Tenacious D's new record "Rize of the Fenix" up...
Tenacious D’s new vinyl LP “Rize of the Fenix” is now up for pre-order at Amazon with a May 15th release date. Pre-order here
Another Hot Topic exclusive Thrice "The Artist and...
I am hearing another repress for Thrice’s “The Artist in the Ambulance” is also already in the works. No release date or specific details confirmed yet. Also for those who missed out on the pre-order for the green Hot Topic variant, I am hearing it will go up for sale again at Hot Topic sometime in the next few days so keep your eyes peeled.
Blink 182's Take Off Your Pants and Jacket limited...
180 gram black vinyl limited to 500 and exclusive to Hot Topic, so once again make sure to pick it up quickly before its gone. Order link here EDIT:If you spend over $50 you can use the codeHTAFEB550 to get 5 bucks of your order.
Thrice's "The Artist in the Ambulance" up for sale...
Exclusive Hot Topic limited edition green colored vinyl. Only 1000 pressed so grab it quickly here EDIT: If you spend over $50 you can use the codeHTAFEB550 to get 5 bucks of your order.
Digitizing Music History: John Peel's 65,000 Vinyl... →
“When it comes to the history of modern popular music, the importance of the late radio DJ John Peel can hardly be overstated. During his nearly 40-year tenure at the BBC, Peel welcomed hundreds of artists in the studio to record Peel Sessions, from legendary classic rock acts and Grammy winners to under-the-radar indie bands in the late 90s. When he died in 2004, Peel had himself...
Hot Topic to release Thursday's "A City by the...
Hot Topic will be releasing “A City by the Light Divided” by Thursday on limited edition red/white/black swirl vinyl. 1,000 records will be pressed with a tentative release of March. Edit: This is now up for order, pick it up here
Jimmy Eat World - Bleed American limited edition...
Jimmy Eat World’s “Bleed American” will be up for pre-order at ShopRadioCast at 3PM today. Limited to only 1,000 on gold, silver, and blue colored vinyl with a release date of March 27th. Pre-orders will be up here
The Paste Beginner’s Guide to Vinyl Records →
Great article by Paste for people just jumping on the vinyl bandwagon.
Tigers Jaw Self-Titled Album To Be Repressed On... →
This Week In Vinyl Releases (February 11-17)
Popular New Releases (Order Links Provided) Amos Lee - As the Crow Flies The Flaming Lips - Clouds Taste Metallic The Flaming Lips - Hit to Death in the Future Head The Flaming Lips - The Soft Bulletin The Flaming Lips - Transmissions From the Satellite Heart The Saddest Landscape - After the Lights Heartless Bastards - Arrow Kavinsky - Night Call (Song featured on the movie Drive) ...
Taking Back Sunday's "Tell All Your Friends" vinyl...
Pressed on limited edition grey marble vinyl. Priced at $10.99 (a buck cheaper than @ Victory Records webstore). Get it here
“A record was like a massive flat mp3, and there was almost no information on it at all. It was very impractical - it could break or warp in the heat and get scratched. But it was better than your life.” Stewart Lee
This Week In Vinyl Releases (February 4-10)
New Releases (Order Links Provided) B.B. King - Singin’ the Blues Billy Joel - 52nd Street (Limited Edition) Billy Joel - An Innocent Man (Limited Edition) Billy Joel - Glass Houses (Limited Edition) Billy Joel - Nylon Curtain (Limited Edition) Billy Joel - Songs in the Attic (Limited Edition) Billy Joel - Stranger (Limited Edition) Bob Dylan - Another Side of Bob Dylan Bob...
Limited Edition Blink 182 Vinyl Represses up for...
Shop Radio Cast has put up pre orders for Blink 182’s Enema of the State, Dude Ranch, and Self Titled records. Each album will be on two Shop Radio Cast exclusive colors limited to 500 each with a estimated release date of March 27th. Enema Of The State LP (Purple – LTD 500, Opaque Blue – LTD 500) Dude Ranch LP (180 Gram Black LTD 500, Translucent Red - LTD 500) Blink 182 2XLP (Green...
How to... open an independent record store →
properdalliance: Nice interview with the founders of UK record shop Kristina.
How to Press Your Own Vinyl Record
For those aspiring label owners out there here is a great step by step guide on how to press your own record(s) by Underground Communique Records. Check it out here
Bon Iver 12" Vinyl Single "Towers" up for...
New vinyl single featuring the song “Towers” and the B-side “Bruised Orange (Chain of Sorrow). Release date of March 6th, pre-order it here
Victory records repressed Taking Back Sunday -...
melonsky: Tan /199 Red /349 Tan & red can be bought directly from victory Red can be bought from shop radio cast I don’t how long that’s been available but I thought people might like to know. Link to Victory webstore here
New Radiohead 12" vinyl single "Bloom: Jamie XX...
Up for pre-order at Amazon with a release date of February 14th. Get it here
The Brief Histories & Modern Journey of a Vinyl...
Check out Brooklyn Rail’s amazing (and long) article chronicling the history of vinyl records here
The Flaming Lips re-issuing "Hit to Death in the...
Warner Bros. is re-issuing The Flaming Lips albums “Hit to Death in the Future Head”, “Clouds Taste Metallic” and “Transmissions From the Satellite Heart” on Vinyl. Pre-orders are currently up at Amazon with a release date of February 14th. Links below Hit to Death in the Future Head pre-order Clouds Taste Metallic pre-order Transmissions From the Satellite...
Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band Preorder
vinylloft: Team Love records have made Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band’s new record and documentary entitled “One of My Kind” available for preorder in their shop. With the preorder you receive the album on either Vinyl or CD, as well as a DVD containing a feature length documentary. The album will release to stores on March 15th, and anyone that preorders the record will have the...
The Decemberists live album "We All Raise Our...
3xLP live album with a release date of March 13 now up for pre-order at Amazon. Get it here “The Decemberists have announced the March 13 release of We All Raise Our Voices To The Air (Live Songs 04.11-08.11), a 20-track live double-album (and triple-vinyl set) culled from the band’s 2011 tour supporting their chart-topping, Grammy-nominated album The King Is Dead. With songs...