New Vinyl Releases 12/15/17

  • The Beatles – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (180Gram Stereo Reissue)
  • The Beatles – Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (Picture Disc)
  • The Chain Gang of 1974 – Daydream Forever (Clear Vinyl)
  • Bob Dylan – Time Out of Mind
  • Bomba Estereo – Ayo
  • Duke Ellington – The Duke Plays Ellington (Reissue)
  • Enslaved – Eld (Red with Black Splatter 2LP Reissue)
  • Ace Frehley – Anomaly Deluxe (2LP on Reflex Blue/Clear Starburst vinyl)
  • Ihsahn – The Adversary (Reissue on Red vinyl)
  • Ihsahn – After (Reissue on Clear vinyl)
  • Ihsahn – Das Seelenbrechen (Reissue on Gold vinyl)
  • Ihsahn – Eremita (Reissue on White vinyl)
  • The Killers – Day & Age (Reissue)
  • The Killers – Direct Hits 2003-2013 (Reissue)
  • The Killers – Sam’s Town (Reissue)
  • The Killers – Sawdust (Reissue)
  • Demi Lovato – Tell Me You Love Me
  • Nathan Milstein – Masterpieces for Violin and Orchestra (Stereo Repress, Ltd to 1000)
  • Thelonious Monk – The Complete Prestige 10-Inch Collection (5×10″ Box Set)
  • New Order – NOMC15 (3LP Live Album)
  • Nico – Chelsea Girl (Reissue)
  • The Offspring – Inxay On The Hombre (20th Anniversary Reissue on Gold vinyl)
  • Roy Orbison with The Philharmonic Orchestra – A Love So Beautiful
  • Pharcyde – Bizarre Ride II The Pharcyde (5LP Deluxe Edition on Translucent Blue and Yellow vinyl with 3 12″ Singles)
  • Otis Redding – The Definitive Studio Album Collection (7LP Box Set)
  • Sia – Everyday is Christmas
  • Solstafir – Svartir Sandar (2LP on Split Red and Milky Clear Vinyl)
  • Taylor Swift – Reputation (2LP Picture Disc)
  • Various Artists – Crazy Heart (Original Motion Picture 2LP Soundtrack)
  • Various Artists – Insecure (Music from the HBO Original Series)
  • Various Artists – Pitch Perfect 3 (Music from the Motion Picture)
  • Various Artists – Stranger Things (Music from Seasons 1 & 2)
  • The Velvet Underground – 1969

ANCHR Magazine Anniversary Showcase: Lucille Furs, The Evening Attraction & Capital Soirée


ANCHR Magazine turns one this January! To celebrate, they’re ringing in 2018 with a showcase at Schubas Tavern on January 5th (it’s a Friday!), featuring Lucille FursThe Evening Attraction, and Capital Soirée.  Matt Williams of  Post Animal and Cadien Lake James from Twin Peaks will also be DJing. For more about each band, keep reading, but grab your tickets to the show here.


Retro rock and roll that puts a refreshing spin on the sounds we all love from the 60’s and 70’s.

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For Fans Of: The Stones, The Beatles, Cage the Elephant, Levitation Room

Go To Tracks: “Alabaster Crayon“, “Baby Blaise,” “In Samsara

Fun Fact: Lead singer Trevor Pritchett starred in Post Animal’s video for “Special Moment.” Find out more about the band here.


Punchy, bright guitar melodies blend with sing along choruses and a hint of twang for irresistibly catchy earworms

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For Fans Of: Blackfoot Gypsies, Sundara Karma, The Nude Party, Allah-Las

Go To Tracks: “Love So Fine,” “The Kids Don’t Care (For Rock and Roll),” “Bad Things

Fun Fact: Paul Ansani and Miles Malin of the group have been playing together since middle school, and they were in a band called The Break in high school. Find out more about the band here.



Good ol’ pop rock tunes with sticky choruses and riffs that’ll get you grooving

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For Fans Of: COIN, The Walters, Blossoms, Hippo Campus

Go To Tracks: “Second Home,” “Old School,” “Take Me Anywhere

Fun Fact: The band played a Halloween show as COPital Soirée this year, and all dressed as cops…and one of them had an unfortunate run in with law enforcement in Tennessee once. Find out more about that here.

Get ready for the show by picking up our Chicago Compilation, featuring both Lucille Furs and The Evening Attraction. Get it in store, or online here. You can also pick up Lucille Furs’ debut album in store or online now!


New Releases 12/8/17

  • A Certain Ratio – Force (1986) (Ltd Ed. Reissue on Yellow Vinyl)
  • A Certain Ratio – The Graveyard and The Ballroom (1980) Ltd. Ed. in Green Wallet Sleeve)
  • Courtney Marie Andrews – On My Page
  • Beastie Boys – The In Sound From Way Out! (180gram Reissue)
  • Beastie Boys – To The 5 Boroughs (180gram 2LP Reissues w/ Gatefold Jacket)
  • Califone – Heron King Blues (2LP Reissue)
  • Cult of Luna – Eternal Kingdom (2LP Reissue w/ Gatefold Jacket)
  • Evanescence – Synthesis (2LP Pressing with Gatefold Jacket)
  • Hodera – First Things First
  • Jim James (My Morning Jacket) – Tribute to EP
  • Jim James (My Morning Jacket) – Tribute to 2
  • Jóhann Jóhannsson – IBM 1401, A User’s Manual (2LP on Clear Vinyl with Gatefold Jacket)
  • Kali Masi – Wind Instrument
  • Motion City Soundtrack – Even If It Kills Me (10th Anniversary 2LP Edition on Light Blue Vinyl with 5 song EP, Japanese Bonus Track and 8 Unreleased Live Tracks & Demos)
  • Tom Rogerson with Brian Eno – Finding Shore (Opaque Blue Vinyl)
  • Sløtface – Try Not To Freak Out (Ltd. Ed. 180gram Yellow Vinyl w/ Gatefold Jacket)
  • Soundtrack – Mommie Dearest (Henry Mancini) (First Pressing on White Vinyl with Gatefold Jacket, Limited to 1200)
  • Tash Sultana – Notion EP (12″ EP on Green Vinyl)
  • Greta Van Fleet – Black Smoke Rising EP (Gatefold Jacket)
  • Various – Sincerely, L. Cohen: A Live Celebration of Leonard Cohen (2LP Pressing, Limited to 500)
  • Various – The Rise of The Synths (The Official Companion Album)(Ltd. Ed. 140gram 2LP on Translucent Purple Vinyl)
  • Thom Yorke (Radiohead) – Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes (180gram White Vinyl)