• New LP (Coloured Vinyl)£27.00
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      Expected 08 OctPreorder
    • LP£25.00
      Standard black vinyl edition
      Expected 08 OctPreorder
    • CD£11.00
      Expected 08 OctPreorder
    • BADBADNOTGOOD – Signal From The Noise
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    • 1. Signal From The Noise
    • 2. Unfolding (Momentum 73) feat. Laraajii
    • 3. City Of Mirrors feat. Arthur Verocai
    • 4. Beside April feat. Karriem Riggins, Arthur Verocai
    • 5. Love Proceeding feat. Arthur Verocai
    • 6. Open Channels
    • 7. Timid, Intimidating
    • 8. Beside April (Reprise) feat. Arthur Verocai
    • 9. Talk Meaning feat. Arthur Verocai, Terrace Martin and Brandee Younger

    BADBADNOTGOOD return with their highly anticipated album, ‘Talk Memory’, a psychedelic jazz record that explores balance and harmony through musical improvisation. Collaborators include legendary composer Arthur Verocai and contemporary icons such as Terrace Martin, Karriem Riggins, Brandee Younger and Laraaji.

    Other Releases on XL Recordings

    Joy Orbisonstill slipping vol. 1XL Recordings

    **Debut full length/mixtape project from Joy Orbison!**

    "Fans of Joy O’s DJ sets and radio shows will already be aware of his diverse tastes and inspirations, represented here through a roll call of delicately curated, mainly UK, collaborators that include Herron, James Massiah, Bathe, Léa Sen, Goya Gumbani and TYSON."

    • – w/ dad & frankie
    • – sparko (feat. Herron)
    • – swag w/ kav (feat. James Massiah & Bathe)
    • – better (feat. Léa Sen)
    • – bernard?
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    • – rraine (feat. Edna)
    • – glorious amateurs
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    SmerzBelieverXL Recordings

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    • – Believer
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    "FRIDAY FOREVER is the second album from multi-artist project Everything Is Recorded, helmed by producer artist Richard Russell. This follows the critically acclaimed and Mercury Music Prize nominated debut of 2018, Everything Is Recorded by Richard Russell. FRIDAY FOREVER takes on a multi-lensed perspective of a classic night out, followed closely by the sobering reflections of the next morning. The album features an array of new collaborators – in British rappers Aitch, FLOHIO and Berwyn, Irish singer songwriters Maria Somerville and Kean Kavanagh, the inimitable voices of A.K. Paul, James Massiah, and returning vocalist Infinite Coles – as well as established names like Ghostface Killah and Penny Rimbaud."

      King KruleMan Alive!XL Recordings

      After two feverishly received albums as King Krule, plus another low-key outing under his own name, this extraordinarily gifted 25-year-old from Peckham in South London adds further depth and substance to his oeuvre with another wondrous long-player called ‘Man Alive!’. It arrives packed full of his trademark sonic ambition and compositional skill, as well as the now-familiar corrosive lyricism and lurid social observation.

        • LP + 7"£21.99
          Limited white vinyl edition inc. a 7" flexi-disc
          Out of stock
        • CD£9.99
          In stockAdd to Bag
        Gil Scott-HeronI'm New Here (10th Anniversary Expanded Edition)XL Recordings

        "In February 2010, the late, legendary musician, poet and author Gil Scott-Heron released his thirteenth, and last, studio album. First conceptualised in 2005, and ultimately produced by XL Recordings head Richard Russell during New York recording sessions that commenced in January 2008, 'I’m New Here' was Scott-Heron’s first album in thirteen years and found him sounding as vital, boundary-pushing and insightful as ever before. XL Recordings release a limited-edition, expanded version of the album on its 10th anniversary. In addition to the original album, the 'I'm New Here 10th Anniversary Edition' features two unreleased tracks - a cover of Richie Havens’ 'Handsome Johnny’ and a previously unheard Scott-Heron song 'King Henry IV’ - as well as a selection of other recordings from the original I’m New Here sessions that were only previously available on a rare, vinyl only deluxe version of the LP."

        • – On Coming from a Broken Home (Pt. 1)
        • – Me and the Devil
        • – I'm New Here
        • – Your Soul and Mine
        • – Parents (Interlude)
        • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£22.99
          Out of stock
        • 2×CD£11.99
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        Gil Scott-HeronWe’re New Again – A Reimagining by Makaya McCravenXL Recordings

        To mark the 10th anniversary of the release of 'I’m New Here', the 13th, and last, studio album from the legendary US musician, poet and author Gil Scott-Heron, acclaimed US jazz musician Makaya McCraven delivers a unique reinterpretation of the album.

        • – Special Tribute (Broken Home pt. 1)
        • – I'm New Here
        • – Running
        • – Blessed Parents
        • – New York is Killing Me
        • – The Patch (Broken Home pt. 2)
        • – People of the Light
        • – Being Blessed
        • – Where Did the Night Go
        Jack PeñateAfter YouXL Recordings

        "The indie hero could have played it safe with his first full-length record of the 2010s, but this comeback represents a bold new chapter."

          • New LP (Coloured Vinyl)£19.99
            Limited 'red & blue split' coloured vinyl edition.
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          Thom YorkeANIMAXL Recordings

          Third solo album from Radiohead's Thom Yorke, a companion piece to a Netlfix film made with auteur director Paul Thomas Anderson. Haunting electronic music, in the vein of Radiohead's 'In Rainbows'.

            • 2×LP Deluxe vinyl£59.99
              A beautiful hardback book containing both the lyrics and many strange drawings done in pencil by Stanley Donwood & Dr Tchock.

              Orange 180 gram double vinyl with an additional 10th track (Ladies & Gentlemen, Thank You for Coming).

              Printed onto Italian Fedrigoni Special Brown material paper and section sewn, the book is made up with an exposed orange cloth spine and orange gilt edging and finished with Bodonian Binding.

              Inc. a download card (320k MP3, 16- or 24-bit WAV)
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            • CD£9.99
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            RadioheadPablo HoneyXL Recordings

            The iconic album Pablo Honey is the debut studio album by English rock band Radiohead. It was released in 1993 in the United Kingdom by Parlophone and in the United States by Capitol Records.

              Thom YorkeSuspiria (Music for the Luca Guadagnino Film)XL Recordings

              Radiohead's Thom Yorke scores an eerie soundtrack to the reboot of Dario Argento's supernatural horror classic, 'Suspiria'!

              • – A Storm That Took Everything
              • – The Hooks
              • – Suspirium
              • – Belongings Thrown in a River
              • – Has Ended
              • – Klemperer Walks
              • – Open Again
              • – Sabbath Incantation
              • – The Inevitable Pull
              • – Olga's Destruction (Volk Tape)
              • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£22.99
                Out of stock
              • 2×CD£8.99
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              Everything Is RecordedEverything Is Recorded by Richard RussellXL Recordings

              XL boss Richard Russell follows up last year’s Close But Not Quite EP with the debut LP from his Everything Is Recorded project. Featuring guest spots from Sampha and more.

              • – Intro
              • – Close But Not Quite
              • – She Said
              • – Wet Looking Road
              • – Mountains Of Gold
              • – Show Love
              • – Echoes In The Bone (Interlude)
              • – Bloodshot Red Eyes
              • – Cane
              • – Purify (Interlude)
              • – Be My Friend
              • – Everything Is Recorded
              RadioheadA Moon Shaped PoolXL Recordings

              Case bound limited edition 2xLP & 2XCD now in stock! Includes 2 bonus tracks and 32 pages of artwork!

              Ninth studio album 'A Moon Shaped Pool' has finally landed from the band that just won't go away - Radiohead. You'd think by now they'd be happy to rest on their laurels, but Radiohead and Mr Yorke don't have that in their locker. 'A Moon Shaped Pool" is yet another triumph blending the electronic elements of 'Kid A' with the raw indie sound of 'The Bends'. Highly Recommended!!!

              • – BURN THE WITCH
              • – DAYDREAMING
              • – DECKS DARK
              • – DESERT ISLAND DISK
              • – FUL STOP
              • – GLASS EYES
              • – IDENTIKIT
              • – THE NUMBERS
              • – PRESENT TENSE
              • – TRUE LOVE WAITS
              • Box Set (1.8kg)£64.99
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              • New 2×LP (Coloured Vinyl)£20.99
                Out of stock
              • CD£10.99
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              Kaytranada99.9%XL Recordings

              Kaytranada presents his highly anticipated debut album ‘99.9%’ via XL Recordings. The album finds the Haitian born, Montreal raised producer delivering on the promise of his early self-released EPs and remixes. 

              The album features a stellar line up of collaborations including Anderson .Paak, Karim Riggins, BADBADNOTGOOD, Little Dragon and Craig David among others. 

              When it comes to the production you can expect his signature soulful MPC laden grooves, slick baselines and J Dilla esque beats. 

              Highly Recommended!!!

              • – Track Uno
              • – Bus Ride (ft Karriem Riggins & River Tiber)
              • – Got It Good (ft Craig David)
              • – Together (ft AlunaGeorge & GoldLink)
              • – Drive Me Crazy (ft Vic Mensa)
              • – Weight Off (ft BADBADNOTGOOD)
              • – Glowed Up (ft Anderson .Paak)
              • – Lite Spots
              • 2×LP£24.99
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              • CD£10.99
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