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Sorry State's Weekly Newsletter

Featured Releases: July 29 2021

Descriptions and streaming links for Blu Anxxiety, Beex, Porvenir Oscuro, and more!

Record of the Week: Bootlicker - S/T 12"

"After several attention-getting EPs, Canada’s Bootlicker released their first 12” record, and it’s a beast!" Read more about it...

SSR Picks: July 29 2021

Read about what the SSR Crew is listening to this week!

New and Recommended Hardcore/punk Ragers!

  • Violent Christians: New Blood for A Dead City 7"
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Indre Krig: Demo cassette
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Nancy: Goes Country 12"
    Regular price
    $13.00
    Sale price
    $13.00
  • Thought Control: Shock To The System 7"
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Sial: Zaman Edan 7”
    Regular price
    $8.00
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    $8.00
  • Various: Punks In Peoria 12"
    Regular price
    $20.00
    Sale price
    $20.00
  • Exil: Warning 12"
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $17.00
  • Bootlicker: S/T 12"
    Regular price
    $20.00
    Sale price
    $20.00

Recommended Classic Punk Reissues

  • Screaming Sneakers: Marching Orders 12"
    Regular price
    $25.00
    Sale price
    $25.00
  • Neos: Three Teens Hellbent On Speed 12"
    Regular price
    $29.00
    Sale price
    $29.00
  • The Worst: Worst of The Worst 12"
    Regular price
    $21.00
    Sale price
    $21.00
  • Bad Brains: S/T 12"
    Regular price
    $21.00
    Sale price
    $21.00
  • Living: 1982 12"
    Regular price
    $27.00
    Sale price
    $27.00
  • Dead Boys: Young, Loud and Snotty 12"
    Regular price
    $23.00
    Sale price
    $23.00
  • Nightmare: Give Notice of Nightmare 12"
    Regular price
    $17.00
    Sale price
    $17.00
  • Circle Jerks: Group Sex 12" (40th Anniversary)
    Regular price
    $30.00
    Sale price
    $30.00

UK82, KBD, & Oi! Classics!

  • Dead Wretched: Convicted 7"
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Dead Wretched: No Hope For Anyone 7"
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Sex Aids: Back On The Piss Again 7"
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Maniacs: Salute The Survivors 7"
    Regular price
    $8.00
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    $8.00

Record Store Day Drop #2 at Sorry State

Record Store Day Drop Date #2 is this Saturday, July 17! Click here for a list of exclusive releases we'll be carrying, and click here for our remaining stock of RSD exclusives (titles from drop #2 will appear at 8PM Saturday).

Zorn 7" is Available Now!

Featured Releases: July 15 2021

Descriptions and streaming links for Erik Nervous, Toxic Waste, Mindkiller, and more!

Record of the Week: Psico Galera - Le Stanze Della Mente 12”

"It’s fucking wild and exhilarating, and I cannot stop listening to it." Read more about it...

SSR Picks: July 15 2021

Read about what the SSR Crew is listening to this week!

Recommended in goth, death rock, synthwave and post-punk!

  • Blu Anxxiety: Play Dead 12"
    Regular price
    $14.00
    Sale price
    $14.00
  • Skeletal Family: The Singles Plus (1983-85) 12" (RSD 2021)
    Regular price
    $36.00
    Sale price
    $36.00
  • Clan of Xymox: Peel Sessions 12"
    Regular price
    $21.00
    Sale price
    $21.00
  • Astaron: S/T 12"
    Regular price
    $23.00
    Sale price
    $23.00

Zorn: Hardcore Zorn 7" and Golpe: La Colpa É Solo Tua LP, out now on Sorry State!

New Zorn video out now!

Zorn's new record, Hardcore Zorn, comes out April 2 on Sorry State. You can pre-order the vinyl here, but while you wait for it to ship you can watch this new video featuring "Keeper of Secrets" from Hardcore Zorn and a brand new song called "A Nail to a Cross."

Interview with Tadzio from Golpe

Golpe's debut LP, La Colpa É Solo Tua, comes out April 2 on Sorry State. The vinyl is up for pre-order here, but while you wait we're publishing this interview with Golpe mastermind Tadzio.

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.

Best Sellers

  • Rudimentary Peni: Great War 12"
    Regular price
    $12.00
    Sale price
    $12.00
  • Violent Christians: New Blood for A Dead City 7"
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Illiterates: S/T 12"
    Regular price
    $22.00
    Sale price
    $22.00
  • United Mutation: Dark Self Image 12"
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    $22.00
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    $22.00
  • Zulu: My People... Hold On cassette
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    $5.00
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    $5.00

Why People Love ordering from sorry state

Y'all are always great. Can't improve upon perfection.

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Excellent transaction. Always get turned on to some great music.

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Not all heroes wear capes - one of the best stores going. Buy with confidence.

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Prompt notification and shipping. Records were packaged perfectly. Best and most consistent online record shopping experience I’ve had.

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Shipped fast, and packed well! Love the newsletters as well.

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Super ILL packaging, quick shipment, only complaint is that y'all load too much stuff I want on the site, all the time.

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