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Record Store Day

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Foo Fighters Record Store Day Release Includes Previously Unreleased Early Demos

As Dave Grohl is the 2015 Record Store Day Ambassador, it should come as no surprise that he has a special Foo Fighters release lined up.

03/11/2015

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Full List Of Record Store Day Releases Announced

Although it’s a little over a month away, the folks organizing Record Store Day 2015 are giving you plenty of time to prepare. A full list of exclusive releases was announced today and it’s an impressive lineup.

03/10/2015

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The White Stripes ‘Get Behind Me Satan’ Will See First Ever Vinyl Release On Record Store Day

Hard to believe that the White Stripes album Get Behind Me Satan will be celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Even more surprising is that vinyl connoisseur Jack White never released the album on vinyl. That will all change though this Record Store Day as Third Man Records prepares to release the album on vinyl.

03/03/2015

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Dave Grohl Named Official Ambassador Of Record Store Day

Following the likes of Jack White, Chuck D, Iggy Pop, and Ozzy Osbourne, Dave Grohl will be the official 2015 Record Store Day Ambassador. In an announcement on Record Store Day’s website, Grohl said “I […]

02/11/2015

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Lin Brehmer’s Top Ten Hugs: A National Hug Day Playlist & Photo Album

National Hug Day has nothing to do with hugging strangers or random co-workers, so get that off your agenda now. It was conceived as an encouragement to hug friends and family more often. As you […]

01/21/2015

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If Record Store Day = Xmas Day, then May Day = New Years Day.

  …and the second day of May makes it a distant memory. New Years Day not in a celebratory way but in the “eh, I’m kinda bored with the toys I got for Christmas” kinda […]

05/02/2014

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Mazzy Star Release New Single, Premiere Video

As Consequence of Sound has reported, Mazzy Star released a Record Store Day single this past weekend titled, “I’m Less Here.”  The song has been part of their live set for several years now but […]

WXRT–04/22/2014

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Front to Back, Side to Side: Albums Best Enjoyed When Listened to from Start to Finish. (Part 2)

Picking up from last week’s  Front to Back, Side to Side: Albums Best Enjoyed When Listened to from Start to Finish. (Part 1) –  back at Tony’s in Brookfield, between 2 and 3am, reading over the […]

WXRT–04/17/2014

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Prius Route to Rock, Vol. 107: G. Love & Special Sauce, Record Store Day, Say Hi

This Saturday is a national holiday for music geeks, especially music geeks with turntables, and honestly, to be taken seriously as a music dork you need at least one turntable in your home.  Saturday is […]

WXRT–04/16/2014

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The Lin Brehmer Collection: Picture Discs

In the late ‘70’s and early ‘80’s, record companies augmented their promotional largess with picture discs. Pictures would cover singles and LP’s, but these vinyl discs were still playable. Sometimes they would simply issue colored […]

04/15/2014

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