The Analog Vault, a popular vinyl record store in Singapore, is located within Esplanade Mall, at 8 Raffles Avenue.
Founded in 2015, the store is today one of the music aficionados go-to destinations for vinyl records, especially in genres of jazz, hip-hop, modern/experimental classical, world music, local music, and electronic.
Featuring a curated selection of thousands of new & used vinyl records across various genres (used ones being mostly jazz recordings), the record store is also an authorized dealer for Audio Technica line of turntables.
In terms of music genres, the available categories cover African Roots, Ambient, Electronic Music, Funk & Soul, Future Jazz, Global Sounds, Hip Hop, Indie / Folk / Pop, Japanese Music, Jazz, Latin Inspired, Modern Classical, Reggae / Dub / Rare Groove, RnB / Modern, School of Rock, Singapura, Soul-Jazz / Jazz-Funk, as well as Soundtracks / Library Music.
Overall, as the shop’s name suggests, the team running it are championing the analog music culture, and strongly believe that listening to music on vinyl via an analog sound system is one of the best ways to experience good music.
TAV Records, while not genre-limited, focuses on releases showcasing emerging and progressive sounds by Asian artists in the musical styles of jazz, hip hop, soul, or electronic.
Visiting the record store, you can also purchase books relating to music and music culture.
The Analog Vault – Vinyl Record Store in Singapore
8 Raffles Avenue, #02-10, Esplanade Mall
Opening Hours: Monday-Sunday 1pm-9pm
You can also follow their official Instagram page at instagram.com/analog_vault/ for details on new arrivals, changes to the opening hours, and more.