NEW RELEASES 20.11.20
by Adrian Walshe on Nov 19, 2020
NICK CAVE – Idiot Prayer: Live Alone At Alexandra – 2LP – Vinyl €30.99 -A sombre, intimate and mesmerising live recording of Nick Cave’s intimate solo piano show, recorded at Alexandra Palace’s West Hall during lockdown and featuring 21 career-spanning tracks.
THE WAR ON DRUGS – Live Drugs – 2LP – Limited Opaque Purple Vinyl €30.99 - The first volume to capture the band’s live interpretations, Live Drugs is a document showcasing the evolution of the band’s live show over the years.
KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD – Live In San Francisco 16 – 2LP – Golden Gate Burst / Bay Fog Vinyl €32.99 - st under a month after delivering their award-winning 2016 album Nonagon Infinity, King Gizzard and The Lizard Wizard took the stage at San Francisco’s The Independent for a set both wildly frenetic and meticulously executed. In one of their final club gigs before bursting onto the international scene—soon selling out amphitheaters and headlining festivals—the Melbourne septet laid down a breakneck performance that, in the words of SF Weekly, “made every organ ache just right.” Newly unearthed by ATO Records, Live in San Francisco ’16 captures an extraordinary moment in the band’s increasingly storied history, a 13-song spectacular likely to leave every listener awestruck and adrenalized.
SLEAFORD MODS – Mork N Mindy – 7″ – Clear Vinyl €8.99 - Mork n Mindy is the sound of the central heating and the dying smells of Sunday dinner in a house on an estate in 1982
AMY WINEHOUSE – The Singles Collection – 12×7″ – Vinyl Boxset €114.99 - A 7” singles box set comprising all of Amy’s singles from the Frank, Back To Black and Lioness: Hidden Treasures albums. The box also features a 20-page lyrics booklet and a set of art cards plua an etched 7″ of “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” recorded for BBC Radio 2 in 200
COLDPLAY – Parachutes (20th Anniversary Reissue) LP – Limited Translucent Yellow Vinyl €21.99
PINK FLOYD – Delicate Sound Of Thunder: Restored Re-Edited Remixed – 2CD €16.99 / 2CD+Bluray+DVD €44.99 / 3LP €59.99
BOB MARLEY - The Abbey Road Half-Speed Masters - In short, half-speed mastering produces a master of the highest quality that enables the pressing plant to produce a superlative record."
- Burnin' €28.99
- Catch A Fire €28.99
- Natty Dread €28.99
- Live! At The Lyceum €28.99
- Rastaman vibration €28.99
- Exodus €28.99
- Kaya €28.99
- Babylon By Bus €38.99
- Survival €28.99
- Uprising €28.99
- Confrontation €28.99
- Legend €28.99
THE DURUTTI COLUMN - Limited Coloured Reissues
- Rebellion – LP – Limited Blue 140g Vinyl €24.99
- Love In The Time Of Recession – 2LP – Limited Amber 140g Vinyl €33.99
- Keep Breathing – 2LP – Limited Red 140g Vinyl €33.99
- THE DURUTTI COLUMN – Someone Else’s Party – 2LP – Limited Clear 140g Vinyl €33.99
- Crossing Muddy Waters – LP – Limited Transparent Green/Yellow Vinyl €22.99
- Master Of Disaster – LP – Limited Transparent Red/Blue Split Vinyl €22.99
- The Tiki Bar Is Open – LP – Limited Transparent Green/White Vinyl €22.99
- Beneath This Gruff Exterior -LP - Limited Grey / Clear Split Vinyl. €22.99
ROCK & POP
TAYLOR SWIFT – Folklore – LP – Vinyl €33.99 - Surprise album from the Queen Of Country Pop. Taylor Swift emerges from lockdown with a 17 track album of intimate indie folktronica, produced by Aaron Dessner from the National.
SPICE GIRLS – Forever (20th Anniversary Edition) – LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99 -first time on vinyl
VARIOUS – The Rock Album – 2LP – Vinyl €21.99 - Classic rock collection
MARIAH CAREY – The Emancipation Of Mimi (15th Anniversary Expanded Edition) – 2LP – Vinyl €26.99
VARIOUS – Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2019 – 6LP – Limited Boxset €79.99 - Following a six-year hiatus, the festival returned reenergized with outstanding performances by Clapton, James Bay, Jeff Beck, Doyle Bramhall II, Gary Clark Jr., Robert Cray, Sheryl Crow, Andy Fairweather Low, Peter Frampton, Vince Gill, Buddy Guy, Sonny Landreth, Lianne La Havas, Los Lobos, John Mayer, Keb’ Mo’, Bonnie Raitt, Robert Randolph, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Jimmie Vaughan and more.
UFO – Strangers In The Night – 2LP – Vinyl €25.99
ANNIE LENNOX – A Christmas Cornucopia (10th Anniversary) – LP – Vinyl €24.99
R&B / URBAN
MARY J BLIGE – My Life (25th Anniversary Remastered Edition) – 2LP – Vinyl
NICKI MINAJ – Pink Friday – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €26.99 - Pink Friday is the debut studio album by Nicki Minaj.
INDIE / ALTERNATIVE
TOURISTS – Another State – LP – White Vinyl €21.99 - Following their signing to Modern Sky, Torquay five-piece Tourists release their long-awaited debut album Another State, produced by Daniel Schlett (The War On Drugs, DIIV, Here We Go Magic)
KING HANNAH – Tell Me Your Mind And I’ll Tell You Mine – 12″ EP – Limited Creamy White Vinyl €18.99 - The Liverpool band led by the creative force of Hannah Merrick and Craig Whittle.
NEW MODEL ARMY – Carnival – 2LP – White Vinyl €36.99 - Carnival has been reborn with a sound that is far sharper and more powerful and cohesive than the original. It also includes four bonus tracks (B-Sides and unreleased cuts).
DIRTY PROJECTORS – 5EPs – 2LP – Limited Crystal Clear Vinyl €32.99 -Dirty Projectors collect 2020’s 5 EP’s on one CD and a double LP. Each EP features a different band member on lead vocals — Maia, Felicia, Kristin and Dave — with everyone trading verses on the fifth and final installment.
Little Barrie & Malcolm Catto - Quatermass Seven - LP €27.99 - Quatermass Seven, the meeting of minds between guitarist Barrie Cadogan, bassist Lewis Wharton and drummer Malcolm Catto represents a re-birth of sorts for Little Barrie, with these their first recordings since 2017’s Death Express and the untimely passing of their gifted drummer and friend Virgil Howe.
Josephine Foster - No Harm Done - LP €20.99 - Brand new album from Colorado’s freewheelin’ melodist Josephine Foster.
Maija Sofia - Bath Time (Anniversary Edition) - LP €22.99 - Limited green/white marble vinyl - To mark her RTE Choice Prize-nominated debut album's first year anniversary, Trapped Animal Records presents the second repress of Maija Sofia's masterpiece, Bath Time. Available on 180 GSM heavyweight green/white marble vinyl.
Silver Apples - Contact - LP €27.99 - Limited Edition Coloured Vinyl -Original Controversial Artwork. New 24 bit/ 96 kHz taken from the original master tapes. Rare Master Tape Box photos included.
JOHN WILLIAMS – Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back O.S.T. (40th Anniversary Remaster) – 2LP – Vinyl €28.99
BEN FROST – Dark: Cycle 3 (OST) – LP – Limited Sand Coloured Vinyl €28.99
THE ARCHIVES - Carry Me Home: A Reggae Tribute to Gill Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson - 2LP €26.99 - Washington DC’s The Archives and Montserrat House, the label owned and operated by Thievery Corporation’s Eric Hilton, present Carry Me Home: A Reggae Tribute To Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson.
RAP / HIP-HOP
KANYE WEST – My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy – 3LP – Limited Premium Vinyl €48.99 - Kanye West’s fifth studio album, My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy, was released in 2010 and is one of the most critically acclaimed albums of this decade. Available in a limited edition 3 LP set, which includes frameable artwork, and a poster, with fancy tri-fold, red and gold packaging (art direction by Kanye West himself).
ELECTRONIC / DANCE
AUTECHRE – Plus – 2LP – Vinyl €25.99 - Autechre drop another new album in 2020 called PLUS - the companion piece to SIGN.
FATBOY SLIM – Back To Mine (Various Artists) – 2LP – Limited Yellow Vinyl €23.99
CABARET VOLTAIRE – Shadow Of Fear – 2LP Limited Purple Vinyl €27.99 - Shadow of Fear is Cabaret Voltaire’s first studio album in 26 years. Shadow of Fear is Cabaret Voltaire’s first studio album in 26 years
KRUST - The Edge Of Everything - 3LP -Vinyl €34.99 - Bristolian master Krust presents The Edge Of Everything – his first album in 14 years. The pre-eminent electronic icon – who continuously prolifically blew minds throughout the 90s and 00s – has now fully returned from a long break, rejuvenated and artistically liberated.
PVA - Toner - 12" €13.99 - As well as featuring three new tracks - Talks, Sleek Form, Exhaust / Surroundings - the EP also features remixes from Mura Masa, an early fan of the trio, Lynks and Daniel Fox of Girl Band
CHRISTY MOORE – The Early Years – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €28.99 - On this first ever comprehensive retrospective of Christy’s early works, we find a selection of songs from Christy’s run of albums and live TV appearances from 1969 to 1981. Many of these tracks have only ever been available on long-lost vinyl pressings or in the case of the RTÉ and BBC performances, they have, until now, remained unreleased.
IRON MAIDEN – Nights Of The Dead: Legacy Of The Beast (Live In Mexico City) – 2CD €16.99 /2CD DELUXE €20.99 / 3LP €38.99 - Containing over 100 minutes of classic Maiden music and available in multiple formats, Nights Of The Dead – Legacy Of The Beast, Live in Mexico City was recorded during the band’s three sold out arena shows there in September 2019
KILLER BE KILLED – Reluctant Hero – 2LP – Vinyl €26.99 - Killer be Killed is Max Cavalera, Greg Puciato, Troy Sanders, and Ben Koller. The whirlwind of heavy, fast, melodic, thrashy, and often meditative bombast, with sparks of hardcore punk, summoned by Killer be Killed is the formidable and inevitable result of the sum of its parts, whose combined discography warped and shaped the culture.
HJELVIK – Welcome To Hel – LP – Vinyl €21.99 - Formerly known as frontman, lyricist, and co-founder of the Norwegian party-rockers Kvelertak, Erlend Hjelvik parted ways with his bandmates in 2018 and has spent the last two years biding his time and plotting a return to action. Today, he is a rejuvenated and newly inspired metal warrior, primed and ready to launch his own solo band, HJELVIK, and their thunderous and life-affirming debut album, Welcome to Hel.
TORTURE KILLER – Swarm! – LP – Limited Vinyl €27.99 - Torture Killer’s infamous “Swarm” album, a stone-cold Chris Barnes (vocalist from Cannibal Corpse/Six Feet Under) rot n’roll classic, available on vinyl for the very first time!
EMMYLOU HARRIS – Wrecking Ball – LP – Vinyl €19.99 - Originally released in 1995, Emmylou’s groundbreaking, Daniel Lanois–produced album.
DWIGHT YOAKAM - Dwight's Used Records - LP €22.99- Colored Vinyl
DWIGHT YOAKAM - Population Me - LP €22.99- Colored Vinyl
McCOY TYNER - Tender Moments (Tone Poet) - LP €36.99
FOUR UNITS – Japanese Jazz Men Series Vol. 3 (Akira Miyazawa, Masahiko Sato, Masahiko Togashi And Yasuo Arakawa) – LP – Vinyl €30.99 - Four Units is a Japanese jazz all star group. This concert was recorded in Tokyo on April 1969 and released the same year on Union records.
MABUMI YAMAGUCHI QUARTET – Leeward – LP €30.99 - Vinyl - Leeward, released in 1978 on Union record, is the second album by tenor and soprano saxophonist Mabumi Yamaguchi. Here the quartet comprises of Ikuo Sakurai on bass, Hideo Sekine on drums and Ichiro Doi on piano and electric piano.
RAY BARRETTO - Barretto-Power - LP €27.99 - Nuyorican conga drummer and band leader Ray Barretto was a force in Latin and jazz music, playing with icons from Gene Ammons to Tito Puente. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of its release, this reissue features All Analog mastering from the original tapes by Kevin Gray at Cohearent Audio and pressed on 180-gram vinyl
EMMA-JEAN THACKERY - Ley Lines - 12" €13.99
EMMA-JEAN THACKERY - Ley Lines - 12" €13.99
PUNK / HARDCORE
REFUSED - The Malignant Fire - EP €13.99 - New five track EP. The EP features the single Malfire from last years War Music album alongside Born On The Outs and 3 brand new songs.
DAG NASTY – Four On The Floor – LP – Yellow Vinyl €26.99 - First European pressing ever of Dag Nasty’s classic album released in 1992.With Brian Baker (Bad Religion) and Dave Smalley (All, Down By Law and DYS).
THE DISTILLERS – The Distillers (20th Anniversary Remastered Edition) – LP – Limited Coloured Vinyl €26.99 - Recorded in 2000, their self-titled album Distillers is a throwback to the raw, inyour-face aggression reminiscent of late 1970s / early 1980s punk. Fast and forceful cuts like L.A. Girl, Oh, Serena, and Girlfixer are still exhilarating and inspired. In celebration of the 20th anniversary, Distillers has been remastered and is available on colored Vinyl for the first time.
CHUBBY AND THE GANG – Speed Kills – LP – Limited Yellow Vinyl €22.99 - Speed Kills is the debut full length from London’s loudest breakout band Chubby and the Gang. Beginning as a humble pipe dream of West London electrician Charlie Manning, who spent years finding his way through the London punk and hardcore scene, the album is the manifestation of a musical mind marinating in hard punk, pub rock, blues, and doo-wop.
OUMOU SANGARE - Acoustic -LP €22.99 - Vinyl - Oumou Sangaré releases a fully acoustic album on No Format. Re-imagining her much-praised 2017 release Mogoya totally unplugged.
SOUL & FUNK
BETTY DAVIS – Betty Davis (Remastered) – LP – Vinyl €30.99- Amazingly progressive hard funk and sweet soul self-titled debut. Davis showcased her fiercely unique talent and features such gems as If I’m in Luck I Might Get Picked Up and Game is my Middle Name. The album Betty Davis was recorded with Sly and the Family Stone’s rhythm section, sharply produced by Sly drummer Greg Errico, and featured backing vocals from Sylvester and the Pointer Sisters.
BETTY DAVIS – They Say I’m Different (Remastered) – LP – Vinyl 30.99 - Her 1974 sophomore album They Say I’m Different features a worthy-of-framing futuristic cover challenging David Bowie’s science fiction funk with real rocking soul-fire, kicked off with the savagely sexual Shoo-b-doop and Cop Him (later sampled by Ice Cube).