Saturday, August 29, 2015

More DC Comics 100-pagers

This wraps up our series of galleries spotlighting DC Comics' 100-page comics of the 1970s. Stay tuned tomorrow, though, when we focus on the earlier DC Giant series.

Friday, August 28, 2015

Coming Soon: Otis Redding "Soul Manifesto" box set

Out Oct. 30 from Rhino Records.

The collection features the eight studio and live albums that Redding recorded between 1964 and 1967, as well as several essential posthumous sets.

SOUL MANIFESTO offers an in-depth look at the Redding's remarkable career, including his 1964 debut Pain In My Heart and 1967's King & Queen, an album he recorded with singer Carla Thomas and the last studio album released during his lifetime. The set also comes with four posthumous releases, including 1968's The Dock Of The Bay , which topped the R&B chart that year and featured Redding's classic "(Sittin' On) The Dock Of The Bay."

Album Listing

Pain In My Heart (1964)
The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads (1965)
Otis Blue: Otis Redding Sings Soul (1965)
The Soul Album (1966)
Complete & Unbelievable: The Otis Redding Dictionary Of Soul (1966)
King & Queen - with Carla Thomas (1967)
Live In Europe (1967)
The Dock Of The Bay (1968)
The Immortal Otis Redding (1968)
In Person At The Whisky A Go Go (1968)
Love Man (1969)
Tell The Truth (1970) 

More DC Comics 100-pagers

Continuing our series of DC's 100 page super spectaculars from the 1970s.

Happy Jack Kirby Day!

Jack Kirby, co-creator of the Marvel Universe, would've been 98 today.

Here's a relatively random, but still awesome, selection of his work through the years.

Jack and his wife Roz