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Paul Mauriat Beatles Album

LP (Item 860305) Philips (Japan), 1971 — Condition: Very Good
(€5.92 || £5.18 || ¥788) (approx.)

Paul Mauriat Plays The Beatles (Joue Les Beatles) is exactly what you'd guess – sweet instrumental readings of tunes by the team of Lennon & McCartney (plus one by George Harrison, too) – served up in that sublime sonic space that was Paul's own! Some numbers feature his trademark echoey piano, while others have a more string-laden approach – and a number of tunes bring in a bit more bass at the bottom than usual for Mauriat, which makes for a mighty nice change. Titles include "Goodbye", "Girl", "Penny Lane", "Let It Be", "Lady Madonna", "Get Back", and "Eleanor Rigby". (Cool Japanese pressing!)  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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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