Light in the Attic

Everyday Seem Like Murder Here

Hayes McMullen

Released 17/02/17 Label Light in the Attic Genre Blues Cat no. lita152lp

Bluesman. Sharecropper. Church deacon. Civil Rights activist. Hayes McMullan should be a name on every Blues aficionados’ short-list and thanks to the preservation fieldwork carried out b...

Released 17/02/17 Label Light in the Attic Genre Blues Cat no. lita152cd

Bluesman. Sharecropper. Church deacon. Civil Rights activist. Hayes McMullan should be a name on every Blues aficionados’ short-list and thanks to the preservation fieldwork carried out b...

Sonhos E Memorias 1941-1972

Erasmo Carlos

Released 20/01/17 Label Light in the Attic Genre South American Cat no. lita150lp

First time available outside of Brazil. Newly remastered from the original master tapes. Liner notes by Allen Thayer with lyrics (Portuguese / English). Erasmo Carlos has no counterpart i...

Released 20/01/17 Label Light in the Attic Genre South American Cat no. lita150cd

First time available outside of Brazil. Newly remastered from the original master tapes. Liner notes by Allen Thayer with lyrics (Portuguese / English). Erasmo Carlos has no counterpart i...

Erasmo Carlos E Os Tremendões

Erasmo Carlos

Released 20/01/17 Label Light in the Attic Genre South American Cat no. lita148lp

First time available outside of Brazil. Newly remastered from the original master tapes. Liner notes by Allen Thayer with lyrics (Portuguese / English). Erasmo Carlos has no counterpart i...

Released 20/01/17 Label Light in the Attic Genre South American Cat no. lita148cd

First time available outside of Brazil. Newly remastered from the original master tapes. Liner notes by Allen Thayer with lyrics (Portuguese / English). Erasmo Carlos has no counterpart i...

Carlos, Erasmo

Erasmo Carlos

Released 20/01/17 Label Light in the Attic Genre South American Cat no. lita149cd

First time available outside of Brazil. Newly remastered from the original master tapes. Liner notes by Allen Thayer with lyrics (Portuguese / English). Erasmo Carlos has no counterpart i...

Released 20/01/17 Label Light in the Attic Genre South American Cat no. lita149lp

First time available outside of Brazil. Newly remastered from the original master tapes. Liner notes by Allen Thayer with lyrics (Portuguese / English). Erasmo Carlos has no counterpart i...

13

Lee Hazlewood

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita142lp

13 was never supposed to be a Lee Hazlewood album. It is perhaps the strangest record in one of the most varied discographies in music. The bombastic brass-heavy funk, deep blues and soul...

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita142cd

13 was never supposed to be a Lee Hazlewood album. It is perhaps the strangest record in one of the most varied discographies in music. The bombastic brass-heavy funk, deep blues and soul...

(The Microcosm) : Visionary Music of Continental Europe 1970 - 1986

Various

Label Light in the Attic Genre Krautrock Cat no. lita143lp

Three years in the making, The Microcosm: Visionary Music Of Continental Europe, 1970-1986 is the first major overview of key works from cosmically-taped in artists needing little introdu...

Label Light in the Attic Genre Krautrock Cat no. lita143cd

Three years in the making, The Microcosm: Visionary Music Of Continental Europe, 1970-1986 is the first major overview of key works from cosmically-taped in artists needing little introdu...

Some Shapes to Come

Steve Grossman

Label Light in the Attic Genre Jazz Cat no. TWM02

Black Friday Release 2016. All-star line up that includes members of Miles Davis band, Nina Simone band & Jaco Pastorius Big Band Now back available as a deluxe limited vinyl edition ...

Lagniappe Sessions Volume 1

Various

Label Light in the Attic Genre America & Canada Cat no. lita155lp

Black Friday 2016 release featuring Dungen, of Montreal, Kevin Morby, Jennifer Castle, and moreGold vinyl, limited to 1,500 copies worldwide. LP housed in a deluxe Stoughton tip-on jacket...

Cowboy in Sweden

Lee Hazlewood

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita153lp

Light In The Attic Records continue its Lee Hazlewood Archival Series with this expanded reissue of Cowboy in Sweden. Released as the last LHI LP, Cowboy in Sweden was a soundtrack to the...

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita153cd

Light In The Attic Records continue its Lee Hazlewood Archival Series with this expanded reissue of Cowboy in Sweden. Released as the last LHI LP, Cowboy in Sweden was a soundtrack to the...

Amore E Non Amore

Lucio Battisti

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita144lp

Officially licensed reissue. Remastered from the original tapes. Liner notes interviewing lyricist Giulio 'Mogol' Rapetti. Deluxe gatefold 'tip-on' Stoughton jacket. 180-gram vinyl. If Lu...

Philosophy of the World

The Shaggs

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita151cd

Number 5 on Kurt Cobain's top 50 favourite albums. In 1968, three sisters from Fremont, New Hampshire strapped on their instruments and themselves The Shaggs. At that moment begun a pecul...

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita151lp

Number 5 on Kurt Cobain's top 50 favourite albums. In 1968, three sisters from Fremont, New Hampshire strapped on their instruments and themselves The Shaggs. At that moment begun a pecul...

Have You Been Good to Yourself

Johnnie Frierson

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita127lp

Followers of Light in the Attic's output might have a pang of recognition on reading the name Frierson. That was the surname of Wendy Rene, whose work was collected into the 2012 antholog...

Heartworn Highways - Original Soundtrack

Various

Label Light in the Attic Genre Country Cat no. lita146cd

Sometimes, a documentary maker is present at precisely the right moment to capture lightning in a bottle. It happened with essential punk doc 'The Decline of Western Civilization', it hap...

The Columbia Years 1968 - 1969

Betty Davis

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita135cd

Light In The Attic follow their reissues of Betty Davis' albums with the newly unearthed and stunning 'Columbia Years 1968-1969', a compilation which features never-before-heard collabora...

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita135lp

Light In The Attic follow their reissues of Betty Davis' albums with the newly unearthed and stunning 'Columbia Years 1968-1969', a compilation which features never-before-heard collabora...

They Say I'm Different

Betty Davis

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita027

Ms Davis's unique story, still sadly mostly unknown, is unlike any other in popular music. Betty wrote the song 'Uptown' for the Chambers Brothers before marrying Miles Davis in the late ...

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita027cd

Ms Davis's unique story, still sadly mostly unknown, is unlike any other in popular music. Betty wrote the song 'Uptown' for the Chambers Brothers before marrying Miles Davis in the late ...

Ufo

Jim Sullivan

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita054

Ultra rare 1969 private press psych-folk-rock masterpiece featuring the legendary Wrecking Crew (Beach Boys, Phil Spector). a seventh son of a seventh son, Jim Sullivan was a west coast s...

Heartworn Highways - 40th Anniversary Edition Box Set

Various

Label Light in the Attic Genre Country Cat no. lita146

Record Store Day 2106 Release. Celebrating the 40th anniversary of one of Americana's true masterpieces, Light in the Attic are proud to present the original documentary film with its stu...

For A Reason

Lifetones

Label Light in the Attic Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. lita141cd

Political post-punk trio This Heat dissolved at a turbulent time in the UK. Margaret 'The Iron Lady' Thatcher was in power, and her budget-cutting, ultra-conservative influence was felt s...

Label Light in the Attic Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. lita141lp

Political post-punk trio This Heat dissolved at a turbulent time in the UK. Margaret 'The Iron Lady' Thatcher was in power, and her budget-cutting, ultra-conservative influence was felt s...

Suspense

Lizzy Mercier Descloux

Label Light in the Attic Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. lita140lp

By the time bohemian singer / poet / artist Lizzy Mercier Descloux recorded her fifth album, 1988's S'uspense', she'd enjoyed a recording career that was as far from the clichés of music ...

Zulu Rock

Lizzy Mercier Descloux

Label Light in the Attic Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. lita138cd

In the course of three albums, Lizzy Mercier Descloux, the rogue poet, artist, and singer-songwriter, traveled on a musical voyage from Manhattan (1979 debut 'Press Colo'r) to The Bahamas...

Something Special

Lee Hazlewood

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita133cd

Album remastered from the original tapes with bonu track. The three years spent on MGM Records between 1966 and 1968 were golden ones for Lee Hazlewood. He spent them working with his mus...

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita133lp

Album remastered from the original tapes with bonu track. The three years spent on MGM Records between 1966 and 1968 were golden ones for Lee Hazlewood. He spent them working with his mus...

Lee Hazlewoodism - Its Cause and Cure

Lee Hazlewood

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita132cd

Album remastered from the original tapes with three bonus tracks. The mid-to-late '60s were strange days for Lee Hazlewood. Having struck gold as songwriter and vocal foil for Nancy Sinat...

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita132lp

Album remastered from the original tapes with three bonus tracks. The mid-to-late '60s were strange days for Lee Hazlewood. Having struck gold as songwriter and vocal foil for Nancy Sinat...

The Very Special World of Lee Hazlewood

Lee Hazlewood

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita131cd

Album remastered from the original tapes with bonus track. Liner notes booklet with exclusive interviews and archive photos. Lee Hazlewood was a late bloomer. Following a meandering caree...

Live at Trans Musicales, Rennes, France, 7th December 1996

Alan Vega / Alex Chilton / Ben Vaughn

Label Light in the Attic Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. lita147

If a music critic could design their own supergroup, it might look something like the one that released the experimental, unique, and pulse-quickening 1996 album, 'Cubist Blues'. The trio...

Cubist Blues

Alan Vega / Alex Chilton / Ben Vaughn

Label Light in the Attic Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. lita126cd

The unlikely union of Suicide's Alan Vega, Big Star's Alex Chilton and singer-songwriter Ben Vaughn happened in December 1994 in a fog of cigarette smoke at two barely-lit, all-night impr...

This Record Belongs To

Various

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita145cd

Light In the Attic / Third Man's 'This Record Belongs To' is the antidote to your standard kids' compilations. You won't find boy bands, princesses, or purple dinosaurs here. Instead, we ...

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita145lp

Light In the Attic / Third Man's 'This Record Belongs To' is the antidote to your standard kids' compilations. You won't find boy bands, princesses, or purple dinosaurs here. Instead, we ...

Le Premier Bonheur Du Jour

Francoise Hardy

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. fdr615cd

Between 1962 and 1966, Françoise Hardy released one French-language album per year. Each, strictly speaking, was eponymously titled and each was collected from a series of contemporary fo...

Pot Luck

Spooner Oldham

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita125cd

Legendary ivory-tickler Spooner Oldham is synonymous with the Muscle Shoals sound. The southern soul pioneer famously backed the likes of Etta James, Jimmy Hughes, Wilson Pickett, Percy S...

When the Rainbow Disappears - An Anthology 1965 - 68

The Kitchen Cinq

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita130lp

Lee Hazlewood's LHI flagship group, The Kitchen Cinq, had everything but one elusive factor: success. Formed as The Illusions (and briefly The Y'alls) in Amarillo, Texas, the group blende...

Press Color

Lizzy Mercier Descloux

Label Light in the Attic Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. lita134lp

All tracks newly remastered and Liner notes by Vivien Goldman. Lizzy Mercier Descloux may have come of age in Paris, but it's in New York's Lower East Side that she really came alive. The...

Label Light in the Attic Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. lita134cd

All tracks newly remastered and Liner notes by Vivien Goldman. Lizzy Mercier Descloux may have come of age in Paris, but it's in New York's Lower East Side that she really came alive. The...

Window

Michael Chapman

Label Light in the Attic Genre Folk Cat no. lita124lp

Remastered from the original tapes. Every artist has a piece of work that niggles them - something that they wish they could redo, given the chance. It's why Paul McCartney once reproduce...

It'll All Be Over

The Supreme Jubilees

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita120

If God had a disco, the DJ would be playing California gospel-soul group The Supreme Jubilees. "We won't have to cry no more," the tuxedo-clad group would sing, in high, angelic vocals ov...

Dreams and Images

Arthur

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita118

Produced by Lee Hazlewood. Featuring three unreleased tracks. In-depth liner notes by LHI Archive Series co-producer Hunter Lea with unseen archive photos. All tracks newly remastered fro...

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita118lp

Produced by Lee Hazlewood. Featuring three unreleased tracks. In-depth liner notes by LHI Archive Series co-producer Hunter Lea with unseen archive photos. All tracks newly remastered fro...

Romantic Times

Lewis

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita123lp

First ever LP reissue and first time on CD. All tracks newly re-mastered. Earlier this year, Lights in the Attic released the mysterious, bewitching 'L'Amour', a 1983 private press record...

Native North America Volume 1 - Aboriginal Folk, Rock and Country 1966 - 1985

Various

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita103cd

Largely unheard, criminally undocumented, but at their core, utterly revolutionary, the recordings of the diverse North American Aboriginal community will finally take their rightful plac...

I'm Just Like You - Sly's Stone Flower 1969 - 70

Sly Stone

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita121lp

Compilation and notes by Alec Palao. An exclusive new interview with Sly Stone himself. In-depth liner notes with first-hand reminiscences of the Stone Flower era from many of the partici...

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita121

Compilation and notes by Alec Palao. An exclusive new interview with Sly Stone himself. In-depth liner notes with first-hand reminiscences of the Stone Flower era from many of the partici...

Sylvie

Sylvie Simmons

Label Light in the Attic Genre America & Canada Cat no. lita122

Produced by Howe Gelb (Giant Sand) and Chris Schultz. Debut album by esteemed writer and Leonard Cohen biographer Sylvie Simmons. Light In The Attic has an impeccable reputation for uncov...

Country Funk Volume 2 - 1967 - 1974

Various

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita116lp

The good news for the people who fell in love with the first volume of Country Funk is this: there's plenty more where that came from. Light In The Attic has followed up that first 16-tra...

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita116

The good news for the people who fell in love with the first volume of Country Funk is this: there's plenty more where that came from. Light In The Attic has followed up that first 16-tra...

Still Dreamin' Wild - The Lost Recordings

Donnie and Joe Emerson

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita115lp

First ever release. All tracks newly re-mastered from original tapes. Original and much loved album 'Dreamin' Wild' from 1979 does not tell the full story. In a relatively short span of t...

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita115

First ever release. All tracks newly re-mastered from original tapes. Original and much loved album 'Dreamin' Wild' from 1979 does not tell the full story. In a relatively short span of t...

Playing Guitar the Easy Way

Michael Chapman

Label Light in the Attic Genre Folk Cat no. lita114

Record Store Day 2014 Release. Along with Bert Jansch, Roy Harper, and John Martyn -  Michael Chapman is one of the most influential and important British singer / songwriter / folk guita...

Wheedle's Groove - Seattle Funk, Modern Soul and Boogie - Volume 2 1972 - 1987

Various

Label Light in the Attic Genre Soul & Funk Cat no. lita108

In 2004, the first volume of Wheedle's Groove shone a light on the formerly unheralded soul scene in 1960s and '70s Seattle, followed by a new album in 2008, and then an award winning fea...

A World of Peace Must Come

Stephen John Kalinich

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita039lp

Record Store Day 2014 Release. First time reissued on vinyl. Long lost psych poetry album by legendary Beach Boy song-writer. Booklet featuring liner notes by Beach Boys archivist Alan Bo...

L'Amour

Lewis

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita117

In 1983, a man named Lewis recorded an album named 'L'Amour', which was released on the unknown label R.A.W. And that's about all we know. The record itself is a delicate, whispered album...

Dylan's Gospel

The Brothers and Sisters

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita106

Presented in this long-overdue reissue by Light In The Attic, this oft-overlooked album is a must for fans of Dylan. The word of Dylan has rarely sounded so stirring. Liner notes intervie...

Bob Frank

Bob Frank

Label Light in the Attic Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. lita112lp

Remastered from the original stereo 1/4" tapes. LP and CD feature expanded gatefold tip-on jackets and liner notes. Light In The Attic and the legendary folk / blues / roots label Vanguar...