‘Hounds Of Love’ 30th Bday leads our Retro-Loop


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Kate Bush‘s landmark album ‘Hounds Of Love’ is 30 years old this week. To celelebrate it, we have picked one of its lesser known tracks to head the newest edition of the retro-loop, our look at those reissues, compilations, soundtracks and treasures from yester-year that have been recently brought back to our attention.

Recent film releases such as Dope, Truman Capote’s In Cool Blood, How To Change The World or The Belier family have delivered some sonic treats with tracks by the likes of Digable Planets; Quincy Jones; Canned Heat or Michel Sardou being part of their correspondent soundtracks. Elsewhere, Sony announced the purchase of Van Morrison‘s back catalogue, Nils Frahm has dusted some obscure gems curating the latest ‘Late Night Tales’ volume; Tracey Thorn compiled her solo output and Colombia’s vintage mix of local folklore, pop and African influences has been nicely put together in a Big Box Of Afrosound; plus a lot of vinyl reissues flooding our record shops this fortnight, among the most interesting ones classic records by The Gun Club; Angie Stone; The Beat Band; McCarthy…

Check our favourite not new music here


KATE BUSH
Under Ice
(Noble And Brite)

From "Hounds Of Love", which celebrates this week its 30th anniversary

DIGABLE PLANETS
Rebirth Of Slick (Cool Like That)
(Blue Note)

From 'Dope' soundtrack.

PEDRO LAZA
La Negra Caliente
(vampisoul)

From 'Big Box Of Afrosound" Box-Set

THE GUN CLUB
Mother Of Earth
(Sympathy For The Record Industry)

From "Miami" Vinyl reissue.

GENTLEMEN LOSERS
Honey Bunch
(Night Time Stories)

From "Nils Frahm's Late Night Tales".

THE STYLE COUNCIL FEAT. TRACEY THORN
Paris Match
(Polydor)

From Tracey Thorn's compilation "Solo".

DAVE EDMUNDS
Girl Talk
(Rhino)

From "Original Album Series" Box-set.

ANGIE STONE
Wish I Didn't Miss You
(Sony)

From 7" reissue.

CANNED HEAT
Going Up The Country
(Capitol)

From Greenpeace documentary "How To Change The World" soundtrack.

VAN MORRISON
Tupelo Honey
(Sony)

From "The Essential Van Morrison" compilation, released after Sony bought his back catalogue.

THE BETA BAND
Inner Meet Me
(Parlophone)

From The Three EPs 12" reissues.

JON SPENCER BLUES EXPLOSION
Dang
(Self-Released)

From "Orange" Vinyl reissue.

QUINCY JONES
In Cold Blood
(RCA)

From "Truman Capote's In Cold Blood" soundtrack. Film Recently re-released in movie theaters.

MCCARTHY
The Well Of Loneliness
(Cherry Red)

From "I Am A Wallet" Double album reissue.

MICHEL SARDOU
Je Vais T'Aimer
(Mercury)

A film cast version of this features in "The Belier Family" soundtrack.

PRIMAL SCREAM
Silent Spring
(Warner)

From "Sonic Flower Groove" vinyl reissue.

THE KITCHEN CINQ
You'll Be Sorry Someday
(Light In The Attic)

From "When The Rainbow Disappears: An Anthology 1965-1968"

FLAMIN GROOVIES
Whiskey Woman
(Sony)

From "Teenage Head" vinyl reissue.

SPAIN
Untitled #1
(Restless)

From "3 In 1 Pack" reissue.

THE WEDDING PRESENT
Falling
(Sony)

Julee Cruise cover from "The Hit Parade" Double Vinyl reissue.

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