10th Anniversary Vinyl Pressing Of The Sword’s “Apocryphon” To Be Released In December

The 10th anniversary vinyl pressing of The Sword’s “Apocryphon” will now be released on December 16. The effort was previously set to be released earlier this month as part of Record Store Day’s Black Friday event. The band, who recently called it quits, commented:

“UPDATE: Although initially announced as part of the RSD Black Friday line-up, the 10th Anniversary Cosmic Yellow Swirl pressing of APOCRYPHON will now be released on December 16th but will remain exclusive to independent retailers! Available for pre-order now at the link! 🗡️”

10th Anniversary Vinyl Pressing Of The Sword’s “Apocryphon” Delayed To April

The 10th anniversary vinyl pressing of The Sword’s “Apocryphon” has been delayed. The effort will now be released during next year’s Record Store Day (April 15). Interestingly, the band, who recently called it quits, were not aware of the date change:

OTTTO Reveal Details For “Locos Live In Venice” Record Store Day Release

OTTTO, the band featuring Tye Trujillo, the son of Metallica’s Robert Trujillo, have revealed the details for their upcoming live album “Locos Live In Venice.” The effort will be released as part of Record Store Day’s Black Friday event (November 25) and it will feature a set that was recorded at the Juice Magazine headquarters near the Venice Beach boardwalk.

“Locos Live In Venice” Track Listing:

01. “Rising Machines”
02. “Sorius”
03. “Ghost Rider”
04. “Scopa” *
05. “The Void” *
06. “My Pain” *
07. “Blender”
08. “Skyscraper” *

* live versions of songs from the band’s 2023 album

Tye Trujillo commented:

“It was an amazing experience playing inside the Juice magazine house. Giving me flashbacks of our first show in 2018, which took place in the exact room, giving that raw OTTTO sound.”

In other news, the group also have the following dates booked:

09/16 Santa Monica, CA – Landmark Club
09/23 Santa Ana, CA – La Santa
09/29 Tucson, AZ – Club Congress
10/01 Window Rock, AZ – Navajo Nation Metal Fest
10/08 Camarillo, CA – The Brite Room
10/12 Venice, CA – The Venice West
11/22 Palmdale, CA – Transplants Brewing
11/25 Long Beach, CA – Fingerprints Music

Mötley Crüe, Ghost, Papa Roach, Kittie, Etc. Releases Set For 2022 Black Friday Record Store Day Event

The full list of special releases for this year’s Black Friday Record Store Day event (November 25) has officially been revealed. You can find that HERE. A list of various rock/metal releases can also be found below.

Rock/Metal Releases:

  • Black Label Society – “Skullage” (Colored 2xLP) (MNRK) (limited to 4,000)
  • Dream Widow – “Dream Widow” (Vinyl) (RCA) (limited to 12,000)
  • Ace Frehley – “Origins Vol. 2” (Picture Disc) (MNRK Heavy) (limited to 5,000)
  • Ghost – “Impera” (12″ Picture Disc) (Loma Vista) (limited to 9,250)
  • Kittie – “Oracle” (Clear Red Vinyl) (MNRK Heavy) (limited to 3,000)
  • Mötley Crüe – “Girls Girls Girls Tour EP” (10″ Vinyl) (BMG) (limited to 4,250)
  • Motörhead -“The Lost Tapes Vol.3 (Live in Malmo 2000)” (2xLP) (BMG) (limited 2,600)
  • Nashville Pussy – “Say Something Nasty” (Green/White Marble Vinyl) (MNRK Heavy) (limited to 2,400)
  • OTTTO – “Locos Live In Venice” (Vinyl) (Record Store Day) (limited to 1,000)
  • Papa Roach – “Ego Trip” (LP/7″) (New Noize Records) (limited to 3,000)
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Return Of The Dream Canteen” (Silver 2xLP) (Warner) (limited to 5,000)
  • Rival Schools – “United By Fate” (Deluxe Edition) (2xLP) (Run For Cover Records) (limited to 700)
  • Shadows Fall – “The Art Of Balance” (LP) (M-Theory Audio) (limited to 2,500)
  • Silverstein – “Arrivals & Departures” (15th Anniversary Edition) (Craft Recordings) (limited to 3,900)
  • Dee Snider And Lzzy Hale – “The Magic Of Christmas Day” (10″) (BFD (limited to 1,500)
  • The Sword – “Apocryphon” (10th Anniversary Edition) (LP) (Craft Recordings) (limited to 3,800)
  • Wolfpack – “Complete Recordings 1996-1999” (LP box set) (Southern Lord) (limited to 800)

[via The PRP]

Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators To Release “Live At Studios 60” Double Live LP In June

Slash Featuring Myles Kennedy And The Conspirators will be releasing a double live album, titled “Live At Studios 60,” on June 18 as part of Record Store Day. The LP features a full album performance of “4” and four bonus tracks.

“Live At Studios 60” Track Listing:

Side A:

01. “Actions Speak Louder Than Words”
02. “Whatever Gets You By”
03. “C’est La Vie”
04. “The Path Less Followed”

Side B:

01. “The River Is Rising”
02. “Spirit Love”
03. “Fill My World”
04. “April Fools”

Side C:

01. “Call Off The Dogs”
02. “Fall Back To Earth”
03. “Driving Rain”

Side D:

01. “You’re A Lie”
02. “World On Fire”
03. “Anastasia”

Anthrax’s Charlie Benante To Release Rush Tribute EP “Moving Pitchers” On Record Store Day

Anthrax drummer Charlie Benante has announced that he will be releasing a new Rush tribute EP, titled “Moving Pitchers,” as part of this year’s Record Store Day (April 23). The effort features past quarantine covers that were recorded with Testament guitarist Alex Skolnick, Suicidal Tendencies bassist Roberto “Ra” Díaz, Crobot vocalist Brandon Yeagley, and Trans-Siberian Orchestra keyboardist Mee Eun Kim. Here’s the track listing:

01. “Subdivisions” (feat. Diaz, Skolnick, Yeagly, and Kim)
02. “Red Barchetta” (feat. Diaz, Skolnick, and Yeagly)
03. “Freewill” (feat. Diaz, Skolnick, and Yeagly)
04. “La Villa Strangiato” (feat. Diaz and Skolnick)
05. “YYZ” (feat. Diaz and Skolnick)

Foo Fighters, Alice In Chains, The Offspring, Opeth, Kittie, Etc. Releases Set For 2022 Record Store Day

The full list of special releases for this year’s Record Store Day has officially been revealed. The event is scheduled to take place on April 23 and you can find a list of rock/metal releases below. The full list is also available HERE.

Rock/Metal Releases:

  • Alice In Chains – “We Die Young” (12” vinyl)
  • Allman Brothers Band – “Cream Of The Crop 2003 – Highlights” (3XLP)
  • Asia – “XXX” (LP)
  • Bad Company – “Live 1979” (2XLP)
  • Charlie Benante – “Moving Pitchers” (LP)
  • Black Label Society – “Alcohol Fueled Brewtality Live” (2XLP)
  • David Bowie – “Brilliant Adventurist” (CD & Vinyl)
  • David Bowie – “Toy EP” (CD & 10” vinyl)
  • Collective Soul – “Disciplined Breakdown” (LP)
  • Alice Cooper – “Brutal Planet” (2XLP)
  • The Damned – “Strawberries” (LP)
  • Daughtry – “Dearly Beloved” (2XLP)
  • Def Leppard – “High ’N’ Dry” (LP)
  • The Dillinger Escape Plan – “Dissociation” (LP)
  • Dio – “Double Dose Of Donington” (12” vinyl)
  • Udo Dirkschneider – “My Way” (2XLP)
  • The Doors – “L.A. Woman” (4XLP)
  • Foo Fighters – “Making A Fire” (Mark Ronson Re-Version) / “Chasing Birds” (Preservation Hall Jazz Band Re-Version) (7” vinyl)
  • Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – “Magic Secrets 2022” (7” vinyl)
  • GBH – “City Baby Attacked By Rats” (LP)
  • Billy Gibbons – “Hardware” (Deluxe Edition) (CD Box Set)
  • Gojira – “Live at Brixton Academy” (2xLP)
  • L.A. Guns – “Waking the Dead” (LP)
  • Steve Hackett – “The Tokyo Tapes” (3XLP)
  • Kirk Hammett – “Portals” (12” vinyl & CD)
  • Joan Jett & The Blackhearts “Acoustics” (LP)
  • Judas Priest – “Hero Hero” (2XLP)
  • Kittie – “Spit” (LP)
  • Motörhead – “Lost Tapes, Vol. 2” (2XLP)
  • Night Ranger “Somewhere In California” (LP)
  • Night Ranger – “Wasted Time” (7” vinyl)
  • The Offspring – “Greatest Hits” (LP)
  • Opeth – “My Arms, Your Hearse” (2XLP)
  • Pearl Jam – “Live On Two Legs” (2XLP)
  • Pixies – “Live At Coachella 2004” (2XLP)
  • Iggy Pop – “Live In Berlin” (2XLP)
  • Ramones – “The Sire Albums (1981-1989)” (7XLP)
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers – “Unlimited Love” (2XLP)
  • Lou Reed – “I’m So Free – The 1971 Demos” (LP)
  • The Replacements – “Unsuitable For Airplay: The Lost KFAI Concert (Live)” (2XLP)
  • Keith Richards – “Talk Is Cheap – Live At The Hollywood Palladium” (2X Cassette)
  • The Rolling Stones – “More Hot Rocks 50th Anniversary” (2XLP)
  • Gavin Rossdale – “Wanderlust” (2XLP)
  • Sepultura – “Revolusongs” (LP)
  • The Sheila Divine – “Where Have All My Countrymen Gone” (LP)
  • Slash – “Live At Studio 60” (2XLP)
  • Sleep Token – “Sundowning” (LP)
  • Stiff Little Fingers – “BBC Live In Concert” (2XLP)
  • Geoff Tate – “Kings & Thieves” (2XLP)
  • TesseracT – “Polaris” (LP)
  • Pete Townshend – “Face The Face” (2XLP)
  • Twiztid – “I Tried 2 Warn U” (7” vinyl)
  • Gerard Way – “Hesitant Alien” (LP)
  • The Who – “It’s Hard (40th Anniversary)” (2XLP)

Notably, there will also be some UK exclusives including vinyl pressing of Bring Me The Horizon‘s “2004 – 2013 – The Best Of,” Paradise Lost‘s “Gothic Live At Roadburn 2016,” Skunk Anansie‘s “An Acoustic Skunk Anansie – Live In London,“ etc.

[via Loudwire]

Foo Fighters To Release “Re-Versioned” 7 Inch As Part Of Record Store Day’s Black Friday

Foo Fighters have announced that they will be releasing a “Re-Versioned” 7 inch as part of Record Store Day’s Black Friday (November 26). The effort will include a “re-version” edition of “Making A Fire” featuring members of The Dap-Kings, The Budos Band, Antibalas, the Tedeschi Trucks Band, etc. and a “re-version” edition of “Chasing Birds” featuring Ben Jaffe, Charlie Gabriel, Clint Maedgen, Walter Harris, Branden Lewis, Ronnell Johnson, etc.

Iron Maiden, Evanescence, Puscifer, Etc. Releases Set For 2021 Black Friday Record Store Day Event

The full list of special releases for this year’s Black Friday Record Store Day event (November 26) has officially been revealed. You can find that HERE. A list of various rock/metal releases can also be found below.

Rock/Metal Releases:

  • Aerosmith – “1971: The Road Starts Hear” (LP/Cassette)
  • All Them Witches – “Live On The Internet” (3XLP)
  • Blackberry Smoke – “Stoned” (LP)
  • Alice Cooper – “Brutal Planet” (2XLP)
  • Crobot – “Rat Child” EP (Vinyl)
  • Dio – “Holy Diver” (LP Picture Disc)
  • Dio – “The Last In Line” (LP Picture Disc)
  • Evanescence – “Evanescence” (LP)
  • Fleetwood Mac – “Alternate Live” (2XLP)
  • Billy F. Gibbons – “Hardware” (CD)
  • The Reverend Horton Heat – “We Three Kings” (LP)
  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience – “Paris ’67” (LP)
  • Iron Maiden – “Iron Maiden” (LP Picture Disc)
  • Judas Priest – “Best Of Judas Priest” (2XLP)
  • King’s X “Please Come Home … Mr. Bulbous” (LP)
  • James LaBrie – “Elements Of Persuasion” (2XLP)
  • LA Guns – “Waking The Dead” (LP)
  • Motörhead – “The Lost Tapes, Vol. 1 (Live In Madrid 1995)” (2XLP)
  • Mr. Big – “Lean Into It” (LP)
  • Night Ranger – “Somewhere In California” (LP)
  • Ozzy Osbourne – “No More Tears” (12″ Picture Disc)
  • Poison – “Flesh & Blood” (LP)
  • Puscifer – “Billy D And The Hall Of Feathered Serpents: Puscifer Live at the Mayan Theatre” (7″ Vinyl)
  • Puscifer – “Existential Reckoning: Live at Arcosanti” (LP)
  • Gavin Rossdale – “Wanderlust” (2XLP)
  • Saigon Kick – “The Lizard” (LP)
  • Smith/Kotzen – “Better Days” (Vinyl)
  • Joe Strummer – “Johnny Appleseed” (12″ Vinyl)
  • Tesla – “Mechanical Resonance” (LP)
  • Twiztid – “I Tried 2 Warn U” (7″ Vinyl)
  • Nancy Wilson – “You And Me” (2XLP)

[via Loudwire]

Foo Fighters To Release Bee Gees Covers As Part Of Upcoming Record Store Day Release

The Dee Gees, aka the Foo Fighters, have revealed the details for their “Hail Satin” Record Store Day (July 17) release. The limited edition vinyl will feature several Bee Gees covers, a cover of Andy Gibb’s “Shadow Dancing,” and five “Medicine At Midnight” tracks that Foo Fighters recorded live at 606 studio. The band commented:

“For optimal results, listen with exposed chest hair and little gold spoon necklace (If you know, you know…)”

“Hail Satin” Track Listing:

Side A – “The Dee Gees”:

01. “You Should Be Dancing” (Bee Gees cover)
02. “Night Fever” (Bee Gees cover)
03. “Tragedy” (Bee Gees cover)
04. “Shadow Dancing” (Andy Gibb cover)
05. “More Than A Woman” (Bee Gees cover)

Side B — “Live at 606”:

01. “Making A Fire”
02. “Shame Shame”
03. “Waiting On A War”
04. “No Son Of Mine”
05. “Cloudspotter””