50th Anniversary

JEFFERSON AIRPLANE's 'Volunteers' Album Turns 50!

'Volunteers,' the 5th studio album from San Francisco's JEFFERSON AIRPLANE was released 50 years ago, and it's then-controversial anti-war sentiment and pro-environmental stance are still rallying cries in 2019. 'Volunteers' was the first Airplane album to be recorded in San Francisco, and featured...
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New HENDRIX 'Band of Gypsys' Box Set Coming In November!

When JIMI HENDRIX disbanded the Jimi Hendrix Experience in early 1969, the legendary guitarist wasted no time in putting together a new vehicle for his music...that new group was Band of Gypsys , and included drummer Buddy Miles , and bassist Billy Cox whom Hendrix had known from his time in the...
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ROLLING STONES Ready 'Let It Bleed' 50th Anniversary Edition

In a half-century-plus career that has seen The ROLLING STONES release some amazing recordings, most fans and music writers agree that the period of 1968-1972, along with the albums released in that time span, remains the most legendary era of The Stones recorded output...The Stones began that run...
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ZZ TOP Documentary Hits The Big Screen In Mid-August

Coinciding with the beginning of ZZ TOP 's 50 Anniversary Tour will be the upcoming release of 'That Lil' Ol' Band From Texas,' a documentary that celebrates one of Rock & Roll's most iconic and enduring outfits. The movie will open in Hollywood on August 13th with all 3 Top members attending...
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Will There Be A Deluxe 50th Anniversary Edition of 'Abbey Road'

'Abbey Road,' The BEATLES exquisite final album will realize it's 50th anniversary this September, and Beatles' fans are increasingly interested in whether or not there will be a 50th Anniversary Deluxe Editon of the Fabs' swan song recording..There's good reason for the speculation and...
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New Rock & Roll Releases For August!

The list of new Rock & Roll releases slated for August includes a trio of very cool 'live' releases, with the most eagerly anticipated being 'Live At Woodstock' from Creedence Clearwater Revival . Unreleased since it was first performed 50 years ago , the much sought after complete Woodstock...
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'Chicago Transit Authority' 50th Anniversary Edition Set For August Release

The debut album from CHICAGO , 'Chicago Transit Authority' (or simply 'Chicago' after they were forced to change the title) will be 50 years old and will be re-released at the end of August. Originally released in April 1969, the LP topped the Billboard Album Chart ( and remained active on the...
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50th Anniversary Re-Issue Of 'Alice's Restaurant' Due in August

2019 marks the 50th Anniversary of ARLO GUTHRIE 's enduring Thanksgiving classic, 'Alice's Restaurant,' and the occasion will be marked by a new, re-issue (on CD & vinyl) that boasts lots of extras! Already expanded and re-issued once before (1998), the latest edition, 'Alice’s Restaurant:...
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YES To Release Live Chronicle Of Their 2018 50th Anniversary Tour

Rock & Roll Hall of Famers YES are about to release a live set of their recent, successful 2018 50th Anniversary Tour , with the bulk of the songs taken from a performance in Philadelphia. Coming on August 2nd (2CDs/4 vinyl LPs & limited edition colored vinyl), 'Yes: 50 Live' features...
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New 38-Disc Woodstock Collection Set For August Release

Why even consider going to a Woodstock 're-boot' when you can really recapture the now long-gone vibes and sounds of the 3 days of 'Peace, Love, & Music' in 1969 via a new, comprehensive 38-Disc collection coming in August! 'Woodstock 50—Back to the Garden—The Definitive 50th Anniversary...
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