You may remember that The Charlatans' Tim Burgess collaborated with Arthur Russell/Love of Life Orchestra‘s Peter Gordon on a cover of Russell's "I Couldn’t Say it to Your Face" for a Record Store Day 7" in 2014. They've now made an LP together. Continue reading…
Protestors Gathered In Response To An Attack At An Istanbul Record Store The Day Before.
Today, Radiohead held their worldwide streaming event for A Moon Shaped Pool at record stores across the globe. Upon announcing it, the band said the event “features an exclusive day long audio stream from the band, competitions, instructional...Show More Summary
by Dave Segal The special rich-person version of A Moon Shaped Pool, which contains 32 pages of artwork, two LPs, two CDs, MP3s or WAVs, and a Thom Yorke eyelash. On June 17—the day their ninth album, A Moon Shaped Pool, comes out—the...Show More Summary
Last week, Radiohead announced a worldwide streaming event for their new album A Moon Shaped Pool. It takes place this Friday, June 17 at record stores across the globe, and “features an exclusive day long audio stream from the band,...Show More Summary
Radiohead have announced a "unique" event to take place on Friday, June 17th, the same day their new album A Moon Shaped Pool arrives on Spotify. Dubbed Live From a Moon Shaped Pool, the event will take place at record stores globally. The band released information on a site dedicated to their new...
"An exclusive day long audio stream from the band, competitions, instructional artworks, and more."
After 20 years of serving the community, cherished NYC record store Other Music is closing its doors on 6/25. But that won’t quite be the end — just three days later, on 6/28, they’re throwing a big blowout farewell party at the Bowery Ballroom, featuring a stacked lineup of performers including Yo La Tengo, Julianna […]
Americana music is hard to define until you visit Nashville. There, an audience not vested in corporate country, has embraced artists as diverse as Jason Isbell, Lumineers, Darlingside and Ben Folds collectively known as Americana. _______________________________________________ The Americana Music Association and Record Store Day have announced a partnership to create...
Record Store Day always offers great limited edition Americana/folk/country/Bluegrass as well as other genres, but now it seems that June is all about the twang. The good folks at Nashville-based Americana Music Association and Record Store Day have joined forces to make June AMERICANA MUSIC MONTH. More than 100 independent record stores are participating throughout […]
Record Store Day has been massive success over the past few years, with 2016 being no exception. There is some concern within the industry, however, that this particular commercial phenomenon may have peaked. __________________________________________ By Bobby Owsinski on Music 3.0 Since 2008, Record Store Day every April has been a...
Other Music, the beloved Manhattan record store, has announced that it is closing down. The last day of operation will be June 25. Other Music has been one of the city's premier record shops since opening at 15 E. 4th St. in December 1995. It employed members of bands like Animal Collective, Widowspeak, Nude Beach, Anti-Pop Consortium, and many more. Show More Summary
We've known it was coming, but now there's an official closing date for Shake Rattle & Read. The legendary book and record store will close its doors on May 21st, and proprietor Ric Addy will move to happy retirement in Florida in June. Show More Summary
The Brooklyn Flea Record Fair is coming up Saturday, May 14 at Smorgasburg in Williamsburg with booths from indie record labels, record stores and used vinyl dealers. As in previous years, there are DJs all day long and this year the...Show More Summary
Metallica were this year’s official Record Store Ambassadors, and they spent the actual RSD the same way previous ambassadors the Foo Fighters did: They played an in-store set at a real live record store. In Metallica’s case, it was Berkeley’s Rasputin Music, which must be the smallest venue the band has played since, like, 1982. […]
(Photo by Abigail Keenan) Who says the independent record store is dead?Record Store Day 2016 took place close to two weeks ago, and now that the numbers are in via Nielsen, it is clear that the annual event was a smashing success. Album sales at independent record stores grew by 130% [...]
Metallica played a special old-school set at a San Francisco area record store earlier this month on Record Store Day, marking their roles as Record Store Day Ambassadors. The gig also coincided with the release of reissued editions of their first two records. The band's song selection for the Rasputin Music...
New York-based Gryffin (Dan Griffith) has just released a fantastic new remix of CHVRCHES‘ “Clearest Blue”. The remix appeared alongside many others on the CHVRCHES remix EP, which came out on record store day. Listen below: Posted by @adamahaha
Now that Coachella and Record Store Day have come and gone, it’s time again for another installment and playlist of Fresh Tracks, featuring talented indie […] Read more, get songs or stream the entire mix on Indie Rock Cafe
To Be Young - Andrew Kidman & The Windy Hills from Andrew Kidman on Vimeo. A reminder- we have the US exclusive on these utterly fine soundtrack albums, and in a very zeitgeist Record Store Day manner, there's vinyl as well as CD. 'Spirit...Show More Summary