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  • You Are Free You Are Free Quick View

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    You Are Free

    Originally released in 2003, You Are Free is the critically acclaimed sixth full-length release from Cat Power aka Chan Marshall. Although the epic 14-song set includes guest appearances from Dave Grohl, Eddie Vedder and Warren Ellis, it's the richly complex vocal stylings and minor-key poetics of Marshall that are front and center here. Exploring the nature of relationships and fame, from the anguished, layered "Speak to Me" to the searching irony of "He War," You Are Free is at turns evocative, intense and beautifully beguiling. Matador Records' 120g vinyl reissue with MP3 coupon.
    1. I Don't Blame You
    2. Free
    3. Good Woman (ft. Warren Ellis and Eddie Vedder)
    4. Speak For Me
    5. Werewolf
    6. Fool
    7. He War
    8. Shaking Paper
    9. Babydoll
    10. Maybe Not
    11. Names
    12. Half Of You
    13. Keep On Runnin'
    14. Evolution (ft. Eddie Vedder)
    Cat Power
    Vinyl LP Reissue - Sealed Buy Now
  • Alien Lanes Alien Lanes Quick View

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    Alien Lanes

    Originally released in 1995 on Matador Records, their first for the label, Alien Lanes is the 8th overall full-length from lo-fi legends Guided By Voices. One of the band's most popular, Alien Lanes makes an art out of pairing anthemic hooks with muscular and melodic rock 'n' roll guitars, almost exclusively accomplished here in brief blazes of brilliance and beauty.
    1. A Salty Salute
    2. Evil Speakers
    3. Watch Me Jumpstart
    4. They're Not Witches
    5. As We Go Up, We Go Down
    6. (I Wanna Be a) Dumbcharger
    7. Game of Pricks
    8. The Ugly Vision
    9. A Good Flying Bird
    10. Cigarette Tricks
    11. Pimple Zoo
    12. Big Chief Chinese Restaurant
    13. Closer You Are
    14. Auditorium
    15. Motor Away
    16. Hit
    17. My Valuable Hunting Knife
    18. Gold Hick
    19. King and Caroline
    20. Striped White Jets
    21. Ex-Supermodel
    22. Blimps Go 90
    23. Strawdogs
    24. Chicken Blows
    25. Little Whirl
    26. My Son Cool
    27. Always Crush Me
    28. Alright
    Guided By Voices
    Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Matador Singles '08 Matador Singles '08 Quick View

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    Matador Singles '08

    In this short span of time, Reatard has cranked out more memorable songs than some acts do in their whole careers -- Pitchfork

    For the six months leading up to this release, Matador has put out a limited edition 7-inch by Memphis boy wonder Reatard. Each generated more attention, but was released in a progressively more limited run, starting with 3,500 copies for the first and ending with 400 copies for the sixth. This package collects all six (excluding the Deerhunter track on #4), plus one extra song. Each tune is a perfect snarling pop-punk gem.

    1. See/Saw
    2. Screaming Hand
    3. Painted Shut
    4. An Ugly Death
    5. Always Wanting More
    6. You Mean Nothing To Me
    7. Flourescent Grey
    8. Trapped Here
    9. Hiding Hole
    10. DOA
    11. No Time
    12. You Were Sleeping
    13. TBC
    Jay Reatard
    Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Terror Twilight Terror Twilight Quick View

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    Terror Twilight

    To coincide with Pavement's 2010 reunion tour and the release of Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement, Matador Records is launching a new vinyl series featuring all 5 of the band's studio albums plus the Watery, Domestic EP.
    1. Spit On A Stranger

    2. Folk Jam
    3. You Are A Light

    4. Cream Of Gold

    5. Major Leagues
    6. Platform Blues

    7. Ann Don't Cry

    8. Billie
    9. Speak, See, Remember
    10. The Hexx
    11. ...And Carrot Rope
    120 Gram Audiophile Virgin Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Watery, Domestic Watery, Domestic Quick View

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    Watery, Domestic

    To coincide with Pavement's 2010 reunion tour and the release of Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement, Matador Records is launching a new vinyl series featuring all 5 of the band's studio albums plus the Watery, Domestic EP.
    1. Texas Never Whispers
    2. Frontwards
    3. (Linden) Lions
    4. Shoot the Singer (1 Sick Verse)
    Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Wowee Zowee Wowee Zowee Quick View

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    Wowee Zowee

    To coincide with Pavement's 2010 reunion tour and the release of Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement, Matador Records is launching a new vinyl series featuring all 5 of the band's studio albums plus the Watery, Domestic EP.
    1. We Dance
    2. Rattled By The Rush
    3. Black Out
    4. Brinx Job
    5. Grounded
    6. Serpentine Pad
    7. Motion Suggests
    8. Father To A Sister Of Thought
    9. Extradition
    10. Best Friends Arm
    11. Grave Architecture
    12. AT & T
    13. Flux = Rad
    14. Fight This Generation
    15. Kennel District
    16. Pueblo
    17. Half A Canyon
    18. Western Homes
    Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Brighten The Corners Brighten The Corners Quick View

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    Brighten The Corners

    Vinyl LP + MP3 Coupon

    To coincide with Pavement's 2010 reunion tour and the release of Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement, Matador Records is launching a new vinyl series featuring all 5 of the band's studio albums plus the Watery, Domestic EP.

    1. Stereo
    2. Shady Lane/J vs. S
    3. Transport is Arranged
    4. Date w/ IKEA
    5. Old to Begin
    6. Type Slowly
    7. Embassy Row
    8. Blue Hawaiian
    9. We Are Underused
    10. Passat Dream
    11. Starlings of the Slipstream
    12. Fin
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  • The Covers Record The Covers Record Quick View

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    The Covers Record

    Out of Print Since 2008!

    Chan Marshall's 2000 Matador release, The Covers Record, offers up intense and lovely renditions of classics and obscurities from the likes of The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, Michael Hurley, Nina Simone, traditional numbers and more. Back in print after a three year hiatus!

    1. (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction
    2. Kingsport Town
    3. Troubled Waters
    4. Naked, If I Want To
    5. Sweedeedee
    6. In This Hole
    7. I Found a Reason
    8. Wild Is the Wind
    9. Red Apples
    10. Paths of Victory
    11. Salty Dog
    12. Sea of Love
    Cat Power
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  • Slanted And Enchanted Slanted And Enchanted Quick View

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    Slanted And Enchanted

    Ranked 134/500 on Rolling Stone Magazine's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.

    Vinyl LP

    To coincide with Pavement's 2010 reunion tour and the release of Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement, Matador Records is launching a new vinyl series featuring all 5 of the band's studio albums plus the Watery, Domestic EP.

    1. Summer Babe (Winter Version)
    2. Trigger Cut/Wounded-Kite At :17
    3. No Life Singed Her
    4. In The Mouth A Desert
    5. Conduit For Sale!
    6. Zurich Is Stained
    7. Chelsey's Little Wrists
    8. Loretta's Scars
    9. Here
    10. Two States
    11. Perfume-V
    12. Fame Throwa
    13. Jackals, False Grails: The Lonesome Era
    14. Our Singer
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  • Orange (Awaiting Repress) Orange (Awaiting Repress) Quick View

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    Orange (Awaiting Repress)

    Originally released on Matador Records in 1994, Orange is the third official full-length from punk/blues outfit The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion. Recorded with Jim Waters, Orange finds the band living up to its name with an unconventional Stax meets blues sound and a full string section. Also includes a noteworthy guest appearance by Beck.

    1. Bellbottoms

    2. Ditch
    3. Dang
    4. Very Rare
    5. Sweat
    6. Cowboy
    7. Orange
    8. Brenda
    9. Dissect
    10. Blues X Man
    11. Full Grown
    12. Flavor
    13. Greyhound
    Jon Spencer Blues Explosion
    Vinyl LP - Sealed AWAITING REPRESS Buy Now
  • Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement Quick View

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    Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement

    2 Vinyl LPs + MP3 Coupon

    To coincide with Pavement's 2010 reunion tour and the release of Quarantine The Past: The Best Of Pavement, Matador Records is launching a new vinyl series featuring all 5 of the band's studio albums plus this, the Watery, Domestic EP.

    2010 is the year of the long-awaited Pavement reunion tour, already including 4 sold-out shows in Central Park, headlining major festivals all over the world, and in general underlining the frenzy that awaits the first performances of one of the most important band of the 1990s in a decade. A whole generation of kids who never saw the band now have their chance.

    This remastered mid-priced, 23-track Greatest Hits collection, chosen by the band, ranges from their Top 10 Modern Rock hit Cut Your Hair to nearly all their singles, some underrated album tracks, 3 choice pre-Matador cuts and one obscure compilation track singing the praises of REM.

    2. Frontwards (WATERY, DOMESTIC EP)
    3. Mellow Jazz Docent (PERFECT SOUND FOREVER EP)
    5. In The Mouth A Desert (SLANTED & ENCHANTED)
    6. Two States (SLANTED & ENCHANTED)
    8. Shady Lane / J Vs. S (BRIGHTEN THE CORNERS)
    11. Grounded (WOWEE ZOWEE)
    12. Summer Babe (Winter Version) (SLANTED & ENCHANTED)
    15. Debris Slide (PERFECT SOUND FOREVER EP)
    16. Shoot The Singer (1 Sick Verse) (WATERY, DOMESTIC EP)
    17. Spit On A Stranger (TERROR TWILIGHT)
    18. Heaven Is a Truck (CROOKED RAIN, CROOKED RAIN)
    19. Trigger Cut/Wounded-Kite At :17 (SLANTED & ENCHANTED)
    20. Embassy Row (BRIGHTEN THE CORNERS)
    21. Box Elder (SLAY TRACKS 1933-1969 EP)
    22. Unseen Power Of The Picket Fence (NO ALTERNATIVE COMP)
    23. Fight This Generation (WOWEE ZOWEE)
    Vinyl LP - 2 LPs Sealed Buy Now
  • Dub Egg Dub Egg Quick View

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    Dub Egg

    Following up on last year's acclaimed limited-edition LP for Mexican Summer, the Austin-based quartet The Young (guitarist/vocalist Hans Zimmerman, bassist Jason Costanszo, guitarist Kyle Edwards and drummer Ryan Maloney) make their proper debut with a crafted, explosive record best summed up as "classic Matador meets classic rock."

    After a year sharing the stage with Sic Alps, Kurt Vile, Pierced Arrows, Endless Boogie and other masters of modern rock guitar, their meticulous interplay has become both uncanny and unstoppable. Dub Egg is a shimmering, incandescent approach to classic forms that nobody could have imagined from these guys a couple years ago. The album carries echos of Crazy Horse, Television, Quicksilver Messenger Service, the Dream Syndicate as well as the aforementioned.

    Recorded in a woodland cabin, all-analog and self-produced, this exceptionally beautiful sounding rock album, to be released on Matador Records, is the sort of expansive, guitar masterclass (never at the expense of terrific songs, mind you) they've only hinted at previously.

    1. Livin' Free
    2. Don't Hustle For Love
    3. Dance With The Ramblers
    4. Poisoned Hell
    5. Only Way Out
    6. Plunging Rollers
    7. White Cloud
    8. NUMB
    9. The Mirage
    10. Talking To Rose
    The Young
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  • What Would The Community Think What Would The Community Think Quick View

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    What Would The Community Think

    Back In Print!

    Cat Power's outstanding 1996 debut for Matador Records finds Chan Marshall backed by producer Steve Shelley of Sonic Youth on percussion and Doug Easley on pedal steel guitar. The rare combination of musicians works to perfection here on the passionate cuts Nude As The News, Water and Air and a cover of Smog's Bathysphere among others. This reissue also includes a coupon for a free MP3 download of the album.

    1. In This Hole
    2. Good Clean Fun
    3. What Would The Community Think
    4. Nude As The News
    5. They Tell Me
    6. Taking People
    7. Fate Of The Human Carbine
    8. King Rides By
    9. Bathysphere
    10. Water And Air
    11. Enough
    12. The Coat Is Always On
    Cat Power
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  • Extra Painful Extra Painful Quick View

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    Extra Painful

    Deluxe Reissue of 1993's classic Painful, in time
    for the band's 30th anniversary.

    2xLP includes bonus 7" in p/s with ephemera,
    photos, original band-aid sticker, the first YLT
    Gazette in 14 years, liner notes by Matador's
    Gerard Cosloy and the band.

    This release includes three unreleased songs
    from the original sessions recording Painful.

    In addition there are locked loops of alternate
    versions of "Big Day Coming" and "From A Motel
    6" in the runout grooves of LP2.

    LP 1: Painful (1993)
    1. Big Day Coming
    2. From A Motel 6
    3. Double Dare
    4. Superstar-watcher
    5. Nowhere Near
    6. Sudden Organ
    7. A Worrying Thing
    8. I Was A Fool Beside You For Too Long
    9. The Whole Of The Law
    10. Big Day Coming
    11. I Heard You Looking

    LP 2: Extra Painful Bonus Disc (1992-1993)
    1. Nowhere Near (demo)
    2. From A Motel 6 (live Acoustic)
    3. Tunnel Vision (unreleased Instrumental Demo)
    4. Sudden Organ (demo)
    5. Smart Window (unreleased Painful Session)
    6. Big Day Coming (live Acoustic)
    7. Slow Learner (unreleased Demo)
    8. Double Dare (demo)
    9. A Worrying Thing (demo)
    10. I Heard You Looking (live)

    Shaker 7" - Exact Repro Of Original Single
    1. Shaker
    2. For Shame Of Doing Wrong

    Yo La Tengo
    Vinyl LP + 7 - 2 LPs Sealed Buy Now
  • Hologram Jams Hologram Jams Quick View

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    Hologram Jams

    The duo, Jaguar Love is comprised of ex-Blood Brothers Johnny Whitney (vocals, piano) and Cody Votolato (guitar, bass). Having already caught the eye of Queens of the Stone Age, who took them on tour last year, Jaguar Love has since inspired Matador Records, who released an album and an EP, as well as Fat Possum Records, who have signed them to a worldwide deal. This, their sophomore release Hologram Jams is produced by John Goodmanson.
    1. I Started A Fire
    2. Polaroids and Red Wine
    3. Cherry Soda
    4. Don't Die Alone
    5. Up All Night
    6. Jaguar Warriors
    7. Everything Is Awesome
    8. Evaline
    9. Sad Parade
    10. A Prostitue An Angel
    11. Freak Out
    Jaguar Love
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  • Deep Tissue Deep Tissue Quick View

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    Deep Tissue

    Started by Kid Millions and Bobby Matador of Oneida, People of the North is an ongoing but sporadic outgrowth of that restlessly experimental Brooklyn assemblage. It has always included Kid and Bobby, and usually other members of Oneida as well. While there are no clearly defined boundaries separating POTn from Oneida, it might be fair to say that the music is more staunchly devoted to minimalism, repetition, improvisation, and sternness than the wide-ranging efforts of the big brother band.
    1. Tunnels
    2. Vastest Island, The
    3. Summer Leaves
    4. Over Me
    People Of The North
    Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Love Comes Close Love Comes Close Quick View

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    Love Comes Close

    Love Comes Close is the debut full-length from Philly/New York quartet Cold Cave. Matador is now reissuing the instantly sold-out self-released album from August of 2009. The warm, rich synth pop sounds are laced with equal measures of romance and nihilism and somewhere in these realms of negative hiss and out-of-body bliss, there is a peak awaiting all who enter. Singer/keyboardist/songwriter Wesley Eisold is joined by Caralee McElroy (ex-Xiu Xiu), Dominick Fernow (Prurient) and Sarah Lipstate (ex-Parts & Labor, Noveller). Eisold himself served time with hardcore punk legends American Nightmare/Give Up The Ghost and Some Girls.
    1. Cebe And Me
    2. Love Comes Close
    3. Life Magazine
    4. The Laurels Of Erotomania
    5. Heaven Was Full
    6. The Trees Grew Emotions And Died
    7. Hello Rats
    8. Youth And Lust
    9. I.C.D.K.
    Cold Cave
    Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Casual Victim Pile: Austin 2010 (Discontinued) Casual Victim Pile: Austin 2010 (Discontinued) Quick View

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    Casual Victim Pile: Austin 2010 (Discontinued)

    Matador's Casual Victim Pile: Austin 2010, features 17 songs from a newer generation of Austin bands (plus a couple of wildly talented ringers from Denton for good measure). Of the albums 19 songs, 18 are previously unreleased, Harlems Beautiful & Very Smart being the only current exception. Only Harlem, The Golden Boys, The Distant Seconds and Elvis have released full albums previously, while several of the bands on this album (Flesh Lights, Dikes Of Holland, KOSL, The Stuffies, The Persimmons) are making their recorded debuts.

    1. Follow That Bird! The Ghosts That Wake You
    2. The Young Blister
    3. Woven Bones Spirits Roam
    4. Flesh Lights Crush On You
    5. Dikes Of Holland Little City Girl
    6. Tre Orsi The Engineer
    7. The Distant Seconds Akron Bureau
    8. Kingdom Of Suicide Lovers Hoboken Snow
    9. Elvis Mommys Little Soliders
    10. Love Collector First 48
    11. Bad Sports Cant Remember Your Name
    12. Wild America Drink It Dry
    13. Harlem Beautiful & Very Smart
    14. The Stuffies No Ones Gonna Miss You
    15. The Golden Boys Older Than You
    16. The No No No Hopes Nobodys Fool
    17. The Teeners - Nazis On Film
    18. The Persimmons The Notice
    19. Lost Controls Entirely Wired For Sound

    Various Artists
    Vinyl LP - 2 LPs Sealed Buy Now
  • Palo Santo (Expanded Edition) Palo Santo (Expanded Edition) Quick View

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    Palo Santo (Expanded Edition)

    Austin's Shearwater debut on Matador with a completely refurbished edition of their critically acclaimed 2006 album. They re-recorded five of the eleven tracks and added new cover art, deluxe packaging in the form of a gatefold digipak inside an O-card, plus a bonus CD containing eight additional tracks, all for the price of one CD. The music is a soaring, vast, multi-instrumental song-cycle. The vocals and songwriting recall bands as diverse as Roxy Music/Bryan Ferry and late Talk Talk, but this is unabashedly rock music, anchored by Thor Harris's mighty Bonhamesque drums.

    1. La Dame Et La Licorne

    2. Red Sea,Black Sea

    3. White Waves

    4. Palo Santo

    5. Seventy-Four,Seventy-Five

    6. Nobody

    7. Sing Little Birdie

    8. Johnny Viola

    9. Failed Queen

    10. Hail, Mary

    11. Going Is Song

    12. My Only Boy

    13. Every Hook,Every Eye

    14. Special Rider Blues (Skip James)

    15. Sing, Little Birdie

    16. Palo Santo

    17. Discontinuities

    18. Red Sea,Black Sea

    19. Failed Queen

    20. Lilacs

    Vinyl LP - 2 LPs Sealed Buy Now
  • Moon Pix Moon Pix Quick View

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    Moon Pix

    Cat Power's stirring 1998 album Moon Pix, her fourth overall, continued Chan Marshall's evolution from indie-rock queen to reflective, accomplished songstress. The addition of The Dirty Three's Mick Turner and Jim White here also adds new depth to the proceedings as they gracefully complement Marshall's compelling, intricate guitar lines and gently insistent vocals to fine effect. Moon Pix is a soulful collection of songs that begins to truly uncover the raw power and emotional vulnerability that would inform Marshall's work from here on out. Matador Records 120g vinyl reissue with MP3 coupon.
    1. American Flag
    2. He Turns Down
    3. No Sense
    4. Say
    5. Metal Heart
    6. Back of Your Head
    7. Moonshiner
    8. You May Know Him
    9. Colors And The Kids
    10. Cross Bones Style
    11. Peking Saint
    Cat Power
    Vinyl LP Reissue - Sealed Buy Now
  • Electr-O-Pura Electr-O-Pura Quick View

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    Electro-O-Pura is the classic 1995 album from Hoboken, NJ's favorite sons Yo La Tengo that brilliantly bridges the band's underground adventures of yesteryear with the keen sense of melody and mood that would inform many of the group's subsequent releases. The dynamic 14-song set is equally turbulent and subdued, emotionally dark and atmospherically light, yet altogether engaging and ambitious, no better exemplified than on the up-tempo pop number Tom Courtenay and the slow-building Blue Line Swinger. Matador Records 120g vinyl reissue with MP3 coupon.
    1. Decora
    2. Flying Lesson (Hot Chicken #1)
    3. The Hour Grows Late
    4. Tom Courtenay
    5. False Ending
    6. Pablo and Andrea
    7. Paul is Dead
    8. False Alarm
    9. The Ballad of Red Buckets
    10. Dont Say A Word (Hot Chicken #2)
    11. (Straight Down to the) Bitter End
    12. My Hearts Reflection
    13. Attack On Love
    14. Blue Line Swinger
    Yo La Tengo
    Vinyl LP Reissue - Sealed Buy Now
  • Watch Me Fall Watch Me Fall Quick View

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    Watch Me Fall

    For his second studio album and proper Matador debut, Memphis prolific punk wunderkind Jay Reatard has moved beyond his roots and recorded an album chockful of irresistible melodies, the songs cascading with joyous hooks. He would not be Jay Reatard, however, if there wasn't a certain aggro negativity, and the song titles and lyrics do much to undercut the pop sensibility: I'm Watching You, Hang Them All, Can't Do It Anymore, Wounded, It Ain't Gonna Save Me.

    The perfect summer album for disaffected youth across the country, Jay will be trekking from coast to coast all summer with his ex-In The Red labelmates The Oh Sees and TV Smith (of the Adverts).

    1. It Ain't Gonna Save Me
    2. Before I Was Caught
    3. Man Of Steel
    4. Can't Do It Anymore
    5. Faking It
    6. I'm Watching You
    7. Wounded
    8. Rotten Mind
    9. Nothing Now
    10. My Reality
    11. Hang Them All
    12. There Is No Sun
    Jay Reatard
    Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Between The Times And The Tides Between The Times And The Tides Quick View

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    Between The Times And The Tides

    Between The Times And The Tides is the first proper, song-oriented studio album from Sonic Youth guitarist Lee Ranaldo. Recorded with longstanding Sonic Youth producer John Agnello, the album is a shimmering and melodic tapestry of rock sounds.

    Ranaldos trademark alternate-tuning guitar work is at the forefront here, but it is amplified by brilliant leadwork from Wilcos Nels Cline on every track. The all-star lineup also includes Sonic Youths Steve Shelley on drums, Alan Licht on guitar, and John Medeski on keyboards. There are also cameos from original Sonic Youth drummer Bob Bert and producer and instrumentalist Jim ORourke.

    Between The Times and The Tides is equal parts smart, confident and loose in a manner that recalls some of Matador's favorite rock n' roll projects yet sounds like a fantastic new band that was apparently being assembled right under our noses. With lyrics plumbing Ranaldos childhood and adolescence, its a fascinatingly approachable song collection from one of rocks greatest guitarists. Includes MP3 coupon.

    1. Waiting On A Dream
    2. Off The Wall
    3. Xtina As I Knew Her
    4. Angles
    5. Hammer Blows
    6. Fire Island (phases)
    7. Lost (plane t Nice)
    8. Shouts
    9. Stranded
    10. Tomorrow Never Comes
    Lee Ranaldo
    Vinyl LP - Sealed Buy Now
  • Exile In Guyville (25th Anniversary) Exile In Guyville (25th Anniversary) Quick View

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    Exile In Guyville (25th Anniversary)

    Ranked 327/500 on Rolling Stone Magazine's 500 Greatest Albums of All Time.

    25th Anniversary Reissue Of Influential Landmark Album

    Certified Gold In 1998

    Remastered By Emily Lazar At The Lodge

    "Maybe the greatest work of traditional American indie rock that
    anyone has ever made. It's also probably the best road-trip album
    of its generation and the signal of a rare talent's arrival. It deserves
    to be celebrated. Let's do that." - Stereogum

    "A landmark of foul-mouthed, compromised intimacy, a tortured
    confessional, a workout in female braggadocio, and a wellspring of
    penetrating self-analysis and audacity." - The New Yorker

    "Exile is just one perfect song after another" - Rolling Stone

    "The genius of Liz Phair's debut is its wonderful simplicity. Phair
    was as straightforward as you could get-- her music was incredibly
    catchy, rootsy pop, fueled by timeless, original melodies and lyrics
    whose honesty was refreshing and, occasionally, shocking." - Pitchfork, #5 in the list of top 100 albums of the '90s

    2018 marks the 25th anniversary of Liz Phair's
    landmark Exile in Guyville album. On May 4th,
    Matador Records will reissue the album on vinyl
    and CD. Re-mastered by Emily Lazar at The Lodge,
    the album is set for a remembrance worthy of
    its greatness. In addition to the straight reissue,
    Matador is also releasing Girly-Sound To Guyville, an
    extensive vinyl box set to celebrate the anniversary.

    Originally released in 1993, Exile In Guyville is
    a seminal album and a feminist landmark. Its
    legendary status has only grown over the years.
    It's continually included in countless lists Rolling
    Stone's 500 Greatest albums of all time + 100 best
    albums of the 90s, Pitchfork's Top 100 albums of the
    90s, etc. Numerous essays and think pieces have
    been written about it and the number of accolades
    piled on is endless.

    Since the release of Exile in Guyville, Liz Phair has
    continued to defy expectation and break barriers.
    She has released five albums and is currently
    working on a new one. She has also composed
    music for television shows and received awards for
    that work. In November, it was announced that she
    would be fulfilling a longtime dream to be an author,
    having received a two-book deal with Random
    House. Her first book will be called Horror Stories
    which focuses on "heartbreak, motherhood, and
    everything in between".

    LP 1
    1. 6'1''
    2. Help Me Mary
    3. Glory
    4. Dance Of The Seven Veils
    5. Never Said
    6. Soap Star Joe
    7. Explain It To Me
    8. Canary
    9. Mesmerizing

    LP 2
    1. Fuck And Run
    2. Girls! Girls! Girls!
    3. Divorce Song
    4. Shatter
    5. Flower
    6. Johnny Sunshine
    7. Gunshy
    8. Stratford-On-Guy
    9. Strange Loop

    Liz Phair
    Vinyl LP - 2 LPs Sealed Buy Now
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