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Act One Sing Too

LP (Item 407976) Philips, Mid 60s — Condition: Very Good+

Great work from Polly Bergen – breathy and beautiful, but still plenty lively throughout – thanks to some backings from Jerry Fielding! The record's got a sound that's a fair bit more modern than some of Bergen's other albums from earlier years – and Fielding's use of bright horns, vibes, and other chromatic elements really helps to give the record a fuller sound next to Polly's dusky vocals. Many titles are familiar, but they're recast in arrangements that have a slightly groovier 60s mode – one that further helps enforce the sound of the set! Titles include "The Continental", "The Way You Look Tonight", "Aren't You Glad You're You", "As Time Goes By", "Easy To Love", "Bye Bye Baby", and "You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To".  © 1996-2020, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Mono pressing with deep groove.)

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.

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