It’s not official but we like the idea of today being Little Record Store Day. It’s the only shopping we’re really going to consider. You might want to consider it too.
We know that Decatur CD, Criminal Records and to a lesser extent Wax n Facts and Wuxtry will be open and participating in special sales today. We also know that Tall Stax in Sandy Springs is having a buy four get one free sale all weekend.
Here’s a list of just some of the special and limited releases that will be available only through independent record stores.
Cee Lo (12″ single), Grinderman (12″ single), U2 (live 12″), George Harrison (3LP All Things), Tom Petty (7″), Bob Dylan (7″), Bruce Springsteen (7″), Rocky Erickson (DVD), Sharon Jones (7″ box set), Soundgarden (7″), Dr. Dog (7″), Killing Joke (2CD deluxe), Black Crowes (live 10″), Drive-By Truckers (10″), Black Keys (2LP), Iron & Wine (12″/CD single), Gaslight Anthem (7″), Frank Sinatra (Christmas LP), KT Tunstall (CD EP), MGMT (7″), Cage the Elephant (7″), The Doors (180 gram 12″), Pantera (LP reissue), The Sword (12″ picture disc), Monster Magnet (CD).