Willie Nelson

Deluxe reissues cover Willie's '77-'80 post-outlaw/pre-Julio Iglesias period

Ann Peebles

Memphis soul queen's glory

UB40 – The Platinum Collection

Triple set comprising all the Birmingham reggae aficionados'Labour Of Love LPs

The Stranglers – The UA Singles 79-82

"Golden Brown" and 11 others in a box

Various Artists – Lost Legends Of Surf Guitar

Three-CD volume of rare cheater stomp and big noise from Waimea

Various Artists – Sound System Rockers: Kingston Town 1969-1975

Golden age of Bunny Lee-tinged rockers make perfect hot weather music

The Holy Modal Rounders – Good Taste Is Timeless

Pete Stampfel and Steve Weber's heretic folk-loons going ape in the country

Various – Wu-Tang Collective

This month's disappointing Wu cash-in

Various – Northern Soul Floorshakers

Enjoyable, rarities-stuffed collection. Pass the talc

Status Quo

Well-presented, bonus-heavy reissues-if only Quo were worth it
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Editor's Picks

Fleet Foxes – Shore

Robin Pecknold's tide-like ruminations on ageing, loss and uncertain times

PJ Harvey: “She’s an auteur… she knows what she wants”

The making of To Bring You My Love explored in the new issue of Uncut

The 10th Uncut New Music Playlist Of 2020

William Tyler, New Order, Todd Rundgren, Gwenifer Raymond and much more

Introducing the Ultimate Music Guide to the Grateful Dead

Meeting your heroes can be disappointing. As you’ll read in our new Ultimate Music Guide, when Melody Maker’s Steve...
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