Record Store Day 2012 in New Zealand

April 20th 2012
Record Store Day is this Saturday (21st April) and a bunch of stores across the country are taking part. Below you'll find a selection of stores and what they're up to but whether officially participating or not this is a great excuse to get along and show your local record store some love ...

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Real Groovy Records - Queen Street, Auckland
Live music from Princess Chelsea, Rackets and The Broadsides + guest DJs.

Exclusive vinyl releases such as  Toy Love - Live At The Glue Pot only available at Real Groovy + a selection of Record Store Day releases.

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Rhythm Records - Three Lamps, Auckland
Brand new vinyl from Mclusky, Shabazz Palaces and more + exclusive Record Store Day releases.

Southbound Records - Mt Eden Road, Auckland
Store wide discounts + exclusive Record Store Day vinyl available.

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Conch Records - Ponsonby Road, Auckland
George FM instore live to air, live performances from LatinAotearoa and Christopher El' Truento + special guest DJs.

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Slow Boat Records - Cuba Street, Wellington
Live music instore from The Eversons (new album out soon) and Dictaphone Blues (new album Beneath The Crystal Palace out now) + a huge shipment of new vinyl from the states.

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Rough Peel Records - Vivian Street, Wellington
Live music from The Psychic Maps + DJs from 11am till 5pm. Exclusive releases such as  Dam Native - Sirens in The City12" + record store day releases.

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Vinyl Countdown - Devon Street, New Plymouth
Live music, guest DJs + exclusive record store day releases and heaps of new vinyl.

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Penny Lane - Columbo Street, Christchurch
50% off secondhand vinyl, 20% off new vinyl + giveaways.

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Too Tone Records - Port Chalmers, Dunedin
Not officially taking part but get along anyway!

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