Record Store Day is a promotional event that happens in the spring, but not to be left out of all the
"Ah, Black Friday," reads a post on the Record Store Day website. "Even if you're averse to the crowds and the crazy, there is a great place to go shopping on that day after Thanksgiving and it's your friendly neighborhood record store."
As is the case with the full-fledged Record Store Day, the smaller-scale Black Friday version gives fans the chance to buy special, limited-edition discs.
"They're putting out a few exclusive releases to try and keep Record Store Day in the public eye," said Mitch Kirsner, owner of Fantasy. He said that his shop will have special vinyl pieces from artists including Bettye LaVette, the
There's also a split 7-inch with
See the full list of Record Store Day Black Friday items here. Be aware, though, that participating stores don't stock everything on the list. Typically, any one store only gets a fraction of everything available.
Fantasy will be open 10:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday -- no special hours for Black Friday Record Store Day.
"My customers just don't get up that early," Kirsner said.