Those who know Bette Midler’s long and storied career are already well aware that she’s rarely been anything less than divine, but some things are more divine than others, and if you’re looking for maximum divinity, you’ll find it in Rhino’s new deluxe edition of Midler’s 1972 debut album, THE DIVINE MISS M.
When you reach your 25th anniversary, people are supposed to celebrate by giving you a gift that’s made of sterling silver. In the case of Jane’s Addiction, they’re celebrating their own 25th anniversary by giving the fans a gift.
As you know from our regular “Doing a 180” posts, we’ve made it a point to reissue classic albums on 180-gram vinyl on a regular basis, but we’ve got one coming up tomorrow that we thought was worth mentioning prior to its actual release, if only because it’s one of the most important live albums in alt-rock history.
20 years ago, Pantera released the eighth studio album of their career, and it remains one of the most intense, hard-hitting LPs in their catalog. To celebrate this momentous anniversary, we’re reissuing THE GREAT SOUTHERN TRENDKILL in a very special 20th anniversary edition that may actually rock harder than the album did in its original release, and while we can appreciate why you might be skeptical of this claim, just wait ‘til you see the track listing.