Record Store Day release roundup

By | Published on Thursday 7 April 2011

Record Store Day

A veritable smorgasbord of enticing releases are scheduled to mark the annual celebration of musical independence that is Record Store Day on 16 Apr. If you weren’t already aware, the following treats will only be available at independent record shops on the appointed day. Hurrah!

Amongst the temporary array of exclusives is a single from US rockabilly bloke Dan Sartain, and vinyl offerings from the likes of Mazes, Miles Kane and The View. Specially-commissioned EPs from Beth Ditto, Esben & The Witch and Tracey Thorne will also be available.

Various split singles will also be released, including a collaboration between Brad Laner and Joensuu 1685, plus a tribute to Cardiacs’ lead singer Tim Smith by Oceansize and Porcupine Tree. of Montreal have also paired up with Casiokids on another dual release entitled ‘Expecting To Fly’/’London Zoo’.

Stay abreast of the Record Store Day updates and goings on by consulting the website: