2nd Avenue Records

400 Sw 2nd Ave
Portland, OR 97204
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Customer Reviews (8 reviews)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Dec 11, 2008
They arrange everything so wonderfully! I do agree with the previous poster, that the settin is awesome! Great place to come and enjoy yourself! I defintiley recommend this to everyone, and I have. I enjoy concerts... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 08, 2007
This has been a Portland landmark for vinyl, hip hop and metal for over 20 years. I went to high school here in town 10 years ago and all the kids who were really into music loved this place. It's got a lot of character, with... (more)


on Citysearch Mar 25, 2007
Independent music store stocks both mainstream and independent music (including hardcore and metal) and has a vast selection of vinyl records. (more)

Debbie V.

on Judys Book Jan 08, 2006
Are you a record junkie... do you find yourself still staring at a turntable... well then this is the place for you. There is no better selection of records in the greater Portland area. Whether you want to buy, sell or... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Nov 02, 2005
If you're a vinyl snob like myself, and haven't visited 2nd ave records yet, you're missing out on a rare Portland gem! Separate sections for Punk, Metal/Hardcore, Garage Rock, Rock, Electronica, Reggae and more!... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 22, 2005
I had just recently moved here from South Florida. Back home in SoFla there was this really awesome record store that sold tons of independent and obscure bands. I am really into the metal/hardcore/deathmetal scene... (more)


on Citysearch Aug 12, 2002
2nd Ave. is the quintessential independent record store. Respect is paid to many styles of music. Vinyl is king here while CDs are plentiful too. Fans of hip hop, punk, ska/rocksteady/reggae, etc., can find things... (more)


on Citysearch May 21, 2002
2nd Avenue is one of the oldest and most revered record stores in Portland, and they certainly deserve their reputation. Their vinyl selection is great and they stock a wide variety of independent and mainstream... (more)

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