21 Record Store Day Black Friday Titles to Look for on November 29th

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21 Record Store Day Black Friday Titles to Look for

What are you thankful for this Thanksgiving? Is it awesome new tunes, out in unexpected formats, filled with "previously unreleased" promise? Head out to Black Friday at Amoeba on November 29th and you'll be counting your blessings, whether your "blessing" of choice is a picture disc, first-ever vinyl pressing, or limited edition 7" single. This year's Record Store Day Black Friday releases feature some of the most exciting titles to pass through our stores on any RSD -- both the annual April extravaganza and the November retail rocker included.

Part of what makes RSD Black Friday so spcial is the limited nature of many of these releases, so take a look at this year's .pdf menu of titles and plan ahead. If you can't make it in to one of our stores on 11/29, there's still hope you can snag one of these titles. We'll add remaining RSDBF releases to starting Saturday, 11/30 at 5am PT.

Record Store Day Black Friday 2019

Please note: All Record Store Day Black Friday items are limit one per customer, no holds or phone orders. RSDBF titles are available in-store only on Nov 29. Remaining titles will available for sale online starting Nov 30 at 5am PT.

In addition to these spectacular new titles, we will also special Black Friday sales on headphones, posters, select turntables, green tag DVDs & Blu-ray, and a gift certificate sale between 5-6pm only. Find out more about the Black Friday deals and happenings at Amoeba.

Read on to discover 21 choice releases we'll be stocking in genres like rock, hip-hop, country, oldies, and soul. These musical gems should inspire you to get up out of your food coma and journey on down to your local Amoeba store on November 29th...because RSD Black Friday comes but once a year.

Neighbourhood #1

Arcade FireNeighbourhood #1 (7")

One of Arcade Fire's most sought after singles is now available as a sure-to-be-collectible 7". A replication of the original Merge Records single, Neighbourhood #1 also includes the B-side of “My Buddy,” a tribute to Will and Win Butler’s late grandfather, jazz musician Alvino Rey.

Jeff Buckley Live at KCRW

Jeff Buckley - Live at KCRW: Morning Becomes Eclectic (LP)

This previously unreleased live session hits stores this month in celebration of the 25th anniversary of Buckley's Grace. A Record Store Day Exclusive, the LP features Buckley's backing band from Grace performing live on KCRW's Morning Becomes Eclectic.

Patsy Cline Sweet Dreams

Patsy Cline - Sweet Dreams: The Complete Decca Masters 1960-1963 (LP)

The good people at Third Man Records are releasing Patsy Cline's complete Decca masters on lovely pink, purple, and yellow pastel vinyl. This triple LP comes in a tri-gatefold sleeve and features all of Patsy Cline and The Jordanaires' most-loved hits.

Devo Live!

Devo - Devo Live! (LP)

Available as a commercial release for the first time, this LP was originally pressed in the 1980s as part of the “Warner Bros. Music Show” series of radio-only promotional albums. Six tracks from this LP went on to make up part of the DEV-O Live 12" mini-album.

Chet Baker It Could Happen To you

Chet Baker - It Could Happen to You (Chet Baker Sings) (LP)

Class up your life with this reissue of the ultra-rare 1958 MONO version of the classic Chet Baker LP. This gorgeous piece of wax was cut from the analog master and pressed onto high-quality 180-gram vinyl.

Miles Davis Early Minor

Miles Davis - Early Minor: Rare Miles From The Complete In A Silent Way Sessions (LP)

You may have heard some of these songs on 2001's The Complete in a Silent Way Sessions...but have you heard them on vinyl yet? You'll be able to for the first time ever, when this RSD Exclusive release makes Davis' lyrical pre-Bitches Brew work available for the first time on wax.

Vince Guaraldi Charlie Brown Christmas

Vince Guaraldi - A Charlie Brown Christmas RSD3 Blind Box Series (3" Record)

Experience Vince Guaraldi's beloved holiday album like you've never experienced it before: on the RSD3 mini-turntable. It's called a "Blind Box" because the track you'll receive on this tiny piece of wax is a surprise. Possibilities include "Hark The Herald Angels Sing," "Skating," "Linus and Lucy," and "Christmastime Is Here."

Herbie Hancock Directstep

Herbie Hancock- Directstep (LP)

Available on vinyl for the first time in thirty years, Directstep stems from the period Herbie Hancock spent creating Japan-only releases for Columbia Records. This 1979 LP features then-groundbreaking Direct-to-Disc technology and forward-thinking musical gear like the Lyricon (an electronic wind instrument), the Prophet-5 synth, and the Sennheiser Vocoder.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year

Jimi Hendrix - Merry Christmas and Happy New Year (12" Picture Disc)

Ring in the holiday season with this rockin' picture disc medley of “Little Drummer Boy,” “Silent Night,” and “Auld Lang Syne.” Also features "Three Little Bears," an outtake from the Electric Ladyland sessions.

The JB's More Mess on My Thing

The J.B.'s - More Mess on My Thing (LP)

Here it is, your first chance to own the demo Bootsy Collins recorded for James Brown in 1969 that would lead to the band becoming The J.B.'s. Taken from Brown's original multi-track masters, the LP features the complete version of "When You Feel It, Grunt If You Can" and unreleased instrumental, "The Wedge."

Lizzo Coconut Oil

Lizzo - Coconut Oil (LP)

Before Lizzo was a household name, there was 2016's Coconut Oil EP. Out now for the first time on vinyl, this extra special release comes on milky white wax with a coconut-scented insert.

Paul McCartney Home Tonight

Paul McCartney - Home Tonight / In a Hurry (7" Picture Disc)

Featuring two tracks recorded by Greg Kurstin during the sessions for McCartney's album Egypt Station. This limited edition picture disc features new artwork created exclusively for Record Store Day Black Friday, based on the parlour game Exquisite Corpse.

Pearl Jam MTV Unplugged

Pearl Jam - MTV Unplugged (LP)

Journey back to a time when Pearl Jam's star was first rising after their debut American tour. Available for the first time on vinyl -- and out on 180g -- MTV Unplugged compiles seven songs featured in the original broadcast.

Elvis Presley American Sound Highlights

Elvis Presley - American Sound 1969 Highlights (LP)

This double-LP features rare and unreleased outtakes gleaned from the 1969 From Elvis In Memphis sessions. Featuring Elvis at the height of his power, this LP is out on vinyl for the first time ever.

The Raven

Lou Reed - The Raven (LP)

Reed's 19th album, 2003's The Raven, is available for the first time on vinyl. This RSD Exclusive features the talents of David Bowie and Laurie Anderson interpreting the classic works of Edgar Allan Poe.

Roots of Sublime

Sublime - Roots of Sublime (LP)

This double-LP celebrates the bands that influenced ground-breaking LBC band Sublime. Out on black and white splatter vinyl, the LP features songs by the likes of Bad Brains and The Wailing Souls paired with the Sublime track they inspired.

They Might Be Giants

They Might Be Giants - Don't Let's Start (12" EP)

Limited to a mere 1,000 discs, this reissue of TMBG's seminal Don't Let's Start EP is pressed on 180-gram clear vinyl. Each EP is hand-numbered and features the remastering skills of Ue Nastasi.

U2 Three

U2 - Three (12")

Before U2 were full-on legends, there was the Three EP. This 180-gram numbered reissue of the 1979 Irish EP includes tracks recorded at Dublin's Windmill Lane Studios by producer Chas De Whalley: "Out of Control," "Stories for Boys," and "Boy-Girl."

A Slice of Delicious Vinyl

Various Artists - A Slice of Delicious Vinyl: Rare Singles & RMXS (LP)

Iconic LA label Delicious Vinyl presents a treasure trove of rare singles, remixes, and b-sides on this funked up compilation LP. Pressed on gleaming red wax, this is an RSD Exclusive release.


Paul Westerberg & Grandpaboy - Stereo / Mono (LP)

Westerberg's 2002 double-CD release finds new life on vinyl! Available for the first time ever on wax, the album is limited to 5,000 pressed worldwide.

Hank Williams The 1940 Recordings

Hank Williams - The 1940 Recordings (7")

Out on red wax, this RSD Exclusive title pairs perfectly with last year's The First Recordings 1938 7". Restored and remastered by the Grammy-winning Hank Williams legacy team, this 7" features some of the legendary singer's earliest homemade recordings.

Download the full .pdf list of limited edition Record Store Day Black releases available at Amoeba stores on November 29th.

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