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12 Tonar, Reykjavik

Categories: Gift & Specialty Shops, Shopping
Inspirock Rating:
4.9/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web
Browse through a selection of both international artists and Icelandic indie bands at 12 Tonar. The store and the music label were founded in 1998, and soon the store became a meeting place for Icelandic musicians and emerging talents, such as Björk, Sigur Rós, and múm. Sip a free espresso or tea, read magazines, and relax while listening to music. Occasionally you might catch a live concert inside the store or in the garden. The store also sells T-shirts, cups, caps, and bags with the label's logo. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to 12 Tonar by using our Reykjavik itinerary planner.
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  • Traditional record shop in the best meaning. Lots of local music, lots of vinyls and CDs, very helpful and knowledgable personel. A must go for music lovers. 
  • When I think of a record shop these days, I want a decent selection but I also want a hub for the music-loving community: this is it in Reykjavik. People in the "living room" and in the basement with ...  read more »
  • The shop is cozy and has a large selection of Icelandic music, classical music and classics. We are which was the prelude to a Festival on the last day of our vacation and, to look at a small concert. It was the perfect end to our trip. The shop is definitely worth a visit.
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  • Whenever visiting Reykjavik this is a must goto. It's the definition of a welcoming and cozy record store. Friendly people, great music, coffee and live performances. A visit is highly recommended!
  • Amazingly nice place with passionate people and great service.
  • Being from Portland, I know a good record shop. This is a good record shop. One can open any CD or LP for free and listen as they wish. Funny, helpful, English-speaking staff.
  • The nicest record store I ever visited in my life! I will highly recommend this store if you're looking for icelandic records. A great plus is his owner who have passion for his business, clientele, work and the cat next door.
  • This is my favourite shop in reykjavik, excellent music and beautiful environment!
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