Max Paradise

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07.26.11 Current Vinyl Collection (with Descript11.08.09 Bon Iver Setlist
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Current Vinyl Collection (with Descriptions!)

Just all of the records I currently own on vinyl. Not included are Touche rAmore's ' the Beat rrrof a Dead Horse,' Bon Iver's 'Bon Iver, Bon rIver,' and Mamaleek's 'Kurdaitcha,' all of which are rrrcurrently in the mail.
1 Arsonists Get All The Girls
Hits From The Bow/The Game Of Life

Got this one at a CD release show my band played with these guys a few
months ago. Really slick double-vinyl, Hits From The Bow is orange and The
Game Of Life is red, gatefold, lyrics printed on the inside with nifty artwork.
The Curse

One of two Atreyu vinyls an old friend gave me, and I still haven't bothered to
listen to. Slick transparent-orange record though, lyrics printed on the inside
of a fold-sleeve.
A Death-Grip On Yesterday

Same as the last, friend gave it to me, don't really care enough to listen. Grey
marble record, comes with lyrics insert.

Simple packaging, just a sleeve and a record. One of the best albums of all
time though, and it sounds AMAZING on wax.
The Nothing / Nightly, Daily

Nice little white 45 7" from Baths, again, just a sleeve and a disc, but it's the
same quality Baths material as always. From a limited run of 1000.
6Bon Iver
For Emma, Forever Ago

Another fantastic album, has the regular artwork as well as a lyrics insert.
Sounds great, all that jazz. Exactly what you expect.
7Bon Iver
Blood Bank

Same story as For Emma, this is just a gorgeous album, a 45 12" with a lyrics
8Brand New
The Devil And God Are Raging Inside Me

One of my favourite albums ever made, this is a heavy-duty double white vinyl
in a gatefold, comes with similar art to the CD on the inner sleeves as well as a
lyrics insert(!)
9 Coheed And Cambria
The Running Free

45 7" that was a tie-in with my purchase of No World For Tomorrow, just a
record and a sleeve.
10Crystal Castles
Crystal Castles

Simple packaging, double-vinyl and a credits insert in a minimalistic sleeve.
11Crystal Castles
Crystal Castles II

Heavy-duty double vinyl in a gatefold, neat art, as well as a huge poster.
12Various Artists (Indie)
Dark Was The Night

Simple packaging, just a triple vinyl crammed into a normal gatefold.
Empty Days and Sleepless Nights

Double grey-marble vinyl in a gatefold, second disc has a neat etching on the
b-side, comes with a 50-something page lyrics booklet.
14Emerson Lake and Palmer

Inherited from my mom, just a simple record in a gatefold sleeve.
15Emerson Lake and Palmer
Welcome To The Show That Never Ends

Classic live triple-vinyl in a three-panel neat gatefold, another one inherited
from my mom.
16Fall Out Boy
Infinity On High

Heavy-duty picturedisc along with a little mini-poster/credits insert. Comes in a
simple clear plastic sleeve.
17Fucked Up
David Comes To Life

Huge package, heavy-duty double vinyl in a gatefold, comes with an alternate
cover/poem insert as well as a huge lyrics poster.
18Green Day
American Idiot

Another one given to me by a friend, this one's a pretty slick double-vinyl in a
gatefold with a giant lyrics poster.
19 Godspeed You! Black Emperor

One of my favourite records I own, comes in a sleeve with picture hand-glued
on, as well as all the trinkets (train-squished penny, various mini-posters and
fliers, etc).
20Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Slow Riot For New Zero Kanada

Another great album, this one comes with a little flier insert as well as
information printed on the inner sleeve. Side A runs at 45, Side B at 33.
21Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Lift Your Skinny Fists Like Antennas...

Among my favourite albums of all time, this is a double-vinyl in a really cool
gatefold, artwork on the inner sleeves and everything.
22Godspeed You! Black Emperor
Yanqui U.X.O

Another double-vinyl in a gatefold, comes with an information/art insert, just a
really gorgeous package.
23Have A Nice Life

Another incredible album, simple double-vinyl in a gatefold, but it comes with
the stunning 70-something page accompanying book. Just a great work of art,
from a limited run of 750.
24James Blake
James Blake

Another double-vinyl in a gatefold, includes two bonus tracks, comes with
lyrics printed on the inner sleeves.
25Joanna Newsom
Have One On Me

Triple vinyl in a box, includes a large lyrics book as well as separate sleeves for
each record.
26Joni Mitchell
Ladies Of The Canyon

Another one from my mom, single vinyl in a gatefold with lyrics printed on the
27 Jonny Manak And The Depressives
Rebound Town

Purchased because my friend was in the band at the time, simple sleeve with a
pink-and-white splatter-paint vinyl.
28Kanye West
My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy

Really cool triple vinyl in a three-panel gatefold, includes five art inserts as well
as a poster/credits insert.
29Marilyn Manson
Mechanical Animals

Double vinyl crammed into a sleeve, nothing more, nothing less.
30The Mars Volta
Frances The Mute

Triple vinyl in a three-panel gatefold, really cool artwork and lyrics on the inner
sleeves, record three includes an etching on the b-side.
31 Megafaun
Gather, Form & Fly

Bought at a Bon Iver concert, double vinyl in a single sleeve, includes a large
poster/lyrics insert, as well as an etching on the b-side of record 2.
32 M.I.A.

45 7" from M.I.A., came with my purchase of her newest album. Transparent
red vinyl, includes a remix of XXXO as the b-side.
33The National

Simple packaging, record in a sleeve, credits information printed on the inner
34The National
High Violet

Gorgeous double-vinyl in a gatefold, awesome photos of the band members
on the inner sleeves.
35Neil Young
After The Gold Rush

Another single vinyl in a gatefold inherited from my mom, includes a lyrics poster.
36Nine Inch Nails
Year Zero

Double vinyl in a three-panel gatefold, has a lyrics booklet and an etching on
the b-side of record 2.
37Nine Inch Nails

Triple vinyl in a three-panel gatefold, includes an art/credits insert, and the b-
side of record 3 is blank.
38Of Montreal
Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer?

Double vinyl in a three-panel gatefold, includes four bonus tracks and a
credits/art insert.

Double vinyl in a gatefold, comes with a poster and a CD with one bonus track.
40Panda Bear

White vinyl in a gatefold, very minimal art, but really slick.

Big box set, comes with a double vinyl of the album each housed in separate
sleeves, a 12" 45 of the Machine Gun single with an etching on the b-side, an
art insert, and a special USB stick including the album+extras.
Kid A

Really neat double 10", art on the inner sleeves, nothing else. Great album,
In Rainbows

Super-fancy 'discbox,' includes the album on two 45 12" record, as well as a
lyrics book, an art book, the album on CD, and a second CD of bonus tracks.
44 Sigur Ros
In A Frozen Sea: A Year With Sigur Ros

From a limited run of 5000, a 7-record set plus an art book, includes Agaetis
Byrjun on double vinyl, ( ) on double vinyl, Takk... on triple vinyl, and the
Smaskifa single on the b-side of record 3 of Takk...
45Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra
13 Blues For Thirteen Moons

Really cool packaging, two records in a sleeve along with two art inserts and a
lyrics book.
46Sufjan Stevens

Double vinyl in a three-panel gatefold, cute artwork and a lyrics/art insert to go
47Sunn O))) and Boris

Triple purple-marble vinyl in a gatefold, includes an art book and an entire
bonus disc of material. From a limited run of 500.

Another really nice package, sleeve includes a CD of the album housed in a
credits insert, as well as lyrics printed on the inner sleeve.
49Tim Hecker
Ravedeath, 1972

Gorgeous album, very very minimal packaging, simple gorgeous photos and
two records housed in a gatefold.
50Titus Andronicus
The Monitor

Another cool package, double vinyl in a gatefold, has lyrics on the inside and
art on the inner sleeves.
51Touche Amore
Parting The Sea Between Brightness And Me

White vinyl inside a gorgeous sleeve, includes lyrics written on the inner sleeve.
52 United Nations
Nevermind the Bombings, Here's Your Six Figures

Yellow 7" in a sleeve, includes a lyrics booklet. One of the coolest 7"s around.
53The Velvet Underground
The Velvet Underground and Nico

Just a single vinyl in a gatefold, simple, good album.
54The Velvet Underground
White Light/White Heat

Single vinyl in a sleeve. Very simple.
55The Velvet Underground
The Velvet Underground

Again, just a single vinyl in a sleeve.
56The Velvet Underground

Yet another simple record in a sleeve.
57Weekend Nachos

A recent acquisition, one of the hardest albums out there. Single vinyl in an
awesome-looking sleeve, includes a lyrics/art insert.
Close To The Edge

Single record in a gatefold, some neat artwork, nothing more, nothing less.
Inherited from my mom.

Another live triple vinyl in a four-panel gatefold from my mom, includes an
awesome art booklet and gorgeous watercolors all over the packaging.
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