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Waterloo Records

600 N Lamar Blvd Ste A, Austin, TX 78703-5400
+1 512-474-2500
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Great record store

A dying breed . A real record store with cd, vinyl and dvd. Employees look like they know their... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Houston, Texas
via mobile
Coolest Record Store!

Waterloo has cd's, vinyl, dvd's, and accessories geared towards the music lover. Lots of music... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2017
Peter R
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“record store” (16 reviews)
“music related” (2 reviews)
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600 N Lamar Blvd Ste A, Austin, TX 78703-5400
+1 512-474-2500
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A dying breed . A real record store with cd, vinyl and dvd. Employees look like they know their stuff and not just punching the clock. I could have stayed all afternoon.

Thank Stevey1631
Reviewed 21 October 2017

Waterloo has cd's, vinyl, dvd's, and accessories geared towards the music lover. Lots of music related trinkets (guitar shaped spatulas, beatles lunch boxes, metallica bobbleheads, etc.) They have a knowledgable, laid back staff there to help if you need it. There is also a performance...More

Thank Peter R
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Transported back to my teenage years when I would spend hours in the local record store thumbing through every single lp. No online reviews or previews to go by - just the album art and a gut reaction. Even if you don't need vinyl, this...More

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

What a great record store. They have it all in all formats. I was looking for local artists. They have a whole wall dedicated to local stuff. Listening stations were set up through the store plus you can listen to anything in the store before...More

1  Thank Jim K
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

If you love music then this is the place to go. They have a vast range of CD's and vinyls as well as DVD's. There is both new and used items for sale. They also have t/shirts and other memorabilia for sale.

Thank Scrappywalker
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Loved this place. They have a huge selection of new and used records and CDs and the store has a really cool energy. I visited over my first trip to Austin and aimed to avoid tourist traps, preferring to stick to independent and local shops....More

2  Thank Megan D
Reviewed 20 March 2017

One of the great historic treasures of the city of Austin, Waterloo Records is THE place to find that obscure gift for that special someone, and if that special someone is you, then you will be in Heaven!!! Loads of hard-to-find records, as well as...More

Thank Timothy J
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

Two of our adult children enjoy LP's. I found something specific to their taste and uniquely interesting for a few friends as well. Amazing variety and additional options other than vinyls. Staff was helpful too!

Thank Christine A
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Great selection of music and very knowledgeable staff! Wanted good Texas -based music, and was recommended some great stuff at reasonable prices. Lots of vinyl and cds available. Great t-shirts too!

Thank mmorgan72
Reviewed 7 November 2016

What a wonderful experience for those of us who love all types of music! Vinyls, cd's, t-shirts - just a fun place! We went so my youngest daughter (age 20) could add to her vinyl collection. Excellent selection of old and new. Brought back many...More

Thank Lisa C
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