Sell Your Records

Sit & Spin Records is located in South Philadelphia.

We are currently buying records 7 days a week however our in-store operations are limited, and we recommend calling ahead before bringing your collection. You can also email us with a list and/or photos to help expedite the process. Due to limited capacity and the need for safe social distancing, you may be asked to leave your records with us while we evaluate them. We will give you an estimate of time needed and call when we are done.

We pay well for clean collections and prefer some genres over others. Read our buying guide below for more details.

DO YOU HAVE A LARGE COLLECTION OF 200+ RECORDS?

Our buying team is prepared to travel for large collections that include records, CDs, cassettes and other music related merchandise and memorabilia. Before calling for an appointment, please review our buying guide below.

callCALL FOR AN APPOINTMENT

Before you call, please have the collection in front of you so we can ask some questions such as:

Where are you located?
Approximately how many items do you have?
What musical genre, style and era are your records?
How have your records been stored over time?
Can you describe the average condition of the items in your collection?

SIT & SPIN RECORDS BUYING GUIDE:

CONDITION

Records, CDs and cassettes must be with their original covers and cases. All media should be clean and shiny with no scratches, mold, mildew or warping. Covers and all accompanying artwork should also be in good condition as this will also affect the overall value of your collection.

GENRE

We buy new and old records but we prefer these genres:
PUNK (hardcore, 77, 80s, 90s, oi, ska, emo, etc.)
METAL (thrash, doom, death, black metal, noise, grind, etc.)
ROCK (hard rock, Goth, psych, garage, power pop, new wave, blues, classic rock, etc.)
JAZZ (Prestige, Blue Note, private press, free jazz, etc.)
FUNK, SOUL, BLUES

WE DON'T BUY
X CLASSICAL (orchestral, symphonic, etc.)
X BROADWAY (musicals, stage & screen, show tunes)
X BIG BAND & SWING
X CHRISTMAS & CHILDREN’S
X 78s

Have more questions? Visit our FAQ, or just give us a call.