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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

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/events

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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1. LET'S GO OUT TONIGHT
Curtis Stigers
2. DOTTED LINE
Nickel Creek
3. CARRY THE FIRE
Delta Rae
4. MORNING PHASE
Beck
5. AWAKE
Tycho
6. OUT AMONG THE STARS
Johnny Cash
7. WASTED YEARS
OFF!
8. CARTER GIRL
Carlene Carter
9. TIL THE CASKET DROPS
ZZ Ward
10. LOST IN DREAMS
Curtis Stigers

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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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December 21st, 2013

RECORD EXCHANGE ’13 PICKS: JOE K.

aaaJOEEEETis the season for year-end best-of lists, and The Record Exchange is pleased to bring you our 2013 Staff Picks!

Take a gander at Joe K.‘s list:

2 CHAINZ
B.O.A.T.S.
2 CHAINZ
B.O.A.T.S. II: #metime
A$AP ROCKY
Long.Live.A$AP
A$AP FERG
Trap Lord
DANNY BROWN
Old
GHOSTFACE KILLAH
Twelve Reasons To Die
TRINIDAD JAMES
Don’t Be S.A.F.E.
RICH HOMIE QUAN
Still Goin In
CHANCE THE RAPPER
Acid Rap
JOEY BADA$$
Summer Knights

December 20th, 2013

AUDIO-TECHNICA AT-LP60 TURNTABLE: TRUSTED NAME, AFFORDABLE PRICE

at_lp60_usb_1Audio-Technica is one of the most trusted names in the turntable business, and with their AT-LP60 ($129.99), you can a newbie started or rediscover your classic 33-1/3 and 45 RPM records on an affordable, fully automatic belt-drive workhorse.

With its built-in switchable phono preamp, the AT-LP60 may be connected directly to your computer, home stereo and to other components that have no dedicated turntable input. The turntable is supplied with an integral Audio-Technica Dual Magnet™ phono cartridge with replaceable stylus.

December 19th, 2013

RECORD EXCHANGE ’13 PICKS: BRION

brionTis the season for year-end best-of lists, and The Record Exchange is pleased to bring you our 2013 Staff Picks!

Take a gander at Brion‘s list:

GROUPER
The Man Who Died In His Boat
LUBOMYR MELNYK
Corollaries
MY BLOODY VALENTINE
m b v
THE HAXAN CLOAK
Excavation
WILLIAM BASINSKI
Nocturnes
PORTAL
Vexovoid
THEIR/THEY’RE/THERE
Their/They’re/There
KANYE WEST
Yeezus
DIRTY BEACHES
Drifters/Love Is The Devil
MOUNTAINS
Centralia

December 19th, 2013

RECORD EXCHANGE ’13 PICKS: RACHEL

rachelTis the season for year-end best-of lists, and The Record Exchange is pleased to bring you our 2013 Staff Picks!

Take a gander at Rachel‘s list:

CHELSEA WOLFE
Pain Is Beauty
AUSTRA
Olympia
INC.
No World
TOUCHE AMORE
Is Survived By
MIKAL CRONIN
MCII
A$AP ROCKY
Love.Live.A$AP
SPEEDY ORTIZ
Major Arcana
TIM KASHER
Adult Film
COCOROSIE
Tales Of A Grass Widow
THE CLASH
Sound System Box Set

December 18th, 2013

BOISE WEEKLY PRESENTS ALL-AGES TENNIS IN-STORE SATURDAY, JAN. 4 (3P)

tennisTennis will perform live at The Record Exchange (1105 W. Idaho St., Downtown Boise) at 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4. The in-store is presented by Boise Weekly. Tennis is playing Neurolux later that evening and we have tickets for sale here at the store. As always, this Record Exchange in-store event is free and all ages!

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