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!
To our POLITICS FREE ZONE. Enter a world of wax wonders and escape the barrage! SO MUCH NEW VINYL TO ENJOY!
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
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
Slow Dancer In a Mood
The Chainsmokers Memories Do Not Open
Nelly Furtado The Ride
All Time Low Last Young Renegade
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!
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
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
Wu-Tang Clan: Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers), The W, Wu-Tang Forever
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)
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!
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!
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!
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…
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
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…
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”
Our remaining RSD stock is listed here, please see the comments for updates on what has sold out.
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!