Live Albums

First Listen to the First Song From The New KANSAS 'Live' Set!

Back in August of this year, it was announced that KANSAS , after a year's touring in celebration of the 40th Anniversary of their hit album, 'Leftoverture,' would be releasing a new, live set of that tour ... November 3rd is the date that 'Leftoverture-Live & Beyond' will be released and we've...
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New, 'Live' METALLICA Set Due May 5th

The days of seeing METALLICA in a small venue are, with few exceptions, long since gone. The Metal Masters have the ability to fill stadiums full of their faithful, and rare is the chance to see them in anything smaller than an arena...which is understandable given their long, successful,...
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Rock Bands & Orchestras-A Winning (mostly) Combination

Not every band can successfully combine their Rock sound with a Symphony Orchestra: Among some of the better attempts of recording with orchestras include: The Moody Blues (they were the first), Metallica, KISS, ELP, Eric Clapton, Yes, and a bunch more. When executed successfully, the music can...
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The Best Live Rock Albums of All Time

"Billboard" put together a list of their "Seven Best Live Rock Albums of All Time," and they specifically said that this is for albums that actually rock, so if it was unplugged, it didn't get considered. The list isn't ranked, so here they are in no particular order - "Alive", Kiss, 1975 Video of...
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Why I Love 'Live' Albums

A 'Live' album, IMO, is still the best 'Souvenir' that a music lover can have from a memorable performance. Of course, in the present day, there are performances available on DVD's, YouTube & other on-line sources, 'Live' streaming, etc. But especially in the case of performances from the...
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