Just a week after we wrote our story about 50 classic albums celebrating their 40th anniversary in 2012, EMI has announced the release of a 40th anniversary edition of David Bowie’s 1972 masterpiece, The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars.
Paul McCartney's 1971 album, Ram, will soon get the same deluxe treatment recently enjoyed by Band On the Run,McCartney and McCartney II. Ram, which is technically credited to Paul & Linda McCartney, was McCartney's second post-Beatles LP.
Legendary guitarist Joe Walsh has announced a June 5 release date for his new solo album, Analog Man. The title track of the album is also available for streaming now, and you can listen below, or over at Joe's official website.
If you're not familiar with the flow of things at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony, each act being honored is inducted by a celebrity guest, typically a musician with some relation to that artist's career.
Overkill are one of the bands that always come up when you talk about classic thrash, and also one of the bands that come up when you talk about how amazing it is that a lot of classic thrash bands are putting out astoundingly good material these days.