Tag Archives: Omnivore Recordings

Monday Desk Clearing: Velvet Crush, Electrical Prunes &Tragically Hip

I wanted to catch up on some music items that have crossed my desk, and I’m more will come once I post this…But let me start off with one of my favorite topics: cool reissues.   Omnivore Recordings has a … Continue reading

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The Return of Emitt Rhodes

On Feb. 25, Emitt Rhodes appeared at the Grammy Museum in celebration of his new CD, Rainbow End (Omnivore Recordings), which is his first album in 43 years. His last full-length, the prophetically entitled Farewell To Paradise, was released in … Continue reading

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What’s Old Is New: Springsteen, King Curtis, Dictators And Garbage

Wanted to catch up on some recent news. In case you haven’t heard, Bruce Springsteen is planning on a big reissue project for his The River album. The Ties That Bind: The River Collection will be a 4-CD set holding … Continue reading

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Flashback Friday: Translator and Kingbees

A pair of early ‘80s bands that I dug back in the day are seeing reissues this spring, both courtesy of the awesome archive-loving folks at Omnivore Recordings. The Bay Area band Translator is best known – if known at … Continue reading

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Countdown To Record Store Day

Music lovers are counting down the days until April 20th, when Record Store Day unleashes an avalanche of soon-to-be rare releases. This rundown (maybe there will be more before Saturday) spotlights some gems from a few prime labels as well … Continue reading

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Attention: Old 97’s Fan – Too Far To Care reissue contest news

If you care about the Old 97’s Too Far To Care album you probably already know that Omnivore Recordings is coming out with a deluxe reissue of the great recording. I have been listening to it recently and totally digging … Continue reading

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Draw Naturally – A Buck Owens Coloring Book is a Record Store Day Special Treat

This year’s Record Store Day is all about the vinyl exclusives, limited edition CDs and a coloring book. What? A coloring book? Yes, and not just any coloring book but a vintage 1970 Buck Owens & the Buckeroos coloring book! … Continue reading

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