CD: Housed in a 4-panel digipak.

LP: Licorice black vinyl. Includes digital download.

Peak Vinyl: Pressed on limited-edition translucent fluorescent green vinyl. Includes digital download.

Exclusively in the Merge store, order the Redd Kross Peak Vinyl reissues bundle for just $34.98!


A dozen turn-of-the-century new digs and old finds recorded by Redd Kross in Hollywood between 1980 and 2007. This collection of top-quality recordings features Redd Kross rarities and focuses on the band’s most explosively creative period from the early ’90s straight through to Researching the Blues, all mastered from the original source tapes for optimal audio fidelity by Bill Inglot and Dave Schultz at d2. An energetic compilation created to be a complete play experience with unreleased and rare tracks unearthed from the Jeff McDonald archives, Hot Issue is a total must for all Redd Kross fans around the world!