15 Top Vinyl Stores in Austria

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5 September 2017

Vienna is well known for being a European capital whose residents are mad about music—be it classical, techno, and everything in between. Here are some of the best record stores in and around the city where music lovers can browse and pick up the latest releases and favourite classics.

Moses-Records

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Vinyl Record Player
Vinyl Record Player | © Nan Palmero/Flickr
Located in Neubau, one of the coolest neighbourhoods of Vienna, this charming store has an extensive collection of records ranging from pop and rock to blues and jazz. Set up in 2003, this well-established shop has something for everyone and attracts a diverse crowd of both young and older music lovers.

Substance

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The interior of the store
The interior of the store | © Substance Records
The 7th district of Vienna, Neubau, is an interesting place to explore, and Substance is a welcome addition to the area. Selling a variety of vinyls from new releases to classics, the collection is colourful and wide ranging. The funk and soul section is particularly wonderful. There is also a wide selection of music merchandise available including classic t-shirts and band posters.

Rave Up Records

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Rave Up Records is an Indie label dedicated to bringing customers all the hottest releases and their favourite golden tunes. Punkrock, Powerpop, early Hardcore, and 1970s Glam Rock records can all be found at this hip and happening store. There are also handy listening booths to try a record out before buying.

Minerva Records

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Interior of the store
Interior of the store | © Minerva Records

This charming record store in the picturesque city of Salzburg, the birthplace of Mozart, doubles up as a café. Sip on a delicious cup of coffee while searching for records. Selling both new and second-hand vinyls, this cosy joint also puts on ‘in store sessions’. Every Friday at 7 pm, DJs are invited to the decks and locals come out for an evening of drinks and dancing.

Teuchtler

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1990s movie fans may remember this record shop from the Before Sunrise scene where characters Jesse and Celine bond while listening to some tunes in a booth. Located in the trendy 6th District, this famous store stocks a fantastic bunch of second-hand vinyls that are dying to be brought back to life with every genre imaginable. The classical section is particularly impressive.