It’s now officially one of the greatest days of the year, here in the Central Time Zone of the United States, and no, I’m not talking about 4/20. Get your minds out of the gutter! It’s Record Store Day!
Record Store Day is the day of the year in which music fans celebrate and support their local, hopefully independent, record stores to buy loads of exclusive or timed exclusive releases from a whole host of recording artists. Most of these releases are vinyl exclusives, which has become more successful with the growth in vinyl appreciation over the past few years.
So what releases am I most excited about? Well, I’ve put together a nice little list here of what I’m looking forward to the most with a small description of why. (more…)