LITA Staff Selections: June 2024

Welcome to another edition of Staff Selections! The LITA team has curated some of our favorites from our own release catalog and distribution, all available on our website. Emilee Booher: Leo Nocentelli - Another Side The story of this album alone is enough to make me love it (the ‘70s tapes were thought to be lost until they were unearthed at a flea market in Southern California several decades later). But the music itself encapsulates a special moment in time for the legendary Leo Nocentelli (of The Meters). As a solo album, it highlights Leo’s immense singer-songwriter sensibilities through vulnerable and raw...

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Liner Notes: Pacific Breeze

This Light in the Attic podcast episode is a companion piece to Pacific Breeze, the acclaimed series of Japanese City Pop compilations. Mark “Frosty” McNeil and Yosuke Kitazawa, co-producers of the Pacific Breeze series, delve into the origins of City Pop as well as breaking down specific tracks throughout the history of the genre.    >>>   Featured in the article:  Pacific Breeze: Japanese City Pop, AOR & Boogie 1976-1986   Pacific Breeze Volume 3: Japanese City Pop, AOR & Boogie 1975-1987

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