Scripting is disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires JavaScript to function correctly.
Style sheets are disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires style sheets to function correctly.
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Enlarge       Note

Magazine

LP (Item 724006) Mushroom, 1978 — Condition: Near Mint-

(Second pressing, including the printed inner sleeve. Cover has a light mark from price sticker removal.)

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.



You might be interested


Heart

Heart (1985)
Capitol, 1985. Near Mint- Gatefold
... LP, Vinyl record album

Dave Warner

Correct Weight
Mushroom (Australia), 1979. Near Mint-
... LP, Vinyl record album

Spooky Tooth & Pierre Henry

Ceremony
A&M, 1969. Very Good Gatefold
An amazing collaboration between rock group Spooky Tooth and French composer Pierre Henry – a great meeting of the minds that comes out sounding pretty darn groovy! Henry's right at the height of his "Psyche Rock" experiments here – and he inflects the band's darker style ... LP, Vinyl record album

Beaver & Krause

Gandharva
Warner, 1971. Near Mint-
A cool mixture of rock and electronics – a perfect example of the Beaver & Krause team at their best! The ensemble on this one is bigger than usual, and the players includes jazz musicians like Mike Bloomfield, Gerry Mulligan, and Howard Roberts – but Beaver & Krause still play ... LP, Vinyl record album

Steely Dan

Royal Scam
ABC, 1976. Sealed
My god, what a record! This one's genius through and through – a set that sometimes gets eclipsed in the brilliance to come, but which is easily one of our favorites ever by Steely Dan! There's a beautifully focused feel here – thanks to Donald Fagan's incredible lead vocals, and a ... LP, Vinyl record album

Husker Du

New Day Rising
SST, 1985. Near Mint-
A seminal 80s midwest punk record, one we'd hope needs hardly introduction from us, even if this isn't the sort of album that we'd call our stock in trade. One of the LPs that put Minneapolis at the center of the North American rock universe during the 80s, perhaps not as well known as what Prince ... LP, Vinyl record album

Laurie Anderson

Big Science
Warner, 1982. Near Mint-
One of the greatest albums to come from the New York underground of the early 80s – even if it was a relatively big "hit" on a major label! Laurie Anderson is in perfect form here – drawing on a strong tradition of avant garde performance, but without any of the indulgences ... LP, Vinyl record album

Carole King

Tapestry
Ode/Epic, 1971. Very Good Gatefold
Includes "I Feel The Earth Move", "Smackwater Jack", "Tapestry", "Natural Woman", "Beautiful", and "You've Got A Friend". LP, Vinyl record album

Carole King

Tapestry
Ode/Epic, 1971. Very Good Gatefold
Includes "I Feel The Earth Move", "Smackwater Jack", "Tapestry", "Natural Woman", "Beautiful", and "You've Got A Friend". LP, Vinyl record album

Who

Tommy
Decca, 1970. Very Good- 2LP Gatefold
An amazing moment from The Who – and from the UK rock scene in general – as Tommy is one of the most fully-conceived concept albums ever recorded – a masterful effort that's still pretty hard to match all these many years later! Pete Townshend really knocked it out of the park ... LP, Vinyl record album

Santana

Festival
Columbia, 1977. Very Good+
... LP, Vinyl record album

Santana

Amigos
Columbia, 1976. Near Mint- Gatefold
Titles include "Take Me With You", "Europa", "Let It Shine", "Dance Sister Dance", "Tell Me Are You Tired", "Gitano", and "Let Me". LP, Vinyl record album
 



⇑ Top