View the full list of Record Store Day 2012 exclusives and first-releases. “Even though it’s such a big thing, and at times it feels so overblown and there are so many releases to keep track of, on the other side I do hope it keeps getting bigger,” says Hirzel. See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. All rights reserved. See Also: • A comprehensive guide to Record Store Day 2012 activities • In honor of Record Store Day this Saturday: Ten records we treasure. Canasta will perform at Forest Park’s Cyklopyx Records (7511 Madison) at 11:30am. 22:01. Goodie bags will be given away to early attendees, WXRT’s Terri Hemmert will be a “guest record clerk” at 4pm, and the wiener connoisseurs at Chubby Wieners will have their “Wiener Wagon” out front to give free dogs to those with a receipt from Laurie’s. The Milwaukee Avenue (1532 North Milwaukee) location is hosting in-store performances from Radar Eyes at 2pm, Fake Limbs at 3pm, Spires That in the Sunset Rise at 3:45pm, Bloodiest at 4:30pm, and Circles at 5:15pm. Beyond Magnetic (Record Store Day 2012 Limited Edition. Lincoln Square’s Laurie’s Planet of Sound (4639 North Lincoln) is holding nothing back for the fifth Record Store Day. Record Store Day is the one day of the year when over 200 independent record shops all across the UK come together to celebrate their unique culture. Over at the Bud Light stage, Arizona felt the vibes of the city fully, making a point to say that they would carry Chicago in their memories for weeks afterwards. 20 April 2012. My favorite holiday, Record Store Day, falls on Saturday, April 21—just one month from today. Record Store Day 2012 Keep up with Blog on the Tracks on Facebook and follow on Twitter . I would rather flip through a magazine than read one online (although I do like Zinio). ALARM’s guide to Record Store Day 2012 04.23.2013 04.20.2012 by Meaghann Korbel Tomorrow is the third Saturday in April, which means that independent record stores across the world will face an influx of limited-edition vinyl, avid fans, and rabid audiophiles. MP. Metallica Format: Vinyl. April 16, 2012 by Rachel Rubenstein. “We probably start organizing the event two to three months out. We do very much and will be disappointed if it doesn’t taste like strawberries. This release is limited to 225 copies. The B-side is an alternate take of Stop In The Name Of Love. • Wax Trax celebrating 33 … What’s more The Flaming Lips and their guest stars are rumoured to have contributed vials of blood to be mixed in the with the vinyl pressing. $29.99 + $5.99 shipping . … ST, The ultra-prolific cult American songwriter get’s covered by The Vaccines and then returns the favour with a version of their tune Post Break-Up Sex. Record Store Day 2012: AP Editors’ Picks. Bookmark the permalink. Record Store Day is an annual event inaugurated in 2008 and held on one Saturday every April and every Black Friday in November to "celebrate the culture of the independently owned record store". What's it like on Record Store Day at Canterbury Records? The end of his set even saw him cut short his biggest hit, "XO Tour Life,” after only a few seconds, prompting a mass exodus from his crowd as frustrated fans…, Blown-Amp Rescues, Socialist Mantras and Body Positivity: Lollapalooza Day Two, Parquet Courts' no-frills style, as well as their obvious skepticism of Lollapalooza, meant they would never quite fill the shoes of the main stage they'd been scheduled to play. Picture Information. - Duration: 22:01. Record Store Day 2012 in Indianapolis. And those are just the items for purchase. The first Record Store Day took place on April 19, 2008. That night, they will be hosting an event at Bottom Lounge (1375 West Lake) where Sweet Cobra, the Chicago Thrash Ensemble and the Party Downers will play, and the exclusive Rye’d Da Lightning beer will also be available. The band’s first ever single, and one of indie label Transgressive’s first ever releases, reissued on red vinyl and backed with The Marshals Are Dead and unreleased early live favourite The Answer. Record Store Day is an annual music lovers' event with a short tradition and a strong following. Record Store Day 2012: The Haul Stephen Mejias | May 2, 2012 Steve Gritzan stands before the beautiful green gates of his shop, Iris Records, at 114 Brunswick Street in Jersey City, NJ. Try to collect them all to be the Record Storer of the Year ;) The Broadway (3126 North Broadway) location is playing host to Pamphleteers at 2pm, Running at 3pm, Verma at 4pm, and Atlas Moth at 5:30pm. “It kind of morphed in the third year, where everyone decided to have a celebration and not just put out this limited stuff,” says Hirzel. The event is held on the third Saturdays of April, although there was the Black Friday edition. The PG has certainly been on top of Record Store Day, which is tomorrow. Maybe this is true. By David Anthony For the past four years, the third Saturday in April has signified more than just the changing of the seasons: it is Record Store Day… © Reckless Records is the exclusive retailer for seven-inches by both Ropes and Holy Fever, a semi-exclusive host to Integrity’s “Palm Sunday” and, in a collaboration with Indiana’s Three Floyds Brewing, will offer the exclusive release of a new rye pale ale entitled Rye’d Da Lightning. Dave’s Records (2604 North Clark) is offering up a multitude of free goodies, ranging from cupcakes and candy to posters and Record Store Day bags. There’s basically a lot of love in the room, which is fine by us, because we’re all kings of seduction here on ’Radar. ", Vowel Deficiencies, Ersatz Wombats and Sign-Language Sirens: Lollapalooza Day One, Slaves UK aren’t reinventing punk, but their songs are loud, compelling, tuneful and rocking, so much so that it would be tempting to see them at their Empty Bottle aftershow (which they plugged) if they weren’t going on so late. If you love limited edition vinyl albums, rare swag, live performances from bands and DJs and a celebration of all things music, this day is for you. Haydar says: 21 April, 2012 at 12:26 pm Opens image gallery. An essential purchase for dance music fans. ST, Both of these lesser-spotted tracks from the band’s De Stijl era have been previously available on other complilations, so your enjoyment/procurement of this 7-inch will probably depend entirely on whether or not you like red and white swirly vinyl. MP, Two utterly classic versions of Respect - from Aretha Franklin and Otis Redding - on one gold-coloured 7-inch. Coming just a few days after Rolling Stone magazine forecast the demise of the CD in as little as three years, Record Store Day is something worth celebrating. It’s Record Store Day again! News \ ‘Back to Black Friday’ Record Store Day 2012: What’s For Sale Vinyl rarities from Nirvana, White Stripes, Velvet Undergound, Joey Ramone, Gary Clark Jr., and so much more! For the uninitiated, Record Store Day is an annual event devised in 2007 to celebrate independent record shops and provide a shot-in-the-arm for the non-digital music buying industry. MP. Enjoy this 2012 version of Record Store Day! Record Store Day 2020: A One-Off—or the New Normal? To find participating stores and check out the full list of releases and events, visit the Record Store Day site. By. It is largely a celebration of records on vinyl. MP, The Motown classic is reissued on a heart-shaped 7-inch. I prefer curling up in bed with a book and feeling the paper between my fingers over reading it on my Kindle. MP. As banter, Savage offered a quip: "I dont care what they say. That’s the reason to come out to your local record store.’ That was kind of it.”, In the time between the first and second Record Store Days, both labels and stores began to see the event had the potential to be more than just another glorified release date. Record Store Day 2012 – Americana Music Picks If you do live in a place with at least one independent record store, and love music, then you need to know about the upcoming Record Store Day. MusicRadar is part of Future plc, an international media group and leading digital publisher. As soon as the list is posted, I worry about flippers and records selling-out. Now, record collectors and music fans have a lot more to celebrate. Independent record stores across the nation will celebrate with contests, giveaways, all kinds of limited-edition releases, in-store performances by exciting bands, and lots of other fun stuff. “And that’s what Record Store Day is, it’s a celebration of independent record stores and that community, by getting people to come out and enjoy their local record store.”. Slaves make an amazing amount of sound with just a stand up drummer and guitar or bass, and I can’t…, Owners of Record: Delmark’s New Management Looks Beyond the Legacy. ~Smansmith. Here, the original album - which seamlessly blends influences from house, garage, footwork and jungle - is complemented by remixes from labelmates like FaltyDL, Traxman and Chrissy Murderbot, plus a host of bonus tracks. This Saturday, 21 April is international Record Store Day. Dave’s Records is vinyl-only and proud of it, and the first Record Store Day didn’t exactly fit into the store’s wheelhouse. Their performance reflected that, one of the highlights of the day, they made a mark that moved the day forward significantly when it was feeling a bit stale. ST. The List of records released at Record Store Day 2012 - 21st of April 2012. This track, a cut from his solo debut Welcome 2 Detroit, is one of his best, and clear evidence of why his jazz-infused production style is so lauded and influential. Bath Struggling Against the Heat, Finding the Chill: Lollapalooza Day Three. Here’s an in-depth look at some of our favorite reissues, exclusives, and releases which we think are worth lining up … Image not … Limited to just 500 copies. Record Store Day 2012. Reviews, profiles and news about music in Chicago, April 19, 2012 at 4:31 am by Ella Christoph. 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