Another week, another RECORD OF THE WEEK Blog for your viewing pleasure!
It’s impossible to imagine modern underground music without mewithoutYou: the influence of their fifteen-year legacy has been nothing less than seismic. “Pale Horses”, mewithoutYou’s sixth album, continues their unwavering artistic vision, while at the same time reinvents the band as uniquely as any of their fans would expect it to. Just like you’ve come to expect RUN FOR COVER RECORDS to put out an insane package! Whether it’s the ‘Grimace Purple’ inside ‘Milky Clear’ color in color, the ‘Bone’ or ‘Oxblood’ splattered versions, or the ‘Olive Green’ and ‘Bone’ AsideBside version, you can’t go wrong! mewithoutYou starts touring in October, don’t miss out!
BAND NAME: mewithoutYou
BAND WEBSITE: www.mewithoutYou.com
LABEL NAME: Run For Cover Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.runforcoverstore.com
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The Lincoln, Nebraska indie/punk band NO TIDE isn’t shy about telling you what their music means to them and that they are extremely appreciative for anyone who will listen. Their debut full length and third release with label TAKE THIS TO HEART RECORDS, “Death Of The Sun” is an 11-song joyride through the world of alternative/punk. With a pre worn reverse board jacket, grab a classic ‘Black’, Red or ‘Grimace Purple’ with ‘Aqua Blue’ splattered version from TAKE THIS TO HEART today!
BAND NAME: No Tide
BAND WEBSITE: www.notidemusic.com
LABEL NAME: Take This To Heart Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.takethistoheartrecords.com
“GAY*BITS” is a split LP from two of Portland’s most exciting underground rock ‘n’ roll bands: GAYTHEIST and RABBITS. Like two sides of the same strange coin, GAY*BITS showcases the wherewithal the two power trios summon to run in different directions with the same basic tools and material. Leave it to GOOD TO DIE RECORDS to help make this release look awesome with a classic Black disc or ‘Electric Blue’ disc with ‘Sea Blue’ haze. Better hurry up because the release show is next week!
BAND NAME: Gaytheist / Rabbits
LABEL NAME: Good to Die Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.goodtodierecords.com
EMERY is a quintessential scremo band. Formed in 2001 in Seattle, they’ve done the warped tour many times, and have released 6 albums. After some turmoil, they formed their own record label, BAD CHRISTIAN and released these killer discs. Grab a ‘Ultra Clear’ with ‘Black’ splatter or the insane ‘Halloween Orange’ and ‘White’ version today!
BAND NAME: Emery
BAND WEBSITE: www.emerymusic.com
LABEL NAME: BC Music
LABEL WEBSITE: Badchristian.com/music
OSM RECORDS is bringing you the latest chaos ridden death thrash from the damned shores of Massachusetts. Established 2006, LED TO THE GRAVE has been bringing a fine blend of thrash and death metal to the table for nearly a decade. About to start on a month long East Coast tour, OSM has your splattered vinyl so you can get ready for the show!
BAND NAME: LED TO THE GRAVE
BAND WEBSITE: www.ledtothegrave.com
LABEL NAME: OSM records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.osmrecords.net
First came the man himself, JOE ALBANY, a supremely talented and underrated jazz pianist who lived an extraordinary life full of highs and lows. Then came LOW DOWN, a brilliantly written memoir by Albany’s beloved daughter, Amy-Jo. The memoir sparked the acclaimed biopic of the same name, starring John Hawkes, Elle Fanning, Glenn Close and Flea. Epic record label LIGHT IN THE ATTIC is bringing you the sound track, with only a select few fearing the ‘Olive Green’ color, but all of them in a super nice case wrapped jacket, with 12 page booklet and Obi Strip! Get your Black disc from LIGHT IN THE ATTIC today!
BAND NAME: V/A
BAND WEBSITE: http://lightintheattic.net/releases/1666-low-down-original-soundtrack
LABEL NAME: Light In The Attic Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.lightintheattic.net
From Bremerton, Washington, a small Navy town right across the sound from Seattle, POWER is one of the Pacific Northwest’s most legit hardcore punk bands of today. About to head out on a US tour in September, TWLEVE GAUGE RECORDS has their latest, “Heavy Muscle” in 3 awesome variations. You can get either an ‘Orange Crush’ with splatter 7”, a ‘Grey’ inside ‘Oxblood’ version or the most limited, the ‘Bone’ with ‘Silver’ splattered version.
BAND NAME: Power
BAND WEBSITE: facebook.com/powerbremerton
LABEL NAME: Twelve Gauge
LABEL WEBSITE: http://tgrex.com
BEDROOM REHAB CORPORATION started in 2008 as riffy drum and bass punk band and has since been evolving into more doom meets shoegaze, rock act. Their second album, “Fortunate Some”, is soon to be self released. With a printed inner sleeve, all of these can be found on ‘Deep Purple’ heavy weight vinyl with lots of ‘Grey Haze’, just in time for their upcoming appearance at the ‘Death to False Metal Festival’ in August…
BAND NAME: Bedroom Rehab Corporation
BAND WEBSITE: http://bedroomrehabcorp.com
HOUSE OF THE RISING FUZZ has compiled some of their favorite local bands for “House of the Rising Fuzz: A Boston Rock N Roll Compilation”. A relatively new label, they’re coming out the gates how with this one, whether it’s the classic ‘Black’ disc or the ‘Ultra Clear’ with ‘Grimace Purple’ splattered version, you can’t go wrong. Best hurry up, this limited runs is sure to go fast….
BAND NAME: VA – House of the Rising Fuzz: A Boston Rock N Roll Compilation
LABEL NAME: House of the Rising Fuzz
LABEL WEBSITE: https://houseoftherisingfuzz.bandcamp.com/releases
Have a great weekend!