The Best Record Stores In Tokyo



There are various record shops in Tokyo. If you are looking for Japanese record, this article will help you! Also, these shops below can be enjoyed who has not so much interested in record too.

Disk Union Shinjuku

It is one of the biggest disk store in Tokyo. From basement floor to 7th floor is all disk store which is divided into Rock, Punk, Latin and so on. There are also other building, so try to search “Disk Union” on google map, and you will find the disk you are looking for.

Address : 160-0022 Tokyo, Shinjuku City, Shinjuku, 3 Chome−31−4


It was renovated in March 2019 and it also sells vintage goods at 7th floor which suits records. The best part of this shop is that you can have a trial listening with high class audio equipment which costs 6,500,000 yen!

Address : 100-0006 Tokyo, Chiyoda City, Yūrakuchō, 2 Chome−5−1

Physical Store


Though it is little far from center of Tokyo, this shop has 2 stars Michelin Guide! It takes 20 minutes from Shinjuku but it worth going. Chee Shimizu who DJing all over the world is the owner of this shop.

Address : 4 Chome-32-17 Shimoigusa, Suginami City, Tokyo 167-0022


It is not just a record store but it is also a cafe that you can listen to a record while you are enjoying a lunch or tea time. It is a lot for small town that there are over 10 record shops in Shimokitazawa.

Address : 2-12-13 Kitazawa, Setagaya City, Tokyo 155-0031

Upstairs Records & Bar

It is also in Shimokitazawa and here you can enjoy drink end records. Makoto Nagatomo who opened famous Weekend Record in NY is the owner of this record bar.

Address : 3 Chome-27-1 Kitazawa, Setagaya City, Tokyo 155-0031