The July 2013 new music releases slate gives rock fans a chance to reacquaint themselves with some classic albums via spiffy new reissues.

In addition, Aerosmith unleash a highly touted full-length concert film entitled 'Rock for the Rising Sun.' The concert was filmed in Tokyo in 2011, six short months after a tsunami, earthquake and the Fukushima nuclear reactor incident devastated the region. The film combines live performances of songs from throughout their career with footage of citizens coping with the disasters.

As you can see below, you'll also find a treasure trove of vinyl, SACD and vinyl replica CD re-issues from artists such as Billy Joel and Blue Oyster Cult.

Read on for a complete list of July 2013′s classic rock releases, and click on the highlighted album titles to learn more about those selections. Be sure to check out our rundown of all the 2013 New Music Releases to keep up-to-date with what your favorite artists will release this year!

July 2013 New Music Releases:

July 9
The Byrds, 'Younger Than Yesterday' (CD vinyl replica)
Pat Travers Band, 'Can Do'
Whitesnake, 'Made in Britain / The World Record'

July 16
Blue Oyster Cult, 'Blue Oyster Cult,' 'Tyranny and Mutation,' 'Secret Treaties,' 'On Your Feet or On Your Knees,' 'Agents of Fortune,' 'Some Enchanted Evening,' 'Mirrors,' 'Cultosaurus Erectus,''Fire of Unknown Origin' (vinyl replica CDs)

July 23
Aerosmith, 'Rock for the Rising Sun' (Concert Blu-ray)
Van Dyke Parks, 'Songs Cycled'
The Winery Dogs, 'The Winery Dogs'

July 30
Buddy Guy, 'Rhythm & Blues' (Aerosmith members guest star)
Billy Idol, 'Icon'
Nilsson, 'The RCA Albums Collection' (box set)
Whitesnake, 'Icon'
Steve Winwood, 'Icon'