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    Victory For The Comic Muse was first released in 2006 Recorded virtually live in the studio over a two-week period, 'Victory' showcased Neil's restless creativity and his flair for observation and narrative Singles from the album include To Die A Virgin, Diva Lady and live favourite A Lady Of A Certain Age The album has been...
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    In 1990 Neil Hannon started recording and releasing under the name The Divine Comedy Thirty years and twelve great albums later, Hannon is rightly adjudged one of the finest singer songwriters of his generation To celebrate, Divine Comedy Records are remastering and reissuing nine of the band's classic albums The reissues will be...
  • Fin de Siècle was first released in 1998 Chock full of millennial angst, it was the band's most ambitious album to date The album charted at number 9, but it was the third single from the album, National Express, that provided The Divine Comedy with their first top ten single Other stand out tracks from the album...
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    Casanova was the band's third album and the first to bring real success First released in 1996 it explored and dissected a world of casual affairs, loose morals and a thousand anxieties in between Singles Something For The Weekend, Becoming More Like Alfie and The Frog Princess became chart hits and airplay staples while an...
  • Since 2008’s debut album Krülle Bol, This Is The Kit (lead by Kate Stables) have unpicked emotional knots and woven remarkable stories, but even by their high standards, Off Off On is a beautifully clear distillation of Stables’ song-writing gifts By the end of 2018, the band had finished touring their last album, the...
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    Pleased To Meet Me is the critically acclaimed fifth studio album by the American rock band The Replacements Released in 1987 by Sire Records, Pleased To Meet Me is the only album recorded by the band as a trio, after original guitarist Bob Stinson acrimoniously left the band Following last year’s widely acclaimed Dead...
  • The Post Nearly Man is the debut solo album by Mark E Smith, legendary bandleader of the Fall Recorded in part at Pete Waterman’s studio, the album was first released in 1998 and is a mix of spoken word, sound collage, and samples of Fall music resulting in one Smith’s most experimental releases The complete album is now...
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    ( ) -  Sigur Rós’s celebrated third album, and for many people - especially in US where it remains their biggest selling work - the most quintessentially “Sigur Rós” record of their career to date  It is the only album where Jónsi sings entirely in the wordless lyrics of Hopelandic A desire to elide meaning and...
  • Originally released on Magic Marker Records as a double CD in 2008, Dear Nora's Three States: Rarities 1997-2007 is now available on vinyl for the first time This limited edition box set features 60 tracks (including three bonus tracks) spread across three (3) 160 gram virgin black vinyl LPs in black, poly-lined innersleeves, plus...
  • Supersuckers' original Sub Pop Demos from 1989, for the first time on vinyl Remastered by Mikey Young in 2020 Recorded by in late 1988 in Tucson, AZ (tracks 1-2) and late 1989 at Word Of Mouth by Jack Endino, Seattle, WA (tracks 3 to 13) Black Supersuckers on these recordings: Eddie 'Spaghetti' Daly, Dan Bolton, Dan Seigal, Ron...
  • The massively influential band New Order formed in Manchester, England, in 1980, rising from the ashes of UK post-punk pioneers Joy Division Successfully fusing new wave, electronica, synth-pop, and club music earlier than many bands now seen as contemporaries, their unique sound was as insightful and soulful as it was perfectly...
  • 1983’s Confusion 12” marks post-punk legends New Order’s first collaboration with DJ Arthur Baker, and another instalment in their continued journey into electro and synth-pop The lead single is driven by a sharp drum machine pace, synth patterns and a rousing group vocal, which luxuriate across its 8-minute runtime The disc...
  • The band’s seventh single remastered from the original master tapes at Abbey Road Studios Originally released on Factory in April 1984, the title is taken from the Robert Altman movie "Thieves Like Us" The cover design by Peter Saville is based on a painting by Giorgio de...
  • The classic 12” single reissued and remastered from the original master tapes The biggest selling 12” single of all time in the UK, reissued and remastered from the original master tapes at Abbey Road Studios Originally released on Factory Records in March 1983, the single has become the band’s most recognisable...
  • 2xLP includes one limited-edition letterpressed 'Oracle Card' featuring one of five original illustrations from Max Clarke (Cut Worms) 'Nobody Lives Here Anymore' is the haunted reverie of an American landscape in-and-out of Max Clarke’s mind Recorded between May and November 2019 in Memphis, Tennessee, the album is a snow...
  • "What started out in LA with Jon Hill and was finished back in North Carolina at Sylvan Esso’s home studio, Free Love asks major questions about self-image, self-righteousness, friendship, romance, and environmental calamity with enough warmth, playfulness, and magnetism to make you consider an alternate reality These are...
  • “Change is inevitable if you’re lucky,” says guitarist/vocalist Alex Edkins while talking about Atlas Vending, the fourth full-length album by Toronto’s METZ “Our goal is to remain in flux, to grow in a natural and gradual way We’ve always been wary to not overthink or intellectualize the music we love but also not...
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    By far jane's addiction's best album, ritual de lo habitual is chock full of songs that are both catchy and experimental the singles "stop" and "been caught stealing" are good examples; "no one's leaving" has a nice funk edge with some busy guitar work, and "ain't no right" and "obvious" are strong as well unfortunately, "three...
  • From their early days hosting parties in Oxford through to the huge success of their two-part ‘Everything Not Saved Will Be Lost’ album, Foals have consistently explored their interest in dance and electronica Now the band chart the most essential remixes from their career so far as they share the new remix package...
  • Definitive edition of the band’s 1983 studio album Power, Corruption & Lies, including 1LP, two CDs, two DVDs and a book The box which includes an LP, two CDs, two DVDs and a book, features the album remastered for the first time from the original analogue tape masters on LP, and CD The Extras CD contains previously...
  • Shiver is the exciting and boundary pushing second record from LA-based Icelandic musician Jónsi, co-produced by A G Cook (PC Music, Charlie XCX) and comes a decade after his debut, Go, was released The new album features tracks with Liz Fraser (Cocteau Twins) and pop icon Robyn It will be released on 2nd October 2020 and was...
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    "Ai Aso's immaculately crafted form of minimalist pop music skirts the edges of tensity with the manner and with the skill of a tight rope walker, calmly balancing repeatedly at every step, with a combination of surety and the risk of a slip, a fall, and an unknown uncoiling of events Aso's capacity to capture, or inspire, the...
  • Singer-songwriters have been tackling existential questions about life and death since time immemorial… or at least the 1960s But when it came to Blitzen Trapper’s newest album, Holy Smokes Future Jokes, front man Eric Earley looked beyond mere existence—or even the end of it—to contend with grander cosmic explorations:...
  • Sometimes, things just seem to happen for a reason The pieces fall into place in unexpected ways, and life takes a turn no one could have predicted This rings strikingly true for the solo career of Memphis, Tennessee's Julien Baker For years, Baker and a group of close friends have performed as the band Forrister (formerly The...
  • I listened to this album for the first time at the exact coordinates specified in the title: deep into the silent spring of 2020, at a midnight hour in New York lockdown, toasting the end of another day in stasis and anxiety The first lyrics in “Gliding Through” seemed to be written on the spot, for that moment, coming out of...
  • Following Brutalism (2017) and Joy as an Act of Resistance (2018), two releases that garnered global critical acclaim, IDLES return with their highly anticipated third album – Ultra Mono Sonically constructed to capture the feeling of a hip-hop record (including production contribution from Kenny Beats), the album doubles down...
  • As Long As You Are looks to the past as well as the future, confronting old ghosts and embracing a new hope  It is an album about trust, full of honesty, redemption and “letting go”, allowing old wounds to heal and bringing painful chapters to a close As Long As You Are also signals a new era for Future Islands  Drummer...
  • Life Is Crazy, the accurately titled new record from Sean Nicholas Savage, is unlike anything we’ve heard from the cult balladeer No drums or bass on the album, the accompaniment consists strictly of pure piano and lush strings, leaving Savage’s songwriting bare to the listener like never before “for a fresh direction...
  • The Ascension is the eighth studio album from singer, songwriter and composer Sufjan Stevens Sufjan Stevens and is the long awaited follow-up to Stevens’ Carrie & Lowell, one of the most acclaimed albums of 2015 In the time between Carrie & Lowell and The Ascension, Stevens also released Oscar-nominated music for the...
  • Beggars Arkive is excited to announce a limited edition 30-year Anniversary edition of Buffalo Tom’s epic second album Birdbrain Available on mint green vinyl, the album has been out of print for years Buffalo Tom (Bill Janovitz, Chris Colbourn and Tom Maginnis) formed at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst in 1984 - a...
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    Debut on vinyl LP for Mercury Rev’s 2006 soundtrack album, Hello Blackbird At the time, V2 planned to release this on vinyl but the project never got beyond test pressings Strictly limited edition of 1,000 copies on marbled blue vinyl, with a printed inner sleeve Musically, Hello Blackbird allowed Mercury Rev to further...
  • Matador Records will release Yo La Tengo’s Sleepless Night -- a six-song EP with one new tune (“Bleeding”) plus covers of songs by The Byrds, The Delmore Brothers, Bob Dylan, Ronnie Lane, and The Flying Machine The tracks on Sleepless Night were initially released as one side of an LP included within a limited-edition...
  • With their latest work, ​Zap The Planet​, the Freaks find themselves splitting coasts in Montreal and Victoria, distanced by geography and time, connecting via serial transmission tethered to a lone ethernet terminal Extenuating logistics can unexpectedly prompt innovation Their home studios continuously relocated, advanced...
  • We're very excited to share this newly remastered version of the final recordings by ELEVATOR Originally released as a single LP back in 2004, this new version comes with a second full album featuring 11 unreleased tracks from the original sessions! Pressed on coloured vinyl with a nice gatefold jacket and inner sleeves...
  • Optimo Music presents Vanessa 77 the debut album from New Zealander Vanessa Worm After entrusting Optimo Music to release three much loved singles, it seemed right to let Vanessa stretch out across an album and show the world what she is about and how talented she is Vanessa is exactly the kind of artist Optimo Music dreams of...
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    Originally released in 1989 McCarthy's The Enraged Will Inherit The Earth is a musical molotov cocktail that's a mixture of power chords and virile, virtuous lyrics The songwriting is tightly forged and their knack for producing raw pop is at its finest here The Enraged Will Inherit The Earth is a powerful weapon that didn't get...
  • In the winter of 2019, Bob Mould bucked the era’s despair with his most melodic, upbeat album in ages, Sunshine Rock Cut to spring of 2020, and he has this to say: “We’re really in deep shit now” That sentiment informs the new full-length album, Blue Hearts, the raging-but-catchy yin to Sunshine Rock’s...
  • A way station for a lot of young talents-in-waiting, BOX OF CHOCOLATES hailed from the still-forbidding borough of Brooklyn at the end of the 1980s, with their one album released at the dawn of the 90's They contained multitudes, including indie-rockers-to-be, a motion-picture actor, a figment of early Phish's imagination,...
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    Melissa Guion’s second offering for Kranky retains the glassy gauze of her debut, 2016’s Precious Systems, but shaded starker and darker, framed by mechanical rhythms and humid industrial moods She speaks of Sour Cherry Bell as something of a reckoning with her tools of creation: “I was curious to see how far I could go with...
  • For his first record in…uh, well, just a little over a year (!), BILL CALLAHAN’s given us his first Gold Record You could probably call the album “Gold Records” too: all the songs have a stand-alone feel, like singles, meant for you to have a deep encounter with all of a sudden, from the start of the song to the finish And...
  • Witness the ever-changing, ever-mutating threat that is reality Perception is under duress; sensibility is bending everyday under the barrage of nonsense One must make note of whom one is and what one has become: look into the mirror of the planet-killers—psychic cannibals infiltrate and contaminate once familiar and...
  • JASON SIMON, vocalist from the Washington DC psych-rockers DEAD MEADOW, returns to his solo endeavours with a pristine and bucolic album that guides his versatile guitar signature through a dreamy and yearning lyrical universe In one of his clearest efforts to date, A Venerable Wreck brings together ideas from his band’s records...
  • This 30th-anniversary edition of the ‘90s underground rock classic includes all 9 songs from the album, remastered and available together on vinyl for the first time ever! A multitude of rock music scenes populated the expanse of Los Angeles in 1989: hardcore punk, industrial goth, roots rock, and Sunset Strip hair metal, to...
  • Australian outfit Death Bells return with their sophomore album, New Signs of Life Nine Captivating tracks for fans of eighties indie, classic antipodean new wave, and turn of the century post-punk After swapping hemispheres, Australian outfit Death Bells have found a new home in Los Angeles, emerging with a new album of...
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    In 1990 Neil Hannon started recording and releasing under the name The Divine Comedy Thirty years and twelve great albums later, Hannon is rightly adjudged one of the finest singer songwriters of his generation To celebrate, Divine Comedy Records are remastering and reissuing nine of the band’s classic albums Promenade,...
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    “Venus, Cupid, Folly and Time – Thirty Years of The Divine Comedy” In 1990 Neil Hannon started recording and releasing under the name The Divine Comedy Thirty years and twelve great albums later, Hannon is rightly adjudged one of the finest singer songwriters of his generation To celebrate, Divine Comedy Records are...
  • On Room for the Moon, Kate NV follows the muse of music from one chamber of illusion to the next, harmonizing lunar lullabies with a starry compositional choreography Conjured from unlived memories of 70s and 80s Russian and Japanese pop music and film, Room for the Moon is a 20th century fairy tale suspended in time like a moon...
  • It is universally agreed that New Zealand’s Wax Chattels are a must-see live act; their hypnotically sinister debut captured this perfectly Released in 2018 and supported by relentless touring, the eponymous album reached #7 on the Official New Zealand Album Charts, and release week saw the title feature as #1 in Rough Trade’s...
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