Everyone has those expensive treats the like to enjoy from time to time, and as record collectors we tend to have more than most. Given they can’t just be found anywhere on any given day, there’s a lot of excitement in finding those holy grail and white whale items. We can help you find the records you’ve been desperately searching for with the high-end collectors’ items we come across.
Below are some hand-picked highlights from our constantly rotating stock, and you can see all our premium rarities over at eil.com
PAUL MCCARTNEY Driving Rain (2001 UK limited edition 16-track double LP, featuring the singles From A Lover To A Friend & Freedom, housed in a single pocket, custom stickered picture sleeve with lyric inners).
FLEETWOOD MAC Then Play On (Rare 1969 first UK issue 14-track LP on the three colour Reprise ‘steamboat’ label with A1/B1 matrices, housed in a beautifully illustrated gatefold picture sleeve. The cover is Excellent, which is remarkable considering it was never laminated. There is some minor spine scuffing & otherwise only faint age wear in places, with the inside panels looking superb & unmarked. The vinyl grades Excellent with merely a few minor scuffs to show play. A lovely oneowner copy! RSLP9000).
ANDY PARTRIDGE The Official Andy Partridge Fuzzy Warbles Collector’s Album (2006 UK limited edition 9-CD album set featuring a total of 191 tracks penned by one of the world’s finest songwriters, including previously unreleased recordings, alternative demo versions of XTC favourites, out-takes, fan favourites from the archives and much more.., plus ‘Hinges’ 9-track bonus disc, presented in a deluxe hardback book style picture box with screen-printed plastic slipcase, complete with sheet of stamps, booklet and individual sleeve for each disc with liner notes written by the man himself. Apart from a little wear to the clear slipcase, this example remains in a really nice condition).
Be sure to check out the rest of our premium rarities on eil.com, and if you have any items to sell please call us on 01474 815099.
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