CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Enlarge       Note

Hallelujah Trail

LP (Item 59430) United Artists, Mid 60s — Condition: Used
Temporarily Out Of Stock

LP, Vinyl record album


A pretty silly record overall – mostly western-themed numbers played by an orchestra and occasionally sung by a chorus that matches the comedic feel of the film. The whole thing's got a whimsical feel that kind of falls flat after all these years, but overall the record's not a bad one if you're a fan of Bernstein's work. Titles include "Stand Up We'll March To Dinner", "Stolen Booze", "The Chase", "The Bottle Of Whiskey Hills", "Down Down Down", and "Whiskey Love & Temperance". (Cover has some wear.)  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

We realize that there are many different interpretations of the standard grades used for pre-owned vinyl record albums & CD, so we thought we'd offer you the ones that we are working with, so you have an idea what we mean when we give the grade for a non-new item on our pages.

Used Vinyl Grades

Below are stated conditions for a used vinyl records at Dusty Groove. Grading for the cover should be assumed to be near (within a "+" or "-") the grading for the vinyl. If there is significant divergence from the condition of the vinyl, or specific flaws, these will be noted in the comments section of the item. However, please be aware that since the emphasis of this site is towards the music listener, our main concern is with the vinyl of any used item we sell. Additionally, please note that all of our records are graded visually; considering the volume of used vinyl we handle, it is impossible for us to listen to each record. If we spot any significant flaws, we make every attempt to listen through them and note how they play.

The following grading conditions apply to the vinyl component of an album or single:

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.



You might be interested


Buccaneer
Columbia, 1958. Very Good+
... LP, Vinyl record album
True Grit
Capitol, 1969. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album
To Kill A Mockingbird
AVA, Early 60s. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album
Walk On The Wild Side
Choreo/AVA, Early 60s. Very Good+
One of Elmer Bernstein's best soundtracks of the 60s – written for this film set in the brothels of New Orleans in the 30s, with a mix of jazz and dramatic themes. The best cuts are the jazz-based ones – tunes that come across with more of a 60s groove than you'd expect, given the ... LP, Vinyl record album
United Artists, 1966. Near Mint-
One of the first big moments of global fame for the legendary Ennio Morricone – and a record that still stands as one of his landmark albums all these many years later! The set's famous for its haunting theme – that "wah-wah-wah" melody that led to countless covers and ... LP, Vinyl record album
Revolution – Original Motion Picture Score
United Artists, 1968. Near Mint-
Heavy Bay Area sounds here – with cuts that include "Superbyrd" and "Your Old Lady" by Steve Miller Band, "Stranger In My Own Home Town" and "Revolution" by Mother Earth, and "Codine" and "Babe I'm Gonna Leave You" by Quicksilver ... LP, Vinyl record album
Cotton Comes To Harlem
United Artists, 1972. Very Good
A funky classic from Galt MacDermot! The record is Galt's score for the blacksploitation film that starred Godfrey Cambridge and Raymond St Jacques – and it's a mix of vocal and instrumental tunes that takes off from the sound of his late 60s work. Melba Moore sings on a few cuts – ... LP, Vinyl record album
Glory Guys
United Artists, 1965. Very Good
Titles include "Young Lovers", "Finale", "Love & Understanding", "The Battle", "Warpaint & Feathers", and "Solitary Waltz". LP, Vinyl record album
Hawaiians
United Artists, 1970. Very Good
A dramatic score by Mancini – but a really nice one, thanks to lots of exotic percussion touches – often played by Emil Richards! Overall, the record's kind of a late 60s take on the exotica of Les Baxter's earlier Capitol recordings – with lots of dreamy tunes that conjure up ... LP, Vinyl record album
United Artists, Late 60s. Near Mint-
This is sort of a compilation that features Michel Legrand's great scores for the films Thomas Crown Affair, Young Girls of Rochefort, La Piscine, and Play Dirty. We think that most of the stuff has been re-recorded for this album, but we're not sure. Whatever the case, this is a stellar album of ... LP, Vinyl record album
United Artists, 1964. Very Good+
Riz Ortolani did the soundtrack for this groovy film about 3 Americans (Peter Lawford, Telly Savalas, and Phil Silvers) returning to Italy after the war in a reunion with the woman who is the mother of a child that belongs to one of them. Sounds odd – and it is (believe us, we've seen the ... LP, Vinyl record album
O Lucky Man!
Warner, 1973. Very Good Gatefold
A real standout effort from ex-Animal Alan Price – not just because it was the soundtrack for a film in which he starred, but also because it features some of his hippest tracks to date! Price has a great post-60s feel here that's a bit like the territory Georgie Fame was hitting at the time ... LP, Vinyl record album
 



⇑ Top