New Vinyl 7" Single From Spain!

A new 7" vinyl single of 2 songs from the Ignition album is set to be released on June 15th by the Spanish label; You Are The Cosmos.  The single features "The Joke's On You" for side A and "Wrong…

Elektrafied Box Set Now Available As An Import!

The NEW "Elektrafied: The Elektra Years 1979-1982" 4-disc, 90 track box set from Cherry Red Records UK is now available in the US as an import!  We'd like to encourage folks to purchase from their local indie record shop or…

New SHOES box set coming in March 2020!

Our friends at Cherry Red Records in the UK have put together another great box set of Shoes archival and previously unreleased tracks called; "Shoes Elektrafied-The Elektra Years 1979-1982".  The 4 disc, 90-track collection includes the 3 Elektra album releases…

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Present Tense 40th Anniversary Interview

With 2019 marking the 40th Anniversary for the release of the Present Tense album, Magnet Magazine ran this interview about recording that album in England and working with Mike Stone (Queen, Asia, Journey, Whitesnake). Also discussed is the news of…

Shoes and Cheap Trick

On June 7th Cheap Trick played a show at the Genesee Theatre in their old stomping grounds of Waukegan, IL.  John and Gary (Jeff was out of town) decided to go to the show and pop backstage before the gig…

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New Black Vinyl Shoes Anthology 1973-1978 boxset coming 8/31/18 !

A new 3-disc boxset called Black Vinyl Shoes Anthology 1973-1978 is coming August 31 from the UK label Cherry Red Records.  This 58 track compilation features remastered versions of the Black Vinyl Shoes album, the One In Versailles album and…

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Blue vinyl SHOES LP available!

Our good friends at Alive Records have issued a very limited number (150) of cool blue vinyl copies of the "Primal Vinyl" LP.  It's the same tracks that were originally released on the swirl-colored vinyl release in April of 2014…