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Fred's Records

198 Duckworth St | A1C 1G5, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1G5, Canada
+1 709-753-9191
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One Of The Best Record Stores.....Period.

One of the undisputed highlights from my time spent in St. John's was my proximity to Fred's... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Chris A
,
Alexandria, Virginia
Iconic music store

I have been visiting Fred's while attending the Tuckamore Music Festival. I sensed the passion... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Robert S
,
Halifax, Canada
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198 Duckworth St | A1C 1G5, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 1G5, Canada
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Reviewed 20 April 2018

One of the undisputed highlights from my time spent in St. John's was my proximity to Fred's Records. This iconic location, on the northern end of Duckworth St, is not only the finest record store in Newfoundland, but one of the best stores I have...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

I have been visiting Fred's while attending the Tuckamore Music Festival. I sensed the passion immediately upon entering the store and all of the staff are intimately knowledgeable about their product. On numerous occasions, they have taken the time to educate me on local musicians...More

Thank Robert S
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Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Freds is a fun and eclectic music store worth checking out. They had a good selection of new vinyl amd cds with recommendations from store staff. Very friendly and helpful people there, don't be afraid to ask them to introduce you to some new artists!...More

Thank Shane L
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Reviewed 13 October 2016

If you are looking for an oldie or vinyl this is the place. Staff are great in helping and I was surprised of what they have. Just go in and look at the selection

Thank TravelAngelika
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Reviewed 3 October 2016

This store has a wonderful selection of CDs and vinyl. The owner seems to be a great promoter of local talent. There are multiple listening stations where you can listen to the store recommendations. And the recommendations are great! Staff are knowledgeable and friendly. Buy...More

Thank martha1
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Reviewed 1 October 2016

Fred's is an awesome place. I have been there twice in the last two years and i love going there every time i come to St. John's. I live in Cape Ray and don't have a record shop to go to at home. I am...More

Thank Jeremy J
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Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

My son always likes to go to local record/cd shops and Fred's is the best in town. They have a large selection of vinyl, cd's, dvd's and I even saw some cassettes there. They do a good job of separating the music and even highlight...More

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Reviewed 14 August 2015

Fred's Records is an awesome music store in the heart of the St.John's downtown. They have an extensive collection of music new and used and in all formats. If you are looking for local music Fred's is the place to go! Also they probably have...More

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Reviewed 16 June 2015

We make regular visits to St Johns, usually timing them to coincide with the Folk Festival, and Freds is always on our itinerary. We can always find great music from local artists and the staff are always friendly and helpful.

Thank PCSensei
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Reviewed 26 May 2015

I spent almost an hour with the best music help ever! I was looking for some representative Newfoundland music, and Tony was an amazing person who spent time, effort, and care to provide me with some choice for music that I was looking for. I...More

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