Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Vinyl Record News & Music Notes

DANDY WARHOLS - This Machine (Picture LP)

This Machine is the Dandy's 8th official studio album and  was recorded their rock clubhouse/ entertainment megaplex/studio The Odditorium. The band recorded the album with their longtime engineer - producer Jeremy Sherrer. Taylor-Taylor describes this record as "stripped down, woody and extremely guitar centric."

The album was mixed Tchad Blake who also mixed The Dandy Warhols Odditorium or Warlords of Mars and Come Down. Tchad is well known for his recent work with The Black Keys, Blitzen Trapper and Pearl Jam. Limited Edition Single PICTURE DISC LP in Special Gatefold Jacket!  Get a copy at TheOmegaOrder


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Death Cab for Cutie – Transatlanticism (2XLP)

To celebrate the 10th anniversary, Death Cab For Cutie are releasing a special edition of Transatlanticism is on vinyl (after several years out of print) and in digital form. The high quality 180-gram double LP comes in a nice gatefold sleeve, with full-color 12-page booklet and a download code for the album tracks, plus an intimate peek into the landmark album’s genesis: all eleven original demos, none of which have ever been released before. You can pre order here:

Death Cab for Cutie – Transatlanticism 2XLP

Also available from Death Cab For Cutie on Vinyl:

Death Cab For Cutie – Codes And Keys 2XLP
Death Cab For Cutie – Narrow Stairs LP
Death Cab For Cutie – Plans 2XLP
Death Cab For Cutie – The Open Door LP


Chris Robinson Brotherhood to Release Betty’s S.F. Blends, Volume One

Chris Robinson Brotherhood are set to release 'Betty’s S.F. Blends, Volume One' on November 23rd. The quadruple album, available exclusively on vinyl, highlights the band’s five show run at San Francisco’s Great American Music Hall in 2012.  It consists of 19 tracks including live versions of songs from their two albums released in 2012: Big Moon Ritual and The Magic Door.  There are also songs the band hasn't released on albums before; two songs from Robinson's 2004 This Magnificent Distance album; and a treasure trove of cover songs

Disc One
Side A: Crash on the Levee, Star or Stone
Side B: Do Right Woman, Badlands Here We Come, Tornado

Disc Two
Side A: Try Rock & Roll, Jump the Turnstile, Someday Past the Sunset
Side B: Barefoot by the Cherry Tree, Poor Elijah/R. Johnson

Disc Three
Side A: Reflections On A Broken Mirror, 100 Days of Rain
Side B: Saturday Night in S.F., Girl on the Mountain

Disc Four
Side A: Roll Old Jeremiah, Tulsa Yesterday
Side B: Meanwhile in the Gods, Train Robbers, Hello L.A. Bye Bye Birmingham


Jack White's Third Man Records to Co-Release Paramount Records Set - They've teamed with John Fahey's Revenant Records for a massive 800-song archival project


Yes to Reissue ‘Close to the Edge’ With Extras


DIY Crafts: How to Make Greeting Cards from Record Album Covers


album cover art of the day:

HELL: 'Curse And Chapter' Cover Artwork, Track Listing Revealed


album cover art of the day, part two:

Howling Unveils "Tear The Screams From Your Throat" Artwork


GRIMEY'S BEST SELLERS 9/16 - 9/22, 2013

Vinyl Top 25:

1. North Mississippi Allstars - World Boogie Is Coming
3. Bill Callahan - Dream River
4. Billy Bragg - Tooth & Nail
5. Jack Johnson - From Here To Now To You
6. Grouplove - Spreading Rumours
7. Dexateens - Sunsphere
8. Willie Sugarcapps - Willie Sugarcapps
9. Volcano Choir - Repave
10. Moon Taxi - Mountains Beaches Cities
11. Grateful Dead - Sunshine Daydream: Veneta '72
12. OGG - One Against Two 7"
13. Chvrches - Bones Of What You Believe (bootleg edition)
14. Aphex Twin - Selected Ambient Works '85-'92
15. Neko Case - The Worse Things Get, The Harder I Fight...
16. Daughter - If You Leave
17. Diarrhea Planet - I'm Rich Beyond Your Wildest Dreams
18. J Roddy Walston & The Business - Essential Tremors
19. Greenhornes - Live At Shake-It Records
20. The Shins - Live At Third Man
21. John Paul Keith - Memphis Circa 3AM
22. Roky Erickson - The Evil One
23. Harry Nilsson - Flash Harry
24. Steelism - Intoxicating Sounds 7"
25. The Civil Wars - The Civil Wars


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