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On Record Store Day April 21st - MOTORHEAD will be issuing a 7" picture disc of their runaway hit cover version of David Bowie's "Heroes", with the art featuring a new "sketch" take on the classic war-pig. The flip-side features "Heroes" Tthe Wacken Family Choir Mix) with previously unheard audio of the crowd at 2017's Wacken Festival singing along to the single as it was being officially launched via the festival PA. "It's such a great Bowie song, one of his best, and I could only see great things coming from it out of us," said guitarist Phil Campbell, whilst drummer Mikkey Dee added, "Lemmy was very, very proud of it, not only because it turned out so well, but because it was fun!"
In celebration of what has become one of the most eagerly anticipated days for all true music lovers - Record Store Day - Hell & Back Recordings has announced that EUROPE will be releasing a limited edition collectible vinyl on April 21st. Europe will release a 12" picture-disc of their latest album Walk The Earth (which just won a Swedish Grammy for Best Album) featuring the cover art by famed Los Angeles artist Mike Sportes of Filth Mart. The Picture Disc will be housed in a clear PVC sleeve with product sticker.
A limited edition cassette version of AC/DC's classic 1980 album Back In Black will be released for Record Store Day 2018, taking place on Saturday, April 21st. RCA will release 2,500 copies of the cassette.