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Donald Byrd & 125th StreetLove Has Come Around – The Elektra Anthology 1978 to 1982 ... CD
Elektra/Big Break (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy 2CD ... $16.99
A great chapter in the career of trumpeter Donald Byrd – his post-Blue Note work with the group 125th Street NYC – which is kind of a second chapter to the jazzy fusion style he developed at the start of the 70s! This time around, there's an equal emphasis on soul and jazz – often with some strong vocals in the lead, but also plenty of room for Donald to stretch out and serve up the kind of perfect solos he worked out with the Mizell Brothers in the years before – modes that are continued here with some great guest help from singers and musicians who include Syreeta, Isaac Hayes, Jim Gilstrap, Wah Wah Watson, and Greg Phillinganes! If you like Donald Byrd albums like Places & Spaces or Stepping Into Tomorrow, you'll find that the sound here is a continuation of that mode – taken into the leaner funk territory that would come to play in the 80s. 2CD set features almost all the best tracks from those years, including some single mixes too – and titles include "Thank You For Funking Up My Life (12" disco version)", "Marilyn", "Butterfly", "Gold The Moon White The Sun", "Sexy Dancer", "Love Has Come Around", "Loving You", "Love For Sale", "Star Trippin", "I Love You", "Midnight", "Your Love Is My Ecstasy", "Have You Heard The News", "People Suppose To Be Free", "Morning", "I'm Coming Home", "Sunning In Your Love Shine", "Everyday", "Falling", "So Much In Love", and "Forbidden Love". CD

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Tom RushComplete Elektra Recordings (Tom Rush/Take A Little Walk With Me/Circle Game – with bonus tracks) ... CD
Elektra/Wounded Bird, Late 60s. New Copy 2CD ... $15.99 19.99
A trio of early albums from Tom Rush – all together in a single set! First up is the really great debut album from Tom Rush – a sometimes-overlooked singer/songwriter from the Bob Dylan generation – and one who definitely deserves a rediscovery all these many years later! Tom's a great songwriter, and takes off here in a rootsy blend of folk and acoustic blues – backed by lots of great guitar work of his own, plus some spare guest contributions – including occasional harmonica from John Sebastian! Rush is one of those rare breed who handles his music completely without self-consciousness or cliched adherence to his roots – a performance that we'd put right up there with Fred Neill on his legendary Capitol albums, or maybe the bluesier side of Tim Hardin. Titles include "If Your Man Gets Busted", "Poor Man", "Black Mountain Blues", "When She Wants Good Lovin", "Windy Bill", "Panama Limited", and "The Cuckoo". On Take A Little Walk With Me, Tom Rush picks up a bit of an electric edge, but still keeps all the songs and styles very much in the territory that made his debut so great! Al Kooper wrote the liner notes, and also plays electric guitar on all of side one – but the instrument is used in ways that just seem to underscore all the rhythmic changes of Tom's acoustic guitar, and echo some of the shifted rhythms that make the music sparkle. Tunes include originals by Rush and Eric Von Schmidt, plus some bluesy covers too – and titles include "Galveston Flood", "Sugar Babe", "Joshua Gone Barbados", "On The Road Again", "Money Honey", "Who Do You Love", and "Statesboro Blues". Last up is the classic The Circle Game – one of the best-remembered albums from the great Tom Rush – a set that gave the world his well-recorded title track (and the classic "No Regrets"), and which also has Tom really reaching out with a proud new style! The record expands the core sound of Rush in ways that roughly echo some of the early Tim Hardin material at Verve – still bluesy folk at the core, but with arrangements that are slight, but sophisticated – in ways that unlock all these great moods and colors in the songs that you never would have gotten if Rush were just singing and playing guitar on his own! Paul Harris handles the charts, and things are light, but well-pointed – a really beautiful inflection of the vocals and guitar at the core of the performance, often with a very moody style. Titles include "The Circle Game", "Rockport Sunday", "No Regrets", "Tin Angel", "Urge For Going", "Something In The Way She Moves", and "Shadow Dream Song". 2CD set features bonus tracks too – "I'm In Love Again", "Urge For Going (single)", "Coda", "Circle Game (take one)", and "Something In The Way She Moves (single)". CD

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Patrice RushenRemind Me – The Classic Elektra Recordings 1978 to 1984 ... CD
Elektra/Strut (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy ... $13.99 14.99
Stunning work from the great second chapter of Patrice Rushen – the time when the lady moved over to Elektra Records and really opened up her groove! Rushen had already been making great music for most of the 70s – playing fantastic keyboards as a real up-and-coming star on the funky fusion scene of the west coast – but at Elektra, she also turned into a surprisingly strong singer – and mixed her voice with her keyboards in a really wonderful sound! This is mainstream soul of the hippest level – as the core of the cuts are almost always rooted in jazzy fusion, which also means that the vocals give way to sweet keyboard solos too – beautifully balanced in a way that show off all of the sweetest charms of the great Patrice Rushen – these qualities that really set her apart from most of her generation. This package is filled with really well-chosen cuts, and also includes some great single mixes and other versions too – titles that include "When I Found You", "Forget Me Nots (12" mix)", "Music Of The Earth", "Haven't You Heard (12" mix)", "Let's Sing A Song Of Love", "Feels So Real (12" mix)", "Settle For My Love", "Remind Me", "All We Need", "Never Gonna Give You Up (long version)", "Look up (long version)", "Number One (12" version)", "Where There Is Love", and "To Each His Own". CD

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ShoesElektrafied – The Elektra Years 1979 to 1982 (4CD set) ... CD
Elektra/Cherry Red (UK), 1970s/Early 80s. New Copy 4CD set ... About March 25, 2020
... CD

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✨✧ Ars NovaFields Of People – The Elektra & Atlantic Recordings 1968/1969 (Ars Nova/Sunshine & Shadows) ... CD
Esoteric (UK), Late 60s. New Copy 2CD ... Temporarily Out Of Stock
A pair of great albums from the overlooked Ars Nova – back to back in a single set! First up is the 1968 self-titled Ars Nova – a wonderful little set of post-folk rock – with lots of lovely baroque touches! Ars Nova were really short-lived group – known for only two rare records – but they've got a sound that perfectly sums up a generation! There's a wonderful LA late 60s sound here – somewhere between Love and The Byrds, with the baroque touches of the former and the best country influences of the latter – all wrapped up in earnest, honest songwriting that makes even the ambitious moments come across with surprising charm. A true lost relic, and the kind of record that should be in any late 60s cannon! Titles include "Album In Your Mind", "Pavan For My Lady", "General Clover Ends A War", "And How Am I To Know", "Fields Of People", "Automatic Love", and "Song To The City". Sunshine & Shadows is the second tripped-out set from Ars Nova – an under-remembered late 60s group who had a great talent for blending together a range of different styles! At some level, Ars Nova share qualities with some of the harder-jamming groups of their time – but they've also got a sound that expands to bring in folk, blues, jazz, and more baroque elements – played by the group with a lineup that includes some nice work on trumpet by Jimmy Owens, who at this point was a core member of the combo. Brooks Arthur handled the overall music direction, with a quality that recalls some of his work on Verve – and the album features the wonderful bossa-styled groover "Walk On The Sand", a romping soul jazz take on Jimmy Owens' "You Had Better Listen", and the cuts "Rubbish", "Please Don't Go Now", "Temporary Serenade", "She Promises Everything", and "Round Once Again". CD

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✨✧ Patrice RushenRemind Me – The Classic Elektra Recordings 1978 to 1984 (3LP set) ... LP
Elektra/Strut (UK), Late 70s/Early 80s. New Copy 3LP ... Out Of Stock
Stunning work from the great second chapter of Patrice Rushen – the time when the lady moved over to Elektra Records and really opened up her groove! Rushen had already been making great music for most of the 70s – playing fantastic keyboards as a real up-and-coming star on the funky fusion scene of the west coast – but at Elektra, she also turned into a surprisingly strong singer – and mixed her voice with her keyboards in a really wonderful sound! This is mainstream soul of the hippest level – as the core of the cuts are almost always rooted in jazzy fusion, which also means that the vocals give way to sweet keyboard solos too – beautifully balanced in a way that show off all of the sweetest charms of the great Patrice Rushen – these qualities that really set her apart from most of her generation. This package is filled with really well-chosen cuts, and also includes some great single mixes and other versions too – titles that include "When I Found You", "Forget Me Nots (12" mix)", "Music Of The Earth", "Haven't You Heard (12" mix)", "Let's Sing A Song Of Love", "Feels So Real (12" mix)", "Settle For My Love", "Remind Me", "All We Need", "Never Gonna Give You Up (long version)", "Look up (long version)", "Number One (12" version)", "Where There Is Love", and "To Each His Own". LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Remind Me – The Classic Elektra Recordings 1978 to 1984 ... CD 13.99
 
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Joe AlbanyPortrait Of An Artist ... CD
Elektra/Wounded Bird, 1982. New Copy ... $3.99 11.98
A great portrait of an under-recorded artist – Joe Albany's last album ever, recorded for Elektra records during their early 80s run of straight jazz sides! The record's got a spare, personal quality that's similar to Albany's other late work – but it's a bit more professionally put together too – not slick or commercial, but recorded quite thoughtfully, with clearly a lot of care in getting all of Joe's charms through on the record. There's a tentativeness to his keyboard work that's great – a sort of hesitation, then quick move forward with surprising grace – balancing beautifully in ways that warm us to his music even more than before. Other players include Al Gafa on guitar, George Duvivier on bass, and Charlie Persip on drums – but the record really has a main focus on Albany's piano lines. Titles include "Ruby My Dear", "Guess I'll Hang My Tears Out To Dry", "Autumn In New York", "They Say It's Wonderful", "For The Little Guy", and "Too Late Now". CD

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BB & Q BandGenie (Break) ... LP
Elektra, 1985. Very Good+ ... $9.99
The last true classic from the masters of the 80s groove genre – a post-Capitol effort for Elektra, but one that's still awash in great keyboards and snapping electro beats! Some of the jazzier sound from the past is gone here, but in its place is a leaner, cleaner sound that's still a fair bit more compelling than most work by the group's contemporaries! Nearly all tracks snap along with rhythms that are nicely placed between the street and the dancefloor – never gimmicky and never too cloying, and tightly focused enough to make the most of the hooks in the vocals. Lots of DX7 on the album, and more than a few numbers have a great sort of breakdance vibe. Tracks include "Riccochet" and "Dreamer" – both remixed by Shep Pettibone –"On The Shelf", "Genie", "Main Attraction", and "Don't Force It". LP, Vinyl record album
(Dutch pressing on Break. Cover has light wear.)

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Beats InternationalLet Them Eat Bingo ... CD
Elektra, 1990. Used ... $4.99
A big one for Norman Cook – caught here in his post-Housemartins, pre-Fatboy Slim years – working here in a playful blend of beats and samples that really point the way towards his later chart fame to come! The tracks here have a simple elegance that might have sounded dated a few years after release, but which is now finally beginning to win us over again – a really basic use of musical elements to construct a beat-heavy tune – one that's decidedly poppy, given all the hooks and vocals in the album, but which is also kind of refreshing to hear these days, considering all the wrong directions such efforts took in later years! The straightforward Cook remix approach is in full effect here – with one key idea hung on each tune – but it's also an approach that works well when not to much is expected of it, as you'll hear on tracks that include "Dance To The Drummer's Beat", "Dub Be Good To Me", "Burundi Blues", "Blame It On The Bassline", "Tribute To King Tubby", and "Babies Makin Babies". CD

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Ruben Blades Y Son Del SolarAntecedente ... CD
Elektra, 1988. Used ... Just Sold Out!
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Booker T & The MGsUniversal Language ... CD
Elektra/Wounded Bird, 1977. Used ... $18.99
A sweet sweet set of electric 70s funk – recorded by Booker T during a brief, but well-needed reunion with the MGs! The sound here is quite different than Stax-era MGs – as Booker plays a range of keyboards, not just organ – and the grooves have these great jazz funk touches at the bottom – almost a CTI vibe at times, but packed with the tighter energy you'd expect from the group! Steve Cropper's guitar is great – super-fine, and razor-sharp – really helping cut a nice edge on the cuts – over bass from Donald Duck Dunn and drums from Willie Hall, who's the only new member of the group. In a way, the album feels like mid 70s efforts from Johnny Hammond or Jimmy Smith – sweetly soaring on a let-loose 70s vibe. Titles include the funky break track "Grab Bag", plus "Sticky Stuff", "Moto Cross", "Tie Stick", and "Space Nuts". CD
(Out of print.)

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Jackson BrowneHold Out ... LP
Elektra, 1980. Near Mint- ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(UK pressing, including the printed inner sleeve.)

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Tim BuckleyGoodbye & Hello ... LP
Elektra, 1967. Very Good Gatefold ... $14.99
Easily one of our favorite albums by Tim Buckley – and a record that really opens up with some key jazzy touches! Buckley's still got his roots in folk here, and his vocals are yet to hit the extremes of Starsailor or Lorca – but there's also a new sense of inflection to the way he puts over the lyrics, shaded in by use of vibes, kalimba, harmonium, and harpsichord – the latter two of which are played on the session by Don Randi! Tracks are relatively short, but high in concept – and include the protest song "No Man Can Find The War", plus "Hallucinations", "Phantasmagoria In Two", "Carnival Song", "Pleasant Street", "Morning Glory", and "Goodbye & Hello". LP, Vinyl record album

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Tim BuckleyHappy Sad ... LP
Elektra, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $38.99
One of Tim Buckley's greatest albums ever – thanks to some incredible work by Dave Friedman on vibes! Friedman's sound really brings out the jazziness in Buckley's writing and phrasing – making for a beautiful blend with the album's 12 string guitar work and acoustic percussion – and giving the album a feel that's unlike any other from the time! Tim's in top form here, and is neither too emotional nor too full of himself. Nearly every cut's a gem, but our faves are "Strange Feelin" "Gypsy Woman", and "Love from Room 109 at the Islander". LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo tan label pressing. Cover has a name in pen.)

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Tim BuckleyTim Buckley ... LP
Elektra, 1969. Very Good ... $19.99
An exceptional early release from the tragic Tim Buckley – done with a really unique sound that mixes late 60s folk rock with some subtly jazzy overtones! The record features beautiful string arrangements from the legendary Jack Nitzsche, and some beautiful work on piano, harpsichord, and celeste by Van Dyke Parks! But Buckley's the main star of the set – crooning beautifully with his sad-tinged voice, on wonderful tracks that include "Wings", "Aren't You the Girl", "She Is", and "Understand Your Man". LP, Vinyl record album
(Butterfly label pressing. Cover has a cut corner.)

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Busta RhymesTurn It Up (LP, inst, clean) ... 12-inch
Elektra, 1996. Near Mint- ... $1.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Test pressing.)

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✨✧ Butterfield Blues BandResurrection Of Pigboy Crabshaw ... CD
Elektra, Late 60s. Used ... $3.99
... CD

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CallReconciled ... LP
Elektra, 1986. Very Good ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Missing lyric sleeve. Cover has ring wear and a sticker.)

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Terry CallierFire On Ice (UK pressing) ... CD
Elektra (UK), 1978. Used ... $6.99
One of the great albums from Terry Callier's "second chapter" on record – a time when he was working for Elektra Records, and doing work that was a bit straighter soul than before – and also slightly jazzy as well! The record's kind of a mix of jazzy grooves and smoother soul – typical for the fusion division of Elektra at the time, where Callier's hard-to-peg work was relegated. There's some really great songs on the record – and although the arrangements sometimes lack the sensitivity of the Cadet scorings of earlier years, they're still pretty great from a modern soul perspective. Richard Evans is producing and arranging the session, and Terry's still got help from a lot of Chicago friends like Minnie Riperton, Eddie Harris, and Phil Upchurch – all of whom help to keep the album relatively strong. Titles include some really nice originals, like "African Violet" and "Butterfly", both of which are some of Terry's best compositions from the time – plus "Love Two Love", "Martin St Martin", "Street Fever", and "Be A Believer". CD

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Terry CallierTurn You To Love ... CD
Elektra/DBK Works, 1979. Used ... $6.99
Our favorite Elektra album by Terry – different than his earlier work for Cadet, with a smoother jazz-based style of backing. The change works surprisingly well for Terry, pushing him into a new sound that still preserves his honest soulful vocals. The album includes nice remakes of "Ordinary Joe" and "Occasional Rain", both from his days on Cadet, plus the great track "Turn You To Love". Also includes a groovy cover of Steely Dan's "Do It Again". CD
(Out of print.)

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Capital City RocketsCapital City Rockets ... LP
Elektra, 1973. Very Good+ ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo in the embossed cover, with a promo sticker.)

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✨✧ CarsCandy-O ... LP
Elektra, 1979. Very Good+ ... $7.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has some ring & edge wear and a lightly bent corner.)

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CarsCandy-O (Original Master Recording) ... CD
Elektra/Mobile Fidelity, 1979. Used Gatefold ... $18.99
... CD
(Original Master Recording pressing – on Mobile Fidelity!)

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ChameleonChameleon (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Elektra/Big Break (UK), 1979. New Copy ... $6.99 13.99
A group that you may not know by name – but which features some top-shelf production at the helm – work by both Fred Wesley and Azar Lawrance, plus supervision from one of the Mizell brothers! With all that talent on board, the record's way more than just another obscure one-off funk set on a major label – as some cuts echo the sharp funk that Wesley was using with the Horny Horns at the time, and others have a bit of the cosmic currents from Azar's own records – a blend of jazz funk and fusion, honed into razor-sharp grooves with a bit of an 80s vibe! The whole thing's great – a real lost gem from that brief stint when Elektra Records was putting out some real killers in the soul department – and titles include "Unfair Affair", "We'll Be Dancin", "Mysteryoso", "Game Of Life", "Come Into My Life", "For You", and "Get Up". CD features bonus tracks – "Get Up (12" disco version)" and "We'll Be Dancin (12" disco version)". CD

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Harry ChapinShort Stories ... LP
Elektra, 1973. Very Good Gatefold ... $0.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo.)

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Harry ChapinVerities & Balderdash ... LP
Elektra, 1974. Near Mint- ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has a promo sticker.)

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Tracy ChapmanTracy Chapman ... LP
Elektra, 1988. Very Good ... $24.99
Right out of the subways and into the top 40! Titles include "Fast Car", "Mountains O Things", "She's Got Her Ticket", "Why", "For My Lover", "Behind The Wall", and "Talkin Bout A Revolution". LP, Vinyl record album
(Mexican pressing. Cover has some wear.)

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Clear LightClear Light (clear vinyl pressing – with bonus track) ... LP
Elektra/Sundazed, 1967. New Copy ... $23.99 24.99
One of the great lost psych albums on late 60s Elektra Records – a set that's maybe got enough power and majesty to stand next to contemporaneous label releases by Love and The Doors! Like both of those groups, Clear Light have a vision here that's completely their own – a sound that steps out immediately to let you know that they're not just another copycat combo from the garage underground, and instead have this vivid new message that demands to be heard – unabashedly forward in its conception, and with a surprisingly sinister edge – yet all without any sense of being too full of itself either! Production is by Paul Rothschild, and is as superb as his best Elektra work of the period – and titles include "Black Roses", "With All In Mind", "The Ballad Of Freddie & Larry", "Sand", and "Night Sounds Loud". LP, Vinyl record album

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✨✧ Natalie ColeStardust ... CD
Elektra, 1996. Used ... $0.99
... CD

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✨✧ Carmine & Francis Ford CoppolaApocalypse Now ... LP
Elektra, 1979. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeves and booklet.)

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Larry Coryell & Philip CatherineTwin House ... LP
Elektra, 1977. Very Good ... $3.99
Compelling duets between guitarists Larry Coryell and Philip Catherine – a studio album recorded in London, hot on the heels of their performance together at the Berliner Jazztage! Although known for their electric musings at the time, both players work here mostly in an acoustic mode – creating beautifully intimate interplay without any other instrumentation at all – in ways that are mostly jazzy, but which also echo the evolution of the guitar during the decade in other genres as well. Titles include "Ms Julie", "Home Comings", "Airpower", "Twin House", "Mortgage On Your Soul", and "Gloryell". LP, Vinyl record album
(Promo, with marker through the notice on labels. Cover has a bent corner and a sticker spot on front.)

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CureBloodflowers ... CD
Fiction/Elektra, 2000. Used ... $3.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ CureFascination Street (extended)/Babble/Out Of Mind ... 12-inch
Elektra, 1989. Very Good+ (pic cover)... $19.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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CureGreatest Hits ... CD
Elektra, 1980s/1990s. Used ... $3.99
Classic tracks from the Cure – a set that starts with some of their earliest gems, then runs through the 80s stretch when the group were a surprisingly appealing dancefloor act too! Titles include "Boys Don't Cry", "A Forest", "Let's Go To Bed", "The Lovecats", "In Between Days", "High", "Friday I'm In Love", "The Walk", "Just Like Heaven", "Cut Here", "Just Say Yes", "Never Enough", "Lovesong", "Wrong Number", "Why Can't I Be You", "Lullaby", and "Mint Car". CD

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CureKiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me ... CD
Elektra, 1987. Used ... $5.99
One of the most treasured albums ever by The Cure! Includes "Why Can't I Be You", "Just Like Heaven", "Catch", "Hot Hot Hot" and more. CD
(Out of print.)

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✨✧ CureKiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me ... LP
Elektra, 1987. Very Good+ 2LP ... Just Sold Out!
... LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing with Townhouse etch, including the printed inner sleeves.)
Also available Kiss Me Kiss Me Kiss Me ... CD 5.99

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Deee-LiteDewdrops In The Garden ... LP
Elektra/Get On Down, 1994. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $21.99
Not the famous debut album from Deee-Lite, but a killer set of grooves that has the trio very much at the height of their powers! So many folks remember these guys as a bigger pop act, they tend to forget how much they brought back to dance music – a real embrace of warmer elements from the past, served up in samples and set to rhythms that were often more funk-based than a lot of the stark, stiff, house-inspired beats of the time! Lady Kier is completely charming in the lead – and the group get lots of help on production from Louie Vega and Kenny Dope, who really add in a Masters At Work level of soul. Titles include "River Of Freedom", "Bittersweet Loving", "What Is This Music", "Picnic In The Summertime", "call Me", "Stay In Bed Forget The Rest", "Music Selector Is The Soul Reflector", and "Sampladelic". LP, Vinyl record album

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Deee-LiteInfinity Within ... LP
Elektra/Get On Down, 1992. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $26.99 30.98
A fantastic second album from Dee-Lite – a set hat has the group maybe not needing to declare their identity as strongly as on the debut – which leaves Towa Tei and the trio to just slide right into the groove with effortless ease! There's few folks who can mix deeper house roots with catchier club like this – and even after the decades, the album holds up wonderfully – playful, but never too silly – and with some funky elements that were years ahead of their time, and which maybe sound better in the hands of Towa than any of the cliched copycats. Includes the titles "Pussycat Meow", one of our personal favorites – plus "Runaway", "Fuddy Duddy Judge", "The Dreams Are Fine", "Electric Shock", "Two Clouds Above Nine", and "Heart Be Still". LP, Vinyl record album

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Deee-LiteWorld Clique ... LP
Elektra/Get On Down, 1990. New Copy (reissue)... $21.99 24.98
There's never been a better bit of pop throwaway dancefloor fodder ever! Sure, these guys were blaring out of every cheap radio at the time, and it was just about impossible to walk into a shopping mall without hearing "Groove Is In The Heart" for about 5 years after the album came out – but to us, that was a great thing, and the record represents one of the high points in pop music of the past few decades. Thanks to some skillful sampling by Towa Tei, the group were grounded in a rich history of funk, house, disco, soul, and Brazilian influences – all of which they managed to blend with a postmodern perfection that other groups could only ever dream of! The big hits are certainly very familiar, but the whole album's a delight – and tracks include "Who Was That?", "Smile On", "Try Me On . . . I'm Very You", "World Clique", "ESP", and "Good Beat". LP, Vinyl record album

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DillardsLive...Almost ... LP
Elektra, 1964. Near Mint- ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Red label stereo pressing. Cover has some discoloration from age.)

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DoorsBest Of Doors (2CD set) ... CD
Elektra, Late 60s/Early 70s. Used 2 CDs ... $3.99
... CD
(Out of print, BMG music club pressing.)

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DoorsDoors ... LP
Elektra, Mid 60s. Very Good ... $49.99
The classic – with "Break On Through", "Soul Kitchen", "Crystal Ship", "Light My Fire", "Back Door Man", and "The End". LP, Vinyl record album
(Gold label stereo pressing with SON etch and tiny RH etch.)

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DoorsFull Circle ... LP
Elektra, 1972. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $14.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(In the gatefold cover missing "zoetrope" and with a cut corner.)

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✨✧ DoorsSoft Parade (Deluxe 50th Anniversary Edition) ... LP
Elektra, 1969. Near Mint- 3CD + LP Gatefold ... $49.99
50th Anniversary Edition including the orginal stereo mix on LP and CD, plus 2 CDs worth of bonus material, all in a deluxe hardbound and numbered booklet cover! LP, Vinyl record album

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DoorsStrange Days ... LP
Elektra, Late 60s. Very Good- ... Just Sold Out!
Plenty of gems – including "When The Music's Over", "People Are Strange", "Moonlight Drive", "Horse Latitudes", "Unhappy Girl", "Love Me Two Times", and "Strange Days". LP, Vinyl record album
(Tan label stereo CTH pressing. Cover has some wear with a sticker on the back.)

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DoorsWaiting For The Sun ... LP
Elektra, 1968. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $14.99
A true Celebration Of The Lizard – with the cuts "The Unkown Soldier", "Spanish Caravan", "Summer's Almost Gone", "Not To Touch The Earth", and "Hello I Love You". LP, Vinyl record album
(Tan label "big E" stereo pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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DoorsWeird Scenes Inside The Goldmine ... LP
Elektra, 1972. Very Good+ 2LP Gatefold ... $19.99
A seminal collection of some of the group's best! LP, Vinyl record album
(Butterfly label pressing.)

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✨✧ Dream TheaterSix Degrees Of Inner Turbulence ... CD
Elektra, 2002. Used 2 CDs ... Just Sold Out!
... CD

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DubsetFlesh Made Word ... LP
Elektra, 1984. Near Mint- ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a cutout notch.)

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Robbie DupreeStreet Corner Heroes ... LP
Elektra, 1981. Near Mint- ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has some wear and a promo sticker.)

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Bill EvansParis Concert – Edition One (Blue Note pressing) ... CD
Elektra/Blue Note, 1979. Used ... $5.99
Sublime late live work from Bill Evans – a well-recorded performance for French radio, and one that really stands out from some of the scratchier late 70s concerts on the market! Bill's working here with a sound as sensitive and picturesque as the cover image – never pushing things too hard, but letting each tune unfold organically in waves of sound few other players could conjure up! Trio musicians include Marc Johnson on bass and Joe LaBarbera on drums – and titles on this first volume include "Quiet Now", "My Romance", "Noelle's Theme", "I Loves You Porgy", and "Up With The Lark". CD

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Faith HealersLido ... CD
Elektra/Too Pure, 1992. Used ... $1.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Chico FreemanTangents ... CD
Elektra/Wounded Bird, 1984. New Copy ... $3.99 11.98
Surprisingly dark music for a mid 80s major label jazz album – especially one that features guest work from Bobby McFerrin! Chico Freeman's definitely keeping true to his adventurous roots here – blowing some sharply angular lines on a range of reeds, and exploring both older jazz freedoms and some newer 80s experimental moments – all in a lineup with Mark Thompson on piano, Steve Coleman on alto and soprano sax, Jay Hoggard on vibes, Cecil McBee on bass, and Billy Hart on drums. Kenny Werner plays a bit of synth at times – in some dark-toned 80s modes – and although Bobby McFerrin is billed strongly on the cover, the album only seems to feature a bit of his vocalizations. Titles include "Sangoma & Nelly", "You Are The One", "Spook & Fade", "Tangents", "Ballad For Hakima", and "Sir Tashi & The Yeti". CD

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Gipsy KingsMosaique ... LP
Elektra, 1989. Sealed ... $9.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Still sealed with hype sticker. Shrinkwrap is lightly shopworn.)

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Marlin GreeneTiptoe Past The Dragon ... LP
Elektra, 1972. Very Good+ ... $6.99
An unusual Elektra set, mostly recorded at Muscle Shoals – with titles that include "Who's The Captain Of Your Ship Of Dreams", "Masquerade Ball", "Jonathan's Dream", "Grand Illusion", "Tiptoe Past The Dragon", "Good Christian Cowboy", and "Fields Of Clover". LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo, with inner sleeve. Cover has a cutout hole.)

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Dirk HamiltonMeet Me At The Crux ... LP
Elektra, 1978. Sealed ... $5.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a promo sticker.)

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Will HoltExciting Artistry Of Will Holt ... LP
Elektra, Early 60s. Very Good+ ... $0.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Original mono pressing with deep groove. Cover has light wear.)

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JigsawJigsaw ... LP
Elektra, 1981. Near Mint- ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has a promo stamp.)

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Howard JonesHuman's Lib ... CD
WEA/Elektra (Germany), 1984. Used ... $5.99
... CD

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Spider John Koerner & Willie MurphyRunning Jumping Standing Still ... LP
Elektra, Early 70s. Good+ ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Red label big "E" pressing. Cover has wear and unglued seams with a peeled spot and a name in pen.)

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Kronos QuartetSalome Dances For Peace – Kronos Quartet Plays Terry Riley ... LP
Elektra, 1989. Near Mint- 2LP Gatefold ... $19.99
... LP, Vinyl record album

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Leaders Of The New SchoolFuture Without A Past ... CD
Elektra/Traffic, 1991. Used ... $4.99
The amazing debut of those most hyperactive of the Native Tongues, the short-lived, ultra fresh Leaders Of The New School! Busta & Co. splintered apart after just two albums, but this will always be a shiny trophy in the mantle with the all time freshest East Coast hip hop. It sounds great to this day, particularly those Eric "Vietnam" Sadler cuts. Tracks include "Case Of The P.T.A.", "Too Much On My Mind", "What's The Pinocchio Theory?", "Sobb Story", "Sound Of The Zeekers @#^**?!", "Feminine Fatt", "Transformers", "Show Me A Hero", "Trains, Planes & Automobiles", "Teachers, Don't Teach Us Nonsense!", "My Ding-A-Ling", and "Where Do We Go From Here?". CD
(Digipack pressing – still sealed.)

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Gerald LevertNothin' To Somethin' (millenium 2000 mix amended, millenium 2000 mix, millenium 2000 dub - amended) ... 12-inch
Elektra, 1999. Near Mint- ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(Promo.)

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LoveDa Capo ... LP
Elektra, 1967. Very Good- ... $19.99
A stunning second album from Love – a set that's still without the fuller orchestrations and baroque touches of Forever Changes – but which already shows the group moving in that direction! The rough, gritty edge of the group is very firmly intact – but they've already got a really fresh way of putting over a song – by complicating the rhythms a bit, going for unusual tonal colors, and furthering the really imaginative songwriting of Arthur Lee. Side one features some incredibly haunting shorter tunes that point the way towards Forever Changes – including the insanely wonderful "She Comes In Colors", the Latin-tinged "Que Vida", and the cuts "Stephanie Knows Who", "The Castle", and "Seven & Seven Is". Side two is a total freak-out – an 18 minute bluesy guitar jam, very over the top stuff – and quite unusual in length for a rock album in 1966! LP, Vinyl record album
(Tan label stereo pressing. Cover has light wear.)

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✨✧ LoveForever Changes ... LP
Elektra, 1967. Very Good ... Just Sold Out!
What can we say? This is one of the greatest albums of all time! The record's got a sound that's completely unique – as crack LA garage punk rock meets Hollywood baroque production, and the result is an amazing bit of loud guitar noise backed by strings and horns, all graced by the godlike vocals of the great Arthur Lee. Forever Changes is a milestone in rock – an incredibly bleak document about insanity, escape, and the coming revolution that never happened. Think of all the best moments of Wild In The Streets, Zabriske Point, and Invocation of My Demon Brother rolled into one – and you'll only have a tiny slice of the picture! A record that will haunt us until the day we die – filled with incredible songs like "Alone Again Or", "Old Man", "Daily Planet", "Red Telephone", and "Maybe The People Would Be The Times Or Between Clark & Hilldale". LP, Vinyl record album
(70s EU pressing. Cover has price sticker remnants and gloss peel on back.)

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LoveLove ... LP
Elektra, 1966. Very Good+ ... $14.99
Love's first album – a seminal bit of Sunset Strip rock, and every bit as powerful today as it was in the 60s! The style's a bit sharper-edged than the group's classic and more familiar Forever Changes set, but it's still pretty darn great – a completely fresh batch of guitar-heavy tunes that bristle with a sound that's a lot more sinister than some of the group's contemporaries. There's a few folksy or bluesy elements in the mix, but they're almost used in a way that parodies bigger acts of the time – turning the familiar into the freaky, all with a sense of power that's simply mindblowing. Titles include the group's excellent version of Burt Bacharach's "My Little Red Book", plus "Hey Joe", "Emotions", "A Message To Pretty", "Mushroom Clouds", "And More", and "Coloured Balls Falling". LP, Vinyl record album
(Sundazed stereo reissue pressing.)

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LoveLove Story 1966 to 1972 (2CD set) ... CD
Elektra/Rhino (UK), Late 60s/Early 70s. Used 2 CDs ... $14.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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Lovin Spoonful, Paul Butterfield, Al Kooper, etcWhat's Shakin ... LP
Elektra, Late 60s. Very Good+ ... $11.99
A very cool Elektra compilation – with rare non-Buddah work by the Lovin Spoonful, plus material by Al Kooper, Tom Rush, Paul Butterfield Blues Band, and Eric Clapton & The Powerhouse! LP, Vinyl record album
(Stereo pressing. Cover has an unglued seam, some surface wear, and light staining.)

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Ian MatthewsSome Days You Eat The Bear ... LP
Elektra, 1974. Very Good+ ... $4.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Includes the insert. Cover has some edge wear and a promo sticker.)

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Ian MatthewsValley Hi ... LP
Elektra, 1973. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $1.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has edge wear.)

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Bobby McFerrinVoice ... LP
Elektra, 1984. Near Mint- ... $3.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has a lightly bent corner, Digital Recording sticker, and promo stamp.)

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Sergio MendesWhat Is This?/Fanfarra (Cabua-Le-Le) ... 12-inch
Elektra, 1992. Near Mint- ... $0.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record

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✨✧ Joni MitchellCourt & Spark ... LP
Elektra/Asylum, 1974. Very Good+ Gatefold ... $9.99
Includes her classic version of "Twisted" – plus "Just Like This Train", "Car On A Hill", "Help Me", "Court & Spark", "Down To You", "Free Man In Paris", and "People's Parties". LP, Vinyl record album
(German pressing.)

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✨✧ Phil OchsAll The News That's Fit To Sing ... LP
Elektra, 1964. Very Good+ ... $11.99
The incredible debut of Phil Ochs – easily one of the most powerful folk albums of the 60s, and a set that wears its politics on its sleeve like few other records! In an era when many folkies worked a social agenda with sly jokes and twee metaphors, Ochs went straight for the jugular and took his topics head on – singing directly about the topics with a voice nearly shaking in anger, and working here with jagged guitar accompaniment that only further underscores the mood of the tunes. There's a rawness here that beats even Dylan's most political moments from the early albums, and the simple brilliance of the set makes it as powerful today as it was upon its release over 40 years ago. Titles include "Talking Vietnam", "One More Parade", "Automation Song", "Talking Cuban Crisis", "What's That I Hear", "Bound For Glory", "The Bells", and "Ballad Of William Worthy". LP, Vinyl record album
(Gold label pressing. Cover has a sticker in the top right.)

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Fred Parris & The SatinsFred Parris & The Satins ... LP
Elektra, 1982. Very Good+ ... $5.99
The Five Satins were always one of the classiest groups of the doo wop era – and they really continue that legacy here in a wonderful set of modern soul tracks from the early 80s – a record that's got all the careful poise and polish of other excellent Elektra soul albums from the same period! Lead singer Fred Parris is firmly out front – and the group's a quartet – but the approach here draws on older harmony strengths, and works things through a sweet set of contemporary R&B charts – very groovy sounds that are light years away from the style of the group back in the 60s! Titles include the great stepper "Let Me Be The Last One", an excellent version of "Didn't I Blow Your Mind", and the cuts "Loving You Would Be The Sweetest Thing", "I'll Be Seeing You", and "Breaking Up". LP, Vinyl record album
(White label promo. Cover has some wear and a promo stamp.)

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Tom PaxtonCompleat Tom Paxton – Recorded Live ... LP
Elektra, 1970. Very Good 2LP Gatefold ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Butterfly Label pressing. Cover has some ring & edge wear.)

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Tom PaxtonRamblin Boy ... LP
Elektra, Early 60s. Very Good+ ... $2.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Gold label pressing. Cover has light wear and some pen.)

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David Peel & The Lower East SideAmerican Revolution ... LP
Elektra, 1970. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $6.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Red label big E pressing with Sterling stamp.)

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David Peel & The Lower East SideHave A Marijuana ... LP
Elektra, Late 60s. Near Mint- ... $9.99
Probably one of the most controversial records to be issued on Elektra at the end of the 60s – a rough-edged batch of hippie dippy tracks that shares a fair bit of energy and humor with The Fugs! The tunes here are perhaps a bit more focused than the work of The Fugs, but the group explore similar territory too – not just the drug references in the title, but also the kind of offbeat word play and double-entendres that were common at the time. The set was recorded "live on the streets of New York" – and Peel sings, and plays harmonica and guitar – with other instrumentation that includes two 12-string guitars, bass, and tambourine. Titles include "Mother Where Is My Father", "Here Comes A Cop", "Up Against The Wall", "I've Got Some Grass", "I Do My Bawling In The Bathroom", and "Show Me The Way To Get Stoned". LP, Vinyl record album
(Butterfly label pressing.)

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Pete Rock & CL SmoothMecca & The Soul Brother (clear vinyl pressing) ... LP
Elektra/Get On Down, 1992. New Copy 2LP (reissue)... $22.99 25.98
The debut full length from Pete Rock & CL Smooth – and a bonafide hip hop classic if there ever was one – one of the best ever! Pete Rock's trademark mix of heavy soul, jazz & funk beatcraft pretty much set the bar to a level that's been impossible to top ever sense. On top of being a front-to-back perfect album, Mecca & The Soul Brother has one of the great singles of the era, in "They Reminisce Over You (TROY)". What more can be said, really? An absolute essential! Tracks include "They Reminisce Over You (TROY)", "Return Of The Mecca", "Straighten It Out", "Soul Brother #1", "Lots Of Lovin", "Skinz" featuring Grand Puba, "The Basement" featuring Heavy D, Robo-O, Grap & Dida, "Anger In The Nation", "If It Ain't Rough, It Ain't Right", "Can't Front On Me", "It's Like That", "On And On", "Wig Out", "Ghettos Of The Mind", and "Act Like You Know". LP, Vinyl record album
(2LP clear vinyl.)
Also available Mecca & The Soul Brother (deluxe edition 2CD set with full sized poster) ... CD 18.99

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PhishJunta ... CD
Elektra, 1989. Used 2CD ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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PhishPicture Of Nectar ... CD
Elektra, 1992. Used ... $4.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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PhishStory Of The Ghost ... CD
Elektra, 1998. Used ... $3.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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PixiesVelouria EP ... CD
4AD/Elektra, 1990. Used ... $3.99
... CD
(Out of print.)

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QueenFlash Gordon ... LP
Elektra, 1980. Near Mint- ... $24.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(UK pressing, including the round corner inner sleeve.)

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Queen & David BowieUnder Pressure/Soul Brother ... 7-inch
Elektra, 1981. Near Mint- (pic cover)... $14.99
... 7-inch, Vinyl record
(Sleeve has light wear.)

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Red FoxAs A Matter Of Fox ... CD
Elektra, 1993. Used ... $2.99
Titles include "Pressure Dem", "Dem A Murderer", "Dance Hall Scenario", "Ya Can't Test Me Again", "Ghetto Gospel", "Born Again Black Man", and "Hey Mr Rude Boy", with Brand Nubian. CD
(Out of print.)

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Patrice RushenNow (Japanese pressing) ... CD
Elektra/East West (Japan), 1984. Used ... $16.99
Sweet sounds from the lovely lady – one of Patrice Rushen's last truly great albums, and a masterpiece of 80s groove with lots of jazzy touches! The keyboard sound has evolved a bit here – compressed with more electronic percussion than on Patrice's earlier records, but still done with a degree of soul that sets it apart from work by most of her contemporaries – and the music has this warm flow that really sets Rushen apart from the rest – a sublime mix of soul, funk, and fusion that holds together perfectly throughout! Titles include "Gotta Find It", "Gone With The Night", "My Love's Not Going Anywhere", "High In Me", "To Each His Own", "Heartache Heartbreak", and "Feels So Real". CD
(Out of print, includes obi.)

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✨✧ Sylvia St JamesBetter Things (double A-side single) ... 12-inch
Elektra, 1980. Very Good ... $11.99
... 12-inch, Vinyl record
(White label promo.)

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Woody Shaw with Bobby HutchersonMaster Of The Art ... LP
Elektra, 1982. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
A brilliant date from the later years of Woody Shaw – an album that equally shows Woody's own talents, and those of his key group of younger players too! Shaw's trumpet is perfect in both modes here – the hard-blown righteous numbers Woody first gave the world from his start, and the warmer, more sensitive ballads he was crafting a bit later in his career – never too smooth or mellow, but showing a nice link to tradition in his tone. All tracks are longish, and the group features Steve Turre on trombone, Mulgrew Miller on piano, Stafford James on bass, and Tony Reedus on drums – all familiar players to Shaw, working tightly together on the date. As an added bonus, Bobby Hutcherson joins the group for most of the set – ringing out a strongly soulful tone on his vibes, on titles that include "Misterioso", "400 Years Ago Tomorrow", "Diane", and "Sweet Love Of Mine". The album also features a bonus interview track with Woody too! LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes)

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ShipContemporary Folk Music Journey ... LP
Elektra, 1972. Near Mint- Gatefold ... $3.99
A surprising late folk entry in the Elektra Records catalog – recorded in the early 70s, and with some sublime production from the great Gary Usher! The sound is definitely contemporary folk, as promised in the title – but there's more of a singer/songwriter sensibility too – more mature songs than straighter folk, made even more so by Usher's production – and harmonies on some of the vocals that almost recall the post-folk world over at Atlantic. Steve Melshenker and Steve Cowan wrote the album, and do most of the vocals – and both play acoustic guitar too – alongside piano, flute, dobro, bass, and cello, which makes for a warm acoustic sound. Titles include "The Ship", "The Order", "The Man", "The Calm", "The Storm", "The Return", and "The Reason". LP, Vinyl record album
(Cover has light wear.)

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Carly SimonBoys In The Trees (Nautilus Super Disk) ... LP
Direct Disk/Elektra, 1978. Near Mint- ... $11.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Super Disk Half-Speed master pressing. Cover has a "408" sticker on the back.)

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SirenStrange Locomotion ... LP
Dandelion/Elektra, 1971. Very Good+ ... $9.99
A strong effort from this group that featured Kevin Coyne on vocals and guitar – and which is filled with original songs penned by Coyne and the group's pianist, Nick Cudworth. LP, Vinyl record album
(US pressing, with cool die-cut cover and inner sleeve. Cover has a cutout hole in one corner.)

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Sisters Of MercyFirst & Last & Always (Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab) ... LP
Elektra/Mobile Fidelity, 1985. Near Mint- ... Just Sold Out!
Titles include "First & Last & Always", "Marian (version)", "No Time To Cry", "Black Planet", "Walk away", "A Rock & A Hard Place", "Nine While Nine", "Logic", and "Some Kind Of Stranger". LP, Vinyl record album
(Limited edition #003531.)

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SparksNo 1 In Heaven ... LP
Elektra, 1979. Very Good- ... $11.99
... LP, Vinyl record album
(Includes the printed inner sleeve. Cover has some wear, a cutout notch, some marker, a small sticker and a few coffee ring stains.)

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✨✧ SphereFlight Path ... LP
Elektra, 1983. Very Good+ ... $7.99
With Kenny Barron on piano, Charlie Rouse on tenor, Buster Williams on bass, and Ben Riley on drums. LP, Vinyl record album

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StarpointRestless ... CD
Elektra, 1985. Used ... $18.99
Starpoint's one of those groups that always seem to be working a notch or two above most of their 80s contemporaries – and even on this mid-decade set, they're still going strong – bouncing around in upbeat rhythms, catchy hooks, and well-balanced instrumentation. Renee Diggs' vocals still sound great on top of the grooves, and even though the overall sound is moving more towards the charts at the time, Starpoint still keep away from ever getting too commercial. Titles include "Emotions", "Object Of My Desire", "See The Light", "Till The End Of Time", "Don't Take Your Love Away", "Restless", and "What You Been Missing". CD
(Out of print.)
Also available Restless ... LP 0.99

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✨✧ StarpointRestless ... LP
Elektra, 1985. Very Good+ ... $0.99
Starpoint's one of those groups that always seem to be working a notch or two above most of their 80s contemporaries – and even on this mid-decade set, they're still going strong – bouncing around in upbeat rhythms, catchy hooks, and well-balanced instrumentation. Renee Diggs' vocals still sound great on top of the grooves, and even though the overall sound is moving more towards the charts at the time, Starpoint still keep away from ever getting too commercial. Titles include "Emotions", "Object Of My Desire", "See The Light", "Till The End Of Time", "Don't Take Your Love Away", "Restless", and "What You Been Missing". LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Restless ... CD 18.99

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StereolabCobra & Phases Group Play Voltage In The Milky Night (with bonus tracks) ... CD
Elektra/Duophonic, 1999. New Copy 2CDs (reissue)... $15.99 16.99
Stereolab at the top of their game! They're riding high here with a mindblowing swirl of older elements from the past – with references to old Moog records, French pop, and a bazillion other things streaming through their ears – but also refined and given a bit more vision, too as the group matures their own distinctive sound! Part of the help seems to come from two key talents on the Chicago scene of the time – producers John McEntire and Jim O'Rourke – whose contributions can be felt, but are also stated on the label as an indication of just how much the band were also sharing the city's musical wealth at the time too. Titles include "Velvet Water", "People Do It All The Time", "Fuses", "The Free Design", "Italian Shoes Continuum", "The Emergency Kisses", and "Strobo Acceleration". 2019 remastered version includes a bonus CD of demos and alternate versions. CD
(2019 remastered version – with bonus CD!)

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✨✧ StereolabDots & Loops (3LP pressing – with bonus tracks) ... LP
Elektra/Duophonic, 1997. New Copy 3LPs (reissue)... $28.99 29.99
Stereolab at a creative peak! Dots & Loops continues their long running 90s win streak – here balancing their ever present love for bubbling analog synth and breezy vintage electronics with a more strongly assured knack for delivering brilliant beginning-to-end excellent albums. The band is as great as ever, featuring tracks recorded right here in Chicago with John McEntire, and with some guest work by Sean O'Hagan of the High Llamas, plus Jan St Werner and Andi Toma of Mouse On Mars. It's got a beautiful subdued quality to it, but it's also so expertly layered that you'll always here something new, as long as you keep coming back to it. Titles include "Brakhage", "Rainbo Conversation", "Refractions In The Plastic Pulse", "Diagonals", and "Prisoners Of Mars". 2019 remastered version comes with a bonus LP featuring demos and alternate versions. LP, Vinyl record album
Also available Dots & Loops (with bonus tracks) ... CD 15.99
 
 
 



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