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Kinks - Sleepwalker

Release Date: 25 Nov 2016
Black & White Swirl Vinyl
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In 1977, the superstar Kinks embarked on an incredible musical journey which surely was developing into the most successful era of their four decade career. Thanks in part to their first Arista Records smash album Sleepwalker, Ray Davies, Dave Davies, Mick Avory and John Dalton expanded their early 70's sound into a unique brand of album oriented rock and storytelling like no other legacy band at the time. With nine solid new rockers like the autobiographical Life On The Road and smash singles like Juke Box Music and the stellar title track Sleepwalker, the entire Lp seemed like a greatest hits album at the time due to the way rock radio was so receptive to this tremendous new masterwork from The Kinks. Filled with even more favorites like Mr. Big Man, Sleepless Night and Life Goes On, the Rock Hall Of Famers' The Kinks truly delivered one of the most important albums of the classic rock era with the brilliant Sleepwalker. Therefore it is with much pleasure to announce the first in a lengthy reissue program with our first installment in The Kinks/ Friday Music 180 Gram Audiophile Vinyl Series with their 1977 groundbreaking hit Lp Sleepwalker. And what a better way to celebrate your holidays this year with this exclusive Black Friday Record Store Day/ Friday Music release on limited edition Black & White Swirl Vinyl. Mastered by Vic Anesini at Battery Studios with Master Preparation for Vinyl by Joe Reagoso at Friday Music Studios, this amazing album is also manufactured at R.T.I. To further enhance your musical enjoyment, we are also presenting this stellar album in a first time gatefold cover, as well as including a 12 x 12 front cover LP poster insert. So, please join Friday Music in welcoming back The Kinks and their legendary Sleepwalker Lp….First time 180 Gram Black & White Swirl Vinyl….Gatefold Cover….Poster Insert…..Happy Holidays! It's Only Jukebox Music…..