Monthly Archives: August 2013

The 18 Finest Rock and Roll Mustaches of All Time

We humbly submit to you… http://www.buzzfeed.com/masterdisknyc/the-18-finest-rock-and-roll-mustaches-of-all-time

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Lou Pallo’s “Thank You Les” Gets a 10 for Sound at Analog Planet

Michael Fremer at Analog Planet gave Lou Pallo’s “Thank You Les – A Tribute To Les Paul” vinyl a “9″ for musical content and a “10″ for sound in his recent review. Here’s what Michael had to say: “The production was all-analog on vintage tube gear that warmed up the CD reviewed here a few […]

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New Linda Thompson Album “Won’t Be Long Now” Set for October 15 Release

British folk-rock legend Linda Thompson’s new album, “Won’t Be Long Now” is set for release on October 15. The album features Martin Carthy, Dave Swarbrick, Eliza Carthy, Sam Amidon, Amy Helm and a host of Thompsons. All three of her children and one grandchild form the group on a cover of Anna McGarrigle’s “As Fast […]

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Cypress Hill Debut Released 22 Years Ago Today

“Cypress Hill” (mastered at Masterdisk) was critically and commercially successful, getting certified double Platinum by the RIAA. Steve Huey of Allmusic calls Cypress Hill’s debut “a sonic blueprint that would become one of the most widely copied in hip-hop.” In 1998, the album was selected as one of The Source’s 100 Best Rap Albums. The […]

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Don Muro “It’s Time” Reissue Remastered by Alex DeTurk

Coming October 8th, 2013 Limited edition of 500 LPs “Most lost-classic reissues fit snugly into genre ghettos, but Don Muro’s 1977 masterpiece ‘It’s Time’ defies even our precise 21st-century methods of classification. Rock, funk, synth-pop, disco, ambient, space-age: nothing suffices. It’s funny, it’s solemn, it’s light, it’s shady, it’s sly, it’s earnest, and it’s none […]

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