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The Portland Mercury - over 4 years
Our favorite Record Store Day exclusive releases.
by The Mercury Music Experts Dream Team™
OKAY, OKAY—Black Friday is a horrible concept, responsible for such atrocities as: camping in Walmart parking lots, Bumpits, tramplings, and cherry cordials. But you know and I know that your crocheted pencil warmers and hand-whittled crucifixes are going to take WAY longer to make than you thought they would, and let's face it... music (music) makes the people (makes the people) come together (yeah).
Record Store Day usually happens in April, but to stimulate your seasonal shopaholicism, record labels have started producing extra-collectible editions of beloved rare releases exclusively for the shoppingest shopping day of the year. Take a look at what we think is worth trampling your fellow consumer for this year.
THE SHINS, No Way Down Naysayers, in addition to saying "nay," have been saying it's not the same since frontman James Mercer r
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