REVIEWS

Rag ‘n’ Bone Man – Human

Loyle Carner – Yesterday’s Gone

Solange – A Seat At the Table

Julia Jacklin – Don’t Let The Kids Win

Betty Harris – The Lost Queen of New Orleans Soul

The Horrors – Strange House

808 State – 90

East India Youth – Culture of Youth

James Blake – The Colour in Anything

Blossoms – Blossoms

The Black Keys – thickfreakness

Courteeners – Mapping the Rendezvous

Band of Skulls – By Default

Green Day – Revolution Radio

Motörhead – Ace of Spades

The Milk Carton Kids – Monterey

Neil Young – Harvest

U2 – Under A Blood Red Sky

Daniel Romano – If You’ve Only One Time Askin’

Warpaint – Heads Up

Orbital – ‘Green’

Suzanne Vega – Solitude Standing

Moby – Play

Massive Attack – Mezzanine

Fargo Year Two – Soundtrack

Aretha Franklin – The Gospel Soul of…

Burial – Untrue

Kula Shaker – K 2.0

Kings of Leon – Walls

Four Tet – There is Love in you

Jimi Hendrix – Electric Ladyland

Zero 7 – Simple Things

Blur – The Magic Whip

Soul II Soul – Club Classics Vol. One

Sleaford Mods – Divide and Exit

Richard and Linda Thompson – I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight

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New in – Friday 23rd June 2017

All of this hot weather calls for some hot new stock…

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of “OK Computer” Radiohead are releasing a special edition of the album, reinvented as “OKNOTOK 1997-2017”.  This limited coloured edition, out on Friday contains all of the original album, three unreleased tracks and 8 B-sides. Hot on the heels for this Friday is King Gizzard and The Lizard Wizard’s latest album ‘Murder Of The Universe’ pressed on glow in the dark vinyl with a scratch and sniff sticker!

We’ve restocked some favourites and got some new delights for your delectation!

Royal Blood – Royal Blood

King Gizzard and The Lizard Wizard- Murder Of The Universe

The Strypes – Spitting Image

Minute Bodies – The Intimate World Of F. Percy Smith

Guardians Of The Galaxy vol.2 – Awesome Mix vol.2 (Cassette only – and yes – it does look fantastic)

Big Thief – Capacity

LCD Soundsytem – 45:33

LCD Soundsystem – LCD Soundsystem

Prince and The Revolution – Purple Rain

Prince and The Revolution – Purple Rain (Picture Disc)

Joe Bonnamassa – Live At Carnegie Hall An Acoustic Evening

Jeff Tweedy – Together At Last

Monks – Hamburg Recordings 1967

Function Underground – The Black and Brown American Rock Sound 1969-1974

Greg Ashley – Pictures Of Saint Paul Street

Sam and Dave – Soul Men

Rufus Thomas – Walking The Dog

Otis Redding and Carla Thomas – King and Queen

Doom and Jnerio Jarel – Bookhead EP

Green Onions – Booker T. & The M.G.S

The Deslonders – Hurry Home

Maria Teresa Luciani – Sounds Of The City

Hundredth – Rare

Joseph Arthur – Redemptions Son

Algiers – The Underside Of Power

Saltland – A Common Truth

Laurel Halo – Dust

Modern English Decoration – Ulrika Spacek

The Kills – Midnight Boom

Harmonia – Deluxe

Taj Mahal & Keb Mo – Tajmo

Wanted – Reggae

Wanted – Afrobeat

Wanted – Soul

Young Fathers – Tape One / Tape Two

Lavender Holyfield – Rabbit Boxing Midnight Mouth

Fleet Foxes – Crack –Up

The Drums – Abysmal Thoughts

David Bowie – The Rise And Fall Of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars (45th Anniversary Limited Gold Vinyl)

Coldplay – Parachutes

Songhoy Blues – Resistance (a fabulous album)

Joanne Pollock – Stranger

Beth Ditto – Fake Sugar

Pop in to cool down with some great tunes.

Don’t forget we’re now open 5 days a week with late nights Wednesday through to Friday!

Soundtracks in The Record Emporium

Did you know that in The Record Emporium (in the rear of Spinning Discs Sheffield) we’ve got over 1200 pieces of select second hand vinyl for your pleasure and delight!

We constantly update the stock and this week we’ve popped out a load of great Soundtracks from Rambo to Shaft in Africa through to some intriguing and beauties from Ennio Morricone.

Come along and have a look – we’re now open five days a week from Wednesday to Sunday.

Happy days!

New in – Friday 9th June 2017

WELCOME

To our POLITICS FREE ZONE. Enter a world of wax wonders and escape the barrage! SO MUCH NEW VINYL TO ENJOY!

NEW MUSIC
Arcade Fire: Everything Now (12” Single) + Funeral
London Grammar Truth is a Beautiful Thing
The Secret Sisters You Don’t Own Me Anymore
Phoenix: Ti Amo + Phoenix, Alphabetical, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, Bankrupt!
Planetarium Sufjan Stevens & More
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra The Anarchy Arias
Old Crow Medicine Show 50 Years of Blonde on Blonde
Chuck Berry: Chuck
All We Are Sunny Hills
Camille Oui
John Mayer The Search For Everything
H09909 United States of Horror
Roger Waters Is this the Life We Really Want? (Produced by Nigel Godrich!)
Benjamin Booker Witness
DBFC Jenks LP
Sheryl Crow Be Myself


BACK IN STOCK
Goldfrapp Silver Eye
Father John Misty: Pure Comedy, I Love You Honeybear
Dutch Uncles, Big Balloon O Shudder
Albert Hammond In Symphony
Cigarettes After Sex
Spectres Condition
Slow Dancer In a Mood
The Chainsmokers Memories Do Not Open
Nelly Furtado The Ride
All Time Low Last Young Renegade
Dua Lipa


REPRESSES
Lou Reed Transformer
Tom Petty and the Hearbreakers Damn the Torpedoes
Finley Quaye Maverick A Strike
Shocking Blue Scorpio’s Dance
King Crimson x4 LPs!
NEU!
Arctic Monkeys “Who the Fuck are the Arctic Monkeys”, Favourite Worst Nightmare
Band of Horses Cease to Begin
Soulwax Much Against Everyone’s Advice, From Deewee
Blur: Blur, Leisure, Think Tank, The Magic Whip
Sharon Van Etten: Tramp, Are We There
Adele 21
David Byrne & St. Vincent Leave this Giant
David Byrne Live from Austin TX
Jamiroquai Travelling Without Moving, The Return of the Space Cowboy, Synkronized
Lindsey Buckingham & Christine McVie
Funky Divas En Vogue
Temple OV BBV
Kronos Quartet Folk Songs
Manu Dibango Wakafrika
Glen Campbell Adiós
MGMT: Oracular Spectacular, Congratulations
Ryan Adams
Madonna Erotica
Wu-Tang Clan: Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), The W, Wu-Tang Forever


COMPILATIONS
Basement Jaxx The Singles
The Northern Soul Story Vol. 4 Wigan Casino
The Northern Soul Story Vol. 2 The Golden Torch
The Northern Soul Story Vol. 1 The Twisted Wheel
Boombox 2 Compilation (Soul Jazz)


SOUNDTRACKS
Drive Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
The Third Man Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Charlie & the Chocolate Factory (Tim Burton) Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
The Departed Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
A History Of Violence Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Once Music from the Motion Picture
Town Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
St Vincent Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
Original Motion Picture Soundtrack from Tonite Let’s All Make Love in London feat. Pink Floyd, Small Faces, Mick Jagger, Vashti Bunyan & More


Get down and have a dig and talk about the weather, Bowie and anything else that isn’t politics!
SD

BBC Music Day at Spinning Discs Sheffield

Thursday 15th June 2017 sees the third BBC Music Day and we’re celebrating with some absolutely amazing live music!

The line up so far

In the ‘Front Room’ at Spinning Discs Sheffield

4pm – Marc Constantine (www.soundcloud.com/marcconstantine)
5pm – David J. Boswell (www.soundcloud.com/user-17100476/sets/bbs010ep)
6pm – Antique Doll (https://soundcloud.com/antique-doll/air-speak)

In our take over of Wah Wah’s (next door to ours!)

3.30pm – The Sherlocks (https://www.thesherlocksmusic.co.uk/)
5.30pm – Delirium (https://www.facebook.com/DeliriumOfficialbandpage/)
6.30pm – Them Sardines (https://www.facebook.com/themsardinians/)
7.30pm – ReHash

Space will be very limited so get down early to avoid any disappointment.  If the gigs are full then they’re full!

New in – 26th May 2017

Fresh wax this week comes from…

The Charlatans’ new album “Different Days” Ltd Edition 5×7” Boxset, which features Paul Weller, Johnny Marr and many more!

American Blues guitarist and singer John Mayer “The Search for Everything” and British rocker Tom Williams’ “All Change”.

Debut album this week from hotly tipped UK band The Amazons and your 00s indie favourites…The Kooks with “The Best of…So Far”

Double LP of Kraftwerk’s Live versions from their 12345678 3-D Live tour in 2012-2016.

Childish Gambino “Awaken My Love!” Ltd Edition Vinyl Boxset with Virtual Reality Headset
Repress of January LP The Bill Evans Trio “On a Monday Evening”

A load of great compilations:
Zaire The African Artists
Mod Anthems Double Compilation of Northern Soul and R’n’B

More copies of The Beatles Sgt. Pepper’s Anniversary Edition in!

Reissues:
Fleetwood Mac Tango in the Night / Mirage
An Introduction to Elliot Smith
Elliot Smith Either/Or Expanded Edition
Descendents Everything Sucks
Free jazz saxophonist Albert Ayler Prophecy

Get down and have a dig! Lovely day for it

Team Spinning Discs Sheffield

New in – 19th May 2017

New week, new wax!

Erasure’s 17th studio effort comes in the form of “World Be Gone”. Fuzz punk band Wavves are back with a cracking LP, “You’re Welcome”. You’re gonna thank us for that one later!

Warp Records’ indie dance troup !!! aka Chk Chk Chk present “Shake the Shudder”, while Jane Weaver – presents her 3rd LP, “Modern Kosmology”.

Big week for rock/metal, with the return of Biters with “The Future Ain’t What it Used to Be” and Papa Roach first LP in 2 years, “Crooked Teeth”

Radiophonic Workshop are back after 32 YEARS with “Burial In Several Earths” Box-set!

And some recent albums that are back in stock, (Sandy) Alex. G, Frank Ocean’s guitarist’s “Rocket” is making noise all over, as is the She-Devils EP. Rick Ro$$’ “Rather You Than Me” which came out this year is back in, as are Sneaks “It’s a Myth” and Mr. Mitch’s “Devout”.

Awesome Tapes From Africa’s latest reissue comes in the form of Umoja’s “707”, a funky drum machine work out.

Buffalo Tom’s 3rd LP “Let Me Come Over” from 1992 is back in stock.

Loads of TV and film soundtracks in this week, it’s the 25th anniversary of the “Singles” OST, Black Mirror’s soundtrack “Men Against Fire” is out on vinyl finally, and Resistance Radio, from The Man in the High Castle. Finally there’s two Twin Peaks records, “Fire Walk With Me” and “Music from Twin Peaks”.

Tons of reissues too,
T-Rex “In America” Live
Scouting For Girls’ debut
Sia – “1000 Forms of Fear”
Iron Maiden’s 4th LP – Virtual XI
Iron Maiden’s 3rd LP – The X Factor
Iron Maiden – Box set with 2 albums, Fear of the Dark and No Prayer for the Dying, and collectors box that fits all 13 albums.
Coldcut x On-U Sound – “Outside the Echo Chamber” Box Set

Come down and have a dig, coffee and a chat with our friendly staff!
SD

New in – 12th May 2017

Amidst Corbyn’s revolution comes another “Kind of Revolution”…It’s Paul Weller’s 25th studio album! With stellar reviews across the board his 13th solo studio is cementing the Modfather as one of our greatest talents, with his age capturing the “spirit of the age”, it’s a must hear for all fans!

Sean Rowe is back with his 5th album “New Lore” of earthy alt-folk. Also in that vein is the soundtrack to Jack White’s new documentary with T-Bone Burnett “American Epic”, which explores the history of the record industry in 1920s America.

Any Rolling Stones fans will wanna check out “Charlie Watts meets The Danish Radio Big Band”, which features magnificent Stones covers of “Paint it Black” among others, as well as some Jazz classics like “Molasses”.

There’s also sophomore albums from Spencer Radcliffe & Everyone Else with “Enjoy the Great Outdoors” and Girlpool, who are back with added drums on “Powerplant”.

Leif Vollebekk’s “Inland” is finally getting a proper release after being originally self-released in 2008, and Irish house producer New Jackson’s debut “From Night to Night” is out this week.

Reissues this week come in the form of Manic Street Preacher’s 2007 LP “Send Away the Tigers” -which is out on a 10 year anniversary Collector’s Edition with a second disc of demos – and baroque-indie Panic at the Disco’s 2005 debut “A Fever You Can’t Sweat Out”.

Last but not least, new in this week are:
World Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda
Sun Ra “Singles Vol 2 of 2” (3xLP set)
Emmylou Harris And the Nash Ramblers “At the Ryman” 1992 live album

Get down and have a dig and a chat with our friendly staff!

New in – 5th May 2017

Mayday Mayday! Fresh Wax for Sale!

The return of MAC DEMARCO at last! With his 3rd record “This Old Dog”, which is receiving stellar reviews left right and centre…

“For Crying Out Loud”, Kasabian are back. Ahead of their Reading and Leeds headline slots the Leicester lads have gone back to their rock’n’roll roots and hit the nail on the head with a proper cracker of an album.

Pop’s evergreen enigma, Blondie, conjures the euphoria of old in her new album “Pollinator”, out on 12” and in a special 7” boxset.

Indie rockers At the Drive-In are back after 17 years with their 4th LP Inter Alia, sure to set many of your nostalgic hearts alight.

Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds have compiled a classy collection of their best tracks entitled “Lovely Creatures”

There’s debuts out this week in the form of Clean Cut Kid’s “Felt” and Jake Isaac “Our Lives” and 3rd LPs from Bill Mackay and Joan Shelley, and a load of new albums from some of our favourite artists…

Asgeir “Afterglow”
Techno-punks Gudrun von Laxenburg “Panic!”
Bonnie Prince Billy “Best Troubador”
A Live album from Fink “Sunday Night Blues Club Vol. 1”
The Afghan Whigs “In Spades”
A LP of orchestral arrangements of Carl Craig classics “Versus”
Brandi Carlile “Cover Stories” An album of Carlile covers by various artists including Pearl Jam, Adele, Dolly Parton, My Morning Jacket, Kris Kristofferson and more!

Represses and Reissues:

Future Islands The Far Field
The Moonlandingz Interplanetary Class Classics
Swans The Great Annihilator
Leftfield Leftism
John Mayer Room for Squares, Battle Studies + Heavier Things
All 5 Arctic Monkeys Albums
Radiohead Pablo Honey, Amnesiac + Hail to the Thief
Jamie XX In Colour + Gil Scott Heron I’m New Here Remixes
Thundercat The Golden Age of Apocalypse
Art Blakey Jazz Messengers!!!!!
Chet Baker & Bud Shank Theme Music from “The James Dean Story”

Come down and have a dig and a chat to our lovely staff!
Still plenty of RSD bits leftover too…

New in – 27th April 2017

Thanks to everyone who came down for Record Store Day 2017, what a day! Big thanks also goes to all the bands who performed for us, and to Wah-Wahs for hosting! Roll on next year… We’ve got quite a few bits left including one Bowie “Cracked Actor” Live LP… List below!

If you enjoyed our RSD you’ll want to stick Thursday 15th June in your diaries, when we’ll be celebrating BBC Music Day with some more live music!

On to the new releases for this week…first and foremost… GORILLAZ ARE BACK! Once again with an LP brimming with talent, from Peven Everett to Benjamin Clementine, and even the most unlikely collaboration perhaps ever…Damon Albarn and Noel Gallagher! Who’d have thought it…

Lots of new music too, debuts from Icelandic electro-poppers Vök, youthful indie band Blaenavon, south-london trio Little Cub and indie supergroup BNQT, which features members of Franz Ferdinand, Midlake, Travis, Grandaddy and Band of Horses!

Los Angeles Police Department are back with their sophomore LP after a string of singles in 2016, Feist and Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore release their 5th LPs this week, and there’s a bunch of legends back on the scene too, from Willie Nelson to Mew, as well as QOTSA’s Mark Lanegan Band.

Let’s not forget Depeche Mode’s collection of remixes from their latest LP, Spirit, featuring Pearson Sound of Hessle Audio and Simian Mobile Disco!

Two hits compilations come in the form of a Basement Jaxx singles LP, and The Charlatans Melting Pot.

Reissues this week:

Jamie XX “In Colour”

Spoon “Hot Thoughts”

All Them Witches “Sleeping through the War”

Cat Power “Cat Power”

TY Segall “TY Segall”

The James Taylor Quartet “The Money Spyder” OST

Steve Mason “Meet the Humans”

Eccentric Research Council “Johnny Rocket, Narcissist and Music Machine… I’m Your Biggest Fan”

Both Last Shadow Puppets LPs

Warpaint “Heads Up”

King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard “Flying Microtonal Banana”

Alt J “This is All Yours”

REM “Green”

Our remaining RSD stock is listed here, please see the comments for updates on what has sold out.

Hope to see you soon!

Spinning Discs Sheffield

New in – 20th April 2017

Only 2 more sleeps ’til Record Store day!

But before you get your paws on our super rare releases – which you can see a full list of here – check out our new wax for this week…

To mark what would have been his 70th birthday, David Bowie’s final studio recordings are out on a 4 track EP, “No Plan” which includes “Lazarus” from the Black Star album.

Ray Davies’s first solo album in 10 years, “Americana”, is inspired by his tours of the US with the Kinks, a fine LP featuring the Jayhawks as his backing bank. Scottish rockers Texas are also back with their 9th album “Jump On Board”!

Electronic pop-pioneer Joe Goddard – of Hot Chip and 2 Bears – has gone solo with his new double LP “Electric Lines”, also out in limited edition which features an extra 3 track 12”.

Austin TX psych rockers Black Angels have extended their tribute to the Velvet Underground by naming their 5th album “Death Song”, a double LP which includes a poster! Also out with her 5th album  “Life. Love. Flesh. Blood” is Irish singer song-writer Imelda May, which features Jeff Beck and Jools Holland.

Noir-pop debuts this week come in the form of Alex Turner’s protegée Alexandra Savior – whose album “Belladonna of Sadness” has been produced by Turner and longtime Arctic Monkeys producer James Ford – and Overcoats, a female duo from NYC.

Speaking of female duos, there’s also the Sundowners sophomore album, “Cut the Master”, a fascinating multi directional album of sonic art in collaboration with alchemist Andy Votel.

And last but not least “Before the Flood” Music From the Motion Picture by Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails, Mogwai and many more!

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