27-05-2022

New MOV titles in stores May 27

Including Yes, DAF, Bow Wow Wow, Cracker, L.J. Reynolds, Robert Cray and Keb' Mo' amongst others. 

To round up the workweek, we have another batch of releases that are in stores now:

After the release of 1st Step To Heaven by DAF, acclaimed house DJ's like John Peel called the German electropunk band “the Grandfathers of Techno”. The album is now available on gold coloured vinyl. The debut album by Bow Wow Wow was named one of the 50 greatest new wave albums by Vive Le Rock. It's titled See Jungle! See Jungle! Go Join Your Gang, Yeah, City All Over! Go Ape Crazy! and is available on green & yellow marbled vinyl. Also in stores is Cracker's self-titled debut album, which celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. For fans of soul we have Travelin' by L.J. Reynolds, also known as the ex-singer of The Dramatics. For the blues, check out Robert Cray Strong Persuader or Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues by Keb' Mo'. Lastly, it is also the release date of Yes' live album 9012 Live - The Solos on silver coloured vinyl. 

CRACKER - CRACKER

The American rock band Cracker origins from Bakersfield, California and was formed in 1990 by lead singer David Lowery and guitarist Johnny Hickman, who both came from the band Camper Van Beethoven. Cracker includes “Happy Birthday To Me” and the radio hit “Teen Angst (What The World Needs Now)”, which peaked at #1 on the US Modern Rock chart. 

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Includes insert with lyrics
  • 1992 debut album
  • Featuring “Happy Birthday To Me”, “Teen Angst” a.o.
KEB' MO' - MARTIN SCORSESE PRESENTS THE BLUES

Keb' Mo's Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues is the 2003 blues album, part of Martin Scorsese's The Blues documentary series. The series is dedicated to the history of blues music, which provided the ultimate opportunity for Keb' Mo' to compile the highlights of his career thus far. Scorsese selected the very best 16 tracks to feature on this 2LP, including “Come On In My Kitchen”, “Am I Wrong” and “Peace Of Mind”.   

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Includes 4-page booklet with pictures and liner notes
  • Compilation of songs selected by Martin Scorsese
  • Includes songs from his 1994 debut album, the Grammy Award-winning albums Just Like You and Slow Down and the track “Peace Of Mind”
  • Limited edition of 1500 individually numbered copies on translucent blue coloured vinyl
ROBERT CRAY - STRONG PERSUADER

Five-time Grammy Award winning blues singer Robert Cray recorded his fifth studio album Strong Persuader together with Grammy Award winning producer Bruce Bromberg. The 10-track album included three singles, including “Right Next Door (Because Of Me)”, “I Guess I Showed Her” and “Smoking Gun”, the latter reaching #2 on the US Rock chart and #22 on the Billboard Hot 100. 

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • 1987 Grammy Award for “Best Contemporary Blues Recording”
  • Five-time Grammy Award winner Robert Cray
  • Includes the hit singles “Right Next Door (Because Of Me)”, “Smoking Gun”, “More Than I Can Stand” a.o.
L.J. REYNOLDS - TRAVELIN’

In 1982 L.J. Reynolds released his second solo album Travelin', which was a split production between Reynolds and Don Davis. This classic soul album includes “Trust In Me”, “Say You Will” and “Call Me”, the latter being written by Aretha Franklin. Travelin' features guest performances by Bernie Worrell and William “Bootsy” Collins.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Classic soul album
  • Includes “Say You Will”, “Trust In Me” and a cover version of Aretha Franklin's “Call Me” a.o.
  • Featuring guest musicians Bernie Worrell and William “Bootsy” Collins
YES - 9012 LIVE - THE SOLOS

9012Live: The Solos(1985) is the third live album by English rock band Yes. Recorded during their 1984 world tour in support of their eleventh studio album, 90125, the album features a selection of solo tracks performed by each of the five band members, plus live versions of two songs from 90125.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Featuring live recordings of Yes' 1984 world tour in support of 90125
DAF - 1ST STEP TO HEAVEN

DAF (Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft) is an influential German electropunk band from Düsseldorf (Germany). 1st Step To Heaven , which was (and still is) their only album in English. DAF received a lot of acclaim after this release. John Peel called them “the Grandfathers of Techno” and House music pioneer Adonis stated that the album was “House before there was House”.

  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • Includes insert
  • 1986 album incl. the singles “Voulez Vous Coucher Avec Moi” and “Brothers”
  • House music pioneer Adonis quotes “1st Step To Heaven was House before there was House“
  • Limited edition of 1000 individually numbered copies on gold coloured vinyl
BOW WOW WOW - SEE JUNGLE! SEE JUNGLE! GO JOIN YOUR GANG YEAH! CITY ALL OVER! GO APE CRAZY!
  • 180 gram audiophile vinyl
  • English new wave band created by Malcolm McLaren
  • 1981 debut album feat. the hit single “Go Wild In The Country”
  • Original cover artwork
  • Vive Le Rock named it one of the 50 greatest new wave albums
  • Limited edition of 2000 individually numbered copies on green & yellow marbled vinyl

27-05-2022