Record Store Day 2019 is April 13th!

The list of releases is out so let us know ASAP if you are looking for something in particular.

Email info@purplenarwhal.com or contact us on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

The lists are available on a web page and as a PDF.

RSD fine print:

We can't guarantee we'll get everything we order, we can't hold RSD items so it's first-come, first served, usual policy is one copy of each title per customerunless you discuss it with us beforehand. We'll publish the list of what we did get sometime the week before the event.We can mail order RSD items starting the day after the event, if we have them still in stock.

We do mail order now, too! See our For Sale page for our catalog.

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 can special order most new releases, just let us know what you're looking for.

We are located in Rockville, Maryland USA at 822G Rockville Pike. To find us see Directions. You 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.

If you have stuff to sell, call us at 301-762-0923 or send email to info@purplenarwhal.com.