Record Store Day is around the corner. What are you getting?
Published: April 18, 2012
Danny Brown: Despite a general lack of hip-hop offerings, there are still a few RSD highlights, topped out by the first vinyl pressing of eccentric bad-boy Danny Brown’s 2011 break-out LP XXX. The double white vinyl will also feature a bonus, and as-yet-unidentified, 7-inch single.
- M83: “Mirror” (7-inch single)
- Bruce Springsteen: “Rocky Ground/The Promise” (7-inch single)
- Misfits: Walk Among Us (7-inch colored vinyl)
- Beach House: “Lazuli”/”Equal Mind” (7-inch single)
- Afrika Bambaataa/MC5: “Kick Out the Jams” (7-inch split single)
- Genesis: Spot the Pigeon (EP)
- Deerhoof/of Montreal: “Stygian x Bisection” (7-inch split single)
- David Bowie: “Starman” (7-inch picture disc)
- JuiceheaD/Osaka Popstar: “Waiting Room” (7-inch Fugazi cover)
- U.S. Elevator’s covers of Joni Mitchell's"Both Sides Now" and Jim Croce's “Spin, Spin, Spin.” (7-inch)
- Creepoid/Shores: “Golden String"/"Weak Trees" (split EP)
San Antonio's lone participating Record Store Day store, Hogwild Records (1824 N Main), will be open on April 21 from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Though Hogwild will carry the majority of RSD official releases, supplies are limited and on a first-come first-served basis. A complete list of RSD releases is available at recordstoreday.com/specialreleases.
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