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New Release Friday 2/28/20

This week's new releases include FOUR new ones on Feel It Records, the new Erik Nervous & the Beta Blockers LP on Drunken Sailor, and reissues of two classic Polvo albums.

New Arrivals

Black Water Records releases just in!

We just got in a huge shipment from Portland punk institution Black Water Records, including their three new releases from Genogeist, Death Ridge Boys, and Warchild, plus tons of other new items and restocks.

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Reek Minds: S/T 7" back in stock!

Debut 7" from this wild and raw hardcore band from Portland. For fans of Electric Chair, Suck Lords, Loose Nukes, and great hardcore punk in general.

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Featured Release Roundup

Descriptions and streaming links for new releases from Sabre, Romero, Green Jag, Leper, and more!

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Record of the Week

This week's Record of the Week is the debut LP from LA synth-pop group Riki!

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Staff Picks

Check out what the SSR staff is currently jamming!

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Fitness Womxn Interview

Learn more about their new album New Age Record, out now on Sorry State

Who We Are and What We Do

Sorry State Records has the best selection of DIY punk and hardcore vinyl in the world, with well over 2,500 unique titles currently in stock. We're a great music discovery tool, with blogs and other features to help you discover great new music you'll love. We have the fastest, most professional mail order service in punk, with most orders shipping within 24 hours. We have incredible rates on international shipping, as low as 1/3 the price of other stores. We're also a great brick-and-mortar record shop based in Raleigh, NC, specializing in collectible and hard to find titles in all genres.

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Latest Sorry State Label Releases

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