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Black Screen Records releasing a free indie game vinyl compilation

You read that right. Free. In celebration of Black Screen Record’s fifth anniversary they are releasing a compilation LP with 14 tracks from as many different new indie games for free.

The release will feature music from the following games: Lunark, Demon Turf, Melon Journey 2, Eastward, Paradise Killer, Temtem, Cris Tales, Cassette Beasts, Bushiden, Orange Island, The Wild At Heart, Backbone, Anew: The Distant Light, and No Place For Bravery.

The album is a single LP on black vinyl and will be housed in a regular LP jacket with original artwork by Drew Wise. It will also come with stickers and a 12-page flyer.

It is priced at ABSOLUTELY NOTHING SO GO GET IT and is scheduled to release in October, 2020. It will only be available this month and only while stock lasts. It can be preordered from Black Screen Records here.

It is also worth noting that they are selling discounted albums with minor cosmetic damage at a discount here, as well as running discounts on several of their in-stock items on their site.

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Stumpy Frog to release the soundtrack to A Short Hike on vinyl

Stumpy Frog Records have just announced that they will be releasing the soundtrack to indie adventure game A Short Hike on vinyl.

The release will be a single LP on colored vinyl. There will be three different color variants – “sandy beach” (175 copies), “nature hike splatter” (175 copies), and “aurora borealis” color-in-color (150 copies). It will be housed in a gatefold LP jacket with new artwork by Saffron Aurora. It is limited to 500 hand-numbered copies.

Each copy will come with one of five different exclusive “Claire’s polaroids” fridge magnets. Additionally, the first 100 preorders will also receive a felt slipmat with design inspired by the game.

The album is priced at $29 and is scheduled to release in September, 2020. It can be preordered from Stumpy Frog Records’ site here.

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