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11/10/14 – SPACELAB9 Announces First Art Print in New Series

Breaking Bad Vol.2 Double LP
Nearing our first year anniversary and always looking to expand our horizons, SPACELAB9, in collaboration with Eisner Award-winning artist Francesco Francavilla (Black Beetle, Afterlife with Archie, Batman, etc.), present our first foray into the world of limited edition hand-screened art with an 18” x 24” print inspired by the 2009 Peter Jackson Sci-Fi blockbuster DISTRICT 9.

The art, limited to only 100 hand-screened prints are on high quality 100 lb. pure white French construction stock and printed with archival quality inks by renowned printmakers Vahalla Studios. The prints will be offered exclusively from SPACELAB9.COM on Tuesday, November 11th, in conjunction with the pre-sale of the DISTRICT 9: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [Deluxe Expanded Version] Double LP, also released by SPACELAB9. In addition, the prints are hand-signed by artist Francesco Francavilla and includes a numbered Certificate of Authenticity.




11/4/14 – BREAKING BAD: Original Score From The Television Series VOL.2 DOUBLE LP – PRE-SALE BEGINS NOVEMBER 11th

Breaking Bad Vol.2 Double LP
The “BREAKING BAD (Original Score From The Television Series) Volume 2” double LP, featuring selections from across the series with a focus on the fifth and final season, will be available at fine retailers throughout North America on November 25, 2014, and in the U.K. and Europe on December 5, 2014. Previously released as a limited edition double picture disc LP, SpaceLab9 will be giving this second half of the complete Breaking Bad score by composer Dave Porter the deluxe double LP vinyl treatment.

The “BREAKING BAD (Original Score From The Television Series) Volume 2” Deluxe Double LP package includes a full color gatefold jacket, two full color heavy stock inner bags and an 18” x 24” full color poster featuring exclusive variant art by artist Tom Whalen. The deluxe Double LP packaging features copious images from the epic series, right up to the unforgettable final scene of the final episode. Record collectors and vinyl hounds will rejoice as “BREAKING BAD (Original Score From The Television Series) Volume 2” will be made available in two limited edition variants, “HAZMAT Yellow” vinyl and “CASH MONEY Green” vinyl. Both limited edition colored vinyl variants will be available while supplies last exclusively at SPACELAB9.COM. Pre-sale begins on November 11, 2014. Join the SL9 mailing list at SPACELAB9.COM to receive up-to-the-minute information on pre-sale start times and other news.




10/27/14 – *RESCHEDULED PRE-SALE* – DISTRICT 9: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [Deluxe Expanded Version] Double LP – now scheduled for Tuesday, November 11th

New Mailers
Originally scheduled for Tuesday, October 8th, the DISTRICT 9: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [Deluxe Expanded Version] Double LP pre-sale has been rescheduled for Tuesday, November 11th in order to offer the album in conjunction with another stellar title, TBA shortly…

In the meantime, we’ll take this opportunity to announce the arrival of our new, upgraded Amazon-style LP mailers. Condition-conscious collectors rejoice, say goodbye to the corner dings that can tend to occur during transit. Old schoolers don’t fret – if you prefer the traditional square mailers, the option is still available upon request.



10/21/14 – DISTRICT 9: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [Deluxe Expanded Version] Double LP coming November 25th – Pre-Sale begins Tuesday, October 28th

District 9: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [Deluxe Expanded Version] Double LP
Upon its release in 2009, DISTRICT 9 transcended the confines of the science fiction/thriller film genre to become a certified mainstream phenomenon. From its sublime, droning rhythms to its frenetic tribal beats, the score by composer Clinton Shorter (2 Guns, Pompeii) provided the perfect backdrop to compliment to the on-screen drama, now cemented in time as a fan favorite and cult classic.

Released for the first time on vinyl, the deluxe expanded edition includes the eleven tracks from the original 30-minute album, plus, for the first time in any format, an additional eight bonus tracks comprising 25 minutes of previously unreleased original score. Deluxe Double LP package includes a full color gatefold jacket plus a double-sided 12” x 24” insert featuring numerous images from the film as well as exclusive liner notes from director Neill Blomkamp and composer Clinton Shorter. As a bonus, the first pressing also includes a reproduction of the original theatrical lobby card!

Additionally, for the early birds and the die-hard collectors, an edition of only 100 colored vinyl copies packaged in hand-screened jackets featuring unique artwork and an exclusive 18” x 24” insert will be made available during the pre-sale at SPACELAB9.COM on October 28th. Join the SL9 mailing list now for up-to-the-minute details and to be the first to find out when the sale begins!



9/16/14 – MY LITTLE PONY: Music is Friendship Picture Disc LP Available Exclusively At Hot Topic

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic LP
SPACELAB9, in partnership with HASBRO STUDIOS are proud to announce the release of the MY LITTLE PONY: FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC Picture Disc LP, available exclusively at Hot Topic stores beginning September 16th and via HotTopic.com beginning September 30th, while supplies last. The MY LITTLE PONY: FRIENDSHIP IS MAGIC Picture Disc LP will be made available in two different variants including a “Princess Celestia” edition as well as a “Princess Luna” edition. Although the core twelve tracks of the album remain the same on both, each version includes two exclusive bonus tracks and completely unique artwork.




8/28/14 – THE RAID 2 Double LP Available For Pre-Order Now

The Raid 2 Crimson Rain Variant Edition LP
SPACELAB9 is proud to present the THE RAID 2: ORIGINAL MOTION PICTURE SOUNDTRACK 180g DOUBLE LP. Packaged in a deluxe gatefold jacket featuring many images from the film. Plus, as a bonus, the first pressing includes an 18″ x 24″ double-sided poster featuring the original theatrical poster art on one side and key character bios on the other. Set to hit store shelves on September 2nd, THE RAID 2 DOUBLE LP is available for pre-order now. A limited edition of “CELL BLOCK” variant colored vinyl will be available in stores and from SPACELAB9.COM. For die-hard fans, a limited run of only 165 “CRIMSON RAIN” vinyl copies will be available exclusively from SPACELAB9.COM while supplies last.




8/25/14 – Walking Dead Vol.1 “Violent Violet” Comic Store Exclusive Variant LP Available August 27th

Walking Dead Vol.1 Violent Violet Variant LP
SPACELAB9 have teamed up with DIAMOND COMIC DISTRIBUTORS for a comic book shop exclusive deluxe edition vinyl LP for the official soundtrack to multi-award winning fan-favorite drama series AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD. The “Violent Violet” variant edition LP is packaged in a full color gatefold jacket and heavy card stock inner bag featuring images from the hit TV series. AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD: Original Soundtrack Volume One “Violent Violet” edition is limited to 400 copies so contact your local comic shop and if they don’t already have it in stock, ask them to special order it for you from Diamond Comic Distributors using item code “APR148018″!



8/5/14 – Breaking Bad Vol.1 “Meth Blue” Variant Double LP Available Now

Breaking Bad Vol.1 Meth Blue Variant Double LP
The most highly anticipated and most frequently requested colored vinyl variant for the BREAKING BAD: OFFICIAL SCORE VOL.1 DOUBLE LP finally arrives! Having made its vinyl debut this past April, the album has been made available on various limited colors of vinyl including “Jesse Pinkman” pink vinyl and “Walter white” white vinyl both of which sold out quickly upon release, as well as a clear vinyl variant made exclusively for the official BREAKING BAD web store!

Limited “Meth Blue” edition is available now exclusively at HOT TOPIC while supplies last: ORDER HERE



UPDATE 7/1/14

Breaking Bad Vol.2 Double LP Picture Disc
Available exclusively at HOT TOPIC while supplies last: BREAKING BAD: OFFICIAL SCORE VOL.2 DOUBLE LP PICTURE DISC. Double LP features 20 tracks-worth of previously unreleased original music by Dave Porter from the Emmy® Award-winning and critically-acclaimed television series. Clocking in at over 50 minutes, this essential collection features highlights spanning the entire series, including the nine-minute epic Dead Freight (S05 E05), the short but eerie We’re a Family (S05 E14), and the urgent, droning resonance of Gas Can Rage (SE05 E11 & E12). Not to be missed!

SL9 extend our great thanks to everyone who made the pre-sales for both the AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD Vol.1 LP and the BREAKING BAD Vol.1 DOULBE LP such a success. Despite issues with our server during the TWD pre-sale and throughout the first 40 minutes of the BB pre-sale, our host was finally able to diagnose the problem in real-time and upgrade us to the right server that can handle any traffic load that we can throw at it from now on.

Although the majority of record orders arrived at their destination unscathed, in order to address the small percentage that were damaged during shipping, we now offer a double-boxing option for maximum protection. See the SPACELAB9 store for full details.

MORE UPDATES AND NEW RELEASE NEWS COMING DIRECTLY FROM THE LAB VERY SOON!



4/18/14 – Breaking Bad: Original Score Double LP Available for Pre-Order April 22nd

Breaking Bad Vol.1 Double LP
SPACELAB9 is proud to present BREAKING BAD: ORIGINAL SCORE FROM THE TELEVISION SERIES DOUBLE LP. Double LP is packaged in a deluxe gatefold jacket with two printed inner pocket sleeves packed with images from the hit TV show. First pressing also includes a full color 18” x 24″ poster illustrated by Dave Perillo.

A limited edition of “Walter WHITE” colored vinyl will be available in stores as well as from SPACELAB9.COM while supplies last. For die-hard fans, a limited run of ONLY 200 “JESSE PINKMAN” PINK VINYL copies will be available exclusively from SPACELAB9.COM. In case that wasn’t enough, we will also be offering for the first time the WALKING DEAD: ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK “BLACK SMOKE” VINYL variant while supplies last, plus new variants of the sold out zombie turntable slipmats as well as some new SPACELAB9 merch for the discriminating otaku. SPACE OUT!PRE-SALE BEGINS APRIL 22nd, 1 P.M. EASTERN STANDARD TIME AT SPACELAB9.COM



4/2/14 – SPACELAB9 and Madison Gate Records announce the release of “BREAKING BAD (Original Score From The Television Series)” Double LP

Breaking Bad Vol.1 Double LP
SPACELAB9, in partnership with Madison Gate Records, is thrilled to announce the details of the release of “BREAKING BAD (Original Score From The Television Series),” a double LP that will hit the streets on April 29, 2014. Previously released as a limited double picture disc by SPACELAB9 this past November, the score album to the groundbreaking series BREAKING BAD will now be released as a deluxe double LP with a full-color gatefold jacket filled with images from the show as well as extensive liner notes from composer Dave Porter and show creator and executive producer Vince Gilligan. Rounding out the deluxe packaging are full-color inner sleeves, limited colored vinyl and a full-color 18 x 24 poster.

“I’m very pleased to have Volume One of my original score to Breaking Bad made available in a tangible way with this release on vinyl. Thanks to Madison Gate Records and SpaceLab9. I’m excited to share this release with fans of the show and record enthusiasts looking for a better listening experience than an mp3 could ever offer… a sound much closer to the version that came out of my studio” says composer Dave Porter.
4/1/14 – The Walking Dead: Original Soundtrack LP Available for Pre-order April 1st



The Walking Dead LP
Released on vinyl for the first time, SPACELAB9 is proud to present AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD: ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK VOL.1 LP. LP is packaged in a deluxe gatefold jacket with printed inner pocket sleeve featuring images from the hit TV show. First pressing also includes a full color 18” x 24″ poster.

For die-hard fans, a limited run of only 200 “Zombie Flesh Green” vinyl copies will be available exclusively from SPACELAB9.COM and for early birds, a very limited edition of zombie turntable slipmats featuring original gore-tesque artwork by artist Travis Pitts will also be available during the pre-sale. PRE-SALE BEGINS APRIL 1ST AT 1 P.M. EASTERN STANDARD TIME!