Here are the top stories at Modern Vinyl for the past week.
1. Universal running ‘Back To Black’ program (read)
Through Universal UK, several albums are receiving repressings, including work from Feist, Weezer, Jimmy Eat World and Limp Bizkit.
3. Desaparecidos put new single up for pre-order (read)
The first new material from the Conor Oberst-led group in 10 years came in the form of a 7″ record, which is now up for pre-order.
4. Daytrader, The Jealous Sound teaming up for 7″ (read)
Daytrader and The Jealous Sound will release a split 7″ in honor of their upcoming tour.
5. The Week In Reviews
This week, we looked at the vinyl record packages for Mixtapes’ “Even On The Worst Nights,” Right Away Great Captain’s trilogy of albums, Red Collar’s “Welcome Home” and State Faults’ “Desolate Peaks.”
7. Contest: Jesse Harris (read)
For our newest contest, we’re giving away a copy of “Sub Rosa,” the newest vinyl record crafted by Jesse Harris.
8. Quicksand’s ‘Slip’ up for pre-order (read)
Shop Radio Cast posted the pre-orders for “Slip,” the 1993 debut from Quicksand.
9. Mobile Fidelity releasing Weezer pressings (read)
Along with another pressing of Weezer’s Blue Album, you can also pre-order an EP from Weezer which has never been released on vinyl.
10. New LP, 7″ from Yellowcard up for pre-order (read)
You can now pick up a free 7″ when ordering “Southern Air” at participating record stores.