Today is Record Store Day! There are special events and special releases (more on that later), that are just for this glorious day. To find out what’s happening near you, go the Record Store Day website here. This is an opportunity for you to support all your favorite artists from local to international. If you don’t usually make a music purchase, or on an occasion, make today that day. We need to support the artists and bands that give us the music we can’t live without.
Below is a list of special releases today. I’m sure you can find something that you would like to buy. I’m sure I missed a few, You can go to the RSD website for more information. Also, your local and regional bands will probably performing and signing autographs at some locations.
Alice in Chains – Get Born (7″) Avenged Sevenfold– Waking The Fallen (2LP Picture Disc) David Bowie – BOWPROMO vinyl set; Live in Los Angeles ‘74 The Cars – Live at the Agora, 1978 Cheap Trick – The Epic Archive Vol. One David Crosby – David Crosby and the Lighthouse Band The Doors – Live at the Matrix ’67 Emerson Lake and Palmer – Brain Salad Surgery Fleetwood Mac – Alternate Mirage Grateful Dead – P.N.E. Garden Auditorium, Vancouver, B.C. 7/29/66 Jimi Hendrix (as Curtis Knight) – Live at George’s Club 20, 1965 & 1966 (2 LP) Jane’s Addiction – Been Caught Stealing (12″ EP) The Kinks – All Day and All of the Night; Got Love If You Want It Motorhead – Clean Your Clock (Picture Disc) Stevie Nicks – Rarities Jimmy Page and the Black Crowes – Live at Jones Beach Pink Floyd – Interstellar Overdrive Iggy Pop – Post Pop Depression: Live at the Royal Albert Hall Ramones – ’76–’79 Singles Box Red Hot Chili Peppers – Go Robot Lou Reed – Perfect Night: Live in London The Runaways – Cherokee/Gold Star Sessions Santana – Live at Woodstock The Sex Pistols – Anarchy in the U.K.: The U.K. and U.S. Singles Patti Smith – Hey Joe (7″) Sting – Live at the Bataclan Talking Heads– This Must Be the Place Toto – Africa The Turtles – More Golden Hits U2 – Red Hill Mining Town Yes – 90125 (Picture disc) Neil Young – Decade The Zombies – I Want You Back; A Rose for Emily/This Will Be Our Year The Beatles– Strawberry Fields (7″) The Cure– Greatest Hits The Dillenger Escape Plan-Instrumental Cooking (7″) Procol Harum– Shine On Brightly Varese(LP) Saxon– Into The Labyrinth (12″ Picture Disc)
RSD Limited Run
Pink Floyd – 1966-1967 (12″ picture disc) Leon Russell – Guitar Blues (CD) Southside Johnny and the Asbury Jukes – Live from E Street (EP) Uriah Heep – Live (2 LP)
RSD First Releases Def Leppard – The Def Leppard EP (12″) Paul McCartney – Cassette Demos Harry Nilsson – Nilsson Schmilsson (LP) Pearl Jam – “State of Love and Trust”/”Breath” (7″) Todd Rundgren and Utopia – Utopia Live at the Fox: 1973 (2 LP) Rush – Cygnus X-1 (12″) Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band – Hammersmith Odeon London ’75 (4 LP) Stevie Ray Vaughan – Live at Carnegie Hall (2 LP) Frank Zappa – “Rollo”/”Portland Improvisation” (10″)