The top 5 vinyl record stores in Toronto
1) Sonic Boom
Sonic Boom is a huge record store. They’ve got everything from brand-new releases to old records from the 1970s. They also have a collection of books on sale. If you’re a music lover, this is a place to visit. They take records and sound quality very seriously.
2) Tiny Record Store
This place will purchase your entire record collection if you wish to sell it. They are smaller than Sonic Boom but just as knowledgeable. The store is neatly arranged, and it’s easy to find all your favourite artists. The staff is friendly and helpful.
3) Rotate This
Rotate This has been open for over 25 years. Everyone who is into vinyl knows about this place. They carry all genres except country and classical. The staff love music and like to have fun. The vibe is obvious when you step into the store. You can also pick up tickets to local concerts here.
4) Kops Records
Kops Records is another giant in the Toronto record scene, with three locations throughout the city. They know their records and will buy and sell very carefully. The owner has been in the record business for over 40 years. He prides himself on the ethical buying and selling of records.
Pandemonium sells records, CDs, books, DVDs and art. The store has mostly used items. They are picky, so if you’re looking to sell some of your items, make sure you only bring pieces that are in really good condition.
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