Record Store Day happens Saturday April 18th. It’s the perfect opportunity to revisit your local record store and connect with your favorite music.
There’s tons of special promotions going on; contests, giveaways, CD samplers, special issue 7-inch and EP vinyl from record labels, and live in-store appearances with bands and performance artists.
2008 concert tour DVD ‘Ashes of American Flags’ from Wilco
Jenny Lewis/Elvis Costello “Carpet Baggers”/”Go Away” 7-inch LP, never before available in the U.S.
Jane’s Addiction “Mountain Song”/”Standing in the Shower…Thinking” 7-inch LP, packaged in original replica picture sleeve.
The Stooges “1969″/”Real Cool Time” 7-inch LP, packaged in the original rare picture sleeve.
The Smiths “The Headmaster Ritual”/”Oscillate Widly” 7-inch LP, never before available in the U.S. as a single.
Flaming Lips/Black Keys “Borderline”/”Her Eyes Are A Blue Million Miles” 7-inch LP.
New Order “Temptation”/”Hurt” 7-inch LP.
recordstoreday.com has a complete list of all the special releases available.
Here’s the link to one of the best record stores in Texas, Waterloo Records, voted “Best Record/CD Store” in this year’s Austin Chonicle readers poll…waterloorecords.com.
Friday, April 17th, 2009
Written by: Mike Withrow
Posted in Blues, Classic Rock, Jazz, Pop, Rock & Roll, Soul