Category Archives: CD

Dan Deacon Winnable Flag Photo Contest

Dan Deacon’s new album America is set to be released on August 28th, but you can pre-order it now and get in on a cool contest at the same time.  Fans who pre-order the CD, limited edition translucent LP (limited … Continue reading

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Sound Performance Chart Performance

Some recent chart positions for our May 1st projects: Marilyn Manson – Born Villain (Cooking Vinyl/Downtown) 38,000 Units Sold #10 Billboard 200 #1 Indie #1 Hard Rock #3 Rock #2 Alternative Lower Dens – Nootropics (Ribbon Music) #167 Billboard 200 … Continue reading

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Street Date: May 1st

Lower Dens – Nootropics (Ribbon Music, 2012) Rated 8.2/10 by Pitchfork Music There are bands who arrive fully formed and there are those who take a little while to find their footing. Sometimes all it takes is one song. In … Continue reading

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Marilyn Manson – Born Villain (Cooking Vinyl, 2012)

Today is Friday the 13th, what better day to welcome back Marilyn Manson who will release his new album Born Villain (Cooking Vinyl) in the US on May 1st.  This is Manson’s first recording since 2009’s The High End Of Low … Continue reading

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Stereogum’s 10 Most Anticipated Albums For Spring/Summer 2012

01. Fiona Apple – The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than The Driver Of The Screw, And Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do (June 2012) [Epic] 02. Beach House – Bloom (5/15/12) [Sub Pop] 03. Bear … Continue reading

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Some Optimistic Statistics

CDs are still the biggest seller by far, with more than 240  million sold for more than $3.1 billion. People spent more than $100 million on vinyl records last year. Unit sales and revenues were both up over 30%. Read … Continue reading

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