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Omnivore to Release Five-CD Set of Jazz Saxophonist Art Pepper’s Sessions for Artists House Label (Sept. 23)

PROMISE KEPT: THE COMPLETE ARTISTS HOUSE RECORDINGS  DUE OUT SEPTEMBER 23. Package contains the four albums drawn from the sessions,  Plus a fifth disc of additional takes. Nineteen previously unreleased performances included. Laurie Pepper contributed liner notes and rare photographs. Producer John Snyder had always wanted to record alto saxophonist Art Pepper and booked him … Continue reading

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Buck Owens’ Last Capitol Album Will Finally Be Released, Via Omnivore Recordings, On August 17

Recorded in 1975, the artist’s last intended Capitol set features his final two singles for the label. Omnivore Recordings, in conjunction with the Buck Owens Estate, will release Country Singer’s Prayer, Buck Owens’ final Capitol album from 1975, which has remained unissued until now. Street date for CD and Digital is August 17, 2018. By … Continue reading

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Omnivore To Release Vince Guaraldi: The Complete Warner Bros.–Seven Arts Recordings As Two-CD Package On July 6

In addition, classic album Oh, Good Grief! to be released in 50th Anniversary red vinyl edition. Omnivore Recordings will release two titles from pianist Vince Guaraldi on July 6, 2018: The Complete Warner Bros.–Seven Arts Recordings (encompassing three Warner Bros.-Seven Arts albums: Oh, Good Grief!, The Eclectic Vince Guaraldi and Alma-Ville), as a two-CD set … Continue reading

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THE ICONIC 1971 ALBUM BY ROSEBUD (JUDY HENSKE, JERRY YESTER, CRAIG DOERGE, DAVID VAUGHT AND JOHN SEITER) COMING JUNE 16 AS AN EXPANDED REISSUE FROM OMNIVORE RECORDINGS

Ten bonus tracks—seven previously unissued—join the album’s original ten. Packaging includes rare ephemera and new interviews with band members. When Judy Henske and Jerry Yester’s (now revered) 1969 album Farewell Aldebaran failed to find its audience, the artists decided to take a different approach for their next release — becoming a “band.” Adding songwriter and … Continue reading

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Omnivore Recordings Releases A Career-Spanning Five-CD Set Celebrating The Music Of NRBQ

November 11 release contains hits, rarities, concert favorites and previously unreleased gems, plus liner notes, ephemera and previously unseen photos. high noon n. : The most advanced, flourishing, or creative stage or period. NRBQ n. : An endlessly creative band on a 50-year high that continually amazes and delights its listeners. There aren’t many bands … Continue reading

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The Blind Boys Of Alabama’s ‘Go Tell It On The Mountain’ And ‘Atom Bomb’ Coming In Expanded Editions From Omnivore Recordings On Nov. 4

The last of their four turn-of-the-century groundbreaking releases, and their first-ever holiday album are both expanded with bonus tracks. Omnivore Recordings continues its Blind Boys of Alabama reissue initiative with the legendary gospel group’s Go Tell It on the Mountain and Atom Bomb albums, both slated for November 4, 2016 release in expanded editions —in … Continue reading

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Tony Hadley, The Voice Of Spandau Ballet, Offers Debut Holiday Album On Omnivore

New 2016 edition includes three previously unissued tracks. Album features standards, seasonal hits and original songs, including duet with Kim Wilde. Out on October 21st. Tony Hadley was the soulful front man for the hugely popular 1980s New Romantic band Spandau Ballet. After fifteen Top 10 singles (including the #1 smash “True”) the group took a 20-year hiatus before reforming … Continue reading