Friday, April 20, 2012

Biz 3 RSD Exclusive Releases

An MP3 could never replace the nostalgia factor of digging through crates of old records, which is why Biz 3 is celebrating this year’s Record Store Day on April 21st . Read on for your favorite Biz 3 artists’ and labels’ rare and exclusive vinyl goodies and prepare to dust off the ol’ needle.

Fool’s Gold Records: Danny Brown’s XXX RSD edition 
Danny Brown’s XXX will be available on double disc white vinyl in gatefold sleeve, with bonus 7” of “XXXapellas” for DJs and producers. Limited pressing for Record Store Day. The XXX standard edition (double disc on standard vinyl in gatefold, no 7”) will be available after RSD edition sells out 

Fool’s Gold Records: Danny Brown’s XXX for sale @ Fool’s Gold BKLYN
The Fool’s Gold store will  be selling XXX and will also be running additional vinyl centric promotions, including free 12”s with every purchase.
Fool’s Gold store, 536 Metropolitan, Brooklyn, NY 11211

Ingrid Label: Ingrid Volym I Debut Release
Swedish powerhouse label formed by Lykke Li, Miike Snow, Bjorn Yttling and Joakim Ahlund will be making their official debut on Record Store Day this April 21st with a 15-track compilation. The release will feature new original tracks from Scandinavian musicians and the label founders.

Innovative Leisure Recordings INNOV8 Limited Edition Vinyl 8” Series
The new Innov8 series from Innovative Leisure includes:

Nick Waterhouse/Allah-Lahs Split 8”

Hanni El Khatib - Human Fly B-W Roachcock 8”

Miike Snow Exclusive “Devil’s Work” 12” Vinyl 
The exclusive vinyl includes the Alex Metric Remix and Ruben Haze Remix of Miike Snow single “Devil’s Work”

Miike Snow Record Store Competition to win a Crosley Turntable and signed vinyl
Miike Snow are launching a competition to encourage people down to their local record store. To enter you simply take a photo of yourself in your local store with something Miike Snow-related. The most imaginative photo wins a Crosley Turntable and a signed vinyl. 
Visit the Miike Snow Facebook page to enter:

Numero Group:  WTNG: Solid Bronze. 
This tribute compilation boasts 11 regional tracks playing homage to the compilations of local soft rock acts that AM stations used to offer as giveaways. Shuffled into many (but not all) orders are translucent blue vinyl and opaque pink vinyl  (about 300 of each).

Pelican/Playing Enemy Split 7” 
Limited edition RSD repress of the rare Pelican/Playing Enemy split 7” on colored vinyl being issued by Hawthorne Street Records.

Pelican  Australasia 2xLP 
Long awaited reissue of Pelican’s eponymous debut album in strictly limited edition on 1400 copies spread across a variety of vinyl colors and packed in heavy weight tip-on style gatefold sleeves.

XL Recordings: Sigur Ros - hvarf / heim double LP
This album came out in 2007. One disc is live acoustic recordings, the other is rarities. This is the first time it’s being released on vinyl and has gatefold packaging and Coca-Cola bottle tinted vinyl.