Monthly Archives: February 2011

Iggy & The Stooges Raw Power Live LP

Raw Power in its entirety captured live in September 2010 at All Tomorrows Parties. On 180gm vinyl. I was lucky enough to see the Stooges play Chicago a few months ago, and if this disc captures even half the intensity … Continue reading

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J. Mascis Solo LP Coming Soon

J. Mascis has been a busy guy. Even with Dinosaur Jr, Sweet Apple, Witch, & other projects, he’s still found time to make a new, mostly acoustic, solo record for Sub Pop. Several Shades of Why will be released March … Continue reading

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New TV On The Radio Gets 180gm Vinyl

It’s been 3 years since the last TVOTR release, but the wait for new material is almost over. Nine Types Of Light will be released by Interscope on April 12th. The LP version will be on a nice heavy slab … Continue reading

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New Moon Duo LP Out March 29th

Moon Duo, a psych/kraut/drone act featuring 2 members of Wooden Shjips, will release their 2nd full length LP, Mazes, next month, this time for the Sacred Bones label out of Brooklyn. The vinyl will be limited to 1500 copies, with … Continue reading

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Vivian Girls New LP Now Available For Pre-order

The 4th full length from Vivian Girls, and their first for Polyvinyl is now available for pre-order. There is a regular 180gm black vinyl release, but if you act soon you should still be able to snag a copy on … Continue reading

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“Busted At Oz” Documents Early Chicago Punk Rock

Chicago’s Permanent Records has just released a 30th anniversary edition of the compilation Busted At Oz. Featuring tracks from Naked Raygun and Effigies, Strike Under, Subverts, Silver Abuse, Da, and more, this collection has been unavailable for years. This is … Continue reading

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New Mastodon Live DVD Gets March 15th Street Date

Alright, so this isn’t a vinyl release, but its from Mastodon, so we’ll let it slide. On March 15th the band brings us a live DVD of their show at Chicago’s Aragon Ballroom during the fall 2009 tour. On this … Continue reading

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Free Poster With Kurt Vile Pre-order

Matador Records are offering a free poster and 15% discount when you pre-order Kurt Vile’s new LP Smoke Ring For My Halo. Only $11 here.

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Chain & The Gang Release New LP

Chain & The Gang, the newest project from Ian Svenonius (The Make-Up, Nation of Ulysses) have released a follow up to 2009s Down With Liberty…Up With Chains! The new record, Music’s Not For Everyone was released this week by K … Continue reading

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The Dwarves To Release New Album May 3rd

The Dwarves are set to release their first new LP since 2004′s The Dwarves Must Die. The new disc entitled “The Dwarves Are Born Again” will be released May 3rd and includes a DVD celebrating their 27 year history. Pre-orders … Continue reading

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