Music lovers and vinyl junkies will flock to record stores across the world on April 21. That's the date for this year's Record Store Day, an annual celebration of independent music shops.
As part of the annual event, many artists will issue limited-run releases available only in indie record shops. This year's list features offerings from The Cure, Pink Floyd, Wilco, Courtney Barnett and many more.
More than 30 record stores in Colorado are set to participate in Record Store Day 2018. See the full list below, along with a searchable map.
Also, keep reading to see the exclusive releases that the CPR's OpenAir hosts are most excited to pick up later this month.
- Angelo's CDs & Records (Aurora)
- Albums On The Hill (Boulder)
- Bart's Record Shop (Boulder)
- Bogey's West Music (Castle Rock)
- Independent Annex (Colorado Springs)
- Independent Records & Video -- Downtown (Colorado Springs)
- Independent Records & Video -- North (Colorado Springs)
- Independent Records & Video -- South Central (Colorado Springs)
- The Leechpit (Colorado Springs)
- Angelo's CDs & Records -- Colfax (Denver)
- Angelo's CDs & Records -- Broadway (Denver)
- Black & Read (Denver)
- LPHound's Vinyl House (Denver)
- Twist & Shout (Denver)
- Wax Trax Records (Denver)
- Affordable Music (Dillon)
- Random Records (Durango)
- Southwest Sound (Durango)
- Sgt. Pepper's Music & Video (Estes Park)
- Rock 'n' Robin's (Fort Collins)
- The Bizarre Bazaar (Fort Collins)
- Independent Records & Video (Fountain)
- Triple Play Records (Grand Junction)
- Chain Reaction Records (Lakewood)
- Recycled Records LP (Longmont)
- Downtown Sound (Loveland)
- Eagle Valley Music (Minturn)
- Beat Pharm (Pueblo)
- Independent Records & Video (Pueblo)
- Pueblo Records & Tapes (Pueblo)
- All That (Steamboat Springs)
- Angelo's CDs & Records (Wheat Ridge)
- Wray Audio Video (Wray)
Releases We're Excited For In 2018
- Chicano Batman: "Chicano Batman"
- The Regrettes / The Distillers: "Side By Side"
- The Rolling Stones: "Their Satanic Majesties Request"
- Various Artists: "Hillbillies In Hell: Volume 666 (Country Music's Tormented Testament: 1952-1974)"
- Jeff Beck: "Truth"
- Soft Cell: "Say Hello Wave Goodbye" / "Youth Reimagined" 12" single
- Kevin Morby + Waxahatchee: "Farewell Transmission" / "Dark Don't Hide It" 7" single
- Mac DeMarco / Shamir: "Beat Happening Covers"
- The National: "Boxer Live in Brussels"
- Various Artists: "Krush Groove Original Soundtrack"
- Ben Kweller: "Sha Sha"
- Uncle Tupelo: "No Depression Demos"
- David Bowie: “Let’s Dance (Full Length Demo)” 12” single
- The Waterfront: "Normandy (On The Beach)"
- Tank & The Bangas: "Live Vibes"
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