Sort your Wantlist and Collection by Date Added

For a good long while now, we have been asked for the ability to sort your Wantlist and Collection by the date you added it to each list. We heard you. And our very own Corey agreed with you. Thus, he has made it so. Check out your Wantlist or Collection. Then click Added to […]

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Spring Cleaning: Reporting Listing Violations

In light of it being nearly spring, I’m going to bring up a type of spring cleaning that helps the marketplace: reporting listing violations! When listing items, the item you have must match the release page exactly, including reissues, promos, color, year, country, etc. If a listing does not exactly match the release page, it […]

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Discogs Mix 002 – Finn Johannsen

Discogs Mix 002 - Finn Johannsen

We’re happy to have Finn Johannsen with us for this second installment of the Discogs Mix Series. We first heard Finn play over 9 years ago, when he started posting in the Mixes Group on Discogs, and were blown away. If you dig deep, you might just be able to find some classic Finn mixes […]

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Ship It: A Guide To Packaging Records For Shipping

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New Order! So reads the email subject. You’ve landed your first order and now comes the real work of selling records: securely packaging it and mailing. Until there’s a magical hole in which buyers can reach through the internet and grab their records from your crates, you’ll need to entrust the postal service when shipping […]

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Meet Matt, our new Front-end Developer!

Hi there! Welcome to the Discogs Team! Do you mind introducing yourself? I recently moved to Portland from Pensacola, Florida and am loving it. I'm a designer and front-end developer. Tell us a bit about your development background. I've been working professionally as a designer and interface developer for about ten years. I started programming with ActionScript […]

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Most Expensive Items Sold in Discogs Marketplace for January 2013

We’ve compiled a list of the top 30 most expensive items sold in the Discogs Marketplace for January 2013. The most expensive item sold in January ($2,625) was a 4 CD set of Bob Dylan outtakes, recorded in 1962 & 1963, released as The 50th Anniversary Collection. Asked about the Bob Dylan release, a Sony […]

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Highlights Of Bill Cosby’s Singing Career

There really isn’t much that needs to be said about this so much as it needs to be experienced. Some say it shouldn’t have been done, some say it was the best thing to ever be recorded. At the end of the day, however, it exists. With that, I feel the need to inflict share […]

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Health Concerns For Record Dealers

As a record dealer and collector for many years, I’ve faced many health hazards for what seems like a somewhat safe activity. With some proper action and preparing, most of these issues can be negated. Every dealer who’s been around long enough has stories about going into moldy basements or dusty attics when digging for […]

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Managing Orders as a Seller: Shipping Policies Part 1

Welcome to Setting Up Your Shipping Policies, Part 1! Many of you will already know this but for those that were unaware, according to our Seller’s Agreement a seller’s shipping methods, rates and policies must be disclosed up-front through your seller profile. Your shipping policies can be set up on your Sell Music settings page […]

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Breaking Discogs Database Records

The Discogs submitting community have broken records recently, by adding over 3000 releases to the database on Sunday the 27th January and Sunday the 17th February! If 3000 releases per day were entered constantly, just over a million releases per year would be added to the music database. As of today, submitters have added nearly […]

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