Your weekly best of premium collectable arrivals including Queen, The Beatles, P.I.L and more

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

QUEEN Absolute Greatest (2009 UK Limited Deluxe Edition 20-track 3-LP set pressed on 180gram Heavyweight Vinyl – A joyous celebration of Queen’s greatest moments, ‘Absolute Greatest’ charts over 21 years of making people rock, feel, sense and celebrate, with a 20-track collection including their earliest hit, ‘Seven Seas of Rhye’ [1974], ‘Killer Queen’, ‘Crazy Little Thing Called Love’, ‘Radio Ga Ga’, ‘I Want To Break Free’, ‘We Are The Champions’ and ‘Somebody to Love’, thebrooding heart pounding ‘Under Pressure’ [featuring David Bowie], the operatically ballistic ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’, and perhaps the ultimate curtain-call rock song, ‘The Show Must Go On’ and many more. Housed in a 12″ x 12″ lift-off lid picture box complete with a 16-page 12″ soft back photo book and comes with exclusive access to online streaming of 20 live performances! The vinyl is in BRAND NEW condition housed in the picture sleeve which remains sealed within its custom-stickered original shrinkwrap).

The Beatles Rubber Soul - 1st - Loud Cut - EX vinyl LP album (LP record) UK BTLLPRU297728

THE BEATLES Rubber Soul (Rare 1965 UK first press 14-track mono vinyl LP on the black & yellow Parlophone label, with ‘The Gramophone Co.’ & ‘Sold In The UK’ text, G&L front laminated flipback picture sleeve with rounded ended flipbacks & ‘Patents Pending’ on the bottom flip. The matrices both end -1, indicating that this is the earliest & hard to find LOUD CUT variant PMC1267)

P.I.L. Metal Box + Insert - EX Vinyl Box Set UK PILVXME257182

P.I.L. Metal Box (1979 UK first press 12-track triple LP housed in a custom made 16mm film canister with PIL embossed logo, ‘Metal 1’ sticker on the reverse, white circular paper dividers & tracklist/credits insert. An era-defining classic with Lydon’s fearless vocal delivery, Levene’s guitar slashing, Jim Walker’s metronomic drumming & Wobble’s cavernous bass, soaking up everything from Krautrock, punk & dub this is the ultimate in ‘post-punk’. The tin on this copy shows only a little faint tarnishing, as almost all copies are found these days, & remains in superb Excellent condition. All three vinyl discs are in wonderful Excellent condition with barely any play METAL1).

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