Atomic Nashville

118 S 11thSt, Nashville, TN 37206

Beginning solely as a bookstore, Atomic branched into music and art when they moved from Baltimore to East Nashville. Their growing selection of music is milled from local Nashville and mid-Tennessee artists, with frequent appearances from local bands.


Counterpoint Records and Books

5911 Franklin Avenue, Hollywood, CA 90028

Counterpoint has an immense selection of records, including collectibles and some signed records for viewing. The books and records cover every genre imaginable, and are conveniently catalogued on their website if you’re looking for something specific or are not the browsing type.


Rizzoli Bookstore

1133 Broadway, New York, NY 10010

Established in 1964, Rizzoli is an NYC landmark just a few blocks north of Madison Square Park. The bookstore features a small section of classic records, CD’s, and illustrated books with a special focus on Italian music.


Vinal Edge Records

239 W 19thStreet, Houston, TX 77008

A thirty-year-old record store, Vinal Edge offers everything from phonograph needles and turntables to posters, zines and collectible Rolling Stone magazines. The entire collection is catalogued on their website, with a selection of books focused on music.


Westsider Books & Records

Books: 2246 Broadway, New York, NY 10024

Records: 233 West 72ndStreet, New York, NY 10023

Westsider has two locations, one for rare and used books and one for records. Their record store carries books on music, with a focus on Rock & Roll. Vinyl and CD’s can be browsed online through their Amazon storefront. They are also located only a few blocks from the Coral Press office!


Wooden Shoe Books

704 South Street, Philadelphia, PA 19147

Identifying as an anarchist bookstore, Wooden Shoe is collectively run by volunteers. Store decisions are made through consensus without bosses or managers. Their collection of records is selected by volunteers to highlight LGBTQ artists and people of color.