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Soul Ain't Nothin' But The Blues

LP (Item 7964) Columbia, Late 60s — Condition: Very Good

One of Pat Lundy's earliest recordings – done for Columbia with a mixture of uptown soul and jazz arrangements, the former handled by Bert DeCoteaux, the latter done by Ray Bryant! John Hammond put the set together, obviously searching for another female soul talent after failing with Aretha Franklin – and the set's handled in a similar way to some of Franklin's stronger sides for Columbia. Includes the title cut, a great reading of the song "Soul Ain't Nothing But The Blues", plus the sublime uptown number "City Of Stone", and cuts that include "Through A Long & Sleepless Night", "Another Rainy Day", and "Does She Ever Remind You Of Me".  © 1996-2022, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(360 Sound stereo pressing – nice and clean. Cover has a small bit of splitting on the top seam, and a small promo stamp on the back – but this is a nice copy overall.)

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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