Tapes & Vinyl
& Noble 20 Wolf Road, Colonie, 459-8183; 3029 State
Route 50, Wilton, 583-7717. The massive bookstore also has
a large music section covering a wide range of styles.
Blue Note Records 156 Central Ave., Albany, 462-0221.
Looking to expand your collection of rock & roll, country
and R&B? This friendly treasure trove offers an extensive
mix of music from the ’40s to the present. In business for
over 55 years and specializing in 45s.
Borders Books & Music 59 Wolf Road, Colonie, 482-5816;
395 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, 583-1200. Boasting the “largest
music department in upstate New York.”
Coconuts Stuyvesant Plaza, 438-3003; Delaware Plaza,
Delmar, 439-2449; 477-7846; 5 Clifton Country Road, Clifton
Park, 383-3644. CDs and videos galore.
Disc Go Round 2080 Western Ave., Guilderland, 452-0338.
Store buys and sells used CDs, games and DVDs, offers a selection
of new Top 100 CDs, special orders anything in print, both
domestic and import, and offers scratch-repair service $2.99
Edie’s CDs Aviation Mall, Queensbury, 798-2929; Route
9, Million Dollar Half-Mile, Lake George. New and used; lots
of vinyl, videos, cassettes and CDs. Specializing in imported
and out-of-print stuff, rock, country and R&B. Buy, sell
FYE Clifton Park Center, 371-5599; Colonie Center,
937-0727; Crossgates Mall, 464-0199; Latham Circle Mall, 785-3651.
A supermarket of music, video and video games. Offers the
Top 100 plus a good selection of blues, hiphop, rap, country,
reggae and classical.
Island Flavors 215 S. Pearl St., Albany, 432-0313.
New and used CDs, cassettes and records specializing in hiphop,
jazz, rap, R&B and reggae.
Joseph Custom Tailors 795 Madison Ave., Albany, 463-4972.
Albany’s “Home of Dollar Music” buys and sells new and used
records, cassettes and CDs. And they dry-clean, too!
Last Vestige 173 Quail St., Albany, 432-7736; 437 Broadway,
Saratoga Springs, 226-0811. Choose from a wide array of rare
records (both new and used), CDs, tapes and one of the area’s
best selections of music-related videos. Knowledgeable staff,
four private listening booths to preview your selections.
Mr. Bill’s CDs 881 New Loudon Road, Latham, 783-8067.
Specializing in jam bands, Phish, Grateful Dead, etc., with
a large assortment of new and used CDs, vinyl, DVDs and VHS
tapes (buy, sell, trade). They also stock posters, T-shirts
Music Shack 65 Central Ave., Albany, 436-4581. A great
selection of techno, alternative, hiphop, metal and imports.
T-shirts and posters too. Web site: www.redrocketrecords.com.
Red’s Underground 13 Broad St., Glens Falls, 798-2040.
Unique store specializing in recycling CDs, videos, DVDs and
games. Most music genres found here.
Metroland's Dining Guide 2001