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Unexpurgated Jazz

LP (Item 955357) Audiophile, 1957 — Condition: Very Good-

Hailing from Milwaukee, The Rompers include Eddie Burleton on clarinet, Bill Ehlert on coronet, Roland Woods on trombone, Art Kay on bass, Art Laude on piano, and Eddie McMullen on drums. Titles include "Blue Danube", "Sister Kate", "Royal Garden Blues", "Tiger Rag", "Take Me Out To The Ball Game", and "Satanic Blues".  © 1996-2021, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(Red vinyl pressing. Vinyl has a mark that clicks through "Royal Garden Blues", "South Rampart Street Parade" and "Riverboat Shuffle". Cover has some writing on 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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