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About Us

Welcome to Empire Records, your ultimate destination for all things music in St Albans! As specialists in vinyl records and CDs, both new and secondhand, We carry an extensive range of both new and used CDs. From classical and jazz recordings to death metal and everything in between. 

We have a small and friendly team consisting of our owner Marina DeSclavis, manager Dave Burgess, and assistant manager Eddie James. We are here to assist you with anything you need.

We have new stock arriving virtually every day - from the latest releases to re-issues of classic albums on vinyl offer an eclectic range of both new and used vinyl records. We're buying collections all the time, so our selection is ever-changing.

If we don't have what you're looking for just tell us and we'll endeavor to order it in for you - we have accounts with all the major suppliers. Locating in St. Albans town centre, just a stone's throw from the historic Cathedral we are very accessible.

We want your shopping experience to be an enjoyable one. If there's something you think we could improve please let us know.

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