In business since 1958, Chuck Levin’s Washington Music Center is arguably the largest and most well-known independent music store in the country. Even Stevie Wonder is a loyal, long-time customer who we hear recently dropped by to purchase a brand new harmonica for his performance at the opening of the African American Museum. Whether you’re a music newbie or a virtuoso like Wonder, you’ll find everything you need here including DJ equipment, keyboards, guitars, drums, microphones and much more.
Do you spend your nights searching where to listen to live music in DC? Are you on a first name basis with the musicians that play at the best jazz clubs in DC? Take your love for rock, pop, R&B and soul to the next level when visiting the best music stores in DC. Whether looking to expand your vinyl collection, learn how to play a new instrument or find that record you heard at one of the best Washington, DC clubs, these local shops will entice every sort of music lover.