Apple Inc. has begun pressuring the major record companies to offer new releases exclusively through its iTunes store — a move that would initially block availability on streaming services such as Spotify or Beats Music, according to several people familiar with the matter. Apple executives contend that on-demand music services have begun to cannibalize download... Read More
The National Archives and Records Administration said on Tuesday that it would close three of its facilities—in Anchorage, Fort Worth, and Philadelphia—to save $1.3-million a year. Records stored at the Anchorage facility will be moved to a facility in Seattle and will be digitized so they remain available to users in Alaska, said David S. Show More Summary
David Bowie - 1984 (Dick Cavett Show Dec 2, '74) With Record Store Day '14 coming up, the Thin Duke announced... David Bowie to re-release '1984', 'Rock'n'Roll Suicide' for Record Store Day UK and US to get different releases
The Snow is a new supergroup featuring three frontmen of dreamy new wave and post-punk bands: Beach Fossils’ Dustin Payseur, Wild Nothing’s Jack Tatum, and Holograms’ Andreas Lagerström. Their first single together, a Record Store Day release called “Memory Loss,” sounds exactly like you’d think — ethereal haze, gleaming guitar arpeggios, driving melodic bass, steady [...]
Super group to release debut 7-inch for Record Store Day.
of Montreal’s “Jigsaw Puzzle” will be their contribution to a 7? to be released for Record Store Day 2014. The B-side will be an alternate version of “Triumph of Disintegration” Meanwhile, the group have a lot of shows planned through mid-May, and are scheduled to play at the Sasquatch this summer. March 22… Natchitoches, LA […]
It was twenty years ago today that Nine Inch Nails' second album, The Downward Spiral, appeared in record stores.Despite being an album of relentless nihilism, aggression, profanity, and self-hatred, it is an album I still consider to be among the most beautiful music I know. Show More Summary
Parquet Courts will release a new 7" for Record Store Day with two new songs, "Pilgrims to Nowhere" and "Sunbathing Animal." You can hear the latter right now -- if you can read sheet music and have access to...
“Hill & Dale” the new (and only) vinyl record store in Georgetown has been described as “clean and airy” sort of like the art gallery space it renovated in February, where all new records are put on display alongside photography and posters. In honor of Women’s History month we asked the shop’s owner, former pharmaceutical […]
The S&P set another all-time record high on optimism about the U.S. job picture and the broader economy. Yet, these stocks managed to outperform the modest gains in the broader market. Find out more about what made these stocks soar...
From the Record Store Day re-release of their 2004 album "Satanic Panic in the Attic."
Plus, they're reissuing 2004's Satanic Panic In The Attic for Record Store Day.
This Record Store Day (April 19), of Montreal will release a remastered vinyl pressing of their excellent 2004 album Satanic Panic In The Attic, whose 10-year anniversary arrives that same month. It will be a double-vinyl release, with the second disc containing unreleased tracks from those sessions, but it will also include something more recent: [...]
Bruno Mars is one of several highly talented musicians and recording artists who has several songs on the upcoming Rio 2 soundtrack. It was announced on Tuesday the soundtrack for the animated film will be hitting store shelves and iTunes on March 25. Show More Summary
Part of a Record Store Day 12-inch of ambient interpretations.
Weep no more, children. Record Store Day is coming soon, so your tears are understandable, but I bring good news. Your options have expanded. 180 gram Toys in the Attic is not the only way to show your support for independent retailers. Show More Summary
[Daniel Lopatin's interpretation of Witold Lutoslawski's Preludes, taken from 0PN's Record Store Day exclusive release... Read more »
Hollis Brown likes The Velvet Underground a lot. Maybe not as much as Macaulay Culkin, but a lot. So much, in fact, that the band’s Record Store Day exclusive, Hollis Brown Gets Loaded, finds the Brooklyn group covering all of The Velvets’ 1970 classic LP Loaded all the way through. Show More Summary
Third Man is also bringing the Rolling Record Store.
This is not a drill. I repeat: THIS IS NOT A DRILL. Pitchfork reports that Sunny Day Real Estate are releasing a new song on Record Store Day! It's called "Lipton Witch" and it will be one side of a split with Circa Survive. Even cooler,...Show More Summary