- Ray Charles’ classic country masterpieces Modern Sounds in Country & Western Music, VOL 1 & 2 to be Reissued by Concord Records – JUNE 2. The two albums, which featured the hits “I Can’t Stop Loving You,” “Take These Chains From My Heart” and “You Don’t Know Me,” will be reissued together in an expanded reissue. New liner notes by musicologist Bill Dahl are included along with original notes by Rick Ward and Charles’ longtime recording supervisor Sid Feller.
- The new Bloodshot release by Scott H. Biram, “Something’s Wrong/Lost Forever,” drops today.
- Here’s an EPK for Levon Helm’s upcoming release Electric Dirt (Dirt Farmer Music/Vanguard Records)