Now that Record Store Day (the third Saturday of each April) has become a highly anticipated annual event among music fans, more recording companies are releasing special, limited-edition vinyl collectibles. Recordings in nearly all genres are now part of the celebration, and jazz is no exception. As of now, JazzTimes is aware of the following vinyl releases that will become available on April 20. The artist and title are followed by the label, configuration and the number of copies that will be available for sale. The list is in no particular order.
Miles Davis Round About Midnight (Legacy 12″ LP) 3000
Miles Davis Milestones (Legacy 12″ LP) 3000
Miles Davis Someday My Prince Will Come (Legacy 12″ LP) 3000
Fela Kuti Sorrow Tears and Blood/Perambulator (Knitting Factory)
The Cal Tjader Trio The Cal Tjader Trio (Fantasy 3-9/Concord 10″ orange vinyl) 2000
The Dave Brubeck Trio Distinctive Rhythm Instrumentals (Fantasy 3-2/Concord 10″ red vinyl) 2000
Marco Benevento Invisible Baby (The Royal Potato 12″ blue vinyl) 500