I probably shouldn’t call it Black Vinyl Friday as practically every disc offered by your local independent record store during the Black Friday sale is splashed with color.
Here are my top 5 suggestions from the long list of records that might be worth waiting in line for to get this Black Friday 2015.
The B-52’s “Live 8.24.1979
In case you don’t love The B-52’s just know that you are wrong. Their live shows are infectious parties and the party was just getting started way back in 1979
Color of vinyl: GOLD
Big Star “Jesus Christ”
Demos, alternate takes, b-sides and instrumentals from your favorite forgotten band
Color of vinyl: TBD (description says 10″ EP Color Vinyl with Download Card)
Deerhoof “Fever 121614”
12 songs from their live show on December 16, 2014 at Fever in Tokyo, Japan. Also includes a video download link of the entire concert.
Color of Vinyl: Clear Red vinyl in gatefold jacket with download code. Limit to 3000
The Isley Brothers “Groove With You..LIVE!
Originally scheduled to be released in 1980. This disc has been shelved until today!
Color of vinyl: Blue and Gold 12” vinyl and housed in a gatefold jacket, designed to look like a classic release from The Isley Brothers’ T-Neck discography.
Rockabye Baby! Lullaby Renditions of Fleetwood Mac
Much like The Beatles, your kids will just naturally gravitate towards Fleetwood Mac. Get a head start by introducing them to 13 Classic tunes by the band.
Color of Vinyl: Blue Marbled