Arsenio Orteza

Arsenio reviews music for WORLD Magazine. Follow Arsenio on Twitter @ArsenioOrteza.

Music for the season

Music | Noteworthy new Christmas releases
by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 11/30/18, 12:06 pm

A Vaughan Williams Christmas

Chapel Choir of the Royal Hospital Chelsea

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New or recent releases

by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 11/20/18, 10:35 am

She Remembers Everything (Deluxe Edition)

Rosanne Cash

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Associated Press

Selective sets

Music | A multidisc Imagine benefits more from slimming down than does a Kinks edition
by Arsenio Orteza
Posted 11/20/18, 10:03 am

One sign that gift-giving season has arrived is the release of critically acclaimed rock ’n’ roll albums in boxed, freshly remastered, multidisc editions tantalizingly marketed as the best-ever way to experience the music contained therein. It’s an impression cemented by the enthusiastic reviews that inevitably flood the relevant publications and that get collated into verbal highlight reels for the packages’ Wikipedia entries.

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