September 26, 2020

GENTLE GIANT VINYL REISSUES

Great news for vinyl fans, the iconic and ground breaking Gentle Giant have had their first four albums re-released on vinyl this month, which will be music to your ears if you have been missing your GG vinyl fix! These releases have been prompted by the success of last year’s Unburied Treasure, the all encompassing..

FISH ON FRIDAY – BLACK RAIN (Cherry Red / Esoteric)

...if you are after a well-crafted, well-produced, melodic rock album which isn't afraid to go for the grandiose jugular when the opportunity arises, you can safely order a helping of this particular seafood Fish. They seem to exert a curious fascination with prog rock, as the piscine influence has intertwined itself with the music for..

Hannah Wicklund – In Between (new EP)

Carolinian-born Hannah Wicklund will release The Inbetween, an unusual 10" inch vinyl EP of four stripped-back solo performances on Friday 17th April 2020. Produced and recorded by her older brother, Luke Mitchell (The High Divers), in their parents' home on Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, the EP features intimate performances that sees Hannah getting back..

Snowy White – Lucky Star (Cherry Red /Esoteric)

Esoteric have a well-deserved reputation for digging up forgotten gems from the back-catalogue and remastering them brilliantly. They’ve once again hit the jackpot here with a fascinating six CD set covering Snowy White’s early solo career. The set spans the six studio albums from 1983’s debut album White Flames through to 1994’s Highway To The..

HAWKWIND – ROADHAWKS (Cherry Red / Atomhenge)

Roadhawks quickly came to be seen as a sort of bookmark, in a 'last of the "old" Hawks' kind of way. Add to that the glorious gatefold cover artwork, based on an original Barney Bubbles poster, and you have a very iconic and, indeed, nostalgic package indeed. To the legions of Hawkwind fans who were..