New 8-Track Tape Releases

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, and there are still copies available.  

You can buy this tape in their store here.

Mike Flanigan self-released West Texas Blues recently, and there are still copies available.  

You can buy this tape [link is currently down]

Pine Hill Records released Mother Earth’s Plantasia in November, and a second album by Gein And The Graverobbers called “Songs In The Key Of Evil” in October.   There are still copies available.

You can order these tapes through their website here.

LLG Media released their tenth original tape this year, Ricky Rat “Ghosts Of Isolation” in November.      Meanwhile, they still have copies of The Mercy F*cks (released in September), Back To Lillington High – A Tribute To The Lillingtons (released in September), Vista Blue “Stay Gold” (end of October), Ricky Rochelle “So Far So Good”, and Spot Mcrackin “New Tricks”.    They are still taking preorders on a John Ramone tribute tape (due soon). 

You can see their full catalog and buy these tape at https://littlelostgirlmedia.com/collections/all

Sacred Bones Records re-issued two Townes Van Zandt albums on 8-track format in August: “For The Sake Of The Song” and “Our Mother The Mountain”.

You can still buy those tapes here.

Light In The Attic Records (LITA) is the label behind “Lou Reed – Words & Music, May 1965” and the Nancy & Lee tape shown above, both of which are being manufactured by KTS Productions.

You can now order the Lou Reed tape at https://loureedarchive.com/ , or at https://lightintheattic.net/ .

KTS Productions also did the production work on the re-release of Nancy Sinatra’s “Nancy & Lee”, and “Belushi Speed Ball – What Us Worry”.

“Nancy & Lee” is available at Nancy’s Boutique since it was released at the end of September. There are still a few copies of “Belushi Speedball” remaining at https://belushispeedball.bandcamp.com/merch. You can find other tapes at http://www.ktsprod.com/ as they become available.

Dead Media Tapes released Steve Rosenbaum’s “Have A Cool Summer!” on June 20th, and are taking pre-orders on Vogue Machine – Hard Limited which is a made-to-order tape.

Purchases can be made via https://deadmediatapes.bandcamp.com/

HOMEtapes released Lisa Bella Donna’s “E.S.P.” on May 6th but it is already sold out.

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/

Does your record label have a recent 8-track tape release that is missing from this page? Let us know!!