10 Best Reissues of 2013

David Fricke's look back at the year in re-releases

Various Artists, 'Sophisticated Boom Boom! The Shadow Morton Story'
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9. Various Artists, 'Sophisticated Boom Boom! The Shadow Morton Story'

In the Sixties and Seventies, George "Shadow" Morton was a Phil Spector with sharp, wide aim, producing girl-group, folk and heavy-rock history for the Shangri-Las, Janis Ian, Vanilla Fudge and the New York Dolls. This set hits every high point.

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