- 02 Apr 19
The countdown to record store day 2019 has begun.
Once again, Golden Discs are pulling out all the stops for Record Store Day 2019, taking place Saturday 13th April. Across eighteen nationwide Golden Disc locations, the celebration will include in-store performances, exclusive competitions, and special offers. This is the twelfth annual Record Store Day (RSD), an event held around the world to promote the culture of independently owned record stores and the important role these stores play in their communities.
In the lead up to RSD, on Friday 12th April, Dingle natives Walking On Cars will be releasing their hotly anticipated new album Colours. Dublin fans will get to see the band launch their album on Friday 12th April at Golden Discs Dundrum at 6pm. Then on the following day 13th April, the band are holding an in-store RSD performance at The Vinyl Lounge in Golden Discs Cork at 2pm. Pre-order Colours in-store to be eligible for tickets to the Dundrum and Cork performances- more information here.
Additionally, Golden Discs stores around Ireland are marking RSD with sales on vinyl in all stores and online beginning the week of April 8th. A wide range of limited edition and collectors vinyl will be released for RSD 2019 including Billy Joel Live at Carnegie Hall 1977, Bob Dylan Blood On The Tracks – Original New York Test Pressing, David Bowie Pin Ups, Gorillaz The Fall on green vinyl, Lost in Translation soundtrack on violet vinyl, and Fleetwood Mac Alternate on black vinyl.
Golden Discs have been at the forefront of the vinyl renaissance in Ireland. Get in touch with your local Golden Discs store to find what’s happening in your area and check out their website and socials for music news, competitions and more.
Listen to 'Somebody Else', the latest single off Colours below.