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Green Day hint at 25th anniversary tour for Dookie

From Planet Rock: Green Day are rehearsing their 1994 album ‘Dookie’ in its entirety, prompting speculation they’re about to embark on a 25th anniversary tour next year. The trio’s third studio album, which spawned singles including ‘Basket Case’ and ‘Welcome To Paradise’, celebrates its quarter-century landmark on 1st February 2019. Taking […]

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Blackfield best-of set for September release

From Loudersound. Aviv Geffen and Steven Wilson have revealed that they’ll release an album titled Open Mind: The Best Of Blackfield later this year. The 15-track collection will arrive on September 28 via Kscope and will include new artwork by Hajo Müller. The compilation has been curated by Geffen and Wilson and […]

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Cassette sales grow 90% in 2018

  From Planet Rock. The humble cassette tape is continuing to enjoy a mini resurgence in popularity, according to newly released figures. Annual cassette sales were a meagre 4,333 in 2013, however by 2017 this figure had mushroomed to 22,011 – more than double 2016’s sales tally of 10,912. The […]

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Phil Collins: Plays Well With Others – 4 x CD Out September – Plus Our Top 3 Collectables In Now

Eighties hit machine Phil Collins has announced the release of a career-spanning box set, Plays Well With Others, on September 28. The 59-track collection will focus on collaborations with other artists and features selections from his late ’60s psychedelic band Flaming Youth, his work in the ’70s with the likes of Brian Eno and John Cale, and […]

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Martin Barre details new album Roads Less Travelled

From Louder Sound. Former Jethro Tull guitarist Martin Barre has announced that he’ll release his new album later this year. It’s titled Roads Less Travelled and it’ll arrive on September 1 via Garage Records. Speaking about the 11-track record, Barre says: “I’ve concentrated on improving my songwriting over the last few years and […]

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Deep Purple classics set for purple vinyl release

From Louder Sound. A collection of eight Deep Purple albums are to be reissued on purple vinyl on September 7 via Universal Music Group. Machine Head, Who Do We Think We Are?, Burn, Stormbringer and Come Taste The Band will be joined by live cuts Made In Japan, Made In Europe and Last Concert In Japan which have all been remastered […]

Record Collecting News

Tell us about your record collection…

We would like to know about your collections, be it vinyl LP’s, 7″ or 12″ Single, Compact Disc Albums & Single or Cassette Albums & Singles. If you are record collector, the chances are that not everyone understands your obsession. You’ve probably been asked dozens of questions about your collection […]