Rat Records is a gem of a second hand record and CD shop in SE5, selling quality music across a full range of genres with an emphasis on soul, Reggae, Hip Hop, R'n'B, rock, indie, punk, jazz, electronica and world music. - ratrecordsuk.net - for updates on what's in store.
Venue Details & Map
348 Camberwell New RoadLondonSE5 0RW
- +44 (0)20 7274 3222
- Public transport:
- Denmark Hill, National Railway
Top 3 reviews of Rat Records
Discretely tucked away at the entrance of Camberwell New Road (Camberwell Green entrance), there hides a little treat for record geeks. When you first see the faded blue and yellow sign that simply says "CDs", you could almost be forgiven for mistaking the second-hand record store Rat Records with the cheapo discount stores that stock multiple variations on 80's hits compilations, or "Songs... more
Awesome place. I knew as soon as I walked in that this place rocked. You better love vinyl. Even if you don't have a turntable though, there is a great selection of used CD's.
My only gripe about Rat Records is the size. It could take up a shop at least twice the size.
The guys behind the counter are super cool. The prices are great. I knew when I walked in and saw the B-52s, Michelle... more
Rat Records is a fairly small record shop in Camberwell. It's got a small but ok selection of CDs and a fair number of vinyl. It's quite cheap and you can pick up a good album for around £4 and they don't tend to sell anything over £8, so if anything that catches your eye is £8, it could well be worth a lot more. Good to pop in to but not to spend much time in. more