Darkside Records is celebrating our 8th year anniversary as a store and our 3nd anniversary in our new location!
Darkside Records in Poughkeepsie is the Hudson Valley's largest independent music shop with a 6,000 sq ft sales floor, a hi-fi/stereo room and a live music stage for touring/local acts and events. Opening its doors in January 2009, Darkside Records is a member of CIMS (Coalition of Independent Music Stores) and was voted Hudson Valley Magazine's Best of the Hudson Valley ‘Best Record Store’ for two consecutive years (2015-2016). Darkside has become a Hudson Valley staple in the heart of the Poughkeepsie, New York specializing in the sale of vinyl records, cds, movies, new/used turntables and gifts.
January 19th Darkside Records will be celebrating their eighth year anniversary as a store (and third anniversary in their new home 611 Dutchess Turnpike in Poughkeepsie)! The celebration will take place during business hours (10am - 9pm) and will feature a store-wide sale including music, movies and gifts, as well as great giveaways.
There will be giveaways, food and BEER on tap! Live music from #Caldera, Diamonds To Dust and a special set from The Trash Pandas, a young local band comprised of members from New Paltz Rock program for young musicians to experience the thrill and excitement of performing in their own band (more info at newpaltzrock.com)! Plus a unique audio experience called 'Electro Shop Therapy'- an afternoon of live, immersive soundscapes to accompany your shopping experience featuring Andy Rinehart, Campfire's Edge, Errant Space and more TBD.
It’s our way of saying THANK YOU for being a part this crazy ride for the past eight years, and many more to come.