Burning Shed News (September 20, 2018)


King Crimson

Vinyl Box Sets (box set pre-orders)

King Crimson 1969-1972 and King Crimson 1972-1974 are limited edition box sets presenting the band’s seven studio albums from 1969-1974 in their 40th anniversary edition mixes (by Steven Wilson and Robert Fripp).

1969-1972 also includes a double LP of rarities and a full-sized replica of the original King Crimson timeline booklet which accompanied The Young Person’s Guide to King Crimson.

1972-1974 contains a fourth album featuring a complete alternate version of Larks’ Tongues in Aspic – mixed and produced by Steven Wilson and featuring the LP’s original US artwork – plus the expanded edition of USA (in its 2013 mix by Robert Fripp, David Singleton and Tony Arnold). The set also contains a full-sized 24 page photographic booklet of the band during the period plus a poster of the King Crimson album art as it originally featured in The Young Person’s Guide to King Crimson.

All albums are cut from the same hi-res masters used for the 40th anniversary CD/DVD-A series, pressed on 200g super-heavyweight vinyl, and presented in their original sleeves.

Pre-order CD 1969-1972 for 2nd November release and 1972-1974 for 23rd November release. A bundle of both boxes is available for 23rd November combined shipping.

Michael Nyman

Store (various items)

Burning Shed is delighted to announce that it’s hosting the official store for acclaimed British composer Michael Nyman.

The store contains major works – The Piano, The Draughtsman’s Contract – special editions and more.


Seems Like A Lifetime Ago 1977-1980 (Japanese Edition) / Bill Bruford Sale (various items)

An extremely limited Japanese Edition of Seems Like A Lifetime Ago, which additionally includes an exclusive 3″ CD featuring the tracks Hell’s Bells, Five G and Age Of Information.

To coincide, all Bill Bruford CDs have been reduced in price throughout the Bill Bruford Store (the catalogue will be reissued at a later date via Bill’s new Cherry Red label).

Shipping now.

Massive Attack

Mezzanine (20th Anniversary Editions) (cd/vinyl pre-orders)

20th anniversary reissues of Massive Attack’s 1998 classic re-mastered (and including an album of previously unreleased dub remixes by the Mad Professor).

Available as a double CD and a triple (coloured vinyl) LP hardback book version (which includes an additional art-book, Fitting In).

Pre-order CD for 16th November release and LP for 7th December release.

Colin Edwin & Lorenzo Feliciati

Twinscapes Vol.2: A Modern Approach To The Dancefloor (cd/vinyl pre-order)

For their second Twinscapes collaboration, bassists Colin Edwin and Lorenzo Feliciati address their respective 1980s Pop roots in the context of the Ambient soundscapes, freewheeling improvisations and Prog-Rock flourishes that graced their 2014 self-titled debut (imagine Soft Cell jamming with King Crimson, Ultravox with ELP, Depeche Mode with Giant Giant).

Available as a CD in digipak and a heavyweight vinyl in gatefold sleeve.

Pre-order CD for 26th October release and LP for 9th November release.

Jimi Hendrix

Electric Ladyland (50th Anniversary Editions) (cd/vinyl pre-orders)

3CD/blu-ray and 6LP/blu-ray 50th anniversary box set editions of JH’s creative peak, Electric Ladyland.

The album has been remastered by Bernie Grundman from the original analogue tapes.

The sets also contain More Electric Ladyland: The Early Takes – 20 never before heard demos and studio outtakes and The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Live At the Hollywood Bowl 9/14/68 (a recently unearthed soundboard recording of a concert that took place just before the release of Electric Ladyland).

The blu-ray includes a 5.1 mix by Eddie Kramer, 24 bit/96 kz high resolution stereo audio and a full-length documentary.

Pre-order for 9th November release.

Kevin Ayers, John Cale, Eno, Nico

June 1, 1974 (vinyl pre-order)

A one-off vinyl pressing of this Island Records’ classic, limited to 1000 copies worldwide.

Alongside Eno, Cale, Nico and Ayers (all performing solo material), are Ayers’ extraordinary touring band The Soporifics (featuring guitarist Ollie Halsall). Robert Wyatt and Mike Oldfield also guest.

Pre-order for 2nd November release.


Allow Yourself (cd/clear vinyl/t-shirt pre-order & new video single)

Nosound‘s 2018 studio album Allow Yourself finds the band in a new space once more, wholly embracing Alternative/Electronic influences. Available as a CD in digipack reverse-board packaging with a 16-page booklet, a limited crystal clear vinyl edition in a reverse-board gatefold sleeve, and a fetching red t-shirt.

Orders through Burning Shed receive an exclusive signed postcard & wristband (while stocks last), immediate download of high quality mp3, uncompressed binaural mix & FLAC 5.1 surround sound mix. One customer from pre-orders will be randomly selected to receive a signed vinyl test-press.

Shipping now. The video for new single This Night can be seen on the product pages for the album or by clicking here.

Dave Stewart & Barbara Gaskin

Star Clocks (cd / signed cd)

The new Stewart / Gaskin album Star Clocks is in stock and shipping now.

Featuring Barbara on vocals, Dave (keyboards / arrangements), drummer Gavin Harrison and Beren Matthews on guitar, the 62 minute album explores the far reaches of time and space with eight of Dave’s original songs, along with a cover version of an iconic 1960s song.

Available in CD and signed CD versions in a digipak with a 12 page booklet containing song lyrics.

Hugh Cornwell

Monster (cd/vinyl pre-order)

Hugh Cornwell‘s brilliant 2018 double album Monster contains one disc of 10 new songs and another – Restoration – containing beautifully re-recorded acoustic versions of Stranglers songs (including No More Heroes, Always The Sun, Dont Bring Harry and more).

Available as double CD and double LP (with download code) versions.

Pre-order for 5th October release.

One thought on “Burning Shed News (September 20, 2018)

  1. kruekutt

    Already ordered the Dave Stewart/Barbara Gaskin album when it was announced. If it’s in the vein of their previous albums, there’ll be marvelous intellipop galore with proggy keys aplenty!



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