Dine Alone Records Unveils Exclusive Offers For Record Store Day Black Friday Pop-up Shop November 23-28, 2018

Features RSD Black Friday Titles, Dine Alone Record Store Exclusives and Artist Merchandise


Pop-Up Kicks Off Friday, November 23 at 9am ET
864 Eastern Ave., Toronto, ON

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(November 16, 2018 – Toronto, ON) Dine Alone Records announced last week it will open its doors once again for a very special Pop-Up Shop from November 23 to 28, 2018 to commemorate Record

Store Day Black Friday. Today, the label unveils a few of the exciting Record Store Day Black Friday exclusives the Dine Alone Records Store will feature, alongside titles from the label’s robust, award-winning roster, a selection of curated titles from other labels, as well as signed records, artist & label merchandise and special Dine Alone releases. See below for official hours of operation and to check out all of the exclusive brick and mortar store releases, visit: https://www.dinealonestore.com/collections/black-friday

To celebrate Black Friday,  Dine Alone is taking “dead” formats to new levels with two 8 track releases, a cassette and almost 20 exclusive vinyl variants. For the first time ever, Dine Alone will be offering 8 track releases starting with a collection of 9 covers from The Dirty Nil, recorded during The Master Volume sessions. You’re Welcome features covers, some previously unreleased, from The Jesus And Mary Chain, David Bowie, April Wine, Cheap Trick, The Who, Metallica, Big Star, Culture Abuse, and Van Halen. Manufactured on dead stock red Radio Shack tapes, You’re Welcome will be limited to only 15 copies.

The second 8 track celebrates the 1 year anniversary of Dead Heavens’ Whatever Witch You Are. A one-time pressing of 25 copies will be available. Guitarist and renowned painter Paul Kostabi hand painted unique covers for each copy.

A throwback to the live bootleg tape trading community, Tokyo Police Club have recorded and designed a new, live cassette-only release titled Eight Songs Live. Limited to 50 copies the cassette features hand scratched tapes and covers printed at Dine Alone HQ.

To mark 10 years since its release, Dine Alone will release a brand new pressing of Arkells’ breakout album Jackson Square on clear vinyl housed in a screen printed jacket. The one-time anniversary pressing will be individually hand-numbered out of 300.

Dine Alone has also pressed exclusive variants to celebrate its two contributions to Record Store Day Black Friday; Attack in Black Got Live If You’re Interested and a 10 Year Anniversary pressing of The Curve Of The Earth. A collection of 10 songs performed live across Canada between 2007-2010, Got Live If You’re Interested includes 3 previously unreleased songs and alternate takes never recorded in a studio. The album is pressed on opaque yellow vinyl and limited to only 100 copies. The Curve Of The Earth was the follow-up to the band’s critically acclaimed debut LP Marriage and has been pressed on solid white, limited to 300 and only available at the Dine Alone Records Store.

All exclusive offers will be split up for sale between Friday, November 23 and Saturday, November 24.

If that’s not enough to fill loved ones’ stockings this festive season, the Flexi collection below will be offered for free when you spend $50 or more (one copy per sale):

City and Colour “Nutshell” 7” Flexi (Limited to 250)
Say Anything “It’s Chill” 7” Flexi (Limited to 250)
The Dirty Nil “Unchained” 7” Flexi (Limited to 250)
The Drew Thomson Foundation “Stay” 7” Flexi (Limited to 250)
Yukon Blonde “Love The Way You Are” 7” Flexi (Limited to 250)

Alongside the Pop-up record store, Dine Alone will turn its venue space into a Flea Market on Saturday, November 24, featuring various vendors of clothing, art, unique accessories and other curiosities including Sheet Happens, Emily May Rose, The Button Machine, Last Wishes Supply, Successful Press, All Sorts Press, Spellcaster, Friday’s Child, Platinum Playhouse, Gypsy Dream Weaver, Brittpaperscissors, Natalie Very B, and  Alt & Roh. Popular custom ink shop Seven Crowns Tattoo and its coveted “purveyors of the finest tattoos” George Brown and Matthew Ellis, will also be on hand for a special Tattoo Pop-Up on Tuesday, November 27 and Wednesday, November 28.

Stay tuned to Dine Alone Records Store and socials for more sales, flash promos and doorcrashers being announced.

The store will be open to the general public as follows:

Dine Alone Records Store Hours
864 Eastern Ave., Toronto

Friday, November 23 – 9AM to 7PM
Saturday, November 24 – 10AM to 6PM
Sunday, November 25- 10AM to 6PM
Monday, November 26 – 10AM to 6PM
Tuesday, November 27 – 10AM to 6PM
Wednesday, November 28 – 10AM to 6PM

One of the top independent labels boasting major industry awards and accolades, Dine Alone opened its doors to the public for the first time for RSD on April 21, resulting in long line-ups around the block, and a nod from NOW Magazine as one of the five best Record Store Day events of 2018. More information will be announced in the coming weeks. In the meantime, stay tuned to Dine Alone Records socials for exclusive sneak-peeks of the exciting things in store as of November 23.

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