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Black friday leftovers!

  • Dio: The Last In Line 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $28.00
    Sale price
    $28.00
  • Maxwell: Now 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $26.00
    Sale price
    $26.00
  • Billie Eilish: No Time To Die 7" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $12.00
    Sale price
    $12.00
  • John Carpenter: Ghosts Of Mars OST 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $28.00
    Sale price
    $28.00
  • Ozzy Osbourne: No More Tears 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $30.00
    Sale price
    $30.00
  • Big Brother & The Holding Company: Combination Of The Two 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $26.00
    Sale price
    $26.00
  • Leonard Cohen: Songs of Love and Hate 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $30.00
    Sale price
    $30.00
  • Chief Keef: Thot Breaker 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $25.00
    Sale price
    $25.00
  • Gun Club: Live at the Starwood 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $20.00
    Sale price
    $20.00
  • Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros: Johnny Appleseed 12" (Black Friday 2021)
    Regular price
    $22.00
    Sale price
    $22.00

Black Friday Record Store Day 2021 at Sorry State

Click here for information on Black Friday Record Store Day at Sorry State, including a list of the Record Store Day exclusive titles we'll be carrying. Items will go live on our webstore at 8AM November 27th!

New and Recommended Hardcore/punk Ragers!

  • Antisocial Action: Unrelenting Sonic Slaughter cassette
    Regular price
    $6.00
    Sale price
    $6.00
  • Antisocial Action: Rot In Chemical World cassette
    Regular price
    $6.00
    Sale price
    $6.00
  • Fatum / Decade: Split 12"
    Regular price
    $18.00
    Sale price
    $18.00
  • Alien Nosejob: Paint It Clear 12"
    Regular price
    $18.00
    Sale price
    $18.00
  • Yleiset Syyt: Umpikujamekanismi 7"
    Regular price
    $9.00
    Sale price
    $9.00
  • Urin: Afekt 7"
    Regular price
    $9.00
    Sale price
    $9.00
  • The Electronic Circus: Direct Lines 7"
    Regular price
    $9.00
    Sale price
    $9.00
  • Antibodies: LP 2021 7"
    Regular price
    $12.00
    Sale price
    $12.00
  • The Chisel: Enough Said 7" flexi
    Regular price
    $6.50
    Sale price
    $6.50
  • Lebenden Toten: Near Dark 12"
    Regular price
    $15.00
    Sale price
    $15.00

Recommended Punk Reissues

  • Autarkia: Punks Al Slam 12"
    Regular price
    $18.00
    Sale price
    $18.00
  • Vatican Commandos: Hit Squad For God 7"
    Regular price
    $12.00
    Sale price
    $12.00
  • Vatican Commandos: Just A Frisbee 7"
    Regular price
    $12.00
    Sale price
    $12.00
  • Sedicion: En Las Calles 12"
    Regular price
    $21.00
    Sale price
    $21.00
  • Bad Brains: Rock For Light 12"
    Regular price
    $24.00
    Sale price
    $24.00
  • Agression: Greatest 12"
    Regular price
    $24.00
    Sale price
    $24.00
  • Chaotic Dischord: Dont Throw It All Away 12"
    Regular price
    $20.00
    Sale price
    $20.00
  • Apatia: Demo 1991 + Greencore Anthology 12"
    Regular price
    $30.00
    Sale price
    $30.00
  • Siekiera: Jarocin 12"
    Regular price
    $42.00
    Sale price
    $42.00
  • Deuter: Demos 1981-1984 12"
    Regular price
    $24.00
    Sale price
    $24.00

Sorry State's Weekly Newsletter: November 18 2021

Recommended books, zines, and other reads

  • My War #9 zine
    Vendor
    zines
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Distort #58 zine
    Vendor
    zines
    Regular price
    $11.00
    Sale price
    $11.00
  • Life Stinks I Like The Kinks #6 zine
    Vendor
    zines
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Forever Punk photo book
    Vendor
    books
    Regular price
    $45.00
    Sale price
    $45.00
  • Eve of Darkness book
    Vendor
    UXB Press
    Regular price
    $52.00
    Sale price
    $52.00

2 New Sorry State Releases Out Now!

Scalple: Skillful Butchers 12"
Regular price
$18.00
Sale price
$18.00
Lasso: S/T 7"
Regular price
$8.00
Sale price
$8.00

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
  • Public Acid: Condemnation 7"
    Regular price
    $8.00
    Sale price
    $8.00
  • Quarantine: Agony 12"
    Regular price
    $15.00
    Sale price
    $15.00
  • Zulu: My People... Hold On cassette (PRE-ORDER; ships October 22)
    Regular price
    $5.00
    Sale price
    $5.00
  • Zulu: Our Day Will Come EP cassette (PRE-ORDER; ships October 22)
    Regular price
    $5.00
    Sale price
    $5.00

Why People Love ordering from sorry state

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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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