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Music shops in Athens are celebrating their Record Store Day

21 April 2012 / 18:04:16  GRReporter
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Record companies Archangel and Puzzlemusik as well as Public stores are participating in this year's Record Store Day, 21 April, with various events, live and bazaar.

Within the Record Store Day, Archangel Music in cooperation with Ark Festival Club and Tora K44 have organized a five-day bazaar for music CDs and materials (from 18 to 22 April), whose climax will be a BBQ feast and DJ set/live party in the last festive day.

Every day from Wednesday, 18 April to Sunday, 22 April, CDs, LPs, T-shirts, posters and merchandise from Ark Festival are sold at prices from 0.50 to 10 euro and on Sunday, the club Tora Κ44 will welcome its guests with one its famous BBQs. Some of the artists of Ark Festival will make live DJ sets and performances.

And on Saturday, 21April, Labeast "The Wedding Singer" vs "Sting like a bee" Sias will be held.

Celebrating the Record Store Day on Saturday, 21 April, Public stores will offer to their visitors and friends of music a collection that is not offered for sale. The collection is called «Every day should be a record day». In the shop on Syntagma Square from 12 pm to 3 pm, visitors can see in action the Best Radio producer Spiros Payatakis performing a live DJ Set.

Puzzlemusik is taking part in the international day dedicated to independent music stores, International Record Store Day, again on Saturday, 21 April. Sonic Boom music shop offers all CDs sold by Puzzlemusik at particularly low prices for the occasion. The following will appear: Christos Alexopoulos - founder of Puzzlemusik - in his first live performance for many years, George Mastrokostas - perhaps the most important Greek representative on the world shoegaze post-rock/ambient stage, and members of Socos & The Live Project Band - a band attracting more and more fans each year.

On the same day, Sonic Boom shop will be open from 10 am to 10 pm. Live events start at 5 pm.

For more information: Tora Κ44, 44, Konstantinoupoleos Str., Gazi, 210 3423560, 210 6844379/ Sonic Boom, 32, Sirou Str, Kipseli, 2108253972

 

Tags: Record Store DayArchangel Puzzlemusik Public
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