Barnes & Noble announces summer 2022 Vinyl Weekend

Limited edition exclusive vinyl available July 1-4

Barnes & Noble announces the return of customer-favorite Vinyl Weekend. This bi-annual celebration gives music lovers the opportunity to scoop up 10% off limited edition exclusive Vinyl releases, plus additional in-store deals, from Friday, July 1st through Monday, July 4th.

Both new and seasoned vinyl enthusiasts and collectors across the country can relish in enticing in-store discounts. With exclusive new releases dropping just in time for Vinyl Weekend, to 10% off all vinyl, plus 25% off Crosley turntables and accessories, these deals are perfect for listeners who are either looking to jumpstart their vinyl collections or looking to expand on their experience.

Barnes & Noble is also announcing the launch of its vinyl magazine, The Ultimate Guide to Vinyl, Vol. 1 on July 1st, to coincide with the start of Vinyl Weekend. This exclusive magazine will include everything any vinyl fan needs to know. From how an LP is made to how to select a turntable, plus recommendations of chart-topping records that are essential to any collection, The Ultimate Guide to Vinyl is a must-have for Vinyl fans.

The company’s expansive selection of exclusive vinyl dropping that weekend, available only at B&N, includes Minions: The Rise of GRU pressed on yellow and blue mix-effect vinyl; Hans Zimmer’s The Thin Red Line pressed on translucent red vinyl; Yo-Yo Ma’s Naqoyqatsi on opaque red vinyl; Robocop on opaque grey vinyl; Simon & Garfunkel’s The Graduate pressed on swimming pool blue vinyl; Ashanti’s Braveheart pressed on hot pink vinyl; and Brian McKnight’s Greatest Hits.

There are limited quantities of each exclusive vinyl record available.

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