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Record Store Day 2014: A Los Angeles Guide To Special Events

By Caitlyn Trudnich Instituted in 2008, Record Store Day is an internationally celebrated holiday, promoting the importance of supporting your local, independent record store, and the culture attached. Each year, on the third Saturday in […]

04/17/2014

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One In 10 Young People Buy Cassette Tapes

By Nadia Noir Just when you thought that your old cassette tapes had been relegated to the back of a musty Out of the Closet shelf for 99 cents, a survey says that cassettes are […]

04/16/2014

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Record Store Day’s 2014 Release List – The Ultimate Guide To Exclusive Classic Rock Release

Brace your wallets before you check out this list.

03/25/2014

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Green Day Releasing Two-Disc Collection For Record Store Day

By Nadia Noir Don’t be an “American Idiot.” For Record Store Day this year, Green Day will be releasing an exclusive, two-disc collection of their demos and an unreleased song. The compilation will include 18 […]

02/26/2014

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Bruce Springsteen To Release Four-Song EP for Record Store Day

Also: the 2013 MusiCares Springsteen tribute is coming to DVD and Blu-ray.

02/24/2014

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U2 To Release ‘Ordinary Love’ On Vinyl For Record Store Day

U2 will release the song as a limited edition 10″ single.

10/31/2013

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Record Store Day 2013 Releases Revealed: Jack White, Mumford & Sons, Black Keys + More

Hardcore vinyl fanatics and record collectors have turned Record Store Day into something of a major shopping holiday on the annual music calendar. Observed on the third Saturday of April (this year, April 20), the […]

03/22/2013

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Garbage Covers Patti Smith’s ‘Because The Night’ For Record Store Day

For this year’s Record Store Day, Garbage and Jersey punk-rockers Screaming Females will tip their hats to one of rock’s pioneering frontwomen, Patti Smith. The two female-fronted groups teamed up for a cover of the […]

03/11/2013

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Jack White, Official Record Store Day Ambassador, Offers Conspiracy Theory

Jack White has been named Record Store Day 2013 Ambassador, allowing Iggy Pop to go back to his normal duties as a music fan (he was ambassador 2012). This year’s Record Store Day is scheduled […]

02/21/2013

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Springsteen And McCartney Lead Record Store Day Releases

When it comes to vinyl records, it’s almost as much about a nostalgic experience as it is about the warm, crackling sound that emits from the record player. This Saturday (April 21), the yearly “holiday” […]

04/20/2012

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