Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra – What’s New (1983) [MFSL Remastered, CD-Quality + Hi-Res Vinyl Rip]

Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra - What's New (1983) [MFSL Remastered, CD-Quality + Hi-Res Vinyl Rip]

Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra – What’s New (1983) [MFSL Remastered, CD-Quality + Hi-Res Vinyl Rip]
Vinyl Rip | Hi-Res / FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 96kHz | CD-Quality / FLAC Tracks / 16bit / 44.1kHz
Full Scans Included
Total Size: 757 MB (Hi-Res) + 200 MB (CD-Quality) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab | Pressed in Japan | Cat#: MFSL 1-158 | Genre: Vocal Jazz
Half-Speed Mastered

Instead of trying to compete with a newer, fashion-conscious pop marketplace, Linda Ronstadt removed herself from the rat race, recording an album of traditional pop standards with Nelson Riddle. Ronstadt’s voice isn’t always showcased to a fine effect on these songs, but the record is an interesting change of pace. And it would have been more interesting if she hadn’t repeated its formula on her next two records. Continue reading “Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra – What’s New (1983) [MFSL Remastered, CD-Quality + Hi-Res Vinyl Rip]”

Linda Ronstadt – Heart Like A Wheel (1974) {2017, MFSL Remastered, CD-Quality + Hi-Res Vinyl Rip}

Linda Ronstadt - Heart Like A Wheel (1974) {2017, MFSL Remastered, CD-Quality + Hi-Res Vinyl Rip}

Linda Ronstadt – Heart Like A Wheel (1974) {2017, MFSL Remastered, CD-Quality + Hi-Res Vinyl Rip}
Vinyl Rip | Hi-Res / FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 96kHz | CD-Quality / FLAC Tracks / 16bit / 44.1kHz
Full Scans Included
Total Size: 675 MB (Hi-Res) + 193 MB (CD-Quality) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: MFSL, Gain 2 Ultra Analog | US | Cat#: MFSL 1-472 | Genre: Country Rock

Mastered on Mobile Fidelity’s world-renowned mastering system and pressed on dead-quiet 180g vinyl at RTI, this LP reissue presents Heart Like a Wheel with astounding clarity, depth, and naturalism. Still the most difficult instrument to accurately capture, the female voice is here conveyed with transfixing realism, warmth, and feeling. The inner beauty of Ronstadt’s flawless phrasing and passionate inflections bears out with obvious candor, her tonality and emotiveness pouring through every lyric and wordless expression. Continue reading “Linda Ronstadt – Heart Like A Wheel (1974) {2017, MFSL Remastered, CD-Quality + Hi-Res Vinyl Rip}”

Linda Ronstadt – Live In Hollywood (2019) {WEB, CD-Format + Hi-Res}

Linda Ronstadt - Live In Hollywood (2019) {WEB, CD-Format + Hi-Res}

Linda Ronstadt – Live In Hollywood (2019) {WEB, CD-Format + Hi-Res}
WEB Download | FLAC Tracks / 16bit / 44.1kHz / CD-Format | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 96kHz / Hi-Res
Total Size: 317 MB (CD-Format) + 975 MB (Hi-Res) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Rhino | Genre: Country Rock, Adult Contemporary

LIVE IN HOLLYWOOD features amazing performances from a concert that Ronstadt recorded in 1980 for her acclaimed HBO television special. Recorded on April 24, 1980 at Television Center Studios in Hollywood, and produced by John Boylan, the concert captures Ronstadt at the peak of her reign as America’s most popular female rock singer. For LIVE IN HOLLYWOOD, Ronstadt selected 12 of her favorite performances from the original concert. Continue reading “Linda Ronstadt – Live In Hollywood (2019) {WEB, CD-Format + Hi-Res}”

Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra – What’s New (1983) {2011, Japanese Reissue, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra - What's New (1983) {2011, Japanese Reissue, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra – What’s New (1983) {2011, Japanese Reissue, Hi-Res SACD Rip}
SACD Rip | ISO / DSD / 1bit / 2.8224MHz | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 88.2kHz | Stereo & Multichannel
Hybrid SACD | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 2.41 GB (ISO) + 1.95 GB (FLAC Mch) + 726 MB (FLAC Stereo) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: Warner Music | Japan | Cat#: WPCR-14169 | Genre: Easy Listening

What’s New is an album of traditional pop standards released by American singer/songwriter/producer Linda Ronstadt in 1983. It represents the first in a trilogy of 1980s albums Ronstadt recorded with bandleader/arranger Nelson Riddle. John Kosh designed the album covers for all three albums. Continue reading “Linda Ronstadt & The Nelson Riddle Orchestra – What’s New (1983) {2011, Japanese Reissue, Hi-Res SACD Rip}”

Linda Ronstadt – Heart Like A Wheel (1974) {2017, MFSL Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Linda Ronstadt - Heart Like A Wheel (1974) {2017, MFSL Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}

Linda Ronstadt – Heart Like A Wheel (1974) {2017, MFSL Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}
SACD Rip | ISO / DSD / 1bit / 2.8224MHz | FLAC Tracks / 24bit / 88.2kHz
Hybrid SACD | Full Scans Included
Total Size: 1.27 GB (ISO) + 592 MB (FLAC) | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: MFSL UltraDisc UHR | USA | Cat#: UDSACD 2190 | Genre: Country Rock

Following the same formula as her early records, Heart Like a Wheel doesn’t appear to be a great breakthrough on the surface. However, Ronstadt comes into her own on this mix of oldies and contemporary classics. Backed by a fleet of Los Angeles musicians, Ronstadt sings with vigor and passion, helping bring the music alive. Continue reading “Linda Ronstadt – Heart Like A Wheel (1974) {2017, MFSL Remastered, Hi-Res SACD Rip}”

Linda Ronstadt – Greatest Hits Vol.1 & Vol.2 (DCC Compact Classics, Remastered)

Linda Ronstadt - Greatest Hits Vol.1 & Vol.2 (DCC Compact Classics, Remastered)

Linda Ronstadt – Greatest Hits Vol.1 & Vol.2 (DCC Compact Classics, Remastered)
EAC Rip | 2xCD | WavPack (.wv) Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans @300 dpi, JPG, Included
Total Size: 452 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: DCC Compact Classics | Cat#: GZS-1040 / GZS-1128 | Genre: Country Rock
 
Greatest Hits (1976) & Greatest Hits Vol.2 (1980) Continue reading “Linda Ronstadt – Greatest Hits Vol.1 & Vol.2 (DCC Compact Classics, Remastered)”

Linda Ronstadt – 4 Albums (MFSL UltraDisc II, Remastered)

Linda Ronstadt - 4 Albums (MFSL UltraDisc II, Remastered)

Linda Ronstadt – 4 Albums (MFSL UltraDisc II, Remastered)
EAC Rip | 4xCD | WavPack (.wv) Image + Cue + Log | Full Scans @300 dpi, JPG, PNG, Included
Total Size: 954 MB | 3% RAR Recovery
Label: MFSL UltraDisc II | Cat#: UDCD 768 / UDCD 777 / UDCD 783 / UDCD 785 | Genre: Country Rock

Don’t Cry Now (1973), Prisoner in Disguise (1975), Hasten Down the Wind (1976), Simple Dreams (1977) Continue reading “Linda Ronstadt – 4 Albums (MFSL UltraDisc II, Remastered)”