Empire RecordsRecord shop selling new and second hand music

New and second hand records and CD's  

Empire records in St Albans has an extensive range of new and second hand vinyl records and CD's. From Classical to Jazz, from Heavy Rock to pop and everything in between. New stock arrives daily. They have everything from latest releases to classic albums on vinyl and CD.

We Buy Your Vinyl and CD's

Want to sell those old CD's and records? Empire records will purchase collections. So, don't get rid of them take them down to Empire Records and they'll let you know what they're worth.

Can't find what you're looking for?

Can't find what you're looking for?... no problem. Empire Records has extensive accounts with suppliers. If you are looking for something specific, let them know and they'll do their best to track it down for you.

Relaxing atmosphere

There's no rush at Empire Records. They have chairs in store and want you to experience a pleasurable time in the store. Take your time and relax listening to some great music. 

Record shop selling new and second hand music

Opening Times

  • Mon 11am - 5.30pm
  • Tue 11am - 5.30pm
  • Wed 11am - 5.30pm
  • Thur 11am - 5.30pm
  • Fri 11am - 5.30pm
  • Sat 10am - 5.30pm
  • Sun 12am - 4pm
Record shop selling new and second hand music


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