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―Face Records―

FACE RECORDS started as a mail-order shop in Yokohama in 1994 and opened its doors in 1996 in Udagawacho, Shibuya- ku, Tokyo. We mainly deal in used vinyl records.
Our selection consists mainly of records bought in Europe and America, as well as records collected in Japan. Including japanese vinyl with OBI,JAZZ, JAZZFUNK, FUSION, EUROPEAN JAZZ, BRAZILIAN MUSIC, REGGAE, LATIN, SOUL, FUNK, RAREGROOVE, soundtrack, SOUL, HIPHOP, DANCE CLASSICS. We have a wide selection of 7" FUNK, DEEP FUNK, JAZZ, RARE GROOVE, HIPHOP material, SAMPLING SOURCE, etc..
Please contact us by phone or email for more information.


Genres of Japanese Vinyl: Soul / Funk

While soul funk records may seem like an afterthought when thinking of popular musical genres on Japanese vinyl, every record store in Japan has a special section dedicated to the genre.


Genres of Japanese Vinyl: Rock

Rock music is arguably, Japan’s most popular genre on vinyl.

From the Beatles to Queen and Kiss, there is an abundance of wonderful Japanese releases that attract the attention of record collectors from across the globe.


What Is Japanese Rock Music?

There are many albums of Japanese rock on vinyl records.

With that being said, rock music was not a popular genre amongst the Japanese audience until the arrival of the Beatles.


Japanese Vinyl Laboratory: Red Vinyl

When you collect Japanese records, you might have heard the term Red Vinyl.

Red vinyl records are usually valued at a high price, not simply due its color but due to a greater significance.



Shipping delay notice

To our dear customers,

While relocating, we are unable to ship any items from the 26/11 - 13/12. Orders from the 26/11 won't be shipped till the 14/12. We apologize for the inconvenience.  

Thank you for your loyalty, our shipping service won't be gone long.


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