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Breaksy

LP (Item 111080) Wide Hive, 2021 — Condition: Near Mint-
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Jake Breaks — Breaksy ... CD 4.99
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A great little record that really goes back to the early days of the Wide Hive label – the time when the company emerged as a hotbed of Cali funk, and was less of the jazz imprint it is today! Jake delivers plenty of breaks here on drums – and also turns in a bit of turntable work too – and the group features lots of sweet Fender Rhodes and other keyboards, plus percussion, riffing guitar, and occasional horns too – served up on tunes that are nice and lean, and which mix 70s jazz funk inspiration with a few more contemporary modes too – all without any vocals at all! Titles include "Low Light Bar Scene", "Hyland Green", "Count Me In", "Cosmic Club", "Sliced Bred", "Be Free", and "Day Of The Quika".  © 1996-2022, Dusty Groove, Inc.

Near Mint - (minus)

  • Black vinyl that may show a slight amount of dust or dirt.
  • Should still be very shiny under a light, even with slight amount of dust on surface.
  • One or two small marks that would make an otherwise near perfect record slightly less so. These marks cannot be too deep, and should only be surface marks that won't affect play, but might detract from the looks.
  • May have some flaws and discoloration in the vinyl, but only those that would be intrinsic to the pressing. These should disappear when the record is tilted under the light, and will only show up when looking straight at the record. (Buddah and ABC pressings from the 70's are a good example of this.)
  • May have some slight marks from aging of the paper sleeve on the vinyl.
  • Possible minor surface noise when played.

Additional Marks & Notes

If something is noteworthy, we try to note it in the comments — especially if it is an oddity that is the only wrong thing about the record. This might include, but isn't limited to, warped records, tracks that skip, cover damage or wear as noted above, or strictly cosmetic flaws.



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