Your weekly best of premium collectable ideas including Nick Drake, Pink Floyd, Thin Lizzy and more

If there’s one thing we as record collectors love, is to be able to track down the perfect conversation piece to add to our collection. The holy grail we always wanted that will form the centrepiece of our collections. At, we are determined to bring that sought-after piece to your collection and are constantly updating our stock of premium and high-end collector’s items.

While we can’t list everything here, we’ve picked out just a taste of our premium highlights below, and there’s plenty more where they come from over at

Nick Drake Bryter Layter - 1st - VG vinyl LP album (LP record) UK N-DLPBR582502

NICK DRAKE Bryter Layter (Rare 1970 UK first pressing 10-track vinyl LP, issued on the pink rimmed Island ‘palm tree’ label with textured picture sleeve. Often confused with the 1972 pressing with a similar label, this is the very first issue.This copy is graded VG condition but plays through beautifully. Full details of the differences between the two pressings and condition can be found in the ‘More Info’ section…).

Pink Floyd It Would Be So Nice - 4pr 7" vinyl single (7 inch record) UK PIN07IT211974

PINK FLOYD It Would Be So Nice (Rare 1968 UK 7″ vinyl single with intact four prong centre, also including Julia Dream, Columbia company die cut paper sleeve. The vinyl on this copy remains in excellent condition with just a few light paper scuffs to show for over fifty years DB8401).


Thin Lizzy Shades Of A Blue Orphanage - 1st vinyl LP album (LP record) UK THILPSH88130

THIN LIZZY Shades Of A Blue Orphanage (Rare 1972 UK first issue 9-track vinyl LP on the green boxed Decca logo label, with the album title named after the musicians’ previous bands [Bell’s ‘Shades of Blue’ & Lynott & Downey’s ‘Orphanage’], matt gatefold picture sleeve. The sleeve, like most copies we have seen, displays some minor general wear but has no writting, splits or tears, and is graded Excellent. The labels remain very clean with minimal spindle marks, even the vinyl showsminimal evidence of play, a really nice example TXS108).

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