Monday, August 13, 2012

 

Albums Released This Week (August 13 - 19)

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):

Aug 13
Gene Vincent ------ Bluejean Bop! ► Rock n Roll >> 1956
The Beatles ------ Help! ► Pop-Rock >> 1965
King Curtis ------ Everybody's Talkin' ► Southern Soul >> 1970
Lynyrd Skynyrd ------ Pronounced, Leh-nerd Skin-nerd ► Southern Rock >> 1973
Chicago ------ Chicago 13 ► Jazz-Rock >> 1979
Don Henley ------ I Can't Stand Still ► Pop-Rock >> 1982
Twisted Sister ------ Love Is For Suckers ► Hair Metal >> 1987
Pixies ------ Bossanova ► Garage Rock >> 1990
Duran Duran ------ Liberty ► Synth-Pop >> 1990
Brooks & Dunn ------ Brand New Man ► Country-Rock >> 1991
Kid Creole & The Coconuts ------ You Shoulda Told Me You Were…. ► Dance-Rock >> 1991
Sheena Easton ------ No Strings ► Standards >> 1993
Akinyele ------ Put It In Your Mouth ► Dirty Rap >> 1996

Aug 14
The Rolling Stones ------ 5 X 5 ► British Invasion >> 1964
Al Green ------ Al Green Gets Next To You ► Soul >> 1971
Buddy Guy & Junior Wells ------ Buddy Guy & Junior Wells Play The Blues ► Electric Blues >> 1974
Roberta Flack ------ Killing Me Softly ► Pop-Soul >> 1973
Brenda Lee ------ Feels So Right ► Country-Pop >> 1985
The Heart Throbs ------ Cleopatra Grip ► Indie Pop >> 1990
Motörhead ------ March Ör Die ► Heavy Metal >> 1992
Godspeed You Black Emperor! ------ F♯ A♯ ∞ ► Instrumental/Experimental >> 1997

Aug 15
Chad & Jeremy ------ Distant Shores ► Folk-Pop >> 1966
Fleetwood Mac ------ Pious Bird Of Good Omen ► Blues-Rock >> 1969
The Band ------ Rock Of Ages ► Folk-Rock >> 1972
Rod Stewart ------ Atlantic Crossing ► Folk-Rock >> 1975
Led Zeppelin ------ In Through The Out Door ► Hard Rock >> 1979
America ------ Alibi ► Folk-Rock >> 1980
The Kinks ------ Give The People What They Want ► British Rock >> 1981
The Pretenders ------ Pretenders II ► Post-Punk >> 1981
AC/DC ------ Flick Of The Switch ► Hard Rock >> 1983
Cheap Trick ------ Next Position Please ► Hard Rock/Power Pop >> 1983
Dio ------ Sacred Heart ► Heavy Metal >> 1985
Michelle Shocked ------ Short, Sharp, Shocked ► Folk-Rock >> 1988
Southern Culture On The Skids ------ Dirt Track Date ► Rockabilly >> 1995
Garbage ------ Garbage ► Art Rock >> 1995
Blind Melon ------ Soup ► Alt. Rock >> 1995
Korn ------ Follow The Leader ► Post-Grunge/Nu Metal >> 1998
Blue October ------ Consent To Treatment ► Indie Rock/Post-Grunge >> 2000

Aug 16
The Rolling Stones ------ Gimme Shelter ► Blues-Rock >> 1971
The Temptations ------ The Temptations Do The Temptations ► Soul - Motown >> 1976
Red Hot Chili Peppers ------ Freaky Styley ► Alt. Funk-Rock >> 1985
Miami Sound Machine ------ Primitive Love ► Pop-Dance >> 1985
Mayhem ------ Deathcrush ► Norwegian Black Metal >> 1987
The Ethiopians ------ Dread Prophecy ► Rocksteady >> 1989
Red Hot Chili Peppers ------ Mother's Milk ► Alt. Funk-Rock >> 1989
ALL ------ Breaking Things ► Punk Rock/Pop-Punk >> 1993
Crosby, Stills & Nash ------ After The Storm ► Folk-Rock >> 1994
Prince ------ Come ► Funk-Pop >> 1994
Barenaked Ladies ------ Maybe You Should Drive ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1994
Neil Young ------ Sleeps With Angels ► Folk-Rock >> 1994
Tricky ------ Juxtapose ► Electronic Trip-Hop >> 1999

Aug 17
Miles Davis ------ Kind Of Blue ► Improv Jazz >> 1959
The Band ------ Stage Fright ► Folk-Rock >> 1970
XTC ------ Drums And Wires ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 1979
W.A.S.P. ------ W.A.S.P. ► Glam Metal >> 1984
Tom Waits ------ Franks Wild Years ► Blues-Rock >> 1987
New Order ------ Substance ► New Wave Synth-Pop >> 1987
Cannibal Corpse ------ Eaten Back To Life ► Heavy Metal/Death Metal >> 1990
The Call ------ Red Moon ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 1990
Take That ------ Take That & Party ► Pop-Rock/Boyband >> 1992
Mariah Carey ------ Music Box ► Pop-Rock >> 1993
Bad Brains ------ Rise ► Post-Punk/Hardcore >> 1993
Tina Arena ------ In Deep ► Pop-Rock >> 1997
Front Line Assembly ------ Re-wind ► Industrial Rock >> 1998
Blur ------ The 10 Year Limited Edition Anniversary Box Set ► Alt Pop-Rock/Britpop >> 1999
The Moody Blues ------ Strange Times ► Prog Rock >> 1999
Iron Maiden ------ The Final Frontier ► Heavy Metal >> 2010

Aug 18
Burning Spear ------ Man In The Hills ► Roots Reggae >> 1976
The Who ------ Who Are You ► British Rock >> 1978
Yes ------ Drama ► Prog Rock >> 1980
Wall Of Voodoo ------ Dark Continent ► Post-Punk >> 1981
ABBA ------ ABBA Live ► Euro-Pop >> 1986
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds ------ Kicking Against The Pricks ► Post-punk Alt Rock >> 1986
Debbie Gibson ------ Out Of The Blue ► Pop-Rock/Dance-Pop >> 1987
Aerosmith ------ Permanent Vacation ► Hard Rock >> 1987
Eric Clapton ------ Unplugged ► Blues-Rock >> 1992
Phranc ------ Goofyfoot ► Folk-Rock/Surf Rock >> 1995
At The Drive-In ------ Acrobatic Tenement ► Post-Hardcore >> 1996
At The Drive-In ------ In/Casino/Out ► Punk Rock >> 1998
Graham Coxon ------ The Sky Is Too High ► Indie Rock/Lo-Fi >> 1998

Aug 19
The Beach Boys ------ The Best Of The Beach Boys, Vol. 3 ► Pop-Rock >> 1968
The Carpenters ------ Close To You ► Soft Rock >> 1970
Nilsson ------ Pussy Cats ► Folk-Rock >> 1974
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young ------ So Far ► Folk-Rock >> 1974
Emerson, Lake & Palmer ------ Welcome Back My Friends To The Show That Never Ends ► Prog Rock >> 1974
The Manhattan Transfer ------ Coming Out ► Jazz-Pop >> 1976
The Doobie Brothers ------ Livin' On The Fault Line ► Pop-Rock >> 1977
John (Cougar) Mellencamp ------ Scarecrow ► Roots Rock >> 1985
Arthur Brown With Jimmy Carl Black ------ Brown, Black & Blue ► Blues-Rock >> 1991
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band ------ The Fire Inside ► Album Rock >> 1991
Sneaker Pimps ------ Becoming X ► Electronic-Dance/Trip Hop >> 1996
Fleetwood Mac ------ The Dance ► Pop-Rock >> 1997
Alison Moyet ------ Hometime [UK] ► AA Pop-Rock >> 2002

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