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Waterloo Records

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Just like old times

I worked in a mall record store in the late 1980s and Waterloo is just about everything I remember... read more

Reviewed October 26, 2018
Awesome of the last true revord sotre

Stopped by this location while in town for Motogp race. Excellent giiant section of records, cds... read more

Reviewed September 24, 2018
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600 N Lamar Blvd Ste A, Austin, TX 78703-5400
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

I worked in a mall record store in the late 1980s and Waterloo is just about everything I remember about what record stores were like back in the day. It's always nice to see rows and rows of vinyl again. The store has a cool,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Stopped by this location while in town for Motogp race. Excellent giiant section of records, cds, & DVDs. Alos store is where Asleep at the Wheel’s Ray Benson films Teas Music Scene show. They have a stage where guests can watch show on occasion. Friendly...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank TIM B
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

I love looking at new and used vinyls. This place has everything. They also have a section with gifts, t-shirts and interesting collectables. A must see if you like record stores. You won’t be disappointed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Octorafest
Reviewed June 29, 2018 via mobile

This place has every CD to any band you can imagine. They also have a great classical selection. My husband and I spent a long time here looking at everything as well as buying music. We love to come here every time we visit Austin.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Karie T
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Been coming here for years. Always busy, large selection, friendly and knowledgeable staff. Prices can sometimes be high.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 24, 2018

If it's music related, odds are Waterloo has it, or can get it for you. CDs, Vinyl, DVDs, boxed sets, new, used, imports, T-Shirts, Austin souvenirs, postcards, ephemera--it's all there. Plenty of free parking, but can get crowded, especially if they are having one of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Jim T
Reviewed March 25, 2018

I was totally impressed withh the offerings of the landmark. I was there 10 years ago and had the feeling that I never left. Great selection. Great staff. Found 2 of the 3 selections I was looking for. Will probably go to my favorite, "Melodies...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank detroitdrugrep
Reviewed March 13, 2018

One of my favorite spots in Austin. Great selection of music from all over the world, including Texas. Loads of new & used cds and vinyl. Nice display of films on DVD & blu-ray. Many little gifts. A small heaven of used items. You can...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank AnnaMaus
Reviewed February 6, 2018

I believe I fell and landed in record heaven. What a fun time we had. When you go make sure to give yourself ample time to take it all in,

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank seekerofcomfort
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

A large music store with new and used CD’s, DVD’s, and records. Bins of unsorted materials for browsing, in addition to the larger sorted sections. There’s a 24 hour place to get a bite to eat next door if you’re hungry. Parking can be a...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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