ROIR

ROIR

Profile:
Neil Cooper (3) founded NYC's ROIR (short for "Reachout International Records") as a cassette-only label in 1981. The label has released a amazing amount of truly pivotal underground albums spanning a number of genres including punk, indie, dub, reggae, industrial and more. Many of their cassette releases were later issued on vinyl and CD.

Some licensing credits also may read ROIR Records.
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Contact Info:
ROIR
PO Box 540-160
Van Brunt Station
Brooklyn, NY 11215
tel: 718-852-7647
Sites:
[l18316]

Label


Cat#  Artist Title (Format) Label Cat#  Country Year
8207 Dub Revolution  album cover Various Dub Revolution(CD, Comp) ROIR 8207 US 1994 Sell This Version
8212 Asesinos  album cover Crash Worship Asesinos(CD, Comp, RE, RM) ROIR 8212 US 1995 Sell This Version
105375 Cash (Cash Money)  album cover Prince Charles And The City Beat Band Cash (Cash Money)(7") Virgin, Virgin 105375 France 1982 Sell This Version
767368 Enos (5) Simplemente Diferente(CD, Single) ROIR, Faith Music International 767368 US 1997 Sell This Version
88561-5019-2 R.I.P.  album cover Richard Hell R.I.P.(CD, Comp, RE) ROIR 88561-5019-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5020-2 Blow'n Chunks  album cover Flipper Blow'n Chunks(CD, Album, RE) ROIR 88561-5020-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5021-2 We Aren't The World  album cover The Dickies We Aren't The World(CD, Album, RE) ROIR 88561-5021-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5026-2 ...New York  album cover Mekons* ...New York(CD, Album, RE) ROIR 88561-5026-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5027-2 Lipstick Killers - Mercer Street Sessions  album cover New York Dolls Lipstick Killers - Mercer Street Sessions (Album) 88561-5027-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5028-2 Stations Of The Cross  album cover Johnny Thunders Stations Of The Cross (Album) 88561-5028-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5029-2 The New Too Much Junkie Business  album cover Johnny Thunders The New Too Much Junkie Business (Album) 88561-5029-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5031-2 The Positive Dub  album cover Black Uhuru The Positive Dub(CD, Album, RE) ROIR 88561-5031-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5032-2 Stretching Out  album cover The Skatalites Stretching Out(CD, Album, RE) ROIR 88561-5032-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
88561-5033-2 The Negril Chill  album cover Yellowman & Charlie Chaplin (2) Yellowman & Charlie Chaplin (2) - The Negril Chill(CD, Album, RE) ROIR 88561-5033-2 US 1990 Sell This Version
A100 Live In New York  album cover James Chance And The Contortions* Live In New York (Album) A100 US 1981 Sell This Version
A101 Live  album cover 8 Eyed Spy Live(Cass, Album) ROIR A101 US 1981 Sell This Version
A 102 Fuck 'Em If They Can't Take A Joke  album cover The Dictators Fuck 'Em If They Can't Take A Joke (Album) A 102 US 1981 Sell This Version
A 103 1/2 Alive  album cover Suicide 1/2 Alive (Album, Comp) A 103 US 1981 Sell This Version
A104 Lipstick Killers  album cover New York Dolls Lipstick Killers (Album) A104 US 1981 Sell This Version
A-105 Live At The Peppermint Lounge  album cover Shöx Lumania* Live At The Peppermint Lounge(Cass) ROIR A-105 US 1981 Sell This Version
A106 Bad Brains  album cover Bad Brains Bad Brains (Album) A106 US 1982 Sell This Version
A 107 Blast Off!  album cover The Fleshtones Blast Off! (Album) A 107 US 1982 Sell This Version
A108 Germicide - Live At The Whisky  album cover The Germs* Germicide - Live At The Whisky (Album) A108 US 1981 Sell This Version
A109 Loud Fast Rules!  album cover Stimulators* Loud Fast Rules!(Cass, Album) ROIR A109 US 1982 Sell This Version
A-110 Coffee Break!  album cover Human Switchboard* Coffee Break!(Cass, Album) ROIR A-110 US 1982 Sell This Version
A-111 Load And Go!  album cover The Scientific Americans Load And Go!(Cass) ROIR A-111 US 1982 Sell This Version
A112 Future Funk / Uncut!  album cover Alfonia Tims And His Flying Tigers Future Funk / Uncut! (Album) A112 US 1982 Sell This Version
A 113 New York Thrash  album cover Various New York Thrash (Comp) A 113 US 1982 Sell This Version
A-114 The Blow Up  album cover Television The Blow Up (Album) A-114 US 1982 Sell This Version
A-115 Stone Killers!  album cover Prince Charles And The City Beat Band Stone Killers!(Cass, Album) ROIR A-115 US 1982 Sell This Version
A116 Singles: The Great New York Singles Scene  album cover Various Singles: The Great New York Singles Scene (Comp) A116 US 1982 Sell This Version
A117 Do Or Die!  album cover Nico (3) Do Or Die! (Album) A117 US 1982 Sell This Version
A118 The New Too Much Junkie Business  album cover Johnny Thunders The New Too Much Junkie Business (Album) A118 US 1983 Sell This Version
A119 Wild Things  album cover Bush Tetras Wild Things (Album) A119 US 1983 Sell This Version
A-120 The Kitchen Tapes  album cover The Raincoats The Kitchen Tapes(Cass, Album) ROIR A-120 US 1983 Sell This Version
A121 One Way System  album cover Dub Syndicate One Way System (Album) A121 US 1983 Sell This Version
A122 Babes In Arms  album cover MC5 Babes In Arms (Comp) A122 US 1983 Sell This Version
A123 ...Revisited  album cover Malaria! ...Revisited (Album) A123 US 1983 Sell This Version
A124 Trouser Press Presents The Best Of America Underground  album cover Various Trouser Press Presents The Best Of America Underground(Cass, Comp) ROIR A124 US 1983 Sell This Version
A125 Symphony No. 1 (Tonal Plexus)  album cover Glenn Branca Symphony No. 1 (Tonal Plexus) (Album) A125 US 1983 Sell This Version
A126 Blow'n Chunks (Live)  album cover Flipper Blow'n Chunks (Live) (Album) A126 US 1984 Sell This Version
A127 Ecstasy And Vendetta Over New York  album cover Sex Gang Children Ecstasy And Vendetta Over New York (Album) A127 US 1984 Sell This Version
A-128 Tales From The Crypt  album cover Joe "King" Carrasco And The Crowns* Tales From The Crypt (Album) A-128 US 1984 Sell This Version
A-129 Cry Tuff Dub Encounter Chapter 1  album cover Prince Far I And The Arabs* Cry Tuff Dub Encounter Chapter 1 (Album) A-129 US 1984 Sell This Version
A-130 Up Against The Beast  album cover Brother D - Silver Fox (2) Brother D - Silver Fox (2) - Up Against The Beast (Album) A-130 US 1984 Sell This Version
A-131 World Class Punk  album cover Various World Class Punk(Cass, Comp) ROIR, ROIR A-131 US 1984 Sell This Version
A-132 Skip & The Exciting Illusions  album cover Skip & The Exciting Illusions Skip & The Exciting Illusions(Cass, Album) ROIR A-132 US 1984 Sell This Version
A-133 2 x 4  album cover Einstürzende Neubauten 2 x 4 (Album) A-133 US 1984 Sell This Version
A-134 R.I.P.  album cover Richard Hell R.I.P.(Cass, Comp, Whi) ROIR A-134 US 1984 Sell This Version
A-135 Garage Sale! (Goldmine Presents)  album cover Various Garage Sale! (Goldmine Presents) (Comp) A-135 US 1985 Sell This Version
A-136 Live 79-81  album cover Lounge Lizards Live 79-81 (Album) A-136 US 1985 Sell This Version
A-137 The Dallas Reunion Tapes - 96 Tears Forever  album cover The Original Question Mark & The Mysterians* The Dallas Reunion Tapes - 96 Tears Forever (Album) A-137 US 1985 Sell This Version
A-138 The Decomposition Of Violets - Live In Hollywood  album cover Christian Death The Decomposition Of Violets - Live In Hollywood (Album) A-138 US 1985 Sell This Version
A-139 The Wild Bunch (18 Metal Masters)  album cover Various The Wild Bunch (18 Metal Masters) (Comp) A-139 US 1985 Sell This Version
A-140 We Aren't The World  album cover The Dickies We Aren't The World (Album) A-140 US 1986 Sell This Version
A-141 Stretching Out  album cover The Skatalites Stretching Out (Album) A-141 US 1986 Sell This Version
A-142 Left For Dead (Alive In Holland '86)  album cover UK Subs Left For Dead (Alive In Holland '86) A-142 US 1986 Sell This Version
A-143 Japanese Dub  album cover Mute Beat Japanese Dub(Cass, Album, RE) ROIR A-143 US 1986 Sell This Version
A-144 No Love Lost  album cover Polyrock No Love Lost(Cass, Yel) ROIR A-144 US 1986 Sell This Version
A-145 Ghost Riders  album cover Suicide Ghost Riders(Cass, Album, Whi) ROIR A-145 US 1986 Sell This Version
A-146 Stations Of The Cross  album cover Johnny Thunders Stations Of The Cross (Album) A-146 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-147 21st Century Dub  album cover Pecker 21st Century Dub(Cass, Comp) ROIR A-147 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-148 Hated In The Nation  album cover GG Allin Hated In The Nation A-148 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-149 The Radical Songbirds Of Islam  album cover Jonathan Borofsky And Ed Tomney Jonathan Borofsky And Ed Tomney - The Radical Songbirds Of Islam(Cass, Album) ROIR A-149 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-150 Otello - Falso Movimento  album cover Peter Gordon Otello - Falso Movimento(Cass) ROIR A-150 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-151 Rhythm Collision Dub Vol. 1  album cover Ruts DC And Mad Professor Ruts DC And Mad Professor - Rhythm Collision Dub Vol. 1(Cass, Album, RE) ROIR A-151 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-152 Live At The Bottom Line New York  album cover The Durutti Column Live At The Bottom Line New York (Album) A-152 US 1987 Sell This Version
A 153 Riddym Ravings  album cover Sister Breeze Riddym Ravings(Cass, Album) ROIR A 153 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-154 New York  album cover Mekons* New York (Album) A-154 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-155 The Negril Chill  album cover Yellowman & Charlie Chaplin (2) Yellowman & Charlie Chaplin (2) - The Negril Chill (Album) A-155 US 1987 Sell This Version
A-156 The End Of Music (As We Know It)  album cover Various The End Of Music (As We Know It)(Cass, Comp) ROIR A-156 US 1988 Sell This Version
A-157 Rocking The Gospel  album cover Brother Vernard Johnson Rocking The Gospel(Cass) ROIR A-157 US 1988 Sell This Version
A-158 Lest We Forget  album cover Buzzcocks Lest We Forget(Cass, Album) ROIR A-158 US 1988 Sell This Version
A-159 The Positive Dub  album cover Black Uhuru The Positive Dub(Cass, Album) ROIR A-159 US 1987 Sell This Version
A160 Deathrocker Scrapbook   album cover The Three Johns Deathrocker Scrapbook (Cass, Comp) ROIR A160 US 1988 Sell This Version
A-160 Deathrocker Scrapbook   album cover The Three Johns Deathrocker Scrapbook (Cass, Comp) ROIR A-160 US 1988 Sell This Version
A-161 The Musical Revue  album cover Prince Far I with Suns Of Arqa Prince Far I with Suns Of Arqa - The Musical Revue(Cass, Album) ROIR A-161 US 1988 Sell This Version
A-162 Rastafari Dub  album cover Ras Michael & The Sons Of Negus Rastafari Dub(Cass, Album) ROIR A-162 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-163 Better Late Than Never (Original Studio Recordings 1980-1983)  album cover Bush Tetras Better Late Than Never (Original Studio Recordings 1980-1983)(Cass, Comp, RM) ROIR A-163 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-164 At Checkpoint Charlie  album cover The Mad Professor* Meets Puls Der Zeit The Mad Professor* Meets Puls Der Zeit - At Checkpoint Charlie(Cass, Album) ROIR A-164 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-165 Rude Boy  album cover Exuma Rude Boy(Cass, Album, RE) ROIR A-165 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-166 Get Dancin'  album cover Disco Tex & His Sex-O-Lettes Get Dancin'(Cass, Album, RE) ROIR A-166 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-167 Live In Berlin  album cover Michael E. Johnson & The Killer Bees Michael E. Johnson & The Killer Bees - Live In Berlin(Cass, Album, CrO) ROIR A-167 US 1989 Sell This Version
A168 New York Scum Rock Live At CBGB!  album cover Various New York Scum Rock Live At CBGB!(Cass, Comp) ROIR A168 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-169 Tex-Mex Rock-Roll  album cover Joe "King" Carrasco And The El Molino Band* Tex-Mex Rock-Roll(Cass, Album) ROIR A-169 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-170 New York Rockers  album cover Various New York Rockers(Cass, Comp, Cle) ROIR A-170 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-171 Hot We Hot Dub  album cover The Roots Radics Hot We Hot Dub(Cass, Album) ROIR A-171 US 1989 Sell This Version
A-172 Funhunt: Live At CBGB's & Max's 1978 And 1979  album cover Richard Hell & The Voidoids Funhunt: Live At CBGB's & Max's 1978 And 1979(Cass) ROIR A-172 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-173 #1 Dub  album cover Sanchez #1 Dub(Cass, Album) ROIR A-173 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-174 Action Packed  album cover Chicken Chest Action Packed(Cass) ROIR A-174 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-175 10 ROIR Years  album cover Various 10 ROIR Years(Cass, Comp, C80) ROIR A-175 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-177 Tribute To King Tubby Dub  album cover Scientist Tribute To King Tubby Dub(Cass) ROIR A-177 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-178 In Satan's Dub  album cover Lee "Scratch" Perry* Meets Bullwackie Lee "Scratch" Perry* Meets Bullwackie - In Satan's Dub(Cass, Album) ROIR A-178 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-179 Pal Judy  album cover Judy Nylon & Crucial Judy Nylon & Crucial - Pal Judy(Cass, RE, Tra) ROIR A-179 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-180 State Of Mind  album cover Frontline Assembly* State Of Mind(Cass, Album, RE) ROIR A-180 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-181 New Jerusalem Dub  album cover Oku Onuora New Jerusalem Dub(Cass, Album, Dol) ROIR A-181 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-182 Ghetto Man Skank  album cover Steely & Clevie Ghetto Man Skank(Cass, Album) ROIR A-182 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-183 Ska Beats 1  album cover Various Ska Beats 1(Cass, Comp, Dol) ROIR A-183 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-184 Awake Zion  album cover Cedella Marley Booker Awake Zion(Cass, Album, RE, Chr) ROIR A-184 US 1990 Sell This Version
A-185 Mystic Warrior In Dub  album cover Lee "Scratch" Perry* & Mad Professor Lee "Scratch" Perry* & Mad Professor - Mystic Warrior In Dub(Cass, Album, Chr) ROIR A-185 US 1989 Sell This Version