This page describes the recent and upcoming 8-track tape releases that we know about. We do not make any referral fees on these tapes. They are presented purely as a public service to the 8-track tape community.
If your company’s release is missing from this page, we want to know about it!
St. Vincent released Daddy’s Home on 8-Track tape format in November, but it is already sold out.
Look for future releases from this record label here.
Ship to Shore Media released Piper “Summer Breeze” recently, but it sold out quickly.
Look for more tapes from this record label here.
Mike Flanigan self-released West Texas Blues recently, and there are still copies available.
You can buy this tape at https://www.mikeflanigin.com/west
Pine Hill Records released “Elevations” by Don Harriss in a limited 100-tape release and there are still 5 copies left, with the price slashed in half to $10.00.
You can order these tapes through their website here.
LLG Media has just released “The Mr. T Experience, Road To Ruin” and “Beatnik Termites, Pleasant Dreams”, both of which are limited to 27 copies. They are still selling “McRackins, Too Tough To Die”, “Ricky Rat, Ghosts Of Isolation”, “Vista Blue, Stay Gold”, “The Mercy F*cks”, “Ricky Rochelle, So Far So Good”, “Back To Lillington High, A Tribute To The Lillingtons”, and “Spot Mcrackin, New Tricks”.
You can see their full catalog and buy these tape at https://littlelostgirlmedia.com/collections/all
Sacred Bones Records still has SIX! Townes Van Zandt titles on 8-track format. And they still have copies left of Blaze Foley “The Dawg Years”, Mort Garson “Mother Earth’s Plantasia”, and Jeremiah Sand “Lift It Down”.
You can still buy those tapes here.
Light In The Attic Records (LITA) just came out with Donnie & Joe Emerson’s “Dreamin”. And they still have copies available of Piper “Summer Breeze”, Karen Dalton “My Own Time”, and two Nancy Sinatra tapes: “Nancy & Lee” and “Boots”.
You can order these tapes and possibly find others at https://lightintheattic.net/shop-the-catalog .
Stone Deep (the band) released an album called “Nashville” on 8-track format recently but it sold out quickly.
You can look for future 8-track releases from this band at https://stonedeep.bandcamp.com/
KTS Productions produced tapes for Skeld “Alpine Circaea” and The Maple Run Band “Used To Be The Next Big Thing“ among some others for the record labels listed above.
You can find links to purchase these tapes and others at http://www.ktsprod.com/ .
Dead Media Tapes is still making Steve Rosenbaum’s “Have A Cool Summer!” and Vogue Machine “Hard Limited”, both of which are made-to-order tapes.
Purchases can be made via https://deadmediatapes.bandcamp.com/
HOMEtapes has just a few copies left of Joy Division “Gas Station Disc”.
Check out there 8-track tape releases at https://hometapes.bandcamp.com/
Lavendar Sweep Records, in May, released The Rusty Nutz title called “We tried to make it big but something somewhere went wrong and we can’t work out what that something is” How’s that for a long title? The edition was limited to 15 copies and is already sold out.
Check out https://lavendersweep.bandcamp.com/
5Seven Records recently released The Cramps’ “Bad Music For Bad People”, and three tapes by Daniel Johnston: “Hi How Are You”, “1990”, and “YIP Jump Music.” All of these tapes are sold out.
Look for new releases from this company at https://5sevenrecords.bigcartel.com/
Bloody Stool just released “Bloody Diaper, Theory Of Volume I and II” in two 8-track tapes, a production that was managed by KTS Productions.
You can buy these tapes fairly inexpensively here.
Does your record label have a recent 8-track tape release that is missing from this page? Let us know!!