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Modern Sounds Of The Orioles

LP (Item 45656) Charlie Parker, 1962 — Condition: Near Mint-

A later album by this famous 50s doo wop group, collecting some singles in a sort of hits package – with their sound updated into more of a 60s harmony groove! Mundell Lowe arranged the set and also plays guitar in the small backing combo – and Sonny Til and group do an excellent job on the harmonies with tracks like "I Miss You So", "Back To The Chapel Again", "Hey Little Woman", "The Wobble", "Write & Tell Me Why", and "Don't Mess Around With My Love".  © 1996-2019, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Mono yellow label pressing.)

Near Mint - (minus)

  • Black vinyl that may show a slight amount of dust or dirt.
  • Should still be very shiny under a light, even with slight amount of dust on surface.
  • One or two small marks that would make an otherwise near perfect record slightly less so. These marks cannot be too deep, and should only be surface marks that won't affect play, but might detract from the looks.
  • May have some flaws and discoloration in the vinyl, but only those that would be intrinsic to the pressing. These should disappear when the record is tilted under the light, and will only show up when looking straight at the record. (Buddah and ABC pressings from the 70's are a good example of this.)
  • May have some slight marks from aging of the paper sleeve on the vinyl.
  • Possible minor 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.



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