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all important day of the year is edging closer, yes people I am talking about Record Store Day 2012 which takes place on 21st April. A day of live bands, record shopping and well chit chat. Getting your hands on a limited LP or 7” is pretty exciting and more importantly 2012 see’s the fourth celebration of the UK’s unique independent sector. Keep the dream alive! There’s so much choice; re-issues, special editions and limited pressings to make your head spin, (boom boom). Here’s a relatively short list of what we’ll be hoping to grab…

Alabama Shakes
tbc 7″
Beach House
Lazuli 7”
Bloc Party
Hearing Voices 7” reissue
You Know What I Mean 7”
Django Django
Storm 7”
Kings Of Leon
Holy Roller Novacaine EP
The Raveonettes
Into The Night, double 7”
Motoring 12”
Big Deal/SCUM
Split EP
The Cure
Friday I’m In Love 7”
Undertow/Warpaint 7”
The Megaphonic Thrift
Moonstruck 7”

We’ll bring you more updates on the bands as they unfold…