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RSD leftovers/restocks

Record Store Day is over, but The Record Exchange still has dozens of titles still available, plus limited restocks and a few late arrivals.

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[ pono is here! ]

pono is here!

Pono is here! The Record Exchange is now carrying the PonoPlayer, a high-resolution digital music player created with the intent of providing a higher quality digital listening experience.

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[ 2014 staff picks ]

2014 staff picks

After weeks of scrutiny, Record Exchange staffers have completed their 2014 Top 10 lists, and leading up to Christmas we will be posting individual lists here on the website. Visit the store to view the lists in realtime and shop our special '14 Staff Picks display. Let the judgment begin!

VIEW STAFF LISTS HERE

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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. Pop Songs for Elk
Hillfolk Noir
2. Coming Home
Leon Bridges
3. Edge of the Sun
Calexico
4. Before This World
James Taylor
5. Meanwhile, Back at the Lab
Slightly Stoopid
6. Untethered Moon
Built to Spill
7. Summertime 06
Vince Staples
8. Sound & Color
Alabama Shakes
9. The Monsanto Years
Neil Young
10. Freedom
Refused

[ sell us your stuff! ]

sell us your stuff!

The Record Exchange buys and trades used CDs, DVDs, Blu-ray discs and vinyl in good condition Monday-Saturday until 9 p.m. and Sunday until 6 p.m.

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[ go listen boise ]

go listen boise

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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rx amazon store

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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July 7th, 2015

STREET DATE SWITCHES TO FRIDAY, VINYL TUESDAY KEEPS SPINNING

vinyl tuesday poster reduced 475Starting this week, new releases will be available at The Record Exchange on Fridays instead of Tuesdays.

In compliance with the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry (IFPI, the British-based organization that acts as a music-biz United Nations), every country’s official release date is moving to Fridays beginning July 10 to create a worldwide Global Street Date.

July 7th, 2015

RECORD EXCHANGE TOP 10 SELLERS (WEEK ENDING JULY 5, 2015)

Hillfolk-Noir-Pop-Songs-For-Elk1. Pop Songs for Elk, Hillfolk Noir
2. Coming Home, Leon Bridges
3. Edge of the Sun, Calexico
4. Before This World, James Taylor
5. Meanwhile, Back at the Lab, Slightly Stoopid
6. Untethered Moon, Built to Spill
7. Summertime 06, Vince Staples
8. Sound & Color, Alabama Shakes
9. The Monsanto Years, Neil Young
10. Freedom, Refused

July 7th, 2015

SAM OUTLAW LIVE AT THE RECORD EXCHANGE TUESDAY, JULY 7 – BUY THE CD, GET A FREE TICKET TO HIS SHOW WITH DAWES AT KNITTING FACTORY!

SamOutlaw-3Sam Outlaw will perform live at The Record Exchange (1105 W. Idaho St., Downtown Boise) at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 7. Outlaw is opening for Dawes at Knitting Factory later that evening and we have tickets for sale at the store. As always, this Record Exchange in-store event is free and all ages!

July 3rd, 2015

JASON ISBELL ‘SOMETHING MORE THAN FREE’ LISTENING PARTY FRIDAY, JULY 17 – WIN A SIGNED VINYL TEST PRESSING!

jason-isbell-something-more-than-freeThe Record Exchange is celebrating the release of Jason Isbell‘s new album Something More Than Free with a listening party at 6pm Friday, July 17. We’ll have Something More Than Free available for purchase on CD and vinyl, including a limited number of indie exclusive $7.99 CDs and a special vinyl edition with a bonus slipmat!