Reckless Records & Three Floyds Announce RYE’D DA LIGHTNING beer for RSD 2012

We are beyond excited to announce that Reckless Records has teamed up with Three Floyds Brewing for an exclusive rye beer for Record Store Day 2012!! It’s a rye pale ale called “Rye’d Da Lightning” featuring label artwork by the talented horror/gore artist Putrid. The beer will be available exclusively at the Bottom Lounge on the night of Record Store Day. SWEET COBRA, CHICAGO THRASH ENSEMBLE, PARTY DOWNERS & more TBA will be performing. We’ll be announcing more details shortly.

Reckless Records New Releases 3/27/2012

All-American Rejects – Kids in the Street (CD)
Angel Witch – So Above So Below (CD)
Anywhere – Infrared Moses (7″ featuring MARS VOLTA, BIG BUSINESS members & Mike Watt)
Ray Barretto – Que Viva La Musica (CD)
Behemoth – Evangelia Heretika (2xLP, clear vinyl)
Belle & Sebastian – Late Night Tales (CD)
Justo Betancourt – Pa’ Bravo Yo (CD)
Ruben Blades – Anthology (2xCD)
Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy & Ashley Macomber – Afternoon (10″ w/ art book)
Borknagar – Urd (CD)
Sandy Bull & the Rhythm Ace – Live 1976 (LP)
Burial/ Four-tet – Nova (12″)
bvdub – Serenity (CD)
Bill Callahan/Mickey Newbury – Heaven Help the Child (7″)
Carter Tutti Void – Transverse (CD/LP)
Causa Sui – Pewt’r Sessions 1-2 (CD/LP Danish psych featuring a member of SUNBURNED HAND OF THE MAN)
Chemical Brothers – Don’t Think (CD/DVD)
K.S. Chithra w/ Ilaiyaraaja – S/T (LP)
Cowboy Junkies – Wilderness Vol. 4 (CD)
Davila 666 – Pa Que Vives (7″)
Devil’s Blood – Thousandfold Epicentre (2xLP)
DJ Premier & Freddie Foxx – Kolexxxion (CD/2xLP)
DJ Sneak – Fabric 62 (CD)
Dolphins into the Future – …On Sea-Faring Isolation (CD)
Drudkh – Eternal Turn of the Wheel (LP)
Ed Schrader’s Music Beat – Jazz Mind (CD/LP)
Father Murphy – Anyway, Your Children Will Deny it (LP)
Feedtime – Today is Friday (CD/LP)
Fenn O’Berg – In Hell (LP)
Flying Colors – S/T (CD/2xLP)
Fort Romeau – Kingdoms (CD/LP)
Frak – Musica Electronic (LP)
Regional Garland – Mixed Sugar: the Complete Works 1970-1987 (CD/2xLP)
Gift of Gab – Next Logical Progression (CD)
God Forbid – Equilibrium (CD)
Macy Gray – Covered (CD)
Guided by Voices – Keep it in Motion (7″)
Head Boggle – S/T (LP)
Hour of Penance – Sedition (CD)
Howlin’ Wolf – Message to the Young (CD)
In Solitude – The World The Flesh The Devil (2xLP)
Iron Maiden – En Vivo! (2xCD, 2xDVD, Blu-Ray)
Ketamines – Spaced Out (LP)
Kohwi – Hidden Trees (LP)
La Otracina – Skyblazer (7″)
Hector Lavoe – Anthology (2xCD)
Listening Mirror – Resting in Aspic (CD)
Madonna – MDNA (CD/2xCD)
Mars Volta – Noctourniquet (CD)
Meshuggah – Koloss (single CD, CD/DVD, 2xLP)
Ministry – Relapse (CD)
Mairi Morrison & Alasdair Roberts – Urstan (CD/LP)
Georgia Anne Muldrow & Madlib – Seeds (CD)
Naglfar – Teras (CD)
Daphne Oram – Oram Tapes Vol. 1 (CD)
Orphan/ Dope Body – split (LP)
Outer Minds – S/T (LP)
Overkill – Electric Age (CD)
Katy Perry – Teenage Dream (Complete Confection) (CD)
Po Po – Dope Boy Magick (CD)
Robert Pollard – Mouseman Cloud (CD/LP)
Pandit Prannath – Morning & Evening Ragas (LP reissue)
Pretty Lightning – There are Witches in the Woods (CD)
Q65 – Life I Live: Decca 45s (LP)
Quakers – S/T (2xCD)
Real McKenzies – Westwinds (CD/LP)
Penny Rimbaud – Acts of Love: 50 Songs to my Other Self (CD/book)
Rocket Juice & the Moon – S/T (CD Damon Albarn, Flea & Fela’s drummer Tony Allen)
Rocket Juice & the Moon – Manuela (10″ Damon Albarn, Flea & Fela’s drummer Tony Allen)
Rocket Juice & the Moon – Leave Taking (10″ Damon Albarn, Flea & Fela’s drummer Tony Allen)
Sedition Ensemble – Regeneration Report (CD/LP)
Miike Snow – Happy to You (CD)
Mark Stewart – Politics of Envy (CD & 2CD version, LP)
3 Inches of Blood – Long Live Heavy Metal (CD)
Tonetta – 777 vol. III (LP w/ CD)
Trembling Bells & Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy – Duchess (12″)
Tropic of Cancer – End of All Things (CD)
V/A – Belgian Wave & Pop Songs from the 1980’s (LP)
V/A – Reverend Beat-Man’s Dusty Record Cabinet Vol. 2 (LP)
V/A – What Remains of Eden: Anatolian & Levantine Music 1928-1952 (LP on MISSISSIPPI!!)
Wolfgan Voigt – Ruckverzauberung 6 (12″)
Paul Weller – Sonik Kicks (CD/LP)
Chelsea Wolfe – Grime & the Glow (CD)
Chelsea Wolfe – Apokalpsis (CD)
Young Prisms – In Between (CD/LP)
Zeus – Busting Visions (CD)

Reckless Records New Releases 3/20/2012

Badly Drawn Boy – Being Flynn (soundtrack CD)
Battles – Dross Glop 3 (12″)
Black to Comm – Earth (CD/LP on De Stijl)
Cardinal – Hymns (LP)
Caspian – Tertia (LP reissue)
Celar – Evaporate & Wonder (LP)
Circle of Ouroborus – Lost Entrance of the Just (LP)
Circle of Ouroborus – Eleven Fingers (CD)
Conduits – S/T (LP)
Dawnbringer – Three Soldiers Standing (7″)
Mac Demarco – Rock & Roll Nightclub (CD)
Everymen – Live From Asbury Park: Seconds as an English Language (cassette)
From the Mouth of the Sun – Woven Tide (LP)
Gunn-Truscinski Duo – Ocean Parkway (LP)
Half String – Maps for Sleep: 1991-94 (LP)
Headhunters – Survival of the Fittest/Straight From the Gate (2xCD reissue)
Imperial State Electric – Wild Tales (7″ ENTOMBED/ DEATH BREATH/ HELLACOPTERS member!)
Isis – Live 11.16.07 (2xLP – gray or clear vinyl)
Locrian & Mammifer – Bless Them That Curse You (2xLP), clear vinyl)
Lost in the Trees – A Church That Fits Our Needs (CD/LP)
Magic Castles – S/T (CD/2xLP)
Margot & the Nuclear So & So’s – Rot Gut, Domestic (CD/LP)
Mind Spiders – Meltdown (CD/LP)
Mirrorring – Foreign Body (CD/LP GROUPER meets TINY VIPERS)
Odd Future – OF Tape Vol. 2 (CD)
Lee Ranaldo – Between the Times & the Tides (CD/LP)
Luke Roberts – The Iron Gates at Throop & Newport (CD/LP)
Daniel Rossen – Silent Hour/Golden Mile (GRIZZLY BEAR member CD/LP)
Anoushka Shankar – Traveller (CD)
Shins – Port of Morrow (CD/LP)
SBTRKT – Wildfire (12″)
Servile Sect – Realms of the Queen (LP – clear vinyl w/ glow-in-the-dark splatter)
Esperanza Spalding – Radio Music Society (CD or CD/DVD)
Split Cranium – S/T (CD/LP)
Split Cranium – Sceptres to Rust (7″)
Tanlines – Mixed Emotions (CD/LP)
Telefon Tel Aviv – Birds (12″)
Thieves Like Us – Bleed Bleed Bleed (CD)
Paul Van Dyk – Evolution (CD/2xLP)
Paul Weller – Sonik Kicks (CD, deluxe CD, LP)
White Hills – Heads of Fire (reissue LP, red vinyl)
White Hills – Frying on This Rock (CD/LP – pink or white vinyl)
Yellow Ostrich – Strange Land (LP)
V/A – Hunger Games (soundtrack CD – with unreleased music from ARCADE FIRE & THE DECEMBERISTS)
V/A – Johnny D Presents Disco Jamms Vol. 1 (2xLP)
V/A – Shangaan Shake (CD)
V/A – Trevor Jackson Presents Metal Dance (2xCD/2xLP)

Listening To It (Spring Edition)

Spring is in the air and so is music. Here’s what we’ve been listening to!

Emily Elhaj – Genesis – The Musical Box

Dave Hofer – Cancer – Blood Bath

Luc Rodgers – Led Zeppelin – Immigrant Song

Dan Maloney – Mark Lanegan – The Gravedigger’s Songs

Dan Worland – Disappears – Pre-Language

Michael Gillilan РGas РKönigsforst

Arpad Lep – Various Artists – Minimal Wave Tapes, Vol. 2

Mark Lux – Jack Bruce & Mick Taylor – “Spirit”

Matt Jencik – The Who – Quadrophenia

Beth Klacko – Wolfgang Voigt – “Frieden”

Danielle Mikos – Ten Years After – “Stoned Woman”

Jim Magas – Roky Erickson – “Red Temple Prayer (Two-Headed Dog)” – 1975 version produced by Doug Sahm

Reckless Records New Releases 3/13/2012

14KT – A Friendly Game of KT (CD/LP)
Alchemist – Rapper’s Best Friend 2 (CD)
Arriver – Tsushima (LP)
Band in Heaven – Sleazy Dreams (7″)
Lee Bannon – Fantastic Planet (LP)
Bare Mutants – Without You (7″)
Blacastan – Master Builder Part II (2xCD)
Blut Aus Nord – Mystical Beasts of Rebellion (LP reissue)
Blue Aus Nord – Ultima Thulee (LP reissue)
Cannibal Corpse – Torture (CD/LP)
Copywrite – God Save the King (CD)
Corrosion of Conformity – S/T (LP w/ 7″)
Decemberists – We All Raise Our Voices to the Air (2xCD/3xLP)
Demdike Stare – Elemental (CD reissue)
Bo Diddley – Big Bad Bo (CD reissue)
Bo Diddley – Black Gladiator (CD reissue)
DJ Q-Bert – Super Seal in the 4th Dimension (2xLP)
Dropkick Murphy’s – Going Out in Style: Fenway Park Bonus Edition (2xCD)
Drudkh – Eternal Turn of the Wheel (CD)
Eight and a Half – Go Ego (10″)
Entrance Band – Untitled (CD/LP)
Everything Is Terrible! Presents – Doggie Woggiez! Poochie Woochiez! (DVD)
Feedtime – The Aberrant Years (4xCD/4xLP)
Lee Fields – Faithful Man (CD/LP)
Naso Freddo – Cold Nose (LP reissue)
Gensu Dean – Lo-Fi Fingahz (2xLP)
Will Glass – Glass Breaks (LP)
Holly Golightly & the Brokeoffs – Long Distance (CD/LP)
Group Doueh – Zayna Jumma (LP)
Hooker – Rock & Roll (LP)
Iggy & the Stooges – Sadistic Summer: Live at the Isle of Wright Festival 2011 (2xCD)
Koncept – Watch the Sky Fall (12″)
Alfredito Linares – Salsa a Todo Sabor… (CD)
Lord Mantis – Pervertor (CD)
Lucero – Women & Work (CD, LP is slightly delayed)
Gerardo Manuel & El Humo – Apocallypsis (CD)
Laura Marling – Alas I Cannot Swim (CD/LP)
Laura Marling – I Speak Because I Can (CD/LP)
Spoek Mathambo – Father Creeper (CD/LP)
Penderecki, Krzysztof & Johnny Greenwood – Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima/Popcorn Superhet Receiver/Polymorphia/48 Responses to Polymorphia (CD)
Quelle Chris – Shotgun & Sleek Rifle (CD)
Piel De Pueblo – Rock de las Heridas (LP reissue)
Porter Ricks – Biokinetics (LP back in print!)
Radar Eyes – S/T (CD/LP)
Sigh – In Somniphobia (CD)
Spawn of Possession – Incurso (CD)
Sylvester Anfang II – Untitled (CD/LP)
Tacocat – Take Me to Your Dealer (7″)
Teledrome – Double Vision (7″)
Telefon Tel Aviv – Birds (12″)
Robin Trower – Farther On Up the Road: the Chrysalis Years (1977 – 1983) (3xCD)
VCMG – SSSS (CD/2xLP)
Caetano Veloso & David Byrne – Live at Carnegie Hall (CD)
Windy & Carl – You Can’t Hide Your Love Forever (7″)
Wino & Conny Ochs – Labour of Love (CD/LP)
V/A – Shangaan Shake (CD)

Reckless Records New Releases 3/6/2012

Adversarial – Prophetic Plan of Abyssal Revelation (LP)
Afro Funk – Body Music (LP reissue)
Allo Darlin’ – Capricornia (7″ on Slumberland)
Belbury Poly – Belbury Tales (CD/LP plus a few Ghostbox label restocks)
Andrew Bird – Break It Yourself (CD, CD/DVD, LP with poster while supplies last!)
Black Breath – Sentenced to Life (CD)
Bon Iver – Towers (12″)
Bowerbirds – The Clearing (CD/LP)
Bright Eyes – A Collection of Songs Written 1995-1997 (2xLP reissue)
Bright Eyes/Son, Ambulance – Split (LP reissue)
Buzz – See You, Sioux (LP reissue on Dark Entries)
Captain Beefheart – Merseytrout (2xLP)
Jennifer Castle – Castlemusic (CD/LP)
Ceremony – Zoo (CD/LP we have a limited amount of green vinyl copies at all stores)
Eric Chenaux – Guitar & Voice (CD/LP)
Bobby Conn – Macaroni (CD)
Corpsessed – Dagger & the Challice (LP)
Darkthrone – Sempiternal Past: The Darkthrone Demos (LP)
Bo Diddley – Go (LP reissue)
Bo Diddley – S/T (LP reissue)
Doors – LA Woman: the Workshop Session (2xLP, 180g)
Dunes – Noctiluca (CD/LP)
Elfin Saddle – Devastates (CD/LP)
Embarrassment – Sex Drive (7″ reissue from this classic Lawrence band)
Ensorcelor – Crucifuge (LP)
Evans the Death – Telling Lies (7″ on Slumberland)
Every Time I Die – Ex Lives (CD/LP)
Gang of Four – Solid Gold (LP reissue)
Goblin – Patrick (LP soundtrack)
Goblin – Contamination (LP soundtrack)
Good Old War – Come Back As Rain (CD/LP)
Ital – Hive Mind (CD/LP)
Katatonia – For Funerals to Come… (LP reissue)
Kourosh – Gole (7″)
Kourosh – Leyla (7″)
Shirley Ann Lee – Songs of Light (LP on Numero)
Magnetic Fields – Love at the Bottom of the Sea (CD/LP)
Mammifer & Locrian – Bless Them That Curse You (CD)
Men – Open Your Heart (CD/LP)
Minature Tigers – Mia Pharaoh (CD)
Mount Carmel – Real Women (CD)
Mux Mool – Planet High School (LP)
Nite Jewel – One Second of Love (CD/LP)
Noh Mercy – S/T (LP)
Now Now – Threads (CD/LP)
Nurse With Wound – Creakiness & Other Misdemeanours (CD reissue)
Paperhead – Pictures of Her Demise b/w She Is Above Me (7″)
Prince Rama – Utopia=No Person (LP on Not Not Fun)
Resonars – Long Long Thoughts (7″)
Scud Mountain Boys – The Early Year (CD)
Sic – Thought Noises (LP reissue on Dark Entries)
Skunks – Earthquake Shake (7″ reissue)
Bruce Springsteen – Wrecking Ball (CD/2xLP)
Surfer Blood – Astro Coast (LP reissue)
Terzij De Horde – Rage of Rapture Against the Dying of the Light (LP)
Thantifaxath – (LP)
Tilts – S/T (LP members of TORCHE/RIDDLE OF STEEL)
Sharon Van Etten – Leonard (7″)]
Jozef Van Wissem & Jim Jarmusch – Concerning the Entrance into Eternity (CD)
Mike Wexler – Dispossession (CD)
Denison Witmer – The Ones Who Wait (CD)
Xiu Xiu – Always (CD/LP)
X-Ray Eyeballs – Splendor Squalor (LP)
Yellow Ostrich – Strange Land (CD/LP)
Young & in the Way – Eternal Depression (LP)
V/A – Johnny D Presents Disco Jamms Vol. 1 (2xCD)
V/A – Time to Go: Southern Psychedelic Moment: 1931-86 (CD)