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LP (Item 132912) Coalmine, 2021 — Condition: Near Mint-
Gatefold
Temporarily Out Of Stock

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A collaborative debut from Tall Black Guy and Ozay Moore – a set that claims to "revive the pulse of hip hop's golden era" – and one that seems to do a pretty great job of living up to that statement! There's a nicely lean feel going on here – just well-crafted rhymes and well-chosen samples – the kind you might have found from that great moment when people were able to sample records for free, and use key bits to make each song really stand out with a special melodic element! Tall Black Guy handles production, and the set features guests who include Ohmega Watts, Sean C Johnson, Rich Medina, and others – on titles that include "Stick Em", "Viberate", "Make It Like This", "Runnin Away","Does Anybody Care", "Black Is", and "Mud".  © 1996-2023, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Black vinyl pressing.)

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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