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Skin Tight

LP (Item 19538) Stax, 1973 — Condition: Sealed

The second Stax album by Skin Alley – and the one that was actually recorded in Memphis with some hip and soulful production by Don Nix! This set's even funkier than the group's first for Stax – and grooves around with a sound that's got more soul influences than some of the jazz rock sounds on the other album. Titles include "The Heap", which has a nice breakbeat on the intro, plus "Instrumental", which has a good wah wah sound, and some choppy funk grooves! Also includes "If I Only Had The Time", "At A Quarter To One", "Surprise Awakening", "Broken Eggs", "maverick Woman Blues", "What Good Does It Do?" and "Mr Heavy".  © 1996-2022, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Sealed original US pressing! Cover has a small cutout hole.)

Sealed

This is what it says, that the record is still held fast in shrink-wrap. We tend to be pretty suspicious about these things, so if the shrink-wrap doesn't look original, or if the record seems to have undergone some damage over time, we'll probably take it out of the wrapper to ensure that it's in good shape — which is why we don't have more of these. In some cases the shrink-wrap may be torn in spots, but if it's not possible the record has been taken out and played, the record will still qualify as "Sealed".

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