03-08-2018

NEW RELEASES WEEK 31

Opeth, Tindersticks, Phenomena, Spectrum, Vaya Con Dios and the soundtracks The Talented Mr. Ripley and Call Me By Your Name.


Highs, Lows and Heavenly Peaches

By the driving force of lead vocalist, songwriter and guitarist Mikael Åkerfeldt Opeth became one of the most successful Swedish bands. On their 9th studio album Watershed they're combining their death metal elements with progressive structured music. The Watershed vinyl package includes a 4-page booklet and a poster. The album is available as a limited edition of 4.000 individually numbered copies on gold colored vinyl. Another amazing release is the slightly bright but still dark coloured Curtains, recorded by the English alternative rock band Tindersticks. Stuart and Co created some melancholic melodies questioning on privacy issues and the feelings of lost. This expanded edition contains the 15 original album songs plus 9 bonus tracks with, among others, "Paco's Theme", "A Marriage Made In Heaven" (duet with Isabella Rossellini) and "Rented Rooms".

Tom Galley selected a number of talented musicians to record the atmospheric and melodic songs of Blind Faith. He formed the Phenomena project back in 1984 and the 10 well-arranged songs combining some of his best constructed melodies. Blind faith is available as a limited edition of 1.000 copies on transparent green colored vinyl. Peter Kember, better-known under his name Sonic Boom, recorded several albums with his band Spaceman 3 before he started working on his new project Spectrum. With the song-oriented Highs, Lows and Heavenly Blows he made a powerful and hypnotic album. The album is available as a limited edition of 1.500 individually numbered copies on transparent red vinyl. The debut record by the Belgian band Vaya Con Dios contains an eclectic mix of jazz, soul and blues. The special 30th anniversary edition of 750 individually numbered copies on transparent vinyl includes an insert with a lyrics sheet.

The musical selections director Anthony Minghella chose for his movie The Talented Mr. Ripley are mostly based on the character of jazz enthusiast Dickie Greenleaf (played in the movie by Jude Law). Jazz tracks from Miles Davis, Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillepsie among others are alternated with excerpts from Gabriel Yared's Oscar nominated score. The soundtrack is available as a first pressing of 1.500 individually numbered copies on transparent vinyl. Our last soundtrack is a special one: The Limited Peach Season Edition of Call Me By Your Name. The package includes a poster, an insert and the 180 gram records are housed in 2 exclusive printed innersleeves. The records are pressed on peach-colored vinyl and the gatefold sleeve has a peach scent. Just scratch and sniff on the cover and you'll get the wonderful smell of some fresh peaches. 14.999 individually numbered copies are available, but only in Peach Harvest season.
TINDERSTICKS - CURTAINS (EXPANDED)
Tindersticks are an English alternative rock band led by the singer Stuart A. Staples. They recorded several albums which became popular years after their release.         
  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Expanded Edition contains the 15 original album songs plus 9 bonus tracks with, among others, "Paco's Theme", "A Marriage Made In Heaven" (duet with Isabella Rossellini), "Rented Rooms" (Single version & Swing version) and more
Exclusive
SPECTRUM - HIGHS, LOWS AND HEAVENLY BLOWS
Peter Kember, better-known under his name Sonic Boom, recorded several albums with his band Spaceman 3 before he started working on his new project Spectrum. With the song-oriented Highs, Lows and Heavenly Blows he made a powerful album.    
  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Limited edition of 1.500 individually numbered copies on transparent red vinyl
Exclusive
PHENOMENA - BLIND FAITH
The Phenomena project formed back in 1984 by musical mastermind Tom Galley and brother, Whitesnake guitarist Mel Galley. Tom resurrected the project in 2010 with another fine release, Blind Faith.                  
  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Limited edition of 1.000 copies on transparent green coloured vinyl
At The Movies
OST - THE TALENTED MR. RIPLEY (GABRIEL YARED / VARIOUS ARTISTS)
The musical selections director Anthony Minghella chose for his movie The Talented Mr. Ripley are mostly based on the character of jazz enthusiast Dickie Greenleaf (played in the movie by Jude Law). Jazz tracks from Miles Davis, Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillepsie among others are alternated with excerpts from Gabriel Yared's Oscar nominated score.     
  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Including 4-page insert
  • PVC protective sleeve
  • Classic 1999 movie, OST available on vinyl for the first time
  • Music by Gabriel Yared and songs by Sinéad O'Connor, Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, John Martyn a.o.
  • First pressing of 1.500 individually numbered copies on transparent vinyl
At The Movies
OST - CALL ME BY YOUR NAME

Call Me By Your Name, the new multiple-award winning and critically acclaimed film by Luca Guadagnino, is a sensual and transcendent tale of first love, based on the novel by André Aciman. Guadagnino found himself resonating with Sufjan Stevens' lyricism through his work and initially asked Stevens to record an original song. Eventually, Stevens contributed three songs to the soundtrack.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • PVC protective sleeve
  • Includes 2 printed innersleeves
  • Includes insert
  • Includes poster
  • Featuring 3 songs by Sufjan Stevens "Mystery of Love", "Visions of Gideon" &  "Futile Devices (Doveman remix)"
  • Featuring songs by Ryuichi Sakamoto, Giorgio Mororder, The Psychedelic Furs and others
  • Multiple Award winning movie
  • Limited Peach Season Edition Of 14.999 Copies on Peach-Coloured vinyl and Peach-Scent Sleeve
Exclusive
VAYA CON DIOS - VAYA CON DIOS
Vaya Con Dios is the debut album of the band by the same name. As one of the most successful Belgian music acts they sold over than 7 million albums.      
  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Includes insert (lyric sheet)
  • Legendary debut album feat. singles "Don't Cry For Louie", "Just A Friend Of Mine" & "Johnny"
  • Part of the Brewed in Belgium series
  • 30th anniversary edition of 750 individually numbered copies on transparent vinyl
Exclusive
OPETH - WATERSHED
By the driving force of lead vocalist, songwriter and guitarist Mikael Åkerfeldt Opeth became one of the most successful Swedish bands. On their 9th studio album Watershed  they're combining their death metal elements with progressive structured music.       
  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Includes 4 page booklet
  • Includes Poster
  • Limited edition of 4.000 individually numbered copies on gold coloured vinyl

03-08-2018