Vinyl Vinyl Releases 10.1.2021

Published on October 3rd, 2021 | by Gerry Galipault

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Your Vinyl Store (Oct. 1-7 and Beyond)

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

OCT. 1 RELEASES

CHRISTINA AGUILERA
“My Kind of Christmas” (2000 album; RCA / Legacy) » BUY NOW

TONY BENNETT & LADY GAGA
“Love For Sale” (the follow-up to their 2014 duets album “Cheek to Cheek” marks the final studio recordings for the 95-year-old Bennett; first single: “I Get a Kick Out of You”; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Vinyl Box Set; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, with alternate artwork; Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Yellow Vinyl; Walmart-Exclusive Picture Disc; Columbia / Interscope) » BUY NOW

BLACK SABBATH
“Technical Ecstasy (Super Deluxe Edition)” (1976 album; five-LP box set includes a newly remastered version of the original, a new mix by Steven Wilson, plus more than 90 minutes of previously unreleased outtakes, alternative mixes and live tracks; Merch; Rhino / Warner) » BUY NOW

BUENA VISTA SOCIAL CLUB
“Buena Vista Social Club (25th Anniversary Edition)” (1997 album, produced by Ry Cooder, and winner of the 1998 Grammy Award for Best Traditional Tropical Latin Album; See here; World Circuit) » BUY NOW

ECHO AND THE BUNNYMEN
“Flowers” (2001 album; 180-gram white vinyl) » BUY NOW
“Siberia” (2005 album, featuring “Stormy Weather,” “What If We Are?” and “Parthenon Drive”; 180-gram translucent vinyl; Amazon UK; Demon) » BUY NOW

MELISSA ETHERIDGE
“One Way Out” (she revisits and reworks songs she had written in the late 1980s and early 1990s that never made it onto an album; first single: “One Way Out”; See here; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Ruby Red Vinyl; On Tour; M.L.E. Music / BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

VINCE GUARALDI TRIO
“A Charlie Brown Christmas (Original Sound Track Recording of the CBS Television Special)” (1965 album; collectible silver foil edition; See here; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Picture Disc, silver foil edition; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, silver foil edition, on metallic gold swirl vinyl, with new art poster; Walmart-Exclusive Red Glitter Vinyl, silver foil edition; Merch; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

WHITNEY HOUSTON
“One Wish: The Holiday Album” (2003 album; Walmart-Exclusive White Vinyl; Arista / Legacy) » BUY NOW

METALLICA & VARIOUS ARTISTS
“The Metallica Blacklist” (all-star remakes of songs off Metallica’s 1991 “Black Album”; contributors include Elton John, Miley Cyrus, Weezer, Mac DeMarco, Juanes, St. Vincent, Jason Isbell, My Morning Jacket, etc.; all profits from the tribute record are being split between charities of the artist’s choice and Metallica’s All Within My Hands Foundation; See here; Read here; Rhino / Blackened Recordings) » BUY NOW

DUKE PEARSON
“Merry Ole Soul” (1969 holiday album, with Bob Cranshaw on bass and Mickey Roker on drums, as well as percussionist Airto Moreira on several tracks; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

JOHN PRINE
“Fair & Square” (2005 album; Grammy winner for Best Contemporary Folk Album; Oh Boy) » BUY NOW

TAYLOR SWIFT
“Fearless (Taylor’s Version)” (2021 album, a re-recording of her 2008 album; triple gold LP, with six unreleased tracks; Hear here; Target-Exclusive Red Vinyl; Merch; Republic) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Breaking Bad (Music From the Original TV Series)” (multicolored five-LP box set; Music on Vinyl) » BUY NOW

NEIL YOUNG
“Carnegie Hall 1970” (23 songs from his two Dec. 4 acoustic shows, mixed from the original ¼ inch tapes by Young and Niko Bolas; Merch; Reprise) » BUY NOW

HANS ZIMMER
“No Time To Die (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)” (the 25th James Bond film has been rescheduled to open on April 2; Target-Exclusive Picture Disc; Merch; Decca) » BUY NOW

More Vinyl Releases for Oct. 1, 2021 »

Other Notable Releases

Brandi Carlile Steely Dan Donald Fagen
Hans Zimmer KK’s Priest Samantha Fish
Strand of Oaks Flying Lotus Roger Taylor
OneRepublic Dar Williams Asleep at the Wheel

Join the Vinyl of the Month: The Golden Era Club. »

OCT. 8 RELEASES

BAD BRAINS
“Rock for Light” (1983 album, produced by Ric Ocasek; mastered by Dave Gardner at Infrasonic Mastering and pressed at Furnace Record Pressing; Bad Brains Music; Hear here; Merch; Org Music) » BUY NOW

BAD COMPANY
“Holy Water” (1990 album, featuring “Holy Water,” “If You Needed Somebody” and “Walk Through Fire”; 180-gram aqua blue opaque audiophile vinyl; Merch; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

THE CHARLATANS
“The Charlatans” (Marbled Yellow Vinyl; 1995 album, featuring “Just When You’re Thinkin’ Things Over,” “Crashin’ In” and “Just Lookin'”; Beggars Banquet) » BUY NOW

DE LA SOUL
“De La Soul Is Dead” (White Vinyl; 1991 album, featuring “A Roller Skating Jam Named ‘Saturdays,'” “Ring Ring Ring [Ha Ha Hey],” “Millie Pulled a Pistol on Santa” and “Keepin’ the Faith”; Tommy Boy) » BUY NOW

DR. DRE
“The Chronic” (Target-Exclusive Clear Vinyl; 1992 album, featuring “Nuthin’ but a ‘G’ Thang”; Alliance Entertainment) » BUY NOW

ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA PART II (led by Bev Bevan)
“Electric Light Orchestra Part Two” (1990 album; Renaissance) » BUY NOW

THE NOTORIOUS B.I.G.
“Ready to Die” (Amazon-Exclusive Silver Vinyl; 1994 debut album; Bad Boy) » BUY NOW

P!NK
“All I Know So Far: Setlist” (2021 soundtrack to the documentary film “P!nk: All I Know So Far”; RCA) » BUY NOW

SUBURBAN LAWNS
“Suburban Lawns” (1981 album, originally released by I.R.S. Records, featuring “Janitor”; See here; Superior Viaduct) » BUY NOW

SUGARCULT
“Start Static (20th Anniversary Edition)” (2001 debut album, featuring “Bouncing Off the Walls,” “Pretty Girl” and “Stuck in America”; remastered, with three bonus tracks; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

DONNA SUMMER
“I’m a Rainbow – Recovered & Recoloured” (Clear Vinyl; original 1981 double album, produced by Giorgio Moroder and Pete Bellotte, was not officially released until 1996 and now has been slimmed down to 10 tracks and additional remixes, which have been re-imagined by producers Junior Vasquez, Le Flex, Figo Sound, Jean Tonique, Ladies On Mars and Oliver Nelson; Hear here; Amazon UK; Driven By the Music / Crimson Productions) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“The Best of Bond … James Bond” (triple-vinyl collection; Capitol / UMe) » BUY NOW

VIOLENT FEMMES
“Why Do Birds Sing?” (1991 album, featuring “American Music”; remastered; On Tour, with Flogging Molly; Merch; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

Vinyl Box Sets. »

OCT. 15 RELEASES

THE ALARM
“History Repeating 1981-2021” (two-LP, 40-song anthology includes a new recording of “History Repeating”; Vinyl; Twenty First Century Recording Company) » BUY NOW

THE BEATLES
“Let It Be (Special Edition)” (1970 album, their 12th and final studio LP, featuring the title track, “Get Back” and “The Long and Winding Road”; all editions newly mixed by producer Giles Martin and engineer Sam Okell, sourced from the original session and rooftop performance eight-track tapes; 180-gram heavy vinyl; See here; Read here; Super Deluxe Vinyl Edition, four-LP + 12″ EP box set; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, with T-shirt; Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with four collectible prints; Merch; Apple / Capitol / UMe) » BUY NOW

TONY BENNETT
“Snowfall: The Tony Bennett Christmas Album” (1968 album; newly remixed and remastered; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Snow White Vinyl; Columbia / Legacy) » BUY NOW

COLDPLAY
“Music of the Spheres” (140-gram recycled color vinyl in die-cut sleeve; producer: Max Martin; new single: “Coloratura”; See here; Merch; Atlantic) » BUY NOW

DAVID CROSBY
“If I Could Only Remember My Name (50th Anniversary Edition)” (1971 debut solo album; remastered from the original analog tapes on 180-gram vinyl, with liner Notes by Steve Silberman; Rhino / Atlantic) » BUY NOW

RANDY EDELMAN
“Ghostbusters II (Original Motion Picture Score)” (1989 album; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Glow in the Dark Vinyl; Sony Masterworks) » BUY NOW

FINNEAS
“Optimist” (debut album from the producer, singer-songwriter and brother of Billie Eilish; new single: “A Concert Six Months From Now”; See here; Target-Exclusive Dark Red Vinyl; Walmart-Exclusive White Vinyl; OYOY, Inc. / Interscope) » BUY NOW

MARVIN GAYE
“What’s Going On (Original Detroit Mix)” (1971 album; Motown / Universal Japan) » BUY NOW

BERT JANSCH
“The Ornament Tree” (1990 album; Earth Recordings / Light in the Attic) » BUY NOW

NORAH JONES
“I Dream of Christmas” (her first holiday album, featuring covers and new originals; producer: Leon Michels; first single: “Christmas Calling [Jolly Jones]”; Hear here; Amazon-Exclusive White Vinyl; Target-Exclusive Red Vinyl, with one extra song and a Christmas card; Blue Note) » BUY NOW

JANIS JOPLIN
“Pearl” (1971 album, featuring “Me and Bobby McGee,” “Mercedes Benz,” “Cry Baby” and “Get It While You Can”; UltraDisc One-Step 180-gram 45RPM two-LP box set; Mobile Fidelity) » BUY NOW

JUDAS PRIEST
“Judas Priest: 50 Heavy Metal Years of Music” (Red Vinyl; 16-song compilation, including seven previously unreleased live cuts from the band’s archive; Read here; On Tour; Merch; Columbia / Legacy) » BUY NOW

NICK LOWE
“Labour of Lust” (Pink Vinyl; 1979 album, featuring “Cruel to Be Kind”) » BUY NOW
“The Impossible Bird” (1994 album; remastered) » BUY NOW
“Dig My Mood” (1998 album; remastered; Yep Roc) » BUY NOW

MAC MILLER
“Faces” (2014 mixtape; available on vinyl for the first time; three LPs; with one bonus track, “Yeah”; Hear here; See here; Warner) » BUY NOW

MOVING SIDEWALKS (psychedelic blues rock band founded by ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons)
“Flash” (1969 album; Hear here; Rockbeat) » BUY NOW

NORTH AMERICANS
“Going Steady” (2018 album; with one bonus track, “Catch & Release”; Hear here; Third Man) » BUY NOW

NINA SIMONE
“Nina Simone: The Montreux Years” (double blue and yellow splatter vinyl; BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

CARROLL THOMPSON (“Queen of Lovers Rock”)
“Hopelessly in Love (Deluxe 40th Anniversary Edition)” (1981 album, featuring “Simply in Love”; 180-gram blue vinyl; Hear here; Trojan / Sanctuary) » BUY NOW

TRASHCAN SINATRAS
“I’ve Seen Everything” (Opaque Red Vinyl; 1993 album, featuring “Hayfever”; See here; Last Night From Glasgow) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Arthur Baker Presents Dance Masters: Shep Pettibone – The Classic 12″ Master-Mixes (Volume One: Part One)” (Clear Vinyl; 16 classic 1980s dance mixes on 180-gram heavyweight double vinyl; Track List; Hear here; Amazon UK; Demon Music Group) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Christmas #1’s” (Target-Exclusive Opaque White Vinyl; 16-song compilation from 2007, featuring Bing Crosby, Brenda Lee, Gene Autry, Burl Ives, Nat King Cole, Elton John, Jimmy Boyd, etc.; Track List; UMe) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Titanic (Music From the Motion Picture)” (Translucent Pink Vinyl; 1997 album, featuring Céline Dion’s “My Heart Will Go On”; music composed and conducted by James Horner; Music on Vinyl) » BUY NOW

PAUL WELLER
“Days of Speed” (2001 live album; 18 songs on two LPs) » BUY NOW
“Illumination” (2002 album; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

WARREN ZEVON
“Excitable Boy” (1978 album, produced by Jackson Browne and Waddy Wachtel and featuring “Werewolves of London,” “Lawyers, Guns and Money,” “Roland the Headless Thompson Gunner,” “Excitable Boy,” “Johnny Strikes Up the Band” and “Nighttime in the Switching Yard”; 180-gram translucent red audiophile vinyl; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

Turntables & Accessories. »

OCT. 22 RELEASES

GARY ALLAN
“Ruthless” (his first studio album in more than eight years; producers: Allan, Mark Wright, Tony Brown, Greg Droman, Jay Joyce; CD and Download released on June 25; EMI Nashville) » BUY NOW

HORACE ANDY
“The King Tubby Tapes” (two LPs, 24 songs; featuring selections from Andy’s 1979 album “Pure Ranking” and a second LP of dub remixes; Read here; Demon Music Group) » BUY NOW

BAD SUNS
“Language & Perspective” (2014 album; Vagrant) » BUY NOW

BULLET FOR MY VALENTINE
“Bullet For My Valentine” (first single: “Knives”; See here; Gold Vinyl; Merch; On Tour; Spinefarm / Search & Destroy) » BUY NOW

JOHNNY CASH
“Christmas: There’ll Be Peace in the Valley” (Walmart-Exclusive Holly Green Vinyl; 2016 compilation of 14 holiday classics and spiritual songs; Merch; Columbia / Legacy) » BUY NOW

NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS
“B-Sides & Rarities (Part II)” (two-LP set featuring 19 rare and unreleased tracks from 2006-2020; Vinyl Box Set, seven LPs; Mute / BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

CERRONE
“The Best of Cerrone” (19 songs; double vinyl) » BUY NOW
“The Classics (Best of Instrumentals)” (13 songs; double vinyl; Because Music) » BUY NOW

CLINIC
“Fantasy Island” (first single: “Fantasy Island”; See here; On Tour; Domino) » BUY NOW

JOHN COLTRANE
“A Love Supreme: Live In Seattle” (newly discovered recording from Oct. 2, 1965, at The Penthouse; Impulse!) » BUY NOW

DURAN DURAN
“FUTURE PAST” (their first album in six years; producers: Giorgio Moroder, Mark Ronson, Erol Alkan; guests: Graham Coxon, Lykke Li, Mike Garson; first single: “Invisible”; Read here; Merch; On Tour; Tape Modern / BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

EAGLES
“Eagles” (Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with collectible backstage pass replica; 1972 album) » BUY NOW
“Desperado” (Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with collectible backstage pass replica; 1973 album) » BUY NOW
“On the Border” (Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with collectible backstage pass replica; 1974 album) » BUY NOW
“One of These Nights” (Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with collectible backstage pass replica; 1975 album) » BUY NOW
“Hotel California” (Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with collectible backstage pass replica; 1976 album) » BUY NOW
“The Long Run” (Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with collectible backstage pass replica; 1979 album) » BUY NOW
“Long Road Out of Eden” (Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, with collectible backstage pass replica; 2007 album) » BUY NOW
“Eagles Vinyl Box Set” (Walmart-Exclusive Vinyl, featuring all seven albums with collectible backstage pass replicas; Rhino / Elektra) » BUY NOW

ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA PART II
“Moment of Truth” (1994 album; Renaissance) » BUY NOW

ELLA FITZGERALD
“Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas” (1960 album, with a studio orchestra arranged and conducted by Frank DeVol; transfers from analog tapes and remastered 180-gram vinyl in deluxe gatefold packaging; Verve / UMe) » BUY NOW

FREDDIE HUBBARD
“Ready for Freddie” (1961 album, with Wayne Shorter on tenor saxophone, Bernard McKinney on euphonium, McCoy Tyner on piano, Art Davis on bass and Elvin Jones on drum; all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, and pressed on 180-gram vinyl at Optimal; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

TORI KELLY
“A Tori Kelly Christmas” (Target-Exclusive Santa Red Vinyl; 2020 album; Capitol / UMe) » BUY NOW

CAROLE KING & JAMES TAYLOR
“Live at the Troubadour” (Gold Vinyl; 2010 album, recorded in 2007; lacquers cut by Bernie Grundman at Bernie Grundman Mastering; two-LP set pressed on 180-gram vinyl at The Pallas Group; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Translucent Orange Vinyl; Target-Exclusive Metallic Gold Vinyl, with commemorative concert poster; Craft Recordings / Concord) » BUY NOW

MAC MILLER
“K.I.D.S.” (Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Multicolored Vinyl; 2010 mixtape; Rostrum / Ingrooves) » BUY NOW

MY MORNING JACKET
“My Morning Jacket” (Clear Vinyl; their first new music since 2015; producer: frontman Jim James; new single: “Regularly Scheduled Programming”; See here; Target-Exclusive Yellow & Violet Vinyl; Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Pink Vinyl; On Tour; ATO) » BUY NOW

ELVIS PRESLEY
“Merry Christmas Baby” (Walmart-Exclusive Winter Wonderland Swirled Vinyl; 2016 compilation, 17 songs; Merch; RCA / Legacy) » BUY NOW

THE ROLLING STONES
“Tattoo You (2021 Remaster)” (1981 album, featuring “Start Me Up,” “Waiting on a Friend” and “Hang Fire”; 40th anniversary edition, remastered by Stephen Marcussen, with “Lost & Found,” a new collection of nine previously unreleased songs from the period of the album’s original release; Read here; Standard Vinyl; 5 LP Box Set, with “Lost & Found” and “Still Life: Wembley Stadium 1982,” plus a bonus Picture Disc pressing of “Tattoo You” and a 124-page book featuring more than 200 rare photos from recording sessions and world tour and interviews with producer Chris Kimsey and photographer Hubert Kretzscmar; Merch; Interscope / UMe) » BUY NOW

SEPULTURA
“The Studio Albums 1998-2009” (eight-LP box set; half-speed cut and remastered, pressed on 180-gram vinyl, with rare “RevoluSongs” EP; BMG Rights Management) » BUY NOW

DONNA SUMMER
“All Systems Go” (180-Gram Translucent Orange Vinyl; 1987 album, featuring “Dinner With Gershwin” and “Only the Fool Survives,” a duet with Mickey Thomas; See here; Driven By the Music) » BUY NOW

SUPERCHUNK
“Here’s to Shutting Up (20th Anniversary Reissue)” (2001 album; remastered, with “Bestial Warning,” a bonus CD of 13 previously unreleased demos; See here; Rough Trade-Exclusive Orange Vinyl, with “Bestial Warning” and a 24″ by 24″ poster; Merge) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Reggae Business” (four-LP, four-CD box set of 160 hits and rarities, with vintage posters, postcards, a Trojan embossed medallion and 90-page book; Trojan) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Stand By Me (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)” (1986 album; 180-gram aqua blue audiophile vinyl; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

VIOLA BEACH (all four members of the U.K. band and their manager were killed in a car crash in February 2016)
“Viola Beach” (their 2016 debut album, released on vinyl for the first time; rainbow-colored picture disc; Hear here; Fuller Beans) » BUY NOW

THE WHITE STRIPES
“White Blood Cells” (2001 album, featuring “Fell in Love With a Girl,” “Dead Leaves and the Dirty Ground” and “Hotel Yorba”; See here; Third Man / Legacy) » BUY NOW

Gift Picks for Vinyl. »

OCT. 29 RELEASES

ANTHRAX
“Fistful of Metal” (Walmart-Exclusive Silver & Black Splatter Vinyl; 1984 album; Merch; Megaforce) » BUY NOW

DAVE CHAPPELLE
“8:46” (recording comes from Chappelle’s 2020 viral video ruminating on the murder of George Floyd; B-side features poet Amir Sulaiman; proceeds benefit Duke Ellington School of the Arts; Third Man) » BUY NOW

ALICE COOPER
“Killer” (180-gram audiophile vinyl, with die-cut gatefold cover and calendar) » BUY NOW
“Alice Cooper’s Greatest Hits” (1974 compilation; On Tour, with Ace Frehley; Merch; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

FOR KING & COUNTRY
“A Drummer Boy Christmas” (2020 album; Word Entertainment) » BUY NOW

AL GREEN
“Greatest Hits” (Walmart-Exclusive Translucent Pink Vinyl; Fat Possum) » BUY NOW

DARYL HALL & JOHN OATES
“Abandoned Luncheonette” (180-Gram Translucent Red Audiophile Vinyl; 1973 album, featuring “She’s Gone” and “When the Morning Comes”; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

WHITNEY HOUSTON
“I Will Always Love You: The Best of Whitney Houston” (2012 compilation, released for the first time on vinyl; Arista / Legacy) » BUY NOW

CHARLES MINGUS
“Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus” (1964 album, featuring Eric Dolphy, Booker Ervin and Jaki Byard; transfers from analog tapes and remastered 180-gram vinyl in deluxe gatefold packaging; Verve / UMe) » BUY NOW

KYLIE MINOGUE
“Fever (20th Anniversary Edition)” (White Vinyl; 2001 album, featuring “Can’t Get You Out of My Head,” “In Your Eyes,” “Love at First Sight” and “Come into My World”; See here; Parlophone) » BUY NOW

JONI MITCHELL
“Live At Carnegie Hall 1969” (triple-LP set, mastered by Bernie Grundmal; Rhino / Warner) » BUY NOW

PHISH
“Joy” (2004 album; tri-color mix of blue, red and black vinyl; On Tour; Merch; ATO) » BUY NOW

RARE EARTH
“One World” (1971 album, featuring “I Just Want to Celebrate”; ruby red translucent vinyl; Culture Factory) » BUY NOW

ED SHEERAN
“=” (new single: “Visiting Hours”; See here; Read here; Walmart-Exclusive Ultra Clear Vinyl; Merch; Atlantic) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! (The Original TV Soundtrack)” (Target-Exclusive Green Vinyl; 1966 album; Merch; WaterTower Music / ADA) » BUY NOW

WAR
“Greatest Hits 2.0” (expanded edition of their 1976 hits compilation; Rhino / Avenue) » BUY NOW

WHITESNAKE
“Restless Heart (25th Anniversary Edition)” (1997 album; remixed and remastered, with unreleased demos and studio recordings; Read here; Super Deluxe Edition, five-CD, one-DVD box set; On Tour, with Foreigner in 2022; Merch; Rhino) » BUY NOW

WORLD PARTY
“Goodbye Jumbo” (1990 album, featuring “Way Down Now,” “Put the Message in the Box,” “Thank You World” and “When the Rainbow Comes”; See here; Amazon UK; Seaview) » BUY NOW

NOV. 5 RELEASES

ABBA
“Voyage” (their first album in 40 years; first single: “I Still Have Faith in You”; See here; ABBA: The Voyage Interview; Read here; Amazon UK; Amazon-Exclusive Orange Vinyl; Target-Exclusive Yellow Vinyl, with alternate artwork; Merch; Capitol) » BUY NOW

THE BLACK KEYS
“El Camino (10th Anniversary Super Deluxe Edition)” (five-LP box set, featuring the remastered album, an unreleased Portland, Maine, live recording, a BBC Radio 1 Zane Lowe session from 2012, a 2011 session at Electro-Vox studio, etc.; Read here; Triple Vinyl; Merch; Nonesuch) » BUY NOW

ART BLAKEY & THE JAZZ MESSENGERS
“First Flight To Tokyo: The Lost 1961 Recordings” (featuring trumpeter Lee Morgan, tenor saxophonist Wayne Shorter, pianist Bobby Timmons, and bassist Jymie Merritt; newly transferred from the original 1/4″ tape reels; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

THE CITY OF PRAGUE PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
“The Complete Harry Potter Film Music Collection” (four-LP box set; Merch; Diggers Factory) » BUY NOW

FAUST
“1971-1974” (seven-LP box set; Hear/Read here; Bureau B) » BUY NOW

GARBAGE
“beautifulgarbage (20th Anniversary)” (2001 album, featuring “Androgyny,” “Cherry Lips” and “Breaking Up the Girl”; remastered by Billy Bush and Butch Vig; triple-LP set featuring the original album, B-sides, demos and remixes housed in a deluxe clamshell; Standard Vinyl; Geffen / UMe) » BUY NOW

BILLY JOEL
“The Vinyl Collection, Vol. 1” (nine-LP box set contains everything from 1971’s “Cold Spring Harbor” to 1981’s “Songs in the Attic,” plus the previously unreleased “Live at the Great American Music Hall” from 1975; all sourced from the original album tapes and prepared by Ted Jensen at Sterling Sound; Columbia / Legacy) » BUY NOW

DEMI LOVATO
“Dancing with the Devil … the Art of Starting Over” (Target-Exclusive Translucent Red Vinyl, with two extra songs; 2021 album; Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Orange Vinyl; Walmart-Exclusive Turquoise Vinyl; Island) » BUY NOW

GRAEME REVELL
“The Crow (Original Motion Picture Score)” (1994 album; two-LP deluxe edition includes 14 unreleased tracks and features a wide-spine embossed jacket, inner-sleeves full of film stills and new notes and a fold-out 18×24 movie poster; Varѐse Sarabande) » BUY NOW

LeANN RIMES
“Blue (25th Anniversary Edition)” (1996 debut album, featuring “Blue,” “Hurt Me,” “One Way Ticket [Because I Can],” “Unchained Melody” and “The Light in Your Eyes”; Walmart-exclusive sea grass blue vinyl; See here; Curb, Nov. 4) » BUY NOW

DIANA ROSS
“Thank You” (her first album in 15 years; first single: “Thank You”; See here; On Tour; Decca) » BUY NOW

DARIUS RUCKER
“#1’s – Volume 1” (Walmart-Exclusive Red Vinyl; Capitol Nashville) » BUY NOW

PETER TOSH
“Live at My Father’s Place 1978” (recorded at the Long Island venue and simulcast by radio station WLIR; Rockbeat) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Elf (Music from the Major Motion Picture)” (Walmart-Exclusive Narwohl Blue Vinyl; 2003 soundtrack; Trailer; WaterTower Music) » BUY NOW

NOV. 12 RELEASES

THE CHICKS
“The Essential Chicks” (two-LP, 30-song set from 2010, released on vinyl for the first time; Columbia Nashville / Legacy) » BUY NOW

EAGLES
“Live At The Forum ’76” (recorded during their three-night run at the L.A. venue in October 1976, just as the band was finishing up their “Hotel California” album; two-LP set on 180-gram vinyl; Merch; Rhino / Elektra) » BUY NOW

ARLO PARKS
“Collapsed in Sunbeams” (Urban Outfitters-Exclusive Lemonade Vinyl; 2021 album; On Tour; Transgressive) » BUY NOW

VARIOUS ARTISTS
“Drive (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)” (Neon Noir Splatter Vinyl; 2011 album; original score by Cliff Martinez; Lakeshore) » BUY NOW

NOV. 19 RELEASES

ART BLAKEY & THE JAZZ MESSENGERS
“The Big Beat” (1960 album, with Lee Morgan, Wayne Shorter, Bobby Timmons and Jymie Merritt; all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, and pressed on 180-gram vinyl at Optimal; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

COLIN BLUNSTONE
“One Year (50th Anniversary Edition)” (1971 debut solo album; mastered by Joe Lizzi, with 14 bonus tracks and new liner notes by Blunstone; Hear here; Sundazed Music) » BUY NOW

JAMES BLUNT
“The Stars Beneath My Feet (2004-2021)” (Clear White Vinyl; 30-track compilation, featuring four new songs; Read here; Clear White Vinyl; Atlantic) » BUY NOW

DONALD BYRD
“Places and Spaces” (1975 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

RAY CHARLES
“True Genius” (double vinyl collection of recordings on his Tangerine label; remastered from the original masters; Tangerine) » 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

FLAMIN’ GROOVIES
“Flamin’ Groovies Now” (1978 album, produced by Dave Edmunds; Liberation Hall) » BUY NOW

GENESIS
“The Last Domino?” (two-CD, 26-song collection of hits and choice album cuts; Read here; On Tour; Merch; Rhino / Atlantic) » BUY NOW

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

BOBBI HUMPHREY
“Fancy Dancer” (1975 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

KISS
“Destroyer (45th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)” (1976 album, featuring “Beth,” “Shout It Out Loud” and “Detroit Rock City”; with 12 bonus tracks, 10 previously unreleased, including the new “Beth [Acoustic Mix],” 1/2-speed mastered album from Abbey Road Mastering Studios on 180-gram heavy audiophile vinyl; Super Deluxe Digital Edition; Merch; UMe) » BUY NOW

NICKI MINAJ
“Pink Friday (10th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)” (Pink/White Swirl Vinyl; 2011 album; with eight bonus tracks; Cash Money) » BUY NOW

CHARLES MINGUS
“The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady” (1963 album; transfers from analog tapes and remastered 180-gram vinyl in deluxe gatefold packaging; Verve / UMe) » BUY NOW

LEO NOCENTELLI (Meters guitarist)
“Another Side” (unreleased folk album recorded in the early 1970s, backed by Allen Toussaint, James Black, George Porter Jr. and Zigaboo Modeliste; Hear here; Read here; Light in the Atti) » BUY NOW

OASIS
“Oasis Knebworth 1996” (soundtrack to their new documentary; See/Read here; Merch; Big Brother Recordings) » BUY NOW

ROBERT PLANT | ALISON KRAUSS
“Raise the Roof” (producer: T Bone Burnett; guests: Jay Bellerose, Marc Ribot, David Hidalgo, Bill Frisell, Buddy Miller, Dennis Crouch, Viktor Krauss, Russ Pahl; first single: a cover of Lucinda Williams’ “Can’t Let Go”; Hear here; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive Translucent Blue Vinyl; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, with two extra songs and alternate art; Rounder) » BUY NOW

HORACE SILVER QUINTET
“6 Pieces of Silver” (1956 album, featuring Donald Byrd, Hank Mobley, Doug Watkins and Louis Hayes; all-analog, mastered by Kevin Gray from the original master tapes, and pressed on 180-gram vinyl at Optimal; Blue Note / UMe) » BUY NOW

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN & THE E STREET BAND
“The Legendary 1979 No Nukes Concerts” (two-LP set features 13 songs performed over two nights, newly remixed and remastered, with a 24-page book of rare photos and memorabilia, an essay and a 33″ x 19″ poster; Merch; Columbia / Legacy) » BUY NOW

STING
“The Bridge” (first single: “If It’s Love”; Hear here; Read here; Barnes & Noble-Exclusive White Vinyl; Target-Exclusive Vinyl, with three extra songs; A&M) » BUY NOW

TWENTY ONE PILOTS
“Scaled and Icy” (Amazon-Exclusive Orange Vinyl; 2021 album; Target-Exclusive White Vinyl; Walmart-Exclusive Curacao Color Vinyl; Merch; Fueled By Ramen) » BUY NOW

TWISTED SISTER
“Big Hits and Nasty Cuts” (1992 compilation; 16 songs; double translucent gold vinyl; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

CARRIE UNDERWOOD
“Greatest Hits: Decade #1” (2014 compilation, released on vinyl for the first time; Arista Nashville / Legacy) » BUY NOW

THE WEEKND
“The Highlights” (Target-Exclusive Red Sparkle Vinyl; 2021 compilation; 18 songs on two LPs; XO / Republic) » BUY NOW

FRANK ZAPPA & THE MOTHERS OF INVENTION
“200 Motels (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [50th Anniversary Edition]” (1971 album; newly remastered by Bernie Grundman, with a booklet and mini-replica movie poster; pressed on 180-gram heavyweight vinyl by Optimal Media in Germany; Hear here; Merch; Zappa Records / UMe) » BUY NOW

NOV. 26 RELEASES

THE BLUES BROTHERS
“Briefcase Full of Blues” (1978 live album, recorded at Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles when the band opened for comedian Steve Martin; featuring “Soul Man” and “Rubber Biscuit”; 180-gram blue vinyl; Atlantic) » BUY NOW

DAVID BOWIE
“Brilliant Adventure (1992-2001)” (18-LP box set includes the albums “Black Tie White Noise,” “The Buddha of Suburbia,” “1.Outside,” “Earthling” and “hours …,” with the expanded live album “BBC Radio Theatre, London, June 27, 2000,” the rarities compilation “RE:CALL 5” and the previously unreleased “Toy” album; Vinyl; Merch; Rhino / Parlophone) » BUY NOW

BREAD
“The Best of Bread” (1973 compilation; 180-gram translucent gold audiophile vinyl; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

LARRY CORYELL AND THE ELEVENTH HOUSE
“Larry Coryell and the Eleventh House At Montreux” (1974 album; double split red and yellow translucent vinyl; Culture Factory) » BUY NOW

GROUPLOVE
“Never Trust a Happy Song (10 Year Anniversary Green Vinyl)” (2011 debut album, featuring “Tongue Tied” and “Colours”; See here; On Tour; Merch; Canvasback / Atlantic) » BUY NOW

K.D. LANG
“All You Can Eat” (Orange Translucent Vinyl; 1995 album; Warner) » BUY NOW

THE MONKEES
“Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd.” (Violet Vinyl; 1967 album, featuring “Pleasant Valley Sunday,” “Words,” “Daily Nightly,” “Star Collector” and “Cuddly Toy”; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

RARE EARTH
“Live in Chicago” (1973 album; red translucent vinyl; Culture Factory) » BUY NOW

TODD RUNDGREN
“A Wizard, A True Star” (1973 album, featuring “Sometimes I Don’t Know What to Feel” and “Just One Victory”; double turquoise blue vinyl; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

CARLY SIMON
“The Best of Carly Simon” (1975 album; 180-gram translucent red audiophile vinyl; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

FRANKIE VALLI AND THE 4 SEASONS
“Anthology” (1988 compilation, originally released on Rhino Records; two LPs, 26 songs; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

DEC. 3 RELEASES

CHUCK BERRY
“Chuck Berry Is On Top” (Red Audiophile Vinyl; 1959 album, featuring “Maybellene,” “Johnny B. Goode,” “Almost Grown,” “Carol” and “Little Queenie”; Friday Music) » BUY NOW

JOHNNY CASH
“Bear’s Sonic Journals: Live At The Carousel Ballroom, April 24, 1968” (recorded just days before Cash’s legendary “At Folsom Prison” was released; Hear/Read here; Merch; Owsley Stanley Foundation / Renew Records / BMG / Legacy) » BUY NOW

THE DOORS
“L.A. Woman (50th Anniversary Deluxe Edition)” (1971 album; three-CD, one-LP set, with more than two hours of studio outtakes, including the original demo of “Riders on the Storm” recorded at Sunset Sound Studios; remastered by original engineer Bruce Botnick; Hear here; Merch; Rhino / Elektra) » BUY NOW

ELMORE JAMES
“The Fire/Enjoy Singles” (box set includes nine 7″ discs and a Fire Records tote bag; P-Vine) » BUY NOW

DR. LONNIE SMITH (the master of the Hammond organ died on Sept. 28)
“Breathe” (2021 album; Blue Note / UMG) » BUY NOW

THE WATERBOYS
“Room to Roam” (1990 album; half-speed mastered by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios; two LPs at 45 rpm on 180-gram vinyl; Chrysalis) » BUY NOW

DEC. 10 RELEASES

BLACK PUMAS
“Black Pumas” (Target-Exclusive Red and Black Vinyl, with digital download; 2019 album; ATO) » BUY NOW

LADY GAGA
“Born This Way The Tenth Anniversary” (2011 album; three-LP set includes the original album, with six alternate versions reimagined by LGBTQIA+ artists and advocates, including Big Freedia’s version of “Judas”; Hear here; Read here; Merch; Interscope) » BUY NOW

THE NEW PORNOGRAPHERS
“Mass Romantic” (2000 debut album; red vinyl, including a bonus 7-inch, “Letter From An Occupant,” which features two rare B-sides, “The End of Medicine” and “When I Was a Baby”; On Tour; Matador) » BUY NOW

RuPAUL
“Supermodel of the World” (1993 album, featuring “Supermodel [You Better Work]”; Hear here; Merch; Tommy Boy) » BUY NOW

DEC. 17 RELEASES

DION
“Stomping Ground” (producers: Wayne Hood, Dion; guests: Bruce Springsteen, Eric Clapton, Billy F Gibbons, Boz Scaggs, Mark Knopfler, Peter Frampton, Rickie Lee Jones, Keb’ Mo’, Joe Bonamassa, etc.; new single: “Take It Back”; Hear here; KTBA Records) » BUY NOW

JAMIROQUAI
“Travelling Without Moving (25th Anniversary Edition)” (1996 album, featuring “Virtual Insanity,” “Cosmic Girl” and “Alright”; double 180-gram yellow vinyl; Read here; Sony UK) » BUY NOW

SUM 41
“Does This Look Infected?” (Blue Swirl Vinyl; 2002 album; Green Swirl Vinyl; Orange Swirl Vinyl; Red Swirl Vinyl; Aquarius / Unidisc Music Inc.) » BUY NOW

JAN. 7, 2022 RELEASES

DAVID BOWIE
“Toy” (deluxe edition of unreleased album, recorded in 2001; originally released as part of the “Brilliant Adventure (1992-2001)” box set, issued on Nov. 26; Merch; Rhino / Parlophone) » BUY NOW

DEBBIE GIBSON
“The Body Remembers” (her first album in 20 years features 15 new tracks written or co-written by Gibson, along with a studio version remake of her 1989 hit power ballad “Lost in Your Eyes,” now a duet with Joey McIntyre; new single: “One Step Closer”; See here; Stargirl) » BUY NOW

JAN. 14, 2022 RELEASES

BON IVER
“Bon Iver (10th Anniversary Edition)” (White Vinyl; 2011 album, featuring “Holocene” and “Beth/Rest”; won the Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music Album in 2012; See here; Jagjaguwar) » BUY NOW

FEB. 11, 2022 RELEASES

THE RAINCOATS
“The Raincoats (40th Anniversary Remaster)” (1979 album; in 2020, Rolling Stone ranked the album at No. 398 in its list of the 500 Greatest Albums of All Time; Kill Rock Stars) » BUY NOW

APRIL 22, 2022 RELEASES

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

MAY 27, 2022 RELEASES

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




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