Best Place to Buy Music

Chris' Warped Records

Chris' Warped is 20 years old this year, and it's still the finest place to shop for CDs. The independent ethos of founder Chris Andrews rages among the new generation of staffers there. Their recommendations -- which recently included albums by the little-known-but-should-be-heard Anatomy of a Ghost, Alkaline Trio, and In Dying Days -- keep us coming back for more.