An expanded edition of The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ and an anthology of influential country music are among my eight picks for outstanding box sets released in 2019.
The Beatles’ final studio project reappears in a 50th anniversary edition. Also, fine new releases from Dori Freeman, Daniel Martin Moore, and Jason James.
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.
A new film chronicles the life of underappreciated music producer Bert Berns. Plus, a CD from veteran country songwriter John Scott Sherrill and a covers collection from John Wesley Harding.
It has often been called one of rock’s earliest concept albums but it is not a concept album at all.
A smile planted itself on my face moments after the beginning of Eight Days a Week: The Touring Years, when