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Wilderness Record Store

Welcome to the Wilderness - an independent record store and hang-out in the heart of South Manchester.

We've got a curated selection of killer vinyl, whether you're just starting your record collection, or a discerning head. Find classic albums and hidden gems - everything from rock and jazz, soul and folk, to hip-hop and disco, funk and psych wonders from all corners of the globe. And we stock the best of the local independent labels too. New releases, super comps, 2nd hand gems and 45s, and friendly, enthusiastic staff dying to talk your ear off about them.

If you don't have a record player but like the vibe, that's cool too - we're serving up great coffee, beers, cakes, snacks and hard liquor, and stick around for the tunes we're playing. We also showcase great live music from bands big and small, have book and 'zine launches, DJ sets - loads of gigs and events to come!

Follow us on social media to see who we are, what we're about, and what's going down. 

What We Offer


Fancy a snack? We've got great cakes from local independent bakers.

We can also knock you up a toastie if you're needing something substantial! We've also got sweet treats too!

We'll play the tunes while you tuck in!


We offer amazing coffees, which is provided by our pals at Grindsmiths, to have in or take-away.

We've also got a great selection of cans and bottled beers, as well as wines and spirits so you can admire your LPs with a glass of something lovely.


A super selection of curated gems from all corners of the globe, we've got you covered.

New releases, classic albums, forgotten masterpieces, second-hand belters, come get stuck in! We also host gigs too, so keep an eye on our socials to see what's going on.

Come and Visit Us

9 Egerton Crescent,
Withington, Manchester
M20 4PN

Open Every day 12–9pm

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