We asked some local record retailers to pick three favorites from the special Record Store Day releases they will have in stock Saturday.
3820 E. Lake St., Mpls. • picks by Laura Hoenack
Cake, “Vinyl Box Set.” Eight-LP, 175-gram colored vinyl.
The Litter, “Action Woman b/w Legal Matter.” 7-inch reissue.
Brian Jonestown Massacre/Magic Castles split 12-inch on “gray splattered” vinyl.
Hymie’s RSD Block Party: Two stages, free, all ages, 14 bands starting with Brian Laidlaw (11 a.m.) and including the Ericksons (1 p.m.), Chastity Brown (2), Pennyroyal (3:30), Ben Weaver (4), Black Diet (5), Martin Devaney (also 5), the Cactus Blossoms (6), Southside Desire (7) and Brian Just Band (8).
2557 Lyndale Av. S., Mpls. • picks by Dan Cote
Spoon, “Loveways” (12-inch). Getting a vinyl release for the very first time.
“Dunedin Double 2x12,” various artists. Reissue of the influential compilation from New Zealand.
Songs: Ohia, “Journey On — Collected Singles” (7-inch box set).
In-store set: Lee Baines (5 p.m.).
381 N. Wabasha St., St. Paul • picks by Martin Devaney
Drive By Truckers, “Dragon Pants” (10-inch). Outtakes from the band’s new album.
R.E.M., “MTV Unplugged” (box).