Tuesday, August 01, 2006

New Music Tuesday

It was on this Day in 1981 that the most import new released of all new released was made as of Warner-Amex Satellite Entertainment Company, a joint venture of Warner Communications and American Express(yes the Creidt card company)launch a brand new Cable channel that play nothing but music video in high stereo sound it was called MTV, and it was a good idea at the time and now everbody who follow music are switching to you tube, because they dont want to follow what are going on Real World: Key West that what there showing in prime time tonight insted of marking the milestone which they did on this day 2001 when MTV turn 20 which is one hell of a part gig and part reunion, and part pop-culture spectacle.

Which can tell the spectacle in 1994 when Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley made there infamous on air kiss at the MTV Video Music Awards a month after they announced on this day they got married three month ago in in a private ceremony in the Dominican Republic.

But hey this week in pop culture history is not full with MTV history on this day in 1971 "The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour" is launched on CBS-TV with a short summer run followed by three seasons of "The Sonny and Cher Comedy Hour".

but on this day Jerome John Garcia was born on this day in 1942, but he would be later know to the world as Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead who died on on August 9, 1995 as it was cover by Futher MSNBC News host Alison Stewart who was working at the time at MTV NEWS.

hate the stuff push on TRL, hey why you go out to your indie record store for today new released from the only bands that matters in Culture City.

August 1


Five for Fighting - Two Lights (Columbia)
G. Love - Lemonade (enhanced; Brushfire)
Powerman 5000 - Destroy What You Enjoy (DRT)
Various artists - Monsieur Gainsbourg Revisited (Verve Forecast)
(with tracks from Michael Stipe, Franz Ferdinand, Cat Power, Placebo, Tricky, the Rakes, the Kills and Marianne Faithfull)
Plus Soundtracks to the "The Ant Bully" and "My Super Ex-Girlfriend"

Notable Reissues and Archival Material:

Count Basie - One O'Clock Jump: The Very Best of Count Basie (Columbia/ Legacy)
Rosemary Clooney - Come On-A My House: The Very Best of Rosemary Clooney (Bluebird/ Legacy)
Dizzy Gillespie - Night in Tunisia: The Very Best of Dizzy Gillespie (Bluebird/ Legacy)
Daryl Hall & John Oates - The Philadelphia Years (Varèse Sarabande)
Billie Holiday - God Bless the Child: The Very Best of Billie Holiday (Columbia/ Legacy)
Memphis Slim - The Sonet Blues Story (Verve)
Ronnie Milsap - The Essential Ronnie Milsap (two CDs; RCA/ Legacy)
Buck Owens - 21 #1 Hits: The Ultimate Collection (Rhino)
Charlie Parker - Charlie Parker for Lovers (Verve)
Elvis Presley - Elvis: Live, Elvis: Movies and Elvis: R&B (BMG Strategic Marketing)
Sarah Vaughan - Send in the Clowns: The Very Best of Sarah Vaughan (Columbia/ Legacy)

Music DVDs:

Jimmy Buffett - "Live at Wrigley Field" (Bayside)
The Clash - "Rude Boy" (Epic/ Legacy)
Alice Cooper - "The Nightmare Returns" (Geffen)
Elvis Presley - "Aloha From Hawaii" and " '68 Comeback" (BMG Heritage)
The Trachtenburg Family Slideshow Players - "Off & On Broadway" (Sarathan)

TV on DVD:

The Girls Next Door - Season 1
Hazel - The Complete 1st Season
Blue Collar TV - The Complete 2nd Season
Curb Your Enthusiasm - The Complete 5th Season
Dallas - The Complete 5th Season
Good Times - The 6th Season
Beavis and Butt-head - The Mike Judge Collection Vol. 3
The Comeback - The Complete Series
Alice in Wonderland (mini-series) Alice In Wonderland
America's Funniest Home Videos Athletic Supporters
Star Trek: The Next Generation Star Trek: Klingon Fan Collective

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