Keeping a longstanding tradition alive as an official sponsor of RECORD STORE DAY (RSD), Warner Records proudly announces not one, but two RSD Drops of exclusive vinyl set for June 12 and July 17, 2021. This year, the label presents seven very limited-edition titles for Drop 1 and another six for Drop 2. These include music by everyone from Tom Petty, Linkin Park, Gorillaz, Deftones, Mastodon, Randy Newman, PARTYNEXTDOOR, The Flaming Lips, DVSN, Majid Jordan, Conor Oberst, and many more.
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Record Store Day exclusives for summer 2021 are as follows:
Saturday June 12th – Drop #1: Conor Oberst – Ruminations (Expanded Edition): 2LP set, Black vinyl. Limited to 9,500 copies worldwide.A double-LP expanded remastered edition of Conor Oberst’s critically acclaimed 2016 solo album, Ruminations. Featuring five bonus tracks, four of which are previously unreleased as well as an exclusive etching on side D. This release will be first available on RSD June 12th on black 140gram vinyl via Nonesuch Records.
Deftones – Digital Bath (Telefon Tel Aviv Version) / Feiticeira (Arca Remix): 12″ Picture Disc. Limited to 14,000 copies worldwide.Deftones’ White Pony 20th Anniversary reissue aka Black Stallion included a full disc of remixes of the original album. Continuing the spirit of Black Stallion, two exclusive, previously unreleased remixes by Telefon Tel Aviv(“Digital Bath”) and Arca (“Feiticeira”) will be featured as a RSD limited-edition 12” single picture disc.
DVSN – SEPT 5th: 2 LP set, Solid Purple vinyl. Limited to 4,500 copies worldwide.This special 5th year anniversary release of SEPT 5th is pressed on solid purple vinyl, paying homage to original colors of their first ever album cover. The vinyl includes “Too Deep”, “With Me” and “Hallucinations,” which garnered critical acclaim for DVSN. Content has been available since 2016. CD and LP were originally released in 2016.
Linkin Park–Meteora: 2 LP set, Blue vinyl disc. Limited to 20,500 copies worldwide. Meteora, first released in 2003, was the follow-up album to Linkin Park‘s phenomenal diamond-selling debut album, Hybrid Theory. This limited RSD exclusive version of the Meteora double-LP is pressed on blue vinyl.
Majid Jordan – Majid Jordan: 2 LP set, Transparent Blue vinyl. Limited to 4,000 copies worldwide.This transparent blue vinyl celebrates 5 years since their self-titled album, Majid Jordan, has been released. It features the critically acclaimed songs “My Love (Feat. Drake” and “Something About You.” Content has been available since 2016. CD and LP were originally released in 2016.
The Flaming Lips – The Soft Bulletin Companion: 2 LP set, Silver vinyl. Limited 16,000 copies worldwide. 1999’s The Soft Bulletin by The Flaming Lips signaled a groundbreaking artistic statement for the band and remains among their most beloved and critically lauded. The Soft Bulletin
Companion disc was originally available as a promo only CD, hand made by The Lips’ management, and given to press, radio, family & friends around its original release. The compilation includes unreleased songs from the era, plus outtakes and early mixes, B-sides, international bonus tracks and stereo versions of Zaireeka tracks. Among them, “The Captain,” remains a fan favorite true rarity. Finally, available on vinyl for the first time ever pressed on double silver vinyl.
Tom Petty – Angel Dream (Songs and Music from the Motion Picture She’s the One): Cobalt Blue vinyl. Limited to 22,000 copies worldwide. Angel Dream is a special reimagining of the album She’s The One to celebrate the 25th anniversary of its original release. This also concludes the audio releases celebrating Tom Petty’s masterpiece Wildflowers, as most of the songs on this album were recorded during the same time period. She’s The One included some songs that were left off the original Wildflowers album, which were recently included in the Wildflowers & All The Rest reissue. In place of those songs, four previously unreleased songs have been added–two Petty originals (“105 Degrees” & “One of Life’
s Little Mysteries”), a cover of JJ Cale’s “Thirteen Days,” and the instrumental “French Disconnection.” An extended version of “Supernatural Radio” is also included. The album has been remixed and remastered with brand new cover art commissioned to emphasize that this is Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers album, rather than a soundtrack album. This special version for RSD is pressed on cobalt blue vinyl.
Angel Dream TRACKLISTING:
1. Angel Dream (#2)
2. Grew Up Fast
3. Change The Locks
4. Zero From Outer Space
6. One of Life’s Little Mysteries (unreleased song)
2. 13 Days (unreleased JJ Cale cover version)
3. 105 Degrees (unreleased song)
4. Climb That Hill
5. Supernatural Radio (Extended Version) [unreleased version]
6. French Disconnection (unreleased instrumental)
Saturday July 17th – Drop #2:Tribute To Curtis Mayfield – A Tribute To Curtis Mayfield: Light Blue and Grey Mixed vinyl. Limited to 4,950 copies worldwide17 distinguished artists come together in tribute to one of the most influential musicians behind soul and politically conscious African-American music now on vinyl for the first time. This 2LP RSD exclusive is pressed on custom Light Blue and Grey Mixed vinyl. It waspreviously on CD only in 1994.
A Tribute To Curtis Mayfield TRACKLISTING
1. “Choice of Colors” – Gladys Knight
2. “It’s All Right!” – Steve Winwood
3. “Let’s Do It Again” – Repercussions and Curtis Mayfield
4. “Billy Jack” – Lenny Kravitz
5. “Look Into Your Heart” – Whitney Houston
6. “Gypsy Woman” – Bruce Springsteen
7. “You Must Believe Me” – Eric Clapton
8. “I’m So Proud” – The Isley Brothers
9. “Fool for You” – Branford Marsalis and The Impressions
1. “Keep On Pushin'” – Tevin Campbell
2. “The Makings of You” – Aretha Franklin
3. “Woman’s Got Soul” – B.B. King
4. “People Get Ready” – Rod Stewart
5. “(Don’t Worry) If There’s a Hell Below, We’re All Going to Go” – Narada Michael Walden
6. “I’ve Been Trying” – Phil Collins
7. “I’m the One Who Loves You” – Stevie Wonder
8. “Amen” – Elton John and Sounds of Blackness
PVRIS – Use Me (Deluxe EP): Coke Bottle Clear vinyl. Limited to 5,000 copies worldwide. PVRIS marked a new era with the release of Use Me in 2020, as frontwoman, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and producer Lynn Gunn confidently stepped forward as PVRIS’ leader and sole architect. The deluxe edition of the acclaimed third studio album – which was brought to life by producer JT Daly [K. Flay] – featured five additional tracks, including remixes by Nicole Moudaber (“Dead Weight”),Mija, (“Use Me” feat. 070 Shake) and Lynn herself (“Loveless”), plus “Thank You” (Feat. RAYE) and “Things Are Better” (Alt Version). For the first time ever, these 5 tracks are now available on Coke Bottle Clear vinyl, exclusively for RSD.
PARTYNEXTDOOR – PARTYNEXTDOOR Limited Edition Vinyl Box Set: Black Vinyl box set – all 4 studio albums. 4 albums – 6 LPs. Limited to 2,500 copies worldwide.This special vinyl box set contains all four studio releases by PARTYNEXTDOOR, including his first self-titled mixtape, which has never before available on LP. PARTYNEXTDOOR, PARTYNEXTDOOR TWO, PARTYNEXTDOOR 3 and PARTYMOBILE, showcase the talent and breadth of his work, including hit singles from each project; “Break From Toronto,” “Recognize (Featt. Drake),”“Come and See Me (Feat. Drake),” and “Believe it (Feat. Rihanna).” All content is available digitally. The first album was available on CD in 2013. PARTYNEXTDOOR TWO was available on CD and LP in 2014. P3 was available on CD in 2016 and LP in 2017. PARTYMOBILE was available on DOD in 2020 and on LP in August 2020.
Randy Newman – Roll with the Punches: The Studio Albums (1979- 2017): 8-LP box set. Limited to 3,000 copies worldwide.Exclusive to RSD, Randy Newman’s Roll with the Punches: The Studio Albums (1979-2017) is an 8-LP set comprising Newman’s seven most recent studio albums—Born Again, Trouble in Paradise, Land of Dreams, Faust, Bad Love (available on LP for the first time), Harps and Angels, and Dark Matter—on 140gram vinyl featuring original album jackets, lyric/credit sheets, and Faust demos. This exclusive RSD collection will be available on July 17th, 2021 via Nonesuch Records.
Mastodon – Fallen Torches: Die-cut Picture Disc. Limited to 11,500 copies worldwide. “Fallen Torches”, the acclaimed track from Mastodon’s 2020 Medium Rarities compilation, is released exclusively for RSD as a limited-edition shaped picture disc. The B-side features the previously unreleased instrumental version of the track. This release is certain to become a sought-after collectible by all Mastodon fans.
Gorillaz – G Gollection: Black vinyl box set containing their six studio albums from 2001 – 2020. 6 albums, 10 LPs. Limited to 5,000 copies worldwide. This vinyl box set contains six Gorillaz studio albums from 2001 – 2020, including their current release Song Machine, Season 1. This Black vinyl box set will first be available for RSD on June 12th. All six studio albums have been previously released: Gorillaz, Demon Days, Plastic Beach, Humanz, The Now Now and Song Machine Season 1.
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