Record Store Day - What are Dallas record stores and Warner Music Group doing?
This years record store day is coming in hot after much anticipation for the friendly fun and mostly free event. It's time for music lovers and vinyl collectors to come out of their probably 90’s-themed burrows to appreciate the many performances and limited edition pieces that are making appearances throughout the national event.
Dallas is home to some premium record stores located in our beloved uptown/downtown and even places with that certain small town charm like Mad World records located in the Denton Square. We’ve got several events going on including live performances open to the public for their viewing pleasure, all consisting of local bands eager for everyone to join in on their giddy excitement that comes hand in hand with performing for fellow music fans all day long.
Here is a list of those performances along with times and location below:
1808 Lower Greenville Ave
Dallas, TX 75206:
11am: Charley Crockett
DJ Bryan C (Bryan Coonrod)
Noon: Drawer Devils
DJ Wanz Dover (Soul Funktion)
1pm: Jason Eady
DJ Gabriel Mendoza (Away From The Numbers/Stoned Soul)
2pm: Dead Mockingbirds
DJ Joey Scandalous
3pm: Rodney Crowell
DJ Charlie Bubbles (Chad Stockslager)
4pm: MC 900 Ft Jesus
DJ Dead Wax of Damaged Goods (Brad Sigler)
DJ Culturegang of Damaged Goods
DJ Lo Down Loretta Brown (Erykah Badu)
8pm: The Texas Gentlemen
9pm: Cure For Paranoia
9:30pm: Medicine Man Revival
11pm: Pretties For You NYC feat. Dennis Dunaway of the original Alice Cooper group
2821 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy, Ste 100
Noon: Droo's Peace Crush
1pm: Brave Little Howl
2pm: The News Can Wait
3pm: Aztec Death
4pm: KRUM & DJ Sean P
6pm: Trai Bo
829 W Davis St,
Dallas, TX 75208:
10am: Kirk Thurmond
12pm: Reinventing Jude
1pm: Silas Nello
2pm: Body English
3pm: DJ Sober
6pm: Field Guide
7pm: Talkie Walkie
Members from Warner Music Group will also be basking in the fun-filled holiday and encouraging others to do so, by hosting a giveaway consisting of premium items. You can spot Kayla giving away items like T-shirts at Forever Young, and good ole goodie bags filled with buttons, stickers, and other items at Mad World Records, Josey Records, Spinster Records and Good Records.
Warner is also releasing a lengthy set of exclusive Record Store Day releases from their own artists and that list can be found below:
David Bowie: Live from Los Angeles 1974
The Cure: Greatest Hits
The Doors: Live at The Matrix 1967
The Flaming Lips: "Onboard the International Space Station Concert for Peace"
The Goo Goo Dolls: "Pick Pocket, Petty Thieves and Tiny Records (1987-1995)"
Grouplove: "Little Mess" EP
The Head and the Heart: "Stinson Beach Sessions"
ALL the Prince one's your lovely mind can imagine
Tegan and Sara: "Back In Your Head" and "Under Feet Like Ours"
The Regrettes: "Smoke"
The Shelters: "The Shelters Really Wanted You"
The Smiths: "The Boy With The Thorn in His Side"
Spoon: "Hot Thoughts"
The Lumineers: "Song Seeds"
Mayer Hawthorne: "Party of One"
Balance and Composure: "Slow Heart"
Iron and Wine: "Archives Series Volume No. 3"
The Wombats: "The Wombats Proudly Present... This Modern Glitch"
We hope to see all the locals faces participating in these giveaways, live shows and the chance to grab some exclusive vinyls.
Happy National Record Store day from your friends at Warner Music Group and Alt Philanthropy!