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Music

Listing of new releases in all genres of music
  • Image JPEG image Blackstar

    David Bowie passed away on January 10, 2016 at the age of 69. Bowie was known as a musical pioneer over his career, which spanned over four decades. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996 and is one of Rolling Stone's "100 Greatest Artists of All Time."

  • Image JPEG image Full Circle Loretta Lynn

    Truly a great CD by my no.1 favorite singer! I love ALL of Loretta's music,and this new CD is no exception! Truly Loretta's best work ever! If your a fan of Real Country Music,this is the CD or album for you!

  • Image JPEG image Enter the Wu-Tang

    This debut revolutionized hip-hop (and launched half a dozen solo careers), as much for The RZA's raw barrage of off-kilter, off-key loops and sound effects as for its elliptically violent lyrics. Martial arts--at least as they appear in kung fu movies--are the Wu-Tang Clan's favorite metaphor, but they're also the organizing principle of the group, a crowd of eight rappers, each with his own way-out-there "fighting style." They created their own little self-contained culture, with its own symbols and shifting identities, and let listeners figure it out for themselves. Unless you're willing to immerse yourself in its world, it can be baffling and a little dry, but its aggression and originality are undeniable.