A one-stop website for CDs, vinyl, T-shirts, etc. from Athens music’s past and present.
Athens Regional Library System
2025 Baxter St. • 706-613-3650 • athenslibrary.org
Hours: Mon–Thu, 9 a.m.–9 p.m.; Fri– Sat, 9 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun, 2–6 p.m.
In addition to the library on Baxter, the system serves Clarke, Franklin, Madison, Oconee and Oglethorpe counties. The Baxter store carries a wide selection of used books for cheap.
260 W. Clayton St. • 706-316-0130 • facebook.com/atomicathens
Hours: Mon–Sat, 11 a.m.–7 p.m.; Sun, 1–5 p.m.
Used vinyl at dirt-cheap prices, among lots of other vintage-type stuff.
493 Prince Ave. • 706-352-2060 • avidbookshop.com
Hours: Tue–Sat, 10 a.m.–8 p.m.; Sun–Mon, 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
1662 S. Lumpkin St. • 706-850-2843
Hours: Tue–Sat, 9 a.m.–9 p.m; Sun–Mon, 11 a.m.–6 p.m.
Our local bookshop has two charming locations. Browse, buy, attend readings and signings.
Bizarro Wuxtry Comics & Stuff
225 College Ave. • 706-353-7938 • bizarrowuxtry.com
Hours: Tue–Sat, 11 a.m.–7 p.m.; Sun–Mon, 12–6 p.m.
Stocked to the rafters with new and used comics, graphic novels, indie zines and toys.
5300 Macon Hwy., Bishop • radiofreeathens.com
Hours: Mon–Wed, Fri–Sat, 11:30 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sun, 11:30 a.m.–5 p.m.
Emphasizing Athens music from back in the day. Vinyl, cassettes, CDs, vintage turntables, needles, odds-and-ends.
Front Porch Bookstore
115 Marigold Lane, Winterville • 706-742-7735 • athenslibrary.org/winterville
Hours: Mon–Tue, Thu, 3–7 p.m.; Wed, 9 a.m.–12 p.m.; Sat, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Front Porch sells used books and plays host to readings, live music and other events.
Low Yo Yo Stuff Records
261 W. Washington St. • facebook.com/lowyoyostuff
Hours: Tue–Thu, 12–7 p.m.; Fri–Sat, 12–9 p.m.; Sun, 12–6 p.m.
Buy records, tapes, CDs and more from discerning clerks in a compact downtown storefront.
Mr. Comic Shop
1860 Barnett Shoals Road, Ste. 403 • 706-850-3650 • facebook.com/mr.comicshop
Hours: Tue–Sat, 11 a.m.–8 p.m.
This Eastside spot has what you want in comics and graphic novels, from new releases to old faves.
The Record Booth
1743 Lexington Road • 706-227-6867 • therecordbooth.com
Hours: Tue–Fri, 9:30 a.m.–5:30 p.m.; Sat, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.
Vintage music, equipment and memorabilia inside Lexington Vintage.
215 Commerce Blvd. • facebook.com/SecretSoundsAthens
Hours: Wed, Thu, Sat, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Fri, 12–9 p.m.
This shop, inside Hip Vintage and Handmade, specializes in vinyl, tapes, CDs and posters.
Walls of Books
1971 Hog Mountain Road • 706-850-4776 • wallsofbooksathens.net
Hours: Mon–Fri, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Sat, 11 a.m.–5 p.m.
New and used books, including textbooks, plus educational toys.
197 E. Clayton St. • 706–369-9428 • wuxtry-records.com
Hours: Mon–Tue, 10 a.m.–8 p.m.; Wed–Sat, 10 a.m.–10 p.m.; Sun, 12–6 p.m.
Since 1976, Wuxtry has been at the center of the Athens music scene, selling and buying CDs, vinyl, video, books, T-shirts, record players and more.