NEW RELEASES 26.02.21
by Adrian Walshe on Feb 26, 2021
INDIE / ALTERNATIVE
JULIEN BAKER – Little Oblivions – LP – Golden Yellow Vinyl €21.99 - Little Oblivions is the third studio album by Julien Baker. The record weaves together unflinching autobiography with assimilated experience and hard-won observations from the past few years, taking Baker’s capacity for storytelling to new heights. It also marks a sonic shift, with the songwriter’s intimate piano and guitar arrangements newly enriched by bass, drums, keyboards, banjo, and mandolin with nearly all of the instruments performed by Baker.
PJ HARVEY - Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea - LP - 180g Vinyl €23.99 - The album won the Mercury Music Prize in 2001. Reissue is faithful to the original recording and package, cutting by Jason Mitchell at Loud Mastering under the guidance of longtime PJ Harvey producer Head.
PJ HARVEY – Stories From The City, Stories From The Sea – Demos – LP – 180g Vinyl €23.99 - Collection of unreleased demos of every track written for the fifth PJ Harvey studio album Stories From The City.
THE WHITE STRIPES – Greatest Hits – 2LP – Vinyl €29.99 - The first-ever official anthology of recordings from the iconic rock duo, Jack and Meg White, is an essential career-spanning collection highlighting 26 previously released songs
STEREOLAB – Electrically Possessed (Switched On Volume 4) – 3LP Deluxe Vinyl €31.99/ 3LP €31.99/ 2CD €15.99 - The fourth in the Switched On series that compiles non-album tracks and sought after deep cuts by the group.
LOST HORIZONS – In Quiet Moments – 2LP – Green & Blue Vinyl €30.99 - Lost Horizons release their new album In Quiet Moments via Bella Union. The album features a stellar array of musical guests including John Grant, C Duncan, Marissa Nadler, Porridge Radio, Penelope Isles, Karen Peris (the innocence mission), Tim Smith (Midlake), Ren Harvieu and many more. In Quiet Moments is an even stronger successor to Ojalá with another distinguished cast of guest singers and a handful of supporting instrumentalists embellishing the core duo’s gorgeously free-flowing and loose-limbed blueprint that one writer astutely labelled, “melancholy-delia".
CLOUD NOTHINGS – The Shadow I Remember – LP – Spectral Light Whirl Vinyl €20.99 - this album expertly combines the group’s pummeling, aggressive approach with singer-songwriter Dylan Baldi’s extraordinary talent for perfect pop. Producer by Steve Albini.
MAXIMO PARK – Nature Always Wins – LP 180g Turquoise Vinyl €23.99 / 2LP Deluxe €27.99 - Seventh Album from Newcastle Indie Rockers.
PLANKTON WAT – Future Times – LP – Translucent Red Vinyl €31.99 - As Plankton Wat, Dewey Mahood uses his considerable guitar prowess to deliver an album that encompasses both the wild, seeking energy of free-improvisation and the deliberate arrangements of more traditional composition
FRANCOIS AND THE ATLAS MOUNTAINS – Banane Bleue – LP – Blue Vinyl €28.99 - On Domino Records. A nomadic and truly European record, hailing from rented workspaces in some of the continent’s key cities – Berlin, Athens and Paris – and recorded with instruments that were often borrowed from likeminded musicians.
ALAN VEGA & THE REVOLUTIONARY CORPS OF TEENAGE JESUS – Righteous Lite – LP – Vinyl €22.99 - Alan Vega (Suicide) and Stephen Lironi (Altered Images) released an iconic album in 1999 as Revolutionary Corps of Teenage Jesus. Righteous Lite is even more prescient today than it was over 20 years ago
SLOWDIVE – In Mind Remixes – 12″ – Translucent Blue/Red Swirl 180g Vinyl €22.99 - shimmering, blissful track with downtempo rhythm and futuristic soul. The ambient, experimental techno remixes are cut on 45 rpm, but there are several DJs who preferred to play this at 33 1/3 rpm.
THE BRIAN JONESTOWN MASSACRE – The Brian Jonestown Massacre <2021 Reissue> – LP – 180g Vinyl €21.99 - 2021 Black coloured Cover on black vinyl.
THE NATIONAL – Cherry Tree – 12″ EP – Vinyl €15.99 -Having been remastered at Abbey Road Studios, the 2021 represses of this 2004 faithful to their original artwork while their stunning new masters help make these much-loved records sound as vital as eve.
THE NATIONAL – Sad Songs For Dirty Lovers – LP – Vinyl €19.99 - The National’s 2003 second album remastered at Abbey Road Studios.
THE NATIONAL – The National – LP – Vinyl €19.99 - The National’s 2003 debut album remastered at Abbey Road Studios.
ROCK & POP
WYVERN LINGO – Awake You Lie – LP – Vinyl €19.99 - Ten years together as a band, and longer than that as friends, Wyvern Lingo turn the page, start a new chapter.
WESLEY SCHULTZ – Vignettes – LP – Vinyl €22.99 - ‘Vignettes’ sees the 2x Grammy Award-nominated singer-songwriter-guitarist and co-founder of The Lumineers exploring his myriad influences and early inspirations with a series of starkly beautiful cover versions spanning such legendary artists as Bruce Springsteen, Tom Waits, Sheryl Crow, Jim Croce, Derek and the Dominos, and Warren Zevon.
THE BLACK CROWES – Shake Your Money Maker (30th Anniversary Reissue) – LP – Vinyl €21.99 / 4LP Boxset €84.99- The original album has been newly remastered from the original tapes.
NEIL YOUNG AND CRAZY HORSE – Way Down In The Rust Bucket – 4LP Deluxe Vinyl Boxset €94.99 / Boxset €64.99 / CD €13.99 - ecorded on November 13th 1990 in Santa Cruz, CA, where the band were rehearsing for their upcoming Weld tour, Neil Young and Crazy Horse played a club show at The Catalyst which is now released here for the first time. The show comprised three different sets along with a 12 minute encore of Cortez The Killer and all 3 sets including that encore are brought together here in over 2 hours of music.
CAROLE KING – Tapestry (50th Anniversary Reissue) – LP – Vinyl €22.99 - one of the most successful albums in pop music history.
THE ROLLING STONES – Let The Airwaves Flow Volume 5: Paris 1970 – LP – Vinyl €21.99 - Eleven tracks of high quality rock’n’roll feature on this LP from The Rolling Stones previously-undocumented tour of Europe 1970. This set was recorded for French radio.
SIMON AND GARFUNKEL – Bridge Over Troubled Water – LP – Clear Vinyl €24.99- 2021 Limited Reissue. Their most enduring album in the beloved duo’s catalog, boasting some of their finest vocal performances as well as some of Simon’s most accomplished songwriting.
BUFFALO SPRINGFIELD – Retrospective: The Best Of… – LP – 180g Vinyl €17.99 - 180 Gram vinyl of the first Buffalo Springfield compilation. Released in 1969, the collection features For What It’s Worth and other singles from the band’s three albums.
PUGH’S PLACE – West One – LP – Gold Vinyl €24.99 - Pugh’s Place was a Dutch progressive rock band formed in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands. They recorded their debut album West One in 1971 and since then it has been a collector’s item for fans of the Dutch progressive-rock sound.
STATUS QUO – Dog Of Two Head – LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99 - Reissue of their 1971 Blues rock classic.
MEAT LOAF – Bat Out Of Hell – LP – Transparent Vinyl €24.99 - 2021 Limited reissue. Rock Classic.
DONNY BENET – The Don (2021 Reissue) – LP – Translucent Ruby Vinyl €24.99 - Donny Benét is an adult entertainer, hit maker, attentive lover, and one of Australia’s most acclaimed and experienced jazz musicians.
KINGS OF LEON – The Bandit – 7″ – Vinyl €9.99 - 500 Copies only 7″ featuring The Bandit – the lead single from the forthcoming album When You See Yourself
JOHN SCOFIELD & PAT METHENY – I Can See Your House From Here – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €48.99 - A masterpiece meeting of musical minds, these two guitar virtuosos entered the studio in December 1993 with Steve Swallow on bass guitar and Bill Stewart on drums to create one of the greatest jazz guitar albums of all time.
CHARLIE PARKER – The Mercury & Clef 10-Inch LP Collection – LP – 5×10″ Vinyl €121.99 - This unique box set includes five classic albums in their original, short-lived 10-inch format, newly mastered by Alex Abrash at AA Mastering with faithful reproductions of the David Stone Martin artwork and original liner notes.
FIRE! – Defeat – LP – Vinyl €22.99 - tracking new paths and reaching new levels of excellence, still honoring their 12 year old vow of presenting a fresh approach to improvised music.
Black History Month Campaign.
- MILES DAVIS – Rubberband – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99
- MILES DAVIS – Milestones – LP – Vinyl €14.99
- JOHN COLTRANE – My Favourite Things – LP – Vinyl €17.99
SOUL & FUNK
MENAHAN STREET BAND – The Exciting Sounds Of Menahan Street Band – LP – Vintage Green Coloured Vinyl €22.99 - First album in 9 years. The Menahan Street Band includes members of The Roots, Budos Band, Lee Fields and The Expressions and The Dap-Kings…an all star Brooklyn line up!
ARETHA FRANKLIN – Young, Gifted And Black – LP – Yellow Vinyl €23.99 - Black History Month Release. A beautiful album that perfectly mixes both sides of Aretha — the earlier hard-hitting soulster, and the developing vocalist with a rich talent for more sophisticated material.
RAY CHARLES – The Best Of Ray Charles: The Atlantic Years – 2LP – White Vinyl €34.99 - Black History Month Release. The 1994 compilation featuring his Atlantic era hits such as What’d I Say, Pt. 1 and 2, The Right Time, and I’ve Got a Woman.
CURTIS MAYFIELD – Roots – LP – Orange Vinyl €19.99 - Black History Month Release. This recording is one of Mayfield’s strongest – a bold, explosive mix of serious funk and righteous melodies.
CHAKA KHAN – Epiphany: The Best Of Chaka Khan – LP – Burgundy Coloured Vinyl €21.99 - Black History Month Release. Pressed here for the first time on Burgundy vinyl, this compilation album, originally released in 1996, includes era-defining hits such as “I’m Every Woman”, “I Feel For You” and “Through The Fire”.
SHEILA E. – The Glamorous Life – LP – Teal Coloured Vinyl €19.99 - Black History Month Release.
SUE LYNNE – Don’t Pity Me / Don’t Pity Me (Mono Version) – 7″ – Vinyl €14.99 - Classic 1969 blue-eyed soul monster!
Black History Month Campaign.
REGGAE / SKA
VARIOUS ARTISTS – Tougher Than Tough: Trojan Rude Boy Sounds – 2LP – 180g Red Vinyl €28.99 - Exclusive release from Music On Vinyl’s Trojan compilation series, which celebrates the best works from the legendary reggae label Trojan Records.
VARIOUS ARTISTS – Right On Time: Trojan Rock Steady – 2LP – 180g Green Vinyl €28.99 - The 2nd part of the exclusive Music On Vinyl’s Trojan compilation series, which celebrates the best works from the legendary reggae label Trojan Records
Black History Month Campaign.
- LEE PERRY & THE UPSETTERS – Revolution Dub – LP – Vinyl €21.99
- KING JAMMY – Waterhouse Dub – LP – Vinyl €14.99
- LEE ‘SCRATCH’ PERRY – Roast Fish Collie Weed & Corn Bread – LP – Vinyl €14.99
- JOHNNY CLARKE – Creation Rebel – 2LP – Vinyl €26.99
- JOHN HOLT – 1000 Volts Of Holt – LP – Vinyl €19.99
- HORACE ANDY – Good Vibes (Vocal And Dub) – 2LP – Vinyl €20.99
- HORACE ANDY – In The Light – LP – Vinyl €16.99
RAP & HIP-HOP
21 SAVAGE AND METRO BOOMIN – Savage Mode II – LP – Red Vinyl €24.99 - Savage Mode II is a collaborative studio album by Atlanta rapper 21 Savage and producer Metro Boomin. The 15 song album serves as a sequel to the duo’s extended play Savage Mode (2016). It features guest appearances by Drake, Young Thug and Savage’s cousin Young Nudy.
SAD NIGHT DYNAMITE – Sad Night Dynamite – 12″ – Vinyl €15.99 - Hotly-tipped UK duo Sad Night Dynamite release their self-titled debut mixtape, which features ambitious first releases ‘Icy Violence’ and ‘Killshot’.
LIL’ KIM – The Notorious K.I.M. – 2LP – Pink & Black Vinyl €38.99 - Black History Month Release. 2nd album limited reissue.
FOLK / FOLK ROCK
VASHTI BUNYAN – Just Another Diamond Day – LP – Clear Vinyl €22.99 - Absolutely essential Brit folk reissue. Produced by Joe Boyd for Witchseason Productions and originally released on Philips in 1970, the album features contributions from Fairport Convention’s Simon Nicol and Dave Swarbrick and The Incredible String Band’s Robin Williamson.
RAINMAN – Rainman (50th Anniversary Edition) – LP – 180g Transparent Green Vinyl €24.99 - Frank Nuyens, alias Rainman, was the guitarist for bands like Circus and a founding member of Q65. His solo debut album from 1971 is a slice of psychedelic folk & rock sounds and features fellow Q65 member Jay Baar, Dick Beekman and Eelco Gelling (Cuby & The Blizzards).
Black History Month Campaign.
HARRY DEAN STANTON – With The Cheap Dates – LP – Vinyl €23.99 - Collaboration of Harry Dean Stanton with members of The Kingbees, Stray Cats, The Doobie Brothers, and Iggy Pop/David Bowie.
DANIEL PEMBERTON – The Trial Of The Chicago 7 (O.S.T.) – LP – Vinyl €22.99 - Soundtrack for the Netflix film The Trial of the Chicago 7. The vinyl tracklist is comprised of ten original score selections by three-time Golden Globe®-nominated composer Daniel Pemberton and two original songs performed by breakthrough Polydor recording artist Celeste.
JILALA – Jilala – LP – 180g Limited Vinyl €24.99 - Until Now, Jilala has been a much sought-after phantom in relation to their better-known musical and spiritual contemporaries, The Master Musicians of Jajouka. Culled from three and a half hours of 1965 recordings by writers/artists/poets Brion Gysin and Paul Bowles, the first batch of Jilala recordings were released on a 1965 LP that was scarce even upon its initial release. The second batch of Recordings, which this LP has drawn from, came in the form of a CD by Baraka Foundation in 1998, which is also now long out of print.
VARIOUS ARTISTS – Cumbia Cumbia 1 & 2 – 2LP – Vinyl €27.99 - Selected from thousands of singles this collection brings together the greatest recordings from Colombia’s legendary record label, Discos Fuentes, between 1950 and 1988. On World Circuit Records.
DI MELO – Kilario / Pernalonga – 7″ Vinyl €11.99 - Mr. Bongo Brazil 45 series.
XANGO / LAMBADA PAULEIRA – Magalhaes / Os Panteras – 7″ – Vinyl €11.99 - Mr. Bongo Brazil 45 series.
WALDIR CALMON – Airport Love Theme / Afro Som – 7″ – Vinyl €11.99 - Mr. Bongo Brazil 45 series.
Black History Month Campaign.
- ALI FARKA TOURE – The Source (Special Edition) – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99
- ALI FARKA TOURE & TOUMANI DIABATE – In The Heart Of The Moon – 2LP – Vinyl €24.99
- ALI FARKA TOURE – Savane (Remastered) – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99
- ALI FARKA TOURE & RY COODER – Talking Timbuktu – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99
ELECTRONIC / DANCE
SMERZ – Believer – LP – Vinyl €23.99 - Norwegian duo Smerz release Believer, their much anticipated debut album that pushes Smerz far beyond their previous EP releases, 2017’s Okey and 2018’s Have Fun.
ROBIN SCHULZ – IIII – 2LP – Red & Green 180g Vinyl €24.99 - Award winning German DJ and Producer.
THE FUTURE SOUND OF LONDON – Cascade 2020 – LP – Vinyl €21.99 - Black vinyl reissue. Twenty-seven years on FSOL rebuild and create ten new compositions inspired by their first single 'Cascasde'
THE AMORPHOUS ANDROGYNOUS – We Persuade Ourselves We Are Immortal MPB Remixes – LP – Vinyl €21.99 - One of the Future Sound Of London's most well-known aliases. Featuring a host of luminaries such as Peter Hammill -vocals , Paul Weller -piano and guitar and erstwhile members of the Spencer Davis Group / Ian Gillan Band and Soft Machine on lead guitar and sax among a plethora of other musicians to create one helluva progtronic psychedelic trip through the Amorphous Androgynous samplerdelic multiverse.
GENEVA JACUZZI – Lamaze – LP – Vinyl €24.99 - Lamaze is Geneva Jacuzzi’s debut—a full-length pressing of analog 4- track and 8-track recordings that document the development of her musical style from her first appearance in 2004 up to 2009. The collection is venerated as canon among her devotees and has become a coveted relic among fans and collectors of pop artifacts and rarities.
GALDRE VISIONS – Galdre Visions – LP – Vinyl €19.99 - For fans of Laraaji, Mort Garson, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Huerco S., Emily A. Sprague, Ana Roxanne, Christina Vantzou. Galdre Visions is Leaving Records supergroup Galdre Visions’s debut release. Inspired by Celtic mysticism, outer space and New Age both classical and modern, Galdre Visions is a document of the exploratory, healing power of music.
PLANNINGTOROCK – Planningtochanel – 2LP – Vinyl €33.99 - A collaboration between Planningtorock and Chanel sound director Michel Gaubert, the songs found on PlanningtoChanel soundtracked the legendary Parisian fashion house’s Autumn-Winter 2020 show earlier this year.
CABARET VOLTAIRE - Shadow of Funk
EPICA – Omega – 2LP – Turquoise & Black Marbled Vinyl €33.99 - Monumental isn’t even a word strong enough to describe the new EPICA offering “Omega”, the first collection of all-new material in five long years. On their eighth full-length, the Dutch symphonic metal titans go all cinemascope, in a stunt both effortlessly and cunningly unleashing their biggest, grandest, flashiest opus yet.
THE DEFTONES – White Pony (20th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition) – 4LP/2CD/BOOK – Boxset €117.99 - Deftones release the 20th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition of their seminal album White Pony.
GATECREEPER - An Unexpected Reality - LP - Neon Magenta & Black Vinyl €24.99 - like you’ve never heard them before. Exploring both ends of the tempo spectrum, this release offers two opposing sides of the band’s musical personality.
KREATOR – Under The Guillotine: The Noise Anthology – 2LP – Silver & Red Splatter Vinyl €23.99 / 6LP Deluxe Boxset on Splatter Vinyl €156.99 - Under The Guillotine” is a deluxe celebration of KREATOR’s Noise Records discography and is the definitive collection of their first decade of recorded work.
TAU CROSS – Pillar Of Fire – 2LP – Vinyl €24.99 - The Second album from Tau Cross …. an international rock supergroup, consisting of Rob Miller of England’s Amebix, Michel Langevin of Canada’s Voivod, Jon Misery, Tom Radio and Andy Lefton of America’s Misery, Frustration and War//Plague, respectively, and James Adams.
GOD IS AN ASTRONAUT – Ghost Tapes #10 – LP – Vinyl €29.99 - Reigning as one of the most well-known experimental instrumental groups out there with a respected musical legacy spanning nearly 20 years, Irish four-piece God Is An Astronaut will reach a career benchmark upon the release of their 10th studio album.
DEEDS OF FLESH – Nucleus – LP – Red Vinyl €26.99 / Blue w/ Black Smoke €26.99 - The most important Death Metal record of 2021. After a seven-year hiatus, Deeds of Flesh return with their 9th studio album Nucleus. The long-awaited new album is their first since the death of founding member Erik Lindmark.
PUNK & HARDCORE
MELVINS – Working With God – LP – Vinyl €22.99 - The new studio album from Melvins featuring their 1983 line-up of Buzz Osborne, Dale Crover and Mike Dillard.
MELVINS – Hostile Ambient Takeover – LP -Baby Pink Vinyl €28.99 - The 2002 release available for the first time on Vinyl.
MELVINS – Gluey Porch Treatments – LP -Lime Green Vinyl €28.99 - The 1987 release finally available again on Vinyl LP
LONGSTOCKING – Once Upon A Time Called Now – LP – Clear Vinyl €24.99 - Secret treasure of the queercore/riot grrrl era.
ANTI-FLAG – For Blood And Empire – LP – 180g White Marbled Vinyl €24.99 - fifth studio album by American punk band Anti-Flag, originally released in 2006.
BACK IN STOCK!
- ARLO PARKS – Collapsed In Sunbeams – LP – 180g Deep Red Vinyl €23.99
- THERAPY? – Troublegum – LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99
- ANDERSON .PAAK - Malibu - 2LP - 180g Vinyl €26.99
- JOHANN JOHANNSSON – Mandy (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) – LP – Transparent Red Vinyl €24.99
- TYLER THE CREATOR – Goblin – 2LP – Vinyl €24.99
- IGGY AND THE STOOGES – Metallic KO (Reissue) – LP – Vinyl €19.99
- JOHNNY THUNDERS & THE HEARTBREAKERS – L.A.M.F. – The Lost ’77 Mixes – Vinyl – LP €18.99
- Bauhaus – Bela Lugosi’s Dead – The Bela Session – 12″ – 180g Vinyl €23.99
- JONATHAN RICHMAN – I, Jonathan – LP – Vinyl €26.99
- SEAMUS FOGARTY – The Curious Hand – LP – 180g Vinyl €24.99
- TV PRIEST – Uppers – LP – Vinyl €22.99
- GOAT GIRL – On All Fours – 2LP – Vinyl €23.99 / Limited Pink €23.99
- GOAT GIRL – Goat Girl – LP – Vinyl €20.99
- DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE – Plans – 2LP – 180g Vinyl €27.99
- PRINCE – Originals – 2LP -180g Vinyl €29.99
- BRUNO MARS - 24K Magic - LP - Vinyl €19.99