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Taking it back to where it all started, this is a limited edition reissue of the explosive 1979 debut album from one of the unsung heroes of American classic hard rock who toured with every major metal act from Iron Maiden to KISS to Mötley Crüe, the indomitable Axe!Includes some of the band's best-loved songs including "Life's Just An Illusion," "Back On The Streets" and more!Packaged in a deluxe gatefold jacket with full lyrics and SILVER vinyl!
Axe - Axe (Silver) [Colored Vinyl] (Slv)
$26.98
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Taking it back to where it all started, this is a limited edition reissue of the explosive 1979 debut album from one of the unsung heroes of American classic hard rock who toured with every major metal act from Iron Maiden to KISS to Mötley Crüe, the indomitable Axe!Includes some of the band's best-loved songs including "Life's Just An Illusion," "Back On The Streets" and more!Packaged in a deluxe gatefold jacket with full lyrics and TRANSLUCENT BLUE vinyl!
Axe - Axe (Translucent Blue) (Blue) [Colored Vinyl]
$26.98
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March 2022, rock icons KISS will release the next installment of their Off The Soundboard official live bootleg series with KISS - Off The Soundboard: Live In Virginia Beach, recorded live at the Virginia Beach Amphitheatre on July 25, 2004.

Off The Soundboard: Live In Virginia Beach finds the legendary band in the midst of their `Rock The Nation' Tour, which is notable for being the first full U.S. tour of the longstanding Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Tommy Thayer, and Eric Singer lineup. The career-spanning 20-song set includes classic KISS tracks such as "Lick It Up," "I Love It Loud," and the worldwide smash and No. 11 1979 U.S. Billboard charting "I Was Made For Lovin' You," as well as perennial KISS fan favorites "Makin' Love," "King Of The Night Time World," and "100,000 Years" that dig deep into the band's astonishing 40+ year back catalog.

KISS are globally recognized as one of the greatest live bands of all time and are the creators of what is universally considered the best live album ever, 1975's gold-certified and No. 9 Billboard charting Alive!. The KISS - Off The Soundboard series continues their storied legacy of groundbreaking live albums with a document of the spectacular, larger-than-life extravaganza that is a KISS concert.

KISS OFF THE SOUNDBOARD: LIVE IN VIRGINIA BEACH 3 X LP

KISS - KISS Off The Soundboard: Live In Virginia Beach [3LP]
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Swiss firebrand alchemists Zeal & Ardor are excited to announce forthcoming, self-titled new album.

Hissing and seeping justifiable rage from every pore - yet not an unrelenting musical battering - the 14-track opus was recorded by Marc Obrist and Manuel Gagneux at Hutch Sounds and mixed and mastered by Will Putney at Graphic Nature Audio. All songs were written by the softly spoken, multi- lingual frontman Gagneux, with some German lyrics intermixed with the English.

Gagneux declares, With the self-titled record, we have arrived at where I imagined this project should sound like. Its the longest weve worked on a single record and I believe it shows. The most important thing for an album of ours to do, is transport you instantly into our mood, our world. Even though this might not be the one you might expect from us, this record certainly delivers on that front. We had time to hone in to what we think makes us interesting and what sounds we would like to explore through this we have found our home.

Home is burning. Welcome home.

Zeal & Ardor - Zeal & Ardor [Indie Exclusive Limited Edition White LP]
$32.14
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The storyline seems obvious: The Missouri based hard-rockers, Shaman's Harvest, assembled this project during a global pandemic that debilitated the entire music industry. "This was the hardest record we've ever made, on every level," says the lead singer Nathan Hun. "Hard" has kinda been universal lately. But the road to 'Rebelator' was even rockier than the band expected: natural disasters, logistical nightmares, an extreme case of collective writer's block. "We struggled the whole way," Hunt adds with a gruff bari-tone chuckle. "It was an interesting process for sure." Luckily, they had time on their side. After a couple grueling years of touring behind their last album, 2017's Red Hands Black Deeds, Shaman's Harvest were creatively and personally drained. So, founding mem-bers Hunt and Hamler, along with guitarist Derrick Shipp and drummer Adam Zemanek-hit the reset but-ton hard, clearing out six months for demo construction at their Jefferson City rehearsal space. Shaman's Harvest persevered, of course, and wound up with their richest, most well-rounded album to date-a natural progression from Red Hands Black Deeds, 2014's Smokin' Hearts & Broken Guns and 2009's Shine, which featured the breakout single "Dragonfly." In keeping with the spirit of those last three albums, the band aimed to, in Hunt's words, "de-genre-fy" their music-aiming beyond the rote contemporary rock-metal formula to add sublet arrangement quirks. "We were able to stretch our legs a little bit," says Hunt. "We don't want to limit ourselves when we're in the stu-dio," Hamler interjects. "We want to try things or take some chances and find a way to make it work. We're all artists, and nothing destroys art like monotony."Shaman's Harvest and Mascot Records are set to release the band's seventh studio album, 'Rebelator', available everywhere March 25th, 2022.
Shaman's Harvest - Rebelator [Multi-Color Splatter LP]
$24.98
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Double vinyl LP pressing. 2022 release. Annihilator is a Canadian thrash metal band founded in Ottawa in 1984 by guitarist Jeff Waters and vocalist John Bates. They are the highest-selling Canadian thrash metal group in history, having sold more than three million albums worldwide. Fans have been waiting for years and it's finally happening: the much sought-after and previously unavailable Annihilator back-catalogue is getting a series of re-issues via earMUSIC. Metal II stands out as a fully re-recorded, newly mixed by Mike Fraser (AC/DC, Aerosmith and many more) and remastered album in a new line-up, featuring Dave Lombardo (Slayer, Grip Inc. Etc) on drums and Stu Block (Iced Earth) on vocals. The guest list on the album is huge: Willie Adler from Lamb Of God, Alexi Laiho from Children Of Bodom, Steve "Lips" Kudlow from Anvil, Dan Beehler from Exciter, Jesper Strömblad From In Flames - just to name a few.
Annihilator - Metal II [2LP]
$30.44
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Double transparent white colored vinyl LP pressing. 2022 release. For more than two decades, Sweden's Cult of Luna have forged a sound that has grown incomparable to that of others. As soon as listeners hit play, they are in familiar yet refreshingly new Cult of Luna territory, the pulsating rhythms of "Cold Burn" pummeling, and Persson's savage roar tearing through the layers of guitar. As is the case with every album from the band in recent years, there is a lot of shifting of dynamics and sonic density, and perhaps more so than usual on The Long Road North. "It's a big sounding album. I would almost describe it as cinematic. As always, when we choose songs for an album, we put in a lot of effort to get the dynamic right. In some aspects, it has been one of the easiest albums to write, but in other ways, it's definitely been the hardest, with big changes very close to the master delivery. The ebbs and flows need to be right, and when some songs are on the heavier spectrum, they need to be balanced out with something more soft without making the drop too big." The tracks "Beyond I" and "Beyond II" particularly stand out, stripping things back and bringing in outside artists to help them realize their vision.
Cult Of Luna - The Long Road North [White 2LP]
$47.18
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Amorphis

Halo [2LP]

Vinyl: $25.24 Buy

"Rock and metal music have always been a haven for those who have bigger stories to tell; who have grander emotions to convey. For more than thirty years, Finnish figureheads Amorphis have done their best to carve their very own niche in heartfelt yet aggressive, melancholic yet soothing tunes. On Halo, their staggering fourteenth studio effort, the Fins underline their trailblazing status as one of the most original, culturally relevant and rewarding acts ever to emerge from the land of the thousand lakes. In the past, mythology and legend took the role of todays pop culture: Stories and a set of values uniting us by giving us a voice and a tapestry on which we can find each other and identify with something. By weaving the tales of Finnish national epos Kalevala into their songs and interpreting them in a timeless way, Amorphis combine the role of ancient minstrels and luminaries of the modern world, honouring tradition without getting stuck in the past. The vibrant, lively, and touching beauty that is Halo highlights their musical and storytelling mastership on a once again soaring level: Its a progressive, melodic, and quintessentially melancholic heavy metal masterwork plucked from the fickle void of inspiration by original guitarists Esa Holopainen and Tomi Koivusaari, bassist Olli-Pekka Laine, drummer Jan Rechberger, longtime keyboardist Santeri Kallio and vocalist Tomi Joutsen, the bands long-standing lyrical consciousness Pekka Kainulainen and a selected group of world class audio professionals led by renowned Swedish producer Jens Bogren. Considering the bands prolonged journey in the forefront of innovative metal music, its difficult to grasp how Amorphis manages to raise the proverbial bar time and time again, presenting a more than worthy finale to the trilogy begun with 2015s Under the Red Cloud followed by 2018s Queen of Time. It really is a great feeling that we can still produce very decent music as a band, says Holopainen, a founding member of the band. Perhaps a certain kind of self-criticism and long experience culminate in these latest albums. To the songwriter himself, Halo sounds both familiar and different. It is thoroughly recognizable Amorphis from beginning to end but the general atmosphere is a little bit heavier and more progressive and also organic compared to its predecessor, he elaborates. Tomi Joutsen, the man with vocal cords capable of unleashing colossal, bear-like growls as well as singing soothing, mesmerising lullabies, adds, To me, Halo sounds a little more stripped down compared to Queen Of Time and Under The Red Cloud. However, dont get me wrong: when a certain song needs to sound big, then it sounds very big. Hes right, of course: By stripping down some of the arrangements, the monumental moments become even more monumental. Thats of course also thanks to producing renaissance man Jens Bogren who harvested the thirteen final tracks from a batch of thirty songs Amorphis offered him. Jens is very demanding, but I really like to work with him, says Holopainen. He takes care of the whole project from start to finish, and he allows the musician to focus on just playing. I may not be able to thank Jens enough. Everything weve done together has been really great, and this co-operation has carried Amorphis significantly forward. Indeed. Setting off with the stormy grandeur of opener Northwards, Amorphis take us on an epic journey through the lands of the north, their rich cultural and historical heritage and musical traditions. This is not only an album for fans or metal connoisseurs. Its a must for every imaginative mind out there with a soft spot for cinematic soundscapes, triumphant melodies and breathtaking dynamics measuring the borderlands of light and dark. However, no Amorphis album would be complete without the imaginative ...
Amorphis - Halo [2LP]
$25.24
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In one of the most powerful comeback stories in recent history, THE GHOST INSIDE make a triumphant return the stage in Los Angeles at Shrine Expo, in 2019. With the 5000 capacity venue selling out in mere minutes, the show as moved to its parking lot, and selling over 8000 tickets by the end of on sale day.

THE GHOST INSIDE will release Rise From The Ashes: Live At The Shrine via Epitaph Records. This live concert recording is from the bands 2019 sold out comeback show in Los Angeles, CA in the parking lot of The Shrine.

On an early morning in November 2015, THE GHOST INSIDE was involved in an accident that claimed the lives of their driver, the lives of everyone in the other vehicle, and resulted in multiple injuries for all of the band members. Jonathan Vigil (vocals) suffered from a fractured back, ligament damage, and two broken ankles. Zach Johnson (guitar) has since had 13 surgeries for a femur injury. Andrew Tkaczyk (drums) ultimately lost his leg. The future of the band was very much up in the air throughout 2016, as everyone struggled to recover.

The road to recovery was both mentally and physically extensive but THE GHOST INSIDE were determined to get back to doing what they love. Nearly four years later, the band did just that, returning to the stage July 2019. Originally meant to take place at the historic Shrine Auditorium, tickets sold out so quick that the gig had to be moved to the parking lot, selling double the venues capacity. Over 8000 people witness this return to the stage. The accident will always be a defining moment for THE GHOST INSIDE, but never what defines them.

The Ghost Inside - Rise From The Ashes: Live At The Shrine [2LP]
$27.98
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12th studio album from New Orleans' sludge metal pioneers "existing in a genre of one!" (Metal Hammer)
Crowbar - Zero And Below [Indie Exclusive Limited Edition Sky Blue Grey & White [LP]
$26.98
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She's the Hollywood queen of epic, arena-sized power rock and this magnificent concert performance shows why!Recorded live at "one of Lita's favorite watering holes" in 2000, this album blasts with astonishing energy faturing Ford's finest including the blockbuster single "Close My Eyes Forever" plus "Kiss Me Deadly," "Hungry," "Shot Of Poison" and more!After kickstarting her career in The Runaways (with Joan Jett), Ford embarked on a successful solo career that spanned six albums!Packaged with all new photos in a gatefold jacket with PURPLE vinyl!
Lita Ford - Live & Deadly [Purple LP]
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In one of the most powerful comeback stories in recent history, THE GHOST INSIDE make a triumphant return the stage in Los Angeles at Shrine Expo, in 2019. With the 5000 capacity venue selling out in mere minutes, the show as moved to its parking lot, and selling over 8000 tickets by the end of on sale day.

THE GHOST INSIDE will release Rise From The Ashes: Live At The Shrine via Epitaph Records. This live concert recording is from the bands 2019 sold out comeback show in Los Angeles, CA in the parking lot of The Shrine.

On an early morning in November 2015, THE GHOST INSIDE was involved in an accident that claimed the lives of their driver, the lives of everyone in the other vehicle, and resulted in multiple injuries for all of the band members. Jonathan Vigil (vocals) suffered from a fractured back, ligament damage, and two broken ankles. Zach Johnson (guitar) has since had 13 surgeries for a femur injury. Andrew Tkaczyk (drums) ultimately lost his leg. The future of the band was very much up in the air throughout 2016, as everyone struggled to recover.

The road to recovery was both mentally and physically extensive but THE GHOST INSIDE were determined to get back to doing what they love. Nearly four years later, the band did just that, returning to the stage July 2019. Originally meant to take place at the historic Shrine Auditorium, tickets sold out so quick that the gig had to be moved to the parking lot, selling double the venues capacity. Over 8000 people witness this return to the stage. The accident will always be a defining moment for THE GHOST INSIDE, but never what defines them.

The Ghost Inside - Rise From The Ashes: Live At The Shrine [Indie Exclusive Limited Edition Orange 2LP]
$30.98
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Limited 180gm white colored vinyl LP pressing + bonus 10" vinyl EP housed in gatefold jacket. 1986 album from the Metal band. Mastered for vinyl and reissued with the original cover design, enhanced artwork and extensive liner notes by Clay Marshall. EP includes three rare demo recordings at Bearsville Studios from that era.
Savatage - Fight For The Rock (Uk)
$60.99
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Limited double pink and orange colored vinyl LP pressing. 2022 release. Author & Punisher has returned after a three-year gap with a mind-blowing album in Krüller. Wielding upgraded machines, a new sensory stratagem, and a crafty curation of top-tier collaborators, proprietor Tristan Shone emerged from the time off refined and re-tooled. Krüller is hoisted defiantly on breakouts "Incinerator," "Drone Carrying Dread," "Maiden Star," but menaces profoundly on "Blacksmith," "Centurion," and the title track. These are anthems for the decay and self-absorption of today. To date, Author & Punisher has seven lauded full-lengths and one EP, the latest of which is Krüller. Shone's unconventional yet assiduous methods with music and machine have landed crucial collaborations with Pantera/Down vocalist Philip H. Anselmo, Perturbator's James Kent, and Tool's Danny Carey and Justin Chancellor, who appear on Krüller tracks "Misery" and "Centurion," respectively.
Author & Punisher - Kruller [Colored Vinyl] (Org) (Pnk)
$28.34
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Goth metal icon Jyrki 69 of The 69 Eyes prepares for international dominance on this brand new studio album, a follow-up to the widely praised solo effort, 2017's Helsinki Vampire!For this outing, Jyrki has teamed up with several renegade collaborators including fellow Fin Tim Skold, of the metal project Shotgun Messiah and industrial outfit Skold, Billy Idol guitarist Steve StevensThe album's first single, "White Rabbit," has already been released digitally and on 7" and the next single, the self-titled track featuring Skold, is set to launch with a full-scale concept video just in time for Halloween!Available in a gatefold jacket with SILVER vinyl!
Jyrki 69 - American Vampire (Silver) [Colored Vinyl] (Gate) (Slv)
$26.98
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2022 release. Matt Pike: "The album title, Pike vs. The Automaton, wasn't an ego thing for me. Billy and Jon said, "Dude, you should use your name in this. This is your solo project." I said, "I don't want to do that". The Automaton, in Greek mythology, is the big robot that's the guardian of the Gods, basically. It's a soulless, big machine named Talos. The big machine that's working against mankind at this moment. In Jason and the Argonauts, Jason and the Argonauts have to battle this big machine guy that protects the island. Basically, what the album title is saying, metaphorically, is 'Pike against the World.'" "I made a psychedelic rock record that Sleep and High on Fire fans would like," Pike says when asked for a Cliffs Notes description of Pike vs. The Automaton. And maybe if you're not a Sleep or High on Fire fan, you might like it too. I definitely think it's interesting; it has D-Beat punk, two-step. It's got everything and it still works together, it doesn't sound odd. It's just an off-the-wall psychedelic rock record."

Pike Vs The Automaton - Pike Vs The Automaton [Indie Exclusive Limited Edition Opaque Orchid LP]
$39.98
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One special night, one epic concert, one incredible band, THREE magnificent vinyl albums - presenting the vinyl companion to Megadeth's monster concert extravaganza recorded in Argentina 2005 before thousands of adoring fans! Founder/vocalist Dave Mustaine leads his band through several of Megadeth's best loved tracks including "Symphony Of Destruction," "Tornado Of Souls," and "Holy Wars... The Punishment Due" PLUS several tracks from the then brand new album The System Has Failed! Includes liner notes from Mustaine reflecting on this historic and memorable live performance! BLUE vinyl version!

Megadeth - A Night In Buenos Aires [Blue 3LP]
$46.98
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Ghost

IMPERA [LP]

Vinyl: $24.98 Buy

Ghost one of the most esteemed and celebratedrockbands in the world today return with their fifth psalm, IMPERA, fronted by the newly anointed Papa Emeritus IV. A dozen songs take on themes of isolation and demigod worship, as well as colonization of both space and mind. And all with the infectious hooky brand of rock their fans have grown accustomed.

Ghost - IMPERA [LP]
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Black Sabbath

Master of Reality

Vinyl: $33.99 Buy

MP3 Album: $9.99 Download

1 Sweet Leaf2 After Forever3 Embryo4 Children of the Grave5 Orchid6 Lord of This World7 Solitude8 Into the Void
Black Sabbath - Master of Reality
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Ozzy asserted himself as a post-Sabbath star-and young Randy Rhoads established himself as one of the most distinctive, innovative guitarists in hard rock-when this masterpiece arrived. Along with "Crazy Train," "Mr. Crowley," "Suicide Solution," "I Don't Know" and the rest of the original LP, this reissue adds the B-side "You Looking at Me, Looking at You" the 2010 guitar/vocal mix of "Goodbye to Romance" and "RR," a previously unreleased guitar-solo outtake from the "Blizzard" sessions! Blizzard Of Ozz [Picture Disc] [Remastered] Picture disc.
Ozzy Osbourne - Blizzard Of Ozz [Picture Disc] [Remastered]
$30.56
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Ghost

Prequelle [LP]

Vinyl: $24.29 Buy

MP3 Album: $9.99 Download

Prequelle follows Ghost's third studio album, Meliora, and its accompanying EP Popestar, which elevated the Swedish rock band into the pantheon of the greatest rock bands on earth and resulted in a Grammy Award for 'Best Metal Performance'. Prequelle delves into the plague, the apocalypse, and dark ages.

Ghost - Prequelle [LP]
$24.29
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Iron Maiden Piece Of Mind - 180gm UK vinyl LP
Iron Maiden - Piece Of Mind [Import Vinyl]
$34.65
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Motorhead

Bastards

Vinyl: $19.98 Buy

Probably one of the best Metal albums ever! Bastards became the eleventh album in a row in the discography of the British Metal band Motörhead, published in 1993. This work turned out to be one of the best in the teams repertoire at that time - fast, hard and with a great variety of compositions. The album was largely "first": the first and last recorded on the label ZYX; first Mickey Dee as the sole drummer; first, produced by Howard Benson.
Motorhead - Bastards
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