Another year about to close its doors, as we get ready to welcome in 2020. Who knows what the glorious world holds for us in these uneasy times we all live in. What we can say to all of our readers of this particular column is that we wish you all a safe and merry Christmas and a happy new and prosperous 2020.

With that all said here’s a few releases that you may want to stick in your Christmas stocking , for a full list check out Decoded and the C7 vinyl site.

First up is this deluxe reissue of the PowerPop classic By Nick Haeffner originally released in 1987 on Bam- Caruso. Includes a bonus CD of demos and rarities.

Legendary organ player Don Shinn has 2 great reissues this month in the shape Departures and Temples With Prophets, both landmark uk jazz prog classics and on CD with bonus tracks.

Eisenwald bring a great slice of Avantgarde Dark Metal Folk with Secret Ambrosian Fire by Mosiac, established by mulri -instrumentalist Valkenstijn- live member of Empyrium, Sun of The Sleepless and The Vision Bleak. Cd and Lp.

Zone Six release KozmikKoon viaSulatron on the 6th Dec , another great slice of cosmic spacerock founded by Sula Bassana back in 1997. The album is inspired by Kozmik Ken – the father of Kozfest.

Finally one of the cornerstones of psychedelic music recorded in 1969 is available on vinyl for the first time in a decade. Setting Forth by Odyssey gets the deluxe treatment from Lion Productions so if you want one of the absolute best

American Psychedelic albums of the 1960’s and one of the rarest ..look no further!

For the rest of our releases check out Decoded/ Code 7 vinyl and we will see you again on the other side.

Enjoy the holidays.