Universal Music Group Archive
Guitarist Metheny’s impressive debut album gets an excellent 180-gram vinyl upgrade.
Legendary guitarist and double bassist shine on double vinyl live performance.
ECM releases inspirational recording of 2006 Keith Jarrett concert!
Tchaikovsky’s National overture sounds vibrant on this 180-gram digital vinyl.
A rare digital vinyl of Vivaldi’s Four Seasons gets a 180-gram re-boot!
ECM releases late jazz guitarist’s wonderful finale.
ECM releases new audiophile vinyl of a seminal 1970’s jazz album! Pat Metheny Group – American Garage – ECM Records ECM 1155 (1979/2010) 180-gram stereo vinyl, 35:21 [distr. by Universal Music Group] *****: (Pat Metheny – 6 & 12-string guitars; Lyle Mays – piano, Oberheim, autoharp, organ; Mark Egan – bass; Dan Gottlieb – drums) […]
Gary Burton/Chick Corea – Crystal Silence ECM Records 1024 ST (1972/2018) (distr. by Universal Music Group) 180-gram stereo vinyl, 44:23 *****: This vinyl reissue of a Gary Burton/Chick Corea duo recording is stunning! (Gary Burton – vibes; Chick Corea – piano) ECM (Edition of Contemporary Music) Records was founded by Manfred Eicher in 1969. At […]
Major Change at Universal Music Group – The parent company of the classical and jazz labels DGG, Decca Records and Classics, Mercury Classics and distributed label ECM, has, according to a May 19 announcement, “deepened [its] commitment to jazz and classical music [and the] company’s unwavering commitment to building on its rich history in both […]
Clarinettist Martin Fröst’s Musical Tastes; Classical Recordings’ Leading Talent Scout; Wireless Connectivity Technologies in Home Audio: 2015 Report Available; TFJ News & Media Recommends Five Top 5.1 System Speakers
Formal Definition for Hi-Res Audio; Amazon Adds Ad-Free Music Streaming; Steinway & Sons’ First Orchestral Release
Larger Royalties for Older Artists; Improved 3D Telecast Technology; New Universal Vinyl Distribution; Home Electronics Offset Home Efficiency Gains