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Published on April 24th, 2022 | by Gerry Galipault

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Your Vinyl Store (April 22-28 and Beyond)

New vinyl releases and reissues for this week and months ahead. (Check out Past LP Releases.)

APRIL 22, 2022 RELEASES

ORNETTE COLEMAN
“Genesis of Genius: The Contemporary Albums” (deluxe box set, newly remastered by Bernie Grundman, contains recordings from Lester Koenig’s Contemporary Records; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

CUTE IS WHAT WE AIM FOR
“The Same Old Blood Rush with a New Touch” (2006 debut album; Fueled by Ramen) » BUY NOW

MARTIN DENNY
“Exotica Volume II” (Tropical Green Vinyl; 1957 album) » BUY NOW
“Afro-Desia” (Flame Orange Vinyl; 1959 album; Jackpot) » BUY NOW

DEREK AND THE DOMINOS
“Live at Fillmore East and Johnny Cash TV Show, 1970” (tracks from two performances in October 1970, plus “Matchbox” on Cash’s variety series, performed with Cash and Carl Perkins; Outsider) » BUY NOW

DIRTY HEADS
“The Best of Dirty Heads” (13-song collection; Better Noise Music) » BUY NOW

JOE JACKSON
“Summer in the City: Live in New York” (Double Orange Vinyl; 2000 album; On Tour; Music on Vinyl) » BUY NOW

HENRY MANCINI
“Breakfast At Tiffany’s (Music from the Motion Picture Score)” (1961 album, Academy Award winner for Best Score of a Dramatic or Comedy Picture and Best Original Song; includes star Audrey Hepburn singing the title track with orchestral backing and a bonus CD digipack of the album; Groove Replica) » BUY NOW

BRIAN MAY
“Another World” (1998 album; remastered; Deluxe Box Set, featuring a 180-gram blue vinyl LP, the remastered album on CD and a bonus disc of tracks; UMe) » BUY NOW

CHARLES MINGUS
“Mingus Three” (1957 album, with pianist Hampton Hawes and drummer Dannie Richmond; remastered, with previously unreleased outtakes; April 22 marks Mingus’ birth centenary; Hear here; Rhino) » BUY NOW

HANK MOBLEY
“Curtain Call” (1957 album, with Kenny Dorham, Sonny Clark, Jimmy Rowser and Art Taylor; all-analog, remastered by Kevin Gray on 180-gram vinyl; Blue Note) » BUY NOW

THE NEON PHILHARMONIC
“To Be Continued: The Complete Warner Bros. Non Album Singles & More” (12-song compilation; Read here; Hanky Panky / Light in the Attic) » BUY NOW

THE PRETENDERS
“Pretenders” (1979 debut album, featuring “Stop Your Sobbing,” “Kid” and “Brass in Pocket”) » BUY NOW
“Pretenders II” (1981 album, featuring “Talk of the Town,” “Message of Love” and “I Go to Sleep”; Rhino / Warner) » BUY NOW

BONNIE RAITT
“Just Like That …” (her 21st album and her first new release in more than six years; producer: Raitt; new single: “Made Up Mind”; Hear here; Read here; On Tour; Redwing / ADA) » BUY NOW

TAME IMPALA
“The Slow Rush (Deluxe Box Set)” (2020 album; two transparent red LPs and alternate artwork, with B-sides and remixes and a 40-page booklet; Hear here; Merch; Interscope) » BUY NOW

THIN LIZZY
“Live and Dangerous” (Translucent Orange Vinyl; 1978 album; two LPs; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Love Is All I Bring: Reggae Hits and Rarities By the Queens of Trojan” (Orange Vinyl; two-LP set featuring Millie Small, Althea & Donna, Marcia Griffith, Phyllis Dillion, Susan Cadogan, etc.; Trojan) » BUY NOW

WAX UK (Andrew Gold and Graham Gouldman)
“A Box of Wax” (three-LP set includes their three albums, “Magnetic Heaven,” “American English” and “A Hundred Thousand in Fresh Notes,” featuring “Bridge to Your Heart” and “Right Between the Eyes”; Renaissance) » BUY NOW

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Other Notable Releases

Charley Crockett Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder Dorothy
Old Crow Medicine Show Fontaines D.C. Hatchie
Joshua Hedley Roger Eno S Carey
Our Lady Peace Dale Watson Buddy Guy

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APRIL 29, 2022 RELEASES

CHICAGO
“Chicago II” (Transluent Blue Vinyl, two LPs; 1970 album, featuring “Make Me Smile,” “Colour My World” and “25 or 6 to 4”; Grammy-nominated for Album of the Year; On Tour; Merch; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

JOHN COLTRANE & JOHNNY HARTMAN
“John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman” (1963 album; features transfers from analog tapes and remastered on 180-gram vinyl in deluxe gatefold packaging; Verve / UMe) » BUY NOW

JOE GRUSHECKY & THE HOUSEROCKERS
“American Babylon (25th Anniversary Edition)” (1995 album, featuring friend and guest Bruce Springsteen throughout much of the LP; two-LP set with demos and live tracks; producer: Springsteen; Hear here; Cleveland International) » BUY NOW

HOWARD JONES
“Human’s Lib” (1984 album, featuring “What Is Love?,” “New Song,” “Pearl in the Shell” and “Hide & Seek”; 140-gram black vinyl release, with an inner sleeve containing rare photos plus a sleevenote and track by track annotation by Jones as told to writer Anil Prasad; See here; Read here) » BUY NOW
“Dream Into Action” (1985 album, featuring “Things Can Only Get Better,” “Life in One Day,” “No One Is to Blame” and “Look Mama”; 140-gram black vinyl release, with an inner sleeve containing rare photos plus a sleevenote and track by track annotation by Jones as told to writer Anil Prasad; See here; Read here; On Tour; Cherry Red) » BUY NOW

NORAH JONES
“Come Away With Me (20th Anniversary Edition)” (2002 album, featuring “Don’t Know Why”; winner of eight Grammy Awards, including Album of the Year, Song of the Year, Record of the Year and Best New Artist; See here; Super Deluxe Vinyl Edition, four-LP box set, with 22 previously unreleased tracks and booklet; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, with lithograph; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

THE KINKS
“Face to Face” (Violet Vinyl; 1966 album, featuring “Sunny Afternoon”; See here; Sanctuary / BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

MIRANDA LAMBERT
“Palomino” (she co-wrote 14 of the 15 songs; producers: Lambert, Luke Dick, Jon Randall; guests: The B-52’s; new single: “Strange”; Hear here; See here; Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with 12×12 frameable art; On Tour; Vanner / RCA Nashville) » BUY NOW

MADNESS
“Wonderful” (1999 album, making its debut on vinyl, featuring “Lovestruck,” “Johnny the Horse” and “Drip Fed Fred”; it was the band’s first album since 1985’s “Mad Not Mad”; See here; Union Square) » BUY NOW

MIGOS
“Culture III” (Double Vinyl; 2021 album, featuring “Need It” and “Straightenin'”; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, with alternate artwork; On Tour; Merch; Quality Control / Motown) » BUY NOW

WILLIE NELSON
“A Beautiful Time” (his 72nd studio album, released on his 89th birthday; producer: Buddy Cannon; new single: “I’ll Love You Till the Day I Die,” co-written by Rodney Crowell and Chris Stapleton; Hear here; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Orange Vinyl; On Tour; Legacy Recordings) » BUY NOW

PINK FLOYD
“A Saucerful of Secrets (Mono Version)” (1968 album; remastered by James Guthrie, Joel Plante and Bernie Grundman from the original analog tapes; Merch; Pink Floyd) » BUY NOW

RAMMSTEIN
“Zeit” (with a 20-page large-format booklet; producer: Olsen Involtini; recorded at La Fabrique Studios in St. Rémy de Provence, France; first single: “Zeit”; See here; Amazon-Exclusive Marbled Vinyl; Download; Apple Music; On Tour; Merch; Vertigo / Capitol) » BUY NOW

SPARKS
“Balls” (2000 album, featuring “More than a Sex Machine,” “The Calm Before the Storm” and “The Angels”) » BUY NOW
“Lil’ Beethoven” (2002 album, featuring “My Baby’s Taking Me Home” and “Suburban Homeboy”) » BUY NOW
“Hello Young Lovers” (2006 album, featuring “Dick Around” and “Perfume”; See here; On Tour; BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

THE STREETS
“Original Pirate Material (20th Anniversary Edition)” (Translucent Orange Vinyl; 2002 album, featuring “Let’s Push Things Forward,” “Has It Come to This?,” “Weak Become Heroes” and “Don’t Mug Yourself”; See here; Locked On) » BUY NOW

SUICIDAL TENDENCIES
“How Will I Laugh Tomorrow When I Can’t Even Smile Today” (1988 album, featuring “Trip at the Brain” and “How Will I Laugh Tomorrow”; Merch; Century Media / Legacy) » BUY NOW

TONIC
“Lemon Parade” (1996 album, featuring “If You Could Only See”; See here; Music on Vinyl) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Essential Sun Records: The Ultimate Collection” (12 songs; Walmart-Exclusive Colored Vinyl; Sun) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“The Lost Boys (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)” (Translucent Red Vinyl; 1987 album; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“The Rough Guide to Legends of the Delta Blues” (12-song collection; World Music Network) » BUY NOW

GENE VINCENT
“The Very Best of Gene Vincent” (16 songs; Not Now Music) » BUY NOW

THE WEEKND
“Dawn FM” (producer: The Weeknd; contributors: Max Martin, Oscar Holter, Quincy Jones, Oneohtrix Point Never; guests: Jim Carrey, Tyler, the Creator, Lil Wayne; Read here; Target-Exclusive Translucent Silver Vinyl, with alternate artwork; Merch; XO / Republic) » BUY NOW

ANN WILSON
“Fierce Bliss” (recorded at Fame Studios in Muscle Shoals, AL, and Power Station, Waterford, CT; album art designed by Roger Dean; guests: Warren Haynes, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Vince Gill, Nashville session guitarist Tom Bukovac; first single: “Greed”; Hear here; See here; Amazon UK; On Tour; Silver Lining Music) » BUY NOW

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MAY 6, 2022 RELEASES

RAY CHARLES
“Live In Stockholm 1972” (first vinyl pressing of this eight-song performance; Tangerine) » BUY NOW

GO WEST
“Go West” (Clear Vinyl; 1985 debut album, featuring “We Close Our Eyes,” “Call Me” and “Don’t Look Down”; newly remastered by the original producer, Gary Stevenson, from the original production tapes and cut by Alchemy at AIR; Chrysalis) » BUY NOW

FREDDIE HUBBARD
“Breaking Point” (1964 album; mastered by Kevin Gray from the original analog master tapes, pressed on 180g vinyl at RTI, and packaged in a deluxe gatefold tip-on jacket; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

B.B. KING
“Completely Well” (Translucent Gold Vinyl; 1969 album, featuring “The Thrill Is Gone”; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

PARAMORE
“All We Know Is Falling” (Silver Vinyl; 2005 debut album; Merch; Fueled by Ramen) » BUY NOW

SOFT CELL
“*Happiness not included” (the synth duo’s first album in 20 years; new single: “Bruises on my illusions”; Hear here; Read here; BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

DUSTY SPRINGFIELD
“The Complete Atlantic Singles 1968-1971” (12 songs; Real Gone Music) » BUY NOW

THE WHO
“My Generation” (1965 album; mastered by Jon Astley; half-speed vinyl masters cut by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios) » BUY NOW
“A Quick One” (1966 album; mastered by Jon Astley; half-speed vinyl masters cut by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios
On Tour; Merch; Geffen / UMe) » BUY NOW

MAY 13, 2022 RELEASES

THE BLACK KEYS
“Dropout Boogie” (contributors: Billy F. Gibbons, Greg Cartwright, Angelo Petraglia; first single: “Wild Child”; Hear here; Apple Music; On Tour, with Band of Horses; Easy Eye Sound / Nonesuch) » BUY NOW

DUKE ELLINGTON & COLEMAN HAWKINS
“Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins” (1962 album; transfers from analog tapes and remastered on 180-gram vinyl in deluxe gatefold packaging; Verve / UMe) » BUY NOW

FLORENCE + THE MACHINE
“Dance Fever” (new single: “My Love”; Hear here; See here; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, with alternate artwork; Republic) » BUY NOW

ROXY MUSIC
“Stranded” (1973 album, featuring “Street Life”) » BUY NOW
“Country Life” (1974 album, featuring “All I Want Is You” and “The Thrill of It All”; both mastered at half-speed and cut by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios, with revised artwork with a gloss laminated finish; Read here; Merch; Island / UMe) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Forrest Gump: The Soundtrack” (Double Vinyl; 1994 album; 32 songs; Walmart-Exclusive Red & Blue Vinyl; Legacy Recordings) » BUY NOW

MAY 20, 2022 RELEASES

BELLAMY BROTHERS
“40 Years (The Vinyl Album)” (12-song compilation, issued on CD in 2015; On Tour; Bellamy Brothers / Select-O-Hits) » BUY NOW

THE CLASH
“Combat Rock (40th Anniversary Edition)” (1982 album; remastered; Hear here; Read here; Target-Exclusive Red Vinyl; Merch; Epic / Legacy) » BUY NOW

THE FIXX
“Reach the Beach” (Translucent Gold Vinyl; 1983 album, featuring “One Thing Leads to Another,” “Saved by Zero” and “The Sign of Fire”; See here; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

RONNIE FOSTER
“Two Headed Freap” (1972 album; all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, and pressed on 180-gram vinyl at Optimal; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

WAYLON JENNINGS
“The Lost Nashville Sessions” (14-song collection, released in 2016; Country Rewind) » BUY NOW

THE LEMONHEADS
“The Lemonheads” (2006 album; Vagrant) » BUY NOW

JOHN MELLENCAMP
“Strictly A One-Eyed Jack” (producer: Mellencamp; Bruce Springsteen guests on three songs; new single: “Chasing Rainbows”; Hear here; Republic) » BUY NOW

ROBERT PALMER
“Sneakin’ Sally Through the Alley” (Emerald Green Vinyl; 1974 album; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

THE POLICE
“The Police Around the World” (Silver Vinyl + DVD set featuring restored video and remastered and expanded audio from their first world tour in 1979-80, originally released in 1982 on VHS and later Laserdisc; See here; Read here; Merch; Mercury Studios) » BUY NOW

NANCY SINATRA & LEE HAZLEWOOD
“Nancy & Lee” (1968 album, featuring “Some Velvet Morning,” “Sand” and “Summer Wine”; remastered, with two bonus tracks, including a cover of “Love Is Strange”; Hear here; Gold Vinyl; Boots Enterprises / Light in the Attic) » BUY NOW

HARRY’S HOUSE (Target-Exclusive Transcluent Yellow Vinyl)

Harry

HARRY STYLES
“Harry’s House” (recorded in multiple locations across the U.K., Los Angeles and Tokyo from 2020 to 2021, co-written with frequent collaborators Kid Harpoon, Tyler Johnson, and Mitch Rowland; new single: “As It Was”; Hear here; See here; Read here; Target-Exclusive Translucent Yellow Vinyl; On Tour; Merch; Columbia) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Summer of Soul (… Or, When the Revolution Could Not Be Televised) [Highlights From Official Motion Picture Soundtrack]” (Target-Exclusive Red Vinyl, with alternate cover; 2021 film, won Best Documentary Feature at the 94th Academy Awards and Best Music Film at the Grammy Awards; Trailer; Legacy Recordings) » BUY NOW

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MAY 27, 2022 RELEASES

ABBA
“ABBA: Vinyl Album Box Set” (10-LP collection includes all their studio albums, plus “ABBA Tracks,” featuring non-album singles and B-sides, with a 40-page booklet; pressed on 180-gram heavyweight vinyl; Merch; Capitol / UMe) » BUY NOW

THE CRANBERRIES
“Stars: The Best of 1992-2002” (Double Vinyl; 2002 compilation; 20 songs; Island / UMe) » BUY NOW

CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL
“Chronicle: The 20 Greatest Hits” (Target-Exclusive Metallic Copper Vinyl, with bumper sticker; 1976 compilation; Fantasy / Concord) » BUY NOW

DOJA CAT
“Planet Her (Deluxe Edition)” (Double Vinyl; 2021 album, featuring “Kiss Me More,” “You Right,” “Need to Know” and “Woman”; Merch; Kemosabe / RCA) » BUY NOW

THE GET UP KIDS
“On a Wire” (2002 album; Vagrant) » BUY NOW

OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN
“Physical” (1981 album; remastered, with 24×36″ poster; Target-Exclusive Pink Vinyl, with poster; Primary Wave) » BUY NOW

NIRVANA
“Nevermind (Super Deluxe Edition)” (1991 album, featuring “Smells Like Teen Spirit,” “Come As You Are,” “Lithium” and “In Bloom”; eight-LP box set features the newly remastered album from the original analog tapes, with four complete concerts from the Nevermind Tour, plus the 7-inch for “Endless, Nameless,” with B-sides “Even In His Youth” and “Aneurysm,” and a 40-page hardcover book; See here; Merch; Geffen / UMe) » BUY NOW

TAKING BACK SUNDAY
“Tell All Your Friends (20th Anniversary Edition)” (2002 debut album; remastered, with a 10-inch disc containing four previously unreleased demos; Hear here; Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Sangria Vinyl; On Tour, with Third Eye Blind; Merch; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“David Hepworth: Deep 70s: Underrated Cuts From A Misunderstood Decade” (two-LP collection, compiled by the best-selling author of “Never a Dull Moment: 1971 – The Year That Rock Exploded”; Track List; Read here; Amazon UK; Bibliography; Edsel / Demon Music Group) » BUY NOW

THE WALKMEN
“You & Me” (Double Vinyl; 2008 album; with four bonus tracks; Marcata Recording) » BUY NOW

JUNE 3, 2022 RELEASES

THE ANIMALS
“The Animals” (1964 album, featuring “House of the Rising Sun”) » BUY NOW
“The Animals On Tour” (1965 album, featuring “Boom Boom”) » BUY NOW
“Animal Tracks” (1965 album, featuring “We Gotta Get Out of This Place,” “Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood” and “Bring It On Home to Me”) » BUY NOW
“Animalization” (1966 album, featuring “Don’t Bring Me Down” and “See See Rider”; all remastered utilizing high-resolution sources from first generation mono master tapes; ABKCO) » BUY NOW

GLEN CAMPBELL
“Best of the Early Years” (Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Clear Blue Vinyl; Curb) » BUY NOW

BILL EVANS
“You Must Believe in Spring” (recorded with bassist Eddie Gómez and drummer Eliot Zigmund in August 1977, and released after Evans’ death in September 1981; remastered, with three bonus tracks; Hear here; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

MERLE HAGGARD
“Greatest Hits, Volume 1” (Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Opaque Yellow Vinyl; Curb) » BUY NOW

FREDDIE HUBBARD
“Breaking Point” (1964 album, with James Spaulding, Ronnie Mathews, Eddie Khan, and Joe Chambers; all-analog, remastered 180-gram vinyl in deluxe gatefold packaging; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

PEGGY LEE
“All-Time Greatest Hits” (Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Opaque White Vinyl; Curb) » BUY NOW

THE LINDA LINDAS (teenage punk rock band from L.A.)
“Growing Up” (producer: Carlos de la Garza; new single: “Growing Up”; Hear here; See here; Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Opaque Orange Vinyl; Epitaph) » BUY NOW

MACHINE GUN KELLY
“mainstream sellout” (2022 album; Walmart-Exclusive Neon Pink Vinyl; On Tour; Merch; Bad Boy / Interscope) » BUY NOW

DON McLEAN
“Classics” (Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Copper Colored Vinyl; 1992 compilation; Curb) » BUY NOW

SNAP!
“Rhythm Is a Dancer (The 30th Anniversary EP)” (Gold Vinyl; featuring the 1992 smash title track, “Exterminate,” “The Power” and “Ooops Up”; See here; BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

AMY WINEHOUSE
“Live at Glastonbury 2007” (the first official release of her iconic Pyramid Stage performance; See here; Read here; Amazon UK; Merch; Republic / UMe) » BUY NOW

JUNE 10, 2022 RELEASES

DEPECHE MODE
“Exciter | The 12″ Singles” (deluxe box set contains eight 12″ vinyl discs from their 2001 album “Exciter,” with singles, B-sides, remixes, instrumentals, acoustic versions, etc.; Merch; Rhino / Warner) » BUY NOW

THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G.
“Life After Death (25th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition)” (1997 album; eight-LP box set, with 12-inch editions of “Hypnotize,” “Mo Money Mo Problems,” “Sky’s the Limit” and “Nasty Boy”; Read here; Target-Exclusive Silver Vinyl; Merch; Bad Boy / Rhino / Atlantic) » BUY NOW

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JUNE 17, 2022 RELEASES

RAY CHARLES
“A Message From the People” (1972 album, featuring “They’ll Be No Peace on Earth Without All Men As One,” “Abraham, Martin and John,” “Lift Every Voice and Sing,” “Heaven Help Us All” and “Hey Mister”; remastered 50th anniversary edition; See here; Tangerine) » BUY NOW

SONNY CLARK
“Dial ‘S’ for Sonny” (1957 debut album, with Art Farmer [trumpet], Chris Fuller [trombone], Hank Mobley [tenor saxophone], Wilbur Ware [bass], and Louis Hayes [drums]; stereo, all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, and pressed on 180g vinyl at Optimal; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

LOU DONALDSON
“Blues Walk” (1958 album, with Herman Foster on piano, Peck Morrison on bass, Dave Bailey on drums, and Ray Barretto on congas; stereo, all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, and pressed on 180g vinyl at Optimal; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

BILL EVANS TRIO
“Trio ’65” (1965 album, with bassist Chuck Israels and drummer Larry Bunker; transfers from analog tapes and remastered on 180-gram vinyl in deluxe gatefold packaging; Verve / UMe) » BUY NOW

INFORMATION SOCIETY
“Information Society” (Clear Vinyl; 1988 album, featuring “What’s On Your Mind [Pure Energy],” “Walking Away” and “Running”; See here; Tommy Boy) » BUY NOW

CARLY RAE JEPSEN
“Kiss (10th Anniversary Vinyl Edition)” (2012 debut album, featuring “Call Me Maybe,” “Good Time” and “This Kiss”; See here; On Tour; 604 / School Boy / Interscope / UMe) » BUY NOW

STEEL PULSE
“True Democracy” (1982 album; LAW) » BUY NOW

JUNE 24, 2022 RELEASES

FIREFALL
“The Best of Firefall” (1981 compilation; 10 songs; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

IAN HUNTER
“Once Bitten: The CBS Collection” (22 tracks from four albums on two 140-gram black LPs; Track List; Demon Music Group) » BUY NOW

THE STAPLE SINGERS
“Be Altitude: Respect Yourself (50th Anniversary Edition)” (1972 album, featuring “Respect Yourself” and “I’ll Take You There”; all-analog remastering from the original stereo tapes by Jeff Powell at Take Out Vinyl; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Romeo Must Die: The Album” (2000 soundtrack album, including Aaliyah’s No. 1 pop hit “Try Again”; See here; Blackground) » BUY NOW

JULY 1, 2022 RELEASES

FLEET FOXES
“A Very Lonely Solstice” (2021 album; Hear here; ANTI- / Epitaph) » BUY NOW

JETHRO TULL
“Aqualung (The 2011 Steven Wilson Stereo Remix)” (Clear Vinyl; 1971 album, featuring “Locomotive Breath” and “Hymn 43”; Rhino / Parlophone) » BUY NOW

SIMON & GARFUNKEL / DAVE GRUISIN
“The Graduate (Original Sound Track Recording)” (Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Swimming Pool Blue Vinyl; 1968 album; Columbia / Legacy) » BUY NOW

JULY 8, 2022 RELEASES

FRANK BLACK AND THE CATHOLICS
“The Complete Studio Albums” (seven-LP box set; remastered from the original tapes by Phil Kinrade at Alchemy Mastering, with a 32-page booklet; Edsel / Demon Music Group) » BUY NOW

GEORGE MICHAEL
“Older (Super Deluxe Edition)” (1996 album, featuring “Jesus to a Child,” “Fastlove,” “Older” and “Star People ’97”; box set includes double 180-gram vinyl, remastered from original tapes, plus “Upper” mixes, available on vinyl for the first time, five CDs [featuring B-sides, live tracks, edits and remixes], 3 x 12”x12” art prints and a 12”x12” 48-page book, “The Story of Older”; See here; Read here; Double Vinyl; Amazon UK; Merch; Legacy Recordings) » BUY NOW

JULY 15, 2022 RELEASES

CAMILA CABELLO
“Familia” (2022 album; Walmart-Exclusive Translucent Green Vinyl, with alternate cover; Epic) » BUY NOW

INTERPOL
“The Other Side of Make-Believe” (producers: Flood, Moulder; first single: “Toni”; Hear here; See here; On Tour; Matador) » BUY NOW

LIZZO
“Special” (new single: “About Damn Time”; Hear here; See here; Read here; Amazon-Exclusive Gold Vinyl; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, with alternate cover; Merch; Nice Life Recording Company / Atlantic) » BUY NOW

JULY 22, 2022 RELEASES

BEACH BUNNY (led by Chicago-based singer Lili Trifilio)
“Emotional Creature” (Orange Marble Vinyl; new single: “Fire Escape”; Hear here; On Tour; Mom+Pop Music) » BUY NOW

HOUSE OF PAIN
“House of Pain (Fine Malt Lyrics) [30th Anniversary Edition]” (1992 album, featuring “Jump Around”; remastered; See here; Tommy Boy) » BUY NOW

ODESZA
“The Last Goodbye” (Crystal Clear Vinyl; guests: Bettye LaVette, The Kooks, Låpsley, Ólafur Arnolds, Julianna Barwick, Izzy Bizu, Charlie Houston, MARO; new single: “Love Letter”; Hear here; On Tour; Foreign Family Collective / Ninja Tune) » BUY NOW

GILBERT O’SULLIVAN
“Driven” (producer: Andy Wright; guests: Mick Hucknall, KT Tunstall; first single: “Take Love”; Hear here; See here; Amazon UK; Download; On Tour; Union Square / BMG) » BUY NOW

PALISADES
“Reaching Hypercritical” (new single: “Better”; Hear here; See here; On Tour; Rise) » BUY NOW

ZZ TOP
“RAW: ‘That Little Ol’ Band From Texas’ Original Soundtrack” (2019 documentary; Hear here; Trailer; Amazon UK; Walmart-Exclusive Ghostly Grey Vinyl; On Tour; Merch; BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

JULY 29, 2022 RELEASES

THE BABYS
“Anthology” (Clear Vinyl; 1981 compilation; Chrysalis) » BUY NOW

AUG. 12, 2022 RELEASES

PAVEMENT
“Slanted and Enchanted” (Red and White Splatter Vinyl; 1992 debut album; On Tour; Matador) » BUY NOW

SILK SONIC (Bruno Mars + Anderson .Paak)
“An Evening With Silk Sonic” (2021 album; winner of four Grammy Awards, including Record of the Year and Song of the Year for “Leave the Door Open”; See here; Las Vegas Residency; Atlantic / Aftermath) » BUY NOW

AUG. 19, 2022 RELEASES

MUDDY WATERS & THE ROLLING STONES
“Live At Checkerboard Lounge Chicago 1981” (Opaque Red and Opaque White Vinyl; Mercury Studios) » BUY NOW

AUG. 26, 2022 RELEASES

STEVE EARLE & THE DUKES
“JERRY JEFF” (10-song tribute to Jerry Jeff Walker; first single: “Gettin’ By”; Hear here; On Tour; New West) » BUY NOW

MUSE
“Will of the People” (Amazon-Exclusive Red Vinyl; new single: “Compliance”; Hear here; See here; On Tour; Warner) » BUY NOW

SEPT. 23, 2022 RELEASES

MARINA AND THE DIAMONDS
“Electra Heart (Platinum Blonde Edition)” (Pink Vinyl; 2012 album, featuring “Primadonna,” “Power & Control” and “Bubblegum Bitch”; with seven bonus tracks; Hear here; <On Tour; Atlantic) » BUY NOW

SEPT. 30, 2022 RELEASES

L7
“Bricks Are Heavy (30th Anniversary Edition)” (Gold and Black Vinyl; 1992 album; digitally remastered by Howie Weinberg; On Tour; Licorice Pizza) » BUY NOW

OCT. 7, 2022 RELEASES

KENNY BURRELL
“Kenny Burrell” (1956 album; mastered by Kevin Gray from the original analog master tapes, pressed on 180g vinyl at RTI; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

GRANT GREEN
“Feelin’ the Spirit” (1962 album, featuring Herbie Hancock on piano, Butch Warren on bass, Billy Higgins on drums and Garvin Masseaux on tambourine; mastered by Kevin Gray from the original analog master tapes, pressed on 180g vinyl at RTI; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

OCT. 14, 2022 RELEASES

THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND
“Live from A&R Studios, New York, August 26, 1971” (remastered from the original multi-track tapes; Allman Brothers Band Recording Company) » BUY NOW




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