April 21, 2022
Highlights from nearly 500 exclusives on offer.
Record Store Day 2022 returns to its springtime home this year, taking place on Saturday 23 April.
Read more: Record Store Day 2022 official releases
To help you navigate the hundreds exclusives on offer, we’ve delved into the hundreds of records that are incoming.
As with past instalments, reissues once again take centre-stage on RSD, with new releases falling sharply behind in their wake. Sadly, female artists are still vastly underrepresented than male artists, amongst all of the RSD 2022 releases.
Check out our rundown of the best vinyl to nab this year below.
Fly Away / Fly Away
Music Is Here
The Lost Queen of New Orleans Soul
‘Dance Dance Dance’ – 7″ Edit Versions
Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers
In My Prime
Tidal Waves Music
The Lost 80s Sessions
‘Alright’ / ‘The Kitchen’ (Live)
Sailing By (Theme from BBC Radio 4 Shipping forecast)
Joyce with Mauricio Maestro
Far Out Recordings
Hillbillies In Hell 13
Country Music’s Tormented Testament (1952-1974)
Iron Mountain Analogue Research
Bella Donna (Deluxe Edition)
Complete Captured Live
The 420 Remixes
Delmore Recording Society
It Takes A Thief
Tommy Boy Music
Dance Yourself Free EP
Whenever You Need Somebody
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