Welcome to Crooked Beat Records

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

Due to COVID-19, our store hours have been reduced until further notice...

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

August 2020 RSD Drop - These Titles Go Fast! - Get Them Now While They Last!!

  • Ennio Morricone
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    Peur Sur la Ville
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    $32.99
  • Various Artists
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    Jazz Goes Mod
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    $29.99
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    $29.99
  • Various Artists
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    New York Soul 1969
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    $27.99
  • Various Artists
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    Texas Soul '69
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    $27.99
  • Hiss Golden Messenger
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    Cat's Eye Blue/ Standing In The Doorway
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    $7.99
  • Archers Of Loaf
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    Raleigh Days/Street Fighting Man
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    $8.99
  • Far East Family Band
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    Nipponjin (Join Our Mental Phase Sound)
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    $31.99
  • Makoto Kawabata
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    RG Rough
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    $23.99
  • Murder Capital
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    Live From London: The Dome, Tunnell Park
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    $13.99
  • New Riders OF The Purple Sage
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    Field Trip
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    $31.99

Look What Just Came In: Brand New Vinyl

  • Rites Of Spring
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    All Through A Life
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    $5.99
  • Marginal Man
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    Identity
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    $13.99
  • PJ Harvey
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    To Bring You My Love
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    $23.99
  • Stanley Turrentine
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    That's Where It's At
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    $29.99
  • Magnetic Fields
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    Holiday
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    $19.99
  • Rolling Stones
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    Goats Head Soup
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    $35.99
  • Bobby Hutcherson
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    The Kicker
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    $29.99
  • Joe Henderson
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    The State of The Tenor: Live At The Village Vanguard 1
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    $29.99
  • Jackie McLean
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    It's Time
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    $29.99
  • Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson
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    Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson
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Just In! New Additions To Our Used Inventory

  • John Hiatt
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    Slow Turning
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    $10.99
  • Figures On A Beach
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    Standing On Ceremony
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    $6.99
  • Jimmy Reed
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    The Soulful Sound
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    $10.99
  • Temptations
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    Christmas Card
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    $8.99
  • Dire Straits
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    Love Over Gold
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    $9.99
  • Harry Chapin
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    Short Stories
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    $4.99
  • Mogwai
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    Hardcore Will Never Die, But You Will
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    $19.99
  • Charlie Parker
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    Greatest Hits
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    $14.99
  • 5th Dimension
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    The Age Of Aquarius
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    $12.99
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    $12.99
  • Gang Of Four
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    Songs Of The Free
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    $5.99
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    $5.99

Look What's New - Just In 7" Records

  • Stereolab
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    Spool Of Collusion
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    $5.99
  • Cyndi Lauper
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    The Goonies 'R' Good Enough
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    $3.99
  • Dion and The Belmonts
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    In The Still Of The Night
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    $12.99
  • Van Morrison
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    Into The Mystic / Domino
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    $10.99
  • Beach Boys
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    The Beach Boys Medley / God Only Know
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    $3.99
  • Various Artists
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    12 O'Clock Rocks: 10th Anniversary Commemorative Souvenir
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    $7.99
  • Archers of Loaf
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    The Loaf's Revenge
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    $12.99
  • Jefferson Airplane
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    Stereo Review Sampler (Promo)
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    $19.99
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    $19.99
  • Bruce Springsteen
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    I'm On Fire
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    $4.99
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    $4.99
  • Soul Asylum
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    Sometime To Return
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    $4.99

Having A Little Fun

  • Million Dollar Quartet 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle
    Million Dollar Quartet 1000 Piece Jigsaw Puzzle
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    $17.99
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    $17.99
  • Monopoly: The Beatles Yellow Submarine Edition
    Monopoly: The Beatles Yellow Submarine Edition
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    $49.99
  • Monopoly: The Rolling Stones Collector's Edition
    Monopoly: The Rolling Stones Collector's Edition
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    $49.99
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    $49.99
  • 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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