The popularity of Queen is as high now as it ever was, and after the release of the Bohemian Rhapsody movie, it reminded everyone just how great the band are. While almost every record collector owns their studio albums already, rarities and collectables are always in high demand.
You can see just a small selection of the highlights we currently have in stock below, as well as watch a video on some of the items we have had. You can browse our full catalogue at eil.com.
QUEEN News Of The World (Ultra rare 2017 UK limited edition 11-track vinyl LP, issued as part of the 40th Anniversary of the album release. The sixth studio album by the British rock band originally released on the 28th October 1977, including the singles We Will Rock You and We Are The Champions. This edition was only available from the 2017 MCM Comic con in London on the 28th October, featuring the classic Frank Kelly Freas artwork on the front with an alternative version on the reverse by Marvel comics artist Mike del Mundo, featuring characters from the X-Men comic books with a Sentinel replacing ‘Frank’ the robot, Wolverine and Kitty Pryde in the hand and Colossus falling, this is also individually numbered on the back. But that is not all, this also includes an exclusive lithograph art print numbered 150 of the alternative artwork which remains in the original stickered bag. One of the most recent and rarest collectables to be released with so few manufactured, making this a must have for any serious collection)
QUEEN International Fan Club Convention (The official fan club has been running for almost forty-five years, part of the privilege of being a member was the ability to sign up for special fan convention which usually take place all over the United Kingdom at holiday parks. This exclusive website bundle includes a plethora of items all related to different conventions held between 1986 & 1994. The highlights include badges, window stickers, pens, pencils, printed carrier bags, flexi disc & more. Also includes a ticket for the 1988 Christmas Party which has been signed by Brian May on the back, a scrap of paper which has been signed by Peter Hince (bands roadie) & John Deacon, and a second bit of paper with an unknown signature signed at the same time. Please see our images, and the list of items included below).
QUEEN Tie Your Mother Down (Rare 1977 French wide centred 7″ vinyl single which also includes You And I, housed in a unique & lightly textured picture sleeve featuring a great live colour shot of the group. This is an archive copy from the famous RTL Radio Library in Paris. The rear cover is library stamped ‘Discotheque RTL’ with a catalogue number sticker annotated in the top right corner on the back. Both sides of the label, which are wide centred, have a small catalogue number sticker from the radio archives & a ‘Mai 1977’ review date stamp for side two. The sleeve has survived in very nice VG+ condition, with some minor creasing from ring wear [tiny edge tear] & is a very pleasing off white. The vinyl still appears barely ever played, making for an instant collectable).
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Queen - Keep Yourself Alive - Japanese - 7" vinyl - £175.00, $222.25, €199.50 (New Item) (arrived 21-Aug-2019 11:47)
QUEEN Keep Yourself Alive (Mega rare original 1973 Japanese 'caterpillar' label wide centred 7" single, Queen's debut single for the Japanese market, also including Son & Daughter, with a unique picture/lyric insert. The insert shows somefaint patches of foxing for its vintage, whilst the vinyl shows only light signs of play. A really nice example of this hard to find pressing P-1290E)
Queen - Play The Game - UK - 7" vinyl - £8.00, $10.16, €9.12 (New Item) (arrived 20-Aug-2019 12:04)
QUEEN Play The Game (1980 UK 7" single with intact four prong centre, also including A Human Body, die-cut EMI company paper sleeve. Aside from a few very light paper scuffs, the vinyl is in excellent condition EMI5076)
Queen - Queen II - 2nd - UK - vinyl LP - £40.00, $50.80, €45.60 (New Item) (arrived 20-Aug-2019 08:42)
QUEEN Queen II (1974 UK second issue 11-track vinyl LP with Feldman/Trident Music credit at the bottom of the label, complete with bevelled corner lyric inner, fully laminated gatefold picture sleeve. The sleeve shows only a little shelfwear & the vinyl looks barely played EMA767)
Queen - Greatest Hits - EX - UK - vinyl LP - £15.00, $19.05, €17.10 (New Item) (arrived 19-Aug-2019 15:56)
QUEEN Greatest Hits (1981 UK 17-track vinyl compilation LP including classics such as Bohemian Rhapsody, Killer Queen, We Will Rock You and many more, picture sleeve with illustrated credits inner. The sleeve does show some light edgewear, butthe vinyl appears barely played EMTV30)
Queen - A Night At The Opera - 1st - EX - UK - vinyl LP - £45.00, $57.15, €51.30 (New Item) (arrived 19-Aug-2019 13:22)
QUEEN A Night At The Opera (1975 UK first issue 12-track LP with picture labels, complete with card picture inner, embossed gatefold picture sleeve with lyrics inside. The sleeve is in excellent condition with a little light edgewear and minor discolouration, whilst the vinyl appears barely played EMTC103)
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody - UK - 7" vinyl - £20.00, $25.40, €22.80 (New Item) (arrived 19-Aug-2019 11:33)
QUEEN Bohemian Rhapsody (1991 UK injection moulded 7" vinyl single released to fund the Terrence Higgins trust, also including These Are The Days Of Our Lives. Issued in the glossy black & gold picture sleeve, the vinyl has minimal signs of play QUEEN20)
Queen - Flash Gordon + 7" - Sealed - US - vinyl LP - £125.00, $158.75, €142.50 (New Item) (arrived 15-Aug-2019 13:02)
QUEEN Flash Gordon (Sealed Limited Edition 1980 US 18-track LP featuring the music from the soundtrack to the film, housed in the original embossed picture sleeve which we presume includes the printed inner & 'Ming' picture credits insert. Weknow for sure that the 7" vinyl single is included [featuring Flash's Theme & Football Fight in picture sleeve] as it sits outside the cover for us to see, with all parts factory SEALED since the day of manufacture. There are no deletion cuts to the sleeve & the original Music Market dollar price sticker is attached to the shrink. The vinyl discs are mint & unplayed. A collector's copy & rare to find like this 5E-518)
Queen - Collection: 15 Of The Best - 1st + Poster - US - vinyl LP - £125.00, $158.75, €142.50 (New Item) (arrived 15-Aug-2019 12:33)
QUEEN Collection: 15 Of The Best (Limited Edition 1984 US-only Warner Special Products 15-track LP compilation, carrying both a K-Tel 'NU3210' & Warner 'OP-1539' catalogue number, housed in the original embossed picture sleeve with 'Giant Color Poster' flash, unique to the American market. The poster is included [we have never seen one before!] & remains unused. The sleeve is Excellent with some light foxing to the panels & the vinyl too grades Excellent revealing some light paperhairlines not affecting play NU3210)
Queen - A Day At The Races - 3rd - UK - vinyl LP - £15.00, $19.05, €17.10 (New Item) (arrived 12-Aug-2019 15:07)
QUEEN A Day At The Races (Early 80s UK third issue of the 1976 10-track vinyl LP, the fifth studio album from the legendary British band, including Tie Your Mother Down, Somebody To Love and Good Old-Fashioned Lover Boy, complete with pictureinner, gatefold picture sleeve. The sleeve shows light wear with a little edgewear & the vinyl remains in excellent condition with few signs of play EMTC104)
Queen - Bohemian Rhapsody - 4pr - UK - 7" vinyl - £20.00, $25.40, €22.80 (New Item) (arrived 10-Aug-2019 14:20)
QUEEN Bohemian Rhapsody (Classic 1975 UK 7" vinyl single with intact four-prong centre, also including I'm In Love With My Car, EMI company die-cut paper sleeve. The vinyl is Excellent with minimal signs of play EMI2375)