Jan 20, 2021


Some interesting new items from the depths of the BOMP warehouse this week, and lots of discounts and SAALE items too. Adds to our cheapo sections too, $5 and under, $10 and under, and ONE ONLY!

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BLOSSOMS- No Other Love -1958 white label promo Label:CAPITOL Formerly Greg Shaw’s! M- vinyl. 45 RPM $10 SKU:24281

JAN AND DEAN- Wanted, one Girl -1961 white label promo Label:CHALLENGE VINYL VG+ Formerly Greg Shaw’s! 45 RPM $10 SKU:24278

MODS- Step Out Tonight 1978 release with David Quinton later of STiv Bators band!Label:MODS Vinyl M-, cover VG+ . Formerly Greg Shaw’s! 45 RPM $50 SKU:24279

PRETTY THINGS Talkin About the Good Times-1968 PROMO-Label:Laurie Formerly Greg Shaw’s! Vinyl M- 45 RPM $50 SKU:24277

TAKERS- Think ( Liverpool, UK 1964 beat group)Label:INTERPHON Writing on label, and that’s Greg Shaw’s writing on the sleeve! Vinyl VG+ 45 RPM $15 SKU:24280

TWINKLE- Terry (Brit teen death tragedy song 1964 )Label:TOLLIE Cover kinda messed up, but vinyl is mint. Her song "Terry" was a teenage tragedy song about the death of a boyfriend in a motorcycle crash. Big Jim Sullivan, Jimmy Page and Bobby Graham were among the high-profile star session musicians who played on the recording,which conjured up a dark mood with its doleful backing vocals, spooky organ, 12-string guitar and slow, emphatic rhythm arranged by Phil Coulter. The theme was of a common type for the era, it bore some similarities to the Shangri-Las' slightly earlier "Leader of the Pack" (1964), but the record caused a furor, accusations of bad taste leading to a ban from the BBC 45 RPM $10 SKU:24276

DETROIT MURDER CITY Comix Issue Number No. 6 (Iggy Pop) Going for $300 on Amazon but that seems a little steep! Stories by Rick Metcalf. Art and cover by Kent Myers. A scathing satire of life in Motor City, infamous for its crime-ridden urban decay. Iggy Pop: German Secret Weapon; San Diego Comic Con. 24 pages, B&W. Mature readers. BOOKS & MAGS $50 SKU:24284

JERSEY BEAT #35- 80s zine, VG+ BOOKS & MAGS $10 SKU:24285

RIP IT UP- Nov 1978 Started in June 1977 as a free monthly giveaway, it grew rapidly, with its monthly print run reaching 30,000 copies by the mid-1980s.[1] The new magazine arrived at an opportune moment, with the musical revolutions of punk rock and new wave arriving in New Zealand in the first few years of its existence - two genres which the new magazine was to champion, alongside local music trends such as the Dunedin sound. For many years it was unequalled as a New Zealand source of information on rock music.[2] The magazine's back-catalogue also provides an unrivalled reference for information about the history of New Zealand's rock music BOOKS & MAGS $10 SKU:24286

IGGY POP - Nude and Rude- The Best Of -Label:VIRGIN SEALED CD $5 SKU:24283

SWAMP DOGG- The Excellent Sides of Vol 4 -Label:SDEG SEALED CD $20 SKU:24282


ABUS DANGEREUX - SEPT 2012 RADIO MOSCOW ISSUE with CD SAMPLERLabel: 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 $5 SKU:22522

BOMP MAGAZINE- #20 - 1079 with NICK LOWE -Label: LAST COPIES Next-to-last issue from 1979, with features on Nick Lowe, Detroit punk, Stiff Records, Sire Records, and reviews ofeverything else that was happening in music all over the world at that moment in time BOOKS & MAGS $10 SKU:23622

BORN IN THE GARAGE- MIKE STAX- Label: BOMP PART II is a heavyweight celebration of the roots of rock fandom. Eye-popping cover art by the immortal WILLIAM STOUT! This is the ultimate anthology of rock 'n' roll fandom from its inception to its mid/late 1970s heyday. The book includes 300 pages of reproductions from Greg Shaw's pioneering 70s era zines WHO PUT THE BOMP and BOMP! ESSAYS BY Jon Savage, Alec Palao, Ken Barnes, Suzy Shaw and Mike Stax 60s GARAGE AND BEAT ,SURF MUSIC ,BRITISH INVASION ,GIRL GROUPS ,ROCKABILLY ACID PUNK and PSYCHEDELIA,along with obsessively detailed DISCOGRAPHIES and LABEL LISTINGS , plus reams of readers' letters and never before published material. The sheer volume of historical information is almost mind-boggling. Also included are reprints from Shaw's obscure personal zines, METANOIA and LIQUID LOVE, circulated in 1970-72 to just a handful of friends and fellow writers. BOOKS & MAGS $10 SKU:16772

CONTINENTAL MAGAZINE- #23 - ALOHA SCREWDRIVERS / A-PHONICS COVER + CD-Label: In this issue we include exclusive interviews with some bright new faces on the surf/instro scene: Aloha Screwdriver, Els A-Phonics and The Irradiates. All three bands have released outstanding new discs in the last year or so, and amazed and astounded instro fiends all over the world. We also ask some of your favorite surf/garage rock stars what their favorite non-surf/garage rock discs are, plus there's tons of music and DVD reviews, including more vinyl reviews than ever before. You also get a free 20-song CD filled with lots of great surf, instro and garage rock tunes. 40 pages in all, with a full color glossy cover. BOOKS & MAGS $6 SKU:16781

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 $10 SKU:22523

FLAMIN GROOVIES - Monthly book #1 warehouse find. 1976 5x7 pink booklet published by Groovies fan club with thanks to Sire, put together by Greg Shaw . Interviews , letters , pictures, and a cool ad for Shake Some Action, before it had a title! BOOKS & MAGS $10 SKU:23623

FLASHBACK MAGAZINE UK - #8 KOOBAS -Label: Spring 2016. Edited by Richard Morton Jack, Flashback covers overlooked '60s and '70s music in depth, with expert writing, original research, and many rare and previously unseen images. In this issue: The Koobas: This Liverpudlian quartet released numerous 45s; toured with The Beatles; gigged with Jimi Hendrix, The Who, and Pink Floyd; made a fine album in 1968; and became stars in Switzerland -- but success at home proved hard to find. Richard Morton Jack tells their story for the first time. Jukebox: Michael Tanner of The A. Lords and United Bible Studies on 12 tracks that have inspired him. Album by Album: David Hitchcock oversaw classic records for Caravan, Genesis, Camel, and many others. Here he talks Flashback through his productions one by one. Time Out: Starting in August 1968, Time Out quickly became the most important source of information about what London had to offer, musically and otherwise. First Person: Robert Calvert recalls the short and intense career of Catapilla, with contributions from his bandmates Hugh Eaglestone, Brian Hanson, and Ralph Rolinson. Paternoster: Swiftly recorded and only released in their native Austria, Paternoster's sole album is one of the most despairing and enigmatic recordings of its time. Stephan Szillus tells its tale for the first time. The Human Beast: Though this Edinburgh trio disowned their weird, hard-rocking LP, it has gone on to become a firm favorite around the world. Richard Morton Jack speaks to them. George Martin: A long-lost and revealing 1968 interview with The Beatles' producer, conducted by the late J. Marks and exhumed from the pages of Eye magazine. The Evolution of Rock Critics: Aaron Milenski explores the changing tastes of rock critics -- and how they shaped his own tastes as a teenager. Mushroom: These Dublin teens had a big hit in 1973, toured Ireland relentlessly, and made one of the best "Celtic rock" albums of all time. Richard Morton Jack gets their story straight. Tamam Shud: Tamam Shud was one of the first Australian bands to embrace late '60s acid culture. Ian McFarlane tells their story. The Parlour Band: This Jersey quintet made one of the most highly regarded progressive pop albums of the early '70s. Austin Matthews gives their full history. British Private Pressings: Fifty of the best privately released albums from the heyday of British underground music. Reviews: Thorough coverage of recent CDs, LPs, and books, taking in household names (The Beatles, David Bowie, Van Morrison), cult heroes (Captain Beefheart, Procol Harum, Françoise Hardy), and ultra-obscurities (Robbie The Werewolf, Fuchsia, Lucifer). Crying to Be Heard: The enigmatic Day Breaks by John Wonderling, lost since 1973. BOOKS & MAGS $18 SKU:17381


I DON’T FIT IN -My WIld Ride thru the Punk and Powerpop Trenches - By Paul Collins Label:HOZAK After two long years of painstaking research and development, we present to you, the first major memoir covering the birth of DIY Power Pop, from Paul Collins. From it’s initial conception as a film script to it’s re-birth as a full-bore rock & roll revelation, this is one crazy story from beginning to end. Outlining the first National DIY cross-country tour by an unsigned band in 1977, and by default, creating the pathway for the true indie underground network of the 80s to take as a template. It wasn’t even a second thought for Collins and bandmates Peter Case and Jack Lee, but the underground rock & roll world is a better place for it. But until now, the real details of the origins of The Nerves, Breakaways, and The BEAT have eluded most of us, so with this tome of incredible survival stories from the trenches, Paul Collins opens up and reveals all the drama, victories and defeats with such an impassioned voice, you won’t be able to put it down. The coverage of the pre-Punk 1975 landscape of both LA and San Francisco is unmatched, and your mind will be BLOWN.227 PAGES PAPERBACK BOOKS & MAGS $28 SKU:20437

LOUD FAST RULES- Fall 2006 (no CD)-With article about BOMP and gREG SHAW Label: The usual minor cover wear, but in great conditon. BOOKS & MAGS $10 SKU:22620

MAGNET MAGAZINE-POWERPOP ISSUE using BOMP cover idea-Label: Shake Some Action: An Intro To MAGNET’s History Of American Power Pop Of skinny ties and fat guitar hooks, of teenage love songs sung by jaded adults, of heaven-sent harmonies announcing hearts suffering through hell, we have only this to say about that maligned music known as power pop: It’s really uncool. Here’s thousands of words to sing its praise. MAGNET examines the history of American power pop from the Raspberries to the Posies, tells the story of Big Star and offers up four new bands with the kind of guitars and voices that could make you fall in love in three minutes.

MAGNET picks the top 15 American power-pop albums of all time
Spoon, Yo La Tengo, Sleater-Kinney and others choose their favorite power-pop songs
The history of Big Star
The ’70s: Cheap Trick, Raspberries, Flamin’ Groovies
The ’80s: the dB’s, Let’s Active, Dwight Twilley
The ’90s: Matthew Sweet, the Posies, Velvet Crush
The class of 2002: Phantom Planet
The class of 2002: Arlo
The class of 2002: Bigger Lovers
The class of 2002: Mayflies USA
Franklin Bruno looks back at his power-pop formative years BOOKS & MAGS $15 SKU:22517

PHONOGRAPH RECORD MAGAZINE- MAy 78 with Lester Bangs, Greg Shaw and more. Very rare mag from the 70’s with writers and columnists including LESTER BANGS, GREG SHAW, Articles on Elvis Costello, Tom Petty, Patti Smith, Beach BOys and Buddy Holl BOOKS & MAGS $ SKU:23624

ROCK GENERATOR - ISSUE #1 WITH CD Rock Generator is a promotional magazine created by Off The Record Label and No Dust Records, both record labels from Kampen, The Netherlands. This first edition is a 20 page, A4, full colour magazine and includes a 14 track compilation CD, featuring Spillage, Truly, REZN, Temple, Witchcult 71, Xenophile, Toxik, Stone In Egypt, Uncrossing and more. Including articles about Truly, Void King, Boudain, Spillage, Xenophile, Toxik, Witchcult 71, REZN, Stone In Egypt, Syrus and more. Interviews with cover artist Mario Lopez and Lothar Keller (The Skull, Sacred Dawn). BOOKS & MAGS $1 SKU:20915

SHINDIG!#109-BYRDS-LAST COPIES! Another stellar issue with faves The Byrds, Trees and Neu and contemporary wonders such as Daniel Romano. Also feat. Baby Huey, Andy Ellison, Uriah Heep, Andy Bell, Van Duren and much more! BOOKS & MAGS $15 SKU:23901

TIMEMAZINE -#11 PLUS CD(Greek psych zine)The eleventh issue of this Greek psychedelic fanzine contains 100 pages (A4-not photocopied) all in English and comes in full coloured/hard laminated cover and with a 13 track free CD compilation. Contents: Danny Norton (guitarist/songwriter) of EXPEDITION TO EARTH (interview), JR Nichols (lead guitarist) of THE BEAT OF THE EARTH (interview), Mike Lassandro (drummer/vocalist) of THE TEA COMPANY (interview), Roy Blumenfeld (drummer) of THE BLUES PROJECT (interview), remembering Demian Bell (guitarist/singer) of MAYPOLE (interview), Klaus Lemur Esser (guitarist) of early AMON DUUL (interview), Support the "NOW" Underground: 5 bands-5 countries-5 interviews: DIRE WOLVES (USA), DE LORIANS (Japan), AL DOUM & THE FARYDS (Italy), ATOMIC SIMAO (Ukraine), DURY DAVA (Hellas), 68 LPs of 1968 that transformed psychedelia to psych, the influence of psychedelic concert posters on rock album cover design by Dennis Loren. Greek band of the issue: CRYSTAL THOUGHTS (interview). Ultimate '60s time songs - 'Before My Time' by THE OPEN MIND and tons of LP/CD/EP/7" reviews. CD Compilation: 01. EXPEDITION TO EARTH - Expedition To Earth 1968 02. VIBRAVOID - World Of Pain 2019 (Special TMZ Edit) (previously unreleased) 03. THE TEA COMPANY - Flowers (Edited Single Version) 1968 04. AL DOUM AND THE FARYDS - Unity Is Brotherhood 2018 05. DE LORIANS - A Ship Of Mental Health 2019 06. ATOMIC SIMAO - Chemical Time Machine 2018 07. DIRE WOLVES - Earth Rising Earth 2019 (previously unreleased) 08. DURY DAVA - Tsantiri 2017 (previously unreleased) 09. THE LOVE EXPLOSION - Anarchy! 2019 10. SILVER CLOUD EXPRESS - Postcards From Outer Space 2019 11. THE AGUILAR BLUMENFELD PROJECT - Plutonium Bob 2017 12. THE EXPEDITION - Dance Gypsy Dance 2017 13. THE QUIRK - Blame It On Yourself 2018 (previously unreleased) BOOKS & MAGS $25 SKU:22608

BLACK KEYS- Thickfreakness (raw, heavy garage blues) Digipack Label:FAT POSSUM The band's debut album The Big Come Up had been tremendously successful for an independent rock band and Thickfreakness further increased their profile. It continues The Black Keys' tradition of raw, heavy blues-influenced garage rock. CD $15 SKU:15734

CYNICS - 16 FLights Up (garage ) - Label:GET HIP HIP The Cynics’ second is pure psych/fuzz garage rock, buoyed by marvelously cheesy organ work and hooky Sunset Strip simplicity, just reeking of The Seeds and Standells MORE INFO ON SITE CD $14 SKU:13646

DOUGLAS FIR -HARD HEART SINGIN (Classic heavy 70s rock)Label:GEAR FAB Their classic 1970 LP, recorded in the great Pacific Northwest State of Portland, Oregon. Great heavy and haunting organ, driving guitars, and outstanding "Guess Who" style vocals make this reissue the favorite choice to look forward to for the summer of 2000!! CD $10 SKU:18724

DRAGONFLY (USA) - ST (60s Calif heavy psych for fans of Iron Butterfly, The Who and Stack)Label:GEAR FAB Their self-titled hard psychedelic rock LP from 1970!!At last a CD reissue of this killer cusp of the 60's heavy psych album from California.Plenty of wailing psychedelic guitars, and a heavy garage psych edge give the album an awesome power. CD $10 SKU:11171

DRIPPING LIPS - Ready to Crack ( garage punk with Damned member ) -Label:TOTAL ENERGY Featuring BRIAN JAMES of the DAMNED and and Lords Of The New Church. Produced by Jimmy Miller (Rolling Stones, Primal Scream) and fueled with righteous garage punk and neo Brit R&B. Play it loud! CD $10 SKU:23273

DRNWYN- Gypsies in the Mist (private press 1978 of U.S. psych duo) Label:UNDERGROUND MASTERS "First time ever reissue of the hard-to-find sole album by U.S. duo, Drnwyn. Wonderful record that has some very cool psychedelic moments (especially the track 'The Madman and the Angel'), and a good number of fabulous folk rock midtempos. There are drums, bass and lots of acoustic guitars in here, but also electric leads, keys, mandolin and multi-part vocals with some female chorus as well. But most important, very well-crafted songs from start to finish. This was a private release back in 1978, and a very recommended album for those into folk-psych and folk-rock." CD $10 SKU:21124

DROOGS- Atomic Garage (L.A. legends)- Label:LAKOTA GARAGE-ROCK VETERANS-STRONG! CD $10 SKU:23602

DUG DUGS - ST (70s Mexica psych! ) mini-LP replica jacket - Label:LION DUG DUGS A heavy, explosive album, a record which captures the fever/dream humidity of flower children running amok on a July afternoon. Essential.! CD $10 SKU:12592

DZYAN - Time MACHINE (1973 Krautrock) No booklet bargain!Label:Germanofon IN JEWEL CASE WITH TRAY CARD, but no booklet. Dzyan's classic second and third LP's together and complete on one CD, with all original album cover art! "When the [original] band eventually disintegrated, Reinhard Karwatky was the only member remaining. So, he drafted in jazzers Eddy Marron (ex-Jochen Brauer Sextet and Vita Nova) and drummer Lothar Scharf (from Virgo), who didn't stay long, and was in turn replaced by the much more original percussionist Peter Giger. On Time Machine [1973] they played, to quote Eddy Marron: 'in the Kriegel-Doldinger-Association-Et Cetera jazz-rock style', a very inventive fusion, the spirit of Krautrock in a radical jazz-fusion. Whilst Peter Giger worked on other commitments as a session musician for ECM and on tour with Eberhard Weber, ex-Dave Pike Set drummer Marc Hellmann filled in. By the time Giger returned, the Dzyan sound had changed considerably, as both Reinhard and Eddy had been experimenting with ethnic musics and a wider range of instruments. Mellotrons, sitar, and the mysterious 'Super String' were added. The third album Electric Silence [1974] was even more out on a limb, bringing weird avant-garde elements together with jazz, rock and various ethnic musics; all together in an extreme melting pot of styles, ideas and fertile imagination. Running from free-jazz through medieval cum raga-rock (cf. Third Ear Band) and intense rock improvisation it is indeed one of the landmarks in experimental rock." (The Crack In The Cosmic E CD $3 SKU:21236

E COLI- To Drool (post punk Los Angeles 1996 with ex members of Ethyl Meatplow - Label:TRIPLE X DRILLED CASE . CD $5 SKU:20782

EARTHEN VESSEL-Everlasting Life ( A must for the psych freak!)Label: GEAR FAB 70s PSYCH -The ultra- rare 1970 LP- Heavy Rock: Everlasting Life. Off the master tapes, this Jefferson Airplane/Cream inspired music is one of a kind. Spacey AND VERY haunting vocals, distorted guitar, Farfisa Organ; it will take you to new limits of Psychedelia.From on line review -- When I hear the term "xian psych" I usually head the other direction, however this outfit sucked me with the mind blowing psych anthem "Life Everlasting" on a Gear Fab comp and I had no choice but to buy the album. Disappointed? Not in the least, more like surprised! Great fuzz psych with good tunes and some guitar work that would make Blue Cheer blush. Also the male and female vocals are both top notch, and "Life Everlasting" still makes the hair on the back of my neck raise up.A must for the psych freak! CD $10 SKU:23272

ECHOE BAND -The Complete Recordings (One of South Florida's hottest garage and Psych bands of the 60's)- Label:GEAR FAB One of South Florida's hottest garage and Psych bands of the 60's! Featured on Florida Volume 1, their fuzzed-out song "Shades" appears here again in two other alternate versions. Featuring two previously unreleased tracks, all their Argee, Art, Rebound, Universal, and Dukoff 45s and acetates, plus 5 cover tunes they played on the popular Miami Teen Venue "The Rick Shaw Show" in '68. 23 Tracks in all!! CD $10 SKU:19638


EDWARDS HAND-RAINSHINE (1971baroque pop post-Picadilly) Label:WOODEN HILL The first-ever issue of 'Rainshine', the semi-mythical third and final LP from post-Picadilly Line outfit Edwards Hand, recorded in early 1971 with legendary producer George Martin at the helm. Despite persistent collector-world rumours of a withdrawn or promo-only pressing on the Regal Zonophone label, the album failed to gain any kind of release - until now, that is. As can finally be heard, 'Rainshine' turns out to be a lost early '70s soft rock/baroque pop classic, with a clutch of wonderful songs ably supported by sumptuous vocal harmonies, sympathetic musicianship and some exquisite baroque pop arrangements from George Martin. Taken from the original master tapes, this long-overdue release features a beautiful 12-page booklet with lots of previously unpublished photos as well as the full story behind the LP. CD $17 SKU:23040

ELDERBERRY JAK - Long Overdue (1970 Hard Rock/Psych classic )Label:GEAR FAB The great 1970 Hard Rock/Psych classic from this long-lost West Virginia band!! Lots of never before seen photos too!! CD $10 SKU:19002

ELECTRIC STARS- Sunshine (ultra-catchy pop masterpiece)Label:WILD PUNK Hailing from Japan, "Platinum Bundle" is a masterpiece of ultra-catchy pop with a punky edge, with arrangements close to melodic HC and emo, synthetises perfectly whats good about so different bands like THE RENTALS, REDD KROSS, WEEZER or FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE. CD $10 SKU:23306

ELYSIAN FIELD -ST (1968 heavy PSYCH) Label:GEAR FAB The final incarnation of Soul, Inc. The band had by now transitioned from the innocence of the Pop/RoclkPsych sound to a more hard, angrier, and heavier sound, very much like most of the music in late 1968 and early 1969. 17 never before released tracks PLUS their two Imperial 45s and newly discovered acetates from 1968!! CD $10 SKU:18656

EMBROOKS - Our New Day (90s UK freakbeat ) LAST COPIES -Label:VOXX The Embrooks were one of the hottest Freakbeat trio the UK had to offer, formed from the ashes of The Lyds. This, their second album recorded in exclusive for Bomp is a masterpiece of modern mod sound. CD $15 SKU:22117


ETERNITY’S CHILDREN- The Lost Sessions (60s Mississippi sunshine pop) -Label:GEAR FAB Toured alongside the Seeds, the Blues Magooes and headliners the Strawberry Alarm Clock. CD $10 SKU:23197

EVOL - ST digipack (1970 Byrds style) -Label:GEAR FAB One of a kind acetate recording from an obscure West Virginia band. Recorded in 1970 and sounding remarkably like The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield and early Grass Roots, their effective blend of 12 string guitar, haunting harpsichord, and beautiful harmonies definitely will have this band near or at the top of 2012’s most popular and best-selling reissues!! A terrific follow-up to the previously released version on lp CD $10 SKU:13555

EX NORWEGIAN-Hue SPotting(POWER POP PSYCH) -Label:BEYOND BEFORE On their 10th studio album, Ex Norwegian take a psychedelic trip driving thru progressive pop territories under multi-coloured skies with 10 original tracks sending a love letter to classic British psychedelia. CD $16 SKU:23530

EX NORWEGIAN-SOMETHING UNREAL: THE BEST OF (arcane US pop/rock with hints of psych) DOUBLE Label: THINK LIKE A KEY A best of compilation for this arcane US pop/rock outfit led by Roger Houdaille that showcase their love of classic power pop with of hints of psych and garage. This double-CD features a 16-page booklet and bonus disc full of rarities, live tracks and willfully obscure covers from their 10 years of music making CD $14 SKU:21493

EXPLORERS CLUB- TO SING AND BE BORN AGAIN (covers of 60s bands) Label:GOLDSTAR Based in Nashville, The Explorers Club launches a 10-track album featuring covers versions of songs by '60s bands/artists including Paul Revere & The Raiders, The Turtles, Manfred Mann, The Zombies, The Lovin' Spoonful, Orpheus and The Walker Brothers. CD $14 SKU:23292

FAPARDOKLY- ST (60s pop, jangly folk-rock, psych)-Label:GEAR FAB Fapardokly is probably regarded as the most important release in Merrell Fankhausers long career, and an absolute collectors item. The band recorded about 30 tracks in a small studio in Palmdale, California, from 1965 to 1967, when the owner of the studio decided to release an album with some of these tracks. With such different recording dates, you find here different sounds..organ-ized 60s pop, jangly folk-rock, psychedelia. CD $10 SKU:18663

FAR OUT-(JAPAN)NIHONJIN(70s Holy grail) SAALE! Label:EVERLAND Some albums are certainly a kind of holy grail for music lovers and collectors of a certain genre, style and era. Far Out with their eponymous debut and unfortunately also farewell album from 1973 have created such a sacred gem. Original copies in good condition change hands for up to $2000 and there are certainly a few not so official reprints on vinyl and CD out on the market which do not even come This is the real thing for those who still miss the melodies and atmosphere of the late '60s and very early '70s when people had a dream of a peaceful world and who enjoy early German cosmic kraut rock like Amon Düül II, Organisation (later to become Kraftwerk), the debut album by Tangerine Dream and more obscure stuff but also international bands like Pink Floyd, Gong, Twink and Hawkwind just as an East Asian version. A real gem and finally available with the real sound and package again. CD $15 SKU:22320

FEO-BEDSTE PÅ DEN FEDE MÅDE (Danish hippie-folk from the early '70s,) SAALE! Label:KARMA MUSIC Danish hippie-folk from the early '70s, sounding a little different than most Danish bands of the era, due to the baroque influences. These 24 tracks compile Feo's albums from 1971 and 1974, entitled 'Eg Meini Tedh' and 'Filtskolyd'. If you fancy genuinely charming and beautiful folk tunes with excellent acoustic guitar playing and gentle flutes, and you don't mind Danish vocals either, this one's for you. CD $14 SKU:21214

FEVER TREE - San Francisco Girls (TEXAS 1968)-Label:GEAR FAB The great Houston, Texas band that had a slew of 45's, EP's and LP"s out between 1967-1970. Collection contains all the original 10 tracks from their first self-titled 1968 LP on UNI + 5 previously unre. tracks. From the original mastertapes.17 tracks CD $10 SKU:18658

LONDON DRI - Western Skies 1967-69 LOS ANGELES PSYCH Label:BREAKAWAY 8-page booklet with history by Mike Dugo & pics - London Dri had it all: From garage-rock to classic US psychedelia to UK styled Mod/psych. Finally here’s the band’s legacy—11 killer tracks in their distinctive London Dri style. CD $10 SKU:16371

MONDO TOPLESS - TAKE IT SLOW ( fuzz-drenched, organ-fueled garage mayhem w 60s garage covers ) Label:GET HIP Influences are the Sonics, Fuzztones, Kinks, Lyres, Cynics, Chesterfield Kings and morePhiladelphia's Farfisa-drenched garage masters Mondo Topless have been serving audiences a fiery concoction of shredding guitars, throbbing bass, and thumping drums for a while now. This driving, raunchy and in-your-face rocker serves the perfect musical background for a night of debauchery.. CD $10 SKU:21934

THUNDERS, Johnny--Diary of a Gypsy Lover 23 TRAX ALTERNATE STUDIO CUTS,LIVE,RADIO)?Label:SONIC Punk rock guitar hero, earning a cult following for his noisy but epic style a few years before the insouciant new music gained its name. Following in the footsteps of his idol and role model Keith Richards, Johnny Thunders (born John Anthony Genzale, Jr.) lived the ultimate rock & roll life, spending most of his days churning out tough, sloppy three-chord rock & roll and gaining nearly as strong a reputation for his decades-long struggle with addiction as for his music. Thunders made his greatest impact as a member of the New York Dolls, the proto-punk glam rockers of the early '70s. During the late '70s, he was a familiar figure on the New York punk scene, both with his band the Heartbreakers and as a solo artist. Thunders performed and recorded steadily until his death in 1991, turning out a series of records that inadvertently documented the struggles of his life and his art. CD $10 SKU:20428

BLOODSTAINS ACROSS CALIF - VA (rare KDB punk reissue) -Label:BLOODSTAINS Second record in the Bloodstains series. This, along with ...Texas and ...Midwest were the originals of this series. The information given about the bands/records is as often fiction as it is fact. Nonetheless, this is one of the best in the series! COMP CD $10 SKU:10938

BLOODSTAINS ACROSS MIDWEST - VA 16 Essential Punk Rock Blasts (70s punk) Label:BLOODSTAINS COMP CD $14 SKU:22911

BLOODSTAINS ACROSS TEXAS- VA (rare KDB punk reissue) -Label:BLOODSTAINS What a way to kick off a series!!! This is one of the best punk reissue comps ever!. Followed soon by Bloostains Across California and ...the Midwest, these comps are the original three in the Bloodstains series. All put together by the same madman, all completely incredible. They perfectly capture the feeling of each area. COMP CD $10 SKU:10936

KILLED BY DEATH Vol 10Raw Rare Punk Rock 77-82-Label:KBD COMP CD $10 SKU:22976

KILLED BY DEATH Vol 12Raw Rare Punk Rock 77-82-Label:REDRUM Compilation of tracks from extremely rare U.S. and Canadian punk records (1977-1982) COMP CD $10 SKU:22977

LOST SOULS Vol 2 -Garage Psych from Arkansas and Beyond 1965-1971- VA ( 60s Garage/ Psych ) Label:Psych of the South This compilation gathers unheard, unknown, and legendary garage and psychedelic rock from from Arkansas and SE Missouri in the 1960s. PLUS for the first time the garage punk classic The Modds - Leave My House is sourced directly from a recently discovered reel to reel tape revealing more than ever heard before. Featuring finds from Variety Recording Studio (home of Alley Records) in Jonesboro, Arkansas and MORE. ALL tracks sourced from reel to reel tapes recovered from private collections of the original musicans and studio owners. Fifteen bands are featured in an extensive 20 page full color booklet including liner notes with details on EVERY band. The sounds contained within reveal a hidden history of garage and psychedelic music previously unknown to exist. Hear new sounds from the past ranging from primitive garage to heavy psych and beyond. COMP CD $15 SKU:10777

LOST SOULS Vol 4 Unreleased 1960s Garage and Psychedelic Rock from Arkansas -Label:Psych of the South Lost Souls Volume 4 features ALL unreleased tracks from the heyday of garage and psychedelic rock in Arkansas from 1965-1968. LMORE INFO ON SITE COMP CD $15 SKU:15175

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

MAGIC IN THE AIR -Volume 1- 1966-1970 The Birth of Cool Britannia - PSYCH POP! 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

MIXED UP MINDS - PART 10 Obscure Rock & Pop from the British Isles 1969-1974-Label:PARTICLES Mixed Up Minds investigates the overlooked underbelly of British rock and pop from the late 1960s and early 1970s. Volume Ten of the intrepid series captures a further glimpse of the rumblings from British suburbia with 20 melodic musings from a variety of unsung wonders whose place in the British pop phenomena is now safely secure. Includes 12-page full-color booklet with comprehensive liner notes and rare color photographs. COMP CD $14 SKU:21284

MIXED UP MINDS - Pt 3 British Pop - Label:PARTICLES The Mixed Up Minds series sets forth into the deep and wondrous valleys of British pop, daring to bring forth a collection of rare, overlooked and obscure gems that have so far eluded compilers worldwide, gleaned from the flamboyant underbelly of British rock and adolescent pop of the late 60s & early 70s. This eagerly anticipated third volume presents twenty slabs of melodic disgrace from a variety of bad-tempered boy bands when it was cool to be boys in a band! On this collection, we present the final days of British Garage punk with echoes of freakbeat and psychedelia being laid to rest in this celebratory volume of Rare and obscure British Rock and pop. COMP CD $12 SKU:14439

MURDER PUNK- Vol 1 ( Rare Aussie 70’s punk ) - Label:Murder Punk Killer 23 track coll. of ultra rare Aussie punk EP’s. Chosen Few, Victims, Suicide Squad, Babeez, Psycho Surgeons, Scientists and Tough Criminals. Imp COMP CD $10 SKU:22920

MUSIC SUPERVISOR’S BEST FRIEND - VA 1998 - Label:DIONYSUS UNSEALED PROMO ONLY RELEASE with samples of Hell Yeah, Bacchus, Dionysus . COMP CD $3 SKU:17580

THE FAMILY OF APOSTOLIC(60s enchanting, mind-expanding relic)Label:LITA Apostolic was many things: a label, a collective, a state of mind even. But before all of that, it was a recording studio set up by New Yorker John Townley.
As a member of the Magicians, (you recognize that name from the Nuggets albums), Townley worked in some of the finest studios in the USA, but he felt he was on a conveyor belt. “You had to do the creation ahead of time, which is not my idea of a good time,” he says now. "You had all this stuff to play with, and you weren’t allowed to play with it.” When Townley came into an $85,000 inheritance he immediately invested in a loft building on 10th Street, New York, against the advice of, well, “everybody”. But there were fellow believers. Friends Matt Hoffman and Michael and Danny Weiss, heirs to the Weiss jewelry fortune, helped assemble the studio, which was built to bleeding-edge specifications and even had a 12-track recorder.Soon, it was attracting likeminded souls such as Frank Zappa, whose Mothers Of Invention recorded several landmark LPs at Apostolic. But the greatest example of the output of this artistic community is the sprawling double LP The Family of Apostolic. A utopian album inspired by global cultures ranging from Pakistani folk songs to Scottish traditional music and Chinese opera, it was made by a cast of 19, bonded by a desire to create “primitive performance art” from surrealist happenings. "The idea of Apostolic was that the whole operation was a family,” says Townley. “Anybody could do anything if they participated.Despite the possibilities opened up by the studio and the chance to treat the desk as an instrument, The Family Of Apostolic is nonetheless a folk record at heart, and sounds downright spare in places. The experimentation was there in subtle ways, per Townley’s desire for each song to be “like just a natural happening. We were trying to get a very close, upfront, live feeling.” Released under a deal with Vanguard, the rambling album proved too difficult to market. Singles were released under different artist names, serving only to confuse the public more. Soon the studio was heading down the tubes, thanks in part to Jimi Hendrix’s multi-track studio Electric Lady opening two blocks away. And before long, the Apostolic dream was over.The album remains a curate’s egg, but one filled with delights. Opening track Redeemer asks, "O say, are you a true believer?” By the time you’ve listened to our deluxe reissue, you will be. COMP CD $10 SKU:24187