Black Friday Sale / Record Store Day Drop #4

Join us on Friday, November 27th for the fourth and final Record Store Day Drop event of 2020. Once again we’ll be open early and will be having a special one-day sale on pretty much everything in store! Details:

8 AM to 9 AM – first hour of shopping only for Record Store Day exclusive titles

9 AM to 7 PM – special one day sale, featuring 20% off nearly everything in stock (excluding RSD releases)

  • Masks are mandatory
  • Limit of 6 people in the store at one time
  • Limit 1 copy per title per person for RSD releases
  • Please social distance and take care of each other!

**Please note that many titles for Record Store Day have either been delayed or cancelled. Click here to see the current list. Please review before lining up to ensure that releases you want are still being made available on this date.

Need Help with Your Holiday Shopping List? Email Us

If you’re shopping for a music fan in your life and want to know what we have in stock, we kindly request that you email us at slothrecords403 (at) gmail (dot) com with your lists! We would be happy to check stock, let you know pricing and availability, and set titles aside for you for convenient pick-up at your leisure. Did you know we also accept etransfer and paypal for curbside pick-up orders? Get in touch with us with any questions! Please allow 1-2 business days for response time.

Record Store Day Drop #3 – OCTOBER 24th!

Saturday, October 24th – Record Store Day Drop #3

Join us on Saturday, October 24th for the third of four consecutive monthly Record Store Day 2020 events. Once again we’ll be open early and will be having a special one-day sale on pretty much everything in store! Details:

8 AM to 9 AM – first hour of shopping only for Record Store Day exclusive titles

9 AM to 7 PM – special all day sale, featuring 20% off nearly everything in stock (excluding RSD releases)

As usual we’ll have a nice selection of door prizes and giveaways!

  • Masks are mandatory
  • Limit of 10 people in the store at one time
  • Limit 1 copy per title per person for RSD releases
  • Please social distance in line and take care of each other!

**Please note that many titles for Record Store Day have either been delayed, or shifted to dates in November or beyond. Click here to see the current list. Please review before lining up to ensure that releases you want are still being made available on this date.

Record Store Day Drop #2 – SEPTEMBER 26th!

Saturday, September 26th – Record Store Day Drop #2

Join us on Saturday, September 26th for the SECOND of three (or four?!) Record Store Day 2020 events. Once again we’ll be open early and will be having a special one-day sale on pretty much everything in store! Details:

8 AM to 9 AM – first hour of shopping only for Record Store Day exclusive titles

9 AM to 7 PM – special all day sale, featuring 20% off nearly everything in stock (excluding RSD releases)

As usual we’ll have a nice selection of door prizes and giveaways!

  • Masks are mandatory
  • Limit of 10 people in the store at one time
  • Limit 1 copy per title per person for RSD releases
  • Please social distance in line and take care of each other!

**Please note that many titles for Record Store Day have either been delayed, or shifted to dates in October or beyond. Click here to see the current list. Please review this list before lining up to ensure that releases you want are still being made available on this date.

Record Store Day Drop #1 – August 29, 2020

 

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Saturday, August 29th :: Sloth Records Record Store Day Drop #1

This Saturday (August 29th) is the first of three Record Store Day 2020 events happening over the next few months. We’ll be open early and will be having a special one-day sale on pretty much everything in store! Details:

8 AM – 9 AM :: first hour of shopping exclusively for RSD exclusive titles

9 AM – 7 PM :: all day sale, 20% off everything in stock (excluding RSD releases)

Door prizes and giveaways!
Big selection of RSD exclusive releases!
One day only special sale!

  • Masks are mandatory
  • Limit of 10 people in the store at one time
  • Limit 1 copy per title per person for RSD releases
  • Please social distance in line and take care of each other!

**Please note that many titles for Record Store Day have either been delayed, or shifted to dates in September or October. Click here to see the current list. Please review this list before lining up to ensure that releases you want are still being made available on this date.

June 1st Reopen Update

We have decided to move ahead with reopening our store in a limited capacity starting on June 2nd. Details are as follows:

  • Maximum of 6 people in the store at all times
  • All customers must sanitize their hands and/or wear a fresh pair of disposable gloves, which will be provided to you upon entry
  • Masks are mandatory as of August 1st
  • Curbside pickup is still very much available and will continue to be until further notice
  • Our delivery service has now stopped
  • If you feel under the weather or sick in any way, DO NOT COME TO THE STORE
  • Updated store hours:

Monday – Thursday: 11 AM – 6 PM
Friday: 11 AM – 7 PM
Saturday: 10 AM – 7 PM
Sunday: 10 AM – 6 PM

If you would like to set up a curbside pickup order, we ask that you please email us at slothrecords@shaw.ca with your wants list. As we have limited staff right now, we cannot dedicate hours on the phone going over lists, so please contact us via email for any order requests over 2 titles.

Thank you for your support!

May 14th Reopen Update

We have made the decision to keep our storefront closed for the time being, with plans to re-evaluate in early June. We will continue to offer curbside pickup, free delivery on orders over $60, and will be reintroducing bookings for private shopping sessions.

  • Curbside Pickup: please email us your want list to slothrecords@shaw.ca – we will respond to you within 24 hours (or as close as possible) with availability, pricing, and payment details. We currently accept etransfer and paypal for pickup orders.
  • Free Delivery: we will deliver your order for free within the city of Calgary for all orders over $60. Please be cognizant that we don’t use a professional delivery service and cannot guarantee immediately delivery. Generally deliveries will occur within 2-3 days of payment but if you need your items in a rush we encourage you to pick up from the store directly.
  • Private Shopping: please phone us at 403-265-6585 between noon and 5pm daily to book your private shopping session. We book in 30 minute increments and the store will be cleansed before and after every session. We ask that no more than 2 people be present for any private session.

We have instituted the following guidelines as it relates to anyone entering the store: 

  • Please proceed to the front counter to wash your hands and receive disposable gloves
  • Masks are strongly encouraged
  • If you feel under the weather or sick in any way, DO NOT COME TO THE STORE
  • Credit Card & Debit Card is encouraged. Cash is accepted but please note we cannot provide exact change.
  • Maximum of 3 people in the store at all times.

We would like to thank everyone for their support and well wishes during this time period. It means more to us than you could ever know and we sincerely appreciate it.

Stay safe and we hope to see you soon.

Rent the Other Music Documentary and help out Sloth!

We are pleased to present the virtual screening of “Other Music”, a documentary on the rise and fall of this legendary record store, produced and directed by Puloma Basu and Rob Hatch-Miller. We are offering a special 72 hour rental of this movie, and every rental purchased through this link will result in Sloth receiving a portion of the rental proceeds. Plus, the movie is really great and a mustiwatch for fans of record shops!

Rent the movie here:
https://othermusic.vhx.tv/checkout/sloth-records-presents-other-music/purchase

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Update regarding Covid-19

Until further notice, our storefront will be closed except for curbside pick-up in front of store from 12 PM to 4 PM. We are also pleased to offer free delivery on all orders over $40 within the Calgary city limits.

Delivery service: please call us or email us to arrange payment and confirmation of titles. We accept etransfer or paypal. All orders over $40 are free delivery, anything less we ask for a small fee (based on location) to cover gas.

Curbside pick-up: we are happy to bring your purchases direct to your vehicle or mode of transport during 12 PM – 4 PM until further notice. Payment is to be made in advance via etransfer or paypal.

Call us or email us for further details on anything mentioned above.

Please note this is a rapidly changing situation and we are doing our best to accommodate folks while trying to do what’s best for our community. Everything is subject to change without notice.

Thanks and stay safe everyone.