#record store day
Thanks to a very kind reader of beatlesblogger.com (Koen in Belgium – you know who you are!), we now have an elusive, limited edition Record Store Day ‘Penny Lane/Strawberry Fields Forever’ 7-inch single re-issue.
Only 7000 copies were issue worldwide, but very few made it to Australia.
Well, what a disappointing Record Store Day 2017 we had….
The plan was reasonably good on paper:
a) get up at 6.30am; b) drive straight into the city and go to Red Eye Records, one of the largest and most respected record stores in Sydney; c) buy a copy of The Beatles 7″ ‘Penny Lane/Strawberry Fields Forever’; d) ask if they also had the Paul McCartney/Elvis Costello Cassette Demos from Flowers…