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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 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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1. Syro
Aphex Twin
2. Upside Down Mountain
Conor Oberst
3. Popular Problems
Leonard Cohen
4. This is All Yours
Alt-J
5. Royal Blood
Royal Blood
6. Lullaby and the Ceaseless Roar
Robert Plant
7. Ryan Adams
Ryan Adams
8. Sukierae
Tweedy
9. Cheek to Cheek
Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga
10. They Want My Soul
Spoon

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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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June 11th, 2014

AT ALIVE AFTER FIVE: SHOOK TWINS AND GLB LOCAL OPENER BREAD & CIRCUS!

shooks-2This week’s Alive After Five headliner: Shook Twins
Go Listen Boise local opener: Bread & Circus

ABOUT SHOOK TWINS

June 9th, 2014

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY 6/10: JACK WHITE, FIRST AID KIT, PASSENGER, UMPHREY’S MCGEE, SAY ANYTHING, HELLYEAH, REBELUTION AND MORE!

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

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Jack White – Lazaretto

First Aid Kit – Stay Gold

Passenger – Whispers (deluxe edition also available)

Say Anything – Hebrews

The Rippingtons – Fountain of Youth

Rebelution – Count Me In

Umphrey’s McGee – Similar Skin

June 9th, 2014

RECORD EXCHANGE TOP 10 SELLERS (WEEK ENDING JUNE 8, 2014)

stigers1. Hooray for Love, Curtis Stigers
2. Led Zeppelin I, Led Zeppelin
3. Turn Blue, The Black Keys
4. Ghost Stories, Coldplay
5. Led Zeppelin III, Led Zeppelin
6. Led Zeppelin II, Led Zeppelin
7. Common Ground: The Songs of Big Bill Bronzy, Dave and Phil Alvin
8. Beauty and Ruin, Bob Mould
9. A Letter Home, Neil Young
10. Out of the Black, Royal Blood

June 4th, 2014

NEW DAVID GRAY ALBUM OUT JUNE 17!

MutineersAd468x60david-gray-mutineersDavid Gray has a new album called Mutineers, and The Record Exchange will have it on CD, deluxe CD and vinyl on Tuesday, June 17!

Of Mutineers, Gray says, “I know I’ve done something here that has an authority that is inspiring me and I don’t have to worry about my past or any of that. The lovely thing about this is we’ve had the time to experiment, and it’s been wonderful.”

June 4th, 2014

ENTER TO WIN A JACK WHITE 7-INCH!

JackWhite_HighBallStepperSingle_VinylBanner_480x60SONY DSCThe Record Exchange was one of a few lucky independent record stores to get our hands on an ultra-rare blue colored vinyl 7-inch featuring a track from Jack White‘s new album Lazaretto!

To enter to win the 7-inch (which features “High Ball Stepper”), send an email* with the subject “Jack White” HERE by midnight, Monday, June 9. The winner will be drawn at random and notified on Tuesday, June 10 — the release date for Lazaretto.