Alive! At Reading is a gift for the vinyl aficionado. It has all the ten tracks that the CD does, nice big artwork and a really rather splendid orange and black splatter disc, and is a very nice thing. However you choose to consume them though, Beginnings is a fascinating set for the curious while..
All in all, two albums slightly outside of the more usual Slade 'box', and ones which can get forgotten against some of the bigger and more iconic albums, both of these can hold their heads up proudly against almost anything else that the band did. The Slade reissue campaign continues - in this case with..
BMG Records continue their new series of limited edition vinyl reissues and deluxe CDs from Slade, with the release of Nobody’s Fools, and The Amazing Kamikaze Syndrome on 3rd March. These beautifully presented reissues will see Nobody’s Fools released on limited edition transparent clear & red vinyl and The Amazing Kamikaze Syndrome released on limited edition orange and yellow splatter vinyl. While both CDs are housed in deluxe..
To anyone who wasn't there at the time (or wasn't in the right age group), it is hard to describe just what a big, and thrilling, deal the Sladest compilation was when it appeared in 1973. The Slade coloured/patterned vinyl reissue series takes a turn into compilation territory, with the release of the seminal Sladest,..
It is practically possible to feel the (Reading Festival) crowd's own realisation that, hey, these guys aren't just an over the hill glam rock outfit, they are the real deal - hard, heavy, in your face, and so working class and 'laddish' that they make Liam Gallagher sound like the love child of Bryan Ferry..
On 9th September Slade and BMG are proud to present their new live boxset All The World Is A Stage, shining a light on Slade as a phenomenal live band. This unique five-album set serves as a documentation of why Slade became pretty much unbeatable as a live attraction, Slade were unstoppable throughout the seventies..
The 'Slayed?' album looked and sounded as if it was going to bully your other records as soon as you left the room, and this edition, with its replication of the original sleeve, looks like it will do it again. If you have the original vinyl as well, and store both together, they might do..
Slade have unveiled a brand new animated video for Merry Xmas Everybody (see below) This is the first time there has been a promotional video for the ultimate festive anthem. ‘The video is very unusual and comical. It does sum up the band’s characters HO HO HO!’ exclaims Noddy Holder. Originally released in 1973 Merry Xmas Everybody was the band's sixth..
BMG is proud to continue presenting a new series of limited edition splatter vinyl reissues from Slade, with the release of Slade In Flame, on 26th November. Slade In Flame, the third release in the series, will be released on red and yellow splatter vinyl. The first release in this beautifully presented re-issues collection ‘Slayed? debuted at #7 in the Official Vinyl Charts and..
SLADE official deluxe vinyl album re-issue series Old New Borrowed And Blue released on limited edition splatter vinyl, out 15th October BMG is proud to continue presenting a new series of limited edition splatter vinyl reissues from Slade, with the release of Old New Borrowed And Blue, on 15th October. Old New Borrowed And Blue,..