Want to do some Black Friday shopping without getting trampled in the process? Go support your local record store! The 2013 Black Friday edition of Record Store Day is set to launch on Nov. 29 and there are tons of special goodies just begging to be bought.

Record Store Day is celebrated on the third Saturday of April each year, but the occasion is also held annually on Black Friday. The day is essential for junkies of vinyl or rare recordings, as many acts release exclusive records specifically for Record Store Day. This year, Metallica, Stone Temple Pilots, Nirvana, Puscifer and many other acts are putting out limited edition works for Record Store Day, and we've got your go-to guide right here.

Check out these essential Record Store Day hard rock + metal releases set for this Black Friday! To visit the official Record Store Day website, click here.

2013 Black Friday Record Store Day Releases:

Cheap Trick, 'The Classic Albums 1977-79' (Vinyl Box Set)
The Clash, 'The Clash' / 'Give 'Em Enough Rope' / 'London Calling' / 'Sandinista!' / 'Combat Rock' (CD)
The Devin Townsend Project, 'Lucky Animals' (10" Vinyl)
The Jimi Hendrix Experience, 'Fire / Foxey Lady' (7" Vinyl)
Life of Agony, 'River Runs Red' (LP)
Metallica, 'Through the Never Soundtrack Special Edition' (LP)
Nirvana, 'In Utero 2013 Mix' (LP)
Puscifer, 'Puscifer's 8-Ball Bail Bonds -- The Berger Barns Live in Phoenix' (LP)
Queens of the Stone Age, '…Like Clockwork (Black on Black)' (LP)
Red Hot Chili Peppers, 'I'm Beside You' (LP)
Rush, 'The Garden' (10-inch Picture Disc)
Stone Temple Pilots, 'Core' (LP)

See the full list of releases here and find participating stores here.