Rapper, activist, radio host and Rock And Roll Hall of Fame member Chuck D will serve as Record Store Day’s 2014 Ambassador.
A young porter at the Atlantic Hotel in Newquay, U.K., where The Beatles stayed from Sept. 12-15, 1967, obtained the signatures on the gatefold of this U.K., first-issue mono pressing.
The 48-foot-long banner features larger-than-life photos of original band members Paul Stanley, Gene Simmons, Ace Frehley and Peter Criss in all their spandex and stage-makeup glory.
Wondering what record shows are coming up? Check out listings for events including Music Expo in Enfield, Conn., and 45 Collectors Expo in New York City.
Polycarbonate or vinyl? Whatever format you prefer, The Clash has it covered with new releases from Sony Legacy that celebrate the band’s full catalog.
Highlights include a hand-painted color model cel with detailed production notes (especially Ringo’s rings) for The Beatles’ ‘Yellow Submarine’ characters.
It’s been 12 years since Jon Anderson made his last studio album with Yes. The album in question, “Magnification,” has a few other claims to fame, too.
Houston-based Backstage Auctions marks its 10th anniversary specializing in selling music-related memorabilia consigned by artists and industry insiders.
Picture discs, box sets, colored vinyl, 7-, 10- and 12-inch records: There’s something for just about any music collector debuting on Back To Black Friday.
A variety of independent record shops will be hosting special Back to Black Friday events and offering limited-pressing releases starting Nov. 29, 2013.