Two forthcoming CDs showcase previously unreleased and rare solo material from Big Star’s Alex Chilton. Plus, music from Charlie Faye, Cold War Kids, A Different Thread, Ruth Wyand, and Donna the Buffalo.
It’s a “must read,” says Bloomberg’s columnist.
A career-spanning box proves there’s much more to Bobbie Gentry than the classic “Ode to Billie Joe.” Plus, a Marianne Faithfull anthology, Bob Dylan rehearsal tapes, new music from paisley-underground bands, and a Ynana Rose CD.
The fourth in a series of mammoth box sets covers David Bowie’s output from 1983 to 1988. It’s a mixed bag but there are gems interspersed throughout.
The Rolling Stones’ Beggars Banquet resurfaces in a 50th anniversary edition. Plus more new CDs and a book called Dreaming about Dylan.
A big new box set offers a surround-sound mix of one of the Beatles’ best albums and includes dozens of engrossing demo and session recordings.