Content tagged with 'Classic recordings'

Classic albums re-examined: Japan – Obscure Alternatives

Japan – Obscure Alternatives Music On Vinyl (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby Fronted by David Sylvian (vocals, guitar) and backed by Mick Karn (bass), Steve Jansen (drums), Rob Dean (guitar) and… Read more

Classic recordings: Bernard Haitink and the LSO – Beethoven Symphony No.6 ‘Pastoral’/Symphony No.2

Bernard Haitink and the LSO – Beethoven Symphony No.6 ‘Pastoral’/Symphony No.2 Bowers and Wilkins (24-bit FLAC) By Paul Rigby Two symphonies are covered in this single FLAC. The first of… Read more

Classic Recordings: Massive Attack – Heligoland

Massive Attack – Heligoland Vinyl Factory/Virgin (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby Any new album by Massive Attack is worthy of note and Heligoland is no exception, not least for the additional… Read more

Classic Recordings: Miles Davis – In A Silent Way

Miles Davis – In A Silent Way Music On Vinyl – (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby It’s easy, when reviewing a newly released reissue, to fall back on old standard phrases… Read more

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Classic Recordings: Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe

Various – Jazz At The Philharmonic In Europe Speakers Corner – (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby Record producer and promoter, Norman Grantz began a series of collective shows, back in 1944,… Read more

Classic Recordings: Pink Floyd – Dark Side of the Moon

Pink Floyd – Dark Side Of The Moon EMI – (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby There are albums out there that are very good indeed, are given top marks in music… Read more

Classic Recordings: The Who – Live at the Isle of Wight

THE WHO – Live At The Isle Of Wight Festival 1970 Lillith –  (Vinyl) By Paul Rigby Arguably the world’s best rock band, The Who oozed energy. Even when they… Read more