Happening in the Philippines for the first time from April 12 to 15 at Eastwood City, Record Store Day celebrates the importance and vitality of the independent music store.
MCA Music (Universal Music Philippines) along with Astroplus/Astrovision, Megaworld Lifestyle Malls, Audiotechnica and Vinyl Dump Thrift Store will release exclusive vinyl titles from a wide array of artists in celebration of Record Store Day, an annual global event.
MCA Music will offer releases from the world’s current top artists: Sam Smith, Katy Perry, Lady Gaga, Imagine Dragons, Hozier, The 1975, Bastille, Tove Lo, as well as exclusive titles from legendary artists including The Police, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Metallica and Deep Purple.
Blue Note artists like Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Thelonious Monk and Freddie Hubbard are included in the lineup. Also available are rare jazz titles from Diana Krall, Gregory Porter, Norah Jones, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Astrud Gilberto and hard-to-find catalogue vinyl releases from The Beatles and others.
Bands and artists will be performing at the Eastwood Central Plaza on the first day of the event. Expect live performances from Johnny Alegre, Nicole Asensio, Save Me Hollywood, James Wright, Chlara, and more.