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Some pretty interesting stuff turned up this week. Check these out! Out of towners, online store has been updated, check out new arrivals (Including these albums) on the FRONT page and HERE. Degreaser - Rougher Squalor LP    Featuring Tim Evans of Bird Blobs and Sea Scout, this a great mini reinvention. More blown out, psych doom than the dark, dirgier (but still great) earlier...

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Nic's Picks!! Russell St Bombing LP (Smart Guy) Russell st Bombing is Al and Zephyr from Total Control and Eastlink. There’s inklings of both members previous recorded output, such as the moments where Lower Plenty enters into murky Xpressway/early Dead C territory, Zephyr’s clever-yet-subtle guitar deviations in Eastlink and a similar mystic vibe to Al’s fantastic SNAKE cassette, but...
Three cheers for No Patience Records in Adelaide! They've sent us the new EP from Brisbane's paranoid synth lords Multiple Man and the 7" from WA hardcore band Prag. Multiple Man EP "Persuasion" contains four almost danceable tracks. Bit more sleek than their previous efforts, it has an early electro / Tom Ellard vibe about it with that characteristic darker edge. Listen HERE. Buy HERE. Pr...
Cool Death have delivered the new SOMA COMA LP "Dust" to us. It's a damn sensational, raging, nasty album. Australia is punk capital of the universe. Have a listen here. You can buy here.  RUSSEL STREET BOMBINGS is Al from UV Race, Total Control, Dick Diver etc and Zephyr Pavey of Eastlink and Total Control. As you'd expect, it sounds NOTHING like either have done whilst being g...
Been catching up on some listening since the crazy Christmas period and doing some renovating. Here's a few excellent albums that have slipped through to the keeper unnoticed that we feel deserve a fair hearing.  Dreamsalon - Soft Stab  If you like Eastlink and Constant Mongrel, you'll love this Seattle band featuring members of the A-Frames. LISTEN   BUY Tom Ellard - E...
We've got an excellent import shipment due in Friday, re-stocking some of those classic LP's we ran out of last few months. There's also a lot of reggae / dub stuff to mix things up a bit.    ADOLESCENTS ADOLESCENTS LP   One of the best U.S Punk albums ever!! BAD BRAINS BAD BRAINS LP   One of the best US Punk albums ever pt 2.  BLUE CHEER VINCEBUS ERU...
New arrivals! Living Eyes are from Geelong and do snotty, bratty garage punk with enough hooks to get under your skin. Their new album is called "Living Large". Have a listen HERE. Buy the vinyl online HERE Sleaford Mods "Chubbed Up" compilation is on in LP. I love this. Gritty, bleak, funny and no bullshit. A guy with a laptop and another guy ranting like a cross between Mark E Smith and ...
The new Twerps album Range Anxiety is in and doesn't disappoint at all. This band seems to get a bit more adventurous and better with every new release. We highly recommend it. Have a LISTEN . Available online HERE. The early Melvins LPs have been re-issued as double LP sets! Ozma and Bullhead, Egg Nog and Lice-All. If you haven't gone back this far in their catalogue, it's definitely worth it...
  Import box is coming! Should be here Friday by the looks of things. It's a smorgasbord of delights. All available online here soon as we work out shipping, currency conversion etc.   BUT FIRST, Locally:   New Twerps LP "Range Anxiety" should be here next week! Signed to Merge in the USA now, still on Chapter here.  LISTEN   Go-Betweens "G Sta...
  We emailed a  bunch of the bands that featured in our best sellers lists to ask for some 2014 picks of their own. Here is a list of lists from some of the great folks that put so much time and effort into giving us top notch product to sell. Listen to them. They are wise. Great read too.   -----   Al Monfort (Snake / Total Control / UV Race ...

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  Goodbye 2014, hello future. I’m glad to say our customers have excellent taste and I can get behind the majority of stuff in the stores Best Sellers list. I decided to list some of my favourite stuff that didn’t make that top sellers list. Looking forward to another exciting year in the retail industry.   Long Players   Exiles From Clowntown - Tape Scissors Roc...

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Hey! We waited for the pile of lists to dissipate before submitting our own. It was a great year for independent music here. We sold more than ever and there was widespread excitement for our best sellers too that reached beyond our usual circle. Everything from synth based music to punk, jangly Go-Betweens inspired pop, experimental music, electronic music, garage. We're proud to represent such a...

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Chris’s Picks of 2014 I really enjoyed 2014 musically though I leaned towards music on the darker side. A lot as it turns out. I’m understandably a bit suspicious of overly happy people.  Thanks for all your support this year.  Total Control – Typical System  I heard the first song  “Flesh Wars” on soundcloud and thought “yeah, that’s pretty good I guess”, but as usual...

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Thanks everybody for your support this year.. We've been absolutely flat out. We received over 1400 2nd hand records, plus an import will be in tomorrow with the new Melvins LP. Check the list here. We'll be open all non-public holidays cos we're on Newtown rent. Might close a bit early Christmas eve as I REALLY need a break. Dec 24th 10am til 5pm Dec 25th CLOSED DEC 26th CLOSED DE...

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A last minute import order should Christmas eve.  Included is the new Melvins LP "Hold It In", the rest is just classic re-stock stuff your collection can't do without. If you're after a last minute vinyl addition for under your Christmas tree, browse on. PLUS, early Melvins LP's are being re-issued on vinyl in January, and we'll be stocking them, so keep an eye out.    VELV...
Box should be here today. I've linked it to the online store so you can have your record shipped or use the store pick-up option and say g'day! Radio Birdman - Radios Appear   Yay! Better than the boring U.S re-issue, this is the Citadel re-issue wih original black Trafalgar artwork. Remastered too! BUY Radio Birdman - Live At Paddington Town Hall (2 LP)  Previously unrelea...
Here is the next import box to land. Hopefully be here Friday. Some pretty great stuff coming. Have a read. If you want to grab a copy for store pick-up or have it shipped to you, just click on the BUY links.    LP APHEX TWIN Richard D. James Album I like this album of his best. It’s got that warped, acid tinged sunburnt thing going on and it sounds like a misanthropic crazy ...

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Soon as you look at the sleeve on this you kind of know there is something unique and disturbing going to go on here. Walks that fine ine between menace and hurt. If you like Mazzy Starr, Rowland S Howard and darker indie vibes. "First LP by somber Australian chanteuse Elizabeth Downey and instrumentalist Dan Hawkins. Nine bruised vignettes that will take you to the scraped bottom of love....
This December, anyone who spends over $100 instore and online will receive a bonus $10 voucher from us to use in January. If you buy a friend a $100 voucher online, we will also throw in a bonus $10 for them to spend. Gift vouchers are now available online here. The vouchers will be emailed to you, so don't forget to give us the correct email and tell us who the voucher is made out too and who...

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Available online and instore from Friday 12th of December. Limited edition. Order now.  Body Lotion is a collaboration between Belgium's Sleeperhold Publications, Australian duo HTRK and London-based artist David Ferrando Giraut. The three tracks on the record—"Sugar," "Punch" and the title track, "Body Lotion" date back to the sessions that led to the band's 2011 album, Work (Work Work)....