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a LUNA music PSA—WE ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FOR IN-STORE SHOPPING!

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UPDATE: TUESDAY, 17 AUGUST 2021
hi all-
>WE ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FOR IN-STORE SHOPPING!
COME ON IN NOW!
mask (and good vibes) required for entry.

HOURS OF OPERATION:
>>MONDAY: CLOSED
>>TUESDAY - SATURDAY: 11:00 A.M. - 7:00 P.M.
>>SUNDAY: NOON - 6:00 P.M.
find your way to LUNA music

OR HIT:
>shop.lunamusic.net
24 HOURS A DAY, LOVE!
for pick-up OR delivery.

we have missed you and can't wait to see you!
xo-tLc

>SELLING US YOUR USED VINYL LPS:
Looking to sell your vinyl for cash? Just visit
lunabuysrecords.com—fill out a few questions and we will return your communication within 48 hours!
Thank you!
 

crucial pre-order...

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>LOW - HEY WHAT (LUNA music + Electric Fetus EXCLUSIVE STUNNING RED VINYL EDITION) VINYL LP
We are beyond proud to be working with our friends (and one of our favorite bands! did you see LOW when they played our 20th anniversary?) in presenting to you, this beautiful album, pressed on STUNNING Red Vinyl.

Focusing on their craft, staying out of the fray, and holding fast their faith to find new ways to express the discord and delight of being alive, to turn the duality of existence into hymns we can share, Low present 'HEY WHAT'.

These ten pieces—each built around their own instantaneous, undeniable hook—are turbocharged by the vivid textures that surround them. The ineffable, familiar harmonies of Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker break through the chaos like a life raft. Layers of distorted sound accrete with each new verse - building, breaking, colossal then restrained, a solemn vow only whispered.
There will be time to unravel and attribute meaning to the music and art of these times, but the creative moment looks FORWARD, with teeth.

xo-tLc

p.s. We'll also be sharing this pressing with MN's Electric Fetus—be swift, only 500 copies available worldwide!
out 10 SEPTEMBER 2021...
 

the LUNA pick(s)-of-the-moment...

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>81355 (BLESS) - This Time I'll Be of Use (Black Vinyl Edition) LP
>>>OH MAN! WE ARE SO STOKED FOR THIS ALBUM!
MEMBERS INCLUDE: Sedcairn Archives (moose!), Oreo Jones, and Sirus Blvck!

81355 (BLESS) is comprised of Sirius Blvck, Oreo Jones, and David Adamson. According to a press release, This Time I’ll Be of Use finds the rappers “reflecting on Black struggle in the pandemic-ridden and democracy faltering landscape” while grappling with “hard-wired truths and imagines alternate realities with better futures while meshing mystical, somber and danceable elements throughout.”

ALL TRACKS ARE FIRE!!!! SOUNDTRACK OF THE SUMMER!
xo-tLc
 
 

LUNA music essentials...

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>Tom Petty - Angel Dream (Songs From The Motion Picture She's The One) - VINYL LP
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>The Shins - Oh Inverted World (20th Anniversary Remaster) VINYL LP
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>The Drums - Portamento (Red Apple Opaque Edition) VINYL LP
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>Zapp & Roger - All The Greatest Hits (140g neon half/half colored Vinyl) VINYL LP
 
 

sweet vinyl gems...

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>Hailu Mergia & The Wallas - Tezeta - VINYL LP
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>Clipping - Wriggle (Expanded) (LOSER Edition turquoise/black-swirl vinyl) VINYL LP
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>Halsey - If I Can't Have Love, I Want Power (Orange Vinyl) VINYL LP
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>Prince - Welcome 2 America (Deluxe Edition 2 LP / 1 CD / 1 Blu-Ray)
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>Wavves - Hideaway (Indie Exclusive Orange Vinyl) VINYL LP
 
 

up-front pre-order magic...

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>JOSE GONZALEZ - LOCAL VALLEY (GREEN VINYL EDITION) VINYL LP
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>Angel Olsen - Aisles VINYL LP
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>Bob Marley & The Wailers - Catch A Fire (Original Jamaican Version) - VINYL LP
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>Nathaniel Rateliff - Red Rocks 2020 [Black Ice 2xLP] - VINYL LP
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>Boris - Flood (Opaque Jade Vinyl) VINYL LP
 
 

latest LUNA merch...

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>the NATHANIEL RUSSELL 2-color YETI T-Shirt
We love this Nat Russell 2-color yeti!
Just repressed in a FRESH set of colorways—it's time to Yeti-up!
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>the LUNA music Long Sleeve STOREFRONT T-Shirt
Our classic storefront imagery by our pal, Nat Russell!
Maximum Pirate's/Newcomb Hollow vibes...
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>the LUNA music S t r e t c h Hoodie
the new LUNA hoodie S t r e t c h Design by Justin Shimp!
​Available in either in Charcoal or Port—printed on super soft French Terry.
*Bearskin Rug sold separately...
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>the LUNA music S t r e t c h Onesie
the new LUNA onesie S t r e t c h Design—on Grass Green or Charcoal!
cover them spills, floss that child...
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>the LUNA music winter cozy bundle
the new LUNA hoodie S t r e t c h Design by Justin Shimp!
​Available in either in Charcoal or Port—printed on super soft French Terry.
*Bearskin Rug sold separately...
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>the NATHANIEL RUSSELL 2-color YETI T-Shirt
We love this Nat Russell 2-color yeti!
Just repressed in a FRESH set of colorways—it's time to Yeti-up!
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>LUNA music 25th Anniversary Short Sleeve Pocket T-Shirt
>>>SPRING 2020 EDITION!
To celebrate our 25th Anniversary, our pal, Nat Russell delivers a KILLER double-sided design!
THIS ONE IS A LIMITED-EDITION—GRAB ONE NOW!

#LUNAis25
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>the LUNA music Long Sleeve STOREFRONT T-Shirt
Our classic storefront imagery by our pal, Nat Russell!
Maximum Pirate's/Newcomb Hollow vibes...
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>LUNA music radio clash T-Shirt
Inspired by mr. lunatron's high school auto and his favorite song/sleeve by The Clash—EVERYBODY HOLD ON TIGHT...
Printed on 100% Cotton Canvas T!
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>LUNA music bandana
Discharge water-based white ink laid upon an array finery!
21.5" x 21.5" all-cotton colors.
Wrap something you love (or yourself) in our versatile freshness...
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>LUNA music 'put your hand in the Mann' limited-edition T-shirt
Long ago, a recurring theme was to weave a thread thru...

Oh, never mind—this iteration of a long-running joke between Nat Russell and myself finally took a beautiful, surreal, evolution when Justin Shimp (of
BrainTwins) began sprinkling the image in the LUNA music analog times #1. The rest is history?

And just like John Waters'-'Role Models' paper edition of his hilarious book—we thoughtfully printed this on the brightest, most absorbent, white T we could find...

THIS ONE IS A LIMITED-EDITION—GRAB ONE NOW!
#insidejokesgonepublic
#pushpush
#flutesforsignsPrinted
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>LUNA music 25th Anniversary Boaters Sweatshirt
Behold!
In honor of our 25th Anniversary—we decided to go back to some of our favorite designs, from the years gone by, and do a limited run of past beauties!

Printed on a super soft/super cozy French Terry Reversible Alternative Apparel—we always loved that Commercial Artisan/Antenna knew the Space Twins would need a vacation...

THIS ONE IS A LIMITED-EDITION—
GRAB ONE NOW!
#LUNAis25
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>the LUNA music S t r e t c h Hoodie
the new LUNA hoodie S t r e t c h Design by Justin Shimp!
​Available in either in Charcoal or Port—printed on super soft French Terry.
*Bearskin Rug sold separately...
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>LUNA music 25th Anniversary Tote
To celebrate our 25th Anniversary, our pal, Nat Russell delivers a KILLER design!
THIS ONE IS A LIMITED-EDITION—GRAB ONE NOW!
#LUNAis25
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>LUNA music 25th Anniversary Bottle Opener
To celebrate our 25th Anniversary, our pal, Nat Russell delivers a KILLER design!
THIS ONE IS A LIMITED-EDITION—GRAB ONE NOW!
#LUNAis25
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>LUNA INTERSTELLAR T-Shirt
Whoa! Out of this world!
Printed on 100% Cotton Canvas T!
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>LUNA music 25th Anniversary Short Sleeve Pocket T-Shirt
>>>SPRING 2020 EDITION!
To celebrate our 25th Anniversary, our pal, Nat Russell delivers a KILLER double-sided design!
THIS ONE IS A LIMITED-EDITION—GRAB ONE NOW!

#LUNAis25
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>SESSEKA LUNA music T-Shirt
Sesseka of the Brain Twins captures the vibe of LUNA perfectly here...
Printed on 100% Cotton Canvas T!
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>the LUNA music S t r e t c h Hoodie
the new LUNA hoodie S t r e t c h Design by Justin Shimp!
​Available in either in Charcoal or Port—printed on super soft French Terry.
*Bearskin Rug sold separately...
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>iwant LUNA probe T-Shirt
>>>REISSUE ALERT!

John Gilsenan, of London-based iwant design, has turned out a completely modern take on our classic logo that is deep in detail (we love the swimming pool and the cassette deck), that simply takes the cake...

Printed on a 100% Cotton Canvas tee!
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>NATHANIEL RUSSELL 2019 RSD T-Shirt
Another Crooked Arm special. He looks like he's having a good time, huh?
Our Record Store Day 2019 design was freshly printed on totes, your blank tees, practically anything you could bring on that magical day! If you missed out on the party, we've made a 
very limited run of shirts. That way you won't be the only one without this lovely design.
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>the LUNA music S t r e t c h Onesie
the new LUNA onesie S t r e t c h Design—on Grass Green or Charcoal!
cover them spills, floss that child...
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>NATHANIEL RUSSELL bummer yeti T-Shirt
bummer yeti—classic fit…
Printed on 100% Cotton Canvas T!
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>JON ROGERS octopus T-Shirt
Jon Rogers has done us the favor of creating a beautiful LUNA octopus! We really like this guy!
Printed on a 100% Cotton Canvas T!
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>LUNA music radio clash T-Shirt
Inspired by mr. lunatron's high school auto and his favorite song/sleeve by The Clash—EVERYBODY HOLD ON TIGHT...
Printed on 100% Cotton Canvas T!
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>JON ROGERS octopus Zip Up Hoodie
Jon Rogers has done us the favor of creating a beautiful LUNA octopus! We really like this guy!printed on soft Alternative Apparel Eco-Jersey (50% Polyester, 38% Cotton, 12% Rayon)—this LUNA hoodie is perfect for layering and lightweight enough for year-round wear!

classic fit…
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>the LUNA music winter cozy bundle
the new LUNA hoodie S t r e t c h Design by Justin Shimp!
​Available in either in Charcoal or Port—printed on super soft French Terry.
*Bearskin Rug sold separately...
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>NATHANIEL RUSSELL 2019 RSD T-Shirt
Another Crooked Arm special. He looks like he's having a good time, huh?
Our Record Store Day 2019 design was freshly printed on totes, your blank tees, practically anything you could bring on that magical day! If you missed out on the party, we've made a 
very limited run of shirts. That way you won't be the only one without this lovely design.
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>the LUNA music DISCO MIX t-shirt!
Inspired by OG Jamaican silk-screened DUB sleeves and making its debut on the 13th—this one is Strictly Roots...
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>JON ROGERS octopus Zip Up Hoodie
Jon Rogers has done us the favor of creating a beautiful LUNA octopus! We really like this guy!printed on soft Alternative Apparel Eco-Jersey (50% Polyester, 38% Cotton, 12% Rayon)—this LUNA hoodie is perfect for layering and lightweight enough for year-round wear!

classic fit…
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>LUNA music / NATHANIEL RUSSELL YETI SOCKS
Keep your feet sweet with these LUNA music / Nat Russell Yeti Socks!
These 98% cotton ring-spun knit socks are cozy from the jump...
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>COMMERCIAL ARTISAN 'SLEEVE' T-Shirt
Commercial Artisan (James and Jon Sholly--OG LUNA family) bring the heat with this thin-lined, minimal beauty of a design!
Alternative 100% cotton black shirt, printed with white ink—we've lost control again…

CLICK here for a GOOOD look at the detail!
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>the NAT RUSSELL storefront T-Shirt
We REALLY dug this very rad Nat Russell illustration, from our 20th Anniversary Lathe-Cut Box Set--so much so, we thought it'd make a great shirt!

This lovely blue is a super soft, 100% cotton, Alternative Apparel T and is also available in
ladies sizing and styling.

Best to
hit this link, to see ALL the detail...
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>LUNA music 25th Anniversary Short Sleeve Pocket T-Shirt
>>>SPRING 2020 EDITION!
To celebrate our 25th Anniversary, our pal, Nat Russell delivers a KILLER double-sided design!
THIS ONE IS A LIMITED-EDITION—GRAB ONE NOW!

#LUNAis25
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>LUNA music bandana
Discharge water-based white ink laid upon an array finery!
21.5" x 21.5" all-cotton colors.
Wrap something you love (or yourself) in our versatile freshness...
 

NEW ACTION! check out a smattering of our PRE-LOVED VINYL—now online!

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a message from Mr. Kinetik...

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>MR. KINETIK
MONTHLY D.J. SET / SOUL VIBRATION SESSION
"Movers & Groovers,
My family and friends at LUNA music in Indianapolis host my monthly DJ event the
Soul Vibration Session. I love this event and it is one of my favorite moments of my month. With the rise and spread of COVID-19, Luna has closed the storefront to the public but they are still shipping music and other goodies to customers! Hit them up and get your music and music accessories game tight.
This mix is my monthly 4-hour DJ session. I recorded this at my home base and ran through a range of tunes just like I would if I was at LUNA. You can listen to it right here and it will also be sent out on my podcast channel. Enjoy it freely and share it freely as well. I hope y’all are living well outchea in these wild times. I love you all.
The P.E.A.C.E."—Mr. Kinetik
 

the LUNA music 25th Anniversary Celebration!

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LUNA music turned 25 years old, on 20 DECEMBER 2019, and we decided to throw a party!
Big love to all the family, friends, and folks that came on on this lovely Friday, to help us celebrate!
Thank you Nat Russell and MC Taylor for making the night so special and unforgettable!

And…THANK YOU EVERYONE WHO HAS SUPPORTED OUR SHOP FOR THE LAST QUARTER CENTURY!!!
WE. LOVE. YOU!
XO-tLc

fotos: Doug Fellegy
 

thanks for the love Time Out…

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>Thanks so much to Time Out for including us in their 'The 24 best things to do in Indianapolis' round up!
Take a peek at the best things to do in Indianapolis, from top museums and attractions to live music and restaurants…
>check that list out
HERE!
 

AND thanks for the love The New York Times!

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>The NYT has some essential spots for you to check out, when you visit our fine, fine city! Thanks so much to the Times for including us in their '36 Hours in Indianapolis' write up!
Take a peek at the best things to do in Indianapolis—from top museums, bars, galleries, shops, and attractions…
LUNA music 5202 N. College Avenue Indianapolis IN 46220 USA (317) 283-LUNA