There’s nothing more satisfying than finding that one record you have been desperately searching for. The one that you have been saving for, waiting for the day it appears and you are ready to make it the centerpiece of your collection. Providing the best, valuable, and high quality records and memorabilia is what we have a passion for here, and it has been our mission since the start.
Each week we give you a round up of the premium collectables we currently have that are just waiting for the perfect home. Head to our store to see our full listing of vinyl rarities and collectables.
Velvet Underground – The Velvet Underground: Rare 1986 UK limited edition 5 x vinyl LP boxed set, includes the albums Another View [unreleased], The Velvet Underground, VU A Collection Of Unreleased Recordings, The Velvet Underground & Nico andWhite Light/White Heat. Housed in a hype-stickered 12″ x 12″ picture box complete with an 8-page booklet. The box has only some minor shelfwear with light discolouration and a little wear to the top edge, and the contents sleeves all show minimal wear, whilst the vinyl has a few light paper scuffs to The Velvet Underground & a little cosmetic wear to Another View, leaving the rest Near Mint. A fantastic set! VUBOX1 £125
Fortheringay – Fotheringay: 1970 UK first press 9-track LP on the third design pink with white ‘i’ Island label, produced by Joe Boyd for Witchseason Productions & starring Sandy Denny. The matte gatefold picture sleeve [VG+] has edge scuffing & some light indentation marks from ring wear, as it was never laminated, & there is no writing or tears & all text is clearly legible including along the spine. In stark contrast, the vinyl is near ‘as new’ £125
Soft Machine – Fourth: 1971 UK first issue 7-track stereo vinyl LP on the smooth orange label with A1/B1 matrices and the catalogue number S64280 on the label. A key slice of Canterbury prog, housed in the textured & embossed picture sleeve. Thesleeve shows very little of its years, remarkable considering its easy-to-ruin textured finish, whilst the vinyl is Near Mint. A fantastic copy of the standard we have not seen before – recommended! £125
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