Saturday, March 21, 2020

Break Time


Dear friends, loyal customers, and vinyl lovers in Guelph and everywhere: we at Royal Cat Records are closing up the shop and taking the next few weeks off. Please take this down-time to spin a few records and until we see you again, keep on rockin' in the free world! Please keep in touch and look out for each other! 

Your friends @ RCR, Kara and Bryan & Paul!

Saturday, March 14, 2020

March Break Vinyl: New Arrivals


We all may be hunkered in our vinyl bunkers, but the records just keep on flowing. Take a look at some of the latest arrivals in the shop:

NEW:


A Perfect Circle/Thirteenth Step (2LP)
Baker, Chet/Chet Baker Sings (Blue Note Tone Poet Series)
Beach Boys/Pet Sounds (180g/Stereo)
Beatles/Abbey Road (180g)
Beatles/Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (20
Blink 182/Enema of the State
Bon Iver/For Emma, Forever Ago
Bonnie “Prince” Billy, When We Are Inhuman 31.99
Brown, Danny/Uknowhatimsayin
Capaldi, Lewis/Divinely Uninspired to a Hellish Extet
Cara, Alessia/The Pains of Growing
Cash, Johnny/American IV: The Man Comes Around
Cave, Nick & The Bad Seeds/Push the Sky Away
Chemical Brothers/Surrender (2LP)
J. Cole, 4 Your Eyez Only
Chris Cornell,Euphoria Morning
Creation, We Are Paintermen (pink vinyl)
Dizzy, Baby Teeth
Doomsquad, Let Yourself Be Seen
Drake, Nick/Five Leaves Left
Eilish, Billie/Don't Smile at Me
Eilish, Billie/When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do W
Florence & The Machine, Lungs
Ghost B.C, Meliora
Grimes, Visions
Harmer, Sarah/Are You Gone
Imagine Dragons, Night Visions
Kiwanuka, Michael/Kiwanuka
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Pronounced Leh-nerd Skin-nerd
Mayall, John & The Bluesbreake/Bluesbreakers Wit
Morricone, Ennio / The Mission
Mumford & Sons, Sigh No More
N.W.A., Straight Outta Compton (remaster)
Nirvana, MTV Unplugged In New York (180g)
Nirvana, Nevermind (180g w/download)
No Doubt, Tragic Kingdom
Old Man Luedecke, Easy Money
Ozzy Osbourne, Blizzard of Ozz picture disc 29.99
Peck, Orville/Pony
Portishead, Third (2LP)
Queen, A Night at the Opera
R.E.M., Automatic for the People (25th Anniv)
R.E.M., Monster (25th ann ed.)
Radiohead, Kid A (2LP/180g)
Rateliff, Nathaniel/And It's Still Alright
Refused, War Music (red)
Richter, Max/The Blue Notebooks (2LP)
Rogers, Maggie/Heard It in a Past Life
Rolling Stones, Exile On Main Street (2LP)
Royal Thunder, WICK (2LP)
Run The Jewels, Run The Jewels
Rush, 2112 (180g audiophile vinyl/remastered/dmm
Rush, Hemispheres (180g audiophile
Shauf, Andy/The Neon Skyline
Soundtrack, Breakfast Club
Soundtrack, Guardians Of The Galaxy (2LP Dlx)
Soundtrack, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure - Original Mon
Stapleton, Chris/Traveller
Stereolab, Switched On Volume
Sublime, Sublime (2LP)
Swift, Taylor/1989
Tame Impala, Currents


USED:

BB King, Midnight Believer 
Beach Boys, Made in USA 
Beatles, Blue Album
Beatles, Red Album 
Blondie, Autoamerican 
Blur, 13 
Blur, The Whip 
Carole King, Tapestry 
Cyndi Lauper, She’s So Unusual
David Wilcox, My Eyes Keep me In Trouble 
David Wilcox, Out of the Woods 
Destroyer, Ken (yellow vinyl + 7”) 
Destroyer, Poison Station (clear vinyl) 
Drake, Take Care 
Earth Wind and Fire, Gratitude 
Earth Wind and Fire, I AM 
Elton John, The Tumbleweed Connection 
Eric Clapton, 461 Ocean Boulevard 
Fleetwood Mac, Kiln House 
Genesis, s/t
Gordon Lightfoot, Gord’s Gold 
Harry Dean Stanton, Partly Fiction (orange vinyl) 
Johnny Cash, s/t 
Led Zeppelin, Houses of the Holy (73 CAN) 
Led Zeppelin, Presence (76 CAN)
Monkees, The Best of
Monks, Bad Habits 
Muddy Waters, Hard Again 
National, Alligator (yellow) 
Ozzy Osbourne, Diary of a Madman 
Paul McCartney / Wings, Red Rose Speedway (73 UK) 
Paul McCartney / Wings, Wild Life 
Peter Gabriel, Car 
Pink Floyd, The Wall 
Rush, Moving Pictures
Santana, Amigos
Stevie Ray Vaughan, Texas Flood 
Stevie Wonder, Greatest Hits Vol II 
Stevie Wonder, Talking Book
Supertramp, Even in the Quietest Moments 
SUPREMES, Greatest Hits 
Tears for Fears, Songs from the Big Chair 
The Good the Bad and the Queen, Merrie England 
Tune-Yards, I Can Feel You Creep Into My Private Life (signed/clear vinyl) 
Tune-Yards, Nikki-Nack 
U2, Rattle and Hum (88 CAN) 
ZZ Top, Deguello 

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Shimmy into March Vinyl


Lots of fresh restocks and quality used vinyl at Royal Cat this week! Check out a sample of the new arrivals below...

NEW: 

Ac/Dc, Back in Black (180g)

Aerosmith, Toys In The Attic
And You Will Know Us By The Trail, Source Tags & C
Arcade Fire/Funeral
Arkells, Michigan Left
Badu, Erykah/Baduizm (2LP)
Beach Boys/Pet Sounds (180g/Stereo)
Beastie Boys, Ill Communication (2LP/180g/gatefold)
Beastie Boys, Paul's Boutique (20th Ann.
Beatles, Rubber Soul (180g)
Bjork, Debut
Bjork, Vespertine
Black Keys, Thickfreakness
Bob Dylan, Blood On the Tracks
Bon Iver, Bon Iver, Bon Iver
Bon Jovi, Slippery When Wet
Breeders, Last Splash
Bridges, Leon/Coming Home
Cage The Elephant, Social Cues
Caribou, Suddenly
Clean, Getaway (2LP+bonus CD) re-issue 2016
Cline, Patsy/Greatest Hits
Common/Like Water For Chocolate (2LP)
Coven, Witchcraft Destroys Minds and Reaps Souls
Crass, The Feeding Of the 5000
Cult/Pure Cult: The Singles (2LP)
Daughters, You Won't Get What You Want
Dead Kennedys, Give Me Convenience Or Give Me  
Destroyer/Have We Met
ESG, Come Away With ESG
Fugazi, Steady Diet of Nothing
Fugees, The Score (2LP)
Howlin' Wolf, Killing Floor: Blues Essentials
Hozier, Hozier
Interpol, Turn on the Bright Lights (LP w/download)
Jaar, Nicolas/Space Is Only Noise
Jedi Mind Tricks, Servants In Heaven, Kings In Hell
Jimi Hendrix, Are You Experienced
Joan Jett, Bad Reputation
Julien Baker, Sprained Ankle
Khalid/American Teen (2LP)
King Krule/Man Alive! (indie shop version/red)
Lauryn Hill, The Miseducation Of Lauryn Hill
Lcd Soundsystem/This Is Happening (2LP)
Leadbelly, King Of The 12-String Guitar
Leon Bridges, Good Thing
Lucy Dacus, Historian
Mac DeMarco, Another One
Madlib & Freddie Gibbs, Bandana
Michael Jackson, Bad
Motley Crue, Shout At the Devil
Motley Crue, Too Fast for Love
Neutral Milk Hotel, In The Aeroplane Over The Sea (
Pearl Jam, Ten
Peter Tosh, Legalize It
Pixies, Doolittle
Pixies, Surfer Rosa
Pussy, Pussy Plays (180g-ginger vinyl)
Radiohead, OK Computer (2LP)
Radiohead, The Bends
Robert Johnson, King of the Delta Blues, Vols. 1&2
Rudy Ray Moore, The Cockpit
Silver Jews/Bright Flight
Sly & The Family Stone/Greatest Hits (1970)
Smith, Patti/Easter (180g)
Son House, This Little Light Of Mine
Spoon, Ga Ga Ga Ga Ga (mar 2020)
Strokes, Is This It
Tool, Opiate EP
Tragically Hip, Fully Completely
Tragically Hip, Music @ Work
Tragically Hip, Phantom Power
Tribe Called Quest/Midnight Marauders
Tyler, The Creator/Flower Boy (2LP)
Wanda Jackson, Rockin With Wanda
War On Drugs, Lost In The Dream (2LP)
White Stripes/De Stijl (180g w/download)
Wu-Tang Clan, Enter the Wu-Tang Clan (36 chambers)
XX, s/t

USED:



Beck, Morning Phase
Boards of Canada, Music Has the Right to Children
Buggles, The Age of Plastic
Cat Stevens, Teaser and the Firecat
Clash, Sandinista (80 CAN)
David Bowie, Let’s Dance
Dennis Wilson, Pacific Ocean Blue (77 CAN)
Eagles, Their Greatest Hits
Edith Piaf, The Best of
Father John Misty, Fear Fun
Father John Misty, I love You Honeybear
Ghostface Killah, Fishscale (2006 US)
Herbie Hancock, Takin Off (180g)
John Denver, Greatest Hits
Linkin Park, One More Light
Modest Mouse, Strangers to Ourselves
Paul Henderson, The Canada-Russia Hockey Series
Rolling Stones, Through the Past Darkly (69 CAN)
Ryan Adams, LIve at Carnegie Hall
Ryan Adams, s/t
Skinny Puppy, Addiction (87 CAN)
Tears for Fears, Seeds of Love (with box)
The Camberwell Now, The EP Collection
The Camberwell Now, The Ghost Trade
Various, Let's Talk Hockey --Toronto Maple Leafs (64 CAN)
Will Oldham, Songs of Love and Horror
Yardbirds, Shapes of Things

Saturday, February 29, 2020

Leap Year Vinyl: New Arrivals


We're leaping into the weekend with new vinyl!

NEW:


BOWIE, DAV/ALADDIN SANE (180 GRAM VINYL)
BOWIE, DAV/CHANGESONEBOWIE (VINYL)
BOWIE, DAV/HUNKY DORY (180 GRAM VINYL)
BUSH, KATE/HOUNDS OF LOVE (2018 REMASTER)
CAPTAIN BEEFHART/LICK MY DECALS OFF, BABY
CROSBY, ST/CROSBY, STILLS & NASH (RED VINYL)
CSNY/SO FAR (WHITE VINYL) 
Cult, Hidden City 
DEVO/FREEDOM OF CHOICE
DOORS, THE/THE DOORS (LP) 
FLEETWOOD/FLEETWOOD MAC (clear vinyl)
FLEETWOOD/GREATEST HITS (LP) 
FLEETWOOD/RUMOURS (clear vinyl)
Goat Girl, s/t 
GREEN DAY/AMERICAN IDIOT (2LP-EURO)
IRON MAIDE/POWERSLAVE (VINYL - LP)
IRON MAIDE/THE NUMBER OF THE BEAST
Janet Jackson, All For You 
Jeremy Dutcher, Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa (colour vinyl) 
JOY DIVISI/CLOSER (LP 180)
JOY DIVISION, UNKNOWN PLEASURES (LP 180)
LED ZEP/LED ZEPPELIN
LED ZEP/LED ZEPPELIN IV
Los Saicos, Demolition 
METALLICA/KILL 'EM ALL - REMASTERED
METALLICA/MASTER OF PUPPETS
METALLICA/MASTER OF PUPPETS REMASTERED
METALLICA/METALLICA (2LP)
METALLICA/METALLICA (2LP)
METALLICA/RIDE THE LIGHTNING-REMSTR
MORRISON/MOONDANCE (VINYL) LIZZO/CUZ I LOVE YOU (DELUXE)
Naughty by Nature, Poverty’s Paradise (smoky vinyl) 
RAMONES/RAMONES (REMASTERED)
RAMONES/ROAD TO RUIN (REMASTERED)
RAMONES/ROCKET TO RUSSIA (REMASTERED)
SHEERAN, E/+ (VINYL)
TELEVISION/MARQUEE MOON
Velvet Underground, and Nico (50th Ann. 180g w. sticker) 
VELVET UNDERGROUND, LOADED
WARREN ZEVON, EXCITABLE BOY (GLOW IN DARK VINYL)
WHOOP-Szo, Warrior Down 
YOUNG,N/HARVEST MOON
YOUNG,N/ZUMA (LP)

USED:


B-52s, s/t 
Blues Brothers, Made in America 
City and Colour, If I Should Go Before You 
Clash, London Calling
Cream, Best of Cream 
Cult, Love (85 CAN) 
Cure, Japanese Whispers 
Cyndi Lauper, She’s So Unusual 
Def Leppard, Pyromania
Depeche Mode, Some Great Reward 
Dexy’s Midnight Runners, Too-Rye-ay 
Dire Straits, Brothers in Arms 
Earth Wind & Fire, I Am 
Fet.Nat, Le Mal 
Frank Zappa / Mothers, Transparency (UK mono 75) 
George Michael, Faith
Grateful Dead, Blues for Allah (75 CAN) 
Grateful Dead, Workingman’s Dead 
Haim, Days Are Gone 
Janet Jackson, Janet 
Japan, Gentlemen Take Polaroids
Jefferson Airplane, The Worst
Jimi Hendrix, Are You Experienced 
Johnny Winter, And/Live
John Prine, In Spite of Ourselves
Joni Mitchell, Court and Spark 
Louis Burns, Mellow Drama 
Mamas and the Papas, Farewell to the First Golden Era 
Motley Crue, Dr. Feelgood (180g) 
Mott the Hoople, All the Young Dudes 
Neil Young, After the Gold Rush
Public Image, Second Edition 
Public Image Limited, Album (86 CAN)
Roxy Music, Greatest Hits
Run DMC, Raising Hell (86 CAN) 
Siouxsie and the Banshees, Hyaena (84 CAN) 
Smashing Pumpkins, Mellon Collie deluxe Box set (5cd+dvd) 
Solange, A Seat at the Table (red vinyl) 
Talk Talk, It’s My Life 
Talk Talk, The Colour of Spring 
Tangerine Dream, le Parc 
Tribe Called Quest, We Got It From Here 
Various, The Blues Brothers OST

Saturday, February 22, 2020

Fab Sounds on Vinyl: New Arrivals


Annoy your elders with the insectoid sounds of new vinyl arrivals! Lots of new and used records this week, plus new additions to our sale bins ($10 each or 3 for $25) and our bargain bins (5.99 each or 4 for $20) as well.

NEW:

50 Cent, Best of (2LP)
Ac/Dc, Back in Black (180g)
Ac/Dc, Highway To Hell (180g Vinyl)
Arkells, Rally Cry
Beach Boys, Smile Sessions (2LP)
Beatles, A Hard Day's Night (180g)
Beatles, Let It Be (180g)
Beatles, Please Please Me (180g)
Beatles, With The Beatles (180g)
Billy Bragg, Life's A Riot With Spy Vs. Spy (30th anniversary)
Black Keys, Brothers (2LP/bonus CD)
Bob Dylan,Highway 61 Revisited
Bob Dylan, Nashville Skyline
Bon Iver, For Emma, Forever Ago
Brian Eno, Taking Tiger Mountain (by strategy)
Broken Social Scene, You Forgot It In People (2LP)
Byrds, Sanctuary
Canned Heat, On The Road Again (180g)
Caribou, Suddenly
Chris Stapleton, Traveller
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah (10th anniversary edition)
Clash, Combat Rock
Clash, London Calling (2LP/180g)
Coldplay, Parachutes (180g)
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Chronicle (2LP)
Daft Punk, Random Access Memories (2LP)
Dolly Parton, Jolene
Earl Sweatshirt, I Don't Like Shit, I Don't Go Outside
Etta James, Best Of
FKA Twigs, LP1
Funkadelic, Maggot Brain
HArry Styles, Fine Line (2LP)
Herbie Hancock, Head Hunters (180 gram)
Idles, Brutalism
Ike and Tina Turner, River Deep-Mountain High
Jason Isbell, Nashville Sound
J Cole, 2014 Forest Hill Drive (2LP)
Kate Bush, The Dreaming
King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, I'm In Your Mind Fuzz
Kiss, Destroyer
Kiss, Kissworld : The Best of Kiss (2LP)
Lou Reed, Transformer (remastered)
Meat Loaf, Bat Out Of Hell
Migos, Culture II
Miles Davis, Kind of Blue
Mobb Deep, The Infamous
Nick Cave, Kicking Against the Pricks
Nick Cave, Skeleton Tree
Pavement, Wowee Zowee
Peter Gabriel, Car (1/2 speed remaster 180g)
Phoebe Bridgers, Stranger In The Alps
Pink Floyd, Dark Side Of The Moon
Pink Floyd, The Wall (2LP)
Purple Mountains, Purple Mountains
Raconteurs, Help Us Stranger
Rapsody, Laila's Wisdom
Sharon Van Etten, Remind Me Tomorrow
Shins, Chutes Too Narrow
Slayer, Reign in Blood
Soundgarden, Badmotorfinger
Steve Earle, Copperhead Road
Stevie Ray Vaughan, Texas Flood
Sufjan Stevens, Carrie & Lowell
Tame Impala, The Slow Rush (2LP)
The Rationals, s/t 
Travis Scott, Astroworld (2LP)
TV On The Radio, Desperate Youth, Blood Thirsty Babes (2LP)
Tyler, The Creator, Igor
Vampire Weekend, Modern Vampires of the City
Various, Pretty In Pink OST
Various, Transparent Days: West Coast Nuggets (clear vinyl) 

USED:

ABBA, Super Trouper
ABBA, The Album 
Adele, 19
America, History: Greatest Hits 
Arctic Monkeys, Whatever People Say 
Band, Last Waltz (78 CAN) 
Bangles, Ladies and Gentlemen (red vinyl) 
Barry White, Greatest Hits 
Barry White, Sings for Someone You Love 
Bee Gees, Greatest
Beyonce, Lemonade (yellow vinyl)
Billy Idol, Rebel Yell 
Billy Joel, The Stranger 
Bjork, Vespertine 
Black Sabbath, s/t 
Blur, Parklife 
Bob Dylan, Highway 61 Revisited (75 CAN) 
Bon Jovi, Slippery When Wet 
Boston, Third Stage 
Brian Eno, The Ship 
Bruce Springsteen, Born in the USA
Bryan Adams, Reckless 
Captain Beyond, Dawn Explosion 
Captain Beyond, Sufficiently Breathless 
Cat Stevens, Tea for the Tillerman 
Chicago, The Ultimate  Collection 
Cramps, Memphis Poseurs (77 Demos) 
Cream, Creme de la Creme de la Beeb 
Creedence Clearwater Revival, Chronicle
Crowded House, Temple of Low Men
Diana Ross, All the Great Hits
Dickies, Dawn of the Dickies
Dolly Parton, Bubbling Over
Dolly Parton, Greatest Hits 
Doors, If It Ain’t One Thing It’s Another (live 1970) 
Doors, s/t 
Eagles, Hotel California (with poster)
ELO, A New World Record
ELO, Time 
Elton John, Greatest Hits 
Elvis Presley, The Sun Collection
Eminem, The Marshall Mathers LP 
Evel Knievel, s/t 
Flash, In the Can 
Flash, s/t 
Frank Sinatra, Greatest Hits
Frank Sinatra, Ol’ Blue Eyes is Back 
Frank Sinatra, Sinatra Special 
Frank Zappa, Hot Rats 
Gene Rodenberry, Inside Star Trek 1
George Harrison et al, Concert for Bangladesh box (71 CAN
Granicus, s/t (2015 RE) 
Grateful Dead, Europe 72
Guns n Roses, Appetite for Destruction (180g) 
Harry Nilsson, The Point
Janet Jackson, Control
Jethro Tull, Living in the Past
John Cougar, The Lonesome Jubilee
John Lennon, Plastic Ono Band (80 CAN) 
John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band, Live Peace in Toronto
John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band, Live Peace in Toronto (new)
Little Feat, Waiting for Columbus (78 CAN)
Louis Armstron, Hello Dolly
Lumineers, Cleopatra 
Madonna, s/t 
Mahogany Rush, Child of the Novelty
Max Webster, A Million Vacations 
Metallica, Ride the Lightning 
Meters, Rejuvenation 
Michael Jackson, Bad 
Misfits, s/t 
Mountain, Climbing (with inserts)
Mountain, Twin Peaks
Mugwumps, an Historic Recording (mono) 
Nash the Slash, Bedside Companion (‘78 CAN) 
Neil Young, Time Fades Away (73 CAN w. poster)
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Will the Circle Be Unbroken 
Phil Collins, Face Value 
Pink Floyd, A Collection of Great Dance Songs 
Pink Floyd, Meddle
Platinum Blonde, Alien Shores 
Rare Earth, One World
Rolling Stones, Early Tracks
Rolling Stones, It’s Only Rock n Roll
Rush, Grace Under Pressure 
Savoy Brown, Blue Matter 
Savoy Brown, Greatest Hits 
Savoy Brown, Looking In (70 CAN) 
Sparks, No 1 in Heaven
Sparks, Terminal Jive
Stevie Wonder, Looking Back
Strokes, First Impressions of Earth 
Supertramp, Breakfast in America
Tears for Fears, Songs from the Big Chair 
Ten Years After, Cricklewood Green 
Thomas Dolby, Blinded by Science 
Thundermug, Orbit 
Thundermug, Ta-Daa! 
U2, The Joshua Tree 
Ugly Ducklings, Off the Wall 
Vanilla Fudge, The Beat Goes On 
Various, Isle of Wight: Atlanta Pop Festival (3LPs) 
Various, The Saga of Battlestar Galactica 
Various, The Wrestling Album 
Waylon Jennings, Greatest Hits 
Weird Al Yankovic, In 3-D 
Whitney Houston, Whitney 
Who, Meaty Beaty Big and Bouncy
Willie Nelson, Country Winners 
Wishbone Ash, s/t 
ZZ Top, Eliminator