Record Store Day 2018 is April 21!

See the Record Day Store site for a list of all the releases (PDF | HTML).

Let us know right away if you are interested in something specific and we'll do our best
to order it. Stay tuned for more news on Record Store Day hours and specials.

Welcome to Purple Narwhal Music & Manga. We sell vinyl records, CDs, cassettes, music DVDs, anime (Japanese animation), manga (Japanese comics), graphic novels, music books, t-shirts and more.

We have tons of used merchandise at great prices, and select new merchandise, too.

We are located in Rockville, Maryland USA at 822G Rockville Pike. To find us see DirectionsYou can also find us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google and Yelp.

We are open 6 days a week (closed Monday). For more information see Hours.
We do mail order, too! See our Discogs site for what we're selling on-line.

If you have stuff to sell, call us at 301-762-0923 or send email to