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Death Stranding: Songs From The Video Game up for preorder on Mondo

Earlier this year when Mondo announced that they would be releasing the original score to Death Stranding they also announced that they would release the licensed songs on vinyl. Now they’re ready with more details on that release along with preorders.

The release will be a 180g 3LP available in two color variants – a classic black vinyl variant and a clear with grey splatter, clear with brown splatter, and clear with pink splatter color vinyl variant. It will be housed in a triple gatefold jacket with new artwork by Randy Ortiz.

It is priced at $45 and is scheduled to release in June, 2020. It can be preordered from Mondo here.

Death Stranding: Songs From The Video Game - Front
Death Stranding: Songs From The Video Game - Back
Death Stranding: Songs From The Video Game - Splatter Vinyl

Ship To Shore have preorders for Project Blue vinyl soundtrack up now

Earlier this year Ship To Shore PhonoCo. announced that they would be releasing the soundtrack to the new crowdfunded NES game Project Blue on vinyl – and now they’re ready with preorders.

The release will be a single LP on blue colored vinyl. It will be housed in a regular LP jacket with the same art as the digital soundtrack, which was done by M-Tee.

It is priced at $25 and is scheduled to release later this month. It can be preordered from Ship To Shore PhonoCo. here.

Project Blue - Front & Vinyl

Freedom Finger 10″ now available to preorder

Rhymesayers have just opened up preorders for a 10″ featuring Aesop Rock’s contributions to the game Freedom Finger’s soundtrack alongside a few bonus beats.

The release will be a 10″ on “molten” orange colored vinyl. It will be housed in a regular 10″ jacket with art by Travis Millard. It also includes a digital download code.

It is priced at $16 and is scheduled to begin shipping around April 24, 2020. It can be preordered from Rhymesayers here.

Freedom Finger - Front
Freedom Finger - Back

The Red Matter vinyl soundtrack now available from Enjoy The Ride

Enjoy The Ride Records announced that they would be releasing the soundtrack to the VR puzzle adventure game Red Matter on vinyl – and now orders have opened.

The release will be a single single-sided LP. It features the full soundtrack on side A and screen-printed artwork on side B. It’s housed in a regular LP jacket with game art.
It is available in two color variants – a full color neon red vinyl limited to 100 copies, and a “red explosion” red-in-clear with red splatter color vinyl limited to 200 copies.

It is priced at $20 and is in stock and ready to ship out. It can be ordered from Enjoy The Ride Records here.

Red Matter - Front
Red Matter - Back
Red Matter - Full Color Vinyl
Red Matter - Splatter Vinyl

Spacelab9 ready with preorders for Rush’n Attack 7″

Spacelab9 have just opened up for their vinyl release of music to the Konami NES run and gun game Rush’n Attack (also known as Green Beret).

The release will be a 7″ on red vinyl and will come in a regular 7″ jacket with game art. Orders from Spacelab9 will come in a NES cart-style slipcase. It is limited to 250 copies.

It is priced at $18 and is scheduled to ship in July, 2020. It can be preordered from Spacelab9 here.

Rush'n Attack - Front
Rush'n Attack - Back

Nobuo Uematsu piano arrangement album to be released on vinyl by Wayô Records

Wayô Records will be releasing a selection of tracks from Benyamin Nuss’ piano arrangement album “Benyamin Nuss Plays Uematsu” for its 10th anniversary. The album features piano renditions of music from Blue Dragon, Lost Odyssey and the Final Fantasy series as well as two tribute pieces that Nuss and Uematsu wrote for each other.

The album will be a single LP housed in a regular LP jacket. It will be available in two variants – a standard black variant, and a collector’s edition variant on black and white split colored vinyl. The collector’s edition will be limited to 300 copies and also comes with a photograph signed by Benyamin Nuss.

The collector’s edition is priced at €24 and the standard at €20. Both are scheduled to release in May, 2020. The collector’s edition can be preordered from Wayô here and the standard edition here.

Benyamin Nuss Plays Uematsu - Feature
Benyamin Nuss Plays Uematsu - Contents

Laced Records to release Tekken and Tekken 2 soundtracks on vinyl

Laced Records have just announced that they are releasing the soundtracks to Tekken and Tekken 2 on vinyl. Both releases contain music from both the arcade and PlayStation versions of the games. They also confirmed that these are the first two and that they will be releasing soundtracks for the entire series.

Both releases will be 180g double LPs housed in gatefold jackets with new artwork by Samuel Donato. Both releases has a standard black vinyl option as well as a limited color vinyl option. Tekken’s limited colors are yellow and purple, while Tekken 2’s are orange and blue.

Both albums are priced at £33 and are scheduled to release in late May, 2020. They can be preordered from Laced Records here.

Tekken - Contents
Tekken 2 - Contents

Life Force preorders are now open from Ship To Shore

Ship To Shore PhonoCo. have just opened up preorders for their vinyl release of the soundtrack to the shoot ’em up Life Force (also known as Salamander).

The album will feature music from the NES/Famicom version of the soundtrack on one side and music from the MSX version on the other.

The release will be a single LP. It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with new artwork from Tbone & Aljax and includes an insert with liner notes by Anthony John Agnello.

It will be available in nothing less than 5 different color variants. A clear variant with orange splatter from Ship To Shore themselves, a gold and purple split with white splatter variant from Black Screen Records, a “Salamander” green smoke variant limited to 125 from Debug Records, a “Brain Golem” purple and red swirl limited to 125 from One Run Records, and finally a clear variant for retail.

The album is priced at $27/€30 and is scheduled to release in April, 2020. It can be preordered from Ship To Shore here, Black Screen Records here, and Debug Records here. The One Run Records variant will be available once they are in stock.

Life Force - Ship To Shore PhonoCo. Variant
Life Force - Black Screen Records Variant
Life Force - Debug Records Variant
Life Force - One Run Records Variant

New Kirby’s Dream Band album “Bat Out Of HAL” up for preorder

Video game cover band Kirby’s Dream Band have just opened up vinyl preorders for their upcoming album “Bat Out Of HAL”.

The album mostly features arrangements of music from the Kirby series, but also a few tracks from other games such as Undertale and Final Fantasy V.

The release will be a single LP on “sunset” colored vinyl. It will be housed in a single-pocket jacket with new artwork by Maiko inspired by Meat Loaf’s “Bat Out Of Hell” album.

The album is priced at $20 and is scheduled to begin shipping out in May, 2020. It can be preordered from the band’s Bandcamp here.

Kirby's Dream Band: Bat Out Of HAL - Vinyl

Bit Brigade’s Ninja Gaiden rock arrangement album is now on vinyl

Video game music cover band Bit Brigade have just opened orders for their latest vinyl release – their arrangement of the Ninja Gaiden soundtrack.

The release is a single LP on purple translucent with white swirl. It comes in a regular LP jacket with the band name and game logo on it.

The album is priced at $20 and appears to be in-hand now, but it’s not clear if they’re ready to ship out yet. It can be ordered from Hello Sir Records here.

Bit Brigade Ninja Gaiden - Vinyl