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BEST Music, new

2011 BEST Music, New

Newbury Comics

Boston

The Newbury Street flagship of this legendary local chain is stocking less music (and more knickknacks and novelty books) these days, and the fact that it constantly repositions its racks can make for a genuine hunting expedition. Yet it still… read more »

2005 BEST Music, New

Newbury Comics

Boston

An independent music store with a fairly priced, unbeatable selection? Yes, it still exists. This hip shop, with a staff straight out of High Fidelity, sells everything from Britney Spears to the White Stripes. Stop in and you just might… read more »

2004 BEST Music, New

Newbury Comics

Boston

When was the last time you saw a CD for under $10? Newbury Comics regularly prices select new releases under 10 bucks and dozens more under $12. Add that to the terrific selection of music by local artists, regular in-store… read more »

2003 BEST Music, New

Newbury Comics, Back Bay location

Boston

Newbury Comics is to Nick Hornby as music megastores are to Carson Daly. The trucker hat—wearing kids who staff this eclectic pop culture emporium truly know their stuff, and they’re quick to help shoppers navigate the impressive selection of CDs… read more »