Twin Cities Record Store Day 2013 deals and specials roundup
|Photo by Erik Hess|
This Saturday, get out early to support your local stores, and to help you find the exclusive deals, Gimme Noise has compiled a list specials and deals from stores around the Twin Cities.
Record Store Day 2012 across Minneapolis
Record Store Day 2013 Release List
** Please note that not every release will be available at every store as each is a limited quantity release and not every store will be able to get hold of everything they order.
2000 Fourth Avenue S
- Angry Catfish Bicycle Shop & Coffee Bar will provide free bicycle safety checks in the garage behind the Electric Fetus--bring your bike!
- Food trucks Natedogs and Hola Arepa will be serving in the back lot all day
- Intelligentsia will provide free coffee for the first 500 people through the doors.
- New local shop Glam Doll Donuts will provide donuts to early customers
- All three Electric Fetus stores (Minneapolis, St. Cloud and Duluth) will have the new
American Buffalo Vol. 2 vinyl release available with any $50+ purchase on Record Store
Day while supplies last.
- Big Cats, Gay Witch Abortion, BNLX, Haley Bonar, Greg Grease, Dan Israel, Fathom Lane, Bloodnstuff, A. Wolf & Her Claws, Solid Gold, The Pines, and Gospel Gossip all have songs featured on the compilation album.
- Hourly prize drawings will be held from 10am to 3pm (winning customer must be present to
win). Prizes include vinyl, CDs and concert tickets.
- First customers of the day will receive "goodie bags"--details and quantities are a secret
- 11 am - Greg Grease
- 12 pm - The 4onthefloor
- 1 pm - Frankie Lee
- 2 pm - Black Angels
- 3 pm - Dave King Trucking Company
3820 E Lake Street
- Charlie Parr Rooster double 10" vinyl
- Noiseland compilation: American Buffalo II giveaway for customers
- 10¢ record sidewalk sale
- Beer garden sponsored by Merlins Rest Pub pouring taps from Northgate Brewery and Harriet Brewery
Friday, April 19, 2013
- Charlie Parr performance, AA, Free, 3 pm
- Wizards are Real
- Chastity Brown
- Tyler Haag & the Bar
- Martin Devaney
- Ben Weaver
- The Ericksons
- Jake Manders
- Southside Desire
- Big Quarters
- Audio Perm
- Prissy Clerks
- White Whales
- Brian Laidlaw & the Family Trade
2411 Hennepin Ave.
Very limited 7" releases from: Atmosphere (as Demosexual), Brother Ali, and The Uncluded (Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson). More details here.
Performances:1:00: DJ Mike The 2600 King
2:00: Haphduzn & Dimitry Killstorm
2:30: Noam The Drummer
3:30: Greg Grease
4:00: DJ Espada
5:00: Mixed Blood Majority
5:30: DJ Kool Akiem
822 W 98th Street
Down in the Valley - Golden Valley
8020 Olson Memorial Highway
- Exclusive RSD releases-large selection/limited quanities
- Free Stuff
- Live music (Golden Valley location)
- 4:20 Celebration
- 4:20 Raffle. Prizes include: $420 gift card, PHX Waterpipe, and Heady Grab Bag
- 20% Storewide sale *restrictions apply
Down in the Valley - Crystal
5582 W Broadway
Down in the Valley - Maple Grove
Grove Square Shopping Center
I-94 & Weaver Lake Road
Cheapo - Minneapolis
1300 W Lake Street
Cheapo - St. Paul
80 N Snelling Ave.
Opening at 9 am
Cheapo - Blaine
170 89th Ave. NE