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Cake

Fashion Nugget - 2022 Reissue

    CAKE’s adherence to their original guiding principles has only grown stronger. Originally formed as a somewhat antagonistic answer to grunge, CAKE’s democratic processes, defiant self-reliance, and lucid yet ever-inventive music has made them a nation-state unto themselves, with no obvious peers, belonging to no school. In addition to writing, arranging, producing, and performing their own music, they have taught themselves to engineer their recording projects in their solar-powered studio, which actually generates more power than is needed to run it, causing the building’s electrical meter to run in reverse.

    TRACK LISTING

    1. Frank Sinatra
    2. The Distance
    3. Friend Is A Four Letter Word
    4. Open Book
    5. Daria
    6. Race Car Ya-Yas
    7. I Will Survive
    8. Stickshifts And Safetybelts
    9. Perhaps, Perhaps, Perhaps
    10. It's Coming Down
    11. Nugget
    12. She'll Come Back To Me
    13. Italian Leather Sofa
    14. Sad Songs And Waltzes

    Prince

    The Gold Experience

      The Gold Experience was the first full-length Prince album to be credited to his unpronounceable symbol and was released at the most public, heated stage of his battle with the major label industrial complex. With the word “SLAVE” written on one cheek, Prince shined on the opulent ballads “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World” and “Gold” and the defiant single “Eye Hate U,” and the album earned widespread critical acclaim.

      TRACK LISTING

      P. Control
      NPG Operator #1
      Endorphinmachine
      Shhh
      We March
      NPG Operator #2
      The Most Beautiful Girl In The World
      Dolphin
      NPG Operator #3
      Now
      NPG Operator #4
      319
      NPG Operator #5
      Shy
      Billy Jack Bitch
      Eye Hate U
      NPG Operator #6
      Gold 

      Orville Peck

      Bronco

        Bronco is the new album from country artist and songwriter Orville Peck. A consummate storyteller, the country rock inspired Bronco plays upon the horse theme so often found in Orville’s work, but this time with an exploration of freedom, breaking free from that which binds us and all that is wild and untamed.

        Bronco builds upon and follows Peck’s previous album Pony and EP Show Pony, which explored themes of love, loss and loneliness but advances the story arc in a bolder, newer and warmer trajectory.

        “This is my most impassioned and authentic album to date,” says Peck. “I was inspired by country rock, 60s & 70s psychedelic, California and even bluegrass with everything being anchored in country. Bronco is all about being unrestrained and the culmination of a year of touring, writing in isolation and going through and ultimately emerging from a challenging personal time.”

        TRACK LISTING

        Daytona Sand
        The Curse Of The Blackened Eye
        Outta Time
        Lafayette
        C’mon Baby, Cry
        Iris Rose
        Kalahari Down
        Bronco
        Trample Out The Days
        Blush
        Hexie Mountains
        Let Me Drown
        Any Turn
        City Of Gold
        All I Can Say

        Rex Orange County

        Who Cares?

          WHO CARES? was made in close partnership with musician Benny Sings, over the course of a few sessions in Sings’ Amsterdam studio. After spending the bulk of 2020 quarantined back home in the UK due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Rex made the trek to Amsterdam that fall to record with Sings. What started as sessions without expectations turned into an incredibly productive 48-hour window of recording with Benny, prompting a follow-up trip to Amsterdam.

          The subsequent 10 days of work together produced his fourth album, made in close partnership with Benny, that is a playful record by an artist in a playful mood. The album also finds Rex reunited with Tyler, The Creator, who contributes a verse to "OPEN A WINDOW," which marks the first time the two have collaborated since Tyler's 2017 album Flower Boy.

          TRACK LISTING

          1. Keep It Up
          2. Open A Window (Feat. Tyler, The Creator)
          3. Worth It
          4. Amazing
          5. One In A Million
          6. If You Want It
          7. 7am
          8. The Shade
          9. Making Time
          10. Shoot Me Down
          11. Who Cares?

          Carole King

          In Concert, Live At The BBC, 1971 - Black Friday Edition

            AVAILABLE ONLINE ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 27TH FROM 8AM.

            LIMITED TO ONE PER PERSON.

            Previously unreleased on vinyl, Carole King In Concert - Live At The BBC 1971 was recorded live for the BBC In Concert Series (produced by Stanley Dorfman) in 1971. Featuring her longtime friend/musical collaborator Danny "Kootch" Kortchmar on guitar and a backing band including members of Jo Mama (who appear on Carole's seminal Tapestry), King performs a timeless setlist of her classics including "I Feel the Earth Move," "(You Make Me Feel) Like A Natural Woman," "So Far Away" (featuring James Taylor), "It's Too Late," "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow" and "Up on the Roof."

            TRACK LISTING

            I Feel The Earth Move
            (you Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman
            So Far Away
            It's Too Late
            Smackwater Jack
            Way Over Yonder
            Will You Love Me Tomorrow
            Up On The Roof

            The Jimi Hendrix Experience

            Paris 1967 - Black Friday Edition

              AVAILABLE ONLINE ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 27TH FROM 8AM.

              LIMITED TO ONE PER PERSON.

              Another amazing release from the official Jimi Hendrix 'bootleg label' Dagger Records, this raw, direct-to-two-track, live recording from the Olympia Theatre in Paris was captured for French national radio and documents the Jimi Hendrix Experience's triumphant return to France almost one year to-the-date of their 1966 debut. Recorded on October 9, 1967, this concert found the Jimi Hendrix Experience in top form, roaring out of the gate with "Stone Free," followed by vibrant renditions of "Hey Joe," "Fire," "The Wind Cries Mary" and "Catfish Blues." Then, "Rock Me Baby" and a compact "Red House" prefaced a grinding, muscular take of "Purple Haze" punctuated with an electrifying "Wild Thing," replete with a rousing, tongue-in-cheek lead vocal that emphatically closed the show.

              TRACK LISTING

              Stone Free
              Hey Joe
              Fire
              Catfish Blues
              Rock Me Baby
              Red House
              Purple Haze
              Wild Thing

              Miles Davis

              Live - Evil - Black Friday Edition

                AVAILABLE ONLINE ON SATURDAY NOVEMBER 27TH FROM 8AM.

                LIMITED TO ONE PER PERSON.

                Originally released November 17, 1971, Miles Davis' Live-Evil turns 50 in November and this jazz-funk landmark double LP is a 100-minute workout of hard grooves and rhythmic explorations. Recorded live during his legendary 1970 stand at Washington DC's Cellar Door and then edited by producer Teo Macero, this album features Miles joined by a formidable row of top-flight musicians: Gary Bartz, John McLaughlin, Keith Jarrett, Michael Henderson, Jack DeJohnette and Airto Moreira. The album's striking cover by legendary illustrator Mati Klarwein is complemented by two discs pressed on exclusive limited edition opaque teal colored vinyl.

                TRACK LISTING

                Sivad
                Little Church
                Medley: Gemini/double Image
                What I Say
                Nem Um Talvez
                Selim
                Funk Tonk
                Inamorata And Narration By Conrad Roberts

                Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band

                The Legendary 1979 No Nukes Concerts

                  The Legendary 1979 No Nukes Concerts from Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band were recorded at the September 1979 MUSE (Musicians United for Safe Energy) benefit concerts at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

                  TRACK LISTING

                  SIDE 1
                  1. Prove It All Night
                  2. Badlands
                  3. The Promised Land
                  4. The River

                  SIDE 2
                  5. Sherry Darling
                  6. Thunder Road
                  7. Jungleland

                  SIDE 3
                  8. Rosalita (Come Out Tonight)
                  9. Born To Run
                  10. Stay

                  SIDE 4
                  11. Detroit Medley
                  12. Quarter To Three
                  13. Rave On

                  Dave Gahan & Soulsavers

                  Imposter

                    Imposter is a collection of songs by Dave Gahan & Soulsavers. Dave & Soulsavers didn’t write these songs, but they listened to them, studied them & gave them new life.

                    Recorded at the legendary Shangri-La Studio in Malibu, these versions of songs you know & some you may not, range from sparse to lush, sombre to joyful. The choices and the sequencing were deliberate & meaningful. It shines a light on the enduring strength of poignant lyrics and well executed melodies.

                    Imposter is a reflection of Dave’s life, a story told by others, but in his own distinct voice. 

                    TRACK LISTING

                    The Dark End Of The Street
                    Strange Religion
                    Lilac Wine
                    I Held My Baby Last Night
                    A Man Needs A Maid
                    Metal Heart
                    Shut Me Down
                    Where My Love Lies Asleep
                    Smile
                    The Desperate Kingdom Of Love
                    Not Dark Yet
                    Always On My Mind

                    NAO

                    And Then Life Was Beautiful

                      While Nao's previous project propelled the singer-songwriter into a new stratosphere with its cosmic, coming-of-age themes, the songstress is now entering a brand new chapter with ‘And Then Life Was Beautiful’ - where ‘Saturn’ untangled the knots of late twenties soul-searching, ‘And Then Life Was Beautiful’ goes a step further by setting out a clarified sense of purpose. Now a mother of a young daughter, NAO is more confident in herself and her voice than ever. A pandemic album, written and recorded throughout never-ending lockdowns, the project celebrates life’s ups and downs, reaching out a hand to guide listeners through what hurdles may confront them next. It includes previously released tracks ‘Antidode’, featuring Nigerian superstar Adekunle Gold, ‘Woman’, featuring Lianne La Havas, which she recorded with her new-born daughter strapped lovingly to her chest, as well as ‘Messy Love’, a stunning offering loaded with strummed guitar grooves and drum rhythms rooted in 90s R&B.  

                      Other notable stand-out tracks include ‘Wait’, a stripped-back track which takes an intimate look at how you make mistakes to develop a relationship, and ‘Postcards’, highlighting a gorgeous vocal interplay of NAO and serpentwithfeet, who features alongside her on the track. For ‘Good Luck’, R&B crooner Lucky Daye jumped on board.

                      She says: “Life isn’t perfect; we still go through ups and downs, but it can be beautiful as a whole. I do think it’s a hopeful album, in an honest way – it’s not shiny or all ‘isn’t this great!’ and ‘party party party.’ But it’s hopeful in that through every rough patch, every dark patch or struggle we always come out again. That’s what life is. You keep going. But most of all you try and step into a place of gratitude so that you can see life in all of its beauty.”


                      STAFF COMMENTS

                      Barry says: A silky smooth mix between soaring synth pop and grooving R&B, wonderfully bringing together Nao's gorgeous vocals and a distinctly modern mash-up of styles into a cohesive and jubilant whole.

                      TRACK LISTING

                      1. And Then Life Was Beautiful
                      2. Messy Love
                      3. Glad That You’re Gone
                      4. Antidote (feat. Adekunle Gold)
                      5. Burn Out
                      6. Wait
                      7. Good Luck (feat. Lucky Daye)
                      8. Nothing’s For Sure
                      9. Woman (feat. Lianne La Havas)
                      10. Better Friend
                      11. Postcards (feat. Serpentwithfeet)
                      12. Little Giants
                      13. Amazing Grace

                      Manic Street Preachers

                      The Ultra Vivid Lament

                        ‘The Ultra Vivid Lament’ is the 14th studio album from Manic Street Preachers. It is both reflection and reaction; a record that gazes in isolation across a cluttered room, fogged by often painful memories, to focus on an open window framing a gleaming vista of land melting into sea and endless sky.

                        Musically, ‘The Ultra Vivid Lament’ is inspired by a formative years record box (ABBA, post-Eno Roxy, the Bunnymen, Fables-era REM, Lodger) though the end result could only be the unique union of James Dean Bradfield, Nicky Wire and Sean Moore, collectively one of the UK’s most consistently brilliant rock’n’roll bands for over three decades.



                        TRACK LISTING

                        1. Still Snowing In Sapporo
                        2. Orwellian
                        3. The Secret He Had Missed
                        4. Quest For Ancient Colour
                        5. Don’t Let The Night Divide Us
                        6. Diapause
                        7. Complicated Illusions
                        8. Into The Waves Of Love
                        9. Blank Diary Entry
                        10. Happy Bored Alone
                        11. Afterending

                        Indies Exclusive 7"
                        SIDE A: Orwellian
                        SIDE B Orwellian (Gwenno Remix)

                        Prince

                        Welcome 2 America

                          Recorded in the spring of 2010 and then mysteriously abandoned by Prince before its release, the statement album Welcome 2 America documents Prince’s concerns, hopes, and visions for a shifting society, presciently foreshadowing an era of political division, disinformation, and a renewed fight for racial justice. The album features some of Prince’s only studio collaborations with the bassist Tal Wilkenfeld, drummer Chris Coleman, and engineer Jason Agel, with additional contributions from New Power Generation singers Shelby J, Liv Warfield, and Elisa Fiorillo and keyboardist Morris Hayes, who Prince also recruited to co-produce the album.

                          STAFF COMMENTS

                          Barry says: It really is a testament to the output of the purple one himself that THIS absolute stunner got left on the cutting room floor. Political spoken word, undeniable groove and impeccable instrumental performances from all involved lead to one of the greatest albums he's put out for a LONG time.

                          TRACK LISTING

                          CD TRACKLIST:
                          1. Welcome 2 America (5:23)
                          2. Running Game (Son Of A Slave Master) (4:05)
                          3. Born 2 Die (5:03)
                          4. 1000 Light Years From Here (5:46)
                          5. Hot Summer (3:32)
                          6. Stand Up And B Strong (5:18)
                          7. Check The Record (3:28)
                          8. Same Page Different Book (4:41)
                          9. When She Comes (4:46)
                          10. 1010 (Rin Tin Tin) (4:42)
                          11. Yes (2:56)
                          12. One Day We Will All B Free (4:41)

                          VINYL TRACKLIST WITH SIDE BREAKS:
                          SIDE A
                          1. Welcome 2 America (5:23)
                          2. Running Game (Son Of A Slave Master) (4:05)
                          3. Born 2 Die (5:03)
                          4. 1000 Light Years From Here (5:46)
                          SIDE B
                          1. Hot Summer (3:32)
                          2. Stand Up And B Strong (5:18)
                          3. Check The Record (3:28)
                          4. Same Page, Different Book (4:41)
                          SIDE C
                          1. When She Comes (4:46)
                          2. 1010 (Rin Tin Tin) (4:42)
                          3. Yes (2:56)
                          4. One Day We Will All B Free (4:41)
                          SIDE D
                          Etching

                          BLU-RAY TRACKLIST:
                          Welcome 2 America: Live At The Forum, April 28, 2011
                          Runtime: 2:13:00
                          Available In Stereo, 5.1 Surround And Dolby Atmos
                          Joy In Repetition
                          Brown Skin (India.Arie Cover)
                          17 Days
                          Shhh
                          Controversy
                          Theme From “Which Way Is Up” (Stargard Cover)
                          What Have You Done For Me Lately (Janet Jackson Cover)
                          Partyman
                          Make You Feel My Love (Bob Dylan Cover)
                          Misty Blue (Eddy Arnold Cover)
                          Let’s Go Crazy
                          Delirious
                          1999
                          Little Red Corvette
                          Purple Rain
                          The Bird (The Time Cover – Prince Composition)
                          Jungle Love (The Time Cover – Prince Composition)
                          A Love Bizarre (Sheila E Cover – Prince Composition)
                          Kiss
                          Play That Funky Music (Wild Cherry Cover)
                          Inglewood Swingin’ (version Of Kool & The Gang’s Hollywood Swingin’)
                          Fantastic Voyage (Lakeside Cover)
                          More Than This (Roxy Music Cover)

                          Bobby Gillespie & Jehnny Beth

                          Utopian Ashes

                            Primal Scream frontman Bobby Gillespie, alongside solo artist and Savages vocalist Jehnny Beth, presents this stunning debut solo project collection - exploring loss, miscommunication and emotional inarticulacy that a married couple experience as they realise that their relationship is breaking down.

                            ‘Utopian Ashes’ draws on the tradition of country soul classics, such as Gram Parsons and Emmylou Harris’s ‘Grievous Angel’ and George Jones and Tammy Wynette’s ‘We Go Together’, to deal with the heavy realities of love turning sour. It’s an album for people who have dealt with the inevitable sadness that comes with age and acknowledged the realities of life. There is no sweetening of the pill, but it does achieve what should be the goal of all good art: to make us feel less alone. And while it’s not autobiographical, it channels heartfelt truth from the songwriters’ own experiences.

                            In addition to Bobby Gillespie and Jehnny Beth, the album features Johnny Hostile (bass) alongside Primal Scream trio Andrew Innes (guitar), Martin Duffy (piano) and Darrin Mooney (drums).


                            STAFF COMMENTS

                            Barry says: This collaboration sees Beth and Gillespie in absolute peak form, flitting between more upbeat balladry and thoughtful meditative orchestration but always moving towards a brilliantly inventive conclusion. The more downbeat slo-country moments are accentuated with a perfect juxtaposition of vocal talents and a keen ear for melody. Beautiful stuff.

                            TRACK LISTING

                            Chase It Down
                            English Town
                            Remember We Were Lovers
                            Your Heart Will Always Be Broken
                            Stones Of Silence
                            You Don’t Know What Love Is
                            You Can Trust Me Now
                            Living A Lie
                            Sunk In Reverie

                            Meat Loaf

                            Bat Out Of Hell - 2021 Coloured Vinyl Edition

                              Debut studio album by American rock singer Meat Loaf, as well as his first collaboration with composer Jim Steinman and producer Todd Rundgren. Originally released October 21, 1977, Its musical style is influenced by Steinman's appreciation of Richard Wagner, Phil Spector, Bruce Springsteen and The Who. Bat Out of Hell is one of the best-selling albums of all time, having sold over 43 million copies worldwide. As of June 2019, it has spent 522 weeks in the UK Albums Chart, the second longest chart run by a studio album. 

                              Bruce Springsteen

                              Letter To You

                                Letter To You is Bruce Springsteen’s new studio album with the E Street Band, and is a rock album fuelled by the band's heart-stopping, house-rocking signature sound. Recorded at his home studio in New Jersey, Letter To You is Springsteen’s 20th studio album, and is his first album including the E Street Band since 2012’s High Hopes and their first performances together since 2016’s The River Tour.

                                “I love the emotional nature of Letter To You,” says Springsteen. “And I love the sound of the E Street Band playing completely live in the studio, in a way we’ve never done before, and with no overdubs. We made the album in only five days, and it turned out to be one of the greatest recording experiences I’ve ever had.”

                                TRACK LISTING

                                1. One Minute You’re Here
                                2. Letter To You
                                3. Burnin Train
                                4. Janey Needs A Shooter
                                5. Last Man Standing
                                6. The Power Of Prayer
                                7. House Of A Thousand Guitars
                                8. Rainmaker
                                9. If I Was The Priest
                                10. Ghosts
                                11. Song For Orphans
                                12. I’ll See You In My Dreams

                                Paul Simon

                                Graceland - National Album Day Edition

                                  A 'National Album Day' release - Pressed on Clear LP Vinyl.

                                  With Graceland, Paul Simon hit on the idea of combining his always perceptive songwriting with the little-heard mbaqanga music of South Africa, creating a fascinating hybrid that re-enchanted his old audience and earned him a new one. It is true that the South African angle (including its controversial aspect during the apartheid days) was a powerful marketing tool and that the catchy music succeeded in presenting listeners with that magical combination: something they'd never heard before that nevertheless sounded familiar.

                                  As eclectic as any record Simon had made, it also delved into zydeco and conjunto-flavored rock & roll while marking a surprising new lyrical approach (presaged on some songs on Hearts and Bones); for the most part, Simon abandoned a linear, narrative approach to his words, instead drawing highly poetic, abstract, and satiric portraits of modern life, often charged by striking images and turns of phrase torn from the headlines or overheard in contemporary speech. An enormously successful record, Graceland became the standard against which subsequent musical experiments by major artists were measured and continues to provide rewards to its listeners and remains a pivotal listening experience for writers, artists and fans. 


                                  Arcade Fire

                                  Neighbourhood #1 (Tunnels)

                                    Numbered, limited edition recreation of a 7" released in advance of the band's debut album "Funeral."


                                    Kings Of Leon

                                    Day Old Belgian Blues

                                      Recorded on a European tour to promote their sophomore album, 2004’s Aha Shake Heartbreak, Day Old Belgian Blues captures Kings of Leon’s raw, urgent rock sound as it swept over fans and critics alike. This live EP, featuring versions of “The Bucket,” “Four Kicks,” “Molly’s Chambers” and more, makes its vinyl debut for Record Store Day Black Friday

                                      Fleetwood Mac

                                      Before The Beginning - 1968-1970 Rare Live & Demo

                                        Two recently discovered live recordings from 1968 and 1970 from Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac and will be released as a 3CD Boxset on 7 June 2019. The set will include rare band images and a brand new essay. Vinyl formats are on triple heavyweight discs, Volume One, the 1968 recording, contains early incarnations of some of the bands most loved and famous songs including ‘Madison Blues’ and ‘I Need Your Love So Bad’ from the blues era and ‘Long Tall Sally’ and ‘Willie And The Hand Jive’ from the Rock ‘n’ Roll College of Music. Volume Two will feature the 1970 recording and will also feature demos and rarities of classic tracks including ‘Oh Well’, ‘Green Manalishi’ and the bands first UK number one ‘Albatross’.

                                        Prefab Sprout

                                        Protest Songs

                                          Off the back of the incredible latest album ‘I Trawl The Megahertz‘, and following last month’s first hit of remastered vinyl, Prefab Sprout have announced an exciting next batch, featuring four of the band’s classic albums - out October 25th - all overseen by Paddy and Martin McAloon. The releases include Prefab Sprout’s renowned hit album ‘Steve McQueen’ - this time arriving as a ½ speed remaster from the original tapes and follows its 2007 ‘legacy edition’ release. An album that frequently graces critics’ “all time best” lists, it’s a record that is highly-revered. The BBC labelled it as “one of the greats. What really matters is the music. Really. If you have never listened to this album then I urge, no, demand that you do.” The releases include Prefab Sprout’s fourth studio album ‘Protest Songs’ - an essential release for the band that secured them a UK Top 20 record, as well as their sixth album ‘Andromeda Heights’, that spawned singles ‘A Prisoner Of The Past’ & ‘Electric Guitars’ and comes on 180g black vinyl for the very first time. Finally, the fourth part in the latest batch is the band’s newly mastered and remastered release of 2009’s ‘Let’s Change The World With Music’ - seen widely as the band’s comeback album, which received critical acclaim. Promo & marketing activity.

                                          Bob Dylan

                                          Travelin' Thru' 1967-96 The Bootleg Series Vol. 15

                                            The latest chapter in Columbia/Legacy's highly acclaimed Bob Dylan Bootleg Series revisits Dylan's pivotal musical journeys to Nashville, from 1967 to 1969, focusing on previously unavailable recordings made with Johnny Cash & unreleased tracks from the John Wesley Harding, Nashville Skyline, & Self Portrait sessions. Disc One of Travelin' Thru, 1967 - 1969: The Bootleg Series Vol. 15 finds Dylan in Columbia's Studio A in Nashville recording alternate versions of compositions written for John Wesley Harding (October 17 and November 6, 1967) & Nashville Skyline (February 13-14, 1969) while introducing a new song "Western Road" (a Nashville Skylineouttake). Discs Two and Three of Travelin' Thru are centered around Dylan's collaborations with American music icon Johnny Cash including the much sought-after Columbia Studio A sessions & on-stage performances at the Ryman Auditorium (May 1, 1969) for the recording of the premiere episode of The Johnny Cash Show (originally broadcast on ABC-TV on June 7, 1969). Disc Three closes with tracks recorded on May 17, 1970 with Grammy Award-winning bluegrass banjo legend Earl Scruggs for the PBS television special, "Earl Scruggs: His Family & Friends" (originally aired January 1971). 

                                            Prefab Sprout

                                            Jordan : The Comeback

                                              Off the back of the incredible recent album ‘I Trawl The Megahertz‘, Prefab Sprout have announced exciting release plans for remastered vinyl versions of three of the band’s classic albums along with their incredible greatest hits collection ‘A Life of Surprises: The Best Of’. From the remastering and artwork, to sourcing new images, the project has been fully orchestrated by both Paddy and Martin McAloon.

                                              The releases include ‘Jordan: The Comeback’ from 1990 as a double LP for the first time internationally. This is an expansive album that draws on a huge breadth of influences and includes “Wild Horses”, which was not a single, but has grown to become one of the band’s best loved tracks. 

                                              TRACK LISTING

                                              Looking For Atlantis 4:00
                                              Wild Horses 3:44
                                              Machine Gun Ibiza 3:43
                                              We Let The Stars Go 3:35
                                              Carnival 2000 3:22
                                              Jordan: The Comeback 4:12
                                              Jesse James Symphony 2:15
                                              Jesse James Bolero 4:09
                                              Moon Dog 4:08
                                              All The World Loves Lovers 3:50
                                              All Boys Believe Anything 1:34
                                              The Ice Maiden 3:19
                                              Paris Smith 2:55
                                              The Wedding March 2:46
                                              One Of The Broken 3:52
                                              Michael 3:02
                                              Mercy 1:22
                                              Scarlet Nights 4:14
                                              Doo Wop In Harlem 3:44

                                              Prefab Sprout

                                              A Life Of Surprises : The Best Of

                                                Off the back of the incredible recent album ‘I Trawl The Megahertz‘, Prefab Sprout have announced exciting release plans for remastered vinyl versions of three of the band’s classic albums along with their incredible greatest hits collection ‘A Life of Surprises: The Best Of’. From the remastering and artwork, to sourcing new images, the project has been fully orchestrated by both Paddy and Martin McAloon.

                                                The releases include the band’s hit collection, ‘A Life of Surprises: The Best Of’ which is available as a double LP for the first time.

                                                TRACK LISTING

                                                The King Of Rock' N' Roll 4:25
                                                When Love Breaks Down 4:09
                                                The Sound Of Crying 4:44
                                                Faron Young 3:47
                                                Carnival 2000 3:22
                                                Goodbye Lucille #1 (Johnny Johnny) 4:28
                                                I Remember That 4:15
                                                Cruel 4:19
                                                Cars And Girls 4:27
                                                We Let The Stars Go 3:35
                                                Life Of Surprises 4:05
                                                Appetite 3:57
                                                If You Don't Love Me 3:44
                                                Wild Horses 3:41
                                                Hey Manhattan! 4:46
                                                All The World Loves Lovers 3:51

                                                Prefab Sprout

                                                Swoon

                                                  Off the back of the incredible recent album ‘I Trawl The Megahertz‘, Prefab Sprout have announced exciting release plans for remastered vinyl versions of three of the band’s classic albums along with their incredible greatest hits collection ‘A Life of Surprises: The Best Of’. From the remastering and artwork, to sourcing new images, the project has been fully orchestrated by both Paddy and Martin McAloon.

                                                  The releases include Prefab Sprout’s debut album ‘Swoon’ - a complex collection of songs that announced the band’s idiosyncratic style in an explosive way.

                                                  TRACK LISTING

                                                  A1 Don't Sing 3:51
                                                  A2 Cue Fanfare 4:04
                                                  A3 Green Isaac I 3:31
                                                  A4 Here On The Eerie 3:58
                                                  A5 Cruel 4:18
                                                  B1 Couldn't Bear To Be Special 3:44
                                                  B2 I Never Play Basketball Now 3:38
                                                  B3 Ghost Town Blues 3:19
                                                  B4 Elegance 3:44
                                                  B5 Technique 4:36
                                                  B6 Green Isaac II 1:25

                                                  Rage Against The Machine

                                                  Live & Rare (Black Friday 2018)

                                                    Released only in Japan in 1997, this collection of live and demo tracks—available for the first time on vinyl—is a must for Rage Against The Machine fans! Includes fiery versions of “Take The Power Back” and “Bombtrack,” covers of N.W.A.’s “Fuck Tha Police” and Public Enemy’s “Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos” (with Chuck D on lead vocals) and tracks from the band’s original 1991 demo tape.

                                                    TRACK LISTING

                                                    SIDE A
                                                    1 Bullet In The Head (live)
                                                    2 Settle For Nothing (live)
                                                    3 Bombtrack (live)

                                                    SIDE B
                                                    1 Take The Power Back (live)
                                                    2 Freedom (live)
                                                    3 Intro (Black Steel In The Hour Of Chaos) (live)
                                                    4 Zapata's Blood (live)

                                                    SIDE C
                                                    1 Without A Face (live)
                                                    2 Hadda Be Playing On The Jukebox (live)

                                                    SIDE D
                                                    1 Fuck Tha Police (live)
                                                    2 Darkness
                                                    3 Clear The Lane

                                                    Elvis Presley

                                                    30 No. 1 Hits

                                                      It does what it says on the tin! 30 number ones covering his entire career, from Heartbreak Hotel and Hound Dog through to Suspicious Minds and Way Down.




                                                      Teenage Fanclub

                                                      Howdy! - Remastered Edition

                                                        Originally released on Creation Records, this long out of print classic has been re-mastered for the first time from the original tapes at Abbey Road Studios, London under the guidance of the band, Norman Blake, Gerard Love, and Raymond McGinley. Packaged in a faithful re-production of the original vinyl artwork and available on heavyweight 180g single vinyl. 

                                                        This is one of a series of five releases, and for each the band have also selected rarities, favourites and tracks previously unavailable on vinyl to include on a 7” with each album. These 7” singles each feature two tracks and are only available with the initial pressing of each album.

                                                        STAFF COMMENTS

                                                        Andy says: Teenage Fanclub finally slow up with this year 2,000 record. It's still sweet, supremely well crafted, and in Raymond's "My Uptight Life" in particular, extraordinary, but it was no surprise that this release closed a particular chapter for this much-loved band.

                                                        TRACK LISTING

                                                        1. I Need Direction
                                                        2. I Can’t Find My Way Home
                                                        3. Accidental Life
                                                        4. Near You
                                                        5. Happiness
                                                        6. Dumb DumbDumb
                                                        7. The Town And The City
                                                        8. The Sun Shines From You
                                                        9. Straight And Narrow
                                                        10. CulDe Sac
                                                        11. My Uptight Life
                                                        12. If I Never See You Again

                                                        Bonus 7”
                                                        1. Thaw Me –‘Dumb DumbDumb’ B-side, First Time On Vinyl
                                                        2. One Thousand Lights –‘Dumb DumbDumb’ B-side, First Time On Vinyl

                                                        2 LPs, yellow 180 Gram, in gatefold jacket with audio and Lemonade film download inserts.

                                                        '"Lemonade" is the sixth studio album by American singer Beyoncé. Released via Parkwood Entertainment and Columbia Records, it is Beyoncé's second 'visual album' following her previous eponymous 2013 album, as well as a concept album, accompanied upon its release by a one-hour film aired on HBO. Primarily an R&B album, "Lemonade" encompasses a variety of genres, including pop, reggae, blues, rock, hip hop, soul, funk, Americana, country, gospel, electronic, and trap music. The album features guest vocals from James Blake, Kendrick Lamar, The Weeknd, and Jack White. The album contains samples and interpolations of a number of hip-hop and rock songs.' - Wiki


                                                        TRACK LISTING

                                                        Pray You Catch Me
                                                        Hold Up
                                                        Don’t Hurt Yourself (ft Jack White)
                                                        Sorry
                                                        6 Inch (ft The Weeknd)
                                                        Daddy Lessons
                                                        Love Drought
                                                        Sandcastles
                                                        Forward (ft James Blake)
                                                        Freedom (ft Kendrick Lamar)
                                                        All Night
                                                        Formation

                                                        Jimi Hendrix

                                                        Experience Hendrix: The Best Of Jimi Hendrix

                                                          This is a 20 track, double (140gm), vinyl format which includes a download code insert.

                                                          All the biggest & best hits are on here, including:- "All Along The Watchtower", "Crosstown Traffic", "Purple Haze", "Foxey Lady", "Hey Joe", "Voodoo Child", "Stone Free" & many more...

                                                          Bob Dylan

                                                          The Esssential Collection



                                                            STAFF COMMENTS

                                                            Andy says: The best of Bob Dylan. The perfect entry point.

                                                            TRACK LISTING

                                                            Side A
                                                            1. Blowin' In The Wind
                                                            2. Don't Think Twice, It's All Right
                                                            3. The Times They Are A-Changin'
                                                            4. It Ain't Me Babe
                                                            5. Maggie's Farm
                                                            6. Mr. Tambourine Man
                                                            7. Subterranean Homesick Blues

                                                            Side B
                                                            1. Like A Rolling Stone
                                                            2. Positively 4th Street
                                                            3. Just Like A Woman
                                                            4. Rainy Day Women #12 & 35
                                                            5. Lay, Lady, Lay
                                                            6. Knockin' On Heaven's Door

                                                            Side C
                                                            1. Forever Young
                                                            2. Tangled Up In Blue
                                                            3. Gotta Serve Somebody
                                                            4. Jokerman
                                                            5. Make You Feel My Love

                                                            Side D
                                                            1. Things Have Changed
                                                            2. Mississippi
                                                            3. When The Deal Goes Down
                                                            4. Beyond Here Lies Nothin'
                                                            5. Long And Wasted Years

                                                            The Stone Roses

                                                            The Very Best Of

                                                              This is the 15 track 'Very Best Of' which was originally released in 2002. 

                                                              All tracks have been remastered by original producer John Leckie.

                                                              TRACK LISTING

                                                              1. I Wanna Be Adored
                                                              2. She Bangs The Drums
                                                              3. Ten Storey Love Song
                                                              4. Waterfall
                                                              5. Made Of Stone
                                                              6. Love Spreads
                                                              7. What The World Is Waiting For
                                                              8. Sally Cinnamon
                                                              9. Fools Gold
                                                              10. Begging You
                                                              11. Elephant Stone
                                                              12. Breaking Into Heaven
                                                              13. One Love
                                                              14. This Is The One
                                                              15. I Am The Resurrection

                                                              Manic Street Preachers

                                                              The Holy Bible

                                                                The third album from The Manics isn’t the easiest of listens. It’s a tense and at times harrowing collection of songs, recorded shortly before Richey James hospitalisation for depression, and subsequent disappearance. The lyrics, whether personal or political, are graphic and unflinchingly bleak. And even their usually buoyant glam hooks are tighter and more intense. It’s a powerful statement and still remains one of The Manics’ finest moments.

                                                                TRACK LISTING

                                                                1. Yes
                                                                2. Ifwhiteamericatoldthetruthforonedayit'sworldwouldfallapart
                                                                3. Of Walking Abortion
                                                                4. She Is Suffering
                                                                5. Archives Of Pain
                                                                6. Revol
                                                                7. 4st 7lb
                                                                8. Mausoleum
                                                                9. Faster
                                                                10. This Is Yesterday
                                                                11. Die In The Summertime
                                                                12. The Intense Humming Of Evil
                                                                13. P.C.P

                                                                Various Artists

                                                                Transformers The Movie OST - 30th Anniversary Collector's Edition

                                                                  Marking the 30th Anniversary of the Original Motion Picture Soundtrack to Transformers The Movie comes this collector's edition, double vinyl package including two etched, coloured vinyl LPs in a Transforming gatefold sleeve. LP1 is pressed on red vinyl and etched with the Autobot logo, while LP2 is pressed on purple vinyl and etched with the Decepticon logo. The gatefold sleeve completely "transforms" all four sides from an Autobot themed jacket to a Decepticon themed jacket. This original 1986 cult classic, remastered and re-imagined, has never sounded or looked better! Transformers, There's More Than Meets The Eye!

                                                                  TRACK LISTING

                                                                  The Touch
                                                                  Instruments Of Destruction
                                                                  Death Of Optimus Prime
                                                                  Dare
                                                                  Nothin's Gonna Stand In Our Way
                                                                  The Transformers Theme
                                                                  Escape
                                                                  Hunger
                                                                  Autobot / Decepticon Battle
                                                                  Dare To Be Stupid 

                                                                  Manic Street Preachers

                                                                  Futurology - Deluxe Edition

                                                                    Following on from last years Top 5 album "Rewind The Film", the new album "Futurology" finds Welsh rock icons 'Manic Street Preachers' in a more aggressive, propulsive, furious & expansive form, whilst retaining all the usual MSP finesse!

                                                                    Produced by MSP, Loz Williams & Alex Silva (Holy Bible) with mixing from Craig Silvey. Guest artists include Green Gartside, Nina Hoss, Georgia Ruth, Cian Ciaran, Cate Le Bon & H. Hawkline.

                                                                    This nicely packaged deluxe CD format includes a 16 track bonus disc of demos and exclusive tracks. 

                                                                    TRACK LISTING

                                                                    1. Futurology
                                                                    2. Walk Me To The Bridge
                                                                    3. Let's Go To War
                                                                    4. The Next Jet To Leave Moscow
                                                                    5. Europa Geht Durch Mich - Manic Street Preachers Feat. Nina Hoss
                                                                    6. Divine Youth - Manic Street Preachers Feat. Georgia Ruth Williams
                                                                    7. Sex, Power, Love And Money
                                                                    8. Dreaming A City (Hugheskova)
                                                                    9. Black Square
                                                                    10. Between The Clock And The Bed - Manic Street Preachers Feat. Green Gartside
                                                                    11. Misguided Missile
                                                                    12. The View From Stow Hill
                                                                    13. Mayakovsky

                                                                    Bonus Disc
                                                                    1. Futurology
                                                                    2. Walk Me To The Bridge
                                                                    3. Let's Go To War
                                                                    4. The Next Jet To Leave Moscow
                                                                    5. Europa Geht Durch Mich
                                                                    6. Divine Youth
                                                                    7. Sex, Power, Love And Money
                                                                    8. Dreaming A City (Hugheskova)
                                                                    9. Black Square
                                                                    10. Between The Clock And The Bed
                                                                    11. Misguided Missile
                                                                    12. The View From Stow Hill
                                                                    13. Mayakovsky
                                                                    14. Blistered Mirrors
                                                                    15. Empty Motorcade
                                                                    16. The Last Time I Saw Paris

                                                                    The Stone Roses

                                                                    The Stone Roses - Vinyl Edition

                                                                      Surely this album needs no introduction or explanation?! But just in case you don’t know, this is arguably one of the best debut albums of all time, from one of the most influential bands of their generation! And if that’s not enough to tempt you, then I don’t know what is.

                                                                      25th anniversary replica featuring original artwork and 180gm heavyweight vinyl.

                                                                      STAFF COMMENTS

                                                                      Andy says: The Stone Roses' debut album from 1989 is that rare thing: a perfect record. The quality of these songs is actually hard to comprehend; absolute classics, every single one! Uprooting the established guitar pop format in favour of a loose-limbed groove the baggy icons somehow incorporated Byrdsian jangle, hippie-inclusivity, funk swagger and searing solos into a new type of rock music, single-handedly soundtracking the second Summer of Love and defining a moment in time. It ignited and united a whole generation and will be passed on forever. Beautiful.

                                                                      Jimi Hendrix

                                                                      Are You Experienced

                                                                      Jimi Hendrix's debut recording was an instant classic, and is as startling today as when it first hit the streets in 1967. "Are You Experienced?" is probably the most rock-oriented of Hendrix's official studio releases, but its influences are incredibly diverse. "Third Stone From The Sun" recalls the supple octaves of jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery; the churning Afro-Cuban polyrhythms of "Manic Depression" evoke John Coltrane and Elvin Jones; "I Don't Live Today" employs ritualistic Native American drum beats; and the title tune borrows the Eastern airs of sitarist Ravi Shankar.

                                                                      Mitch Mitchell and Noel Redding blast away with a barely controlled fury, and there's a distorted metallic edge to Hendrix's guitar timbre that has made "Are You Experienced?" a particular favourite among rock and heavy-metal guitarists. "Purple Haze" and "Foxy Lady" helped define the power-trio format, thanks to Hendrix's full-bodied rhythm guitar and his soaring solos. "Are You Experienced?" also established Hendrix as a singer-songwriter. His Dylanesque vocals and spacey imagery make each tune a little gem, especially on gentle outings such as the ballad "The Wind Cries Mary".

                                                                      Jimi Hendrix

                                                                      Electric Ladyland

                                                                      On "Electric Ladyland" Jimi Hendrix stretched and experimented in the studio, going beyond the power-trio format on what would be his last studio album with the Experience. "Electric Ladyland" was revolutionary in its scope and execution. Using New York City's Record Plant as a gateway to free expression, Hendrix traversed an abstract landscape containing compositions as weird and wonderful as "...And The Gods Made Love" and "1983...(A Merman I Should Turn To Be)".  Simultaneously looking forwards and backwards, Hendrix mixed in a song reminiscent of his time on the chitlin' circuit (Earl King's "Come On [Part 1]"), a Bob Dylan favourite ("All Along The Watchtower"), and one of his snappiest singles ("CrosstownTraffic"). Although Hendrix produced and wrote most of this masterpiece, others weighed in with their own contributions. Noel Redding penned "Little Miss Strange", and other guests such as Al Kooper and Buddy Miles showed up to play. Traffic's Steve Winwood and Jack Casady of Jefferson Airplane also made cameos, appearing on this classic album's spiritual centre, "Voodoo Chile (Slight Return)".

                                                                      Hurts

                                                                      Exile - Deluxe CD/DVD Edition

                                                                        Hurts return with the follow up to 2010's debut "Happiness". Their second album 'Exile' sees the band ditch their electro-pop and instead head towards anthemic ballads and theatrical beauty.

                                                                        TRACK LISTING

                                                                        CD:
                                                                        1. Exile
                                                                        2. Miracle
                                                                        3. Sandman
                                                                        4. Blind
                                                                        5. Only You
                                                                        6. The Road
                                                                        7. Cupid
                                                                        8. Mercy
                                                                        9. The Crow
                                                                        10. Somebody To Die For
                                                                        11. The Rope
                                                                        12. Help
                                                                        13. Heaven
                                                                        14. Guilt

                                                                        DVD:
                                                                        1. Chapter 1
                                                                        2. Chapter 2
                                                                        3. Chapter 3

                                                                        The accompanying soundtrack to the much-anticipated and talked about directorial debut from Foo Fighters main man Dave Grohl. This is a documentary, recording the highs, lows & ultimate demise of the legendary U.S. Recording studio 'Sound City'.

                                                                        Featured artists include Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Pat Smear, Nate Mendel, Stevie Nicks, Rick Springfield, Corey Taylor, Joshua Homme, Sir Paul McCartney, Trent Reznor & more...

                                                                        TRACK LISTING

                                                                        1. Heaven And All - Robert Levon Been, Dave Grohl & Peter Hayes
                                                                        2. Time Slowing Down - Chris Goss, Tim Commerford, Dave Grohl & Brad Wilk
                                                                        3. You Can't Fix This - Stevie Nicks, Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins & Rami Jaffee
                                                                        4. The Man That Never Was - Rick Springfield, Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Nate Mendel & Pat Smear
                                                                        5. Your Wife Is Calling - Lee Ving, Dave Grohl, Taylor Hawkins, Alain Johannes & Pat Smear
                                                                        6. From Can To Can't - Corey Taylor, Dave Grohl, Rick Nielsen & Scott Reeder
                                                                        7. Centipede - Joshua Homme, Chris Goss, Dave Grohl & Alain Johannes
                                                                        8. A Trick With No Sleeve - Alain Johannes, Dave Grohl & Joshua Homme
                                                                        9. Cut Me Some Slack - Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Krist Novoselic & Pat Smear
                                                                        10. If I Were Me - Dave Grohl, Jessy Greene, Rami Jaffee & Jim Keltner
                                                                        11. Mantra - Dave Grohl, Joshua Homme & Trent Reznor

                                                                        The Stone Roses

                                                                        The Stone Roses - 20th Anniversary Special Edition

                                                                          Originally released in May 1989, "The Stone Roses" is often cited as THE greatest album of all time. Twenty years on and original producer John Leckie has returned to the studio for the first time (it's never been remastered before) with Ian Brown, to produce this anniversary version of the record. The result is a warmer, brighter sound, and it's finally loud enough too! It seems unnecessary to add what a brilliant album this so obviously is: every tune's a winner!

                                                                          TRACK LISTING

                                                                          1. I Wanna Be Adored
                                                                          2. She Bangs The Drums
                                                                          3. Waterfall
                                                                          4. Don't Stop
                                                                          5. Bye Bye Bad Man
                                                                          6. Elizabeth My Dear
                                                                          7. (Song For My) Sugar Spun Sister
                                                                          8. Made Of Stone
                                                                          9. Shoot You Down
                                                                          10. This Is The One
                                                                          11. I Am The Resurrection

                                                                          Hope Of The States

                                                                          The Lost Riots

                                                                            An impressively assured debut album from Hope Of The States and one that has already seen them compared to prime time Radiohead, this is an album full of epic masterpieces that could well see HOTS catapulted to another level. There is an obvious influence from more avant acts such as Godspeed You Black Emperor! and Sigur Ros on show here, and indeed the production duties are taken up by Sigur Ros' Ken Thomas. Having survived and moved on from the tragic suicide of their guitarist Jimmi Lawrence which would have seen the break up of lesser bands, this is an epic fully formed triumph!!!

                                                                            Roger Waters

                                                                            In The Flesh

                                                                              Here it is at last the long awaited DVD from Pink Floyd founding member Roger Waters. Waters toured the US for the first time in 12 years in 1999 / 2000 with his highly acclaimed "In The Flesh" that presented, for the first time, a comprehensive overview of Waters' music including early Pink Floyd material, classic compositions from the Floyd masterpieces "The Wall" and "Dark Side Of The Moon", less well known songs from "Animals", "Wish You Were Here" and "The Final Cut", songs from his solo works "Amused To Death" and "The Pros and Cons Of Hitch Hiking" and the debut of a new song "Each Small Candle".

                                                                              Rage Against The Machine

                                                                              Renegades

                                                                                Covers album, including versions of tracks by everyone from Dylan and the Rolling Stones to Devo and Africa Bambaataa. This special edition also includes 2 live hidden bouns tracks.


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