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Wisdom

LP (Item 10694) RCA, 1976 — Condition: Very Good+
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(€0.82 || £0.73 || ¥110) (approx.)

A tough one to peg. The album's got a sort of heavily orchestrated sound (instrumentation includes guitars, brass, strings, ARP 2600, Fender Rhodes, congas, etc.), in the same vein as some other RCA soul albums from the same time (most notably those by Jon Lucien), and some lyrics that are a little bit more cerebral than the usual soul release. Clarice Taylor of Defunkt is also on the album, and Leon Pendarvis did the arrangements (most of them) in a very baroque style. Tracks include "Wisdom", "I Never Had It So Good", "Song About Nothing", "Through The Eyes Of A Child", and "Live For Today". (Cover has some wear & a mostly split top seam.)  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

Very Good + (plus)

  • Vinyl should be very clean, but can have less luster than near mint.
  • Should still shine under a light, but one or two marks may show up when tilted.
  • Can have a few small marks that may show up easily, but which do not affect play at all. Most marks of this quality will disappear when the record is tilted, and will not be felt with the back of a fingernail.
  • This is the kind of record that will play "near mint", but which will have some signs of use (although not major ones).
  • May have slight surface noise when played.

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