Record Store Day 2019

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13th Floor Elevators

The Psychedelic Sounds of... is the Elevators’ ground-breaking debut from 1966 and lays claim to being the first psychedelic rock album—and is certainly the first to use the word 'psychedelic'. Known for founder Tommy Hall’s use of the electric jug and Roky Erickson’s emotive singing of Hall’s poetic lyrics.  This edition of The Psychedelic Sounds of... features the mono mix on picture disc vinyl using the original cover artwork, which was recently chosen by the UK’s National Album Day as one of the best 70 album sleeves of all time, and best sleeve from 1966.

SIDE A 1. You`re Gonna Miss Me (Mono) 2. Roller Coaster (Mono) 3. Splash 1 (Mono) 4. Reverberation (Mono) 5. Don`t Fall Down (Mono) (03:00)
SIDE B 1. Fire Engine (Mono) 2. Thru The Rhythm (Mono) 3. You Don`t Know (How Young You Are) (Mono) 4. Kingdom Of Heaven (Mono) 5. Monkey Island (Mono) (02:38) 6. Tried To Hide (Mono)

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6 String Drag

After leaving a mark on the alt-country/No Depression/Americana scene in the mid to late nineties 6 String Drag for all intents and purposes broke up. The band's second record HIGH HAT was produced by After a leaving a mark on the alt-country/No Depression/Americana scene in the mid to late nineties 6 String Drag for all intents and purposes broke up. The band's second record HIGH HAT was produced by Steve Earle and Ray Kennedy and released on Earle's Warner Brothers imprint label E-Squared Record. A 20th anniversary reissue of HIGH HAT on cd, digital and vinyl (for the first time) was released in March 2018 and a brand new and 4th full length studio record TOP OF THE WORLD featuring founding members and leaders Kenny Roby and Rob Keller along with new members Dan Davis and Luis Rodriguez was released the following summer.

SIDE A: 1. Brasstown 2. Cry Cry Cry 3. Just a Shame 4. Elaine  5. Red 6. Just Another Thing SIDE B: 7. Mercury’s Blues 8. The Changeup 9. Gasoline Maybelline 10. Bottle of Blues 11. Blues Too Blue to Mention 12. No One’s Arms

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A-Ha

Alternate Mixes of a-ha’s debut album Hunting High and Low, first released in the 30th Anniversary deluxe box set, in 2015. It will be the first time these demos appear on vinyl.  Limited to 6000 copies worldwide
TRACK LISTING:
1. Take On Me (Video Version) [2015 Remastered], 2. Train Of Thought (Early Mix) [2015 Remastered], 3. Hunting High And Low (Early Mix) [2015 Remastered],  4. The Blue Sky (Alternate Long Mix) [2015 Remastered], 5. Living A Boy's Adventure Tale (Early Mix) [2015 Remastered], 6. The Sun Always Shines On T.V. (Alternate Early Mix) [2015 Remastered], 7. And You Tell Me (Early Mix) [2015 Remastered], 8. Love Is Reason (Early Mix) [2015 Remastered], 9. Dream Myself Alive (Early "NYC" Mix) [2015 Remastered], 10. Here I Stand And Face The Rain (Early Mix) [2015 Remastered].  

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Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.

One of the greatest Japanese psychedelic bands, Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O. Invisible Eyes And Phantom Cathedral is in a league apart from the others. There's a distinct Gong/Can feel about it, with everything that you'd hope from AMT. Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O. as of 2019: Kawabata Makoto - guitar, synthesizer, speed guru; Higashi Hiroshi - synthesizer, noodle god; Jyonson Tsu - vocal, guitar, bouzouki; Satoshima Nani - drums, another dimension; Wolf - bass, space & time.

A1. Invisible Eyes And Phantom Cathedral (part 1) B1.  Invisible Eyes And Phantom Cathedral (part 2)

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Johnny Adams

Originally released in 1969, Heart & Soul is a stunning compilation of hits by American blues musician Johnny Adams. The 11-track album, produced by Shelby Singleton, contains various songs recorded between 1962 and 1968. The unique blending of 1960's gospel, soul, pop, blues, funk, and country has lead critics to deem the collection as some of Adams' finest and most astonishing work.

A1 Georgia Morning Dew 3:25
A2 In A Moment Of Weakness 2:35
A3 Real Live Living Hurtin' Man 3:10
A4 Lonely Man 2:37
A5 I Won't Cry 2:17
A6 Release Me 2:46
B1 Proud Woman 2:40
B2 I Can't Be All Bad 3:04
B3 A Losing Battle 2:23
B4 Living On Your Love 1:45
B5 Reconsider Me 3:50

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Adrenalin O.D.

BEER CITY SKATEBOARDS AND RECORDS is proud to bring you ADRENALIN O.D. - Let’s BBQ Gatefold 12”! This is limited to 1100 and is a RSD exclusive.This star studded release features the songs from the original ‘Lets Barbecue 7” that first graced us back in 1983 (and is now quit the collectors item) ; plus an additional track from that same session that never saw the light of day! Also included are 5 tracks from the AOD demo tape that came out in 1982. These tracks were never rerecorded for anything else. For the first time ever all these have now been restored and remastered and are presented to you at 45RPM’s for optimal audio enjoyment! Add to that a fabulous gatefold packaging , lyrics and liner notes written by none other then the band itself. Along with pictures ; some of which have never been seen by the public! Plus a plastic collectable download card so you can keep your record as safe as Han Solo frozen in Carbonite! You have yourself a release that will hit you like a pie in the face at a Three Stooges convention!

1. Suburbia 2. Old People Talk LOUD! 3. Trans Am 4. House Husband 5. Mischief Night 6. Status Symbol 7. Scare Tactics 8. A.O.D. Theme 9. Entrapment 10. Die For A Cause 11. Ass Kisser 12. Work Song 

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The Alarm

Classic recording of The Alarm in concert from Boston Orpheum on November 9th 1985. Sixteen of the twenty-one songs have never been released before in any form whatsoever. Four of the tracks were used as B-sides and extra tracks with the band's 'Spirit Of '76' UK single release of early 1986 which put the band into the UK Top 30, with 'Howling Wind' being issued in the USA only as part of the 'Live For Life' IRS Records cancer benefit compilation album.

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Alien Weaponry

Black/Orange Splatter

LP1
Side A
1. Whaikorero
2. Ru Ana Te Whenua
3. Holding My Breath
4. Raupatu
5. Kai Tangata

Side B

1. Rage - It Takes Over Again
2. Whispers
3. PC Bro
4. Urutaa
5. Nobody Here
6. Te Ara

7"
Side A
1. Things That You Know

Side B
1. Hypocrite

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Marshall Allen, Danny Ray Thompson, Jamie Saft, Trevor Dunn, Balazs Pandi w. Roswell Rudd

This recording brings together two core members of the Sun Ra Arkestra, its leader, saxophonist Marshall Allen as well as saxophonist and multiinstrumentalist Danny Ray Thompson together with rising piano and keyboard stars Jamie Saft, bassist Trevor Dunn, drummer Balazs Pandi.

Marshall Allen, Danny Ray Thompson, Jamie Saft, Trevor Dunn, Balazs Pandi w. Roswell Rudd
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Allman Brothers Band

A live recording compilation drawn from three nights of shows in February 1970. Recorded by legendary Grateful Dead soundman Owsley Stanley. This special Record Store Day package includes a limited edition, numbered glow-in-the-dark poster.

In Memory of Elizabeth Reed/Hoochie Coochie Man/Stateboro Blues/Trouble No More/Outskirts of Town/Whipping Post/Mountain Jam

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AxCx

FIRST TIME ON VINYL. 20 year anniversary of AxCx's safest album ever! Beautiful acoustic guitar ballads with lovely falsetto singing. “Sensitive'' Seth Putnam serenades you with heart warming ditties such as “I Wanna Grow Old With You'', “My Woman, My Lover, My Friend'', and “In My Heart There's A Star Named After You''. Available on colored vinyl with animated etchings on both sides.

STREAM ALBUM: https://youtu.be/qgCiW56Srd8

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Louis Armstrong

Experience the last trumpet recordings of Jazz legend Louis Armstrong, on some of Disney's most beloved songs including "Heigh-Ho," "The Bare Necessities," "When You Wish Upon a Star" and more!

Side 1:
1. Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo 2. 'Bout Time 3. The Ballad of Davy Crockett 4. The Bare Necessities 5. Zip-A-Dee-Doo-Dah

Side 2:
1. When You Wish Upon a Star 2. Whistle While You Work 3. Ten Feet Off the Ground (From "The One and Only Genuine Original Family Band") 4. Heigh-Ho (The Dwarfs' Marching Song) 5. Chim Chim Cher-ee

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Ólafur Arnalds

12” LP of “re:member” featuring 5 BRAND NEW cover art versions which will be availabe on a random basis.
7” of 3x BRAND NEW String Quartet recordings
Packaged together in a PVC sleeve.

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Art Ensemble Of Chicago

The Spiritual, a free jazz album recorded by the Art Ensemble of Chicago in 1974, finds the group of stellar musicians at their creative peak. With various types of percussion, though the absence of a traditional drummer, the ensemble is able to create vivid, freeing compositions without the confines of conventional structure. The quartet, consisting of Joseph Jarman, Roscoe Mitchell, Lester Bowie, and Malachi Favors, explore the depths of Avant-Garde Jazz through a means that has yet to be touched on in a comparable capacity. The Spiritual was remastered by Infrasonic Mastering and and press at Pallas Group in Germany, the first vinyl pressing in over four decades.

A1 Toro A2 Lori Song A3 That The Evening Sky Fell Through The Glass Wall And We Stood Alone Somewhere?
B The Spiritual

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Bad Religion

Bad Religion are back with two new tracks on 7” vinyl for the first time as an RSD 2019 exclusive. These two tracks come from the band’s latest studio sessions, Produced by Carlos de la Garza, Brett Gurewitz & Greg Graffin. Mixed by Carlos de la Garza

Side A - My Sanity -2:59

Side B - **Chaos From Within -

**previously unreleased tracks

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Angelo Badalamenti and David Lynch

The missing piece in the incredibly successful new release and reissue campaign for the Twin Peaks series has been the mysterious soundtrack to Season Two!  The TV program aired in 1990-1991, without the traditional accompanying record release, and it was not until 2007 that the soundtrack album was issued, and only as a very limited CD via David Lynch’s own label. And so we have an artefact that has never been available on digital services, and more importantly, never on vinyl, and long gone on CD. And so there is nothing more ready for plugging into the set of Twin Peaks releases from Rhino, especially following on from the acclaimed pair of Season 3 soundtrack albums from 2017! Once again we have David Lynch himself overseeing the reissue pressed on 180g vinyl & with stills from the film included in the gatefold jacket. This is a release that will be eagerly embraced by Twin Peaks fans, & a great addition to our much beloved Twin Peaks catalog.

Limited to 9000 copies worldwide    

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Badfinger

All the unreleased bonus tracks from our deluxe CD reissues of Badfinger and Wish You Were Here

1.   Love My Lady (unreleased song)
2.   Shine On (1973 work in progress mix)
3.   Song for a Lost Friend (1973 work in progress mix)
4.   Island (1973 work in progress mix)
5.   Matted Spam (1973 work in progress mix)
6.   Where Do We Go from Here (1973 work in progress mix)
7.   My Heart Goes Out (1973 work in progress mix)
8.   Lonely You (1973 work in progress mix)
9.   Give It Up (1973 work in progress mix)
10. Andy Norris (1973 work in progress mix)
11.  Queen of Darkness (unreleased song)
12.  Just A Chance (2018 alternate mix)
13.  Your So Fine (2018 alternate mix)
14.  Got To Get Out Of Here (2018 alternate mix)
15.  Know One Knows (2018 alternate mix)
16.  Dennis (2018 alternate mix)
17.  In The Meantime / Some Other Time (2018 alternate mix)
18.  Love Time (2018 alternate mix)
19.  Meanwhile Back At The Ranch / Should I Smoke (2018 alternate mix)

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Erykah Badu & James Poyser

"Tempted” remains Squeeze’s signature single and can be found everywhere, from television commercials to video games to the daily airwaves of radio stations. Erykah Badu and James Poyser have teamed up to take the classic track down a totally new route, turning it into a soulful, raw performance with Miss Badu’s vocals shining through, bringing a brand new light to the song. Produced and engineered by Squeeze aficionado Steve Mandel, the track features an incredible crewing of backing musicians, ranging from Thundercat to Derrick Hodge and Ali Jackson. “Tempted” is the 3rd installment from the “Swindles” project and will be available globally as a 45 single for Record Store Day 2019. The A-Side features the new rendition of “Tempted,” with the B-Side showcasing the instrumental of the new version. Limited to 3,500 copies worldwide. 

SIDE A: Tempted SIDE B:Tempted (Instrumental)

Erykah Badu & James Poyser
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Julien Baker

On the heels of her triumphant Matador debut Turn Out the Lights and the critically acclaimed collaborative EP boygenius, Julien Baker returns with her first new solo recordings in 18 months, “Red Door” b/w “Conversation Piece.” The 7” features the first studio recording of a fan-favorite “Red Door”, previously only heard live, and a previously unreleased cut begun during the Turn Out the Lights sessions, “Conversation Piece.” Pressed on red vinyl.




Side A
Red Door

Side B
Conversation Piece

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Kelsea Ballerini

Limited edition 7” vinyl of Kelsea Ballerini’s Spotify Singles session, recorded at Sound Stage Studios Nashville. Features live recordings of “Miss Me More” and a cover of “Lost In Japan” originally performed by Shawn Mendes. 

"Miss Me More"/"Lost In Japan" 

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Bananarama

London Records and Because Music present the first in a series of Bananarama Remix EPs. This limited edition red vinyl features fresh interpretations of Bananrama classics. Exclusively features Ewan Pearson's huge remix of "Aie A Mwana", Tom Moulton's classic disco mix of "Cruel Summer", plus Leo Zero offers two interpretations of Bananarama's smash hit "Venus". All remixes previously unreleased.

A1. AIE A Mwana (Ewan Pearson Remix) A2. Cruel Summer (Tom Moulton Remix) B1. Venus (Leo Zero Remix) B2. Venus (Leo Zero Disco Remix)

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Courtney Barnett

"Everybody Here Hates You" is a brand new track from Courtney that is an exclusive release for RSD with a track released last year 'Small Talk' as the B-Side. The artwork is hand illustrated by Courtney herself. 

SIDE A: Everybody Hates You SIDE B: Small Talk 

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Beartooth

This special Record Store Day release features two unreleased tracks from the sessions for their latest album, Disease, on an etched, limited edition 7” single. 

"Takeover"/"Messed Up" 

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Frank Black

Second solo album originally released in 1994. Often cited as the high-point of Francis' post-Pixies catalogue. Pressed on white vinyl

A1 Whatever Happened To Pong?
A2 Thalassocracy
A3 (I Want To Live On An) Abstract Plain
A4 Calistan
A5 The Vanishing Spies
A6 Speedy Marie

B1 Headache
B2 Sir Rockaby
B3 Freedom Rock
B4 Two Reelers
B5 Fiddle Riddle

C1 Olé Mulholland
C2 Fazer Eyes
C3 I Could Stay Here Forever
C4 The Hostess With The Mostest
C5 Superabound

D1 Big Red
D2 Space Is Gonna Do Me Good
D3 White Noise Maker
D4 Pure Denizen Of The Citizens Band
D5 Bad, Wicked World
D6 Pie In The Sky

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Frank Black

Debut solo album from Pixies frontman Black Francis. Originally released in 1993 via 4AD, after the break-up of the Pixies. First US pressing on LP - orange vinyl.

1. Los Angeles
2. I Heard Ramona Sing
3. Hang On To Your Ego
4. Fu Manchu
5. Places Named After Numbers
6. Czar
7. Old Black Dawning
8. Ten Percenter
9. Brackish Boy
10. Two Spaces
11. Tossed (Instrumental Version)
12. Parry The Wind High, Low
13. Adda Lee
14. Every Time I Go Around Here
15. Don't Ya Rile 'Em

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Tommy Bolin

Tommy Bolin’s incredible sampler “Come Taste The Man” – now a super limited edition and first time vinyl collection featuring rare live and studio tracks from his personal archives. This pressing is limited to 1,000 units on stunning 180 gram purple vinyl and housed in a brilliant cover featuring the late guitarist with axe in hand!

TRACK LISTING:
Side One People People (live from “Ebbets Field 1976”) Meaning Of Love (from “The Bottom Shelf”) Teaser (live from Ebbets Field) Gotta Dance (from “Snapshot”) Acoustic Jam #1 (unreleased remix from “The Bottom Shelf”) In His Own Words I (from “1976: In His Own Words”)
Side Two 1. Post Toastee (from “Northern Lights”) 2. Rock A Bye (Unreleased “Energy In The Studio) 3. Sky Sail (from “Energy” sessions) 4. Slow Driver (from “The Ultimate Redux”) 5. In His Own Words II (from “1976: In His Own Words”)

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Bone Thugs-N-Harmony

The best-selling album from Bone Thugs-N-Harmony has sold more than 6 million copies, but this Rexord Store Day marks its first official release on vinyl. Numbered.

Da Introduction/East 1999/Eternal/Crept and We Came/Down '71 (The Getaway)/Mr. Bill Collector/Budsmokers Only/Tha Crossroads/Me Killer/ Land Of The Heartless/No Shorts, No Losses, 1st Of Tha Month/ Buddah Lovas/Die Die Die/Mr. Quija 2/ Mo'murda/Shotz to the Double Glock

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David Bowie

Decca launched its much-loved World Of Series in 1968. The first album looked at one of the label’s biggest selling artists – yet hardly one that chimed with the counter culture in 1968. The World Of Mantovani – SPA 1, (or PA 1 in mono) – was a 14 track collection, each track a different selection from his sizeable Decca album catalogue. Released in the autumn of the year, it acted as a perfect primer, and its price, 17s, put it shy of the 37s 6d of the full price albums. Its whole raison d’etre was to drive sales of the artist’s deeper repertoire – dip in here and then indulge further – the rear sleeve clearly offered the catalogue numbers of the parent albums.

The series would run throughout the 70s and become a ubiquitous feature of the label. It was taken so seriously, that David Bowie himself offered the track listing for his own addition to the series, (SPA/PA 58), which was released in March 1970 after the success of the Phillips-released single Space Oddity. It also showed how the World Ofs could be a veritable treasure trove for rarities and one-offs, as it contained the first official release of Let Me Sleep Beside You, Karma Man and In The Heat Of The Morning.

According to Kevin Cann’s invaluable book on Bowie’s early years, Any Day Now, Bowie bought a copy of the original himself from a record shop on Beckenham High Street. It became a big seller – indeed, Decca repackaged it – when Bowie finally became a big star. Imagine the shock people had thinking they had The Jean Genie when what they had was Uncle Arthur and Little Bombardier.

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David Bowie / Marlene Dietrich

After legendary English musician David Bowie started his movie career by playing the lead in The Man Who Fell to Earth (1976) he was starring in Just a Gigolo (Schöner Gigolo, armer Gigolo). The West German movie about a Prussian officer who works as a gigolo in a brothel run by the Baroness (Marlene Dietrich) after he returns home from the great war, included different songs. Bowie contributed a piece of music to the film; his so-called "Revolutionary Song", played by a band called The Rebels. Later it became a collector’s item. Besides this track the 7-inch include the 1928 title song Just a Gigolo, performed by Marlene Dietrich. It was her last film appearance and last song she recorded during her lifetime.

Revolutionary Song / Just a Gigolo is available as a limited edition of 8.000 individually numbered copies on transparent blue vinyl.

• 7" Disco Sleeve


SIDE A David Bowie/The Rebels-- David Bowie's Revolutionary Song SIDE B: Marlene Dietrich Just A Gigolo

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Broken Social Scene

First ever physical release of brand new content from Broken Social Scene, features exclusive brand new artwork! Lets Try the After is the follow up of new material to 2017's triumphant and critically acclaimed 2017 album Hug of Thunder!

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James Brown

Sho is Funky Down Here and The Grodeck Whipperjenny are a pair of albums that are the result of an unlikely but highly productive musical relationship between James Brown, a superstar at the creative and commercial peaks of his long career, and David Matthews, a then young arranger-musician whose limited professional experience had little or nothing to do with the funk and soul of his collaborator.

James Brown’s psychedelic album, created by his then-bandleader David Matthews, and issued at the same time as Matthews’ classic The Grodeck Whipperjenny. Underground, fuzzy, rambling psych-funk. The genesis of Brown’s “Talking Loud And Saying Nothing,” a 1990s hip hop sample staple, informing A Tribe Called Quest, Large Professor, Brand Nubian and others.

Lacquered directly from the original master tapes at Capitol Studios. This is the first official reissue of both of this rare titles. Contains an extensive booklet with full annotation, liner notes by Brown historian Alan Leeds and never-before-published photos.

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The Grodeck Whipperjenny

Sho is Funky Down Here and The Grodeck Whipperjenny are a pair of albums that are the result of an unlikely but highly productive musical relationship between James Brown, a superstar at the creative and commercial peaks of his long career, and David Matthews, a then young arranger-musician whose limited professional experience had little or nothing to do with the funk and soul of his collaborator.

A psychedelic classic, created by his James Brown’s bandleader David Matthews, the first album issued on Brown’s famed People imprint. As progressive as it is funky, this album was issued in tandem with another Matthews project issued under Brown’s name – Sho Is Funky Down Here. One of the deepest albums in the Brown catalog, its story is finally told.

Lacquered directly from the original master tapes at Capitol Studios. This is the first official reissue of both of this rare titles. Contains an extensive booklet with full annotation, liner notes by Brown historian Alan Leeds and never-before-published photos.

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BUARI

Afrobeat pioneer Sidiku Buari is a singer, percussionist, and composer, and a musical luminary in his homeland of Ghana. His debut album Buari was one of the first mainstream afro-funk albums to hit stores in the United States. Released in 1975 shortly after Buari moved the New York City, the album features the legendary Bernard Purdie on drums. Balancing American funk sensibilities with heavy African rhythms, Buari has become a rare and expensive treasure for record collectors. Now, for the first time in years, this classic LP is back in print on limited-edition vinyl.

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Jeff Buckley

In Transition celebrates, with seven previously unreleased studio performances, the 25th anniversary of Grace, the sole studio album released by Jeff Buckley during his lifetime. Recorded during his first studio session for Columbia Records in 1993, In Transition, true to its name, paints a vivid picture of Buckley’s evolution from stripped-back live troubadour to worldly, captivating performer whose style inspired a generation. In Transition includes stunning early versions of original songs released on Grace (“Mojo Pin,” “Unforgiven aka Last Goodbye”) as well as unique interpretations of other people’s songs (Nina Simone’s “If You Knew,” an early rendition of Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah”), further underscoring the power of Buckley’s forever-enduring musical style.

A) 1. Mojo Pin takes 1 & 2 2. Unforgiven aka Last Goodbye 3. Strawberry Street 4. Je N'en Connais Pas La Fin B) 1.Hallelujah 2. If You Knew 3. Satisfied Mind

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Buffalo Tom

Special Edition of 1989 debut album produced by J. Mascis (Dinosaur Jr.) and mixed by Sean Slade. Seminal album of pre-alt-grunge era. New Original Cover Art Print of album's classic design. Transparent Colored 180 gram vinyl. Deluxe Gatefold with rare photos. 12" poster insert of new cover art print.

A1 Sunflower Suit, A2 The Plank, A3 Impossible, A4 500,000 Warnings, A5 The Bus, B1 Racine , B2 In The Attic , B3 Flushing Stars, B4 Walk Away , B5 Reason Why

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Canned Heat

Canned Heat’s “Remember Woodstock” — the super limited edition and first time vinyl collection featuring rare live tracks covering various concerts during their epic five-decade history. Hand-picked “Woodstock era” tracks from Canned Heat’s own Fito de la Parra, this pressing is limited to 1,000 units on stunning translucent red vinyl and housed in a very unique die-cut can shaped cover, pressed on silver foil board.

TRACK LISTING:
Side One 1. Remember Woodstock (remix originally on “Internal Combustion” 2. I’m Her Man (from “Remember Woodstock”) 3. Goin’ Up The Country (from “Live Heat ’86”) 4. Rollin’ & Tumblin’ (from “Burnin’ ) 5. On The Road Again (from “Live Heat ’72”)
Side Two 1. Let’s Work Together (from “Live at Turku”) 2. Shake ‘N Boogie (from “Live Heat’ 72”)

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Captain Beefheart

Trout Mask Replica is a touchstone in the history of recorded music. The mix of dada absurdist blues and previously unexplored experimental avenues has long been praised as one of the greatest albums of all time. As so eloquently put by John Peel, "If there has been anything in the history of popular music which could be described as a work of art in a way that people who are involved in other areas of art would understand, then Trout Mask Replica is probably that work.”

In full partnership with the Zappa Family Trust and to celebrate the relaunch of the seminal Bizarre label imprint, Third Man Records is proud to announce Captain Beefheart and the Magic Band's Trout Mask Replica.

Out of print on vinyl for nearly ten years, this remaster was helmed by industry legend Bob Ludwig and cut by the estimable Chris Bellman at Bernie Grundman Mastering. Utilizing crystalline-quality safety masters kept in the Zappa family vault for decades by the trustworthy Joe Travers, the audio here is positively glorious. Every last skronk breathes full life into the room. Every twisted guitar figure uncurls onto paths previously unpaved. Every last bark and howl shines resolute through the vast emptiness of your mind.

Previous countless Trout Mask Replica repressings used scans of scans of scans of the cover image, but the original Cal Schenkel cover photo has been tracked down and reproduced here at its clearest — its resolution from the original release in 1969. If you’ve only ever seen a jpg online or fuzzy, smeared-looking CD issues from the 90’s, be prepared to be wowed by the fully engaging spectrum this iconic image casts. This 2xLP is pressed on heavyweight 180-gram black vinyl for that full-on frenetic feeling.

2xLP, 180g vinyl, gatefold Stoughton tip-on jacket, booklet insert

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The Charlatans

Us And Us Only is the sixth album by British alternative rock band The Charlatans. The album was first released in 1999 and hasn’t had a reissue until now! Us and Us Only includes three top 40 hits ‘Forever’, ‘Impossible’ and ‘My Beautiful Friend’. This Record Store Day exclusive comes on ltd edition transparent vinyl.

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The Charlatans

Debut album from seminal Madchester-era / baggy band featuring standout tracks, "The Only One I Know," "Sproston Green," "Then," and more! Originally released in 1990 and LONG out of print. A classic of the genre.

1. You're Not Very Well  2. White Shirt  3. The Only One I Know  4. Opportunity  5. Then  6. 109, Pt. 2  7. Polar Bear  8. Believe You Me  9. Flower  10. Sonic  11. Sproston Green

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Cheap Trick

3rd volume of rarities from Cheap Trick

Up the Creek (Acapella Intro)
Little Sister (Alt. Jack Douglas Mix)
She's Got Motion (Alt. Jack Douglas Mix)
Tonight It's You (Single Version)
How About You (Alternate Version)
It's Only Love (Single Version)
Mighty Wings (from Top Gun Soundtrack)
The Flame (Single Version)
Don't Be Cruel (Big New Mix)
All We Need Is a Dream (Alternate Version)
Money (That's What I Want) (from Caddyshack II Soundtrack)
You Want It (from Say Anything soundtrack)
Can't Stop Fallin' into Love (Radio Mix)
Big Bang (from Japanese version of Busted)
Magical Mystery Tour (The Greatest Hits Version)
I Will Survive (from Gladiator Soundtrack)

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Cheech & Chong

Second Marijuana leaf picture disc from Cheech and Chong. With a “Scratch N Sniff” sticker!

Limited to 4500 copies.

TRACK LIST: Side 1: Up In Smoke 2018    Side 2: Up In Smoke.  

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Chic

Le Freak was Chic’s third single and their first single to hit #1 on the Billboard Top 100 in the US. It went on to become Atlantic Records' biggest selling single.  It also garnered international success charting at #1 in Australia, Canada, New Zealand & South Africa. And in the top #10 in Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.     To celebrate the 40th anniversary year we will release a 12” featuring the 2018 Oliver Heldens Remix (on vinyl for the first time) and the 1978 original 12” vocal mix.  On standard 12” black vinyl, in an Atlantic sleeve.  Limited to 5500 copies worldwide.

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Chicano Batman

Brand new 12" edition of Chicano Batman's "Black Lipstick", presented here with its instrumental and two never before released tracks "Scab" and "Portal of Yarn". On Dark Blue Vinyl!

1. Black Lipstick 2. Black Lipstick (Instrumental) 3. Scab 4. Portal of Yarn

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Chris Robinson Brotherhood

A picture disc 10" featuring two brand new songs from the Chris Robinson Brotherhood

"Dice Game"/"Let It Fall" 

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Alice Clark

For RSD 2019 comes the first official worldwide LP reissue of Alice Clark's highly sought-after soul jazz classic produced by Mainstream Records' Bob Shad in 1972. When it comes to legendary albums, very few can match the cult status achieved on the international jazz and funk scene by Alice Clark's eponymous album. The record, which went unnoticed when it first came out, has become one of the most sought-after albums ever since it became cult on the London jazz and funk scene in the late '80s. It is now being acknowledged as one of the best soul albums of all-times. Recorded live over two days at the Record Plant studios in New York City, the album was produced by Bob Shad and arranged by jazz veteran Ernie Wilkins with a big band setting. The music is a superb mix of jazz and soul blessed by Clark's superb singing and including two all-time favorites, "Don't You Care" and "Never Did I Stop Loving You", plus a selection of heart-wrenching songs beautifully sung by Clark. Very little is known about Alice Clark and the legendary two-day session, outside the fact that she only ever recorded one album and passed away in the early 2000s.

With this RSD release, Wewantsounds will tell the Alice Clark story for the first time and give a unique insight into the birth of this cult album with a deluxe release that will pay tribute to her talent. Featuring original artwork, remastered sound plus a deluxe 20-page booklet telling the whole story for the first time. The booklet will include many never-seen, jaw-dropping photos of the session by legendary NY jazz photographer Ray Ross plus an introduction by Shad's grandchildren, Mia and Judd Apatow, liner notes by NY music journalist Marcus J. Moore, an homage by Clark's grandson, and a note by the session's original engineer, Carmine Rubino. The booklet will also reveal most of the line-up for the first time (the original LP didn't contain any musician credit) making this set a long overdue tribute to one of the best soul albums ever recorded.

A1. I Keep It Hid A2. Looking At Life A3. Don't Wonder Why A4. Maybe This Time A5. Never Dit I Stop Loving You B1. Charms Of The Arms Of Love B2. Don't You Care B3. It Takes Too Long To Learn To Live Alone B4. Hard Hard Promises B5. Hey Girl

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Complesso Strumentale Italiano, Giulio Confalconieri

Decca proudly presents a unique artefact from its vaults for the first time since the original release in 1962. In Venice, August 1961, the most prominent surrealist artist of all time, Salvador Dalí staged a very unique performance at the Teatro La Fenice and Decca were on hand to document the event. Available for the first time since its original release this fascinating document is presented with its original artwork reproducing Dalí’s own designs and includes exclusive interviews with the artist himself.

Best known for his striking and bizarre images (and the Chupa Chups® logo), Salvador Dalí was a highly imaginative individual and constantly indulging in unusual and grandiose behaviour.

His public appearances were always a spectacle and in August 1961 it was announced that the Master would arrive in Venice by whale. Nobody knows whether he did or not, but certainly his presence caused the most bizarre spectacle in the most beautiful opera house, the Teatro La Fenice – in fact the first completely surrealistic stage performance Dalí had known . . .

. . . On stage a blind man watches television, a wardrobe mistress constantly irons, a carcass of beef hangs surrounded by flies, a limp watch is handed around; and before Dalí's famous paintings there are processions of limping beggars, gondoliers, and finally the Master himself in a gondolier's gleaming white uniform and a red Catalan cap.

Decca were on hand to document the event in Venice, August 1961. This iconic moment and accompanying performances were caught on record by two legendary Decca employees: Producer Erik Smith and engineer Roy Wallace*
*the co-creator [alongside his colleague Arthur Haddy] of the "Decca Tree" and Decca's unique stereo recording technique, i.e. the signature "Decca Sound"

Decca now proudly presents, for the first time since its original release in 1962, this unique artefact from the vaults. It is a fascinating insight to one of the most prominent surrealist artists of all time.

This release is lovingly presented with the original artwork [representing the original set designs by Dalí] and includes exclusive interviews with the artist himself.

With dozens of museums and permanent exhibitions around the world on one of the most iconic artists of the 20th century, this should be a true collector's item.

Complesso Strumentale Italiano, Giulio Confalconieri
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Alice Cooper

Dirty Diamonds is the 24th studio album by Alice Cooper, released on July 4, 2005 internationally, and August 2 in the US.The album peaked on Billboard's "Top Independent Albums" chart at #17, and the Billboard 200 album chart at #169 - Cooper's highest charting album since The Last Temptation, 11 years prior. Released for the first time on vinyl and pressed onto Blood Splattered Color Vinyl. 

SIDE A: 1. Woman of Mass Distraction 2. Perfect 3. You Make Me Wanna... 4. Dirty Diamonds 5. The Saga of Jesse Jane 6. Sunset Babies (All Got Rabies) SIDE B: 1. Pretty Ballerina 2. Run Down the Devil 3. Steal That Car 4. Six Hours 5. Your Own Worst Enemy 6. Zombie Dance 7. Stand (Bonus Track)

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Elvis Costello & The Imposters

Side One
"Everyone’s Playing House" – Bacharach/Costello
"The Lovers That Never Were" – McCartney/Costello
Side Two
"If You Love Me"– Words: Johnny Cash – Music: Elvis Costello
"Down On The Bottom" – Words: Bob Dylan – Music: Elvis Costello

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James Cotton

First Time on Vinyl. Rare 1967 Recording Live in Montreal. James Cotton gained notoriety in 1950's as Howlin' Wolf's and Muddy Water's harmonica player and then went on to establish himself as a legend of American Blues. Passed Away in 2017.  New Original Cover Art Painting. Remastered for Vinyl. 1LP Black Vinyl. Justin Time Essentials Collection.

A1.Intro A2.Honky Tonk A3.Woke Up This Morning A4.Black Night A5.Feelin' Good A6.Mean Old World A7.Mother in Law Blues B1.Everyday I Have the Blues B2.Tramp B3.Nine Below Zero B4.That's Alright B5.Rock Me Baby B6.Rocket 88 B7.Outro

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Culture

side 0ne is previous issues tracks and side Two is previously unissued 

Calling Rastafari
Dem A Payaka
This Time
Can They Run
Can They Run Version
Mister Music
Mister Music Version

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Boy George & Culture Club

Double-sided 10" Vinyl picture disc 

Side A: Runaway Train (feat. Gladys Knight)   Side B: Life (stripped back version)

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Curren$y, Freddie Gibbs and The Alchemist

Collaborative album from Curren$y and Freddie Gibbs produced entirely by The Alchemist. Released on yellow vinyl for Record Store Day 2019

 

TRACK LISTING: 1. Location Remote | 2. The Blow | 3. New Thangs | 4. Saturday Night Special | 5. Now & Later Gators | 6. No Window Tints | 7. Wille Lloyd | 8. Tapatio | 9. Buddy Sincere

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Cherie Currie

Brand new record from Cherie Currie of the legendary Runaways!

1. Mr. X / 2. Roxy Roller / 3. You Wreck Me / 4. Black Magic / 5. Blvd of Splendor / 6. Force to be Reckoned With / 7. Bad and Broken / 8. Rock & Roll Oblivion / 9. Shades / 10. Draggin' the Line / 11. Breakout / 12. The Air That I Breathe 

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Czarface

Hip Hop supergroup Czarface will be releasing their collaborative effort with Wu-Tang Clan’s Ghostface Killah on February 15th in the form of “Czarface Meets Ghostface.” For Record Store Day the group’s Silver Age imprint (yes, that’s a nod to the Silver Age of comics) will make available another must have pairing – a special 12” vinyl release with an all new Czarface comic. The 12” will feature instrumentals, remixes and performances not found on “Czarface Meets Ghostface” designed for listening while enjoying the oversized full color Czarface comic built right into the 12” jacket (like Power Records releases from the 70s). “Double Dose Of Danger” will actually feature TWO NEW Czarface adventures "To Poach the Poacher" written by Esoteric, illustrated by Dan McDaid (Superman, Firefly, Judge Dredd) AND "Chrome Doubt" written by Esoteric, illustrated by Benjamin Marra (Grammy nominated, Terror Assaulter O.M.W.O.T.) with a stunning cover by Czarface's OG artist Lamour Supreme.

Join us for “Double Dose Of Danger”, the 4th installment in the Czarface Meets Record Store Day comic experience.

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