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Black Grass Music

LP (Item 1333) Paramount, 1972 — Condition: Very Good+

Bad Bascomb here is Willie Bascomb – the studio bassist who's here leading a black bluegrass group – hence the "black grass" name of the album! The record's a strange one, but quite unique – and it's forever been the stuff of groove hounds for the track "Black Grass", which has some great funky arrangements by Horace Ott, and a totally excellent old school break at the beginning. Other tracks include "The Room", "Poor Man", "Give The Bass A Taste", and "Soul Hoe Down".  © 1996-2020, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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.

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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