Avenged Sevenfold, Deftones, Coheed, Mastodon, more to Participate in Record Store Day

by | Mar 23, 2010

A number of bands will be participating in next month’s Independent Record Store Day on April 17. Record Store Day Ambassador Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age, Them Crooked Vultures) explains what the day is about in the video below:

A rundown of bands and their Record Store Day releases are as follows:

Avenged Sevenfold “Unholy Confessions” 12” vinyl
Coheed and Cambria “Guns Of Summer”, b/w “Pearl of the Stars” (Big Beige Demo Version)
Deftones “Rocket Skates” 7” single
Lacuna Coil “Shallow Live” 7”single
Mastodon “Blood Moutain” (2 Lp version) 12” vinyl reissue, “Blood Mountain” (1 LP version) vinyl 12″ reissue
Nonpoint “Miracle” DVD of new single video
Omar Rodriguez Lopez “Solar Gambling” 12” vinyl
Pantera “Cowboys From Hell” vinyl reissue 12″, “Vulgar Displays of Power” vinyl reissue 12″, “Far Beyond Driven” vinyl reissue 12”
RX Bandits “Live @ Park Avenue” acoustic EP
Them Crooked Vultures 10″ Vinyl Picture Disc

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