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Waterloo Records

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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A Music Lovers Dream

I went in here thinking it was just a place to kill time. I was completely taken aback by how large... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brianabulls
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Miami, Florida
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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
chuckster_dude
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Buffalo
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went in here thinking it was just a place to kill time. I was completely taken aback by how large this store was. They had records, CDs, stickers, magnets, shirts, every quirky thing you could think of. I’m a Lil Wayne fan and appreciated...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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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
Thank chuckster_dude
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
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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
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