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An Original By Bruno – The Most Compelling Song Stylist Of This Decade

LP (Item 72572) Capitol, Late 60s — Condition: Very Good

A surprisingly groovy set of tunes – from a singer that we really only know from Biker Soundtracks! Tony Bruno wrote all the tracks on the set himself, and the album's part uptown soul, part 60s male vocals – but arranged with an oddly hip edge by the great Artie Butler, who makes a nice little bounce on the best tracks. The album's really a great example of 60s pop at the crossroads – on one hand Tony looking a bit like Bobby Darin, but on the other coming off with traces of late 60s rock/pop. Titles include "The Grass Will Sing For You", "Helaina", "They Say", "Slow Up", "Small Town Bring Down", "Somewhere There's A Someone", and "Hard To Get A Thing Called Love".  © 1996-2019, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Stereo pressing.)

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.

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