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Single-sided 12" EP featuring two new originals from RSD US Ambassadors Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires, a reimagined version of "Tour of Duty" from the Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit album Here We Rest, and a cover of Richard Thompson's "Beeswing". Side B holds a stunning vinyl etching designed by Pearl Rachinsky-Moreland.

1. Old Habits (Amanda Shires)
2. Hired Gun (Jason Isbell)
3. Tour of Duty
4. Beeswing (Richard Thompson)

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Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires - The Sound Emporium EP [RSD 2023] []
$17.98
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A single LP collection of the b-sides and rarities featured alongside the singles from Tori's seminal release (and solo debut), Little Earthquakes. This is the first time these songs have been collected on a single release.

Side One
1. UPSIDE DOWN [4:22]
2. THOUGHTS [2:43]
3. SONG FOR ERIC [1:52]
4. THE POOL [2:49]
5. HUMPTY DUMPTY [2:51]
6. FLYING DUTCHMAN [6:30]

Side Two
1. TAKE TO THE SKY [4:18]
2. SWEET DREAMS [3:26]
3. MARY [4:25]
4. SUGAR [4:25]
5. ODE TO THE BANANA KING (PART ONE) [4:08]

Tori Amos - Little Earthquakes - The B-Sides [RSD 2023] []
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Demon Records are delighted to announce the release of Haircut 100% Live! Hammersmith Odeon Spring 1982 for Record Store Day 2023, released with full co-operation of the band. Haircut 100% Live! Hammersmith Odeon Spring 1982 is an in-concert album that highlights the group at the summit of their powers – high speed funk, to-die for pop and sweet melodies against the backdrop of Haircutmania. No overdubs and the high-octane energy of youth. The group moved from being London underground darlings to chart sensations in less than six months, and within a year had disappeared into pop’s ether, leaving behind one memorable album and four Top 10 UK singles, but many have said that the real way to experience the power of the Haircuts was to see them play live.

Pressed on zinging translucent red vinyl, Haircut 100% Live! Hammersmith Odeon Spring 1982 is an absolute must for all fans of frenetic funky fabulous melodic pop. This recently unearthed recording was part of the acclaimed Pelican West 40 CD set.

It includes their cover version of set opener Low Rider by War, where the group all appeared on stage one-by-one. Inner bag contains snapshots taken at the Hammersmith gig and after show on 1 April 1982 from guitarist Graham Jones’ personal archive. Mastered by Phil Kinrade at AIR Mastering.


SIDE A
1. LOW RIDER
2. BAKED BEANS
3. FAVOURITE SHIRTS (BOY MEETS GIRL)
4. CALLING CAPTAIN AUTUMN
5. MILK FILM
6. SNOW GIRL

SIDE B
1. LEMON FIREBRIGADE
2. FANTASTIC DAY
3. LOVE’S GOT ME IN TRIANGLES
4. LOVE PLUS ONE
5. KINGSIZE (YOU’RE MY LITTLE STEAM WHISTLE)

Haircut 100 - Live in Hammersmith 1983 [RSD 2023] []
$20.99
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You're My Favorite Song/Bottle Up My Tears/Lay Your Heart On Mine/How's Everything/Please Please Me/Just A Breath Away/Rainy Day Games/His Way Alone/24-Hour Woman/Sexy Movies/Under The Influence Of Love/Close Enough For Me/Mama Tried

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Victoria Hallman - From Bakersfield to Birmingham [RSD 2023] []
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A one man band born in the mid 70’s in Detroit, MI, The Happy Dragon Band is the brain child of Thomas Court. A studio wiz, synth pioneer and electronic music professor. After releasing one private press LP he went on to other pursuits and the obligatory obscurity followed. This is truly a one of a kind mashup of early analog synths, Floydian psych ballads, and even some proto new wave and reggae. The record will be getting its first ever reissue and wide release for Record Store Day 2023, and is limited to 1,000 copies worldwide.

A1 3-D, Free
A2 Positive People
A3 In Flight
A4 Long Time
A5 Bowling Pin Intro
A6 Lyrics Of Love
B1 Disco American
B2 Inside The Pyramid
B3 Astro Phunk
B4 3-D, Free (Electronic)
B5 Re-Re Love (Bonus Track)
B6 Fanty (Bonus Track)

The Happy Dragon Band - The Happy Dragon Band [RSD 2023] []
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With his 1981 solo debut album The Red and the Black, Jerry Harrison proves his formidable talent as a multi-instrumentalist and songwriter. Dense, abrasive and focused, The Red and the Black’s complex and funky musical style was ahead of its time. Harrison's observations throughout the album on the modern condition ring all the more true in our digital age. This limited edition 2LP edition features the 1981 album recut from the original tapes plus a bonus LP of previously unreleased outtakes and alternate mixes.

A1. THINGS FALL APART
A2. SLINK
A3. THE NEW ADVENTURE
A4. MAGIC HYMIE

B1. FAST KARMA/NO QUESTIONS [
B2. WORLDS IN COLLISON [
B3. THE RED NIGHTS
B4. NO MORE RERUNS
B5. NO WARNING, NO ALARM

C1. THINGS FALL APART (INSTRUMENTAL MIX)
C2. SLINK (INSTRUMENTAL MIX)
C3. FAST KARMA/NO QUESTIONS (INSTRUMENTAL MIX)

D1. MAGIC HYMIE (INSTRUMENTAL MIX) [
D2. NO MORE RERUNS (INSTRUMENTAL MIX)
D3. WORLDS IN COLLISON (INSTRUMENTAL MIX)
D4. THE RED NIGHTS (INSTRUMENTAL MIX)

Jerry Harrison - The Red and The Black [RSD 2023] []
$34.98
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Recorded during Pearl Jam’s March 5 1998 Melbourne Park show during the Australian tour in support of their fifth studio album Yield, the highly sought after Give Way is released on vinyl for the first time as well as officially released on CD. The 17-track album, pressed on double black vinyl and housed in a gatefold sleeve, includes live versions of “Given To Fly”, “Faithfull” and “Do The Evolution.” The CD, originally scheduled for release in 1998 as a promotional item, never saw the light of day outside of an extremely limited number surfacing over the years...until now.

The title of this Record Store Day 2023 release, Give Way, is a nod to the Australian counterpart to the United States’ yield sign.

Pearl Jam - Give Way [RSD 2023] []
$12.96
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Prefab Sprout announce the RSD exclusive vinyl release of Steve McQueen Acoustic. In the summer of 2006, founder Paddy McAloon recorded new versions of tracks from Prefab Sprout’s critically acclaimed album 1985 album Steve McQueen (released in the US as Two Wheels Good) - rebuilding them from scratch with acoustic guitars, sequencers and samples, with producer Calum Malcolm. Always looking to move forward and reimagine work, Paddy said of the release: “like many people, I’m always curious to hear another take on a song.”

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Prefab Sprout - Steve McQueen [RSD 2023] []
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A newly remastered version of Suzi’s second album, taken from the recently released 8CD Box ‘The Rock Box’. This edition features the original album on LP1, but with a bonus vinyl of non-album singles, b-sides and outtakes.  Includes the worldwide hits: The Wild One and Devil Gate Drive.  

Side 1 -  The Wild One / Keep A-Knockin’ / Too Big /  Klondyke Kate / Savage Silk / Move It. Side 2 – Hit The Road Jack / Trouble / Cat Size / A Shot Of Rhythm And Blues / Friday. Side 3 (Bonus Disc) – Devil Gate Drive [Single] / In The Morning [B-Side] / I Wanna Be Free [B-Side] / The Wild One [Single] / Shake My Sugar [B-Side]. Side 4 (Bonus Disc) – Angel Flight [non-album] / The Wild One [Dry Mix]

Suzi Quatro - Quatro [RSD 2023] []
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SIDE A 1-Freiheit Ouvertüre 2-Convict 3-I'm American 4-One Foot In Hell 5-Hostage

SIDE B 1-The Hands 2-Speed Of Light 3-Signs Say Go 4-Re-Arrange You 5-The Chase

SIDE C 1-Murderer? 2-Circles 3-If I Could Change It All 4-An Intentional Confrontation

SIDE D 1-A Junkie's Blues 2-Fear City Slide 3-All The Promises

Queensryche - Operation Mindcrime II [RSD 2023] []
$59.98
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In 1984, Robert Diggs, now known as RZA, formed a rap group with his cousins Russell Jones and Gary Grice which they called “All In Together Now”.  Diggs and Grice then signed with Jamaica Records for management purposes and Jamaica convinced Tommy Boy Records to sign Diggs as a solo artist under the name Prince Rakeem in 1989.  “Ooh I Love You Rakeem” was released as a single but Diggs was subsequently dropped by Tommy Boy Records, and later went on to form the Wu Tang Clan. This remastered, colored, single contains the track title, “Sexcapades” & “Deadly Venoms” and was initially released in 1991.

A1. Ooh I Love You Rakeem (Baggin' Ladies Mix)
A2. Ooh I Love You Rakeem (Baggin' Ladies Instrumental)
A3. Deadly Venoms (Vocals Up)
A4. Sexcapades (DMD Mix)
B1. Sexcapades (Wutang Mix)
B2. Sexcapades (DMD Radio Mix)
B3. Sexcapades (DMD Instrumental)
B4. Sexcapades (Wutang Instrumental Mix)

Prince Rakeem - Ooh I Love You Rakeem/Sexcapades [RSD 2023] []
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Original mixes by album producer Graham Gouldman and 3 additional songs from the sessions not included on the original album. Featuring alternative artwork found in the Warner Library.

Side 1

1. WE WANT THE AIRWAVES
2. ALL’S QUIET ON THE EASTERN FRONT
3. THE KKK TOOK MY BABY AWAY
. DON’T GO
. YOU SOUND LIKE YOU’RE SICK
6. IT’S NOT MY PLACE (IN THE 9 TO 5 WORLD)
7. I CAN’T GET YOU OUT OF MY MIND

Side 2
1. SHE’S A SENSATION
2. 7-11
3. YOU DIDN’T MEAN ANYTHING TO ME
. SLEEPING TROUBLES
5. THIS BUSINESS IS KILLING ME
6. SITTING IN MY ROOM
7. TOURING

Ramones - Pleasant Dreams (The New York Mixes)  [RSD 2023] []
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In short order, the young Nashville band has risen from humble beginnings playing the Nashville house party scene and DIY art gatherings to performing at festivals like Bonnaroo and Forecastle and sharing bills with the likes of Rostam and Cold War Kids.

With ‘Wait,’ Arlie make good on the potential exhibited on their early singles. Lead single “barcelona boots” is a swirl of washed-out synths and Banks’ yearning falsetto, while “too long” is a sighing ballad underpinned with psychedelic atmospherics. On the EP's closer -- the tropical, hazy “tossing and turning” -- Arlie turns a self-deprecating eye on a superficial generation so fixated on projecting a lifestyle that they miss out on living the actual life.

1. big fat mouth  2. barcelona boots  3. too long 4. water damage 5. didya think 6. tossing and turning 

Arlie - Wait [RSD 2023] []
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Cementing herself as one of this year’s breakthrough artists to watch, Los Angeles singer-songwriter Em Beihold released her debut Egg In The Backseat EP via Moon Projects/Republic Records in July 2022. Available for the first time on vinyl, this 12” EP is pressed on Duckie Yellow vinyl. Featuring the RIAA platinum-certified hit single “Numb Little Bug.” 

SIDE A:
1. Goo
2. Numb Little Bug
3. Porcelain

SIDE B:
1. Egg in the Backseat
2. Too Precious
3. 12345
4. Spiderman

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Em Beihold - Egg In The Backseat [RSD 2023] []
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All In For The Gambler: All-Star Concert Celebration is a once-in-a-lifetime concert event honoring Kenny Rogers’ historic 60-year career and features the final performance with Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton together, one of popular music’s most beloved duets of all time. Recorded live at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, this one-night-only concert taping brought together fans, friends and music icons to celebrate Kenny Rogers. Available on 2 LP set for Record Store Day 2023.

SIDE A:
1. The Gambler
2. Tulsa Turnaround
3. Love Or Something Like It
4. She Believes in Me
5. Blaze Of Glory
SIDE B:
6. You Turn The Light On
7. Back To The Well
8. Coward Of The County
9. Sweet Music Man
10. Twenty Years Ago
SIDE C:
11. Just Dropped In (To See What Condition My Condition Is In)
12. Morning Desire
13. Lucille
14. Through The Years
15. We've Got Tonight
SIDE D:
16. Lady
17. You Can't Make Old Friends
18. I Will Always Love You
19. Islands In The Stream

Kenny Rogers -  All In For The Gambler: All-Star Concert Celebration  [RSD 2023] []
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In 1968 The Rolling Stones returned to their blues roots on Beggars Banquet, which was immediately acclaimed as one of their landmark achievements. A strong acoustic Delta blues flavor colors much of the material, particularly “Prodigal Son” and “No Expectations.” Basic rock n’ roll is not forgotten with “Street Fighting Man” and “Sympathy For The Devil.” The lyrical bite of the material ensured the album’s place as one of the top blues-based records of all time.

Exclusive to Record Store Day 2023, this LP is pressed on grey, blue, black and white swirl vinyl as an ode to the lyric “a swirling mass of grey, blue, black and white,” from “Salt Of The Earth,” as performed in The Rolling Stones Rock And Roll Circus. Featuring the original album artwork and an original window display poster.

The Rolling Stones - Beggars Banquet [RSD 2023] []
$32.99
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The first authorized concert album from the 1980s San Francisco new wave /post-punk band, captured during the months when the band was recording its debut album, It's a Condition. The 11-song set features most of those album tracks as well as the later B-side, "Guards," and two previously unreleased songs, "Fine Line Number" and "Double Shot." This crucial document provides a snapshot of the band that would soon win notoriety with the MTV hits "Never Say Never" and "A Girl in Trouble (Is a Temporary Thing)."

The performance was not previously available and makes its debut on this vinyl release pressed on Galaxy Blue vinyl, coming first to record stores as part of Record Store Day.

Side A: 1) Guards 2) Nothing for Me 3) Confrontation 4) Fine Line Number 5) Charred Remains 6) Drop Your Eyes
Side B: 1) Love Is an Illness 2) White Sweater 3) Talk Dirty to Me 4) Fear to Fear 5) Double Shot

Romeo Void - Live From The Mabuhay Gardens November 14, 1980 [RSD 2023] []
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Bish at the Bank: Live in Baltimore is an official, previously unissued set of recordings by one of the unsung heroes of bepop jazz piano, Walter Bishop Jr., featuring a swinging trio with Harold Vick on saxophone, Lou McIntosh on bass and Dick Berk on drums. This hand-numbered (limited edition worldwide of 3000), double LP set was transferred from the original tape reels and is pressed on 180g vinyl and boasts 100 minutes of music, The gatefold sleeve includes an extensive booklet with essays by esteemed jazz journalist Ted Panken and jazz video journalist and friend of Bishop's, Bret Primack, rare photos by Don Schlitten, Raymod Ross and Jan Persson, and poetry pieces written by Bishop. The set is produced by label owner/musician Cory Weeds and "Jazz Detective" producer Zev Feldman.

The double LP set consists of two shows recorded in Baltimore, Maryland, LP 1 recorded at The Madison Club on August 28, 1966 and LP 2 at The Famous Ballroom on February 26, 1967.

Harlem-born Bishop began his performing and recording career as part of Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers on his debut Blue Note album in 1948. His bebop style continued on with gigs and recordings with Kenny Dorham, Jimmy Heath, Milt Jackson, Stan Getz, Charlie Parker, Miles Davis, Oscar Pettiford, Wynton Kelly and many others. In the 1960s he fronted a trio with Jimmy Garrison and G.T. Hogan. He recorded for various independent labels including Jazztime, Black Jazz and Muse Records.

The 8-track set cooks with two Miles Davis compositions along with standards such as “Willow Weep for Me,” Antonio Carlos Jobim’s “Quiet Nights” and Henry Mancini’s “The Days of Wine and Roses."

Side A (25:10)
1) My Secret Love (12:47)
2) Blues (12:23)

Side B (24:39)
1) Days of Wine & Rose (14:55)
2) Quiet Nights (10:10)

Side C (25:06)
1) If I Were A Bell (11:00)
2) So What (13:45)

Side D (24:54)
1) Willow Weep For Me (11:46)
2) Pfrancing (No Blues) (13:02)

Walter Bishop, Jr. - Bish at the Bank: Live in Baltimore [RSD 2023] []
$49.99
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Queen Talk: Live at the Left Bank is an official, never-before-released concert recording from one of the greatest female jazz organists of all-time, Shirley Scott, featuring a powerhouse trio with George Coleman on tenor saxophone and Bobby Durham on drums, plus special guest vocalist Ernie Andrews on three tracks. This hand-numbered, limited edition (3000 worldwide), double LP set was transferred from the original tape reels and is pressed on 180g vinyl. It features 100 minutes of music and is packaged in a gatefold sleeve with an extensive booklet with liner notes by acclaimed music writer A. Scott Galloway, rare photos by Don Schlitten and Raymond Ross, and memorabilia from the Left Bank archives plus interviews with jazz organ icon Joey DeFrancesco, former Shirley Scott bandmate, saxophonist Tim Warfield, and pianist Monty reminiscing about drummer Bobby Durham. The set is co-produced by label owner/musician Cory Weeds and renowned archival recording producer Zev Feldman.

The show was recorded at the Famous Ballroom in Baltimore Maryland on August 20, 1972 and hasn't ever been previously available. Philadelphia-born Scott rose to fame in the late 1950s playing the Hammond B-3 organ influenced by blues and gospel evolving into '60s soul jazz. She recorded numerous albums for Prestige, Impulse!, Atlantic, Cadet and Candid performing with countless jazz legends including Stanley Turrentine, Oliver Nelson, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Clark Terry and Kenny Burrell.

The 10-track set cooks on songs of the day like "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," "You Don't Mess Around With Jim," and "Never Can Say Goodbye," along with standards such as "Smile," "Witchcraft" and John Coltrane's "Impressions."


Side A (23:23)
1) Impressions
2) Never Can Say Goodbye

Side B (24:39)
1) Like Someone In Love
2) Witchcraft

Side C (25:06)
1) Blues By Five (6:36)
2) By The Time I Get To Phoenix (9:08)
3) Smile (9:22)

Side D (24:54)
1) You Don’t Mess Around With Jim (8:12)
2) Girl Talk (8:38)
3) Blues (Unknown) (8:08)

Shirley Scott - Queen Talk: Live at The Left Bank [RSD 2023] []
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Making its vinyl debut and taken from the recently released CD deluxe edition of the band’s second album Celebrate The Bullet.The 2 Tone band captured here supporting Elvis Costello & The Attractions at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre in December 1980.  It features the band’s well known hits: On My Radio, Missing Words and Too Much Pressure.

1. Out On The Streets. 1. Danger. 3. Deepwater. 4. Missing Words. 5. Washed Up & Left For Dead. 6. On My Radio. 7. Celebrate The Bullet. 8. Selling Out Your Future. 9. Street Feeling. 10. They Make Me Mad. 11. Bristol & Miami. 12. Facing Situations. 13. Bombscare. 14. Too Much Pressure

The Selecter - Live at the NEC 1980 [RSD 2023] []
$29.98
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Recorded in the lead-up to Amanda Shires 2022 album, Take It Like A Man, Live At Columbia Studio A features 4 tracks recorded at the legendary Nashville studio. Featuring guest appearances by Jason Isbell and Maren Morris, this single-sided 12” EP includes a B-side etching and fold-out poster. 

1. Take It Like A Man
2. Empty Cups
3. Hawk For A Dove
4. Lonely At Night

Amanda Shires - Live at Columbia Studio A  [RSD 2023] []
$21.98
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In the early 2000s, Slum Village was riding high on the success of their Fantastic and Fantastic Vol. 2 releases and upped the ante with the release of Trinity (Past, Present And Future). Despite Jay Dee starting to pursue solo efforts, the production team assembled for Trinity kept the Slum vibe found on the Fantastic albums. Producers on the release include Hi-Tek, Waajeed, Scott Storch, Karriem Riggins, T3, Black Milk, Young R.J., Shelton "Ess" Rivers with a significant contribution from Jay Dee himself.

Unavailable on vinyl since the mid-2000s, Ne’Astra Music Group revisits this too oft overlooked chapter of Slum Village’s history with this double LP Record Store Day 2023 release in a special colored vinyl pressing: one LP Canary Yellow and the other Tangerine.

A Side
1. Intro 1
2. Intro 2
3. Insane
4. What Is This
5. Tainted (Feat. Dwele)
6. La La

B Side
1. All-Ta-Ment
2. Disco
3. Trinity (Interlude)
4. One
5. Hoes

C Side
1. Star (Interlude) (Feat. T. Banks)
2. Star (Feat. Dwele)
3. Slumber
4. Let's
5. S.O.U.L.
6. 80s Skit

D Side
1. Unisex
2. Love U Hate
3. Get Live
4. Harmony
5. Who Are We (Interlude)
6. Fall In Love

Slum Village - Trinity (Past, Present And Future) [RSD 2023] []
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Produced by Hernan “Don Camel” Sforzini, the collection of songs on Sly & Robbie vs. Roots Radics: The Dub Battle, is a perfect pairing of might and creativity. These recordings can only be described as a Dub Clash, or as Roger Stefans calls it in the liner notes: “Dub Dubstock.” Taking the concept of pairing some of the greatest roots artists with some of the genre’s most beloved Dub artists adds a new dimension to the legacy of everyone involved, and serves as an epitaph to the careers of Toots Hibbert, Lee “Scratch” Perry, and Bunny “Striker” Lee. These recently departed legendary dub artists join in the enduring sounds of unreleased ‘70s productions from Osbourne Ruddock aka King Tubby who contributes to the project more than 30 years after his untimely demise.
Released on vinyl for the first time.

1. Dub Morning (Scientist Dub) – Sly & Robbie, Scientist feat. Mykal Rose 2. Dubterior Motives (King Jammy Dub) – Roots Radics, King Jammy feat. Brinsley Forde 3. Dub My Mind (Bunny "Striker" Lee Dub) – Sly & Robbie, Bunny Lee feat. The Mighty Diamonds 4. Dub Glory (Mad Professor Dub) – Roots Radics, Mad Professor feat. Freddie McGregor 5. Mind Your Dub (Don Camel Dub) – Sly & Robbie, Don Camel feat. Horace Andy 6. Gwan Dub Up Yuh Mouth (Mad Professor Dub) – Roots Radics, Mad Professor feat. Pablo Moses 7. Full Dub, Plant a Tree (Don Camel Dub) – Sly & Robbie, Don Camel feat. Lee "Scratch" Perry, Addis Pablo 8. The Gates of Dub (Lee "Scratch" Perry Dub) – Roots Radics, Lee "Scratch" Perry feat. Max Romeo 9. Argentina Dub (Dennis Bovell Dub) – Sly & Robbie, Dennis Bovell feat. Ken Boothe 10. Dub Must Get Better (Don Camel Dub) – Roots Radics, Don Camel feat. The Congos 11. Make a Dub (Scientist Dub) – Sly & Robbie, Scientist feat. Luciano 12. Dub to You (King Jammy Dub) – Roots Radics, King Jammy feat. Toots & the Maytals 13. Dub It to the Max (King Tubby Dub) – Sly & Robbie, King Tubby 14. Radical Dub Mix (King Tubby Dub) – Roots Radics feat. King Tubby 15. (bonus track/vinyl only) Sunshine Girl - Sly and Robbie feat Big Youth 16. (bonus track/vinyl only) Coming of Jah Jah - Roots Radics feat U-Roy

Sly & Robbie vs. Roots Radics - The Dub Battle  [RSD 2023] []
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Soul Jazz Records’ 200% Dynamite! set the benchmark for reggae meets funk compilations that has never been bettered. Out of print for over 15 years this new 2023 edition contains new tracks and is being released in a one-off limited-edition heavyweight red/blue vinyl pressing with a download code, exclusively for Record Store Day 2023.

Jam-packed with reggae tunes that crossed-over to become dancefloor hits such as Tenor Saw’s sound boy anthem ‘Ring the Alarm,’ K.C. White’s classic cut of the seminal ‘No, No, No’ and Augustus Pablo’s ‘Rockers Rock’, 200% Dynamite explores the links between reggae, jazz, funk and soul. Carrying on perfectly from 100% Dynamite, this second compilation continues to trace the history of Jamaican reggae and the influence of American styles such as funk and jazz had on this music.

Featured here are serious funk and rocksteady tunes from the likes of The Skatalites and Johnny Osbourne through to Jamaican jazz from masters such as Tommy McCook and Byron Lee, as well as some serious dub from the likes of Augustus Pablo, King Tubby and Jackie Mittoo. New bonus tracks on this new 2023 edition include seminal dancehall party cuts Sister Nancy’s ‘One Two’ and Chaka Demus and Pliers’ ‘Murder She Wrote’, alongside classic soul to reggae covers including cuts of Marlena Shaw’s ‘Women of the Ghetto’ and Odyssey’s ‘Don’t Tell Me Tell Her’.

“Once again, Soul Jazz goes digging through the reggae vaults and produces another sterling compilation. If you’re looking for a primer on the music of the island, you could do worse than buying every one of the records in this superb compilation series.” --All Music


A1. Augustus Pablo - Rockers Rock (2.48)
A2. K.C. White - No No No (3.27)
A3. Tenor Saw - Ring The Alarm (3.12)
A4. Johnny Organ - Bewitched (1.55)

B1. Pinchers - Agony (3.34)
B2. The Abyssinians - Mandela (3.46)
B3. Sister Nancy - One, Two (3.37)

C1. King Tubby Meets Tommy McCook and The Aggrovators - King Tubby Dub (3.08)
C2. Chaka Demus & Pliers - Murder She Wrote (4.07)
C3. Johnny Osbourne - Ready Or Not (3.22)
C4. Jackie Mittoo - Earthquake (3.26)

D1. Sandra Reid - Don't Tell Me Tell Her (5.58)
D2. The Skatalites Meet King Tubby - Herb Man Dub (3.20)
D3. Kim Harriott - Woman Of The Ghetto (5.04)

Soul Jazz Records Presents - 200% DYNAMITE! Ska, Soul, Rocksteady, Funk & Dub in Jamaica [RSD 2023] []
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New one-off limited-edition heavyweight special-edition yellow vinyl pressing exclusively for Record Store Day 2023 of Soul Jazz Records’ Gipsy Rhumba: The Original Rhythm of Gipsy Rhumba in Spain 1965 – 1974, with a 28-page booklet and download code. The extensive booklet in this release contains definitive sleevenotes by the musicologist Jose Manuel Gómez, record designs and stunning photography from the celebrated photographer Jacques Leonard.

Soul Jazz Records’ Gipsy Rhumba is the first album outside of Spain to focus on one of the most exciting musical culture clashes ever. In the early 1960s, Gypsies from the Catalan region of Spain, primarily known as the creators of Flamenco, came up with a fascinating hybrid style – Gipsy Rhumba – which blended the Latin and Rhumba music of Cuba and the Caribbean together with their own Flamenco, as well as the emerging Rock ‘N’ Roll from America.

“A capsule of supercharged clapping and joyous vocals” -- The Guardian

“Must-have”. “You all know Gipsy Kings’ blend of flamenco and Latin rhythms … but where did this convergence of Latin music styles occur? This compilation demonstrates how mid-1960’s Barcelona hot-housed gypsy musicians who employed the rumba rhythm… Gipsy Rhumba unearths a forgotten corner of Europop.”-- The Sunday Times

“Musicologists aren’t the only ones who will enjoy pulling at the threads that bind this particular sound clash … Messing with the traditional form is daring at any time, but the result was something quite fantastic, potent and intriguing, full of marvelous grooves and compelling rhythms.”-- Irish Times

“A victory for gipsy party music… A collection worthy of conquering the world”--Dagens Nyheter, Sweden

“Punchy, rhythmic and popular …specialist Rhumba research starts here with this compilation released by the London Soul Jazz label. Another genre of pop history.” -- Junge Welt, Germany


A1. Rabbit Rumba – Nuestro Ayer
A2. El Noi – Labios Morenos
A3. Los Gitanos Polinais – En El Fondo Del Mar De Lima
A4. Antonio González – Sarandonga
A5. Peret – La Fiesta No Es Para Feos

B1. El Gitano Portugués – Fui A Bahía
B2. Maruja Garrido – Ché Camino
B3. Juncal Y Sus Calistros – Tequila
B4. Moncho Y Su Wawankó Gitano – Orisa
B5. Peret – Voy, Voy

C1. Dolores Vargas "La Terremoto" – Anana Hip
C2. Chango – El Guapo
C3. Ramonet Y Sus Rumberos – Bacalao Salao
C4. Lola Flores Y Antonio González – Meneíto Men
C5. Dolores Vargas "La Terremoto" – A-Chi-Li-Pú

D1. El Noy – El Loco
D2. El Noi – Sí, Compay
D3. Chacho Y Sus Rumbas – El Pan Y Los Dientes
D4. Maruja Garrido – Amanecí En Tus Brazos
D5. Antonio González – Levántate

Soul Jazz Records Presents - Gipsy Rhumba --The Original Rhythm Of Gipsy Rhumba in Spain 1965-74  [RSD 2023] []
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Live tracks previously included on the ’93 – ’03 Best Of CD, which have never before been released on vinyl. This stand-alone release for Record Store Day 2023 has newly commissioned front cover artwork and is pressed on Mandarin Orange vinyl. 

SIDE 1
1. Bullet
2. Nadine
3. Remake / Remodel
4. Living On Soul
5. Burnt Out Rock n Roll
6. All Around The World

SIDE 2
1. Deadman's Curve
2. Six Sixty Six
3. Horrible Day
4. (Do What You Want) Gyaneshwar
5. I Burn Today
6. I'm Not Dead (I'm In Pittsburgh)

Frank Black - LIVE 2006 [RSD 2023] []
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Shamballa is the 1993 collaboration from jazz drummer William Hooker, Thurston Moore (Sonic Youth), and composer Elliott Sharp. The release features Hooker performing duets with each musician. Hooker and Moore’s performance is littered with bursts of feedback and distortion, while the collaboration with Sharp is characterized by a more electronic sound, building a sense of technology. The pieces will be released on vinyl for the first time as a double LP for Record Store Day 2023, limited to 1,500 copies.

The Work - Shamballa - Side 1 "First Meeting"
Sirius Part 1 - Wheels
Sirius Part 2 - Wings
The Work - Shamballa - Side 2 "Continuous - Time ... Consciousness."
The Hat... And Its Train

William Hooker with Thurston Moore and Elliott Sharp - Shamballa [RSD 2023] []
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Soul Jazz Records’ 20th anniversary limited-edition heavyweight green vinyl pressing of Studio One Ska comes for Record Store Day 2023, complete with a download code.

A blistering collection of non-stop Ska classic tunes from Clement ‘Sir Coxsone’ Dodd’s legendary Studio One Records, Jamaica's foundation label of reggae music. Featuring classic cuts from the originators of Ska alongside a heavy dose of superb rarities from the mighty vaults of 13 Brentford Road - pure fire!

Studio One Records and the seminal in-house band The Skatalites created and defined Ska, in the process making Jamaican music famous throughout the world. This compilation features classic vocal and instrumental tracks from The Skatalites, Bob Marley and The Wailers, Delroy Wilson alongside super-rare tracks from the likes of Ken Boothe, The Maytals, Jackie Mittoo, Tommy McCook and many more. Clement ‘Sir Coxsone’ Dodd’s musical empire was founded on Ska, the first explosive and most exciting music to come out of the newly independent Jamaica, which soon spread across the world. Studio One is often described as both the University of Reggae and the Motown of Jamaica. This album is a celebration of the music of Studio One Records’ seminal Ska releases and features a who’s who of the most important artists and musicians in the history of reggae.

“Every side collected here is a classic” --All Music

“Utterly brilliant collection of Ska music. Essential stuff” --Q

“Ripping Ska compilation. The sound is tremendous as well thanks to Studio One recording techniques - already superior at the birth of Reggae - and Soul Jazz mastering. It's a superior Studio One Ska compilation what's not to like?” --The Face

"Soul Jazz's exemplary Studio One series continues." --The Wire


A1. Jackie Mittoo – El Bang Bang
A2. Ken Boothe & Stranger Cole – Arte Bella
A3. The Wailers – (I'm Gonna) Put It On
A4. The Skatalites – Addis Ababa

B1. Roland Alphonso – President Kennedy
B2. Joe Higgs – (I'm The) Song My Enemies Sing
B3. The Skatalites – Beardsman Ska
B4. Delroy Wilson – I Want Justice

C1. Tommy McCook's Orchestra – Sampson
C2. The Ethiopians – I'm Gonna Take Over
C3. Tommy McCook – Freedom Sounds
C4. The Maytals – Marching On

D1. The Skatalites – Exodus
D2. Roland Alphonso – Look Away Ska
D3. Don Drummond – Don Cosmic
D4. Roland Alphonso – Scambalena
D5. Andy & Joey – You're Wondering Now

Soul Jazz Records Presents - Studio One Ska [RSD 2023] []
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Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Sparks with their second album, now pressed on super-limited blue vinyl , featuring brand new commentary notes from famed producer and Electric Prunes/Utopia member James Lowe.

After their first, self-titled LP on Bearsville Records, the band became a reliable touring and recording entity, over five decades of great music. 2022 was a major concert year for brothers Russell and Ron Mael, as they embarked here in the U.S.A. and overseas, playing to packed houses. Friday Music is very pleased to be the home to their second alternative rock classic.


SIDE A
1-Girl From Germany
2-Beaver O'Lindy
3-Nothing Is Sacred
4-Here Comes Bob
5-Moon Over Kentucky

SIDE B
1-DO-RE-MI
2-Angus Desire
3-Underground
4-The Louvre
5-Batteries Not Included
6-Whippings and Apologies

Sparks - A Woofer In A Tweeter's Clothing [RSD 2023] []
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Continuing rarities/unreleased of The Specials and Jerry Dammers on 10" singles for RSD. This new release contains two previously unreleased Work In Progress Demos tracks from 1980/81. The first being a rehearsal version of ‘Friday Night, Saturday Morning’ and on the flip side an early version of ‘I Can’t Stand It’ recorded
by Jerry Dammers at the Home Organ, with Horace Panter on bass.

A: Friday Night, Saturday Morning [Instrumental Rehearsal]
B: I Can’t Stand It [Jerry Dammers at the Home Organ with Horace Panter on
bass]

The Specials - Work In Progress [RSD 2023] []
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Known to many for their uplifting hit song “O-o-h Child,” STAIRSTEPS (formerly The Five Stairsteps) were The First Family of Soul, providing the template for family bands like The Jackson 5. Originally discovered by Curtis Mayfield, they were introduced to The Beatles by Billy Preston. George Harrison signed the band to Dark Horse Records in 1975 and put out the band’s final album, 2nd Resurrection, which featured one of their biggest hits, “From Us To You.” Billy Preston played synthesizer and served as co-producer alongside Robert Margouleff.

Side 1
1. From Us To You (2022 Remaster)
2. Pasado (2022 Remaster)
3. Theme Of Angels (2022 Remaster)
4. Lifting 2nd Resurrection (2022 Remaster)
5. Time (2022 Remaster)

Side 2
1. Thrownin' Stones Atcha (2022 Remaster)
2. Far East (2022 Remaster)
3. In The Beginning (2022 Remaster)
4. Tell Me Why (2022 Remaster)
5. Salaam (2022 Remaster)

Stairsteps - 2nd Resurrection [RSD 2023] []
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2023 celebrates the 40th Anniversary of Donna Summer’s Hard For The Money tour. This concert was filmed and recorded live on 6th August 1983, at the Pacific Amphitheatre in Costa Mesa, CA, with an audience of 18,000 fans, during the second leg of the tour. The set-list includes “MacArthur Park”, “Love Is In Control…”, “Bad Girls’ Medley,” “On The Radio” and “Last Dance”, as well as performances with special guests Musical Youth, her sisters Dara and Mary Ellen on an extended showpiece version of “Woman”, as well as closing the show with her eldest daughter Mimi, performing ‘State Of Independence’.

This RSD 2023 exclusive is pressed as a 140g clear vinyl 2LP set, housed in a gatefold sleeve with an exclusive colour-wash.


SIDE ONE
1. Intro
2. MacArthur Park
3. Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)
4. Unconditional Love (feat. Musical Youth)

SIDE TWO
1. Romeo
2. Don't Cry For Me Argentina
3. On The Radio
4. Forgive Me

SIDE THREE
1. Sisters Dialogue (Donna Summer, Dara Bernard and Mary Bernard)
2. Woman (with Band introductions)
3. ‘Bad Girls’ Medley: Dim All The Lights / Sunset People / Bad Girls / Hot Stuff

SIDE FOUR
1. Last Dance
2. She Works Hard For The Money
3. State Of Independence (with Mimi)

Donna Summer - A Hot Summer Night (40th Anniversary Edition) [RSD 2023] []
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Altar is a collaboration album between experimental music groups Boris and Sunn O))), originally released on October 31, 2006 through Southern Lord Records (SUNN62).

In addition to major players Sunn O))) and Boris, Altar also boasts an extensive roster of guest musicians/collaborators such as Kim Thayil (Soundgarden), Joe Preston (Earth, Thrones, Melvins, High on Fire), Phil Wandscher and Jesse Sykes (both of Jesse Sykes and the Sweet Hereafter) as well as long time Sunn O))) collaborators TOS Niewenhuizen and Rex Ritter.

The vinyl version of this album has been out of print for over 15 years. The exclusive Lava Red edition for Record Store Day 2023 is cut by Matt Colton from a new lacquer.


Etna/N.L.T./The Sinking Belle (Blue Sheep)/Akuma No Kuma/Fried Eagle Mind/Blood Swamp

Sunn/Boris - Altar [RSD 2023] []
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Re-issue of the 2005 Supergrass CD single as a 10" Plum vinyl EP. Tracks from the Road To Rouen LP, with extras added. 

SIDE 1
1. St. Petersburg
2. Road To Rouen - Live at Somerset House London, UK, August 4, 2005

SIDE 2
1. Kiss of Life - Live at Portsmouth Pyramid UK, May 29, 2005
2. Coffe In The Pot

Supergrass - St. Petersburg E.P. [RSD 2023] []
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This is the first American official LP reissue of Live and Cookin' at Alice's Revisited
It is a great document of Howlin' Wolf toward the end - still capable of bringing the heat and rocking the house down to the last brick. This was the only live album released during his lifetime.

SIDE A 1. When I Laid I Was Troubled 2. I Don't Know 3. Mean Mistreater 4. I Had A Dream
SIDE B 1. Call Me The Wolf 2. Don't Laugh At Me 3. Just Passing By 4. Sitting On Top Of The World

Howlin' Wolf - Live and Cookin' At Alice's Revisited [RSD 2023] []
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