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Never Letting Go

LP (Item 554647) Columbia, 1977 — Condition: Very Good

Phoebe Snow's warming things up a bit here – reaching for some slightly fuller production at times, yet never losing the intimacy that's always made her music so great! Snow's a unique 70s enigma – not really soul, not really mellow pop, not even jazz – but somewhere up on top of all those styles – in a great space that's all her own! The record really balances things wonderfully – never tipping into cliche, no matter how many times you've seen this record in other folks' collections – thanks to strong arrangements from Robert Freedman, William Eaton, and Ken Ascher. Titles include "Never Letting Go", "Majesty Of Life", "Something So Right", "Garden Of Joy Blues", "Electra", "We're Children", and a nice remake of "Love Makes A Woman".  © 1996-2022, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has some surface and edge wear, and a mostly split top seam.)

Very Good

  • Vinyl can have some dirt, but nothing major.
  • May not shine under light, but should still be pretty clean, and not too dirty.
  • May have a number of marks (5 to 10 at most), and obvious signs of play, but never a big cluster of them, or any major mark that would be very deep. Most marks should still not click under a fingernail.
  • May not look near perfect, but should play fairly well, with slight surface noise, and the occasional click in part of a song, but never throughout a whole song or more.
  • This is clearly a copy that was played by someone a number of times, but which could also be a good "play copy" for someone new.

Additional Marks & Notes

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