The Ultimate 2015 Dallas Record Store Day Guide

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Mike Mezeul
At Record Store Day, come for the records and stay for the party. We insist.

Ah, Record Store Day. Can't you just feel it in the air? The fresh-pressed vinyl, the excitement of exclusive releases, the pitter-patter of feet scurrying across a storeroom floor? It only comes once a year, an annual armistice between the hi-fi purists and the tepid collectors. The perfect blend of celebrating local business and indulging the mirth of collecting music. And if you've been counting down the days on your Jack White-themed calendar, you'll know it's just around the corner. The question is, how should you plot out your day at Dallas' record stores? We got you covered.


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Good Records Outdid Itself With This Year's Record Store Day Lineup

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Mike Mezeul
You know this guy will be at Good Records on Record Store Day. Will you be as well?

You can always tell that it's springtime when the lineups for Record Store Day start rolling out. And now it's official: Last night on 1310 The Ticket's Local Ticket with Mark Schectman, the big one, Good Records, announced their lineup, and it's a doozy. Beyond the typical assortment of live local acts, "celebrity" DJs and, most importantly, free beer, the big names for this year's event are even bigger than usual. God bless Texas, and Record Store Day too.


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Doing the Rounds on Dallas' Record Store Day, 2014

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Jennifer Elliott
We all have our Record Store Day stories. Maybe we pulled an all-nighter to stake out a spot in line before the stores had even opened. Maybe we planned our day to avoid the rush and make a quick record-grab-and-go. Or maybe we just went to stand around in the sun, have a beer (or four), and work off that Friday night hangover.

Regardless, audiophiles of the world -- and specifically of North Texas -- were out en mass this past Saturday, and DC9 at Night had our troops on the ground at some of the most popular locations in the area. Here's what we found along the way.

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