Very Excited about Record Store Day Events…
First There is the Vinyl, We have 11 Bins full of Special RSD Vinyl.
Our fill rate was Excellent and we have one of the largest selections in town this year!
The Hilotrons are Playing Live in the Store at 4PM, Their new LP is being played live for the first time and Philip Shaw Bova is helping us record it Live to Tape! DJ Zattar (Timekode) is spinning tunes all afternoon.
Our Main Prize Giveaway is a $500 Vintage Turntable Package. Also lots of Swag to hand out…From Hintonburger of course! and SuzieQ donuts…Our new Canvas Record Bags are being given out to the first 100 shoppers… Our main draw is held at 6PM and you dont have to be present, we will call the winner! Here are a few photos we shot this week….
Remember that RSD is a good time to go out and support your favorite Indie Record Store!!
A few of this week’s New arrivals!
Two Great Box Sets and some Randon Stuff!
The Breeders- LSXX 3 LPs w/4 10 inch & booklet
Can- Vinyl box set (180g) 17 LPs!!
Bill Evans & Brookmeyer- Ivory Hunters (180g)
Flaming Lips- Hit to Death in the Future
Flaming Lips- Soft Bulletin w/CD
Keith Kouna- Du Plaisir et des Bombes
Laura Marling- I Once was an Eagle
Alanis Morissette- Jagged Little Pill
Alanis Morissette- MTV Unplugged (180g)
Nirvana- 1992: Live at Reading (180g)
Pink Floyd- Dark Side of the Moon..back in stock
Vampire Weekend- S/T…back in stock
Vampire Weekend- Vampires of the Modern City…back in stock
Jack White- Blunderbuss ..back in stock
Lucinda Williams S/T- 25th Anniversary
Lots of Used Vinyl going out today too!!…
We had a real run on Used Jazz LPs over the weekend so another 50 going out today!
Thanks to everyone who came out to our 2 Day Post Boxing Day Purge!
Now For Day 2…Saturday from 10-6 pm…we have another 200 New Sealed LPs discounted..most up to 30-40%… The front NA Bins have been freshly stocked, Used copies of Zappa, Stones, Beatles, Smiths, Talking Heads, Dylan….
Plus I am stocking the Used Jazz with another 50-75 LPs….
Cookies, Espressos, Lots of Vintage Audio Gear…with discounts up to 25%…Should be another great day!
Couldn’t find suitable graphic…how about another Replacements video…I’m very predictable
Announcing Our FLASH Year End Sale/Purge!
Friday December 27th 10AM – 9 PM
Saturday December 28th 10AM – 6 PM
ALL Used Vinyl 15% off….
Selected New Sealed Vinyl Up to 40% off…
(Over 200 Lps and Many Box sets!)
Also on Sale …Tee Shirts… Sweat Shirts…
Some Higher End Audio Gear is 25%
McIntosh MC2155 + C32 Preamp
Marantz Stack…ask for details
Pioneer Elite Stack….ask for details…
Accuphase Stack….ask for details….
Tannoy Windsors…. 25% off
McIntosh Speakers.. 25% off
And Free Espressos!!
More Items as I think of them, Or dig them up at the warehouse,
or stumble across items in the basement…
This is our year end PURGE!
This Thursday…Dec 19th, at The Bytown …6:50 PM..there is an Advance screening of the new Coen Brothers film….Inside Llewyn Davis…
We still have 5 Double Passes left to give out..
Also have the soundtrack on Vinyl..and an Opened Play copy for you to test drive…The soundtrack is Superb! BTW…
Thanks to everyone who came out for the Black Friday RSD on Nov. 29th…It was a great day!
Here is a video we shot in the Evening as the day was winding down and the Empiricals were getting ready to Play!
Black Friday Update… Empiricals Play at 7PM! Store is open til 10PM!! plus no need to dress up!
Next Friday Morning at 10AM…doors open….We will have a nice selection of RSD Vinyl, We’ve ordered lots…..PLUS Giveaways…Hintonburger and Zsa Zsa Zsa Meal vouchers…Record Bags, T Shirts..Mayfair Passes..Draw for a turntable AND a Beatles Record Box (17 LPS) Used Vinyl is 10-15% off…Much of the Used Audio in the store is on Sale…DJ Zattar will spin 45s… At 7PM the Empiricals will play 6 NEW SONGS…amongst others.
Day Two! Saturday morning open at 10AM…Guest DJs during the Day…Plus Battle of the DJs…DJ Wig VS DJ Dubue at noon…
Free Cookies by Donna and Espresso shots on both days…
More Details next week, Hope you can make it out anytime over the weekend.
Here is a sample of today’s Newest new Vinyl
Pearl Jam……Lightning Bolt
Matthew Good Arrows of Desire (Nov 25th)
Franz Ferdinand…..Right Thoughts…..- Back in Stock
Pearl Jam Ten
Fleetwood Mac Pious Bird of Truth- Back in Stock
Fleetwood Mac Rumours – Back in Stock
Nick Drake Five Leaves Left
Stone Temple Pilots Purple
Wu Tang Clan Enter…(36 steps)
Tame Impala Innerspeaker
Chvches Bones of what….
Alanis Morissette Jagged Little Pill – Back in Stock
Blood Orange Cupid Deluxe
Massive Attack Mezzanine
Norah Jones Come away…- Back in Stock
and…much, much more…
McIntosh Speakers – Model ML-1C – Beautiful Wood Finish…88 lbs each…Cabinets are Perfect.
Crossovers have been Recapped…All four Bass and Bass Midrange Drivers have been Refoamed…using correct Foam.
These speakers have bass slam…but do all the little things well! Come in for a listen…