📌 556 S Vista Ave. Boise, ID 83705 :: ☎ 208-866-7822

Modern Sounds Vinyl & Music Store

Indie Exclusive Releases

Quick View
143 IS A PARTY AND EVERYONE IS INVITED! Katy Perry has officially launched an exciting new era with the long awaited sixth studio album 143. Katy set out to create a bold, exuberant, celebratory dance-pop album with the symbolic 143 numerical expression of love as a throughline message. The result is a sexy, fearless, return to form for the multifaceted musician with an album jam packed with the empowering, sexy, & provocative pop anthems youve come to love. This is an album with a lot of heart and a lot of BPM. Get ready to pop off!
Katy Perry - 143 [Indie Exclusive Clear Blue LP]
$32.99 Video
Quick View
Is that what you wanted, Alfred we hear in Miles Davis unmistakable rasp at the end of One for Daddy-O, making it clear that the legendary trumpeter was not just playing the role of sideman on Somethin' Else. The alto saxophonist was a member of Davis' band at the time, and the depth of their musical camaraderie lifts this session up to rarefied heights throughout. Pianist Hank Jones, bassist Sam Jones, and drummer Art Blakey round out the quintet on this timeless classic. Indie Exclusive LP on 180g blue vinyl. Limited Edition.
Cannonball Adderley - Somethin' Else [Blue LP]
$29.99 Video
Quick View
Released in 1964, Lee Morgan’s magnum opus, The Sidewinder, was both a comeback and a coronation. The prodigious trumpeter debuted on Blue Note in 1956 at the age of 18, but personal problems in the early ‘60s forced him off the scene. His rebound turned out to be The Sidewinder, featuring tenor saxophonist Joe Henderson, pianist Barry Harris, bassist Bob Cranshaw, and drummer Billy Higgins. The album became his most significant commercial success, fueled by the irrepressible title track. Indie Exclusive LP on 180g blue vinyl. Limited Edition.
Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder [Blue LP]
$29.99 Video
Quick View
Recorded in the fall of 2023 at the band’s studio The Barn, Evolve (the 16th studio album by Phish) was produced by Vance Powell and Bryce Goggin with the 12 songs emerging from the band’s dynamic live performances. Some, like fan-favorite A Wave Of Hope, have become springboards for Phish's most soaring improvisation. The songcraft and production are confident and taut, with Phish’s distinct musical language on vivid display; still pushing boundaries, still very much continuing to evolve.
Phish - Evolve [Indie Exclusive 2LP Solar Discus Algae Blend Color]
$34.98
Quick View

More than any other album in the canon of Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, 1958s Moanin featuring the great drummer with trumpeter Lee Morgan, tenor saxophonist Benny Golson, pianist Bobby Timmons and bassist Jymie Merritt was the perfect crystallization of the bands bluesy, soulful sound, and it still stands today as perhaps the most quintessential hard bop recording off all-time. Originally self-titled, the album was later renamed Moanin due to the popularity of Timmons unforgettable opening track. The album also introduced several indelible Golson compositions that would become standards of the jazz songbook, including Along Came Betty, and Blues March.

Available on 180g blue vinyl. Indie Exclusive. Limited Edition.

Moanin' Indie Blue Cover

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - Moanin' - [Blue LP]
$29.99
Quick View

This Is How Tomorrow Moves is the third album from artist beabadoobee, recorded at Shangri-La in Malibu with renowned producer Rick Rubin
and released on her long-standing label, Dirty Hit. This Is How Tomorrow Moves captures beabadoobee's confidence and introspection, with
themes of self-acceptance and personal growth woven throughout. It stands as a testament to her artistic evolution and resilience, marking a
significant milestone in her career.

beabadoobee - This Is How Tomorrow Moves [Indie Exclusive Sky Blue LP]
$27.98
Quick View
Thomas Rhett -"About A Woman" [White LP] - One of the most engaging and consistent country chart-toppers of the last 10 years, Thomas Rhett has emerged as a superstar with as much songwriting prowess as stadium-rocking charisma. Marking the start of a fresh creative chapter, his upcoming seventh studio album ABOUT A WOMAN is full of heart-pounding country with a progressive edge, high-energy anthems and quick-hitting lyrics amid lush soundscape, proving why Thomas Rhett once again leads the evolving genre without forgetting it's roots. Indie Exclusive White LP. Limited Edition.
Thomas Rhett - About A Woman [Colored Vinyl] [Limited Edition] (Wht) [Indie Exclusive]
$29.98
Quick View
RSD Essential 067 - Originally released in 1992, Brutal Truths Extreme Conditions Demand Extreme Responses was produced by the legendary Colin Richardson and is widely regarded as one of the most important and influential grindcore records of all time. Reissued with Full Dynamic Audio this release is a must have for any fan of Grindcore.
Brutal Truth - Extreme Conditions [RSD Essential Half Orange & Half White LP]
$33.99
Quick View
Indie Exclusive - Solange's 2008 critically-lauded album was her second, but the first where she stretched out and showed the vision and creativity that fans have come to expect . This Motown-influenced album debuted #9 on the Billboard Top 200 and features production by Pharrell Williams, Mark Ronson, Thievery Corporation, Bilal and others.
Solange - Solange Presents "Sol-Angel & The Hadley St. Dreams" [RSD Essential Indie Exclusive Red Vinyl]
$32.99
Quick View
"Indie Exclusive - Ferocious Grindcore in the grand tradition of early Earache releases like Napalm Death, Brutal Truth & Terrorizer with a modern twist. 34 tracks of bone-shattering vibrations from Singapores finest underground export. Wild, Feral and downright unhinged Grindcore. A compilation of EPs and rarities, this is the first time many of these tracks are available on vinyl and a must have for any fan. Wormrot are the first band from Singapore to play the world famous Glastonbury Festival (Featured live on BBC TV). Touring the world and playing major festivals to this day. Just completed European tour with Napalm Death and will return to Europe for more festival dates this summer including Hellfest."
Wormrot - Left To Rot [RSD Essential Indie Exclusive Coffee Grind Splatter]
$33.99
Quick View
ThinkIndie Exclusive - Guitar master Dennis Coffeys first LP for Westbound records was released in 1975. It remains a tour de force in funky guitar mastery unlike anything else. While Coffeys guitar fireworks remain squarely at the center of Finger Lickin Good, some of the more psychedelic elements of his earlier work fall away and are replaced by a slicker, more produced sound. This new style clearly lays the groundwork for Coffeys transition, as the 70s progress, into a more commercial, disco-oriented sound on his own recordings as well as on his writing and production work for other artists such as CJ and Co. This long overdue reissue, retitled Finger Pickin Good, was remastered by Dave Gardner and includes a previously unissued bonus track.
Dennis Coffey - Finger Pickin Good [ThinkIndie Exclusive Finger Lickin Green]
$29.99
Quick View
ThinkIndie Exclusive - "Earth Creature" by Boobie Knight & The Universal Lady is a funk and soul masterpiece that pulsates with infectious energy and undeniable groove. Released in 1977, this album is a vibrant celebration of the Earth's natural beauty and the joy of being alive. Led by the charismatic Boobie Knight, the band delivers a dynamic blend of funky rhythms, soulful vocals, and catchy hooks that captivate listeners from start to finish. From the title track's feel-good anthem to the humorous yet funky "Monster" and "Freakenstein," each song on the album exudes a distinct charm and vitality that has earned it a cherished place in the hearts of funk and soul enthusiasts. "Earth Creature" is a timeless gem that continues to captivate audiences with its irresistible charm and infectious grooves. Tracks on the album have famously been sampled by Outkast, 50 Cent, and N.W.A., among others. This long overdue reissue from Org Music was remastered by Dave Gardner and pressed at Furnace Record Pressing.
Boobie Knight & The Universal Lady - Earth Creature [ThinkIndie Exclusive Red-Hot Red Vinyl]
$29.99
Quick View

Indie Exclusive - Produced by Grammy Award winning producer Paul Moak, See Where The Night Goes is the 3rd studio album from Nashville Rock N Roll prodigies Goodbye June. 11 tracks of the very finest modern day Rock music with a twist of southern twang and washed down with a shot of blues.

Goodbye June - See Where The Night Goes [RSD Essential Indie Exclusive Half Red & Half White]
$33.99
Quick View
Indie Exclusive - "A Day with Art Blakey 1961" by Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers is a quintessential example of hard bop jazz from the early 1960s. Led by Blakey's dynamic drumming, the album features a stellar lineup including Freddie Hubbard, Curtis Fuller, Wayne Shorter, Cedar Walton, and Jymie Merritt. Enjoy this classic jazz double album, now pressed on heavyweight metallic silver vinyl.
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - A Day With Art Blakey 1961 [RSD Essential Indie Exclusive Metallic Silver ]
$32.99
Quick View
Indie Exclusive - Experience Dizzy Gillespie's electrifying big band orchestra live from Chester, PA, in June 1957. Hindsight Records has meticulously transferred these performances from Wally Heider's analog reels to ensure superior audio quality. Gillespie, a pivotal figure in bebop's evolution from the mid-1940s, had firmly established himself as a jazz giant by 1957, leading his dynamic ensemble with authority. This live recording, captured less than a month before their memorable Newport Jazz Festival appearance, highlights Gillespie's band in peak form at Club Bel-Aire in Chester, Pennsylvania.
Dizzy Gillespie - Live in Chester 1957 [RSD Essential Indie Exclusive Orange & Blue 2 LP]
$32.99
Quick View
Indie Exclusive - Enjoy this reissue of "Dreaming Out of Season" by East St. Louis-based R&B and soul vocal group The Montclairs, led by Phil Perry. Originally released in 1972, the groups debut LP captures the sweet soul sound of the early 1970s with its rich harmonies and themes of love, longing and heartache. Now available on split-color blue and white vinyl.
The Montclairs - Dreaming Out of Season [RSD Essential Indie Exclusive Half White & Half Blue]
$27.99
Quick View
Esteemed Hip-Hop Artist, Lil Yachty Teams Up With James Blake To Release Their First Collaborative Alternative Album Titled Bad Cameo Featuring A Limited Edition 10-Track vinyl.
James Blake & Lil Yachty - Bad Cameo [Indie Exclusive Royal Magenta LP]
$29.99 Video
Quick View
Jeremie Albino, the magnetic Canadian singer-songwriter, presents his Easy Eye Sound debut, Our Time In The Sun. Produced by Dan Auerbach, this album melds the rich textures of soulful folk, Americana, and gritty blues, showcasing Albinos evocative voice and sincere storytelling. Deeply personal, grounded in his own history and infused with a palpable, raw energy, the collection is an intimate and powerful listening experience, affirming Albino's place as a resonant force in contemporary music.
Jeremie Albino - Our Time In The Sun [Indie Exclusive Neon Orange LP]
$25.98
Quick View
Critically acclaimed, Orville Peck has long dreamed of making Stampede, a duets album with singers, songwriters, and fellow musicians hes long admired. And now, music icons, rebels and newcomers join hand-in-hand with Orville on his third full-length body of work to help create a two-part record that tips its hat to musics past, present, and future. Orville just released the first part to this project Stampede: Vol.1 on 5/10 with duets such as Willie Nelson, Midland, Elton John, Allison Russell, Noah Cyrus, Bu Cuaron and Nathaniel Rateliff. Slant Magazine describes Volume 1 as "a reflection of both the singers dedication to the genre and his desire not to be confined by it."
Orville Peck - Stampede [Indie Exclusive Baby Pink 2 LP]
$44.98 Video
Quick View
Produced by Josh Kaufman (The Hold Steady, Bonny Light Horsemen), In the Shadow of the Holy Mountain brings a potent new energy to the elegantly composed folk/indie-rock of Blind Pilot. In a profound step forward for the band, their fourth full-length - and first since And Then Like Lions (2016) - unfolds with an exquisite fluidity, fully harnessing the chemistry theyve shown in sharing stages with The Shins, Andrew Bird, and Gregory Alan Isakov and on festivals like Lollapalooza and Bonnaroo.
Blind Pilot - In The Shadow Of The Holy Mountain [Indie Exclusive White & Beige LP]
$23.98
Quick View
For the past decade, SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE have honed an aesthetic like no other. Theyve chopped up samples, chewed them up, spit them back out again, baby birded it. Across four albums and a smattering of EPs, Zack Schwartz, Corey Wichlin, and Rivka Ravede have fully solidified their stance as some of rocks weirdest and best deconstructionists. 2018s Hypnic Jerks was a study in noise punk sampledelia. It was a breakthrough for the band. Frank Ocean became a fan, spinning fell asleep with a vision, on Blonded Radio. 2021s ENTERTAINMENT DEATH, was nasty dream pop by way of K-Mart realism and hitting the channel search setting on an old TV set. Their last release, 2023s im so lucky, explored the breakup between Schwartz and Ravede, setting the stage and emotional territory for the bands fifth record, YOULL HAVE TO LOSE SOMETHING. This latest offering is the most crystallized version of the bands aesthetic, a continued meditation on the end of relationships and the unsteadiness that follows. It is a meticulous, beautiful, and quietly heartbreaking collection of songs. More often than not, it sounds like listening to a walkman from inside of a hurricane, like the YouTube videos youd watch in bed for 18 hours straight after you break your wrist from a skateboarding accident. The goal in making YOULL HAVE TO LOSE SOMETHING was to soften out some of the edges. Less hard left turns, says Wichlin. We wanted to make something intentionally less antagonistic, he jokes. In practice, this means the record has slightly fewer drastic arrangement changes, and it is more stripped down. Take IVE BEEN EVIL, one of the newest songs on the record, as one such offering. It is straightforward in that its tempo is consistent, in that the song keeps us in the same place. It does not digress. It holds itself steady, with bleary-eyed guitars and hushed vocals. The song is weary, the song is a whisper. The utterance Ive been evil, is like the shrug of a shoulder, a so what, ha ha. Less straightforward is the sublime LET THE VIRGIN DRIVE, a genuinely frightening pop track that anchors itself on fucked up Japanese City pop samples and a demented news clip of someone screaming. The song was originally written around the time the band was touring ENTERTAINMENT, DEATH, and took a few years to fully flesh itself out. It is like staring into the sun, like waking up in a body bag Its about unrequited love and making up a situation or whole life in your head, says Schwartz of its thematic underpinning, The other person finally sees you and your problems are solved, but they arent, really. The song hiccups and warbles you can hear the tape hiss, the instability, how it kind of feels like the whole song might get sucked into a black holes event horizon. Heaven is a lie/cause you are earthly/and youre alive, Schwartz sings at the songs outset. YOULL HAVE TO LOSE SOMETHING is a record of provocations. It wants you to think it is just normal rock n roll music. That it is purely pleasure oriented. But beneath these intentions is a collection of songs that are as complex as ever. The Ravede-led FOUND A BODY, is a downtempo smoke cloud of variegated synths. Found a body, she sings No one can touch me. SUN SWEPT THE EVENING RED, starts out disconcertingly chipper, before breaking down into an assault of sludged out guitars, auto-tuned vocals, a flurry of strings. Like all SPIRIT records, It is music made by three distinct voices, written independently and then assembled together. Despite being written all over the globe, with Ravede in Portugal and Schwartz and Wichlin back in Philadelphia, the trio arrived at the same themes: that of the brutality of coming to terms with reality, that of what it means to lie to protect yourself and your heart. Schwartz says he writes songs more or less in a stream of consciousness. The band listens to very little outside music when working. The result is a record that very much is its own world. Where chaos is carefully organized, where being able to ever actually chill out is totally illusory, a trick mirror.
SPIRIT OF THE BEEHIVE - YOU'LL HAVE TO LOSE SOMETHING [Indie Exclusive Happy Birthday LP]
$28.98
Quick View
Blame The Young is the third album by the Taunton based Alternative Rock Band October Drift, out on Physical Education Recordings. Blame The Young (the title song) explores denial and blame. It works on a personal and level but also on a societal & political level too. The housing crisis, the food crisis, poverty, the unravelling of the NHS - blame the young, blame immigration.. The albums central theme is ownership of our own decisions, actions and choices with an element of youthful defiance.
October Drift -  Blame The Young [Indie exclusive tri-colour ]
$26.98
Quick View
Following up on the global success of their album “Let The Bad Times Roll,” legendary So-Cal punk group The Offspring release their 11th album SUPERCHARGED. Produced by Bob Rock, the record continues the band's legacy with some of their best songwriting to date and unmatched musical energy.
The Offspring - SUPERCHARGED [Indie Exclusive Limited Edition Blue Marble Blue LP]
$25.99
Quick View
Legendary hip-hop figures Common and Pete Rock showcase their evolved prowess in their debut collaboration, "The Auditorium, Vol. 1." Despite years apart, their synergy is palpable. Pete's groundbreaking production, blending intricate harmonies, and Common's multifaceted artistry shine through. Their meticulous process births 15 tracks that blend nostalgia with innovation. With cameos from Jennifer Hudson and De La Soul's Posdnuos, each element is carefully curated, resulting in a timeless masterpiece. This album not only celebrates their individual growth but also sets the stage for future volumes.
Common & Pete Rock - The Auditorium Vol. 1 [INDIE EXCLUSIVE Translucent Forest Green 2LP]
$29.99
Quick View
Heavy Lifting is the new studio album by Detroits punk rock pioneers, MC5. Led by MC5 founding member Wayne Kramer and produced by the iconic Bob Ezrin, Heavy Lifting signifies a momentous occasion the release of new MC5 music, a staggering 53 years since their last album in 1971. The music community recently mourned the loss of MC5 founding member Wayne Kramer and Dennis 'Machine Gun' Thompson, the last members of the original MC5 lineup, accompanied by messages of love from the worlds greatest rock stars. MC5's enduring influence and cultural significance are solidified by their induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2024. Heavy Lifting features an all-star lineup of guest musicians including Slash, Tom Morello, William DuVall (Alice in Chains), Vernon Reid (Living Colour), Tim McIlrath (Rise Against), and many more. Format Bonus CD & LP: Disc 2 / LP 2 contains previously unreleased live recordings from the MC50 tour celebrating the 50th anniversary of Kick Out The Jams.
Mc5 - Heavy Lifting [Indie Exclusive Arctic Pearl Color LP]
$29.98

        
back to top