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Friday, April 22, 2011

Pizza with Tesco!!

Here are a few photos from the Pizza Party with Tesco Vee!!
photos: Jeff Terranova










Tuesday, April 5, 2011

CELEBRATE RECORD STORE WEEK AT TKO RECORDS!!!

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!!

-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!!!

-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!!

-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......


Tesco Vee book signing & The Meatmen TOUR DATES!!



TESCO VEE BY DAY / TOUCH AND GO BOOK IN-STORE DATES
April 5, Denver, CO—Twist and Shout Records, 6PM
April 6, Salt Lake City, UT, The Heavy Metal Shop, 7PM
April 8, Seattle, WA, The Elliott Bay Book Company, 7PM
April 9, Portland, OR, Jackpot Records
April 12, Santa Cruz, CA, Streetlight Records Santa Cruz, 6PM
April 14, Los Angeles, CA, Vacation Vinyl, 7PM
April 15, Fountain Valley, CA, TKO Records, 6PM
April 16, Las Vegas, NV, Zia Records, 6PM
April 18, Phoenix, AZ, Changing Hands Bookstore/Hoodlum Music
April 21, San Antonio, TX, Hogwild Records
April 23, Austin, TX, Waterloo Records & Video, 5PM
April 24, Dallas, TX, Good Records, 4PM
April 25, OK City, OK, Guestroom Records
April 27, Des Moines, IA, Finders Creepers 6PM

THE MEATMEN BY NIGHT / APRIL 2011 TOUR DATES
Tue. April 5 Denver, CO Marquis
Wed. April 6 Salt Lake City, UT Burts Tiki Room
Thu. April 7 Boise, ID The Red Room
Fri. April 8 Seattle WA El Corazon
Sat. April 9 Portland OR Plan B
Sun. April 10 Oakland, CA Oakland Metro
Mon. April 11 Sacramento CA Fire Escape
Tue. April 12 Santa Cruz, CA Matty Hodel Building
Wed. April 13 Lompoc, CA Wicked Shamrock
Thu. April 14 Los Angeles, CA The Airliner
Fri. April 15 Long Beach, CA Alex's Bar
Sat. April 16 Las Vegas, NV The Cheyenne Saloon
Sun. April 17 San Diego, CA The Shakedown
Mon. April 18 Phoenix AZ Yucca Tap Room
Tue. April 19 Albuquerque, NM Moonlight Lounge
Wed. April 20 El Paso, TX Badlands Billiards
Thu. April 21 San Antonio, TX The Nightrocker
Fri. April 22 Houston, TX Walters on Washington
Sat. April 23 Austin TX Red 7
Sun. April 24 Dallas, TX Doublewide
Mon. April 25 Ok. City, OK The Conservatory
Tue. April 26 St. Louis, MO The Fubar Angela Rana
Wed. April 27 Des Moines, IA The Underground
Thu. April 28 Minneapolis, MN Triple Rock Soc. Club
Fri. April 29 Chicago IL Memories