Disky Communications Europe B.V. "Rock Classics From The 80's" collects 30 original hits of the era featuring Golden Earring' "Twilight Zone," Billy Squier's "Rock Me Tonight," MSG' "Anytime," Huey Lewis & The News' "I Want A New Drug," Billy Idol's "Rebell Yell,"… "Rock Classics From The 80's" is a good album for anyone who stood up in a bleacher seat at an arena and jammed a thumb onto a portable lighter during Poison's "Your Mama Don't Dance." And, for better or worse, there are several million of them.
How often does a certain piece of music revive memories of important events from times gone by? This double SACD - from the new series "Memories Are Made Of This" - has been put together for exactly this purposey to bring back those memories. Those amongst us who grew up during the 1950s, experiencing their very own storm and stress period, will certainly be familitif with the titles on these SACDs and quite capable of singing or whistling along - or just humming the tune.
VIVARTE is the legendary Sony Classical period music label known for producing outstanding recordings on period instruments. The recordings by legendary producer Wolf Erichson are done with the best recording technologies and by one of the best production teams in the world (Tritonus Music Production, Stuttgart). The label started producing when Sony Classical was founded (in 1989). The production came to a standstill recently when Wolf Erichson retired and DHM became the new label of period music within Sony Classical. Among the outstanding artists which recorded for Vivarte are: Anner Bylsma, Gustav Leonhardt, Jos Van Immerseel, Tafelmusik, Huelgas Ensemble and others.