Cheap Vinyl Records and Where to Find Them Inside Manila

Maria Romero
PUBLISHED November 20, 2018 05:00 pm
Art by Dani Elevazo

Despite an outburst in digital streaming platforms, listening through turntables and vinyl records still remains as one of the purest ways to enjoy music. And this fact is very evident in the growing number of vinyl collectors.


Whether a long-time collector or a curious cat, we know you’re always in the lookout for the most affordable yet of good quality vinyl records. Yup, it wasn’t a walk in the park but did you know that Metro Manila has a lot to offer when it comes to vinyl records?


The Old School Music Project
Vista Verde Executive Village, Cainta, Rizal


This store prides itself in selling OPM vinyl records that range from Pinoy Rock, Classic Rock, Pop, Jazz, Soul, Funk, Blues, to Hip-Hop. So if you’re into classic Pinoy songs, then head on to this shop to fill your hearts with good music.



Great Steal: Classic Star Tracks Volume 3 for 5,500php


Bear’s Den Record
Unit 14 Penthouse, Creekside Bldg., Amorsolo St., Legaspi Village, Makati City


Bear’s Den Record is always about promoting to love music while enjoying its format. They have been buying, selling, and trading vinyl records since 2013. On Sundays, you can also catch them at Legaspi Village Sunday Market at V. Rufino Cor. Legazpi St., Legazpi Village, Makati City.



Great Steal: Peripheral Visions by Turnover for 1,800php.


Plaka Express Warehouse
#50 Palawan St. Bagong Pag-Asa, Quezon City


Plaka Express an online record store selling vinyl records, turntable, and other related paraphernalia.



Great Steal: Foo Fighter’s Greatest Hits for 1,859php.


Happy Dad’s Vinyl Shop
Quezon City


Happy Dad’s is an online Vinyl shop that offers vinyl, records, Plaka, and DJ stuff. To see what this shop has to offer, visit their shop here. If you want to personally visit them, book an appointment first through their Facebook page.



Great Steal: Tears for Fears Vinyl EX for 850php


Big Spin Vinyl
Shopwise Sucat, Parañaque


Big Spin vinyl that sells new and pre-loved pieces of vinyl is dedicated to spreading music and cheers through all music enthusiasts, especially in Vinyl Format, and now also on compact disc and everything that plays.



Great Steal: John Ingram’s “It’s Your Night” album for 650php


For The Record PH
9 Panorama St. SSS Village, Marikina City


For the North people who are too tired to travel far to score good records, this store is the best for you. For the record, this store offers a variety of music essentials such as quality second-hand Vinyl LP Records and even Brand New CDs! To secure the best products, schedule your appointment now, just drop a message on their Facebook page.



Great Steal: Seals and Groft’s Greatest Hits for 500php.


Northwest Estate and Collectibles
170 K 1st St. Kamuning, Quezon City


Northwest Estate and Collectibles has established a name for them in the realm of vinyl records selling but did you know that other than pieces of vinyl, you can also steal great artworks from this shop? Go ahead and have your hands on your soon-to-be new art and vinyl collections!



Great Steal: Decorative Wall Plates by Periolle and Ray Swanson for 500php.


Go on and activate the “I deserve this” card through a hot mug of coffee and new good music from your turntables!

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