Record Store Day is coming and Earache are in on the action

Earache Records is pleased to announce its participation in this year's Record Store Day in the UK and Europe with a number of unmissable limited edition vinyl releases.

This year's specials include two exclusive songs from Rival Sons, new acoustic recordings from Blackberry Smoke, an official new live album from death metal legends Morbid Angel recorded in 1989, exclusive non-album tracks from Kagoule, plus the long-out-of-print Gods Of Grind compilation issued on vinyl for the first time ever, featuring rare EPs from some of the pioneers of the extreme metal scene.

Founded in 2007, Record Store Day takes place on the third Saturday of April each year, bringing together artists and independently-owned record stores to celebrate the art of music.  Special vinyl and CD releases and various promotional products are made exclusively for the day and sold in independent stores around the world.

Don't miss these must-have Record Store Day specials from Earache:

Rival Sons - Black Coffee Long As I Can See The Light

Two previously unreleased songs recorded variously in the USA and Norway.

Blackberry Smoke - Wood, Wire & Roses

Six brand new recordings including a Tom Waits cover.

Morbid Angel - Juvenilia

Full live show from 1989 recorded at Rock City in Nottingham, with artwork that features previously unseen photos.

Kagoule - The Bastard Monarchy

Kagoule offer up two brand new songs pressed on dirty gold vinyl.

Gods Of Grind 2xLP

Recalling the early, legendary grind era, a double LP compiling long-out-of-print EPs from four of Earache's classic acts.

Get your hands on these one-off Record Store Day vinyl collectibles by heading to your local independent record store on Saturday, 18th April and showing your support.