NEW RELEASES 12.03.21
by Adrian Walshe on Mar 12, 2021
INDIE / ALTERNATIVE
THE ANCHORESS – The Art Of Losing
THE DECEMBERISTS – Her Majesty (2021 Vinyl Issue) – LP – Vinyl €25.99 - Available on vinyl with the original cover art for the first time ever!
DO NOTHING – Glueland EP – 12″ – Vinyl €20.99 - Lead track Glueland is a sleazy and low slung dirty groove monster that hints at The Talking Heads, Arctic Monkeys, LCD Soundsytem and Mark E Smith
LINDA SMITH – Till Another Time: 1988-1996 – LP – Vinyl €20.99 - Till Another Time: 1988-1996 is the first retrospective collection of Smith’s charmingly lo-fi music, situating her as a pioneer of the home recording boom that persists today.
THE HOT RATS – Turn Ons – LP – 180g Clear Vinyl €24.99 - AKA Supergrass’s Gaz Coombes and Danny Goffe
FRANK BLACK – Oddballs – LP – Silver Vinyl €24.99 - Compilation of remixed rarities and B-sides.
FRANK BLACK – The Cult Of Ray – LP – Blue Vinyl €24.99 - First released in 1996, The Cult of Ray is Frank Black’s third studio album
THE PAPER KITES – Roses – LP – 180g Cherrybomb Vinyl €17.99 - Roses is a testament to sincere, patient and understated songwriting. A deeply moving collection of songs, helmed by a cherished selection of artists.
ROCK & POP
VALERIE JUNE – The Moon And Stars: Prescriptions For Dreamers – LP – White Vinyl €24.99 - Conjuring a next-generation fusion of folk, soul, gospel, country and transcendental blues, The Moon and Stars, Prescriptions For Dreamers, Valerie June’s third full-length album for Fantasy Records is a deeply affecting work of genuine beauty and unassuming wonder.
LAKE STREET DIVE – Obviously – LP – Indies Only White Vinyl €19.99 ake Street Dive’s wide-ranging taste in pop, rock, R&B, and jazz have blended together to make an impressively cohesive sound, combining retro influences with a contemporary attitude-
THE WITCH – Introduction (Private Press Version) – LP – Vinyl €29.99 - Archival reissue of the private-press, first issue of the album that launched Zamrock movement in 1972.
VARIOUS ARTISTS – Forge Your Own Chains – 2LP – Vinyl €33.99 - Now-Again’s foray into funky psychedelia, via American gospel, paranoiac soul, loner folk, East-Nigerian fuzz, Thai rock, Iranian ballads and more.
DIRECT HITS – The Broadway Recording Sessions – LP – Blue Vinyl €22.99 - Battersea based mod heroes.
GLORIA – Sabbat Matters – LP – Vinyl €22.99 - psychedelic pagan rock
CHARLES LLOYD AND THE MARVELS – Tone Poem (Tone Poet Series) – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €56.99 - Tone Poem is the third full-length album by Charles Lloyd and The Marvels, the genre-straddling quintet that features the master saxophonist with Bill Frisell on guitar, Greg Leisz on pedal steel guitar, Reuben Rogers on bass, and Eric Harland on drums
JUJU – Live At 131 Prince Street (2021 Remastered Edition) – 2LP – Vinyl €26.99 - Strut continue their in-depth archive reissues from the Black Fire label with a definitive edition of JuJu’s Live At 131 Prince Street, recorded in 1973 at Ornette Coleman’s gallery in New York and featuring a previously unheard recording of the Pharoah Sanders composition “Thembi”.
CAIXA CUBO – Angela – LP – Limited Orange Vinyl €22.99 - One of the most highly-regarded modern Brazilian jazz trios.
BYARD LANCASTER – My Pure Joy – LP – Vinyl €22.99 - Strut presents one of Lancaster’s lesser known classics, My Pure Joy, recorded in 1992 for Black Fire.
VARIOUS ARTISTS – Wanted: Jazz Vol 2 – LP – Vinyl €17.99 - Including Horace Silver, Donald Byrd, Art Blakey and more!
- GIL EVANS – New Bottle Old Wine (Blue Note Tone Poet Series) – LP – 180g Vinyl €40.99
- LEE MORGAN – The Rajah (Blue Note Tone Poet Series) – LP – 180g Vinyl €36.99
- CHARLES LLOYD – 8: Kindred Spirits, Live From Lobero – 2LP – Vinyl + DVD €40.99
- WAYNE SHORTER – Etcetera (Blue Note Tone Poet Series) – Remastered LP – 180g Vinyl €40.99
- HANK MOBLEY – Poppin’ (Blue Not Tone Poet Series) – LP – 180g Vinyl €36.99
- JIMMY SMITH WITH STANLEY TURRENTINE – Prayer Meetin’ (Tone Poet Series) – LP – 180g Vinyl €36.99
- GRANT GREEN – Born To Be Blue (Blue Note Tone Poet Series) – LP – 180g Vinyl €36.99
- THELONIOUS MONK QUARTET WITH JOHN COLTRANE – At Carnegie Hall – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €29.99
- CHARLES MINGUS – The Black Saint And The Sinner Lady – LP – Vinyl €23.99
- DEXTER GORDON – Doin’ Allright – LP – 180g Vinyl €23.99
- LOU DONALDSON – Alligator Bogaloo (Blue Note 80 Edition) – LP – 180g Vinyl €23.99
- DEXTER GORDON – A Swingin’ Affair (Blue Note 80 Edition) – LP – 180g Vinyl €23.99
- DON CHERRY – Brown Rice – LP – Vinyl €19.99
- STAN GETZ & CHARLIE BYRD – Jazz Samba – LP – 180g Vinyl €17.99
- THE OSCAR PETERSON TRIO – We Get Requests – LP – 180g Vinyl €17.99
SOUL & FUNK
ASHA PUTHLI – The Devil Is Loose – LP – Pink Vinyl €26.99 - Featuring the beautiful heavily sampled disco-funk-classic ‘Space Talk’, Asha’s ethereal soaring vocals take us on a journey that almost mirrors Asha’s eclectic career.
EDDIE CHACON – Pleasure, Joy And Happiness – LP – Vinyl €32.99 - 'A masterful record of adventurous electronic R&B'
THE DIRTBOMBS – Ultraglide In Black – LP – Vinyl €28.99 - The second classic Dirtbombs album is a Detroit garage soul masterpiece. All the influences that helped shaped his sonic psyche are in the forefront here – Sly and the Family Stone, Marvin Gaye, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, Parliament, the Miracles and host of others too obscure to mention all have their presence felt. If the Temptations owned fuzz pedals and read too many comic books they might’ve sounded something like this.
THE BRAND NEW HEAVIES – Shibuya 357 : Live In Tokyo 1992 – 2LP – Baby Blue Vinyl €28.99 - Shibuya 357 is the quintessential (and only live) document of an era that quickly passed. The hits – ‘Never Stop’ , ‘Dream Come True’, ‘Stay This Way’ and ‘Don’t Let It Go To Your Head’ are all here – as are some compelling funk jams.
RODGER WILHOIT – The Social World Of Roger Wilhoit (Remastered & Expanded) – LP – Deluxe Vinyl €28.99 - Ultra rare country / hardcore honky-tonk masterpiece from 1974.
SUSS – Promise – LP – Vinyl €24.99 - 'Ambient Country' ..for lovers of Ry cooder's Paris Texas
JIMBO MATHUS & ANDREW BIRD – These 13 – LP – Opaque Grey Marble Vinyl €21.99 - These 13 is a little bit folk, a little bit gospel, a little bit bluesy, a little bit Hank, a little bit hill country, but most emphatically, it is all heart
ANNE BRIGGS – Topic – LP – 180g Vinyl €22.99 - classic first album from Anne Briggs on Topic. Widley regarded as a long-lost treasure and recorded in 1971 by Sean Davies and featuring Johnny Moynihan from Sweeny’s Men on bouzouki
VARIOUS ARTISTS – Wanted: Reggae – LP – Vinyl €17.99 - Features Sly & Robbie, Horace Andy, Black Uhuru, Max Romeo and more!
TEASPOON AND THE WAVES – Teaspoon And The Waves – LP – Vinyl €24.99 - Best known for the song Oh Yeh Soweto, which is an astonishing adaptation of Lamont Dozier’s anthem Going Back to My Roots, this album is an absolute masterpiece
NUBIYAN TWIST – Freedom Fables – 2LP – Vinyl €28.99 - Strut Records.
Nubiyan Twist are a twelve-piece outfit based in Leeds/London, UK, fusing groove-driven music from around the world with soundsystem culture and jazz-inspired improvisation.
JACQUELINE TAIEB – Lolita Chick ’68 – LP – Vinyl €21.99 - black vinyl reissue.
RAP & HIP-HOP
DJ MUGGS THE BLACK GOAT – Dies Occidendum – LP – Red Vinyl €20.99 - a mythical voyage across fog-laden, scorched earth terrain from the original friar of dark hip hop, Dj Muggs the Black Goat. Known and revered as the sonic mastermind behind both Cypress Hil
BUSTA RHYMES – The Coming – 2LP – Vinyl €27.99 - Debut Lp reissue.
ELECTRONIC / DANCE
BLANCK MASS – In Fernaux – LP – Magenta Coloured Vinyl €21.99 - n Ferneaux explores pain in motion, building audio-spatial chambers of experience and memory.
GUEDRA GUEDRA – Vexillology – LP – Vinyl €23.99 - Debut album by the Moroccan producer who turned heads with 12” via On The Corner in 2020.
VARIOUS ARTISTS – Somewhere Between: Mutant Pop, Electronic Minimalism And Shadow Sounds Of Japan 1980-1988 €39.99 - Light in The Attic Compilation
HORSE MEAT DISCO – Love And Dancing – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €21.99 - 4-track collection of the nightlife titans’
RICHARD BARBIERI – Under A Spell – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99 - Richard Barbieri (Japan, Rain Tree Crow, Porcupine Tree) returns with his new album Under A Spell.
AZARI & III – Azari & III (10th Anniversary Reissue) – 2LP – Transparent Vinyl €29.99 - classic self-titled debut album. Azari and III’s unique blend of moody electronica, dark yet hooky vocal choruses and analog-thick rhythms has earned them both Juno and Polaris Prize nominations
TEETH AGENCY – You Don’t Have To Live In Pain – 2LP – Vinyl €27.99 - released via Stones Throw.. a varied range of unconventional musical styles including lizard lounge jazz, stoner doom pysch and absurdist soul horrorrama.
AXXE – Through The Night / Rock Away The City – 7″ – Green Vinyl €18.99 - Deluxe reissue of rare Lubbock, Texas 1979 DIY metal killer 45.
PUNK & HARDCORE
CRUCIFIX – Dehumanization (Remastered 2021 Reissue) – LP – Vinyl €32.99 - Dehumanization is the only full length album from the band Crucifix. Recorded in 1983, it is considered a classic American hardcore album and a landmark of anarcho-punk.
THE DISTILLERS – The Distillers (20th Anniversary Reissue) – LP – Vinyl €24.99 - Recorded in 2000, their self-titled album Distillers is a throwback to the raw, inyour-face aggression reminiscent of late 1970s / early 1980s punk
BACK IN STOCK!
- NEIL YOUNG AND CRAZY HORSE – Santa Monica Civic 1970 – LP – Vinyl €21.99
- JANE WEAVER – Flock – LP – Indies Only Cream Vinyl €20.99
- PAUL MCCARTNEY – McCartney III – LP – Vinyl €32.99
- BARRY GIBB – Greenfields: The Gibb Brothers’ Songbook – 2LP – Vinyl €28.99
- 75 DOLLAR BILL LITTLE BIG BAND – Live At Tubby’s – 2LP – Vinyl €40.99
- THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE – Something Else – LP – 180g White Vinyl €19.99
- BURIAL / FOUR TET / THOM YORKE – Her Revolution / His Rope – 12″ – Vinyl €10.99
- SIMON AND GARFUNKEL – Parsley, Sage, Rosemary And Thyme – LP – 180g Viny €20.99
- QUEEN – Sheer Heart Attack (Half-Speed Mastered) – LP – 180g Vinyl €20.99
- BETH GIBBONS AND RUSTIN MAN – Out Of Season (Remastered) – LP – Vinyl €21.99
- SCOTT WALKER – Tilt – 2LP – Vinyl €28.99
- SLEAFORD MODS – KEY MARKETS – LP – Red & White Splatter Vinyl €18.99
- SLEAFORD MODS – English Tapas – LP – Vinyl €18.99
- TOOL – Opiate – E.P. – 180g Vinyl €22.99
- FOALS – Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost: Part 1 – LP – Vinyl €24.99