Ike Q New Vinyl Thursday

It’s Ike Q New Vinyl Thursday! Check out this week’s new vinyl arrivals:

Alice Merton – Mint

Weekly Review:

It’s hard to grow much of anything with no roots, but Alice Merton can prove otherwise. The 24 year old German/Canadian/English pop star has grown a widespread fan base, sprouted a record label, and harvested her debut album just in time for 2019. It took three years, but Mint is full of hooks and hits. You’ve probably heard No Roots by now, be it on the radio, TV commercial on Spotify (it’s been streamed over 135 million times) or at the Teen Choice Awards (it’s cool, we don’t judge). But songs like Lash Out, Funny Business and Why So Serious prove that Merton is more than one and done.

Merton has claimed 12 addresses in her 24 years on this earth. While the postal codes changed, music was a constant in her life. Whenever she would feel like she did not belong, or felt overwhelmed by all the new she would write songs to make herself feel better. That is one of the most endearing aspects of this album, is how deeply personal it feels. According to Merton the stories on this album are all true, but more than that, each song has a different feel but still sounds uniquely Alice. She branches out, but the trunk of who she is remains the same. No matter if it is the teen anthem Lash Out or the Lana Del Ray like Honeymoon Heartbreak each song is familiar in a way that is relatable, but with a funky bass line. In the world of digital downloads and streaming it’s hard to find an artist that puts out a solid album from start to finish. For Merton, all of her songs on this album are good and more than a handful of them are great. Pick up your copy of this great album today and catch Alice live in concert at the Record Bar on Wednesday, April 24th. – Brad Simmons

Beirut – Gallipoli (Indie Exclusive)

Bob Dylan – More Blood More Tracks: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 14

The Beatles – Rubber Soul (Mono Sound)

Beastie Boys – Beastie Boys : Ill Communication

Buffalo Springfield – Buffalo Springfield (syeor Exclusive 2019) (180 Gram Vinyl, Mono Sound)

Buffalo Springfield – Buffalo Springfield Again (syeor Exclusive 2019) (180 Gram Vinyl, Mono Sound)

Bob Marley & the Wailers – Legend (180 Gram Vinyl, Special Edition, Reissue)

Cherry Glazerr – Stuffed & Ready (Opaque Red Vinyl)

The Clash – London Calling

The Cure – The Head On The Door (180 Gram Vinyl)

Cardi B – Invasion Of Privacy (Black, Digital Download Card)

Childish Gambino – “Awaken, My Love”

Claypool Lennon Delirium – Blood & Rockets / Easily Charmed By Fools (Limited Edition, 10-Inch Vinyl, Clear Vinyl, Colored Vinyl, Red)

Deer Tick – Mayonnaise

Deerhunter – Why Hasn’t Everything Already Disappeared

The Ghost – Prequelle (Clear Vinyl, With Bonus 7″)

Ike Quebec – Blue & Sentimental

The Lumineers – Lumineers

Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin 1 (180 Gram Vinyl, Remastered)

Malibu Ken – Malibu Ken (Aesop Rocky & Tobacco)

Metallica – Helping Hands…Live & Acoustic At The Masonic (Indie Exclusive)

Mac Miller – Swimming

Miles Davis – Kind Of Blue (Mono Sound)

Morphine – Yes (Limited Edition, Gatefold LP Jacket, 180 Gram Vinyl, Expanded Version)

Mumford & Sons – Delta

Neil Young – Songs For Judy

Panic! At the Disco – Pray For The Wicked (Black, Digital Download Card)

Pink Floyd – The Piper At The Gates Of Dawn (180 Gram Vinyl)

The Ramones – Road To Ruin (syeor Exclusive 2019)

Strawberry Alarm Clock – Wake Up… It’s Tomorrow

Timothy Leary – Turn On, Tune In, Drop Out (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) (Limited Edition, White, Black)

Tyler, The Creator – Wolf

Tame Impala – Currents

ZZ Top – Tejas (syeor Exclusive 2019) (Colored Vinyl, Purple)

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