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Exciting Lloyd Price

LP (Item 373185) ABC, Late 50s — Condition: Very Good+
Monumental soul from Lloyd Price – a great mainstream take on the growing sound of the New Orleans scene, served up with incredible power! The album's a real testament to Lloyd's genius – as nearly all the tracks on the set are originals, done in that Price-styled mix of hard R&B grooving with bigger band and choral backings – a "wall of sound" approach that clearly had a huge influence on generations of pop to come! Titles include the classic "Stagger Lee", plus "Lawdy Miss Clawdy", "Where Were You On Our Wedding Day", "You Need Love", "Talking About Love", and "Just Because".  © 1996-2022, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Original mono pressing. Cover has seam splitting, with tape residue on top. The back cover has light staining & flaking at the bottom – Vinyl is great!)

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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