The art for Soapbox Soliloquy's Good Morning Dragonclaw LP is another reason to buy local vinyl on Record Store Day

I mean, look at that.

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click to enlarge Illustration by Indiana’s Tom Torluemke. - Blind Not Deaf
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Illustration by Indiana’s Tom Torluemke.

Record Store Day was meant to celebrate local indie retailers and keep them open. On Saturday, vinyl enthusiasts will squeeze into record shops across the area and scoop up a ton of limited edition records, enjoy giveaways and take in performances from local bands.

Q&A: Soapbox Soliloquy’s Jasmine Deja discusses new LP, three-song video montage

Bands that call the Bay area home would be grateful if you picked up some of the vinyl they've put on the shelves, too. With that in mind, CL compiled a list of 20 pieces to look out for on Record Store Day 2018. See the full list here, and listen to music from one of the selections below.

Soapbox Soliloquy Good Morning Dragonclaw Its trippy cover was painted by Indiana’s Tom Torluemke, and the inside finds Jasmine Deja and the seven-piece Nimbus Collective getting even weirder on the music and pictorial lyric sheet

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Read his 2016 intro letter and disclosures from 2022 and 2021. Ray Roa started freelancing for Creative Loafing Tampa in January 2011 and was hired as music editor in August 2016. He became Editor-In-Chief in August 2019. Past work can be seen at Suburban Apologist, Tampa Bay Times, Consequence of Sound and The...
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