Your Guide To The Best Record Store Day Events In L.A.

by Ben Caro · April 19, 2013

Back in 2007, Record Store Day was conceived as a way to draw attention to the fast-dwindling, unique culture of the local, plucky and pretentious record store. Happening this Saturday (possibly to coincide with 4/20?), the celebration has spread across the U.S.. With a dizzying list of vinyl LPs being released exclusively for Record Store Day, there are many reasons for music lovers to make pilgrimages to their local record shops. But even with the growing list of vinyl enthusiasts, there are plenty of us who are still afraid of needles and prefer to hunker down over our Spotify libraries. Thankfully, there are plenty of things happening on Record Store Day besides the sale of records—live concerts, DJ sets, free goodies and we're happy to provide your guide to the best events in L.A. to hit on Record Store Day.