From Jimmy Reed to Sinatra, from Johnny Cash to David Bowie, you never know quite who you'll find in the impressive collection of vinyl stowed away at The Mad Platter. Tucked behind an olive-green storefront on West Chester's picturesque, brick-lined Gay Street, the record store has been supplying music lovers with their new tunes since it opened in 1976.
The Mad Platter carries rare records, available in an impressive number that brings regular customers back to browse again and again. In addition to various vinyl records, the store also stocks CDs, DVDs, and musical memorabilia—including clothing—so it's a great place to find new additions for your personal collection or a gift for a musically inclined friend. Regulars note that the owners are often around to help, so they can help you navigate the collection of vinyl and CDs.
The Mad Platter
111 W. Gay Street
West Chester, PA 19380