Hello Fellow Vinyl Enthusiasts!
It’s Friday once again, and we’re back at it with another batch of ridiculously awesome new records! Kicking things off this week is the latest LP from none other than Cleveland’s finest… RINGWORM! Relapse Records went all out on ‘Hammer of the Witch’, just check out the Black and White AsideBside, ‘Ultra Clear’, and ‘Classic Black’ vinyl configurations! The package even features Black and White Reverse-Board jackets with embossing and a foldout poster! We were spinning this one in the office and there is no shortage of heaviness here, people. Get into it!!
LABEL: Relapse Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.relapse.com
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We had to pat ourselves on the back with the first honorable mention this week… Check out this brand new LP from Vancouver’s BISHOPS GREEN! With members of Alternate Action, The Lancasters, Subway Thugs, and Blue Monday, this is a MUST have for fans of melodic street punk! Definitely head over to piratespressrecords.com and grab a copy for yourself, and if you want to have a bit of fun, try to decipher the secret messages in spot-gloss lettering on the back cover and lyric sheet!
BAND: Bishops Green
LABEL: Pirates Press Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.piratespressrecords.com
From ADVENTURE GALLEY comes a super colorful and impressive new self-titled 12″ LP! The ‘Red(ish)’, ‘Cyan Blue’, ‘Highlighter Yellow’, and ‘Kelly Green’ Colored vinyl choices all look incredible, as do the full color matte jackets! Kudos to the band for a super cohesive and eye-catching release!
BAND: Adventure Galley
BAND WEBSITE: www.adventuregalleymusic.com
This brand new 10″ EP from EAGLES IN DRAG deserves praise for it’s killer layout and colored vinyl choice! The ‘Black in Bone’ Color-in-Color configuration came out amazingly, and blends perfectly with the cover art!
BAND: Eagles In Drag
LABEL: 8123 Management
LABEL WEBSITE: 81twentythree.com
No one ever complained about a split 7″ from HOT WATER MUSIC and THE BOUNCING SOULS! This repress looks fantastic as well- That ‘White’ / ‘Doublemint’ AsideBside vinyl with splatter is just awesome! Chunksaah knocked it out of the park with this one!
BAND: Hot Water Music / The Bouncing Souls
LABEL: Chunksaah Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.chunksaah.com
GHOST HOUSE Recordings went all out on this new 7″ from Brooklyn’s SAN POND! ‘Easter Yellow’ / ‘ Baby Blue’ Half-n-Half vinyl couldn’t have been a better choice!
BAND: San Pond
LABEL: Ghost House Recordings
The almighty stoner-kings in BONGRIPPER are back with a massive new gatefold double LP entitled ‘Heroin’! That ‘Milky Clear’ vinyl w/ multi-colored splatter is super rad, as are the reverse-board gatefold jackets!
LABEL: Ivory Antler Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.ivoryantler.com
It’s always awesome when a customer decides to go with a custom PMS colored vinyl to match their artwork- Check out this sweet new LP from BARREN WOMB, courtesy of Spartan Records! And how about the version that looks like the frog’s eyeball?! AMAZING!!
BAND: Barren Womb
LABEL: Spartan Records
LABEL WEBSITE: http://spartanrecords.com
Last but not least are two rad new represses from the always mind-blowing TANKCRIMES! First up is an ‘Easter Yellow’ / ‘Kelly Green’ AsideBside (with black splatter) version of CANNABIS CORPSE’s ‘Beneath Grow Lights Thou Shalt Rise”!
BAND: Cannabis Corpse
LABEL WEBSITE: www.tankcrimes.com
This repress of GHOUL’s ‘Maniaxe’ looks incredible, and you can never go wrong with ‘Royal Blue’ vinyl!
LABEL WEBSITE: www.tankcrimes.com
That does it for this week! Make sure to check back with us next Friday for another round of the best new wax, and spread that good word of RECORD OF THE WEEK! Until next time… VINYL RULES ALLLLLL.