One thing many of our residents appreciate about The Drexel at Oakley is its proximity to the Cincinnati metro area. Lately, residents who are music lovers have enjoyed searching for musical treasures at one of the city’s many excellent record stores. If you’re a collector, it doesn’t matter if you’ve been collecting for years or if you’re new to the hobby, you’re sure to find something special at one of these Cincinnati record stores.
Shake It Records
With two full floors of both new and used vinyl inventory, Shake It Records is the ideal first stop, no matter which genres you seek. The store also manages to procure many signed editions and first pressings of a variety of records, so it’s also a great place to visit if you’re looking for a gift for the record collector in your life.
Shake It Records also has a full online catalog, so you can browse before you buy.
There are many things to like about this psychedelic and surf-rock inspired record store, but the biggest draw for us is the fact that it’s just a block away from The Drexel at Oakley! MetaModern both buys and sells used records and it offers fair prices for your treasured possessions.
Additionally, the funky ambiance adds to the record-hunting experience. So, be sure to visit soon! If you’d like to add to your music collection, MetaModern Records also has an Album of the Month club.
Torn Light Records
Since 2014, this record shop known for its extensive offerings of indie rock, punk rock, and metal has been steadily building up an impressive and well-curated selection of vinyl. The store also has a great selection of movies and hard-to-find cult classics on Blu-ray, DVD, and VHS.
Consequently, this place is a collector’s dream come true! Torn Light Records also has an online shop, so you can browse as well as make pre-orders.
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All in all, these Cincinnati record stores offer plenty of value for music lovers everywhere.
What’s more, we think you’ll love bringing your new music home and listening to it in your stylish apartment at The Drexel at Oakley. If you’re wondering what else there is to love about this vibrant community, contact us to schedule a tour of our gorgeous living spaces today!