Record Store Day Announces Black Friday 2017 Releases

October 18, 2017


The complete list of Black Friday 2017 Record Store Day releases has been announced, and there are some goodies to look out for in three types of releases: Record Store Day Exclusive Release, Record Store Day Limited Run / Regional Focus Release, and Record Store Day First Release.

Below, we’ve listed some of this year’s highlights, broken down by release type.


Record Store Day Exclusive Release

These releases can be picked up in their physical form at independent record stores on Black Friday

Chuck Berry The London Chuck Berry Sessions LP

Yusuf/Cat Stevens The Laughing Apple LP Picture Disc

Queen We Are The Champions/We Will Rock You 12" Vinyl

Iggy Pop New Values LP

Willie Nelson Spirit LP

Willie Nelson Yesterdays Wine LP

Paul McCartney/Holidays Rule/Norah Jones "Wonderful Christmastime"/"Peace" red 7" Vinyl

Paul McCartney/Holidays Rule/The Decemberists "Wonderful Christmastime"/"Jesus Christ" green 7" Vinyl

Toto Hold The Line/Alone 10" Picture Disc

Janis Joplin Greatest Hits LP

Jerry Garcia and Howard Wales Side Trips, Volume One 2 x LP

Steve Earle El Corazon LP

The Byrds You Movin'/Boston 7" Vinyl


Record Store Day Limited Run / Regional Focus Release

These releases can be purchased at independent record stores on Black Friday with the potential to purchase at differing locations and/or online in the future

Blue Oyster Cult Rarities Vol. 1 (1969-1976) 2 x LP

Tommy Bolin Energy LP

Lou Reed and Kris Kristofferson The Bottom Line Archive Series: In Their Own Words: With Vin Scelsa LP Picture Disc

Turtles Turtles '66 LP


Record Store Day First Release

These releases are harder to find, as they’re either pressed in limited batches or sold in specific stores only

Cheap Trick Christmas Christmas LP

The Doors Absolutely Live 2 x LP

Grateful Dead Grateful Dead Records Collection 5 x LP

Procol Harum The One & Only One 10" Vinyl

Rush Closer To The Heart 7" Vinyl

Twisted Sister A Twisted Christmas LP

Neil Young Harvest Moon 2 x LP

Frank Zappa Lumpy Gravy b/w Primordial 12" Vinyl

Otis Redding Live in Europe (50th Anniversary Edition) LP

Roger Taylor Journey's End 10" Vinyl

Dimebag Darrell The Hitz 12" Vinyl