Andy's Record Store Day 2017 Picks!
Record Store Day is in less two weeks - April 22nd, to be exact - so we asked some of our Easy Street staff to share their most wanted lists, starting with our Vinyl Czar, Andy Nelson!
Rush - Cygnus X-1 - 12" EP
2017 marks the 40th anniversary of A Farewell To Kings and to kickstart the celebration, Books I & II of "Cygnus X-1" are newly compiled together for the first time ever as an audiophile 180g vinyl EP with brand new artwork by longtime Rush artwork creative director Hugh Syme.
Elton John - 17/11/70 - 2xLPs
Originally released in 1971, 17-11-70 was Elton John's first ever live album. Presented here in a new expanded 2-LP edition, it features the original album, remastered in 2016 by Bob Ludwig, with seven additional tracks - six previously unreleased songs mixed by longtime Elton John collaborator Matt Still in Atlanta plus the 1995 bonus track "Amoreena".
Wipers - Better Off Dead - 7" single
First ever recordings of historic NW band The Wipers, originally released in 1978 and reissued here for the first time, with original artwork.
Pink Floyd - Interstellar Overdrive - 12" single
A previously unreleased 14:57 minute recording from 1966, released in mono at 33 1/3 for Record Store Day.
Link Wray - Beans and Fatback - 12" LP
Long story...read all about it here!