Record Store Day, like so many other 2020 events, will be much different this year.. Since 2008, Record Store Day has grown into the worldâs largest single-day music event, shining a light on the culture of the indie record store across the globe. Record Store Day is an international celebration of independent record stores across the world every year in April. Record Store Day is an annual event which is celebrated on a Saturday in April. Record Store Day releases. Record Store Day's Black Friday event ends 2020 with great releases from My Chemical Romance, Best Coast, Corey Taylor, Chris Cornell, the Chariot and more. The first Record Store Day â¦ The annual Record Store Day is coming up on April 18, and the full list of releases was announced on Thursday (March 5). Record Store Day is one holiday that won't let you down. The annual celebration of more than 100 independent record â¦ The first Record Store Day took place on April 19, 2008. The full list of all RSD special releases is available HERE from the Record Store Day website.. Elton John, Record Store Day special release in the secure storage area at Seasick Records. Pearl Jam have been announced as Record Store Day 2019 ambassadors and will be offering vinyl release of their legendary Live At Easy Street CD, for one day only.. Record Store Day was conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding nearly 1400 independently owned record stores in the US and thousands of similar stores internationally. In 2020, that world is different, so Record Store Day â¦ In 2008, it was celebrated on Saturday, April 19th and in 2016 it was celebrated on April 16th. For Record Store Day, the band is finally giving the recording the deluxe treatment, adding four tracks, including some that drummer Charlie Benante recently found in his vault. October 24th marks the final release date for Record Store Dayâs rescheduled 2020 events. Due to COVID-19, Record Store Day will now be celebrated in three separate âRSD dropsâ featuring new vinyl releases on August 29, September 26, and October 24, 2020 . Record Store Day, that event full of limited edition vinyl releases that celebrates your local record shop, has been a very different animal in 2020. The purpose of this day is to celebrate the independent record store and the culture surrounding it. If you don't own a record player, what the hell else are you doing?