11 Things To Do This Saturday For Record Store Day (Australia)
It’s the most wonderful time of the year – collectors Christmas. Record Store Day 2019 is set to be a big one, so we’ve put together a list of some of the best things happening throughout the country. Every record store will be pumping, so get out and support them on their biggest day of the year - check out the full schedule here for all of the goods, country wide.
Mitchell House, Level 1 (Upstairs) 358 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Who? Batts, Jess Ribeiro, Cookin’ On 3 Burners, Go Get Mum, Cool Explosions and more (bands from 10:30am).
FRANKS WILD YEARS
3/2 Raymond Rd, Thirroul
Who? Monnone Alone, Soda Eaves, Loose Fit, DJ sets from Babe Rainbow and Tropical Depression (bands from 1pm). Second hand vinyl, sale crates, raffle, food truck and more.
OH! JEAN RECORDS
Melbourne, 276 Nicholson St, Fitzroy
Who? Ryan Downey, Matt Corby, Freya Josephine Hollick and GONZO (bands from 11am). One of the earlier openers, kicking off vinyl sales at 8am for the keen beans.
THE RECORD STORE
255B Crown St, Darlinghurst
Who? Dj Ya Know? Check!, Nat James, Merph, Tornado Wallace, Kato and Ben Fester.
30 Garema Pl, Canberra
What? More than 2,000 quality second hand records saved especially for RSD. The first 80 customers win limited edition re-usable Record Store Day bags and a turntable up for grabs.
15 Union St, Brunswick, Melbourne
Who? Cookin’ on 3 Burners with Stella Anjelico, Bob Evans, U Bahn, Rabbit Island, Jess Ribeiro, Truly Holy, Synthetics (bands from 3pm).
413 King St, Newtown
What? The always reliable Repressed Records will have plenty of rock to choose from, and more. Loads of new vinyl in too - check it here and prep for a big day.
228 Keira St, Wollongong
Who? Hockey Dad, Totally Unicorn, Velvet Elevator and Enfant Terrible. Door prizes and more (bands from 4pm).
PLUG SEVEN RECORDS
313A Smith St, Fitzroy
Who? Laneous Band, Clever Austin (beat set), JK Group, Jethro, Mamacita Bonnita, Harvey Sutherland, Cassawarrior and Mike Who (music from midday).
JET BLACK CAT MUSIC
72A Vulture St, Brisbane City
What? Each RSD Jet Black Cat produces a special tee to celebrate, this year it’s designed by Sam Netterfield of Cub Sport. Don’t miss out.
RSD AFTER PARTY WITH RHUBARB RECORDS
Nowhereman Brewing Co. 25 Harrogate St, West Leederville WA
Who? Moana, MYTHS and Tanaya Harper (kicks off at 2pm).
Also, take advantage of being Down Under for Record Store Day. The lines aren’t quite as long as they are in some other countries, so it’s easier to get your mittens on that limited-edition wax. Happy digging. Full list of release here.