Wall Street Journal interviews Neil Young on vinyl...
I just love Young’s outlook on the music scene..so refreshing. Some gems from this interview- On illegal downloads- “Piracy is the new radio” On the sound quality of today’s digital music compared to vinyl- “This is the 21st century…We have five percent of what we had in 1978.” Check it out for yourself here
Limited Edition Bob Dylan audiophile reissues up...
All have a release date of February 7th- “Blood On the Tracks”- Pre-order here “Basement Tapes” - Pre-order here “Bringing It All Back Home”- Pre-order here “Blonde on Blonde” Boxset - Pre-order here “Freewheelin” - Pre-order here “Another Side of Bob Dylan” - Pre-order here
Thrice to repress Beggars and Alchemy Index
Not many details yet but both are expected to be released within the next month or two. Banquet already has Beggars up for pre-order here
Jack White's "Love Interruption" 7" Single up for...
Third Man Records will be releasing a new Jack White 7” single featuring the songs “Love Interruption” and “Machine Gun Silhouette” from his yet to be released debut solo album “Blunderbuss”. Release date is February 7th, pre-order it here
The Worlds 11 Most Expensive Turntables
Check out the 11 most expensive turntables in the world here
Bruce Springsteen's "Wrecking Ball" Vinyl up for...
Bruce Springsteen’s new album “Wrecking Ball” is up for pre-order at Amazon with a release date of March 6th. Get it here
Caspian - "Tertia" to be repressed?
According to Amazon Caspian’s “Tertia” is being repressed and will be released on March 20th. Pre-order is available here
John Nolan - Songs I Wrote LP →
idreamofpunk: Hey, Taking Back Sunday fans, jump on this shit. John Nolan just had another soo album pressed on multicolored vinyl. Each copy is hand numbered. And awesome. Best part? $10 shipped within the US. Just tell ‘em Andrew Schlaack sent you in the comment section of your order.
This Week In Vinyl Releases (January 19-25)
This weeks roundup of popular vinyl releases. (If I missed a record that you think should be added, let me know!) Cloud Nothings - Attack on Memory Craig Finn - Clear Heart Full Eyes First Aid Kit - The Lion’s Roar Gangrene - Vodka & Ayahuasca John K. Samson - Provincial Lynyrd Skynyrd - Street Survivors [Limited Edition] Matt Pryor - May Day Nada Surf - Stars Are Indifferent to...
Mightier Than Sword Records has finally released a video update regarding the labels oft delayed Blink 182 “Take Off Your Pants and Jacket” vinyl repress. If you don’t mind waiting the pre-order is still available here
Hot Topic to re-release Thrice's "The Artist In...
This is probably quasi old news to some but I figured with the interest shown in the Vheissu post it couldn’t hurt to share. This Hot Topic repress will also be a 2xLP on orange/redish vinyl with a tentative release date of February. Limited to 1,000
Hot Topic to re-release Thrice's "Vheissu" on...
Thrice’s Vheissu is set to be re-released exclusively by Hot Topic as a 2xLP limited to 1,000 on brown vinyl. It will retail for $19.99 and is expected to be released in March or April.
Saddle Creek re-releasing six Bright Eyes albums...
“This bundle contains all six 2012 Bright Eyes Vinyl reissues! By purchasing this bundle, you will be guaranteed to receive all six releases (in three separate shipments as soon as they become available). Each reissue contains a CD of the album packaged in the jacket. Upon purchase, you will also receive a download containing all 6 albums. Please note, this is a hefty download...
Soundcheck looking for music "supercollectors" to... →
“In February, Soundcheck will explore the world of “supercollectors,” people who hoard vinyl records, memorabilia, concert t-shirts and other music-related items. We want you to nominate a friend or loved one who loves to collect music stuff – perhaps to the chagrin of others. (You can also nominate yourself.) We might feature your story when our supercollectors series airs the...
petervindel asked: Hi! I live in Norway, but I´m going to New York City for holiday in April. Do you guys recommend a record store in particular that sell vinyl? I like electro/indie stuff...
hannahlikesfreckles-deactivated asked: Thank you for the suggestions, I think I'd rather spend a bit more money and get a good one! Better start saving... for now I'll just have to stick to stealing my Dad's whenever he isn't using it.
Bright Eyes / Son Ambulance "Oh Holy Fools" Split...
and the Bright Eyes news just keeps on coming! The Bright Eyes/Son Ambulance split LP “Oh Holy Fools” will be released on 180G vinyl+CD on March 6, it is up for pre-order at Music Direct Also for those who missed it, Bright Eyes will also be releasing ““A Collection of Songs Written and Recorded 1995-1997” on vinyl March 6. More info here
Bright Eyes "A Collection of Songs Written and...
Not sure what this is all about but a pre-order for an album titled “Collections of Songs Written and Record” by Bright Eyes is available at Amazon.com. I’m assuming this is “A Collection of Songs Written and Recorded 1995-1997” (which previously has only been released as part of a vinyl boxset). Either way according to Amazon it will be released on March 6, check it...
America's 15 Best Indie Record Stores (according... →
Amoeba wins again!
Fat Wreck "Fat Music For Fat People" Compilation... →
One time pressing on limited edition color. Featuring Propagandhi, Lagwagon, Strung Out, Guns ‘N’ Wankers, No Use For A Name, Bracket, Tilt, Face to Face, Good Riddance, 88 Fingers Louie, Rancid and NOFX. $10 at the Fat Wreck store, link above.
Coldplay's "Mylo Xyloto" Vinyl LP price reduced at...
Amazon has reduced the price of Coldplay’s new album Mylo Xyloto by 5 bucks to $15.99. Grab it here
Top 10 Selling Vinyl Albums of 2011
The top 10 vinyl albums of 2011, according to Nielsen SoundScan: 1. The Beatles - Abbey Road (41,000) 2. Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues (29,700) 3. Bon Iver - Bon Iver (27,200) 4. Mumford & Sons - Sigh No More (26,800) 5. Radiohead - The King Of Limbs (20,800) 6. Adele - 21 (16,500) 7. Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago (16,200) 8. Wilco - The Whole Love (14,900) 9. The Black Keys - Brothers...
Pink Floyd's "The Wall" Vinyl now available for...
Pink Floyd’s “The Wall” Deluxe Double LP is now available for Pre-order at Amazon. It has a tentative release date of February 28, 2012. A little pricey at 47 bucks but hey, it’s Pink Floyd! Pre-order it here.
Thrice "At Guitar Center" 7" Single back up.
The Thrice “At Guitar Center” 7 inch vinyl single is back up for pre-order at Amazon.This one is limited to only 2,000 copies so pick it up quickly! Pick it up here.