Just Surrender – “If These Streets Could Talk”
Back again with another feast of vinyl for your eyes in the week’s RECORD OF THE WEEK Blog!
For the first time on Vinyl in honor of the album’s 10th anniversary, JUST SURRENDER’s 2005, “If These Streets Could Talk” is back and better than ever, thank’s to ENJOY THE RIDE RECORDS! Remastered from the original master tapes by the original producer, the album is pressed on 3 beautiful deluxe color variants, all themed based on the album artwork. Each album is housed in a gatefold jacket, complete with lyrics & digital download from the 10th anniversary remaster of the album. Going on sale TODAY, whether it’s the splattered Aside/Bside version, the Half-N-Half or the Tri Color version, you can’t lose! (unless you forget to order one before they sell out!)
BAND NAME: Just Surrender
LABEL NAME: Enjoy The Ride Records
LABEL WEBSITE: www.EnjoyTheRideRecords.com
———————————— Honorable Mentions ———————————————
Portland, Oregon song writer extraordinaire JACKSON BOONE is here with his second full length LP called “Natural Changes”. JACKSON was born and raised in the misty magic of Portland Oregon, and draws his inspiration from nature, magic, the golden era of music from the mid 60’s – late 70’s , the ocean, spirituality, and people. You can pick up this ‘Coke Bottle Green’ record full of Psych Folk / Art Rock directly from JACKSON’s Bandcamp page today!
BAND NAME: Jackson Boone
BAND WEBSITE: jacksonboone.bandcamp.com
VIVA LE VOX (a.k.a. Tony Bones plus at least one other freak) started very haphazardly in Delray Beach, FL in 2008, it’s been as small as two members and as many as five. “Luv Hungry” is the band’s 4th release, but first on Vinyl! Gearing up for a Southeast tour planned in October, you can pick the record up now in either a classic ‘Black’ color, of the Blue splattered Red vinyl version…
BAND NAME: VIVA LE VOX
BAND WEBSITE: www.vivalevox.org
If Chris Isaac was still cool and started a Surf band, you’d have the BLUE HAWAIIANS! Started in 1994 as the house band at the Lava Lounge in Hollywood, they released the best Surf Christmas record ever – “Christmas on Big Island”. Getting ready to play the largest Tiki themed event in the world, TIKI OASIS, the BLUE HAWAIIANS and TIKI OASIS are real easing a 2 song flexi featuring live performances from the band at TIKI OASIS in 2007 and 2010. You better get to San Diego in 2 weeks if you want to get one of these Black or Clear flexis…
BAND NAME: Blue Hawaiins
BAND WEBSITE: http://thebluehawaiians.com/
LABEL NAME: Tiki Oasis
LABEL WEBSITE: www.tikioasis.com
TOMES is a San Francisco metal band started in 2011 by a bunch of punks from the Midwest. Formed by ex-members of Aus-Rotten and Black Dove, merging the heaviness of Bolt Thrower and High On Fire, TOMES writes riffs intended to lunge your head off of your neck. This self titled record is their first slab of vinyl and can be ordered through Bandcamp (comes with a free shirt!) or in Bay Area record stores in either a classic Black record (not pictured) or a solid ‘Gold’ record. Get yours today!
BAND NAME: Tomes
BAND WEBSITE: https://heavytomes.bandcamp.com
LABEL NAME: Solar Funeral
LABEL WEBSITE: http://www.solar-funeral.org
Started in 2010, TEEN DAZE has just released their latest LP, “Morning World”. Featuring eleven fully built, balanced, and expressed songs, the most vulnerable and honest TEEN DAZE LP to date. With vocals boldly up front—surrounded by strings, piano, guitar, and live percussion, PAPER BAG RECORDS turned it into a beautiful package! Featuring either an ‘Orange Crush’ record or a ‘Sea Blue’ version, they come in a super sturdy jacket, hand numbers and a decorative Obi strip, get your before TEEN GAZE goes on tour soon!
BAND NAME: Teen Daze
BAND WEBSITE: http://asilentplanet.com/
LABEL NAME: Paper Bag Records
LABEL WEBSITE: http://paperbagrecords.com/
Remember it’s hot out there, don’t leave your kids, dogs or vinyl in a hot car!