Bungie to release The Music Of Destiny, Vol. I 6LP box set

Bungie have announced that they are releasing The Music Of Destiny, Vol. I on vinyl – including the long-fabled and recently leaked Music Of The Spheres.

The release will be a 6LP box set with each record housed inside a custom printed inner. Each set will be individually numbered and include a booklet and a pin. A download code will be sent via e-mail out immediately after ordering.

It is priced at $100 and is scheduled to release in late 2018. It is available to preorder now via the Bungie Store. Please note that this is an open preorder that will close on June 15, 2018 at midnight PST.

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The “Diggin’ In The Carts” compilation is now up for preorder via Hyperdub

Back when the “Diggin’ In The Carts: A Collection Of Pioneering Japanese Video Game Music” album was first made available for CD and digital it had a small note at the store page saying a vinyl version would come later – and now it’s available to order!

Curated by Nick Dwyer and Kode9 as part of Red Bull Radio’s “Diggin’ In The Carts” online radio show on Japanese game music, the album features 34 tracks from 32 different Japanese games from 9 different gaming systems.

The following games are represented: ActRaiser, Alcahest, Alien Soldier, Chatty, Cosmic Wars, Dezaemon, DragonGun, Esper Dream 2, Genpei Toumaden, Gofer no Yabou Episode II, Golden Axe: The Duel, Gradius, Gradius 2, Hisou Kihei X Serd, Illusion City: Genei Toshi, Liquid Kids, Mahjong Touhhaiden, Megapanel, Metal Black, Metal Stoker, Motocross Maniacs, Mouryou Senki Madera, Quarth, Solomon’s Key, Super Royal Blood, Tarot Mystery, Thunder Force IV, Time Cruise II, Valkyrie no Densetsu, Vixen 357, Xak II, and Youjuu Kikouhei WerDragon.

The release will be a 180g 2LP with one orange and one green disc. It will be housed in a gatefold jacket with original artwork by Koji Morimito. It will also includes 3 12″ cardboard art prints with a manga, cover art and notes about the creation of this album.

It is priced at £30 and is scheduled to release around July 20, 2018. It can be preordered via Hyperdub’s Bandcamp here now.

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Materia Collective are opening preorders for their Pokémon Red & Blue piano album

Last year Materia Collective started a Kickstarter campaign for the recording of a piano arrangement album of the Pokémon Red & Blue soundtrack and they are now opening preorders for non-backers.

The release is a 2LP on black vinyl. The records appear to be housed in a single-pocket jacket with illustrations by Nora Kristiansen and design and layout by Rozen. It will be a pressing of 500 copies.

People who backed the vinyl tier for the Kickstarter will receive a backer-exclusive version of this, but it has not yet been announced what the difference between the standard and the backers versions will be.

It is priced at $40 and is scheduled to release around September 1, 2018. It can be preordered now via Bandcamp here.

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The Wandersong EP is now available to order from Yetee Records

It’s been a while since Yetee Records announced that they would be releasing an EP with music from Wandersong by A Shell In The Pit on vinyl, but now the wait is over!

The release is a 7″ on neon yellow vinyl housed in a clear sleeve with the game title printed on it. It is a pressing of 250 copies.

It is priced at $12 and appears to be ready to ship out. It can be ordered from The Yetee here.

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Preorders for the Bio Miracle Bokutte Upa! 7″ open tomorrow via Ship To Shore

Ship To Shore PhonoCo. have just announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to Bio Miracle Bokutte Upa! on vinyl as part of their Konami Kukeiha Club Museum Series.

The release will be a 7″ on pink vinyl and housed in a regular 7″ jacket with brand new artwork by Drew Wise. The jacket will have an OBI an include a double-sided poster with art by Austin James and liner notes by Jeremy Parish.

It will be priced at $13 and is scheduled to release mid-June 2018. Preorders will open tomorrow May 16, 2018 at 12PM EST from Ship To Shore PhonoCo.’s store.

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Spacelab9 to release the soundtrack to Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel! Claptastic Voyage

It was announced without details in the Spacelab9 newsletter quite a while ago now, but we finally have a release date and new info for the vinyl release of the Claptastic Voyage DLC for Borderlands: The Pre-Sequel.

The release will be a single LP housed in a gatefold jacket with artwork from the game. It will be available in three different color variants – “Claptrap” opaque yellow, “Claptrap’s consciousness” green translucent with green splatter, and “Sys_Admin” purple translucent with purple splatter.

Currently there is only information out about the yellow variant, which will be available exclusively from ThinkGeek. It’s likely that the other variants will be available from Spacelab9’s own site at a later date.

It will be priced at $35. It can be ordered from ThinkGeek’s site here on May 11, 2018.

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Preorders for Data Discs’ Space Harrier open today

It was announced in their newsletter last year that Data Discs would release the soundtrack to Space Harrier, but it wasn’t until earlier this week that the details of the release were announced.

The release will include the full arcade soundtrack for the game, but also includes an arrangement of the game’s main theme performed by the S.S.T. Band.

The release will be a single 45RPM 180g LP. It will be housed in a single pocket jacket with original game artwork. It will feature an OBI, a lithographic print of the front art and liner notes by composer Hiroshi Kawaguchi.

As usual Data Discs will offer 3 different color variants for the release – a limited edition green translucent with purple splatter that has a special 3D lenticular jacket, a dark green translucent, and a classic black vinyl version.

As a little bonus 50 randomly chosen copies preordered within the first 48 hours will be signed by composer Hiroshi Kawaguchi.

The release is priced at £20 for the standard versions, and £27 for the limited edition. It is scheduled to release around May 31, 2018.

It can be preordered via Data Discs’ store here on May 5, 2018 at 7PM UK time (or earlier if you’re signed up for Data Discs’ newsletter passwords).

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Enjoy The Toons to release arrangement album The 8-Bit Time Paradox on vinyl

It was originally announced via an Indiegogo campaign from late last year, but now it’s gotten a proper announcement from Enjoy The Toons Records and a release date.

The 8-Bit Time Paradox is an arrangement album managed in large part by Giovanni Rotondo. It contains arrangements of music from Metroid, Breath Of The Wild, Final Fantasy VII, Ocarina Of Time, Mega Man, Titanfall 2, Shovel Knight, and Battlefield 1. The tracks are performed by several artists known for their video game music arrangements on Youtube and elsewhere on the internet.

The release will be a single LP housed in a GameBoy game-inspired single pocket jacket with art by Jeff Langevin. It will be available in three color variants – “cartridge” grey, “boss battle” purple-in-clear with white splatter, and “time paradox” purple smoke. The two former are limited to 200 copies each and the latter 100 copies.

The release is priced at $21 through Enjoy The Toons Records, and £23 through Giovanni Rotondo’s Bandcamp.

Orders open through Enjoy The Toons’ store here on May 5, 2018. It can already be ordered through Giovanni Rotondo’s Bandcamp here, which ships from the UK instead of the US.

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Limited Run Games to sell soundtracks to two Mike Bithell games

Late yesterday Limited Run Games announced that they will be selling vinyl soundtracks for the two Mike Bithell games Volume and Thomas Was Alone. Both are composed by David Housden.

Volume will be a single black 180g LP housed in a single pocket jacket with game art. The vinyl release for this is handled by Laced Records.

Thomas Was Alone will be a single blue translucent 180g LP housed in a single pocket jacket with layout handled by Dane Baudoin. The vinyl release for this is handled by Black Screen Records. It is identical to the vinyl release from last year except for the record being on blue instead of red or black.

Both titles are limited to 500 copies (although some sources have said that Volume is actually 800 copies). They will both go on sale on May 4, 2018 at 10AM EST.

Volume will be priced at $30 and will be available from Limited Run Games here.

Thomas Was Alone will be priced at $28 and will be available from Limited Run Games here.

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The soundtrack to Chuchel is now up for order

The game’s developers, Amanita Design, confirmed that a release would be happening, and now the label Minority Records have started taking orders for the Chuchel vinyl soundtrack (titled “Cherries On Air”).

The release is a single LP on 180g translucent red vinyl. It will be housed in a regular LP jacket with new artwork by Jaromír Plachý. It comes with a digital download for the album and it is limited to 1000 copies.

It is priced at €14 (not incl. taxes) and is scheduled to release around May 31, 2018. It can be preordered from Minority Records’ shop here.

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UPDATE: The original listing did not mention a release date, but a newsletter has since been sent out saying that this is a preorder for May 31, 2018. Sorry for any confusion.