Blu-ray Review: MLB Presents The 2019 World Series

Alleviate the off-season blues by revisiting the 2019 World Series in this MLB-produced feature-length documentary. A true classic among Fall Classics is recapped neatly.

Blu-ray Review: It: Chapter Two

Nearly everything that made the first chapter so memorable is mostly absent from this overly long, unfocused retread that essentially puts the adult versions of the first film's kids through the same paces.

Album Review: Rod Stewart - The Studio Albums 1975-2001

A 14-CD collection of his 1975-2001 studio albums is uneven but contains more than enough standouts to justify its bargain price.

GADGET GIFT GUIDE: Anker's PowerExpand+ 7-in-1 USB-CD PD Ethernet Hub

Designed to plug into a USB-C port, this accessory adds two USB 3.0 ports, slots for SD and microSD cards, a 4K HDMI output, an Ethernet port and Power Delivery over its own USB-C plug-in.

Music Blu-ray Review: The Rolling Stones - Bridges to Buenos Aires

If you celebrated the summer of 2019 with the Stones' 'Bridges to Bremen,' you can plan to ring in 2020 with their newly-released 'Bridges to Buenos Aires.' Taken from the same 1998 tour, but this one has a few neat surprises.

Album/Book Reviews: The Doors-Soft Parade (50th Anniv.), Plus Jerry Leger, Swans, Specialty Records

A 50th anniversary edition of the Doors’ ‘The Soft Parade,’ plus albums from Jerry Leger and Swans and a book about Specialty Records.

Blu-ray Review: Abbott & Costello: The Complete Universal Pictures Collection - 80th Anniversary Edition

Gigantic box set that includes 28 feature films and tons of extras, collected on 15 discs. Many of these Bud Abbott and Lou Costello classics make their HD debut here. A vintage comedy collector's dream.

Album/Film Reviews: Tim Buckley, Chuck Berry, Gene Clark, Elliott Murphy

An exceptional Tim Buckley concert surfaces and a Chuck Berry concert film comes to Blu-ray. Plus material from Elliott Murphy’s archives and a Gene Clark cult favorite

Gadget Review: Globe Electric's Soft White Dimmable Frosted LED Smart Bulb

A smart bulb worth looking for in upcoming sales if you're switched on to the idea of remote-controlled lighting in your home

Album Reviews: Bruce Springsteen - Western Stars (Songs from the Film), Plus Plus Rampart Records, the Revelers, New Riders of the Purple Sage

Bruce Springsteen releases live versions of the songs on his recent ‘Western Stars’ CD. Also: an anthology collects singles from the defunct Rampart Records label, Cajun music from the Revelers, and a 1972 concert from New Riders of the Purple Sage.

Album Reviews: Rolling Stones - Let It Bleed (50th Anniversary Ed.) & Bridges to Buenos Aires

The Rolling Stones dig into the vaults to offer an anniversary edition of the classic ‘Let It Bleed’ plus concert from their 1998 world tour.

Album Reviews: Bob Dylan - Bootleg Series, Vol. 15, Travelin’ Thru, 1967-1969, Plus Kinky Friedman, Moody Little Sister, Steve Goodman

The latest volume of Bob Dylan's bootleg series features must-hear collaborations with Johnny Cash. Plus new albums from Kinky Friedman and Moody Little Sister, and a Steve Goodman reissue.

Music Review: The Beatles - Abbey Road Superdeluxe 50th Anniversary Edition

While the bonus tracks aren't as engrossing or revelatory as the previous two superdeluxe Beatles boxes, and the rewriting of history continues with Giles Martin's authorized remixes, there's still plenty to like about this release.

Album Reviews: Steve Miller Band - Welcome to the Vault, Plus the Mavericks & Sofia Talvik

A box set from Steve Miller Band collects alternate versions and live tracks, including much previously unreleased material.

Album Reviews: The Ramones - It’s Alive, Plus Lost Bayou Ramblers, Janiva Magness, Nilsson

A live set displays the Ramones at their best. Also, a John Fogerty tribute, unearthed Nilsson music, and a Cajun concert.

Album Reviews: The Beatles - Abbey Road (Anniversary Edition), Plus Dori Freeman, Daniel Martin Moore, Jason James

The Beatles’ final studio project reappears in a 50th anniversary edition. Also, fine new releases from Dori Freeman, Daniel Martin Moore, and Jason James.

Album Reviews: The Bakersfield sound, Plus Music from Brian Wilson & the Carter Family

A 10-CD box set chronicles the rise of country music’s Bakersfield sound. Plus, releases from Brian Wilson and the Carter Family.

Album Reviews: Paul Young - Live at Rockpalast, Plus Blinded by the Light, Dale Boyle, Big Star, Modern Love Child

A live set from pop/soul singer Paul Young, plus the soundtrack from the Springsteen-inspired 'Blinded by the Light' and CDs from Dale Boyle, Big Star, and Modern Love Child.

Gadget Review: Anker Innovations' Roav Bolt with Google Assistant

This clever little gadget from Anker Innovations plugs into a vehicle’s 12V cigarette lighter socket and doubles as a dual USB adapter.

Album Reviews: Elvis Presley - Live 1969, Plus an Anthology of Influential Country

Elvis Presley had a lot to prove in 1969. A box set documents this key career juncture. Plus, a look at influential early country recordings.

Holiday Gift Alert! Now on DVD: Barry: The Complete First Season
Double Emmy winner (for star/writer/director/creator Bill Hader and co-star Henry Winkler) this HBO Original Series is funny and quirky. Available Now on Blu-ray: Strike Back: The Complete Fifth Season
Ten episodes that look and sound great on HBO Home Entertainment's new three-disc Blu-ray set. Now on Blu-ray: Peter Pan - The Signature Collection Anniversary Edition
The 1953 beloved Disney animated classic is back in print - outfitted with some new bonus materials too. 100 Percent 'Fresh' on Rotten Tomatoes: Paddington 2 - On Blu-ray April 24, Own Early on Digital March 27
The sequel to the 2015 hit family film has been met with universal acclaim. If you missed it in theaters, here comes your chance to get caught up at home. Justice League Arrives On Blu-ray March 13
Gal Gadot, Ben Affleck, and the DC Extended Universe gang arrive on a variety of physical home media formats on March 13. 'Justice League,' the fall 2017 blockbuster sequel to 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,' is also currently available as a Digital HD download. The Who to Release Tommy: Live at the Royal Albert Hall - October 13, 2017
The upcoming release boasts a complete performance of the entire 'Tommy' album, with a set of additional Who classics plus bonus features. Also available on CD and vinyl. Now on Blu-ray: Crashing: The Complete First Season
Pete Holmes created this funny HBO series about a struggling comedian. Holmes stars as a version of himself, and the new Blu-ray release includes one of his hour-long stand-up specials. Now on Blu-ray: Girls: The Complete Sixth Season - aka The Final Season
Lena Dunham's iconic HBO series winds up on a strong note with its sixth season, which is nominated for four Emmy Awards. Coming Soon: Jeff Beck - Live at the Hollywood Bowl
Legendary guitarist's 2016 concert featuring special guests including Steven Tyler and Buddy Guy will be available October 6, 2017 on multiple formats. Coming Soon: The Rolling Stones - From the Vault: Sticky Fingers Live at the Fonda Theatre 2015
The Stones acclaimed 'From the Vault' series rolls on with this 2015 concert, available in a variety of formats. Coming Soon: E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial - 35th Anniversary Gift Set
On September 12, 2017, Universal Pictures Home Entertainment reissues Steven Spielberg's classic. New to Blu-ray: Veep: The Complete Fifth Season
Nominated for 16 Emmy's for its fifth season (and winner of three, including Outstanding Comedy Series), HBO's 'Veep' shows no signs of slowing. New to Blu-ray: Silicon Valley: The Complete Third Season
Though it lost the big Emmy to HBO's other highly-acclaimed comedy series, this Mike Judge-co-created series is still a big winner.

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