RSD Recommendations: Seattle Events and Promotions

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Beats & Bohos, 7200 Greenwood Ave. N., 395-4468. 20 percent off records.

Easy Street Records, 4559 California Ave. S.W., 938-3279, Rose Windows, call for set time.

Everyday Music, 1520 10th Ave., 568-3321, Store opens at 8 a.m. In-store lineup featuring Mega Bog, noon; Pitschouse, 1 p.m.; DJ Dracco Posse, 2:30 p.m.; DJ Veins Tomten, 4:30 p.m.; Raica Afrocop, 6:30 p.m.; New Weather, 7:30 p.m.; Master of Musicians of Bukkake, 8:30 p.m.

Georgetown Records, 1201 S. Vale St., 762-5638, Presented by The Recording Academy–Pacific Northwest Chapter, Steve Fisk and Jack Endino discuss the 10 albums that shaped their understanding of music and inspired their careers as producers. 7 p.m. DJ set by Sub Pop Records co-founder Bruce Pavitt to follow.

Holy Cow Records, 1501 Pike Place Hillclimb Walk, 405-4200. Offering RSD releases and 20 percent off most regular inventory.

Jive Time Records, 3506 Fremont Ave. N., 632-5483, All used vinyl and CDs 25 percent off; all new vinyl and accessories 10 percent off. Free limited-edition hand-screened poster or T-shirt with qualifying purchases.

Light in the Attic Record Shop, 913 N.W. 50th St., Open 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Carrying Light in the Attic albums plus a number of other RSD titles, including releases by Nirvana, Velvet Underground, and Notorious B.I.G.

Porchlight Coffee and Records, 1318 E. Pike St., 329-5461, Turntables 20 percent off.

Radar Hair & Records, 2724 First Ave. S., 402-4549, All records 20 percent off.

Silver Platters Sodo, 2930 First Ave. S., 283-3472, In-store lineup featuring performances recorded by Lively and available in the Lively app ( for free. Goodbye Heart, 12:30 p.m.; V. Contreras, 1:45 p.m.; Jon Langford, 3 p.m.; Hobosexual, 4:30 p.m.

Silver Platters Northgate, 9560 First Ave. N.E., 524-3472, Hans Brackmann of Definitive Audio, 9 a.m.–noon; Shining, 3 p.m. Both Silver Platters locations are giving away three-day passes to Sasquatch!

Singles Going Steady, 2219 Second Ave., 441-7396. Releasing boxes of “special” used records it’s saved for Record Store Day.

Sonic Boom Records, 2209 N.W. Market St., 297-2666, St. Paul and the Broken Bones, 6 p.m. (also recorded by Lively). Special limited RSD Sonic Boom T-shirt designed by Randy Fung, $12.99. Raffle prizes including test pressings and posters from Flaming Lips, Johnny Cash, Regina Spektor, Mastodon, and more. Shopping bags and more giveaways courtesy of and Thinkindie. Additional discounts available at participating Ballard shops for anyone who bears a Sonic Boom RSD receipt.

Spin Cycle, 321 Broadway Ave. E., 971-0267. Opens at midnight.

Time Tunnel Records, 14911 Ambaum Blvd. S.W., 243-1579. $1 off any record.

Zion’s Gate, 1100 E. Pike St., 568-5446. Carrying multiple RSD titles along with other sales.

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