Record Store Day: April 16th 2016
Hey everyone, Record Store Day is just around the corner, and we've got a great day lined up for you! Our doors will open at 9:00 AM (there is usually some type of line so make sure to get here early). Next door, on the corner of 6th and South, we will have a day of live music starting at 12:00 pm. There will be free swag, new tee shirts, and band merch to score. We will keep you updated with other exciting news on our Instagram and Facebook pages (@reporecords). This is also Repo's 30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY! Yes Repo first opened in the suburbs back in 1986. So bring Dan presents or just be really nice to him.
RSD 2016 LINE-UP
Emerging quickly from the thriving Philadelphia punk scene, Grayscale has been at it since late 2011 building a strong reputation and gaining steam among fans and music lovers. Coming off of their successful Change EP release in April 2015, the band is now ready to unveil its latest and most complete collection of songs to date in their Anchor Eighty Four Records full-length debut, What We’re Missing.The band’s bouncy rhythms and memorable hooks will stick in your head on first listen, and their relatable lyrics and stories will have you singing and screaming along in no time.
1:00 Sad Actor
Sad Actor is a alternative/grunge noise/pop band from South Jerz/ Philly. Playing as loud as possible and screaming their way through the sounds they grew up on. For fans of early Modest Mouse, Nirvana, the Cranberries, and Ink&Dagger.
2:00 The Whips
Power-pop sleaze, glammed-up garage, raw surf and unlimited hooks with innocent
self-aware knack for pop, while harnessing the spirit of pre-punk and 50's rock rebellion.
3:00 Little Scream
Little Scream (aka Laurel Sprengelmeyer) has detailed Cult Following, her new album and first for Merge Records. It features Sufjan Stevens, Sharon Van Etten, the National's Aaron and Bryce Dessner, Owen Pallett, TV on the Radio's Kyp Malone, and Mary Margaret O’Hara. Arcade Fire's Richard Reed Parry is credited as her creative partner, having assisted with the music. The album is out May 6 via Merge in the US and Dine Alone in Canada.
4:00 Point Breeze Country Club
They are just a wild ass rock and roll band from Philly who all have a strong
love of country music and having a good fuckin time.
5:00 Worst Ones
The members of WORST ONES have all had sordid pasts in various musical endeavors. Here they form a visceral and brooding 2 piece band that takes the sum of their experiences and weaves a unique and emotional vision, that’s not afraid to be as weird as it is classic. WORST ONES will rock the night away until they fall over, get scraped up and do it all over again.
SOME RSD TITLES WE ARE EXPECTING...
Buzzcocks //Superchunk // Johnny Cash // Deftones // Tom Petty Low/S.Carey // Grateful Dead // Mewithoutyou // Alt-J // David Bowie // Doors // 21 Pilots // Feelies // Deerhoof// Xiu Xiu // Notorious BIG// Bee Gees // Faith No More // Circa Survive// Phish // Death Cab // Sex Pistols// Fleetwood Mac // Alanis Morrissette // Justin Bieber// White Stripes // Star Wars // La Dispute // Sublime //Mac Demarco // Green River // Ramones Big Star// Jimi Hendrix// Miles Davis // Outkast// Lil Wayne // Gwar // Atreyu// Jay Reatard // Clutch // Death // NOFX // Nothing //J Dilla// ODB // All American Rejects // Weeknd// Frank Turner // Lush // Nirvana covers...plus lots more not listed here!