Though the majority of music listened to these days are from streaming platforms, true music lovers still admire the organic feeling of having physical copies of their favorite artists. Record Store Day is a chance for music lovers around the world to come together and rejoice over what made listening to music outside of live performances possible in the first place, vinyl.
Rejoice and support your local brick and mortar on the 10th anniversary of Record Store Day!
Here’s a list of some record stores in the Tampa area throwing great Record Store Day 2017 events!
Daddy Kool Records
Since Daddy Kool runs ticket and event promotions across the St. Pete area, they’ll be giving away tickets to some concerts on Record Store Day as well as sidewalk as storewide sales, limited edition t-shirts and more!
666 Central Ave. N., St. Petersburg
Tucked away in the heart of Tampa Bay neighborhood Seminole Heights is Microgroove. Microgroove is a special place to pick through some records because of its hip and modern environment. Microgroove will have local music, Commune + Co coffee and more.
906 N. Florida Ave., Tampa
Mojo Books and Records
Right in the middle of the USF area is Mojo Books and Records. This place is a honey hole for all the greatest records, books and vibes. Mojo is hosting a party with doors opening at 8 am, free PBR after 3 pm, free t-shirts, and drinks to the first 10 people in line as well as a local band showcase lasting all through the day and night.
2540 E. Fowler Ave, Tampa
Make sure to celebrate Record Store Day this Saturday, April 22nd, 2017 to get a glimpse at the importance of records in a digital industry.