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Independent since 2011!
Darkside Records is the Hudson Valley's largest brick & mortar independent music store.

'Best of the Hudson Valley' winner in 2015-2016, we offer a vast selection of new and used music on vinyl, cd and cassette as well as turntables, headphones, movies, gifts, CBD, live music, t-shirts, books, posters, magazines and much more! Stop in or visit us on Discogs or Amazon!

611 Dutchess Turnpike, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
(845) 452-8010

Mon-Sat: 10am - 9pm
Sun: 11am - 6pm

Darkside Records proud CIMS member independent since 2011

We are a part of the CIMS (Coalition of Independent Music Stores) which allows you to shop local and find "Indie-Exclusive" limited-edition vinyl presses only available at stores like ours! More...

Best of the Hudson Valley Winner

Voted Best Record Store in the Hudson Valley two years in a row! Thank you to everyone who voted.

Shop Small Support Local Record Stores

Independent since 2011! When you #shopsmall and support your local independent small businesses, you support your own community. We also take part in Small Business Saturday each year. Learn more...

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Indie Exclusive Retailer Mondo Death Waltz Daptone Blue Note

As an authorized Daptone, Mondo/Death Waltz and Blue Note independent retailer, you can find the latest releases plus limited edition presses and exclusives. Learn more...

CBD oil edibles poughkeepsie ny

Find CBD- a safe, organic, cruelty-free and locally-sourced alternative to prescription painkillers- oil, edibles, beauty products & more! Stop in to see if CBD products may be right for you! Learn more...

tshirts patches enamel pins fashion clothing

Shop our selection of t-shirts, patches, enamel pins and more fun & trendy fashion. Learn more...

We fix scratched CDs

Have scratched CDs or movies? Bring em in- our disc repair machine can help. Looking for Vinyl Care products? We've got those too.

Sell or trade your music and movies

We buy and sell used music, movies, used audio equipment and band-tshirts all day, every day. Have something? Learn more...

No collection to small or too big

Have a big collection? There is no collection too big! Have van, will travel (for 1,000 pcs or more). Please Inquire.

live music at darkside

Darkside Records is your source for unique live music and entertainment in the hudson valley. See our complete schedule of upcoming events or book your own!

We sell turntables audio technical musichall project

We sell new turntables from Audio Technica, Music Hall and Project. Visit our HiFi room to see our complete selection of new & used turntables and audio equipment. More...