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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.
Used CD Grade
We have only one grade for non-new CDs at Dusty Groove — "Used CD".
This grade is somewhat all-encompassing, but we choose it because we try to offer
Used CDs in the best shape possible. All of our Used CDs are guaranteed to play
without skipping or flaws. If you purchase a Used CD from Dusty Groove,
you have 1 week to play it to determine that it plays correctly — and if it does not,
then you may return it for a full refund.
With our Used CDs, you can expect the disc to be free of all but the lightest of
surface marks — clean, and not dirty at all. You can also expect the case to be
clean (we often change the cases ourselves — putting fresh cases on Used CDs we
handle) — and you can expect the booklet to be in good shape, unless noted
otherwise. We will list any specific details/defects underneath the item — so
look for notes on cutout marks in the case, stamps on the barcode, or details like that.
A collection of 15 tracks that represent some of the finest female singers to ever grace Brazilian music! The collection features tracks that run through the past 4 decades – and titles include "Onde Anda Voce" by Maria Crueza, "O Ciume" by Maria Bethania & Gal Costa, ... CD
A real departure for Carlinhos Brown – an album recorded with much more of a Latin music influence than some of his other sides, making for a rootsy sort of sound that's really compelling! There's sort of a pan-Latin approach here – as Brown's typical pastiche mode of work comes into ... CD
A breezy session of samba tracks – recorded early in the 60s, and late in the career of Gordurinha, a seminal songwriter in the baiano style of Brazil. The record's got some great lightly dancing numbers – percussion tippling in the arrangements in the same manner that Gordurinha's ... CD
A wonderful tribute to Brazilian showman Monsueto – recorded after his death in 1973, and featuring a variety of other Brazilian singers performing his works! Some of the tracks appear to be of older vintage, and there's a nice cross between 60s bigger band samba and 70s lighter rhythms on ... CD
A haunting 1971 session by Nara Leao – and one that has a moody European take on the bossa! Part of the album was recorded in Paris, and it's got a dreamy quality that evokes 70s recordings by some of our favorite European singers – particularly some of the more sophisticated ones on ... CD
An excellent album by one of the greatest Brazilian funk bands ever – a wonderful blend of funk, jazz, and soul – and a set that rivals any of the best work coming from the US at the time! These guys are right on the money right from the start – moving through sharp changes with ... CD
A beautifully understated album from the legendary Nara Leao – done as a tribute to the bossa generation, with key help from the great Roberto Menescal – who handles the arrangements, plays guitar behind Nara's lovely vocals! Given that Nara's groundbreaking work of the late 60s was ... CD
An amazing little record – a 70s session that we'd easily rank right up there with the best recordings ever from Joyce, but one that's only being issued here for the first time ever! The sound is brilliant – that beautiful mix of strong and sweet that you'll always find when Joyce is ... CD