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Record stores in Newcastle: the best record shops to buy and resell vinyl records

Published by SwapRecords on 21/02/2021

Newcastle and its surroundings from the wider Tyneside is the land of great artists: The Animals, Dire Straits, Sting, Pet Shop Boys and Maxïmo Park.... And the nightlife is also pretty active around the Bigg Market and Quayside area! The city with multiple bridges is also a city of record stores. This is why SwapRecords presents you a selection of the best record stores in Newcastle to buy and resell vinyl records.

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Beatdown Records | Newcastle

Record store Beatdown Records in Newcastle

Beatdown Records has been active in Newcastle since 2006, on the corner of Bewick Street and Clayton Street West, near Central Station. They sell old ans new LPs, CDs but also DVDs. Limited editions, excusives as well, you can ask for pre-orders! With an online store to propose even more references and merchandising products, Beatdown Records is definitely a great address in Newcastle to buy and resell vinyl records. 

Buy / resell vinyl records at Beatdown Records - Newcastle

Beatdown Records
Unit 1, Clarendon House
Bewick Street
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5EE
+44 191 261 8864
beatdownncl@gmail.com

Monday to Saturday 10am-5pm.


Reflex | Newcastle

Record store Reflex in Newcastle

Heading to Reflex now, the blue shop for vinyl lovers! CDs, tapes and even concert tickets you can find there. And one of the places organizing the Record Store Day in the city. On their online shop, Reflex is particularly interesting for some special offers: 2 for £22 and 2 for £25. Albums of the week, last releases, dinked albums, you will for sure have a very large choice at Reflex. For all types of music!

Buy / resell vinyl records at Reflex - Newcastle

Reflex
23 Nun Street
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5AG
+44 191 260 3246
webshop@reflexcd.co.uk

Monday to Wednesday 9am-6pm; Thursday 9am-7pm; Friday 8.30am-6pm; Saturday 9am-6pm; Sunday 11am-5pm.


Vinyl Guru | Newcastle

Record store Vinyl Guru in Newcastle

New and used vinyl records at Vinyl Guru. Especially new records and reissues but also rare and collectable pre-owned records are available in this shop. Vinyl Guru also sells art prints and posters! Independent record shop since 1996 in Newcastle, it established ChipFreq specialised in video game music in 2017 - we will present it to you right after - and remains a must-do in the city.

Buy / resell vinyl records at Vinyl Guru - Newcastle

Vinyl Guru
69 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SG
+44 191 242 0430
info@vinylguru.co.uk

Monday to Friday 11.30am-4.30pm.


ChipFreq | Newcastle

Record store ChipFreq in Newcastle

ChipFreq is thus focused on video game music, what a great idea, isn't it? If you are a fan of video games, run to it! Colourful vinyl records, amazing covers, mythical sounds from your favourite games, but also tapes, special box sets... a real heaven for this sort of music. 

Buy / resell vinyl records at ChipFreq - Newcastle

ChipFreq
69 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1SG
+44 191 242 0430
hi@chipfreq.com

Tuesday to Saturday 11am-6pm.


586 Records | Newcastle

Record store 586 Records in Newcastle

Our selection of the best record stores in Newcastle continues with 586 Records located in Commercial Union House. Owned by Antony Daly with the motto "music speaks louder than words", 586 Records has approximately 15,000 records for sale online and in store. The tenant also buys records except 78 RPMs, classical, country, opera or any records released before the 1960s. Little bonus: 586 offers a record cleaning service for the price of £1 per record!

Buy / resell vinyl records at 586 Records - Newcastle

586 Records
Commercial Union House, 3rd Floor, Studio 29
39 Pilgrim Street
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 6QE
+44 7894 071892
antonydaly@hotmail.com

Tuesday to Friday 11am-6pm; Saturday 11am-5pm.


RPM Music | Newcastle

Record store RPM Music in Newcastle

RPM Music is a record shop in Newcastle that moved out 4 times around the city in the past 30 years! RPM Music sells, buys and trades new and used vinyl records and CDs, mostly pop music. They also buy, sell and repair vintage audio equipment and Hi-Fi elements: radiograms, turntables, amplifiers. Especially 70s stuff! We really like this place at SwapRecords.

Buy / resell vinyl records at RPM Music - Newcastle

 RPM Music
4 Old George Yard
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 1EZ
+44 191 221 0201
contactrpm@gmail.com

Monday to Friday 10am-5.30pm; Saturday 9am-5.30pm; Sunday 12pm-4pm.


Beyond Vinyl | Newcastle

Record store Beyond Vinyl in Newcastle

Let's visit another record shop, Beyond Vinyl, proposing CDs and vinyl records, essentially pop rock music. New releases, pre-orders, they also operate an online store. Actually many record shops in Newcastle have their own e-shop! Beyond is also a café and events space. 

Buy / resell vinyl records at Beyond Vinyl - Newcastle

Beyond Vinyl
88 Westgate Road
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 4AF
+44 191 242 2456
info@beyondvinyl.co.uk

Monday to Friday 10am-6pm; Saturday 9am-6pm; Sunday 10.30am-4.30pm.


Spinning Superiority Record Shop | Newcastle

Record store Spinning Superiority record Shop in Newcastle

Spinning Superiority Record Shop is a very cool record shop with vinyl trays and plants, offering various references, and notably movie soundtracks. Situated inside of Flea Circus, this is a retro and vintage shop where you can also find some decoration and clothing. In terms of records, it is tiny but well selected! 

Buy / resell vinyl records at Spinning Superiority Record Shop - Newcastle

Spinning Superiority Record Shop
210 Warwick Street
Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 1BB
+44 7504 007270
jackrobertholmes17@gmail.com

Wednesday to Sunday 10am-4pm.


J.G. Windows | Newcastle

Record store J.G. Windows in Newcastle

Last shop of our list: J.G. Windows. Historical place for music passionates in Newcastle since 1908, selling instruments, audio systems, Hi-Fi products, sheet music, accessories as well as CDs, DVDs and of course, vinyl records. J.G. Windows is one of the longest running music stores in the UK, and the flagship store is located in the Central Arcade, the beautiful Edwardian shopping arcade, right in the heart of the city. With over 100 years of experience in music!

Buy / resell vinyl records at J.G. Windows - Newcastle

J.G. Windows
1-7 Central Arcade
Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5BP
+44 191 232 1356
web.dept@jgwindows.com

Monday to Friday 9.30am-5pm.

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