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Fave Reissues Of The Last Few Years – PART 20

Mark Barry "Mark Barry"
 
City to City [Collectors Edition]
City to City [Collectors Edition]
"September 2011 2CD ‘Collectors Edition' from EMI with a stunning Denis Blackham remaster of his beautifully musical 1978 LP with excellent ‘Outtakes’ on CD 2. See detailed review…"
Be Altitude: Respect Yourself [Stax Remasters]
Be Altitude: Respect Yourself [Stax Remasters]
"2011 "Stax Remasters" reissue of their superb 1972 album. Great Joe Tarantino remaster plus two worthy bonus tracks. See review…"
The Story Of Trojan Records
The Story Of Trojan Records
"2011 5CD Book-Sized Box Set from Sanctuary with 123 tracks (87 new to CD), 50-page booklet, 4 beautifully evocative postcards & even a sticker. Reggae Reissue Of The Year. See detailed review..."
Not Fade Away: The Complete Studio Recordings And More
Not Fade Away: The Complete Studio Recordings And More
"Extraordinary 2009 6CD Hip-O Select Book-Sized Box Set. 203 tracks remastered by Erick Labson. A thing of beauty. See detailed review…"
The Atlantic Albums: Whole Oates / Abandoned Luncheonette / War Babies
The Atlantic Albums: Whole Oates / Abandoned Luncheonette / War Babies
"2011 2CD set on Edsel containing 3 full albums including 'all' of "Abandoned Luncheonette" remastered & more. See detailed review…"
Night Beat
Night Beat
"His criminally forgotten 1963 ‘lounge’ album full of Bluesy workouts. Has a truly gorgeous 2005 remaster and a dinky card digipak. See detailed review…"
Hard Candy / Prone
Hard Candy / Prone
"Both these albums have only been available on hugely expensive Japan imports up until now. A clever 2011 SuperBird (of the UK) CD reissue. See detailed review..."
Face To Face
Face To Face
"June 2011 2CD Deluxe Edition of their 1966 classic. Superlative 42-track upgrade with great new sound and properly annotated booklet. See detailed review…"
Something Else (Deluxe Edition)
Something Else (Deluxe Edition)
"1967 LP and another 2011 'Deluxe Edition' upgrade by Sanctuary of the UK - this time with a whopping 52 tracks. Great new remastered sound. See detailed review…"
Arthur (Deluxe Edition)
Arthur (Deluxe Edition)
"1969. And the goodies just keep coming... Another superlative 2011 42-track 'Deluxe Edition' up-grade with great new sound and previously unreleased stuff worth having. See detailed review..."
Ballads
Ballads
"Bear Family CD with huge booklet and great sound. Part of a clever series concentrating on the softer side of rockers. See detailed review…"
Spyglass Guest & Time And Tide
Spyglass Guest & Time And Tide
"2011 Edsel 2CD set containing their Prog-Keyboard LPs from 1974 and 1975. Great sound and some great music. See detailed review…"
Bad Reputation [Expanded Edition]
Bad Reputation [Expanded Edition]
"June 2011 CD reissue of their “Dancing In The Moonlight…” album from 1977 with a remaster, bonus tracks and expanded booklet. See detailed review…"
Outtakes
Outtakes
"2006 34-track mini box set with unreleased LP & 7" cuts from their classic Fifties Cadence Label years. Stunning remaster, chunky booklet, typically brill Bear Family issue. See detailed review..."
The Solo Albums Vol. 4: Love Breeze / Where There's Smoke
The Solo Albums Vol. 4: Love Breeze / Where There's Smoke
"2011 Hip-O Select release with the albums “Love Breeze” (1978) and “Where There’s Smoke...” (1979) on 1CD + a bonus track. See detailed review…"
One Man Dog
One Man Dog
"2010 USA-only Audio Fidelity 24-Carat Gold CD (Remaster by Steve Hoffman). An album from late 1972 that’s often overlooked. It’s not all genius, but it does ‘sound’ beautiful. See detailed review…"
Shake It Up
Shake It Up
"2010 Mobile Fidelity Ultradisc II Gold CD reissue of their 4th LP from late 1981 (Remaster by Rob LaVerde). This is the first 'full' remaster of the album. Pricey - but it's a gem. See review..."
He's So Fine + Lonely Teardrops + bonus tracks
He's So Fine + Lonely Teardrops + bonus tracks
"2010 single CD reissuing two rare albums from 1958 and 1958 on Brunswick with added bonus tracks. Great Fifties R'n'B and a cool new reissue label. See detailed review & list..."
Frankie Miller...That's Who! The Complete Chrysalis Recordings (1973-1980)
Frankie Miller...That's Who! The Complete Chrysalis Recordings (1973-1980)
"2011 4CD set containing a massive 7 album's worth plus a rare 7" track. Possessed of the most naturally great Rock voices, this is a long overdue remaster of Miller’s back catalogue. See review..."
Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get [Stax Remasters]
Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get [Stax Remasters]
"2011 "Stax Remasters" CD containing 'two' albums - "Whatcha See Is Whatcha Get (1972) and their 2nd LP "A Dramatic Sensation" (1974) + two bonus tracks. New Joe Tarantino remasters. See review..."
The Music Of Labi Siffre
The Music Of Labi Siffre
"2001 EMI Gold CD with cheapo artwork, but it contains 2 full albums from 1975 (both rare and one of which is unavailable anywhere else on CD). Dirt-cheap too. See detailed review..."
Moonstone
Moonstone
"2007 Rev-ola CD reissue of an obscure solo album from 1969 of the original lead singer with The Blues Project. Not all genius, but some tracks are superb. Great remaster too. See detailed review..."
McLemore Avenue [Stax Remasters]
McLemore Avenue [Stax Remasters]
"Another in the 2011 "Stax Remasters" series. Their 1970 cover of the entire "Abbey Road" album reshaped into 4 medleys. Stunning Joe Tarantino remaster, bonus tracks, expanded booklet. See review…"
The Music City Story (3cd)
The Music City Story (3cd)
"A very rare misfire for the mighty Ace Records of the UK – 2011 3CD card mini box set for the "Music City" label of the USA. 78 tracks, lavish booklet, but despite gems, a lot are dull. See review..."
The Complete 1955-1959
The Complete 1955-1959
"2011 2CD set from the Le Chant Du Monde label offering up 5 LPs worth, 3-way folding card digipak and a classy 34-page booklet with photos etc. Part of a series."