Record Store Day 2013 is right around the corner, which means you should be ready to drop a few precious pennies on some new and exclusive, sweet and shiny vinyl. We’ve compiled a list of staff picks to guide you along in your quest for the ultimate record collection.

Go support your local independent record store this Saturday, April 20th!

Record Store Day 2013 – Staff Picks:

The White Stripes – Elephant

Marco BeneventoInvisible Baby

The Band – The Last Waltz

Phish – Lawn Boy

The Black Keys/Stooges – Side by Side: No Fun

Neal Casal – Mountains of the Moon/Grimes’ Surf Story

Hanni El Khatib – Skinny Little Girl/Pay No Mind

Flaming LipsZaireeka

The Gaslight AnthemHandwritten Deluxe

Grouplove/Frightened Rabbit/Manchester Orchestra – Architech/Make it to Me

Imagine DragonsLive @ Independent Records

MGMT – Alien Days

Mumford & SonsLive @ Bull Moose

Ra Ra RiotBinary Mind

South Park – San Diego/Gay Fish

Titus Andronicus – Record Store Day

Frank TurnerRecovery

Portugal. The ManChurch Mouth | Vinyl