We’re excited to announce even more releases from one of our favorite catalogs, Sun Record Company. Keep an eye out for these this summer:
Out July 14th: Roy Orbison – At The Rock House
This reissue of ours will finally get it’s wide release on black vinyl. It was originally released in 1961 by Sun Record Company as Orbison’s debut. The release previously saw a limited, color vinyl pressing in 2014.
Out July 21st: Carl Perkins – Best of the Sun Records Sessions
Best of the Sun Records Sessions is a compilation featuring prime selections of Carl Perkins’ recordings during his time at the legendary Sun Record Company, which have been remastered for vinyl. The album includes favorites like “Roll Over Beethoven,” “Blue Suede Shoes,” and “Only You.”
An Indie Exclusive edition, limited to just 500 copies, is pressed on cream color vinyl. The standard, black vinyl edition will be widely available.
Out August 11th: Sun Records Does Hank Williams (Various Artists)
Sun Records Does Hank Williams is a collection of Hank Williams hits performed by artists from the legendary Sun Record Company catalog. The compilation features superstars Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee Lewis, alongside a handful of lesser-known Sun Records artists. The release will be available as a limited edition red color vinyl pressing, exclusively at Barnes & Noble. A wide release on black vinyl is planned for later this year.
Out August 18th: Johnny Cash – Greatest!
Greatest! is the fourth album by American singer-songwriter Johnny Cash, released on the legendary Sun Records in 1959. The tracks on the album were recorded between July 1955 and July 1958. Six out of the twelve songs became singles, with “Get Rhythm” topping the Country charts and becoming the most successful one.
An Indie Exclusive edition, limited to just 500 copies, pressed on red color vinyl. The standard, black vinyl edition will be widely available.