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.
MARIANNE FAITHFULL Marianne Faithfull (1965 UK 14-track deep groove mono LP on the red unboxed Decca label, released the same day as her debut, Come My Way, but focussing entirely on pop covers. Includes such gems like As Tears Go By written by Jagger & Richards, & a version of the Lennon-McCartney tune, I’m A Loser, front laminated picture sleeve with David Bailey photography. The sleeve has just a little wear to the edges and some discoloration from age to the non laminated reverse, whilst the vinyl has just a few light cosmetic surface scuffs; certainly an all round Excellent condition example of this sixties must own LK4689).
DEPECHE MODE Songs Of Faith And Devotion (1993 UK 10-track LP, including I Feel You, Walking In My Shoes & In Your Room, picture sleeve with the lyric inner. The sleeve has just a little edgewear and the vinyl is Near Mint STUMM106).
SEPULTURA Morbid Visions (Autographed 1990 US limited edition 8-track LP pressed on Purple Vinyl, the debut studio album by the Brazilian heavy metal band originally released in 1986. Housed in a hype-stickered clear envelope style PVC sleeve with New Renaissance Records insert and newsletter. The vinyl has been boldly signed by the classic early 1990s line-up of Max & Igor Cavalera, Paulo Jr. and Andreas Kisser, in a black, silver or gold pen on the playing surface. This also includes a ticket stub for the 5th December ‘MTV Headbangers Ball’ show at Brixton Academy, where the signatures were acquired).
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