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Offline Rob-C

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Record Store Day - 16 April 2016
« on: April 15, 2016, 10:57:59 AM »
At least two interesting items here:

http://recordstoreday.co.uk/exclusive-releases/rsd-2016

Quite fancy getting Cast of Thousands in white vinyl - my original RCA copy is long lost to the ravages of time.  Also, is this the first time it's been possible to buy '...Red Sea...' in red vinyl since 1978?  I still have my original (I'll bore you all one day with the story about how I bought the original, despite misinformation put out by Radio Luxembourg).

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Re: Record Store Day - 16 April 2016
« Reply #1 on: April 15, 2016, 01:16:18 PM »
According to my local store.  Gateway Sounds, Whitstable.  There has been a problem with the distribution of several of the records..   and...  yes.... Cast of Thousands is one.   She is still hopeful of getting a copy, but it wont be in time for tomorrow..
Phil Nicholson
Whitstable

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Re: Record Store Day - 16 April 2016
« Reply #2 on: April 16, 2016, 10:54:32 PM »
I got Cast of Thousands in Sister Ray for 19.99 (Red Sea had quickly sold out).  It looks and feels magnificent. Had to wait in a long queue to get in the shop first - a bit mad.  Vinyl seems to have a bit more life in it yet.

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Re: Record Store Day - 16 April 2016
« Reply #3 on: April 17, 2016, 12:09:41 PM »
And it begins.

4 copies of 'Cast Of Thousands' on white vinyl already up for sale on Discogs for 28 and upwards.

And several on eBay for even more.

Well, I suppose that's Capitalism for you...

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Re: Record Store Day - 16 April 2016
« Reply #4 on: April 17, 2016, 01:32:41 PM »
Fuck 'em - go and see TV live I says!

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Re: Record Store Day - 16 April 2016
« Reply #5 on: April 26, 2016, 03:01:04 PM »
Copies of White Vinyl "Cast" and Red Sea are available from the man himself.  Only a few copies though (6 of each on Sunday night).
Phil Nicholson
Whitstable