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Put Me On The Radio b/w Keep On Dancing
Price: $20.00
Artist: April Dancer
Description: WAREHOUSE FIND!! LIMITED STOCK!! Yep, we found some copies of this great, obscure power pop VINYL 7" gem from 1980! Get em' before they're gone - FOREVER!! GREAT!!! ... read more »
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She’s Studying Evil
Price: $8.00
Artist: Beowulf Umbrella
Description: A 4-SONG, 12” VINYL-ONLY EP (that comes with a downloads card)! WOW!!!!! Recorded over three days in August 2018, “She Studying Evil” is the work of Tommy Keene band alumni Brad Quinn and John Richardson with help from bassist/keyboardist Kevin Dailey, guitarist Adam Ollendorff, guitarist Mike Schlenker, and Paul Chastain (Velvet Crush/The Small Square)!. Although a studio project in essence Quinn performs under the Beowulf Umbrella name in Japan where he lives both solo and group configurations. The title track was inspired by a line from Robert Johnson's “Kindhearted Woman Blues” and is a send up of those “Evil Woman”, “Black Magic Woman” types of tunes. “Just Say The Word” the oldest song on the record was written and demoed with a different title and a rough draft of the lyrics in 1989. The lyrics were formally finalized in August 2018 hours before the song was recorded, capping nearly 30 years of neglect. The song is highlighted by harmonies from Paul Chastain and an extended understated jam at the end. “In The Rough” is highlighted by Quinn's intimate vocal, pedal steel from Ollendorff, and a piano solo by Dailey. The song is a meditation on knowing where to start, when to stop, and when to leave well enough alone. “When We Began” is a song about being in a band, made especially poignant by the loss of Tommy Keene in 2017, to whom this song is dedicated. WE WANT A FULL-LENGTH BRAD!!!! PLEASE HEAR OUR PLEA!! GREAT!!! ... read more »
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Hearts and Arrows + 7" EP
Price: $31.00
Artist: Blue Ash
Description: This two-disc, VINYL-ONLY compilation brings together the cream of Blue Ash's extensive recordings. Features 24 tracks, including "Baby I Just Want You" and "Smash My Guitar." Comes with a bonus 4-track acoustic 7". And, in case you’re wondering, a lot of the tracks are from Not Lame's "Around Again" collection, except that "Elementary Dr. Watson", "It Don't Bother Me", "If I Were Ever Minus You", "Everywhere i Go", "A Million Miles Away", “Make Sure You Give It Back", and "Instantly I Knew I Loved You" have never been released anywhere. None of these recordings has ever been on vinyl and "Smash My Guitar" is different version from the” No More ... read more »
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Get Your La La's Out (Vinyl)
Price: $15.00
Artist: Chris Richards and The Subtractions
Description: THE VINYL LP CONTAINS "DOGS" (A WHO COVER) NOT FOUND ON THE CD. PLUS INCLUDES A CARD FOR A FREE DOWNLOAD OF THE CD! ... read more »
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A Smattering Of Mystery and Sound
Price: $15.00
Artist: Chris Richards & The Subtractions
Description: VINYL LP RELEASE. "A Smattering of Mystery and Sound" features tracks never before on wax from 2004's "Mystery Spot" and 2009's "Sad Sounds of the Summer", along with two newly recorded tracks - "In A Sense" and "Call Me Out" from 2014. Big guitars that jangle or roar on command, a taut and energetic rhythm section that gives these songs the muscle and drive they need, a dollop of harmonies that give the melodies just the right amount of sweetness without losing the bite, and songs that have soaring melodies and killer hooks. GREAT!!! ... read more »
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Balance The Light (Vinyl LP + CD)
Price: $23.00
Artist: Dropkick
Description: IN STOCK!!! VINYL LP VERSION (LIMITED TO 250, NUMBERED COPIES) THAT COMES WITH A CD OF THE RECORD. ... read more »
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KAYE
Price: $15.00
Artist: Edward Rogers
Description: VINYL PRESSING!! graphics/00000001/edwardrogereskaye.jpg ... read more »
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LP Number One
Price: $21.00
Artist: Ellis Clark
Description: LIMITED EDITION (ONLY 250 PRESSED), AUTOGRAPHED, NUMBERED, COLORED VINYL PRESSING!! ... read more »
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Shoestrings EP + bonus disc
Price: $10.00
Artist: Eric Collins
Description: LIMITED EDITION VINYL 7" REISSUE OF THIS HIGHLY COLLECTABLE, 5-SONG RELEASE FROM 1981!! Eric Middendorf, was born in Akron, OH in 1955. Seeing the Beatles on the Ed Sullivan Show in 1964, (as was the case with yours truly) had a lasting, and profound affect on not only his musical tastes, but the direction his life would take as well. Eric eventually met Brian Scherer after answering a bands ad in the paper seeking a rhythm guitarist. They quickly realized they were on a different musical wavelength than the rest of the band, and formed a duo. They then started planning "Shoestrings". With just two or three mics between them; they borrowed a reverb unit from someone, and recorded whenever they could. "Shoestrings" was a decidedly low-fi affair. It took several months to complete the five songs, 500 copies of the EP were pressed and released in 1981. "A great Low-fi Power pop EP that’s high on charm." - ShotgunSolutionblog We hear shades of Arthur Lee/Love in Eric's songs! COMES WITH A BONUS, 2-SONG CD FROM 2003 FEATURING "SOMEONE BETTER" AND "BACK IN LOVE AGAIN" (NEITHER OF WHICH ARE ON THE ORIGINAL EP)! EXCELLENT!! ... read more »
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So Obscene (7" + CDEP)
Price: $8.50
Artist: Friendly Foes
Description: Let’s face it: people love to swear. There’s nothing like yelling, “F*#%!” at top of your lungs – whether you’re pissed, happy, surprised, or a combination of all three – to make you feel alive. Friendly Foes want you to think of their new EP, "So Obscen ... read more »
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Songs Stuck In My Head (Book + D/L)
Price: $30.00
Artist: Aaron Kupferberg
Description:

Aaron Kupferberg, founder of the Powerpaholic blog has written a book!  He boldy proclaims “This is the book.  Years in the making.  Don’t let anyone tell you there’s no good music being made today.  With& ... read more »

Untenable
Price: $12.00
Artist: Bad Moves
Description:

Washington, DC has had a rich punk history, documented by the vast array of bands on labels such as Dischord Records and Teen-Beat Records. Although they’re signed to New Jersey’s Don Giovanni Records, read more »

No Matter What: Revisiting The Hits
Price: $15.00
Artist: Badfinger
Description:

An eclectic line-up of special guest superstars join Joey Molland's Badfinger to create a full-length album of unique twists on the band's all-time favorite hits!  Includes performances by Matthew Sweet, Todd Rundgren, Rick Wakeman, The Legendary Pink Dots, Jethro ... read more »

Beachwood Deluxe
Price: $15.00
Artist: Beachwood Sparks
Description:

A companion piece to the 20th Anniversary reissue of Beachwood Sparks’s eponymous debut album, “Beachwood Deluxe” is a rare sonic glimp ... read more »

Big Stir Magazine – Issue #5
Price: $7.00
Artist: Big Stir Magazine – Issue #5
Description:

The long overdue Big Stir Magazine Issue #5 is a whopping 76 full-colo(u)r page, lavishly illustrated affair featuring articles and art from the pop-rock personalities you love!  The contributors are: Champniss, Christina Bulbenko, Rex Broome, David Bash, John Borack, KC Bowman, Nelson Bragg, S ... read more »

Waiting For A Following Wind
Price: $17.00
Artist: Billy Bremner's Rockfiles
Description:

The followup to “Billy Bremner For President” has just arrived, and like its predecessor, it is another glowing tribute to Billy’s days playing alongside Nick Lowe and Dave Edmunds in Rockpile.  So, what songs have Billy and his mates tackled this time out?  Glad you asked!  Here they ... read more »

Desperate Days
Price: $12.00
Artist: Brian Bringelson
Description:

WOW!!  The second solo outing from Brian Bringelson (a/k/a Paul Starling) is a “must have” melody and harmony-drenched masterpiece!  read more »

Burning Backwards
Price: $14.00
Artist: Brian Bringelson
Description:

RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT MUSIK LABEL!!  Brian’s brilliant 2020 release “Desperate Days” has garnered ra ... read more »

Game Dirt
Price: $12.00
Artist: Chris Church
Description:

Pop vet Chris Church’s recent releases like “Limitations of Source Tape” and 2020's exploration of “Heavy Melody” (“Backwards Compatible”) have topped many “Best Of” lists.  Between his vast back catalog, an ... read more »

5: A Tribute To The Bee Gees Vol. 2
Price: $14.00
Artist: Coke Belda
Description:

NEW RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT MUSIK LABEL – APRIL 9 – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!!  We started discussing the release of “5” on CD last Fall as Coke was preparing to release it digi ... read more »

A House Divided (Live @ The Borderline 10/29/99)
Price: $16.00
Artist: Diesel Park West
Description:

THIS IS AN OFFICIALLY SANCTIONED CDR ISSUE AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM KOOL KAT  WOW!!  Diesel Park West read more »

This Is Dolph Chaney
Price: $12.00
Artist: Dolph Chaney
Description:

“This Is Dolph Chaney” is the followup to last year's watershed release “Rebuilding Permit” that features 13 tracks produced by Nick Bertling.  As intimated by the title, it's at once a career summatio ... read more »

Corporation Pop!
Price: $15.00
Artist: Emperor Penguin
Description:

RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT LABEL!!  Since early 2020’s “Soak Up The Gravy”, the boys have kept ... read more »

Sing Jimmy Campbell
Price: $12.00
Artist: Ex Norwegian & Friends
Description:

An inspired and eclectic tribute to the songs of Liverpool's Jimmy Campbell by indie rockers Ex Norwegian. Features an array of guest artists to help create these amazing renditions of some of Jimmy's best known work with Rockin' Horse ("Yes It Is", "Stayed Out Late La ... read more »

Fun Sized
Price: $9.00
Artist: Hayley and The Crushers
Description: One part punk-pop, one part sunny surf, all "poolside glitt ... read more »

Kicked Out Of Eden
Price: $13.00
Artist: Javier Escovedo
Description:

Released in 2016, “Kicked Out Of Eden” was the second solo effort by the founding member of The Zeros and The True Believers, and a pioneer of the 70’s West Coast punk movement.  Arguably Javier is the greatest co ... read more »

Oh Wellness
Price: $13.00
Artist: John Dunbar
Description:

RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT LABEL!  The John Sally Ride were in the studio finishing up a new album at the tim ... read more »

Citrus
Price: $14.00
Artist: Jon Flynn
Description:

NEW RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT MUSIK LABEL AVAILABLE APRIL 16 – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!! While Jon Flynn’s group Diamond Hands prepare their fourth record that’s due for release later this year, “Citrus”, John’s solo debut, has ar ... read more »

Mondo Bizarro
Price: $14.00
Artist: K7s
Description:

RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT MUSIK LABEL!!  read more »

Rockshow
Price: $13.00
Artist: Kai Danzberg
Description:

Brand new release from Germany’s wunderkind popper!  “There really is not too much not to like on the latest from Kai Danzberg.  While he may have a baby face that shows all ... read more »

Sky Children: The Best Of Kaleidoscope & Fairfield Parlour (CD+DVD)
Price: $20.00
Artist: Kaleidoscope & Fairfield Parlour
Description:

First US compilation for this much beloved, yet often overlooked, UK group capturing highlights from their entire recorded legacy. Emerging from the British 1967 psychedelic scene, Kaleidoscope released two fine albums (“Tangerine Dream”, “Faintly Blowin ... read more »

All The Potion In The World
Price: $22.00
Artist: Lolas
Description: VINYL-ONLY RELEASE!!  “When Tim Boykin formed the Lolas in 1998, the Birmingham, AL based singer songwriter and guitarist knew exactly what direction he wanted the band to travel in.  Although the band has encountered a run of personnel changes over the years, Tim has retained the role of ringleader and remain ... read more »

Introducing...
Price: $15.00
Artist: Michael Carpenter and The Banks Brothers
Description:

Longtime fans of Michael Carpenter know that throughout his career, he has worn many hats (solo artist, songwriter for others, producer et al), but here we see him donning a cowboy hat for this read more »

Pleasure Island
Price: $11.00
Artist: MOM
Description:

WOW!!  Swedish poppers MOM have a somewhat unusual approach to making music, as Frank and Donny share guitar, drum, and synthesizer duties while Luke plays bass and some occasional cowbell. Donny is the primary ... read more »

What A Rip
Price: $12.00
Artist: Ryan Allen
Description:

Forgoing his “Extra Arms” this time around, “What A Rip” is a brand new “solo” record from popper Ryan Allen who’s known for writing crunchy rock songs in the vein of Superchunk, Sugar and Teenage Fanclub.  “With ‘Wha ... read more »

Shindig! Magazine – Issue #114
Price: $13.00
Artist: Shindig! Magazine – Issue #114
Description:

The mysterious and alluring Nico graces this issue’s cover that goes back in black with the albums she made in the late ’60s and early ’70s.  Elsewhere, offered is an inside view of the record shop with 20 Questions with Nigel House from  Rough Trade, a conversation with Ste ... read more »

Unswitchable Hits – Volume 1
Price: $18.00
Artist: Sounds Incarcerated
Description:

Sounds Incarcerated: the noise made when two married musicians are stuck at home and unable to record oread more »

Game Day
Price: $14.00
Artist: Star Collector
Description:

In 2017, Vic Wayneread more »

Flash-Arrows & The Money Shot
Price: $14.00
Artist: Star Collector
Description:

Their third record was released in 2003. It was co-produced by singer/guitarist Vic Wayne and Kevin Kane (The Grapes of Wrath/The Northern Pikes), and found the band balancing power pop, psychedelia anmd Garage with more 70's-influenced Rock than on their previous outi ... read more »

Demo Model 256
Price: $14.00
Artist: Star Collector
Description:

Star Collector was unleashed to the unsuspecting pop public in 1999, courtesy of their debut - “Demo Model 256”!  It is largely the product of vocalist/guitarist Vic Wayne and original guitarist/vocalist Dave Lawson (Jr. Gone Wild) reuniting to write and record aft ... read more »

Hundred Bullet Proof
Price: $14.00
Artist: Star Collector
Description:

You thought we missed it, right?  Released in 2006, the band's fourth album, and second co-produced by Kevin Kane and Vic Wayne, was their most expansive in terms of influences and approach.  The record also marked the addition of bassist/vocalist Shane Hayes ... read more »

Selections From “Cosmo’s Factory” (and more)
Price: $15.00
Artist: The Album Show
Description:

After four digital-only releases that paid homage to Tom Petty’s “Full Moon Fever”, Sheryl Crow’s “Tuesday Night Music Club”, The Beatles, and performance from various livestreams by the band, here’s the first CD released by The Album Show!&n ... read more »

Incognito
Price: $13.00
Artist: The Armoires
Description:

The Armoires unmask themselves to present their new album “Incognito”, a unique collection of the singles the band has secretly released under fictional identities over the past six months in a playful g ... read more »

1963-1966
Price: $18.00
Artist: The Beachers
Description:

Relative to the size of the country, Sweden had a ridiculously large number of 60’ s beat groups: The Beachers, The Beathovens, The Beatmen, The Shakers, The Shakemakers and The Shamro ... read more »

See Her In Action!
Price: $7.00
Artist: The Cheap Cassettes
Description: The Cheap Cassettes have joined the ranks of like minded po ... read more »

The Dials
Price: $16.00
Artist: The Dials
Description:

Formed in Brighton, UK, The Dials play a hybrid of psychedelic garage, country and folk music!  This, their 2007 debut takes on board influences from The Byrds to early Pink Floyd, and from classic soul to folk, all the while occupying a space that is completely their own! "At last, spaghetti ... read more »

Companions Of The Rosy Hours
Price: $16.00
Artist: The Dials
Description: Their 2009 sophomore effort takes in influences from psychedelic pop, classic country, American and English folk music, surf and much more. They've been favorably likened to The Byrds, Love, Ronnie Lane and early Pink Floyd. Despite comparisons to artists from the shelves of a vintage record store, they firmly face the fu ... read more »

The End Of The Pier
Price: $16.00
Artist: The Dials
Description:

Released in 2013, The Dials’ third album touches on monster acid rock (Syd-era Pink Floyd on "Mondo Space"), blissed-out acoustic balladry ("Over The Fence") and forgotten underground spy movie theme music ("The Crawling Man") on a twang-tastic, Farfisa-fuelled ... read more »

That Was The Future
Price: $16.00
Artist: The Dials
Description:

There’s much to delight fans of Anglophile psych and early prog (think Charlatans UK meets Caravan) in The Dials’ 2017 effort.  Strong hooks, Hammond and Vox organs, modular synths and swirling guitars abound, however their inventiveness clearly show they are no ... read more »

AND ANOTHER THING…b-sides and asides
Price: $14.00
Artist: The Dials
Description:

RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT MUSIK LABEL!!  The Dials are a British band that formed in 2002 whose music is a m ... read more »

Rarities Volume 1
Price: $15.00
Artist: The Explorers Club
Description:

Fresh off the heels of not one but TWO critically acclaimed album releases in 2020, retro pop wunderkind Jason Brewer, along with the musical collective he ... read more »

Face Of The Screaming Werewolf
Price: $15.00
Artist: The Fleshtones
Description:

Legendary garage rockers The Fleshtones have been pumping out hits for over four decades, earning them the honor of being "America' ... read more »

Decayed
Price: $19.00
Artist: The Galileo 7
Description:

It has been ten years since The Galileo 7 played their first gig!  read more »

What's Tomorrow Done For You?
Price: $15.00
Artist: The Gold Needles
Description:

In the midst of the 2020 pandemic, a terrific psyche power pop album was create ... read more »

Savage Young Krayolas
Price: $15.00
Artist: The Krayolas
Description:

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Threesome Vol.2
Price: $12.00
Artist: The Lickerish Quartet
Description:

The Lickerish Quartet’s second EP is a wonderful slice of happiness in these dark times.  Somewhere between a laser show and an explosion at the Skittles factory - bright, colorful, bold, but very, very sweet.& ... read more »

Set your sights towards the sun
Price: $14.00
Artist: The Lost Doves
Description:

The Lost Doves are UK singer songwriters Ian Bailey and Charlotte Newman who have collaborated to bring a retrospective album of gorgeous, poignant songwriting, chiming guitars, melody and harmonies.  “What better way to enliven one’s spirits than to have some Byrds-like jangly rock waft you to ... read more »

Live At The Casbah
Price: $16.00
Artist: The Shambles
Description:

Originally released in 2013, and unavailable for some time, Spain’s Snap!! Reco ... read more »

There Is No Light Without The Dark
Price: $12.00
Artist: The Stan Laurels
Description:

The fourth studio album from John Lathrop under the Stan Laurels name.  It's a watershed follow-up to his acclaimed and award-winning 2018 Kool Kat Musik collection “Maybe” that's ambiti ... read more »

Cajun Prairie Fire
Price: $11.00
Artist: The Summer Wardrobe
Description: On their 2009 sophomore effort, The Summer Wardrobe play music that evades easy categorization, though overall it's Texan in character with a blend of swampy roots rock and retro psychedelia. It's no accident that they cover Roky Erickson's "Mine Mine Mind" on this CD, not only because Erickson is also part of this strain ... read more »

A Travers Les Mythes Du Temps
Price: $18.00
Artist: The Total Rejection
Description:

After featuring their first three studio albums that featured a whole host of sounds and arrangements, we often wondered how the band would pull their songs off live.  Well now we know!!  These are LIVE recordings (from over three days) by the Bristol (UK) bas ... read more »

Handful Of Hits
Price: $14.00
Artist: Tommy Ray
Description:

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Ugly Things Magazine – Issue #56
Price: $10.00
Artist: Ugly Things Magazine – Issue #56
Description:

DUE MID-APRIL – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!!  The Velvet Underground are on the cover and inside Jonathan Richman shares exclusive secrets of Lou Reed’s VU era guitar and gear, complete with his own illustrations! We go behind the scenes of the legendary sixties UK TV pop show read more »

Le Beat Bespoke 9
Price: $20.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

Dr. Robert’s (Rob Bailey) passion is discovering long-forgotten underground 60’s club sounds and giving them a new lease of life via his DJ sets and this compilation series.  “ ... read more »

Lost Innocence – Garpax 1960’s Punk & Psych
Price: $15.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

Top-rated West Coast garage sounds from the vaults of maverick genius Gary S Paxton, who is described as having “few peers” in a business that, certainly during the golden era of the 60’s, thrived on innovation and i ... read more »

Rebel Rousers
Price: $9.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

Rum Bar Records artist performing, writing or otherwise making art inspired by alt-punk, heartland-punk, alt-country, heart-on-sleeve, out-of-the-garage rock n' roll.  Tends to inhabit and play said music loudl ... read more »

Flowers In My Garden – Sunshine, Soft & Studio Pop 1966-70
Price: $16.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

Teensville Records proudly presents “Flowers In My Garden”, the seventh installment of examining the forgotten and neglected sounds of the late 60’s.  Compiled to give the listener an 80-minute frown-upside-down trip, the CD features ... read more »

Big Stir Singles: The Ninth Wave
Price: $12.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

“Big Stir Singles: The Ninth Wave” continues the documentation of the label’s pandemic-era releases by presenting all of the A- and B-sides released digitally August 28-October 3, 2020, from artists on the global ... read more »

Rebel Rousers – The Best Of The Rebels Vol. 1
Price: $17.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

“Rebel Rousers” was conceived and designed with the “Pebbles” and “Nuggets” series of albums in mind, albums became popular in the 80’s, finding rare and unknown bands from the 60’s who a ... read more »

Strange Creatures – The Best Of The Rebels Vol. 2
Price: $17.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

This is the second in the 'Rebels' compilation album series.  Call it Garage Rock, Garage Punk, Mod, Freakbeat, Pop-Psych! DIY Indie! - whatever floats your boat...the bottom line here is this is essential, and life-affirming stuff – made withy LOVE!  Simpl ... read more »