Out This Week / on 31 July 2015

Led Zeppelin / Presence,  In Through The Out Door and Coda deluxe reissues

The final three Led Zeppelin albums are reissued with the usual companion audio discs and expensive – but quality – super deluxe box sets. Read more

Joy Division / Vinyl reissues

The two classic Joy Division compilations Substance and Still are reissued on 180g vinyl this week by Rhino, complete with replica packaging. Read more


The Band / The Capitol Albums 1968-1997

Nine-LP The Band vinyl box that gathers together eight albums including the 2LP live set Rock of AgesRead more


Procol Harum / A Salty Dog (deluxe reissue)

Procol Harum‘s third album was issued in 1969 and this deluxe edition is newly remastered with 12 bonus tracks (five previously unreleased). Follow-up Home is also out this week.

Alice Cooper / The Studio Albums 1969-1983 (15CD box)

Generous 15CD Alice Cooper clamshell box contains all the Warner Bros. albums from 1969’s Pretties For You to DaDa from 1983. Read more

The Jesus and Mary Chain / Live at Barrowlands (deluxe)

2LP+CD+Book deluxe celebration of The Jesus and Mary Chain‘s ‘homecoming’ gig at Glasgow’s Barrowlands venue where they played Psychocandy in full, plus some other singles and fan favourites. Read more

Tony Banks / A Chord Too Far  (4CD box)

This four-disc Tony Banks set from Esoteric Recordings contains music drawn from his seven solo albums and two orchestral works, with some unreleased tracks. Read more

Ashford & Simpson / Stay Free (Expanded CD)

The songwriting duo’s 1979 album is expanded with four bonus tracks, including single versions and Tom Moulton remixes.

The The / Hyena 2LP coloured vinyl

The The / Hyena 2LP (coloured vinyl)

Matt Johnson’s third soundtrack under the The The moniker is released on double coloured gatefold vinyl. Read more


John Carpenter / Escape From New York (2LP soundtrack)

Silva Screen bring the expanded Escape From New York soundtrack – previously issued on CD in 2000 – to double gatefold vinyl. Features 20 minutes of previously unreleased music.


Simple Minds / Celebrate (2LP Black vinyl)

First issued on clear vinyl for Record Store Day, the Simple Minds Celebrate release features the SSE Hydro gig from last year, and is now widely available on double black vinyl. Unlike the RSD release, this is a single sleeve rather than gatefold.

2 responses to Out This Week / on 31 July 2015

  1. darren says:

    Looking forward to Substance on vinyl. My old copy is slightly worn out!! :)

  2. gary C says:

    I picked up a promo single CD of the JAMC release last week for £3. Now I realise I won’t be around for the next week or to take delivery/hide it from the GF…

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