Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016

Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016
Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016
Note that I independently write and research everything in this article. But it may contain affiliate links.

Hopefully this captures them all. I have just been through the spreadsheet for all the Record Store Day releases for 2016, picking out all the mod-friendly releases I could find. I might well have missed a couplr, but nothing big. Some are very big too.  Releases like the mod box set will be chased up for detail in the coming days.
In the meantime, you might want to scan through this list and pick out your favourites. But note you will need to get up early and go to a shop to get them,

Mod-friendly releases for RSD16:

Allen Toussaint – Whipped Cream & Other Delights
– Charly Records 7-inch 4 Track White Vinyl
Allen Toussaint – Live in Philadelphia 1975
– Rhino previously un-issued 1975 live recording
The Animals – We Gotta Get Out Of This Place
– The Animals Radio & TV Sessions 1965 LP
Desmond Dekker – Rude Boy Ska
– Secret LP, first time on vinyl
Dr Feelgood – Down By The Jetty
– Grand LP white vinyl
Dr. Robert – Out There
Fencat LP on 180g black vinyl with DL code
Erma Franklin – Hold On, I’m Coming / Light My Fire
– Dinked Records 7-inch
First Class Rock Steady    First Class Rock Steady
– VP Records 7x 7″ Box set of rare and sought after Rock Steady Classics.
The In Crowd – That’s How Strong My Love Is / Things She Says
– Munster    7-inch

Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016
Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016

Incredible Bongo Band – 5 x 7″ Boxset
– Mr Bongo Records 7 single plus DL code
Jimmy Page – She Just Satisfies
– UMC 7-inch
Joe Bataan – Chick-A-Boom / Cycles Of You
– Vampisoul 7-inch
The Kinks – The Kinks In Koncert 65
– LP releaae
The Mickey Finn – Garden Of My Mind / Time To Start Loving You
– Munster 7-inch
Micky Dolenz – Chance Of A Lifetime / Livin’ On Lies
– 7A Records 7-inch transparent vinyl
Mike Stuart Span – Children Of Tomorrow / Concerto Of Thoughts
– Munster    7-inch
The Monkees – Classic Album Collection
– Rhino 10x LP box set with nine studio albums and one b-sides album

Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016
Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016

The Move – Something Else From The Move
– Esoteric 7-inch single
Muddy Waters – Hoochie Coochie Man
– Justin Time / ADA LP    + D/L code
Rare 1977 recording on vinyl
The Chords- brand new material
– 7-inch single
Ocean Colour Scene – Moseley Shoals
– UMC 2LP release, unavailable on vinyl since its release, now on red vinyl.
Skatalites – Soul Jazz Record Presents Skatalites: Original Ska Sounds From The Skatalites 1963-65
– 5 x 7-inch box comprising five separate singles featuring ten killer tracks from the first and greatest ska and reggae band of all time.
Small Faces – The Autumn Stone (mono single mix) / Me You And Us Too
The Sonics – Live At Easy Street
– Re:Vox    LP
Traffic – Traffic
Various Artists – Banzai!! Sixties Japanese garage psych sampler
– Bamboo 12-inch coloured vinyl
Various Artists    C86
– Cherry Red double LP
Various Artists – Mod Classic 45s
– Demon Records 10×7-inch box set, all dinked for jukeboxes, includes adaptor to play on turntables.
Various Artists – Instrumentals Soul-Style
– History Of Soul LP
Various Artists – Texas Soul 65
– History Of Soul LP
Various Artists – Get Me Home For Tea
– a compilation featuring rare psychedelic and freakbeat tracks from the UK in the late 1960s. The selections were compiled from the catalogue of Parlophone Records including Tomorrow and Jeff Lynne’s early project, The Idle Race. The release comes on a psychedelic swirl coloured vinyl.
Various Artists – Nuggets: Hallucinations
– Psychedelic pop from Rhino, double album on splattered vinyl
Various Artists – Soho Scene 64 (Jazz Goes Mod)
– LP release
Various Artists – Soul-In (Mods Out On The Floor)
– LP release
Various Artists – This Is Trojan
– Sanctuary 6xLP box set

Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016
Mod-related music releases for Record Store Day 2016

Various Artists – Soul Jazz Record Presents New Orleans Funk
– 5×7-inch box set comprising five classic New Orleans’ seven-inch singles reproduced here in exact replica bespoke label artwork and all digitally re-mastered.
Various Artists – The Birth of the Beat
– History Of Soul    LP
Various Artists – West Coast Soul 65
– History Of Soul    LP
The Who – Ready Steady Who Two EP
7-inch vinyl
The Zombies – The Zombies
Not Bad Records    LP

If you want to dig deeper, do check out the Record Store Day website. We will be chasing up some of the more obvious mod titles for more detail in the coming weeks. Releases will be available from participating record dealers on 16th April 2016.

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