We’ll be heading back to Utrecht, The Netherlands for the spring edition of the biggest record fair in the world! Record Planet Mega Record & CD Fair will take place on the April 13 and 14. With around 500 stalls full of records, CDs, books, memorabilia and more, there is something there for everyone.
We’re looking forward to meeting you there and answering any questions you might have! Our booth will be in a new location (see map below), so now you can find us at booth 254 (behind the booth we were at last year). Don’t forget to check out the complete list of dealer.
A list of some of the events and guests lined up for the Record Planet Mega Record & CD Fair:
- Aad “Dr. Buster Dynamite” Brakus exhibits the 100 most special records from his collection of 45,000 reggae albums
- Centertainment launches the Dutch Beat Nuggets CD box with book, a new Group 1850 and Q65 CD box with a very special guest and a new Vengeance CD box
- Book launch Voyage 31: Porcupine Tree and Steven Wilson in The Netherlands
- DJ Andhika Gautama – Westside MuzeeQ from Bali, Indonesia, will showcase his Indonesian Rare Groove Vinyl Records that consist of a mixture of psychedelic funk rock. The selections are from the late ’60s to the mid ’70 and mainly out print music that has not been re-released in any format until now. A true gem for any world music or Asian groove lover
- Album launch with autograph session by Dutch jazz formation Reality/Solat
- Shandon Sahm, longtime drummer of the Meat Puppets and son of famous Tex-Mex musician Doug Sahm (Sir Douglas Quintet/Texas Tornadoes) launches new EP and will perform songs written by his dad on Saturday
- Omega Auctions (UK) auctions special and rare vinyl records on Saturday
- Performance and record presentation Sweet Hannah from Utrecht
- Performance and record presentation The Heck at Sunday
- On Sunday, a free pop quiz will be hosted by the Three Imaginary Boys; prizes include concert tickets and merch
The entrance ticket also provides access to the International Collectors Fair with 2,000 dealers of vintage, retro, and antique collectibles and memorabilia. So even if your friends aren’t into record collecting, they’ll have a reason to join you for the trip to Utrecht!
Record Planet Mega Record & CD Fair is Saturday, April 13 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, April 14 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Find your tickets for the fair and more information on www.recordplanet.nl.
See You At Record Planet Mega Record & CD Fair At Jaarbeurs Utrecht!
Header image courtesy of Record Planet.