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Friday, June 24, 2016 - 10:57am

Rhino has made it a point to reissue classic albums on 180-gram vinyl on a regular basis. This is the latest to get that treatment. You're welcome.

For this installment of “Doing a 180,” we’ve got a release that we’d like to think will go down in history as a classic album, but the truth of the matter is that it’s technically only been out for less than two months.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 11:43am

Rhino has made it a point to reissue classic albums on 180-gram vinyl on a regular basis. This is the latest to get that treatment. You're welcome.

Madonna has most decidedly released some classic albums during the course of her 30+ years as a recording artist, but if you have to nail down the one album that truly defined her sound and helped her make the jump from pop singer to superstar, it’s Like a Virgin.

Friday, June 17, 2016 - 11:48am

Boy, do we have the perfect gift four the Chicago fan in your life!

(You get it? “Four,” because the album’s called Quadio? Okay, fine, we’re moving on…)

It’s been a good year for Chicago thus far, what with the band having been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and to help keep 2016 filled with a regular infusion of further goodness, we’ve just released the Quadio collection, which features nine of Chicago’s albums given quadraphonic and stereo mixes in high resolution 192/24 DTS-HD Master Audio on nine Blu-ray Audio discs.

Friday, June 17, 2016 - 11:34am
If you aren’t familiar with Scala & Koalcny Brothers, then it’s time to change that. After all, they’re celebrating their 20th anniversary this year, so it’s not like they haven’t been around long enough for you to notice them. As it happens, though, their new album, Solstice, is so musically diverse that it’s really about as strong an entry point into their catalog as you could hope to find.
Monday, June 13, 2016 - 12:54pm
As you should be more than aware at this point if you frequent this website even fleetingly on a regular basis, 2016 has been the Year of Phil. We’ve been rolling out deluxe reissues of Phil Collins’ studio albums at a clip of two at a time on a monthly basis, and while this week marks the last pair of the bunch, and they’re both notable in their own way: one remains his most recent studio album to hit #1 in America, and the other remains his most recent studio album, period.