New Vinyl 8/26/2016


  • 2 Chainz & Lil Wayne – Collegrove
  • 50 Cent – The Massacre ‘Respect The Classics’ Reissue
  • Jon Bellion – The Human Condition (Limited Edition Clear Vinyl)
  • Morgan Delt – Phase Zero “Loser Edition” (1st Pressing colored vinyl)
  • Glass Animals – How To Be A Human Being
  • Lies – Plague (Single-sided 12″ with a Killer B-side etching)
  • Ingrid Michaelson – It Doesn’t Have To Make Sense
  • Walter Schreifels – An Open Letter to The Scene (Limited Edition Colored Vinyl + 7″)
  • Soundgarden – Down On The Upside (180gram Audiophile Reissue)
  • Soundgarden – Louder Than Love (180gram Audiophile Reissue)
  • Soundtrack / Disney – The Jungle Book Picture Disc
  • Uncle Acid – Pusher Man / Remember Tomorrow 7″ Single
  • The Vells – Total Depravity (Deluxe Gatefold 2LP 18gram Edition)
  • Frank Zappa – Hot Rats

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New Vinyl 8/19/2016


  • Abbath – S/T – Limited Edition Gatefold on Opaque Yellow Vinyl (limited to 500)
  • Blood Orange – Freetown Sound
  • Boyz II Men – II “Respect The Classics” Reissue
  • Boyz II Men – Cooleyhighharmoney “Respect The Classics” Reissue
  • Brotherhood of Lizards – Lizardland
  • Carnifex – Slow Death – Beer-colored vinyl (limited to 500)
  • Sam Coomes (Quasi) – Bugger Me
  • The Color Morale – Desolate Divine – Limited Edition White w/Green Smear Vinyl
  • Dumb Numbers – II – Limited Edition Purple Vinyl
  • Explosions in The Sky / David Wingo – Manglehorn Original Soundtrack
  • Factory Floor – 25 25
  • Gorguts – Pleiades’ Dust – Clear Vinyl w/poster (limited to 500)
  • Myrkur – Mausoleum – Live Recording with Norwegian Girls Choir
  • Ritual Howls – Into the Water
  • OST – Yoha Horses – Limited Edition 10″ Pink Vinyl
  • Ryley Walker – Golden Sings That Have Been Sung – Limited Edition “Deep Cuts” 2LP on Pink Frost/Sea Foam Blue Vinyl or Standard versions available
  • Tobacco – Sweatbox Dynasty – Limited Edition Transparent Blue w/Beige Vinyl, Limited Cassette Tape and Standard Black Vinyl versions available
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra – II – Limited Edition White Cassette Tape
  • Xiu Xiu – Plays The Music of Twin Peaks – 180gm White/Clear Vinyl

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New Vinyl 8/12/2016



  • Guru – Jazzmatazz (Vol 1)
  • Jeff The Brotherhood – Zone
  • Oasis – Heathen Chemistry
  • Oasis – The Masterplan
  • Of Montreal – Innocence Reaches (2LP Deluxe Gatefold Light Blue Vinyl)
  • Neil Young + Promise of The Real – Earth (Limited Edition 3LP Gatefold)
  • Young The Giant – Home Of The Strange


Have you ever been sitting at home in your underwear thinking: “man I wish I knew which Animal Collective albums Shuga has instock right now” ? Well, now YOU CAN! We have just officially launched our new Shuga Records Retail Store website which shows all of our Wicker Park store inventory in REAL time.  Now you can find that Merriweather Post Pavillion in our inventory on the website and know that we have it before you put pants on. Heck, you could even buy it online before you come in. HECK, you could even buy it and have it shipped to you. Never. Leave. The. House. It’s your call really, we’d still love to see your face.

New Vinyl 8/5/2016



  • Agalloch – The Mantle (2LP Reissue)
  • Agalloch – Pale Folklore (2LP Reissue)
  • Agalloch – Ashes Against The Grain (2LP Reissue)
  • The Avett Brothers – True Sadness
  • Black Sabbath – Sabotage (Limited Edition 180gm Translucent Purple Vinyl)
  • Black Sabbath – Master of Reality (Limited Edition 180gm Opaque Green Vinyl)
  • Black Sabbath – Technical Ecstasy (Limited Edition 180gm White Vinyl)
  • Black Sabbath – Vol. 4 (Limited Edition 180gm Opaque Orange Vinyl)
  • Black Sabbath – Black Sabbath (Limited Edition 180gm Opaque Red Vinyl)
  • Black Sabbath – Paranoid (Limited Edition 180gm Blue Vinyl)
  • Black Sabbath – Sabbath Bloody Sabbath (Limited Edition 180gm Opaque Red/Orange Vinyl)
  • Cheena – Spend The Night With…
  • Creative Adult – Fear Of Life (1st Press on Translucent Blue Vinyl)
  • Miles Davis – Amandla
  • Dinosaur Jr – Give A Glimpse Of What Yer Not (Purple Vinyl)
  • Heliotropes – Over There That Way
  • Holy Ghost – Crime Cutz (Limited Edition Vinyl)
  • Kilo – Well Worn
  • Lymbic Systym – New Varieties (Limited Edition 45RPM Bone-Colored Vinyl)
  • Tig Notaro – Boyish Girl Interrupted
  • Russian Circles – Guidance
  • Elliott Smith & Pete Krebs – Shytown b/w No Confidence Man (Limited Edition Marble-Orange 7”)
  • Soundtrack – Alejandro Jodorowsky’s El Topo (Limited to 450 on Coke Bottle Clear Vinyl)
  • Wild Beasts – Boy King

Boris “Pink” Tour Autograph Signing


Japanese sludge trio Boris will grace our presence SUNN-DAY August 14th to sign some shit. Make sure to snag one of their 9 different titles we have in stock!

WHEN : AUG 14th 2-3pm

WHERE: Shuga Records (1272 N Milwaukee, Chicago, IL)

WHAT: An autograph signing & Meet + Greet

HOW to ATTEND: From now until the event, purchase any Boris title from the retail or online stores and you’ll get entry to the event!

WHY so SHORT: They play at Metro that night!

Boris will only have around 1 hour, and speak limited English, so please bear that in mind, arrive early to ensure your chance to meet them.