Okayplayer's Top 14 Essential Record Store Day Selections For 2014
It’s that time of year again, folks. When all the beautiful oddities the world of vinyl collecting has to offer come out to play for the cratedigging that is Record Store Day. While the year has certainly brought it’s fair share of choice selections for your shelf (Wyatt Cenac‘s Live In Brooklyn, Nick Hakim‘s double EP Where Will We Go, the Brian Eno curated Fela Kuti box set and the like) we’ve got the master document of must-have material; essential pick-ups for the rap nerd, the avid funkateer and bleeding-heart soul selector alike. The goodies range from the unheard cuts of The Godfather’s JBs to rare live performances from the likes of Billie Holiday to highly-coveted bootlegs from Jimi Hendrix to a couple of even rarer box sets–all of which are or will soon be available in our very own OKP shop. Only the C.R.E.A.M of the crop for our valiant vinyl slingers. So without further adieu, here are our picks for your Record Store Day festivities.