Rough Trade has announced its 100 favorite albums of 2020. The list is led by SAULT’s UNTITLED (Black Is), Phoebe Bridgers’ Punisher, and Rina Sawayama’s SAWAYAMA. The indie retailer is selling exclusive vinyl pressings tied to the top 10 albums on its list. For instance, Punisher is getting repressed on galaxy green/black vinyl, plus Rough Trade is releasing a four-song Copycat Killer EP that features Bridgers’ re-recordings of Punisher songs with arranger and string player Rob Moose. Check out the full list of exclusives below.
01 SAULT: UNTITLED (Black Is)
SAULT’s first three albums—5, 7, and UNTITLED (Black Is)—are all getting pressed on blue vinyl.
02 Phoebe Bridgers: Punisher
Punisher is re-pressed on Galaxy Green/Black color vinyl. The Copycat Killer EP features four songs from the album that are re-recorded with arranger and string player Rob Moose.
03 Rina Sawayama: SAWAYAMA
Rina Sawayama’s debut SAWAYAMA is re-pressed on Green/Clear Swirl vinyl. An additional Remixed 12″ is pressed on Green/Clear Swirl vinyl.
04 Laura Marling: Song for Our Daughter
Song for Our Daughter gets re-pressed on Silver vinyl. The additional Lockdown Sessions 10″ features demos and acoustic versions.
05 JARV IS…: Beyond the Pale
A new record from Jarvis Cocker’s band JARV IS… features Cocker’s music for filmmakers Iain Forsyth and Jane Pollard (featured in the TV series Likely Stories). Chilly Gonzales mixed “House Music All Night Long (All Night Long Gonz Extended Version).”
06 DREAM WIFE: So When You Gonna…
DREAM WIFE recorded IRL at a London show back in January. It’s pressed on Orange vinyl.
07 Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs Pigs: Viscerals
Off Cuts features previously unheard versions of tracks taken from all three of Pigs’ albums.
08 bdrmm: Bedroom
bdrmm’s debut Bedroom is re-pressed on Yellow vinyl. Plus, the 12″ Live at The Nave is on White/Black Splatter vinyl.
09 Porridge Radio: Every Bad
Porridge Radio’s BBC Session is now on Translucent Red vinyl.
10 Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever: Sideways to New Italy
Rolling Blackouts Coastal Fever have a new 12″ with four demos from Sideways to New Italy.