05-03-2020

Record Store Day 2020

Slowdive, Jimmy Urine & Serj Tankian, Mew, Sugarhill Gang, Philip Glass, Paradise Lost, Golden Earring, David Bowie, Sumy, and many more

On June 20th Record Store Day will be celebrated all over the world. This year we offer 17 exclusive RSD titles. We've got a great line-up of releases including Fuktronic, the brainchild of Jimmy Urine (Mindless Self Indulgence) and Serj Tankian (System Of A Down), the 15th anniversary expanded edition of Mew's And the Glass Handed Kites, the 2LP compilation Behind The Dykes, presenting the best bands and artists the Dutch had to offer in the period 1964-1972, Sugarhill Gang's self-titled debut album, including the original 7” version of “Rapper's Delight” as a bonus track. Furthermore, we have a 30th-anniversary edition of the debut EP of Slowdive, an exclusive 7” of the classic Golden Earring track “Radar Love” and a deluxe 4-LP box set containing the best work of Philip Glass.

For our At The Movies lovers we have two special soundtracks; Black Mirror Smithereens and The Turning: Kate's Diary, the latter features a never-before-heard song of David Bowie and Kristeen Young called "American Landfill".

Take a look below for a complete overview of all our RSD 2020 releases.

Get your favorite record(s) at a participating store nearby June 20th, 2020.

 

OST - BLACK MIRROR SMITHEREENS (MUSIC FROM THE ORIGINAL TV SERIES) (RYUICHI  SAKAMOTO)

Smithereens is the second episode of the fifth series of the anthology series Black Mirror. The score is composed by Ryuichi Sakamoto—composer, electro-pop pioneer, buddy to David Bowie, and synthesizer legend. His work since the late 1970s has taken him from the top of the charts.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • PVC protective sleeve
  • Music from the original TV series by Ryuichi Sakamoto
  • Unique sleeve design by visual artist / ambient musician / composer Carsten Nicolai (Alva Noto)
  • Limited edition of 1500 numbered copies on black & white marbled vinyl
THE METEORS - TEENAGE HEART

Teenage Heart is the debut album by the Dutch new wave band The Meteors. The group was founded in the fall of 1977 by ex-Alquin members Ferdinand Bakker (guitar), Job Tarenskeen (drums) and singer and songwriter Hugo Sinzheimer.

  • 180-gram audiophile vinyl
  • Debut album featuring the singles “My Balls Ache”, “It's You, Only You (Mein Schmerz)” and more songs
  • Limited edition of 500 individually numbered copies on transparent yellow vinyl
THE FLYIN’ SPIDERZ - THE FLYIN’ SPIDERZ

The Flyin 'Spiderz was a Dutch formation formed in 1976 as a rhythm & blues band, closely related to British pub rock. In 1977 the group made the switch to punk. They were the first Dutch punk band to appear on a record. The band members were all talented musicians and happy to take a new direction in the raw energy of the punk.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Debut album featuring the singles “Movies” and “Stupid Photographs”
  • Insert with song lyrics
  • Limited edition of 500 individually numbered copies on pink vinyl
PETER KOELEWIJN - THE BEST I CAN GIVE IS STILL UNWORTHY OF YOU

Peter Koelewijn is a founding father of Dutch language rock and roll and a successful producer and songwriter for other Dutch artists. His debut album Het Beste in Mij Is Niet Goed Genoeg voor Jou is re-recorded in English.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • His previously unreleased English album from 1977, first time on vinyl in English
  • Includes the, translated from Dutch, songs “Flight 204 (Als Ik God Was)”, “You're Growing Older Papa (Je Wordt Ouder Papa)” and more
  • Insert with English song lyrics and credits
  • Peter Koelewijn is given The Order of Orange-Nassau on January 6, 2020
  • Limited edition of 500 individually numbered copies on white vinyl
OST - THE TURNING: KATE’S DIARY (VARIOUS, DAVID BOWIE, COURTNEY LOVE)

The Turning is a 2020 American supernatural horror film directed by Floria Sigismondi and written by Carey W. Hayes and Chad Hayes. The Turning: Kate's Diary is an addition to the original soundtrack and features a never-before-heard song of David Bowie and Kristeen Young called "American Landfill".

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • PVC protective sleeve
  • Also includes a song by The Aubreys, featuring Stranger Things actor Finn Wolfhard
  • Music used in the movie The Turning, not featured on the Original Soundtrack
  • Limited edition of 2500 numbered copies on dark red & black marbled vinyl
PHILIP GLASS - THE ESSENTIAL

Through his operas, his symphonies, his compositions for his own ensemble, and his wide-ranging collaborations with artists ranging from Twyla Tharp to Allen Ginsberg, Woody Allen to David Bowie, Philip Glass has had an extraordinary and unprecedented impact upon the musical and intellectual life of his times.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Deluxe Lift-off Box Set with blue foil embossing
  • Includes 4 printed innersleeves, an 8-page booklet + glossy picture
  • Includes booklet with info on the Philip Glass series on Music On Vinyl, coming in 2020 / 2021
  • The best / most memorable selections from Naqoyqatsi, Einstein On The Beach, Satyagraha, Akhnaten, In the Upper Room, Songs from Liquid Days, The Photographer, Glassworks, Itaipu and more
  • Collaborations with Suzanne Vega, Linda Ronstadt, the Kronos Quartet and Yo-Yo Ma
  • Available on vinyl for the first time
  • Limited of edition 1500 individually numbered copies
VARIOUS ARTISTS - BEHIND THE DYKES - BEAT, BLUES AND PSYCHEDELIC NUGGETS FROM THE LOWLANDS 1964 - 1972

Behind The Dykes is a 2LP compilation presenting the best bands and artists the Dutch had to offer in the period 1964-1972. The Netherlands was the first non-English speaking country to storm the Billboard Hot 100 with a string of hit singles from bands such as Shocking Blue, Focus, George Baker Selection, Golden Earring, and Tee-Set.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Printed innersleeves with track-by-track liner notes, photos and credits
  • Includes rare songs from Shocking Blue, The Outsiders, The Haigs, Dragonfly, The Fool, Popera, Modesty Blaise, Amsterdam, World, Alligatorman, Holland, The Freddies and many more
  • Black vinyl
MEW - AND THE GLASS HANDED KITES - 15TH ANNIVERSARY EXPANDED EDITION

And the Glass Handed Kites is the fourth album by Danish quartet Mew and marked a highlight in their career. It has won several music prizes in Denmark, including four Danish Music Awards. Gaffa named And the Glass Handed Kites the best Danish album of 2005. Mew also won the 2005 MTV Europe Music Award for Best Danish Act. Pitchfork Media ranked the single "The Zookeeper's Boy" #92 on its list of top 100 tracks of 2006.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Including an extensive 12-page booklet with unseen pictures and liner notes by Michael Beinhorn
  • Hype-sticker
  • The original 2005 album including the singles "Apocalypso", "Special", "Why Are You Looking Grave?" and "The Zookeeper's Boy"
  • 10 Bonus tracks, including “Why Are You Looking Grave? (Mogwai remix)”, “Drown”, “Dark Design (red version)”, the unreleased song “Wherefore Are You Not There?” and many more
  • Album will be released on 2-LP and 2-CD
  • To celebrate the 15th anniversary of 'And The Glass Handed Kites' Mew will be playing a series of live shows in 2020 throughout Europe and the USA
  • Limited 15th anniversary expanded edition of 2500 individually numbered copies on black & white marbled vinyl
SUMY - FUNKIN’ IN YOUR MIND

Surinam born Sumy (real name Kenneth Sumter) started his musical career in the late '70s. During the early '80s Sumy signed a deal with Philips for two singles 'The Funky “G” (Only Comes At Night)' and 'Funkin' In Your  Mind' plus recording and releasing an LP on his own record label Galaxy Records.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Much sought after rare Dutch funk 12-inch includes long and short version
  • Remastered from the original tapes
  • Limited edition of 1500 individually numbered copies on transparent blue vinyl
BARRY HAY & JB MEIJERS  - THE ARTONE SESSION

On Barry Hay's (Golden Earring) new project he worked together with the multi-instrumentalist JB Meijers (The Common Linnets). Both musicians became friends after they met in 2017 and decided to record an album together.

  • Live Direct-To-Disc session recorded at Artone Studio, Haarlem
  • Includes “It's Not For You”, “Black Star”, “I'm On Fire” and “Blue Bayou” featuring Danny Vera
  • Limited edition of 750 copies on black vinyl

05-03-2020