RSD Black Friday 2019

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Beck takes the RSD3 into HYPERSPACE with this 3" "Uneventful Days" single, made for the RSD3 mini-turntable. It's the first single from his fourteenth studio album, Hyperspace (pssst... that's coming to record stores on 11/22 and there's a special indie-only silver vinyl version!), and it's co-produced and co-written with Pharrell Williams.
This stand-alone single is classic black and includes a foldout poster. 
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The prophesy has come true! Tenacious D's Kyle Gass and Jack Black team up with Jack White on production to create a brand new one-sided single.

A1 “Don't Blow It, Kage" 

Tenacious D - Blue Series: Don't Blow It, Kage [RSD BF 2019]
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Picture Disc of the recently released album Get It Out, is the second release and first full-length from Altitudes & Attitude, a collaboration between Frank Bello and David Ellefson, bassists for Anthrax and Megadeth respectively. 

1. “Get It Out” 2. “Late” 3. “Out Here” 4. “Part of Me” 5. “Slip” 6. “Talk to Me” 7. “Leviathan” 8. “Cold” 9. “Another Day” 10. “All There Is” 11. “Booze and Cigarettes” 12. “Tell the World” 13. “Here Again”

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2 x LP reissue of Sebastian Bach's legendary 1998 appearance at the Whisky A Go-Go

SIDE A: “Slave To The Grind” / “Piece Of Me” / “Frozen”
SIDE B: “Here I Am” / “Parasite” / “18 & Life”
SIDE C: “Blasphemer” / “Riot Act” / “Sweet Little Sister” / “In A Darkened Room” / “Monkey Business”
SIDE D: “The Most Powerful Man In The World” / “I Remember You” / “Eternal Life” / “Youth Gone Wild”

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Reissue of the rare MONO version of Chet Baker's classic 1958 album on Riverside Records. Cut from the analog master, pressed on 180-gram vinyl at RTI and housed in a tip-on jacket.

Side A: 1. “Do It The Hard Way” 2. “I'm Old Fashioned” 3. “You're Driving Me Crazy” 4. “It Could Happen To You” 5. “My Heart Stood Still”
SIde B: 1. “The More I See You” 2. “Everything Happens To Me” 3. “Dancing On The Ceiling” 4. “How Long Has This Been Going On?” 5. “Old Devil Moon”

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Recorded live at the historic Village Vanguard in NYC in the Fall of 2018 during Jon Batiste's residency. Companion piece to "Anatomy of Angels: Live at the Village Vanguard" which is released in August 2019.This title includes more raucous, full band type material that Jon Batiste and New Orleans is often associated with. Includes 8 new tracks and 1 interlude.
Jon Batiste - Chronology Of A Dream: Live At The Village Vanguard [LP]
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It’s said that legends aren’t born—they’re grown. Willie Nelson, an enduring American icon and tireless supporter of marijuana legalization, offers the latest hit from his stash, a humorous ode to the sweetest of leaves as only Willie can do it. “Sometimes Even I Can Get Too High,” a new song from the sessions for Willie’s latest album, Ride Me Back Home Is backed with “It’s All Going To Pot,” another 420 favorite from Django and Jimmie, Willie and Merle Haggard’s 2015 album.

"Sometimes Even I Can Get Too High" b/w "It's All Going To Pot" (w/ Merle Haggard)

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A six song EP originally recorded in 1999. 

Side A: 1.” The Killing Cross” 2. “Peace & Sympathy” 3. “Black Pearl (Fermented Version)”
Side B: 4. “Twisted” 5. “White Christmas” 6. “Peddlers Of Death (Alternate)”

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Bad is a selection of remixes from Broncho's latest album Bad Behavior, on red splatter vinyl. This limited edition release is for all the good boys and girls. It features remixes of Broncho songs by real sweeties like of Montreal, Yeasayer, Methyl Ethel, Generationals, and Computer Magic and we hope it makes you boogie and feel really good.

“Boys Got to Go (Computer Magic Remix)”/”Keep It In Line (Yeasayer Remix)”/”Big City Boys (Generationals Remix)”/”Family Values (Of Montreal Remix)”/”All Choked Up (Methyl Ethel remix)”

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Double LP- Recorded at SOLD OUT Two Nights at the Historic Ryman Auditorium in February 2019. First Live Album! Current CMA Duo Of The Year! 12 Tracks including the hit songs- "It Ain't My Fault", "Shoot Me Straight", "21 Summer" and the #1 Song- "Stay A Little Longer". Brothers Osborne currently reigns as three-time CMA Vocal Duo of the Year in addition to being named ACM Vocal Duo of the Year the past two years. Overall, Brothers Osborne have collected four CMA and five ACM trophies.


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A complement to the 50th anniversary release of Live at Home With His Bad Self (which itself is an expansion of a 1969 live show that was heavily edited into the LP 'Sex Machine'), this RSD Black Friday exclusive is the after-show set, featuring extended versions of rare (released) cuts, new mixes, a duet with Marva Whitney and some revealing stage patter.

Side 1: 1. “Baby Here I Come (false start & complete take)” 2. “Spinning Wheel (take 1)” 3. “Spinning Wheel (take 2)”

Side 2: 1. “Rehearsal” 2. “Respect” 3. “A Talk With James Brown/You Got To Have A Job” 4. “Fat Wood (rehearsal)” 5. “Fat Wood”

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The “Human Touch” single is featured in the HIV/AIDS documentary titled 5B. Pressed on 180g black vinyl for RSD Black Friday. 

"Human Touch" 

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One of the most magical, as-yet unreleased live performances by Jeff Buckley debuts on vinyl as part of the continuing celebration of the 25th anniversary of his debut studio album Grace. Buckley’s captivating appearance on KCRW-FM’s long-running Morning Becomes Eclectic was accompanied by the core band with which he recorded Grace, and features favorites from that record, including “Mojo Pin,” “So Real,” and “Lover, You Should Have Come Over.”

Side A: 1. “Mojo Pin (Chocolate Intro)” 2. “Corpus Christi Carol”
Side B: 3. “Grace” 4. “So Real” 5. “Lover, You Should've Come Over”

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Lewis Capaldi's Spotify Singles Session, available on limited edtion 7" vinyl exclusively for RSD BF! Features live recordings of "Hold Me While You Wait" and a cover of "when the party's over" originally performed by Billie Eilish

"Hold Me While You Wait"/"When The Party's Over" 

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The mixtape that started it all for Cardi B. 

1. “Intro (Skit)” (feat. The Breakfast Club) 2. “Trust Issues” 3. “On Fleek” 4. “Washpoppin” 5. “Her Perspective (Skit)” 6. “Selfish (feat. Josh X)” 7. “I Gotta Hurt You” 8. “Foreva” 9. “Trick (skit)” (feat. Haitian V) 10. “Trick” 11. “Lit Thot” 12. “Sauce Boyz” 13. “Outro (Skit)” (feat. Lisa Evers)

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1. “We Are Musician” 2. “アイム・ミー 3. フューチャー” 4. “FAT-MOTTO” 5. “Center of the FACE !”

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A song from the latest Cheap Trick album, and a song for the season, pressed on a red vinyl 7” single. 

“Gimme Some Truth” / “I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day (Live)” (featuring Roy Wood) 

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Previously unissued tracks by Alex Chilton, engineered by Chris Bell, and featuring new liner notes from Rich Tupica and Elizabeth Hoehn (aka Lesa Aldridge). The first release of these tracks is for RSD Black Friday. 

“Windows Hotel” / “My Rival” / “She Might Look My Way” / “She Might Look My Way” (w/ Chris Bell)

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Rediscover the songs that helped J. Cole’s third album go ballistic!  Includes “Apparently,” “Wet Dreamz,” “No Role Modelz” and “Love Yourz.”

Side A: "Apparently" / "Wet Dreamz"
Side B: "No Role Modelz" / "Love Yours"

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The Comet is Coming follow up to their critically acclaimed "Trust in The Lifeforce of the Deep Mystery" with "The Afterlife" EP, their second title to be released under the Impulse Records! label. "The two records can be seen as companions, that cannot exist without each other, like day and night, light and dark, creation and destruction. They were made together, at the same time, and have always been intended to be experienced together". - Danalogue

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First time on 2LP Colored Vinyl!! Dragontown is the fifteenth solo album by Alice Cooper. It was released in 2001 on Spitfire Records, and is coming on RSD Black Friday for the first time on 2 x LP Colored Vinyl. Like Brutal Planet, the album displays a heavier metal style than many of his previous releases.

SIDE A: 1. “Triggerman” 2. “Deeper” 3. “Dragontown”

SIDE B: 1. “Sex, Death and Money” 2. “Fantasy Man” 3. “Somewhere In the Jungle”

SIDE C: 1. “Disgraceland” 2. “Sister Sara” 3. “Every Woman Has a Name”

SIDE D: 1. “I Just Wanna Be God” 2. “It's Much Too Late” 3. “The Sentinel”

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Barns Courtney's scaled back performances of "You And I" and "99" Live from the Old Nunnery. Not available on vinyl anywhere else!

"99" Live from The Old Nunnery/"You And I" (Acoustic)

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These songs appear on vinyl for the first time, and it’s on a dragon picture disc! The live version of “Rainbow In The Dark” was recorded in 2002. 

“Rainbow in The Dark (Live)” / “Killing the Dragon”

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Released on special coloured vinyl exclusively for RSD Black Friday, this 7” single features two of the best-loved tracks from Thomas Dolby. Originally released in 1982, “She Blinded Me With Science” reached #5 on the Billboard Hot 100 and then spent two weeks at #2 in Canada In 2002. Side B features “One Of Our Submarines” another knock-out track that’s a firm favourite among Dolby fans.

"She Blinded Me With Science"/"One of Our Submarines" 

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While Edan’s critically acclaimed debut, Primitive Plus, was a celebration of hip-hop’s golden age and a true throwback, his sophomore album, Beauty And The Beat, is a vast musical collage that contains many different influences; Hip-hop, rock, pop, dusty breaks, hazy loops, luxurious off-kilter samples and curveball tempo changes that are all crafted into one cohesive piece of art.
In 2015, FACT placed it at number 30 on the "100 Best Indie Hip-Hop Records of All Time" list. In 2013 NME placed it at number 392 on the "500 Greatest Albums of All Time" list.

“A goofy psychedelic gem. It’s like ‘The Grey Album’ in technicolour” - Vice

“Edan has a seemingly bottomless musical curiosity… he unites old school hip-hop’s aesthetics with a previous generation’s sense of grooviness” - The Washington Post

“Impossibly ambitious, as psychedelic as Mythos, as unrelenting as the Ultramagnetic MCs, Edan is a master in possession of his own style. One of the best and most original records to come out this decade” - XLR8R

“A full tab of b-boy psychedelia… a creative quantum leap forward” - XXL

“With an awe-inspiring imagination in tow, Edan drops his own magical mystery tour” - URB

“Nothing is fucking with Edan right now. ‘Beauty and the Beat’ is the best hip-hop I’ve heard in a long time” - Mass Appeal

1. “Polite Meeting Intro” 2. “Funky Voltron feat. Insight” 3. “I See Colours” 4. “Fumbling Over Words That Rhyme” 5. “Murder Mystery”  6. “Torture Chamber feat. Percee P”  7. “Making Planets feat. Mr. Lif”  8. “Time Out (segue)” 9. “Rock And Roll feat. Dagha”  10. “Beauty”  11. “The Science Of The Two feat. Insight” 12. “Smile” 13. “Promised Land”

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This Record Store Day Black Friday release captures two complete sets of the Bill Evans Trio (with bassist Eddie Gomez and drummer Marty Morell) on October 23, 1968 at Art D'Lugoff's legendary Village Gate club in New York City. The much sought-after 2012 3LP boxed set edition was initially pressed at 45 RPM and has been out of print and unavailable for three years.

Originally recorded by Resonance founder and co-president George Klabin at 21 years old, and digitally remastered from the original tapes, this deluxe 2LP gatefold set includes a 4-page insert with iconic photos by Tom Copi, Jan Persson, Raymond Ross, Fred Seligo and Herb Snitzer, essays by renowned jazz critic Nat Hentoff, vibraphonist Gary Burton, Art D'Lugoff's son Raphael D'Lugoff, and more! This is a limited edition re-pressing of 4,000 copies worldwide, on 180g black vinyl. Mastered by Bernie Grundman and pressed by Record Technology Inc. at 33 1/3RMP.



Side A: 1. “Emily” 2. “Witchcraft” 3. “Yesterdays” 4. “Round Midnight”
Side B: 1. “My Funny Valentine” 2. “California Here I Come” 3. “Gone With The Wind” 4. “Alfie” Side C: 1. “Turn Out The Stars” 2. “Yesterdays Take 2” 3. “Emily Take 2” 4. I”n A Sentimental Mood” 5. “Round Midnight Take 2”
Side D: 1. “Autumn Leaves” 2. “Someday My Prince Will Come” 3. “Mother of Earl” 4. “Here’s That Rainy Day”

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Aretha Franklin - The Atlantic Singles 1968 7" Vinyl Singles boxset, featuring Aretha's four 7" singles from 1968. Following the Aretha Franklin 1967 7" Singles Boxed set released for RSD 2019. 

Disc 1 - Side A “SWEET, SWEET BABY (SINCE YOU’VE BEEN GONE)”/ Side B “AIN’T NO WAY”
Disc 2 - Side A “THINK” / Side B “YOU SEND ME”
Disc 3 - Side A “THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT” / Side B “SAY A LITTLE PRAYER”
Disc 4 - Side A “SEE SAW” / Side B “MY SONG”

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To celebrate RSD Black Friday, At The Dojo Records releases Fu Manchu’s complete incendiary performance at the 2003 edition of the Roadburn Festival Netherlands on limited edition LP and CD. The band recently unearthed the original professional recordings taken directly from the soundboard and had them specifically mastered for this release. This is a legendary Fu set, iand includes classics “Squash That Fly,” “Hell On Wheels,” “Boogie Van” and “King Of The Road.”

"Playing Roadburn back in 2003 was a blast!”, Scott Hill, lead vocals/guitar of Fu Manchu says. “It was the year before we put out Start The Machine and we played a couple of songs from it live for the first time on that tour. One of the songs that’s on this live record, “I Wanna Be,” is a different arrangement than what ended up on the final studio release. We're stoked that the show was recorded and that people will get to hear it. Always a good time playing at Roadburn!"

1. “Squash That Fly” 2. “Hell On Wheels” 3. “Eatin’ Dust”  4. “Laserbl’ast!”  5. “I Wanna Be” 6. “Boogie Van”  7. “King Of The Road” 8. “Written In Stone”  9. “Saturn III”

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A picture disc version of the new solo album from Oasis' Liam Gallagher. 

“Shockwave”, “One of Us”, “Once”, “Now That I’ve Found You”, “Halo”, “Why Me? Why Not.”, “Be Still”, “Alright Now”, “Meadow”, “The River”, “Gone”


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'Volume 3 of the series celebrating Gov’t Mule’s 25 years as a band is a multi-colored LP with matching cover. 

Side A: “Hammer & Nails” / “Trane” / “Dreams & Songs”

Side B: “Whisper In Your Soul” / “Little Toy Brain” / “Funny Little Tragedy > Message In A Bottle > Funny Little Tragedy”

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1979, Downtown New York, Gray was making industrial music with sound. Jean-Michel Basquiat played the guitar with a metal file, Michael Holman played masking tape and steel ball bearings, Justin Thyme abstracted the keys, as Nick Taylor played his guitar with historical restraint.

Famed painter Jean Michel-Basquiat was one of the co-founders of the band Gray. This anthology features their previously limited self-release plus unreleased material, and remixes from Todd Rundgren, Hank Shocklee, King Britt, Sal P (Liquid Liquid), Deantoni Parks, Tewz, Free The Robots, and The Gaslamp Killer, along with features from Amir Yaghmai and Kool Keith.

A1 “Wig” A2 “Pillar of Salt” A3 “The Mysterious Ashley Bickerton” A4 “The Man Who”

B1 “Gauntlet of Wriggly’s” B2 “Eight Hour Religion” B3 “Figure It Out For Yourself” B4 “Dan Asher”

C1 “Cut It Up High Priest” C2 “I Know” C3 “Mockingbird” C4 “Washington, D.C. 20013”

D1 “Bad Fool (Red Skelton)” D2 “Life On The Streets” D3 “Doktor Dhoom” D4 “Drum Mode”

E1 “Sweetness Of The New” E2 “Dan Asher (King Britt Mudd Club Mix)” E3 “Sweetness of The New (Free The Robots Remix)” E4 “I Know (Tewz Remix ft. Kool Keith and DJ Flesh One)”
E5 “Bad Fool (Hank Shocklee Remix)” E6 “Wig (Sal P. & Sean Bee Wigout)”

F1 “Doktor Dhoom (Todd Rundgren Remix)” F2 “Drum Mode (Deantoni Parks & We Are Dark Angels Remix)” F3 “Life On The Streets (Todd Rundgren Remix)” F4 “Bad Fool (The Gaslamp Killer Revision w/ Amir Yaghmai)”

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Official release of the previously unissued live recordings of the Johnny Griffin-Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis Quintet, featuring Horace Parlan, Buddy Catlett and Art Taylor, from 1962. Released in partnership with the estates of Johnny Griffin and Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis. Deluxe limited-edition 180 gm LP, mastered by Bernie Grundman Mastering. Remastered audio transferred directly from the original 350 10” tapes at 7 ½ IPS. Includes extensive booklet with rare photos; essays by journalist Ted Panken, pianist Michael Weiss, co-producer Zev Feldman and Corry Weeds, plus interviews with drum icon Kenny Washington, saxophone colossus James Carter and more!

SIDE ONE:
1. “Intermission Riff - Introduction by Jim Wilke” 2. “Blues Up and Down” 3. “Ow!”

SIDE TWO:
4. “Bahia” 5. Blue Lou” 6. “Intermission Riff - Outro by Jim Wilke”

SIDE THREE:
7. “Intermission Riff - Introduction by Jim Wilke” 8. “Second Balcony Jump” 9. “How Am I To Know?”

SIDE FOUR: 10. “Sophisticated Lady” 11. “Tickle Toe” 12. “Intermission Riff - Outro by Jim Wilke”

Tracks 1 - 6 recorded May 30, 1962
Tracks 7 – 12 recorded June 6, 1962
Recorded live at The Penthouse in Seattle, Washington

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As Christmas 1969 beckoned, Jimi Hendrix, bassist Billy Cox, and drummer Buddy Miles (christened Band Of Gypsys by Hendrix) engaged in extensive rehearsals for their highly anticipated appearances at The Fillmore East in New York. To mark the occasion in his own inimitable fashion, Jimi readied this special medley of holiday favorites to celebrate both Christmas and the dawning of a new decade. This medley of “Little Drummer Boy,” “Silent Night” and “Auld Lang Syne,” along with “Three Little Bears,” a playful Electric Ladyland outtake from 1968, is now available on picture disc, featuring album artwork on one side and a photo of Jimi dressed as Santa Claus on the other.

Side A: 1. “Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Auld Lang Syne” 2. “Three Little Bears”
Side B: 1. “Little Drummer Boy/Silent Night/Aud Lang Syne” (Extended Version)

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A collection of four songs, previously only released as digital singles. 

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A brand new Peter Holsapple holiday gift: a cover of the classic from The Band and a new original on a color vinyl 7’ single

"Christmas Must Be Tonight" / "Felt Like Summer (Looked Like Christmas)"

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Homeshake -- aka former Mac Demarco guitarist Peter Sagar -- released his fourth album Helium in February of 2019. He asked some of his favorite musicians--who have inspired him --o remix some of the tracks from the album. This RSD Black Friday release (on translucent grape vinyl) features remixes by some of the buzziest electronic artists today including Skepta, Laurel Halo, Jesse Lanza, DJ Taye, DJ Paypal, Foodman, Project Pablo, Ciel, and others.

“All Night Long (Ciel's Daylight Saving Mix)”, “Just Like My (TAYE//PAL Remix)”, “Other Than (TAYE//PAL Remix)”, “Like Mariah (Jessy Lanza Mix)”, “Nothing Could Be Better (Foodman Remix)”, “Another Thing (LH Remix)”, “Just Like My (Project Pablo Remix)”, “Another Thing (Cecile Believe Mix)”, “(Secret Track) (DJ Paypal Secret Remix)”

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Regarded as pioneers of the folk & Americana genre, Ian & Sylvia first came to prominence in the early ‘60s Greenwich Village and Yorkville folk scenes, performing alongside Bob Dylan (they were also managed by Albert Grossman), Joni Mitchell, and Gordon Lightfoot (who they made famous by being the first to record “Early Morning Rain”) and headlining at the now-famous 1963 Newport Folk Festival. Ian's composition "Four Strong Winds" is now considered a standard and a CBC poll in 2005 named it the "most essential" piece of Canadian music. Ian & Sylvia were one of the first artists to explore an electric Country Rock sound, recording with both New York and Nashville musicians.
In early 2019 Sylvia discovered a box of old 1/4" analog tapes in her attic that were professionally recorded in the early 1970s in front of a live studio audience. More than twenty previously unreleased recordings included many of Ian & Sylvia's classics, but also enough recordings that had never been included on any Ian & Sylvia album to make up a full album, presented here as a double vinyl release for RSD Black Friday.

LP1:
1 “Keep On The Sunny Side” 2 “Darcy Farrow” 3 “Will The Circle Be Unbroken” 4 “When First Unto This Country” 5 “Come All You Fair and Tender Ladies” 6 “Four Rode By” 7 “Nancy Whiskey” 8 “Four Strong Winds” 9 “Little Beggarman” 10 “The French Song” 11 “Summer Wages” 12 “Crazy Arms” 13 “I'll Fly Away”

LP2:
1 “After The Fire Is Gone” 2 “Heartaches By The Number” 3 “Sweet Dreams” 4 “Come On In My Kitchen” 5 “Jimmie's Texas Blues” 6 “How Long” 7 “The Last Thing On My Mind” 8 “That's The Way Love Goes” 9 “Crying Time” 10 “Starting All Over Again” 11 “Together Again” 12 “Silver Threads and Golden Needles” 13 “The Goodnight Loving Trail”

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Insane Clown Posse’s Flip The Rat album was a hit with both juggalos and collectors alike. Flip The Rat accompanied their studio album Fearless Fred Fury and was only available with a purchase of that album. Features from artists Ouija Macc, Big Hoodoo and DJ Paul make this 12 track album a must-have for any fan, and for the first time it’s pressed to double vinyl. 

“Intro” / “A Face 4 Fighting” / “Fite Back” / “Revenge” / “I'm Into That Type” / “Hungry” / “Splish Splash” / “Friend Request” / “I Could Never” / “Hawking” / “The Dogg” / “Be Safe”

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THE FUNK STARTS HERE

Here it is, rumored no more: the demo Bootsy Collins and his band recorded for James Brown in 1969 that won them the title “The J.B.’s” – and changed the course of popular music. Also included is the complete version of “When You Feel It, Grunt If You Can,” presenting two never-issued songs in a 22-minute medley, and the unreleased instrumental “The Wedge.” The companion piece to Now-Again’s first-ever issue of the lost J.B.’s album These Are The J.B.’s (NA 5119).

All tracks mixed by Mario Caldato, directly from Brown’s original multi-track masters. Contains extensive booklet with full annotation, liner notes by Brown historian Alan Leeds and never-before-published photos.



A1. “More Mess On My Thing” A2. “The Wedge”
B1. “When You Can Feel It Grunt If You Can (Complete Take)”

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Blind Willie Johnson was the greatest and most popular guitar evangelist, and influenced generations of musicians. His unique, intense, emotional and haunting gruff voice—coupled with some of the finest slide-guitar of any of his peers—firmly established Johnson’s status as one of the premier gospel-blues artists of all time.

Between 1927 and 1930, Johnson recorded 30 powerful, timeless, landmark songs for Columbia Records in five sessions in Dallas, New Orleans, and Atlanta, generating strong sales and national fame.

On December 3, 1927, in a temporary studio in the Deep Ellum district of Dallas, Johnson recorded six groundbreaking songs, including the iconic slide guitar classic, “Dark Was the Night, Cold Was the Ground.” Johnson’s haunting response to Christ’s crucifixion remains one of the masterpieces of American music. Ry Cooder described it as “the most soulful, transcendent piece in all American Music.”Jack White called it “the greatest example of slide guitar ever recorded.”

For RSD Black Friday 2019 Traffic Entertainment presents two of Johnson’s most iconic sides as a 78 RPM microgroove record housed in a glorious reproduction of the Columbia sleeve wrapped in a full color OBI with detailed liner notes.

A Side :
“Dark Was The Night, Cold Was The Ground”
B Side:
“It's Nobody's Fault But Mine”

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Brand new music from Norah Jones, featuring collaborations with Mavis Staples and Tarriona "Tank" Ball of Tank & The Bangas. 

A-SIDE: “I’ll Be Gone (Feat. Mavis Staples)”
B-SIDE: “Playing Along (Tarriona Tank Ball)”

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All My Yesterdays is the first official release of the recordings of the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra at the legendary Village Vanguard in NYC on February 7, 1966 and March 21, 1966 endorsed by the estates of Thad Jones, Mel Lewis and the Village Vanguard.

Originally released as a 2CD set in 2016, this deluxe triple gatefold 3LP edition comes with an expansive 16-page insert providing rare photos by Chuck Stewart, Raymond Ross, Ray Avery and Jan Persson, essays by executive producer and original recording engineer George Klabin, associate producer Chris Smith (author of The View from the Back of the Band: The Life and Music of Mel Lewis), longtime Vanguard Jazz Orchestra arranger and pianist Jim McNeely and more! All of the living musicians who played on these recordings also contributed their accounts via interviews, including saxophonists Jerry Dodgion, Eddie Daniels and Marv "Doc" Holladay, trumpeter Jimmy Owens, trombonists Garnett Brown and Tom McIntosh, along with bassist Richard Davis. Limited edition of 2,000 on 180-gram black vinyl. Mastered by Bernie Grundman and pressed by Record Technology Inc. at 33 1/3RMP.

Side A: 1. “Backbone” 2. “All My Yesterdays” 3. “Big Dipper”
Side B: 1. “Mornin Reverend” 2. “The Little Pixie” 3. “Big Dipper”
Side C: 1. “Low Down” 2. “Lover Man” 3. “Ah, That’s Freedom”
Side D: 1. “Don’t Ever Leave Me” 2. “Willow Weep For Me” 3. “Mean What You Say”
Side E: 1. “Once Around” 2. “Polka Dots and Moonbeams” 3. “Mornin Reverend”
Side F: 1. “All My Yesterdays” 2. “Backbone”

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SIDE A: “Lost on Xandu” SIDE B: “Lost on Xandu (Version)”

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Canadian cellist/composer Julia Kent’s celebrated 2011 second album Green and Grey gets its first vinyl release across two discs, on green and grey coloured vinyl (naturally). This RSD Black Friday release also features the Last Day in July EP which preceded the album, as well as two previously unreleased tracks from the album sessions. The double LP will be released in a gatefold sleeve, with artwork 'remixed' from the original album. Green and Grey explores the intersections between the human world and the natural world, the melding of the technological and the organic, using Kent’s now-trademark looped and layered cello, electronics, and field recordings. It references the patterns and repetitions that exist in nature often mirrored in human creations and also the complexity and fragility of our relationships, with one another and with the world that surrounds us.

SIDE A: 1. “Pleiades” 2. “Ailanthus” 3. “The Toll” 4. “Acquario”
SIDE B: 1. “Tithonos” 2. “Guarding the Invitations” 3. “Overlook” 4. “A Spire”
SIDE C: 1. “Missed” 2. “Dear Mr. Twombly” 3. “Wake Low” 4. “Oleander”
SIDE D: 1. “Ground” 2. “Last Day in July” 3. “Carapace” 4. “Salt Point”

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1.“Main Title” 2.“Studio Safari” 3. “Newcastle, England 1953” 4.”Desk Bell” 5. “The Split” 6. “The Tour Begins” 7. “The Hard Slog Around The UK” 8. “Train To London” 9. “From The Savoy To Miffin” 10. “Desk Girl” 11. “Dejected Abbott and Costello” 12. “The Lyceum” 13 “I’m Through With Him” 14. “Ollie Collapses” 15. “Sausages Don’t Pay For Themselves” 16. “I’m Retiring” 17. “Robin Hood Dream”  18. “Ollies Heart” 19. “Arriving In Ireland”  20. “The Last Show” 21. “Epilogue And End Titles” 

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Recorded on a European tour to promote their sophomore album, 2004’s Aha Shake Heartbreak, Day Old Belgian Blues captures Kings of Leon’s raw, urgent rock sound as it swept over fans and critics alike. This live EP, featuring versions of “The Bucket,” “Four Kicks,” “Molly’s Chambers” and more, makes its vinyl debut for RSD Black Friday.

Side A: 1. “Taper Jean Girl” 2. “The Bucket” 3. “Soft”
Side B: 1. “Molly's Chambers” 2. “Four Kicks” 3. “Trani”

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