‘Contra’ arcade, NES soundtracks getting Mondo release

News / Preorders / July 12, 2017

Update 7/17/17: The webstore variant is on half red, half blue vinyl. It’s going on sale Wednesday at 8 p.m. CST.

Beginning at this year’s Comic-Con, Mondo will be releasing both the arcade and NES soundtracks for the original Contra. Comic-Con will be selling a red-orange-yellow color variant, limited to 1,000 copies, while there will be a separate option for us non-attendees.

Eric Powell contributes the artwork (he’ll also have a poster on sale). James Plotkin remastered the music for wax.

News courtesy of Mashable


Christopher Lantinen
Chris Lantinen is the owner and editor-in-chief of Modern Vinyl. Along with his modest collection of sad sounding records, he collects his share of soundtracks and previously adored indie up-and-comers. Chris is currently a professor of journalism and public relations at Edinboro University in the Erie, Pennsylvania area.

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