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

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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. Seasons
Hollow Wood
2. Lazaretto
Jack White
3. Fortune Favors the Bold
Bread & Circus
4. Benjamin Booker
Benjamin Booker
5. The Both
The Both
6. Zaba
Glass Animals
7. The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale
Eric Clapton and Friends
8. Voyager
Jenny Lewis
9. Singles
Future Islands
10. Foundations of Burden

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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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August 29th, 2014

HI-TOPS REUNION AT VISUAL ARTS COLLECTIVE AUG. 30/31 – GET YOUR TICKETS AT THE RECORD EXCHANGE!

hi-topsHi-Tops, arguably the most popular Boise party band of all time, reunites for two special concerts at Visual Arts Collective (VaC) on August 30th and 31st. Tickets are $20 in advance while they last, available online at Brown Paper Tickets or in person at Visual Arts Collective and The Record Exchange. Doors open at 8 pm and the show begins at 9 pm. VaC is located at 3638 Osage Street behind the Woman of Steel Gallery on Chinden Blvd. in Garden City. VaC is a 21-and-older venue; valid IDs required.

August 28th, 2014

HERMIT MUSIC FESTIVAL FLASH SALE: 20% OFF TICKETS THURSDAY, AUG. 28!

hermit music festThe second annual Hermit Music Festival takes place Aug. 29-31, and this Thursday The Record Exchange is holding a flash sale on Hermit Fest tickets!

Visit The RX Thursday, Aug. 28 and save 20% on your ticket:

Weekend pass – $36 (regularly $45)
Weekend student/senior pass – $28 (regularly $35)
Saturday ticket – $20 (regularly $25)
Saturday student/senior ticket – $16 (regularly $20)
Sunday ticket – $20 (regularly $25)
Sunday student/senior ticket – $16 (regularly $20)

August 28th, 2014

ATMOSPHERE SIGNING THURSDAY, SEPT. 18; VIP PRIORITY-LINE WRISTBAND AVAILABLE WITH CD OR LP PURCHASE!

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Atmosphere will visit The Record Exchange (1105 W. Idaho St.) for an album signing at 3 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 18. As always, this Record Exchange in-store event is free and all ages. Atmosphere is performing at Knitting Factory later that evening (7 p.m.) and we have tickets for sale at the store!

August 27th, 2014

WIN A GRISWOLDS HAND-DECORATED PORTABLE TURNTABLE – ONLY 10 MADE!

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The Record Exchange was one of only 10 indie record stores in the country to get our hands on a Crosley portable turntable hand-decorated by the Griswolds in celebration of their new album Be Impressive, and one lucky customer will win it!

August 27th, 2014

PAYETTE BREWING CO. PRESENTS COLONY HOUSE IN-STORE FRIDAY, SEPT. 5; FREE PAYETTE BREWING CO. BEER!

ColonyHouse_Press_307Payette Brewing Co. presents Colony House live at The Record Exchange (1105 W. Idaho St.) at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 5. We’ll be serving free Payette Brewing Co. beer for guests 21 and older with I.D. As always, this Record Exchange in-store event is free and all ages. Colony House is performing at Neurolux later that evening and we have tickets for sale at the store!