Monday, October 3, 2016

 

Albums Released This Week (October 3 - 9)

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):


October 03
The Kingston Trio ------ The Last Month Of The Year ► Folk-Pop >> 1960
Merle Haggard ------ Mama Tried ► Classic Country >> 1968
George Harrison ------ Extra Texture (Read All About It) [UK] ► Pop-Rock >> 1975
The Who ------ The Who By Numbers ► British Rock >> 1975
Elvis Presley ------ Elvis In Concert ► Adult Contemporary >> 1977
The Police ------ Zenyatta Mondatta ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 1978
Diamond Head ------ Lightning To The Nations ► Heavy Metal (Brit New Wave) >> 1980
Lindsey Buckingham ------ Law And Order ► Pop-Rock >> 1981
Genesis ------ Genesis ► Prog Rock >> 1983
Keith Richards ------ Talk Is Cheap ► Hard Rock >> 1988
Tracy Chapman ------ Crossroads ► Folk-Rock >> 1989
Linda Ronstadt & Aaron Neville ------ Cry Like A Rainstorm - Howl Like The Wind ► Pop-Rock >> 1989
Mark Knopfler ------ Last Exit To Brooklyn [Sndtrk] ► Roots Rock >> 1989
Jack Bruce ------ A Question Of Time ► Prog Rock/Fusion >> 1989
Otis Day & The Knights ------ Shout ► Soul >> 1989
Blind Guardian ------ Tales From The Twilight World ► Heavy Metal/Power Metal >> 1990
Scarface ------ Mr. Scarface Is Back ► Gangsta Rap >> 1991
Twisted Sister ------ Live At Hammersmith ► Hair Metal >> 1994
The Cranberries ------ No Need To Argue ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1994
Brenda Lee ------ The Very Best With Love ► Country-Pop >> 1994
Mariah Carey ------ Daydream ► Pop-Rock >> 1995
Radiohead ------ Kid A ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 2000
The Doobie Brothers ------ Sibling Rivalry ► Pop-Rock >> 2000
Luis Miguel ------ Vivo ► Latin Pop >> 2000
Paul Simon ------ You're The One ► Folk-Pop >> 2000
Cream ------ Royal Albert Hall May 2-3-5-6, 2005 ► Blues-Rock >> 2005
New Order ------ Singles ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 2005
Evanescence ------ The Open Door ► Hard Rock/Alt Metal >> 2006


October 04
Frank Zappa ------ 200 Motels ► Art Rock >> 1971
Rod Stewart ------ Smiler ► Album Rock >> 1974
John Lennon ------ Walls And Bridges [UK] ► Pop-Rock >> 1974
Elton John ------ Rock Of The Westies ► Pop-Rock >> 1975
Trooper ------ Untitled ► Hard Rock >> 1980
Hall & Oates ------ H20 ► Pop-Rock >> 1982
The Associates ------ Sulk ► New Wave/New Romantic >> 1982
Jefferson Starship ------ Winds Of Change ► Arena Rock >> 1982
Barbra Streisand ------ Emotion ► Easy Listening >> 1984
Ultramagnetic MC's ------ Critical Beatdown ► East Coast Rap >> 1988
Anita Baker ------ Giving You The Best That I Got ► Quiet Storm >> 1988
Savatage ------ Streets: A Rock Opera ► Heavy Metal/Speed Metal >> 1991
Dannii Minogue ------ Get Into You ► Dance-Pop >> 1993
Entombed ------ Wolverine Blues ► Heavy Metal/Death Metal >> 1993
Bon Jovi ------ Cross Road ► Arena Rock >> 1994
Accept ------ Death Row ► Heavy Metal/Kraut Metal >> 1994
Robbie Robertson & The Red Road Ensemble ------ Music For The Native Americans ► Roots Rock >> 1994
The dB's ------ Paris Avenue ► Power Pop >> 1994
R.E.M. ------ R.E.M.: Singles Collected ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1994
Manfred Mann's Earth Band ------ The Best Of Manfred Mann's Earth Band Re-Mastered ► Hard Rock >> 1999
The Clash ------ From Here To Etrenity: Live ► Punk >> 1999
Bloodhound Gang ------ Hooray For Boobies [UK] ► Post-Punk Alt Metal >> 1999
David Bowie ------ Hours ► Glam Rock >> 1999
The Church ------ Beside Yourself ► Alt. Power Pop >> 2004
Little Feat ------ Barnstormin' Live, Vol. 2 ► Southern Rock >> 2005
Bonnie Raitt ------ The Essentials ► Blues-Rock >> 2005
Talking Heads ------ Talking Heads ► New Wave Art-Rock >> 2005
Blondie ------ At The BBC ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 2010
Indigo Girls ------ Beauty Queen Sister ► Folk-Rock >> 2011


October 05
Muddy Waters ------ Electric Mud ► Electric Blues >> 1968
Led Zeppelin ------ Led Zeppelin III ► Hard Rock >> 1970
Elton John ------ Goodbye Yellow Brick Road ► Pop-Rock >> 1973
The Rolling Stones ------ No Stone Unturned ► Blues-rock >> 1973
Bryan Ferry ------ These Foolish Things ► Prog. Rock >> 1973
Joe Jackson ------ I'm The Man ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 1979
The Who ------ Quadrophenia [Sndtrk] ► British Rock >> 1979
The Police ------ Reggatta De Blanc ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 1979
Saxon ------ Denim And Leather ► Heavy Metal >> 1981
Einstürzende Neubatuten ------ Kollaps ► Industrial Electronica >> 1981
Depeche Mode ------ Speak & Spell ► Synth-Pop >> 1981
J. Geils Band ------ You're Getting' Even While I'm Getting' Odd ► Blues-Rock >> 1984
Mike + The Mechanics ------ Mike + The Mechanics ► Brit Pop-Rock >> 1985
Belinda Carlisle ------ Heaven On Earth ► Pop-Rock >> 1987
Terence Trent D'Arby ------ Introducing The Hardline According To Terence Trent D'Arby ► Pop-R&B >> 1987
Lynyrd Skynyrd ------ Legend ► Southern Rock >> 1987
Galaxie 500 ------ This Is Our Music ► Dream Pop >> 1990
American Music Club ------ Everclear ► Roots Rock >> 1991
Heart ------ Rock The House Live! ► Album Rock >> 1991
Bonnie Tyler ------ Angel Heart ► Pop Vocals (Female) >> 1992
Uncle Tupelo ------ Anodyne ► Alt. Country >> 1993
The Afghan Whigs ------ Gentlemen ► Post-Punk >> 1993
Redd Kross ------ Phaseshifter ► Alt. Power Pop >> 1993
Belinda Carlisle ------ Real ► Pop-Rock >> 1993
Def Leppard ------ Retro Active ► Hard Rock >> 1993
Siouxsie And The Banshees ------ Twice Upon A Time: The Singles ► Alt. Rock >> 1992
Republica ------ Republica [UK] ► Punk Rock/Techno-Pop >> 1996
Ash ------ Nu-Clear Sounds [UK] ► Punk-Pop >> 1998
The Band ------ The Best Of The Band, Vol. II ► Folk-Rock >> 1999
Melissa Etheridge ------ Breakdown ► Roots Rock >> 1999
XTC ------ Homespun ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1999
Brenda Lee ------ Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree ► Country-Pop >> 1999
Soul Asylum ------ After The Flood: Live From The Grand Forks Prom, June 28, 1997 ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 2004
R.E.M. ------ Around The Sun ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 2004
Korn ------ Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 ► Post-Grunge/Nu Metal >> 2004
Son Volt ------ Okemah & The Melody Of Riot ► Alt. Country-Rock >> 2006


October 06
Jack Bruce ------ Songs For A Tailor ► Prog Rock/Fusion >> 1969
Genesis ------ Foxtrot ► Prog Rock >> 1972
Rachel Sweet ------ Fool Around ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 1978
Hawkwind ------ Hawklords - 25 Years On ► Heavy Metal >> 1978
Lionel Richie ------ Lionel Richie ► Soul-Dance >> 1982
George Strait ------ Right Or Wrong ► Classic Country >> 1983
Metal Church ------ The Dark ► Heavy Metal/Thrash Metal >> 1986
A-Ha ------ Scoundrel Days ► Synth-Pop >> 1986
R.E.M. ------ Automatic For The People ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1992
The Tragically Hip ------ Fully Completely ► Folk-Rock >> 1992
Soul Asylum ------ Grave Dancer's Union ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1992
Joan Baez ------ Play Me Backwards ► Folk-Pop >> 1992
Bob Marley & The Wailers ------ Songs Of Freedom ► Roots Reggae >> 1992
Aphex Twin ------ Come To Daddy ► Electronica - Dark Ambient >> 1997
Manu Chao ------ Clandestino ► Latin Reggae >> 1998
John Mellencamp ------ John Mellencamp ► Roots Rock >> 1998
Son Volt ------ Wide Swing Tremelo ► Alt. Country-rock >> 1998
Kansas ------ Device-Voice-Drum ► Prog/Arena Rock >> 2002
Bob Dylan ------ The Bootleg Series, Vol. 8: Tell Tale Signs: Rare And Unreleased 1989-2006 ► Folk-Rock >> 2008
Oasis ------ Dig Out Your Soul ► Alt. Pop-Rock/Britpop >> 2008
The Clash ------ Live At Shea Sadium ► Punk >> 2008
Everclear ------ In A Different Light ► Grunge-Punk >> 2009
Kiss ------ Sonic Boom ► Hard Rock >> 2009


October 07
The Beach Boys ------ Little Deuce Coupe ► Pop-Rock >> 1963
XTC ------ 3D EP ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 1977
Dire Straits ------ Dire Straits ► Post-Punk Pop-Rock >> 1978
Heart ------ Dog & Butterfly ► Album Rock >> 1978
Loverboy ------ Get Lucky ► Arena Rock >> 1981
John Cougar Mellencamp ------ Uh-Huh ► Roots Rock >> 1983
Cilla Black ------ Surprisimngly Cilla ► Pop-Rock >> 1985
Slayer ------ Reign In Blood ► Heavy Metal >> 1986
Talking Heads ------ True Stories ► New Wave Art-Rock >> 1986
Exodus ------ Pleasures Of The Flesh ► Heavy Metal >> 1987
Metal Church ------ Hanging In The Balance ► Heavy Metal/Thrash Metal >> 1993
The Shamen ------ Hempton Manor ► Alt Rock/Electro-Psych >> 1996
Steve Earle ------ El Corazón ► Alt. Country >> 1997
Leonard Cohen ------ More Of The Best Of Leonard Cohen ► Folk-Rock >> 1997
Blondie ------ Picture This Live ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 1997
R.E.M. ------ R.E.M.: In The Attic - Alternative Recordings 1985-1989 ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1997
Everclear ------ So Much For The Afterglow ► Grunge-Punk >> 1997
The Four Tops ------ The Ultimate Collection ► Soul - Motown >> 1997
Janet Jackson ------ The Velvet Rope ► Pop-Soul >> 1997
Mötley Crüe ------ 20th Century Masters - The Millennium Collection: The Best Of Mötley Crüe ► Heavy Metal >> 2003
Gov't Mule ------ The Deepest End: Live In Concert ► Southern Rock/Jam Rock >> 2003
Jimmy Buffett ------ Live In Auburn, WA ► Folk-Rock >> 2003
Twisted Sister ------ A Twisted Christmas ► Hair Metal >> 2006
The Pretenders ------ Break Up The Concrete ► Post-Punk >> 2008
Natalie Cole ------ Caroling, Caroling: Christmas With Natalie Cole ► Holiday Soul-Pop >> 2008
Jackson Browne ------ Standing In The Breach ► Folk-Rock >> 2014


October 08
Dusty Springfield ------ Ev'rything's Coming Up Dusty ► Pop-Rock >> 1965
The Hollies ------ Distant Light [UK] ► Pop-Rock >> 1971
Hawkwind ------ In Search Of Space ► Space Rock >> 1971
The Move ------ Message From The Country ► Pop Psychedelic >> 1971
Billy Preston ------ Music Is My Life ► Soul-Funk >> 1972
The Moody Blues ------ This Is The Moody Blues [UK] ► Psychedelic Rock >> 1974
Diana Ross ------ Mahogany ► Soul - Motown >> 1975
Prince ------ Dirty Mind ► Dance-Pop >> 1980
Talking Heads ------ Remain In Light ► New Wave Art-Rock >> 1980
Mike Love ------ Looking Back With Love ► Pop-Rock >> 1981
Joy Division ------ Still ► Post-Punk >> 1981
Diamond Head ------ Borrowed Time ► Heavy Metal (Brit New Wave) >> 1982
Madness ------ Presents The Rise & Fall ► Ska >> 1982
The Fall ------ The Wonderful And Frightening World Of The Fall ► Pop-Rock/Post-Punk >> 1984
Van Morrison ------ Enlightenment ► Folk-Rock >> 1990
Ringo Starr ------ Ringo Starr And His All-Starr Band Volume 2: Live From Montreux ► Pop-Rock >> 1990
Simple Minds ------ Themes - Volume 3: September 85 - June 87 ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 1990
Eric Clapton ------ 24 Nights ► Blues-Rock >> 1991
Soundgarden ------ Badmotorfinger ► Grange Rock >> 1991
Primal Scream ------ Screamadelica ► Indie Rock >> 1991
Pixies ------ Trompe Le Monde ► Garage Rock >> 1991
John Mellencamp ------ Whenever We Wanted ► Roots Rock >> 1991
Simple Minds ------ Glittering Prize 81/92 ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 1992
Robert Earl Keen, Jr. ------ A Bigger Piece Of Sky ► Folk-Rock >> 1993
Chris Isaak ------ Baja Sessions ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1996
Jimmy Buffett ------ Christmas Island ► Folk-Rock >> 1996
Chemlab ------ East Side Militia ► Industrial Rock >> 1996
Karen Carpenter ------ Karen Carpenter ► Easy Listening >> 1996
Colin James ------ National Steel ► Blues-Rock >> 1997
Simple Minds ------ Neon Lights ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 2001
Bon Jovi ------ Bounce ► Arena Rock >> 2002
Gov't Mule ------ The Deep End, Vol. 2 ► Southern Rock/Jam Rock >> 2002
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers ------ The Last DJ ► Album Rock >> 2002
Slaughter ------ Then and Now: Slaughter ► Hair Metal >> 2002
The Apples In Stereo ------ Velocity Of Sound ► Indie Pop-Rock/Power Pop >> 2002


October 09
The Easybeats ------ Best of The Easybeats - Volume 2 ► Rock 'N' Roll >> 1969
Carpenters ------ Ticket To Ride ► Soft Rock >> 1969
Cream ------ Heavy Cream ► Blues-Rock >> 1972
Three Dog Night ------ Cyan ► Blue-Eyed Soul >> 1973
Ashford & Simpson ------ Send It ► Disco >> 1977
Judas Priest ------ Killing Machine ► Heavy Metal >> 1978
Judas Priest ------ Hell Bent For Leather ► Heavy Metal >> 1978
Boomtown Rats ------ The Fine Art Of Surfacing ► New Wave Post-Punk >> 1979
Armored Saint ------ March Of The Saint ► Heavy Metal >> 1984
Devo ------ Shout ► Pop-Rock/Post-Punk New Wave >> 1984
KBC Band ------ KBC Band ► Album Rock >> 1986
Bruce Springsteen ------ Tunnel Of Love ► Album Rock >> 1987
The Psychedelic Furs ------ Book Of Days ► Post-Punk New Wave >> 1989
Kylie Minogue ------ Enjoy Yourself ► Dance-Pop >> 1989
Styx ------ Edge Of The Century ► Prog/Art Rock >> 1990
Mary Chapin Carpenter ------ Shooting Straight In The Dark ► Country-Folk >> 1990
Simple Minds ------ Themes - Volume 4: February 89 - May 90 ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 1990
Placebo ------ Black Market Music ► Alt Rock/Glam Punk >> 2000
Godspeed You Black Emperor! ------ Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas To Heaven ► Instrumental/Experimental >> 2000
Eric Clapton ------ Complete Clapton ► Blues-Rock >> 2007
Karla Bonoff ------ Live ► Pop-Rock >> 2007
Rick Springfield ------ Songs For The End Of The World ► Power Pop >> 2012
Don Felder ------ Road To Forever ► Country-Rock >> 2012

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