Ahh....here were are again. Another great time of year.....cooler temperatures, football on TV and Thanksgiving. Amid the chaos of Black Friday, the fine folks over at Record Store Day have again, for the 3rd year in a row, decided to release a few, select items that you can give yourself or friends/family for the Holidays. This year Black Friday is November 23rd, 2012. Here is an advance look at some of the items coming out:
UPDATE ON 10/16/2012 with 1st CANCELLED RELEASE--YOU HEARD IT HEAR FIRST!
UPDATE ON 10/17/12 with 2 more releases from A389 records (ILSA and NOTHING)!
UPDATE ON 11/1/12 with a couple of more releases (Beck and Gary Clark Jr.)
- Daniel Johnston FUN LP (2000 copies only) WILL NO LONGER BE RELEASED AT ALL.
- Joey Ramone Ya Know? DELUXE EDITION (This deluxe package includes the 15 song CD, a brand new DVD (Featuring never before seen footage of Joey and candid interviews with Joe Strummer, Elvis Costello and more, a brand new music video directed by Greg Jardin and a Short Film by Joey Ramone, edited by George Seminara), a "Merry Christmas (I Don't Want to Fight Tonight)" PLAYABLE 5" GREEN VINYL holiday ornament and a 24 page booklet with extensive photos. (500 copies only for Black Friday, additional copies will be released afterwards)
- Bettye LaVette More Thankful, More Thoughtful EP (5 unreleased tracks including cover of Julie Miller's "Long Time")
- *NEW* Jellyfish Stack-A-Tracks 2CD set (numbered and limited to 2500 copies)
- *NEW* Imaginational Anthem 6CD box set of acoustic guitar players (see the press release here: http://www.imaginationalanthem.com/)
- Captian Beefheart & His Magic Band--Abba Zaba b/w Yellow Brick Road
- Captian Beefheart & His Magic Band--Plastic Factory b/w Where There's a Woman
- Captian Beefheart & His Magic Band--Upon the My-O-My b/w I Got Love on My Mind
- Gene Clark--Echoes b/w I Found You
- Link Wray--Big City After Dark / Hold It b/w Dance Party Pts. 1 & 2 (2x7")
- *UPDATE* Tomahawk--"Stone Letter" b/w Etched b-side (2,500 copies)
- White Stripes--Dead Leaves b/w Stop Breaking Down (RED VINYL)
- White Stripes--Fell in Love With A Girl b/w I Just Don't Know What to Do (RED VINYL)
- White Stripes--Hotel Yorba b/w Rated X (RED VINYL)
- My Chemical Romance 2nd Single for the Conventional Weapons Box Set featuring Ambulance b/w Gun (Red 7" single)
- Bert Jansch Blackwater Side b/w Heartbreak Hotel (1000 copies only)
- *CONFIRMED* David Bowie Jean Genie Picture Disc (originally supposed to be out on 11/20 in the US, appears to have been moved to take advantage of Black Friday, since Starman came out for RSD in April)
- Malhombre (Frederic Blasco) double A sided 7" featuring Musique Rock b/w Fini. 7" features duets with April March and Melissa Auf Der Mar with cover art & photography by Nick Zinner of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs. Frederic is a touring member of Interpol and has also played with Wilco and Swervedriver
- CeeLo Green/Donny Hathaway This Christmas (Side by Side 7" release on split red and green colored vinyl)
- Toro y Moi So Many Details limited 7" (b-side features title track remix featuring Hodgy Beats)
- Jeff the Brotherhood Dark Energy 7"
- *NEW* Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros and Aaron Embry split 7" featuring Give Me A Sign b/w Moon of the Daylit Sky (limited to 1000 copies)
- *NEW* The Rolling Stones Rolling Stones EP (EP from '64 re-released and limited to 5000 copies..features tracks Bye Bye Johnny, Money, You Better Move On and Poison Ivy (version 2))
- *NEW* Frank Zappa Why Don'cha Do Me Right b/w Big Leg Emma (individually numbered and limited to 4000 copies)
- *NEW* Bob Dylan Duquesne Whistle b/w Meet Me in the Morning (Blood in the Tracks unreleased version) (5000 copies only)
- *NEW* Band of Horses Sonic Ranch Sessions (2000 copies only)
- *NEW* Leonard Cohen/Jeff Buckley Hallelujah Split 7" with each singing the song (4000 copies, each numbered)
- *NEW* Lee Hazelwood You Turned My Head (11x7" boxset, each numbered and limited to 3000 copies)
- *NEW* The Shins No Way Down b/w Fall of '82. Both tracks produced by Richard Swift (aka Swift Sessions) and 7" is limited to 2500 copies
- *NEW* Lucero 7" Live at Sun Studios (1500 copies)
- *NEW* Ethan Johns Whip Poor Will (1000 copies)
- *NEW* Boris / Asobi Seksu Split 7"
- My Morning Jacket w/Brittany Howard (Alabama Shakes) "It Makes No Difference" (LIVE Colored Vinyl 10").......Recorded live at the Newport Folk Festival on 7/28/12. B-side is "Grab A Body" (Previously Unreleased) and the download card includes a bonus live recording of "Honest Man". Limited to 2000 copies
- Primus Eyes of the Squirrel BW/Jilly's On Smack (LIVE GREEN VINYL 10"). 2 tracks from the bands Denver show in the fall of 2011 on special Green vinyl which will be wrapped in a sleeve made from real green naugahyde. 750 copies ONLY!
- Lumineers Winter EP (4 track 10" featuring all-new, unreleased tracks)
- *NEW* Moonrise Kingdom (Original Score) Soundtrack (4000 copies)
- *NEW* Mayer Hawthorne KCRW Morning Becomes Eclectic! LIVE CLEAR VINYL 10" limited to 3000 copies. Features 6 tracks (Love in Motion, No Strings, and Dreaming b/w Shiny & News, I Wish it Would Rain and The Walk)
- *NEW* The Gaslight Anthem Hold You Up RED VINYL 10" featuring 3 unreleased acoustic tracks limited to 3,000 copies. (Tracks--Hold You Up, Misery and Skinny Love)
- *NEW* Beach Boys Gatefold 2x10" featuring That's Why God Made the Radio, Surfin and more.
- *NEW* Lucinda Williams/Michael Chapman That Time of Night Split 10" of each artist performing title track limited to 1000 copies.
- *NEW* Norah Jones Little Broken Hearts Remix EP (1500 copies)
- *NEW* Buck Owens Sings the Eagles
- *NEW* Wanda Jackson Capital Rarities
- *NEW* Merle Haggard Capital Rarities
- *NEW* George Jones United Artists Rarities
- *NEW* Marshall Crenshaw I don't see you laughing now
- *NEW* MAD SEASON River of Deceit b/w I Don't Know Anything (LIVE) Colored vinyl 10" (2000 copies)
78 RPM Releases
- *NEW* Tyler Ramsey (Band of Horses) Raven Shadow b/w Black Pines
- King Diamond No Presents for Christmas 12" Limited Picture Disc (B-side features "Charon")
- Skrillex Bangarang EP (featuring guests such as Ellie Goulding and Ray Manzarek of the Doors) (180g Black Vinyl w/download card)
- Skrillex More Monsters and Sprites EP (remixes by Kaskade and others) (180g Black Vinyl w/download card)
- Skrillex Scary Monsters and Sprites EP (180g Black Vinyl w/download card that features 3 bonus tracks)
- Dr. Dog Wild Race 5 track limited 12" with b-side etching
- *NEW* M83 Reunion Remixes (limited to 2800 copies)
- *NEW* John Mayer Complete 2012 Performance Collection 4 live acoustic tracks (2800 copies)
- *NEW* Eric Burden & The Greenhornes 180g 4 track EP (2000 copies)
- *NEW* Tenacious D "Simply Jazz" Features an 11 minute 43 second jazz song with download card giving you access to a video of them recording the song. Limited to 1000 copies
- *NEW* NOTHING "Downward Years to Come"
- Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale "Buddy & Jim" BOOTLEG VINYL EDITION (hand stamped and numbered out of 1000 copies, just like releases by The Stars, Alabama Shakes and Primus)
- Volbeat "The Strength/Sound/The Songs" (Picture Disc LP, 1000 copies)
- Volbeat "Guitar Gangsters & Cadillac Blood" (Picture Disc LP, 1000 copies)
- Volbeat "Rock The Rebel/Metal The Devil' (Picture Disc LP, 1000 copies)
- Mayhem "De Mysteriis Dom Sathanas" (180g 2LP w/Poster, 750 copies)
- Borknager "The Olden Domain" (180g LP w/ Poster, 750 copies)
- Neil Young & Crazy Horse Psychodelic Pill (3LP)
- Big Boys Wreck Collection (2LP on Green & Purple Swirled Vinyl)....Comprehensive, remastered collection of 34 tracks including original demos, outtakes and live tracks that span the band's entire career (79-84)
- Grateful Dead Live at Winterland (5/30/1971) 2LP 180g Release limited to 7500 copies worldwide with linear notes by Blair Jackson
- Love Forever Changes (180g LP w/bonus 7" featuring unreleased track "Alone Again Or") 1500 copies only
- Joe Strummer and the Mescaleros Live at Acton 2002 (16 track live LP with encore tracks featuring Mick Jones, each LP is hand numbered)
- Daniel Johnston FUN (Remastered LP limited to just 2000 copies)
- Mogwai A Wrenched Virile Lore (2LP colored remix album, limited to 2500 copies, featuring remixes by Soft Moon, Zombi, Xander Harris and more!)
- *NEW* Coheed & Cambria The Afterman---Ascension (Big Beige Demos) 8 track Demo LP, 1000 copies only on CLEAR VINYL
- *NEW* Nirvana Incesticide 25th Anniversary 180g 45RPM 2LP edition. Remastered 2LP by Bernie Grundman in deluxe gatefold sleeve. Ltd to 4000 individually numbered copies.
- *NEW* Reservoir Dogs Soundtrack LP 20th Anniversary LP on Blonde, Blue, Brown, Orange, White or Pink colored vinyl (Randomly inserted)...Ltd to 4000 individually numbered copies.
- *NEW* Velvet Underground & Nico Scepter Studios Acetate 180g LP. On vinyl for the 1st time, limited to 5000 individually numbered copies.
- *NEW* Rage Against the Machine S/T Picture Disc LP
- *NEW* Johnny Cash Fabulous Johnny Cash 180g MONO LP (3000 copies, each numbered)
- *NEW* Miles Davis Miles Ahead 180g MONO LP (3000 copies, each numbered)
- *NEW* Miles Davis Porgy & Bess 180g MONO LP (3000 copies, each numbered)
- *NEW* Miles Davis Sketches of Spain 180g MONO LP (3000 copies, each numbered)
- *NEW* Incubus Crow Left of Murder Numbered, Ltd Gatefold 180g LP 3000 copies only
- *NEW* Incubus Light Grenades Numbered, Ltd Gatefold 180g LP 3000 copies only
- *NEW* Incubus Morning View Numbered, Ltd Gatefold 180g LP 3000 copies only
- *NEW* Incubus Make Yourself Numbered, Ltd Gatefold 180g LP 3000 copies only
- *NEW* Incubus S.C.I.E.N.C.E. Numbered, Ltd Gatefold 180g LP 3000 copies only
- *NEW* Joan Jett Bad Reputation Clear LP w/bonus CD 2500 copies only
- *NEW* Judas Priest Screaming for Vengeance Picture Disc (3000 copies only)
- *NEW* Flaming Lips Rockabye Baby--12 track LP of Lullabys of Lips songs (1000 copies only)
- *NEW* Big Brother and the Holding Company featuring Janis Joplin Cheap Thrills 180g MONO LP.
- *NEW* Biz Markie Biz Never Sleeps Picture Disc LP
- *NEW* Fat Boys Fat Boys Pizza Box Picture Disc LP
- *NEW* Various Artists Death Might be Your Santa Claus (Blues focused holiday songs from the 20s to 50s)
- *NEW* ILSA Intoxicantations Gatefold LP on colored vinyl
- *NEW* Beck Sea Change MoFi PINK VINYL LP limited to 1000 copies only
- *NEW* Gary Clark Jr. Blak and Blu 2LP set, with 1 black LP and 1 blue LP (this is the only way to get this on colored vinyl is through Black Friday apparently)
STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER UPDATES AND MORE EXCLUSIVE RELEASE NEWS!!