A-1 RECORD SHOP
Shoppers at this record store can browse a massive selection of records from all genres. The shop also buys and sells records, and produces its own radio show. 439 E. 6th St., btw Ave. A & First Ave., 212.473.2870.
ACADEMY RECORDS & CDS
CD albums and vinyl records in all mainstream genres can be bought and sold here. 12 W. 18th St., btw Fifth & Sixth aves., 212.242.3000; 415 E. 12th St., btw Ave. A & First Ave., 212.780.9166.
B& H PHOTO, VIDEO & PRO AUDIO
One-stop shopping for the newest technology at discount prices, including cutting- edge cameras, hard drives, audio and video equipment, laptops and accessories like tripods and carrying cases. 420 Ninth Ave., at W. 34th St., 800.606.6969, 800.221.5743.
The famous brand’s top- quality accessories for televisions, radios and music players are displayed in a chic showroom. 465 Broadway, btw Grand & Broome sts., 212.334.3710; and several other NYC locations.
An edgy selection of LPs, CDs and DVDs, as well as rare recordings, vintage vinyls, posters and T-shirts. 210 Thompson St., btw Bleecker & W. 3rd sts., 212.254.1100.
HOUSE OF OLDIES
A vinyl specialist since 1968, this shop carries rare and out- of-print records, including mint- condition LPs from the 1950s on. 35 Carmine St., btw Bedford & Bleecker sts., 212.243.0500.
JAZZ RECORD CENTER
This jazz emporium carries a vast array of vinyl, as well as books, DVDs, magazines and posters. 236 W. 26th St., Ste. 804, btw Seventh & Eighth aves., 212.675.4480.
LOMOGRAPHY GALLERY STORE
The American outpost of this hip international photography shop features refurbished vintage cameras with colorsplash flashes, fish- eye views and wide-angle lenses, as well as film, oversize bags and flip books. 41 W. 8th St., btw MacDougal St. & Sixth Ave., 212.529.4353.
MOBILE SPA NEW YORK
This chain of boutiques offers on-site repairs for all types of cellphones, tablets and laptops. 259 Bleecker St., btw Cornelia & Jones sts., 212.633.8800; and several other NYC locations.
Fine guitars (vintage, acoustic, electric and bass), plus mandolins, banjos, resonators and amps, fill this store frequented by professional musicians. 461 Broome St., btw Mercer & Greene sts., 212.625.2557.
Sony’s showroom allows shoppers to touch and play with innovative products, including audio devices, gaming systems, televisions and more. 25 Madison Ave., at E. 25th St., 212.833.8800.
A storied piano store and gallery located in Midtown— one block away from Times Square. Much more than a state- of-the-art retail and performance space, Steinway Hall is a cultural destination, where collaborations are born between musicians and instruments. 1133 Sixth Ave., btw W. 43rd & W. 44th sts., 212. 246.1100.