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12 Record Stores in Tampa Bay to Shop and Add to Your Collection

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Are you a fellow music lover?  There are so many amazing record stores in Tampa for you to check out different vinyl records, CDs, and cassettes!  It is super fun to sift through the different items to find your favorite band or maybe something new!

Check out our master guide below on the best records stores in Tampa that you need to check out immediately!

Daddy Kool Records

Daddy Kool Records is one of the most popular records shops in Tampa Bay!  This indie store has stolen the hearts of many for their cool outdoor branding and huge selection of vinyl records, band t-shirts, and tote bags!  Next time you’re in St. Pete, take a visit to Daddy Kool Records!

Sunday | 11AM–5PM
Monday | 11AM–5PM
Tuesday | 11AM–5PM
Wednesday | 11AM–5PM
Thursday | 11AM–5PM
Friday | 11AM–7PM
Saturday | 11AM–7PM

📍2430 Terminal Dr S, Side B, St. Petersburg, FL 33712

The Clearwater Record Shop

With over 100,000 records, the Clearwater Record Shop is a great spot to browse if you love vintage CDs, records, and memorabilia!  They are constantly buying and curating new items for the shop, so if you’re looking for something in particular you may find it here!  Customers are known to have found records as old as the 1940s, perfect for the vintage lover in your life.

Sunday | Closed
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 10AM–5PM
Thursday | 10AM–5PM
Friday | 10AM–5PM
Saturday | 10AM–5PM

📍1610 N Hercules Ave STE G, Clearwater, FL 33765

Dunedin Records & Audio

If you’re in the Dunedin area, you’re going to love browsing through Dunedin Records & Audio.  We love that they don’t just sell records but also vintage audio equipment like record players, CD players, turntables, and speakers!  The owner is also super knowledgable, so if you have any questions about your own equipment or need information on potential repairs – this is the spot for you!

Sunday | 12–5PM
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 11AM–8PM
Wednesday | 11AM–8PM
Thursday | 11AM–8PM
Friday | 11AM–6PM
Saturday | 11AM–6PM

📍430 Patricia Ave, Dunedin, FL 34698

Sound Exchange (Tampa)

For classic stereo equipment, Sound Exchange is going to be the best spot in Tampa for you!  They carry stereo equipment from the 1950’s to the early 1980’s.  You’ll also find vintage records, CDs, DVDs, 8-track tapes, and cassettes!   Whether you’re a collector or just love to browse, this is going to be a great store to visit.

Sunday | 12–6PM
Monday | 11AM–8PM
Tuesday | 11AM–8PM
Wednesday | 11AM–8PM
Thursday | 11AM–8PM
Friday | 11AM–8PM
Saturday | 11AM–8PM

📍  14246 N Nebraska Ave, Tampa, FL 33613

Mojo Books and Records (Tampa)

If you love music and want a cool place to hang out, you’re going to love Mojo Books and Records!  This indie records store and coffee shop is a hit with the locals, for its endless supply of items to browse.  You’ll find everything from classic records to your modern day favorites!  While browsing, sip on one of their lattes or organic teas – it’s a great addition to a weekend date!

Sunday | 11AM–7PM
Monday | 11AM–8PM
Tuesday | 11AM–8PM
Wednesday | 11AM–8PM
Thursday | 11AM–8PM
Friday | 11AM–8PM
Saturday | 11AM–8PM

📍2540 E Fowler Ave, Tampa, FL 33612

Kingfish Records (Clearwater)

If you’re looking to sell some of your old vinyl records, LP’s and CDs, you need to take your collection to Kingfish!  They’re always looking for new additions to their stock, and will absolutely pay top dollar.  They even have music memorabilia – so plan to make a visit to Clearwater’s Kingfish to clear our your collection and find some new additions!

Sunday | 11AM–5PM
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | Closed
Wednesday | 11AM–5PM
Thursday | 11AM–5PM
Friday | 11AM–6PM
Saturday | 11AM–6PM

📍26024 US Hwy 19 N, Clearwater, FL 33763

Sam Ash Music Store (Clearwater)

If you’re a music lover who wants to start playing as well, you need to add Sam Ash Music Store to your list!  This is one of the only record stores in Tampa that sells music instruments!  We love how huge their store is, you just might be here all day.  From secondhand records, instrument accessories, and amps – you’ll definitely find it here!

Sunday | 12–6PM
Monday | 12–7PM
Tuesday | 12–7PM
Wednesday | 12–7PM
Thursday | 12–7PM
Friday | 12–7PM
Saturday | 12–7PM

📍 923 McMullen Booth Rd, Clearwater, FL 33759

Micro groove (Tampa)

For rare vinyl on this side of the bay, Microgroove is your spot.  This Tampa record store specializes in hard to find music on vinyl, CDs, and cassette tapes!  You’re going to love the vibe of this indie store, with an industrial but simple setup.  We love that you can spend hours flipping through records.  They even sometimes do shows with local bands and DJs, where you can meet other fellow music lovers!

Monday | Closed
Tuesday |  12–7PM
Wednesday | 12–7PM
Thursday | 12–7PM
Friday | 12–7PM
Saturday | 12–7PM
Sunday | 12–5PM

📍4906 N Florida Ave, Tampa, FL 33603

Steelworker Records (Tampa)

Specializing in rare and underground albums, Steelworker Records is one of our favorite record stores in Tampa!  We love that they have such an extensive selection of CDs and tapes.  If you don’t have a cassette player, you must add one to your collection! 

Don’t have time to visit the store and browse?  No worries!  Check out their online store where you can buy online and have your new find shipped straight to you.

Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 12–7PM
Wednesday | 12–7PM
Thursday | 12–7PM
Friday | 12–7PM
Saturday | 12–7PM
Sunday | Closed

📍708 W Dr Martin Luther King Jr Blvd, Tampa, FL 33603

St. Pete Records

When planning a day in Downtown St. Pete, you’ll have to take a visit to St. Pete Records!  After hanging out at 3 Daughters Brewing, take a short walk to St. Pete Records and do some shopping!  Take a trip back in time and find something to add to your collection with every visit.  The owner of St. Pete Records is a talented curator, so speak to them if you’re looking for an item to finish off your collection!

Sunday | Closed
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 12–4PM
Wednesday | 12–4PM
Thursday | 12–4PM
Friday | 12–4PM
Saturday | Closed

📍2233 3rd Ave S Suite C, St. Petersburg, FL 33712

Banana's Records

Banana’s Records is a must visit Tampa Bay store for music lovers!    Customer’s note that “If Banana’s Records doesn’t have it, then it doesn’t exist.”  That’s high praise!  Their trained staff is always looking to help you find your dream record, so no worries.  They even have a bargain bin where you can find playable records and a new favorite album!  

Sunday | 12–5PM
Monday | 10AM–5:30PM
Tuesday | 10AM–5:30PM
Wednesday | 10AM–5:30PM
Thursday | 10AM–5:30PM
Friday | 10AM–7PM
Saturday | 10AM–7PM

📍2887 22nd Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33713

Planet Retro

Planet Retro is a super cool space, perfect for classic and rock collectors!  It’s a lot of fun to sort through the different genres and see what they have.  If you’re looking for something to do on a weekend as well, they sometimes do shows with local bangs right in their store!  Perfect for your favorite rock music lover, you must recommend Planet Retro to them.

Sunday | 12–5PM
Monday | Closed
Tuesday | 12–6PM
Wednesday | 12–5PM
Thursday | 12–6PM
Friday | 12–7PM
Saturday | 11AM–7PM

📍 226 MLK Jr. St. N., St. Petersburg, FL 33705

Record Stores in Tampa Bay to Shop and Add to Your Collection

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Jacky Saunders

Jacky Saunders

Jacky is a blogger for the Stuff to Do in Tampa Bay City Guide. For more insight on the best events and things to do in the Tampa Bay area, download the UNATION app and follow @StufftoDoinTampaBay on Instagram, Facebook, YouTube, Pinterest, and TikTok.

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