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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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She's So Nice + 3
Price: $12.50
Artist: Blue Ash
Description: SOLD OUT!! LIMITED EDITION (ONLY 525 COPIES PRESSED), NUMBERED VINYL-ONLY EP. Track listing: "She's So Nice", "Halloween Girl", "With You On My Mind", "Silver Horses". First time in vinyl, for these tracks originally recorded in 1972 and 1973. "previously only seen release on a hard to find 2004 rarities CD release. "An excellent job has been done of cherry-picking the best moments from the 2004 Not Lame CD comp to put this together, with 'She's So Nice' and 'Halloween Girl' in particular being great examples of the Blue Ash sound. The epic, string laden 'Silver Horses' may trump them both though, and shows a depth not necessarily expected from the band." - TheActive-Listener.com 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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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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The Lockdown Session: April 2020
Price: $13.00
Artist: Andrew Taylor
Description:

With a lot of time at home, Dropkick’s Andrew Taylor listened back over some sound clips on his phone, recorded during the last year. read more »

Lockdown Session: May 2020
Price: $13.00
Artist: Andrew Taylor and The Harmonizers
Description:

Recorded in our homes during the COVID-19 lockdown in Scotland between May 13th and 20th.  Starting life as another solo p ... read more »

False Alarm
Price: $11.00
Artist: Brad Marino
Description:

Brad Marino, singer, guitarist, songwriter, and co-founding member of beloved garage rock n’ roll band The Connection, stepped into the spotlight on his first solo outing “Extra Credit” (2019) with a wave of rave reviews accolades, and ... read more »

Dear Life
Price: $15.00
Artist: Brendan Benson
Description:

After a seven-year hiatus, Brendan Benson returns with what is probably his most joyful solo album to date. &nbs ... read more »

When The Dust Just Won’t Settle
Price: $15.00
Artist: Captain Wilberforce
Description:

NEW RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT LABEL – AVAILABLE JUNE 5 – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!!  ... read more »

Dollybirds & Spies
Price: $18.00
Artist: Cleaners From Venus
Description:

RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT MUSIK LABEL!  The followup to Coke’s “3 (Gs)” tribute to the Bee ... read more »

Come Into My Studio
Price: $10.00
Artist: Dana Countryman
Description:

For most outside of our world of power pop/pop, Dana Countryman remains a mystery.  read more »

West Coast Highway Cosmic
Price: $15.00
Artist: Datura4
Description:

Hot on the heels of their critically acclaimed third album, “Blessed is the Boogie”, the Dom Mariani-led Datura4 have hit the motorway running for another sonic journ ... read more »

It's Pronounced...
Price: $11.00
Artist: Dave Kuchler
Description:

Once upon a time jangle guitar player/singer/songwriter Dave Kuchler joined an already established New Jersey band to help deliver one of the most criminally overlooked pop rock masterpieces of the early 2000’s, the Soul En ... read more »

Gotta Get Back To New York City
Price: $12.00
Artist: Dr. Boogie
Description:

Real deal rock ‘n’ roll comin' atcha from Los Angeles.  We don’t know which gutter these guys crawled out of, but whe ... read more »

Hue Spotting
Price: $12.00
Artist: Ex Norwegian
Description:

RELEASED ON JUNE 5 – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!!  RELEASED ON JUNE 5 – ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!!  The ... read more »

Modesty Forbids
Price: $18.00
Artist: Graham Gouldman
Description:

Graham Gouldman first made his name as an unusually gifted  jobbing songwriter in the mid sixties,penning hits for outfits such as The Yardbirds, Herman’s Hermits and Th ... read more »

Androgyne + bonus disc
Price: $16.00
Artist: Gyasi
Description:

GLAM ROCK ALERT!  FANS OF CREEM CIRCUS, MOTT THE HOOPLE, DAVID BOWIE, and T. REX, WILL DIG THIS!!&nbs ... read more »

Hold Me In
Price: $12.00
Artist: High On Stress
Description:

After four strong albums in 11 years, this Minneapolis foursome disbanded from 2014-2018. “Hold Me In” is their first LP since read more »

Juniper
Price: $12.00
Artist: Juniper
Description:

Fifteen-year-old Juniper Shelley has been singing for as long as she (or anyone) can remember. She grew up in a deeply musical home, absorbing the sounds around her and basking in the eclectic tastes of her dad, seasoned singer-songwriter and longti ... read more »

Whatever It Takes
Price: $15.00
Artist: Kyle Vincent
Description:

2020 sees “Accelerator”, Mothboxer's ninth album is a heady, psychedelic mix of vocals, guitars, drums and synthesizers for your listening pleasure!read more »

Downtime
Price: $13.00
Artist: Nick Piunti & The Complicated Men
Description:

“Downtime” is the first album by Nick Piunti & The Complicated Men. After 4 successful solo albums beginning with 2013's "13 In My Head", Nick felt like it was time to shake things up with a new band.  ... read more »

Slow Recovery
Price: $12.00
Artist: Peter Baldrachi
Description:

Peter Baldrachi is a Boston singer-songwriter, drummer, and guitarist.  He released his first album, “Solid Ground” in 2006 to rave reviews in the rock, roots pop, and power pop community. read more »

If You Don’t Want My Love – Archive Series 6
Price: $15.00
Artist: Phil Seymour
Description:

RELEASED ON JUNE 5 - ACCEPTING ORDERS NOW!!  Brand new archive release containing more previously unreleased recordings!  read more »

Factory Settings
Price: $12.00
Artist: Pop Co-Op
Description:

Pop Co-Op are Steve Stoeckel (Spongetones), Bruce Gordon (Mr. Encrypto), Stacy Carson, & Joel Tinnel.  They write fresh RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT LABEL!!  Radio Free Universe sounds like driving forty miles over the limit along a long winding road. The windows are down, hair is blowing in the wind, and everyone is singing along ... read more »

Nationwide
Price: $11.00
Artist: Rockfour
Description:

Their 2004 release.  The 2001 effort from Tel Aviv quartet RockFour, a band that sound so removed from the Negev Desert and the Wailing Wall, you'd be hard-pressed to even guess at their origins. ... read more »

Interstellar
Price: $16.00
Artist: Ross
Description:

Juan Antonio Ross, a multi-instrumentalist musician, composer, arranger, and producer is based in Murcia, Spain.  He began his career in the 80’s as a dr ... read more »

Record and Pause + bonus disc
Price: $16.00
Artist: Seth Timbs
Description:

RELEASE ON THE KOOL KAT LABEL!!  Issued by underground imprint RCA Neon Records in mid-1971, the Shape Of The Rain album “Riley Riley Wood & Waggett” sold poorly at the time despite glowing reviews from the Briti ... read more »

Shindig! Magazine - Issue #103
Price: $13.00
Artist: Shindig! Magazine
Description: Cover stars are read more »

Open Road & Blue Sky
Price: $11.00
Artist: Tad Overbaugh
Description:

Tad Overbaugh (formerly of roots poppers The Kickbacks) & the Late Arrivals are a 4-piece, heartland inspired, rock 'n' roll band from Boston.  Mixing their blue collar rock and classic country influence ... read more »

Boxer At Rest
Price: $11.00
Artist: The Bye Bye Blackbirds
Description:

The Bye Bye Blackbirds are back with their fifth album.  “The band has always been labeled as power pop, which is not that acc ... read more »

Temsecal Telegraph
Price: $12.00
Artist: The Corner Laughers
Description:

The Corner Laughers fifth album marks their Big Stir Records label debut!   The record features guest appearance by Rex Broome (Armoires) and Bradley Skaught (Bye B ... read more »

Second Dose
Price: $11.00
Artist: The Dirty Truckers
Description:

The Dirty Truckers got together back in 1999 when songwriter Tom Baker chose to pursue a decidedly American rock n' roots direction. Drawing on kick-ass influences such as Che ... read more »

Class Kicks
Price: $11.00
Artist: The Hi-End
Description: Without further ado, The Hi-End are greased back, amped up, guitars and fists flying high, d ... read more »

Notes from a recent past
Price: $16.00
Artist: The Young Wait
Description:

The Young Wait is a band with American roots formed in the city of San Sebastián, Spain. After several singles, a ... read more »

The Best Power Pop Of 2018! (3CD)
Price: $21.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

Curated by PGH’s founder Bruce Brodeen, you’re treated to 61 tracks over three CDs representing his take on the best Power Pop released in 2018!  Kool Kat Musik is nicely represented with tracks by ... read more »

The Best (Power Pop) Of 2017
Price: $14.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

The best of 2017 contains 31 tracks over two CDs.  Once again, Kool Kat Musik is nicely represented with tracks by Everet Almond, The Forty Nineteens, The Morning Line, Pseudonym, Richard Turgeon, and Trip ... read more »

The Love Revolution: Soft, Sunshine & Harmony Pop 1966-71
Price: $16.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

“The Love Revolution” is Teensville Records’ latest look at the world (The US, Europe, and Australia) of obscure soft, sunshine, and harmony pop spanning the years 1966-1971.read more »

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

Since its inception in 2018, The Big Stir Singles Series has been a weekly diary not only of the global pop rock scene but the culture of its times as well.read more »

17 From Morden
Price: $18.00
Artist: Various Artists
Description:

“17 From Morden