We re-open on Friday June 19

We’re back – and we have not been idle during the Covid-19 lockdown. We have a new-look shop and some wonderful new stock for you to browse including some great soundtracks, jazz, pop, rock and folk records. The Record Album will re-open for business on Friday June 19 at 10am, closing at 5pm,

A new home for old vinyl

Having a clearout while lockdown is in place? Finding old records you no longer play or want? Then please get in touch with us at The Record Album as we could be interested in acquiring them. You can make an appointment for us to come and visit you, subject to the current government guidelines on social

I’m Derek. I’m a vinyl addict

Derek Pringle, the former England cricket all-rounder, has long been hooked on the sound of music – and the collecting of it too.  Music, along with certain smells, transports me to a previous time and place quicker and more faithfully than anything else. Dr Who may have his Tardis but records, their mysteries

Support your record shop

Music is good for the soul. And your local record shops are here to help see you through these trying times. Whilst many have closed their doors temporarily, they are still working hard to get the records you love to you. Dealing with the Covid-19 virus is the biggest challenge the independent retail