Record Store Day 2017: A Full List of Participating NYC Shops

Record Store Day 2017: A Full List of Participating NYC Shops

Boulder native Jello Biafra, former frontman of legendary punk band Dead Kennedys, said that as Record Store Day has become increasingly about major labels, it was only a matter of time before someone picked up the ball and ran with it.

Music Farmers not only had exclusive Record Store Day releases in store but free entertainment from 3pm.

Lost and Found Records in North Knoxville is celebrating the 10-year anniversary of Record Store Day.

Record Store Day got off to a start with heavy-metal band Metallica in San Francisco in 2008, but the story begins off the beaten path with an indie record store chain operator in faraway Maine.

He usually opens at 10 a.m., but people get in line early.

For small shops, of course, Record Store Day can be stressful.

The set list of performers for the event consist of: Swear Tapes (Jim Solo), Graham, Nadir Bliss, Him Horrison, Killer Dale and Starman Jr.

He added: "We base our whole business year round this period, we'll sell more records in April than we will in the last quarter of the year, it's much busier than Christmas".

"Our customers needed to know that we would always be there for them", Brown said.

Numerous stores are in smaller towns, and much of the business is driven by a resurgence of vinyl record sales, according to the report.

He commented: "Record Store Day is a huge global event".

If you are interested in vinyl records, make sure to join in the first celebration of Record Store Day (RSD) in the country this weekend.

Records are booming with the vinyl revival, and Dave's Records has benefited.

The End Of All Music will be selling their own limited-edition cassette tape and koozie package.

And there's more Harrogate-related news for vinyl record fans. It is compiled of some of the greatest hits from the past and the future.

Record Store Day 2017 features exclusive releases, regional-focused releases and first releases.

Metallica spent hours at Rasputin Music in San Francisco meeting their fans for the first Record Store Day.

Record stores have not only survived the onslaught of pirated music, digital downloads and online streaming services.

Saturday is interstellar Record Store Day, which means that all intelligent life in our spiral arm of the universe will be heading to a local mom-and-pop record store.

Anything from The Beatles is going to be a hot commodity on Record Store Day, so you'll definitely want to get a hand on this 7-inch single. "So we have the goods".