29-10-2021

This Week's Vinyl Round

Including Modern Talking, Theo Croker, Justin Warfield, Johnny 'Guitar' Watson, Hans Dulfer, André Hazes and The Soundtrack Of Our Lives.

This week another round of releases. We're proud to present our titles that are now in stores:

Modern Talking's reunion album from 1998, Back For Good, is available as a limited edition of 2500 copies on white & black marbled vinyl and includes an exclusive Modern Talking postcard; Theo Croker's new album BLK2LIFE || A FUTURE PAST is available on black vinyl; The 1977 album by Johnny 'Guitar' Watson, A Real Mother For Ya is available as a limited edition of 750 copies on crystal clear vinyl; Acclaimed jazz musician Hans Dulfer released his album El Saxofóne originally in 1971. The album is now available as a 50th anniversary limited edition of 1000 copies on translucent green coloured vinyl; Gewoon André by Dutch icon André Hazes is available on coloured vinyl for the first time and is available as a limited edition of 1000 copies on red coloured vinyl; An Extended Revelation For The Psychic Weaklings Of The Western Civilization by The Soundtrack Of Our Lives is available on black vinyl.

Finally, we'd like to highlight Justin Warfield's debut album My Field Trip To Planet 9, which was originally released in 1993. This reissue is available as a limited edition of 1000 copies on crystal clear & red marbled vinyl. The record is packaged in a gatefold sleeve on which a 2021 essay is printed that is written by Warfield himself. A bit of background info about the artist:

  • The album was released when Justin was only 18 years old;
  • He is also known as being part of the darkwave duo She Wants Revenge;
  • Warfield has very versatile qualities and even starred on several episodes of American sitcom Saved By The Bell;
  • Justin appeared as a guest performer on furthermore the Chemical Brothers' “Not Another Drugstore” and Placebo's “Spite and Malice”;
  • My Field Trip To Planet 9 was released on the label Qwest Records, which was founded by Quincy Jones

Below you'll find more detailed information on the aforementioned releases.

THEO CROKER - BLK2LIFE || A FUTURE PAST

Every trip needs a guide. Through the trumpet, the Grammy Award-nominated artist, producer, composer, tought leader, influencer and tastemaker Theo Croker narrates a human story rooted in intimate experience, yet cognizant of cosmic consciousness. This journey unfolds in technicolor on his sixth full-length offering,BLK2LIFE || A FUTURE PAST.

BLK2LIFE || A FUTURE PAST consists of 13 tracks and is inspired by the forgotten hero's journey towards self-actualization within the universal origins of blackness. It's a sonic celebration of Afro-origin, and ultimately a reclamation of the culture, for the culture. Joining Croker on the album are Ari Lennox, Charlotte Dos Santos, Gary Bartz, Iman Omari, Kassa Overall, Malaya and Wyclef Jean.

 

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • High resolution audio master, cut on 45 RPM
  • Insert with liner notes
  • Brand new 2021 album by Grammy Award nominee, three-time Echo Award nominee, Theodore Presser Award recipient jazz musician Theo Croker
  • Featuring special guests Ari Lennox, Gary Bartz, Charlotte Dos Santos, Malaya, Iman Omari, Kassa Overall & Wyclef Jean

 

THE SOUNDTRACK OF OUR LIVES - EXTENDED REVELATION FOR THE PSYCHIC WEAKLINGS OF THE WESTERN CIVILIZATION

Extended Revelation for the Psychic Weaklings of the Western Civilization is the second album by Swedish rock band The Soundtrack Of Our Lives. Heavily influenced bands from the sixties and seventies such as The Rolling Stones and Iggy and the Stooges, the band became popular in both Europe and the United States. Their fame was partially propelled by their songs being featured on popular video game franchises such as FIFA, NHL and Gran Turismo.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Remastered
  • Black vinyl
MODERN TALKING - BACK FOR GOOD =THE 7TH ALBUM=

Back for Good is the seventh studio album and first comeback album by German duo Modern Talking, originally released in 1998, following the reunion of the duo after a hiatus of over 10 years.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Sleeve with gold-spot varnish on the Modern Talking logo on the front cover
  • Includes insert
  • Includes exclusive (circle shaped) postcard
  • Secret inscriptions in run-out groove
  • Their 7th, 1998 reunion album featuring new versions of “Brother Louie”, “You're My Heart, You're My Soul”, “You Can Win If You Want” and many more
  • Limited edition of 2500 individually numbered copies on white & black marbled vinyl
JUSTIN WARFIELD - MY FIELD TRIP TO PLANET 9

My Field Trip To Planet 9 is Justin Warfield's debut album and originally released in 1993, when he was only 18 years old. This is as one of the cult Rap albums of the '90s and is seen as one of the best Trip-Hop albums around. Featuring singles “K Sera Sera” and “Fisherman's Grotto”, the album boasts production from Warfield, QD3 (Quincy Jones III), and Prince Paul.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Gatefold sleeve
  • Includes a 2021 essay written by Justin Warfield
  • Re-vised artwork
  • Limited edition of 1.000 Individually numbered copies on crystal clear & solid red marbled vinyl

 

JOHNNY -GUITAR- WATSON - A REAL MOTHER FOR YA

The multi-talented Johnny “Guitar” Watson was known for his guitar skills and was one of the hottest blues artists during the 1950s. His 1977 funk album A Real Mother For Ya produced the same titled international hit song and features “Nothing Left To Be Desired” and “Lover Jones”.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Includes the bonus track “A Real Mother For Ya” (Ben Liebrand Oldskool mix) not available on the original album
  • Includes the international original hit version of “A Real Mother For Ya”, “Lover Jones”, “Nothing Left To Be Desired” a.o.
  • Limited edition of 750 individually numbered copies on crystal clear vinyl
HANS DULFER - EL SAXOFÓN

Hans Dulfer is an internationally acclaimed Dutch jazz musician famous for playing the tenor saxophone. Since he was only seventeen years old, he was playing the saxophone professionally. In 1971 Dulfer released his album El Saxofón, which features members of Ritmo Natural.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • 50th Anniversary Edition
  • Rare Dutch Jazz Album by internationally acclaimed saxophone player Hans Dulfer featuring members of Ritmo Natural
  • First time on coloured vinyl
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on transparent green vinyl

 

ANDRE HAZES - GEWOON ANDRE

Gewoon André is Hazes' 4e album en is tevens zijn eerste nummer 1 LP in de Nederlandse Album Top 100. De uit het hart gezongen singles “'n Beetje Verliefd”, “Zeg Maar Niets Meer” en de kroeg klassieker “Het Laatste Rondje” behalen stuk voor stuk hoge noteringen in de Nederlandse Top 40.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Inclusief insert met songteksten
  • Hazes' eerste nummer 1 LP in de Nederlandse Album Top 100, met de singles “'n Beetje Verliefd”, “Zeg Maar Niets Meer”, de kroeg klassieker “Het Laatste Rondje” en meer liedjes
  • Voor het eerst verkrijgbaar op gekleurd vinyl
  • Speciale André Hazes 70 jaar sticker op plastic hoes
  • Gelimiteerde en individueel genummerde editie van 1000 stuks op rood vinyl

29-10-2021