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Independent Music Stores Nationwide to Join Forces for April 18 "Record Store Day" Event

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On Saturday, April 18th, hundreds of independently-owned music stores across the country will link together to celebrate the unique place that they occupy both in their local communities and nationally.

Several

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artists and labels, including The Killers,

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, BB King, Queen, Sublime, and Whiskeytown, will be releasing special vinyl and CD releases and various promotional products exclusively for

Record Store Day

. Festivities at the stores will include live performances, cookouts, body painting, meet & greets with artists, parades, DJ sets, and more!

For more information on exclusive promotions and events going on in your area go to

www.gotdownloads.com/recordstoreday

.

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