Hope everyone had a sufficiently spooky and safe Halloween. Hard to believe it's already November, which means we're now only a few weeks from Black Friday Record Store Day 2018. Guessing you've had a chance to check out the full list of exclusive releases by now, but if you haven't, feel free to peruse it here. You can also RSVP to our officialFacebook event page, which will keep you abreast of updates on the festivities, as well as info and pics of titles as they start trickling in. We can't wait!
Lots of exciting stuff hitting the racks this week, too. Everyone's favorite Australian psychedelic explorers KING GIZZARD & THE LIZARD WIZARD are reissuing their first five releases, which have never been available on vinyl in the U.S. and fetch monstrous prices on the second hand market. Buy any one of them and get a free promo poster, buy all five and get a Flightless Records tote bag! Thanks to the kind folks at ATO Records, we've also got ONE test pressing ofWilloughby's Beachto giveaway, How do you win? Pretty simple. We'll be hiding it somewhere in the store tomorrow morning. First person who finds it takes it home. Get here early!
Other new releases of note this week include the LP edition of Kanye and Kid Cudi's critically acclaimed Kids See Ghostsrecord,a remastered edition of Metallica's 1988 slammerAnd Justice For All(ask about swag with purchase!), and Mac Miller's final record,Swimming(arriving Friday). New Ty Segall and Greeting Committee to top it off! Check the full list of new releases below.
Art-goth pioneers Dead Can Dance are releasing their first full-length in six years this weekend, and we'll be hosting a listening party on Friday from 11-12. Come in to listen through the record, pick up a copy, and enter to win a signed lithograph from the band!
Brooklyn-based label Captured Tracks is celebrating their tenth anniversary this year and they're releasing two volumes of compilations to commemorate. We'll have both in stock this week, as well as drawings to win tote bags and pins. Pick up a comp and enter in-store!
Speaking of giveaways, we've also got a fresh prize pack featuring SUSPIRIA goodies (poster! T-shirt! Tote bag!), as well as prize packs from David Bowie, Rick and Morty, and others. Current ticket giveaways include chances to see Jeremy Messersmith, All Them Witches, and Underoath. You know we've always got you covered on the free stuff.
This Friday, we'll be hosting a night of music for Apocalypse Meow, an annual fundraiser committed to raising money for musicians' healthcare. We've been honored to be a part of this the last few years. Come check the Whiffs and Hot Suede and donate to a great cause!
See you then, Dylan, Judy, and the Team
New Music Releases 11/2/18 at Mills Record Company