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Chops

LP (Item 388491) Atlantic, 1984 — Condition: Very Good-

If you don't look beyond the group's name you might come to the conclusion this is some sort of over the top wailing fusion session. But it's more like a second rate imitation of Slave or 80s era EWF over the Sugarhill rhythm section, which isn't surprising since they are using Doug Wimbish and Keith Leblanc as session players. Besides, it's not as though we're trying to damn this album with faint praise, we actually think that's a good way for a mid 80s commercial soul group to sound. 8 tracks in all including "Bust It Out", 'Does Your Mama Know", "Your Red Hot Love", "I Just Feel Like Dancin'", "We're All In The Same Boat" and an instrumental jazz funk cover of the Police's "When The World Is Runnin' Down".  © 1996-2021, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Cover has a promo stamp, tracklist sticker, ring & edge wear, and an index label.)

Very Good - (minus)

  • Vinyl may be dirty, and can lack a fair amount of luster.
  • Vinyl can have a number of marks, either in clusters or smaller amounts, but deeper.
  • This is the kind of record that you'd buy to play, but not because it looked that great. Still, the flaws should be mostly cosmetic, with nothing too deep that would ruin the overall record.
  • Examples include a record that has been kept for a while in a cover without the paper sleeve, or heavily played by a previous owner and has some marks across the surface. The record should play okay, though probably with surface noise.

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.



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