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40 Trending Record Stores to Watch in 2022

Looking for examples of successful record stores?

We've put together a list of the most popular and famous record stores in the world.

With each example, we show website rank, traffic data, and what their websites look like, so you can be inspired for your own store.

Here's the list:

  • 11

    Discogs

    Discover music on Discogs, the largest online music database. Buy and sell music with collectors in the Marketplace.

    • Website traffic: 49M/month
    • Business rank: #854

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 12

    Guinness World Records

    The Guinness World Records official site with ultimate record-breaking facts & achievements. Do you want to set a world record? Are you Officially Amazing?

    • Website traffic: 2.27M/month
    • Business rank: #24.8K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 13

    Juno Records

    Vinyl records, DJ equipment and studio equipment at low prices. Same day despatch and free shipping on many products. Juno: Vinyl, DJ equipment and studio equipment. Low prices and super-fast delivery.

    • Website traffic: 1.02M/month
    • Business rank: #45.3K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 14

    Record Store Day

    • Business rank: #97K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 15

    Amoeba Music

    We Buy and Sell Used Records, DVDs, and CDs. The World's Largest Independently Owned Record Store!

    • Website traffic: 360K/month
    • Business rank: #122K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 16

    MusicStack

    • Website traffic: 220K/month
    • Business rank: #164K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 17

    Acoustic Sounds

    • Website traffic: 550K/month
    • Business rank: #167K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 18

    Roadrunner Records Official W...

    Burning Your Ears Since 1980

    • Business rank: #180K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 19

    Third Man Records

    Your Turntable Is Not Dead.

    • Website traffic: 100K/month
    • Business rank: #182K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 20

    Banquet Records

    • Website traffic: 250K/month
    • Business rank: #215K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 21

    Traverse City Record-Eagle

    • Website traffic: 360K/month
    • Business rank: #247K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 22

    Homepage

    • Website traffic: 250K/month
    • Business rank: #301K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 23

    Matador Records

    New York independent record label since 1989.

    • Business rank: #317K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 24

    Recordstore.co.uk

    Recordstore.co.uk. The UK's leading online record store. Exclusive Signed Records, Exclusive Coloured Vinyl Editions, the best in new music and the albums you love!

    • Business rank: #320K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 25

    Polyvinyl Records

    • Website traffic: 110K/month
    • Business rank: #379K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 26

    Relapse Records Official Store

    • Website traffic: 140K/month
    • Business rank: #391K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 27

    Third Man Records

    Third Man Records Home

    • Website traffic: 70K/month
    • Business rank: #403K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 28

    decks.de: Vinyl Shop

    • Business rank: #408K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 29

    Piccadilly Records

    Born in 1978, Piccadilly Records is an independent record shop in the heart of Manchester city centre.

    • Business rank: #459K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 30

    Plaid Room Records

    New and used record store in downtown Loveland, OH boasting over 25,000 records in stock. New and used vinyl, plus an Online Store.

    • Business rank: #499K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 31

    Music Record Shop

    St. Louis record store offers new and used LP records, CD, Cassettes and more. Shop online or in our Saint Louis record store.

    • Business rank: #513K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 32

    Earache

    Independent Spirit, Revolutionary Bands, Visionary Festivals

    • Business rank: #571K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 33

    Real Groovy Records

    Visit New Zealand's largest record shop for New & Used Vinyl, Turntables, Books, DVDs, CDs. FREE DELIVERY orders over $50. OPEN 7 DAYS Auckland

    • Business rank: #612K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 34

    Rare Records

    Melbourne based online record store specializing in rare & collectible music memorabilia, Including 12" & 7" vinyl, CD's, posters & more for sale. Shop now!

    • Website traffic: 50K/month
    • Business rank: #638K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 35

    Cherry Red Records

    Discover the world of Cherry Red Records & associated labels. Browse our shop, order online or call us: +44 (0)208 996 3120

    • Business rank: #663K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 36

    Zia Records

    Music, Movies & More

    • Website traffic: 100K/month
    • Business rank: #706K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 37

    Tower Records Dublin Ireland

    Tower Records is Ireland

    • Website traffic: 60K/month
    • Business rank: #736K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 38

    Shuga Records

    Shuga Records is a Chicago-based record store and record label specializing in new and vintage rock, jazz, punk, hip-hop, electronic, psychedelic, metal vinyl records and posters. Pre-order limited edition new releases and exclusive record pressings. Experience live in-store music and artist signing events.

    • Business rank: #782K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 39

    VP Records

    • Business rank: #794K

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  • 40

    Sonic Boom Records

    Canada's largest independent record store. Buying & Selling New & Used Vinyl, CD's & DVD's since 2001. Shop online for branded apparel, gift cards, records, home & lifestyle products. Home delivery and in-store pickup available.

    • Website traffic: 190K/month
    • Business rank: #848K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 41

    GFNY Global

    The ultimate cycling race course GFNY will host its World Championship in New York City! Register now at our website and bike your way towards becoming the next Campagnalo GFNY World Champion!

    • Business rank: #858K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 42

    Intrada

    • Website traffic: 50K/month
    • Business rank: #940K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 43

    The Cure

    Latest updates on forthcoming releases, tour dates and news.

    • Website traffic: 60K/month
    • Business rank: #988K

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 44

    Rarewaves.com

    Rarewaves: Low prices in Entertainment, Music, DVD, Books, Video Games, Consoles, Electronics, Office Products, Gifts, Gadgets, Fancy Dress, Clothing, Toys, Games, Sports & Outdoors and Home & Garden. Free delivery on all UK orders. Worldwide shipping. Millions of Happy Customers.

    • Business rank: #1.06M

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 45

    Reckless Records Chicago

    Reckless Records in Chicago sells new and used vinyl, CDs, DVDs and more.

    • Business rank: #1.07M

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 46

    Joe's Albums

    Joe's Albums is an online record store carrying a wide variety of artists and genres.  High quality new & used record albums.  Located in Worcester, MA.

    • Business rank: #1.13M

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 47

    Sunrise Records

    • Business rank: #1.16M

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  • 48

    What Records

    • Business rank: #1.23M

    Check out their full website ➜

  • 49

    Reach Records

    • Business rank: #1.28M

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  • 50

    Run Out Groove Official Website

    Run Out Groove is a vinyl only fan driven label, pressing high quality limited edition numbered vinyl from the most unique artists of the last five decades.

    • Business rank: #1.39M

    Check out their full website ➜