Faith/ Void – 894A College St, Toronto, ON
Every loud record you should own or have ever dreamed of owning is at this place. The shops owner Ryan is super friendly and always recommends great music. They have a great selection of punk, hardcore and noise records.
Rotate This – 186 Ossington Ave, Toronto, ON
Long standing Toronto institution. Rotate This has you covered for about every genre of music. Big selection of used records, and tons of new records coming in each week. They definitely have some rare records stashed away in the basement too if you can twist an employee’s arm to grab one for you.
Grasshopper Records – 1167 Dundas St W, Toronto, ON
Awesome little spot. Great prices on old reggae records. You should try listening to more reggae it’s good for your health.
Play De Record – 411 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON
Great eclectic selection of records with a focus on hip hop, soul, electronica. This is definitely the spot to pick up a new turntable if your looking for one. Aside from music they carry a big selection of DJ equipment and even have classes on how to become a DJ.
Sonic Boom – 215 Spadina Ave, Toronto, ON
This is the shop I would go to if I wanted to buy someone a gift. Records, CD’s, DVD’s, Tshirts…. there’s something for everybody. Make sure you check out the staff pics section.