Welcome to Hundred Records

VINYL • CDs • T-SHIRTS • BOOKS

One of Hampshire’s finest independent record shops

47 The Hundred, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 8GE

Dedicated to and obsessed with great music!

 

Open 10am–5pm Monday to Friday

and 9am–5pm on Saturdays

 

Record Store Day, Saturday 22 April 2017

Record Store Day 2017

Yes, the amazing Record Store Day is only a few weeks away, and the list of incredible exclusive releases has just been announced!

It’s an monster list once again, with more than 550 items exclusively available, a wealth for music lovers of all descriptions.

Click here for a full list of RSD exclusive releases.

And click here for some tips on how to get the best out of Record Store Day.

Special pre-sale offers

Low prices which won’t be available after release, so get in early and get a great deal!

Pre-sale of the week is Crack Up by Fleet Foxes, out on 16 June.

British Sea Power  |  Bob Dylan  |  Fleetwood Mac  |  Jamiroquai  |  Mastodon  |  Aimee Mann  |  Goldfrapp  |  Keston Cobblers Club  |  Rodney Crowell  |  Julia Holter  |  BBC Folk Awards 2017  |  Father John Misty  |  Future Islands  |  Imelda May  |  Deep Purple  |  Mike + The Mechanics  |  Ray Davies  |  Mark Lanagan  |  Maxïmo Park  |  Texas  |  While She Sleeps  |  Mew  |  Chris Shiflett  |  Sheryl Crow  |  Ron Sexsmith  |  Guided By Voices  |  John Mellencamp  |  Blondie  |  Hawkwind  |  Linkin Park  |  George Michael  |  John Moreland  |  Erasure  |  Emily Barker  |  Jane Weaver  |  Afghan Whigs  |  At The Drive In  |  Nick Cave And The Bad Seeds  |  Justin Townes Earle  |  Midnight Oil  |  All Time Low  |  Marika Hackman  |  Goldie  |  alt-J  |  Thea Gilmore  |  Hank Marvin  |  U2  |  Fleet Foxes  |  Lorde

 


 

Latest new releases

We start off our 8 lovely recommended releases for 31 March with Bob Dylan’s Triplicate, in which the master continues to mine the great American songbook to fine effect. Silver Eye, the follow-up to 2013’s Tales Of Us, is a blend of satisfyingly deep and dark electronica shot through with gorgeous melodies that could only be Goldfrapp. Keston Cobblers Club create a rich dynamic on Almost Home, with vocals threaded together beautifully and a real musical warmth produced by its folk sensibilities, lovely! In The Same Room is the first of a series of live studio recordings from Domino Records artists, this set from Julia Holter comprises newly arranged songs from 3 of her albums, and is both an essential purchase for anyone who witnessed her beguiling band on tour and the perfect intro to a fascinating artist. Rodney Crowell demonstrates again just what a perfect songwriter he is with the release of Close Ties, and as ever he effortlessly balances personal recollection, sophistication and musical reach. And Future Funk pioneers Jamiroquai return with their eighth studio album, Automaton – their first new music in 7 years.

Release of the week belongs to Let The Dancers Inherit The Party by the endlessly creative, surprising and downright fabulous British Sea Power, which in a right-thinking world would be in every home.

Click on a release for more details and to pre-order a copy. Look out for our special low pre-sale prices in red – order early so you don’t miss them!

The new release juggernaut rolls on with some mighty fine albums for 24 March! Southampton’s very own Creeper release their debut album this week, called Eternity In Your Arms, a varied and ambitious effort which is perfectly executed and succeeds admirably. I’ve seen Devon Sproule’s music described as North American music with weirdo roots, which perfectly encapsulates what she does; new album The Gold String is no different and all the better for it. You Had Me At Goodbye is a worthy successor to Samantha Crain’s very fine 2015 Under Branch & Thorn & Tree – just great! The Hold Steady’s Craig Finn continues on We All Want The Same Things to explore the themes of love and partnership in the modern world through some finely etched character studies – recommended. Brand New Day finds eclectic unit The Mavericks as inspired as ever, creating a one-of-a-kind sound that blends elements of rock, latin, folk, blues and country into a unified whole. Steve Hackett’s latest is intended as a wake-up call, a Night Siren if you will, during times of strife and division, and Steve’s signature virtuoso playing is accompanied by musicians from several countries. The Soul of Jamaica is just that; it celebrates the original acoustic style of reggae music and Inna De Yard includes a stellar cast of collaborators who helped record the album in just 4 days!

Release of the week is The Jesus And Mary Chain’s first studio album since 1998’s Munki, the aptly named Damage And Joy, which features the two Reid brothers doing what they do best!

Click here for more details and to order your copy.

Click here to reserve other recent releases. Also check out some of the great reissues of classic albums.

 


 

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Forthcoming events

We hold regular in-store events, with live performances and more. Have a look at our diary of events for more details, and join our mailing list to make sure you don’t miss out!

Come and see shop favourites A Formal Horse launch their new EP live in-store on Saturday 1 April.

Don’t miss our new monthly music quiz, hosted by the Tipsy Pig in Romsey. Click here to find out more.

Moulettes album launch, 27 May 2016

Moulettes performing to a packed-out Hundred Records

Recent shows have included Tom Martin previewing his new EP, Next Plane Over, a fanastic four-act line-up for The Beggars Fair, and a belting album launch from Moulettes.

 


 

If you want something that we haven’t got in stock at the moment, we can order it for you!

Call Mark on 01794 518655 or email us if you want to order something or if you’ve got any other questions.

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Come and browse in our shop! We’ve got a great stock of music on vinyl and CD, covering rock, jazz, soul, country, dance and electronic, classical and much more! We also stock music-related T-shirts and books.

Our shop is conveniently situated for Southampton, Winchester, Salisbury, Alton, Basingstoke, Fareham, Portsmouth and many other towns and cities. Click here for details of how to find us.

 

 

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