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The Cactus crew & our booth buddy @spooky.alien.kweenie are happy to be back at @houstoncomicpalooza ๐Ÿ˜Žthis weekend, Friday 05/24-Sunday 05/26/24! Come by our booth (2101) & say ๐Ÿ‘‹! โ € โ € ๐——๐—ผ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐˜„๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜ ๐˜‚๐˜€ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฏ๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฎ๐—ป๐˜†๐˜๐—ต๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐˜€๐—ฝ๐—ฒ๐—ฐ๐—ถ๐—ณ๐—ถ๐—ฐ ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ฏ๐˜‚๐˜† ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—บ ๐˜‚๐˜€? ๐—๐˜‚๐˜€๐˜ ๐—ฑ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐—ฝ ๐—ถ๐˜ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜€ ๐˜„๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ ๐—ป๐—ฎ๐—บ๐—ฒ & ๐˜„๐—ต๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐—ต ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚ ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ฏ๐˜† ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐—ผ๐˜๐—ต! โ € โ € โ €โ €โ € โ € โ € โ € โ € #comicpalooza #comicpalooza2024 #cp2024 #houstoncomicpalooza #houstonvinyl #houstonvinylstore #houstonrecordstore #indieisbetter #cactusmusic โฃโฃ#nowspinning #vinyl #lp #vinylrecord #vinyligclub #vinylcommunity #instavinyl #vinyladdict #vinylnerd #vinyljunkie #recordcollection #vinylcollector
Z and the bois with copies of @WallowsMusicโ€™s third studio album, โ€˜Model.โ€™ It is out today, Friday, May 24th, via @AtlanticRecords and available on CD, regular clear vinyl, & #IndieExclusive orange horizon colored vinyl! ๐—š๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐—ฎ ๐—น๐—ถ๐—บ๐—ถ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ ๐—ฃ๐—ฉ๐—– ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐˜€๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ด๐—ผ ๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐˜„๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ฒ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜†๐—น! ๐˜ž๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ด๐˜ถ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฑ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต! โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ฒโ€ผ๏ธโ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ € On the 12-track LP, the trio lets go of the โ€œanxious tendenciesโ€ of their past music, resulting in what they believe is their lightest project yet.โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € โ€œWe want this to be the most approachable album weโ€™ve made. I want people to put this on if theyโ€™re not really a fan of us and be gripped immediately,โ€ Minnette tells Rolling Stone. โ€œWe donโ€™t want to take too much of their attention, but we want to keep it. We keep them the whole time and make them want to come back.โ€โ €โ € โ €โ € โ € โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ € #thingstodoinhouston #houstonmusic #recordstores #houstonvinyl #cactusmusic #houstonvinylstore #houstonrecordstore #vinyladdict #recordcollection #vinylcollector #indieisbetter โฃโฃ#nowspinning #vinylrecord #vinyligclub #vinylcommunity #instavinyl #shopsmall #shoplocalhouston #ModelRSC
Last weekend (05/18/24), dedicated H-Town @TwentyOnePilots fans came to an early listening party for their new album, โ€˜Clancyโ€™ (๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐˜๐—ผ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜† ๐—™๐—ฟ๐—ถ๐—ฑ๐—ฎ๐˜† 05/24/24)! The party was wild and fun, and they can never doubt the love Houston fans have for them!โ € โ €โ € โ €โ € ๐—ง๐—ต๐—ฎ๐—ป๐—ธ๐˜€ ๐—ณ๐—ผ๐—ฟ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ & ๐—บ๐—ฎ๐—ธ๐—ถ๐—ป๐—ด ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ๐˜€๐—ฒ ๐—ฒ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜€ ๐˜€๐˜‚๐—ฐ๐—ฐ๐—ฒ๐˜€๐˜€๐—ณ๐˜‚๐—น & ๐—ณ๐˜‚๐—ป! ๐—›๐—ฒ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ฐ๐—ฟ๐—ผ๐˜„๐—ฑ ๐—ฝ๐—ถ๐—ฐ๐˜€; ๐˜๐—ฎ๐—ด ๐˜†๐—ผ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐˜€๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ณ ๐—ถ๐—ป ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐—บ๐—บ๐—ฒ๐—ป๐˜๐˜€โœŒ๏ธโ €โ €โ € โ €โ € Shoutout to @KRBE 104 for being here with some cool extra raffle goodies and our friends at @LiveNationHouston for concert tickets to #TwentyOnePilotsโ€™ upcoming show on 09/04/23 at the @ToyotaCenter. โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ ๐— ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—”๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ฒโ€ผ๏ธโ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ € Clancy marks the final chapter in an ambitious multi-album narrative introduced in the bandโ€™s 2015 multi-platinum breakthrough, Blurryface. Twenty-One Pilots extended the ambitious concept laid out in Blurryface with their 2018 Platinum-certified album TRENCH. โ €โ €โ € โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € #recordstores #houstonvinyl #cactusmusic #houstonvinylstore #houstonrecordstore #nowspinning #vinylrecord #vinyligclub #vinylcommunity #instavinyl #vinyladdict #recordcollection #vinylcollector #shoplocalhouston #twentyonepilots #ClancyRSC
Z and the crew with copies of @TwentyOnePilotโ€™s seventh studio album, โ€˜Clancy.โ€™ It is out today, Friday, May 24th, via @FueledBy Ramen and available on CD, regular, & #IndieExclusive Clear/Red Splatter Vinyl! ๐—š๐—ฒ๐˜ ๐—ฎ ๐—น๐—ถ๐—บ๐—ถ๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฑ ๐—ฒ๐—ฑ๐—ถ๐˜๐—ถ๐—ผ๐—ป ๐—ณ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—ฒ ๐—ฃ๐—ฉ๐—– ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐˜€๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฒ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ ๐˜๐—ผ ๐—ด๐—ผ ๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฐ๐—ผ๐˜ƒ๐—ฒ๐—ฟ ๐˜„๐—ถ๐˜๐—ต ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฝ๐˜‚๐—ฟ๐—ฐ๐—ต๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ฒ ๐—ผ๐—ณ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐˜ƒ๐—ถ๐—ป๐˜†๐—น! ๐˜ž๐˜ฉ๐˜ช๐˜ญ๐˜ฆ ๐˜ด๐˜ถ๐˜ฑ๐˜ฑ๐˜ญ๐˜ช๐˜ฆ๐˜ด ๐˜ญ๐˜ข๐˜ด๐˜ต! โ € โ €โ € โ €โ € ๐—ฅ๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐—ฑ ๐—บ๐—ผ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ ๐—ฎ๐—ฏ๐—ผ๐˜‚๐˜ ๐˜๐—ต๐—ฒ ๐—ฟ๐—ฒ๐—น๐—ฒ๐—ฎ๐˜€๐—ฒโ€ผ๏ธโ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ € โ€œMusically, it radiates personality. Thereโ€™s an intimate quality to Clancy that feels like youโ€™re not only right there with Tyler, witnessing him spill his guts, but also in the studio with the frontman and drummer Josh Dun as they giddily experiment and let it all out. Theyโ€™ve long been one of alternative musicโ€™s most unique bands, but on Clancy, thereโ€™s a confidence in showcasing absolutely everything theyโ€™re capable of.โ€โ € โ € โ€œIn the future, Tyler and Josh may move away from these concepts or create something else entirely. Who knows? Either way, Clancy is a triumphant full-stop. Nine years on from where the seeds of the idea were first planted with Blurryface โ€“ not to mention that albumโ€™s subsequent extraordinary success โ€“ twenty-one pilots are flying higher than ever.โ€ Kerrang.comโ € โ € โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € โ €โ €โ € #thingstodoinhouston #houstonmusic #recordstores #houstonvinyl #cactusmusic #houstonvinylstore #houstonrecordstore #vinyladdict #recordcollection #vinylcollector #indieisbetter โฃโฃ#nowspinning #vinylrecord #vinyligclub #vinylcommunity #instavinyl #shopsmall #shoplocalhouston #ClancyRSC