In the Before Times, Record Store Day was held on the third Saturday of April. COVID screwed that up with everyone last year resulting in both a postponement and the scheduled of three separate RSDs through the rest of the year plus the annual Black Friday event.
COVID is still a problem, so there will be no April RSD event, but there will be two “drops” on June 12 and July 17 (plus Black Friday, of course.)
Yesterday (April 7), the full list of releases for both dates was made available. You can access the downloadable PDF here.
Some highlights? Sure.
- AC/DC, “Through the Mists of Time”/”Witche’s Spell” 12-inch picture disc
- AWOLNATION, Angel Miners & The Lightning Riders Live From 2020 vinyl
- Beastie Boys, Aglio E Olio vinyl
- Black Sabbath, Mob Rules picture disc
- The Cure, Faith picture disc
- Deftones, “Digital Bath (Telefon Tel Aviv Version)” /“Feiticeira (Arca Remix)” picture disc
- Doors, Morrison Hotel Sessions, 2 x vinyl
- The Fixx, Reach the Beach vinyl
- Flaming Lips, The Soft Bulletin Companion, 2 x vinyl
- Twenty One Pilots, Location Sessions, 12-inch
- Lemonheads, Hate Your Friends vinyl
- Joni Mitchell, Joni Mitchell Archives, Vol. 1 (1963-1967): Highlights Rhino / Joni Mitchell Archives LP
- Motley Crue, 40th Anniversary Cassette Box Set
- Motörhead, St Valentine’s Day Massacre 10-inch
- Iggy Pop, Live at the Channel Boston, 2 x vinyl
- Rage Against the Machine, The Battle of Mexico City, 2 x vinyl
- Rolling Stones, Hot Rocks (50th-anniversary edition), 2 x vinyl
- The Selector, LIve in Coventry 1979, 2 x vinyl
- Joe Strummer, Junco Partner (acoustic) 12-inch
- Sublime, Sublime Meets Scientist & Mad Professor Inna L.B.C., vinyl
- Tears for Fears, Live at Massey Hall, 2 x vinyl
- Triumph, Allied Forces 40th-anniversary vinyl
- U2, Fire (40th-anniversary edition)
- The Who, Face Faces (40th anniversary edition), 2 x vinyl
The full web version can be found here.