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Love Is Strange

LP (Item 22448) RCA/Camden, Late 50s/1965 — Condition: Very Good

Classic early soul duets between hard-wailing guitarist Mickey Baker and a young young Sylvia Robinson (yes, THAT Sylvia – of Sugar Hill Records and "Pillow Talk" fame!). The material was originally recorded in the late 50s, but is issued here in a hard to find album on RCA/Camden from 1965. Includes their big hit "Love Is Strange", plus "In My Heart", "Mommy Out De Light", "I'm Going Home", and "Two Shadows On Your Window".  © 1996-2021, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Mono original pressing with deep groove. Cover has a lightly bent corner.)

Very Good

  • Vinyl can have some dirt, but nothing major.
  • May not shine under light, but should still be pretty clean, and not too dirty.
  • May have a number of marks (5 to 10 at most), and obvious signs of play, but never a big cluster of them, or any major mark that would be very deep. Most marks should still not click under a fingernail.
  • May not look near perfect, but should play fairly well, with slight surface noise, and the occasional click in part of a song, but never throughout a whole song or more.
  • This is clearly a copy that was played by someone a number of times, but which could also be a good "play copy" for someone new.

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