Record Store Day Events at Our Stores Saturday, April 22, 2017

Record Store Day 2017

Record Store Day 2017


 

What is Record Store Day?

On Saturday, April 22, hundreds of independently owned music stores across the world will simultaneously unite with the purpose of celebrating our culture and the unique place that record stores occupy in our local communities and beyond.

 

Exclusive Releases
 

We'll have hundreds of limited edition exclusive releases available 4/22 in-store only. View PDF.


RSD product is limited to stock on hand and available on a first come, first served basis. No holds, no phone orders. Limit one copy per title per customer. We cannot accept any store coupons on RSD releases.


Remaining RSD titles will be posted for sale on Amoeba.com after 5AM on 4/23.


Shop previous titles here.



 

Store Sales

Sales valid at all three stores on Saturday, 4/22 only.
Limited to stock on hand. Discount not valid online.

 

20% Off All Turntables
(Excludes the RSD Star Wars turntable)

20% Off All Used DVDs and Blu-ray

20% Off All Used Books

20% Off All Posters
(including framed & collectible pieces)



 

Record Store Day 2017 Contest

In honor of Record Store Day, we want to give you a killer turntable, a ton of great vinyl and a $100 Amoeba Music Gift Certificate. Enter Now!
 

 

Amoeba Hollywood Events
 

RECORD STORE DAY EXCLUSIVES
Amoeba Hollywood uses a menu system for RSD releases in the morning. The line for RSD titles will form on Ivar early on Saturday. We’ll have coffee & treats from our friends at the Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf for the early morning customers in line.

 

FREE GIFT BAGS
Record Store Day Gift Bags with purchase (while supplies last).



STORE HOURS ON RSD
The store opens at 10:30AM on April 22. There is no wait to enter the store for the day's festivities, but if you want to purchase RSD titles, please line up on Ivar. Amoeba Hollywood closes at 11PM on RSD.

 


TRADE COUNTER HOURS
Amoeba Hollywood's Trade Counter will open late at 2PM and will close at 9PM.

 


HOW DOES RECORD STORE DAY WORK AT AMOEBA HOLLYWOOD?
Amoeba Hollywood uses menus and our staff pulls RSD titles for customers in the morning. Watch this short video to see how the process works.

 


LIVE SILK SCREENING
12PM 'til 3 or 4PM (whenever we run out)
Our friends from Family Industries will be live screening special RSD17 designs onto t-shirts and tote bags with all proceeds going to the Silverlake Conservatory of Music. Brought to you again this year by the good folks at ANTI- / Epitaph Records. Choose from several designs, including one by the multi-talented Nick Steinhardt from Touché Amoré, another by illustrator / designer Oliver Hibert, and one by artist Kii Arens.

 

SPECIAL GUESTS
Harriet Brown HARRIET BROWN DJ SET
1PM

Producer, writer & performer Harriet Brown celebrates his debut album, Contact (out 4/21 on Innovative Leisure), with a funky set to kick off the live jams for RSD 2017.
Seymour Stein

SEYMOUR STEIN SIGNING
2PM
A signing with the legendary Sire Records co-founder Seymour Stein. Purchase the Record Store Day release, Just Say 50: Sire Records 50th Anniversary Box Set, to meet Mr. Stein and get your copy signed.

Gaby Moreno GABY MORENO DJ SET
3PM

Latin Grammy-winning Guatemalan singer-songwriter Gaby Moreno plays some of her fave tunes and meets fans! Her new album, Ilusión, is out now on CD and LP.

 

POP-UP TRIVIA
Happening randomly throughout the day

Chances to win Pioneer headphones, tabletop speakers, Amoeba gift certificates & more!

 

FOOD & FESTIVITIES
1PM - 4PM (outside the store)

Amoeba Prize Wheel Delicious Pizza Hubert's Lemonade
Prize Wheel
$1 a spin. Benefits Downtown Women's Center
Delicious Pizza
Slices of pizza for sale
Hubert's Lemonade
Free lemonade
Caricatures by Draw the Line Entertainment Weruva Warner Broths Truck
Caricatures by Draw the Line Entertainment
Free caricatures for the kids
Weruva
Awesome pet food samples & RSD themed airbrush tattoos
Warner Bros. Truck
Stopping by between 1-3pm with ice cream + music treats
Body Factory
The impossible project
LA Weekly
Body Factory
Free smoothie samples
The Impossible Project
Photo Booth
LA Weekly

 

 

Amoeba San Francisco Events


RSD EXCLUSIVES
Amoeba San Francisco will put exclusive RSD releases on the sales floor.

 

FREE GIFT BAGS
Record Store Day Gift Bags with purchase (while supplies last).

 

STORE HOURS ON RSD
Amoeba San Francisco is open 10AM - 8PM on April 22.

 

LIVE SILK SCREENING
10AM - 2PM

Special RSD 2017 designs will be live screened onto a t-shirt or tote bag. Brought to you by Free Gold Watch. (While supplies last.)

 

TICKET GIVEAWAYS ON TWITTER
Follow @AmoebaSF on Twitter for Fillmore ticket giveaways all day long.

 

GUEST DJ SETS
DJ Bearzbub DJ BEARZBUB
10AM

Playing one of his extraordinary mixes that will have you punch-dancing through the crowded aisles, looking for that next piece of treasure.
B-Side Brujas B-SIDE BRUJAS
11:45AM

We welcome the return of the B-SIDE BRUJAS! Soul and oldies jams that were made for Saturday afternoons.
DJ Purple Pam DJ PURPLE PAM
1:30PM

DJ Purple Pam graces the wheels of steel with a special tribute to Prince, featuring hard to find remixes and b-sides. Not to be missed!
George Blenda GEORGE BLENDA VS. OUTLAW YOKO
3:15PM

Witness a multi-genre vinyl battle royale like no other.
Jay Midnight JAY MIDNIGHT
5PM
Local favorite Jay Midnight closes out the day with great vibes and Hip-Hop realness.

 

Amoeba berkeley Events

 

RSD EXCLUSIVES
Amoeba Berkeley will put exclusive RSD releases on the sales floor.

 

FREE GIFT BAGS
Record Store Day Gift Bags with purchase (while supplies last).

 

STORE HOURS ON RECORD STORE DAY
Amoeba Berkeley is open 10AM - 10PM on April 22.

 

We'll have free coffee for our customers in line courtesy of Black Spring Coffee Company (while supplies last).

 

GUEST DJ SETS

45 Sessions
45 SESSIONS
The West Coast’s premiere all 7" vinyl monthly event! ‘The 45 Sessions’ was started by DJ Platurn of the Oakland Faders in February of 2010. Having traveled all over, worked with Red Bull, Amoeba, Puma, and many more, the Sessions has proven to be much larger than its 7" circumference. Little records, big sound — all 45s, all night! Come see what the hype is all about. The 45 Sessions is DJs Platurn, E Da Boss, Enki, Delgado, Mr. E & Shortkut
Inti DJ INTI
10AM

DJ Inti is a DJ and record collector residing in Oakland, CA. During the day you might see him digging through the dollar bin at various record stores around town, or at the park playing with his daughter. At night you might catch him behind the turntables at local events or venues around the bay.
DJ Taco Emoji DJ TACO EMOJI
11AM

DJ Taco Emoji is the newest taco themed DJ on the scene. He loves tacos, DJing, and 45s. Come see what the tripe is all about!

Saurus
SAURUS
12PM

In an age of quantity over quality, overpaid actor-turned DJs, and bad Trap remixes, Deejay Saurus remains rooted in Hip Hop's past with the knowledge and appreciation to push the culture and art form of DJing forward to the next generation. Hailing from The Land of Oaks, Saurus brings over twenty years of DJ experience to the tables and has shared the stage with acts such as Z-Trip, J-Rocc, Shortkut, Nu-Mark, Just Blaze, Masta Ace, Hieroglyphics, Blackalicious, Zion-I, and Tha Alkaholiks to name a few. Saurus is known for his elusive record collection, unconventional style on the turntables, as well as curating unique Bay Area events aimed towards preserving vinyl culture such as the 'Pass The Peas' Day Party series.
Shortkut SHORTKUT
1PM

Shortkut is a founding member of 3 of the most iconic and influential DJ crews in history: Invisibl Skratch Piklz, Beat Junkie Sound, and Triple Threat DJs. He is a numerous West Coast/USA DMC title holder and is responsible for creating some of the most influential DJ routines of all time, literally bringing new techniques to the genre.
E Da Boss E DA BOSS
2PM

DJ E Da Boss has been in the game since 1983, when as a youngster in Newark, NJ, he tried to emulate local hero DJ Cheese on a Realistic mixer with no crossfader. A few years later, a friend introduced him to legendary DJ and producer Mark the 45 King, whose mixtapes inspired E to get into digging for old records and breakbeats. From there, E worked on expanding his record collection and his DJ skills.