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Baker's Dozen – Ras G

LP (Item 913349) Fat Beats, 2016 — Condition: Near Mint-

Ras G's entry in the Baker's Dozen series from Fat Beats – an effort we had high hopes for, knowing how strong the series has been to date, and what Ras G is capable of production wise – and sure enough, it's a real win! This isthe fourth LP in the series to date, in which Fat Beats invites up-and-coming independent production heroes to craft a dozen instrumentals – be it straight-up hip hop beatcraft, a bit more ambient or experimental, or a combo – and otherwise stays out of the creative process. Ras G really steps up on this one– with deep, throbbing beats underneath crackling bits of funk and spacey atmosphere. The best Baker's Dozen yet! Includes "Cadmus", "Bizzle & Myke", "Mi Unk's", "Auntie Jackie", "Mi Grams", "Deuce!", "Auntie Margurite", "Baby Ray's Laugh", "Mama Rite", "Brit Brit", "Hella Cousins" and "King Douglas".  © 1996-2019, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Includes the insert.)

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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