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The Highest-Rated Record Store Day Releases of All Time

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Every year, Record Store Day rolls around, and every year, collectors are hit with a massive drop of limited-edition releases and classic reissues. Sometimes we get an awesome release we never knew we wanted (over 750 Discogs users have this 2016 7-inch picture disc of Old Dirty Bastard’s ID from Return to the 36 Chambers). […]

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The Most Expensive Record Store Day Releases of All Time

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Record Store Day is fast approaching on April 23. The limited-edition nature of RSD events has been known to create an aftermarket of seismic proportions. The following ranking explores the most expensive Record Store Day releases of all time (or at least, since 2008 when RSD began). The list is determined by the median sale value […]

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Everything Discogs Knows About Buyers Being Charged VAT Twice

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Discogs is aware that some buyers in the European Union are being charged VAT twice. First, the tax is collected by Discogs when you purchase an item, and second, a postal service provider collects it again when that item is imported. This double-charged VAT issue is occurring despite sellers following tax guidelines and communicating Discogs’ […]

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The Most Coveted Record Store Day Releases of All Time

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When Record Store Day rolls around each year, collectors prepare for a drop of limited-edition albums, exclusive vinyl, and impressive box sets. Discogs is the largest online music database in the world, so the Community can easily see which releases have the highest ratings and price tags, but what about the gems that are so elusive […]

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Important Discogs Marketplace Update 2022

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Discogs connects music fans around the world. However, the ongoing conflict in Ukraine has affected how the Discogs Marketplace can support individual sellers and buyers. PayPal is the platform that processes all transactions in the Discogs Marketplace. Due to current events, PayPal announced that it has “suspended PayPal services in Russia.” Payments in Russia Because […]

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Quantity Field Automatically Relists Multiple Copies in Your Seller Inventory

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The Quantity field on the listing page allows you to list multiple copies of the same release at once rather than repeating the process for each item. For sellers with several copies of a release to sell — such as new releases — this optional field has the potential to save hours of inventory management […]

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Discogs Makes It Easier for Sellers to Report on Taxes With New Transaction Data

Discogs transitioned to the new PayPal payment platform, which eliminated the need for monthly invoices. However, many sellers previously relied on the monthly invoice to track and report quarterly taxes. Discogs is introducing an updated Marketplace Transactions export that makes it easier to track sales and tax information for accounting, bookkeeping, and tax authorities. What […]

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Discogs Is Rolling Out a New and Improved Master Release Page

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Master Release pages in the Discogs Database compile all possible versions of a piece of music. The Master Release can be a gateway to finding the specific record, box set, CD, or cassette you want. This year, Discogs is rolling out improvements to the Database, which include a new way to search for releases from […]

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Seller Update: Quarterly Tax Reporting and PayPal

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As Discogs has transitioned to the new PayPal payment platform, we’ve spoken to several EU sellers about invoicing and tax reporting. Many professional sellers previously relied on the monthly invoice to track and report quarterly taxes. While Discogs does provide most of the data in the Marketplace Transactions Export that was previously available in the […]

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Everything Sellers Need to Know About Discogs PayPal Payments Solution

Discogs is pleased to provide a new PayPal payments solution that makes it easier to sell online and connect with the biggest audience of music buyers worldwide. This payments solution is simpler, convenient, and saves you time, whether selling on Discogs is your hobby or your business. Onboard now to start receiving the benefits. Discogs […]

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