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Bob Marley & The Wailers – Easy Skanking in Boston ’78

Bob Marley & The Wailers - Easy Skanking in Boston '78

"Bob Marley & The Wailers - Easy Skanking in Boston '78" features a previously unreleased show captured at the Boston Music Hall on June 8, 1978.

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Elvis Presley’s first recording sells for $240,000

Elvis Presley's first recording sells for $240,000

The acetate of Elvis Presley's first recording, "My Happiness," has sold for $240,000 at an auction held at Graceland in Memphis.

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Musicians we lost in 2014

Musicians we lost in 2014

As 2014 comes to an end, we remember some of the many musicians who passed away over the last 12 months.

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“Bob Dylan and The Band – The Basement Tapes Complete” box set

Bob Dylan and The Band - The Basement Tapes Complete box set

Check out an unreleased song from the highly anticipated 6-CD box set, which brings together all of the recordings from Bob Dylan's so-called "Basement Tapes".

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New releases

New releases

Check the new and upcoming CD, Blu-ray and DVD music releases.

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“The Beatles: All These Years Volume  1: Tune In” – Review

The Beatles: All These Years Volume 1: Tune In - Review

George Smith reviews the first of Mark Lewisohn's three-volume biography of The Beatles.

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Conan O’Brien interviews music historian Peter Guralnick

Conan O'Brien interviews music historian Peter Guralnick

Watch Conan O'Brien's in-depth interview with music historian Peter Guralnick.

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Song of the week

Song of the week

Each week we showcase a classic track as Song of the Week. Check the current and past choices.

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Before they were famous – high school yearbook photos

Before they were famous - high school yearbook photos

See if you can identify these stars before they were famous.

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New CD, DVD and Blu-ray releases






Browse the March 2015 diary below to keep up to date on the latest music CD, DVD and Blu-ray releases.

Check the New Releases archive for music CD, DVD and Blu-ray releases from previous months.

Highlights for March include:

 March 2015
3 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Leslie West and Mountain

Leslie West and Mountain Live Hits

Leslie West and Mountain Live Hits (CD)

3 Mar

(US/CA)

2 Mar
(UK)

The Staple Singers

The Staple Singers - Freedom Highway Complete - Recorded Live At Chicago's New Nazareth Church

Freedom Highway Complete – Recorded Live At Chicago’s New Nazareth Church (CD)

3 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

Scorpions

Scorpions - Return to Forever

Return to Forever (CD)

3 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

Scorpions

Scorpions - Return to Forever Deluxe Edition

Return to Forever – Deluxe Edition (CD)

3 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

White Plains

White Plains - Deram Records Singles Collection

White Plains – Deram Records Singles Collection (CD)

3 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

Vanity Fare

Vanity Fare - I Live For The Sun - Complete Recordings 1968-74

I Live For The Sun – Complete Recordings 1968-74 (2 CDs)

3 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

The Truth

The Truth - Who's Wrong? - Mod Bedlam 1965-1969

Who’s Wrong? – Mod Bedlam 1965-1969 (2 CDs)

3 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

Kiki Dee

Kiki Dee - Loving & Free/I've Got the Music in Me

Loving & Free/I’ve Got the Music in Me (2 CDs)

3 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

Kiki Dee

Kiki Dee/Stay With Me

Kiki Dee/Stay With Me (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Madonna

Madonna - Rebel Heart Clean Lyrics

Rebel Heart – Clean Lyrics (CD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Madonna

Madonna - Rebel Heart Explicit Lyrics

Rebel Heart – Explicit Lyrics (CD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Madonna

Madonna - Rebel Heart Deluxe Edition

Rebel Heart – Deluxe Edition (CD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Madonna

Madonna - Rebel Heart Super Deluxe Edition

Rebel Heart – Super Deluxe Edition (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Judas Priest

Judas Priest - Defenders Of The Faith - 30th Anniversary Edition

Defenders Of The Faith – 30th Anniversary Edition (CD)

10 Mar

(US)

17 Feb
(CA)

2 Feb
(UK)

OMD

OMD - Junk Culture - Deluxe Edition

Junk Culture – Deluxe Edition (CD)

10 Mar

(US)

17 Feb
(CA)

2 Feb
(UK)

Jimmy Somerville

Jimmy Somerville - Homage

Homage (CD)

10 Mar

(US)

31 Mar
(CA)

9 Feb
(UK)

Chuck Berry

Chuck Berry - The Complete Chess Singles As & Bs 1955-61

Chuck Berry – The Complete Chess Singles As & Bs 1955-61 (CD)

10 Mar

(US)

17 Mar
(CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Deep Purple

Deep Purple - Long Beach 1971

Deep Purple – Long Beach 1971 (CD)

10 Mar

(US)

17 Mar
(CA)

4 Aug 2014
(UK)

The Band

The Band - Palladium Circles

The Band – Palladium Circles (CD)

10 Mar

(US)

17 Mar
(CA)

2 Jun 2014
(UK)

Bonnie Raitt & Lowell George

Bonnie Raitt & Lowell George - Ultrasonic Studios 1972

Bonnie Raitt & Lowell George – Ultrasonic Studios 1972 (CD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Bob Crewe

Bob Crewe - The Complete Elektra Recordings

Bob Crewe – The Complete Elektra Recordings (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US)

31 Mar
(CA)

19 Aug 2013
(UK)

Steely Dan

Steely Dan - Going Mobile

Steely Dan – Going Mobile (CD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Lookouts

Lookouts - Spy Rock Road (And Other Stories)

Lookouts – Spy Rock Road (And Other Stories) (CD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Betty LaVette

Betty LaVette - Child of the Seventies

Betty LaVette – Child of the Seventies (CD)

10 Mar

(US)

21 Apr
(CA/UK)

Johnny Winter

Johnny Winter - Live From Japan

Johnny Winter – Live From Japan (CD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Peggy Lee

Peggy Lee - At Last - The Lost Radio Recordings

Peggy Lee – At Last: The Lost Radio Recordings (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US)

31 Mar
(CA)

9 Feb
(UK)

Maurice Williams

Maurice Williams - Complete Releases 1956-62

Maurice Williams – Complete Releases 1956-62 (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US)

31 Mar
(CA)

9 Feb
(UK)

Kitty Wells

Kitty Wells - Complete Country Hits 1952-62

Kitty Wells – Complete Country Hits 1952-62 (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

2 Feb
(UK)

The Fortunes

The Fortunes - Complete Decca Singles 1963-1967 & More

The Fortunes – Complete Decca Singles 1963-1967 & More (CD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Johnny Mathis

Johnny Mathis - Life Is a Song Worth Singing - The Complete Thom Bell Sessions

Greatest Country Hits Of 1958 (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Perry Como

Perry Como Live on Tour

Perry Como Live on Tour (CD)

10 Mar

(US)

24 Feb
(CA)

16 Feb
(UK)

Various Artists

Don't Fight It, Feel It - Gems From The SAR Vaults 1959-1962

Don’t Fight It, Feel It – Gems From The SAR Vaults 1959-1962 (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US)

24 Feb
(CA)

16 Feb
(UK)

Various Artists

Guess Who? The Zirkon Records Story 1960-1962

Guess Who? The Zirkon Records Story 1960-1962 (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US)

24 Feb
(CA)

16 Feb
(UK)

Various Artists

All in My Mind - The Wand Records Story

All in My Mind – The Wand Records Story (2 CDs)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

12 Jan
(UK)

Various Artists

1958 British Hit Parade: B Sides Part 1

1958 British Hit Parade: B Sides Part 1 (4 CDs)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

12 Jan
(UK)

Various Artists

1958 British Hit Parade: B Sides Part 2

1958 British Hit Parade: B Sides Part 2 (4 CDs)

10 Mar

(US)

31 Mar
(CA)

12 Jan
(UK)

Various Artists

First US Hot 100 - August 1958

First US Hot 100 – August 1958 (4 CDs)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

12 Jan
(UK)

Various Artists

Greatest Country Hits Of 1958

Greatest Country Hits Of 1958 (4 CDs)

10 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Bread

Best of Bread Hybrid SACD

Best of Bread (Hybrid SACD)

10 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

The Guess Who

The Best Of The Guess Who Hybrid SACD

The Best Of The Guess Who (Hybrid SACD)

10 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Feb
(UK)

Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd - DVD Collector's Box

Pink Floyd – DVD Collector’s Box (2 DVDs)

10 Mar

(US)

10 Feb
(CA)

John Hiatt

John Hiatt - Thing Called Love DVD

John Hiatt – Thing Called Love (DVD)

10 Mar

(US)

14 Apr
(CA)

Linda Ronstadt

The Story Of Linda Ronstadt DVD

The Story Of Linda Ronstadt (DVD)

10 Mar

(US)

17 Mar
(CA)

18 Jun 2012
(UK)

Various Artists

Manchester Sound - Happy Mondays & Friends At Cities In The Park DVD

Manchester Sound – Happy Mondays & Friends At Cities In The Park (DVD)

10 Mar

(US)

10 Feb
(CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

Various Artists

Tribute To Johnny Cash DVD

Tribute To Johnny Cash (DVD)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler - Tracker

Tracker (CD)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler - Tracker - Deluxe Edition

Tracker – Deluxe Edition (CD)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler - Tracker - Box Set

Tracker – Box Set (CD/2 LPs/DVD)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Marc Almond

Marc Almond - Velvet Trail

Velvet Trail (CD)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Mar
(UK)

Marc Almond

Marc Almond - Velvet Trail Deluxe Edition

Velvet Trail – Deluxe Edition (CD/DVD)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Feb
(UK)

Pretty Things

Pretty Things - Bouquets from a Cloudy Sky

Bouquets from a Cloudy Sky (16 CDs)

17 Mar

(US/UK)

4 May
(CA)

Randy Stonehill

Randy Stonehill - Welcome To Paradise

Welcome To Paradise (CD)

17 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Jefferson Airplane

Jefferson Airplane - Bark - Iconoclassic Remaster With Bonus Tracks

Bark – Iconoclassic Remaster With Bonus Tracks (CD)

17 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Donna Summer

Donna Summer - Dance Collection

Donna Summer – Dance Collection (CD)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

6 Apr
(UK)

Untouchables

Untouchables - Free Yourself - Ska Hits

Free Yourself – Ska Hits (CD)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

26 Jan
(UK)

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd '73 to '77 - Vinyl Box Set

Lynyrd Skynyrd ’73 to ’77 – Vinyl Box Set (6 LPs)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Rush

Rush - 2112 (Hologram Edition LP)

Rush – 2112 (Hologram Edition LP) (LP)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Rush

Rush - All The World's A Stage LP

Rush – All The World’s A Stage (2 LPs)

17 Mar

(US/CA)

6 Apr
(UK)

Shuggie Otis

Shuggie Otis - Live In Williamsburg DVD

Shuggie Otis – Live In Williamsburg (DVD)

17 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Various artists

Various artists - Live At Knebworth Deluxe Edition Blu-ray

Live At Knebworth – Deluxe Edition (Blu-ray)

20 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Various artists

Instrumental Hits Box set

Instrumental Hits Box set (3 CDs)

23 Mar

(US)

24 Mar
(CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Van Morrison

Van Morrison - Duets: Re-Working The Catalogue

Van Morrison – Duets: Re-Working The Catalogue (CD)

23 Mar

(US)

24 Mar
(CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Bee Gees

Bee Gees - 1974-1979 Box set

Bee Gees – 1974-1979 Box set (5 CDs)

23 Mar

(US/CA)

31 Mar
(UK)

James

James - Laid/Wah Wah

James – Laid/Wah Wah (4 CDs)

23 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Paul Simon

Paul Simon - Original Album Classics

Paul Simon – Original Album Classics (5 CDs)

23 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Janis Joplin

Janis Joplin - Original Album Classics

Janis Joplin – Original Album Classics (5 CDs)

23 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

John Denver

John Denver - Original Album Classics

John Denver – Original Album Classics (5 CDs)

23 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Dean Martin

Dean Martin - Original Album Classics

Dean Martin – Original Album Classics (5 CDs)

23 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Tony Bennett

Tony Bennett - Original Album Classics

Tony Bennett – Original Album Classics (5 CDs)

23 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Kansas

Kansas - Original Album Classics

Kansas – Original Album Classics (5 CDs)

23 Mar

(US/UK)

24 Mar
(CA)

Kansas

Kansas - Miracles Out Of Nowhere

Miracles Out Of Nowhere (CD/DVD)

23 Mar

(US/UK)

31 Mar
(CA)

Toto

Toto XIV

Toto XIV (CD/DVD)

23 Mar

(US/UK)

24 Mar
(CA)

Curtis Knight & the Squires Featuring Jimi Hendrix

Curtis Knight & the Squires Featuring Jimi Hendrix - You Can't Use My Name The RSVP PPX Sessions

You Can’t Use My Name – The RSVP PPX Sessions (CD)

23 Mar

(US/CA)

11 May
(UK)

Various artists

A MusiCares Tribute To Paul McCartney Blu-Ray

A MusiCares Tribute To Paul McCartney (Blu-Ray)

23 Mar

(US/CA)

11 May
(UK)

Various artists

A MusiCares Tribute To Paul McCartney DVD

A MusiCares Tribute To Paul McCartney (DVD)

24 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

James Brown

James Brown - Im Real

Im Real – Deluxe Edition (CD/DVD)

24 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Mar
(UK)

Michael Schenker

Michael Schenker - Spirit On A Mission

Spirit On A Mission (CD)

24 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Mar
(UK)

Michael Schenker

Michael Schenker - Spirit On A Mission Deluxe Edition

Spirit On A Mission – Deluxe Edition (CD/DVD)

24 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Bananarama

Bananarama - Megarama Box set

Megarama – Box set (3 CDs)

24 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Phyllis Hyman

Phyllis Hyman - Expanded Edition

Phyllis Hyman – Expanded Edition (CD)

24 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Phyllis Hyman

Phyllis Hyman - You Know How to Love Me

Phyllis Hyman – You Know How to Love Me (CD)

24 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Tyrone Davis

Tyrone Davis - Lets Be Closer Together - Expanded Edition

Lets Be Closer Together – Expanded Edition (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

30 Mar
(UK)

Glen Campbell

Glen Campbell - Rhinestone Cowboy - 40th Anniversary Edition

Rhinestone Cowboy – 40th Anniversary Edition (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

30 Mar
(UK)

Ringo Starr

Ringo Starr - Postcards From Paradise

Postcards From Paradise (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Simple Minds

Simple Minds - Sparkle in the Rain 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition

Sparkle in the Rain 30th Anniversary Deluxe Edition (2 CDs)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Simple Minds

Simple Minds - Sparkle in the Rain 30th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition

Sparkle in the Rain 30th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition (4 CDs/DVD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

30 Mar
(UK)

Van Halen

Van Halen - Tokyo Dome in Concert

Van Halen – Tokyo Dome in Concert (2 CDs)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

30 Mar
(UK)

Van Halen

Van Halen - Remastered

Van Halen – Remastered (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

30 Mar
(UK)

Van Halen

Van Halen - 1984 Remastered

Van Halen – 1984 Remastered (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

6 Apr
(UK)

Richie Furay

Richie Furay - Hand In Hand

Hand In Hand (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Boz Scaggs

Boz Scaggs - A Fool to Care

A Fool to Care (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

30 Mar
(UK)

Robben Ford

Robben Ford - Into the Sun

Into the Sun (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Mar
(UK)

Hawkwind

Hawkwind - This Is Your Captain Speaking...Your Captain Is Dead

This Is Your Captain Speaking…Your Captain Is Dead (11 CDs)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

13 Apr
(UK)

Emerson, Lake & Palmer

Emerson, Lake & Palmer - Once Upon a Time Live in South America

Once Upon a Time Live in South America (4 CDs)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

9 Feb
(UK)

Apartments

Apartments - The Evening Visits ... and Stays for Years (Expanded Edition)

The Evening Visits … and Stays for Years (Expanded Edition) (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

20 Apr
(UK)

Quicksilver Messenger Service

Quicksilver Messenger Service - Live In San Jose - September 1966

Quicksilver Messenger Service – Live In San Jose, September 1966 (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Jefferson Airplane

Jefferson Airplane - Return To The Matrix, 2/1/1968

Jefferson Airplane – Return To The Matrix, 2/1/1968 (2 CDs)

31 Mar

(US)

21 Apr
(CA)

27 Apr
(UK)

Rob Halford

Essential Rob Halford

Essential Rob Halford (2 CDs)

31 Mar

(US)

21 Aprr
(CA)

27 Apr
(UK)

Judas Priest

Essential Judas Priest

Essential Judas Priest (2 CDs)

31 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

Billy Stewart

Essential Billy Stewart

Essential Billy Stewart (2 CDs)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

20 Apr
(UK)

Jagged Edge

Jagged Edge - Greatest Hits

Jagged Edge – Greatest Hits (2 CDs)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

30 Mar
(UK)

Billie Holiday

Billie Holiday - The Centennial Collection

Billie Holiday – The Centennial Collection (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA/UK)

King Curtis

King Curtis - Soul Twist - The Best of the Early Sixties

Soul Twist – The Best of the Early Sixties (CD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

20 Apr
(UK)

Coasters

Coasters - Magical Favorites

Coasters – Magical Favorites (CD)

31 Mar

(US)

7 Apr
(CA)

6 Apr
(UK)

Bob Marley & the Wailers

Bob Marley & the Wailers - Easy Skanking in Boston 78 vinyl

Easy Skanking in Boston 78 (2 LPs)

31 Mar

(US)

17 Mar
(CA)

16 Mar
(UK)

Roxy Music

Roxy Music - Complete Studio Albums

Roxy Music – Complete Studio Albums (8 LPs)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

24 Feb
(UK)

Johnny Winter

Johnny Winter - Live Bootleg Series Volume 10 vinyl

Johnny Winter – Live Bootleg Series Volume 10 (LP)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Mar
(UK)

Kylie Minogue

Kylie - Kiss Me Once - Live at the Sse Hydro

Kiss Me Once – Live at the Sse Hydro (2 CDs/DVD)

31 Mar

(US/CA)

23 Mar
(UK)

Kylie Minogue

Kylie - Kiss Me Once - Live at the Sse Hydro

Kiss Me Once – Live at the Sse Hydro (2 CDs/Blu-ray)



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