List for Record Store Day, March 23rd

2012 Record Store Day / March 23, 2012

UPDATE: The official list has been announced.

Now that March is upon us, the official National Record Store Day list is right around the corner. But for those curious about what’s been reported as of yet, we’ve got our own list for you. And of course Iggy Pop (pictured) has been named as the RSD ambassador.

Warner Brothers (description of each release through the link)

The Black Keys: El Camino (Deluxe vinyl album, limited to 6,000)

Gary Clark Jr.: Gary Clark Jr. Presents HWUL Cuts Vol. I (12″ vinyl single)

Eric Clapton: Blues (Deluxe Vinyl Album Box Set)

Common: The Dreamer/The Believer (12″ vinyl album, limited to 3,000)

Wilco / Billy Bragg: Mermaid Avenue: The Complete Sessions (3 CD and 1 DVD)

Dale Earnhardt Jr Jr.: We Almost Lost Detroit EP (12″ vinyl EP)

Disturbed: The Collection (Vinyl Album Box Set, limited to 1,500)

Dr. John: Locked Down (Vinyl album)

Fleetwood Mac: Fleetwood Mac (Deluxe and Standard vinyl editions)

Jeff The Brotherhood: Upstairs at United Vol. 3 (12″ vinyl EP)

Kimbra: Settle Down (Deluxe CD EP)

Metallica: Beyond Magnetic (12″ color vinyl EP, limited to 5,000)

Mastodon / Feist “A Commotion”/ “Black Tongue” (7″ vinyl single, limited to 5,000)

Red Hot Chili Peppers: Stadium Arcadium (Deluxe 180 Gram vinyl Box Set)

Ximena Sarinana: Maps / La Llorona (7″ vinyl single)

Regina Spektor: “The Prayer of François Villon (Molitva)”/ “Old Jacket (Stariy Pedjak)” (7″ color vinyl single, limited to 3,000)

Tegan and Sara: Get Along (12″ color vinyl album, limited to 3,000)

The Flaming Lips — Collaboration LP (more information to come from WB)

Side by Side 2012 Series

The Flaming Lips / Mastodon: “A Spoonful Weighs A Ton” (7″ baby pink vinyl single, limited to 5,000)

Sara Watkins(Featuring Fiona Apple) / The Everly Brothers: “You’re The One I Love” (7″ olive green with blue/black splatter vinyl single)

Michael Bublé / Ray Charles: Georgia On My Mind(7″ Georgia Peach vinyl single)

Carolina Chocolate Drops / Run-DMC: “You Be Illin’” (7″ Coke-bottle green vinyl single)

MC5 / Afrika Bambaataa: “Kick Out the Jams” (7″ White with red splatter vinyl single)

Otis Redding / Aretha Franklin: “Respect” (7″ gold vinyl single)

Polyvinyl Record Company

Starfucker — Heaven’s Youth (Reptilians Demos, limited to 500)

Saturday Looks Good to Me – All Your Summer Songs

Deerhoof/Of Montreal – Stygian x} Bisection

Mates of State  – Crushes (The Covers Mixtape, limited to 500)

Xiu Xiu/Dirty Beaches – Xiu Xiu/Dirty Beaches split (limited to 1,000)

Matt Pond PA – Several Arrows Later (limited to 500)

Matt Pond PA – Measure (limited to 1,000)

Hey Mercedes – Hey Mercedes EP

Rainer Maria – Rainer Maria

Merge Records

The Arcade Fire — “Sprawl II” “Ready To Start” (remix 12″, limited to 3,000)

Destroyer — “Rubies” (double LP pressing, ruby red vinyl, limited to 2,000)

M. Ward — Primitive Girl (7″ single, limited to 2,000)

Richard Buckner — “Willow” (7″ single)

Side One Dummy

The Horrible Crowes — Live At Fingerprints (7″, limited to 700)

Dave Hause — Resolutions (7″, limited to 600)

Flogging Molly — 10th anniversary of Drunken Lullabies (7″, limited to 1,500)

Captured Tracks

Cleaners From Venus/Martin Newell — 4xLP box set

Medicine (Band) — 5xLP and cassette box set

The Wake — “Here Comes Everybody+’83-87 Singles/EP’s” 2xLP box set

Gruesome Flowers 7″ Part Two (Wake Covers) Craft Spells/Blouse split

Victory Records

Straylight Run — self titled (600 copies of yellow and 300 copies on brown vinyl)

All Out War — Assassins In The House Of God (red vinyl)

Ringworm — Justice Replaced By Revenge (white vinyl)

Ringworm — The Venomous Grand Design (gold vinyl)

Snapcase — Progression Through Unlearning (gold vinyl)

Blood For Blood — Enemy 7″ (white and grey vinyl)

Cause For Alarm – self titled 7″ (red vinyl)

Dine Alone Records

Alexisonfire — Math Sheets Demo (10″, limited to 1,000)

The Civil Wars — Live At Amoeba (CD, limited to 1,000)

Monster Truck/DZ Deathrays — Split 7″ limited to 300

Wool — ‘Lunar Momento’ Lost Rancho Session (180-gram 12″, bonus 7″, limited to 500)

Moneen — The Red Tree (deluxe edition, 2xLP 180-gram vinyl, bonus 7″ limited to 500)

Attack In Black — Marriage (deluxe edition, 180-gram vinyl, bonus 7″, limited to 500)

Third Man Records

The White Stripes — Handsprings/Red Death at 6:14

Karen Elson — Milk and Honey/Winter’s Going

Jerry Lee Lewis — Live At Third Man (will be released April 17th)

Domino Records

Animal Collective — Tranverse Temporal Gyrus (12″, limited to 3,400)

Arctic Monkeys — R U Mine (7″, limited to 1,340)

Caitlin Rose  — Piledriver Waltz/Love Is A Laserquest (7″)

Laura Marling — Flicker and Fall (7″, limited to 250)

Smugglers Way — limited edition zine (original)

Vanguard Records

Larry Coryell – Spaces

Buddy Guy (pictured) – This is Buddy Guy

Joan Baez – Farewell Angelina

Mississippi John Hurt — Last Sessions

Skip James – Devil Got My Woman

Sub Pop Records

Beach House — “Lazuli” b/w “Equal Mind” 7? single

Blitzen Trapper — “Hey Joe” b/w “Skirts on Fire” 7? single

Shabazz Palaces — Live at KEXP12? EP

Saddle Creek Records

Cursive — “Burst And Bloom” 10″ (Yellow Black & White Marbled Vinyl, limited to 1,000)

Icky Blossoms – Babes 7″ (limited to 1,000, pressed on colored vinyl)

The Mynabirds — Generals 7″ (limited to 1,000 copies on black vinyl)

PUJOL — REVERSE VAMPIRE 7″ (limited to 1,000 copies on colored vinyl)

Miscellaneous Box Sets

Unrest — Perfect Teeth (boxset, limited to 700)

David Lynch Foundation — Music That Changes The World box set

T. Rex — Electric Sevens (7″ box set, limited to 3,000)

Tomahawk — box set with first three albums


311 — Music (180-gram, 2xLP)

Battles — Dross Glop #4 (limited to 750)

Phish — Junta

Morrissey — Viva Hate

Winter Pills — All My Lovely Goners

Rainbow — Long Live Rock ‘n’ Roll

The Tallest Man On Earth — King of Spain 12″ (limited to 2,000)

Childish Gambino — Heartbeat 12″ on red vinyl

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club “Howl” 2xLP

LCD Soundsystem — Losing My Edge 12″

Refused “The Shape Of Punk To Come” LP (Comes with a CD, DVD, Colored Vinyl)

Death Cab For Cutie “Keys & Codes Remix EP” LP on 180-gram (Edition of 400)

Sigur Ros “Hvarf/Heim” 2xLP (Colored Vinyl, Limited Edition of 1,200)

Wilco “The Whole Love Box Set” (The Whole Love on 180 Gram Vinyl + I Might Be 7″ on Clear Vinyl + Speak Into The Rose 10? on Red Vinyl) (Slip Case, Die Cut Outer Box, Turntable Slipmat, 45 Adapter, Edition of 300)

Anberlin — Blueprints For The Black Market (limited to 1,000)

Anberlin — Never Take Friendship Personal (limited to 1,000)

The Electronic Anthology Project — Dinosaur Jr. remix

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart — 12″ remix EP

Paul Simon — Graceland: 25th Anniversary Edition

Soundtrack — Breakfast Club [LP][White Vinyl, limited to 5,000]

Soundtrack — Empire Records [2 LP][Orange Vinyl, limited to 5,000]

Soundtrack — Pretty In Pink [LP][Pink Vinyl, limited to 5,000]

Mae — The Everglow (limited to 1,000)

Taking Back Sunday — We Play Songs (Live 12″ EP)

Mariachi El Bronx/The Bronx — Mariachi El Bronx/The Bronx Record Store Day 12

311 — 311 12″

All Out War — Assassins In The House Of God

Little Richard — Here’s Little Richard (red vinyl reissue of 1957 album)

DEVO — Live in Seattle 1981 (2xLP + two posters, limited to 2,000 copies)

Social Distortion — Hard Times And Nursery Rhymes (Colored, limited to 750, 2xLP)

The Cure — Entreat Plus (2Lp 180 Gram Vinyl, limited to 5,000)

Sinead O’Connor — How About I Be Me (And You Be You)? red vinyl LP

Noel Gallagher — Songs From the Great White North EP (12″)

ABBA — Voulez-Vouz: Extended Dance Remix (12″)

Dave House — Kingston’s Current

Leonard Cohen — Live In Frederiction

Miles Davis — Forever Miles

Lou Reed — Rock & Roll Animal

Lou Reed — Transformer

Moving Mountains — Foreword EP (limited to 200)

Public Image Ltd — One Drop EP (limited to 1,500)

David Bowie — Mick Rock Tins

Odd Future — The Of Tape Vol. 2

The Clash — London Calling 2012

Cause For Alarm — Self Titled

Patterson Hood — After It’s Gone


Finn Riggins — New 10″ EP

Fun “The Ghost That You Are To Me” 10″ (Custom Shaped Gold Colored 10″, includes 3 acoustic tracks, limited to 2,000)

Gorillaz — Do Ya Thing (limited to 500, 10″)

Atmosphere/The Uncluded — Someday Soon / Bats (10″ picture disc, limited to 2,00o copies)

At The Drive In — Vaya (available at Coachella, limited to 500)

Trigger Finger — Do Ya Think I’m Sexy? (10″)


Lemuria — Varoom Allure 7″

David Bowie — Starman 7″ (limited to 1,000)

M83 — Mirror 7″ single (limited to 2,000)

Sufjan Stevens, Rosie Thomas — Hit and Run Vol. 1 split 7″

Bruce Springsteen — Rocky Ground 7″

Black Prairie — Singers, Volume 1: Portland, 7″ (limited to 1,000)

Frank Turner — I Still Believe/Somebody To Love 7″

Coldplay — Up With The Birds/U.F.O. 7″ (limited to 1,000)

Brendan Benson — What Kind Of World/Go Deco 7″

The Receiving End of Sirens “Songs/2003″ 7″ (limited to 500)

Sam Means “Nona” 7″ (limited to 1,000 and every one is reportedly autographed)

Jimmy Fallon “Tebowie b/w Reading Rainbow” 7″ (limited to 3,500)

Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra “Polly b/w Idioteque” 7″ (Nirvana & Radiohead Covers) (Edition of 2,000)

Jukebox The Ghost “I Love You Always Forever” 7″ (Edition of 500)

Now Now/The Lonely Forest “Shifting” 7″ (Trans Records) (Edition of 400)

Ra Ra Riot & Delicate Steve “Valerie” 7″ (Edition of 400)

The Hives — Go Right Ahead (limited to 750, 7″)

Paul McCartney — Another Day / Oh Woman Oh Why (7″ Vinyl)

Minus The Bear — 7INCH (7″ Vinyl)

James Brown — Live at the Apollo 50th Anniversary (7″)

Florence & The Machine — Shake It Out [7″ Vinyl][Remix]

Lana Del Rey — Born To Die/Blue Jeans Remixes (7″ Vinyl)

Amanda Palmer & The Grand Theft Orchestra “Polly b/w Idioteque” 7″ (Nirvana & Radiohead Covers) (Edition of 2,000)

Joey Ramone — Rock ‘N Roll is the Answer (7″ featuring songs from the upcoming full length, “Ya Know”)

Foster The People — Broken Jaw/Ruby

Eddie Vedder — 7″ single featuring “Love Boat Captain” and “Wishlist” (limited to 1,500)

Squackett — 7″ featuring “Sea Of Smiles” and “Perfect Love Song”

St. Vincent — KROKODIL (7″)

The Chris Robinson Brotherhood — New Suede Shows / Girl I Love You (blue, 7″ single)

The Civil Wars — Billie Jean/Sour Times (limited to 1,000)

The Black Angels — Watch Out Boy/I’d Rather Be lonely

Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros — One Love To Another (7″)

Winter Boys — Winter Boys Cutting a Rug (7″ limited to 700 copies)

Captain Beefheart — Diddy Wah Diddy/Who Do You Think You are Fooling & Moonchild/Frying Pan

Ryan Adams — Heartbreak A Stranger/Black Sheets Of Rain

Sara Bareilles — Stay/ Beautiful Girl

Several pressing numbers are originally from You can also see the artwork for several releases over at their site. We’ll be posting the official list with analysis when it becomes available.


Christopher Lantinen
Chris Lantinen is the owner and editor-in-chief of Modern Vinyl. Along with his modest collection of sad sounding records, he collects his share of soundtracks and previously adored indie up-and-comers. Chris is currently a professor of journalism and public relations at Edinboro University in the Erie, Pennsylvania area.

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