10th April 2018, London: To celebrate this year’s Record Store Day, a limited number of our official 2018 turntables have been signed anonymously by RSD artists and sent to independent record shops at random.
The signees include some of the biggest RSD artists of the year, including:
Ian Anderson (Jethro Tull)
And our UK ambassador Rag n Bone Man.
(There will also be one surprise deck announced closer to the time.)
As part of this year’s festivities, we have created 500 one-off, limited edition turntables with our long-term hifi and audio partner, Rega Research. The RSD turntable is a unique hybrid of Rega’s most popular award winning Planar 1 & 2 turntables. They will be available to buy only in independent record shops and hifi retailers from the 21st April.
But punters will have to wait and see if their local record shop has received one of the exclusive signed versions as they make their way to shops completely anonymously.
Simon Webster of Rega Research said “We are extremely excited to see this new turntable rolling out for Record Store Day UK 2018 - a turntable designed to bring the best out of those fantastic new releases.”
This year’s Record Store Day takes place on Saturday 21st April. 245 record stores will be taking part in the UK with parties, performances and limited-edition releases.
You can find your local record shop: https://recordstoreday.co.uk/participating-stores/
For more information please contact Megan Page on firstname.lastname@example.org/ 0207 440 1596
About Record Store Day
Record Store Day is the one day of the year when over 200 independent record shops all across the UK come together to celebrate their unique culture. Special vinyl releases are made exclusively for the day and many shops and cities host artist performances and events to mark the occasion. Thousands more shops celebrate the day around the globe in what’s become one of the biggest annual events on the music calendar.
About Rega Research
Rega Research was formed in 1973, and now employs over 135 people in a purpose-built facility in Southend on Sea.
Performance, reliability, value for money and incorporating advanced and often unique engineering solutions are all keystones of Rega designs.
In 2015 Rega were awarded the Queen’s Award for Enterprise in recognition of their outstanding growth in the market over the last few years.