Scripting is disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires JavaScript to function correctly.
Style sheets are disabled or not working. dustygroove.com requires style sheets to function correctly.
CD, LP, Vinyl record album cover art
Enlarge       Note

Los Pajaros

LP (Item 918718) Arena (Chile), 1970 — Condition: Near Mint-

(Recent UK reissue on Essex, still in the shrink with hype sticker.)

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.



You might be interested


Hondells

Go Little Honda!
Mercury, Mid 60s. Very Good
Hard to believe there was a day when the word "Honda" referred exclusively to a motor bike – but that was the case, at the time the Hondells hit big with their groovy little title hit on this LP! As the album's cover attests, the group are all over the (then) popular bike – ... LP, Vinyl record album

Kraftwerk

Computer World
Warner, 1981. Very Good+
A classic bit of spare electronics from the Kraftwerk man machine! The album's perhaps a bit tighter than some of their earlier albums, but it's also got that spare tinny sound that influenced a generation of hip hoppers, electro heads, and Miami bass stars. Titles include "Computer ... LP, Vinyl record album

Spanky & Our Gang

Like To Get To Know You
Mercury, 1968. Very Good Gatefold
Wild! If you don't know them, Spanky & Our Gang were one of the stranger pop groups of the late 60s – and they had a style that mixed sweet vocal stylings with bubble gum pop with groovy arrangements with a vague sense of nostalgia. This tiny little pop masterpiece was produced and ... LP, Vinyl record album

Cryan Shames

Scratch The Sky
Columbia, 1967. Very Good+
A great step forward for The Cryan Shames – a group who started their career singing other peoples' music, but who emerge here with some great songs of their own! There's a brilliant Sunshine Pop feel to the whole record – but there's also some garagey elements that reflect the group's ... LP, Vinyl record album

Roxy Music

Siren
Atco/EG, 1975. Very Good+
Quite possibly the biggest early moment of US fame for Roxy Music – thanks to the classic "Love Is The Drug", which kicks off the album and is easily one of the group's best-known tunes of the 70s! The album tightens things up slightly from the sound of Country Life before – ... LP, Vinyl record album

Roxy Music

For Your Pleasure
Island (UK), 1973. Very Good Gatefold
The incredible second album from Roxy Music – picking up right where the self titled album left off – ratcheting up the excitement even more thanks to Ferry's extra dramatic songs, Eno's unpredictable synthesizer and tape manipulations, and a driving approach to the performances by the ... LP, Vinyl record album

Rolling Stones

Made In The Shade
Rolling Stones, 1974. Very Good
... LP, Vinyl record album
Island, 1971. Very Good
Titles include "Rock & Roll Stew", "Rainmaker", "Many A Mile To Freedom", "Hidden Treasure", and "Light Up Or Leave Me Alone". LP, Vinyl record album

Blues Image

Open
Atco, 1970. Very Good
Driving stuff from Blues Image – the fairly short-lived, Latin-tinged 60s stoner rockers that are scarcely remembered but for the lone big hit "Ride Captain Ride", one of the finest rock singles of the era. That tune, with it's mellow mid tempo organ groove and big catchy chorus is ... LP, Vinyl record album

Rod Stewart

Never A Dull Moment
Mercury, 1972. Very Good+ Gatefold
... LP, Vinyl record album

Kenny Rankin

Mind Dusters
Mercury, 1967. Very Good
A brilliant record – Kenny Rankin's first, and a really unique mix of styles that's completely different from his more famous later albums! The album has a gentle folksy style with touches of jazz – a bit like some of Tim Hardin's work for Verve, but without as much of a sad loser ... LP, Vinyl record album

Skylark

Skylark 2
Capitol, 1974. Very Good+
A surprisingly nice little record from this soulful rock group that featured Donny Gerrard on vocals! The album's got a strange spacey approach to the music – using moog pretty heavily to create some nice effects on the album's compressed production style. The album features a nice take on ... LP, Vinyl record album
 



⇑ Top