In no particular order these are the records we’ve been spinning the most, so far in 2023.
–William Tyler & the Impossible Truth “Secret Stratosphere” (DOUBLE LIVE ALBUM on Merge Records)
–Mystic 100s “On A Micro Diet” — Crazy double LP of crazy, acoustic psych jams… listen here.
–Neil Young “Somewhere Under the Rainbow: Nov. 5, 1973” (NYA release)
–Bass Drum of Death “Say I Won’t” (Fat Possum) — Excellent new album from local boys, BDOD. This is a ripper and was selected for our Record of the Month Club in February.
–NUGGETS box set RSD (compiled by our pal Lenny Kaye for Record Store Day)
–The Cure SHOW Picture Disc (Rhino Records RSD release)–The Cure… LIVE… and in top form. Here’s a pic of Robert Smith just because.
–boygenius “the record” — It’s been a while since a new release saw this much love from our customers. Thanks y’all!
–Andrew Hill “Dance With Death” (Blue Note Tone Poet Series reissue)
–Wednesday “Rat Saw God” (Dead Oceans)–Be sure and catch this band in Water Valley, MS on March 20th for a free show downtown… NOT TO BE MISSED!
–De La Soul catalog vinyl/cassette reissues including “3 Feet High and Rising”
–Steve Reich “The String Quartets” (Deustche Grammophone)–Performed by the Mivos Quartet.
–Yo La Tengo “Stupid World” (Matador Records) –YLT, once again, puts out one of the best albums of the year.
–Bob Dylan “Fragments: Time Out of Mind Sessions: The Bootleg Series Vol. 17” BOX SET–Revelatory look and listen to Dylan’s process behind the Grammy-winning album. Dylan freaks unite!
–MS Paint “Post-American” (Excellent new jams from Mississippi-based group. Check out their bandcamp asap!)
–Tyler Keith & The Apostles “Hell To Pay”–Local Oxford hero, Tyler Keith, is in top form these days and this is just the newest proof.
We’ll be adding more to the list shortly… check back soon!