Record Store Day, the annual celebration of independently owned retail music outlets, marks the arrival of many special releases. This year’s instant rarities include extremely limited items from the likes of King Crimson (a collectors CD with graphic novel, t-shirt, etc.) and Frank Zappa. From to the RSD site:
Frank Zappa & The Mothers rare single originally released in 1973
Available on vinyl for the first time in 40 years!
Remastered from the original analog sources.
• Side A: I’m The Slime [non-LP track, also shorter than LP version]
• Side B: Montana [2013 single edit featuring 25 additional seconds]
See also a split 7″ single with Deep Purple and Type-O Negative.
Read about all the 2013 specials at the RSD site.