Just a reminder that the 2019 Record Store Day Black Friday campaign takes place today. Here are a few limited-edition vinyl selections that will be available exclusively in independent record stores:
Paul McCartney is releasing a seven-inch picture disc featuring “Home Tonight” and “In a Hurry,” two previously unreleased tracks recorded during the sessions for his chart-topping 2018 album, Egypt Station.
Madonna is issuing a 12-inch disc featuring six remixes of “I Rise,” a song from her latest album, Madame X.
Bruce Springsteen is offering up a seven-inch single boasting two songs from his new studio album, Western Stars: the title track and “The Wayfarer.”
Hall & Oates are issuing the first-ever vinyl edition of their 2006 holiday album, Home for Christmas, pressed on translucent red vinyl.
Eric Clapton also is releasing a holiday-themed disc: a seven-inch single featuring “Home for the Holidays” and “For Love on Christmas Day,” tracks from his 2018 yuletide collection, Happy Xmas.
Huey Lewis and the News‘ release is a seven-inch single featuring “My Other Woman” and “Got to Get You Off My Mind.” The former song originally appeared on the group’s 2001 album, Plan B; the latter was on the band’s 2010 covers album, Soulsville.
U2‘s Black Friday contribution is the reissue of a 12-inch single called Three that was originally released in Ireland in 1979. It features the songs “Out of Control,” “Stories for Boys” and “Boy-Girl.”
Other artists releasing vinyl discs for the 2019 Record Store Day Black Friday promotion include Chuck Berry, James Brown, Jackson Browne, Cheap Trick, The Doors, Aretha Franklin, The Kinks, The Monkees, Elvis Presley, The Pretenders, Todd Rundgren and Steppenwolf.
For the full list of releases and participating stores, visit RecordStoreDay.com.
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