Rhino announces Back To the 80’s vinyl campaign

Limited Edition Releases Available On Tuesdays In July

The vinyl resurgence continues as Rhino announces its first-ever Back To The 80’s vinyl campaign. This year’s vinyl release list includes 18 reissues from the era’s definitive artists including: a-ha, Alice Cooper, Gang Of Four, Los Lobos, Madonna, Richard Hell And The Voidoids, Rod Stewart, Spandau Ballet, The B-52’s, The Pogues, The Time, YES and more. Also featured are two new vinyl compilations – New Wave Hits and Not Good For Your Health: Punk Nuggets 1972-1984. The campaign kicks off Tuesday, July 3rd and continues with new releases every Tuesday throughout the month.

Full details on all titles are listed below, including quantities available worldwide. All releases will be available exclusively at participating brick and mortar retail outlets.

July 3rd:

  • a-ha – Hunting High And Low – 1-LP 140-gram clear vinyl – Limited edition of 8,000 copies
  • Madonna – Like A Virgin – 1-LP 140-gram white vinyl – Limited edition of 12,000 copies
  • The B-52s – The B-52s – 1-LP 140-gram yellow vinyl – Limited edition of 2,900 copies
  • The B-52s – Wild Planet – 1-LP 140-gram red vinyl – Limited edition of 3,000 copies
  • The Pogues – The Best Of The Pogues – 1-LP 140-gram black vinyl – Limited edition of 1,500 copies

July 10th:

  • Rod Stewart – Greatest Hits Vol. 1 – 1-LP 140-gram pink vinyl – Limited edition of 2,000 copies
  • Spandau Ballet – Gold – 2-LP 140-gram black vinyl – Limited edition of 1,500 copies
  • Yes – 90125 – 1-LP 140-gram tri-colored pink/yellow/blue vinyl – Limited edition of 6,500 copies

July 17th:

  • Alice Cooper – Dada – 1-LP 140-gram mixed colored vinyl – Limited edition of 4,500 copies
  • Alice Cooper – Flush The Fashion – 1-LP 140-gram mixed colored vinyl – Limited edition of 5,200 copies
  • Alice Cooper – Zipper Catches Skin – 1-LP 140-gram mixed colored vinyl – Limited edition of 4,600 copies
  • Los Lobos – How Will The Wolf Survive – 1-LP 180-gram black vinyl – Limited edition of 4,100 copies, $19.98
  • Madonna – Who’s That Girl (Original Motion Soundtrack) – 1-LP 140-gram black vinyl. Limited edition of 7,100 copies

July 24th:

  • Gang Of Four – A Brief History Of The 20th Century – 2-LP 140-gram clear and colored vinyl. Limited edition of 2,500 copies
  • Richard Hell And The Voidoids – Blank Generation – 1-LP 140-gram orange and black “ink spot” vinyl. Limited edition of 1,850 copies, $19.98
  • The Time – Ice Cream Castle – 1-LP 140-gram pink, white, and brown “Neapolitan vinyl.” Limited edition of 4,400 copies
  • Various Artists – New Wave Hits – 1-LP 140-gram marble “blue/red swirl” colored vinyl. Limited edition of 4,600 copies
  • Various Artists – Not Good For Your Health: Punk Nuggets 1972-1984 – 2-LP 140-gram colored vinyl, Limited edition of 5,150 copies

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