Kevin's Record Store Day 2017 Picks!
Heads up! Kevin Larson is our new merchandising & programs director, but he's not really new to Easy Street - he was one of our original staff way back in the day! He went on to work for record labels for a decade before coming back to us, and we couldn't be happier. Here is Kevin's wish list for Record Store Day 2017, which is coming right up this Saturday, April 22nd! We open at 7am sharp...we'll see ya then!
Fleetwood Mac - Alternate Mirage - 12" LP
An album of alternate takes from the Mirage Deluxe Edition, originally released in 2016. Includes the early versions of Mirage favorites "Gypsy," "Hold On" and "Oh Diane." First time on vinyl. (Limited worldwide release of 6500.)
Madonna - Dance Mix - 12" EP
Dance Mix is a 1985 four-track EP originally released only in South America. The rare 12" features Madonna's groundbreaking hit "Into The Groove" from the 1985 film Desperately Seeking Susan, an extended dance mix of 1984 single "Angel" produced by Nile Rodgers, a 12" "Chica Material (Material Girl)" remix by John "Jellybean" Benitez and produced by Nile Rodgers and "Vacacion" (Holiday) produced by John "Jellybean" Benitez. Dance Mix is being released for the first time worldwide for Record Store Day 2017. (Limited worldwide release of 8000.)
Stevie Nicks - Rarities - 10" EP
This Record Store Day release is a 10" featuring rare demos, plus live and early takes from Bella Donna and Wild Heart deluxe editions. Includes two key Stevie Nicks soundtrack cuts: "Blue Lamp" (from the Heavy Metal soundtrack) and "Sleeping Angel" (from the Fast Times at Ridgemont High soundtrack). (Limited worldwide release of 7500.)
Eric Church - Caught In The Act Live - 2xLP
For Record Store Day, Eric Church's album Caught in the Act Live will be released on special edition red vinyl and will include a special RSD EXCLUSIVE T-shirt offer for fans. SIDE A: 01 Before She Does 02 How 'Bout You 03 Drink In My Hand 04 Over When It's Over 05 I'm Gettin' Stoned SIDE B: 01 Creepin' 02 Keep On 03 Sinners Like Me 04 Longer Gone 05 Those I've Loved LP 2 SIDE C: 01 Country Music Jesus 02 Pledge Allegiance To The Hag 03 A Country Boy Can Survive 04 Homeboy 05 Lightning SIDE D: 01 Lotta Boot Left To Fill 02 Smoke A Little Smoke/Sweet Leaf 03 These Boots 04 Springsteen/Born To Run
Nilsson - Nilsson Schmilsson - 12" LP
Harry Nilsson’s 1971 masterpiece Nilsson Schmilsson will be pressed on yellow and white split color vinyl for Record Store Day. This classic LP—the first of two that Nilsson recorded in England with producer Richard Perry—features the Grammy Award-winning No. 1 hit “Without You” (written and originally recorded by Badfinger and later a hit for Mariah Carey) plus the quirky Top 10 smash “Coconut” and the hard-driving “Jump Into the Fire.” This special reissue also includes a reproduction of the poster included with original copies of the album.
The Smiths - The Boy With The Thorn In His Side - 7" single
A 7" single featuring previously unreleased versions of "The Boy With The Thorn In His Side" and "Rubber Ring". Includes new artwork featuring Salford actor Albert Finney. (Limited worldwide release of 12,000.)
Pearl Jam - State Of Love And Trust / Breath - 7" single
These 2 singles first appeared on Cameron Crowe's Singles OST over 25 years ago. Packaged together here as a double gatefold 7" single.