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Traditionally the biggest selling day for independent music retailers, this year’s Record Store Day was postponed due to the pandemic and ensuing nationwide lockdown. While organizers did their best to salvage the event by staging three smaller-scale “RSD Drops”, a number of retailers were unable to withstand the financial hit and forced to go under. Those record store days that remain are hoping Record Store’s Black Friday offshoot will provide a much-needed cash infusion, and fortunately several artists are doing their part by announcing exclusive releases for the day.
“Managing the largest music event in the world during the pandemic has been challenging, but somehow the record labels and artists have managed to provide record stores with a fantastic list of special releases for Black