…top notch rarities at eil Towers this week include an incredible, vintage Buzzcocks poster, a Japanese promo only Paul McCartney/Wings LP, a highly sought after Japanese 1st press of David Bowie’s 1974 Orwellian opus Diamond Dogs, rare Beatles boxsets , more vintage poster bizniss with the Bob Marley, Hawkwind and much, much more….see them all
here (Mega rare 1979 Japanese Capitol white label promotional only 18-track vinyl LP sampler featuring a collection of solo & Wings material. Housed in the unique pink & purple custom back-pasted picture sleeve with notes & discography printed on reverse. The sleeve displays some minor foxing / discolouration to the back / edges and despite a couple of light paper scuffs, the vinyl appears in excellent condition with minimal evidence of play! More info PAUL MCCARTNEY & WINGS A Super DJ Sampler here (Super Rare & Genuine 1977 UK promotional-only poster for the single release, measuring approx. 39″ x 28″ with an eyecatching luminous yellow ground like the single’s release, with Linder Sterling’s famous artwork design depicted in its full glory. The poster is an expanded version of the single sleeve with a collage tastefully typeset by Malcolm Garrett, creating a brash punk statement. The Buzzcocks’ Pete Shelley has been quoted: ‘It’s exactly what you want for a record sleeve. As soon as you see it you can’t get the image out of your head. It was all pretty topshelf back in 1977.’ Linder has been quoted: “…in a Salford bedroom, I had a sheet of glass, a scalpel and piles of women’s mags… the iron came from an Argos catalogue and the female torso came from a photographic magazine called ‘Photo'”! The single’s “UP36316” catalogue number is printed at the bottom. This highly desirable & original poster is in Excellent condition & comes unbacked with no edge tears or writing, no pinholes or staple holes & merely the slightest ripple effect with age, stored rolled & one of its kind – More info BUZZCOCKS Orgasm Addict here (Rare 1974 Japanese first press 11-track vinyl LP on an orange label manufactured by Victor-Musical, within a matt gatefold picture sleeve complete with an illustrated Japanese / lyric insert & pink obi-strip. Both sleeve and vinyl remain in beautiful ‘as new’ condition! More info DAVID BOWIE Diamond Dogs here Looking for new and back catalogue vinyl, rare pressings and collectable vinyl and CDs? Explore eil.com… the world’s largest online retailer of rare and out of print vinyl, CDs and music memorabilia – since 1987.