Scripting is disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires JavaScript to function correctly.
Style sheets are disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires style sheets to function correctly.
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Enlarge       Note

Low End Theory (2LP pressing)

LP (Item 37071) Jive, 1991 — Condition: Very Good+
2LP
Also available
Tribe Called Quest — Low End Theory ... LP 34.99
Tribe Called Quest — Low End Theory ... CD 6.99

The second album from the immortal Tribe Called Quest – one of the absolute essential hip hop LPs, and a record that should be an anyone's shortlist of the best albums in several subsections of hip hop – just a straight up masterpiece anyway you cut it. The album is so high up on the ladder, we're a loss to add any fresh insight o the critical consensus, so just get it. Classics one after another, steeped in bass note snapping, head nodding funk jazz beatcraft of the first order! "Buggin Out", "Excursions", "Rap Promoter", "Verses From The Abstract", "Check The Rhyme", "Everything Is Fair", "Jazz (We've Got)", "What?", "Scenario" and more.  © 1996-2021, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(2016 remaster with black and white labels.)

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.



You might be interested


DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince

And In This Corner. . .
Jive/Zomba, 1989. Near Mint-
10 tracks in all, including "Jazzy's Groove", "You Got It (Donut)", "Numero Uno" and "Too Damn Hype". LP, Vinyl record album
Jive, 1990. Very Good
Too Short's third album for Jive and sixth overall, still riding at a near peak level, since Born To Mack and Life Is...pretty much made a legend while still in his early 20s! A few tracks have the same dark humor as the above mentioned classics, but he takes a turn into seriousness on "The ... LP, Vinyl record album

Kool Moe Dee

How Ya Like Me Now
Jive, 1987. Near Mint-
Kool Moe Dee's second album – a benchmark moment in mid-to-late 80s solo rap – and definitely worth a post millennium revisit! The title cut is a prime relic of the Kool Moe Dee vs. LL Cool J battles back in the day, and that along with "Wild Wild West" are bonafide classic ... LP, Vinyl record album

Oaktown 357

Fully Loaded
Capitol, 1991. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album
Def Jam, 1999. Near Mint- 2LP
... LP, Vinyl record album
Epic/36 Chambers, 2000. Near Mint-
A fantastic meeting of the minds – as director Jim Jarmusch makes a film that's a nod to the old martial arts films of the 70s that inspired the Wu-Tang Clan in their music – and RZA gets a chance to contribute to the soundtrack, with help from the Clan as well! The music is maybe the ... LP, Vinyl record album

Nubian Crackers

Cracker Beats Vol 2
Slammin, 1990s. Very Good
Produced, arranged and mixed by Prince Quick Mix & The Undercover Brother. 10 tracks in all, with a sort of jeep beat East coast feel, all pretty short, which we guess is why the cover says "hip hop elements". Titles include "Da Bridge Beats", "Rocket Neats", ... LP, Vinyl record album

Canibus

Can-I-Bus
Universal, 1998. Very Good 2LP
Mostly produced by Wyclef, with a couple of beats by Clark Kent, A Kid Called Roots and Salaam Remi, and a few nice cuts like "Second Round KO", one of the tracks in his battle with LL, that has stood up well to the test of time. Other tracks include "Patriots", "I Honor ... LP, Vinyl record album
Profile, 1988. Near Mint-
A once underappreciated later effort from the mighty Run DMC – with slightly harder hitting beats, and an overall tougher style – and it's ultimately the crew's last solid beginning-to-end LP! A worthy set that includes "Mary, Mary", "Beats To The Rhyme", "Run's ... LP, Vinyl record album

Nubian Crackers

Cracker Beats Vol VIII
Slammin, 1990s. Very Good
Volume 8 in the long running Cracker Beats series includes ten tracks of looped instrumentals using mid-tempo breakbeat samples, without scratching or vocals, for your mixing or freestyling pleasure. Produced, arranged and mixed by Prince Quick Mix & The Undercover Brother for Nubian Crackers. ... LP, Vinyl record album
Roc-A-Fella, 2004. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold
... LP, Vinyl record album

Kid N Play

Funhouse
Select, 1990. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album
 



⇑ Top