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King Family Album

LP (Item 556437) Warner, 1965 — Condition: Near Mint-

A set that features the King Sisters, King Cousins, and all the other King kin – working together with instrumentation from the orchestra of Alvino Rey, the man who first gave the world the singing steel guitar! Ralph Carmichael conducts – and does a good job of mixing up all these many elements – and some of the tracks feature smaller groupings of Kings, which makes for some more intimate or interesting numbers on the set. Titles include "You'll Never Walk Alone", "Open Up Your Heart", "Every Man Has A Castle", "God Bless The Child", "The Very Last Day", and "Swing Low Sweet Chariot".  © 1996-2020, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Gold label mono pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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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