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Architects - For Those That Wish to Exist (Vinyl)

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Architects - For Those That Wish to Exist (Vinyl)
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503

Metal Bliss

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Top LP- Top Band

Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising (CD)

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Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising (CD)
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201

Great

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Great ablum, great cover art :)

Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising (Vinyl)

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Weyes Blood - Titanic Rising (Vinyl)
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417

Great Record

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Natalie firmly establishes herself as one of the finest artists to come out in recent history

Phoebe Bridgers - Punisher (CD)

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Phoebe Bridgers - Punisher (CD)
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268

Favourite album of 2020

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This album is a amazing from start to finish.

Woodkid - S16 (Colour Vinyl) (Vinyl)

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Woodkid - S16 (Colour Vinyl) (Vinyl)
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726

Creative mastery embodied

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I'm bias towards Woodkid - any artist that is this involved in every aspect of their output, represents pure genius to me. Woodkid not only wrote and composed this album, but also produced the accompanying videos and designed every aspect of the album cover and merchandising.

Having patiently waited 7 years for this, his sophomore album, it came as no surprise that the soundscape presented almost a decade after his debut "The Golden Age" would be completely different. Although this is essentially a Chamber Pop album, the addition of beautifully crafted electronic swoons layered over classical instrumentation and clever sound sampling hidden in the percussion sets this record apart from anything that came before it. At times the sampled sounds incorporated into the tracks reminded me of the way Depeche Mode sampled sounds in the mid-80's (think "Construction time again" and "Some great reward")

Lyrically "S16" (the periodic table number for Sulphur) is much darker than its predecessor, touching on themes of loss, environmental decay and a longing for "fixing" a civilization in decline. It's a deeply moving and personal album drenched in the anxieties of the early 21st Century.

This limited edition pressing is superbly mastered (having compared it to the CD release) and the album is split over two heavyweight red vinyl discs, packaged in a beautifully designed gatefold cover that includes all the lyrics and production credits.

Bring Me the Horizon - Amo (Vinyl)

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Bring Me the Horizon - Amo (Vinyl)
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218

Fantastic packaging and album

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I was a bit hesitant to purchase another import considering the quality of art and packaging seems to be dropping with vinyl making a commercial return to form. However, BMTH still doesn't disappoint in the art department with the record having a decorated plastic sleeve with different inserts and a full booklet to view.

Music wise; I would definitely recommend this over "That's the Spirit", as it is a lot more authentic and lively. If you like where BMTH was heading after hearing the last few tracks on "Sempiternal", and you enjoyed the best moments on TTS, then definitely add this to your collection.

Transatlantic - Whirlwind (CD)

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Transatlantic - Whirlwind (CD)
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152

Epic in every way!

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This is an amazing work! Composition, performance and production are all fantastic! All four musicians consistently shine without dominating, this will make you a fan!

Psyclon Nine - Inri (CD)

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Psyclon Nine - Inri (CD)
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331

Great dark electro album

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I personally prefer the album after this one (we the fallen) as it is a lot more industrial and a lot less electro.

But. INRI is great. Dark as hell. Heavy. Get it.

Green Carnation - Light of Day: Day of Darkness (CD)

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Green Carnation - Light of Day: Day of Darkness (CD)
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184

One of the Most Emotive and Powerful Rock Albums EVER

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Pink Floyd could jam on songs till you weren't sure what day it was anymore.
Then you get Light of Day, Day of Darkness - a concept album with only one song. That's right, a single 60 minute song.
A song full of descriptive juxtaposition and musical genius that will captivate you from start to finish.
If you love progressive rock, get this album. You won't regret it.

Kylie Minogue - Step Back In Time: the Definitive Collection (CD)

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Kylie Minogue - Step Back In Time: the Definitive Collection (CD)
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329

All the best from Kylie..

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A must have album for Kylie lovers, and those that enjoy her music!

UB40 - Red Red Wine: The Collection (Vinyl)

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UB40 - Red Red Wine: The Collection (Vinyl)
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363

Now this is UB40!

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All the good stuff from UB40... cannot be better!

Annie Lennox - Diva (Vinyl)

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Annie Lennox - Diva (Vinyl)
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410

Very nice album.

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I replaced my old 1980's copy and this re-press is just as good.

Boney M - Oceans of Fantasy (Vinyl)

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Boney M - Oceans of Fantasy (Vinyl)
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281

So good!

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What can I say - it is Boney M! So good!

Insect Inside - First Shining of New Genus (CD)

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Insect Inside - First Shining of New Genus (CD)
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254

INSECT INSIDE

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What a great Debut!!! Downtuned guitars, fast drumming- catchy riffs and superb production- Check these guys out on spotify!!!

Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage (Vinyl)

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Gojira - L'Enfant Sauvage (Vinyl)
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547

Orange 45RPM

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Sounds awesome.

Came in a bright orange spinning at 45 RPM.

Grey Daze - Amends (CD)

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Grey Daze - Amends (CD)
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302

Nostalgia Sells

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Fairly decent produced album with mediocre songs. Only for die hard Chester fans.

While She Sleeps - So What (Vinyl)

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While She Sleeps - So What (Vinyl)
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218

What a beautiful record

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I was not expecting this record to be all of this for the price.
Double LP Gatefold.
Looks freaking stunning in marble red. Sounds awesome as the tracks are not forced onto one disc.
Music wise it is great why else would I have bought it.

Chevelle - Niratias (CD)

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Chevelle - Niratias (CD)
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281

Get ready for Lift Off!!

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This is a little different. To be honest- I was a little bit underwhelmed with the singles and didn't have high hope for this album. This blew my socks off on the third listen! WOW!!! Have an open mind and you will be grateful you have awesome taste in music.

This is something so special- hard to pinpoint but I don't really care if I figure it out at the end.

Pack your bags- Get ready for Niratias...

Sam Smith - In the Lonely Hour: Drowning Shadows Edition (CD)

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Sam Smith - In the Lonely Hour: Drowning Shadows Edition (CD)
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440

Amazing item

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I bought this CD as a Birthday Gift for a friend. Absolutely amazing. I just know he's gonna Love it!! Thanks Raru! Definitely Worth the wait!

Shadowclub - Guns & Money (Vinyl)

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Shadowclub - Guns & Money (Vinyl)
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228

A Must Have For Your Local Vinyl Collection!

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Great sounding pressing and overall a really good looking product. The white vinyl comes in a printed inner sleeve. Received the product a week after ordering. Great value for money and a must for any lover of South African alternative music.

Andreas Vollenweider - Book of Roses (CD)

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Andreas Vollenweider - Book of Roses (CD)
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70

Music CDs

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Excellent

Mariah Carey - #1 to Infinity (CD)

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Mariah Carey - #1 to Infinity (CD)
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79

Music CDs

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Thank you very much raru all my orders received timeously and intact,your service is excellent

BTS - Youth (CD)

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BTS - Youth (CD)
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830

Great service delivery

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During this time of COVID 19, the service delivery,
communication and goods are of the highest standard. I am very fussy when it comes to this therefore I highly recommend RARU. Thank you very much.

Elle King - Love Stuff (Vinyl)

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Elle King - Love Stuff (Vinyl)
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357

A great album that shouldn't be overlooked!

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Elle King is such an underrated artist and this album, Love Stuff is absolutely fantastic. Well known songs like Ex's And Oh's & America's Sweetheart are just the tip on this fantastic album. Bonus was that the vinyl was in the limited edition white release & not the ordinary black vinyl. Pricing was also on point!

Kylie Minogue - Golden (CD)

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Kylie Minogue - Golden (CD)
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46

Golden Sounds.

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Another great album from Kylie with a country vibe. Happy with the buy.
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