An OC Guide to Record Store Day 2014

Record Store Day is this Saturday, April 19th. Not sure where to head for the best selection, sales or coolest live performances? We've got you covered. We've called every participating record store in Orange County to find out what will be going down at each location. If you wake up really early and plan accordingly, you can hit up each shop… or just cherry-pick based on your interests and this nifty list:


1. Fingerprints
420 E. 4th Street
Long Beach, CA
Tons of RSD releases. Dream Theater will be signing copies of their 'Illumination Theory' release. Pre-order recommended. DJ set by Mayer Hawthorne and 14kt at 3 PM. by In-store performance by Wayne Kramer & Lexington at 5:30.

2. Durty Mick Records
403 E. 3rd St.
Long Beach, CA
DJs all day!

3. Bagatelle Records
260 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach, CA
Hundreds of various sampler records from the 50s, 60s, and 70s will be $1, that day only.

4. Third Eye Records
2701 East 4th St.
Long Beach, CA 90814
20% off all used vinyl. Open at 10 AM. (And the guy who answered the phone was totally charming, ladies).

5. dyzzyonvynyl
3004 E. 7th street
longbeach, CA
Store-wide sale. Same hours.

6. Bionic Records
6012 Ball Rd.
Buena Park, CA
Select sales. Lots of RSD releases were ordered.

7. Ceremony
423 S. Brookhurst St. Suite O
Anaheim, CA
Freebies. Tons of RSD exclusives. Meat in the Middle food truck will be on site from 4:00-8:00 PM, just in time for the live bands.

8. Black Hole Records
108 N Harbor blvd
Fullerton, CA
Still ironing out details…

9. Programme Skate & Sound
2495 E. Chapman Ave.
Fullerton, CA
All records on sale. RSD releases present. This is the stop for punk and hardcore lovers. Other items like skateboards and clothing also available.

10. Burger Records
645 S. State College Blvd. Unit A
Fullerton, CA
Ppening at 9am, will have a huge stock of RSD titles and will
be having lots of limited edition Burger items available only in the

11. Pepperland Music
850 N. Tustin Street
Orange, CA
Performance by Chris Cruz. $1 record sale bin. LOTS of RSD releases and a large selection of used CDs and DVDs.

12. Moonlight Graham of Orange
160 N. Glassell St.
Orange, CA
Could not be reached.

13. Sound of California
19241 Doe Run
Santa Ana, CA
Could not be reached.

14. Left of the Dial Records
320 French St. Unit B
Santa Ana, CA
Open 6 AM. RSD releases available. Channel 3 will be performing at 4 PM. Sales, promos and giveaways! Lots of exclusives here.

15. Resurrection Records
Moved to Portland…

16. Vinyl Solution
18822 beach blvd #104
huntington beach, CA
Private record collections will be on sale. Exclusive releases. Dano Forte's Juke Joint Freakshow (a blue's band) will be performing. Open 10 AM – 7 PM.

17. Dr. Freecloud's Record Shoppe
18960 Brookhurst St.
Fountain Valley, CA
RSD releases. Djs and local artists will be performing. $1 record sale bin. 50% off inventory sale.

18. Analog
3313 Hyland Ave
Costa Mesa, CA
RSD releases will be available. $1 record bin.

19. TKO Records
21405 Brookhurst St.
Huntington Beach, CA 92646
15% off storewide sale on non-RSD releases. Open 9 AM. First 150 costumers will receive goodie bags containing a record tote and poster. Exclusive color editions of Poison Idea's “Getting the Fear” and the Belltones LP will be available.

20. Port Of Sound Record Shoppe
1500 Adams Ave #102
Costa Mesa, CA
Lots of RSD releases will be available here.

21. Creme Tangerine
2930 Bristol Street
Costa Mesa, CA
714 932 0552
50% off entire 'outside section' of the store. Open 8 AM to 8 PM. More RSD releases purchased this year than any other year. “We go all out for RSD, so come down and get weird with us!”

22. Factory Records
440 East 17th Street
Costa Mesa, CA
Annual Parking Lot Sale with over 10,000 albums for $1 each! Tons of RSD exclusives will be available. Open 5 AM – 8 PM.

23. Sound Spectrum-Music & Memorabilia
1264 s. coast hwy.
laguna beach, CA
RSD exclusives. Open 10 AM – 8 PM. $1 bin. $2-5 section of used vinyl. The Reggae selection here is hard to beat.

See also
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