We are SUGARBUSH RECORDS, a mail order company based in the UK. We buy and sell rare vinyl records: LPs, EPs and 45s. We specialize in rare Psych, Blues, Progressive, 60s Pop, & 70s / 80s Rock and much much more. I also collect vinyl, so do understand what you - the collector - expects. We aso sell on Discogs (Discogs Store) where you will find 5000 LPs, 12", EPs & 45s with full descriptions and images. Oh, and we ship FREE ANYWHERE IN THE WORLD if you buy 5 records or more. That is some good deal. Furthermore, if you have vinyl records for sale or are interested finding out more about us please get in touch. If you want to SELL SOME RECORDS and are in the South of England please telephone 01892 541 746
TRAPPIST AFTERLAND - "AFTERLANDER" (SUGARBUSH SB042), limited to only 200 copies, housed in a gorgeous single sleeve cover and completely remastered from the 1st pressing of only 99 copies which is now a major collectors' item! Melbourne based psych folk artists Trappist Afterland have been quietly
but consistently releasing some of the most outstanding and distinctive
albums in underground circles over the last four years or so. Consisting
effectively of the trio of Adam Cole, Phil Coyle and Nick Albanis along
with various friends and musical accomplices their use of unusual
instrumentation and unique sound (as well as their easy but persistent
way with a melody that will get its hooks in and not let go) marks them
out as one of the most important and visionary bands currently working
in the psych scene. Their new opus 'Afterlander' not only builds on the
successes and strengths of past albums but takes the Trappists into a
whole new realm of their own, with a set of assured, powerful and
majestic songs tinged with mystery, ritual and beauty. t once otherworldly and yet also immediate and persuasively melodic,
Trappist Afterland ably suggest a dark mysticism and esoteric sound
whilst also maintaining a tight, rhythmic and controlled mastery of
their song craft, similar perhaps to contemporaries such as Stone
Breath, Six Organs Of Admittance or James Blackshaw. 'Saint Peter And
The Rainbow's eastern drone leads into tense and intricate, inventive
string work (instruments present on this album include bell citern,
hammered dulcimer, bowed psaltery and lute), eerie backing vocals and
strident tabla, propelling the song ever forwards. Fans of the afore
mentioned bands, acid folk acts such as the Incredible String Band and
COB and also of Michael Gira's work with Angels Of Light will find much
to adore here.
(Courtesy of THE ACTIVE LISTENER blog). The sleeve also contains exclusive, specially comissioned for the SUGARBUSH RECORDS release, sleevenotes by DAVID TIBET.
Black vinyl only £19.99 including worldwide postage.
THE GREEN RAY - "HALF SENTENCES" (SUGARBUSH SB040),
a really special album - to us - sees the light of day. Bevis Frond
(Nick Saloman) suggested we issue this lovely album. So we did, and we
are pleased to offer the only vinyl issue of this great record. Limited
to only a few hundred copies on green vinyl this is set to become a
collectors' item. This lovely LP effortlessly incorporates West Coast
trippyness recalling the best of Quicksilver, Jefferson Airplane,
Grateful Dead albeit the more rural and laid-back side of these bands.
Guitars abound and songs stretch out to gentle meandering jams - a
really nice album.
Green Ray were formed in the mid 1990's by Ken Whaley & Richard
Treece, both of whom had previously played with the much loved band
'Help Yourself' alongside Malcolm Morley & Dave Charles. After 'Help
Yourself' split in 1973, Ken Whaley joined the legendary Welsh band
'Man', contributing to two LP's followed by an appearance on 'The Fish'
album, by former 'Country Joe & The Fish' guitarist Barry Melton.
Both Ken & Richard Treece had stints with 'The Tyla Gang' - with
Richard going on to play with 'The Flying Aces', 'The Neutrons' &
band released 'Sighs, Whales & Trees' on Shagrat Records in 1995
followed by 'The Green Ray' on Father Yod/Soft Cloud in 1996. During the
late 90's many gigs followed including appearances with old friends
'Man'. Ken Whaley passed away in 2013 and this album is Richard Treece's
last one with the band prior to his sad passing in 2015. Half Sentences
blends Richard's last lyrical runs with the guitar playing of Ken's
brother, Simon who switched from drums to share the guitar role on this
album. The result is wonderful. The band are still gigging strong with
Simon Whaley now permanently on guitar, keeping the Green Ray legacy
ever evolving - you can catch them in and around London and at various
festivals..£18.99 including postage anywhere! (Album sleeve is by the renowned artist John Hurford).
GENTLE BRENT "JUST DANDY", another volume in our SPECIAL IMPORTS series of albums (IMP 043) and another release on Spain' YOU ARE THE COSMOS LABEL.You might know Brent Randall from his work as Pinecones, but he’s changing the moniker to GENTLE BRENT offering up a brand new album titled Just Dandy.
This song’s opening guitar will wrap around you from the get-go, just
as the vocals playfully bounce their way into the number. The vocals
clearly have the focus, almost giving off a dose of swing in the way
they move back and forth with stretched melodies. It’s a short spurt of
pop music, dripping with sugar for your ears - twee, sugary bubblegum tinged power pop. .£17.99 including postage anwhere!