Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee

Alison's Record Shop

Top Quality Vintage Vinyl Records in Nashville, Tennessee

Alison's Record Shop

994A Davidson Dr
Nashville, TN 37205
(615) 356-0180
Alison's Record Shop, Record Stores, Shopping, Nashville, Tennessee

Vinyl records provide a vintage feel and sound that take you back in time. To get that nostalgic quality in your own music, Alison's Record Shop in Nashville, TN, provides a variety of albums for every musical taste, from classic rock to musical soundtracks.

Owners Alison and Brian, her husband, are avid music listeners and appreciate a variety of genres. From Alison’s love of the classical genre and her skill at playing the cello to Brian’s extensive interest and experience with sound equipment and gear, their pairing provides customers with an informative and fun shopping experience when purchasing vinyl records. As you’re browsing, feel free to listen to any of their unsealed records on their turntables in the store. If you don’t already own a turntable, Brian’s Custom Theaters & Hi-Fi next door will help you find the right system and accessories to produce the perfect sound for your new vinyl purchases.

Apart from the owners, the staff at the record shop has a wealth of knowledge about the different types of records on the market. If you’re looking for a specific gem from when you were younger, their staff will work to find a copy for you. Do you have records you’d like to sell? They provide professional and friendly appraisals so you receive the best price possible. For those just browsing the store, they’ll offer suggestions based on your personal tastes to help you find a record you’ll love.

Let the city of music provide you with tunes to take you back in time, and visit Alison's Record Shop for a truly unique musical experience. Call them today at (615) 356-0180 or visit their website for more information.

Announcements & Events from Alison's Record Shop
3 Tips for Selling Vinyl Albums , Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee
You’ve finally decided to tackle that garage cleanout you’ve been putting off and unearth a box of old vinyl albums. If you don’t still have a record player or rely on steaming ...read more
How Do Record Players Work?, Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee
Listening to vinyl records was once a common way for people to enjoy their favorite music. Modern music lovers, however, have embraced the simplicity and sound quality...read more
Reopening June 4 with limited hours, Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee
We are reopening the shop on Thursday, June 4! Here are our new hours: Monday-Wednesday CLOSED Thursday-Sunday 12-5 p.m All customers will be required to wear a mask, and either u...read more
3 Tips for Keeping Turntables in Excellent Condition, Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee
The warm, dynamic sounds of vinyl are why many people prefer listening to records instead of digital formats. To enjoy your collection, you’ll need a reliable turntable. To...read more
3 Classic Albums That You Won't Believe Turn 50 This Year, Nashville-Davidson, Tennessee
The year 1970 changed the face of popular music. From classic rock and the introduction of heavy metal to the evolving soul and jazz sounds, the year offered...read more
Hello record friends!  I've finally gone online (kicking and screaming with a few curse words thrown in).  I've started listing records for sale on Discogs.  Ok, one i...read more
Whether you are a serious collector or you have a few albums you want to cherish for as long as possible, understanding how to store vinyl records properly is critical...read more
We’re closing the shop temporarily to encourage people to stay home: 1) Word is that the virus can live 2-3 days on plastic, and we put all our records in plastic sleeves. 2) peopl...read more
I’m donating all proceeds from the record shop on Saturday, March 7 to tornado relief. I’ve got lots of great records in the new arrivals bin, so come in and take advantage of this ...read more
Many people love listening to music on vinyl for the antique feel or the rich sound quality. To enjoy your favorite records the way they were meant to be hea...read more
It’s March Madness so this month’s deal is 15% off artists that start with the letter “M”! Here’s your chance to get your Van Morrison, Madonna, Buddy Miles, Mountain, and many, many...read more
Do you have your eye on one of my hard-to-find collector albums? Do you like to wheel and deal? Want to make a bulk buy of some of my bargain records?  Well, February 29 is your...read more
While vinyl records are still listened to by many music lovers, they can also be used for decorating your home. In addition to offering a unique look, displaying them will ...read more
Can you imagine what music would be like today without Jimi Hendrix or Stevie Wonder or Prince or Aretha Franklin or Ray Charles?  In fact, we wouldn't have rock and roll at all...read more
Record players deliver a classic musical sound unlike any other. Learn how to care for your delicate system to avoid scratched records and distorted sound. You can keep you...read more
As a thank you to all my customers for making 2019 a great year, I’m kicking off 2020 with 15% off on the top 20 (and more) best selling artists from 2019! It’s time to stock up on ...read more
A vinyl record collection is a must-have for any music lover. Vinyl may no longer be the only way to listen to music, but these records are making a serious comeback. This is because...read more
It’s almost time for Record Store Day!  We love RSD so much that we’re extending the sale to Saturday too!  We will have everything in the shop 20% off, plus get a FREE Chr...read more
T is for Thanksgiving, so all artists that start with the letter “T” are 15% off all month!  For solo artists, it can be either first or last name, so Tom Petty and James Taylo...read more
These days, it’s possible to instantly stream any record. For dedicated music fans, collectible records provide a sensory element that other music sources cannot. Thanks to the ...read more
We're having some fun this Halloween at the record shop! Come in costume and receive a coupon for 25% off any one record! Plus, all customers can draw from the mystery bag for disc...read more
We are overflowing with 45 rpms so it’s time to clear them out!  All 45s, regularly 2/$1 are now 5/$1! Come in and stock up!  There are lots of new arrivals, so if you hav...read more
There’s nothing like a deep, contemplative record to help ring in the fall weather. Listening to your favorite vinyl albums while enjoying the season of transition is only made ...read more
What better deal for October than 15% off ALL hard rock, heavy metal and punk records! Come in and check out our Wall ‘O DOOM display of suitably dramatic records for the Halloween ...read more
It’s my birthday month and to celebrate, all female artists are 15% off! The deal includes all solo female artists, plus bands that have all female members, such as The Go-Gos. Wha...read more
Despite the prevalence of new musical technology, vinyl records are still wildly popular. For many people, listening to a song digitally doesn’t have the same impact as placing vinta...read more
Have you been searching for some of your favorite vinyl records from the 1990s with no luck? You’re not the only one. Unfortunately, because of the advances in music technology from ...read more
It’s the 50th anniversary of Woodstock this month, and all artists who played at Woodstock are 15% off all month!  Don’t remember who played?  Not to worry! Come check out ...read more
If you’re thinking about building a collection of vinyl albums, it makes sound sense to invest in how you listen to them. That’s where a high-quality turntable comes in. Tw...read more
July is Red, White, and Blue(s) month! 15% off all blues records, PLUS any album that has the words red, white, or blue in the artist name OR title! For example, Red Hot Chili Peppe...read more
Here’s a great deal for you this June—15% off all artists that start with the letter “B”! And for solo artists, either the first or last name counts!  It’s a great time to stock...read more
Sunshine and warm weather are hallmarks of summer, but nothing sets the mood for your adventures like the right soundtrack. Whether you’re hanging out with friends or having the...read more
Vinyl records offer clean, warm sound and undeniable retro appeal. Whether you're a serious vinyl collector or a beginner with only a few albums by your favorite artists, proper care...read more
May Deal! All new pressings are 15% off*! We are known for our top quality vintage records, but new pressings (post 2000) seem to keep coming in the door.  Most of these are u...read more
Connoisseurs of vinyl records often claim they’re far superior to music released on digital formats. Vinyl evokes a special feeling that can’t be duplicated by modern technology, no ...read more
We’re celebrating Record Store Day Saturday, April 13 10:00-5:00 AND Sunday, April 14 1:00-5:00! Everything in the record shop will be 20% off! FREE Christmas record with every pur...read more
Saturday, March 30, get 2, count ‘em TWO, punches for every $10 spent on our top quality records (excluding bargain bin records with the dot pricing). What a dea! read more
If you’re looking for new music to listen to, sometimes it helps to harken back to the past. Sticking to the classics gets stale after a while, and certain bands and albums, though u...read more
Collecting new and used vinyl records has recently risen back to popularity with younger generations. While CD sales have plummeted thanks to digital streaming, LPs continue to ...read more
February deals! All $1 records—buy one get one free! All $3 records—buy 3 get one free! All $5 records—buy 5 get one free! read more
For record enthusiasts, much of the thrill is in the hunt. There are rare finds to discover, beautiful covers to admire, and incredible songs to appreciate. Sometimes a music ju...read more
Friends gathering together, mugs of hot cocoa steaming, and your record player spinning—these seasonal staples set the mood for the holidays. Whether you’re hosting a party or cuddli...read more
CD Clearance!  ALL CDs and CD box sets are 50% off! Goodbye to 78s!  ALL 78s are FREE to a good home! Free Christmas record with the purchase of a gift certificate! What...read more
Many of the greatest rock albums first transformed music in the 1960s and 70s, when music was recorded and mastered for the analog warmth of vinyl records. If you’re a music fan...read more
The pace of life is hectic in today’s digital world, and it’s a good idea to slow down once in a while and enjoy the simpler things that allow you to decompress. The hobby of collect...read more
On Wednesday, October 17, all proceeds from the record shop will be donated to disaster relief for victims of hurricane Michael! No need to “claim” the deal, just come in and shop! read more
It's my birthday so I'm having a party! Stop by for cool discounts and a piece of cake! Grab bag--draw to find your discount--10%, 15%, 20%, plus one chance for a 35% discount on yo...read more
At Alison’s Record Shop we love to show appreciation to our customers! Come by today and pick up a punch card to join our Collectors Club. For every $10 you spend you get a punch on ...read more
Mastering is the art of finalizing a song for playback on all formats, from thousand-dollar sound systems to smartphone earbuds. There is a skill to the process that many consumers d...read more
Vinyl records have made a major resurgence over the past decade and not simply as a collector’s item. Many modern artists are now releasing music on vinyl, and it continues to be one...read more
An original pressing can be the jewel in the collection of any record enthusiast. These are early editions of specific vinyl records and are rare and sought after, especially fo...read more
In the days of digital streaming, not many people think about the history of music and how easy it is today to listen to their favorite artists. However, vinyl records and players&nb...read more
The digital age has made it possible to enjoy virtually all forms of entertainment online. From entire series of shows to brand-new albums, you can stream your favorite media for ins...read more
For vinyl record enthusiasts, one essential aspect of maintaining a collection is caring for your music to preserve its life span. While record cleaning is simple enough to do at hom...read more
With the renewed passion for vinyl records happening these days, turntables have become popular again. Music lovers know that listening to a record player is one of the best way...read more
As a music lover, listening to your favorite artists brings joy, elevates social gatherings, and reminds you of old times. Many music fans often explore the exciting world of vi...read more
Filling out and listening to your record collection is always enjoyable, especially with resources such as Alison’s Record Shop in Nashville, TN, at your disposal. While stacking you...read more
Don’t miss our Black Friday RSD sale!  ALL of our great, top-quality vintage records will be 20% off ALL DAY!  Please note that we will NOT have any RSD special releases.&n...read more
Vinyl records have been a source of joy to music-lovers for decades. Even now, with the advancements in technology, many prefer the original sounds. Did you know that your record col...read more
This Saturday, we will be giving double punches for all purchases!  For every $10 spent on records, you will get TWO punches on your Alison’s Record Shop punch card! What a deal! read more
You’ve spent countless hours and money amassing a world-class record collection. It’s crucial to protect your investment by keeping your vinyl records in good shape. If they are...read more
If you’re a vinyl record lover looking to expand your collection or simply want to sell a few dusty albums from your attic, it’s important to understand the Goldmine Grading System, ...read more