BLACK FRIDAY WEEKEND AT RECORD STORES
The weekend of November 24 is a big one at record stores, and not just because there's a lot of cool, exclusive titles hitting the shelves for your holiday gift-giving and -getting needs. Record stores are a great place to get together to have some fun and that weekend is no exception (in all cases, see the store directly for more details)
BLACK FRIDAY 11/24
DMC AT LOONEY TUNES West Babylon NY 3 PM
Darryl "DMC" McDaniels has a busy weekend and he's starting it off by visiting LOONEY TUNES (also home to Brookvale Records, the label who are putting out his Black Friday release BACK FROM THE DEAD: THE LEGEND LIVES
RICHARD HELL AT GENERATION RECORDS New York City NY 1 PM
Richard Hell and the Voidoids' BLANK GENERATION is considered one of THE classic albums of the punk era, and he'll be heading to Generation on Black Friday to sign copies of the new 40th Anniversary edition (CD and Vinyl) coming for Black Friday.
BESIDE BOWIE: THE MICK RONSON STORY AT TRIPLE PLAY RECORDS Grand Junction CO 8 PM
This documentary film by Jon Brewer tells the story of Mick Ronson, the extraordinary guitarist who stood beside David Bowie during one of his most creative album runs. It's available on Blu-ray at record stores now, and Triple Play is hosting a free screening for Bowie fans to watch together.
SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY 11/25
DAWES AT FINGERPRINTS Long Beach CA 4 PM
Dawes releases the first ever record for Small Business Saturday and it's also their first ever live record! A double LP live recording called WE'RE ALL GONNA LIVE and it's on sale at record stores only 11/25. Dawes the band themselves are celebrating with a live performance at Fingerprints.
DMC AT VINTAGE VINYL Fords NJ 3 PM
Darryl is back! Back From The Dead that is, his new EP in record stores on 11/24. And he continues rocking the party at Vintage Vinyl on Small Business Saturday.
RICHARD HELL AT ROUGH TRADE Brooklyn NY 2 PM
The New York Icon finishes out his run of New York record stores at Rough Trade, signing copies of the 40th Anniversary edition re-release of BLANK GENERATION.
DMC AT RECORD ARCHIVE 3 PM
DMC rocks the mic once more, at a record store. Three of them in three days, as a matter of fact. Signing copies of his new EP, the one with the red vinyl and the KILLER cover.