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White Hot Stamper

Sergio Mendes
Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66

  (Item #: mendesergi_1703) 

Our Price: $399.99

  • Amazing Triple Plus (A+++) sound on both sides, it's been many, many years since we've found a copy this good
  • Superb clarity, mind-blowing transparency, sweetness and freedom from grain, not to mention powerful dynamics - this copy is ALIVE
  • We go wild for the breathy multi-tracked female vocals and the layers of harmonies, the brilliant percussion, as well as the piano work and arrangements of Sergio himself
  • 4 1/2 Stars; "Sergio Mendes expanded his sound, went further into Brazil, and out came a gorgeous record of Brasil '66 at the peak of its form."
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Milt Jackson Quintet
That's The Way It Is

  (Item #: jacksthats_1703_1) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • Triple Plus (A+++) or close to it on both sides, this is a killer live jazz album from Shelly's Manne-Hole
  • The sound is HUGE, rich and real, with the kind of relaxed Tubey Magical sound that not many live albums achieve
  • Wally Heider engineered and he knocked it out of the park - You Are There, and even better, it's 1969
  • "This is not experimental jazz. It's beyond that, or as they say in New York, outside that. This is solid, rooted, sweet-smelling earth of an enduring style, as played by masters."
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Bob Dylan
Another Side of Bob Dylan

  (Item #: dylananoth_1703) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • A Top Copy of this early Dylan classic -- Triple Plus (A+++) or very close to it on both sides
  • Great songs including All I Really Want To Do, Chimes Of Freedom, My Back Pages and more
  • Both sides here are incredibly big and full yet still clean and clear with lots of bottom end weight
  • Vinyl is relatively quiet for a Dylan album, Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus
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The Beatles
Revolver

  (Item #: beatlrevol_1703_1) 

Our Price: $219.99

  • This vintage Parlophone LP impressed the hell out of us, earning seriously good Double Plus (A++) grades
  • The sound is lively, conveying the energy and enthusiasm of the Beatles with every mind-expanding song
  • Revolver is an album that belongs in any collection - why not own one whose 14 songs all sound positively amazing?
  • 5 stars in the AMG: "...its daring sonic adventures and consistently stunning songcraft set the standard for what pop/rock could achieve."
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John Coltrane
Lush Life

  (Item #: coltrlushl_1703) 

Our Price: $139.99

  • One of the all-time great Coltrane albums returns to the site with outstanding sound - Double Plus (A++) or close to it
  • Only recently did we chance upon the right pressing - the right era, the right label, the right stampers, the right sound
  • Bigger, richer, fuller, livelier and more present than any pressing you've ever heard or your money back
  • Allmusic: "...amid all of the (well-deserved) hubbub over Giant Steps and A Love Supreme, it is extremely edifying to pick up this 1957-1958 effort and hear how well the man could play standards and especially ballads."
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Miles Davis
In Person - Friday Night

  (Item #: davisinper_1703) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Both sides of this original Six-Eye pressing earned strong Double Plus (A++) grades
  • Love the sound of vintage tube jazz recordings? This copy delivers like very few records will
  • Both sides here are clean, clear and open with plenty of presence and energy
  • Relatively quiet vinyl too -- good luck finding a copy that sounds like this and plays so well
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Beethoven / ’Kreutzer’ and Spring Sonatas / Szeryng

  (Item #: beethkreut_2377_1703) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Superb Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides of this fairly quiet Golden Age RCA Recording
  • The Kreutzer is one of the truly great violin concertos, and here it is in its entirety with wonderful 1961 Living Stereo Sound
  • The sonic immediacy and clarity of the violin are excellent - this pressing has a sweeter top and it clearly easier on the ears for it
  • This pressing also gives you the wonderful Beethoven Spring Sonata, with Rubinstein at the piano
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The Byrds
Fifth Dimension

  (Item #: byrdsfifth_1703) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • An excellent copy with Double Plus (A++) grades from beginning to end - this is the right sound for this music
  • Both sides are clean, clear and open with great bass and Folk Rock energy to spare
  • Many of their classics are here: Eight Miles High, Hey Joe, 5D (Fifth Dimension), Wild Mountain Thyme, Mr. Spaceman and more
  • Allmusic gives it 4 1/2 stars and credits the original material as "some of the first and best psychedelic rock".
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The Byrds
Mr. Tambourine Man

  (Item #: byrdsmrtam_1703) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • An exceptionally good sounding copy, earning Double Plus (A++) grades or close to it on both sides
  • Lively, balanced and vibrant, with a healthy dose of the Tubey Magical Richness these recordings need in order to work
  • Listen to how breathy Jim (later Roger) McGuinn's vocals are - his vocals are key to the better sounding Byrds records
  • Allmusic 5 Stars: "One of the greatest debuts in the history of rock ... nothing less than a significant step in the evolution of rock & roll itself, demonstrating that intelligent lyrical content could be wedded to compelling electric guitar riffs and a solid backbeat."
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Jefferson Airplane
2400 Fulton Street

  (Item #: jeffe2400f_1703) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • With three Triple Plus (a+++) sides and one close behind, this is clearly the best copy we played in our shootout
  • If you're looking for excellent sound, quiet vinyl and practically all the band's best material, this is the double album for you
  • We of course can't say these pressings are competitive with Hot Stampers of the original albums, but the best of them can be quite good sounding
  • AMG 4 Stars: "...all of the essentials are here -- most of Surrealistic Pillow, along with highlights from the surrounding albums up through the end of the group's history and a few odd singles and B-sides that otherwise usually get overlooked."
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Frank Sinatra
My Kind of Broadway

  (Item #: sinatmykin_1703) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • This killer copy has a Triple Plus (A+++) side two backed with a Double to Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) side one
  • Superb Tubey Magical mid-'60s Sinatra sound, recorded in various sessions from 1961 to 1965
  • The sound is richer, fuller and, importantly, SMOOTHER than the typical pressings
  • Allmusic: "When Sinatra delivers, as he does on the show-stopper "Luck Be a Lady," the results are pretty spectacular..."
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Jimi Hendrix
Are You Experienced

  (Item #: hendrareyo_1703) 

Our Price: $649.99

  • Double Plus (A++) on the first side, Triple Plus (A+++) on the second -- this Top Copy will blow you away!
  • On the A+++ side two? Wind Cries Mary, Fire, Foxey Lady, Third Stone From The Sun and the title track
  • The sound is dramatically bigger, cleaner, livelier and more present than you'll get on the typical pressing
  • No matter what version you've been playing, we guarantee you'll be blown away by the energy and punch on this one
  • "One of the most stunning debuts in rock history, and one of the definitive albums of the psychedelic era." Allmusic, 5 stars
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Creedence Clearwater Revival
Willy and the Poor Boys

  (Item #: creedwilly_1703) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • An outstanding copy with Double Plus (A++) grades on both sides - open, present and balanced
  • The sound is unusually clean and clear with surprising punch down low and tons of energy
  • Surprisingly quiet vinyl for this album -- copies we find are very rarely as quiet as this
  • Five Stars on Allmusic, featuring Down On The Corner, Fortunate Son, Midnight Special and more
  • "Fortunate Son is one of the greatest, hardest rock & rollers ever cut, so it might seem to be out of step with an album that is pretty laid-back and friendly, but there's that elemental joy that by late '69 was one of CCR's main trademarks."
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Cream
Goodbye

  (Item #: creamgoodb_1703) 

Our Price: $219.99

  • Both sides of this British pressing rated an outstanding sonic grade of Double Plus (A++)
  • The low end speed and energy on this copy are crazy good-- it's like a Cream concert in your listening room
  • The overall sound is rich, full and lively with solid deep bass and good space
  • "The live music on the whole is better than that on Wheels of Fire, capturing the trio at an empathetic peak as a band." -- Allmusic
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Tchaikovsky / Concerto for Violin & Orchestra / Oistrakh

  (Item #: tchaivioli_1703) 

Our Price: $139.99

  • One of the better sounding copies of the concerto we have ever played, earning Double Plus (A++) grades on both sides
  • Compare the sound of this pressing to ANY Heavy Vinyl reissue - you should be in for quite a shock
  • Side one has more of a "Living Stereo" mid-hall perspective which some may find especially attractive
  • Side two is huge, open, clear, hi-rez and exceptionally lively - our thanks go to Bill Kipper at Masterdisk


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Hot Stamper

Sergio Mendes
Equinox

  (Item #: mendeequin_1703) 

Our Price: $59.99

  • Hot Stamper or better sound on both sides for one of Sergio's best albums
  • Natural and balanced with plenty of energy and dynamics
  • AMG: "continues the scrumptiously winning sound that Sergio Mendes cooked up in the mid-'60s."
  • Watch What Happens, Night and Day, Wave - Mendes makes magic with these great songs
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Ray Brown
with The All-Star Big Band

  (Item #: brownwitht_1703_1) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) nearly shootout-winning Demo Disc sound on both sides - this is Big Band done right
  • The Tubey Magical richness of this 1962 recording is breathtaking - no modern record can touch it
  • Swinging tunes played by some of the best Jazz Pros of the day - Cannonball Adderley, Joe Newman, Tommy Flanagan and plenty more
  • This is the kind of HUGE, RICH sound that Ray Hall engineered with tubes back in 1962, and it's glorious to hear in 2017
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Bill Evans
Moonbeams

  (Item #: evansmoonb_1703) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • Triple Triple - with A+++ grades on both sides, this is by far the best copy of Bill Evans' 1962 classic to ever hit the site
  • Full-bodied and warm, exactly the way vintage analog should sound, yet as clear and as open as any pressing you've ever heard
  • The first album Evans recorded after Scott LaFaro's death and it is deep - what an immersive experience
  • Allmusic raves it's "...so well paced and sequenced the record feels like a dream ... Moonbeams was a startling return to the recording sphere and a major advancement in his development as a leader."
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Lee Morgan
The Rumproller

  (Item #: morgarumpr_1703) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • Triple Triple - with A+++ grades on both sides, this is the best copy of Lee's Blue Note classic to ever hit the site!
  • The trumpet on this album is superb - it sounds just right to us - tonally correct with biting leading edge transients
  • It's nearly impossible to find clean vintage pressings of Blue Note albums these days, let alone copies that sound remotely as good as this one does
  • A 5 Star album on Allmusic: "The group works together seamlessly to create an album that crackles with energy while maintaining a stylish flow."
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Coleman Hawkins and Clark Terry
Back In Bean’s Bag

  (Item #: hawkibacki_1703) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • The best copy we have ever heard - Triple Plus (A+++) on side two and nearly as good on side one (A++ to A+++)
  • This is the kind of classic All Tube, Live in the Studio Columbia Sound from 1962 that makes a mockery of most jazz recordings
  • What a swingin' group - there is simply not a false step or false note to be found anywhere on either side of this wonderful recording
  • Hawkins teamed up with the personable trumpeter Clark Terry for this upbeat set of of solid swing. Terry in particular is in exuberant form on "Feedin' the Bean" and a delightful version of "Don't Worry About Me," but Hawkins's playing (particularly on the trumpeter's ballad "Michelle") is also in fine form."
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Super Hot Stamper

Beethoven / Symphony #6 (Pastoral) / Ansermet

  (Item #: beethsym6_6160_1703_2) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • With Double Plus (A++) grades on both sides, this is a wonderful find from our recent shootout, on fairly quiet vinyl too
  • The texture on the strings is captured perfectly - this is an area in which modern pressings fail almost completely
  • Everything sounds so right on this record, so much like live music, there is almost nothing to say about the sound other than You Are There
  • Recorded in Geneva's exquisite Victoria Hall in 1959, this is a top performance from Ansermet and the Suisse Romande, the best we know of
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Duke Ellington
Up In Duke's Workshop

  (Item #: ellinupind_1703) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Excellent Double Plus (A++) Ellington Big Band sound from 1969-1972 can be heard on both sides here
  • The overall sound is clean, clear and open yet still pretty big and full with a solid bottom end
  • Pablo has here compiled some of Ellington's best later music and mastered and pressed it wonderfully as well
  • "Duke Ellington was the most important composer in the history of jazz as well as being a bandleader who held his large group together continuously for almost 50 years."
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Spirit
Spirit

  (Item #: spirispiri_1703) 

Our Price: $449.99

  • Incredible sound for this psychedelic masterpiece with both sides rating a Triple Plus (A+++)
  • Wall to wall, with layered studio depth like you will not believe, the kind of space you hear on an engineering classic like Dark Side
  • The first Triple Triple Shootout Winning copy to hit the site in years, and one of the few that's quiet enough to enjoy
  • 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic, but in our estimation it deserves at least five - it's simply BRILLIANT
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John Coltrane
The Stardust Session

  (Item #: coltrstard_1703) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • Three amazing sides, each rating a Triple Plus (A+++) or close to it and one excellent Double Plus side
  • Spacious, open, transparent, rich and sweet, it's a remarkable disc from the Golden Age with the added benefit of mastering using the more modern cutting equipment of the '70s.
  • Superb sound quality courtesy of Rudy van Gelder's engineering (1958/1963) and the superior mastering of David Turner (1972)
  • AMG 4 Stars: "...Coltrane is heard near the end of his "sheets of sound" period, perfecting his distinctive style and taking colorful and aggressive solos."
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Harry Nilsson
Aerial Ballet

  (Item #: nilssaeria_1703) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • Killer Double Plus (A++) sound for side one, really big and clear
  • Side two earned a Single Plus for its sweet, rich tonality
  • We're big Nilsson fans here at Better Records - play this record and you may become one
  • 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic: "Harry Nilsson decided to pick up where he left off with his debut, offering another round of effervescent, devilishly clever pop, equal parts lite psychedelia, pretty ballads, and music hall cabaret."
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Traffic
The Best of Traffic

  (Item #: traffbesto_1703) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • Wow! This is the best copy to hit the site in over five years - Triple Plus on side one, Double Plus (A++) side two
  • This amazing compilation boasts superb sound, often better than the very same tracks on the original British releases
  • Relatively quiet vinyl, Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus on both sides - Island didn't make them any quieter in 1969
  • Top 100 and 4 Stars on Allmusic: "As a selection of the best and most popular material from the group's first three albums, the result is hard to fault..."
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Jimi Hendrix
Axis: Bold As Love

  (Item #: hendraxisb_1703_1) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Great sound for this album is TOUGH to come by - here both sides are getting this music right
  • Big, rich and lively sound -- a sizable step up from most pressings
  • Spanish Castle Magic, Little Wing and Castles Made Of Sand all sound great
  • 5 stars on Allmusic and an album that just KILLS on a Hot Stamper like this
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The Beatles
Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band

  (Item #: beatlsgtpe_1703) 

Our Price: $499.99

  • A stunning copy with a Triple Plus (A+++) on side two, a Double Plus (A++) on side one, amazing from first note to last
  • Huge, spacious and detailed, with the Tubey Magic of a fresh tape, this is the way you want to hear Sgt. Pepper
  • Most pressings - especially the new ones - have nothing like this kind of Tubey Magic, space and energy
  • A Better Records Top 100 - "It's possible to argue that there are better Beatles albums, yet no album is as historically important as this."
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Peter, Paul & Mary
In The Wind

  (Item #: peterinthe_1703_1) 

Our Price: $139.99

  • With close to Triple Plus sound (A++ to A+++) on side two and Double Plus (A++) on side one, this is the second best copy we've ever had on the site
  • It's been ages since we had any copies of this 1963 release, the one that helped get Dylan's career going, if you can imagine that
  • This Gold Label stereo LP has the MIDRANGE MAGIC that’s no doubt missing from whatever 180g reissue has been made from these 50+ year old tapes
  • "Their third recording was one of the group's stronger outings... In particular, this record was essential to boosting the profile of Bob Dylan, including their huge hit cover of "Blowin' in the Wind..."
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Thelonious Monk
Criss-Cross

  (Item #: monk_criss_1703) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • A wonderful Top Copy -- Triple Plus (A+++) on the first side and Double Plus (A++) on the second
  • The overall sound is very rich and full-bodied with excellent energy and presence
  • The piano sounds amazing here -- natural and dynamic, letting Monk's passionate playing shine
  • "This is prime Monk for any degree of listener." -- Allmusic, 4 stars
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Jerry Jeff Walker
Mr. Bojangles

  (Item #: walkemrboj_1703) 

Our Price: $179.99

  • A wonderful find of Jerry Jeff's from 1968, with nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) sound on both sides!
  • This copy almost won the shootout - it's clear, rich and natural, with good vocal presence and wonderful energy
  • The title track sounds amazing, but that's just one of the great songs with excellent sound on the album
  • The engineering team of Tom Dowd and Phil Lehle really worked their magic on this one
  • 4 1/2 Stars in Allmusic: "...Walker favored the country and folk side of folk-rock much more than the rock side."
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The Beatles
Revolver

  (Item #: beatlrevol_1703) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Excellent Hot Stamper sound on both sides - full and musical with energy and tight bass, with quiet vinyl as well
  • Guaranteed to beat the original, the Heavy Vinyl (mono or stereo), the Half-Speed - you name it, this copy will beat it
  • A Better Records Top 100 title, one that many consider the Greatest Rock Album of Them All
  • 5 stars in the AMG: "Revolver stands as the ultimate modern pop album."
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Peter, Paul & Mary
Album 1700

  (Item #: peteralbum1700_1701_1) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • Amazing sound throughout with both sides rating just shy of White Hot (A++ to A+++)!
  • When the three of them sing good and loud on these tracks not only can you hear them belting it out, you FEEL it too
  • You get a surprisingly strong bottom end and impressive dynamics on this pressing, dramatically better than most of those we played
  • Features their great version of Leaving On A Jet Plane, a Number One smash that still holds up after more than 45 years(!)
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Donald Byrd
A New Perspective

  (Item #: byrd_anewp_1703) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • A KILLER copy of one of our all-time favorite Blue Note albums and only the second White Hot copy to hit the site in years!
  • Side two rates Triple Plus (A+++) and side one earned a strong Double Plus (A++)
  • The sound is exceptionally rich, warm and lively with excellent bass and wonderfully full vocals
  • 5 stars on Allmusic: "One of the most successful uses of a gospel choir in a jazz context"
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The Beatles
With The Beatles

  (Item #: beatlwitht_1703) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • A crazy good Top Copy, with both sides rating a Double to Triple Plus (A++ to A+++), just shy of White Hot!
  • Superb space and immediacy, rich and smooth and so Tubey Magical -- exactly the right sound for this music
  • So many great songs: Til There Was You, You've Really Got A Hold On Me, Devil In Her Heart...
  • Allmusic: "It was clear that, even at this early stage, the Beatles were rapidly maturing and changing, turning into expert craftsmen and musical innovators."
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The Association
Insight Out

  (Item #: associnsig_1703) 

Our Price: $119.99

  • Outstanding Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides - Windy and Never My Love are simply amazing here
  • The Tubey Magical sound, the lively, tight playing by The Wrecking Crew, not to mention some killer Chart Topping '60s pop, make this THE Association record to own
  • Allmusic: "The harmonies and choruses are among the most beautifully textured singing in a rock outfit this side of the Beach Boys."
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The Beatles
Please Please Me

  (Item #: beatlpleas_1703) 

Our Price: $549.99

  • What a copy! Incredible Triple Plus (A+++) sound or close to it on both sides
  • This copy has superb presence, clarity and size -- they just don't get any better than this!
  • A Better Records Top 100 album, 5 stars on Allmusic: "Decades after its release, the album still sounds fresh"
  • A Triple Plus PPM would clearly be a top pick for a Beatles Demo Disc - your jaw will drop
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Herbie Mann
Live At The Village Gate

  (Item #: mann_livea_1703) 

Our Price: $69.99

  • Two excellent Hot Stamper sides for what is probably the most well known album Herbie Mann ever made
  • Open, spacious and balanced throughout
  • 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic: "In addition to "Comin' Home Baby," Mann and his men perform memorable versions of "Summertime" and "It Ain't Necessarily So"; the latter is 20 minutes long. Recommended."
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Miles Davis
Seven Steps to Heaven

  (Item #: davisseven_1703_1) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Excellent Double Plus (A++) sound from beginning to end make this a Must Own Miles Davis album from 1963
  • The brilliant 30th street recording is characteristically HUGE, rich, full, sweet, as well as tonally correct and lively as can be
  • The clarity, transparency, and freedom from smear and distortion are what really set these top quality pressing apart
  • "Some of his most introspective, romantic ballad playing" -- Allmusic, 4 1/2 stars
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Miles Davis
Seven Steps to Heaven

  (Item #: davisseven_1703) 

Our Price: $399.99

  • A stunning Top Copy: Triple Plus (A+++) on side two, Double Plus (A++) on side one. Quiet vinyl too!
  • The brilliant 30th street recording is out of this world -- amazing immediacy, excellent clarity, incredible bass and more
  • The clarity, transparency, and freedom from smear and distortion are what really set these top quality pressings apart
  • "Some of his most introspective, romantic ballad playing" -- Allmusic, 4 1/2 stars
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Jimi Hendrix
Axis: Bold As Love

  (Item #: hendraxisb_1703) 

Our Price: $749.99

  • A STUNNING pressing: Triple Plus (A+++) on both sides
  • Huge and present, rich and full, with the kind of weight and power this album almost never has
  • Relatively quiet vinyl, playing Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus on both sides
  • 5 stars on Allmusic and an album that just KILLS on a pressing like this
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Bob Dylan
John Wesley Harding

  (Item #: dylanjohnw_1702) 

Our Price: $189.99

  • A wonderful sounding copy of this pivotal Dylan LP - Double Plus (A++) or close to it on both sides
  • This copy has the bass, fullness & vocal presence that are hard to come by for this album
  • The title track, Dear Landlord, I'll Be Your Baby Tonight, All Along the Watchtower and I Pity The Poor Immigrant are a few of the more memorable songs here
  • 5 stars on Allmusic: "The music is simple, direct, and melodic, providing a touchstone for the country-rock revolution that swept through rock in the late '60s."
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Duke Ellington
Up In Duke's Workshop

  (Item #: ellinupind_1702_1) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Superb Triple Plus (A+++) Ellington Big Band sound from 1969-1972 can be heard on this side one
  • Side two was excellent as well, earning a sonic grade of Double Plus (A++) for its remarkably richness and Tubey Magic
  • Pablo has here compiled some of Ellington's best later music and mastered and pressed it wonderfully as well
  • "Duke Ellington was the most important composer in the history of jazz as well as being a bandleader who held his large group together continuously for almost 50 years."
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Led Zeppelin II
Led Zeppelin II

  (Item #: ledze2_1702_3) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • A great copy with Single to Double Plus (A+ to A++) sound on both sides and quiet vinyl too!
  • The overall sound here is clean, clear and open with excellent bass and lots of energy
  • An obvious Better Records Rock & Pop Top 100 pick as one of the best and best sounding rock albums ever
  • It's VERY hard to find copies that play this well and sound like this!
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Jimi Hendrix
Electric Ladyland

  (Item #: hendrelect_1702_1) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • Excellent Double Plus (A++) sound or better on all four sides - a very strong copy from start to finish
  • The acid-drenched soundscapes are certainly going to be exciting to the kind of audiophile who still digs Classic Rock
  • Probably the best-recorded of Hendrix's studio albums - lots of space and Tubey Magical richness are key to the best pressings
  • 5 stars in the AMG: "...not only one of the best rock albums of the era, but also Hendrix's original musical vision at its absolute apex."
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Frank Sinatra
All The Way

  (Item #: sinatallth_1702) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • This vintage '60s Capitol pressing did very well in our shootout, earning sonic grades of A++ or better on both sides
  • It has the all the Tubey Magic one could ask for, allowing Sinatra's rich baritone to work its magic on every phrase
  • The vinyl is not as quiet as we would like so we are offering this one at a much better price than previous copies have sold for
  • As you can well imagine, finding clean, scratch-free '60s Sinatra records like this one, in stereo no less, is no walk in the park
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Joe Cocker
Joe Cocker (1969)

  (Item #: cockejoeco_1969_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99
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  • Two strong Double Plus (A++) sides on relatively quiet vinyl make this a Must Own pressing
  • Both sides are full-bodied and solid with excellent presence
  • She Came In Through The Bathroom Window sounds wonderful
  • "A fine introduction to the singer's classic, late-'60s and early-'70s period." -- 4 Stars in Allmusic
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The Beach Boys
Endless Summer

  (Item #: beachendle_1702) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • A great copy with Single to Double Plus (A+ to A++) sound on all four sides
  • The overall sound is clean, clear and open with plenty of energy
  • Surfer Girl and In My Room sound fantastic on this pressing -- you will be blown away
  • "... a great collection of songs that proved irresistible..." - All Music 5 Stars
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Simon & Garfunkel
Bookends

  (Item #: simonbooke_1702_1) 

Our Price: $449.99

  • An amazingly good 360 stereo pressing, Triple Plus Plus (A+++) on the first and Double Plus (A++) on the second
  • Our hottest copies have lovely midrange magic on the guitars and voices as well as plenty of studio ambience on most tracks, especially the simpler, more folky ones
  • An album that has become much tougher to come by - this may be the best copy to hit the site since 2009 (!)
  • Top 100, Five Stars - side two alone has Fakin' It, Mrs. Robinson, A Hazy Shade of Winter and At the Zoo
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Neil Young
Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

  (Item #: youngevery_1702_2) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • A knockout Top Copy with incredible Triple Plus (A+++) sound on side two and an excellent Double Plus (A++) side one
  • Huge, Live-in-Your-Listening-Room sound throughout
  • The sound is incredibly big and full yet still clean and clear -- nothing like the average copy
  • [B]reathtakingly different... both for Young and for rock in general." Allmusic 5 Stars
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Jeff Beck
Truth

  (Item #: beck_truth_1702_1) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • A knockout Top Copy, with both sides earning a Triple Plus (A+++) or close to it
  • Really fun music - it's a blast to hear Rod Stewart fronting such a heavy rock band
  • Easily and by a wide margin the best sounding record Jeff Beck ever made
  • AMG 5 Stars "...his amp is turned up to 13 and ready to short out."
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The Byrds
Turn! Turn! Turn!

  (Item #: byrdsturnt_1702) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • Out of this world Triple Triple (A+++) sound - sure to be one of the best Byrds recordings you'll ever hear
  • Both of these Shootout Winning sides are rich, clear and present - they just don't get any better than this!
  • 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic and one of the better sounding Byrds recordings, with a number of their best songs including the title track
  • "...more Bob Dylan covers were included, as well, and "Satisfied Mind" was their first foray into country-rock, a direction they would explore in much greater depth throughout the rest of the '60s."
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Simon & Garfunkel
Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme

  (Item #: simonparsl_1702) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • This is a surprisingly good sounding album - when you can hear it on a Hot Stamper that sounds like this
  • It's open, spacious, and transparent, with breathy vocals - the sound is, above all, natural
  • A Demo Disc for Tubey Magical voices and guitars, as well as a longtime Better Records Top 100 album
  • 4 1/2 stars Allmusic: "[I]t is an achievement akin to the Beatles' Revolver or the Beach Boys' Pet Sounds album, and just as personal and pointed as either of those records at their respective bests."
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Santana
Santana

  (Item #: santasant1_1701) 

Our Price: $179.99

  • Two killer Double Plus (A++) sides - rich and relaxed with powerful guitar-fueled Latin Rock energy
  • The drums have real snap to them - correct percussion is critical to this music and this copy delivers
  • A Must Own album, clearly their Masterpiece, and one of the truly groundbreaking debuts in rock history
  • "Santana combined Latin rhythms with jazz-inspired improvisation, hard-rock guitar and lyrical, B.B. King-style blues - and even had a hit single, "Evil Ways." Rolling Stone
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Bob Dylan
The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan

  (Item #: dylanfreew_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • An excellent Stereo pressing, between Single and Double Plus (A+ to A++)
  • Both sides are present, clear and open with good space
  • "This is rich, imaginative music, capturing the sound and spirit of America..." 5 stars in AMG
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The Band
Music From Big Pink

  (Item #: band_music_1702_1) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Two strong Double Plus (A++) sides make this a consistently impressive copy of this all-time classic album
  • We guarantee you have never heard Music from Big Pink sound remotely as good as it does here
  • The sound is just plain fuller, cleaner, livelier and more transparent, with more Tubey Magic.
  • 5 stars on Allmusic: "Over time, Music from Big Pink came to be regarded as a watershed work in the history of rock, one that introduced new tones and approaches to the constantly evolving genre."
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Creedence Clearwater Revival
Bayou Country

  (Item #: creedbayou_1702_1) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • Two killer sides, earning very strong Double Plus (A++) sonic grades and pressed on decent vinyl
  • Proud Mary and Good Golly Miss Molly are two of the best sounding tracks found on the album
  • Our pick for the best sounding CCR recording -- when you have a copy that sounds as good as this one
  • "All the songs add up to a superb statement of purpose, a record that captures Creedence Clearwater Revival's muscular, spare, deceptively simple sound as an evocative portrait of America." — Allmusic, 4 1/2 stars
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The Byrds
Ballad of Easy Rider

  (Item #: byrdsballa_1702) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • A stunning Top Copy: Triple Plus (A+++) on the first side, Double Plus (A++) on the second
  • We're always blown away at just how much further the Top Copies like this one take the music -- a dramatic difference!
  • Both sides are dramatically richer, fuller and more transparent than you'll hear on most pressings
  • "Ballad of Easy Rider was the album where the new lineup really hit its stride." Allmusic, 4 stars
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The Doors
The Soft Parade

  (Item #: doorssoftp_1702) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Two exceptionally good sounding Double Plus (A++) sides on pretty darn quiet vinyl (for this album anyway)
  • The sound is rich, lively and dynamic with great brass and punchy drums - thanks Bruce Botnick!
  • Full of great songs including Touch Me, Runnin' Blue, Wild Child and the amazingly trippy extended Soft Parade suite
  • A tragically underrated album and a killer recording, with Demo Quality sound on the better pressings such as this one
  • "Much like a true “parade” of an English fugue, the song morphs from Morrison’s a capella sermon-like intro to a Baroque ballad to a show tune-like section to the long rock outro, the music masterfully following the flowing, stream of consciousness lyric." Hell yeah!
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The Beatles
White Album

  (Item #: beatlwhite_1702_1) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • This British pressing earned consistently high Double Plus (A++) grades on almost all four sides, falling just short on side 4
  • This copy of the Beatles' double album masterpiece is going to thrill and delight the lucky person who snags it.
  • Some of the most powerful and immersive Beatles sound you will ever hear -- we guarantee you will be KNOCKED OUT
  • "If there is still any doubt that Lennon and McCartney are the greatest song writers since Schubert, then next Friday - with the publication of the new Beatles double LP - should surely see the last vestiges of cultural snobbery and bourgeois prejudice swept away in a deluge of joyful music making..." Right On!
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Chicago
Chicago Transit Authority

  (Item #: chicachica1_1702) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Four Double Plus (A++) sides can only mean one thing - this copy is great from start to finish
  • These four sides boast some of the best sounding, boldest arrangements for a horn-based rock band we've ever heard
  • Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?, I'm A Man and Questions 67 and 68 are simply incredible here
  • "In April of 1969, the four sides of Chicago Transit Authority unleashed a formidable and ultimately American musical experience... an unheralded synthesis of electric guitar wailin' rock & roll to more deeply rooted jazz influences and arrangements."
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The Moody Blues
To Our Children's Children's Children

  (Item #: moodytoour_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Lush but clear Tubey Magical Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides
  • Clean, clear, rich and lively - this is a great way to hear the Moody Blues
  • Dating from 1969, this is one of the group's "Classic Seven" releases
  • "There are no extended suites on this album, but Justin Hayward's "Watching and Waiting" and "Gypsy" have proved to be among the most popular songs in the group's history."
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Cannonball Adderley - Bill Evans
Know What I Mean?

  (Item #: adderknoww_1702) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • The sound is superb on this Double Plus (A++) copy of one of our favorite Cannonball Adderley albums - QUIET vinyl too
  • 1961 recording technology coupled with the mastering technology used by the gifted George Horn results in top quality sound
  • Based on what I'm hearing most of the sound of the album -- natural, full-bodied, smooth and sweet -- must be on the master tape that way
  • "It's hard to imagine any fan of mainstream jazz not finding much to love on this very fine recording."
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The Band
The Band

  (Item #: band_band_1702_1) 

Our Price: $269.99

  • With Double Plus (A++) grades or better on both sides this is an outstanding copy of an absolutely essential album
  • Big bass, rich meaty guitars and smooth silky vocals make this a Band album like you have never heard before.
  • Not only is the sound superb, both sides here play Mint Minus Minus, about as quiet as we can find them
  • 5 stars: "The arrangements were simultaneously loose and assured, giving the songs a timeless appeal..."
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Sonny Rollins
The Bridge

  (Item #: rollibridg_1702) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • A superb sounding stereo copy of this Rollins classic: Triple Plus (A+++) on side one, Double Plus (A++) on side two
  • The 1962 sound is wonderfully Tubey Magical, full-bodied and solid throughout, the bass note-like and clear
  • This is the kind of Demo Disc sound that Ray Hall was able to engineer with tubes back in 1962, and it's glorious to hear in 2017
  • 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic: "The interplay between Rollins and Jim Hall [on guitar] is consistently impressive, making this a near-classic and a very successful comeback."
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Herbie Hancock
My Point of View

  (Item #: hancomypoi_1702) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Two killer sides for one of Herbie's best albums - both clock in at or better than Double Plus (A++)
  • The sides here are wonderful - rich and warm with a huge bottom end and lots of space around the instruments
  • The lineup here includes Grant Green, Donald Byrd, Tony Williams, Hank Mobley and more
  • AMG: "It's a little more relaxed than Takin' Off, but in its own way My Point of View is nearly as stunning."
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Nat King Cole
Sings Hymns and Spirituals

  (Item #: cole_sings_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Our Triple Plus shootout winning side one here has the clearest, most natural vocals, putting a living, breathing Nat King Cole front and center in your listening room
  • Side two earned a grade of A++, again with some of the best vocal reproduction we heard in our shootout
  • The warmth and sweetness of the sound could not be more important - they're the distinctive and unmistakable hallmarks of Vintage All Tube Analog sound
  • Allmusic users gave this one 4 1/2 Stars and we might be inclined to be that generous ourselves
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Barbra Streisand
The Third Album

  (Item #: streithird_1702) 

Our Price: $119.99

  • Two top sides, with side one better than Double Plus (A++ to A+++) and side two nearly as good
  • These 360 Label stereo originals and early pressings are the only way to hear the Tubey Magic and space on the tape
  • Frank Laico engineered at Columbia's legendary 30th street studios - you can easily imagine how good the sound is
  • Ms Streisand sings a wonderful batch of standards on this one: My Melancholy Baby, Just In Time, It Had To Be You, As Time Goes By and 6 more
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The Rolling Stones
Beggars Banquet

  (Item #: rollibegga_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Great sound, between Single and Double Plus (A+ to A++) throughout - this is the way the Stones sound in '68
  • Present and lively with nice body and musicality
  • One of a select group of Rolling Stones records which we prize above all others - Sticky Fingers and Let It Bleed round out the trio
  • 5 stars in the AMG -- with songs like Sympathy For The Devil, Street Fighting Man, Stray Cat Blues, No Expectations - really, is there a bad track on the album? We sure can't find one
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Neil Young
Everybody Knows This Is Nowhere

  (Item #: youngevery_1702) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Two outstanding sides, the best copy to hit the site in well over a year
  • Side one rates nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++), side two came in close behind at Double Plus (A++)
  • The sound is exceptionally big, clear, open and lively -- nothing like the average copy
  • [B]reathtakingly different... both for Young and for rock in general." Allmusic 5 Stars
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Jeff Beck
Truth

  (Item #: beck_truth_1702) 

Our Price: $119.99

  • Excellent Double Plus (A++) sound from beginning to end for Beck's amazingly well recorded masterpiece
  • Both sides have the Big Rock Sound and powerful Rock Energy, the kind we go crazy for here at Better Records
  • Really fun music - it's a blast to hear Rod Stewart fronting such a heavy rock band
  • Easily and by a wide margin the best sounding record Jeff Beck ever made - thanks Ken!
  • AMG 5 Stars "...almost as groundbreaking and influential a record as the first Beatles, Rolling Stones, or Who albums."
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Lee Morgan
The Rumproller

  (Item #: morgarumpr_1702_1) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Two excellent Hot Stamper sides - richer and fuller than most copies with plenty of energy to drive the music
  • It's nearly impossible to find clean vintage pressings of Blue Note albums these days, let alone copies that sound as good as this one does
  • A 5 Star album on Allmusic: "The group works together seamlessly to create an album that crackles with energy while maintaining a stylish flow."
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Gabor Szabo with Gary McFarland
Gypsy ’66

  (Item #: szabogypsy_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Triple Plus (A+++) on side one, A+ to A++ on side two, these are some of the highest grades we've ever given out for Gypsy ’66
  • Both sides are especially relaxed and natural, with strong bass and an extended top end
  • The credit must go to one of, if not THE Greatest Jazz Engineers of all time, Mr. Rudy Van Gelder
  • "Szabo's original sound, the unusual instrumentation (two or three guitars, Sadao Watanabe on flute, Gary McFarland on marimba, bass, drums and percussion) and McFarland's clever arrangements uplift the music."
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Gerry Mulligan
And His Concert Jazz Band On Tour

  (Item #: mulliandhi_1702) 

Our Price: $139.99

  • Double Plus (A++) on side one, nearly as good on side two, this live album is crazy good sounding on this copy
  • Huge space, size and clarity, with Tubey Magical richness befitting its 1960 recording dates
  • On the second track of side two the swingin' Zoot Sims is as immediate and real as any sax player can be
  • 4 1/2 Stars in Allmusic and "highly recommended."
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Jerry Jeff Walker
Mr. Bojangles

  (Item #: walkemrboj_1702_2) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • A wonderful find of Jerry Jeff's from 1968, with excellent Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides
  • Clean and clear, rich and natural, with good vocal presence and wonderful energy throughout
  • The title track sounds amazing, but that's just one of the great songs with excellent sound on the album
  • The engineering team of Tom Dowd and Phil Lehle really worked their magic on this one
  • 4 1/2 Stars in Allmusic: "...Walker favored the country and folk side of folk-rock much more than the rock side."
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Creedence Clearwater Revival
Creedence Clearwater...

  (Item #: creedcreed_1702) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • A wonderful copy of CCR's debut from 1968, with nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) sound on both sides
  • Both of these sides are exceptionally lively, solid and dynamic -- just what this music needs
  • Probably the most difficult CCR studio album to find with great sound - and here it is - quiet vinyl too
  • 4 stars on Allmusic, features I Put a Spell on You, Susie Q, The Working Man, Porterville and more
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Creedence Clearwater Revival
Bayou Country

  (Item #: creedbayou_1702) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • A stunning Shootout Winning copy - Triple Plus (A+++) side two and Double Plus (A++) side one
  • Proud Mary and Good Golly Miss Molly are absolute MONSTERS on this copy -- you will be FLOORED
  • Our pick for the best sounding CCR recording -- when you have a copy that sounds like this one!
  • "All the songs add up to a superb statement of purpose, a record that captures Creedence Clearwater Revival's muscular, spare, deceptively simple sound as an evocative portrait of America." — Allmusic, 4 1/2 stars
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Miles Davis
Sketches Of Spain

  (Item #: davissketc_1702) 

Our Price: $499.99

  • Triple Plus (A+++) sound on side two with a side one that's very nearly as good (A++ to A+++), making this a truly killer copy!
  • Both of these Six Eye original stereo sides were stunning, knocking us out and naturally earning our top sonic grade (or close to it)
  • Tons of ambience and Tubey Magic - this 30th Street recording shows just how good Columbia's engineers were back then
  • 5 stars on Allmusic: "The most luxuriant and stridently romantic recording Davis ever made"
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Jimi Hendrix
Electric Ladyland

  (Item #: hendrelect_1702) 

Our Price: $649.99

  • With 10.5 pluses out of a possible 12, this is one of the highest rated copies to EVER hit the site
  • Sides one, two and four earned our top Triple Plus (A+++) grade or very close to it and side three was close behind at Double Plus (A++)
  • Likely to have the best Hendrix sound you'll ever hear -- rich, full-bodied, lively, present, hi-res, punchy... and then some!
  • 5 stars in the AMG: "Hendrix's original musical vision at its absolute apex."
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John Mayall with Eric Clapton
Blues Breakers

  (Item #: mayalblues_1702) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • Two outstanding sides for what gets our vote as John Mayall's best album - with Double Plus (A++) sound this is the way to hear it
  • Richer, smooth and livelier than practically any copy we heard, with Tubey Magic and space you won't believe
  • The British Decca vinyl on this amazing pressing is about as quiet as we ever expect to find for this album
  • 5 stars on Allmusic: "Bluesbreakers was Eric Clapton's first fully realized album as a blues guitarist -- more than that, it was a seminal blues album of the 1960s, perhaps the best British blues album ever cut, and the best LP ever recorded by John Mayall's Bluesbreakers."
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Jethro Tull
Stand Up

  (Item #: jethrstand_1702) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • This awesome sounding early Pink Label pressing has a nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) side one mated to a Double Plus (A++) side two
  • This is a True Tull Classic, and a VERY tough record to come by with this kind of sound and quiet vinyl
  • Both British sides give you richness, Tubey Magic, clarity and resolution few copies can touch - and what's more, IT ROCKS
  • Their best album? It gets my vote, and this copy will really make the case if you turn it up good and loud
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Frank Sinatra
Strangers In The Night

  (Item #: sinatstran_1702) 

Our Price: $219.99

  • Excellent Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides, this Sinatra title surprised us with its DEMO DISC sound
  • Clearly one of the better sounding Reprise-era Sinatra pressings we have ever played
  • Credit must given to the extraordinarily inventive arrangements of Nelson Riddle and the All Tube engineering of Lee Herschberg
  • "Sinatra's singing is relaxed, confident, and surprisingly jazzy, as he plays with the melody of "The Most Beautiful Girl in the World" and delivers a knockout punch with the assured, breathtaking "Summer Wind."
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Sergio Mendes & Brasil '66
Fool on the Hill

  (Item #: mendefoolo_1702) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • An amazing Top Copy -- Double Plus (A++) on the first side, Triple Plus (A+++) on the second
  • The sound is big, lively, punchy, rich and full-bodied -- qualities that bring out the best in this music
  • We've only listed a handful of these over the last five years -- these are TOUGH to come by
  • 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic - two songs in particular make this a Must Own album: Scarborough Fair and The Fool On The Hill
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Rimsky-Korsakov / Scheherazade / Ansermet / Suisse Romande

  (Item #: rimskscheh_6212_1702) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • Shockingly good Double Plus (A++) on both sides of this vintage London pressing
  • This copy will go head to head with the Reiner pressing and it might just show you a thing or two
  • The well known Polovtsian Dances on side two are exceptionally huge and powerful on this copy
  • An extraordinary Demo Disc - the brass has weight and power on both sides like you will not believe
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Joan Baez
Joan

  (Item #: baez_joan_1702) 

Our Price: $119.99

  • A wonderful copy, Double Plus (A++) on both sides - plenty of pure, rich, sweet, Tubey Magical analog
  • If you are in the market for a natural sounding female vocal this is a very good one
  • Not a "pure" folk album - songs by the Beatles, Donovan, Paul Simon
  • Complex, tasteful orchestrations by Peter Schickele - Eleanor Rigby is a high point
  • "...the most self-consciously beautiful record that Baez ever cut."
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Frank Sinatra
My Kind of Broadway

  (Item #: sinatmykin_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • You'll hear outstanding Double Plus (A++) sound quality on both sides of this killer copy
  • Superb Tubey Magical mid-'60s Sinatra sound, recorded in various sessions from 1961 to 1965
  • Sometimes the Reprise titles with the corny covers have the best sound, and this is one of those times
  • AMG "When Sinatra delivers, as he does on the show-stopper "Luck Be a Lady," the results are pretty spectacular..."
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Little Milton
We're Gonna Make It

  (Item #: miltowereg_1702) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • This Chess reissue had us digging its superb Double Plus (A++) sound and music
  • Clear, rich, natural sound, with no trace of "modern mastering" thank goodness
  • The title track spent three weeks at Number One on the R&B Charts - it's a classic
  • Allmusic raves: "Towering above it all, though, is Milton's powerful voice: a solid combination of gospel intensity and fluid phrasing that sprang from Roy Brown, moved through B.B. King, and found its way to both Bobby Bland and Milton, among others."
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Blind Faith
Blind Faith

  (Item #: blindblind_1702) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Excellent sound on both sides — Double Plus (A++) for side one (which is the better side), with a side two that's close behind
  • This is no audiophile "made-from-the-master-tape" snake oil - this is the real thing
  • Can't Find My Way Home sounds superb here on the A++ side - we guarantee you've never heard it sound better
  • "...it merges the soulful blues of [Traffic] with the heavy riffing and outsized song lengths of [Cream] for a very compelling sound unique to this band."
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Sergio Mendes
Equinox

  (Item #: mendeequin_1702) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • A superb pressing, Triple Plus (A+++) on side two and Double Plus (A++) on side one
  • The dynamics explode naturally, with the kind of ease that only analog is truly capable of
  • Watch What Happens, Night and Day, Wave - Mendes makes magic with these great songs
  • AMG: "continues the scrumptiously winning sound that Sergio Mendes cooked up in the mid-'60s."
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Thelonious Monk
Monk's Blues

  (Item #: monk_monks_1702) 

Our Price: $119.99

  • Side one is superb, with nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) Hot Stamper sound
  • We wish more Blue Note records had this kind of sound - natural, full-bodied, and sweet up top
  • This is a very well recorded Big Band album with great arrangements by Oliver Nelson
  • Relatively quiet vinyl, Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus throughout
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Albeniz/ Iberia - Ansermet

  (Item #: albeniberi_1702_1) 

Our Price: $129.99

  • With Double Plus (A+++) sound on both sides this is superb recording, full of orchestral excitement
  • The glorious Victoria Hall displays the true Power of the Orchestra here
  • Records are rarely this spacious, open, transparent, dynamic and sweet
  • Like Chabrier's Espana, this exotic, colorful music is sure to please any audiophile
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Neil Young
Neil Young

  (Item #: youngneily_1702) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • The first Triple Triple copy of Neil Young's solo debut to ever hit the site!
  • Both A+++ sides are very clean, clear and transparent with excellent resolution
  • Most importantly, this copy had the best vocal sound of any we played -- Neil sounds just right
  • Surely one of Neil's toughest to find with top quality sound -- and quiet vinyl -- but we did it here!
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Vivaldi / The Four Seasons / Societa Corelli

  (Item #: vivalfours_1702) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • Tubey Magical 1960 Living Stereo sound for The Four Seasons is back at Better Records
  • Double Plus (A++) on side one, nearly as good on side two, this copy had the vintage analog sound we were looking for
  • The best copies are simply bigger, richer and more open, with a more extended, sweeter high end
  • If you drool over the Tubey Magical sound that RCA and others achieved in 1960, this is the copy for you
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Gerry Mulligan
Jeru

  (Item #: mullijeru_1608s) 

Our Price: $149.99
Sale Price: $99.99 (You save $50.00 / 33%)


  • This Black Print 360 original stereo pressing put most copies we played to shame with wonderful Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides
  • Tubier, more transparent, more dynamic, with that "jumpin' out of the speakers' quality that only The Real Thing (an old record) ever has
  • Hard to imagine any reissue, vintage or otherwise, can beat the sound of this LP - we sure couldn't find one
  • "Jeru flawlessly swings with a relaxed, throbbing, positive life force."
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Creedence Clearwater Revival
Green River

  (Item #: creedgreen_1702_1) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • An excellent copy with Double Plus (A++) sound from beginning to end!
  • The overall sound is big and full yet still pretty clean and clear with plenty of energy and great bass
  • Features many of their best songs: Green River, Wrote a Song for Everyone, Bad Moon Rising, Lodi and plenty more
  • 5 stars on Allmusic: " CCR's third album Green River represents the full flower of their classic sound initially essayed on its predecessor, Bayou Country."
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Led Zeppelin II
Led Zeppelin II

  (Item #: ledze2_1702_1) 

Our Price: $799.99

  • A stunning Triple Triple Plus (A+++) pressing that is absolutely guaranteed to rock your world like no other
  • This is freakishly good sound - we created a Top Ten list just to put this album on it
  • With clean copies selling for up to $1000+ on ebay, we're having to pay a fortune for the album these days
  • We're selling this one at a huge discount due to some modest condition issues (see below)
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The Band
The Band

  (Item #: band_band_1702) 

Our Price: $599.99
Sale Price: $499.00 (You save $100.99 / 17%)


  • TRIPLE TRIPLE (A+++) for this all-time classic -- you won't find a better copy than this one
  • The sound is warm, natural, clear, present and punchy throughout
  • An incredibly tough album to find with great sound and reasonable vinyl these days
  • Both sides here play Mint Minus Minus, which makes this one of the quietest Top Copies we've found in years
  • 5 stars in the AMG: "Simultaneously loose and assured, giving the songs a timeless appeal"
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The Moody Blues
In Search Of The Lost Chord

  (Item #: moodyinsea_1702) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • This early UK pressing offers excellent Double Plus (A++) sound from beginning to end
  • This copy is tubey and rich and, importantly, it doesn't sound murky or muddy
  • The first Moody Blues album to feature their trademark mellotron arrangements
  • "...the album on which the Moody Blues discovered drugs and mysticism as a basis for songwriting and came up with a compelling psychedelic creation, filled with songs about Timothy Leary and the astral plane and other psychedelic-era concerns."
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Stevie Wonder
Down To Earth

  (Item #: wondedownt_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Super Hot Stamper sound on both sides of this mono pressing, fairly quiet vinyl too
  • The cover's still in the shrink - we may never see another this nice!
  • Rich and tubey, with smooth vocals, definitely not the sound of AM radio (thank god)
  • The Big Hit here is Thank You Love and it sounds just right
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Jimi Hendrix
Hendrix In The West

  (Item #: hendrinthe_1702) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Two strong Double Plus (A++) sides, very open and clear with great punch down low
  • A fun live album with excellent sound and great performances by Jimi
  • The awesome version of Little Wing is just killer with the killer sound of this copy
  • 4 stars in the AMG: "A great sampling of Hendrix's late-period live material (and his sense of humor)."
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