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Ultimate Breaks & Beats Vol 23

LP (Item 9786) Street Beat, 1970s/1980s — Condition: Near Mint-
A later volume in this legendary series – but a key installment that shows the transformation of breaks at the end of the 80s! Many of the tunes here were fresh "discoveries" at the time – but have gone onto become some oft-sampled breaks and stand-alone funk classics – and this volume may well be one of the most solid sets in the whole series! 3 of the 7 tracks are mixed to extend the breaks, and titles include "The Breakdown (part 2)" by Rufus Thomas, "Get Out Of My Life Woman" by Solomon Burke, "The Easiest Way To Fall" by Freda Payne, "Country Cooking" by Jim Dandy, "Joyous" by Pleasure, "You Don't Know How Much I Love You" by Alphonse Mouzon, and "Oh Honey" by Delgation.  © 1996-2023, Dusty Groove, Inc.
(A nice copy.)

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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