Friday, November 24, 2017

Black Friday at Royal Cat Records in Guelph

We have lots of great vinyl to kick off to the holiday season! 
See the lists below for special releases and other goodies. Tons of great gift ideas in the shop.
Also vintage vinyl is 20% off on Friday.😻
Support small business and your local record shop!

Here is the list of special Black Friday releases we received. Please note: Quantities are limited and available on a first-come/first-served basis. We are open today 10 am to 8 pm.

Black Friday Releases:

Anthrax, Carry On Wayward Son (picture disc)
Black Lips, This Sick Beat 10-inch
Blue Oyster Cult, Rarities Vol 1 (white vinyl)
Bros, A Very Bros Christmas Vol I 7-inch
Cat Stevens / Yusuf, Laughing Apple (picture disc)
Cheap Trick, Christmas
Dan Auerbach, Good Sound 7-inch
Dave matthews / Tim Reynolds, Live at Luther College (box)
David Hasselhof / Tyler Bates, Guardians of the Galaxy “Baby Groot” picture disc
Death From Above, Freeze Me 7-inch (clear vinyl)
Dimebag Darrell, The Hitz (5-track EP)
Doors, Absolutely Live (blue vinyl)
Eric Church, Mistress Named Music 7-inch
Falco, Der Kommissar 10-inch (picture disc)
Fleet Foxes, The Electric Lady Session 10-inch
Grateful Dead, Collection (5 LP Box)
Greg Lake, I Believe in Father Christmas 10-inch
J. Dilla, Dilla’s Delights Vol I (green vinyl)
J. Dilla, Dilla’s Delights Vol I (purple vinyl)
Janis Joplin, Greatest Hits (green vinyl)
John Lee Hooker, Black Night is Falling
Lars Frederiksen and the Bastards, s/t
Lars Frederiksen and the Bastards, Viking
Leonard Nimoy, Mr. Spock’s Music From Outer Space
Lost Artifacts, Indecision 100 10-inch (yellow vinyl)
MF Doom / Madlib, Madvillain (Four Tet remixes)
Nathaniel Rateliff, Baby It’s Cold Outside 7-inch
Neil Young, Harvest Moon
Oingo Boingo, Forbidden Zone OST (green vinyl)
Otis Redding, Live in Europe (mono/red vinyl)
Paul McCartney / Decemberists, Wonderful Christmastime 7-inch
Paul McCartney / Norah Jones, Wonderful Christmastime 7-inch
Poncier (Chris Cornell), Demos
Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Run Stop and Drop
Prodigy (Mobb Deep), HNIC
Queen, We Are the Champions/We Will Rock You (12-inch)
Ramin Djawadi, Game of Thrones “Ice and Fire” picture disc
Run the Jewels / Danger Mouse, Chase Me
Rush, Closer to the Heart 7-inch
Son Volt, Ballymena EP 10-inch
Son Volt, Straightaways
Steve Earle, El Corazon
Tori Amos, Russia EP (orange vinyl)
Toto, Hold the Line 10-inch (picture disc)
Twisted Sister, A Twisted Christmas (green vinyl)
U2, The Blackout 12-inch
Utopia / Todd Rundgren, A Different POV (blue vinyl)
Various, Garage Days (colour vinyl)
Various, Jazz Dispensary, Moon Rocks: Extraplanetary Funk, Space Disco, and Galactic Boogie (clear vinyl)
Venom, Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (“Blood” picture disc)
Vitamin String Quartet, The World of Studio Ghibli

Other New Stuff:

Amy Winehouse, Back to Black
Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
Beach House, Depression Cherry
Beatles, Rubber Soul (mono)
Beatles, White Album (mono)
Bob Dylan, John Wesley Harding
Boney M, Christmas Album
Brand New, Science Fiction
Cage the Elephant, Melophobia
Childish Gambino, Awaken My Love
Clash, London Calling (180g)
Coldplay, Ghost Stories
Curtis Mayfield, Superfly
Dears, I Love Times Infinity Volume Two (pink vinyl)
DJ Shadow, Endtroducing deluxe edition (box set)
DOA, Fucked Up Donald 7-inch (red vinyl)
Doors, Strange Days (180g)
E-40, In a Major Way
Electric Wizard, Wizard Bloody Wizard
Eryka Badu, Baduizm
Faces, Ooh La La (red vinyl)
Father John Misty, Fear Fun
Four Tet, New Energy
Godspeed You Black Emperor, Luciferian Towers (180g)
Guns n Roses, Appetite for Destruction
Hozier, s/t
Jane’s Addiction, Sterling Spoon (6-LP box set)
Jimi Hendrix, Are You Experienced (180g)
Joni Mitchell, Blue
Judas Priest, British Steel (180g)
Judas Priest, Screaming for Vengeance (180g)
July Talk, Touch
Kings of Leon, Walls
Lady Gaga, Joanne
Lana Del Rey, Born to Die
Led Zeppelin, IV (180g)
Leon Bridges, Coming Home
Lumineers, s/t
Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, The Heist box
Metallica, Master of Puppets (180g)
Michael Jackson, Thriller
Nas, Illmatic (180g)
Nine Inch Nails, The Downward Spiral (180G)
Nine Inch Nails, The Fragile (180g)
Pink Floyd, Dark SIde of the Moon (180g)
Pink Floyd, Delicate Sound of Thunder (180g)
Pink Floyd, The Wall (180g)
REM, Automatic for the People (180g)
Sam SMith, In the Lonely Hour
Seal, Standards (white vinyl)
Skydiggers, Warmth of the Sun
Smiths, Hatful of Hollow
Strokes, Is This It
T. Rex, Rock n Roll ep 7-inch
Throbbing Gristle, 20 Jazz Funk Greats (green vinyl)
Throbbing Gristle, The Second Annual Report (white vinyl)
Tom Petty, Greatest Hits (180g)
Tragically Hip, Road Apples
Tragically Hip, The Complete Collection (15 LP Box Set)
Tragically Hip, Up to Here
Traveling Wilburys, Volume One
Various, Guardians of the Galaxy Awesome Mix vol I picture disc
Various, Rude Boy Scorchers
Various, Welcome to Zamrock! Vol One
Various, Welcome to Zamrock! Vol Two
Vince Guaraldi, A Charlie Brown Christmas (green vinyl)
Weezer, Pinkerton
Wu-Tang Clan, Enter the Wu-Tang

Wu-Tang Clan, The Saga Continues

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Black Friday is Tomorrow!

Getting ready for Black Friday! Open 10:0am-8:00pm
Our list of Record Store Day Black Friday special releases will be posted at 8am 2 hours before open.
We have lots of great vinyl to kick off to the holiday season coming in! So stay tuned.
Also vintage vinyl is 20% off on Friday 😻
Support small business and your local record shop!

Saturday, November 18, 2017

Let's Get Seasonal With Vinyl

Next week sees a ton of Christmas vinyl releases for Black Friday but in the meantime, we still have a bunch of new stuff in the shop:

Here's a sample:


Al Green, Let’s Stay Together
Amy Winehouse, Back to Black
Bad Religion, Christmas Songs (vinyl + cd) 
Beastie Boys, Ill Communication (180g) 
Beatles, Help (180g) 
Beck, Colors (indie exclusive yellow vinyl) 
Beck, Colors (red vinyl) 
Billie Holiday, Billie’s Blues (picture disc) 
Billie Holiday, Music for Torching (180g) 
Billie Holiday, Solitude (180g) 
Bing Crosby, Merry Christmas (picture disc) 
Boards of Canada, Tomorrow’s Harvest
Bob Dylan, Hard Rain 
Bo Diddley, The Black Gladiator 
Bombay Royale, The Island of Dr. Electrico (green vinyl) 
Brian Setzer, Boogie Woogie Christmas 
Charles Mingus, Mingus Ah Um (picture disc) 
Chipmunks, Christmas with the Chipmunks 
Damned, Machine Gun Etiquette
Dead Can Dance, s/t 
Ella Fitzgerald, Swinging Christmas (picture disc) 
Elliott Smith, XO 
Elvis Presley, Elvis’ Christmas Album (picture disc) 
Elvis Presley, Elvis’ Golden Records (180g)
Elvis Presley, Loving You (180g) 
Elvis Presley, s/t (180g) 
Flaming Lips, Imagene Peise: Atlas Eats Christmas
Foo Fighters, Concrete and Gold 
Frank Sinatra, A Jolly Christmas (picture disc) 
Frank Zappa, Joe’s Garage: Acts 1,2,3 (180g) 
Frank Zappa, Vancouver Workout Vol I 
Frank Zappa, Vancouver Workout Vol II 
Frank Zappa / Mothers, Freak Out (180g) 
GBH, Momentum (colour vinyl)
Gorillaz, Humanz 
Jackie Shane, Any Other Way 
James Brown, Soulful Christmas
Jimi Hendrix, Best of 
John Lee Hooker, Blues on Fire 
John Lee Hooker, Burnin’ (180g) 
John Lee Hooker, Never Get Out of These Blues Alive 
John Lee Hooker, The Folk Lore of (180g) 
Kendrick Lamar, Good Kid, MAAD City 
Khalid, American Teen 
LCD Sound System, s/t 
Linkin Park, Meteora 
Little Richard, s/t (180g) 
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Pronounced (180g) 
Marvin Gaye, Let’s Get It On (180g) 
Miles Davis, Kind of Blue (180g) 
Miles Davis, Kind of Blue (picture disc) 
Miles Davis, Sketches of Spain (180g) 
Modern Lovers, s/t 
Nina Simone, The aMAzing (picture disc) 
Odetta, Christmas Spirituals (picture Disc) 
Pixies, Wave of Mutilation 
Prince, Let’s Go Crazy ep 
Prince, When Doves Cry ep 
Pup, The Dream is Over 
Queen, A Night At The Opera 
Ramones, Rock n Roll High School 
Ramones, The Cretin Hop: Live 1979 (180g/yellow vinyl) 
Ray Charles, What’d I Say (picture disc) 
Razor, Open Hostility (colour vinyl) 
REM, Dead Letter Office 
Roy Ayers, Ubiquity/Everybody Loves the Sunshine (yellow vinyl) 
Run DMC, Christmas in Hollis (picture disc) 
Sarah McLachlan, Fumbling Towards Ecstasy 
Seu Jorge, Carolina 
Sleep, Dopesmoker (180g)
Spoon, Hot Thoughts (indie only red vinyl) 
Steely Dan, Gaucho (180g) 
Stevie Ray Vaughan, Texas Flood (180g) 
Tragically Hip, Fully Completely (dlx ed) 
Various, Phil Spector Christmas Album (picture disc) 
Various, Zodiac: Cosmic Sounds (glow-in-dark vinyl) 
Velvet Underground, And Nico (yellow vinyl) 
Velvet Underground, Loaded 
War on Drugs, A Deeper Understanding (coke bottle clear vinyl) 
Weaves, Wide Open
White Stripes, Peel Sessions 


Band, Best 
Band, Cahoots (1971 Can) 
Band, s/t (1969 U.S.) 
Chicago, VIII 
Cyndi Lauper, She’s SO Unusual 
David Wilcox, Breakfast at the Circus 
Doobie Brothers, Best of the Doobies 
Doobie Brothers, FArewell Tour 
Doobie Brothers, Minute by Minute 
Doobie Brothers, One Step Closer
Doobie Brothers, Takin It To the Streets 
Doobie Brothers, The Captain and Me 
Dr. John, The Night Tripper (180g) 
Eurythmics, Sweet Dreams 
Eurythmics, Touch 
Gary Numan, The Pleasure Principle 
Genesis, s/t 
HAll n Oates, H2o 
Hall n Oates, Private Eyes 
Hall n Oates, Rock n Soul PArt One 
Heart, Dreamboat annie 
Heart, Little Queen 
James Taylor, Greatest Hits
Jim Croce, His Greatest Hits 
Nick Drake, Five Leaves Left (180g) 
Peter Gabriel, Security 
Robbie Robertson, s/t 
Robert Cray, Strong Persuader 
Rush, Signals 
Sadies, Darker Circles (180g) 
Steve Winwood, Talking Back to the Night 
Supertramp, Crime of the Century 
Supertramp, Crisis What Crisis 
Supertramp, Even in the Quietest Moments 
U2, The Joshua Tree (1987 pressing)

Friday, November 10, 2017

New Vinyl in Guelph!

Hey, here's a partial list of new vinyl arrivals at Royal Cat Records this week:


Allison Crutchfield, Tourist in this Town
Antlers, Hospice
Arcade Fire, Reflektor
Big Joe Williams, Tough Times
Bikini Kill, Yeah Yeah Yeah Yeah
Black Ace, s/t (steel guitar blues)
Black Keys, Rubber Factory
Black Keys, The Big Come Up
Bob Marley, exodus (180g)  
Cage the Elephant, Unpeeled
Childish Gambino, Awaken My Love
Chris Gantry, At the House of Cash
Cloud Nothings, Attack On Memory
Cloud Nothings, Life Without Sound
Courtney Barnett / Kurt Vile, Lotta Sea Lice
Depeche Mode, Violator (180g)
Entombed, Clandestine
Evanescence, Fallen
Evanescence, s/t
Flamin Groovies, Long Way to Be Happy 7-inch
Flume, s/t
Future Islands, Singles
Golliwogs, Fight Fire
Innes Wilson, Cardigan Summer
Lumineers, Cleopatra
Madvillain, Madvillainy
Marie Queenie Lyons, Soul Fever
Marilyn Monroe, The Essential Masters (pink vinyl)
McKenna Mendelson Blues, s/t
Metric, Fantasies
Misfits, s/t (aka Collection One)
Motorhead, Ace of Spades
Motorhead, s/t (40th Anniversary white vinyl)
Neutral Milk Hotel, In the Aeroplane Over the Sea
Nirvana, The Triple J Broadcast (live 92-93)
No Doubt, Tragic Kingdom
Offspring, Smash
Pixies, Surfer Rosa
Pup, s/t
Pup, The Dream Is Over
Radiohead, Moon Shaped Pool
Radiohead, Pablo Honey
Radiohead, The Bends
Ramones, s/t (180g)
She’s, All Female Rock and Roll Quartet
Stooges, Highlights of the Funhouse Sessions (colour vinyl)
Teenanger, Teenager
Tragically Hip, Fully Completely (dlx edition)
Various, Brown Acid: The Fifth Trip
Various, Lysergic Saviours (colour vinyl + cd)
Various, Mirwood Northern Soul
War on Drugs, A Deeper Understanding (coke bottle clear vinyl)
Wavves, King of the Beach
Weezer, Pacific Daydream (indy only Red + Black vinyl)
White Stripes, De Stijl (180g)
White Stripes, Elephant (180g)
White Stripes, s/t (180g)

White Stripes, Under Great White Northern Lights


Aerosmith, Greatest Hits 
Art of Noise, Who’s Afraid
Band, Stage Fright (1970 Can)
Billy Idol, Rebel Yell
Billy Idol, s/t
Billy Idol, Vital Idol
Bob Dylan / Band, The Basement Tapes (1975 Can) 
Bob Segarini, Gotta Have Pop (pink vinyl) 
Bob Seger, Seven
Boston, Don’t Look Back
Boston, s/t
Bruce Springsteen, Born to Run 
Bruce Springsteen, E Street Band Live Box Set 
Bryan Adams
Bryan Adams, Cuts Like a Knife
Bryan Adams, Reckless
Corey Hart, First Offense 
Crosby Stills & Nash, CSN (1977 Can) 
Dexys Midnight Runners, Too-Rye-Ay
Dolly Parton, Jolene
Dolly Parton / Emmylou Harris / Linda Ronstadt, Trio 
Doobies, Best of
ELO, Discovery
ELO, Time 
Elton John, Blue Moves
Elton John, Honky Chateau (1972 UK) 
Elton John, Madman Across the Water
Elton John, Sleeping With the Past
Fats Waller, Ain’t Misbehavin
Fleetwood Mac, Rumours
Foreigner, s/t 
Hanoi Rocks, Back to Mystery City
Japan, THe Art of Parties 
Jim Croce, His Greatest Hits
Jimmy Buffett, Changes in Latitudes 
Joan Jett, I Love Rock n Roll 
Joe Jackson, Look Sharp 
John Cougar, Scarecrow 
John Fogerty, Centerfield (Europe)
Masami Tsuchiya, Rice Music
Paul Simon, Hearts and Bones
Peter Gabriel, Car 
Pink Floyd, A Momentary Lapse of Reason 
Roberta Flack, The Best of
Sade, Promise
Simple Minds, Street Fighting Years
Sinead O’Connor, The Lion and the Cobra 
Slade, Keep Your Hands Off My Power Supply
Soft Cell, Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret
Styx, Pieces of Eight
Supertramp, Breakfast in America 
Thomas Dolby, The Golden Age of Wireless
Tomita, Greatest Hits 
U2, Under a Blood Red Sky 
Whitesnake, s/t 
Willie Nelson, Always On My Mind
Willie Nelson, Country Winners
Willie Nelson, His Very Best 
Willie Nelson / Leon Russell, Willie and Leon: One for the Road 
Yukihiro Takahashi,What Me Worry (UK)