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

  • Fleet Foxes
    Fleet Foxes
    Vendor
    A Very Lonely Solstice
    Regular price
    $25.99
    Sale price
    $25.99
  • Kanye West
    Kanye West
    Vendor
    Donda
    Regular price
    $61.99
    Sale price
    $61.99
  • Roxy Music
    Roxy Music
    Vendor
    Avalon
    Regular price
    $29.99
    Sale price
    $29.99
  • Roxy Music
    Roxy Music
    Vendor
    Flesh + Blood
    Regular price
    $29.99
    Sale price
    $29.99
  • The Smile
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    A Light For Attracting Attention (Indie Exclusive Yellow)
    Regular price
    $37.99
    Sale price
    $37.99
  • Father John Misty
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Chloe And The Next 20th Century
    Regular price
    $29.99
    Sale price
    $29.99
  • Suki Waterhouse
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    I Can't Let Go
    Regular price
    $24.99
    Sale price
    $24.99
  • Liam Gallagher
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    C'mon You Know
    Regular price
    $25.99
    Sale price
    $25.99
  • Perfume Genius
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Ugly Season
    Regular price
    $28.99
    Sale price
    $28.99
  • Lucy Dacus
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Kissing Lessons
    Regular price
    $14.99
    Sale price
    $14.99

Back in Stock!

  • The Pogues
    The Pogues
    Vendor
    If I Should Fall from Grace with God
    Regular price
    $24.99
    Sale price
    $24.99
  • Distillers
    Distillers
    Vendor
    Sing Sing Death House
    Regular price
    $25.99
    Sale price
    $25.99
  • Supergrass
    Supergrass
    Vendor
    Moving
    Regular price
    $23.99
    Sale price
    $23.99
  • Pearl Jam
    Pearl Jam
    Vendor
    Ten
    Regular price
    $35.99
    Sale price
    $35.99
  • London Calling - Clash
    London Calling - Clash
    Vendor
    London Calling
    Regular price
    $42.99
    Sale price
    $42.99
  • Black Sabbath
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Paranoid
    Regular price
    $35.99
    Sale price
    $35.99
  • Eagles
    Eagles
    Vendor
    Hotel California
    Regular price
    $24.99
    Sale price
    $24.99
  • Tame Impala
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Innerspeaker
    Regular price
    $39.99
    Sale price
    $39.99
  • Father John Misty
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Fear Fun
    Regular price
    $24.99
    Sale price
    $24.99
  • Laurie Anderson
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Big Science
    Regular price
    $22.99
    Sale price
    $22.99

Crooked Beat Label

  • Various Artists- A Bang on the Ear
    Various Artists- A Bang on the Ear
    Vendor
    Crooked Beat Records
    Regular price
    $13.99
    Sale price
    $13.99
  • Insurgence DC
    Insurgence DC
    Vendor
    Broken In The Theater Of The Absurd
    Regular price
    $14.99
    Sale price
    $14.99
  • Various Artists- Recutting the Crap Vol. 2
    Various Artists- Recutting the Crap Vol. 2
    Vendor
    Recutting The Crap Volume 2
    Regular price
    $19.99
    Sale price
    $19.99
  • IndioBravo
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    IndioBravo
    Regular price
    $5.99
    Sale price
    $5.99
  • The Everymen
    The Everymen
    Vendor
    A Very Short Tribute To Eric's Trip
    Regular price
    $6.99
    Sale price
    $6.99
  • Palabras Poridas, - Mobius Strip
    Palabras Poridas, - Mobius Strip
    Vendor
    Palabras Poridas
    Regular price
    $5.99
    Sale price
    $5.99

2022 RSD Titles!

  • Viktor Vaughn
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Vaudeville Villain
    Regular price
    $36.99
    Sale price
    $36.99
  • Prince
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    The Gold Experience
    Regular price
    $34.99
    Sale price
    $34.99
  • Miles Davis
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Miles Davis Live What It Is Montreal 7/7/83
    Regular price
    $29.99
    Sale price
    $29.99
  • My Morning Jacket
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Live From RCA Studio A (Jim James Acoustic)
    Regular price
    $23.99
    Sale price
    $23.99
  • World Party
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Seaview Records Presents World Party
    Regular price
    $35.99
    Sale price
    $35.99
  • Who
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    It's Hard (40th Anniversary)
    Regular price
    $41.99
    Sale price
    $41.99
  • Various Artists
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Go Ahead Punk... Make My Day
    Regular price
    $25.99
    Sale price
    $25.99
  • Various Artists
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    50 Years of TV's Greatest Hits
    Regular price
    $36.99
    Sale price
    $36.99
  • Various Artists
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    Sweet Relief: A Benefit for Victoria Williams
    Regular price
    $27.99
    Sale price
    $27.99
  • Various Artists (Jetstar Records)
    Album Cover
    Vendor
    The Soul Sides
    Regular price
    $29.99
    Sale price
    $29.99

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

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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