Monday, April 11, 2016

 

Albums Released This Week (April 11 - 17)

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


Apr 11
Creedence Clearwater Revival ------ Mardi Gras ► Folk-Rock >> 1972
The Beach Boys ------ Love You ► Pop-Rock >> 1977
Savatage ------ Sirens ► Heavy Metal/Speed Metal >> 1983
The Who ------ Two's Missing ► Hard Rock >> 1987
Butthole Surfers ------ Hairway To Steven ► Post-Punk Hardcore >> 1988
Iron Maiden ------ Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son ► Heavy Metal >> 1988
Celtic Frost ------ Vanity/Nemesis ► Heavy Metal >> 1990
Pavement ------ Wowee Zowee ► Garage Rock >> 1995
No Doubt ------ Return Of Saturn ► Ska-Pop >> 2000
Bad Manners ------ Special Brew ► Ska Revival >> 2000
Queen ------ Stone Cold Classics ► Glam Rock >> 2006
Asia ------ Phoenix ► Prog Rock >> 2008
Bob Dylan ------ In Concert - Brandeis University 1963 ► Folk-Rock >> 2011


Apr 12
Martha Reeves & The Vandellas ------ Dance Party ► Soul - Motown >> 1965
The Supremes ------ We Remember Sam Cooke ► Soul - Motown >> 1965
The Jackson 5 ------ Maybe Tomorrow ► Soul - Motown >> 1971
Stevie Wonder ------ Where I'm Coming From ► Pop-R&B >> 1971
Stephen Stills & Manassas ------ Manassas ► Folk-Rock >> 1972
J. Geils Band ------ Bloodshot ► Blues-Rock >> 1973
Poco ------ Seven ► Country-Rock >> 1974
Bob Seger ------ Beautiful Loser ► Heartland Rock >> 1975
Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band ------ Live Bullet ► Rock n Roll >> 1976
John Mellencamp (John Cougar) ------ American Fool ► Roots Rock >> 1982
Rush ------ Grace Under Pressure ► Arena Rock >> 1984
Cheap Trick ------ Lap Of Luxury ► Hard Rock/Power Pop >> 1988
Neil Young ------ This Note's For You ► Blues-Rock >> 1988
David Gray ------ A Century Ends ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1993
Bruce Springsteen ------ In Concert/MTV Unplugged ► Album Rock >> 1993
All-4-One ------ All-4-One ► Contemporary Soul >> 1994
Hole ------ Live Through This ► Grunge >> 1994
Nightmares On Wax ------ Carboot Soul ► Electronic/Trip Hop >> 1999
Supertramp ------ It Was The Best Of Times ► Prog/Art Rock >> 1999
New Order ------ In Sessions ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 2004
Foo Fighters ------ Wasting Light ► Grunge Rock >> 2011
Counting Crows ------ Underwater Sunshine (Or What We Did On Our Summer Vacation) ► AA Pop-Rock >> 2012


Apr 13
Diana Ross & The Supremes ------ Farewell ► Soul >> 1970
David Bowie ------ Aladdin Sane ► Glam Rock >> 1973
Bob Marley & The Wailers ------ Catch A Fire ► Roots Reggae >> 1973
Michael Jackson ------ Music & Me ► Soul Ballad >> 1973
Thin Lizzy ------ Black Rose: A Rock Legend ► Hard Rock >> 1979
Billy Squier ------ Don't Say No ► Hard Rock >> 1981
The Church ------ Of Skins And Heart ► Alt. Power Pop >> 1981
R.E.M. ------ Murmur ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1983
Johnny Cash ------ Johnny Cash Is Coming To Town ► Trad Country >> 1987
Fleetwood Mac ------ Tango In The Night ► Pop-Rock >> 1987
Glass Tiger ------ Diamond Sun ► Pop-Rock >> 1988
The Cross ------ Shove It ► Hard Rock >> 1988
Chris Isaak ------ San Francisco Days ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1993
Bruce Springsteen ------ 18 Tracks ► Album Rock >> 1999
The Who ------ 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection: The Best Of The Who ► British Rock >> 1999
The Ataris ------ Blue Skies, Broken Hearts…Next 12 Exits ► Pop-Punk >> 1999
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers ------ Echo ► Album Rock >> 1999
Rick Springfield ------ Karma ► Power Pop >> 1999
The Jellybricks ------ The Soap Opera ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1999
Bruce Springsteen ------ Collection: 1973-2012 ► Heartland Rock >> 2012


Apr 14
Dionne Warwick ------ Dionne Warwick In Paris ► Pop-Soul >> 1966
Gentle Giant ------ Three Friends ► Prog Rock >> 1972
Judas Priest ------ British Steel ► Heavy Metal >> 1980
Iron Maiden ------ Iron Maiden ► Heavy Metal >> 1980
Van Halen ------ Diver Down ► Hard Rock >> 1982
David Bowie ------ Let's Dance ► Glam Rock >> 1983
Cocteau Twins ------ Victorialand ► Folk-Rock >> 1986
Soul Asylum ------ Clam Dip & Other Delights [EP] ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1989
Chaka Khan ------ The Woman I Am ► Soul-Funk >> 1992
ZZ Top ------ Greatest Hits ► Blues-Rock >> 1992
Cast ------ Mother Nature Calls ► Britpop >> 1997
Converge ------ When Forever Comes Crashing ► Punk/Metalcore >> 1998


Apr 15
Marvin Gaye & Mary Wells ------ Together ► Soul - Motown >> 1964
The Rolling Stones ------ Aftermath ► Rock n Roll >> 1966
Al Green ------ Green Is Blues ► Soul (Southern) >> 1970
Grand Funk Railroad ------ Survival ► Hard Rock >> 1971
Lynyrd Skynyrd ------ Second Helping ► Southern Rock >> 1974
The Stranglers ------ Rattus Norvegicus ► Punk-Rock >> 1977
Andrew Gold ------ All This And Heaven Too ► Pop-Rock >> 1978
Billy Ocean ------ Love Zone ► Dance-Pop >> 1986
Leo Kottke ------ My Father's Face ► Folk-Rock >> 1989
The Doobie Brothers ------ Brotherhood ► Pop-Rock >> 1991
Grateful Dead ------ One From The Vault ► Psychedelic Rock >> 1991
David Gray ------ Sell, Sell, Sell ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1996
Savage Garden ------ Savage Garden ► Dance-Pop >> 1997
Buck-O-Nine ------ Twenty-Eight Teeth ► Ska-Punk >> 1997
Depeche Mode ------ Ultra ► Synth-Pop >> 1997
Teddy Pendergrass ------ You And I ► Soul-Pop >> 1997
Bran Van 3000 ------ Glee ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1997
ZZ Top ------ Mescalero ► Blues-Rock >> 2003
Fleetwood Mac ------ Say You Will ► Pop-Rock >> 2003
Simple Minds ------ Sunday Express - Live Volume 1 ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 2007
Rush ------ Snakes & Arrows Live ► Prog/Art Rock >> 2008


Apr 16
The Rolling Stones ------ The Rolling Stones ► Rock n Roll >> 1964
Bert Jansch ------ Bert Jansch ► Folk-Rock >> 1965
Donovan ------ A Gift From A Flower To A Garden [UK] ► Folk-Rock >> 1968
Minnie Riperton ------ Come To My Garden ► Soul-Pop >> 1970
Klaus Schulze ------ Moondawn ► Space Rock >> 1976
The Damned ------ Damned, Damned, Damned ► Punk-Rock >> 1977
The Band ------ The Last Waltz ► Folk-Rock >> 1978
Stephanie Mills ------ Sweet Sensation ► Quiet Storm >> 1980
Poco ------ Inamorata ► Country-Rock >> 1984
The Bodeans ------ Love & Hope & Sex & Dreams ► Roots Rock >> 1986
Spacemen 3 ------ The Perfect Perscription ► Neo-Psychedelia/Space Rock >> 1987
Scorpions ------ Savage Amusement ► Heavy Metal >> 1988
Bathory ------ Hammerheart ► Heavy Metal/Viking Metal >> 1990
Chris Rea ------ Auberge ► Album Rock >> 1991
Brainbombs ------ Genius And Brutality - Taste And Power ► Noise Rock >> 1995
Brooks & Dunn ------ Borderline ► Country-Rock >> 1996
Voice Of The Beehive ------ Sex & Misery ► Alt. Rock >> 1996
Tom Waits ------ Mule Variations ► Blues-Rock >> 1999
Echo & The Bunnymen ------ What Are You Going To Do With Your Life? ► Post-Punk >> 1999
The Band ------ The Last Waltz [Box Set] ► Folk-Rock >> 2002
Phish ------ Live Phish Volume 10 ► Prog Rock/Jam Band >> 2002
Phish ------ Live Phish Volume 11 ► Prog Rock/Jam Band >> 2002
Phish ------ Live Phish Volume 12 ► Prog Rock/Jam Band >> 2002
Phish ------ Live Phish Volume 7 ► Prog Rock/Jam Band >> 2002
Phish ------ Live Phish Volume 8 ► Prog Rock/Jam Band >> 2002
Phish ------ Live Phish Volume 9 ► Prog Rock/Jam Band >> 2002
The Kingston Trio ------ The Final Concert ► Folk-Pop >> 2007
Aldo Nova ------ Under The Gun...A Portrait Of Aldo Nova ► Glam Rock >> 2007
The Pretenders ------ Live In London ► Post-Punk >> 2010
Foo Fighters ------ Medium Rare ► Grunge Rock >> 2011
R.E.M. ------ R.E.M. Three ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 2011
Houses ------ A Quiet Darkness ► Electronic Pop >> 2013


Apr 17
Dusty Springfield ------ A Girl Called Dusty ► Pop-Rock >> 1964
Brinsley Schwarz ------ Brinsley Schwarz ► Pub Rock >> 1970
Ten Years After ------ Cricklewood Green ► Blues-Rock >> 1970
Peter Frampton ------ Wind Of Change ► Pop-Rock >> 1972
Eagles ------ Desperado ► Country-Rock >> 1973
Stiff Little Fingers ------ Go For It ► Punk-Rock >> 1981
Motörhead ------ Iron Fist ► Heavy Metal/Speed Metal >> 1982
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds ------ The Good Son ► Alt Rock >> 1990
Rick Wakeman ------ Silent Nights ► Art-Rock >> 1991
Rick Wakeman ------ Time Machine ► Prog Rock >> 1991
The Church ------ Uninvited, Like The Clouds ► Alt. Power Pop >> 2006
Dark Tranquility ------ Fiction ► Heavy Metal/Melodic Death Metal >> 2007

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