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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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1. Before This World
James Taylor
2. Pop Songs for Elk
Hillfolk Noir
3. Coming Home
Leon Bridges
4. Payola
Desaparecidos
5. Sticky Fingers
Rolling Stones
6. How Big, How Blue, How Beautiful
Florence + the Machine
7. Angeleno
Sam Outlaw
8. Still
Richard Thompson
9. In Colour
Jamie xx
10. Django and Jimmie
Willie Nelson and Merle Haggard

[ 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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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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June 17th, 2015

ENTER TO WIN AN AIR VINYL PRIZE PACK!

We were pretty excited when we heard the entire Air catalog was being reissued on vinyl. This week, five titles arrived — and we have a prize pack to give to one lucky customer! The prize pack includes vinyl reissues of The Virgin Suicides, 10,000 Hz Legend, Pocket Symphony, Premiers Symptomes and Talkie Walkie, plus a large Virgin Suicides lithograph!

To enter the drawing, send an email* with the subject “Air” HERE by midnight Thursday, June 25. We will draw a name and notify the winner on Friday, June 26.

* One entry per person, NOT per email address. If you have 16 email addresses and you enter with each address, we’ll just delete 15 of them. We have the technology. To be eligible to win, you must live in the Boise metro area and be able to pick up your prize at the store.

June 17th, 2015

WIN A DELTA RAE AUTOGRAPHED DRUM HEAD – ONLY EIGHT OF THESE MADE!

image1To celebrate the release of Delta Rae‘s After It All, select stores including The Record Exchange received an autographed drum head to give away to one lucky customer – only eight of these were made for circulation!

To enter the drawing, send an email* with the subject “Delta Rae” HERE by midnight Thursday, June 25. We will draw a name and notify the winner on Friday, June 26.

* One entry per person, NOT per email address. If you have 16 email addresses and you enter with each address, we’ll just delete 15 of them. We have the technology. To be eligible to win, you must live in the Boise metro area and be able to pick up your prize at the store.

June 17th, 2015

ENTER TO WIN A GRATEFUL DEAD ‘BEST OF’ 2CD SET, T-SHIRT & WINDOW CLING!

grateful deadThe Record Exchange has a Grateful Dead prize pack to give away that includes a Best of the Grateful Dead 2CD set, T-shirt and large window cling!

To enter the drawing, send an email with the subject “Grateful Dead” HERE by midnight Thursday, June 25. We will draw a name at random and notify the winner on Friday, June 26.

* One entry per person, NOT per email address. If you have 16 email addresses and you enter with each address, we’ll just delete 15 of them. We have the technology. To be eligible to win, you must live in the Boise metro area and be able to pick up your prize at the store.

June 15th, 2015

NEW RELEASE TUESDAY: JAMES TAYLOR, HEARTLESS BASTARDS, HIGH ON FIRE, ELECTRIC WIZARD AND AIR VINYL REISSUES, 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

James Taylor – Before This World (deluxe edition also available)

Heartless Bastards – Restless Ones

High On Fire – Luminiferous

Yonder Mountain String Band – Black Sheep

Amos Lee – Live at Red Rocks with the Colorado Symphony

Ryn Weaver – The Fool

Mates of State – You’re Going to Make It

Hudson Mohawke – Lantern

Bob Schneider – King Kong 2

Dylan, Cash and the Nashville Cats – Dylan, Cash and the Nashville Cats

Phish – Amsterdam

Third Eye Blind – Dopamine

Adam Lambert – Original High (three versions available)

Lenka – Bright Side

Mika – No Place in Heaven

Active Child – Mercy

Peter Murphy – Remixes From Lion

Walk Off the Earth – Sing It All Away

Christopher Paul Stelling – Labor Against Waste

Various Artists – 2015 Warped Tour Compilation

Mewithoutyou – Pale Horses

Iwrestledabearonce – Hail Mary

Ian Tyson – Carnero Vaquero

The Lonesome Trio – The Lonesome Trio

The Steeldrivers – The Muscle Shoals Recordings

Robert Glasper – Covered (The Robert Glasper Trio Recorded Live at Capitol Studios)

George Thorogood and the Delaware Destroyers – George Thorogood and the Delaware Destroyers

Slash – Live at the Roxy 09.25.14

Donald Cumming – Out Calls Only

Alpine – Yuck

Bad Cop Bad Cop – Not Sorry

Various Artists – 60 Songs from the Cramps’ Crazy Collection

Big Smo – Bringin’ It Home

Dream Syndicate – Days of Wine and Roses

Rebecca Ferguson – Lady Sings the Blues

David Benoit – 2 in Love

Vattnet Viskar – Settler

Darkest Hour – The Mark of the Judas

Havok – Burn

Anaal Nathrakh – The Candlelight Years

Dysrhythmia – No Interference

Lucifer – Lucifer I

Wrvth – Wrvth

Hilary Duff – Breathe In Breathe Out

VINYL

Electric Wizard – Come My Fanatics

Electric Wizard – Dopethrone

Heartless Bastards – The Restless Ones (indie exclusive clear vinyl version available)

Rush – Permanent Waves

James Taylor – Before This World

Air – Premiers Symptomes

Air – Talkie Walkie

Air – The Virgin Suicides Soundtrack

Air – 10000 hz Legend

Air – Pocket Symphony

The Fall – This Nation’s Saving Grace

Ice Cube – Lethal Injection

Yonder Mountain String Band – Black Sheep

Johnny Cash – Koncert V Praze (In Prague – Live)

The Pogues – If I Should Fall From Grace With God

The Pogues – Rum, Sodomy and the Lash

Bruce Springsteen – Born in the USA

Bruce Springsteen – Born to Run

Bruce Springsteen – Darkness on the Edge of Town

Bruce Springsteen – Greetings from Asbury Park N.J.

Bruce Springsteen – Nebraska

Bruce Springsteen – The River

Bruce Springsteen – The Wild, the Innocent and the E Street Shuffle

Bob Seger – Night Moves

Active Child – Mercy

Fucked Up – Year of the Hare

Radio Dept. – Occupied

Cold Cave – Full Cold Moon

Metric – Old World Underground, Where Are You Now?

The Wonder Years – The Greatest Generation

The Neighbourhood – I Love You

Billie Holiday – Lady in Satin

Lenka – Bright Side

Beth Hart – 37 Days

Beth Hart – My California

Procol Harum – Broken Barricades

Procol Harum – Grand Hotel

Foreigner – 4

Hudson Mohawke – Lantern

DVD/BLU-RAY

Nightwish – Imaginaerum By Nightwish DVD

Slash – Live at the Roxy 09.25.14