Record Store Day is just around the corner on Saturday, April 20! This annual event brings together music lovers of all kinds to celebrate local music and independent record stores. Check out what Local First Arizona members have planned - lots of great festivities all over the state!
Zia Records Zia is going all out for this year's Record Store Day! Check out what they have going on in Phoenix and Tucson:
In Store Exclusives: This year we're looking forward to hundreds of terrific Record Store Day exclusive Vinyl and CD releases, special in-store events and a big celebration of Record stores across the world! All Zia locations will open at 9AM on Record Store Day. More information here. Find a store near you.
Support Local Music: Zia Records will release their 7th volume of "You Heard Us Back When," their annual collection of local music from Arizona and Las Vegas. This is their biggest compilation yet, with 40 artists and bands! The compilation is $3 with all proceeds from the sales going to HALO Animal Rescue.
Stinkweeds Records 12 W Camelback Rd, Phoenix, Arizona It's right around the corner! As always, we will be throwing one kick ass party. Enjoy live music, Record Store Day limited releases, and food and drink (food trucks)! We are lining up an amazing group of bands to play this party. For certain, we will have Spirit Cave, featuring Ryan Breen of Back Ted and Ted and Mike Bell of Lymbyc Systym, Wooden Indian, and all the way from London England, Cheatahs! Also, we'll be doing some awesome raffles though out the day, for Stinkweeds Gift Cards, CD and LP give aways and some gift certificates for some of your favorite spots around town. More information here.
The Record Room 4211 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale, Arizona Come celebrate Record Store Day at the Record Room! The best exclusives, plus tons of new & used vinyl! We'll also have a record swap on the patio, limited t-shirts, cool giveaways, food and drink, and a special in-store appearance by the SHE*RIFFS featuring Alice Bag and members of French Girls & JJCNV at 3:00 p.m.! Doors open at 9:00 a.m., free coffee and donuts on hand! More information here.