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Best Record Store

Incredible collection of new CDs and vinyl. Extensive and comprehensive in all genres. Could spend... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Wayne M
Sydney, Australia
Best Record Store in Amsterdam

The best selection of both new and 2nd hand vinyl records - after exploring the city for two weeks... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2018
Andrew W
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Utrechtsestraat 52-60, 1017 VP Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Incredible collection of new CDs and vinyl. Extensive and comprehensive in all genres. Could spend hours here.

Thank Wayne M
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

The best selection of both new and 2nd hand vinyl records - after exploring the city for two weeks there’s no doubt Concerto taking the cake as king of Amsterdam.

Thank Andrew W
Reviewed 2 April 2018

I stopped there after a recommendation by a friend and I wasn't disappointed! I loved this shop, it has a charm difficult to explain. It's like a maze of rooms where you can stay roaming for hours looking through their wide and good collection of...More

Thank A C
Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

Concerto gets rave reviews for the massive vinyl selection - as it should - but it's more than that. Its also got a great CD selection, there's some hi-fi equipment, accessories like phono cartridges and even a cafe here. Pretty much everything you need if...More

Thank bhaforever
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

Stepping in, you can have cozy and comforting time with great music and coffee. If you check “Live in Concerto” schedule, you can enjoy live music on stage there. Luckily, I experienced Live stage unexpectedly and had a great memory. As a souvenir, don’t forget...More

Thank Hyun K
Reviewed 3 September 2017

they are holding the widest vinyl collection I have ever seen. But still it is possible not find what you are looking for (like me). The vinyls are a litte bit over priced by the way, you can find same vinyls cheaper on the other...More

Thank sterimar
Reviewed 26 July 2017

Best Record Store in Amsterdam. One of the best in the world. Loads of Vinyl. Old and New. And CD's if you like. Awsome staff tot advise you. A stage for instore gigs and a nice coffee corner. Saw Daniel Romano, Allah Las, Lisa Hannigan,...More

Thank cameranny44
Reviewed 13 March 2017

This is a paradise for music fanatics .…..a music store almost covering one entire block…This a journey through music and what is nice there is also a café and a stage for concert . While you are enjoy drinking a coffee and eating a good...More

1  Thank foodaddicted74
Reviewed 5 November 2016

Great music shop! You can find everything you want in music! Also loads of music books and a great cafe'. If you are lucky you can catch a gig😀 Must if you are a music lover! Andy

1  Thank Andrea L
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Easily the best record store I found in Amsterdam. Great selection spread across most genre's of music! Worth a stop off for any vinyl collector.

Thank Lewis S
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Canal Ring (Grachtengordel)
This UNESCO World Heritage Site is as historically
significant as it is perennially popular. Whether
you’re a history buff, architecture enthusiast,
shutterbug, or fashionista, odds are you’ll find the
Amsterdam you're looking for while roaming around the
Grachtengordel (Canal Ring). A brilliant place to get
lost in a moody meander and a key component to any
sightseeing trip to Amsterdam, this area's major draws
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Response from bhaforever |
Hi Yvonne. Its super easy to get to centraal: at the airport follow the signs to the railway station (which is under the terminal) and buy a ticket at the counter. There's ticket machines too....I just find it easier to buy... More