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Four Tom Waits LPs To Be Reissued on Vinyl

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Vinyl collectors have another batch of reissues ahead: the first four albums by rock icon Tom Waits.

The distinctive singer-songwriter – recently nominated for induction in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame – will have his first four albums for Asylum Records reissued by Rhino on December 21. Additionally, Waits’ own online store is selling limited edition sets of each album on red vinyl, limited to 1,000 copies each.

Reacquaint yourself with the track lists to these unique albums after the jump. Read the rest of this entry »

Written by Mike Duquette

November 4, 2010 at 14:02

Posted in News, Reissues, Tom Waits, Vinyl

A Re-Release Date More Fit for Queens

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Queens of the Stone Age had planned on reissuing their self-titled debut at the end of the month with three bonus tracks. For all those keeping score at home, that reissue has been pushed back to January 11.

The set, to be released through QotSA frontman Josh Homme’s Rekords Rekords imprint, will be released as a CD and 180-gram double-vinyl version. Reacquaint yourself with the track list after the jump.

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Written by Mike Duquette

November 4, 2010 at 11:20

New Tom Jones Compilation is Not Particularly Unusual

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Despite the title, Greatest Hits Rediscovered, a new U.K. compilation from British heartthrob Tom Jones is pretty much what you’d expect of the man – two discs of hit singles. There are no album cuts and not a lot of glaring omissions, so if you want to get someone hooked on the Welsh singer with the big voice, this set’s as good as any.

Greatest Hits Rediscovered is out November 8. The track list is after the jump.

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Written by Mike Duquette

November 4, 2010 at 10:38

Posted in Compilations, News, Reissues