Beacon Street Union – The Clown Died in Marvin Gardens | G+/VG | $4
MGM Records SE-4568 | 1968 US Pressing
Vinyl has numerous hairlines, some sleeve scuffs, and some small scratches. Plays better than it looks with some light crackle and surface noise, intermittent on the A side, but more consistent on the B side / Sleeve has edge and corner wear, some light ringwear, and a small bend with creasing at the bottom left on the reverse
Egg – The Civil Surface | VG++/VG++ | $45
Caroline C 1510 | Original UK Pressing (with EJD credit on back cover)
Vinyl has a few light hairlines with one more noticeable mark, plays with surface noise in the quieter parts and a few pops on the second side. (Caroline pressings are notoriously noisy, unfortunately) / Sleeve has some light wear overall, creasing in lower right corner, small bit of an abrasion at upper center.
Embryo – Father, Son, and Holy Ghosts | VG/VG | $100
United Artists Records – UAS 29 344 I | Original German Pressing
Vinyl has numerous hairlines and sleeve scuffs, some larger marks. Side two has a pressing defect which someone tried to remove and left some light scratches which plays with about 30 sec of light pops/clicks. Side one plays with some light surface noise in parts, side two starts with some light clicks for a minute or so, has some intermittent surface noise in parts / Sleeve has edge and corner wear, some light creasing at the edges. Large crease/bend at the upper left through to the reverse. Unlaminated.
Estructura – Mas Alla de Tu Mente | EX/VG | $35
Grabaciones Mundiales – C.A. GM-200.2421 | Second Venezuelan Pressing
Vinyl looks great with only a faint mark or two, plays with only a hint of surface noise in a few places, likely due to pressing / Sleeve seems lightly warped from very tight lamination. Has some light wear to corners and edges, faint disc impression. Crease at lower left corner. Bubbled lamination lines in places on both front and back.
Faust – The Faust Tapes | EX/VG | $25
Recommended Records – R.R. SIX | 1980 UK RE with screen printed sleeve
Vinyl is very nice with just a minor faint mark here or there, closer to NM, side 1 plays perfect, side two has a few ticks here or there / Sleeve has some edgewear, some creasing, disc impression. Outer sleeve is VG, split and yellowed in a few places
Faust – Munic & Elsewhere | NM/VG+ | $45
Recommended Records – RR^25 | Original UK Pressing
White wax appears to be NM / Sleeve has some light edgewear, small bend with crease at lower left. White Vinyl hype sticker at top right. Back has some discoloration, small tape residue at bottom right.
Finnforest – Ketto / Tekee Meisseliä (7″) | EX/VG+ | MAKE OFFER
Love Records – LRLP 136 | Original Finnish Pressing
Vinyl is in really nice condition with just a few slight marks / Sleeve shows disc impression.
Here’s a super rare single that I decided to throw in just for fun. I’m not actually sure that I want to pass it on just yet, but make me an offer and see if I’m willing to part with it.
Genesis – Selling England by the Pound | VG/VG | $5
Atlantic – SD 19277 | 1980 US Pressing, Club Edition
Vinyl has a number of sleeve scuffs and a few light marks and hairlines, plays with some intermittent surface noise and light ticks, not overwhelming / Sleeve has some light edge and corner wear, and a few light creases on the front. Reverse has some scuffs, indentations and scratches, light ringwear
Gnidrolog – Lady Lake | Sealed/NM | $50
Si-Wan Records SRML 1022 | 1995 Korean RE
Sleeve shows a faint bit of shelf wear. Deadstock from the famous Si-Wan Records of South Korea who reissued a great deal of prog albums in the 1990s. Fidelity and pressing quality is vastly superior to the cheap 4 Men with Beards RE.
Gong – Flying Teapot | VG+/VG++ | $40
Virgin – V 2002 | Later 70s RP (Green Label, EMI Pressing)
Vinyl has light hairlines and sleeve scuffs, plays well with just a bit of surface noise on side one, two pops and a bit of surface noise on side two / Sleeve has light corner wear with a few small bumps, light edge wear. With original inner
The Good Morning Spider – Outergalactic | SEALED | $15
Not On Label (The Good Morning Spider Self-released) |
Sealed, direct from the distributor. Limited edition of 150.
Grovjobb – Landet Leverpastej | NM/NM | $25
Musicbazz – zz004 | YELLOW WAX
Unplayed, copies came unsealed direct from the label. Limited edition of 200.
One of the original retro revivals from the late 90s/early 2000s, Grovjobb brought back the Kebnekaise sound of folk influenced prog. Issued for the first time on vinyl in 2016 in great quality.
Grovjobb – Vättarnas Fest | NM/NM | $25
Musicbazz – zz005 | RED WAX
Unplayed, copies came unsealed direct from the label. Limited edition of 200.
Hammill, Peter – The Future Now | VG+/VG++ | $12
Charisma – CAS 1137 | Original UK Pressing
Vinyl has a number of faint hairlines, plays great with just a few moments of surface noise and two light pops / Sleeve crisp with some light corner wear and a few light creases. With fold out inner
Hammill, Peter – Skin | VG+/VG+ | $5
Enigma Records – ST-73206 | Second US Pressing with Correct Sequence
Vinyl has sleeve scuffs and some light hairlines, plays great with almost no issues / Sleeve has some light corner and edge wear with a few places of loss, some light creasing, light disc impression. Company sticker top right. With printed insert and promo insert
Chris Hinze Combination – Bamboo Magic | VG/VG | $2
Atlantic – SD 19185 | Original US PRC Pressing
Vinyl has numerous light hairlines and some sleeve scuffs, plays mostly great, but has a few moments of light pops/ticks, and a bit of distortion for a few revolutions on side one / Sleeve has a good deal of discoloration, ringwear. Edge and corner wear with chipping/split at top left. With printed inner
Jethro Tull – Aqualung | VG/VG+ | $5
Chrysalis – CHR 1044 | 1977 US Pressing
Vinyl has numerous light hairlines and some sleeve scuffs, plays with some surface noise, but not overwhelming / Sleeve has some light edge and corner wear, some light creasing at the edges, and faint ringwear
King Crimson – Earthbound | VG/G+ | $8
Island Records – HELP 6 | 1972 UK Pressing
Vinyl has numerous hairlines and some light scratches, none raised. Plays with some light surface noise or crackle in parts / Sleeve has a good degree of edge and corner wear with loss, some creasing, ringwear. Has some dirt/grime/staining that didn’t come off with alcohol cleaning
King Crimson – Larks Tongues in Aspic | VG-/G+ | $10
Atlantic – SD 7263 | Original US Presswell Pressing
Disc has a number of hairlines and sleeve scuffs, some light scratches, plays with some light crackle in the quieter parts, mostly on side one. Sounds a lot better than it looks / Sleeve heavily discolored with foxing and staining. Wear to corners and edges with chipping. With printed inner
Kyrie Eleison – Fountain Beyond the Sunrise | VG/VG | $65
Merlin Records – MEKE001277 | Original Austrian Pressing
Vinyl has some sleeve scuffs, a number of light hairlines, and a few larger marks. Side one plays well with a few faint instances of surface noise, but side two starts with about 1-2 min of crackle and light clicks, and then some light ticks here or there from some scuffs / Sleeve has edge and corner wear with some loss and light creases, 1″ seam split at top. The reverse has price stickers upper right, small bend/crease lower left, and tiny tear. With original fold out insert
Vesa-Matti Loiri – Vesku Suomesta | SEALED | $15
Svart Records – SVR410 |
Sealed, direct from the label. Limited edition
Shelagh McDonald – Stargazer | VG/G++ | $200
B & C Records – CAS 1043 | Original UK Pressing with original picture inner
Vinyl has numerous light hairlines and some light scuffs. Plays with the occasional pop/tick, and a bit of surface noise in a few parts, but overall plays a lot better than it looks / Sleeve is worse for wear, price sticker tear has been colored in, a large piece of tape at bottom has been ripped off with tear. General rubbing and creasing. Still perfectly intact.
Museo Rosenbach – Zarathustra | VG++/VG++ | $125
Seven Seas – K22P-280 | 1982 Japanese RE, with insert, no OBI
Vinyl has a few light marks on side two, otherwise great, plays almost perfect / Sleeve has some light wear, minor corner bumps.
Nobilis Factum – Nobilis Factum | VG/P | $30
Pentagrama – LPP 020 | Original Mexican Pressing
Vinyl has numerous sleeve scuffs and harilines, plays with the occasional bit of surface noise or tick, better than it looks / Sleeve is very wavy from water damage, but almost all of the staining and discoloration is on the reverse. Some general corner and edgewear also.
Now – Complaint of the Wind | VG+/VG+ | $5
Aurophon – AU 11239 | Original pressing with picture inner
Vinyl has numerous light hairlines and some larger scuffs, but these don’t affect play / Sleeve has edgewear, some light creasing.
Oak – Beyond Oblivion | SEALED | $15
The Electricity Recording Company – ELPS-203
Sealed, direct from the label. Limited edition
Rascal Reporters – Happy Accidents | Sealed/NM | $30
Hebbardesque Records HR 005 | Original US Pressing
Sleeve has the faintest disc impression. Shrink is taught, but has not warped the sleeve.
Red – Red | SEALED/VG | $40
Jigsaw Records – SAW 2 | Original UK Pressing
Vinyl presumed Mint / Sleeve still in shrink, though it is broken in a few places. Some edgewear from storage, and some warping to the left side of the sleeve from shrink. ~5″ seam split at top, ~1″ split on spine.
Schulze, Klaus – Body Love: Additions To The Original Soundtrack | VG/VG | $7
Island Records – ILPS 9510 | Original Canadian Pressing
Vinyl has a number of sleeve scuffs and hairlines, some larger marks. Plays with the occasional crackle or light tick / Sleeve has light corner and edge wear, some light abrasions. Would be VG+ except for cracking at the bottom edge
Sebastian Hardie – Windchase | VG+/VG+ | $20
Polydor – 2907 024 | Original Australian Pressing
Vinyl has sleeve scuffs and light hairlines, plays well with small bits of surface noise here or there / Sleeve has some light corner and edge wear with some light creases, faint disc impression
Solar Plexus – Solar Plexus | VG/VG/VG+ | $50
Odeon – 4E 154-34573/4 | Original Swedish Pressing
Discs have numerous hairlines, sleeve scuffs, some larger marks, and a small scratch on side three. Plays with some occasional crackle in the quiet parts, light pops in parts of side two. Side three plays with fairly consistent ticks/crackle, repeated clicks over scratch. Side four has some light surface noise / Sleeve has some light wear to the corners and edges, light disc impressions. Sticker residue bottom right. Printed inners.
Tangerine – De L’Autre Côté De La Forêt … | VG/VG+ | $20
Crypto – ZAL 6421 | 1978 2nd French Pressing (with Original 1975 Sleeve)
Vinyl has some hairlines, and a few small, non-raised scratches (mostly on the B side). Plays with a bit of noise, but still enjoyable / Sleeve has wear to edges and corners, some creases along the edges. Lamination is still in good condition with no breaks, but shows abrasions.
Not sure how these two were separated and joined together in an non-matching pair, but there you go. A great album of psyched out folk rock.
Tangerine Dream – Exit | VG/VG- | $3
Elektra – 5E-557 | Original US Pressing
Vinyl has numerous light hairlines and sleeve scuffs, plays with some light surface noise here or there, but never overwhelming / Sleeve has edge and corner wear, some light creasing, light discoloration and ring wear. Reverse has a large scratch running down the length of the left side
Tangle Edge – Entangled Scorpio Entrance | VG++/VG++/VG++/VG | $125
Colours – COTLP 011 | Original Norwegian Pressing, 3LP
Vinyl close to EX all around with just some faint sleeve scuffs and a hairline or two / Sleeve has some creasing, corner bumps / #638/753
Univers Zero – 1313 | SEALED/VG | $20
Cuneiform Records – Rune 20 | 1989 US Pressing
Sleeve has a 2″ seam split at top, a corner bend at the top right corner, and a drill hole in the lower right. Shrink is tight, but not so much that it has visibly warped the sleeve.
Vangelis – Can You Hear the Dogs Barking? | VG/G+ | $5
Bellaphon – BLPS 19242 | Original German Pressing
Later re-titled and reissued as Ignacio
Vinyl has numerous small hairlines, sleeve scuffs, and some larger marks, plays with intermittent light ticks, not overpowering / Sleeve has edge and corner wear with loss and a few nicks. Seams previously unglued and stapled back to together, has holes and tears, but repaired now. Some creases. Lamination ends 1/2″ before opening. JEM sticker on cover, top left
Wigwam – Being | VG++/VG++ | $65
Love Records – LRLP 92 | Single Sleeve Second Pressing | Missing inner
Vinyl has some paper scuffs and hairlines, a few light marks. Plays with some light surface noise, occasional click / Sleeve has light ringwear, light corner wear, price sticker UR, store sticker on reverse LR. Nice and crisp with lamination intact.
Wondeur Brass – Ravir | VG++/VG++ | $8
Private – WB 21385 | Original Canadian Pressing
Vinyl nice and clean with a few light hairlines and a large sleeve scuff on each side / Sleeve still in shrink with minor edge/corner wear, and some wear at opening.
Zamla Mammaz Manna – Lejonet Av Ljuga (7″) | VG+/VG+ | $25
Svenska Love Records – SLs 1 | Original Swedish Pressing
Vinyl has some hairlines and paper scuffs, a few light marks / Sleeve has some creasing.
This one’s a really cool collector’s item. Zamla does reggae!