Record Store Day 2014: Twin Cities events guide
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The exclusive, limited-edition releases aren't the only things that get music fans to come out in droves on Record Store Day. Many local, independent record shops go all out for the big day, bringing in a strong lineup of bands, food, and refreshments for their patrons, making the event that much more special for everyone involved.
This year, plenty of record shops throughout the Twin Cities have stellar entertainment line-ups planned for Record Store Day. Here's a handy list to let you know all the musical festivities that await you tomorrow.
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Address: 2000 3rd Av. S., Minneapolis
Hours: 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Specials/Food: Glam Doll Donuts and Peace Coffee will be available, with World Street Kitchen and Chef Shack food trucks on site. Music in the Zoo giveaways in store throughout the day. Limited Lizzo 7" with $20+ purchases.
9:15 a.m. - Jeremy Messersmith & The Starfolk's Brian Tighe
10 a.m. - DJ Jake Rudh of Transmission
11 a.m. - Two Harbors
11:30 a.m. - DJ Jake Rudh
12 p.m. - The Premiums
1 p.m. - Portage
2 p.m. - Middle Class Rut
3 p.m. - Sonny Knight & The Lakers
4 p.m. - K.Raydio & Psymun
Hymie's Vintage Records
Address: 3820 E Lake St, Minneapolis
Hours: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Specials/Food: Outdoor Beer Garden sponsored by Merlins Rest Pub, free Lizzo 7" when you purchase any local record, PBR specials and vinyl sales throughout the day.
11 a.m. - Brian Laidlaw & the Family Trade
12:30 p.m. - The White Whales
2 p.m. - Whiskey Jeff Death and the Beer Back Band
3:30 p.m. - PENNYROYAL
5 p.m. - Black Diet
11 a.m. - Adam Kiesling and Mikkel Beckman (Corpse Reviver)
12 p.m. - The Poor Nobodys
1 p.m. - The Ericksons
2 p.m. - Chastity Brown
3 p.m. - Jake Manders Music
4 p.m. - Ben Weaver
5 p.m. - Martin Devaney
6 p.m. - The Cactus Blossoms
7 p.m. - Southside Desire
8 p.m. - Brian Just Band
|Glam Doll Donuts will once again be providing treats to Electric Fetus record hunters|
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|Hymie's will again have an outdoor music stage set up for a day filled with great performances|
Address: 2411 Hennepin Ave S. Minneapolis
Hours: 9 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Specials/Food: Soundset VIP tickets giveaway, Atmosphere/Brother Ali/Eyedea catalog giveaways, Limited-edition Rhymesayers releases, deep discounts on select CDs, vinyl, and merchandise.
Performances (Times TBA):
Ceewhy & Guerilla Panic
DJs spinning vinyl from the Fifth Element crates all day
Address: 381 Wabasha Street North, Saint Paul
Hours: 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Specials/Food: Limited silk-screened poster, limited numbers of the Lizzo 7", plus a wide array of Record Store Day releases.
Various DJs spinning vinyl all day.
The lineup for now (more to be added): Danny Sigelman (Secret Stash Records)
Martha & Neil Weir (The Chambermaids, Old Blackberry Way)
Jake Rudh (Transmission, The Current)
Terry Walsh (Belfast Cowboys)
Dr. Midnight (mystery)
Jason Nagel (96.3 KTWIN)
Martin Dosh (Dosh)
Joe Baumgart (St. Dominic's Trio)