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the molls double lp

OUT MAY 1ST 2019

the molls

SCREAM BABY SCREAM - ORIGINAL RECORDINGS 1976-79

RUR #84 (DLP)

Rave Up records is proud to announce an AMAZING DOUBLE LP (yes, you understand well!!) of one of the greatest US punk bands of early days… THE MOLLS, from Boston!

NEW RELEASE!

AMERICAN LOST PUNK ROCK NUGGETS

12TH MARCH 2019!

the hates

PANACEA + FOUR EXTRA UNRELEASED TRACKS

RUR #83 (LP)

Finally available again Texas punk classic ‘Panacea’ 12” plus four unreleased tracks! This is the secret story of this crazy record… “Originally, the 12” was recorded at Wells Sound in one day, & mixed on the next.

NEW RELEASE!

RAVE UP RECORDS X

12TH MARCH 2019!

the dodgers

CRIMINAL GAME

RURX #09 (EP)

Dodgers were a teenage snotty punk band based in Roma. These guys were active in late 90’s, playing in various club with other bands of local punk scene of the period, such Taxi (later Giuda), Transex, Dissuaders, Idol Lips and others.

NEW RELEASE!

AMERICAN LOST PUNK ROCK GEMS

12TH MARCH 2019!

the violators

N.Y. RIPPERS - 1979 FOUR STUDIO TRACKS

RUG #07 (EP)

“The Violators are the epitome of what punk rock is,raw and intense. To me,it summed up what I was feeling as a teen with their angst driven sound” Steve Zing / Danzig

the knots

ACTION - 1980 THREE STUDIO TRACKS

RUG #08 (EP)

Back in the 1970s, Max’s Kansas City introduced many fine bands. Some of the best never got famous. Fuse, aka Knots, was one of the finest.

IN STOCK

AMERICAN LOST PUNK ROCK NUGGETS

OBSCURE NUGGETS FROM THE GOLDEN AGE OF PUNK ROCK!

mary monday / streetpunks / da statikz

IN THE CITY

RUR #82 (LP)

This anthology contains the original version of “Popgun” from Mary and the Street Punks first recordings. It was called “Out Of The Alley” on red vinyl. That was in June of 1977. The earliest female punk rocker to record in San Francisco!

degenerates

S/T

RUR #81 (LP)

THE DEGENERATES were the youngest Houston punk band formed in late 1979 played gigs at ‘The Island’ and ‘Joe Star’s Omni’ with great bands as, Really Red, The Angelic Upstart, The Dicks, Big Boys, Chelsea, Chron Gen, Toxic Reasons, The Stains, Dirty Rotten Imbecilles and many more.

carsickness

1979-1982

RUR #78 (LP)

Art punk, No wave,social criticism with punk attitude. One of the best and obscure US bands of late Seventies!

luke mucus and the phlegm

S/T

RUR #72 (LP)

Inspired by the ‘77 Punk pages of Creem and Rolling Stone magazines, four suburban Detroit high school journalism classmates fashioned themselves into a band.

ground zero

GROUND ZERO

RUR #71 (LP)

Ground Zero was more than a band; it was a group of outcast musicians and visual artists hailing from Ohio, Maine, West Virginia, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, and places in between.

luke warm

S/T

RUR #70 (LP)

In 1980, Detroit’s LUKE MUCUS & THE PHLEGM morphed into the more user-friendly LUKE WARM, catching the New Wave/Power Pop bug.

ed davis band

KEITH RICHARD'S DEAD

RUR #61 (LP)

Guitarists Mike Enright and Byron Stevens met drummer Curt Gary at the University of Cincinnati in the early 70s.

gregor mckenzie

TORTURE THAT GIRL

RUR #51 (LP)

Finally available the definitve anthology of Minnesota's Misanthropes! The band released four great and rare singles on the cult label Break'er Records between 1978-81.

contenders/backstabbers

LIVE IN THE BIG SLEAZY

RUR #11 (LP)

Amazing glam punk rock from New Orleans. These bands played a great mix of New York Dolls/Heartbreakers style rock'n'roll.

grim klone band

BLANK SPACE

RUR #10 (LP)

New Jersey pycho punkers on acid! Obnoxious and insane studio and live material recorded in 1978/79.

IN STOCK

EUROPEAN PUNK SERIE

EUROPEAN PUNK SLABS FROM THE VAULTS!

mordbuben ag

UNRELEASED AND RARITIES

EPS #16 (LP)

One of the first austrian punk bands ever. a rocknroll band with a perfect dose of punk – attitude. Formed in 1978 they were, along with Chuzpe, the most essential band of the viennese punk scene.

no way

LIVE AT THE BEEB

EPS #14 (LP)

Unreleased recordings by original UK punk bands are becoming increasingly hard to find, so it was with great excitement when I came across a metal tape reel with “No Way – July ‘79” scratched into it.

charlie 'ungry

THE CHESTER ROAD ALBUM

EPS #12 (LP)

Charlie ‘Ungry were performing in the UK during the late 70s and early 80s. The band’s music was based around the songwriting and musical arrangements of Tony Sando and Jeff Gibbs.

IN STOCK

SYNTHETIC SHADOWS RECORDS

EARLY POST PUNK MINIMAL SYNTH WORLDWIDE!

blaue reiter

MY INNER THOUGHT

SS #22 (LP)

Blaue Reiter was a seminal post punk band from Alessandria, not so far from Turin. They appeared in autumn 1982 on compilation “Gathered”, emerging from the anthology edited the “Rockerilla” staff, who at the time was the leading magazine for anyone interested in the new rock trends.

joe d'elirio and the exxess

S/T

SS #21 (LP)

Started as a singer in a punk band in 1977, The Hot Pins, Aurelio Laloni, aka Joe D’Elirio, is a sort of small legend of italian underground music. His main musical influences ranging from Velvet Underground to Kraftwerk, from the Stooges to Giorgio Moroder.

network

CRUCIAL NETWORK

SS #20.5 (FOUR TRACK 12")

Roland TR-808 drum machine samples arranged in syncopated rhythm patterns often resembling the Funk breaks with simple, funky basslines…

luc orient

S/T

SS #19 (LP)

Synthetic Shadows is proud to announce the exit of this missing masterpiece of italian new wave.

deca

MODULECTRON

SS #11 (LP)

Deca’s is a project of Federico De Caroli’s, started in the early Eighties. “Modulectron” is an anthology of unreleased material recorded between 1984-1986, a small jewel of Italian electronic music of the ‘golden age’.

system 56

S/T

SS #10 (LP)

System 56 was a band from Cleveland, Ohio, formed by Steve Simenic in the winter of 1981-82 through a series of Musicians Wanted ads in Cleveland’s local entertainment weekly - SCENE MAGAZINE.

jacket weather

WHEN SHADOWS MOVE

SS #09 (LP)

Timoty Gassen formed the pioneering minimalist-electro-wave act “Jacket Weather” in 1982, mixing dual Casiotone keyboards, real bass and drums — with the desolate imagery of the Arizona desert.

IN STOCK

RAVE UP RECORDS ITALIAN (old punk stuff!)

OBSCURE BANDS FROM THE ITALIAN PUNK SCENE!

uniplux

1981

RURI #04 (LP)

Incredible but true, but your fave label discovered an entire unreleased punk rock album from the land of spaghetti and mandolino!

IN STOCK

RAVE UP RECORDS X

NEW BANDS WITH RIGHT ATTITUDE!

muddy worries

THE RENT / SUMMERTIME

RURX #08 (7")

Psychotic and hopeless rock’n’roll punk from the outskirts of Bologna (Italy) as were in the 80s american suburbs.

tragicz

I WANT MORE / GET OUT OF HERE

RURX #07 (7")

Finally out on Rave Up records, one of the greatest new italian punk rock bands. Four ugly guys from the North-East of Italy…

the hand

S/T

RURX #05 (7")

Drone’n’roll trio from Rome witnessing the rise and fall of man-machine interaction.

alieni

TOY BOY

RURX #01 (7")

Rave up records is proud to presents the new rock’n’roll sensation from Roma! Buy or die!

IN STOCK

AMERICAN LOST PUNK ROCK GEMS

SMALL GEMS FROM GREAT USA PUNK BANDS!

abuse

ABUSE!

RUG #06 (7")

Punk rock didn’t come to Topeka, Kansas until 1979, but when it did it hit like an atom bomb. Abuse took their cue from The Stooges and the New York Dolls and then blended that into a sound all their own.

IN STOCK

AMERICAN 70'S HIGH ENERGY ROCK'N'ROLL

SEVENTIES PROTO PUNK/GLAM BANDS FROM DARKER SIDE!

the punks

LOST AND FOUND 1973-1977

AHER #07 (DLP)

Finally out, after tons of requests, the definitive anthology in a gatefold de-luxe cover, of the bastards sons of the Stooges! The Punks were an American proto punk band from Wateford, Michigan from near Detroit, who were active from 1973-1977.

The Brats

BRATOLOGY: THE BRATS COLLECTION

AHER #06 (LP)

Before there was KISS, before there were The Ramones and Blondie, there was The Brats. The Brats and The New York Dolls were at the forefront of the NYC music scene of the Seventies.

IN STOCK

RAVE-UP BOOKS

BRAND NEW BOOKS CASTING LIGHT ON OBSCURE AND RARE MUSIC!

luther blissett

IL LUTHER BLISSETT PROJECT A ROMA. 1995-1999

BOOKS #04 (BOOK)

La Rave Up Books & Records è lieta di annunciare la pubblicazione del volume di Luther Blissett "Il Luther Blissett Project a Roma. 1995-1999".

bizzarro italiano 1988-1999

ITALIAN WEIRD CINEMA FROM THE ANALOGIC ERA

BOOKS #03 (FANZINE + DVD)

Per gli amanti del cinema underground italiano degli anni ‘80 / ‘90 è in uscita la prima storica antologia su DVD che raccoglie i cortometraggi più rappresentativi di quel periodo curata dal regista Paolo Fazzini.

NOI CONQUISTEREMO LA LUNA

SCRITTI SULLA NEW WAVE ITALIANA 1980/1985

BOOKS #02 (BOOK)

“Noi conquisteremo la Luna” ripropone tutti gli articoli, le recensioni e le interviste sul post-punk italiano firmati da Federico Guglielmi fra il 1980 e il 1985, con solo un minimo di editing per salvaguardare lo spirito entusiastico e naif dell’epoca.