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363 Oxford Street, London W1D 1NB, England
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The Greatest and Historical Record Store

As has been said many a time this is the worlds greatest record store if not the oldest in the U.K... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2017
badmintontim
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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Always a pleasure shopping at HMV

When in London, I always walk around and check the different records shops. And I always stop by at... read more

Reviewed 7 March 2017
665alex666
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Switzerland
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363 Oxford Street, London W1D 1NB, England
Fitzrovia
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+44 843 221 0200
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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
Reviewed 7 March 2017

When in London, I always walk around and check the different records shops. And I always stop by at HMW in Oxford street for having a look at the vinyls, the CDs & the books. And most of the times I walk out with something....More

Thank 665alex666
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Yes, I remember when CD and DVD stores were bigger and better. But those stores are gone and most cities near me are left with a fairly small and unimaginative section in Best Buy or Target, and not much else. I spent a couple of...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Was killing time whilst daughter was at a concert so I thought I'd buy the cd for who she was seeing. Nice store, friendly staff. Lots of choice.

Thank M5PYH
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Second time I have been for a gig and I must say I'm very impressed with the store and the layout of the live venue and I look forward to going back there again soon.

Thank Mark C
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I was heartbroken when the mega-store sized HMV store opposite Poland Street was closed as the flagship and operations transferred to this much smaller store near Bond Street tube. It has a good selection of DVDs and some CDs, but it is too small, especially...More

Thank Pepe S
Reviewed 11 August 2016

This is a big record shop but lacking in that personal touch you would get if it was independently run. They do have a huge selection of records, all in alpha order and by genre. Very few bargains and a strange pricing policy which has...More

Thank MYDOGISFINN
Reviewed 7 August 2016

Having lived with the demise of Tower Records and the Virgin MegaStore chain, it is a joy to know that HMV, a full-fledged "record" store, still exists. For me, there is a great joy seeing and handling CD's etc. before deciding to buy them. And...More

Thank Traveler2121
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This place is the best. Never mind which cd-place you might have in your neighborhood. This is the place to come.....The Mecca.....The Holy Grail (filled with music).....Nirvana!! 3 floors crammed with lots of goodies - and thanks to Pete, Rodrigo, Nicole and Ian (all staff)...More

Thank Asswag
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Was happy and surprised to see the legendary store standing still on Oxford street. It was like Disneyland for me. Deals and choices are excellent. Go in, you wont regret.

Thank Sudhindra N
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Fitzrovia
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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