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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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Under The Tidal Wave
Price: $10.00
Artist: Blaine Campbell
Description: VINYL-ONLY RELEASE! (comes with digital download code) On his third full-length effort, Blaine Campbell and his band, The California Sound, take you away to discover what goes on “Under the Tidal Wave”. “The record features one of the strongest opening tracks I’ve heard in a long time, ‘Shoutin’ Don’t Count’, comes complete with a riff reminiscent of The Beach Boys’ ‘Do It Again.’ There’s also a little Eric Carmen/Raspberries swagger on the track. It swings effortlessly, contains all of the elements of a hit single, and immediately engages the listener. ‘Happy Faces’ carries the Beach Boys motif while adding a taste of the ‘Ram’-era Paul McCartney. The ‘ba ba ba ba, ba ba ba ba’ refrain recalls The Cowsills, Sergio Mendes, and that wonderful sunny 60’s bossa nova harmony vibe. So many complementary influences are present here…Wilson, McCartney, and a little Nilsson. ‘Small Town Girl’ has that cartoon-ish charm of ‘White Album’ songs like ‘Honey Pie’ and ‘Rocky Raccoon.’ ‘Someday You’ll Be Mine’ employs the Four Freshmen influence of big-yet-gentle harmonies from reflective pieces like ‘Warmth Of The Sun.’ Every track is carefully considered and constructed. The shifts in tone, mood, and dynamics are a textbook of mid-60’s harmonic rock, with subtle psychedelic touches as accents, nothing overpowering but all working together to create a specific feel. The title track is an instrumental, shimmering with twangy guitar, and a sweet, orchestral sound completely saturated in California sunshine. ‘Blue Dolphin’ is cut from the same cloth as ‘Surf’s Up’…twangy lower-string, Duane Eddy-style guitar fills add a moody, melancholy tone, and you really feel the McCartney/Wilson dynamic here…the overlap, the friendly competition that drove each composer to outdo the other. ‘Our Life’ is a lush, vivid, soundscape, while ‘Caroline’s Rainbow’ is a piano-driven instrumental. The album closes with ‘Time To Say Goodbye,’ an innocent ‘Pet Sounds’ reflection, that’s a fitting finale to this ride along the California coast. This is a strong, brilliant excursion into a sound from days gone by that has been chased by many artists, who sometimes found that the true heart of the music had eluded them. Blaine Campbell found that heart on these thirteen tracks that are like precious gems set in a 24-karat gold band.” – ThereOnceWasANote.com EXCELLENT!! ... 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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Lights The Pilot!!!
Price: $15.00
Artist: Dollface
Description: VINYL PRESSING reissue of their 1996 CD release originally on Warm Jet Records. "These guys are amazing. It's hard to imagine a band like this not making it big, cuz they had it all, heavy and hooky, killer songs, a vocalist with a seriously rad raspy yowl, the band whipping up a sort of grungy, glammy power pop, but with shades of classic Twin/Tone bands, and early Homestead Records. Swaggery glam punk meets garage pop, fuzzy grunge meets ramshackle noise rock. We hear tons of early/classic Aerosmith, there's a huge Seattle grunge vibe a la Green River/Mudhoney, and we also hear lots of Soul Asylum as well, back when they were AWESOME. It's a hard rocking doozy, just give a listen to 'Destiny, Oh Destiny', which sounds like some lost Nirvana B-side, right down to the vocalist's inflection, and the weird chugging grunginess, in fact, anyone who digs Nirvana (and Nirvana worshippers like Roomrunner) will lose their shit for this. It's like the weirder, darker, noisier side of Nirvana, super melodic busy basslines, crumbling distorted guitar jangle and crunch, two and a half minutes that you'll likely find yourself playing over and over and over. But the rest of the record is not too shabby either, slipping from the pogo-y punk pop of 'Rods And Cones', to the fuzzy, noisy, grunged out power pop of 'I Breakdown And Cry', with its killer woozy bridge, and the awesome, about-to-crack vocals, and from the crazy catchy, chugging jangle pop of 'Atlantis', to the twisted experimental new wave weirdness of the title track. This pushes pretty much all our 90's rock buttons." - Andrea/Aquarius Records GREAT!! ... read more »
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Corvette Summer
Price: $15.00
Artist: Dollface
Description: VINYL-ONLY reissue of their 1994 Punk Pop debut originally released on Crackpot Records. From 1989 to 1996, one band ruled the underground rock scene of central Illinois. Here in this ragged, tight-knit, all-ages network of Midwestern skate parks and legion halls - a time when punk and pop bands, ska and metal bands would all play together - Dollface! With harmonies like angels and all the raw edge of punk, they were a true band in every sense of the word, tapping our emotions with childlike glee, and backing up their willful abandon with a wicked sense of humor, stellar musicianship and refreshing lack of pretension. Their quirky tunes were pop, they were punk, they were loud and snotty and silly, but mostly, they were rock n’ roll. Despite a burst of regional success, Peoria, IL answer to Urge Overkill, Cheap Trick and the Beatles never achieved the massive breakthrough that should have been theirs. "This is an extremely catchy pop record, it will have you singing 'No duh/No doi' for days on end!" - Amazon.com "Their music has stood the test of time. For those who were there, it's hard to overstate their impact. They touched a lot of people and set the stage for so many of us. And that's pretty meaningful" - Jonathan Wright 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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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 »

forever fresh!
Price: $14.00
Artist: Bruce Moody
Description:

A new (old) set of pop-centric tunes from Bruce Moody, one of the 80’s power pop names that's been bouncing around for years and has only recently been investigated.  Back in the early 80's Terry Carolan (True H ... read more »

Forget About It
Price: $11.00
Artist: Classic Ruins
Description:

Having emerged with the '80s garage rock revival, this now re-activated combo from Boston returns to the scene with its kick-ass 2020 full-length.  For “Forget About It” The Classic Ruins reco ... read more »

Life Gets Strange
Price: $11.00
Artist: Cliff Hillis
Description:

Rising to the challenge of collaborating with his band during the pandemic, Cliff along with co-producer/musician Greg Maragos (Smash Palace, In The Pocket) and drumme ... read more »

Over & Over
Price: $13.00
Artist: Clover
Description:

An archival release of sorts from Ireland’s by way of Australia Matt Purcell.  In 1994, Matt’s ... read more »

Radiophonic Supersonic
Price: $10.00
Artist: Dave Caruso
Description:

“Radiophonic Supersonic” is the followup to Dave’s 2017 “Buddah Pesto Manifesto” release.  Dave explains “Oread more »

Forever Together (3CD)
Price: $28.00
Artist: Doug Fieger
Description:

A 3CD/48 track (featuring a total of 25 previously unreleased songs - 10 previously unreleased by the Knack) career retrospective.  Doug Fieger and his power pop band ... read more »

So Long, Yesterday
Price: $13.00
Artist: Dream Phases
Description:

After Brandon Graham’s band Nacosta split, he hung around with other LA Psych bands, and continued to write songs.  read more »

Turning Circles + bonus disc
Price: $18.00
Artist: Dropkick
Description:

The 2020 reissue of Dropkick’s 2007 album “Turning Circles” comes as an expanded CD.  This was the first album the Andrew/Alastair/Roy/Stu line up made before “Dot the I” and “Pa ... read more »

New York: Live
Price: $15.00
Artist: Eddie & The Hot Rods
Description:

Having reformed in 2000, this was the band’s third US tour for th ... read more »

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

NEW RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT LABEL – AVAILABLE FEBRUARY 5 – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!  Since early 2020’s “Soak Up Th ... read more »

This Time You’re On Your Own
Price: $11.00
Artist: Foxycontin
Description:

Philly’s Foxycontin are four men devoted to playing high-spirited, pop punk.  Formed in 2003, the band features members of Philly punk legends The Electric Love ... read more »

Quaranteenage Kicks
Price: $11.00
Artist: Gallows Birds
Description: “Quaranteenage Kicks” by Gallows Birds is an album most obv ... read more »

Swelter In Place/The Great Dissention
Price: $12.00
Artist: Gerry McGoldrick
Description:

Keen-eyed trainspotters will recognize Philly’s veteran punk rocker Gerry McGoldrick as the frontman for Solid For Sixty, a band that also counted Frank Brown (Flight Of Mavis/Buzz Zeemer/Travel Lanes) among its ... read more »

Power On
Price: $13.00
Artist: Helen Love
Description:

If you're a diehard fan of all things indiepop, chances are you've heard of Helen Love!  They (she) have been releasing records on a regular basis for nearly 30 y ... read more »

Jokers, Idols & Misfits
Price: $13.00
Artist: JIm Basnight
Description:

Although recognized for his excellent original material, Jim chose to compile an album of 21 (!) covers for his latest release that pays homage to his wide-ranging influences.  “’Prince Jones Davies Suite’  ... read more »

Be True To Yourself
Price: $15.00
Artist: Joey Molland
Description:

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Savoury-Toothed Tiger
Price: $12.00
Artist: Marveline
Description:

Marveline is the solo project from Fallon Cush/The Native Strip bass player Pete Marley.  read more »

Catspaw
Price: $15.00
Artist: Matthew Sweet
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It's A New Day Tonight
Price: $15.00
Artist: MIchael Rault
Description:

WOW!!!   How did this guy fly under our radar for so long?  It’s too bad Stephen Malkmus and The Jicks already called their album “Sparkle Hard” in 1998, because that simple little phrase would wo ... read more »

Never Too Late
Price: $8.00
Artist: Mike Browning
Description:

A fan of The Spongetones from day one, Mike Browning was absolutely thrilled at a chance meeting with Jamie Hoover at a Dairy Queen in Oak Island, NC.  Upon conversing, Mike not only discovered he and Jam ... read more »

Greetings From Muckingham Palace
Price: $13.00
Artist: Muck and The Mires
Description:

Those fine and upstanding American ambassadors of grooving garage-rock, Muck And The Mires, are back once again with aread more »

Howl
Price: $12.00
Artist: mylittlebrother
Description:

Based in Cumbria, UK, Mylittlebrother makres their Big Stir Records debut with “Howl”, a record featuring read more »

Oh By the Way...it's Natalie Sweet
Price: $11.00
Artist: Natalie Sweet
Description: Natalie Sweet is the former lead singer for The Shanghais.& ... read more »

Shipwrecked Commotion
Price: $11.00
Artist: Paul Starling
Description:

With Brian Bringelson’s profile raised recently courtesy of his recent “Desperate Days” pop gem, AND as we get ready to issue his prior (download-only) 2019 solo outing “Burning Backwards” on CD ... read more »

Forever and Never
Price: $21.00
Artist: Psychotic Youth
Description:

EN ROUTE – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!!  THIS IS THE JAPANESE RELEASE OF THEIR ALBUM THAT INCLUDES TWO BONUS TRACKS ... read more »

Shiftinggears
Price: $12.00
Artist: Rich Arithmetic
Description:

NEW RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT LABEL – AVAILABLE JANUARY 29 – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!  Rich Arithmetic is back after a prolonged absen ... read more »

Sleep In A Wigwam
Price: $12.00
Artist: Rich Arithmetic
Description:

1995’s “Sleep In A Wigwam” is the album that introduced Rich Arithmet ... read more »

Dream Dream
Price: $13.00
Artist: Secret Colours
Description:

Have to admit, Secret Colours fell off our radar for a few years since we featured their early releases.  But ... read more »

EP3
Price: $7.00
Artist: Secret Colours
Description:

In 2011, the band released the 5-song “EP3” that includes a very cool cover of The Kinks’ “Sunny Afternoon”!  “They read more »

Shindig! Magazine - Issue #111
Price: $13.00
Artist: Shindig! Mahazine - Issue #111
Description:

Sly & The Family Stone grace the cover: A riot’s goin’ on, the descent of the soulful multiracial collective.  Other features include read more »

The Cost Of Living
Price: $11.00
Artist: Simon Felton
Description:

Over the past five years, Pink Hedgehog supremo Simon Felton has released his “therapeutic trilogy” of albums - “Emotional Feedback” (2015), “Return to Easton Square” (2016) and “Topsy Turvy” (2017) - all solo record ... 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 »

Everybody Moves, Nobody Gets Hurt.
Price: $11.00
Artist: The Great Affairs
Description:

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What Could Be Better
Price: $15.00
Artist: The Happy Fits
Description:

The Happy Fits are as out of their depth as the rest of us on their second full-length that operates on the thin line between thrill and apprehension, wrapping panic in a layer of exuberance.  The trio is Luke D ... read more »

Time To Wake Up
Price: $16.00
Artist: The Lemon Clocks
Description:

Jeremy ... read more »

Reflections
Price: $15.00
Artist: The Nines
Description:

The Nines are one of a very few reliable power pop artists who've produced consistently great music since 1998.read more »

Another Season Passes
Price: $12.00
Artist: The Strand
Description:

Who says you can't go back home again?  A 80’s track from The Strand is featured on the “Strum & Thrum: The American Jangle Underground 1983-1987” collection that was just released.  “Another Season Passe ... read more »

Mars Casino
Price: $15.00
Artist: The Vibrators with Chris Spedding
Description:

British guitar icon Chris Spedding joins UK punk legends The Vibrators on the band's newest studio album th ... read more »

Ugly Things Magazine - Issue #55
Price: $10.00
Artist: Ugly Things Magazine - Issue #55
Description:

This issue details the history of the Magic Fern, one of the key bands in Seattle’s psychedelic music scene in 1966-68.  Photographer Eric Hayes shares his journey through th ... read more »

Eddie Piller Presents The Mod Revival (4CD)
Price: $42.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

1 COPY LEFT!  read more »

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

“The Eighth Wave” features ten pairs of A and B-sides from Big Stir’s weekly “Single Series”, released in July and August at the height of the 2020 pandemic (and often showcasing artistic responses to the turmoil of ... read more »

Action Now: 20/20 Re-Envisioned
Price: $12.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

An extremely kool co-release from the fine folks at Big Stir Records and Futureman Records that sees artists from both labels and other familiar names paying tribute to one of power pop’s all-time great bands that sn ... read more »

Souvenirs: Little Gems Of Pop Volume 3 (vinyl)
Price: $26.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

IN STOCK!!  For decades now, Sound Asleep Records’ head honcho Jerker Emanuelson has issued music compilations that have represented the organic side of power-pop and ... read more »

Not Scared Anymore
Price: $13.00
Artist: Warm Morning Brothers
Description:

If Warm Morning Brothers conjures images of a lazy ... read more »

Goodnight My Sweetheart The Devil
Price: $10.00
Artist: Zane Drake & The Buffalo Brides
Description:

Often when an album has been around for 25 years, it is labeled a classic.  Zane Drake’s new album “read more »