Published Oct 07, 2020While they have one more "RSD Drop" to complete this month, Record Store Day organizers are already looking ahead to Black Friday in November. Now, the full list of exclusives set to land that day has arrived.
This year's crop of Black Friday RSD releases includes the first standalone vinyl pressing of Alice in Chains' Sap EP, Some Old Bullshit from Beastie Boys, anniversary editions of Mobb Deep's The Infamous and U2's Boy, a 2-LP reissue of Aimee Mann's Bachelor No. 2, or the Last Remains of the Dodo, a 3-LP set of John Prine's Asylum Albums, and a long-awaited reissue of Linkin Park's Meteora.
Elsewhere on the list, Sunn O))) will revisit a pair of recordings with Merzbow in reissuing 2002 sophomore LP Flight of the Behemoth, while Herbie Hancock will come back to sessions with Ron Carter and Tony Williams with a reissue of 1977's Herbie Hancock Trio.
A pair of hip-hop smashes in UGK's Underground Kingz and Tha Dogg Pound's Dogg Food will come back to wax, while Baroness and Alanis Morissette have teed up a couple live recordings in Live at Maida Vaile BBC Vol II and Live at London's O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, 2020, respectively.
If that somehow isn't enough, further releases will come from the Rolling Stones, Little Richard, Motörhead, the Weeknd, Chris Cornell, Norah Jones, Nick Cave, Pop Smoke, Best Coast, Pete Rock, Anthrax, Fountains of Wayne, Big K.R.I.T., Ice-T, Jadakiss, Elliott Smith, George Harrison, Milla Jovovich, Uncle Tupelo, the Stranglers, DMX, Snoop Dogg, Sonny Rollins, the Chariot and many others.
The 2020 edition of Record Store Day's Black Friday event will take place November 27. You can pore over the complete American list in here, Canadian list here and UK list here.