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Fragile (cd/blu-ray / cd/dvd-a pre-orders)

The eternally popular Fragile is the fourth in a series of remixed and expanded Yes albums featuring new 5.1 and stereo mixes by Steven Wilson (fully approved by Yes).

Available in cd/dvd-a and cd/blu-ray editions, both versions come with artwork overseen by Roger Dean, plus a booklet featuring rare photos, archive material and new sleeve notes by Sid Smith.

The blu-ray is presented in a vinyl replica cover and the dvd-a is presented in a double digipak. Both versions feature six bonus tracks including the previously unreleased All Fighters Past.

Pre-order for 30th October release.


Oranges And Lemons (cd/blu-ray pre-order)

1989's Oranges And Lemons is the third in a series of expanded XTC album reissues, including 5.1 Surround mixes, new stereo mixes and High-Resolution stereo mixes by Steven Wilson, along with a wealth of extra audio and visual material.

Featuring Pat Mastelotto on drums, the album is one of XTC's most vibrant and optimistic releases. A wonderful collection of songs that culminates in one of Andy Partridge's finest ever compositions, the exquisite Chalkhills And Children.

CD/Blu-Ray presented in special packaging with an expanded booklet and sleeve-notes by Andy Partridge, Colin Moulding and Dave Gregory.

Pre-order for 16th October release.

Mick Karn

More Better Different (vinyl pre-order)

The sixth solo album from Mick Karn available on (180g) vinyl for the first time.

Originally released on the Invisible Hands label in 2004, More Better Different sees Karn utilising guitars, clarinet, samples and spoken word in nine mood pieces, which swing from the winningly funky The Jump to the cinematic noodling of The End Gag to the wah guitar and 80's sci-fi soundtrack stylings of Atyan B-Boot .

Pre-order for 16th October release.

Tim Bowness and band

Live At The Band On The Wall, Manchester (e-ticket)

We have a limited amount of tickets for Tim Bowness and band (Colin Edwin, Michael Bearpark, Stephen Bennett and Andrew Booker) on Tuesday 8th September at The Band on the Wall, 25 Swan Street, Manchester, M4 5JZ (0161 834 1786). Support from Improvizone (using members of the Tim Bowness Band), Andrew Booker's acclaimed London-based Ambient-Improv collective, and Nerve Toy Trio.

Tickets for the London and Bristol shows are still available.

Please note this is an e-ticket that you should print out and present at the box office on the night with relevant ID.

David Bowie

Heathen (blue vinyl)

Limited 180gm translucent blue vinyl LP pressing of Bowie's monumental Art Rock release from 2002. Housed in a tri-fold cover.

Mastered for the first time on audiophile vinyl, Heathen features David Torn, Tony Levin, Jordan Rudess and others.

N.B. This is not a standard sleeve - The cardboard is not rigid and the sleeve may appear flattened. All copies are like this and cannot be returned.

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