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Record Store Day 2017: For those about to rock to Bowie, Prince and AC/DC

Record Store Day 2017: For those about to rock to Bowie, Prince and AC/DC

When Record Store Day 2017 arrives on Saturday, April 22, South Florida’s growing fleet of mom-and-pop record shops will pile on the festivities.

An official salute to the indie ingenuity of local retailers, Record Store Day will bring hundreds of exclusive and limited-edition releases, but stores such as Radio-Active Records, We Got the Beats and Sweat Records are going the extra mile with bands, LP sales, giveaways, food and raffles.

All told, 10 local stores — the most in recent memory — will participate in the celebration, bearing anticipated releases such as David Bowie’s “BowPromo,” a replica of the 12-track, 1971 promo album sent to labels to help land the late...

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