Record Label Hunting There are many types of record collector out there, with some that focus on a style of music, a certain band, or particular era. Others will focus directly on record labels, which is particularly common collectors of rock, progressive, and psychedelia. There are labels such as Vertigo […]
Record Label Hunting Deep in the detective department at eil.com, we look to expand our database of vinyl records of the late fifties & sixties on a daily basis. Homing in on the finer details, here we present a list of LABELS we believe were vital in help shape the […]
The 1969 UK first press 10-track stereo vinyl LP of Nick Drake’s stunning debut album, Five Leaves Left, was released on the pink ‘block’ label. This label design was short lived, with only two albums having their debut release on this label, and five other earlier Island releases were repressed […]
from the BBC: Reggae has been added to a list of international cultural treasures which the United Nations has deemed worthy of protecting and promoting. The music, which grew out of Jamaica in the 1960s thanks to artists like Toots and the Maytals, Peter Tosh and Bob Marley, was added […]
We are proud to be an official stockist for the digital editions of these amazing 2007 Russian limited edition 352 page A4 sized books by Yuri Grishin, supplied as a PDF on a branded USB stick. There’s one for each of the Island Record label, Harvest Records, Vertigo Records and Charisma. […]
We are proud to be an official stockist for the 2016 digital editions of these amazing 2007 Russian limited edition 352 page A4 sized books by Yuri Grishin, supplied as a PDF on a branded USB stick. Perfect for label collectors – immediate despatch! There’s one for each of the Island Record […]
…..feast your eyes on this treasure trove of killer Island Records Ska ’45s, all being added to the website as we speak…
Getting everybody a little hot under the collar when it came through the doors at Eil Towers last week was this genuine 1st press of King Crimson’s landmark prog rock masterpiece, for the full lowdown on this rarer-than-hen’s-teeth LP, read on or click here….
We’ve just had a handful of super rare Ska and Rocksteady singles come through the doors at eil.com – all original ’60s Island Records pressings, here’s a few choice picks with more to follow over the next few days – watch this space!