Record Store Day Is Today!

Don’t forget to head over to your local record shop in celebration of Record Store Day.

Shops will be featuring exclusive vinyl releases from artists like Wilco, Hole, Pavement, MGMT, Surfer Blood, YYYs, Deerhoof, and many many more.

Check out your LRS for a list of in-store events and special offers. A few highlights below:

Other Music: NY, NY

SPECIAL STORE HOURS THIS SATURDAY:
11AM to 8PM (In-Store Performances begin at 9PM)

We also have a fantastic line-up of guest DJs spinning their favorite tunes throughout the day and then at 9PM, performances from the Drums and the Pains of Being Pure at Heart. Here’s the full schedule:

GUEST RECORD STORE DAY DJS:
1PM: Dan Hougland from Excepter
2PM: Sal P of Liquid Liquid
3PM: Nice Nice
4PM: The Hundred in the Hands
5PM: Avey Tare from Animal Collective
6PM: Scott from the National

LIVE IN-STORE PERFORMANCES START AT 9PM:
The Drums & The Pains of Being Pure at Heart
Free Admission / Limited Capacity

Third Man Records: Nashville, TN

Saturday, April 17th is Record Store Day! To celebrate the re-release of The Raconteurs debut LP Broken Boy Soldiers, Third Man Records pressed 300 Copper Colored Record Store Day limited edition copies of the LP. Plus, Brendan Benson and Patrick Keeler, along with some friends, will be performing Raconteurs songs at Third Man as The Racontwoers.

12-2 pm: Shop is open to buy your copper colored Broken Boy Soldiers record and any other merchandise
2:15 – 2:45 pm: Raffle and Auction
3:00 pm – The Racontwoers perform live in the Third Man venue

Rough Trade Shops: London, UK

LIVE AT ROUGH TRADE WEST
12.30 Alan Pownall
1.15 Eliza Doolittle
2.00 Jesca Hoop
3.00 Magic Numbers
4.00 I Am Arrows
4.45 Erland And The Carnival

LIVE AT ROUGH TRADE EAST
11AM – Pulled Apart By Horses
12Noon – Caribou
2PM – Laurie Anderson – performance and signing
3PM – Sweet Billy Pilgrim – performance and signing
4PM – Ash – performance and signing
5PM – Michael Rother of Neu! signing copies of the ltd unreleased Neu! 12 exclusive for RSD
6PM – Pin Me Down – performance and signing

A full listing of events here.

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