10 Coolest Vinyl Releases for Record Store Day (Photos)
David Bowie, Iron Maiden, and Star Wars highlight this year’s Record Store Day selections.
Jeremy Fuster | April 16, 2016 @ 2:00 PM
Last Updated: April 16, 2016 @ 3:51 PM
The hosts of this year's Record Store Day, Metallica, are honoring the victims of last fall's mass shooting at Paris' Bataclan concert hall by releasing an album of one of their shows in the famed venue.
In honor of the late David Bowie, a picture disc of "The Man Who Sold The World" is available today, along with an EP featuring recordings made prior to his debut album.
Bob Dylan is releasing "Melancholy Mood," a 7-inch EP that was previously exclusive to his recent Japanese tour.
If any Justin Bieber fans want to get in on the vinyl craze today, they can pick up a picture disc of his latest album,"Purpose."
This is a must for any audiophile: John Williams' soundtrack for "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is getting a special release on vinyl today.
Rappers are putting out stuff on vinyl today, too. Lil Wayne is re-releasing "Tha Carter" and "Tha Carter II" on double LPs.
In memory of the late Lemmy Kilmister, Motorhead's final album "Bad Magic," is getting a vinyl re-release.
Metal legends Iron Maiden have released a 12-inch single of their 18-minute historical epic, "Empire of the Clouds," featuring frontman Bruce Dickinson on piano.
Mumford and Sons are releasing a 7-inch of "There Will Be Time," a new song that had previously been an exclusive in South Africa.
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Florence + The Machine are releasing a blue vinyl single of their song "Delilah," with a cover of Neil Young's "Only Love Can Break Your Heart" on the B-Side.