April 6, 2020 • Exclusive First Listens

We are extremely pleased to bring you an exclusive taste from Tread Lightly, the new album from Seattle indie-rock stalwarts BOAT.

Album Reviews »

Alice Damon Kinzie & Bill Kinzie: Time Chasers: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Burger Records)

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The 1994 film Time Chasers earned a reputation as being “so-bad-it’s-good” thanks to its appearance on Mystery Science Theater 3000. A recent reissue of the film’s soundtrack reveals a jewel of a score hidden in plain sight.

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Reelz Presents: Selena: The Real Story

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A new documentary examines the murder of a legendary singer. Selena: The Real Story will debut Saturday, February 1 at 10pm ET/ 7pm PT on Reelz Channel.

Book Reviews »

Get Tusked: The Inside Story of Fleetwood Mac’s Most Anticipated Album (Backbeat)


Fleetwood Mac producer Ken Caillat has had a ringside seat to some of the most important and influential albums ever made. His new book, Get Tusked, tells the story of a tumultuous album’s creation.

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There Was A Time: James Brown, The Chitlin’ Circuit, And Me: The First Days On The Bus

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We are pleased to give you a glimpse into what life was like on the James Brown tourbus. In this excerpt from former manager Alan Leeds’ new book There Was A Time: James Brown, The Chitlin’ Circuit, And Me, we get a glimpse of those first few days for the new recruit in the James Brown camp.