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.
Jimi Hendrix’s classic Electric Ladyland gets the reissue it deserves. Plus, albums from the Brother Brothers, Glen Campbell, and Procol Harum, and a Rolling Stones-curated blues anthology
A massive box set collects every last recording from country singer Lefty Frizzell, plus releases from Roy Orbison, the Velvet Underground, Martha Spencer, Louise Goffin, Taylor Martin, and L.E.S. Douze.
A six-CD box set presents all the sessions for Dylan’s brilliant Blood on the Tracks. Many of the versions here differ dramatically from the familiar ones.
Jeff Slate, who wrote the liner notes for a new Dylan box set, describes the making of “Tangled Up in Blue” in a New Yorker article.