There were A LOT of vinyl reissues for Black Friday this year, as opposed to New Releases. This inspired me to sift through the list and select a few must-haves. You can check out the full list on the Record Store Day site.
Earthling – David Bowie
David Bowie’s 1997 venture into the Industrial/DnB world.
Another Music in a Different Kitchen – Buzzcocks
The 1978 debut by the English band sees a reissue on 180-gram translucent orange vinyl.
Songs of the Free – Gang of Four
Influential post-punk legends reissue their third LP.
Live at Wonderland ’68 – Janis Joplin with Big Brother and the Holding Company
A 2-piece set commemorating the legendary San Francisco performance at the height of Joplin’s career. It includes a 20 page booklet.
Barbed Wire Kisses (B-Sides and More) – The Jesus and Mary Chain
This compilation also includes a few covers and an acoustic track.
Dedicated – The Kinks
Long out of print, this EP includes favorites “Dedicated Follower of Fashion” and “Set Me Free”.
Time To Pretend – MGMT
Can you believe it’s been ten years already? This MGMT reissue is released on a very collectible glow in the dark vinyl.
Bohemian Rhapsody – Queen
The 40th Anniversary reissue of the legendary track.
50 – The Sonics
An absolute must for any garage rock aficionados. A 3 part set that also includes a poster and booklet.