Welcome to Crooked Beat Records

Your place to discover rare, unusual, and independent new and used vinyl records

Store Hours

Mon - Tue 1:00 - 6:00   Wed - Sat: 12:00 - 6:30   Sun: 12:00 - 5:30 

New Releases and Reissues

  • Arcade Fire
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    We
    Regular price
    $33.99
    Sale price
    $33.99
  • Black Keys
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Dropout Boogie
    Regular price
    $24.99
    Sale price
    $24.99
  • Warpaint
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Radiate
    Regular price
    $29.99
    Sale price
    $29.99
  • Florence & The Machine
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Dance Fever
    Regular price
    $39.99
    Sale price
    $39.99
  • Replacements
    Replacements
    Vendor
    Unsuitable Airplay - The Lost KFAI Concert
    Regular price
    $35.99
    Sale price
    $35.99
  • Toro y Moi
    Toro y Moi
    Vendor
    Mahal
    Regular price
    $25.99
    Sale price
    $25.99
  • Kevin Morby
    Kevin Morby
    Vendor
    This Is A Photograph
    Regular price
    $21.99
    Sale price
    $21.99
  • Sharon Van Etten
    Sharon Van Etten
    Vendor
    We've Been Going About This All Wrong
    Regular price
    $22.99
    Sale price
    $22.99
  • Graham Nash
    Graham Nash
    Vendor
    Songs For Beginners: Wild Tales
    Regular price
    $28.99
    Sale price
    $28.99
  • Los Golden Boys
    Los Golden Boys
    Vendor
    Cumba De Juventud
    Regular price
    $20.99
    Sale price
    $20.99

Back in Stock!

  • Cure
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $35.99
  • Pailhead
    Pailhead
    Vendor
    Trait
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $25.99
  • Khruangbin
    Khruangbin
    Vendor
    Mordecai Remixes
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $24.99
  • Shellac
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Dude Incredible
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $25.99
  • Eddie Vedder (Pearl Jam)
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Ukulele Songs
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $24.99
  • Jawbreaker
    Jawbreaker
    Vendor
    Unfun
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $24.99

Crooked Beat Label

  • The Everymen
    The Everymen
    Regular price
    $6.99
    Sale price
    $6.99
  • Insurgence DC
    Insurgence DC
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $5.99
  • Various Artists- A Bang on the Ear
    Various Artists- A Bang on the Ear
    Regular price
    $13.99
    Sale price
    $13.99
  • Palabras Poridas, - Mobius Strip
    Palabras Poridas, - Mobius Strip
    Regular price
    $5.99
    Sale price
    $5.99
  • Various Artists- Recutting the Crap Vol. 2
    Various Artists- Recutting the Crap Vol. 2
    Regular price
    $19.99
    Sale price
    $19.99
  • Various Artists- Recutting the Crap Vol. 1
    Various Artists- Recutting the Crap Vol. 1
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $0.00

Crooked Beat T-Shirts!

  • Crooked Beat Records - Classic T-Shirt Design
    Crooked Beat Records - Classic T-Shirt Design
    Regular price
    $14.00
    Sale price
    $14.00
  • Crooked Beat Records T-Shirt - 20th Anniversary Edition
    Crooked Beat Records T-Shirt - 20th Anniversary Edition
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $12.00

Just In 7" Records

  • The Intruders
    The Intruders
    Vendor
    (Win, Place Or Show) She's A Winner
    Regular price
    $6.99
    Sale price
    $6.99
  • Spandeau Ballet
    Spandeau Ballet
    Vendor
    Lifeline
    Regular price
    $2.99
    Sale price
    $2.99
  • The Five Keys
    The Five Keys
    Vendor
    Ling, Ting, Tong
    Regular price
    $15.99
    Sale price
    $15.99
  • Jackie Wilson
    Jackie Wilson
    Vendor
    Nobody But You / I've Learned About Life
    Regular price
    $17.99
    Sale price
    $17.99
  • The Beatles
    The Beatles
    Vendor
    Please Please Me
    Regular price
    $8.99
    Sale price
    $8.99

Featured on The Vinyl Vault Radio Show: Thursdays at 8PM on WERA 96.7 FM

  • Fugazi
    Fugazi
    Vendor
    In On the Kill Taker
    Regular price
    $14.99
    Sale price
    $14.99
  • Cramps
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Songs The Lord Taught Us
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $0.00
  • Rites Of Spring
    Rites Of Spring
    Vendor
    Rites Of Spring
    Regular price
    $14.99
    Sale price
    $14.99
  • Nick Cave
    Nick Cave
    Vendor
    Henry's Dream
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $0.00
  • Damned
    Damned
    Vendor
    Machine Gun Etiquette
    Regular price
    Sold out
    Sale price
    $26.99
  • Largest Selection of New Vinyl in the DC Area

  • We specialize in Indie Labels such as Dischord, Touch & Go, Merge, Matador, Cherry Red, Soul Jazz, Sub Pop, Jagjaguar, Secretly Canadian, Constellation, K, Domino, Sister Polygon, Epitaph, Anti, Hellcat, Numero, Temporary Resiliance, Dead Oceans, Fat Possum, Norton, Third Man, Light in the Attic, Colemine Records... and many more (including the big labels).
  • Diverse Collection of Used Records

  • We stock thousands of used vinyl records in all genres including Classic Rock, Soul, Punk, New Wave, Reggae, Soundtracks, Jazz and so much more! New albums are stocked every day.
  • 7" Records

  • If you are looking for a large selection of 7" records, we have you covered. Whether you are a DJ, jukebox owner, discoverer of new talent, or a collector of singles never released on full length LP, visit our catalog of 7" records today.
  • DC and Regional Recording Artists

  • Crooked Beats celebrates DC and the local region which have a rich history in music. DC has been vastly influential in most music genres including Jazz, R&B, Bluegrass, Punk, and Go-go. We stock local emerging artists and established DC legends.

Largest Selection of New Vinyl in the DC Area

We specialize in Indie Labels such as Dischord, Touch & Go, Merge, Matador, Cherry Red, Soul Jazz, Sub Pop, Jagjaguar, Secretly Canadian, Constellation, K, Domino, Sister Polygon, Epitaph, Anti, Hellcat, Numero, Temporary Resiliance, Dead Oceans, Fat Possum, Norton, Third Man, Light in the Attic, Colemine Records... and many more (including the big labels). Visit our collection of New Vinyl

Diverse Collection of Used Records

We stock thousands of used vinyl records in all genres including Classic Rock, Soul, Punk, New Wave, Reggae, Soundtracks, Jazz and so much more! New albums are stocked every day. Visit Our Used Vinyl Collection

7" Records

If you are looking for a large selection of 7" records, we have you covered. Whether you are a DJ, jukebox owner, discoverer of new talent, or a collector of singles never released on full length LP, visit our catalog of 7" records today. Visit Our Collection of 7" Records

DC and Regional Recording Artists

Crooked Beats celebrates DC and the local region which have a rich history in music. DC has been vastly influential in most music genres including Jazz, R&B, Bluegrass, Punk, and Go-go. We stock local emerging artists and established DC legends. Visit our collection of DC Regional Artists

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