Memorabilia di Prince all’asta. Il catalogo completo

Il prossimo 14 settembre si aprirà una delle più grandi ed interessanti aste di memorabilia di Prince. Chi organizza è la RR Auction di Boston, società conosciuta in tutto il mondo per la vendita di documenti rari, manoscritti, autografi e manufatti storici. Già in passato aveva proposto oggetti legati a Prince, ma quella del prossimo mese, con un totale di 223 pezzi, si preannuncia come … Continua a leggere Memorabilia di Prince all’asta. Il catalogo completo

Una geniale combinazione: Let’s Go Crazy e Frankenstein

Primavera 2014. Prince è in tour con le 3rdEyeGirl per il suo Hit and Run Part II, una serie di tredici concerti in nove città europee. Ad aprire quei concerti la stessa canzone che spalanca le porte al mondo di Purple Rain. Stiamo parlando di Let’s Go Crazy, inno indiscusso di un album indimenticabile. Prince per i suo show ha la geniale idea di arrangiare … Continua a leggere Una geniale combinazione: Let’s Go Crazy e Frankenstein

‘Purple Rain’ outtakes: A track-by-track guide to the deluxe edition (The Current.com)

During 1983 and 1984, no one ruled the charts like Prince. To give you an idea of how much music the man was creating, in the first seven months of 1984 he recorded entire albums for the Time, Apollonia 6, Sheila E., and the Family as well as multiple B-sides and even a few songs for the soundtrack to a little movie called Purple Rain. I’ll … Continua a leggere ‘Purple Rain’ outtakes: A track-by-track guide to the deluxe edition (The Current.com)

Jimmy Fallon end The Roots Celebrate Remastered Release Of Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ (jambase.com)

Watch Jimmy Fallon & The Roots discuss Prince’s remastered ‘Purple Rain’ album which came out today. Last night’s episode of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon featured a segment in which the host Jimmy Fallon and house band The Roots celebrated the remastered and expanded editions of Purple Rain. The newly packaged versions of the outstanding record originally released by Prince in 1984 were issued … Continua a leggere Jimmy Fallon end The Roots Celebrate Remastered Release Of Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ (jambase.com)

Album of the Week: Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ Deluxe Edition (Billboard.com)

Given that we’re at least a decade into the era where every classic album imaginable has been released in a ‘deluxe’ or ‘special edition’ format at least once, you can be forgiven for regarding the just-released Purple Rain (Deluxe) from the late Prince with some suspicion – particularly since it comes on the heels of his tragic, unexpected death at 57 just over a year ago.  FONTE:  billboard.com Continua a leggere Album of the Week: Prince’s ‘Purple Rain’ Deluxe Edition (Billboard.com)