June 8th, 2010
Hands down, the RECORD OF THE WEEK this week is the brand new 7” BOX SET from JOE GIBBS entitled, “Joe Gibbs 7” Spectacular 2”! This badboy comes with 7 different 7”s, all featuring two tracks each and different versions of multiple songs, as well as printed innersleeves and a one-piece box!
BAND: Joe Gibbs
LABEL: VP Music Group
LABEL WEBSITE: www.vprecords.com
—————————- Honorable Mentions ————————————–
The first honorable mention is a beautiful semi-gloss gatefold jacket release from ADAI, featuring olive green and black vinyl records with some AMAZING etching on the B-Sides… Looks amazing, guys!!
LABEL: Cavity Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.cavityrecords.com
The Bay Area touring warriors in LOMA PRIETA have released a new LP entitled “Life/Less”, which includes a semi-gloss jacket with spotglossing on the band name/title… Check out the printed innersleeve and ultra clear vinyl with grey splatter as well… Awesome!!
BAND: Loma Prieta
LABEL: Discos Huelga
LABEL WEBSITE: www.discoshuelga.com
Next up is an AMAZING piece of vinyl from THE OCEAN FLOOR. The record is entitled “Ocean Floor”, and the vinyl is A Side / B Side “Swamp Green” and Clear… Get into it!
BAND: The Ocean Floor
LABEL: Lust Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.lust-records.com
CHUNKSAAH RECORDS is always a reliable source of some of the most honest and quality punk rock out there…That being said, check the new 10” from THE GREAT EXPLAINER, entitled “The Way Things Swell”. Featuring two different vinyl configurations (Yellow and Green A Side / B Side and Transparent Blue), this is one NOT to miss in 2010.
BAND: The Great Explainer
LABEL: Chunksaah Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.chunksaah.com
Check out this awesome half and half yellow and dark red vinyl!! The band is THE STRANGE ATTRACTORS, and the label is PAST/FUTURES. Don’t sleep on this!
BAND: The Strange Attractors
LABEL WEBSITE: www.pastfuturesrecords.com
Last but not least is a re-release from Los Angeles’ hardcore favorites DANGERS. From VITRIOL Records comes the album “Anger”, which features a printed innersleeve as well two different vinyl configurations: Transparent Blue Vinyl and Grey Vinyl. … Nice going guys! Keep up the good work!
LABEL: Vitriol Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.graforlock.com/vitriol
We hope everyone enjoyed this week’s RECORD OF THE WEEK, and make sure to check back next week for some more eye-catching vinyl!!