5th Annual Record Store Day: 4/21/12
Tomorrow is the fifth annual Record Store Day!
You’ll find all kinds of amazing limited editions produced by various artists in support of record stores and available at your local record store starting first thing tomorrow.
Check with your local favorite record stores for early hours and events and until they run out!
Some of this year’s items include etched disks, colorful vinyl, groovy bags, David Bowie picture disk, jazz, pop, 1970s Buck Owens coloring books and more.
To find out what your store has going on, check their facebook page or website.
In Ventura, Salzer’s at Victoria and the 101 opens at 10am and has at least 300 exclusive Record Day special releases. If you post your favorite album cover as your profile pic, you can be entered in a drawing for a $50 Salzers gift certificate.
Buffalo Records on Laurel and Santa Clara in Ventura will have lots of rare, limited edition titles from various labels to sell in addition to discounts and freebies. ALL used records and CDs are on sale for one day only at 20% OFF the stickered price. Free CD from S>U>B P<O<P with any purchase (first 50 customers). Beautifully packaged compilation CD featuring an unreleased Shearwater track as well as cuts from recent and upcoming releases from Beach House, Feedtime, Beachwood Sparks and more. Take a free record from our 2-for-a-dollar bins for every record you buy. No limit!
Check the Record Store Day wesbsite for a pdf of the cool Record Store Day promotions and for videos to see some of the stuff. Not all record stores get all of the fabulous items so you might need to check around to find that Bruce Springsteen limited edition of “Rocky Ground”!
Speaking of Bruce Springsteen, he’s coming to LA on Thursday 4/26/12 and Friday 4/27/12, and to celebrate, I’ll be posting about his new album The Wrecking Ball as well as getting a review from my husband who is a HUGE fan and has been to over 100 shows. Friday night our 8 year old son will be going to his first Springsteen show and I am sure he will come home as hoarse as my husband as they sing/shout along with all the songs…