Back in June, we reported that Jack White was planning to open a branch of Third Man Records, his Nashville headquarters, in his Detroit hometown. And over the weekend, he did it. Third Man now has a new store and an about-to-open pressing plant in Detroit’s Cass Corridor neighborhood, and The Detroit News reports that […]
Jack White gave thanks over the long holiday weekend by opening a Third Man Records store in his hometown of Detroit. It's the label's second location (the first came seven years ago in Nashville), which will similarly sell vinyl, limited-edition records, and other Third Man merch; and will serve as... More »
In advance of their latest album, Dystopia, Megadeth has given in to the Black Friday madness… sort of. Record Store Day is a movement put together in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to “celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding nearly 1400 independently... Show More Summary
Online shoppers made it rain in record numbers on Black Friday, while sales at brick-and-mortar stores were down from last year.
The BoomBox looked through the official Record Store Day Black Friday vinyl releases list and gathered all the hip-hop and R&B selections to help you out with your Christmas shopping list today (Nov. 27). Continue reading…
Record Store Day Does Black Friday – 17 Of The Best Limited Edition Vinyl Releases From Garbage, Queen, MGMT And More
You won't find this season's most unique - and most collectible - Black Friday exclusives at big-box retailers or online.
Thrash metal legends Megadeth have released a stream of a new track titled “The Threat is Real” ahead of Black Friday’s Record Store Day, which will see the single released on limited edition 12? vinyl. The B-side will feature Megadeth’s version of FEAR’s punk classic “Foreign Policy”. You can listen to the new track below! […]
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LEED Platinum–certified and steampunk-approved. Being a megaretailer with 23,000 stores does have its distinct advantages: Make a decent number of them green, and all kinds of ecofriendly records can get destroyed. That's exactly how...Show More Summary
TODAY's Erica Hill visits Fingerprints, a shop in Long Beach, California that is continuing the tradition of selling vinyl records even as music disappears from the big box stores. Maria Contreras-Sweet, administrator of the Small Business...Show More Summary
It’s official…Adele has broken N’Sync‘s album record of the most single-week U.S. album sales of all time!!! The boy band sold 2,416,000 copies of their 2000 album No Strings Attached in the first week on store shelves. Adele‘s album 25 has been available for slightly more than three days, and it’s already sold at least [...]
Record Store Day will celebrate its own Black Friday on November 27th with a new wave of exclusive and limited edition releases, including a 10-inch of the Arcs' new EP The Arcs vs. The Inventors Vol. I. On Monday, Dan Auerbach and company released "Young," a ghostly new track from that six-song EP,...
Taken from the upcoming Record Store Day 10-inch, The Arcs vs. The Inventors Vol. 1.
Photo by Nick Walker This Friday, Record Store Day 's Black Friday event will take place. The Black Keys ' Dan Auerbach's band the Arcs will mark the occasion with a limited-edition 10”, The Arcs vs. the Inventors Vol. 1. (The record, issued by Nonesuch, will be available in digital formats on December 11.) In addition to collaborations with Dr. Show More Summary
Wal-Mart Stores Inc has decided that Cyber Monday, the biggest online shopping day of the year, should not start on a Monday anymore. The world’s largest retailer by revenue will, for the first time this year, launch all its Cyber Monday deals on the Sunday after Thanksgiving rather than the early hours of Monday morning as in previous years. Show More Summary
Apple has posted the dates of the usual holiday shutdown of iTunes Connect, running for eight days from 22 to 29 December inclusive. During this time, developers will not be able to submit either new apps or updates to existing ones. Developers can still schedule apps for release during these dates, but they will need to […]
It's a long goodbye for the well known record and book store just around the corner from The Riv and Aragon in Uptown. [ more › ]
Microsoft recently updated their Xbox app for Windows 10 PCs and tablets. This updated app offers new social experience with Facebook friend finder, Game DVR voice recording feature and improvements to the Xbox Store accessible through the Xbox app. Here’s an overview of the new experiences that you can now enjoy: Facebook friend finder in […]
“Vinyl is back, and it’s cooler than ever,” Barnes & Noble declares. What? No one told me! If not one but two Record Store Days weren’t enough, the book (?) seller will be holding its very own Vinyl Day tomorrow, which will include exclusive vinyl editions of albums from the Beatles, Andrea Bocelli, Harry Connick […]