How is it already time for Record Store Day again?? If you’re looking to go join the queues or catch some of your favourite musical heroes in town, we’ve got the skinny on all the events – from Lauren Laverne broadcasting her BBC 6Music show, to Gruff Rhys and Charlotte Church djing! Don’t forget to check the full list of RSD 2018 releases…
Get out and about and support your local independent music scene, this Saturday 21 April, 2018!
9am – 6pm, Spillers Records, Morgan Arcade
The annual celebration of independent record shops and all things vinyl is happening on Saturday the 21st of April – and alongside the armfuls of exclusive releases, Spillers will be hosting their usual range of DJs and live music to keep you entertained throughout the day – and this year, they’ve got SPECIAL GUEST Lauren Laverne broadcasting her BBC 6 Music show from the store! She’ll be joined by guests Gwenno and Gruff Rhys.
And Lauren’s excited about her visit to Cardiff! She says: “I love taking my show on the road for Record Store Day, but to be going to Spillers in Cardiff – the world’s oldest record store – this year is something really special. We’ll be chatting to the team there and will be joined by Gwenno and Gruff Rhys, with music from Haley. It’s going to be a fantastic show and I’m so looking forward to be heading to Wales’ capital city!”
9am – 6pm at RIP Outpost, in the Castle Emporium (Womanby Street)
Come and join us at The Castle Emporium for a right old knees up to celebrate all things vinyl! Come join the Official-Unofficial Record Store Day 2018 All-Dayer, where there will be :
- *BRUNCH SPECIAL
- *RIVAL BREWERY BOTTLE BAR
- *BANGIN TUNES FROM CRUSH DJS / DRUNK YOGA / ROTARY CLUB / BAN LAB
- *DEALS DEALS DEALS
- *PRIZES PRIZES PRIZES
- *HAIRY BABES + SLIMEY HUNKS
- *PUPPY PARTY PETTING ZOO
- *DISCOUNT CROC SHOP
- *POSI PARTY VIBES
- *THE SUPER LIMITED UNOFFICIAL RSD LIST
NO DIVING IN THE SHALLOW END!
9am- 6pm, Kellys Records in Cardiff Indoor Market
A Cardiff institution, Kellys has all your second-hand music needs – and a great line up of DJs on the day!
DJs on rotation at Kellys through the day:
- 9-11am – Kellys staff
- 11-12pm – Sarah Sweeney
- 12-1pm – Don Leisure
- 1-2pm – Gruff Rhys
- 2-3pm – Ani Glass
- 3-4pm – Charlotte Church & Esther
- 4-5pm – Boy Azooga
6-11pm, The Andrew Buchan Bar, Albany Road
Vinyl Cruisers and Spillers Records present The Record Store Day After Party! Besides the normal crew there will be Spillers regulars manning the decks. Expect some exclusive tunes for your delight!
If you’re out and about over Record Store Day 2018 be sure to tag us in your pics and we’ll reshare the best! Enjoy! #shoplocal #independentcardiff.
Also shout out to woke Record Store Day sponsor, Friels Cider! Supporting independent music! Give them a big up and tag em in, #FrielsRSD.