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Magicians

LP (Item 475603) Crossover, 1986 — Condition: Near Mint-
A mid 80s album from Flora and Airto – a record that has the pair working in a relatively smooth style, typical of some of Concord's productions of the time – a touch on the California side at times, but managing to come up with some nice Brazilian grooves at others! The whole thing's a sweet extension of the sound the pair was going for on some of their late 70s albums – wonderfully soulful, but with a soaring Brazilian fusion approach that's mighty nice – beautifully sparkling, and with a groove that's similar to some of Tania Maria's best from the same time. Titles include "Sweet Baby Blues", "Garimpo", "Esquinas", "Bird Of Paradise", "The Magicians", "Jennifer", "Jump", "Two Minutes Of Peace", and "Love Reborn".  © 1996-2024, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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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