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Genie

LP (Item 80152) CTI, 1983 — Condition: Near Mint-
A smooth set of keyboard instrumentals built around Bob James' famous theme to the TV show Taxi – also known as "Angela", and probably the way that most mainstream folks know Bob's work! And although that track was plenty famous, it's still a really great number that echoes out with amazing Fender Rhodes notes that never fail to please! "Angela" is included here – along with 9 other tunes that have Bob tweaking around the keys a bit more than usual, going for a few more upbeat tunes, and some slower ones with that sad TV-emotion kind of sound – a nice kind of balance that almost serves as an ersatz soundtrack for the many moods of Taxi. Titles include "Groove For Julie", "Hello Nardo", "The Marilu", "New York Mellow", "Night Moods", and "Angela".  © 1996-2024, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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.



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