Monday, May 8, 2017

 

Albums Released This Week (May 8 - 14)

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):


May 08
The Jackson 5 ------ ABC ► Soul - Motown >> 1970
The Beatles ------ Let It Be ► Pop-Rock >> 1970
Wishbone Ash ------ Argus ► Prog Rock >> 1972
The Kinks ------ Preservation Act 2 ► British Rock >> 1974
Bob Marley & The Wailers ------ Legend ► Roots Reggae >> 1984
Phish ------ Junta ► Prog Rock/Jam Band >> 1989
Simple Minds ------ Street Fighting Years ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 1989
Paula Abdul ------ Shut Up And Dance ► Dance-Pop >> 1990
Wilson Phillips ------ Wilson Phillips ► Pop-Rock >> 1990
Filter ------ Short Bus ► Industrial Rock >> 1995
Paul Simon ------ Greatest Hits: Shining Like A National Guitar ► Folk-Pop >> 2000
Pablo Cruise ------ The Best Of Pablo Cruise ► Pop-Rock >> 2001
The Knack ------ On Stage At The World Café ► Power Pop >> 2007
Glenn Frey ------ After Hours ► Pop-Rock >> 2012
Here We Go Magic ------ A Different Ship ► Dream Pop >> 2012


May 09
Paul Revere & The Raiders ------ Midnight Ride ► Pop-Rock >> 1966
Ambrose Slade ------ Beginnings ► Hard Rock >> 1969
George Harrison ------ Electronic Sound [UK] ► Art-Rock >> 1969
Henry Cow ------ In Praise Of Learning ► Prog Rock/Avant-Garde >> 1975
Linton Kwesi Johnson ------ Bass Culture ► Dub Poetry >> 1980
The Style Council ------ Internationalists ► Synth-Pop >> 1985
The Style Council ------ Our Favourite Shop ► Synth-Pop >> 1985
John Cougar Mellencamp ------ Big Daddy ► Roots Rock >> 1989
Cyndi Lauper ------ A Night To Remember ► Pop-Rock >> 1989
808 State ------ Ex:El ► Acid House >> 1991
Kenny G ------ The Very Best Of Kenny G ► Jazz-Pop >> 1994
Elvis Costello ------ Kojak Variety ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1995
Babes In Toyland ------ Nemesisters ► Hard Rock/Riot Grrl >> 1995
Jamiroquai ------ The Return Of The Space Cowboy ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 1995
Cream ------ The Very Best Of Cream ► Blues-Rock >> 1995
Bad Religion ------ The New America ► Punk Rock >> 2000
Chris Isaak ------ Best Of Chris Isaak ► Adult Contemporary >> 2006
Snow Patrol ------ Eyes Open ► Alt. Rock >> 2006
Korn ------ Live & Rare ► Post-Grunge/Nu Metal >> 2006
Neil Young ------ Living With War ► Folk-Rock >> 2006
Against All Authority ------ The Restoration Of Chaos & Order ► Ska-Punk >> 2006
Gnarls Barkley ------ St. Elsewhere ► Alt. Rap >> 2006
Red Hot Chili Peppers ------ Stadium Arcadium ► Alt. Funk-Rock >> 2006
Paul Simon ------ Surprise ► Folk-Pop >> 2006
The Zombies ------ Breathe Out, Breathe In ► Art Rock >> 2011
Iggy Pop ------ Après ► Alt. Rock / Punk >> 2012


May 10
The Ventures ------ Hawaii Five-O ► Rock n Roll Instrumental >> 1969
Elton John ------ 11-17-70 ► Pop-Rock >> 1971
Jethro Tull ------ Thick As A Brick ► Prog Rock >> 1972
The Birthday Party ------ Junkyard ► Post-Punk Goth Rock >> 1982
Duran Duran ------ Rio ► Synth-Pop >> 1982
Ministry ------ With Sympathy ► Industrial Metal >> 1983
Twisted Sister ------ Stay Hungry ► Hair Metal >> 1984
Teddy Pendergrass ------ Joy ► Soul-Pop >> 1988
Prince ------ Lovesexy ► Pop-Rock >> 1988
The Pointer Sisters ------ Right Rhythm ► Electro-dance-pop >> 1990
Steelheart ------ Steelheart ► Hair Metal >> 1990
Dire Straits ------ Encores [EP] ► Post-Punk Pop-Rock >> 1993
Blur ------ Modern Life Is Rubbish ► Alt Pop-Rock/Britpop >> 1993
Dire Straits ------ On The Night ► Post-Punk Pop-Rock >> 1993
Danielle Brisebois ------ Arrive All Over You ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 1994
The Pretenders ------ Last Of The Independents ► Post-Punk >> 1994
Indigo Girls ------ Swamp Ophelia ► Folk-Rock >> 1994
Weezer ------ Weezer (The Blue Album) ► Alt. Rock/Power Pop >> 1994
Styx ------ Big Bang Theory ► Prog/Art Rock >> 2005
Lucinda Williams ------ Live @ The Fillmore ► Alt. Country >> 2005
Triumph ------ Livin' For The Weekend: Anthology ► Arena Rock >> 2005
Weezer ------ Make Believe ► Alt. Rock/Power Pop >> 2005
Dave Matthews Band ------ Stand Up ► AA Pop-Rock >> 2005
The Cars ------ Move Like This ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 2001
The Psychedelic Furs ------ Playlist: The Best Of The Psychedelic Furs ► Punk Rock >> 2011
Aerosmith ------ Tough Love: Best Of The Ballads ► Hard Rock >> 2011


May 11
The Small Faces ------ Small Faces ► Psychedelic Rock >> 1966
Various Artists ------ Woodstock: Music From The Original Soundtrack And More ► Rock n Roll >> 1970
The Meters ------ Cabbage Alley ► Funk >> 1972
Hawkwind ------ The Space Ritual Alive In Liverpool And London ► Space Rock >> 1973
Wishbone Ash ------ Wishbone Four ► Prog Rock >> 1973
Natalie Cole ------ Inseparable ► Dance >> 1975
The Clash ------ The Cost Of Living [EP] ► Punk >> 1979
The Cure ------ Three Imaginary Boys ► Post-Punk >> 1979
Kraftwerk ------ Computer World ► Techno-Rock >> 1981
Grace Jones ------ Nightclubbing ► Club-Dance/Post-Disco >> 1981
Frank Zappa ------ Return Of The Son Of Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar ► Instrumental Rock >> 1981
Frank Zappa ------ Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar ► Instrumental Rock >> 1981
Frank Zappa ------ Shut Up 'N Play Yer Guitar Some More ► Instrumental Rock >> 1981
Eurythmics ------ Be Yourself Tonight ► New Wave Synth-Pop >> 1985
Simple Minds ------ Live In The City Of Light ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 1987
Bathory ------ Under The Sign Of The Black Mark ► Heavy Metal/Black Metal >> 1987
Stevie Nicks ------ The Other Side Of The Mirror ► Pop-Rock >> 1989
Soundgarden ------ Screaming Life/Fopp ► Grange Rock >> 1990
Bruce Cockburn ------ Nothing But A Burning Light ► Folk-Rock >> 1991
Iron Maiden ------ Fear Of The Dark ► Heavy Metal >> 1992
Toto ------ Kingdom Of Desire ► Pop-Rock/Arena Rock >> 1993
New Order ------ Republic ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 1993
Aimee Mann ------ Whatever ► AA Pop-Rock >> 1993
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds ------ The Best Of Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds [UK] ► Alt Rock >> 1998
Ash ------ Nu-Clear Sounds ► Punk-Pop >> 1999
Ricky Martin ------ Ricky Martin ► Latin Dance-Pop >> 1999
Jackson Browne ------ Love Is Strange: En Vivo Con Tino ► Folk-Rock >> 2010


May 12
Jimi Hendrix Experience ------ Are You Experienced? [UK] ► Psychedelic Rock >> 1967
The Rolling Stones ------ Exile On Main Street ► Rock n Roll >> 1972
The Stranglers ------ Black And White ► Punk-Rock >> 1978
Robert Fripp ------ Exposure ► Art Rock >> 1979
New Order ------ Low-Life ► New Wave Synth-Pop >> 1985
Indigo Girls ------ Rites Of Passage ► Folk-Rock >> 1992
Testament ------ The Ritual ► Heavy Metal/Thrash Metal >> 1992
The Black Crowes ------ The Southern Harmony And Musical Companion ► Southern Rock >> 1992
Soul Asylum ------ Candy From A Stranger ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1998
Garbage ------ Version 2.0 ► Art Rock >> 1998
Robert Palmer ------ Drive ► Blue-Eyed Soul >> 2003
Buzzcocks ------ Inventory ► Punk-Rock >> 2003
Limp Bizkit ------ Collected ► Rap-Metal >> 2008
Richard Marx & Max Scannell ------ Duo ► Adult Contemporary >> 2008
Iron Maiden ------ Somewhere Back In Time: The Best of: 1980-1989 ► Heavy Metal >> 2008
Steve Earle ------ Townes ► Alt. Country >> 2009
Blondie ------ Blondie 4(0) Ever ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 2014


May 13
Frank Zappa ------ Lumpy Gravy ► Art Rock >> 1968
Donna Summer ------ I Remember Yesterday ► Disco >> 1977
Roger Daltrey ------ One Of The Boys ► Hard Rock >> 1977
Elton John ------ 21 At 33 ► Pop-Rock >> 1980
Rough Trade ------ Avoid Freud ► New Wave Synth-Pop >> 1980
Dire Straits ------ Brothers In Arms ► Post-Punk Pop-Rock >> 1985
Various Artists ------ Top Gun [Sndtrk] ► Pop-Rock >> 1986
Limp Bizkit ------ Rock Im Park 2001 ► Rap-Metal >> 2008


May 14
Donovan ------ What's Bin Did And What's Been Hid [UK] ► Folk-Rock >> 1965
Dionne Warwick ------ On Stage And In The Movies ► Pop-Soul >> 1967
Neil Young With Crazy Horse ------ Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere ► Folk-Rock >> 1969
Carpenters ------ Carpenters ► Soft Rock >> 1971
Pink Floyd ------ Relics ► Prog Rock >> 1971
Rory Gallagher ------ Live In Europe ► Blues-Rock >> 1972
AC/DC ------ High Voltage ► Hard Rock >> 1976
Heart ------ Little Queen ► Album Rock >> 1977
Peter Frampton ------ Breaking All The Rules ► Arena Rock >> 1981
The Clash ------ Combat Rock ► Punk >> 1982
Eric Clapton ------ Time Pieces: The Best Of Eric Clapton ► Blues-Rock >> 1982
Chicago ------ Chicago 17 ► Jazz-Rock >> 1984
Supertramp ------ Brother Where You Bound ► Prog/Art Rock >> 1985
Sade ------ Stronger Than Pride [UK] ► Quiet Storm >> 1988
Oleta Adams ------ Circle Of One ► Jazz-Pop Fusion >> 1990
The Bee Gees ------ High Civilization ► Pop-Rock >> 1991
EMF ------ Schubert Dip ► Synth-Pop >> 1991
Paula Abdul ------ Spellbound ► Dance-Pop >> 1991
Elvis Costello And The Attractions ------ All This Useless Beauty ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1996
Amorphis ------ Elegy ► Heavy Metal/Death Metal >> 1996
Peter Wolf ------ Long Line ► Blues-Rock/Blue-Eyed Soul >> 1996
Def Leppard ------ Slang ► Hard Rock >> 1996
Spin Doctors ------ You've Got To Believe In Something ► Alt Pop-Rock >> 1996
Miss Kitten & The Hacker ------ Intimités ► Electro Pop >> 1999
Scorpions ------ Acoustica ► Heavy Metal/Kraut Rock >> 2001
Deadsy ------ Commencement ► Synth Rock/Nu Metal >> 2002
Van Morrison ------ Down The Road ► Folk-Rock >> 2002
Weezer ------ Maladroit ► Alt. Rock/Power Pop >> 2002
Bryan Adams ------ Spirit - Stallion Of The Cimarron [Sndtrk] ► Pop-Rock >> 2002
Rush ------ Vapor Trails ► Prog/Art Rock >> 2002

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