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363 Oxford Street, London W1D 1NB, England
+44 843 221 0200
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Record shops are still alive and kicking!

Sure, these guys have to rely a lot more on t-shirts, cups and what not than they did ten years... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Uppsala County, Sweden
via mobile

His Masters Voice have been in Oxford Street for "ages", and every time I visit London, I simply... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
Johnny O
Honefoss, Norway
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Music store.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good31%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible8%
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363 Oxford Street, London W1D 1NB, England
+44 843 221 0200
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sure, these guys have to rely a lot more on t-shirts, cups and what not than they did ten years ago, but that's just the way it goes these days. They still take pride in what they do and they do it well. When they...More

Thank Sidechain
Reviewed 16 October 2017

His Masters Voice have been in Oxford Street for "ages", and every time I visit London, I simply have to pop in to see if I can find anything to bring home as regards music(vinyl). They have survived it all, rise and fall of the...More

Thank Johnny O
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

I was desperately looking for Kpop albums in London and at least last year they had some! The prices were of course higher but I was so happy to get my hands on Taeyeon's album right away.

1  Thank TaeYe0n
Reviewed 24 July 2017

I visited the York branch and as I'm in a wheelchair I asked if they had a lift and was told there was no lift I was offered no help what so ever the staff never asked if I waned anything bringing down from the...More

1  Thank richie259
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

HMV's flagship Oxford Street store is historically still open, and I was very pleased to browse it's 4 shopping levels. I believe the retail space has narrowed from its original size, but the vast inventory of CDS, vinyl, and DVD/Blu-rays is unbeatable on the street....More

1  Thank GA-USA-Traveler
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Came to see Oh Wonder for their new album signing and performance and I had a amazing time as I always do whenever I go to these events, security have got the queuing system more organised which is good and I look forward to going...More

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Time was in the 1980s and 1990s when HMV had two megastores on Oxford Street, Virgin had one and Tower Records an even bigger place in Piccadilly Circus. This was in the heyday of the CD since when the advent of the IPod and downloading...More

Thank futtock21
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

Could not fault them, went above and beyond to serve my needs. Thank you very much (Exeter and Bristol branches).

Thank brawlersbawlers
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Busy shop but you can find any kind of music in the world. The prices are good too. Staff are helpful. They often have special events like signings. Watch out for pickpockets.

Thank streakey
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

As has been said many a time this is the worlds greatest record store if not the oldest in the U.K and has been historical in having the greatest music group of all time - the Beatles - but saying that the store has moved...More

Thank badmintontim
This sophisticated and sociable slice of Central
London is a shopper’s paradise, offering the latest
fashions, gadgets, and souvenirs. Fitzrovia is
conveniently located between the major retail
thoroughfares of Regent Street to the west and
Tottenham Court Road to the east, with a handful of
well connected Tube stations dotted around the area
for easy transport. This neighbourhood is a favorite
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