21-06-2013

Get in the groove

This week's album releases include a mixture of in-demand 90's records, plus some of the best releases the late 60's and 70's have to offer.

DREAM THEATER - IMAGES AND WORDS

Dream Theater - Images And WordsDream Theater's first album with vocalist James LaBrie is an excellent mix of various progressive metal styles. Standout tracks include the complex "Metropolis, Pt. 1", "Pull Me Under" (also released as a single and video, an MTV favourite in 1992), "Take the Time" and the 11-minute "Learning to Live."

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Insert

Also available : Six Degrees Of Inner Turbulence (MOVLP781)

 

 

BLIND FAITH - BLIND FAITH -DELUXE-

Blind Faith - Blind FaithBlind Faith were arguably one of the biggest and short lived super-groups of the late sixties, featuring former Cream members Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker and Traffic / Spencer Davis Group's organist Steve Winwood. Their one and only album Blind Faith was hugely successful.

The Music On Vinyl reissue boasts the original LP with its original, controversial artwork with the addition of a second LP. This bonus disc includes 5 bonus tracks that have never seen the light of day on vinyl previously!

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • 5 bonus tracks
  • 8 page booklet with extensive liner notes

 

 

FAITH NO MORE - ANGEL DUST

Faith No More - Angel DustAfter gaining mainstream success with their previous album The Real Thing (off the back of global hit "Epic") in 1989, Faith No More continued three years later with Angel Dust.

To celebrate the Music on Vinyl 180-gram reissue, we've pressed the first 2000 copies on transparent blue vinyl and included their impressive and popular Lionel Richie cover "Easy" as a hidden bonus track!

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Includes the hidden track : "Easy"
  • Limited first pressing of 2000 copies, hand numbered transparent blue vinyl

 

 

TRAGICALLY HIP - ROAD APPLES

Tragically Hip - Road ApplesRecorded in New Orleans, Road Apples (1991) was the breakthrough release from Canada's best Tragically Hip. Songs like "Little Bones", "Twist My Arm" and "Long Time Running" are some of the best songs the band of childhood friends have ever written. Singer Gord Downie's voice pulls you right into the heart of the Hip – an energetic, emotional and poetic journey. Available on vinyl for the first time since its original release.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl

Coming up: Up To Here (August 19, 2013)

 

 

KRIS KRISTOFFERSON - KRISTOFFERSON

Kris Kristofferson - KristoffersonKris Kristofferson had a belated start of a great recording career when he was in his mid thirties, releasing Kristofferson in 1970. The Nashville star distinguished himself from other Country acts, taking on a political stance lyrically that exceeded Nashville standards.

Songs on Kristofferson were picked up by fellow artists Johnny Cash ("Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down") and Janis Joplin ("Me And Bobby McGee") recognizing his stature as a songwriter instantly. This album hasn't seen a vinyl reissue for three decades!

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl

 

 

WISHBONE ASH - LIVE DATES

Wishbone Ash - Live DatesA band like Wishbone Ash need to be experienced live. On Live Dates (1973), the band exercise their repertoire with engaging quality – their exquisite performances drag you into the colourful world of these progressive Brit rockers. You just wish you were there to witness their greatness in person. Listening to the audiophile vinyl version of this classic live album is the next best thing.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve

21-06-2013