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This weekend we have a tasty batch of new arrivals, including everything from the VERY FIRST original test pressing of IGGY KILL CITY 7” to a nice selection of 60s and 70s reissue cds at rock bottom prices. Also just added, some rare 70s BOMP singles! Dig in, one each on most.

And check out the selection of VARIOUS ARTIST CDS too, lots of new arrivals.

Happy weekend!

Suzy Shaw
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MAGIC IN THE AIR -Volume 1- 1966-1970 The Birth of Cool Britannia 100 page booklet & TRIPLE CD Label:RUBBLE A treat for fans of cool psychedelic pop, this first TRIPLE-CD volume of 'Magic In The Air' attempts to capture a wider perspective of the cultural revolution unfolding in Britain during the late '60s, and the vibrant nature of a generation caught in the post-war gap. The 100-page perfect bound booklet offers rare photos, detailed biographies and full discographies. COMP CD $38 SKU:21707

IGGY- I’m SICK OF YOU- -FIRST TEST PRESSING 1977- plus COVER autographed by James Williamson! Label:BOMP Amazing sound quality compared to later pressings, this is a real find!Later test pressings are RAINBO pressings, this is the FIRST Iggy 7” TEST!.done by MONARCH. AND We had James autograph some “Im Sick of You” covers a while ago, we’ll toss one in with this listing. (Covers were made much later, of course) 45 RPM $200 SKU:22531

M&Ms - Im Tired/Knock Knock Knock (No Slv) 1979 pressing Label:QUARK/BOMP A hard driving 80s beat like an upspeeded Phil Spector Sound of the 60s. Great.Both sides composed of the Master of POWER POP PAUL COLLINS 45 RPM $25 SKU:22528

MC5-Looking at You/Borderline- Autographed by WAYNE KRAMER! Label:TOTAL ENERGY MINT- 1998 30th Anniversay edition, heavy cardboard sleeve. 45 RPM $25 SKU:22527

NIKKI AND THE CORVETTES- MONEY Bop! with LINE slv 1979 ORIG pressing Label:LINE /BOMP Misprinted label! BW Shake It Up Comes with the LINE PICTURE SLEEVE 45 RPM $50 SKU:22529

PANDORAS - I'm Here I'm Gone 1984 RARE MOXIE pressing Label:MOXIE Cover kinda messed up but vinyl looks mint. GREEN AND PURPLE side refers to the label color, it’s black vinyl. Cover says 2nd pressing 1,000 made. 45 RPM $25 SKU:22532

ABUS DANGEREUX - SEPT 2012 RADIO MOSCOW ISSUE with CD SAMPLER FRENCH MAG! Sommaire: 44 pages (+ CD sampler 11 titres) avec interviews, colonnes, news, chroniques (cd, vinyles, livres, fanzines, dvd) etc… :Radio Moscow, Alive Records, Turbonegro, Les Thugs, Leatherface, Calexico, Oxbow, Verse, 15 de Tout à Fond, José & The Wastemen, Bertrand Burgalat, Erevan Tusk, Scorpion Violente, EDH, Diabolo Swing Orchestra, Mariexxme, City And Color, …CD sampler with 12 TITLES Radio Moscow, Lee Brains III & The Glory Fires, Waves Of Fury, Andre Williams, Turbonegro, José and The Wastemen, Erevan Tusk, Leatherface, Scorpion Violente, Oxbow, EDH, Scarzello & Lys Slow Motion Orchestra BOOKS & MAGS $10 SKU:22522

DYNAMO- Italian zine Feb 1995 w BOMP Sex Pistols cover With the BOMP Sex Pistols cover! All in Italian, some nice photos tho.. BOOKS & MAGS $5 SKU:22525

ELTON JOHN in WORDS AND PICTURES- By Greg Shaw 1976-RARE! Label:SIRE Usual cover wear for an item of this age, but pages nearly perfect. Some nice photos! 55 PAGES Includes discography. B&w photographs. (11-3/4"x9"). BOOKS & MAGS $20 SKU:22523

FLAMIN' GROOVIES-SUPERSNAZZ (1969 debut)-Label:TONEFLOAT he Flamin' Groovies' debut album went almost directly into the cut-out bins within a year or so of its 1969 release. Fortunately, the band survived the neglect heaped on that record—and in the ensuing years, Supersnazz has achieved an exalted reputation among not just Groovies fans, but lovers of rock & roll in general, having held up extraordinarily well across the decades, and still able to make its own case for greatness as an astonishing document of straight-ahead rock & roll circa 1969. It’s fully contemporary to its time (and, by extension, almost timeless), with none of the artificial period nostalgia (and parodying) that was already creeping into the "oldies" scene. It's also a lot of fun; in fact, based on the evidence, Supersnazz may well have been the most fun record of 1969. Roy Loney, Cyril Jordan, Tim Lynch, George Alexander, and Danny Mihm run through a quirky mix of Loney and Loney/Jordan originals and standards, encompassing styles from proto-'70s punk (want to bet the Ramones wore out copies of this album?) to '50s New Orleans R&B, country music, and even ragtime, and while a small bit of it is compromised by the presence of some too-prominent clarinet and saxophone, the whole record is a rollicking good time, made even better by the sequencing, which offers a full range of surprises, even on the fourth or fifth listen -- one can never settle in with this record before something weirdly wonderful comes along to draw the listener in yet another direction. From the fiery, Brian Jones-era Stones-style, fuzztone-driven opener 'Love Have Mercy,' the band shows what it can do in everything from straight-ahead boogie to slow ballads ('A Part from That') and '50s rockers ('The Girl Can't Help It,' 'Rockin' Pneumonia and the Boogie Woogie Flu'), country (‘Brushfire'), and R&B, all done with a unique array of stylistic flourishes that made this one of the most original long-players of 1969. By the ninth track, the pounding, punk-driven 'Somethin' Else/Pistol Packin' Mama,' the whole album achieves a kind of otherworldly continuum, like something out of a strange and wonderful corner of the universe that -- though none knew it at the time -- pointed the way to a coming decade of achievement by the likes of the Ramones, Jonathan Richman, et al, not to mention the Groovies themselves. CD $10 SKU:22506

GENE CLARK & THE GOSDIN BROTHERS-ST (1967 stellar Byrds style) Label:FLOATING WORLD The first album that Gene Clark released after his departure from the Byrds followed very closely on the model of his earlier efforts on the Byrds' first two albums. His backing musicians included ex-bandmates Chris Hillman and Michael Clarke, as well as future Byrd Clarence White and Clark collaborator Doug Dillard, not to mention the Gosdin Brothers, whose harmonies resembled a rockier Everly Brothers and brought the sound very close to that of the Byrds. The album contains a number of fine pop-oriented tunes and stellar folk-rock/country-rock numbers (a year before the Byrds’ "Sweetheart of the Rodeo," which employed both White and Dillard) and established Clark as a major songwriter, rivaling his old band and often coming close to the fabness of the Beatles. Still, despite such solid songs and backing musicians, Gene Clark with the Gosdin Brothers failed to make much of an impact, perhaps due to its being released in the same week as the Byrds' "Younger Than Yesterday," itself a tour de force that cemented their influence. However, in the realm of Clark's recorded output, this album stands as one of the best, if not the best, example of how powerful a singer, writer, and bandleader he was. "You have the arrangements by Leon Russel, excellent backing vocals by the Gosdin brothers, fabulous guitars by Clarence White and Glen Campbell, and, of course, one of the greatest voices of his generation, Gene Clark. What else could you ask for?" CD $10 SKU:22187

THIRD RAIL-ID MUSIC (1976 NUGGETS stars) Label:FLOATING WORLD Reissue of their 1967 album with extra tracks. "The Third Rail are best remembered today because their closest brush with hit-single status, 1967's "Run Run Run," appeared on Lenny Kaye's pioneering original Nuggets compilation in 1972. But while that album was the shot that kicked off the great garage rock revival, the Third Rail's music was a far better example of the glorious products of the pop music factory that was the Brill Building rather than teenage rock & roll run wild and free. Group founder Artie Resnick was a seasoned pro in the music biz, having written "Under the Boardwalk" and "Good Lovin'," and vocalist and co-writer Joey Levine was a teenaged pop prodigy who (like Resnick) would later become a major player in Buddah Records' mighty bubblegum empire a few years down the line. But in 1967, Levine was just a bit too clever for his own good, which is a big part of the pleasure of the Third Rail's sole album. Like "Run Run Run," Id Music is filled with witty social commentary… and the songcraft is both clever and extremely pleasurable, especially on the baroque pop "The Invisible Man," the willfully goofy "She Ain't No Choir Girl," and the Madison Avenue takeoff "Dream Street." While Id Music's songs, production, and performances are all buffed to a high gloss, the craft and the intelligence of the music is a delight throughout, and its attempts at lyrical subversion only add to the fun…” CD $10 SKU:22185

VALENTI,DINO -ST (overlooked classic 60s psych)Label:FLOATING WORLD An overlooked classic of maybe the deepest 60's psychedelic/folk rock ever recorded. Born Chet Powers, Valente wrote the classic 60's hit ‘Get Together' and soon became a prominent figure in the summer of love in San Francisco he joined Quicksilver Messenger Service in their early days and re-joined later as lead vocalist and main songwriter composing most of the material on “What About Me" and “Just For Love." He also wrote the track 'Fresh Air,' the nearest thing Quicksilver ever came to having a hit single. This album is the only solo work he ever produced and he sadly died in 1994. Dino Valente's sole album recalls the one issued by another San Francisco artist signed to CBS in the late '60s, Skip Spence: quirky, lyrically vague, folky yet psychedelic, and nearly devoid of commercial potential in spite of its largely pleasant (if moody) melodies and textures.CD $10 SKU:22186

AYAHUASCA-Psychedelic Cumbias, Vol. 1(Rare 60s Peruvian psych/cumbia)Label:LION •Snazzy bi-lingual insert w/photos + info on the development of the Cumbias Psicodélicas sound•All tracks newly remastered for this vinyl release
Groove Club series, which it so easily could have been! This is stunning collection—which took more than fifteen years to put together—of hot, rare tracks that combine cumbia with psychedelic rock. Starting in the late 1960's, there was a boom of tropical music in Peru, both in Lima and the provinces. Cumbia Peruana merged this tropical sound with that of psychedelic rock. Aspects of cumbia were mixed with electric (often fuzz) guitar, played over Andean and jungle rhythms—this combination provoked an explosion of original music. An instrument to lead the way, usually from the introduction of the song; over this, hypnotic layers of keyboards and guitar with fuzz and wah wah; add simple bass-lines; and to top it off, syncopated rhythms from bongos, congas, huiros, cymbals, timbales, often played at breakneck speed. In the end, it's like a sonic cousin to Nigerian music: these musicians liked guitar, they had a fondness for echo, and they loved a murky high-octane jam. Fierce, funky and full of flavor! COMP LP $24 SKU:22502

TONITE LET’S ALL MAKE LOVE IN LONDON- Summer of love 1967 soundtrack with Pink Floyd, Small Faces,Jagger, and moreLabel:INSTANT This newly restored and remastered edition of the soundtrack to Peter Whitehead's first commercial film made during the Summer of Love 1967, has not been available in its complete form since the original LP was released by Immediate Records' Instant imprint in 1968. A unique commentary of London during a time when the world said it was the first city, the soundtrack features The Pink Floyd, Small Faces, Chris Farlowe, Vashti and more, with spoken-word contributions from Mick Jagger, Michael Caine, Andrew Loog Oldham, David Hockney, Allen Ginsberg and more. As Andrew Loog says in the sleeve notes: "The people in the film created the different image for everyone, their contributions are reflected in the attitudes and music contained in this album.” Charly’s excellent reissue of 'Tonite Let's All Make Love In London’ comes on 180-gram heavyweight audiophile vinyl. Top notch COMP LP $22 SKU:22505

13TH FLOOR ELEVATORS- You’re Gonna Miss Me-PIC DISC! Label:CHARLY Limited edition 1000 only 10 inch vinyl pressing. The legendary 13th Floor Elevators genre-defining garage rock psychedelic classic ‘You’re Gonna Miss Me’, originally released by Charly for Record Store Day 2016, is now available on 10 picture disc vinyl. With artwork by original Elevators artist John Cleveland, this soon to be highly collectable edition features the incredibly rare ‘French EP’ mixes for both ‘You’re Gonna Miss Me’ and original single b-side ‘Tried To Hide’, a sound far ahead of its time when first released over 50 years ago. Genre-defining, pioneering, unique and utterly timeless, The 13th Floor Elevators continue to influence and inspire new generations of musicians. R.E.M, The Jesus And Mary Chain, Primal Scream, ZZ Top, Spacemen 3, Echo and the Bunnymen, Julian Cope and many more have covered their songs LP $18 SKU:22507

MACKAY,DUNCAN --Chimera (1974 Prog rock)Label:MISSING VINYL Limited edition, gatefold, deluxe 180g vinyl, from the original analogue master tapes, exact reproduction of the original first pressing. First time reissue of this 1974 debut album by ex Cockney Rebell/10CC keyboard player (he also played with Kate Bush and Camel), Duncan Mackay. It’s an epic prog rock album in the vein of Rick Wakeman, ELP and Patrick Moraz and is highly recommended for keyboard driven prog rock fans. Remember those heady days of the early 70’s, when a trio of keyboard wizards—Keith Emerson (ELP), Rick Wakeman (Yes) and Jon Lord (Deep Purple)—were winning all the polls and dominating the album sales? Duncan Mackay's “Chimera,” recorded in 1973/4 and forever forgotten by all but the most devout, is a brilliant slice of 70s progressive keyboard-based rock. All three of the wizards mentioned above are obvious influences, but McKay clearly stamps his own sound onto this three-track album. (only three tracks? well this was 1974, the era of 'Tales From Topographic Oceans' by Yes).” label says: “Chimera is Duncan MacKay's first album. It is considered to be a milestone in keyboard driven 70s progressive rock music. Chimera was originally released on the South African VERTIGO label in early 1974. Original copies are very sought after by collectors and are among the rarest and most expensive ones of the VERTIGO SWIRL/SPACESHIP label worldwide. After this album, Duncan MacKay moved to the UK and became famous for his participation in Baker Gurvitz Army, Colosseum II, Cockney Rebel, Camel, Budgie, Alan Parsons Project and even the first 3 Kate Bush albums. LP $25 SKU:20982

MOONRISES -Frozen Altars(avant psych) -Label:CAPTCHA Moonrises is the brainchild of Plastic Crimewave (a.k.a. Steve Krakow), Libby Ramer and Ben Billington. Their tremendous sophomore album "Frozen Altars" absolutely destroys the competition in the ring of avant-psychedelic bands. Wrap your bad-trip damaged brain around an album that continues to reinvent and expand with every rotation. Experience intense flashbacks of 1960's British pysch and 70's krautrock. Envision the sounds of the Soft Machine, the Dead C. and This Heat trapped in a droned-out noise chamber. Tiny Mix Tapes calls them "the newest addition to Chicago's vibrant psych scene, and they take you way beyond your average wanna-be psych band. Some of the best psych music you will hear, yep (Moonrises) will pretty much amaze you. " Don't hesitate, you will want to be the one telling your friends to take this trip.” LP $14 SKU:22503

ORFEUS Lying to the Wall(Rare 1973 Kentucky harcdore/prog) Label:VOID 1973 Ultra Rare and nearly impossible to find local Kentucky Hardrock Progressive LP with a nice mix of originals and covers and housed in superb fantasy art cover. LP $19 SKU:22510


49TH PARALLEL- ST (60’s psych) w 11 bonus tracks and 12 page booklet. - Label:LION First proper version of this legendary Canadian psych album, supplemented by eleven bonus tracks, two of which have never seen reissue before now. Strong melodies, great playing and sympathetic production, make for a must own collection of songs./The twelve page booklet includes two slightly different views of the band's history, as well as the notes from the original LP release. CD $10 SKU:4338

ODYSSEY- -Setting Forth (One of the ten rarest psych albums from the USA)gatefold mini-LP slv Deluxe Ed. 2xCD Label:LION This is truly one of the pinnacles of underground psychedelic music, recorded in 1969, released in an edition of fewer than 100 copies, and impossible to find as it only came in a plain white cardboard sleeve; an incredible, musically accomplished, hard rocking album of originals that jumps right out of the speakers and grabs you, from it’s opening In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida-esque riffs right to the grooving end. The 24-page booklet that accompanies this two-disc set has the complete band history by Odyssey leader Vinny Kusy, as well as rare photos from his own archive. Bonus tracks on disc one are three “basement recordings” from the “Setting Forth” era. The second disc contains Odyssey “Live at Levittown Memorial Auditorium: 1974,” a live recording that was never really meant to be, recorded by Odyssey’s sound engineer on a portable cassette recorder. It is the only document of Odyssey in their progressive rock phase, just before sometime Odyssey keyboardist Tom Doncourt and band-member Fred Callan recorded their legendary Cathedral “Stained Glass Stories” album.•One of the ten rarest psych albums from the USA•Sleeve notes by the group's leader and keyboardist Vinny Kusy CD $16 SKU:15490

QUICKSILVER MESSENGER SERVICE- Carousel Ballroom, April 4th San Francisco 1968 DBL Label:BEAR Part of a series of live recordings unearthed after 40 years, this album is said to present an appearance by Quicksilver Messenger Service at the Carousel Ballroom in San Francisco on April 4, 1968, a month before the release of the group's self-titled debut album. Although earlier shows presented in the series demonstrated that QMS certainly were ready to record years before they did, this performance is recognizably one by the band that made the first album and its follow-up, Happy Trails, a group comfortable improvising for 12 or 13 minutes at a time on 'Who Do You Love' and 'The Fool.’ The second disc however is the real pull for Quicksilver fans as it contains just the one track of the band doing what they do best and what sealed their reputation as a live band. The disc is taken up with The Jam an extended piece which never outstays its welcome but which underpins the bands musical inventiveness and dexterity. To nit-pick, the April 4, 1968, performance by QMS actually occurred at the Fillmore Auditorium, not the Carousel. (it wasn't until July 1968 that promoter Bill Graham took over the Carousel and renamed it the Fillmore West.) That is assuming this concert even took place on April 4, 1968. On the recording, someone comments that it's Easter Sunday; April 4, 1968, was a Thursday. Easter Sunday 1968 occurred on April 14. QMS did not play a show on April 14, 1968, but they did play at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on the night of Saturday, April 13; maybe this is actually that show? Still, it is great live QMS. CD $10 SKU:21599

QUICKSILVER MESSENGER SERVICE -Live at the Filmore 4th of Feb 1967- DBL Label:BEAR The second in a series of rare live recordings by the Bay Area rockers. This 1967 recording contains many highlights including superb versions of 'You Don't Love Me' and 'A Fool for You'. Also includes 'Gold and Silver', 'Walkin' Blues', 'I Hear You Knocking' and 'All Night Worker' and shows the band were flexible and able to put together a set that highlighted their musical dexterity. While the sound quality isn't the best and seems to be in mono, there are nice things to be found here. The band's then line up was David, Greg, John and Gary with Jim Murray who left before the first album. This disc also has guest appearances from Nick Gravenites who appears as a guest vocalist on 'Walkin’ Blues' and 'Year of the Outrage' while Dino Valente shows up for 'A Fool for You' and 'I Can't Believe It.' CD $10 SKU:21600

BEAUTIFUL LADY-A MEDLEY OF RARE 70S PROG & PSYCH-Label:AUDIO ARCHIVES A 12-track compilation of UK and Irish progressive and psych gems from the early '70s. The LP features the magnificent Cheltenham-based Tapestry, Irish legends Ceathrar, Sandgate, Foister featuring a young Mark Fry of 'Dreaming With Alice' fame, bizarre psych outfit Guggenheim, Witches Brew, a rare Gnidrolog offering plus an ultra rare cut by Listen, winners of a 1972 Melody Maker folk-rock contest. This edition is limited to 300 individually numbered copies on heavy vinyl. Detailed info on each band is included. COMP LP $25 SKU:20985

JOHN BASSMAN GROUP- Filthy Sky( Psych prog Airplane style 1970)-Label:MISSING VINYL Excellent European psychedelic progressive album, sung in English with Jefferson Airplane- like female vocals and great fuzz guitars. John Bassman Group was a late 60s Dutch group, that recorded their only album in Germany on the A.S.P. label in 1970. Five years after this album, two of the group members (Guitarist John Theunissen and 'Bassman' Theo Wetzeis) achieved international fame with the group Pussycat. Limited, deluxe exact reissue on 180g vinyl, Expertly remastered, First ever official exact reissue. LP $22 SKU:20889

PIAZZA,ARMANDO - Suan (rare 1972 ACID PSYCH)-Label:MISSING VINYL Singer-songwriter Armando Piazza from Naples was joined by renowned US guitarist Shawn Phillips on bass, acoustic and electric guitar for this rarity, originally released on the obscure Black Beautiful Butterfly label in 1972; since it was sold only at concerts and by mail, it was even then difficult to find. And what a pity! Acid-psychedelic ballads in English, with bursts of fuzz guitar and excellent use of electric instruments as well as abundant acoustic guitar (the good people at Missing Vinyl say that the fuzz bass on ‘The House on the Hill’ will blow your mind and… speakers away)! This is an album considered to be one of the best, and is certainly one of the rarest European psychedelic albums, with original mint condition copies going nowadays for 1,000+ Euro. A heavy, yet subtle record, folky, with oddly inflected vocals and deliciously crunchy guitar. Limited edition, deluxe 180g vinyl, in a heavy deluxe double gatefold cover that is a replica of the complex original jacket. LP $26 SKU:21086

TIN HOUSE- ST PLUS 7” (70s powerhouse rock) w liners, rare photos, insert plus pic slv EP -Label:LION •Old style tip-on LP jacket and color picture sleeve EP
•All tracks cut directly from 24-bit/96kHz master tape transfers.
•Comes with four-panel insert w/liner notes by Doug Sheppard (Ugly Things) and photos from the archive of drummer Mike LoganLP $19 SKU:22078


ELECTRIC RADIO SAMPLER -- VA - Last copies of rare 93 promo sampler Label:MARILYN/ ALIVE Mini-Album, Compilation, Limited Edition,
1 –Chris Wilson (3) & The Sneetches If Wishes Were Horses 5:04
2 –Phil Gammage* The Stranger 5:49
3 –Phil Gammage* High Roller 3:55
4 –Chris Wilson (3) & The Barbary Coasters The Derelicts 2:20
5 –Kim Fowley Rockin' In The Balkans 2:48
6 –GG Allin & The Murder Junkies I Pledge Allegiance To Disobedience 3:2 COMP CD $5 SKU:2357

EMBER POP 69-74- VA Rainy Day Mind ( 60s ) -Label:FANTASTIC VOYAGE Rainy Day Mind” is the first of two volumes surveying Ember’s pop repertoire from 1969 until the label’s demise at the end of the seventies. It comprises 21 tracks by artists ranging from obscure American singer Polly Niles to the internationally famous P J Proby, as well as ill-fated actor Alan Lake, Irish vocalist Lee Lynch, French pop star Black Swan and fuzz guitar-toting soul band Milt Matthews Inc. A clutch of projects including The Good Vibrations, The Good Ship Lollipop and Rusty Harness came to Ember courtesy of producer Mike Berry. The founding of US outlet Paramount-Ember in 1974, headed by music business veteran John Madara, brought albums by Denny Doherty (formerly of The Mamas And The Papas) and British all-girl glam rockers Mother Trucker into the fold. What these disparate sources all offer are fine performances of strong songs. Nor is there any shortage of collectables, topped by Davey Payne & The Medium Wave’s ‘A Walk In The Sunshine,’ which commands £50, and Blue Beard’s eponymous album, which only reached test pressing stage (£200), from which we have salvaged ‘Baby I Need You.’ Nice shrink-wrapped slip-case packaging COMP CD $6 SKU:16376

ENGLISH FREAKBEAT 1962-1969 -VOL 1-6 BOX SET PLUS BOOKLET Crazed Limey Teens On A Wyld Sound Rampage!! Label:PARTICLES Six CD's of English freakbeat from the '60s, presented with mono sound in an awesome box set. The full-colour 68-PAGE, perfect bound booklet contains detailed group biographies and rare images! These lessons in teenage adrenalin, angst and sheer freakiness are tought by bands s.a. The Groundhogs, The Primitives, The Rats, The Sheffields, The Chasers, The Loot, Birds Birds, MI5, Kubas (a.k.a. Koobas), Soul Agents, The Shake Spears, The Frays, The Beat Merchants, The Sessions, The Talismen, The Wheels, The In Crowd, The Peeps, Stovepipe No. 4, The Fairies, The Others, Four+One, The Truth, The Hi-Numbers, The Snobs and many, many more! You get 137 TRACKS in total!!! COMP CD $45 SKU:20719

EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT MIND EXPANSIVE PUNKADELIC GARAGE ROCK INSTROS - But Were Afraid to Ask ( 60s Pebbles style garage ) -Label:ARF ARF The title says it all! 27 rare tracks a la Pebbles without the vocals. Includes the Shades, Pinnochio and his Puppets, Unbelievable Uglies, Vaqueros, Spellbinders, etc. COMP CD $12 SKU:20043



FUZZ,FLAYKES & SHAKES- Vol 2: The Day Breaks At Dawn (60’s garage punk psych )Label:BACCHUS/DIONYSUS 60’s garage punk psych series. A fantastic second course of rare delicacies from the Teenage American Chefs of mid-60s suburbia. From poundin' Diddley beat punk to intense minor key laments, it's all here baby! Includes Traces Of Time, Zorba and the Greeks, The Sunrisers, The Amoeba, The Wonders, The Druids, and many more. COMP CD $10 SKU:19017

FUZZ,FLAYKES & SHAKES- Vol 5 Keep Right on Living (60s garage punk psych)-Label:BACCHUS/DIONYSUS 60’s garage punk psych series. The fifth helping supplies all the '60s garage nourishment you could possibly ask. Rare gems from the likes of The Bram Rigg Set, The Seven Dwarfs (yes, that's how they spelled it), the legendary Lyrics, The Nomads, and much more. COMP CD $10 SKU:19018

GUILLOTINED AT THE HANGAR- Shielded by Death Vol 2 (rare and raging punk r 79-84 KBD style) -Label:DIONYSUS In the spirit of the Killed By Death series, about two years ago, a great late 70s, early 80s comp called Shielded by Death appeared on Germany’s Incognito label. Compiler Keith Grave has come up with yet another collection of rare and raging punk rock from ’79 through ’84 from Connecticut and Western Massachusetts. Bacchus Archives presents present 20 tracks of primal American punk, featuring some names you might have heard of (Jack Tragic, Chronic Disorder, 8th Route Army, The Foreign Objects) and, unless you lived in the region we’ve focused on, may not have heard of. This doesn’t matter. The entire comp is a treat to fans of old punk rock and we’ll equate this to some of our regional 60s comps such as The East Side Sound and Legend City. COMP CD $5 SKU:-19019

I WANT, NEED,LOVE YOU!: - Garage-Beat Nuggets From The Festival Vaults Label:PLAYBACK Killer 1960's Australian Garage-Beat sounds from the revered Festival label. COMP CD $14 SKU:21311

IGL DANCE JAMBOREE ‘66- VA- ( 55 studio tracks by 30 Midwest bands ) ) DBL CD Label:ARF ARF Incredible 2-CD historical document from the mastertapes that includes 55 studio tracks by 30 Midwest bands who participated in IGL's first Battle of the Bands in 1966. TRACKLISTINGS ON SITE COMP CD $14 SKU:651

IGL ROCK STORY - Vol 2 -Iowa's Premiere Teen Label 67-68 - Label:ARF ARF Part Two of the story of Iowa's premier label of the sixties concentrates on some of the more commercial output of the late '60s. Featuring cuts from Gemini 6, Yetti Blues Band, Mad Lads, Steve Ellis & The Starfires, Koats of Male and more, this collection with extensive sleeve notes is a fine effort. COMP CD $14 SKU:5693

LOUISVILLE in the 60s - The Lost Allen Martin Tapes- Label:GEAR FAB Since the 1960’s, the Allen-Martin Studio in Louisville was the place to record for most of the bands in the region. In 2006 when Ray Allen and Hardy Martin retired, the studio closed, a group of music lovers (Jay Petach, Marvin Maxwell & Ed Amick) stepped in to rescue the tapes for the all of bands who had recorded there over the last forty-plus years .After a careful down select process, we chose these 18 previously unreleased tracks as the best representation of the over 100+ songs we sorted through: COMP CD $10 SKU:21234

MORE ANDERGRAUN VIBRATIONS- VA (Spanish Psychotronic Brain Damage, 1967-1975 ) -Label:HUNDERGRUM After the great sucess of the three Andergraun Vibrations vinyl comps (all sold out except the recently issued Volume 3), we present the second CD on Hundergrum Records, which contains the second side of the long out of print Volume 2 LP ("Psychedelic Hard-Rock from Spain 1970-78") and Volume 3 LP ("Spanish Psychotronic Brain Damage 1967-75") in its entirety. 18 ultra-rare tracks taken from mostly small and private labels. We've included even a few South-American artists which recorded in Spain at the time. From wild garage-psych to primitive hard-rock and exploito psych, it's all here! You'll find the rarest Spanish groove-psych library record ever (two copies known!), "L.S.D" by Mario Selles Orchestra ripping Hendrix sounds by Jordi "Toti" Soler from his unknown private pressing second solo 45, fuzz-wah madness a la Stooges by Pinonate, acid sixties-punk by Los Crich, trashy prog sounds by Colores, basement hard-rock insanity by Prou Matic (taken from their impossible to find flexi-disc), exploito fuzz by The Matches, raw garage fuzz by the The True, rural garage psych by Los Riscos, lo-fi underground proto-punk sounds by Vibracion (only two known copies of their 45), a five minute deconstruction of "(I can't get no) Satisfaction" by prog band/commune Franklin, trashy hard-rock by Luis Queimada and Argentinian band Katunga, killer psychedelic hard-rock loaded with trippy efects by Cuban born musician Chirino, wild female hippie sounds by Norah... Features carefully remasterd sound, an amazing full-colour 28 page booklet with detailed and updated liner notes in English/Spanish about each band and rare pictures, most of them taken from the archives of the bands involved. COMP CD $14 SKU:10712

MORE PSYCHEDELIC GUITARS - & PSYCHEDELIC VISIONS - 2 ON 1 CD (Extremely rare 1960s Exploito albums ) - Label:GEAR FAB Psychedelic Guitars & Psychedelic Visions- Extremely rare 1960s Exploito albums recorded by unknown studio musicians. Very much in the vein and style of Tswift & Bokaj Retsiem, these albums show the mainstream Music Industrys attempt at cashing in on the then new Psychedelic Sounds coming from the East & West coasts. Turn on the Lava Lamps!! COMP CD $10 SKU:11170

MOTOR CITY IS BURNING with SRB, RAtionals, Up - VOL 1 - 1968 -1998 (Stooges, Sonic's Rendezvous Band Mitch Ryder and more) LAST COPIES -Label:TOTAL ENERGY (Total Energy) Features the Rationals, Up, Stooges, Sonic's Rendezvous Band, Ramrods, Mutants, Dirtys, Motor Dolls, Bootsey X, Uprising, more. “The ghost of Iggy and the Stooges also hovers over '80s tracks like ‘Pusherman of Love’ by Bootsey X and the Lovemasters and ‘I'm a Ramrod’ by the Ramrods. - Cub Koda / All Music Guide COMP CD $10 SKU:2223

OUR BRILLIANT CAREERS -Cherry Red Rarities 1981-83-Label:CHERRY RED Cherry Red carved out an odd niche for itself apart from the general post-punk flow, thanks largely to eccentric A&R man Mike Always, whose tastes leaned towards melody, Englishness, and the 1960’s. Cherry red became a home for the dashing, debonair whimsy of he Monochrome Set, the mopy bedsit introspection of Eyeless in Gaza, jazzy-folky singer-songwriters Tracey Thorn and Ben Watt (separately and together as Everything But the Girl), and the Television/Velvets descended, plangent splendor of Felt. Although “Pillows and Prayers” is the best-known sampler of the label, its precursor “Perspectives and Distortions” (1981) includes many non-Cherry Red artists, which makes it very interesting; and “Our Brilliant Careers” (2003) scoops up archival arcane. It includes rare tracks by successful Cherry Red artists like Everything But The Girl (plus solo material from both Tracey Thorn and Ben Watt), The Nightingales and The Monochrome Set, plus many more. Most people probably know Five Or Six from their off-key but charming opener 'Portrait' from “Pillows and Prayers”; here we have six like low-key and absorbing tracks from them, most of which have never been on CD: 'Think' and 'Theme' are instrumentals that will surprise a few. There are also three early songs by Ben Watt described modestly by himself as 'dreary and tuneless'. Beautiful instrumental version of 'The Thousand Guitars of St. Dominiques' by the Fantastic Something ends up as the most surprising track—a high point of the collection.” Impressive and intriguing archive collection of rare recordings. COMP CD $5 SKU:20499

PEOPLE! LET'S FREAK OUT! - 5CD BOX SET PLUS 88 PAGE BOOKLET!-First ever box set anthology of Ireland's 1960s rock music scene.Label:PARTICLES Particles presents the first ever box set anthology of Ireland's 1960s rock music scene. Only two long-out-of-print compilations have ever emerged to profile Ireland's rock roots, making this anthology doubly inviting. From the R&B/blues scene in Belfast to the late 1960s psychedelia of Dublin, People! Let's Freak Out reveals a wider account of the beat scene, and it's transition into psychedelia and blues rock. While Ireland has never been given equal acclaim to that of it's neighboring England, it nevertheless produced some of the most iconic and influential bands of the period. As Van Morrison and Them were leaving Belfast for London, a slew of new hopefuls arrived to establish their own niche under the nose of the dominant showband scene. Compiled here, are 125 original recordings featuring various groups from Eire and Northern Ireland, some of whom went on to huge success in the 1970s. From Ian Whitcomb to Eire Apparent, The Bye-Laws to the Belfast Gypsies and Gentry to Sugar Shack, People! Let's Freak Out is a fascinating account of Ireland's more obscure and vibrant music scene of the 1960s. Spanning five discs with rare and previously unreleased recordings, a plethora of memorabilia and expansive liners housed in an 88-page, full-color booklet, People! Let's Freak Out offers an excellent companion to similar anthologies such as Nuggets, Rubble, and Buried Alive. COMP CD $38 SKU:21251

PERVIRELLA - VA MOVIE SOUNDTRACK -Label:DIONYSUS A tremendous collection of music from the movie, and more! Exotic sounds from Alessandro Alessandroni, Francois Evans and the London Gay Symphony Orchestra along with stars from the British Trash scene; Bruce Brand (Headcoats) The Diaboliks, Sexton Ming and more. The most exciting and swingin' soundtrack since Goldfinger! COMP CD $6 SKU:19774

PLANETARY PEBBLES - Vol 3 SURFBEAT FROM BEHIND THE IRON CURTAIN Pt 2 ((26 tracks of demented 60s Cold War sounds)Label:AIP Here comes our third volume of Planetary Pebbles, Vol 3: Surfbeat Behind the Iron Curtain Part 2 dedicated to unearthing '60s classics from all around the world. This is our second compilation of raunchy and extravagant instrumental music recorded during the Cold War, behind the Iron Curtain and including 26 tracks of demented sounds created in extremely difficult conditions by the youth of Eastern Europe. 12-page booklet featuring a comprehensive story of the East German rock scene of the mid-60s. (greg Shaw) COMP CD $5 SKU:2314

PSYCHEDELIC STATES- OHIO In The 60’s VOL 2-Label:GEAR FAB 27 rare and never before released tracks from the great state of Ohio! any unseen photos and stories COMP CD $10 SKU:18614

PSYCHEDELIC STATES- OHIO In The 60’s VOL 1-Label:GEAR FAB 27 rare and never before released tracks from the great state of Ohio!! any unseen photos and stories COMP CD $10 SKU:18615

R&B SPOTLIGHT #60-R&B and/or pop hits of 1959- DOUBLE CD Label:Fantastic Voyage 60 tracks by various artists selected from the US charts of 1959. All of the songs were R&B and/or pop hits and many have become classics of the genre. The artists include such legends as Chuck Berry, Bo Diddley, Fats Domino, the Coasters, Ruth Brown, Lavern Baker, Nat King Cole and Sarah Vaughan. The collection, including full details of the original label issues, is the second of an ongoing year-by-year series representing the Rhythm & Blues charts. The informative booklet notes are authored by respected Echoes/Record Collector journalist Mike Atherton. This 1959 installment in the year-by-year R&B Spotlight series sees the increasing popularity of Rhythm & Blues, with many of the entries also crossing over to the pop charts. The R&B chart mixed successes from both one-hit wonders and fifties stars. R&B with the Rock and Roll beat was represented by Fats Domino, Chuck Berry, Lloyd Price and Little Willie John. Harmony vocal group sounds abounded with notable sides from the Flamingos, the Skyliners, the Crests, the Five Satins and Richard Barrett with the Chantels. Uptempo group items, often with a comedy slant, were very popular and the Coasters, the Clovers, the Cadillacs, the Accents and the Genies are amongst the excellent selections here. The whole Twist craze had it s beginnings in this year with the release of the original version written and recorded by Hank Ballard & The Midnighters. Ruth Brown, Lavern Baker and Clyde McPhatter pointed the way for the future direction of R&B with their polished, New York-produced recordings. Bluesier items still appeared in the charts with winners from Jimmy Reed, Little Walter and Lightnin Slim. Instrumental charters included catchy items from Dave Baby Cortez, the Spacemen and Paul Gayten. Tremendous tracks including classic songs like ‘Kansas City,’ ‘Sea Cruise,’ ‘Charlie Brown,’ ‘The Twist,’ ‘Since I Don’t Have You’ and ‘Love Potion No. 9’, all included here. Nice shrink-wrapped slip-case packaging COMP CD $10 SKU:19067

SEARCHING FOR SHAKES- VA Swedish Beat 65- 68 (THE SWEDISH NUGGETS) - Label:Amigo "The Swedish Nuggets! Twenty-six killer tracks from The Friends, Lea Riders Group, The Namelosers, Tages, etc. Thankfully available again, expanded digital edition of the original LP release, no overlap with the Who Will Buy These Wonderful Evils series, liner notes by Alec Palao and Lindsay Hutton (Next Big Thing magazine). COMP CD $12 SKU:3401

SHAKE SOME ACTION- Vol 1 (rare 70s power-pop, mod, and new wave singles )Label:SSA RECORDS U.K.Compiling power-pop, mod, and new wave gems orig released on 7" singles 75 thru ‘86. 8 page booklet full of pictures and extensive liner notes. w.. Invaders, Boyfriends, Slowguns, Quads, Squares, etc. 24 tracks.Imp COMP CD $15 SKU:20513

SHIELDED BY DEATH- Vol. 1Busted At The Lit (From '60s inspired garage to old school punkrock ) Label:DIONYSUS From 1979 to 1982 the Lit Club in Hartford, CT. was the local spot for national and international punk and new wave bands. Busted At The Lit documents some of the area's top punk and garage bands that played the club. Also included on this comp are some non-Lit Club bands who thrived during this era. From '60s inspired garage to old school punk, this comp covers it all and is a must buy! COMP CD $3 SKU:21065

TIGERMASK - Trash Au Go Go - 16 SLABS OF TRASH from the Raunchiest Rock and Roll Club of the 90s. Label:DIONYSUS A collection of groups that have played Tiger Mask events, including DEADBOLT, THE BOBBY TEENS, THE LOONS, THE BOSS MARTIANS, THE GO-NUTS, THE HATE BOMBS, THE BOMBORAS and many others. COMP CD $6 SKU:19738

TRASH ON DEMAND - Vol 3 20 of the finest trashiest punkiest bands from around the world (1999) -Label:TRIPLE X drilled promo copies Beat Angels, Crystal Ecstacy, 440s, Cuban Rebel Girls, Jeff Dahl Freddy Lynxx, and more, Texas Terri, Snatchers, Dave kusworth. 1999. COMP CD $3 SKU:15560