The Record Exchange

Gifts & Souvenirs, Places to Shop

The Record Exchange, a Salem institution since 1974, is a truly independent music shop buying and selling quality used, new & collectible records, CDs, DVD’s Blu-rays and memorabilia! Browse an ever-changing and eclectic selection of fairly priced LPs in many genres in a friendly & casual atmosphere with folks who share your passion for music and movies. From classic rock and blues to metal, jazz, punk, and more, there’s always something interesting or unusual to discover at the Record Exchange! Top prices paid for collections and accumulations of quality records, too. Come visit us – we’re an easy walk from downtown!

Hello everybody…and HAPPY HALLOWEEN WEEK! Salem will be jumping with visitors this week, especially on the weekend, so come get your Salem musical souvenirs right here at the Record Exchange!

HOURS THIS WEEK: CLOSED Monday-Tuesday 10/25-26 & Sunday (HAPPY HALLOWEEN) 10/31. OPEN Wednesday through Saturday 10/27-30  10 to 5 (happy to stay a little later than 5 if you are visiting & running late) (WE WILL STAY OPEN LATER THAN 5 PM for VISITORS on Wednesday & Thursday, but we’ll be closed by 6 PM)

ANY CHANGES will be posted here on Google Business, Destination Salem & Haunted Happenings websites ( under SHOP and on our Record Exchange, Salem, MA Facebook page.

Store Covid-19 Requirements:

  1. Face masks REQUIRED (Salem has a city-wide INDOOR mask mandate for all businesses, restaurants, public buildings, too)
  2. Sanitize hands-on entry
  3. Respectful & common-sense distancing inside shop.
  4. Maximum 8 customers in the shop at one time.

Thank you for bringing your mask & thinking of others!

More interesting used LPs/45s, & NEW RELEASES & RESTOCKS at LOW prices going out this week! And we have a FUN Halloween LP section, too, but they’re going fast!

HAPPY HALLOWEEN & thanks for checking in!



256 Washington Street
Salem, MA 01970
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