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"R.A.F.R. Compilation, The"
FLIP 69-2 CD $8.00
Exclusive, never-before-released tracks from WAX, THE HUMPERS, D GENERATION, FUR, BLACK TRAIN JACK, PERMANENT GREEN LIGHT, SKULL CONTROL, NEW YORK LOOSE, CLOWNS FOR PROGRESS, TEENGENERATE, MAD DADDYS, PADDED CELL, RAGING LAMOS, SATAN'S CHEERLEADERS, ODD NUMBERS, SMUGGLERS, ULTRAVIOLET EYE, GREY SPIKES, CANDY SNATCHERS, TRICK BABYS, SPECIAL HEAD, and several others. (RAFR)
"R.A.F.R. Vol. II"
FLIP 97-2 CD $9.15
Thirty "rock & fuckin' roll" tracks from THE HUMPERS, PLEASURE FUCKERS, HELLACOPTERS, SLUTS FOR HIRE, ADZ, THE CROWD, LIMECELL, DAMNATION, COCKNOOSE, THE NOMADS, 22 JACKS, CHEMICAL PEOPLE, ELECTRIC FRANKENSTEIN, CAMPUS TRAMPS, SPENT IDOLS, MARS NEEDS WOMEN, CHICKEN HAWKS, WRETCHED ONES, COFFIN CHEATERS, THROWRAG, TURBO AC'S, CASH REGISTERS, and lots lots more. (RAFR)
"Radio Cramps: The Purple Knif Show"
MR 151-1 2xLP $17.40
MR 151-2 CD $11.90
Lux Interior of THE CRAMPS sat in on a Los Angeles radio show in 1984, playing his favest and most obscure 7" vintage rock'n'roll records, tossing in juicy comments every now and then. Here's a recording of that show, complete with the songs by THE FRANTICS, SPARKLES, LINK WRAY, BILLY STRANGE, MAD MIKE & THE MANIACS, VIC MIZZY, ONE WAY STREETS, SWAMP RATS, DEADLY ONES, THE TROGGS, and many more. Specially designed gatefold cover, 220 gram virgin vinyl, Spanish import. (MUNSTER)
"Raised On Punk Vol. 1"
MCROP 01-1 LP $11.70
Another European rare punk comp '77-'83. This is the true shit compiled from 7"s featuring such outcasts as "Razors" from Germany, "Yodler Killers" from Switzerland, and "Contingent" from Belgium. (MISC. COMPILATIONS)
BURNTRAMEN 1-2 CD $7.75
A compilation featuring the best recordings from the past 3 years from the Bay Area's premiere punk recording studio, Burnt Ramen! Includes LINK 80, WET NAP, SODA POP FUCK YOU, AMERICAN STEEL, OPPRESSED LOGIC, ALIEN SPY, WHITE TRASH DEBUTANTES, UNITED BLOOD, THE SELLOUTS, CURBSIDE, SEVEN-X, MYKEE HATES LIFE, and ACCUSTOMED TO NOTHING, many songs unavailable anywhere else. (BURNT RAMEN)
"Rare L.A. Tracks: West Coast Style Vintage R&B and Doo-Wop, 1958 1964"
BA 1134-2 CD $10.80
Both obscure re-issues and previously unreleased cuts by little-known L.A. R&B and doo-wop groups from the late '50s and early '60s. (BACCHUS ARCHIVES)
"Rare Surf, Volume 1: The South Bay Bands"
AVI 5009-2 CD $11.45
25 tracks, many previously unreleased, by three seminal surf bands of the early 60's: The Journeymen, P.J. & The Galaxies, and P.J. & Artie. P.J. is Paul Johnson, one of the first and most influential surf guitarists, and also leader of the Belairs. The 16 page booklet has detailed notes and lots of vintage photos. (AVI)
"Rare Surf, Volume 2: The South Bay Bands"
AVI 5010-2 CD $11.45
28 more great surf instros from the early 60's, this time by The Revelairs, The Nocturnes, The Vibrants, and Wheelie McSidewalk. Most tracks are previously unreleased, and the 16 page booklet gives an engrossing account of these bands and the rich music and surf scene that spawned them. (AVI)
"Rare Surf, Volume 3: Johnny Fortune, Johnny Barakat & The Vestells"
AVI 5017-2 CD $11.45
The complete Johnny Fortune album "Soul Surfer" from 1963, plus 12 songs (most previuosly unreleased) by another great but obscure LA surf band of the early 60's, Johnny Barakat & The Vestells. The 12 page booklet tells their stories in detail, with several photos. (AVI)
SUB 15-1 white vinyl LP $7.80
Some of the most promising of San Francisco's emerging avant-garde oriented groups of '81. Includes MINIMAL MAN, the WOUNDS, ANIMAL THINGS, ARSENAL, the FRIED ABORTIONS, JED SPEARE AND EASY TEETH, MICON, and RESEARCH LIBRARY, with a sheet of artwork by each group. (SUBTERRANEAN)
RBFI 2001-2 CD $13.65
Six tracks from Bloodthirsty Butchers, Copass Grinderz, Loud Machine 2000 and Junkadelic: a sampling of melodic punk that would sound just fine at Gilman Street. Japanese import. (RBF INTERNATIONAL)
"ReDirection: A Polyvinyl Sampler"
PRC 040-2 CD $4.90
A 20 track budget label sampler, with both new and previously released songs from ALOHA, AMERICAN FOOTBALL, AMFM, ATIVIN, BRAID, HEY MERCEDES, IVORY COAST, KEROSENE 454, KIND OF LIKE SPITTING, PARIS TEXAS, PELE, RADIO FLYER, RAINER MARIA, SUNDAY'S BEST and more. (POLYVINYL)
DEEP 001-2 CD $8.90
This collection of 24 original surf instrumentals by as many bands from the US, UK, Canada, Finland and New Zealand explores the new currents beneath familiar waters. None of the groups here are well known yet, some are making their recording debuts, and all are representative of the evolution that's going on in surf music today. Spy-fi humor, shreddin' double-picking, progressive sounds, rocket-fuelled blasts, and sinuous, dreamy seascapes are all found here, and much more. Bands include the Space Cossacks, Pollo Del Mar, the Surf Kings, the Hollow Grinders, Los Nachos, the Aquamen, Squid Vicious, Agent: Raygun, Kelp, the Supertones, TyrskyKitarat, and 13 more. (DEEP EDDY)
"Refugees From Romper Room"
BSR 003-7 7" $3.65
Four great variations on punk from Dixie Waste, Steamin' Cup o' Joe, Humungous, and Alchoholics Unanimous. (BALONEY SHRAPNEL)
"Regreso a Samoa, un Homenaje a Angry Samoans"
PUNCH 3-7 7" $4.55
Four top Spanish punk bands do a tribute to the Angry Samoans! Includes fast and furious contributions by Frogger, Aerobitch, Depressing Claim, and Discipulos de Dionisos. Numbered edition of 1000, Spanish import. (PUNCH)
"Release Your Mind"
RR 6919-2 CD $11.60
Eclectic but intense musical expression ranging from brain-grinding power electronics to ethno-ambient soundscapes, gothic alternative, dark industrial metal, harsh noise, sick sound collage, grind, death metal, and more. The better-known names include Merzbow, Fetish 69, Red Lorry Yellow Lorry, Namanax, Love Like Blood and Candiru. (RELEASE)
RRR RET13-7 zine + 7" $5.75
A "hypermedia" magazine compiled by mysterious collage artists the Tape Beatles; articles on anti-art and Plunderphonics, and lots of alternative music reviews. Comes with a 7-inch compilation EP featuring the Tape Beatles, Mystery Labs (developed for Plunderphonic CD!), Fleeing Villagers and XYZedd. Nicely printed and bound, with a heavy cover. (RRR)
REVREV 01-4 cassette $4.80
An underground hardcore tape with 22 songs by 11 California punk bands: Slug, The Nemo Dog, Anal Kitties, Three Year Jinx, Robo 2000, Kittens for Christian, Boy Scouts of Annihilation, Nightmare of the Elf, 3CD, FYP and Package. (REVERSIBLE)
VOODOO 1-2 CD $8.90
For some tough but very tuneful streetpunk, here's five of the best bands that Richmond VA has to offer: SIXER (previous releases on TKO), ANN BERETTA (previous releases on Lookout), STRIKE ANYWHERE, ULTRA BAIT, and RPG. Every song on here is a winner! (VOODOO)
SR 3-1 LP $8.75
Original raw garage stompers from the 60's! 16 groups each do a song for the wildest shindig ever. (SATAN)
GET 11-1 LP $9.60
Not to be confused with the 60's garage comp on Satan. Tracks from early '80s UK punk and hardcore singles by VICE SQUAD, THE INSANE, ABRASIVE WHEELS, COURT MARTIAL, THE EXPELLED, NO CHOICE, SEX AIDS, ULTRA VIOLENT, THE VARUKERS, THE UNDERDOGS, THE EJECTED, and EMERGENCY. Original cover art for all is reproduced on the jacket. Italian import. (GET BACK)
"Rising From The Red Sands 1"
RRR STA91-4 cassette $6.75
A compilation with Chris & Cosey, Nurse With Wound, Legendary Pink Dots, Konstruktivitis, DDAA, Pseudo Code, and 5 others. (RRR)
"Rising From The Red Sands 2"
RRR STA92-4 cassette $6.75
A compilation with Test Department, Attrition, Chris & Cosey, Lustmord, and 10 others. (RRR)
"Rising From The Red Sands 3"
RRR STA93-4 cassette $6.75
A compilation with Bene Gesserit, Portion Control, P16.D4, Bushido, and 8 others. (RRR)
"Rising From The Red Sands 4"
RRR STA94-4 cassette $6.75
A compilation with Chris & Cosey, Muslingauze, Aeolean String Ensemble, Human Flesh, Lustmord, and 7 others. (RRR)
"Rising From The Red Sands 5"
RRR STA95-4 cassette $6.75
A compilation with Smegma, Die Todliche Doris, Merzbow, DDAA, Conrad Schnitzler, Philippe Laurent, and 9 others. (RRR)
"Rising From The Red Sands Vol. #1 - #5"
RRR STA96-4 5xcassette $28.20
Five cassettes for the price of 4.2 cassettes. (RRR)
"Rivet Head Culture"
3-2 CD $10.85
Nineteen cyber-dance, digicore deviants: Non-Agression Pact, Death Method, Blue Eyed Christ, Out Out, Chem Lab, Fleshhouse, Raw Dog, Hate Dept., and lots more. (IF IT MOVES...)
"Riviera Jazz. Vol. 1"
MOSMOG 124010-2 CD $13.00
13 tracks from the Soul Note and Black Saint vaults, plus some new tracks and remixes, from BILLY BANG SEXTET, ARCHIE SHEPP, MIKE MELILLO/CHET BAKER, KARL BERGER/DAVE HOLLAND/ERNIE BLACKWELL, XAVIER FISCHER TRIO, MANSFIELD, GEORGE RUSSELL, GOTAN PROJECT, and more. Italian import. (MO'SMOG)
"Rock & Hard Rolls, Live In Europe"
DION 1209-1 LP $9.10
Compilation with Lee Joseph, The Unclaimed, and Thee Fourgiven, recorded live during their 1987 European tour. (DIONYSUS)
"Rock Baby Rock It: Sun Rockabilly Volume 2"
AVI 5004-2 CD $11.45
24 tracks from Sam Phillips' legendary Sun Studios, 11 of them previously unreleased, recorded at the height of the 50's rockabilly craze. Some of the guitar and vocal work is really amazing, soulful and raw! No huge names here, but some of them sold considerable amounts of records at the time:Johnny Carroll, Malcolm Yelvington, Tracy Pendarvis, Johnny Powers, Hayden Thompson, Ray Smith, Slim Rhodes, Kenny Parchman, and Jimmy Haggett. (AVI)
"Rock Boppin' Baby: Sun Rockabilly Volume 3"
AVICD 5019-2 CD $11.45
All you have to do is look at who's on this one: Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins, Roy Orbison, Conway Twitty, underage rockabilly honey Barbara Pittman, and several others. 24 wailin' tracks, 15 of them previously unreleased! (AVI)
"Rock Contro Il Proibizionismo"
WIDE XD1-1 LP $9.65
Featuring Celibate Rifles, Funhouse, A-10, the Garbages, Afterhours, What Tyler, Magic Potion, Electric Manchakou, the Ravings & Not Moving, with a bonus 7" by Le Role. "Rock Against Prohibitionism" compilation (WIDE)
"Rock Don't Run Vol 1"
SPINCD 001-2 CD $10.85
Eighteen great surf, garage and beat instrumentals from The Kaisers, The Volcanos, Los Straitjackets, The Surf Kings, The Panasonics, Laika And The Cosmonauts, Thee Phantom 5ive, The Fathoms, Eddie Angel, Dragula, The Halibuts, and The Astro Naughts. Compiled by Los Straitjackets' guitarist Eddie Angel. (SPINOUT)
"Rock Don't Run Vol 2"
SPINCD 002-2 CD $10.85
Eighteen more great surf, garage and beat instrumentals from The Exotics, Los Straitjackets, Four Piece Suit, The Kaisers, The Halibuts, The Mulchmen, The Neanderthals, Laika And The Cosmonauts, The Penetrators, The Panasonics, Simon And The Bar Sinisters, and the Vibro Champs. (SPINOUT)
"Rock'n'Roll Orgy vol. 5"
FD 6905-2 CD $11.00
From the folks who brought you "Black R&R," "Desperate R&R," and "Wavy Gravy" comes this latest explosive compilation of wine-drenched rockabillies howling at the moon. 30 wild tracks culled from mind meltingly obscure singles released in the 1950s. (FLESH DEN)
"Rock'n'Roll Orgy, Volume 2"
FLESHDEN 6902-2 CD $11.00
20 extremely rare, savage boppers from the late 1950s, following in the footsteps of ELVIS and JERRY LEE LEWIS but not watered down enough to please the major label execs, these tracks were thus self-released or relegated to tiny labels dotted about the US. Mind-bending rock and roll, with fascinating info about each artist. UK import. (FLESH DEN)
RRR 100-7 7" $4.85
100 artists make noise in 100 lock grooves. No kiddin'. Lots of well known names in the annals of noise, but gee is it a pain in the ass to play. On the other hand, this is pretty much unique! (RRR)
RRR 500-1 LP $10.35
One LP containing 500 lock grooves (250 per side) by 500 different artists, who pretty much cover the gamut of anybody at all interesting these days. To drop a tiny fraction of names: SONIC YOUTH, NICO, RED KRAYOLA, JOHN OSWALD, LULL, MASONNA, AUBE, BRUCE RUSSELL, JEROME NOETINGER, ST 37, LITTLE PRINCESS, IRVING KLAW TRIO, TOM RECCHION, NEIL HAMBURGER, THE HATERS, FAXED HEAD, ALAN LICHT, MSBR, EVIL MOISTURE, BASTARD NOISE, DEERHOOF, HIS NAME IS ALIVE, THE ORIGINAL ARTISTS, ZOVIET FRANCE, OTOMO YOSHIHIDE, FREE KITTEN, etc. etc. Gatefold sleeve with the list of everybody on the inside. (RRR)
"Rutles Highway Revisited"
SHIMMY 41-4 cassette $7.10
SHIMMY 41-2 CD $11.60
Compilation tribute to the Rutles, of all things. Ye gods, what is this world coming to? Bongwater, Galaxie 500, Syd Straw, Shonen Knife, King Missile, Das Damen, Peter Stampfel and 13 others perform this bizarre task. (SHIMMY-DISC)
"Santa and Satan: One and the Same?"
DD 9497-2 CD $10.85
Hyped up, punky holiday magic from The Tiki Tones, Manic Hispanic, Crash Kills Four, Swamp Zombies, D.I., Joyride, Splntr, Bitch Funky Sex Machine, Tiny Lights, Cisco Poison, The Grabbers, and Welt. All Christmas songs, both traditional and originals. Half of the pressings have Santa's twinkling face on the cover, and half have Satan's evil mug staring out at you. (DOCTOR DREAM)
"Santa Cruz Still Sucks!"
BMR 006-2 CD $7.75
Even better than "Santa Cruz Sucks!!!," this sequel collects 26 bands from the Santa Cruz punk underground, including SLOW GHERKIN, GOOD RIDDANCE, FURY 66, SODA POP FUCK YOU, TNT, RIFF RAFF, JUKE, THE MUGGS, THE DAMONES, BUDDYS RIOT, MEAT PIZZA SANDWICH, JUNK SICK DAWN, THUMBS DOWN and more. Consistently great sound quality, refreshing range of styles including ska, punk rock, straight rock, metal. 25% of the profits go to a SC teen homeless shelter. (BAD MONKEY)
CH 20-2 CD $13.65
21 Japanese punk bands do songs with Christmas-oid themes! Contributors include Copass Grinderz, Bloodthirsty Butchers, Spasmom, Dynamite Masters Blues Quartet, God's Guts, Foul, U.G Man, The Lumpens, and lots more. Packed in a special full color double pocket sleeve with Santa tree ornament! Yes, we know it's not Christmas, but what the fuck. Japanese import. (LESS THAN TV)
"Santa's Got a GTO: Rodney on the ROQ's Fave Xmas Songs"
ID 123353-2 CD $10.80
World-renowned KROQ DJ and scenester Rodney Bingenheimer has compiled his favorite Xmas songs, including contributions from NINA HAGEN, THE BOSS MARTIANS, RED KROSS, THE RAMONAS, RIDE, FROSTED (featuring Jane Wiedlin of THE GO-GOs), WONDERMINTS, DIABOLIKS, PENCIL TEST (featuring Bill Bartell from WHITE FLAG), VELORIA, and WEDNESDAY WEEK. (DIONYSUS)
"Savoy Sound Wave Goodbye"
GOLP 01-1 LP $6.35
Compilation documenting SF's eclectic Savoy Tivoli club of '80-'81. Includes Tuxedomoon, the Mutants, Snakefinger, the Sleepers, and several others. (MISC. COMPILATIONS)
"Scary Songs For Kids"
RALPH 9177-7 7" $4.85
Silly songs to kids, scary to adults. From Only A Mother, Panther Burns, Foetus Inc. and Artist Unknown. Silk screened cover. 4 songs. (RALPH T.E.C. TONES-ELEMENTAL MUSIC)
"Scatterdd & Smothered"
WIF 014-2 CD $8.90
Never (well, hardly ever) has so much oddity, experimental recklessness and goofy humor been packed into a little CD. Noise, loops, cut-ups, punky bashing and so much more, from these 11 North Carolina stone weirdos, including Beatless, Bicentennial Quarters, Laso Halo, Silica Gel, Krapper Keeper, Polycarp, and several others, with 22 songs total. If you liked "Orchestral Manures in the Dork," you'll love this, but this comes in a nice colorful jewel case. (WIFFLEFIST)
"Scene Killer Vol. 2"
OUT 007-2 CD $9.20
An all-star lineup of some of the best street punk and Oi! around! This features DROPKICK MURPHYS, BEERZONE, MENACE, BONECRUSHER, ANTI FLAG, 999, THE UNSEEN, THE BOILS, BLIND SOCIETY, THE AUTHORITY, THE OI!STRS, HUDSON FALCONS, SUBWAY THUGS, DISCONTENT, RADIO 69, SHOWCASE SHOWDOWN, FORCED REALITY, THE JACKS, FUNERAL DRESS, BOOTS & BRACES, SOLDIER 76, DEAD EMPTY, YOUTHFUL OFFENDERS, CLIT 45, THE STAGGERS, TOMMY & THE TERRORS, and many others! 30 bands, 30 tracks! (OUTSIDER)
OUT 003-2 CD $9.70
Almost all the tracks on this far-reaching punk collection are either previously unreleased or making their CD debut: THE RANDUMBS, THE BODIES, THE AUTHORITY, THE BUSINESS, BLADDER BLADDER BLADDER, THE DUCKY BOYS, THE FORGOTTEN, THE MURDERERS, SNAP-HER, NO ONE'S VICTIM, THE DECLINE, NASHVILLE PUSSY, MATA RATOS, UNITED BLOOD, GANG GREEN, 999, POISON IDEA, JFA, PRESSURE POINT, THE FRANKS, U.S. BOMBS, ADZ, DAMNATION, THE STARVATIONS, SMUT PEDDLERS, and RUIN BOIS. (OUTSIDER)
"Scoctopus: The In Sound From Octopus Records!"
SCEB 901-1 2xLP $14.90
SCEB 901-2 CD $11.60
Rare, never-before-commercially-released lounge/sleaze/cocktail jazz with an avant touch, these were tracks recorded as background music for exhibitions, films and TV productions in the early 1970s in Italy. Mellow rhythms, interesting intrumental colorings, and a bit of SWINGLE SINGERS-y vocals. 17 songs, including one long track that takes up an entire side! Italian import. (SCHEMA)
"Scorchin' the Blues"
WIGLP 006-1 LP $9.60
One side each of raw, primitive, stompin' blues and cajun firecrackers from Jim Carlisle & His Jumpin' Jacks, and Juke Boy Barkus & Baldie McGhee (yep, Sir Baldie in his other incarnation). All recorded in glorious mono! UK import. (ALOPECIA)
"Scum of the Earth"
TTMAR SCUM-1 LP $11.60
17 of the evilest, weirdest, edgiest '60s garage, beat, and twang tunes you've ever heard (all of which are of course mind-bogglingly rare as well). Hear GIN GILLETTE's bizarre "Train To Satanville," STEVE PURDY & THE STUDS "The Weed," THE CRUSADE's "Psychedelic Woman," THE MOTIVATIONS' horrifying instro-with-sound-effects "The Birds," and many more stompin' garage-psych monsters! (TAKE THE MONEY AND RUN)
"Seattle vs. Austin"
SR 701-7 7" $4.00
One track each of totally kick-ass garage rawk from Seattle's Primate 5 and Statics, and Austin's Jack O'Fire and Inhalants. A great, concentrated, four-way punch to the rawk gut! (STATIC)
"Secret Records: The Best & the Rest"
GET 12-1 LP $9.60
GET 12-2 CD $11.90
A great collection of 22 tracks from the archives of Secret Records, featuring INFA RIOT, THE BUSINESS, CHRON GEN, THE EXPLOITED, and 4 SKINS, including both classics and rare tracks. Italian import. (GET BACK)
"Seeds Turn to Flowers Turn to Dust"
BA 1133-1 LP $9.10
BA 1133-2 CD $10.80
A collection of totally unrelated psychedelic/garage obscurities from the mid to late '60s. All tracks are unknown, unstamped and demented as all get out. Tracks by PEOPLE OF THE SUNSET STRIP, NOBODY'S CHILDREN, THE BLADES OF GRASS, THE WEATHERVANE, LOS YORKS, THE BLACK SUN, BUCKWHEAT, TURQUOISE, THE MOVEMENT, LAZY NICKLES, WICKED TRUTH, AUGA TURBIA, BLACKROCK and SHERMAN MARSHALL. (BACCHUS ARCHIVES)
MET 301/303-1 3xLP $21.00
MET 301/303-2 CD $13.00
DJ SMASH, RAPHAEL SEBBAG (UNITED FUTURE ORGANISATION), GAK SATO, THE KARMINSKY EXPERIENCE INC. (and more) remix ARMANDO TROVAJOLI's '70s clubland hit "Sessomatto!" Italian import. (RIGHT TEMPO)
"Seventeen and a Half is Still Jailbait"
NITR 007-1 LP $10.00
NITR 007-2 CD $12.00
An international punk compilation, with tracks from 18 US and European bands. Includes Electric Frankenstein, Grey Spikes, Shock Treatment, Basement Brats, Boyz Nex' Door, Los Cacahuetes, The Abusers, Panty Boy, Bonk, Anal Babes, Senor No, Fabian, Brand of Shame, Dry Heaves and more. No tracks previously unreleased on Demolition Derby. Belgian import. (NITRO)
RRRSEXO 01-4 5xcassette $27.10
I counted 63 pieces total, by a large number of industrial noise artists from all over the world, most of whom are quite well known. Compiled by Masami Akita. Definitely x-rated cover. Hey, anybody wanna send one of these to Tipper Gore? (RRR)
MCSFS 01-1 LP $7.25
This is a collectors' item from several years ago, featuring very early cuts by Faith No More, the Cat Heads, X-Tal, the Ophelias and several others. Only a handful of these left before they become history! (MISC. COMPILATIONS)
"Shake It In The Dark"
WIGCD 015-2 CD $11.15
Stompin' two-man blues and cajun! JUKE BOY BARKUS AND BALDIE MCGHEE (SIR BALD's alter ego) play many instruments simultaneously like a pair of one-man bands, between them handling vocals, harmonica, drums, guitars, maracas, and bass. THE ROOFTOP PLAYBOYS play raw, rickety cajun, led by ACHILLE LORENTZ's manic accordion and singing in old French. A wildly fun album! UK import. (ALOPECIA)
CR 006-1 LP $8.75
CDR 006-2 CD $9.85
29 soul stormin' stompers to get even the stickiest of pig feet motivatin'. Original soul sounds of the 60's that never made the hit parade, but dance floor dynamite just the same. Skin the cat, do the dog and jump like a frog! (CANDY)
"She Had a Taste for Music"
RED 103-1 LP $12.55
RED 103-2 CD $11.90
A collection of 15 rare soundtracks from Italian erotic films of the 1970s by ARMANDO TROVAJOLI, NICO FIDENCO, FRANCO DE GEMINI, GIANFRANCO PLENIZIO, TEO USUELLI and others. Easy, hot and groovy sounds from numerous low-budget sex films, with the ultimate in sleazy soundtracks. Beautiful artwork, with the 180 gram vinyl LPs in a gatefold sleeve. Italian import. (DAGORED)
"She'll Hurt You in the End"
TS 6608-1 LP $8.70
TS 6608-2 CD $11.30
Primo mid-'60s garage by dozens of teen never-beens! All titles packaged with liner notes and full-color shots of the original, rare-ass 45s. 18 tracks of raw, inept, and adenoidal garage oomph from WEE FOUR, CHEVRON'S FIVE, ACTIONEERS, NIGHTCAPS, MARAUDERS, GEE TEES, and many more. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
"Shine On Sweet Starlet Soundtrack"
SFTRI 537-1 LP $8.25
SFTRI 537-2 CD $9.65
21 songs from JACK OBLIVIAN, GREG OBLIVIAN, Scott Bomar (IMPALA), MICK COLLINS, ACTION FAMILY, THE ROYAL PENDLETONS, THE DETROIT COBRAS, NECESSARY EVILS (former HICKOIDS), THE INTERSTATE LEISURE KINGS, THE RAY-O-VACS, THE CLEARS, THE MULLENS, '68 COMEBACK, CJ DRAG, FRIGG-A-GOGO, LUXOCHAMP and more! Features full-color, 20-page booklet of 15 starlets who refuse to let the eternal hump, bump and grind die! (SYMPATHY FOR THE RECORD INDUSTRY)
"Shit Gets Smashed"
EBM 001-1 LP $8.10
EBM 001-2 CD $8.35
Wanna hear the freshest Bay Area hardcore? Here's ten of the best new bands of late 1995! Hot Rod Shopping Cart, Multi-Facet, OJOROJO, Mickey & the Big Mouths, Loaded, Squat, El Dopa, Strychnine, Ape Face, and Masterbaiter. 18 songs total. No emo, no pop, just straight, no-nonsense hardcore punk. (EAST BAY MENACE)
"Short, Fast + Loud!"
SAH 59-2 CD $11.30
40 bands in 74 minutes! AFTERMATH, B.S.E., CATHETER, DATACLAST, DAYBREAK, DEAD NATION, DESPITE, DISCORDIA, DREAD 101, DUMBSTRUCK, EL NUDO, ENTROPIA, EXISTENCH, FETUS EATERS, GOAT SHANTY, IN CONTROL, INSULT, IRON LUNG, KONTORTION, LANA DAGALES, LIFE IN A BURN CLINIC, LIFE'S HALT, MOUTHBREAKER, MUKEKA DI RATO, OTOPHOBIA, PERUKE, PIGNATION, POINT OF FEW, PROGERIA, RUINACRE, RUINATION, SCARLET LETTER, SHANK, SPAUL, TOTALLY RIDICULOUS, TUSKS OF BLOOD, ULTIMATE WARRIORS, UNIQ, WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?, WILBUR COBB. Any questions? (SLAP A HAM)
PBSK 1-4 zine + 2cassette $11.35
The name is a Japanese pun meaning both "show at a club" and "introduction," since the tapes are mostly recorded live and they feature bands largely unknown outside the Japanese underground. On the tapes: OMOIDE HATOBA, the FOLK TALES, DAIHAKASE, DUB SQUAD, SOAP-JO HENSHI, and the GOONZIES. In the zine: articles about each group, plus the BOREDOMS, Jojo Hiroshige (of Alchemy Records) on Kansai No-Wave, a comic strip by Yamatsuka Eye of Boredoms/Hanatarash/Audio Sports, short stories, lots of Japanese underground reviews, artwork & more. Two 90-min. cassettes plus 62 page zine (PUBLIC BATH)
"Show Me What You Got!"
CR 008-1 LP $8.75
So low down you can hear the grease sizzlin' in the grooves, these pulsating soul dance floor pounders from the mid '60s will have you doing the Grizzly Bear, the Crank, the Dish Rag, the Loose Eel, and a bunch more totally crazed dance steps in no time! (CANDY)
"Shreds 2: American Underground 1994"
SHREDR 27-2 CD $9.00
Obscure but way cool nuggets from the world of indie singles released in 1994. Tinsel, Cub, Incredible Force of Junior, Cavity, Wooly Mammoth, Plow, Neighborhood Dilemma, the Phuzz, the Fondled, Broken Toys, Tugboat Annie, Loose Change, Red Number 9 and more will rattle your cage. (SHREDDER)
"Shreds 3: American Underground 1995"
SHREDR 37-2 CD $9.00
Great indie pop punk singles from 1995, including songs by Buglite, Parasites, McRackins, Padded Cell, Million Sellers, New Speedway Kings, Jenny Mae, Round Nine, Dugans, M-Blanket, Dr. Bob's Nightmare, Gob, Stand GT and more. (SHREDDER)
"Shreds 4: American Underground '96"
SHREDR 43-2 CD $9.00
Punk and pop classics-in-the-making gleaned from 1996's bumper crop of indie-label 7" releases. Includes HONEYRIDER, DETROIT COBRAS, BELTONES, THE KRABS, PLANET SEVEN, THE DURFS, DISCOUNT, THE GRUMPIES, ALL ABOUT CHAD, SUBINCISION, ME FIRST, MOPED, DECIBELS, STOOL PIGEONS, and more! (SHREDDER)
"Shreds 5: American Underground Early '90s"
SHREDR 44-2 CD $9.00
The highlights of the American indie-label punk and pop singles from 1990-92, the years before the "Shreds" series began. Includes OXYMORON, OUR AMERICAN COUSINS, FIENDZ, ADJUSTABLE BOY, VIBRALUX, SWEET THINGS, SUGARBURN, HEEL, STRAWMAN, THOSE UNKNOWN, KILL SYBIL, SKELETON ED, REVELERS, MOTO, HEADWOUND, and FUCKBOYZ. (SHREDDER)
"Shreds: The Best in American Underground Rock 1993"
SHREDR 21-2 CD $9.00
Songs gleaned from the literally thousands of singles released on small independent labels in 1993, including such bands as Archers of Loaf, Karl Hendricks Trio, Prisonshake, Moist, Parasites, Fracture, Tugboat Annie, and lots more. (SHREDDER)
COLSPR-2 CD $13.65
A collection of cold, violent industrial noise & rock. No ambience here; this is made to sink it's teeth into your throat and claw at your guts. Features Jarboe, Skullflower, Headbutt, Cable Regime, Ramleh, Paul Lemos, Grey Wolves, Crash Worship, Techno Animal, Velvet Snakeskin Orchestra, Splintered, Final, Playground and Ignis Fatuus. UK import. (COLD SPRING)
"Shut the Gate, Suzy, and Don't Let Me In"
NITR 002-1 LP $10.00
NITR 002-2 CD $12.00
A collection of tracks from out of print 7"s on the Demolition Derby label (plus lots of previously unreleased songs) including stuff from New Bomb Turks, Southern Culture On The Skids, Sin Alley, Hypnomen, Gaunt, Beavers, Perverts, Gorgons, Fabian, Vice Barons, Th'Lunkheads and Brand of Shame. What's more, the LP has tracks by Supercharger, Sin Alley, New Bomb Turks and Fabian that aren't on the CD, and the CD has tracks by A Bones, Squares, Perverts, Percolators and Sin Alley that aren't on the LP! Belgian import. (NITRO)
"Shut Your Face vol 2"
NL 015-7 7" $4.00
Four exclusive instrumental tracks by the Bottom Feeders, Tallboy, The Phantom Creeps and the Paranoids. The range is from surf to heavy rock. (NO LIE)
SCRATCH 21-2 CD $10.70
Songs, sounds and noise for the bleak Canadian winter by an assortment of Canadian and US artists. Loren Mazzacane, Noggin, Caroliner, Pork Queen, Roughage, Sun City Girls, US Saucer, Thinking Fellers, Kathleen Yearwood, Paste, Bugskull, Refrigerator, Blaise Pascal, and a few others contribute. Canadian import. (SCRATCH (CANADA))
"Sin Alley Part 1"
CRYPTSIN 5501-2 CD $11.40
The best of the tracks from the earlier "Sin Alley" LPs distilled onto CD! 30 songs. (CRYPT)
"Sin Alley Volume 1"
CRYPT 5501-1 LP $8.85
The slobberingly drunk side of '50s rockabilly! 18 cuts. (CRYPT)
"Sin Alley Volume 2"
CRYPT 155-1 LP $8.85
The slobberingly drunk side of '50s rockabilly! 19 songs. (CRYPT)
"Sin Alley Volume 3"
CRYPT 1958-1 LP $8.85
The slobberingly drunk side of '50s rockabilly! 21 songs. (CRYPT)
"Sin Alley Volume 4"
CRYPT 5562-1 LP $8.85
The slobberingly drunk side of '50s rockabilly! 20 songs. (CRYPT)
IRMA 494549-1 2xLP $15.65
Can't make it down to Rio this summer? Here's the next best thing while you're reaching for that mai tai: a lot of cool bossa nova and a little hot samba from JAZZEDELIC, MONTEFIORI COCKTAIL, LTJ X-PERIENCE, QUINETTO X, STREET JAZZ UNIT, BALANCO, BOSSA NOSTRA, HAMMOND EXPRESS, DJ RODRIGUEZ, BLACK & BROWN, MAF DRUM, and FEZ COMBO. Gatefold sleeve, Italian import. (IRMA)
"Sister Spit's Ramblin' Road Show: Greatest Spits"
MRLR 17-2 CD $10.20
San Francisco's SISTER SPIT has been touring the country with their writers, porn stars and lounge singers for four years, dazzling the literary punk set and their friends with a menu of spoken feminist bitch rock, cracking open any and all expectations of the spoken word genre. This culls work from three unavailable, previously released CDs, including unheard gems from the vault. (MR. LADY)
"Six on a Disc Vol.1"
GI 022-2 CD $9.65
Through the miracle of modern repackaging, G.I. Records brings you a new series of comp CDs, each containing at least two tracks off of six separate almost out of print singles along with alternate mixes and bonus tracks from the original recording sessions. Volume 1's roster of artists reads like a who's-who of the mod-garage-punk scene: THE HI-FIVES, THE ODD NUMBERS, THE PEECHEES, THE DRAGS, THE BOMB BASSETS, THE McRACKINS, THE DECIBELS, THE KINDRED, and THE GAIN! (G.I. PRODUCTIONS)
"Six Stage Phaser"
VC 108-2 CD $9.65
Selected tracks from four "DJ-friendly" vinyl-only releases of inspired electronica from Southern California and Chicago, by Lesser, The Spacewurm, Tholos, and M.C. Think. (VINYL COMMUNICATIONS)
"Skandalo al Sole"
VOXPOP 6-1 LP $8.20
VOXPOP 6-2 CD $13.65
Ska is currently a big deal in Italy, and 13 of the bands got together to record this collection of anti-Nazi ska blasts. Italian import, of course. (VOX POP)
"Skankin' in the Pit"
HR 617-1 LP $8.45
HR 617-4 cassette $7.70
HR 617-2 CD $10.30
A ska-punk roundup featuring bands from Japan and the US, mostly the less-well-known bands with unreleased and rare tracks. From the US there's Mustard Plug, Blue Meanies, Assorted Jelly Beans, Slapstick, Falling Sickness, Against All Authority and The Bruce Lee Band. From Japan we've got Snail Ramp, Young Punch, Pot Shot, Fruity, Duck Missile, Scafull King, and Sprocket Wheel. (HOPELESS RECORDS)
"Skins 'n' Pins"
GMM 148-2 CD $6.65
A budget-priced 28-band collection featuring tracks by the world's best street punk and Oi! bands! OXYMORON, THE DUCKY BOYS, LOWER CLASS BRATS, DROPKICK MURPHYS, THE BURDENS, ONE WAY SYSTEM, MAJOR ACCIDENT, THE REDUCERS, CONDEMNED 84, LAST YEAR'S YOUTH, WORKIN' STIFFS, US CHAOS, PATRIOT, MURDER CITY WRECKS, THE TROUBLE, PINKERTON THUGS, THE BODIES, PRESSURE POINT, ANTI-HEROS, RANDUMBS, STRAY BULLETS, THE CHOICE, MAN'S RUIN, THE UNSEEN, SUBVERSIVES, THE SERVICE, ADOLPH & THE PISS ARTISTS, and DISORDERLY CONDUCT. (GMM)
SLZ 001-1 2xLP $10.75
SLZ 001-2 CD $10.10
Two nights of bands, B movies, barbeque and beer with Southern Culture On The Skids, Hasil Adkins, the Woggles, the Subsonics, the Strychnines, the Bassholes, Chrome Daddy Disco, Hillbilly Frankenstein, Dexter Romweber (of Flat Duo Jets), Family Dollar Pharaohs, and Santo's Helpers! 19 songs total! Great surf, garage and rockabilly recordings from Sleazefest '94, held in Chapel Hill last August. Full color cover, plus insert. Also see the video version, listed in our VIDEO section! Check it out!! (SLEAZY SPOON)
GODMT 007-2 CD $17.20
Bradford Reed, Elliott Sharp, Zeena Parkins, Steve Eto, Acheilux, Marc Ribot, Jane Scarpantoni, Hoppy Kamiyama, and Marc Anthony Thompson collaborate with each other in various combinations over 15 quite diverse and adventurous songs. Japanese import. (GOD MOUNTAIN)
"Smoking Collection, The"
T 44-7 7" $4.15
Five bands from LA's South Bay: Fishsticks, Bookmobile, Smut Peddlers, 98 Mute, and Ballgagger. Heavy thrash meets boyjockpunk meets trashy girlpunk meets surf instros meets junkie punk; more action than Melrose Place and 90210 combined. (THEOLOGIAN)
"Snake is Long. Don't Fall the Audio Hole (My Father Said)"
SA 47-2 CD $11.60
A tribute to Japanese chaotic noise masters the Hanatarash(i), this has a bunch of folks doing "covers" of Hanatarash "songs." Features Faxed Head, Maso Yamazaki (Masonna) with David Hopkins, Pork Queen, Speculum Fight, Macronympha, Lee Ranaldo, Miss Murgatroid, Glands of External Secretion (Seymour Glass & Barbara Manning), Thee Bringdownzz, Brently Pusser (Three Day Stubble), Emil Beaulieau, and several others. (STOMACH ACHE)
"Sofistifunk, Vol. 2"
IRMA 504379-1 2xLP $15.60
IRMA 504379-2 CD $13.00
A bunch of vintage grooves for the future, including rare tracks by LONNIE LISTON SMITH, THE CANNONBALL ADDERLY QUINTET, CHICK COREA, JOE ZAWINUL, MAYNARD FERGUSON, GEORGE DUKE, FLORA PURIM, RALPH TOWNER and more. 13 tracks total, Italian import. (IRMA)
"Something About Joy Division"
VOXPOP 6-1 LP $8.20
VOXPOP 6-2 CD $13.65
Uh oh, it's another one of those tribute albums. But this one's not bad at all; 12 European bands cover their fave J.D. songs in very expressive ways. Italian import. (VOX POP)
"Songs About Drinking"
TM 62-2 CD $10.70
Blanks 77, Pounded Clown, Strawman, Sea Pigs, Solid Statesmen, All You Can Eat, Shit Smell, Crusties, Wretched Ones, the Fumes, Sick N Tired, Mickey and the Big Mouths, etc. etc., show that punks know how to booze it up. 32 songs by 32 bands, and seriously, they're all about alchohol consumption. (TOO MANY RECORDS)
"Songs I Like To Sing"
RRR STA08-4 cassette $5.60
A compilation with Culturcide, Smersh, Amor Fati, Psyclones, Doc Wor Mirran, and 8 others. (RRR)
"Songs of the Naked City"
MR 138-1 LP $9.60
A great look at the '70s New York City punk scene, this has 2 tracks each by THE NEW YORK DOLLS, THE RAMONES, BLONDIE, SUICIDE, FLESHTONES, and THE REAL KIDS. Limited edition of 1000, pink vinyl, Spanish import. (MUNSTER)
"Sonic Chimp Volume 1"
SH 006-1 LP $7.25
Was there ever any doubt that the most "experimental" music comes not from professional critics' darlings but from the dark reaches of the minds of unknown amateurs? Here's an East Coast, left field delight featuring 26 wildly different homespun artists (including John Davis, Pendulum Floor, Teddy Fire, and Trollin Withdrawal), each contributing very entertaining, bite-sized tracks of off-kilter lullabyes, charred noise nuggets, electronic music, jazz, clarion calls made with household appliances, and political hardcore sung a capella. Zine included. (SEALED HOTEL)
SONO 2-2 CD & book $15.15
On the CD: Pankow, In The Nursery, Legendary Pink Dots, Harmonia Ensemble, Cudu', Electric Third Ear Band, and eight others. In the book: articles on Philip Glass, David Lynch, Francois Truffaut, Alex Cox, Gagbriel Yared, and many more. Text in English and Italian. 100 pages (MATERIALI SONORI)
"Sonorissima, Vol. 1"
BCR 0103-1 2xLP $15.60
BCR 0103-2 CD $13.00
Groovy shakers to get you dancing, featuring Alessandro Alessandroni, whose sexy sitar bits are helped along by English hipsters The Pawnshop; from the catalog of "Edizioni Club" come two dynamite soul-beat crowd pleasers; Ivan Basilio e i Sergowa illustrate the instrumental guitar groove of the late '60s, and Joy Unlimited, the well known German progressive band, offer up four selections from the LP "Instrumental Impressions." 16 tracks of happenin' Hammond groove, guitar beat and Fender Rhodes. Italian import. (BLACK CAT)
"Sons and Daughters of this Savage Land"
HARDLINE 003-2 CD $7.75
Scum-punk heaven with songs from Antiseen, Cocknoose, Murder Junkies, Rancid Vat, the Tunnel Rats, Hellstomper, and the Toughskins. 16 tracks of whiskey-swillin', shit-kickin', totally punishing punk! (HARDLINE)
"Sons and Daughters of this Savage Land"
HARDLINE 003-1 LP $8.40
Scum-punk heaven with songs from Antiseen, Cocknoose, Murder Junkies, Rancid Vat, the Tunnel Rats, Hellstomper, and the Toughskins. 16 tracks of whiskey-swillin', shit-kickin', totally punishing punk! This is the vinyl version of the already released CD. (BALONEY SHRAPNEL)
"Sore Losers Soundtrack: They Wanted Meat, So They Ate the Flower Children, The"
SFTRI 338-1 2xLP $10.30
SFTRI 338-2 CD $9.65
Juvenile delinquents from outer space come to Earth to kill hippies! The soundtrack for this crazed underground film includes songs by Guitar Wolf, The Makers, '68 Comeback, Jack Oblivian, The Royal Pendletons, The Drags, Mick Collins (ex-Gories), and several others. (SYMPATHY FOR THE RECORD INDUSTRY)
T 16-2 CD $9.10
Three songs each from Pennywise, Downset, Stanford Prison Experiment, and For Love Not Lisa. Primo material from all. (THEOLOGIAN)
"Soul Classics Vol.2"
IRMA 505202-2 CD $13.00
The 2nd volume of modern soul and dancefloor cuts from the '80s and '90s, with a few ringers thrown in from the '70s to point the way to the groove. The pace ranges from mellow to midtempo with some excellent vocal work, and features JOSE FELICIANO, GEORGE BENSON, LISA STANFIELD/BARRY WHITE, SARAH JANE MORRIS, MICHAEL ALLEN, OMAR, THE BLOW MONKEYS, BEATS INTERNATIONAL and more. Italian import. (IRMA)
IRMA 489267-1 2xLP $15.65
Yes, indeed. Tracks by ISAAC HAYES, QUINCY JONES, BOZ SCAGGS, THE ISLEY BROTHERS, MARTINE GIRAULT, SOUL II SOUL, DENEICE WILLIAMS, SIDE EFFECT and more. Gatefold sleeve, Italian import. (IRMA)
"Sounds to Make You Shivver"
TPOSSM 01-7 7" $4.00
Loafmeister, BB Gun, Lead Foot and Flowers from a Plastic Lid do punkt out covers of Halloween faves like Siouxsie's "Trick or Treat" & Ministry's "Halloween." Limited edition of 500, so grab 'em fast. (TPOS)
"South America in Decline"
SW 40-1 LP $8.55
SW 40-2 CD $9.35
A collection of hardcore and punk from throughout South America, where it's been thriving for years despite (or perhaps because of) widespread extreme poverty and constant corporate rape. From Brazil: RATOS DE PORAO, F.D.S., PARENTAL ADVISORY. From Colombia: KONTRAORDEN and I.R.A. From Ecuador: NOTOKEN and TOCATTA & BULA. From Argentina: EXPRESA TU EMOCION and 720. From Chile: REDENCION 9-11 and PUTREFACCION INTESTINAL. From Uruguay: PIREXIA and HABLAN POR LA ESPALDA. From Venezuela: APATIA NO and RENUENCIA. From Peru: FUTURO INCIERTO and DIOS HASTIO. From Mexico: INSURRECCION and DISCORDIA. From Guatemala: FUERZA X. From Puerto Rico: SUBVERSIA. From Bolivia: ESCATOFAGIA. The CD has bonus tracks by DEMOCRATIC DISORDER, ARAKAUNA and N.Y.A.B. from Brazil, 200 MUERTOS and ENEMIGOS DE LA CLASE from Brazil, METAMORPHOSIS from Peru, and EX-KOMBRO from Colombia. (SIX WEEKS)
"Spaghetti: Duck You Suckers!"
OMD 012-1 LP $9.65
OMD 012-2 CD $11.35
Hoofbeats thundering across a barren land, wind whistling through the canyons, and desperate men with hot pistolas and vengeance on their minds! Here's an almost-all-instro tribute to the music of Ennio Morricone, with sunburnt, whiff-o-gunpowder contributions by Death Valley, The Daytonas, The Penetrators, The Charles Napiers, Brazil 2001, Pollo Del Mar, The Falcons, The Satelliters, Mark Brodie & Beaver Patrol, Hank Ray, The Hellbenders, Space Hobos, The Plantronics, Justice Hahn, and DM Bob & The Deficits. Super-eyecatching Lee Van Cleef cover! Bonus track on the LP! German import. (ONE MILLION DOLLAR)
PLASTIC 006-1 2xLP $16.25
PLASTIC 006-2 CD $14.85
16 essential tracks from 1960s film noir, crime and spy films and TV, including LALO SCHIFRIN's "Mission Impossible" and JOHN BARRY's "On Her Majesty's Secret Service," plus stuff from THE SHADOWS, THE HURRICANES, PERCY FAITH, CAL TJADER, EARTHA KITT, OSCAR BROWN JR., DUKE ELLINGTON, PUCHO AND LATIN SECTION, MANDINGO, MARK MURPHY, JJ JOHNSON and more. Italian import. (PLASTIC)
"Speech of Sound"
MI 2020-2 CD $13.00
13 tracks of deep house, downbeat, dance and electronica from NOVA NOVA, INLAND KNIGHTS, BUSCEMI, DEAD BEATS, DZHIAN & KAMIEN, MUKI, BLACK SCIENCE ORCHESTRA, PESHAY, SOULSTANCE, SILVER, and more. Italian import. (MILANO 2000)
DSCD 201-2 CD $11.00
Spike, the canine mascot/mastermind behind Desco Records, finds that wherever his travels take him his reputation for impeccable taste in heavy, heavy funk precedes him. When asked to describe this compilation of every one of Desco's strictly limited, now out-of-print 45s, he answered with one word that could easily have been a book: "Rough!" Boogaloo, straight up soul, psychedelic funk, and sitar funk from LEE FIELDS, JOSEPH HENRY, SHARON JONES, THE SUGARMAN THREE, THE OTHER SIDE, RAVI HARRIS and the PROPHETS, THE SOUL PROVIDERS and BOSCO'S BILLIONAIRES. (DESCO)
TOUCH SP10-4 cassette $6.75
Febuary 1990 includes: Dominatrix Monique Von Cleef disciplines a client in Tokyo, Morphogenetics, and the state of television. (TOUCH)
TOUCH SP12-4 cassette $6.75
April 1990 includes: Machteld give the low down on gurus, baba, swamis, fake and real prophets, and holy men, Lee Perry explains to us the world as he sees it, and Joseph Kramer on breath orgasms. (TOUCH)
"Split Single Club"
CT 002-7 7" $5.15
Cat's Miaow (Australia), Last Party (UK), French Marigold (France) and Maylove (Japan) make with the Sarah/Slumberland thingie. Soft melodies, beaucoup distortion. Nice, full color cover. numbered limited edition of 500, Belgian import. (CONTRAST)
SPLITS 1-7 7" $4.25
Four great garage scorchers from Impala, the Royal Pendletons, the Exotic Aaronettes, and Fortune & Maltese. (SPLITSVILLE)
"Spreading the Virus"
SET 1-2 CD $12.90
Seventeen tracks from such notables as God, Controlled Bleeding, Splintered, Fudge Tunnel, Painkiller, Techno-Animal, Fat Hacker, Cable Regime, Joined at the Head, Multicide, Headbutt and several others, so you know this is definitely on the heavy side. UK import. (SENTRAX)
"Springtime in Belsen"
SIB 001-1 LP $11.85
Worldwide early punk rock killers from TAMPAX, DIRT SHIT, CHAIN GANG, STALIN, YODLER KILLERS, TECHNICOLOR, NORGEZ BAMNK, YPO, KRIMINELLA GITARRER, K9's, OSLO BORS, CHECKMATE, BRATS, NASAL BOYS, YOUNG IDENTITIES, SEHR SCHNELL. Hand splattered sleeve for that real blood punk rockey aesthetic. (SADIST)
"Stalin Claus Superstar: A Suplex Prune Hittite Fantasy"
BSE 02-2 4xCD $13.80
John Geek from the FLESHIES, Dan and Corbett from BOBBY JOE EBOLA & THE CHILDREN MACNUGGITS, and Steve Shultz from ADJECTIVE NOUN have created a hilarious grudge match, pile driver of a rock opera. Featuring a cast of other East Bay area DIY musicians and scenesters, "Stalin Claus Superstar" is a pro-wrestling oriented, Thor-influenced epic complete with a Cap'n Lou Albano character, Hulk Hogan, and a talking bedpan. This is 3 and a half hours of insanity on four CDs, complete with a nicely done box and 64-page zine-sized booklet that allows you to read along with the adventure. (SPAM)
IN 7-4 cassette $3.80
Five Southern California underground noise & experimental artists do their stuff, ranging from weird raps to washes of hard noise and beyond. Featured are Jim Bishop, Black Museum, Buzzsaw, Dead Fuckers and Lab Rat. The cassette comes in a baggie with a junk CD! (INSTIGATION)
WOE 23-2 CD $10.40
Music from the films of Roger Corman, the bad boy of 50's sleaze B-flicks. Man or Astro-Man, Plan 9, Johnny Legend, the A-Bones, Miss Murgatroid, the Subsonics, Non Credo, Mouse, the Space Negros, and LMNOP make the sounds of candy stripe nurses, Venusian pup tents, crumbling Poe folks and misogynistic caveboys. (WORRY BIRD)
"Stomach Ache Box, The"
SA-7 3x7" $8.40
Three singles from the Stomach Ache catalog: one by Thurston Moore, and two others chosen pretty much at random from stocks on hand of the 50 or so singles on the label. (STOMACH ACHE)
IRMA 484064-1 2xLP $15.65
Wild collection of abstract jazz and trip-hop, electronica and modern dance cuts such as "Tides" by A MIGHTY FOREST BLACK and "In the '90s" by PHOTEK. Italian import. (IRMA)
"Stroboscopica Vol. 2"
PLASTIC 007-1 2xLP $16.25
PLASTIC 007-2 CD $14.85
More from the archives of the Cometa label, with psychedelic funk and synth tracks from Italian trash/exploitation films of the '70s, featuring composers like ENNIO MORRICONE, FRANCO MICALIZZI, STEFANO TOROSSI and more. Italian import. (PLASTIC)
PLASTIC 003-1 LP $13.15
PLASTIC 003-2 CD $14.85
16 ultra-rare tracks of late-'60s acid-beat and '70s funk from the Cometa label, full of syncopated rhythms, funky horns, electric keyboard and wah wah guitar from composers like DE MASI, ALESSANDRONI, I GRES, I PULSAR, MICALIZZI and others. Italian import. (PLASTIC)
"Strummin' Mental Part 1"
CRYPT 6501-2 CD $11.40
Primitive, raw, gutsy American instrumental rock'n'roll/surf obscurities from the years 1957-65. This is nasty, loud and fast switchblade rock, performed by the unknown brethren of LINK WRAY and DICK DALE, the wildcat outcasts of the crooner era. 32 songs. (CRYPT)
"Strummin' Mental Part 2"
CRYPT 6502-2 CD $11.40
Primitive, raw, gutsy American instrumental rock'n'roll/surf obscurities from the years 1957-65. This is nasty, loud and fast switchblade rock, performed by the unknown brethren of LINK WRAY and DICK DALE, the wildcat outcasts of the crooner era. 32 songs. (CRYPT)
SSS 42-2 7" $4.00
Four experimental Pittsburgh bands: Macronympha, Telecorps, Grae-Com & Fillet of Feedback. Power electronics, noise & collage! (SSS)
ATTACK 101-1 LP $8.45
Roots reggae 1968-73. No love songs here, just chanting down sufferation and exploitation. Bob Marley, the Ethiopians, the Abbyssinians, the Kingstonians, Alton Ellis, Dennis Brown, Cornell Cambell and more. UK import. (ATTACK)
"Suono Libero: Volume 2, Part 1"
DOUCE 817-1 2xLP $15.65
A trip through obscure '70s jazz funk tracks from the Italian music library. 15 tracks, varied and quirky enough to make for fascinating listening, hip and groovy enough for dancing, and smooth and sensuous enough for other uses...GIULIANO SORGINI, ARAWAK, PAOLO CASA, ASTEMIX, FERRARA, NINETY, and many others. Italian import. (IRMA)
"Suono Libero: Volume 2, Part 2"
DOUCE 818-1 2xLP $15.65
18 more super-hip ultra-rare '70s jazz funk tunes from Italy, ranging from sexy easy listening grooves to psychedelically-inflected funk and more, collected on two LPs. Includes BLUE SHARKS, FRANCO TAMPONI, FOTRIAFA, FRAMAN, DANIELA CASA, GIULIANO SORGINI, and more. Italian import. (IRMA)
DOUCE 806-1 2xLP $14.90
DOUCE 806-2 CD $13.00
A trip through utterly obscure '70s jazz funk tracks from the Italian music library. Acid-beat-funk gems, free-beat-jazz, psyche-funk dark vibes, primordial trip-hop-bossa-funk, easy listening soundtrack stylings, and fuzz-killer-tunes. Nice gatefold sleeve. (IRMA LA DOUCE)
"Superheroes Series Vol. 1: Dr. Strange vs. Asian Man"
MC 001-2 CD $11.60
Four tracks each from New Hampshire's SINKHOLE, Oakland's LINK 80 (2 previously unreleased), Missouri's MU330 (3 previously unreleased), and Oregon's UNDERHAND. Italian import. (MISSION CONTROL)
"Surf a la Mexicana"
REPENTSM 01-7 7" $4.00
Five Mexican surf bands of the 60's - ultra-rare tracks for hotdoggers & hodaddies alike!! With Los Locos Del Ritmo, Los Weelers, Los Persuaders, Javier Batiz and His Famous Finks, and the Cambridge Stones. (REPENT)
"Surf's Up! vol. 2"
MISTY 029-7 7" $4.55
Four slices of Italian reverb madness from The Royal Knightmares (Rome), The Petrified (Foggia), The Ups (Pisa), and The Uninvited (Sardinia). All instro, all great! Full color sleeve. Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
MISTY 022-7 7" $4.55
Four raw surf and garage combos at their best! The Livingstons from Sweden do a vocal garage tune, Thee Phantom 5 from Nashville, the Uninvited and the Royal Knightmares (both from Italy) do surf instros. Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
WBST 03-2 CD $11.30
Instro surf bands take on HERB ALPERT & THE TIJUANA BRASS, with covers that range from straight-ahead to downright wacky. THE SPACE COSSACKS, INSECT SURFERS, SIR FINKS, SLACKTONE, SANDBLASTERS, POLLO DEL MAR, SLACKMATES, SATAN'S PILGRIMS, THE EXOTICS, THE HALIBUTS, SQUID VICIOUS, and others tackle all the BRASS's classics, from "Whipped Cream" to "A Taste of Honey," "The Lonely Bull," the "Third Man" theme and 11 more. (WILDEBEEST)
"Surfin' the Spillway"
HH 1964-2 CD $8.90
Seven of Michigan's finest instrumental surf combos (The Volcanos, The Prodigals, The Silencers, The Campus Kings, Mondo Mod, The Lustre Kings, and Professor Schmiddy) with 17 tracks of guitar-swirling, reverb drenched action that range from nitro-huffin' rustbelt mayhem to lazy, sun-dappled twang-fests and everything in between. (HAPPY HOUR)
GET 606-1 LP $12.55
GET 606-2 CD $11.90
Seven tracks of vintage, pre-Capitol BEACH BOYS ("Surfin'," "Surfin' Safari," "Luau," "Barbie," "Surfer Girl," "Karate," and "What's a Young Girl Made Of"), plus 3 tracks each from THE MARKETTS (including their hit "Surfer's Stomp") and THE FROGMEN. Originally on the Gateway label, this re-issue features new artwork, with the LP in a gatefold sleeve on 180 gram vinyl. Italian import. (GET BACK)
"Swamp Surfing in Memphis"
ANDA 47-2 CD $9.65
Originally released in 1986, this surveys the finest pre-OBLIVIAN Memphis swing'n'shake of the time: LORETTE VELVETTE and the HELLCATS, TAV FALCO & PANTHER BURNS, PARADOXICAL BABEL, ODDJOBS, SHE-WOLF. (AU GO GO)
"Swimming in the Secret C."
SC 20-2 CD $5.40
Seventeen exuberant garage punk bands share this CD, about half of them from Sacramento and the rest scattered all over the US. No frills, no fancy production, no rock star attitudes, but lots of energy and punk spirit. With Nar, Ferd Mert, Four Eyes, Dorks, Knockoffs, Buncha Losers, Magpie, Smedley & The Space Cadets, Bananas, Nards, Acrylics, Twerps, Sweethearts, The Gooch, No Kill I, Lint Farmers, and Operation Cliff Calvin. (SECRET CENTER)
"Swing For a Crime"
CRYPT 800-1 LP $8.85
Somewhere in between the the Las Vegas Grind and Jungle Exotica of post WW II, pre-rockabilly era butt shaking, sleazy party music. (CRYPT)
"Swingin' Cheese: Croon Tunes and Kitscherama"
IRMA 488689-1 2xLP $14.90
One of the best titles of Irma's huge catalog, featuring MEL TORME, ROBERTO DELGADO, PERCY FAITH, RAY CONNIFF, JUKES RUBEN, TONY OSBORNE and more. The usual cool artwork. Italian import. (IRMA LA DOUCE)
"Swingin' Creepers! A Tribute to the Ventures"
MUSICK 0010-2 CD $11.00
Nearly two dozen hot contemporary bands do their own energetic versions of songs first made famous by the most popular instrumental band in history: THE VENTURES! Contributors include THE BOMBORAS, THE VOLCANOS, THE PENETRATORS, THE HYPNOMEN, THE FATHOMS, THE CAVE 4, THE SATURN V, SATAN'S PILGRIMS, DAVIE ALLAN, THE TIKI TONES, JON & THE NIGHTRIDERS, THE EXOTICS, FORTUNE & MALTESE, THE HUNTINGTON CADS, THE BOSS MARTIANS, THE LOONEY TUNES, THE SIR FINKS, THE SPACE COSSACKS, and more! (MUSICK)
"Sympathetic Sounds of Detroit"
SFTRI 623-1 LP $8.25
SFTRI 623-2 CD $9.65
A once-over of this hotbed of new talent, with tracks by THE DETROIT COBRAS, THE COME ONS, THE WHITE STRIPES, THE DIRT BOMBS, BANTAM ROOSTER, KO & THE KNOCKOUTS, THE VON BONDIES and 7 others, including 20 exclusive tracks. (SYMPATHY)
"Symptom of a Specific Culture"
15-2 CD $11.50
Fourteen Quebecois groups on the dark, hard side of fantasy and reality, from atmospheric to industrial grind to cybertechno. Includes Phycus, Maschinenhaus, Nekrophilia, Insurgent, Strategik Shadows, and more. Canadian import. (TERRA VOX)
CRYPT 5263-2 LP $8.85
CRYPT 11596-2 CD $11.40
1950s R&B wildness! (CRYPT)
"Taiko Island: Taiko & Song of Hachijojima"
GMCD 021-2 CD $17.20
The island of Hachijojima, about 300 km south of Tokyo, has developed over the centuries a unique style of traditional Japanese taiko drumming. Also included are some of the ancient a capella songs of the islanders. Japanese import. (GOD MOUNTAIN)
"Take the Brain Train to the Third Eye: Bud Mathis' Sunset Trip 1963 67"
BA 1147-1 LP $9.10
BA 1147-2 CD $10.80
A bunch of obscure and unreleased psych, folk rock and '60s garage punk tracks from bands involved with '60s LA producer, manager and songwriter Bud Mathis: BRAIN TRAIN, JOINT EFFORT, THE FAIRVIEWS and more. Rare photos, plus liner notes by Mike Stax of Ugly Things zine. (BACCHUS ARCHIVES)
"Takin' Out the Trash!"
DCCD 07-2 CD $10.10
A tribute to one of the great garage/surf groups of the '60s, THE TRASHMEN. Just about everybody knows their hit "Surfin' Bird," but here's some of the best contemporary surf and surf-influenced garage bands covering 21 of their songs. Contributing cuts are UNTAMED YOUTH, THE NEANDERTHALS, THE PENETRATORS, THE BOSS MARTIANS, THE SURF TRIO, LOS MEL-TONES, THE SATURN V, SIR BALDIE & HIS WIG-OUTS, THE VOLCANOS, FORTUNE & MALTESE, THE WOGGLES, THE NEPTUNAS, JONNY & THE SHAMEN, and several others. (DOUBLE CROWN)
"Tales from the Boot!"
MISTY 023-1 LP $9.00
Ten incredible and very diverse Italian garage psych groups do a total of 16 great, very 60's sounding, totally over-the-top rave-ups, all sung in English: Hermits, Hairy Fairies, 99th Floor, Kartoons, The Others, Fossils, Space Cakes, Humpbacked Men, Cave Dogs, and the Uninvited! Neat mod inspired artwork! Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
"Talkin' Trash! Lookey Dookey!"
CRYPTRB 5463-2 CD $11.40
1950s R&B wildness! Two Lps on one CD. (CRYPT)
CRYPT 5463-1 LP $8.85
1950s R&B wildness! (CRYPT)
"Taste in Television"
VC 124-1 12" EP $7.65
Four tracks of intelligent techno by veteran rave DJs STEVE PAGAN, JEFF SCOTT and JASON HARVEY. Fans of HIGHER INTELLIGENCE AGENCY and PLASTIKMAN will enjoy. Limited copies available with hand silk-screened covers. (VINYL COMMUNICATIONS)
"Teen Jangler Blowout"
TS 6609-1 LP $8.70
TS 6609-2 CD $11.30
Primo mid-'60s garage by dozens of teen never-beens! All titles packaged with liner notes and full-color shots of the original, rare-ass 45s. 17 tracks of revved-up ampheta-folk and ringin' guit-punk, featuring SIR MICHAEL AND THE SOUNDS, WARDEN AND HIS FUGITIVES, DISILLUSIONED YOUNGER GENERATION, FAB FOUR, SLEEPERS, JACKSON INVESTMENT CO., and many more. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
"Teen Scene, Vol. 1: Spain"
MISTY 034-7 7" $4.85
Four wild garage psych rockers from the best of the new Spanish bands: Doctor Explosion, Flashback V, Mockingbirds, and Gravestones. Includes originals plus Pretty Things and Troggs covers! Great full color artwork, too. Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
L 37806-2 CD $10.30
The long-out-of-print 1995 10" comp (edition of 1700) gets reissued on CD, with extra stuff! The original 10" tracks by Propagandhi, the Vindictives, Sicko, the Bollweevils, Rhythm Collision, 88 Fingers Louie, Parasites, Squirtgun, the Fondled, and the Hiddys are joined by the super limited (only 300) 7" companion's tracks by Squirtgun, 88 Fingers Louie, Bollweevils, Geezers, Fighters, and Hiddys, and then by new stuff courtesy of FYP, Falling Sickness, Against All Authority, Bruce Lee Band, Nonsense, the Hives, Supergirls, Criminals, and Donuts N' Glory. (LIBERATION)
"Teenage Shutdown 12: No Tease"
TS 6612-1 LP $8.70
TS 6612-2 CD $11.30
Rare tracks from primo mid-'60s garage never-beens THE FUGITIVES, OUTCASTS FOUR, NOMADS, STANDELS, KON-TAKS, STRANGERS, BARE FACTS, JESTERS IV, COACHMEN, CHOLOS, THE ILLUSIONS, IN-VADERS, SWINGIN' SAFARIS, JAY DEE & CHASERS, MARAUDERS, HANGMEN, KARETAKERS and MERE EXISTENCE. Presented with swank fidelity and snappy packaging, the LPs come with liner notes and color shots of the original 45s, the CDs with 12-page color booklets. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
"Teenage Shutdown 13: I'm Gonna Stay"
TS 6613-1 LP $8.70
TS 6613-2 CD $11.30
Rare tracks from primo mid-'60s garage never-beens THE MONDELS, MONGRELL'S BAND, WANDERER'S REST, PEABODY HERMITAGE, MODDS, SCEPTRES, GREG BARR & BARR ASSOCIATION, GREAT SOCIETY, OSCAR & THE MAJESTICS, IDES, LOU CAPRI, GRAINS OF TIME, MONDELS, ROCK GARDEN, MOXIES, BLACK BANANA and NIGHT MIST. Presented with swank fidelity and snappy packaging, the LPs come with liner notes and color shots of the original 45s, the CDs with 12-page color booklets. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
"Teenage Shutdown 14: Howlin' for My Darlin'"
TS 6614-1 LP $8.70
TS 6614-2 CD $11.30
Rare tracks from primo mid-'60s garage never-beens THE TASMANIANS, UNDERTAKERS, LIMEY & THE YANKS, TROPICS, UNDERWORLD, GREEK FOUNTAINS, JAGGED EDGE, COBRAS, NICK HOFFMAN, GRAVEN IMAGE, DEVIL'S OWN, CANADIAN SQUIRES, KEITH KESSLER, THE ROGUES and THE DIRTY SHAMES. Presented with swank fidelity and snappy packaging, the LPs come with liner notes and color shots of the original 45s, the CDs with 12-page color booklets. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
"Teenage Shutdown 15: She's a Pest"
TS 6615-1 LP $8.70
TS 6615-2 CD $11.30
Rare tracks from primo mid-'60s garage never-beens THE PENDELUMS, ROVIN' FLAMES, WIND, INSECTS, SCEPTRES, CHYLDREN, CONVERTS, 3RD EVOLUTION, THE PLAYGUES, TREEZ, THE LIVING ENDS, A.J. & THE SAVAGES, LAVENDER HOUR, THE WIND, APOLLO'S APACHES, MOTT'S MEN, ROYAL KNIGHTS, and THE PRIMATES. Presented with swank fidelity and snappy packaging, the LPs come with liner notes and color shots of the original 45s, the CDs with 12-page color booklets. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
"Terminal City Ricochet"
VIRUS 75-1 LP $8.85
VIRUS 75-4 cassette $7.45
VIRUS 75-2 CD $10.50
Soundtrack album to a really crazy movie featuring Jello Biafra as a maniacally sick underworld enforcer. Much of the material on the album was recorded specially for the movie, including great collaborations between Biafra and DOA, Nomeansno, and Tackhead's Keith LeBlanc. Also included are contributions from the Beatnigs, Gerry Hannah, Art Bergman, I Braineater, Evan Johns & the H Bombs, and the Groovaholics. (ALTERNATIVE TENTACLES)
"Tesco Disco: Heavy Electronics II"
TESCO 030-2 4xCD $28.50
Four full-length CDs by INADE, ANENZEPHALIA, CON-DOM/GREY WOLVES (collaboration), and SATORI, recorded live at the Heavy Electronics II Festivals in Esterhofen and Duisburg. Packaged in a well-designed oversized heavy cardboard book, limited to 1000. German import. (TESCO)
"Testament Vol. 2"
RRR 64-7 5x7" $15.15
This time, this new collection is a set of five 7" records in a box. Participating are Zbigniew Karkowski, Lief Elggren, Kent Tankred, Phauss, Rune Lindblad, Jane Studer, Agog, Gum, Voice Crack, Nachtluft, Appi, Lt. Caramel, and Cranioclast. Includes a slick, 28 page 7" square booklet with art by each. (RRR)
RRR 28-1 LP $12.25
A compilation with Arcane Device, Illusion of Safety, SBOTHI, Rik Rue, Eric Lunde, Native X, Sink Manhattan, Geins't Nait, Massimo Toniutti, Randy Greif, and John Wiggins. Includes a large-format, slickly printed booklet with art and text by each, all in a clear vinyl pouch. Direct metal mastered for the finest audiophile reproduction. (RRR)
RRRCD 21-2 CD $11.60
The 3rd volume in RRR's "Testament" series (the first 2 were in LP and 7" box set formats, respectively), this has contributions from 10 experimental artists: Thomas Dimuzio, RLW, Jerome Noetinger, Artificial Memory Trace, Michael Prime, John Wiggins, Tim Walters, Eric Chasalow, Koji Marutani, and Nick Peck. (RRR)
"Texas: A Collection of Texas Garage Punkers"
ANDA 198-2 CD $9.65
Check it out: 25 smokin' tracks from the Lord High Fixers, the Sons of Hercules, the Cryin' Out Louds, the Motards, Jack O'Fire, Sugar Shack, the Inhalants, the Drop Outs, Death Valley, Jesus Christ Superfly, the 1-4-5s, the Hormones, the Satans, the Fireworks, and the Count, ranging from ultra-raw chaos to Morricone surf to twisted R&B to heavy sleaze to L.A.M.F.-type stylings and much more. (AU GO GO)
"Their Sympathetic Majesties Request"
SFTRI 200-2 2xCD $13.25
Sympathy's personal celebration of its 10th year as a label, featuring songs compiled from their early years, with: THE MUFFS, HOLE, SUPERSUCKERS, ROCKET FROM THE CRYPT, THE DWARVES, THE DEVIL DOGS, TURBONEGRO, THE LAZY COWGIRLS, CHROME CRANKS, HONEYMOON KILLERS, PLEASURE FUCKERS, GIBSON BROS, GAS HUFFER, CLAW HAMMER, THE HUMPERS, EL VEZ, THE POOH STICKS, THE NOMADS, THEE HEADCOATS/HEADCOATEES and many more. Double CD contains a few extra trax. Double gatefold LP limited to 1200. (SYMPATHY FOR THE RECORD INDUSTRY)
BR 003-2 CD $11.45
Fifteen vistas of beautiful, floating ambience by Alio Die, Voice Of Eye, Shinjuku Thief, Caul, Jarboe, Mandible Chatter, Stone Glass Steel, Rabid Ear Test, Ieran, All Broken, The Changelings, Estraya, C17, and Five Thousand Spirits. Though most contributors aren't that well known, this collection reveals the wealth of real talent and thoughtful composers currently at work. Canadian import. (BEAUTIFUL)
"There's a Dyke in the Pit"
OUT 05-4 cassette $5.90
OUT 05-2 CD5 $6.00
Re-issue of this very popular 1992 7" comp on all formats. One cut each from Bikini Kill, Tribe 8, Lucy Stoners and 7 Year Bitch. (OUTPUNK)
"Things Been Bad"
TS 6603-1 LP $8.70
TS 6603-2 CD $11.30
A '60s garage extravaganza of rare to ultra-rare tracks taken directly from the original vinyl 45s. Top-notch sound quality, researched liner notes, unlimited availability, with lots of great unknown stuff plus well loved tracks that are currently out of print. THE PAGANS, THE CHOAB, THE BARACUDAS, OGNIR & THE NITE PEOPLE, THE OTHER HALF, THE YO-YOS, THEE MIDNITERS, THE PILGRIMAGE, THE DEBONAIRES, THE ROAMIN' TOGAS, PETER & THE WOLVES, THE ROOTS, THE WYLD, THE INNER THOUGHTS, THE TALISMEN, THE SAXONS, THE STAINS, THE LOST SOLES, KAMA-DEL-SUTRA. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
"Think Link! Volume 2"
DND 008-1 10" $7.80
It's been a long wait, but here's the second collection of great Link Wray instrumentals, performed by The Galaxy Trio, The Cowslingers, Mono Men, The Volcanos, Thee Headcoat Sect, Forbidden Dimension, The Phantom 5ive, and Impala! A rockin' tribute to one of the most influential rock n' roll guitarists of all time! (DRINK N DRIVE)
"Third World War"
BUNK 2-7 2x7" $4.55
Eight songs by eight slammin' bands from the Texas underground. Turmoil in the Toybox, Noodle, Tabitha, Sourball, Echoing Green, Sad Pygmy, That, and Green Couch. Grunge, psycho-grunge, 77-style punk, & strangeness. Limited edition of only 500! (BUNKHOUSE)
"This is Berkeley, Not West Bay"
ZAF 006-7 7" $3.35
Four great East Bay underground punk bands! Black Fork, Dead and Gone, A.F.I. and Screw 32 each prove that hardcore is alive and well in Berkeley with these four powerful, kick-ass songs. (ZAFIO)
"This is Mod, Vol. 2"
GET 72-1 LP $9.60
17 tracks taken from rare singles from the 2nd wave of British mod, including songs by TEENAGE FILMSTARS, THE KILLERMETERS, PURPLE HEARTS, THE EXITS, THE V.I.P.s, THE SAME, and TERRY TONIC. Gatefold sleeve with lots of photos taken from the archives of scooter makers Vespa. Italian import. (GET BACK)
"This is Mod"
GET 39-1 2xLP $13.85
Some of the best of the British mod revival of the late '70s-early '80s, with tracks by THE CIRCLES, THE UNTOUCHABLES, THE SCENE, THE RAGE, THE CIGARETTES, THE AMBER SQUAD, and more. Gatefold sleeve with great artwork featuring vintage scooters. Italian import. (GET BACK)
"This One's for Johnny: A Tribute to Johnny Thunders"
MR 196-1 10" $9.60
Some of his best tunes are covered by a selection of his friends and admirers, including THE RAMONES, RONNIE SPECTOR, NIKKI SUDDEN, SONNY VINCENT, LA SECTA, BACKYARD BABIES, THE SAFETY PINS, ATOM RHUMBA, and THE SABREJETS. Spanish import. (MUNSTER)
"Those Pre-Phylloxera Years"
BDS 005-7 7" $4.00
Side one has a couple slabs of vomit-slop rock & roll by Duh and the Mountain Goats (along with a very brief bit of Neutral Milk Hotel), side two dishes up soft noise & weirdness by Dosed Bernie and James Rao, plus a fairly psycho phone message. (BOX DOG SOUND)
"Tiger Mask Trash Au Go-Go"
ID 123358-1 LP $9.10
ID 123358-2 CD $10.80
14 slabs o' trash from the raunchiest rock'n'roll club of the '90s, the Tiger Mask! This features THE BOBBYTEENS, THE UNTAMED YOUTH, THE GO-NUTS, THE BOMBORAS and 10 others! Garage-punk, rockabilly, lounge, surf and low-brow rock'n'roll. (DIONYSUS)
"Till The Bars Break"
IMR 14-4 cassette $7.10
IMR 14-2 CD $10.85
Black & Native American music & spoken word compilation with Jeannette Armstrong, the Beatnigs, Rebecca Bellmore, Chuck D, The Fire Next Time, Che Guevara, Greg Young-Ing, Henry Kaiser, Mad Professor, Ahdri Zhina Mandiela, Don Paul, Seventh Fire, the Suspect Many, Benjamin Zephaniah...Great stuff! (IRRESISTIBLE/MAYA/REVOLUTIONARY)
TKR 7-2 CD $10.10
Noise from the Northwest and British Columbia, with Pork Queen, Noggin, Roughage, Deerhoof, Angst Hase Pfeffer Nase, Superconductor, Blowhole, Twerdocleb, Maji, Staked Plain, Climax Golden Twins, and Trailing Arm, plus a ringer contribution from that Japanoise-ster-for-all-seasons, Merzbow. (TINKER)
"To Step Outside and Keep Walking"
VACCD 02-2 CD $11.00
Featuring four electronic composers whose approaches are as deeply felt as they are different, this collection of pieces by Randy Greif, Art Simon, Contact With A Curve and Jocelyn Robert has the feel of a journey over terrain sublime and troubled. Packaged in an elegantly designed, color collage folder. Canadian import. (FREEDOM IN A VACUUM)
"Today's Top Girl Groups, Vol. 1"
SPINCD 006-2 CD $11.00
16 tracks by the creme de la creme of today's girl RnR bands: GIRL BOMBS, PRISTEENS, SIT 'N SPIN, THE BOBBYTEENS, THE FRIGGS, THE MAYBELLINES, DIABOLIKS, 5,6,7,8s, HOLLY GOLIGHTLY, THE PEBBLES, NEANDERDOLLS, BOSS MARTIANETTES, THE NEPTUNAS, POONTWANG, THE MEANIE GREENIES, and LES GODZILLAS!! (SPINOUT)
"Tokyo Flashback 2"
PSFD 24-2 CD $15.65
They call it a psychedelic sampler, and they ain't lyin'. The first track sounds like Quicksilver Messenger Service, the 2nd like Canned Heat, and so on, plus some rather unconventional cuts, too. 11 Tokyo bands, including Ghost, Marble Sheep, Fushitsusha, Overhang Party, High Rise/Keiji Haino and more. The booklet has notes in English and a page of art by each group. Japanese import. (PSF RECORDS)
"Tokyo Flashback 3"
PSFD 34-2 CD $15.65
The third in PSF's psychedelic sampler series, featuring Fushitsusha, White Heaven, Overhang Party, Cobalt, Ghost, Sweet & Honey, Kumo To Hae, Daiichi Hakkensha, Uchu Engine, Maher Shalal Hash Baz, and Shizuka. Japanese import. (PSF RECORDS)
"Tokyo Flashback 4"
PSFD 69-2 CD $15.65
The latest volume of this psych and new music series includes some familiar artists along with a few new faces. Contributions from Keiji Haino, Broom Dusters, Musica Transonic, Puka Puka Brians, OnnaKodomo, Shizuka, Akiyama-Sugimoto, High-Rise, Kakashi, Construction, Psychedelic Crazy Horse, and the Hikyo String Quartet. Japanese import. (PSF RECORDS)
PSFD 12-2 CD $15.65
Some of the best of the recent Tokyo avant/psychedelic/underground scene, featuring Fushitsusha, White Heaven, Ghost, Marble Sheep and more. (PSF RECORDS)
ANDA 181-2 CD $9.65
Trashed-out garage, punk and surf from the Japanese underground, including cuts by Supersnazz, Teengenerate, Guinny Vamps, Guitar Wolf, The Great Mongoose, The Mad 3, The 5,6,7,8's, Jackie & The Cedrics, Muddy Frankenstein, Texaco Leathermen, and Mutant Monster Beach Party. (AU GO GO)
"Tomorrow Will Be Worse, Vol. 2"
POLLUTE 058-1 LP $8.55
POLLUTE 058-2 CD $9.00
An international hardcore/thrash compilation with stuff from MK ULTRA (USA), 9 SHOCKS TERROR (USA), REAL REGGAE (Japan), KRIGSHOT (Sweden), UNCURBED (Sweden), MUKEKA DI RATO (Brazil), RUIDO (USA), and SCALPLOCK (UK). 24 songs total, with 18 previously unreleased and 7 previously only on CD. (SOUND POLLUTION)
"Tomorrow Will Be Worse"
POLLUTE 062-2 CD $9.00
In October 1996, this compilation first appeared as a 4x7" box set; a veritable who's who of hardcore thrash bands from the United States and Japan at that time. This CD version includes 8 bands and 44 songs: CAPITALIST CASUALTIES (4 songs), HELLNATION (7 songs), SPAZZ (5 songs), CHARLES BRONSON (7 songs), FLASH GORDON (4 songs), NICE VIEW (5 songs), FUCK ON THE BEACH (6 songs), REAL REGGAE (6 songs). Thrash 'til death! (SOUND POLLUTION)
"Torture Tech Overdrive"
IF 01-1 LP $7.90
A techno-roadkill compilation for the feet as well as the mind, with contributions from BIOHAZARD/PCB, FIXED IMAGE, SCAR TISSUE, STG, SWEAT ENGINE, A-POLITIQ;, XORCIST, A RELEASE PROJECT, and YEHT MAE. (IF IT MOVES...)
"Toussaint Touch, The"
RPM 211-2 CD $13.00
22 classic recordings by BENNY SPELLMAN, AARON NEVILLE, IRMA THOMAS, LEE DORSEY and many more, produced by legendary New Orleans soul man Toussaint. Compilation and liner notes by Clive Richardson. UK import. (RPM)
TW 004-1 LP $8.45
A compilation of South African township music from the 1950's to the 70's, showcasing some of the very wonderful polyrhythmic, polymelodic music that has developed there. UK import. (TROJAN WORLD)
DIVIDED 1-4 cassette $7.35
The cassette consist of industrial noise-collage insanity from Merzbow, Belt, Grey Wolves, Due Process, a fractured fairytale by Bob Black, and others. The booklet is a discussion of political issues related to a group of political prisoners known as the Ohio 7. 72 pages, 8.5 x 5.5". (DIVIDED)
"Transworld Garage Scene 1"
MISTY 024-1 LP $9.00
Fourteen rockin' garage psych bands from all over Europe! The Thanes (Scotland), The Walking Screams and The Frantic 5 (Greece), The Kartoons, The Others, and Humpbacked Men (Italy), The Mystreated and The Nuthins (Britain), The Perverts and The 1-2-5's (Holland), Smooty Filth (France), The Flashback 5 and Doctor Explosion (Spain), and the No Counts (Germany). Almost everybody sings in English. Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
"Transworld Garage Scene 2"
MISTY 033-1 LP $9.00
American garage psych vs. Euro garage psych! Crunchy guitars, raving vocals and wailing Farfisas! One side of US bands, including the Woggles, Flypped Whigs, Fortune & Maltese, Element 79, the Overcoat, Halfbreeds, Hatebombs, and Purple Merkins, and one side of Euro bands the Nuthins, Kartoons, the 1-2-5's the Others, Frantic V, Flashback V, Smooty Filth, and the Sleepwalkers. Groovy Batman-inspired cartoon art by Merinuk! Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
FF 003-2 CD $11.80
Legendary Pink Dots, Nouvelles Lectures Cosmopolites and Laurent Pernice each contribute a 25-minute piece to this CD. Darkly melodic, gothic atmospheres and medieval themes predominate. Packed in a board sleeve inside a heavy vinyl pocket. Portugese import. (FAST FORWARD)
TMU 050-2 2xCD $11.40
Unreleased and exclusive tracks by BLONDE REDHEAD, MELT BANANA, UNWOUND, LE SHOK, CRANIUM, SEA TIGER, BLACK DICE, BRIDE OF NO NO, HEX, TURN OFFS, SONG OF ZARATHUSTRA, KEPLER, CURRITUCK COUNTY, OUTHUD, ALL SCARS, LOVE LIFE, LOCUST, MONORCHID, FUCKING CHAMPS, CONVOCATION OF, MEN'S RECOVERY PROJECT, SUNSHINE, SIX PARTS SEVEN, CROMTECH, HARRIET THE SPY, SECRET STARS, CRASH SMASH EXPLODE, RED MONKEY, SEAN NA NA W/ LOIS, RED SCARE, BURMESE, FLYING LUTTENBACHERS, BAD FORM, RADIO 4, ERASE ERRATA, XBXRX, PIXELTAN, TOTAL SHUTDOWN, PETTY CRIME, ERIC THE RED, LOVE SICK, INTIMA, LIGHTNING BOLT, PHANTOM PREGNANCIES, GLASS CANDY, and THE SHATTERED THEATRE. (TROUBLEMAN)
ALP 012-2 CD $10.10
The 2nd in a series that captures some of the most innovative San Diego based experimental artists. A range from the deep ambience of 5/5/2000 to the MAGMA-steeped spazz-jazz provided by UPSILON ACRUX to the advanced sounds of MARCELO RADULOVICH. Other artist include: ULTRA 7, Z.O.VOIDER, ABEL ASHES, HANS AND DAMON, HISCH THE MACHINE HIRSCCH and MARTY'S SEXUAL ORGANS. (ACCRETIONS)
"Tucson 60's Sound (Think of the Good Times), The"
BACC 2-1 LP $9.10
19 original recordings from the Tucson underground 1962-68, many previously unreleased or unheard since their 60's releases on the Voxx label. Includes detailed liner notes and photos. Limited edition of 1700! (BACCHUS ARCHIVES)
"Twistin' Time, Vol. 1"
KNIGHTLP 1001-1 LP $8.45
Eighteen of the craziest twist songs ever! The late '50s, early '60s dance craze comes alive again with this absolutely unique collection of the most rockin', novel, stupid, inept and twistacular examples from an amazing time in American history. BOB WILL & HIS TEXAS PLAYBOYS do "Buffalo Twist," famed DJ MURRAY THE K records a couple of tunes under a pseudonym, GENE VINCENT's guitarist Jerry Merrett chimes in with KANSAS CITY TWIST, and lots more lost gems. (KNIGHT)
DOUCE 816-1 2xLP $14.90
Cosmo exotic sextease party music from the hippest of Italian hipsters. Cocktail sleaze, sultry funk, psychedelic dance remixes, nods to the swing set, perfect for parties and dancing. Includes: VALVOLA, FLABBY featuring CARLA BONI, SAM PAGLIA, MONTEFIORI COCKTAIL, ROBY J.C., MACCARONI CIRCUS, KRIMINAL BIT, GOLDFINGER, NICO, OHM GURU, HAMMOND EXPRESS, and more. Gatefold sleeve. (IRMA LA DOUCE)
VAC 01-2 CD $11.00
Five Canadian and five American experimental/industrial artists are represented here: John Duncan, Allegory Chapel, PGR, Randy Greif, Empirical Sleeping Consort, Crawl/Child, Plecid, Dead Masochistic Gut, W.A. Davison and Pierre-Andre Arcand. Strikingly printed portfolio-type packaging. Canadian import. (FREEDOM IN A VACUUM)
"Unknown Penicillin Café"
ZIKSBB 006-2 CD $13.65
Fifteen tracks by 5 bands: Dahlia Caras, Gaia No Yamai, Dynamite Kitkat, Surfers of Romantica and Yagi-Inu. Sounds range from Boredoms-like crazyness to funk-core to emo-guitar-noise to grungy metal-oid to prog jazzness. A great sampling of some of the trends in underground Japanese rock. Japanese import. (BLOODY BUTTERFLY)
MASO 90092-2 CD $11.60
A definitive collection featuring the masters of classically-oriented ambience and minimalism: Brian Eno, John Cale, Jon Hassell, Harold Budd, Roedelius, Harmonia Ensemble, and Roger Eno. Italian import. (MATERIALI SONORI)
"Unreleased Instrumentals from the Northwest!"
HILLS 335A-7 7" $3.65
Recordings from 1959, 1960 and 1961 from unknown bands that should have been stars! Featuring Ray Michelsen & the Vikings (members of the Sonics and Paul Revere & the Raiders), Danny Love & the Sensations, and the Casuals. Assembled from the original acetates. (HILLSDALE)
HS 94741-7 2x7" $6.55
Four well-known US bands: Atomic 61, Superconductor, Chrome Cranks (doing a Germs cover), and Janitor Joe, plus noisy Italian punk band Sinatra. Full color gatefold sleeve. Italian import. (HELTER SKELTER)
"Urban Guerrilla Zine Compilation #1"
DISINT 002-2 CD $5.40
Bands from the US, Mexico, UK, Japan, and Canada are featured on this 27 song comp, and there is a theme: punishing hardcore. Includes tracks by the legendary GRIMPLE, ASTRID OTO, LOS CUNOS ELECTRICAS, SMD, MELEE, ZERO CONTENT, SHIT LOADS OF FUCKALL, SLOWDEATH, URKO, SOCIAL INFESTATION, MEDICATION TIME, LEMUR MUTATION, HEAD HITS CONCRETE, CATHETER, CRUDE, FRACAS, EXITWOUND, BEWARE, ANTIWORLD, DISCORDIA, LANA DAGALES, and BRAINBLOODVOLUME. (DISINTEGRATION)
NEWTONUA 01-2 CD $11.60
A fine collection of American new music, with contributions from Allen Ginsburg, John Cage, Pauline Oliveros, Steve Reich, John Zorn, Steve Lacy, David Behrman, Andrea Centazzo, Michael Galasso, and Ben Neill; all but 3 are previously unreleased. Italian import. (NEW TONE)
"Variations: A London Compilation"
PD 01-2 CD $14.25
Seven London-based experimental music composers show off their very sophisicated and challenging work, all of which transcends the approaches which have become so common lately. John Wall, Andrew Jacques, Crow, Alquimia, John Grieve, Kymatik, and Adam Bohman may not be household names, but they are obviously at the leading edge of experimental sound. UK import. (PARADIGM)
"Victims Of The Mixing Desk"
VISION 22-1 LP $8.40
Swiss producer Alex Buess hacks up tracks by Melx, Fluid Mask, Frances Zorn, Electric Noise Twist, Ix-Ex-Splue, Sky Bird and Mousing Crew, giving them his trademark dance craziness, as if they weren't strange enuff to start. Plus additional jingles, noises, and assorted nuttiness. (VISION)
"Video Games of the Twelfth Century"
BURPCD 02-2 CD $7.75
43 tracks of every conceivable flavor of insanity from a big bunch of bands/artists: SOCKEYE, FAXED HEAD, TAPE BEATLES, TRUMAN'S WATER, BOY IN LOVE;, RANCID HELL SPAWN, SCHIMPFLUCH GRUPPE, THE DRAMATICS, MSBR, POST MORTEM, DREAMSTALKER, EEYORE, and maybe a couple dozen more. The covers are all handmade (each is different), and it comes with a sheet explaining the whole mess. (BURPING TURDS)
VIRUS 100-1 LP $8.85
VIRUS 100-4 cassette $7.45
VIRUS 100-2 CD $10.50
What else but a tribute to the Dead Kennedys? FAITH NO MORE, NAPALM DEATH, SEPULTURA, NOMEANSNO, SISTER DOUBLE HAPPINESS, L7, the DISPOSABLE HEROS OF HIPHOPRISY, MOJO NIXON and several others all do DKs covers. (ALTERNATIVE TENTACLES)
"Virus That Would Not Die!, The"
VIRUS 209-2 CD $5.80
73 minute+ budget priced label sampler with songs taken from currently or soon-to-be-available releases by JUDI BARI, BUZZKILL, CRUCIFUCKS, DEAD AND GONE, DEAD KENNEDYS, DICKS, FACEPULLER, FIXTURES, HALF JAPANESE, HISSANOL, LARD, LIFE AFTER LIFE, LOGICAL NONSENSE, MAN IS THE BASTARD, MUMIA ABU-JAMAL, NOMEANSNO, PACHINKO, PELIGRO, THRALL, TRIBE 8, ULTRA BIDE, WESLEY WILLIS, ZEN GUERILLA and ZENI GEVA. (ALTERNATIVE TENTACLES)
"Vision Volume One: Vision Festival 1997 Compiled"
AUM 007/8-2 2CD $20.45
A limited edition of 1000 double CDs documenting incredible performances at the Second Annual Vision Festival / NYC, May 1997. Exclusive recordings by: DAVID S. WARE QUARTET, JOHN ZORN/SUSIE IBARRA, THURSTON MOORE/LAWRENCE COOK/JON VOIGT, WILLIAM PARKER & THE LITTLE HUEY, CREATIVE MUSIC ORCHESTRA, MARK DRESSER QUARTET, MATTHEW SHIPP/RON BROWN, BUTCH MORRIS, OTHER DIMENSIONS IN MUSIC, ASSIF TSAHAR TRIO with JOHN TCHICAI, RASHIED ALI's PRIMA MATERIA, OTHER DIMENSIONS IN MUSIC and many more! (AUM FIDELITY)
"Vital US Vol. 2"
RRR 74-7 7" + zine $6.35
Compiled by Frans de Waard, the zine features interviews with Etant Donnes, Doc Wor Mirran, Yeast Culture, Chop Shop, Das Synthetische Mischgewebe, Asmus Tietchens, Gregory Whitehead, Thu 20, Con-Dom and Contrastate, plus bits on several experimental-oriented record labels. The 7" features collages of pieces by many of the artists that de Waard has interviewed over the years. 32 pages (RRR)
"Viva La Mission!"
POVERTY BOX-7 7x7" + CD $22.60
Pieced together as a collection of the ripest fruit of the toils and labors of the SF MIssion Scene from 1994-1998, including all that could fit in an 8 x 8 pizza box: HICKEY's "Various States..." 23-song CD, seven 7" singles from LOST GOAT, TOWEL, FUCKFACE, THUNDERCHIMP, THE FAGGZ, 50 MILLION, STATIC FACTION, plus a historically informative booklet, patches, stickers and buttons, the final will and testament to the only scene that mattered in the mid/late nineties! (POVERTY)
DEKON 104-1 LP $8.10
Benefit compilation with Scream, BGK, The Ex, Social Unrest, Rhythm Pigs, and many others foreign and local. The money goes to Umkhonto we Sizwe, the military arm of the African National Congress in South Africa. comes w/ booklet (DE KONKURRENT RECORDS)
"Voice of the Street"
TKOROUND 51-2 CD $10.35
A re-release of this excellent British oi/streetpunk compilation, formerly on the Pub City Royal label. Previously unreleased tracks by THE BUSINESS, THE GONADS, THE CRACK, FRANKIE "BOY" FLAME, THE BETRAYED, ANOTHER MAN'S POISON, PRESSURE 28, THE PRIDE, JOEY TEEN, THE HOOPERS, JIMMY MACK, DUMPY'S RUSTY NUTS, and THE DIAMOND GANGSTERS. So crank up the volume and join the party! (TKO)
"Voices of Death: Part One"
VOD 001-2 CD $9.50
Fifteen of the most brutal bands from the European death metal underground (with a little black metal mixed in): SORCERY, THYRFING, WRATH, IMPENDING DOOM, HYPNOSIA, GRAVFERD, ENSEMBLE NOCTURNE, KORP, TIBURON, IMMEMOREAL, PROPHANITY, TAETRE, MORNALAND, MOONSTRUCK, and SCARVE. Most are Swedish, with one each from Norway, Germany, Switzerland and France. Each band gets a page in the booklet for photos, artwork, bio and contact info. Swedish import. (VOD)
"Voices of Death: Part Three"
VODCD 008-2 CD $10.55
17 tracks of crushing Scandinavian black metal and death metal from OVERLORD, MALEFICIO, DIVINE SOULS, MIDIAN, OBSCURE DIVINITY, SKYMNING, ARCHANGEL, MISTELTEIN, UNPURE, IMMEMOREAL, TRENDKILLER, MORNALAND, ENTHRALLED, ZAHRIM, ARS MORIENDE, THE PROVENANCE, and SERPENT OBSCENE. Swedish import. (VOD)
"Voices of Death: Part Two"
VOD 004-2 CD $9.50
Sixteen more raging bands from the European death metal underground: ODIUM, MORTUM, OCCRAH, INVERTED, ZAVORASH, SARDONIC TEARS, FROST, PRIMITIVE SYMPHONY, BLAZING SKIES, GUIDANCE OF SIN, AZURE, CRANIAL DUST, DIABOLICAL, BLACKWITCH, GRAVFERD, and PALEFAT. Two are Norwegian, the rest are Swedish. Each band gets a page in the booklet for photos, artwork, bio, discography and contact info. Swedish import. (VOD)
ASM 006-2 CD $13.00
A label sampler for the Stuttgart-based oni.tor label, with experimental, straight and minimal house/electronica/avant garde cuts, including previously unreleased stuff and a bunch of remixes, with contributions by HAGEDORN, SOLOVYEV, CHECKSUM, MALTE TINNUS, JOACHIM SPIETH, and VARGA/BAUMANN. German import. (ALL SCORE MEDIA)
SCH 01-2 CD $8.90
A bunch of bands from Vancouver and the US northwest, including the McRackins, Wretched Ethyl, Gus, Artless Motives, Haggis, the Many, Facepuller, DBS, Breach and the Cowards. 20 songs, fold-out info sheet, full color cover. Canadian import. (SCHTUFFF)
"Wail on the Beach!"
SR 4-1 LP $8.75
A fab collection of 16 forgotten, obscure or neglected surf and hot rod gems from the early 60's. No pale imitations here, this is the real thing! Groovy liner notes, too. (SATAN)
"Wailin' in West Covina!"
BA 1128-1 LP $9.10
BA 1128-2 CD $10.80
West Covina, California's unknown drummer Dan Braymer led and recorded several great surf and garage bands in the '60s, bands whose 7"s now fetch tidy sums, but can be enjoyed by everyone as compiled on this album. Includes THE RHYTHM SURFERS, THE SPECTRUMS, and THE HYDRAULIC RAISINS. (BACCHUS ARCHIVES)
ADOR 191-2 CD $7.80
This specially priced, full length CD has tracks by several of the Sentrax and D.O.R. artists: Multicide (John Everall), Lull (Mick Harris), Kazuyuki K. Null & James Plotkin, Chemical Plant, Cable Regime, EC Mountain Noise, and Final (Justin Broadrick). All are excellent, moody noise-ambience pieces that these labels have become known for. UK import. (D.O.R.)
BRD 018-2 2xCD $16.60
A tribute to Sun Ra by 32 artists including the Residents, NRBQ, Elliott Sharp, the Coctails, the Splatter Trio, David Greenberger, Thurston Moore, John Raskin, Art Hoyle, Eugene Chadbourne & Jimmy Carl Black, Water Shed, Miss Murgatroid, Kash Killion, Lewis Jordan, and lots more. (RASTASCAN)
"Wavy Gravy 2"
BEWARE 002-2 CD $11.00
The 2nd volume of this essential '50s and '60s collection has another 21 addled novelty songs, exaggerated "inspirational" tunes, and moronicly trashy covers of hit songs from the era. And again, it's all interspersed with an equal number of clips from obscure psychotronic movie trailers. A treasure trove of over-baked announcers, vintage guitar tunes, yodelling, space-echo effects, cheesy organs, anti-hippie paranoia, and squares trying too hard to sound "cool." Lovers of "Incredibly Strange Music" or "Product Music" will go ape! UK import. (BEWARE)
BEWARE 001-2 CD $11.00
A demented, totally deranged time capsule from the '50s and '60s, this has 21 droolingly goofy, obscure, impossible-to-find nuggets interspersed with equally insane clips from movie trailers, radio ads, and howlingly profane celebrity outtakes. And don't forget to check out the mostly bogus track listing on the cover! UK import. (BEWARE)
"Wax 'Em Down!"
REVELL 1001-1 LP $9.60
Fourteen original surf & hot rod scorchers by the Avantis, The Original Surfaris, Sandy Nelson, Frank Sinatra Jr.(!), the Enchanters, the City Surfers, the Young Ones, Pat & the Californians, Jerry & the Diamonds, Dave York & the Beachcombers, the Cornells, and Phil & the Flakes. Wild, raw monster-stompers from the early 60's that totally rule! Great liner notes, too! (MISC. COMPILATIONS)
"We Are All Guilty"
OUT 001-1 LP $8.85
A Northwest punk compilation, featuring 23 ear-shattering bands: Rickets, Whipped, Moral Crux, Mukilteo Fairies, Positive Greed, Bristle, Amerifucked, Insult To Injury, Mass Kontroll, Defiance, Aaronation, Pregasm, Inhumane, Zeke, Meatminder, The Evicted, and lots more! (OUTCAST)
"We Don't Talk To Strangers"
RALPH EL8-1 12" $5.30
A super def 12" rap single that's also a for-real aid in teaching youngsters how to control a potentially bad situation. The flip side has Penn Jillette singing "Great Green Gobs of Greasy Grimy Gopher Guts" - yucko! (RALPH T.E.C. TONES-ELEMENTAL MUSIC)
"Web of Mystery! 2"
MISTY 025-7 7" $4.55
Garage punk madness from The Fiends (Vancouver) and The Flypped Whigs (Virginia), a cool, organ-drenched psych/blues instro from The Breadmakers (Australia), and a great cover of a Love-Ins tune by The Others (Rome). Art by Merinuk, Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
"Web of Mystery!"
MISTY 016-7 7" $4.55
Exclusive tracks from four famous garage psych bands: Lust-O-Rama (Norway), The Others (Italy), The Lears (Florida), and The Overcoat (Arizona). The songs range from the Overcoat's Arthur Lee cover, to the Byrds-sounding Lears, and stompin' rave-ups by Lust-O-Rama and the Others. Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
MISTY 018-1 LP + 7" $9.00
Low tech, high energy gems from the Swedish garage psych scene 1986 92, with tracks by the Livingstones, Blindshag, Mongrels, Stomach Mouths, Highspeed V, Crimson Shadows, Four Sure, Cliffhangers, and Wylde Mammoths. Great prehistoric cover art by Darren Merinuk. Italian import. (MISTY LANE)
"Welcome to the Bay"
ISO 4-2 CD $8.90
Bay Area hardcore, street punk and Oi roundup with THE RANDUMBS, WORKIN' STIFFS, OPPRESSED LOGIC, THE FORGOTTEN, ACCUSTOMED TO NOTHING, DEFACE, FANG, CHEAPSKATE, JONBENET STRANGLEHOLD, THE EVICTED, THE PROCESS, CELL BLOCK 5, THE GIST, DOOMSDAY DEVICE, U.K.S., IDIOTS, LOWLIFE, CHEMICAL IMBALANCE, THE EDDIE HASKELLS, DEAD SMURFS, MISERABLE EXISTENCE, GOOD OL' BOYS, KLINE FELTER, RETOX, MISCREANTS, CHEAP AS FUCK, ZERO BULL SHIT, UGLY BASTARDS, BENUMB, SAD BOY SINISTER, and INTREPID A.A.E. (INDUSTRIAL STRENGTH)
"West By North-South"
VR 322-2 CD $10.30
The cream o' the crop of west coast pop-punk, with otherwise unreleased tracks by Face to Face, J Church, The Meices, Tilt, Seaweed, Samiam, Fluf, Treepeople, Down By Law, and Alcohol Funnycar. Fold-out poster by TAZ. (VAGRANT)
"What a Way to Die"
SR 1313-1 LP $8.75
A great garage-a-delic 60's punk collection, with 15 underground classics. (SATAN)
"What If You Were Born Like This"
DR 1-7 7" $4.15
Four bands from the way-snotty end of the punk spectrum: FYP, Sugar Britches, Dren, and Anti-U. Gross birth defects sleeve, low-rent packaging & production. (DIARHEA)
"What Is Jazz?"
KNIT 109-2 CD $10.70
With the Semantics, Thomas Chapin Trio, and the Jazz Passengers. (KNITTING FACTORY WORKS)
"Whip It On 'Em"
CR 003-1 LP $8.75
The hardest drivin', dance providin' soul sounds of the early '60s, courtesy of The Boss With The Hot Sauce! 16 raw boogaloo bombs! (CANDY)
"Why Do the Ravens Heave?"
WOE 13-2 CD $10.70
A collection of B-sides, remixes & outtakes from Dirt, Magic Bone, Snatch, Bad Egg Salad, Mouse, Flap, Jack O' Nuts, and Train Black. (WORRY BIRD)
"Why Popstars Can't Dance"
SLUMB 31-2 CD $10.70
Singles and out of print stuff by Stereolab, Boyracer, Linda Smith, Lorelei, Steamkings, Honeybunch, Ropers, Jane Pow and more. Extra stuff on the limited vinyl includes cuts by Hood, Henry's Dress, Magpies, the Justines and St. Christopher. (SLUMBERLAND)
"Wigwam, Western, Weisse Wölfe"
ASM 008-2 CD $13.00
More music from the Native American exploitation movies produced by the East German DEFA studios during the 1960s and 1970s. Includes the opulent scores of Karl-Ernst Sasse, reminiscent of "The Magnificent Seven," plus scores by Wilhelm Neef and three German "saloon songs." All tracks are previously unreleased. Liner notes included. German import. (ALL SCORE MEDIA)
"Winners of the Vincent Price Beauty Contest"
REPENT 5432-1 LP $8.40
Extra intense, extra wicked, raw and trashy lo-fi garage rock from The Titans, The Distractors, Loli & The Chones, The Count Backwurds, and The Gashouse Gorillas. It just doesn't get any rawer than this! (REPENT)
"With Us or Against Us"
NPM 012-2 CD $13.80
A collection of extreme black metal from Austria, Sweden and Germany with tracks by Abigor, Unpure, Nastrond, Korova, Summoning, Setherial, and Belmez. Austrian import. (NAPALM)
"Wonder from a Quarter Acre"
ANDA 226-2 CD $8.45
Eight relatively unknown bands from all over Australia, from the sparse and lavish (EL MOPA, GOLDEN LIFESTYLE BAND) to the DIY abrasive (SEA SCOUTS) to the angelic and audacious (ART OF FIGHTING, 2 LITRE DOLBY) to creeping guitar dynamics (S-BAHN, SPHYZEIN) through to chirpy hip hop/sampling action (THE AVALANCHES). (AUGOGO)
"Wood Panel Pacer Wagon with Mags"
TM 76-1 LP + 7" $8.70
A hundred goddam bands, fer chrissake. 76 on the LP, 24 on the 7", each with no more than 60 seconds to blast away, plus a 32 page magazine with mission staements from each band. J Church, Boba Fett Youth, the Rickets, Boris The Sprinkler, Plainfield, Blanks 77, Less Than Jake, Youth Gone Mad, Schlong, Against All Authority, and a heap more. (TOO MANY RECORDS)
"World Ain't Round It's Square!, The"
TS 6610-1 LP $8.70
TS 6610-2 CD $11.30
Primo mid-'60s garage by dozens of teen never-beens! All titles packaged with liner notes and full-color shots of the original, rare-ass 45s. 17 tracks of raw, over-amped punk! A true snot-o-rama featuring PAUL BEARER & THE HEARSEMEN, THE WRONG NUMBERS, DR. SPEC'S OPTICAL ILLUSION, DESTINY'S CHILDREN, THE SAVAGES, and many more. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
FIFINC 01-2 CD $5.45
Thirty-one tracks of the absolute heaviest from 18 bands: AGATHOCLES, DYSTOPIA, CAPITALIST CASUALTIES, LACK OF INTEREST, ABSTAIN, LA SOLEDAD ATIENZA, MRBRAINOIL, PRETENTIOUS ASSHOLES, NO COMPLY, PREHUMAN BLASPHEMY, SKUMBREED, CANAAN, MEDICATION TIME, CAPTAIN 3 LEG, KONTORTION, AVULSION, POTATO JUSTICE, and DESTROY BABYLON. Minimal envelope-type packaging, but it's cheap baby, it's cheap. (15 INCH)
"World for Us, The"
SPSOWFU 01-1 LP $14.30
This Icelandic label's 2nd release investigates the Old Continent for this collection of ultra-obscure, incredibly rare, unbelievably cool beat swingers from 1965-67. You got stuff from Sad Sack Set, Roosters, Mascots, Group Soall, Rolling Beats, Sauterelles, Five Gentlemen, Goblins, Het, Moonjacks, Bintangs, Ragges, Problems, Hound Dogs, Matadors, Sheiks, and Humbugs. Plenty of fuzz guitar, wailin' harmonica, and pure beat madness for all! Icelandic import. (SPECTRA SOUND)
ARCD 42-2 CD $18.40
Put together by Jojo Hiroshige of HijoKaidan, Masami Akita of Merzbow and T. Mikawa, this includes contributions from Controlled Bleeding, Solmania, the Nihilist Spasm Band, Hijo Kaidan, Freudwerk, Merzbow and Borbetomagus; excellent & extensive liner notes in English provides a satisfying introduction to the Japanese fascination with intense noise. (ALCHEMY)
"World's In Shreds 4, The"
SHREDR 06-7 7" $4.00
This time out, we focus on New Jersey, with contributions from the Undead, A Priori, PED, Sticks and Stones, Separate Peace, and the Parasites. (SHREDDER)
"World's In Shreds 5, The"
SHREDR 13-7 7" $4.00
Compilation with Krupted Peasant Farmers, Ice Man, and Dryrot. (SHREDDER)
"Yeah, But It's A Dry Heat"
WW 2-2 CD $10.90
A very diverse Tucson compilation, with tracks from Earl's Family Bombers, Lonely Trojans, The Fells, Caitlin & the Stickponies, Dennis Mitchell & the Wilsons, Al Perry & the Cattle, Skinnerbox, Mondo Guano, Zero Tolerance Task Force, Fuzz, Feast Upon Cactus Thorns, Slo-Deluxe, Malingus Youth, and Blood Spasm. (WESTWORLD)
"You Better Get a Move On!"
TS 6607-1 LP $8.70
TS 6607-2 CD $11.30
A.k.a. "(You Better) Get A Move On!" Primo mid-'60s garage by dozens of teen never-beens! All titles packaged with liner notes and full-color shots of the original, rare-ass 45s. 19 raving snarlers and R&B stompers from WAR-BABIES, DAVE STARKY FIVE, CHECKMATES, SOUL INC, BARE FACTS, and many more. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
"You Gan't Boar Like an Eabla when You Work with Turkrys"
ABS 604-2 CD $4.80
This budget priced label sampler has unreleased tracks by Sun City Girls, Faxed Head, and Heavenly Ten Stems as well as preview tracks from upcoming releases by Secret Chiefs Trio and Charles Goucher, along with classic material by Anton LaVey, Thinking Fellers, Today's Sounds, Zip Code Rapists, Three Doctors, U.S. Saucer, Zip Code Revue, Totem Pole of Losers, Harvey Sid Fisher, Neil Hamburger, Dieselhed, and a rarely-heard "Great Phone Call." (AMARILLO)
"You Treated Me Bad!"
TS 6602-1 LP $8.70
TS 6602-2 CD $11.30
A '60s garage extravaganza of rare to ultra-rare tracks taken directly from the original vinyl 45s. Top-notch sound quality, researched liner notes, unlimited availability, with lots of great unknown stuff plus well loved tracks that are currently out of print. THE GREMLINS, THE MOXIES, J.D. ROGUES, MONDAY'S MONDOS, TERRY DAVIDSON & THE BARRACUDAS, LITTLE JOHN & THE SHERWOODS, THE QUEST'S, THE PLAGUES, THE TWILITERS, THE MIDKNIGHTS, THE POSSUMS, THE MORTICIANS, THE SOUND EXTRACTION, THE MESSENGERS, THE SANTS, THE DEAD BEATS, THE MYSTERY MEN, THE SHOREMEN, THE JUJUS. (TEENAGE SHUTDOWN)
KYS 007-1 2xLP $13.25
A 39-song roundup of some of the best and trashiest surf, garage and punk bands from the current Italian scene! Includes THEE STP, THE OTHERS, ROYAL KNIGHTMARES, GRABBIES, HOLLYWOOD PLAYBOYS, UPS!, CAVE DOGS, MORTICIA'S LOVERS, ATOMIC BANDITS, DICK DASTARDLY, REAL SWINGER, ASSHOLES, WAYP, HERMITS, 77 SPREADS, CHANGING MEN, FRANZ, LOOSERS, MANGES, NERDS, SUPERARGOS, BOOMERS, GENE CRAZED, SLEEPWALKERS, NEOLITICS, and ORANGE JUICE FROM THE CRYPT. Italian import. (ROCKIN' BONES)
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