Record Store Day : Pearl Jam, Ariana Grande, Tom Petty, Beastie Boys, Joni Mitchell, the Who and hundreds more set vinyl exclusives for two 'Drops' in June.
The Who, the Doors, Beastie Boys, Joni Mitchell and hundreds more set vinyl exclusives for June 12th and July 17th
Amy Harris/Invision/AP; Dave Meyers; Jim Bennett/Getty ImagesExclusive releases from Pearl Jam, Ariana Grande, Tom Petty, Rage Against the Machine and U2 are among this year’sDrops, set for June 12th and July 17th at independent record stores nationwide.
The Who, the Zombies, the Doors, Beastie Boys (their hardcore 1995 EPAglio E Olio), Flaming Lips, Genesis and Joni Mitchell are also among the hundreds of artists that will either reissue albums or release previously unreleased material over the two Drop dates; like last year’s pandemic-impacted Record Store Day, this year’s event will take place over a series of Saturdays to lessen the throng of record collectors hitting up their local stores.
Some of the highlights out June 12th include a picture disc with AC/DC’sPower Upsingles “Through the Mists of Time” and “Witch’s Spell,” the first-ever physical release (on 3LP and 2CD) of Ariana Grande’s 2019 live albumK Bye for Now (SWT Live), a vinyl release of headtopics.com
Joni Mitchell Archives, Vol. 1 (1963-1967): Highlightsand Tom Petty’sAngel Dream (Songs and Music from the Motion PictureShe’s the One, vinyl reissues of the Kinks’Percyand Rage Against the Machine’sBattle of Mexico City, a 50th anniversary edition of Rolling Stones’Read more: Rolling Stone »
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Ummmmm, one “drop” (I hate that term) is in June and the other is in July. Please get your facts straight before posting them. pearl jam 3