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Original Raw Soul Vol III
LP (Item 944575) Now Again, Late 90s/2000s — Condition: Near Mint-
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
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cover damage or wear as noted above, or strictly cosmetic flaws.
One of the most compelling volumes in this great series so far – a fresh take on the funky sound of Brazilian Beats first explored in volume one – served up here by a whole new generation of Brazilian funk artists! The sound here easily jumps back between the past and the present ... LP, Vinyl record album
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Rare rock from the Golden Triangle scene of Southeast TX in the late 60s and early 70s – a well-curated overview of the stylistically sprawling material being cut at Mickey Rouse's Lowland Recording Studio in Beaumont! Texas rock of the late 60s and early 70s justifiably brings to mind acts ... LP, Vinyl record album
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