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Like It Is . . . Like It Was

LP (Item 21410) Cadet, 1970 — Condition: Very Good+
$2.99 ...

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(€2.65 || £2.03 || ¥347) (approx.)
4.70 11

A beautiful album of soul tracks that has the Dells performing a number of new tracks ("Like It Is"), and doing new versions of some old favorites ("Like It Was"), with swirling baroque production by Charles Stepney that transforms the older ones into nice new tracks with a great late-60s Cadet sound. Titles include "Off Shore", "Open Up My Heart", "Oh, What A Day", "Long, Lonely Nights", and "I'm Not Afraid Of Tomorrow". (Cover & labels have a name in marker written several times. Cover has light wear.)  © 1996-2016, 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.

Additional Marks & Notes

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