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Interior of The Record Archive in Rochester, NY
Interior of The Record Archive from the front of the store
Middle interior of The Record Archive store
Back of The Record Archive store
At Record Archive in Rochester, N, music has been our life and passion for over 45+ years. Our massive accumulation of over 250,000 new and vintage vinyl records and 60,000+ 45’s comprise the largest vinyl selection in the North East. We sell the latest releases on CD and vinyl as well as used CDs, cassettes, 8 tracks, and even 78’s are part of our incomparable music collection.


Pile of assorted DVDs
Shelves of DVDs at The Record Archive

DVD’s, Blu-rays, laser discs and even VHS tapes line our walls in the tens of thousands. From westerns and classic cinema to martial arts and cult horror our collection also includes children’s movies, television series, collector’s items, and much more.

Not sure what to get for a friend who loves movies? Try our Mystery Bags – (5) DVDs for five bucks all carefully bundled by our knowledgeable staff and make great gifts. Chick Flicks, Children’s, Action, Thriller, Comedy, etc.


Audio equipment and record players available at The Record Archive
Record Archive branded record player

We sell new turntables as well as buy and sell previously owned turntables, speakers, amplifiers, and receivers. We also do minor repair/service on turntables.

Our audio department also carries items such as record styli & cartridges, speaker wire, slipmats, cleaning supplies, headphones & buds, batteries, guitar strings & tuners, drums sticks, and much more.

Assorted novelty gifts

Need a gift and it’s an hour before the party? Record Archive is open until 9PM Mon – Sat and 6PM on Sunday and offers its customers a wide selection of unique gifts for any occasion and for all age groups. Barware, toys, games, posters, music ephemera, novelty, pop culture items, gift certificates, greeting cards and so much more.

Record Archive red women's t shirt
Record Archive T-shirts

Looking for a cool band t-shirt? We carry a great selection from some of your favorite artists including The Beatles, Grateful Dead, Pink Floyd, and Nirvana to David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, Queen, and Elvis Presley. Want to represent Record Archive? Our super soft and wearable tees come in many different designs and colors with sizes from onesies and kids shirts to women’s and men’s S – XXXL.


Vintage clothes at Record Archive
Black bar furniture available at Record Archive
Vintage clothing | Record Archive
White bar furniture at Record Archive
Vintage love seat at Record Archive
Wicker bar furniture at Record Archive

Our carefully curated vintage clothing section is packed with cool threads and accessories at prices you can’t beat. Cool furniture, lamps, and floor rugs your thing? We have MCM, Tiki, and interesting designer pieces offered for sale throughout the store. Are your house and closet full? Then just stop by and have a cuddle in our original ‘Dating Game’ pod chair!

Questions? Get in touch with us!

Red Record Archive balloon
DMC record
Record Archive clothing for kids

If you’re looking for something specific that we don’t have, we can special order it for you!



Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri, Sat: 10am-7pm
Wed: 10am-9pm
Sun: 12pm-5pm