Record Store Day 2022 at Sorry State!

Yes, it's that time of year again! After two years of makeshift Record Store Days, we're excited to get back to semi-normal for this year's Record Store Day event at Sorry State. Here are some details about the way things will go this year:

- Sorry State still requires masks inside our store
- We open at 12PM.
- For everyone's safety and comfort, we may limit the number of customers we let inside the store at once. Everyone will be let in in the order in which they arrived.
- For customers who can't make it to the shop, all of our remaining inventory of RSD exclusive releases will go online on our webstore at 8AM on Sunday, April 24. As usual, we tried to order heavy on the punk and punk-adjacent titles our webstore customers are likely to want.
- As per Record Store Day's rules, we are unable to reserve RSD Exclusive items. All RSD Exclusive are first come, first served.

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This year, in addition to the main Record Store Day on April 23, there will also be a RSD Drops event on June 18. This is an alternate date for releases that don't make the main April 23 date due to manufacturing delays or other extenuating circumstances. Several releases on our list below have already been bumped to the June 18 date. I've been unable to find a comprehensive list of which titles have been bumped, but if you find one please let us know and we'll link it here.

Below is a list of RSD Exclusive titles we ordered. We cannot guarantee we will have any of these titles. Shipments get delayed, releases get bumped, things happen. But here's what we should be getting. Note also that many releases we will only get in very limited quantities, sometimes as low as only 1 copy. We are getting 4 copies of the Taylor Swift 7", so unless you are reading this from the front of the line outside our store, you probably missed out :(

RSD Exclusives We Ordered

...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead: Madonna
...And You Will Know Us By The Trail Of Dead: The Century Of Self
Alice In Chains: We Die Young (150g Vinyl)
Allman Brothers Band: Cream Of The Crop 2003 - Highlights - RDS 2022 Color Vinyl
Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - In My Prime (RSD Worldwide Exclusive Release)
Astley, Rick: Whenever You Need Somebody (RSD22 EX)
Ayler, Albert: Revelations: The Complete ORTF 1970 Fondation Maeght Recordings
Badalamenti, Angelo: Blue Velvet (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Deluxe Edition]
Baronian, Souren: The Middle Eastern Soul of Carlee Records (TRANSLUCENT GOLD VINYL)
Bell Biv Devoe : Poison
Bennett, Brian: Voyage (A Journey into Discoid Funk) (BLUE WITH BLACK SWIRL VINYL)
Blake, James: COVERS
Bleeding Hearts: Riches to Rags
Blur: Bustin' + Dronin' (RSD22 EX)
Bowie, David: Brilliant Adventure E.P. (RSD22 EX)
Bowie, David: Toy E.P. ('You've got it made with all the toys')(RSD22 EX)
Bragg, Billy: Life'S A Riot With Spy Vs. Spy (30Th Anniversary Edition) (Orange Lp)
Brand New Heavies, The: Heavy Rhyme Experience: Vol. 1 [30th Anniversary]
Buena Vista Social Club: Ahora Me Da Pena EP (RSD22 EX)
Calvin Keys - Full Court Press (RSD Worldwide Exclusive Release) (LP)
Camera Obscura: Making Money (TRANSPARENT MINT GREEN VINYL)
Carey, Mariah: #1's (2 LP)
Catatonics, The: Hunted Down
Cave, Nick & The Bad Seeds: Live Seeds (RSD22 EX)
Chief Keef: Sorry 4 The Weight (Deluxe Edition)
Childish Gambino: Kauai
CHRIS ROBINSON & HOWLIN RAIN: Sucker / Death May Be Your
Santa Claus
Cold War Kids: New Age Norms EP [TBC]
Collective Soul: Disciplined Breakdown [25th Anniversary]
Commander Venus: The Uneventful Vacation [25th Anniversary]
Coolio: It Takes a Thief
Cooper, Alice: Brutal Planet
Cranberries, The : Remembering Dolores
Cure, The: Pornography (RSD22 EX)
Czarface : Czarmageddon
Dalis Car - The Waking Hour LP purple vinyl
Davis, Miles: What It Is: Montreal 7/7/83 (2 LP)
Def Leppard: High 'n' Dry
Denny, Sandy: Gold Dust Live At The Royalty
Devo: Oh, No! It's Devo (RSD22 EX)
Dillinger Escape Plan, The: Dissociation (Gold Ripple Vinyl)
Dio: Double Dose Of Donington (RSD22 EX) [Picture Disc]
Doors, The: L.A. Woman Sessions (RSD22 EX)
Echo & The Bunnymen: B-Sides and Live (2001 - 2005) (180g Clear Vinyl)
Evans, Bill: Inner Spirit: The 1979 Concert At The Teatro General San Martín, Buenos Aires
Evans, Bill: Morning Glory: The 1973 Concert At The Teatro Gran Rex, Buenos Aires
Everlast: Whitey Ford Sings the Blues
Foo Fighters: Making A Fire B/W Chasing Birds
Frankie And The Witch Fingers: Frankie And The Witch Fingers
Future: DS2 (2 LP) (140g Vinyl) (Turqoise Vinyl)
Fuzzy Haskins - Radio Active (RSD EU/UK Exclusive Release) (LP)
Gabriel, Peter: Live Blood (RSD22 EX)
Glass Animals: I Don’t Wanna Talk (I Just Wanna Dance)
Go! Team, The: Proof of Youth (BUBBLE GUM VINYL \+ FLEXI DISC)
Goblin - Wampyr (RSD EU/UK Exclusive Release) (LP Red)
Gojira: Live at Brixton Academy (RSD22 EX)
Gong: Gong in the 70's
Grateful Dead: Wembley Empire Pool, London, England, 4/8/72 (RSD22 EX)
Gun Club, The: Live At The Hacienda '83
Halestorm: Back From The Dead (7" die cut vinyl)
Hammett, Kirk - Portals (Vinyl)
Handsome Boy Modeling School: So…How's Your Girl?
Heartbreakers: The L.A.M.F. Demo Sessions
Jackson 5, The: ABC
Jerry Garcia Band: Ragged But Right
Jett, Joan & The Blackhearts: Acoustics
John, Elton: The Complete Thom Bell Sessions (EP)
Judas Priest: Hero Hero
Karen Dalton - Shuckin' Sugar (RSD EU/UK Exclusive Release) (LP Clear)
Kinks, The: Waterloo Sunset EP (RSD22 EX)
Luckett, Jammes: May OST
Lumineers, The: Brightside: Bonus Tracks
Marr, Johnny: Spirit, Power & Soul (Vince Clarke Remix) (RSD22 EX)
Melanie C: Northern Star
Minaj, Nicki: Beam Me Up Scotty
Mitchell, Joni: Blue Highlights (RSD22 EX)
Motörhead: The Löst Tapes Vol. 2 (RSD22 EX)
Muffs, The: New Improved Kim Shattuck Demos
Musgraves, Kacey: star-crossed
My Morning Jacket: Live From RCA Studio A (Jim James Acoustic)
Nelson, Willie: Live At The Texas Opry House 1974 (RSD22 EX)
Nicks, Stevie: Bella Donna (Deluxe Edition)(RSD22 EX)
Nico and The Faction: Camera Obscura (BLUE VINYL)
Nico: Live At The Hacienda '83
Offspring, The: Greatest Hits
Opeth: My Arms, Your Hearse
Paul Butterfield Blues Band, The : The Original Lost Elektra Sessions (RSD22 EX)
Pearl Jam: Live On Two Legs (2 LP) (Clear Vinyl)
Peppa Pig: Peppa's Adventures: The Album
Pharaohs, The: In The Basement
Pixies: Live at Coachella 2004 (140g Orange and Yellow marbled Vinyl)
Pop, Iggy: Live In Berlin (1991)
Prince: The Gold Experience (2 LP) (Translucent Yellow Vinyl)
Prodigy : Return Of The Mac
Rain Parade, The: Explosions in the Glass Palace (MAGENTA VINYL)
Ramones: The Sire Albums 1981-1989 (RSD22 EX)
Red Hot Chili Peppers: Unlimited Love (RSD22 EX)
Reed, Lou: Lou Reed - I'm So Free: The 1971 RCA Demos (140g Vinyl)
Reigning Sound - Memphis in June
Replacements, The: Unsuitable for Airplay: The Lost KFAI Concert (RSD22 EX)
Residents: WARNING: UNiNC.: Live And Experimental Recordings 1971-1972
Richman, Jonathan & The Modern Lovers: Modern Lovers 88 [35th Anniversary]
Riley, Jeannie C: Harper Valley P.T.A.
Roach, Max: WE INSIST!
Santana: Splendiferous (2 LP)
SATAN’S PILGRIMS - Live At Jackpot Records
Sepultura: Revolusongs (RSD22 EX)
Sleep Token: Sundowning
Smith, Patti: Curated By Record Store Day (2 LP)
Smith, Sam: Nirvana
Soul Jazz Records presents: 100% DYNAMITE! Ska, Soul, Rocksteady & Funk in Jamaica (YELLOW VINYL)
Soul Jazz Records presents: PUNK 45: I'm A Mess! D-I-Y Or Die! Art, Trash & Neon – Punk 45s In The UK 1977-78
Soul Jazz Records presents: STUDIO ONE CLASSICS (PURPLE VINYL)
Sound, The: Counting The Days (180g Clear Vinyl)
Speed, Glue & Shinki: Eve (RSD22 EX)
St. Vincent: The Nowhere Inn (Official Soundtrack)
Stiff Little Fingers: BBC Live In Concert (RSD22 EX)
Sun's Signature: Sun's Signature
Superchunk - Incidental Music 1991-95
Surfbort - Keep On Truckin'
Swift, Taylor: the lakes
Tangerine Dream: Alpha Centauri
Tangerine Dream: Live At Reims Cinema Opera (September 23rd, 1975)
Tangerine Dream: Strange Behavior
Tegan and Sara: Still Jealous (RSD22 EX)
Tesseract: Polaris ( Rsd 2022 Pic Disc Lp )
The Four Plugs: Wrong Treatment / Bikini Girl
The Rentals - The Midnight Society Soundtrack (A Matt Sharp & Nick Zinner Score) (LP Swirl )
Tosh, Peter: Complete Captured Live (RSD22 EX)
U2: A Celebration (40th Anniversary)
Uchis, Kali: Sin Miedo (Del Amor y Otros Demonios) ∞
Various Artists: Breakin'
Various Artists: Go Ahead Punk...Make My Day
Various Artists: The Royal Tenenbaums (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
Viktor Vaughn: Vaudeville Villain
Virgin Prunes: Pagan Lovesong (40th Anniversary Edition)(RSD22 EX)
Voivod: Nothingface (PINK WITH BLUE SWIRL VINYL)
Wallows: Wallows Singles Collection (RSD22 EX)
Way, Gerard: Hesitant Alien (RSD22 EX)
Weyes Blood: A Certain Kind b/w Everybody's Talkin' (BLOOD STARBURST VINYL)
Weyes Blood: The Innocents (NUCLEAR POND BLUE VINYL)
WIPERS - Over The Edge "Anniversary Edition"
Wire: Not About to Die
Wye Oak - If Children [15th Anniversary Reissue]