Monday, January 30, 2012

 

Albums Released This Week (January 30 - February 5)

Here's a sampling of the best music ever made! - great albums from the 60s, 70s and 80s rock and pop which were released this week (and some related albums of note):


Jan 30

The Kingston Trio ------ Make Way ► Folk-Pop >> 1961
The Rolling Stones ------ The Rolling Stones No. 2 ► Blues-Rock >> 1965
The Velvet Underground ------ White Light/White Heat ► Alt. Rock >> 1968
Moby Grape ------ Moby Grape '69 ► Psychedelic Rock (SFO) >> 1969
T. Rex ------ Futuristic Dragon ► Glam Rock >> 1976
Blue Öyster Cult ------ Club Ninja ► Metal >> 1986
The Blue Nile ------ Hats ► Synth/Dream-Pop >> 1989
New Order ------ Technique ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 1989
Free Kitten ------ Nice Ass ► Indie Rock >> 1995
Ministry ------ Filth Pig ► Industrial Metal >> 1996


Jan 31

Tony Bennett ------ The Movie Song Album ► Easy Listening >> 1966
Al Green ------ Let's Stay Together ► Soul (Southern) >> 1972
Christopher Cross ------ Another Page ► Pop-Rock, Soft >> 1983
Curtis Mayfield ------ BBC Radio 1 In Concert ► Soul/Funk >> 1994
Tori Amos ------ Under The Pink ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1994


Feb 01

The Doors ------ Morrison Hotel ► Blues-Rock >> 1970
The Doobie Brothers ------ What Were Once Vices Are Now Habits ► Pop-Rock >> 1974
Girl ------ Sheer Greed ► Heavy Metal/Glam-Metal >> 1980
Earthstar ------ Atomkraft? Nein, Danke! ► Kosmische Musik >> 1981
Eric Clapton ------ Money And Cigarettes ► Blues-Rock >> 1983
Tesla ------ The Great Radio Controversy ► Hard Rock >> 1989
Accept ------ Objection Overruled ► Heavy Metal/Kraut Metal >> 1993
Paul McCartney ------ Off The Ground ► Pop-Rock >> 1993
Fugees ------ Blunted On Reality ► Rap/Contemporary R&B >> 1994
Green Day ------ Dookie ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 1994
Blondie ------ No Exit ► Pop-Rock >> 1999
Dr. John ------ Duke Elegant ► New Orleans R&B >> 2000
The Beach Boys ------ Greatest Hits Volume Three: Best of the Brother Years 1970–1986 ► Pop-Rock >> 2000
Jack Johnson ------ Brushfire Fairy Tales ► AA Folk-Rock >> 2001
Jack Johnson ------ Sleep Through The Static ► AA Folk-Rock >> 2008


Feb 02

Lynyrd Skynyrd ------ Gimme Back My Bullets ► Southern Rock >> 1976
Genesis ------ A Trick Of The Tail [UK] ► Prog Rock >> 1976
Stiff Little Fingers ------ Inflammable Material ► Punk-Rock >> 1979
Iron Maiden ------ Killers ► Heavy Metal >> 1981
The Style Council ------ Cost Of Loving ► Synth-Pop >> 1987
Expose ------ Exposure ► Dance-Pop >> 1987
The Psychedelic Furs ------ Midnight To Midnight ► New Wave Post-Punk >> 1987
Lita Ford ------ Lita ► Hard Rock >> 1988
Brian May ------ Back To The Light ► Hard Rock >> 1993
Belly ------ Star ► Alt Rock/Dream Pop >> 1993
Pavement ------ Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain ► Indie Rock/Noise Rock >> 1994
Built To Spill ------ Keep It A Secret ► Indie Rock/Pop-Rock >> 1999


Feb 03

The Beatles ------ Twist And Shout ► Pop-Rock >> 1964
Jethro Tull ------ This Was ► Prog Rock >> 1969
The Byrds ------ Dr. Byrds & Mr. Hyde ► Country-Rock >> 1969
Rainbow ------ Difficult To Cure ► Hard Rock >> 1981
Earth ------ Earth 2 ► Drone Doom Rock >> 1993
Energy Orchard ------ Pain Killer ► Alt Indie Rock >> 1995
David Bowie ------ Earthling ► Techno Rock >> 1997
Texas ------ White On Blonde ► Blues-Rock >> 1997
Various Artists ------ Blues Brothers 2000 [Sndtrk] ► Blues-Rock >> 1998
Pearl Jam ------ Yield ► Hard Rock >> 1998
Incubus ------ A Crow Left Of The Murder… ► Funk Metal >> 2004


Feb 04

The Strawbs ------ Grave New World ► Prog. Rock >> 1972
Elvis Presley ------ Aloha From Hawaii: Via Satellite ► Contemporary Adult Pop-Rock >> 1973
Fleetwood Mac ------ Rumours ► Pop-Rock >> 1977
The Buggles ------ The Age Of Plastic ► New Wave Power Pop >> 1980
The Ramones ------ End Of The Century ► Punk-Rock >> 1980
Echo & The Bunnymen ------ Porcupine ► Post-Punk >> 1983
Widespread Panic ------ Space Wrangler ► Southern Rock >> 1988
Bob Marley & The Wailers ------ Talkin' Blues ► Roots Reggae >> 1991
Widespread Panic ------ Bombs & Butterflies ► Southern Rock >> 1997
Silverchair ------ Freak Show ► Grunge Rock >> 1997
Tony Bennett ------ Tony Bennett On Holiday ► Easy Listening >> 1997


Feb 05

Barclay James Harvest ------ Once Again ► Prog Rock >> 1971
Minnie Riperton ------ Stay In Love ► Soul-Pop >> 1977
The Bee Gees ------ Spirits Having Flown ► Disco >> 1979
The Cure ------ Boys Don't Cry ► Post-Punk >> 1980
Queen ------ Innuendo ► Glam Rock >> 1991
Nirvana ------ Hormoaning ► Grunge >> 1992
Deep Purple ------ Purpendicular ► Hard Rock >> 1996
Belinda Carlisle ------ Voila ► Pop-Rock >> 2007

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