Tagged: record of the week

Obscura – “Retribution”

Before Germany’s OBSCURA became one of the trailblazers in the international technical metal explosion, they specialized in metal of a more brutal sort. Their debut, ‘Retribution’ is a beastly album blending the savagery of New York…

Cassettes – “Wild Heart”

When they first met, the members of CASSETTES were teenagers learning to play in Philadelphia and twenty-somethings in vans touring the country. They traveled separate paths and made music across the spectrum but were brought together…

Plainride – “Life On Ares”

Kicking off the new year is none other than RIPPLE MUSIC and this sick pinwheel vinyl for PLAINRIDE! This is the second album on RIPPLE MUSIC from these fierce rocking, jackalope lovin’ hard desert rockers from Germany. “Life on Ares”…

Last Days to Vote For Record of the Year!

Happy Holidays from Pirates Press! We hope that all of our friends are enjoying the holidays, and are gearing up for a great new year! As far as the Pirates are concerned, we are fully stoked to bring you tons of mind-blowing new vinyl…

Pirates Press Record of the Year!

We hope that you’ve enjoyed following our Record of the Week Blog throughout 2018! So many awesome and epic records have been featured, in so many incredible colors and formats! We look forward to bringing you even more new and…

mewithoutYou – [Untitled]

MEWITHOUTYOU’S seventh album is out now on RUN FOR COVER RECORDS. For eighteen years, the Philadelphia band has been a banner name for fans across genres because of their kinetic and truly original style. On their latest [Untitled]…

NOi!SE – “Mass Apathy”

It seems like every day now we as a nation are faced with another senseless act of shooting and lives are lost. True to their punk roots, NOi!SE tackles these issues of senseless violence head-on, and more specifically here with…