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Go Listen Boise is a non-profit, all-volunteer organization with the mission of fostering a vibrant and diverse musical culture in the Boise area.

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[ 2013 staff picks ]

2013 staff picks

After weeks of scrutiny, Record Exchange staffers have completed their 2013 Top 10 lists, and leading up to Christmas we're posting individual lists here on the website. You can also visit the store to view all the lists in realtime and shop our special '13 Staff Picks display. Let the judgment begin!

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Visit The Record Exchange's Amazon Marketplace store to shop for rare and discount CDs, vinyl, DVDs and books. Live in Boise? Order online and arrange for in-store pickup!

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the right price at the rx

Think local. Think indie. Think $9.99 CDs at Record Exchange.

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[ RSD exclusives/events ]

rsd exclusives list

Okay, here it is: the Record Store Day exclusives list. Over 400 limited-edition CDs, vinyl LPs, 7-inches and more available Saturday, April 19 at The Record Exchange. Follow the link to peruse the list and read about Record Exchange RSD events!

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The Record Exchange is a proud partner with Boise's Payette Brewing Company! Enjoy Payette Brewing Company beer (and for free!) at Record Exchange events such as Record Store Day, the annual holiday Bonus Club Sale and our singer-songwriter Birthday Bash celebrations!

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[ rx top 10 ]

rx top 10

1. Ritual in Repeat
Tennis
2. Songs of Innocence
U2
3. Art Official Age
Prince
4. Plectrumelectrum
Prince and 3rd Eye Girl
5. You’re Dead
Flying Lotus
6. Hozier
Hozier
7. Standing in the Breach
Jackson Browne
8. Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone
Lucinda Williams
9. This is All Yours
Alt-J
10. Cheek to Cheek
Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

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krbx card savings!

The Record Exchange is proud to be part of Radio Boise's KRBX Card program! Present your card on Sunday and New Release Tuesday (6-9 p.m.) and get 20% off all gift shop items and 20% off used CDs, vinyl, DVD, Blu-ray and cassettes!

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October 23rd, 2014

BARREL OF LAUGHS PHOTO CONTEST: VISIT THE RX, GET WEIRD, WIN PRIZES!

barrel of laughs contestIn case you haven’t noticed — and it’s kinda hard not to — there’s a lot of construction going on outside The Record Exchange (as well as a lot of nothing despite blocked parking spots and other wacky impediments to our natural order of things). And that means barrels, oh so many orange barrels.

October 21st, 2014

JOHN FULLBRIGHT IN-STORE TUESDAY, OCT. 21 (6PM) – OPENING FOR PATTY GRIFFIN AT THE EGYPTIAN THEATRE!

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Grammy-nominated Americana artist John Fullbright will perform live at The Record Exchange (1105 W. Idaho St.) at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21. As always, this Record Exchange in-store event is free and all ages. Fullbright is opening for Patty Griffin at the Egyptian Theatre later that evening and we have tickets for sale at the store!

October 20th, 2014

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY: PRIMUS, BUDOS BAND, ANNIE LENNOX, NEIL DIAMOND, PLUS JOHN FULLBRIGHT IN-STORE SET AND VINYL TUESDAY SAVINGS ALL DAY!

vinyl tuesday poster reduced 475It’s New Release Tuesday, and our new Vinyl Tuesday sale continues this week – customers receive up to $5 in used vinyl* with every $25 in new vinyl purchased all day long every Tuesday!

We’re also hosting a John Fullbright in-store performance at 6 p.m. Tuesday. He’s opening for Patty Griffin at the Egyptian and we’re thrilled he’s playing a set at the RX beforehand. Don’t miss it!

October 20th, 2014

RECORD EXCHANGE TOP 10 SELLERS (WEEK ENDING OCTOBER 19, 2014)

tennis1. Ritual in Repeat, Tennis
2. Songs of Innocence, U2
3. Art Official Age, Prince
4. Plectrumelectrum, Prince and 3rd Eye Girl
5. You’re Dead, Flying Lotus
6. Hozier, Hozier
7. Standing in the Breach, Jackson Browne
8. Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone, Lucinda Williams
9. This is All Yours, Alt-J
10. Cheek to Cheek, Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga

October 17th, 2014

SATURDAY’S BLUE AND ORANGE SALE EMAIL HAS BEEN SENT; CHECK YOUR INBOX NOW AND SAVE TOMORROW!

If you’re a Record Exchange email subscriber, check your inbox now for the post-game details on Saturday’s Blue and Orange Sale on used CDs, DVDs and vinyl LPs.

If you’re not a subscriber yet and want all the details, email us HERE today with the subject “Blue and Orange Sale” and we’ll send you the info. Go Broncos!