21-02-2020

Room Noises on the Wrong Planet

Utopia, Eisley, Treacherous Three, Candlebox, Willeke Alberti, Metal Church, Living Colour, Incubus, Cat Stevens, and the soundtracks Two Popes and The Crown Season 3

We've got two wonderful releases this week by Todd Rundgren's Utopia. Their third pop-oriented album Oops! Wrong Planet focuses on short songs in the style of the Beatles and other harmonic bands. This release is available as a limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on silver vinyl and the package includes an insert. Their fourth album Adventures in Utopia was a step into the new-wave of the '80s, combined with their well-known rock sound. This title is available as a limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on silver vinyl. Eisley's debut album Room Noises spawned three singles: "Memories", "Telescope Eyes", and "I Wasn't Prepared". It was placed at number 9 among Paste magazine's top albums of 2005. This release is available as a limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on gold vinyl and the package includes an insert.

The pioneering hip hop group Treacherous Three released their compilation record Whip It in 1983. It consists of material they recorded in their early years like "Feel the Heart Beat", "Whip It", and “The Body Rock”. Available as a limited edition of 750 individually numbered copies on red vinyl. Seattle rock band Candlebox found immediate success with the release of their self-titled debut album in July 1993. The vinyl edition of Candlebox includes the 11 original album tracks (incl. “Blossom”) and is available as a limited edition of 2000 individually numbered copies on silver vinyl. On the occasion of Willeke Alberti's 75th birthday, the 2LP Het Allerbeste van Willeke Alberti will be released. This edition contains the highlights from her career spanning over 60 years. This limited and numbered edition is available as 1000 copies on pink (LP1) and turquoise (LP2) vinyl.

Bryce Dessner of The National composed the score to the movie Two Popes. This is a limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on solid white vinyl. The music for The Crown season 3 of is composed by Martin Phipps. Available as a limited edition of 750 individually numbered copies on green marbled vinyl and the package includes a 4-page booklet.

Metal Church's 4th album The Human Factor is available as a limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on translucent red vinyl. Living Colour's debut Vivid (1988) is available as a limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on transparent pink vinyl and the package includes an insert. Light Grenades [2006] shows the growth of Incubus. This release is available as a limited edition of 2000 numbered copies on transparent red vinyl. The Collected vinyl by Cat Stevens features the classic hits "Matthew & Son" to "Midday (Avoid City After Dark)," and many more. The release is available as a limited pressing of 2000 individually numbered copies on purple vinyl.

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UTOPIA - ADVENTURES IN UTOPIA

Adventures in Utopia is the fourth studio album by Todd Rundgren's band Utopia. The album was a step into the new-wave of the '80s, combined with their rock sound. Their first total group effort where each member had a say and owned their part. The least one can say this is a solid reminder and a worth measure of Rundgren genius.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Printed innersleeve
  • 10th release of the Music On Vinyl Todd Rundgren/ Utopia series
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on silver coloured vinyl
At The Movies
OST -  THE TWO POPES (BRYCE DESSNER)

The Two Popes is an intimate story of one of the most dramatic transitions of power in 2000 years. Frustrated with the direction of the church, Cardinal Bergoglio (Jonathan Pryce) requests permission to retire in 2012 from Pope Benedict XVI (Anthony Hopkins). Bryce Dessner of The National composed the score to the movie. The OST features a total of 21 arrangements, which also contains contributions by Tinariwen and Mercedes Sosa.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Printed innersleeve
  • Hype-sticker
  • PVC protective sleeve
  • Critically acclaimed and multiple award-nominated 2019 movie
  • 4 Golden Globe nominations, including “Best Motion Picture - Drama” & “Best Screenplay - Motion Picture”
  • Score by Bryce Dessner of The National
  • Featuring songs by Mercedes Sosa, Ray Conniff & His Orchestra & Tinariwen
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on solid white vinyl
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TREACHEROUS THREE - WHIP IT

The pioneering hip hop group Treacherous Three released several albums, starting with the compilation record Whip It in 1983. It consists of material they record in their early years like "Feel the Heart Beat", "Whip It", and “The Body Rock”.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Limited edition of 750 individually numbered copies on red vinyl
At The Movies
OST - THE CROWN: SEASON 3

There's a new queen in town. The Crown: season 3 will feature an entirely new cast of acclaimed actors taking over the very famous royal roles. The music for season three is composed by Martin Phipps, who has previously composed soundtracks for Black Mirror and Peaky Blinders. This neo-minimalistic score makes use of different tempos, string-based undertones and brass chorus lines.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • 4-page booklet
  • PVC protective sleeve
  • Music by Martin Phipps
  • Golden Globe Awards winning Netflix drama series
  • Starring among others Olivia Colman, Helena Bonham Carter & Tobias Menzies
  • Limited edition of 750 individually numbered copies on green marbled (transparent green & black mixed) vinyl
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EISLEY - ROOM NOISES

Room Noises is the debut album by the American indie rock/pop band Eisley. The album spawned three singles: "Memories", "Telescope Eyes", and "I Wasn't Prepared". It was placed at number 9 among Paste magazine's top albums of 2005.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Insert
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on gold coloured vinyl
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CANDLEBOX - CANDLEBOX

Seattle rock band Candlebox found immediate success with the release of their self-titled debut album in July 1993. Certified platinum by the RIAA four times, it sold more than 4 million copies and peaked at No. 7 on Billboard's album charts.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Insert
  • Complete debut album (incl. “Blossom”) available on 2 LP's for the first time
  • the singles “Far Behind”, “Change”, “You” and “Cover Me”
  • Limited edition of 2000 individually numbered copies on silver coloured vinyl
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LIVING COLOUR - VIVID

As one of the most influential rock groups in the late eighties, Living Colour proved that blending Hard Rock with Funk, Soul, Rap, and Punk can be a very successful undertaking. Their debut Vivid (1988) took some time to build up steam but eventually turned heads worldwide as the sheer quality of this album inevitably rose to the surface.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Insert
  • Featuring the Grammy Award Winning Song and CM Punk entrance song “Cult Of Personality”
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on transparent pink coloured vinyl
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METAL CHURCH - THE HUMAN FACTOR

Metal Church's 4th album is often cited as their best. Breaking through in the-mid eighties within a blossoming Thrash Metal scene, these guys from Seattle stuck to their guns while other bands were polishing their sound to meet popular demand. The Human Factor (1991) excels in chugging riffs, melodic breaks, pulsing beats and furious vocals - a true Thrash classic.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on translucent red coloured vinyl
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UTOPIA - OOPS! WRONG PLANET

Oops! Wrong Planet is the third studio album by Todd Rundgren's rock band Utopia. This pop-oriented album focuses on short songs in the style of the Beatles and other harmonic bands. Their prog-rock epics are gone and the band was evolving to a more commercial rock band.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Insert
  • 9th release of the Music On Vinyl Todd Rundgren/ Utopia series
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on silver coloured vinyl
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INCUBUS - LIGHT GRENADES

Merging Nu-Metal grooves with Funk, Rock and Hip Hop, Incubus carved their own musical niche and earned a huge following by tireless touring and releasing ever-improving quality albums. Light Grenades [2006] shows the growth of a band that has stayed true to their musical roots but at the same time added incredible musical prowess and variation in their songs, as well as increasingly serious lyrical content.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Hype-sticker
  • #1 in the Billboard Top 200
  • Featuring the singles "Anna Molly", "Oil and Water", "Dig" & "Love Hurts"
  • Limited Edition of 2000 numbered copies on transparent red vinyl

21-02-2020