Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds - Who Built the Moon? 48:54 minutes Rock, Alternative
While flowing from the same, molten core of melody, songwriting craft and towering self-belief, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds’ new album, Who Built The Moon? alters the legendary singer-songwriter’s course following a bracing, two-year creative collaboration with renowned producer, DJ and composer, David Holmes.
Gary Moore - Blues and Beyond (boxset) 04:20:39 min Blues Rock
A Gary Moore box set titled Blues and Beyond was released on Nov. 24. A press release for the album describes it as a “remarkable collection of his powerful and emotive blues studio recordings” and a fitting tribute to the Irish guitarist, who died in 2011. The set features two CDs of studio recordings plus another two CDs of newly mixed live recordings, including previously unheard versions of two tracks.
Pugwash - Silverlake 36:21 minutes Alternative Rock
For almost two decades, Walsh has been writing great pop songs that have won him praises from his peers (notably from his greatest influence, the ELO frontman Jeff Lynne). Pugwash’s guitarist Tosh Flood joined Divine Comedy for the “Foreverland” album and tour which prompted Walsh to return Pugwash to what it originally was, a solo project. A phone call to long time collaborator (and friend) Jason Faulkner to enquire about producing the album was met with a resounding “yes” .