Record Store Day 2016 is almost upon us! What was once thought of as a fading medium for listening to music has found a major resurgence and now has its own day of celebration with re-releases, limited edition pressings, in-store performances and more.
In celebration of Record Store Day, Music Times is giving you the chance to win some Countdown To Record Store Day prize packs full of albums, headphones and more to make your day better than you thought possible.
The first and second place prize packs include:
- A pair of Beats Solo2 Headphones
- $60 Apple Music Gift Card
- iPhone case made of real album vinyl by Wrecords By Monkey
- Dual CD of the London Philharmonic/John Alldis Choir/Zubin Mehta in Puccini's Turandot
- DVD of The Piano Guys in Live at Red Butte Garden
- Vinyl copy of The Suffers' self-titled debut LP
- CD copy of Gwen Stefani's new solo album, This Is What the Truth Feels Like
- CD copy of The Paper Kites' TwelveFour
- CD copy of Boy & Bear's Limit of Love
- CD copy of Guster's Evermotion
- Vinyl copy of Highly Suspect's 2015 album, Mister Asylum
- Vinyl copy of Nick Jonas's solo album, Nick Jonas
- Vinyl copy of Seth MacFarlane's holiday album, Holiday For Swing!
- A pair of V-Moda Wireless Headphones
- DVD of Vesselina Kasarova and Jonas Kaufmann in Bizet's Carmen
- Mixed assortment of vinyl products from Wrecords By Monkey
- Dual CD of The Vienna Philharmonic/Karajan in Puccini's Madama Butterfly
- CD copy of Cub Sport's This Is Our Vice
- CD copy of Radical Face's The Family Tree: The Leaves
- CD copy of Filter's Crazy Eyes
To enter to win, head over to MusicTimes.com/CountdownToRSD and fill out the contest's entry from.
Let us know which albums you're looking forward to buying this year on record store day on Twitter and Instagram using #CountdownToRSD and make sure to follow MusicTimes on Twitter (@TheMusicTimes) and Instagram (@TheMusicTimes).
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HOW TO ENTER: Between 12 p.m. Eastern Time ("ET") on Monday, April 4, 2016 and 11:59PM ET on Saturday, April 16, 2016 (the "Entry Period"), Submit entry form with valid names/email on www.musictimes.com/CountdownToRSD. Multiple entries will be void.
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PRIZES: One (1) winner will receive prize a first place prize with containing the items listed above valued at $335. One (1) separate winner will receive prize a second place prize with containing the items listed above valued at $382. Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes, if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion.