You thought April 16th was RECORD STORE DAY, your one day of the year to actually set foot in a real live record store? WRONG!! At TKO RECORDS we’ll be celebrating RECORD STORE WEEK all next week, because let’s face it- EVERY DAY SHOULD BE RECORD STORE DAY, YOU FUCKING LOSERS!!!! Here’s what we’ve going going on:
-APRIL 14th- THE MEATMEN w/ Jughead’s Revenge, AGAINST THE GRAIN & more @ the Airliner, 2419 N. Broadway Los Angeles, CA
THE MEATMEN arrive in Los Angeles on their 2011 West Coast Tour to lay down the law!!
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-APRIL 15th – TESCO VEE’s Pizza Party- 6 PM @ TKO RECORDS, 18948 Brookhurst ST Fountain Valley, CA
Come celebrate Record Store Eve at TKO Records with the Sultan of Smut TESCO VEE and the legendary MEATMEN!! Enjoy free pizza and beverages with Detroit’s Denizens of Depravity in honor of the release of Bazillion Points “Touch & Go” book and the brand new limited MEATMEN tour 7” on TKO Records!!!
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-APRIL 15 the THE MEATMEN w/ BLACK FAG, AGAINST THE GRAIN & the JunK @ Alex’s Bar 2913 E. Anaheim St. Long Beach, CA
THE MEATMEN’s Rockn’Roll Juggernaut rocks Long Beach that night at Alex’s Punk Rock Social with two of TKO RECORDS’ favorite local bands- BLACK FAG & the JunK!!
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-APRIL 16th- RECORD STORE DAY 2011 @ TKO RECORDS, 18948 Brookhurst ST Fountain Valley, CA
Noon-9PM, TKO will be enjoying the “official” Record Store Day celebration in style, with savings of 20% off all our our regular inventory, loads of killer exclusive RSD exclusives (just the COOL ones) and of course the BIG KAHUNA- TKO RECORDS TWO EXCLUSIVE RECORD STORE DAY 2011 RELEASES:
POISON IDEA – DARBY CRASH RIDES AGAIN 7” EP
Poison Idea’s blistering 1982 demo, unavailable on vinyl since it’s original release in 1989- 500 copies on Blue Vinyl!!
THE MEATMEN – Happy Fucking Easter, Asshole 7” EP
This limited RSD 2011/ tour single is the first new recordings featuring the Meatmen’s current line up. It features a new original backed by two GERMS covers!! 500 copies!!
BOTH OF THESE RELEASES WILL BE AVAILABLE EXCLUSIVELY FROM TKO RECORDS & THE BANDS ONLY!!!!
-APRIL 17th BLACK MARKET SWAP 2011 #2 @ Dr. Strange Records, 7136 Amethyst Ave Alta Loma, CA 91737
The popular SoCal Punk Rock Record Swap Returns!! Vendors will include TKO, Going Underground, Headline Records, Radiation Records, Burger Records, Mass Media, and of course, our host for this installement of the BMS, Dr. Strange!! Rock n' Roll, Punk, Surf, Synth, Garage, Hardcore, New Wave, Salsa, Polka, and more!!! DJ's spinning and a taco stand slingin'!! The last one in January was a BLAST and this one should be even better!! See you there......
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