Sunrise Records

October 22, 2012 17:12 ET

Sunrise Records Continues Tradition with "Searching for Sugarman" Star

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Oct. 22, 2012) - On Wednesday October 24th, Toronto's Sunrise Records will continue its tradition of live intimate in-store events with a visit by Rodriguez, musician and subject of the critically acclaimed documentary "Searching for Sugarman". From 6:30pm at the 336 Yonge St flagship location, fans will have the opportunity to meet the American-born construction worker whose songs, unknown to him, made him a superstar in South Africa.

"We strive to maintain a tradition of creating intimate events around smaller but relevant artists in our stores", says Tim Baker, Head Buyer of Sunrise Records. "Toronto has a loyal community of music and movie enthusiasts looking for a more accessible and personal experience. We try to facilitate that with autograph signings, in-store performances and listening parties with artists like Rodriguez."

"Searching for Sugarman" the soundtrack featuring "Sugarman" and "I Wonder" is available now at Sunrise Records. The DVD "Searching For Sugar Man" is tentatively scheduled for release January 22nd, 2013 through Sony Pictures Home Entertainment.

About Sunrise Records

Sunrise Records (est. 1976) is an independently owned chain of retail stores with 14 locations across Southern Ontario. Sunrise Records sells new and used CDs, DVDs, Vinyl LPs and POP-Culture related apparel, toys and games.
For more information please visit: www.sunriserecords.com.

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