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Kevin Morby

RSD Exclusive Aug


Paris was the first city to really get behind my career as a solo artist. From the first time I played there in 2014 ‘til now, it's always had an extra spark of magic to it. It's always the stop I look forward to the most on my European tours as the audience comes with a very unique and kinetic energy, and because of this, so does the band. I had wanted to document this reciprocating fever between us and the crowd for some time now and saw our sold out show at the beautiful Cabaret Sauvage as the perfect time to do so. I also knew I needed to document a night with my new band, the OH MY GOD Band, which is made up of some of the most talented and tasteful musicians on the planet. And so here and now, in this recording, I have captured the best band I've ever played with as well as one of the best crowds I've ever played for - all together on a very sweaty night beneath a carnival tent in Paris. xo km

SIDE A: “Congratulations”/ “Hail Mary” / “Savannah” / “Piss River” / “No Halo”
SIDE B: “OMG Rock N Roll” / “Seven Devils” / “O Behold” / “Beautiful Strangers”
SIDE C: “City Music” / “Dry Your Eyes” / “Parade”
SIDE D: “I Have Been To The Mountain” / “Cut Me Down” / “Dorothy” / Harlem River”

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Ennio Morricone

RSD Exclusive Aug


Wewantsounds announces the special reissue of one of Ennio Morricone's most striking soundtracks, composed for Henri Verneuils's 1975 film, Peur Sur La Ville (Fear Over The City). This special edition includes the original score released in 1975 plus a second album’s worth of bonuses which have never been released on vinyl, including two tracks making their official debut after 45 years.

Ennio Morricone's association with French director Henri Verneuil comes close to the one the Maestro had with Sergio Leone. This fruitful collaboration spawned many classics including The Sicilian Clan (1969), Le Casse (1971), Le Serpent (1973), and I Comme Icare (1979). Peur Sur La Ville from 1975 is probably the peak of their collaboration and is undoubtedly one of Morricone's best scores. The thriller featuring Jean Paul Belmondo was a huge blockbuster hit in France and Morricone's soundtrack became equally famous. It features all of Morricone's trademarks: a catchy theme with haunting piano chords, Alessandro Alessandroni's whistle, dissonant strings, melodramatic melodies, and catchy sexy groovy tracks. But as the French film failed to become an international hit, its score didn't get the exposure it deserved becoming cult only to the circle of Morricone fans. John Zorn did feature the "Peur Sur La Ville Theme" on his cult 1984 homage to the Maestro, The Big Gundown (making it to second position in the track list) but the soundtrack never had the trajectory of those made for Sergio Leone.

A wealth of bonus tracks was unearthed in the '90s, but this is the first time they make it to vinyl. The Wewantsounds team have completely re-sequenced the whole track list in a more chronological way and added two fascinating completely unissued tracks including a superb alternative version of the theme "Minaccia Telefonata". For this special edition, the label asked Californian musician and soundtrack expert AM to team up with his good Paris friend, Air's JB Dunckel to discuss the Peur Sur La Ville film and music, and their common admiration for the Maestro's music. This edition comes in a gatefold sleeve superbly designed by American illustrator Eric Adrian Lee, making good use of the film photos.

A1. Peur Sur La Ville A2. Considération Sur Un Homicide A3. Avvertire La Polizia* A4. Dolcemente Ambigua* A5. Suspense* A6. Un Sursaut* A7. La Tension Monte* A8. Jukebox Psychédélique* A9. Peur Sur Paris*

B1. Défense De Stationner B2. Minaccia Telefonata N.1* B3. Sur Les Toits De Paris B4. Mannequins B5. Essere Preso Dal Panico* B6. Une Bouffée De Radio B7. Paris Secret B8. La Scorta* B9. Le Tellier E Helene* LP2

C1. Paranoïaquement Vôtre C2. Reconsidération** C3. Minaccia Telefonata N.2* C4. Otages C5. Notturno Primo* C6. Assassinio*

D1. À L'angle D'une Rue De La Périphérie* D2. Minaccia Telefonata N.3** D3. Tractations* D4. Notturno Secondo* D5. Peur Sur La Ville (Final) D6. Dénouement*

* Previously unreleased on vinyl.
**Previously unreleased.

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Motorhead

RSD Exclusive Aug


A limited edition shaped picture disc celebrating the 40th anniversary of Motörhead’s speaker-smashing, worldwide outlaw anthem “Ace Of Spades”..

"Ace of Spades"/"Dirty Love"

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New Order

RSD Exclusive Aug


A 4 track 12”  E.P. (playing at 33 1/3) featuring New Order’s session for John Peel’s radio show broadcast on 1st June, 1982. The release features a newly a created Peter Saville sleeve.

Side 1
1. Turn The Heater On 2. We All Stand

Side 2
1. Too Late 2. 5 8 6

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Odd Future

RSD Exclusive Aug


The OF Tape Vol. 2 is the 2012 debut studio album by left-field hip hop collective Odd Future, whose members include recent Grammy winners Tyler, the Creator (2019) and Frank Ocean (2012), plus lesser-known-but-equally-odd associates Hodgy Beats, Domo Genesis, Mike G, The Internet, Taco, Jasper Dolphin, Left Brain, L-Boy, and Earl Sweatshirt. Production on the album was primarily handled by Left Brain and Tyler, the Creator, with Frank Ocean, Hal Williams and Matt Martians also receiving production credits. The album peaked at number 5 on the US Billboard 200.

Long sought after by vinyl and hip hop collectors, Get On Down proudly reissues this masterpiece in two unique Record Jackets, and on two distinct colored vinyl configurations: the first cover featuring a ‘collage face’, pressed on neon purple, the second featuring a photo of Lucas Vercetti, a close OF associate, and pressed on neon pink vinyl.

A Side
1. Hi 2. Bitches 3. NY Ned Flander 4. Ya Know 5. Forest Green

B Side
1. Lean 2. Analog 2 3. 50 4. Snow White 5. Rella

C Side
1. Real Bitch 2. P 3. White 4. Hcapd 5. Sam (Is Dead)

D Side
1. Doms 2. We Got Bitches 3. Oldie

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Odd Future

RSD Exclusive Aug


The OF Tape Vol. 2 is the 2012 debut studio album by left-field hip hop collective Odd Future, whose members include recent Grammy winners Tyler, the Creator (2019) and Frank Ocean (2012), plus lesser-known-but-equally-odd associates Hodgy Beats, Domo Genesis, Mike G, The Internet, Taco, Jasper Dolphin, Left Brain, L-Boy, and Earl Sweatshirt. Production on the album was primarily handled by Left Brain and Tyler, the Creator, with Frank Ocean, Hal Williams and Matt Martians also receiving production credits. The album peaked at number 5 on the US Billboard 200.

Long sought after by vinyl and hip hop collectors, Get On Down proudly reissues this masterpiece in two unique Record Jackets, and on two distinct colored vinyl configurations: the first cover featuring a ‘collage face’, pressed on neon purple, the second featuring a photo of Lucas Vercetti, a close OF associate, and pressed on neon pink vinyl.

A Side
1. Hi 2. Bitches 3. NY Ned Flander 4. Ya Know 5. Forest Green

B Side
1. Lean 2. Analog 2 3. 50 4. Snow White 5. Rella

C Side
1. Real Bitch 2. P 3. White 4. Hcapd 5. Sam (Is Dead)

D Side
1. Doms 2. We Got Bitches 3. Oldie

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Pale Saints

RSD Exclusive Aug


Originally released in 1991 and previously only available on CD in Japan, 4AD are finally giving the Pale Saints’ early singles compilation, Mrs. Dolphin, its first ever vinyl pressing on RSD 2020. The album rounds up all the tracks from their early 4AD EPs Barging Into The Presence Of God and Half-Life, plus a track from the ‘90s indie compilation Gigantic! 2 and an exclusive track never before pressed to vinyl,  “The Colour Of The Sky”. Coming hot on the heels of the 30th Anniversary edition of their debut album, The Comforts of Madness, the sleeve for Mrs. Dolphin is also being designed by Tim O'Donnell, based upon the original art. On limited edition splatter vinyl. 

SIDE A: 1. “Sight Of You” 2. “She Rides The Waves” 3. “Mother Might” 4. “Colours And Shapes” 5. “A Deeper Sleep For Steven”
SIDE B: 1. “Half Life, Remembered” 2. “Baby Maker” 3. “Two Sick Sisters”

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Pinkfong

RSD Exclusive Aug


1. “Original Baby Shark” 2. “Baby Shark (Jauz Remix)” 3. “Baby Shark (8 Bit)” 4. “The Baby Mermaid Shark”

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Pogues

RSD Exclusive Aug


The Pogues at The BBC 1984-1985 compiles four different sessions spanning April 1984 to July 1985. Two sessions were broadcast from The John Peel Show, one session was broadcast from The Janice Long Show and one session was from The Auld Triangle Broadcast.

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Iggy Pop

RSD Exclusive Aug


Never before released on vinyl, this RSD 2020 exclusive is pressed on triple opaque red and white splatter vinyl, plus a DVD and copy of the original tour poster. 

“Raw Power” | “5 Foot 1” | “Dirt” | “Loose” | “Lust For Life” | “China Girl” | “I Got A Right” | “Butt Town” | “Real Wild Child” | “My Baby Wants To R N'R” | “Neon Forest”| “Home” | “Brick By Brick” | “1969” | “Candy” | “I Wanna Be Your Dog” | “No Fun” | “Search And Destroy” | “Down On The Street” | “The Passenger” | “Louie Louie” | “Foxy Lady”

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Pretenders

RSD Exclusive Aug


In celebration of the band’s 40th anniversary, this reissue of a promo-only Warner Bros. Music Show is pressed on clear with red color-in-color vinyl and with new artwork, including photos from the show.

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John Prine

RSD Exclusive Aug


A special four LP 180g boxed set containing the legendary first four John Prine albums, presented in their original packaging: John Prine, Sweet Revenge, Diamonds in the Rough, Common Sense
Limited to 2000 copies

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Lou Reed & John Cale

RSD Exclusive Aug


30th Anniversary edition of Lou Reed’s album recorded with his fellow Velvet Underground co-founder John. A concept album and tribute to their friend and mentor Andy Warhol who had died a couple of years earlier…

“…here they [Reed & Cale] paint a portrait of Warhol that has far more depth and poignancy than his public image would have led one to expect. It's a moving and deeply felt tribute to a misunderstood man, and it's a pleasure to hear these two comrades-in-arms working together again, even if their renewed collaboration was destined to be short-lived.” All Music Review

This double vinyl edition, exclusive to Record Store Day is pressed on audiophile, heavyweight vinyl and includes an etching on Side 4. Limited to 8500 copies worldwide.

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Anoushka Shankar

RSD Exclusive Aug


GRAMMY-nominated, versatile musician, Anoushka Shankar, hardly needs an introduction. Daughter of legendary sitarist Ravi Shankar, she is a singular, genre-defying figure within the classical and contemporary, acoustic, electronic and world music scenes. For Record Store Day 2020, her new EP, Love Letters, will be available on vinyl for the first time.

SIDE A –
1. Bright Eyes (feat. Alev Lenz) 2. Those Words (feat. Shilpa Rao, Ayanna Witter-Johnson) 3. Lovable (feat. Ibeyi)
SIDE B –
1. Space (feat. Alev Lenz) 2. Wallet (feat. Alev Lenz, Nina Harries) 3. In This Mouth (feat. Alev Lenz)

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Ravi Shankar

RSD Exclusive Aug


For the first time on vinyl, Ravi Shankar’s 1997 collaboration with George Harrison, Chants of India. The album was produced by George Harrison and recorded in both India and at Harrison’s Friar Park studio in England.

Celebrating Ravi Shankar’s Centennial, this limited double red vinyl edition is housed in a gatefold sleeve with exclusive photo print.

LP 1

SIDE A

  1. Vandanaa Trayee                                                       
  2. Omkaaraaya Namaha                                  
  3. Vedic Chanting One                                                       
  4. Asato Maa               

 

SIDE B

  1. Sahanaa Vavatu                              
  2. Poornamadah                                               
  3. Gaayatri
  4. Mahaa Mrityunjaya
  5. Veenaa-Murali

LP 2

SIDE A

  1. Geetaa                                                        
  2. Mangalam                                   
  3. Hari Om                                                      
  4. Svara Mantra                

SIDE B

  1. Vedic Chanting Two                                 
  2. Prabhujee                                                   
  3. Sarve Shaam
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Slint

RSD Exclusive Aug


Sounding more “in your face” (think “Nosferatu Man”) than the final 1991 Spiderland LP mixes, these original mixes were mastered by Bob Weston of Chicago Mastering Service at 45 rpm for optimum fidelity.

Feel the hot kick of Britt’s drum, the down and dirty rumble of Todd’s bass, the special sizzle of Dave’s guitar, and the meaty chunk of Brian’s guitar (he sings too) stronger, louder, and differenter than you’ve ever heard them before!

Limited edition clear vinyl single, with full color Euro-style inner sleeve and exclusive glow-in-the-dark SLINT turntable slip mat, limited to 2500 worldwide. Art design on this RSD 2020 exclusive by Jeremy DeVine of Temporary Residence, LTD.

"Breadcrumb Trail" b/w "Good Morning, Captain" 

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Sam Smith

RSD Exclusive Aug


This Record Store Day, Sam Smith and Disclosure's cover/remix of Donna Summer's smash hit "I Feel Love" will be available on an exclusive picture disc LP. This will be the first time the track is available in physical format.  

SIDE A “I Feel Love”
SIDE B “I Feel Love (Extended)”

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Spacehog

RSD Exclusive Aug


'LP debut (or, to be precise, double LP debut) for this classic slab of mid-'90s British glam! Recorded at Bearsville in NY by a bunch of Leeds expats (hence the Resident Alien title), this Gold album features the hit "In the Meantime" and lots of other hooks 'n' riffs from "The Band That Fell to Earth" (featuring Antony & Royston Langdon, Jonny Cragg, and guitar hero Richard Steel). Newly-created gatefold packaging, cream with pink splatter "British Passport" vinyl pressing limited to 2000 copies worldwide! Exclusive to Record Store Day. (Note: watch out for the 'Untitled' track!)

SIDE A: 1. In the Meantime 2. Spacehog 3. Starside 4. Candyman
SIDE B: 1. Space Is the Place 2. Never Coming Down (Part 1) 3. Cruel to Be Kind 4. Ship Wrecked 5. Only a Few
SIDE C: 1. The Last Dictator 2. Never Coming Down (Part II) 3. Zeroes
SIDE D: 1. To Be a Millionaire...Was It Likely? 2. Untitled

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Tangerine Dream

RSD Exclusive Aug


“Tyger” | “London” | “Alchemy of the Heart” | “Smile”

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Tones On Tail

RSD Exclusive - Aug


Originally released in 1984, Pop is the only studio album from Tones On Tail, a side project of Bauhaus members Daniel Ash and Kevin Haskins along with Glenn Campling. It's been out of print since the original pressing. This edition has revised artwork with silver foil text on the cover. The audio was cut from the original analog master.

SIDE A: 1. “Lions” 2. “War” 3. “Happiness” 4. “The Never Never (Is Forever)” 5. “Performance” SIDE B: 1. “Slender Fungus” 2. “Movement of Fear” 3. “Real Life” 4. “Rain”

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Tyler, The Creator

RSD Exclusive Aug


Though it was released with almost no advance promotion, Tyler, The Creator’s 2015 album Cherry Bomb was anything but unplanned. The fourth album from the Odd Future co-founder remains one of his most ambitious, featuring everything from lush orchestras to hard-driving guitars across its. Now, for the first time on vinyl, the instrumental version of the album (first released as a digital edition in 2018) will be available for all fans to experience. Opaque pink vinyl version exclusively for Record Store Day 2020. 

LP 1 / Side A
1. “Deathcamp”, 2. “Buffalo”, 3. “Pilot”, 4. “Run”, 5. “Find Your Wings”
LP 1 / Side B
1. “Cherry Bomb”, 2. “Blow My Load”, 3. “2Seater / Hair Blows”
LP 2 / Side A
1. “The Brown Stains Of Darkeese Latifah Part 6-12 (Remix) / Special”, 2. “Fucking Young / Perfect”, 3. “Smuckers”
LP 2 / Side B
1. “Keep Da O’s”, 2. “Okaga, CA”, 3. “Yellow”

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Various Artists

RSD Exclusive Aug


A rare Nils Frahm rework, with brand new custom compositions by Isobel Waller-Bridge & Federico Albanese. This Record Store Day exclusive vinyl includes beautiful contributions from Josin & Sophie Hutchings and, of course, music from MKX mainstays Ólafur Arnalds, Keaton Henson, GRAMMY-nominated Sebastian Plano, Lambert, Anatole, Luke Howard and Guy Sigworth!

SIDE A –
1. For Now I Am Winter [Nils Frahm Rework] - Ólafur Arnalds, 2. Petrichor – Keaton Henson, 3. In The Blank Space (New York Recordings) – Josin, 4. The Lantern – Federico Albanese, 5. Light Ascending [ft. Shards] – Luke Howard, 6. A Small Kind of Revival – Sophie Hutchings
SIDE B –
1. Le lac - Jean-Michel Blais, 2. Porcelain – Lambert, 3. Particles (ft. Nanna Bryndís) - Ólafur Arnalds, 4. Nirai Kanai - Guy Sigsworth, 5. Éxta – Sebastian Plano, 6. No Ritual – Anatole, 7. TBC – Isobel Waller-Bridge.

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Various Artists

RSD Exclusive Aug


Lagniappe (la ·gniappe) noun ‘lan-ˌyap,’ — 1. An extra or unexpected gift or benefit. 2. Something given or obtained as a gratuity or bonus. Launched in 2005, the blog Aquarium Drunkard has become a daily destination for many on a never-ending quest for musical discovery. In 2011, Aquarium Drunkard established The Lagniappe Sessions, featuring some of the site's favorite artists covering some of their favorite artists. Released for RSD Black Friday in 2016, The Lagniappe Sessions Volume 1 brought these sessions to vinyl for the first time. Aquarium Drunkard has now teamed up with ORG Music for a second volume of the series, featuring an eclectic group of artists including Kevin Morby, Mikal Cronin, The Mountain Goats, Damien Jurado, and many more. The record, limited to 1,500 copies worldwide, comes pressed on clear vinyl exclusively for Record Store Day 2020.

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Various Artists

RSD Exclusive Aug


This double LP compilation features alternative '60s hits and rarities from the catalog of Los Angeles' great lost White Whale label, including such artists as Jim Ford, JK & Co, The Clique, Nino Tempo & April Stevens, Lyme & Cybelle and more. Two standard weight black vinyl LPs in a gatefold.

LP1 / SIDE A
1. You Got The Love, 2. I’ll Be In, 3. Got A Good Love, 4. Little Girl, Little Boy, 5. We Must Find A Way, 6. Darlin’ You Can Count On Me
LP1 / SIDE B –
1. I Can’t Get Nowhere With You, 2. Song #7, 3. Vegetables, 4. The Chair, 5. Goin’ It Alone, 6. Sunshine Dreamin’, 7. Land Of Sensations & Delights
LP2 / SIDE A –
1. Superman, 2. Look At You Now, 3. All At Once, 4. Time To Be A Woman, 5. Love Story, 6. If It Weren’t For You, 7. Summer Dream
LP2 / SIDE B –
1. Cheyenne, 2. My Door Is Always Open, 3. Constantly, 4. The Proud One, 5. Won’t You Say You’ll Stay, 6. In The Garden

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Various Artists

RSD Exclusive Aug


This limited edition compilation LP was curated from the classic Sun Record Company catalog by participating Record Store Day stores, and marks the seventh installment of the 'Sun Records Curated by Record Store Day' series. Volume 7, Sunrise on the Blues, highlights some of the incredible blues artists in the Sun Records archive. While the iconic label is best known for launching the careers of superstars like Elvis and Johnny Cash, Sam Phillips' Sun Records initially started as a rhythm and blues label. The track list for this compilation was carefully curated by the hardworking people in record stores themselves. This Record Store Day 2020 exclusive release is limited to 4,000 copies worldwide.

SIDE A
1. HOWLIN' WOLF “Everybody in the Mood” 2. LITTLE JUNIOR'S BLUE FLAMES “Mystery Train”3. ROSCO GORDON “Let's Get High” 4. JOHNNY ADAMS “I Won't Cry” 5. EARL HOOKER “Going On Down The Line” 6. LOST JOHN HUNTER & HIS BLIND BATS “Cool Down Mama” 7. BIG WALTER HORTON “Grandma Told Grandpa”

SIDE B
1. SLEEPY JOHN ESTES “Policy Man Blues”2. LITTLE MILTON “If Crying Would Help Me” 3. JAMES COTTON “Cotton Crop Blues” 4. DOCTOR ROSS “Cat Squirrel” 5. THE PRISONAIRES “That Chick's Too Young To Fry” 6. PAT HARE “I'm Gonna Murder My Baby” 7. JOE HILL LOUIS “We All Got To Go Some Time”

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Wipers

RSD Exclusive Aug


Celebrating the 40 year anniversary of the debut LP by the Wipers.   Includes individually AUTOGRAPHED concert poster by Greg Sage and a bonus 45 with four songs from the original 4- track sessions.  Transparent Clear Audiophile Vinyl pressed at RTI with custom reflective mirror board jacket.  Limited to 2000 worldwide.  

Return Of The Rat / Mystery / Up Front / Let's Go Let's Go Away / Is This Real? / Tragedy / Alien Boy / D-7 / Potential Suicide / Don't Know What I Am / Window Shop For Love / Wait A Minute

4 TRACK DEMOS: Let’s Go Away/ Mystery / Is This Real / Tragedy

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Wolfgang Press

RSD Exclusive Aug


This one will be a real surprise for both Wolfgang Press and 4AD fans. Featuring never before heard tracks, Unremembered, Remembered is essentially the final never-released album from The Wolfgang Press. Having exhumed the tracks, the band have mastered their final studio sessions at Abbey Road and they sound magnificent. Art for this release has been done by long-time 4AD collaborator Chris Bigg and it will be available on limited edition red vinyl.

SIDE A: 1. “You Say You Love Me (demo)” 2. “God, Let If Shine On (demo)” 3. “My Mother Told Me (demo)”
SIDE B: 1. “Black Hole Star (demo)” 2. “Liar (demo)” 3. “Miss H.I.V. (demo)”

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August Burns Red

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


7" record of the song “Bones” from the band's new album, Guardians. The single, on opaque white bone vinyl, features the album version on Side A and an instrumental version on Side B. The instrumental version features a 30 second interlude section that was cut from the original album version.

“Bones” / “Bones (Instrumental)”

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The Black Lips

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


Black Lips and pop superstar Kesha join forces for on 'They's A Person Of The World', this lush country ballad is a fitting tribute to the traditions of Nashville and it's rich musical history. The collab is backed with a new Black Lips track, 'Left Out In The Cold', taken from the same sessions a their recent LP. Released exclusively for Record Store Day 2020, the tracks on these LTD 7's are not available anywhere else.

SIDE A: They's A Person Of The World (Feat. Kesha) SIDE B: Left Out In The Cold 

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The Charlatans UK

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus - Aug


Originally released in 1995, this maxi-single brought together the singles that frequent collaborators the Charlatans and The Chemical Brothers teamed up on. This RSD 2020 version will be released on limited edition yellow vinyl.

SIDE A: 1. “Toothache (Chemical Risk Mix)” 2. “Chemical Risk Dub (Toothache Mix)”
SIDE B: 1. “Nine Acre Dust (Chemical Brothers Remix)” 2. “Toothache (Instrumental Mix)” 3. “Patrol (Chemical Brothers Mix)”

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clipping with Christopher Fleeger

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


This is not a standard live album. All the audio was recorded during Clipping’s 2017 tour, but the microphones weren’t pointed at the band. Instead they were in toilets, taped to ceiling pipes, tied to trees, worn by roadies—hidden all over venues. The results were then synchronized and edited over more than a year. Double Live is an impossible performance heard by hundreds of disembodied ears—part live album, part tour document, part musique concrète piece. Offered in a stunning industrial picture-disc package.

A
Intro, Taking Off, Hi, Chris, Shooter, Baby Don’t Sleep, Get Up (Backstage)
B
Air ‘Em Out, Inside Out, Water, Work Work, Get Up (Motel)
C
Wriggle, Body & Blood, Get Up (Rookery)
D
Story & Story 2, Metal, A Better Place

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Adam Czerwinski/Krzesimir Debski/Wojciech Niedziela

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


This is an audiophile ''reference'' 45rpm 12'' single pressed in EU. Both tracks recorded on one stereo ribbon mic, 24 track tape, full analog. Mastered and cut in Abbey Road Studios in London. One song is performed by quartet: violin, guitar, double bass and percussion. The A-side is a free-jazz version of an old Polish church song (very touching). Second track is solo piano (tuned in 432Hz) of mostly classic jazz and a great composition of Wojtek Niedziela

 

Limited to 600 worldwide

180-gram 45RPM audiophile ''reference'' vinyl

Analog mastering at Abbey Road Studios

Gatefold jacket with OBI strip

RSD 2020 Exclusive



A. “Godzinki” B. “For D”

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D-Mob

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus - Aug


Classic, pioneering 1989 acid house track with new remixes by Serge Santiago, Mall Grab, Rebuke and Nathan Micay. The original featured Gary Haisman on vocals and reached #3 on the UK Singles Chart and #1 on the Billboard Dance Chart in 1989. It was originally banned by the BBC and is a key part of the legacy of UK dance music. A truly legendary and genre-defining track.

A1. We Call It Acieed (feat. Gary Haisman) (12” Version Remastered) A2. We Call It Acieed (feat. Gary Haisman) (Rebuke Remix) A3. We Call It Acieed (feat. Gary Haisman) (Mallgrab Remix)

B1. We Call It Acieed (feat. Gary Haisman) (Nathan Micay’s Limp Wrist Society Remix) B2. We Call It Acieed (feat. Gary Haisman) (Serge Santiago Remix)

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Dave Davies

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


Dave Davies live and on fire at New York’s Bottom Line in 1997, playing Kinks classics and more. Double (red and silver) vinyl package includes never-before-seen photos from the live show.

DISC ONE: SIDE A
1. “I Need You (Live)” 2. “She's Got Everything (Live)” 3. “Beautiful Delilah (Live)” 4. “Creeping Jean (Live)” 5. “Good to See Yer! (Live)” 6. “Look Through Any Doorway (Live)” 7. “Love Me Till the Sun Shines (Live)”
DISC ONE: SIDE B
1. “Tired of Waiting (Live)” 2. “The Kiss (Live)” 3. “Milk Cow Blues (Live)” 4. “Imaginations Real (Live)” 5. “Dave's Got His Reading Glasses (Live)” 6. “Wicked Annabella (Live)” 7. “Picture Book (Live)”
DISC TWO: SIDE A
1.“Death of a Clown (Live)” 2. “All the Kinks Songs (Live)” 3. “Too Much on My Mind (Live)” 4. “Strangers (Live)” 5. “Psycho Lounge (Live)” 6. “One Night with You (Live)” 7. “Living on a Thin Line (Live)”
DISC TWO: SIDE B
1. “All Day and All of the Night (Live)” 2. “Encore (Live)” 3. “Money (Live)” 4. “David Watts (Live)” 5. “I'm Not Like Everybody Else (Live)” 6. “You Really Got Me (Live)”

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Dirty Three

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


Long in the making deluxe version of Dirty Three's most loved album, which has never before been remastered nor had a deluxe treatment. This special package exclusive to indie record stores also includes an LP of Dirty Three’s live performance at the 2007 All Tomorrow’s Parties Festival, which was curated by the band. 

A1.Sirena A2.Backwards Voyager A3.Last Horse On The Sand A4.Black Tide
B1.Restless Waves B2.Distant Shore B3.Sea Above, Sky Below
C1.Deep Waters
D1.Authentic Celestial Music D2.Ends Of The Earth

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Ezra Collective

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


Ezra Collective are proud to present the “Samuel L. Riddim” on a vinyl pressing for the first time and It's partnered with a brand new funk groove, "Dark Side Riddim"-- a conclusion to the battle between good and evil?  You'll have to listen to find out. 

Samuel L.Riddim / Dark Side Riddim

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Fallen Angels

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


The Fallen Angels' two albums -- issued in October 1967 and July 1968 -- have made them one of the most beloved US cult bands of their time. This treasure trove of unreleased material from their prime will therefore be greeted rapturously by their many fans. It contains a full concert taped in their hometown in April 1969, as well as a range of outtakes, demos and works-in-progress, including material intended for their never-released third LP. The double vinyl RSD 2020 package comes in a gatefold sleeve and is accompanied by a packed booklet featuring their full history, as well as rare and unseen images and memorabilia. Also included is a reproduction of a vintage and very rare psychedelic poster for the band. 

Washington Free Press Benefit, April 1969: 

A1. “Here To Make You Laugh” A2. “Heavenly Seas” A3. “A Horn Playing On My Thin Wall” A4. “Look At The Wind” A5. “It Takes A Lot To Laugh, It Takes A Train To Cry” A6. “Everything Would Be Fine”

Washington Free Press Benefit, April 1969:
B1. “All In All” B2. “Season Of The Witch” B3. “All Along The Watchtower” B4. “Signed D.C.”

Demos & Rarities 1966-69:
C1. “Who Do You Love?” C2. “Every Time I Fall In Love” C3. “Hello Girl” C4. “Have You Ever Lost A Love?” C5. “Oh Mama” C6. “I Am” C7. “Everything Would Be Fine (Jack Bryant solo)” C8. “Everything Would Be Fine (band)”

Jack Bryant solo demos, 1969:
D1. “Welcome To The Top” D2. “Oh Lady Lady” D3. “If Unchildlike” D4. “Never Keep A Light On” D5. “Proper Time” D6.” Dark Dirty Water” D7. “Home Is In Georgia” D8. “When A Child Is Born” D9. “Where Were You?”

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Guided By Voices

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


20th anniversary reissue of their 2000 EP, pressed on ultra-clear/blue splatter 10” vinyl 

1. “Underground Initiations” 2. “Interest Position” 3. “Fly Into Ashes” 4. “Tropical Robots” 5. “A Crick Uphill” 6. “Idiot Princess” 7. “Avalanche Aminos” 8. “Do The Collapse” 9. “Hold On Hope”

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Terry Hall

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


The 1994 debut solo record from The Specials’ Terry Hall. Available on vinyl for the first time, for Record Store Day 2020. 

“Forever J” / “You” / “Sense” / “I Drew A Lemon” / “Moon On Your Dress” / “No No No” / “What's Wrong With Me” / “Grief Disguised As Joy” / “First Attack Of Love” / “I Don't Got You”

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Ken Ishii feat. Pac-Man

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Co., Ltd. presents a worldwide project with the theme “Join the PAC - Come and join us” to commemorate the 40th anniversary of Pac-Man’s birth.

 

The memorable 40th anniversary official theme song "JOIN THE PAC" was produced by Japanese DJ and record producer Ken Ishii. The video clip of his masterpiece "Extra" (directed by Koji Morimoto also known as the drawing director of the movie AKIRA) was awarded "MTV Dance Video of the Year" in the UK, which brought him as one of Japan's most proud producers to the world.

 

A special music video for "JOIN THE PAC" is directed by Yuichi Kodama, who is renowned as a chief video director of flag handover ceremony at the 2016 Rio Olympics closing ceremony, and his "UNICLOCK" online ad campaign (2008) for UNIQLO, which won grand-prix of three biggest advertisement awards, the Cannes International Advertising Awards, the Clio Awards, and the One-Show.

Prior to the release of the upcoming album, the PAC-MAN “JOIN THE PAC” 7” record is released by the collaboration of iam8bit and U/M/A/A Inc. exclusively for Record Store Day 2020!

A) Ken Ishii feat. Join the Pac, B) Ken Ishii feat. The World of PAC-MAN

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Bert Jansch

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


Cat and Mouse, Daybreak, Blues Run The game, Bittern, Kingisher, Come Back Baby, Running From Home, Pretty Saro, Alimony, Avocet, Una Linea Di Dolcezza, Sweet Mother Earth, Angie, Cluck Old Hen ( Unrehearsed Number with Martin Jenkins, Sam Mitchell, and Leo Winkamp Jr, Encore No.1 ( Improvised number with Martin Jenkins, Sam Mitchell and Leo Winkimap Jr), Encore No 2, "Jigs" ( Martin Jenkins Solo )

* Record Store Day 2020 Exclusive Release
* Limited to 1,000 worldwide
* 2 x LP Pressed on black vinyl and housed in a wide spine jacket
* Includes download card

Previously unreleased live recording of Bert Jansch’s stunning concert in Mestre at the Teatro Corso, Italy 1977. The performance also features appearances from Martin Jenkins, Sam Mitchell and Leo Wijnkamp, Jr.

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Josefus

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


Look into the third eye adorned on Get Off My Case's album cover for a window into the dead end of Houston's '60s through the psyche of four longhairs fresh from high school. Conceived in the arid, bone dry air of a Phoenix recording studio and subsequently shelved, Get Off My Case offers a precursory glimpse at early hard-rocking Texans, Josefus. Four tracks from this first session were later re-tracked for their cult-followed LP Dead Man (1970), but the remaining three songs serve as a capsule to their later realized potential. Get Off My Case exists in the temporal intersection where waning vestiges of hippie optimism meet the terror of emerging reality underlined by the gore of Altamont and Manson. Hints of psychedelic leftovers remain under the enveloping shroud of swampy crunch coaxed out by the sex and scrap of British blues influences. Comes with eight-page booklet. Limited edition one-time only pressing licensed from Numero Group.

01. “Crazy Man” 02. “Country Boy” 03. “Get Off My Case” 04. “A Social Song” 05. “Feelin' Good” 06. “Situation” 07. “Dead Man”

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June Of 44

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


Originally released in 1996, June of 44’s second album is a long nautical mile from their debut, 1995’s Engine Takes To The Water. Recorded at Chicago Recording Studio and Idful Recording and produced by Bob Weston (Shellac, Mission of Burma), Tropics and Meridians is a collection of rhythmic phrases meant to be perfumed of whatever the listener would like them to be. The music veers from the subtly lilting and melodic to the fierce and abrasive, often with the space of a few bars. Rollicking on the high seas, but then slowing down to float on a glass-like waterbed, the band bring us their unique brand of the quiet storm, set to music of course.

Out of print since 2006, this RSD 2020 exclusive is pressed on glacial blue vinyl and limited to 2000 copies worldwide.

A1. “Anisette” A2. “Lusitania” A3. “Lawn Bowler”
B1. “June Leaf” B2. “Arms Over Arteries” B3. “Sanctioned In A Birdcage”

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June Of 44

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


After forming in November of 1994 while living in different cities, June of 44 recorded their debut album, Engine Takes To The Water, in four days during December of 1994. The result is a record that leaves us all treasures like the Tooth Fairy, releases our internal monsters, and takes them away like garbage men just doing their jobs.
Out of print since 2001, this RSD Exclusive limited edition is remastered by Bob Weston at Chicago Mastering Services, and is pressed on opaque glacial blue vinyl, limited to 2000 copies worldwide.

A1. “Have A Safe Trip, Dear” A2. “June Miller” A3. “Pale Horse Sailor” A4. “Mindel”
B1. “I Get My Kicks For You” B2. “Mooch” B3. “Take It With A Grain of Salt” B4. “Sink Is Busted”

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Pete Krebs & The Gossamer Wings

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


Brand new studio record of all new original material from Hall of Famer Pete Krebs. Recorded with his all-electric band The Gossamer Wings. These new songs are in line with the other two records from this line up I Know It By Heart and Sweet Ona Rose. Highly anticipated new record from internationally recognized singer-songwriter Pete Krebs.

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Marcy Luarks & Classic Touch

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus - Aug


It's grail time. Kalita Records officially releases Marcy Luarks & Classic Touch's mythical American-Nigerian Afro boogie masterpiece Electric Murder for the first time since 1983, accompanied by extensive liner notes based on interviews with Marcy's family and producer Daniel Irabor. The product of the then-husband-and-wife team of Marcy and Dan, Electric Murder brought together both the former's American and the latter's Nigerian roots; recorded in London with UK-based session musicians, this mix of heritage and styles resulted in an Afro disco album unlike any other. With original copies turning up for sale roughly once every few years, with an eye-watering four-figure price tag, Kalita Records save you the never-ending search for this true holy grail. Accompanied by a poster insert with extensive interview-based detailing Marcy's life and musical career.

A1. “Funky Boogie Woogie” A2. “I Don't Want To Share Your Love” A3. “Electric Murder”
B1. “Inspiration” B2. “Shake” B3. “April Girl”

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The Magic Numbers

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


The debut album from The Magic Numbers, the British pop band comprised of two pairs of brothers and sisters, originally released in 2005 and long out of print.

“Mornings Eleven” / “Forever Lost” / “The Mule” / “Long Legs” / “Love Me Like You” / “Which Way To Happy” / “I See You, You See Me” / “Don't Give Up The Fight” / “This Love” / “Wheels On Fire” / “Love's A Game” / “Try” / “Watersong”

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Thelonious Monk

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


* Record Store Day 2020 Exclusive Release
* LP limited to 2,000 copies worldwide & pressed on 180gm vinyl
* Includes an exact reproduction of the original concert poster from 1963

"Thelonious Monk (1917 – 1982) was an American jazz pianist and composer who needs little introduction. He had a unique improvisational style and made numerous contributions to the standard jazz repertoire…Monk is the second-most-recorded jazz composer (after Duke Ellington) and received prestigious awards for his career achievements (including a Grammy, a Pulitzer Prize and an induction into the Music Hall of Fame). Thelonious Monk is one of five jazz musicians to have been featured on the cover of Time magazine. Monk was highly regarded by his peers and by critics, but often his music was regarded as too ""difficult"" for more mainstream acceptance.

Thelonious Monk's compositions/improvisations feature dissonances with complicated melodic twists and are consistent with his unorthodox approach to the piano (which combined a highly percussive attack with abrupt, dramatic use of switched key releases, silences, and hesitations). Monk was known for a distinct look which included suits, hats, and sunglasses. He was also noted for an idiosyncratic habit during performances: while other musicians continued playing, Monk would stop, stand up, and dance for a few moments before returning to the piano.

Thelonious started playing the piano at the age of six and was largely self-taught…at 17, he was playing the church organ, and in his late teens he began to find work playing jazz. In the early to mid-1940s, he was already a house pianist in several Manhattan nightclubs. In 1944 Thelonious Monk made his first studio recordings…and since then he recorded classic albums for labels such as Blue Note (1947-1952), Prestige (1952-1954), Riverside (1955-1961) and Columbia (1962-1968).

By the mid-1970s Monk had disappeared from the scene and made only a small number of appearances during the final decade of his life. Thelonious Monk died of a stroke in 1982, leaving us with an unparalleled legacy.

In 1963 Monk was at the top of his game. With his steady quartet of veteran collaborators, he had landed himself a new contract with Columbia and recorded 2 milestone albums for them (Monk’s Dream and Criss-Cross). Soon after Thelonious Monk started touring in Europe to promote his freshly recorded material…and he brought his critically acclaimed line-up with him on tour: Charlie Rouse on saxophone, John Ore on double bass, and Frankie Dunlop on drums.

On the album we are presenting you today (Palais Des Beaux-Arts 1963) you’ll find unearthed Belgian concert-recordings from that era. The show consisted of 2 parts…both were recorded by the national Belgian broadcast company BRT/RTB who had the best recording-equipment on the market at the time. The set we unearthed here (the BRT recordings part) consists of tracks from said Columbia albums which have now become omnipresent Jazz standards.
Monk took the stage in his unique style with a grey wool Papakha as his hat choice. At that point unseen for the attending crowd…the showman shuffled across the stage, waving his arms as if he was about to lift off. He would take the crowd on a ride they would never forget. It was the first time Thelonious Monk played the prestigious Palais des Beaux-Arts venue in Brussels to an enthusiastic crowd of Belgian Jazz fans. Full house! The quartet delivers their set with true tight mastership (mixed with Monk’s trademark improvisational avant-garde flair) and leaving room for a jaw dropping minute long drum solo mid-set. All this...and as an encore, the famous Monk solo rendition of the classic song Just a Gigolo…make this a must-have for any self-respecting Jazz aficionado.

This release is the product of a labor of love from a dedicated professional team of archivists and musical technicians who have spent the last 15 years carefully restoring and cleaning more than 80 years of Belgian audiovisual culture, bringing these audio-gems from their vaults in Brussels into the digital world and preserving them for future generations.

Tidal Waves Music now proudly presents the FIRST ever vinyl release (these recordings were never issued on ANY format before) of Thelonious Monk ‘Palais Des Beaux-Arts 1963’. This unique piece of musical history is a collaboration between the Tidal Waves Music label, the VRT (Flemish Radio and Television organization) and Bozar (Centre for Fine Arts Brussels) with full approval of the Thelonious Monk Estate. This concert album comes as a deluxe 180g vinyl edition (strictly limited to 2000 copies worldwide) with obi strip. Also included is an exact reproduction of the original concert poster from 1963…released exclusively for Record Store Day 2020 and available in participating stores on April 18."

1.Bye Ya 2.Monk’s Dream 3.Drumsolo 4.Criss Cross 5.Epistrophy 6.Just a Gigolo

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Mouth Congress

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


In November 1984, Paul Bellini rented a beatbox and started jamming in his basement with guitarist Rob Rowatt, bass player Gord Disley, and fellow York University alumni Scott Thompson. Their early recording sessions produced dozens of experimental songs with challenging lyrics and Mouth Congress was born.

Two years later, The Kids in the Hall’s Bruce McCulloch asked Mouth Congress to open for him at the Rivoli – a club where The Kids in the Hall performed regularly. Utilizing Brian Hiltz’s existing band I Want, they performed a memorable set and several months later decided to record a 7-song cassette entitled For People Only. The sessions occurred just five days before Thompson moved to New York City to begin writing the first season of The Kids in the Hall.

The band never got around to releasing the cassette in any official manner, but now, 32 years later, 3 tracks from For People Only are being made available for the first time by Captured Tracks. “Tactile”, Mouth Congress’s signature tune, is an ode to the sense of touch and a reminder that human contact is still our greatest pleasure. “Gonna Be A Man” is a love/hate song about masculinity.

A1. “Tactile” A2. “Gonna be a Man”
B1. “Me On My Off Hours”

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Nat Turner Rebellion

RSD Limited Run / Regional Focus Aug


The first ever full-length release from Nat Turner Rebellion - a Philly Soul and R&B group that broke up before their first LP could be completed. Laugh to Keep From Crying compiles the group’s sought after singles and a wealth of never-released material sitting in vaults in Pennsylvania since the early '70s. As a group on the forefront of the Philly Soul explosion of the 1970s and the back end of the Black Power movement of the late 1960s, they were tapped into the revolutionary soul music movement, both with their works and their invocation of the original Nat Turner Rebellion, and this album is their long overdue first dispatch.

A1 “Laugh To Keep From Crying” A2 “Tribute To A Slave” A3 “Fatback” A4 “Care” A5” Love, Peace & Understanding” A6 “Can't Go On Living”
B1 “McBrides Daughter” B2 “Fruit Of The Land” B3 “Plastic People” B4 “Never Too Late” B5 “Getting Higher Together” B6 “Going In Circles”

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