Rock & Roll

Benny Joy – Crash The Rockabilly Party (1998)

Benny Joy - Crash The Rockabilly Party (1998)

Benny Joy – Crash The Rockabilly Party (1998)
EAC Rip | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 229 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Ace Records | UK | Cat#: CDCHD 703 | Genre: Rockabilly

Spin The Bottle is a perennial rockabilly dancefloor favourite, and other quality tracks include Crash The Party, Rollin’ To The Jukebox Rock, Miss Bobby Sox, and Steady With Betty. Benny’s guitarist Big John Taylor is featured on three raunchy instrumentals. – Originally recorded for the Tri-Dec, Ram and Antler labels, but the majority of the cuts remained unissued until the rockabilly revival of the 1970s. – Included here is a previously unissued professional demo session, which illustrates the strength of Benny Joy’s vocal and songwriting abilities. Read More

VA – Dreamboats & Petticoats: 10th Anniversary Collection (2016) {4CD-Set}

VA - Dreamboats & Petticoats: 10th Anniversary Collection (2016) {4CD-Set}

VA – Dreamboats & Petticoats: 10th Anniversary Collection (2016) {4CD-Set}
EAC Rip | 4xCD | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 1.33 GB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Universal | UK | Cat#: 5373957 | Genre: Rock & Roll, Rockabilly

In celebration, ‘Dreamboats & Petticoats: 10th Anniversary Collection’ contains the very best from this golden era. Split across 4CDs each themed; ‘The Rock ‘n’ Roll Years’, ‘High School Dance, ‘Love is All Around’ and ‘Songs for the Stage’ this collection will containing 100 all-time classics from popular well known artists.Read More

Elvis Presley – A Boy from Tupelo: The Complete 1953-1955 Recordings (2017) {3CD-Set}

Elvis Presley - A Boy from Tupelo: The Complete 1953-1955 Recordings (2017) {3CD-Set}

Elvis Presley – A Boy from Tupelo: The Complete 1953-1955 Recordings (2017) {3CD-Set}
EAC Rip | 3xCD | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 740 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: RCA / Legacy | EU | Cat#: 88985417732 | Genre: Rock & Roll, Rockabilly

A BOY FROM TUPELO: THE COMPLETE 1953-1955 RECORDINGS includes on 3 CDs every surviving Elvis Presley Sun master and outtake, plus two private records Elvis paid with his own money to record, as well as all known radio- and concert performances from the period. Many of these recordings are rare demos, session takes, and live performances including a newly discovered and previously unreleased recording of “I Forgot to Remember to Forget” from a 1955 Louisiana Hayride performance.Read More

Elvis Presley – 24 Karat Hits! (1997) {2012, Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Elvis Presley - 24 Karat Hits! (1997) {2012, Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Elvis Presley – 24 Karat Hits! (1997) {2012, Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}
EAC Rip | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
PS3 SACD Rip | ISO @1bit/2.8224MHz, DSD64 | FLAC Tracks @24bit/88.2kHz
Total Size: 339 MB (CD-Layer) + 2.46 GB (SACD-ISO) + 1.07 GB (SACD-FLAC) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Analogue Productions | USA | Cat#: CAPP 2040 SA | Genre: Rockabilly, Rock & Roll

Had Elvis Presley done nothing else but record “That’s Alright, Mama,” his place in pop music history would be secure. With his first regional hit, Presley fused rhythm and blues with country, put a handsome white face out front for audiences to see, and in so doing legitimized beat music for white audiences. It is no understatement to call Presley the chief catalyst of the rock-and-roll era. During the 1950s, Presley’s records spent a collective 53 weeks in the number one chart position. Only the Beatles can boast similar sales success.Read More

Elvis Presley – King Creole (1958) {2013, Audio Fidelity Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Elvis Presley - King Creole (1958) {2013, Audio Fidelity Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Elvis Presley – King Creole (1958) {2013, Audio Fidelity Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}
EAC Rip | FLAC Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
PS3 SACD Rip | ISO @1bit/2.8224MHz, DSD64 | FLAC Tracks @24bit/88.2kHz
Total Size: 153 MB (CD-Layer) + 919 MB (SACD ISO) + 398 MB (SACD FLAC) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Audio Fidelity | Austria | Cat#: AFZ 160 | Genre: Rock & Roll

King Creole was the last movie that Elvis Presley made before he entered the army in the spring of 1958 — it was also his last film in black-and-white, as well as his final effort directed by a serious old-time filmmaker (Michael Curtiz); and, apart from a few isolated, quirky efforts like Flaming Star, Change of Habit, and Charro, this was the last of his serious movies, in which Presley was trying hard, pushing himself as an actor and, really, all through the score, as a musician. This is reflected in the soundtrack, which is one of the stronger film-related releases of his career.Read More

Status Quo – Discography (1968 – 2016)

Status Quo - Discography (1968 - 2016)

Status Quo – Discography (1968 – 2016)
EAC Rip | 108xCD + 2xDVD | FLAC Tracks & Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 59.5 GB | 3% RAR Recovery
STUDIO ALBUMS | LIVE ALBUMS | COMPILATIONS | BOX SETS
Label: Various | Genre: Hard Rock, Rock & Roll

Status Quo are an English rock band who play a brand of boogie rock. The group originated in The Spectres, founded by schoolboys Francis Rossi and Alan Lancaster in 1962. After a number of lineup changes, which included the introduction of Rick Parfitt in 1967, the band became The Status Quo in 1967 and Status Quo in 1969.Read More

Ritchie Valens – Greatest Hits (2003) {Audio Fidelity Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Ritchie Valens - Greatest Hits (2003) {Audio Fidelity Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Ritchie Valens – Greatest Hits (2003) {Audio Fidelity Remastered, CD-Layer & Hi-Res SACD Rip}
EAC Rip | FLAC Tracks + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
PS3 SACD Rip | ISO @1bit/2.8224MHz, DSD64 | FLAC Tracks @24bit/88.2kHz
Total Size: 144 MB (CD-Layer) + 1.57 GB (SACD ISO) + 442 MB (SACD FLAC) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Audio Fidelity | USA | Cat#: AFZ 008 | Genre: Rock & Roll

Ritchie Valens was only 17 when he died in 1959. His musical legacy rests on about an album-and-a-half of completed studio material, a poorly recorded high school concert, and a handful of demos and rehearsal tapes, all of which present a problem for collections of this sort. If you include a full disc’s worth of music, you need to dip into unfinished or badly recorded material, which is a quality issue.Read More

Various Artists – Those Were The Days Vol.1 & Vol.2 (2015) {Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Various Artists - Those Were The Days Vol.1 & Vol.2 (2015) {Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Various Artists – Those Were The Days Vol.1 & Vol.2 (2015) {Hi-Res SACD Rip}
PS3 SACD Rip | 2xSACD | ISO @1bit/2.8224MHz, DSD64 | FLAC Tracks @24bit/88.2kHz | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 1.78 GB (FLAC) + 1.51 GB (ISO) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Original Gold / WorldStar Music | Cat#: WMSA-7130 / WMSA-7135 | Genre: Rock & Roll, Pop Rock,
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Ringo Starr – Discography (1970 – 2015)

Ringo Starr - Discography (1970 - 2015)

Ringo Starr – Discography (1970 – 2015)
EAC Rip | 41xCD + 2xDVD | FLAC/APE/WV Tracks & Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 19.9 GB | 3% RAR Recovery
STUDIO ALBUMS | LIVE ALBUMS | COMPILATIONS
Label: Various | Genre: Pop Rock, Rock & Roll

Ringo Starr, born Richard Starkey, was the drummer in the Beatles from 1962 to 1970 and thus became one of the most famous musicians of the ’60s. Though the least prominent member of the quartet, he distinguished himself as an occasional singer of good-natured material and as an actor. Upon the group’s split, Starr went solo with two novelty projects: the first, an album called Sentimental Journey, found him covering pre-rock standards, and the second, Beaucoups of Blues, was a country music collection. Starr then scored Top Ten hits with two non-album singles, “It Don’t Come Easy” in 1971 and “Back Off Boogaloo” in 1972.Read More