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Gilded Hawk

LP (Item 8709) Capitol, Mid 50s — Condition: Very Good-
Originally: 4.99
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Tremendous work from Coleman Hawkins – a sublime "with strings" session from the 50s, and one of Bean's greatest albums from the decade! The setting is quite different than other sets with Hawk on tenor – soft strings from Glen Osser, cascading beautifully and gently – never too sleepy, with just the right pitch to allow Hawkins to step out soulfully over the top! The subtle emotion of the backdrops is wonderful – very much in the best Verve spirit of a set like this – which also makes the record one of Osser's greatest achievements too. Titles include "I'm Yours", "My Mother's Eyes", "Stranger In Paradise", "Autumn Leaves", "Out Of The Night", and "Boulevard Of Broken Dreams".  © 1996-2023, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Mono rainbow label pressing. Cover has some wear and aging, splitting at the bottom of the spine, and some writing in pen in back.)

Very Good - (minus)

  • Vinyl may be dirty, and can lack a fair amount of luster.
  • Vinyl can have a number of marks, either in clusters or smaller amounts, but deeper.
  • This is the kind of record that you'd buy to play, but not because it looked that great. Still, the flaws should be mostly cosmetic, with nothing too deep that would ruin the overall record.
  • Examples include a record that has been kept for a while in a cover without the paper sleeve, or heavily played by a previous owner and has some marks across the surface. The record should play okay, though probably with surface noise.

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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