It isn’t always the cheapest passion to have but being a record collector means you are often prepared to put your hand your pocked for that one-off rarity you’ve always wanted. Its worth it, because some records and rarities don’t always appear on the market, but you can bet that when they do, we will have them and can help you get them in your collection.
Take a look at some of the premium highlights we’ve got in stock below, and the full range can be seen on eil.com.
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LED ZEPPELIN Led Zeppelin III (Rare 1970 UK first issue 10-track stereo LP on the plum & red Atlantic label with Peter Grant label credit, ‘Do What Thou Wilt’ & ‘So Mote It Be’ hand-scratched into the vinyl run off areas & fully laminated die-cut gatefold picture sleeve with working rotating wheel)
PINK FLOYD The Dark Side Of The Moon (1973 Japanese issue of the classic 1972 10-track LP with ‘solid blue prism’ labels, complete with a superb 30-page booklet, two large fold-out posters, postcard [reproducing the sticker art of the UK issue], gatefold picture sleeve & original ‘¥2,000’ obi-strip. The packaging displays some very light wear & grades Excellent – the obi-strip has just a couple of small spots of foxing with a light horizontal fold in the middle, whilst the vinyl appears Near Mint with few signs of play. A stunning example & far more affordable than the UK original! EOP-80778).
THE GODS Genesis (Very rare UK First issue of the 1968 10-track stereo vinyl LP on the black & blue Columbia label, the debut longplayer from this legendary British prog psych band, who featured pre-Uriah Heep Ken Hensley & Lee Kerslake intheir ranks, front laminated picture sleeve with rounded flipbacks & company inner. The sleeve is graded Good as it shows some notable laminate and paper loss, creasing and a tear to the spine edge with the unlaminated reverse has age relateddiscolouring with intact flipbacks. The all-important vinyl grades Excellent with only light signs of play for its fifty-plus years. Overall an excellent play copy of this lost classic and the first of this pressing we have seen! SCX6286).
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