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Damn the man.

Guys. We have some outstanding Gen-X news.

This year, Empire Records turns 20.

OK, that actually just makes us feel old. But here’s the exciting part: To celebrate, Rough Trade, the massive record store in Williamsburg, is transforming itself into Empire Records for two days.

That’s right: It’s Rex Manning Day.

On April 8 and 9, stroll through the set, get a custom button made, hear some throwback tunes and watch the film. And while no one is confirmed yet, there's a good chance you'll get to brush shoulders with some of the cast (fingers crossed for some Zellweger action).

The whole thing is being put on by immersive-event group BBQ Films, which has thrown such shindigs as a Weekend at Bernie’s rager at Playland Motel and a Back to the Future “Enchantment Under the Sea” dance. So expect a total scene (in the best way possible).

Tickets are $42 and go on sale today at noon. Trust us: They’ll sell out faster than you can say Gin Blossoms.

Rough Trade, 64 N. Ninth St. (at Wythe Ave.), Brooklyn;

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