National Vinyl Record Day falls on Thursday, August 12th this year. It’s the perfect way to celebrate Friday’s Eve… just put a record on and enjoy some sweet music. If you don’t have any on hand already or don’t know where to start – we have rounded up some of the best places to buy vinyl records here in Hampton Roads! Happy hunting!
Skinnies Records | Norfolk, VA
Here at Skinnies Records, you can buy, sell, or trade Vinyl Records. They also have a wide assortment of tee-shirts, patches, & stickers, D’addrio Guitar Strings & Accessories including Pro Mark Drum Sticks also stocked. VISIT SKINNIES RECORDS
Vinyl Daze Records | Virginia Beach, VA
“We sell new and used vinyl records and accessories including turntables, cleaners, etc. We also purchase clean used vinyl. With a listening station, two HDTVs, Wi-Fi access and art, Vinyl Daze is more than a record store, its a music experience. Vinyl Daze Records, where music has come full circle.” VISIT VINYL DAZE RECORDS
Electric Audio Vintage Audio & Record Shop | Virginia Beach, VA
“Our mission is to bring back audio the way we think it should be heard. We feel there is nothing better than hearing music with beautiful warm sound.” VISIT ELECTRIC AUDIO HERE
Freshtopia VA | Norfolk, VA
“Fresh Radio is an online radio station that plays Classic & Progressive, Hip-Hop, R&B, Soul, House, & Reggae as well as classic radio mixshows 24/7 from real DJs/Turntabilist.” VISIT FRESHTOPIA VA
Half Moon | Virginia Beach, Virginia
“A retail store specializing in Grateful Dead and Tour style clothing and gear. We have a large selection of Vinyl Records and carry local art.” VISIT HALF MOON
Vinyl is the real deal. I’ve always felt like, until you buy the vinyl record, you don’t really own the album. And it’s not just me or a little pet thing or some kind of retro romantic thing from the past. It is still alive.
– Jack White (the lead singer and guitarist of The White Stripes)