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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

A Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from all at Burning Shed!

A heartfelt thank you to everyone who has bought from Burning Shed in 2016!

With new albums and reissues from the likes of Steven Wilson, Jethro Tull, Big Big Train, Tim Bowness, Richard Barbieri and others, 2017 is already shaping up to be another strong year for releases.

We'll be closed until the morning of 4th January. You can still place orders during this time and they will be shipped on our return. Please note that we will only be checking emails occasionally during the holiday period, so it might take longer than usual to answer any questions. Downloads can still be purchased over the holiday season.

In the meantime, here's Burning Shed's Top 10 Best Sellers for 2016:

1) Steven Wilson - 4 1/2
2) King Crimson - Radical Action To Unseat The Hold Of Monkey Mind
3) XTC - Skylarking
4) The Pineapple Thief - Your Wilderness
5) King Crimson - Live in Toronto - November 20th 2015
6) Katatonia - The Fall Of Hearts
7) Yes - Tales From Topographic Oceans
8) Jethro Tull - Aqualung
9) Big Big Train - Folklore
10) Steven Wilson - Happiness III

Bill Nelson

My Secret Studio Vol. 1 (four cd box set)

Originally issued as a limited edition release in 1995, My Secret Studio featured four album's worth of recordings made between 1988 and 1992.

Long out of print, this 2017 Cocteau Discs re-mastered version brings this wonderful set back to life.

Pre-order for 24th February 2017 release.


Marbles In The Park (various formats pre-order)

On Marbles In The Park, Marillion performs one of its most highly regarded albums live.

Taken from a performance at Port Zelande in 2015, this is a document of the band at its most vital and expansive.

Available as double cd, blu-ray and dvd editions.

Pre-order for 20th January 2017 release.


2ozs Of Plastic With A Hole In The Middle (cd pre-order)

Originally released in September 1969 on Pye Records' progressive offshoot Dawn, 2ozs was Man's second album. A pioneering blend of Psychedelia, improv and Acid/Hard Rock, the album featured such classics as the twelve minute plus Prelude / The Storm and It Is As It Must Be

A 2017 repress of the 2009 edition, this reissue has three bonus tracks, restored artwork, and a booklet with previously unseen photographs and liner notes.

Pre-order for 3rd February 2017 release.

Ozric Tentacles

Pungent Effulgent (double vinyl pre-order)

A 2017 Madfish double heavyweight vinyl reissue of the Ozric's first 'true' album from 1989.

This edition features a bonus live performance of the 19 minute Ayervedism, originally taken from the Ozric's self-made cassettes sold at gigs and festivals.

Pre-order for 10th February 2017 release.

Tim Bowness

Lost In The Ghost Light (multiple format pre-orders)

Mixed and mastered by Steven Wilson, Lost In The Ghost Light uses a core band of Stephen Bennett, Colin Edwin (Porcupine Tree), Bruce Soord (The Pineapple Thief), Hux Nettermalm (Paatos) and Andrew Booker, plus guests including Kit Watkins (Happy The Man/Camel) and the legendary Ian Anderson (Jethro Tull).

Formats: Limited CD/DVD edition in a media book with hi-res stereo files and Bruce Soord 5.1 surround mixes of both the Lost In The Ghost Light and Stupid Things That Mean The World albums; Extremely limited hand-numbered heavyweight gold vinyl edition of Lost In The Ghost Light in a gatefold sleeve (with CD); Heavyweight black vinyl edition of Lost In The Ghost Light in a gatefold sleeve (with CD).

The pre-order comes with a signed postcard and - on the day of release - a link to the download Songs From The Ghost Light.

Pre-order for February 17th 2017 release. A video for the song You Wanted To Be Seen has now been added to the sales pages. N.B. The gold vinyl edition is running low.

Peter Green

Destiny Road (double vinyl pre-order)

Destiny Road - from 1999 - represented the first release of new Peter Green material after his return from a long period in the wilderness.

Available for the first time on vinyl with this 2017 Madfish label reissue.

Pre-order for 20th January release.

Paul Menel and the Essentials

Spare Parts for Broken Hearts (vinyl pre-order)

The third solo album from former IQ singer Paul Menel.

Produced and engineered by Gavin Monaghan (whose credentials include Robert Plant, Peter Gabriel, The Editors and Ocean Colour Scene) and built around the nucleus of a tight rhythm section (Tim Churchman on drums and Stephen Swift on Bass), Spare Parts For A Broken Hearts provides an ideal showcase for Menel's classic singer-songwriter stylings.

Signed edition.

Pre-order for 3rd February 2017 release.