Upcoming releases

Wrote For Luck: Selected Lyrics

Shaun Ryder

Released 01/11/17 Label faber Genre Lyrics Cat no. 9780571330935

In the mid-1980s the Happy Mondays emerged as the prime mischief makers on the Madchester scene. Chief protagonist was Shaun Ryder, a man whose lyrical street swagger in songs like Kinky ...

Substance: Inside New Order

Peter Hook

Released 29/06/17 Label simon & schuster Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9781471132421

Two acclaimed albums and an upcoming US tour - Joy Division had the world at their feet. Then, on the eve of that tour and the beginning of what would surely have been an international su...

The Bob's Burgers Music Album

Bob's Burgers

Released 12/05/17 Label Sub Pop Genre Soundtracks Cat no. sp1180

Triple-Gatefold with custom dust sleeves with white-vinyl 7” and Download.

Released 12/05/17 Label Sub Pop Genre Soundtracks Cat no. spcd1180

Triple-Gatefold Digipak with booklet.

Released 12/05/17 Label Sub Pop Genre Soundtracks Cat no. spdx1180

Deluxe limited-edition 3 LP and 7” box set includes a hardbound lyric / art book, a sheet-music book, 3 original posters, a 6-piece sticker pack, and a patch.

Nous

Diane Birch

Released 12/05/17 Label Hymnpatia Records Genre America & Canada Cat no. hymnlp001

Rough Trade Exclusive

Lovely Creatures - The Best Of Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds (1984 - 2014)

Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre Oz & NZ Cat no. 5414939926532

Double CD (21 tracks) with 24 page booklet.

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre Oz & NZ Cat no. 5414939926556

Case bound book containing 3 CDs (45 tracks) and two hour DVD featuring live performances, rare footage and interviews with a 36 page book.

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre Oz & NZ Cat no. 5414939926563

Limited edition box set containing 3 CDs (45 tracks), two-hour DVD featuring live performances, rare footage and interviews. With a 256 page hardcover book containing original essays, candid and personal photos taken by the band, family and friends, and reproductions of band memorabilia.

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre Oz & NZ Cat no. 5414939926549

Triple black heavyweight vinyl with triple Gatefold sleeve - 21 Tracks.

I Don't Wanna Grow Up

Warm Soda

Released 05/05/17 Label Castle Face Genre America & Canada Cat no. CF088

Within seconds of dropping the needle on I Don’t Wanna Grow Up one gets the feeling of being in good hands: an AP course in power-pop, delivered by Matthew Melton, with the confidence and...

Sad Clowns and Hillbillies

John Mellencamp

Released 09/06/17 Label Island Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. 5705162

Heartland rocker John Mellencamp releases his 23rd full-length album, Sad Clowns and Hillbillies featuring Carlene Carter, the daughter of June Carter Cash and stepdaughter of Johnny Cash...

The Nothing

Hanif Kureishi

Released 04/05/17 Label faber Genre Lyrics Cat no. 9780571332014

One night, when I am old, sick, right out of semen, and don't need things to get any worse, I hear the noises growing louder. I am sure they are making love in Zenab's bedroom which is ne...

More Life - A Playlist by October Firm

Drake

Released 05/05/17 Label Island Genre Hip Hop Cat no. 5757942

The subtitle of More Life is A Playlist by October Firm, a nod to the fact this isn’t Drake’s true follow-up to Views. Instead the project is closer towards old school rap mixtapes, where...

The Body and Other Stories

Hanif Kureishi

Released 04/05/17 Label faber Genre Lyrics Cat no. 9780571333592

The Body is a dazzling collection of fiction from Hanif Kureishi, beginning with a novella that delves into the concept of identity, and its root in our physical being. Adam is a middle-a...

Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy

Mike Love

Released 04/05/17 Label faber Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9780571324699

Mike Love is a founding member, lyricist and vocalist of The Beach Boys, considered to be the most popular American band in history, with 13 Gold Albums, 55 top-100 singles, and four #1 h...

The Buddha of Suburbia

Hanif Kureishi

Released 04/05/17 Label faber Genre Lyrics Cat no. 9780571333547

"My name is Karim Amir, and I am an Englishman born and bred, almost..."

The Bootleg Series Volume 1 - 3 (Rare and Unreleased 1961 – 1991)

Bob Dylan

Released 12/05/17 Label Columbia Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. 88985428052

58 tracks across 3 CDs and includes a 58 page booklet.

The Black Album

Hanif Kureishi

Released 04/05/17 Label faber Genre Lyrics Cat no. 9780571328987

Shahid is a clean-cut student, trying to make an impression on his college lecturer, Deedee Osgood, who gives his spirits a lift when she takes him to a naked rave party. Shahid's academi...

The Iceberg

Oddisee

Released 23/06/17 Label Mello Music Genre Hip Hop Cat no. mmg000951

The prolific MC, producer and musician Oddisee’s new album The Iceberg is a plea for humanity to dig deeper in search of understanding and common ground. His third release in just 12 mont...

The Art of Losing Control: A Philosopher's Search for Ecstatic Experience

Jules Evans

Released 04/05/17 Label canongate Genre Living Cat no. 9781782118671

In the great complex web of modern life, our rational minds spend every second of our conscious hours scanning the horizon for opportunities and threats. We must get ahead, win friends, i...

Intimacy

Hanif Kureishi

Released 04/05/17 Label faber Genre Lyrics Cat no. 9780571333554

'It is the saddest night, for I am leaving and not coming back.'

The Last Holiday

Gil Scott-Heron

Released 18/05/17 Label canongate Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9781786890252

Raised by his grandmother in Tennessee, Gil Scott-Heron's journey from humble beginnings to becoming one of the most uncompromising and influential songwriters of his generation is a rema...

Creating Freedom: Power, Control and the Fight for Our Future

Raoul Martinez

Released 25/05/17 Label canongate Genre Protest Cat no. 9781782111887

We are far less free than we like to think.

Something's Changing

Lucy Rose

Released 14/07/17 Label Communion Genre UK & EU Cat no. com189

Something’s changing in Lucy Rose. After two albums of feeling her way through the densely-populated landscape of contemporary singer-songwriter music she has picked a point in her career...

My Old Man

Ted Kessler

Released 01/06/17 Label canongate Genre CBTR Cat no. 9781782114000

If you were asked to write about your father, what would you say?

Content Provider: Selected Short Prose Pieces

Stewart Lee

Released 01/06/17 Label faber Genre On Film Cat no. 9780571329038

Over the last few years, often when David Mitchell has been on holiday, the comedian Stewart Lee has been attempting to understand modern Britain in a weekly newspaper column. Why are the...

Small Town Talk

Barney Hoskyns

Released 01/06/17 Label faber Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9780571309764

Think 'Woodstock' and the mind turns to the seminal 1969 festival that crowned a seismic decade of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll. But Woodstock itself was over 60 miles from the site to wh...

The Secret DJ

The Secret DJ

Released 06/07/17 Label faber Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9780571334483

The Secret DJ is the true story of DJing, from an authentic voice speaking to this scene. The Secret DJ will give hints and guide newbies, as well as telling it as it really is for most DJs.

Astral Disaster (Prescription Edition)

Coil

Released 30/04/17 Label Lion Productions Genre Industrial Cat no. DRUG CD R8

Now on cd. This rare album was recorded as part of the legendary prescription label album series in the late 1990's. Coil were invited to record at sun dial's studios beneath the London B...

Rock n Soul Part 1

Hall and Oates

Released 12/05/17 Genre 60s & 70s Cat no. 88985400801

Classic 1983 compilation features 12 hits from one of the most successful musical duos of all time, including Rich Girl, Kiss on My List, Private Eyes, Maneater, Say It Isn’t So and more....

Dig If U Will The Picture: Funk, Sex and God in the Music of Prince

Ben Greenman

Released 04/05/17 Label faber Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9780571333264

Ben Greenman's monumental yet intimate book on Prince comes a year after the star's death at the age of 57 in an elevator at the legendary Paisley Park complex. With the release of a stri...

Tim Book Two: Vinyl Adventures from Istanbul to San Francisco

Tim Burgess

Released 04/05/17 Label faber Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9780571314744

Tim set himself a quest. He got in touch with people he admires, and asked them to suggest an album for him to track down on his travels, giving an insight into what makes them tick, whi...

The New Odyssey: The Story of Europe's Refugee Crisis

Patrick Kingsley

Released 18/05/17 Label faber Genre Protest Cat no. 9781783351060

Europe is facing a wave of migration unmatched since the end of World War II - and no one has reported on this crisis in more depth or breadth than the Guardian's migration correspondent,...

Neither Wolf Nor Dog

Kent Nerburn

Released 01/06/17 Label canongate Genre Lyrics Cat no. 9781786890160

Against an unflinching backdrop of 90s reservation life in the western Dakotas, Neither Wolf Nor Dog tells the story of two men, one white and one Native American, connected by their own ...

A Guide to Low Budget Filmmaking

Farah Abushwesha

Released 21/06/17 Label Creative Essentials Genre On Film Cat no. 9781843449140

This step-by-step, common sense guide on producing short or low-budget films includes suggestions on everything filmmakers need to know, from packaging a film, understanding budgeting, ca...

Playing the Bass with Three Left Hands

Will Carruthers

Released 01/06/17 Label faber Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9780571329977

I can confirm that should you ever find yourself on stage playing the bass guitar with three left hands, it is usually the one in the middle that is the real one. The other two are probab...

Roots, Radicals and Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World

Billy Bragg

Released 01/06/17 Label faber Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9780571327744

Roots, Radicals & Rockers: How Skiffle Changed the World is the first book to explore this phenomenon in depth - a meticulously researched and joyous account that explains how skiffle...

Meet Me in the Bathroom

Lizzy Goodman

Released 14/06/17 Label faber Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9780571337972

Meet Me in the Bathroom charts the transformation of the New York music scene in the first decade of the 2000s, the bands behind it – including The Strokes, The Yeah Yeah Yeahs, LCD Sound...

The Voyeur's Motel

Gay Talese

Released 11/07/17 Label Grove press Genre Lyrics Cat no. 9781611855302

On January 7, 1980, in the run-up to the publication of his landmark bestseller Thy Neighbor s Wife, Gay Talese received an anonymous handwritten letter from a man in Colorado. Since lear...

The Pinch

David Willetts

Released 08/03/18 Label Atlantic Genre Protest Cat no. 9781786491220

The baby boom of 1945-65 produced the biggest, richest generation that Britain has ever known. Today, at the peak of their power and wealth, baby boomers now run our country; by virtue of...

Born to Run

Bruce Springsteen

Released 13/07/17 Label simon & schuster Genre Rock ’n’ Roll Cat no. 9781471157820

“Writing about yourself is a funny business…But in a project like this, the writer has made one promise, to show the reader his mind. In these pages, I’ve tried to do this.” —Bruce Spring...

Malarial Bog EP

Sarcasm

Released 19/05/17 Label Static Shock Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. ssr047

Sarcasm from London release their debut EP on Static Shock after a great 5 Track demo Total Institution on Far so Far in 2016. Sarcasm deal in angular post punk led by skeletal guitars an...

The Darkest Wave

Pye Corner Audio with Faten Kanaan

Released 12/05/17 Label Polytechnic Youth Genre Electronic Cat no. py43

Due to heavyweight pressure - another small black vinyl repress. Next up on Polytechnic Youth is a fabulous 45. Arguably the label’s highest profile release thus far; the mighty Pye Corne...

Pollinator

Blondie

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. 4050538263442

Blondie return with 11th studio album Pollinator lighting up 2017 with an incredible new record befitting one of the world’s greatest bands. Produced live in the studio by John Congleton ...

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. 4050538263541

6 piece vinyl set with 6 x art cards and artworked sleeves.

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. 4050538263428

180 Gram Limited White Coloured Vinyl with Download.

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. 4050538263404

Blondie return with 11th studio album Pollinator lighting up 2017 with an incredible new record befitting one of the world’s greatest bands. Produced live in the studio by John Congleton ...

Released 05/05/17 Label BMG Genre New Wave & Post Punk Cat no. 4050538263411

180 Gram Vinyl with download.

Brownswood 10 Versions

Various

Released 05/05/17 Label Bronswood Genre NeoSoul Cat no. bwood159lp

Brownswood are celebrating 10 years with a compilation of 10 cover versions - one for each year of its existence. Sourced from Brownswood artists past and present, it’s testament to the i...

Green Twins

Nick Hakim

Released 19/05/17 Label Ato Genre America & Canada Cat no. ato0384cd

Nick Hakim‘s debut full-length album Green Twins follows his breakthrough Where Will We Go, Pt. I and II EPs that were self-released on his Earseed Records and praised by the New York Tim...

Released 19/05/17 Label Ato Genre America & Canada Cat no. ato0384lp

With Download.

The King and I

Faith Evans and the Notorious Big

Released 19/05/17 Genre Hip Hop Cat no. 081227943714

25 Tracks. With 20 Page Booklet

Released 09/06/17 Genre Hip Hop Cat no. 081227943691

24 Tracks. 140 Gram Double Vinyl housed in Gatefold Sleeve.

Bonjour

Francis MacDonald and Harry Pye

Released 26/05/17 Label Shoeshine Records Genre UK & EU Cat no. shoelp17001

Francis Macdonald has plays drums with Teenage Fanclub and makes music for filmmakers / TV. Other artists he has worked with include BMX Bandits, Alex Chilton, Belle and Sebastian, The Pa...

A Crow Looked At Me

Mount Eerie

Released 05/05/17 Label P.W. Elverum and Sun Genre America & Canada Cat no. ELV040

The highly anticipated and much talked about Mount Eerie record is here. This is a raw record. Very intense.It is honestly unlike any songwriting I have personally ever heard before. No v...

Halt and Catch Fire - Original Soundtrack

Paul Haslinger

Released 30/06/17 Label Frost Fire Soundtracks Genre Soundtracks Cat no. frost001lpx

Mutiny Deluxe Sleeve edition, this is white vinyl, Gatefold sleeve, printed inner with a laser cut mutiny outer slipcase.

Released 30/06/17 Label Frost Fire Soundtracks Genre Soundtracks Cat no. frost001cd

Digi-sleeve with booklet.

Released 30/06/17 Label Frost Fire Soundtracks Genre Soundtracks Cat no. frost001lp

Standard black vinyl, printed inner, Gatefold sleeve.

New Lore

Sean Rowe

Released 12/05/17 Label Anti Genre America & Canada Cat no. 8714092752533

Limited to 500 Copies on 180 Gram Transparent Red Vinyl.

Released 12/05/17 Label Anti Genre America & Canada Cat no. 8714092752519

180 Gram Black Vinyl.