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LP (Item 2248) Westbound, 1974 — Condition: Very Good
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(€5.96 || £4.78 || ¥821) (approx.)
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Funky madness from the early version of the Ohio Players! The album features work by the group that was most likely recorded before their move to Mercury, collected here in an album that's right up there with their trippiest work for Westbound. Highlights include the heavy groovers "Food Stamps Y'all", "Pack It Up", and "Players Ballin'" – and the album features the traditional gatefold cover of that freaky nude woman! (Cover has a cut corner and some wear.)  © 1996-2014, Dusty Groove, Inc.


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