Rhino’s ‘Start Your Ear Off Right’ campaign returns in 2018

Exclusive Releases Available Throughout The Month Of January

Rhino’s rockin’ “Start Your Ear Off Right” campaign returns this January with vinyl titles from some of the most celebrated acts in music including Alice Cooper, Aretha Franklin, Dio, Golden Smog, John Prine, New York Rock And Soul Revue, Richard And Linda Thompson, The Notorious B.I.G., Vangelis, and ZZ Top. These limited edition titles will be available each Tuesday, starting on January 9th,  and will continue throughout the month. These will be available only at participating brick and mortar retail outlets.

Rhino will also offer their coveted yearly calendar, a music industry-only perk, to anyone who purchases one of the “Start Your Ear Off Right” releases at participating music retailers – while supplies last. Barnes & Noble customers will receive a unique, limited edition vinyl slipmat with any “Start Your Ear Off Right” purchase.

  • Alice Cooper – Easy Action – 1-LP on gold vinyl, limited edition of 4,600 copies, $19.98
  • Alice Cooper – Killer – 1-LP on translucent red vinyl with black swirls, limited edition of 5,200 copies, $22.98
  • Alice Cooper – Welcome To My Nightmare – 1-LP on purple vinyl, limited edition of 6,200 copies, $19.98
  • Aretha Franklin – Lady Soul – 1-LP on 180-gram black vinyl, limited edition of 5,500 copies, $21.98
  • Dio – Holy Diver (Remastered) – 1-LP on red vinyl, limited edition of 3,500 copies, $21.98
  • Dio – The Last In Line (Remastered) – 1-LP on blue vinyl, limited edition of 3,500 copies, $21.98
  • Golden Smog – Weird Tales – 2-LP set on green vinyl, limited edition of 3,700 copies, $29.98
  • John Prine – Diamond In The Rough – 1-LP on black vinyl, limited edition of 2,500 copies, $21.98
  • John Prine – Sweet Revenge – 1-LP on black vinyl, limited edition of 2,500 copies, $21.98
  • New York Rock And Soul Revue – Live At The Beacon – 2-LP set on black vinyl, limited edition of 3,800, copies $29.98
  • Richard And Linda Thompson – Shoot Out The Lights – 1-LP set on 180-gram black vinyl, limited edition of 4,300 copies, $24.98
  • The Notorious B.I.G. – Big Poppa 12″ Single – 1-LP on white vinyl, limited edition of 7,200 copies, $14.98
  • The Notorious B.I.G. – Hypnotize 12″ Single – 1-LP on black and orange mixed vinyl, limited edition of 6,000 copies, $14.98
  • Vangelis – Blade Runner Music From The Original Soundtrack – 1-LP on black vinyl, limited edition of 3,000 copies, $21.98
  • ZZ Top – Rio Grande Mud – 1-LP on brown vinyl, limited edition of 5,100 copies, $21.98
  • ZZ Top – Tres Hombres – 1-LP on green vinyl, limited edition of 5,300 copies, $21.98

Author: Buddy Iahn

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