The countdown has begun and we are a mere 8 days from Record Store Day 4.21.12!! Last year this was a very awesome day for us and we are looking forward to an even better and bigger day this year! To encourage such things we have an action-packed plan brewing that is falling in place quite nicely, I can hardly wait myself...
STORE HOURS FOR RECORD STORE DAY: 9 AM until 7 PM!!!! Early Bird gets the goodies!
-Lazerbeak featuring Plain Ole Bill "Lava Bangers" Performance!!
-MaLLy "The Last Of The Great" Performance + Pre Order Launch!!
-Auddio Draggons (Mr Gene Poole + Xilam Balam) "Magnate" Exclusive CD Release Performance!!
-Plain Ole Bill, Jimmy TwoTimes, DJ Fundo, and Last Word: The four gentlemen who rock any party with their Get Cryphy brand will come to Fifth Element for a special challenge. Not only will they spin only vinyl, but they can only spin vinyl that we have in our store!!! They'll dig thru our racks and used vinyl boxes to devise special-one time only sets for Record Store Day!!!
RECORD STORE DAY SPECIALTY ITEMS
-Rhymesayers Limited Edition Hand-Numbered 3-Sided 10" Picture Disc featuring Atmsophere and The Uncluded (Aesop Rock + Kimya Dawson)
-Various Record Store Day Limited Edition/Exclusive Items: Many labels, artists,
and distributors come up with special items specifically for this day. They are generally in very
limited supply and it's hard for us to tell exactly what or how many we will get of them, so as we
get confirmations we will updated you!!
-FE Exclusive CD: On RSD 2012 we will unleash our latest limited edition FE Exclusive CD. This time it is Twin Cities veterans and original Headshots/Rhymesayers crew memebers, Xilam Balam (Los Nativos) and MR Gene Poole (D.A.P.O, Phull Surkle) and their joint project, Auddio Draggons "Magnate"!!
-Giveaways All Day: Every hour we will be giving some awesome gifts. All you have to do is make a purchase and you can enter into our magic ballot box for a chance to win a variety of special treats; Soundset Tickets, Autographed Rhymesayers Baseball Jerseys, Rare Rhymesayers 2011 RSD Picture Disc, Limited Edition Rhymesayers, Poster + T Shirt Print Bundles (Crest and Rorschach Designs), and more to be announced soon!!!!
-New Exclusive FE/Nice City T Shirts: Brand new Nice City colored T's, Exclusive FE Record Store Day Shirt, and a special FE shirt inspired by our family on Twitter during our last few big sale days! Take a sneak peak below...
-FE Exclusive CD Bundle 3 for $10 Sale: Get all 3 of our previous FE Exclusive CDs for just $10!!! Includes; Midwest Konnect "The Trailer", Qwazaar & Batsauce "Style Be The King" EP, and Grip Grand & MF Shalem "Rewinder"!
-Rhymesayers 5 for $10 Mix And Match CDS: This popular classic is back!! Look for an announcement soon on the included titles this time around!!
-Rhymesayers 5 for $5 Mix And Match Posters: Back again! Poster listing coming soon!
-Discount Vinyl: There will be a nice selection of heavily discounted vinyl, 35%+ OFF!!!
-15% Off all 7" Vinyl Sale: It's Record Store Day for goodness sake, buy some cool 7" vinyl for you and/or your loved ones!!
That's the teaser for what is going down at Fifth Element for Record Store Day, check back and we'll be leaking more info and details about all of this stuff over the next week!!! Let the countdown resume...