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Used CD Grade
We have only one grade for non-new CDs at Dusty Groove — "Used CD".
This grade is somewhat all-encompassing, but we choose it because we try to offer
Used CDs in the best shape possible. All of our Used CDs are guaranteed to play
without skipping or flaws. If you purchase a Used CD from Dusty Groove,
you have 1 week to play it to determine that it plays correctly — and if it does not,
then you may return it for a full refund.
With our Used CDs, you can expect the disc to be free of all but the lightest of
surface marks — clean, and not dirty at all. You can also expect the case to be
clean (we often change the cases ourselves — putting fresh cases on Used CDs we
handle) — and you can expect the booklet to be in good shape, unless noted
otherwise. We will list any specific details/defects underneath the item — so
look for notes on cutout marks in the case, stamps on the barcode, or details like that.
12 nice tracks of modern soul from the United Artists albums that Enchantment cut during the mid 70's. The focus here is more on their midtempo stuff, which is great, because we really dig that stuff the best. Includes the LP version of their great stepper "Gloria", plus other nice ones ... CD
2 great albums by Gwen! Something So Right is an oft-overlooked gem – and was cut during the best part of her 70's career on the Cat label! The record's got a good mix of deep southern soul tracks and funkier modern soul numbers, and Gwen's voice is right on the money on just about every ... CD
A nice best-of collection of Gil's work on Arista – issued in the 80s, with Gil looking terrible in a "Members Only" kind of way on the cover, and with the extra new track "Re-Ron", an electro track about Ronald Reagan! Still, there's more than enough nice moments – ... CD
One of the most important indies on the New York scene at the start of the 60s – a powerhouse label that turned out some rocking classics and a nice amount of soul music too! The Laurie Records catalog wasn't huge, but they did a great job with the artists they had – able to record ... CD
Masterpiece soul material! The Manhattans in the 60's were an amazingly precise group that managed to swing, yet still hit a totally soulful groove. This CD presents their first two albums in complete form, features 24 solid tracks, nearly all of them original compositions – and the sound ... CD
Sublime work from The Dreamlovers – a key Philly group who made the transition strongly from doo wop to 60s group soul! The set begins with some of the group's earliest material – issued by the first version of Jerry Ross' Heritage Records – but even more interesting is the later ... CD
Freddie Hughes is one of the great lost voices of the 60s, and this sparkling set of soulful tunes is a real gem! He's not the same singer as the Freddie Hughes from Chicago – and he hailed from San Francisco, a very unlikely source for such great soul music. The CD features the album that ... CD
Excellent (and well-known) comp featuring some of the great work from the Nashboro, Excello, and A-Bet labels, and tracing a great triangle from Memphis, to Muscle Shoals, to Nashville. Loads of nice stuff nicely packaged, and including tracks by Roshell Anderson, Kelly Brothers, Kip Anderson, ... CD