STEELY DAN The Very Best Of [released 29th June 2009]
Steely Dan have sold more than 30 million albums worldwide, and helped define the soundtrack of the '70s with hits including 'F.M.', 'Bodhisattva', 'Reelin' in the Years', 'Rikki Don't Lose That Number', 'Deacon Blues', 'Peg', 'Babylon Sisters' and 'Hey Nineteen', culled from their seven platinum albums issued between 1972 and 1980. They reunited in the early '90s and have toured throughout the decade and beyond, releasing multi-Grammy winner 'Two Against Nature' in 2000 and its acclaimed follow-up 'Everything Must Go' in 2003.
JAMES BROWN The Singles Volume 6 and 7 [released 29th June 2009]
'The continuing acclaimed series marking the 50th Anniversary of James Brown's professional recording debut chronicling every single from his celebrated career. James Brown: The Singles Volume 6: 1969-1970 is the final chapter of James Brown and his amazing sixties band. All of the singles, A- and B- sides are here, released and otherwise, offering a window into an extraordinary sound and time.
'The continuing acclaimed series marking the 50th Anniversary of James Brown's professional recording debut chronicling every single from his celebrated career. James Brown: The Singles Volume 7, 1970-1972 charts the entire course of this volatile but explosive and creative period.
LUCINDA WILLIAMS Ramblin' [released 29th June 2009]
Her very first album featuring a collection of acoustic blues and country material.
LUCINDA WILLIAMS Happy Woman Blues [released 29th June 2009]
The follow up album to Ramblin and the first to feature all her own songs performed with a full band.
THE FLYING BURRITO BROTHERS Relix Collection [released 29th June 2009]
Compiling 2 live collections from the celebrated country rockers: 'Live From Tokyo'  and 'Live From Europe' ; while not the classic line up with Gram Parsons and Chris Hillman, this version of the FBB, lead by founder member Sneaky Pete Kleinow, went on to tour regularly and recorded many fine albums in the country rock field. Augmented by ex-Byrd Skip Battin, these albums show a slick band firing on all cylinders, includes bonus recording 'Mr Spaceman'.
THE CAT EMPIRE Live On Earth [released 29th June 2009]
Over 10 years and five albums, The Cat Empire, from Melbourne, have established themselves as one of the biggest bands in Australia. Particularly famed for their live shows, and recognised as one of the world biggest 'party' and festival bands, 'Live On Earth' is their first live album release, comprised of recordings made between 2006-2008 in Australia and Canada. Hugely energetic and exuberant, the band bring together abucket load of influences and styles: rock, reggae, ska, afro-cuban, latin-jazz, disco, r&b, hip-hop, and pop, including their French language version of 'Hotel California'!
FLORENT PAGNY C'est Comme Ca [released 29th June 2009]
Florent Pagny is the #1 recording artist in France, with a career now spanning over 20 years and many albums, including diversions into a number of styles including pop, rock, 'chansons' and even opera, all hugely successful in France. 'C'est Comme Ca' is Pagny's brand new longplayer, and with this release he dares to conquer the Latin music world as well with 16 original compositions all in Spanish.
LARA FABIAN Toutes Les Femmes En Moi [released 29th June 2009]
Lara Fabian is an established star throughout Europe and Canada, with a recording career of eighteen years. Belgian born, Fabian launched her career in Canada, selling 100k+ of her first two albums before her third French language album in 1997, 'Pure', sold over 2 million in France alone. 'Toutes Les Femmes En Moi' is a brand new album which is destined for the top of the French charts, where it has been hailed as a return to her best!
FRANK ZAPPA The Interview Sessions [out NOW!]
Master musician, extraordinary performer, superlative bandleader and exceptional composer he may have been, but Francis Vincent Zappa was also a raconteur, an intellectual and a man with an opinion on everything – and putting those qualities together made him possibly the most interesting interview subject from the entire Rock age. This disc contains over 70 minutes of often hilarious but always thought provoking and stimulating interviews with Uncle Frank, during which he speaks eloquently on just about any subject thrown at him. From John and Yoko to the Sex Pistols, his political role in Czechoslovakia to his book, 'The Real Frank Zappa', among numerous other topics, this collection, featuring previously unheard recordings, will prove a delight for all Zappa fans as it reveals probably the sharpest brain in rock music at his very best.
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN How It Happened [out NOW!]
The legend that is Bruce Springsteen has been a musical maverick for well over 30 years, yet with every new album he makes, he still has the power to excite and delight the listener. Few other artists have either the staying power or creative genius of Springsteen, and with his live shows typically extending to over 3 hours a night he surely must be viewed among the top 5 musical artists ever to have made a record. This film traces the life and career of Bruce from his humble beginnings in the backwaters of New Jersey to his arrival in the mid 70s on the American music scene, through to the worldwide recognition and superstar status he retains to this day.