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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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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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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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The Record Exchange is a proud sponsor of the sixth annual Treefort Music Fest, taking place March 22-26 throughout Downtown Boise. Treefort 2017 5-day passes are on sale at The Record Exchange starting Sept. 9!


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1. Schmilco
2. Signs of Light
The Head and the Heart
3. Acoustic Recordings 1998-2016
Jack White
4. The Complete BBC Sessions
Led Zeppelin
5. Shape Shift With Me
Against Me!
6. Popestar
7. Live at the Hollywood Bowl
The Beatles
8. Redemption and Ruin
The Devil Makes Three
9. Skeleton Tree
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
10. Sea of Noise
St. Paul and the Broken Bones

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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!



August 1st, 2016


It’s Vinyl Tuesday! Record Exchange customers receive up to $5 in used vinyl with every $25 in new vinyl purchased and have access to early and exclusive releases. This week’s releases:

Terrapin Station (Suite) Packshot 800(1)VARIOUS ARTISTS – DAY OF THE DEAD 12-INCH

Day of the Dead – a celebration of the Grateful Dead’s music – was released last month via 4AD, and is currently available on 5xCD. Now 4AD has released a special limited edition 12-inch vinyl of the four-song ‘Terrapin Station (Suite)’ featuring members of Grizzly Bear, Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, TV on the Radio’s Tunde Adebimpe, Sonic Youth’s Lee Ranaldo and Bryce Dessner of The National. The album cover was designed and donated by acclaimed visual artist and Pioneer Works founder Dustin Yellin.

A1: ‘Terrapin Station (Suite)’ — Daniel Rossen, Christopher Bear and The National (featuring Josh Kaufman, Conrad Doucette, Sō Percussion and Brooklyn Youth Chorus)
B1: ‘If I Had the World to Give’ — Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy
B2: ‘Playing in the Band’ — Tunde Adebimpe, Lee Ranaldo & Friends
B3: ‘Garcia Counterpoint’ — Bryce Dessner

August 1st, 2016

TOP 5 OF 2016 (SO FAR): JOE P.

IMG_3731We’re midway through the year in music and liking what we’ve heard so far. We’re excited for what’s to come, but here at the midpoint, we’re taking pause to talk about our favorite releases of the first half of 2016.

Here’s Joe P.’s picks:

The Goon SaxUp to Anything
Angry AnglesAngry Angles
Car Seat HeadrestTeens of Denial
Various Artists – Wake Up You! The Rise and Fall of Nigerian Rock 1972-1977, Vol. 1
Bummers EveBummers Eve