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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! 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 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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January 13th, 2015

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY: MARK RONSON, PANDA BEAR, GUSTER, JUSTIN TOWNES EARLE, DR. DOG, PLUS VINYL TUESDAY!

vinyl tuesday poster reduced 475It’s New Release Tuesday, and it’s also Vinyl Tuesday — customers receive up to $5 in used vinyl* with every $25 in new vinyl purchased all day long every Tuesday!

* Must be redeemed at time of purchase. Offer valid during regular business hours (10am-9pm) on Tuesdays only. The Record Exchange will not issue store credit for any unused portion of the Vinyl Tuesday used vinyl bonus.

Here’s a quick look at the bright and shiny new releases this week at The Record Exchange:

CD

Mark Ronson – Uptown Special (deluxe edition also available)

Panda Bear – Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper

Justin Townes Earle – Absent Fathers

Guster – Evermotion

Dr. Dog – Live at a Flamingo Hotel

Expendables – Sand in the Sky

Meghan Trainor – Title (deluxe edition also available)

Sylosis – Dormant Heart

Aphex Twin – Selected Ambient Works 85-92

John Hiatt – My Kind of Town: The Lost 1993 Chicago Broadcast

Woody Allen – The Stand-Up Years

Liam Hayes – Slurrup

DMX – Redemption of the Beast

Mr. Oizo – Church

Dan Mangan and Blacksmith – Club Meds

Ella Henderson – Chapter One

California X – Nights in the Dark

Crown – Death is Not Dead

Panzer – Send Them All to Hell

Martin Barre – Order of Play Collector’s Edition

Mystic Revealers – Crucial Cuts

Various Artists – Music From Boardwalk Empire Vol. 3

VINYL

Ryan Adams – No Shadow

Panda Bear – Panda Bear Meets the Grim Reaper

Bryan Ferry – Avonmore

Guster – Evermotion

Dr. Dog – Live at a Flamingo Hotel

Paul McCartney – Hope for the Future

Justin Townes Earle – Absent Fathers

Expendables – Sand in the Sky

Meghan Trainor – Title

Boy Sets Fire – Misery Index: Notes from the Plague Years

DVD/BLU-RAY

Genesis – Sum of the Parts DVD and Blu-ray

Trace Atkins – Live Country DVD

January 6th, 2015

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY: PARQUET COURTS, CATFISH & THE BOTTLEMEN AND AFI, PLUS VINYL TUESDAY SAVINGS!

vinyl tuesday poster reduced 475It’s New Release Tuesday, and it’s also Vinyl Tuesday — customers receive up to $5 in used vinyl* with every $25 in new vinyl purchased all day long every Tuesday!

* Must be redeemed at time of purchase. Offer valid during regular business hours (10am-9pm) on Tuesdays only. The Record Exchange will not issue store credit for any unused portion of the Vinyl Tuesday used vinyl bonus.

Here’s a quick look at the bright and shiny new releases this week at The Record Exchange:

CD

Catfish & the Bottlemen – Balcony

The Grateful Dead – Dick’s Picks Vol. 13: Nassau Coliseum 5/6/81

Various Artists – Gone Girl Soundtrack

Skylit Drive – Rise: Ascension

Infected Mushroom – Friends on Mushrooms

Rae Sremmurd – Sremmlife

Neck Deep – Rain in July/A History of Bad Decisions

Dylan Gardner – Adventures in Real Time

Kasse Mady Diabate – Kirike

VINYL

Catfish & the Bottlemen – Balcony

Parkay Quarts (Parquet Courts) – Content Nausea

AFI – All Hallow’s E.P.

Earth – Primitive and Deadly

Cliff Martinez – My Life Directed By Nicolas Winding Refn

Sleaford Mods – Fizzy

John Coltrane – Bahia

December 22nd, 2014

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY: NEIL YOUNG, DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE VINYL REISSUES, DAFT PUNK, SEX PISTOLS AND MORE!

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!

* Must be redeemed at time of purchase. Offer valid during regular business hours (10am-9pm) on Tuesdays only. The Record Exchange will not issue store credit for any unused portion of the Vinyl Tuesday used vinyl bonus.

Here’s a quick look at the bright and shiny new releases this week at The Record Exchange:

CD

George Duke – The Press Play Collection

VINYL

Neil Young – Storytone

Death Cab For Cutie – We Have the Facts and We’re Voting Yes

Death Cab For Cutie – Something About Airplanes

Death Cab For Cutie – Photo Album

Daft Punk – Alive 1997

Sex Pistols – Spunk

Elbow – World Cafe Live

Thelonious Monk – Criss-Cross

December 16th, 2014

NEW RELEASES FROM GOV’T MULE, NICKI MINAJ, CHARLI XCX, PALLBEARER AND MORE, PLUS VINYL TUESDAY SAVINGS!

vinyl tuesday poster reduced 475Our 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!

* Must be redeemed at time of purchase. Offer valid during regular business hours (10am-9pm) on Tuesdays only. The Record Exchange will not issue store credit for any unused portion of the Vinyl Tuesday used vinyl bonus.

Here’s a quick look at the bright and shiny new releases this week at The Record Exchange:

CD

Gov’t Mule – The Dark Side of the Mule (deluxe edition also available)

Nicki Minaj – Pinkprint (deluxe edition also available)

Charli XCX – Sucker

Various Artists – Into the Woods Soundtrack (deluxe edition also available)

YG – Blame It on the Streets

Take That – III

Alexandre Desplat – Unbroken Score

VINYL

Pallbearer – 2010 Demo

Electric Wizard – We Live

Gov’t Mule – The Dark Side of the Mule

Manchester Orchestra – Hope

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – From Her to Eternity

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – Kicking Against the Pricks

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – Your Funeral: My Trial

Cream – 1966-1972 box set

Melvins – Hold It In

Fantomas – Wunderkammer

Russian Circles – Enter

Thelonious Monk – In France

Fall Out Boy – Immortals

One Direction – Four

Genesis – Nursery Cryme

Electric Eels – Die Electric Eels

DVD/BLU-RAY

Asking Alexandria – Live From Brixton and Beyond

Various Artists – 25 Years of Wacken: Snapshots, Scraps, Thoughts and Sounds DVD