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Super Hot Stamper

Steely Dan
Katy Lied

  (Item #: steelkatyl_1901_2) 

Our Price: $179.99

  • An outstanding original copy with Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER throughout
  • Take it from Steely Dan: "The sound created by musicians and singers is reproduced as faithfully as possible, and special care is taken to preserve the band-width and transient response of each performance."
  • Our pick for the best Dan album of them all, a Masterpiece of Jazzy Swing Pop that is sure to reward hundreds of plays
  • 5 stars: "Each song is given a glossy sheen, one that accentuates not only the stronger pop hooks, but also the precise technical skill of the professional musicians drafted to play the solos."
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The Oscar Peterson Trio
The Trio

  (Item #: petertrio_1901_1) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • You'll find outstanding Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides of this Pablo LP
  • The size, the weight, the solidity, the clarity, the energy, the rhythmic drive - it's all here and more
  • 5 stars: "Guitarist Joe Pass and bassist Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen both play well on these live performances, but the reason to acquire this set is for the remarkable Oscar Peterson. Peterson really flourished during his years with Norman Granz's Pablo label, and this was one of his finest recordings of the period."
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Super Hot Stamper

The Allman Brothers
Brothers and Sisters

  (Item #: allmabroth_1811_1901) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • A very strong copy, with each side earning a Double Plus (A++) for sound and blessed with exceptionally quiet vinyl
  • Dramatically better than the typical pressing - super lively, full-bodied and clear with real extension up top and down low
  • 4 stars on Allmusic and the band's commercial peak, featuring great songs as well as stellar guitar work from Dickie Betts
  • "The Allman Brothers Band's first new studio album in two years shows off a leaner brand of musicianship, which, coupled with a pair of serious crowd-pleasers, 'Ramblin' Man' and 'Jessica,' helped drive it to the top of the charts for a month and a half and to platinum record sales."
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The Allman Brothers
Eat A Peach

  (Item #: allmaeatap_1803_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Outstanding Double Plus (A++) sound on all four sides - these two discs are rockin' from first note to last
  • The heartfelt radio-friendly songs such as Melissa and Little Martha keep up the energy and add to the enjoyment factor
  • Exceptionally quiet for this title -- Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus throughout
  • 5 stars: "The record showcases the Allmans at their peak, and it's hard not to feel sad as the acoustic guitars of "Little Martha" conclude the record, since this tribute isn't just heartfelt, it offers proof of Duane Allman's immense talents and contribution to the band."
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Deep Purple
Machine Head

  (Item #: deeppmachi_1805_1901) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Two killer sides clocking in at Double Plus (A++) - the sound is HUGE, with real energy, presence and WHOMP - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • Amazingly spacious, the result no doubt of it being recorded practically live in the studio
  • Their superbly talented engineer, Martin Barre, recorded the big, bold, rich, smooth sound of British Rock about as well as anyone ever did
  • 5 stars: "Machine Head was anything but a one-trick pony, introducing the bona fide classic opener "Highway Star," which epitomized all of Deep Purple's intensity and versatility while featuring perhaps the greatest soloing duel ever between guitarist Ritchie Blackmore and organist Jon Lord."
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Talking Heads
Talking Heads: 77

  (Item #: talkitalki_1901) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • Excellent Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER from beginning to end - fairly quiet vinyl too
  • Big, full and lively with a punchy bottom end, as well as tonally correct from top to bottom, this is the right sound for this groundbreaking music
  • This album and specifically this Hot Stamper has the energy and power of live rock and roll, no doubt about it
  • 5 stars and a Top 100 Title: "The music was undeniably catchy, even at its most ominous, especially on "Psycho Killer," Byrne's supreme statement of demented purpose."
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Eagles
On The Border

  (Item #: eagleonthe_1901_1) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • A killer British SYL copy with Double Plus (A++) sound or better for this criminally underrated California Country Rock classic
  • If you've never heard one of these early UK pressings on the SYL white label you have simply never heard this album sound they way it should (or even close)
  • You Never Cry Like A Lover and The Best Of My Love (their first No. 1) have Glyn Johns patented DEMO DISC quality sound and then some
  • We're HUGE fans of the album here at Better Records; it's some of the most sophisticated, well-crafted, heartfelt music these guys ever made, and that's saying a lot coming from us - we've been big fans for decades
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Leonard Cohen
New Skin For the Old Ceremony

  (Item #: cohennewsk_1808_1901) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • A stunning sounding copy with Triple Plus (A+++) sound on the second side and Double Plus (A++) on the first
  • Both sides here are big and full with wonderfully present vocals, plenty of energy and deep punchy bass
  • "New Skin for the Old Ceremony may be Leonard Cohen's most musical album... the songs are delivered with more passion than usual." - All Music
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Grateful Dead
Europe '72

  (Item #: grateeurop_1810_1901) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • A superb sounding original Warner Brothers Green Label pressing with Triple Plus (A+++) sound on the fifth side and excellent Double Plus (A++) sound on the other five
  • The sound here is big, full-bodied, clean and clear with tons of energy and plenty of extension on both ends
  • "No record album can replace a live appearance by the Dead — but those who can’t get enough of this exceptional band will be kept busy for a good little while with this one." - Rolling Stone
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White Hot Stamper

Stealers Wheel
Stealers Wheel

  (Item #: stealsteal_1807_1901) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • This early British pressing has two outstanding sides, both earning shootout winning Triple Plus (A+++) grades for their amazingly Tubey Magical sound
  • The legendary Geoff Emerick engineered, which explains why the sound is (potentially) so good on the better pressings.
  • Take it from us: the real British-pressed vinyl from the real master tape makes all the difference in the world
  • 4 Stars: "Ultimately, this very solid outing casts a somber shadow because of unfulfilled expectations. And any record this carefully crafted doesn't deserve to languish in the bins of obscurity..."
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Neil Diamond
Hot August Night

  (Item #: diamohotau_1804_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • An excellent sounding copy with Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER on all four sides!
  • The wonderful presence and energy here bring a lively Neil Diamond performance right to your listening room
  • If you own the MoFi this copy will show you how they screwed up the sound of Neil's voice (nothing new there, right?)
  • 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic: "This is the ultimate Neil Diamond record. Not necessarily the best - he's at his most appealing crafting in the studio - but certainly the ultimate, capturing all the kitsch and glitz of Neil Diamond, the showman."
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Hot Stamper

Frank Zappa
Fillmore East - June 1971

  (Item #: zappafillm_1701_1901) 

Our Price: $49.99

  • A very good sounding copy, with both sides earning excellent Hot Stamper grades and with quiet vinyl to boot
  • Side one has some of the strongest, funniest, most politically incorrect material: The Mud Shark, What Kind of Girl Do You Think We Are? and Bwana Dik
  • When you can hear it right this is an incredibly fun live album with surprisingly good sound
  • Thanks god Flo and Eddie (AKA The Turtles) have the vocal chops and then some to pull off this hilarious comic opera
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Steeleye Span
Commoners Crown

  (Item #: steelcommo_1608x_1901) 

Our Price: $49.99

  • An outstanding early British pressing, with huge and dynamic Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides
  • The Tubey Magical Richness of this recording must be heard to be believed
  • Some of the best English Folk Rock Music ever recorded on analog tape and preserved on this lovely vinyl disc!
  • Allmusic gives it 4 1/2 stars: "Now a full-fledged rock group, competing with the likes of Jethro Tull and pumping out higher amperage than Fairport Convention, Steeleye engages in heavy riffing, savage attacks on their instruments, and generally kicks out the jams on this album."
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White Hot Stamper

Paul McCartney
McCartney

  (Item #: mccarmccar_1901_1) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • This copy of McCartney's Masterpiece boasts two incredible sides each rating a Triple Plus (A+++) or close to it
  • It's big, rich and full-bodied with a massive bottom end, lots of presence and the kind of spatiality that can fill your entire listening room
  • Record Collector highlighted "Every Night", "Junk" and "Maybe I'm Amazed" as songs that "still sound absolutely effortless and demonstrate the man's natural genius with a melody."
  • A Top 100 pick and Paul McCartney's One and Only Masterpiece - a Must Own when it sounds this good!
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The Who
Quadrophenia

  (Item #: who__quadr_1808_1901) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • You'll find outstanding Double Plus (A++) sound on all four sides of this British Track pressing - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • Quadrophenia - a Top 100 Title - is the last of the truly great Who albums, and you won't believe how good it sounds here
  • If you want to hear this music explode out of the speakers and come to life the way The Who intended it to, just set the volume good and high and let 'er rip
  • "Some of Townshend's most direct, heartfelt writing is contained here, and production-wise it's a tour de force, with some of the most imaginative use of synthesizers on a rock record."
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The Doobie Brothers
Toulouse Street

  (Item #: doobitoulo_1901_1) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • An original Green Label pressing with seriously good Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides, this copy is really rockin'
  • Two of our favorite engineers - Stephen Barncard & Donn Landee - worked their magic here
  • Smooth sound, punchy in the bass, dynamic in the choruses, sweet vocals - this is The Better Records Sound
  • 4 stars in Allmusic: "...it all still sounds astonishingly bracing 30 years later; it's still a keeper, and one of the most inviting and alluring albums of its era."
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Super Hot Stamper

Ambrosia
Ambrosia

  (Item #: ambroambro_1901_2) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Spectacular Prog Rock sound explodes on this copy of the band's phenomenally well-recorded debut album, mixed by none other than Alan Parsons
  • With seriously good Double Plus (A++) grades throughout, this copy has the sound we were looking for
  • Big Whomp Factor here - the bottom end is huge and punchy on this copy, like nothing you've heard
  • A Better Records All-Time Favorite & Top 100 Demo Disc: " Its songs skillfully blend strong melodic hooks and smooth vocal harmonies with music of an almost symphonic density."
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Super Hot Stamper

The Zombies
The World of the Zombies

  (Item #: zombiworld_1811_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Two outstanding sides each rating a solid Double Plus (A++) - you have never heard The Zombies sound better, guaranteed
  • When you get hold of a sublimely Tubey Magical copy such as this, the sound of Rod Argent's Hammond B-3 is nothing less than glorious
  • This UK compilation plays exceptionally well throughout - Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus - they don't come quieter
  • 4 Stars: "The Zombies' obvious appreciation for adeptly crafted melodies and rich vocal harmonies likewise made them favorites of pop fans as well as more discerning listeners."
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Elton John
Rock of the Westies

  (Item #: john_rocko_1901_1) 

Our Price: $129.99

  • With excellent Double Plus (A++) sonic grades on both sides, this is a Must Own Elton John classic
  • The music on this album has energy that surpasses any other Elton collection we've heard
  • Includes rockers like Medley (Yell Help, Wednesday Night, Ugly); Island Girl; Street Kids and Hard Luck Story
  • "Rock of the Westies appears in retrospect to be his last great rock album. It certainly does rock consistently harder than any other John album..." - Amazon
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Super Hot Stamper

Donny Hathaway
Live

  (Item #: hathalive_1901_1) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • Excellent sound throughout for this superb live album with both sides earning a solid Double Plus (A++)
  • Both sides here are super rich and full-bodied with a big bottom end
  • Hathaway and his band are on fire here playing for an enthusiastic small club audience
  • 4 1/2 stars in the AMG and a true soul classic -- "Donny Hathaway's 1972 Live album is one of the most glorious of his career... Live solidified Hathaway's importance at the forefront of soul music."
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Supertramp
Even In The Quietest Moments

  (Item #: supereveni_1901) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • With a seriously good Double Plus (A++) side one and a side two that's right up there with it, this copy has a lot going for it - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • Quietest Moments can hold its own with any of the band's classics, from Crime all the way through to Breakfast
  • Big Production Tubey Magical British Art Rock just doesn't get much better than Supertramp in the Seventies
  • "The title of Even in the Quietest Moments... isn't much of an exaggeration — this 1977 album finds Supertramp indulging in some of their quietest moments... It feels more pop than it actually is, despite the opening single, "Give a Little Bit," their poppiest song to date, as well as their biggest hit."
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Nearly White Hot Stamper

The Rolling Stones
Black and Blue

  (Item #: rolliblack_1901_1) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Insanely good sound throughout with Double to Triple (A++ to A+++) sound throughout, just shy of our shootout winner; fairly quiet vinyl too
  • Hand Of Fate on side one sounds particularly good - it has the meaty Glyn Johns sound we love
  • A full-bodied, solid copy like this lets you appreciate Billy Preston's contributions, which are all over this album, a very good thing
  • "Melody ought to be a tentative experiment with Billy Preston's jazzy keyboard sound. Instead, it's a triumph, Jagger's voice swooping and snaking around Preston's piano and harmonies."
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Super Hot Stamper

Bennett & Evans
The Tony Bennett / Bill Evans Album

  (Item #: benneevans_1901_1) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • A wonderful original pressing of this classic collaboration: Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER from start to finish
  • This album, one of our best Hot Stamper pressings, ranks near the top of the All Time Great Male Vocal Recordings
  • Waltz for Debby is the best thing here. You want to hear the Bennett-Evans Magic? Go right to that track
  • 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic: "One of the best albums of either's career."
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Super Hot Stamper

Paul McCartney and Wings
Red Rose Speedway

  (Item #: mccarredro_1901_1) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • This early British EMI pressing has superb Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER throughout
  • Both sides are super big and full-bodied with a lovely bottom end
  • This copy has exactly the kind of sound we look for in a 70's Pop Rock record
  • "...McCartney's little flourishes are intoxicating -- not just the melodies, but the facile production and offhand invention."
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Super Hot Stamper

Various Artists
The Blues... A Real Summit Meeting

  (Item #: varioblues_1901) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • Excellent Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER on all four sides and only the second copy to hit the site in many years
  • The overall sound here is incredibly big, and full with a solid bottom end and lots of space around all of the players and instruments
  • Features B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Eddie "Cleanhead" Vinson, Big Mama Thornton, Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup and more
  • Recorded live at Newport in New York, this is an OUTSTANDING blues album


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Super Hot Stamper

Milt Jacskon
Sunflower

  (Item #: jackssunfl_1801_1901) 

Our Price: $99.99
Sale Price: $79.99 (You save $20.00 / 20%)


  • Superb Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides - this copy of Sunflower is exceptionally musical and enjoyable
  • So open, with an extended top end, not gritty or crude, always resolving the musical information in a natural way - we loved it
  • These superstars guarantee this is real jazz: Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Billy Cobham, Freddie Hubbard et al.
  • 4 1/2 Stars: "Recorded over two days in December of 1972 at Rudy Van Gelder's home studio, vibraphonist Milt Jackson's Sunflower is the first - and best - of his three albums for Creed Taylor's CTI imprint. (And one of the finest offerings on the label.)"
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White Hot Stamper

Grateful Dead
Blues For Allah

  (Item #: grateblues_1807_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99
Sale Price: $249.99 (You save $50.00 / 17%)


  • A stunning sounding copy of this Grateful Dead classic with Shootout Winning Triple Plus (A+++) sound or close to it on both sides
  • Probably the last essential Dead album - this pressing has especially silky, sweet vocals, good presence and energy, punchy bass and a spacious soundfield
  • "The Dead went into a state of latent activity that lasted until the spring of [1975] when the band reconvened to record Blues for Allah... Obviously, the time off had done the band worlds of good, as Blues for Allah — more than any past or future studio album — captures the Dead at their most natural and inspired."
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White Hot Stamper

Brian Eno
Before And After Science

  (Item #: eno__befor_1801_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99
Sale Price: $249.00 (You save $50.99 / 17%)


  • A stunning sounding copy of Eno's brilliant 1977 release, earning Shootout Winning Triple Plus (A+++) grades on both sides
  • Before and After Science and Taking Tiger Mountain are Must Own albums for those of us who grew up on and still revere the best Art Rock Albums of the '70s (Roxy Music, 10cc, Talking Heads, etc.).
  • Exceptionally quiet vinyl, Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus on both sides
  • 5 stars: "The music on Before and After Science at times resembles Another Green World ("No One Receiving") and Here Come the Warm Jets ("King's Lead Hat") and ranks alongside both as the most essential Eno material."
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Super Hot Stamper

Peter Frampton
Frampton Comes Alive

  (Item #: frampframpton_comes_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • All four sides of this double album earned Double Plus (A++) grades or close to it for their Big, Bold Live Rock sound - exceptionally quiet vinyl too, a true Mint Minus on two sides
  • Mixed and mastered so that the guitar solos soar the way they do in live music -- what a thrill it is to hear them finally sounding the way they should
  • A killer copy like this one is a potent reminder of why we all went so crazy for this album back in the '70s - I did anyway
  • Allmusic agrees with us that many tracks here are "much more inspired, confident, and hard-hitting than the studio versions."
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Super Hot Stamper

J.J. Cale
Naturally

  (Item #: cale_natur_1901) 

Our Price: $119.99

  • Excellent sound throughout with both sides earning solid Double Plus (A++) sonic grades or close to them
  • "Cale included a new version of "After Midnight" on the album, but the true meat of the record lay in songs like "Crazy Mama," which became a hit single, and "Call Me the Breeze," which Lynyrd Skynyrd later covered. On these songs and many others on Naturally, Cale effortlessly captured a lazy, rolling boogie that contradicted all the commercial styles of boogie, blues, and country-rock at the time."
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Grateful Dead
Europe '72

  (Item #: grateeurop_1901) 

Our Price: $599.99

  • Stunning sound throughout with all six sides earning shootout winning Triple Plus (A+++) grades
  • The sound here is big, full-bodied, clean and clear with tons of energy and plenty of extension on both ends
  • "No record album can replace a live appearance by the Dead — but those who can’t get enough of this exceptional band will be kept busy for a good little while with this one." - Rolling Stone
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The Oscar Peterson Trio
The Trio

  (Item #: petertrio_trio_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • Incredible sound on both sides of this Pablo LP; Triple Plus (A+++) throughout
  • The overall sound here is super rich and full-bodied with plenty of extension on both ends
  • "Peterson really flourished during his years with Norman Granz's Pablo label, and this was one of his finest recordings of the period." - All Music, 5 Stars
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Elton John
Rock of the Westies

  (Item #: john_rocko_1901) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • An amazing early British pressing, with both sides rating a Triple Plus (A+++) - exceptionally quiet vinyl
  • This copy rocks like crazy with serious weight down low, huge size and space, and plenty of driving energy
  • The better copies like this don't get too congested in the choruses, a typical problem with the album
  • Best bets: Medley (Yell Help, Wednesday Night, Ugly); Island Girl; Street Kids and Hard Luck Story
  • "Rock of the Westies appears in retrospect to be his last great rock album. It certainly does rock consistently harder than any other John album..." - Amazon
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Fleetwood Mac
Future Games

  (Item #: fleetfutur_1901) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • An outstanding early domestic pressing (the ones we like) with Double Plus (A++) grades, or close to them, on both sides
  • Christine McVie officially joins the band here, contributing some of the best songs on the album - Morning Rain is one of her best and a true Fleetwood Mac classic
  • Fleetwood Mac practically invented Space Rock, which reached its apotheosis two years later on Mystery to Me (my favorite by the band)
  • A criminally underrated album unlike anything you've heard and a Better Records favorite for more than 40 years
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Steely Dan
Katy Lied

  (Item #: steelkatyl_1901_1) 

Our Price: $499.99

  • A killer copy with a Shootout Winning Triple Plus (A+++) sound from start to finish
  • The sound is HUGE -- big, bold, dynamic, and lively, just the way you want The Dan to sound
  • Our pick for the best Steely Dan album of them all, a Masterpiece of jazzy swing pop that will surely reward hundreds of plays
  • 5 stars: "Each song is given a glossy sheen, one that accentuates not only the stronger pop hooks, but also the precise technical skill of the professional musicians drafted to play the solos."
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Fleetwood Mac
Fleetwood Mac

  (Item #: fleetfleet_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • A Killer early copy of this Fleetwood Mac's classic 1975 release, earning Shootout Winning Triple Plus (A+++) grades, or close to them, on both sides
  • A Rock and Pop Top 100 Title - their best sounding album bar none - the sound is Tubey Magical like no other Mac LP
  • 5 Stars: "Fleetwood Mac is a blockbuster album that isn't dominated by its hit singles, and its album tracks demonstrate a depth of both songwriting and musicality that would blossom fully on Rumours.
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Super Hot Stamper

The Clash
London Calling

  (Item #: clashlondo_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Outstanding throughout - all four sides earned seriously good grades of Double Plus (A++) or close to them for their big, rich, rockin' sound - exceptionally quiet vinyl
  • This pressing gives you tons of energy, real presence, and huge weight and power down low that the music demands
  • A shockingly well-recorded album that comes to life with the combo of a great copy and a hi-res, full-range system
  • 5 stars: "A stunning statement of purpose and one of the greatest rock & roll albums ever recorded."
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Eagles
One Of These Nights

  (Item #: eagleoneof_1810_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • An outstanding copy, with nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) sound on the second side and Double Plus (A++) on the first
  • This one is doing it right: rich and full, huge punchy bass, a nice extended top and a huge three-dimensional soundfield
  • Lyin' Eyes and Take It To The Limit sound out of this world on this copy - we guarantee they will rock your world
  • 4 stars: "...a lyrical stance — knowing and disillusioned, but desperately hopeful — had evolved, and the musical arrangements were tighter and more purposeful. The result was the Eagles' best-realized and most popular album so far."
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Traffic
John Barleycorn Must Die

  (Item #: traffjohnb_1901) 

Our Price: $119.99

  • With two seriously good Double Plus (A++) sides, this copy was one of the better pressings we played in our shootout
  • Both sides have the vintage analog sound we love - rich and smooth, with plenty of Tubey Magic and studio space - fairly quiet vinyl too
  • Arguably their best album, certainly their most groundbreaking, original and involving - Low Spark would rank a close second
  • "...the band sounds utterly grounded. As the grooves percolate effortlessly along, it becomes clear that unity, not any technical skill, is what makes the music levitate."
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The Greg Allman Band
Playin' Up A Storm

  (Item #: allmaplayi_1811_1901) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • This outstanding copy boasts solid Double Plus (A++) sound from start to finish
  • A surprisingly well-recorded album - the sound is exceptionally rich, smooth and natural in the best tradition of Seventies Analog
  • "Playin' Up a Storm is a well-made, expertly performed set of blues-rock, soul-pop, and straight-ahead rock & roll ...the thing that makes it one of Allman's best solo efforts is the terrific performances. Not only is he in fine voice, delivering each song with conviction, but his supporting band - featuring such luminaries as Dr. John and Bill Payne - is sterling."
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Humble Pie
Performance - Rockin' The Fillmore

  (Item #: humblperfo_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • With outstanding Double Plus (A++) grades or better on all four sides, this live rock album really ROCKS
  • One of the best sounding - if not THE best - Hard Rock concert albums we have ever heard
  • Engineered by the legendary Eddie Kramer, what other live rock record sounds this good?
  • Allmusic: "Captured the group at their elongated best, playing for upwards of a half-hour without a care in the world."
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The Allman Brothers
Brothers and Sisters

  (Item #: allmabroth_1901) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • An awesome pressing with Nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) grades on both sides, just shy of our Shootout Winner
  • Dramatically better than practically every other pressing we played - super lively, full-bodied and clear with real extension up top and down low
  • 4 stars on Allmusic and the band's commercial peak, featuring great songs as well as stellar guitar work from Dickie Betts
  • "The Allman Brothers Band's first new studio album in two years shows off a leaner brand of musicianship, which, coupled with a pair of serious crowd-pleasers, "Ramblin' Man" and "Jessica," helped drive it to the top of the charts for a month and a half and to platinum record sales."
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Van Morrison
His Band And Street Choir

  (Item #: morrihisba_1901) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • With nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) sound on both sides, this is a killer copy of this great sounding, underrated album
  • The band is swinging, the material top-notch - Domino, Crazy Face, Blue Money and other classics are all here
  • The best sounding Van Morrison album, with classic 1970 Tubey Magical analog, and a Top 100 title
  • "As 'Domino' opens the album with a show of strength, 'Street Choir' closes it with a burst of both musical and poetic energy which is not only better than anything else on the album but may well be one of Van's two or three finest songs." Rolling Stone
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Dire Straits
Communique

  (Item #: direscommu_1810_1901) 

Our Price: $249.99
Sale Price: $199.99 (You save $50.00 / 20%)


  • A stunning sounding copy with shootout winning Triple Plus (A+++) sound or close to it on both sides
  • Both sides are incredibly rich and full-bodied with a massive bottom end and tons of big rock energy, the right sound for this music!
  • If you're a fan of the band's debut release, you'll find much to like on this underappreciated album
  • It is insanely difficult to find good copies of this album, which is why we've only had a handful of Hot Stampers hit the site in all these years
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Pink Floyd
Dark Side Of The Moon

  (Item #: pinkfdarks_1801_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99
Sale Price: $249.00 (You save $50.99 / 17%)


  • With two superb sounding sides, each rating a Double Plus (A++), this mindblowing recording is guaranteed to rock your world
  • The transparency, the clarity, the energy, the power - it's all here on these very special import pressings
  • Just listen to how clear the clocks are on Time, how breathy the vocals are on Breathe, how textured the synthesizers are and how silky the top end is from the beginning of the album all the way to the end
  • Very quiet vinyl throughout -- Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus
  • A Top 100 album (Top Ten actually) and Demo Disc to rival the greatest recordings of all time
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The Doobie Bros.
What Were Once Vices...

  (Item #: doobiwhatw_1804_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99
Sale Price: $99.00 (You save $50.99 / 34%)


  • This outstanding pressing boasts Double Plus (A++) sound from first note to last and relatively quiet vinyl
  • This copy has a relaxed, open, and lively sound that works wonderfully with the Doobie Brothers' music
  • Black Water is the big hit on their breakthrough fourth album, and it sounds wonderful here - Eyes of Silver and Another Park, Another Sunday are killer too
  • "The Doobies team up with the Memphis Horns for an even more Southern-flavored album than usual..."
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Carole King
Tapestry

  (Item #: king_tapes_1809_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • This killer copy of King's beloved Tapestry earned Double Plus (A++) grades on both sides
  • This album is clearly Carole's masterpiece - it's loaded with great songs, and they all sound fantastic here
  • Punchy, clear and open - and pressed on exceptionally quiet vinyl for this title - Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus
  • 5 stars: "...an intensely emotional record, the songs confessional and direct; in its time it connected with listeners like few records before it, and it remains an illuminating experience decades later."
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Elton John
Elton John

  (Item #: john_elton_1808_1901) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Both sides earned outstanding Double Plus (A++) grades for this notoriously troublesome title
  • So many Elton John classics are here and there's not a dog in the bunch: Border Song, Take Me to the Pilot, Sixty Years On, Your Song, etc.
  • Top 100 - the strings on Sixty Years On are huge, rich and rosiny and the arrangements by Paul Buckmaster are advanced even by today's standards
  • 4 1/2 stars: "Even with the strings and choirs that dominate the sound of the album, John manages to rock out on a fair share of the record... Elton John remains one of his best records."
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Elton John
Captain Fantastic & the Brown Dirt Cowboy

  (Item #: john_capta_1805_1901) 

Our Price: $129.99
Sale Price: $99.00 (You save $30.99 / 24%)


  • You'll find superb Double Plus (A++) sound or close to it on both sides of this relatively quiet UK pressing
  • Includes two of our favorites: (Gotta Get A) Meal Ticket and the massive hit Someone Saved My Life Tonight
  • 5 stars: "Elton John and Bernie Taupin recalled their rise to power in Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy, their first explicitly conceptual effort since Tumbleweed Connection. It's no coincidence that it's their best album since then, showcasing each at the peak of his power, as John crafts supple, elastic, versatile pop and Taupin's inscrutable wordplay is evocative, even moving."
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Heart
Little Queen

  (Item #: heartlittl_1801_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • An excellent copy of Heart's sophomore effort, with solid Double Plus (A++) sound from the first note to the last
  • Barracuda and Love Alive are two of Heart's best songs bar none and they are guaranteed to blow your mind here
  • Both sides are big, full and solid with tons of bass and a nice extended top end; one of the better copies we heard in our most recent shootout
  • A Rock and Pop Top 100 album with Demo Disc sound on a very special pressing such as this - it will rock your world
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Emerson, Lake & Palmer
Emerson, Lake & Palmer

  (Item #: emersemers_1804_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99
Sale Price: $129.00 (You save $20.99 / 14%)


  • This killer copy offers incredible Prog Rock sound with Double Plus (A++) grades - exceptionally quiet vinyl too!
  • ANALOG at its Tubey Magical finest - you'll never play a CD that sounds this good as long as you live
  • Lucky Man and Take A Pebble on this copy have Demo Disc Quality Sound like you won't believe
  • 4 1/2 stars: "Lively, ambitious, almost entirely successful debut album, made up of keyboard-dominated instrumentals and romantic ballads showcasing all three members' very daunting talents.'"
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Dire Straits
Dire Straits

  (Item #: diresdires_1809_1901x) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • SUPERB sound throughout, with both sides of this very special British pressing rating a strong Double Plus (A++)
  • The sound is shockingly rich, full and solid with fantastic energy - you will not believe all the space and ambience on this copy
  • A Better Records Rock & Pop Top 100 title, a True Demo Disc, and our favorite by the band for both sound and music
  • "...the album is remarkably accomplished for a debut, and Dire Straits had difficulty surpassing it throughout their career."
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The Clash
London Calling

  (Item #: clashlondo_1811_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • A truly outstanding UK copy, close to our Shootout Winner, with nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) sound on all four sides
  • Similar sound to our last $699 shootout winner, at half the price, making this a true Punk Rock bargain
  • Here's the energy, presence, weight and power down low that make this a true Demo Disc (for bass especially)
  • A shockingly well-recorded album (thanks Bill Price!) that will rock like gangbusters on a hi-res, full-range system
  • 5 stars: "London Calling is a remarkable leap forward, incorporating the punk aesthetic into rock & roll mythology and roots music... a stunning statement of purpose and one of the greatest rock & roll albums ever recorded."
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The Cars
Candy-O

  (Item #: cars_candy_1810_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99
Sale Price: $129.00 (You save $20.99 / 14%)


  • A killer copy of The Cars' New Wave Classic, boasting outstanding Double Plus (A++) sound on both sides
  • Some of the best sound you'll ever hear on Candy-O -- big, punchy, DYNAMIC, clear and lively
  • A great lineup of songs with Demo Disc sound quality, thanks to Roy Thomas Baker's production
  • AMG raves it's "... the rare follow-up to a classic debut... it may be one of the best second albums ever made, full of great songs, inspired performances, and sporting a still-perfect sound."
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Led Zeppelin
Led Zeppelin IV

  (Item #: ledze4_1811_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • A Hard Rockin' Zep IV, one that earned outstanding Double Plus (A++) sonic grades on both sides - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • Dramatically fuller and smoother than most, making it possible to get the volume up good and high where it belongs
  • Here they are: Black Dog, Rock & Roll, Stairway, When the Levee Breaks, and more, sounding better than you've ever heard them
  • 5 stars: "Encompassing heavy metal, folk, pure rock & roll, and blues, Led Zeppelin's untitled fourth album is a monolithic record, defining not only Led Zeppelin but the sound and style of '70s hard rock."
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T.Rex
Electric Warrior

  (Item #: trex_elect_1810_1901) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • A superb copy of this T.Rex classic with nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) sound on both sides, coming in right behind our Shootout Winner
  • This early UK pressing is amazing, with the kind of grungy, Tubey Magical guitars that are guaranteed to blow your mind
  • It's beyond difficult to find quiet copies of this title (same goes for The Slider), let alone those with this kind of sound, so any fan of Mr Bolan should snap this one up and be quick about it
  • 5 stars: "The album that essentially kick-started the U.K. glam rock craze... it's that sense of playfulness, combined with a raft of irresistible hooks, that keeps Electric Warrior such an infectious, invigorating listen today."
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Emerson, Lake and Palmer
Tarkus

  (Item #: emerstarku_1803_1901) 

Our Price: $349.99
Sale Price: $299.00 (You save $50.99 / 15%)


  • Triple Triple (A+++) - this shockingly good copy had Shootout Winning sound on BOTH SIDES and plays as quietly as any copy ever will
  • Our monster Tarkus shootout produced exactly one amazing sounding British pressing of this quality, this one, guaranteed to rock your world
  • Eddie Offord's trademark Tubey Magic, energy, resolution, whomp factor and dynamics are all over this phenomenal recording
  • "More accomplished than the trio's first album, but not quite as polished as Brain Salad Surgery, Tarkus is nevertheless a must-have."
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Eric Clapton
Backless

  (Item #: claptbackl_1709_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99
Sale Price: $119.00 (You save $30.99 / 21%)


  • One of the better sounding copies to hit the site in a while - this British original earned Double Plus (A++) grades on both sides
  • Rich, smooth, clear sound throughout - listen to the grungy guitars on Walk Out In The Rain - that's the way they should sound all right
  • Clapton comes to life on the traditional blues Early In The Morning - it also has the best sound on the album
  • "Backless is a seductive record, if you're attracted to the interplay of Clapton's dolorous voice and Marcy Levy's raspy backup vocals, George Terry's slide guitar and Glyn Johns' pristine production." Rolling Stone
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J.J. Cale
Troubadour

  (Item #: cale_troub_1901) 

Our Price: $399.99

  • Off the charts "Triple Triple" sound for this classic JJ Cale album - both sides won our shootout, earning our top grade of Triple Plus (A+++)
  • Cale fans take note: this early Shelter pressing was doing it all, and clearly doing it better than any other copy we played
  • Eric Clapton described the man as "one of the most important artists in the history of rock."
  • 4 1/2 Stars: "J.J. Cale's albums are so steeped in his introspective style that they become interchangeable. If you like one of them, chances are you'll want to have them all."
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Jimi Hendrix
Hendrix In The West

  (Item #: hendrinthe_1901_1) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • With stunning Triple Plus (A+++) sound or close to it on both sides, this British Polydor pressing was rockin' like crazy
  • This is a fun live album with stellar performances by Jimi - the best of his many posthumous releases
  • The awesome version of Little Wing is just killer on this copy - it's Jimi's best performance of the song
  • "Hendrix in the West is a collection of extremely good live Hendrix performances between 1968-1970. Three different concerts are sampled on this 1972 release, one of the few official live Hendrix releases following his death."
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Pink Floyd
Wish You Were Here

  (Item #: pinkfwishy_1901) 

Our Price: $349.99

  • An outstanding vintage import pressing of this Pink Floyd classic, with solid Double Plus (A++) grades on both sides
  • Demo Disc Quality Floyd Magic - big and present with life, clarity and richness like you have never heard for WYWH before
  • 5 stars on Allmusic, a Top 100 title and one that is RIDICULOUSLY tough to find with sound this good and surfaces this quiet
  • "Showcasing the group's interplay and David Gilmour's solos in particular... the long, winding soundscapes are constantly enthralling."
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Tom Waits
Closing Time

  (Item #: waitsclosi_1901) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • With side one coming in at Double Plus (A++) and a side two that's right there with it, this copy has superb sound from first note to last
  • With exceptional space and clarity to complement the richness of the vintage analog sound, this pressing was on of the better we heard in our recent shootout
  • 'Ol' 55 is the highpoint of the album for us - check out The Eagles version from On The Border to hear their more polished (less-boozy) take on it
  • 4 1/2 Stars: "Tom Waits' debut album is a minor-key masterpiece filled with songs of late-night loneliness. Within the apparently narrow range of the cocktail bar pianistics and muttered vocals, Waits and producer Jerry Yester manage a surprisingly broad collection of styles..."
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Joe Cocker
Joe Cocker (1972)

  (Item #: cockejoeco_1972_1901) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • This outstanding copy of Joe Cocker's patented Blue Eyed Soul Album rates a solid Double Plus (A++) on both sides and plays quietly to boot
  • The sound on this pressing is rich, full-bodied, warm and smooth throughout, with plenty of Vintage Analog Tubey Magic
  • Pardon Me Sir; High Time We Went and Black-Eyed Blues, Midnight Rider; Do Right Woman, Do Right Man and St. James Infirmary - so many of his best songs
  • "With 'St. James' Infirmary,' Joe Cocker has moved into a whole different sphere of musical activity, far distant from the rip-roaring anarchism of the Mad Dogs ... This album is, when all be said and done, riddled with meaningful soul." -- Rolling Stone
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Jethro Tull
Aqualung

  (Item #: jethraqual_1901_1) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • With two seriously good Double Plus (A++) sides, this copy was one of the best we played in our recent shootout
  • The sound is excellent from start to finish - big, punchy, present, tubey and bursting with Rock and Roll energy
  • A Better Records Top 100 title that still floors us on the better copies, with sound that will jump right out of your speakers
  • 4 1/2 stars: "Mixing hard rock and folk melodies with Ian Anderson's dour musings on faith and religion, the record was extremely profound for a number seven chart hit, one of the most cerebral albums ever to reach millions of rock listeners."
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The Beach Boys
Endless Summer

  (Item #: beachendle_1901_1) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • A stunning sounding copy with Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER on all four sides
  • Stunning Demo Disc sound on the best tracks -- rich, full and sweet beyond belief
  • Surfer Girl and In My Room are sublime on this pressing -- you will be blown away
  • "Endless Summer, which was assembled in consultation with Mike Love, soared to number one and charted high over two subsequent summers (spending three years on the charts, the longest of any of the group's albums)." - All Music
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Miles Davis
Basic Miles

  (Item #: davisbasic_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • Insanely good Classic Jazz sound for this wonderful Miles Davis collection, with both sides rating Triple Plus (A+++)
  • The nine minute plus Green Dolphin Street that opens side two has some of the coolest jazz you will ever hear, on any record, at any price
  • If you want to know what the best copies of Kind of Blue sound like, this pressing will tell you, because it has that sound
  • We're talking Bill Evans, John Coltrane and Cannonball Adderley in their prime, 1958, with top 1958 sound to match
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Herbie Hancock
Head Hunters

  (Item #: hancoheadh_1802_1901) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • An outstanding copy with each side rating seriously good Double Plus (A++) grades or better for sound
  • If you've been disappointed by the sound of the album in the past, here's a copy that can show you a whole new Head Hunters
  • Exceptionally quiet vinyl - Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus
  • 5 stars: "It had all of the sensibilities of jazz, particularly in the way it wound off into long improvisations, but its rhythms were firmly planted in funk, soul, and R&B, giving it a mass appeal that made it the biggest-selling jazz album of all time (a record which was later broken)."
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David Bowie
Young Americans

  (Item #: bowieyoung_1810_1901) 

Our Price: $399.99
Sale Price: $349.00 (You save $50.99 / 13%)


  • One of the better copies of Bowie's soul album to hit the site this year - incredible Triple Plus (A+++) sound on side two and excellent Double Plus (A++) sound on one
  • This vintage pressing is simply bigger and fuller than the competition, with massive amounts of energy and rich punchy bass
  • Exceptionally quiet vinyl too - Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus throughout - they don't come any quieter
  • One of our favorites by The Man, with so many killer tracks: Young Americans, Win, Fascination, Somebody Up There Likes Me, Across the Universe and, of course, Fame
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Neil Young
Harvest

  (Item #: youngharve_1810_1901) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • This undeniable classic earned solid Double Plus (A++) grades or BETTER on both sides!
  • The sound is rich and full-bodied with warmth and wonderful presence - true to the quality of the recording
  • A Better Records Top 100 album and a truly superb recording, 4 1/2 stars on Allmusic (and most music lovers would give it 5)
  • "...the harrowing portrait of a friend's descent into heroin addiction, "The Needle and the Damage Done," remain among Young's most affecting and memorable songs."
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J.J. Cale
Troubadour

  (Item #: cale_troub_1810_1901) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • Outstanding sound for this classic JJ Cale album - both sides earned sonic grades of Double Plus (A++) or BETTER and play as quietly as any copy ever will
  • Cale fans take note: this early Shelter pressing was doing almost everything right - it's rich, smooth, musical and very ANALOG
  • Eric Clapton described the man as "one of the most important artists in the history of rock."
  • 4 1/2 Stars: "J.J. Cale's albums are so steeped in his introspective style that they become interchangeable. If you like one of them, chances are you'll want to have them all."
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Steely Dan
Aja

  (Item #: steelaja_1811_1901) 

Our Price: $499.99
Sale Price: $449.00 (You save $50.99 / 10%)


  • A STUNNING copy - you won't believe how BIG and BOLD the sound is; Triple Plus (A+++) or close to it on both sides
  • Punchy, full and smooth, with the kind of rhythmic energy that brings out the jazzy funk in the music
  • A Better Records Rock and Pop Top 100 album and a true Demo Disc on an exceptional pressing like this
  • 4 1/2 stars: "With Aja, Walter Becker and Donald Fagen's obsession with sonic detail and fascination with composition reached new heights. A coolly textured and immaculately produced collection of sophisticated jazz-rock, Aja has none of the overt cynicism or self-consciously challenging music that distinguished previous Steely Dan records ... a shining example of jazz-rock at its finest. "
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Fleetwood Mac
The Original Fleetwood Mac

  (Item #: fleetorigi_1809_1901) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • This CBS original British Orange Label LP is one of the BEST SOUNDING albums Fleetwood Mac ever made
  • With Double Plus (A++) grades on both sides, this was one of the better copies from our recent shootout
  • This album sounds like Fleetwood Mac is playing live in the studio most of the time, and that is a glorious sound
  • "An undeniably strong collection culled primarily from the band's first incarnation, featuring John McVie, Mick Fleetwood, Peter Green, and Jeremy Spencer."
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Elvis Costello
Armed Forces

  (Item #: costearmed_1801_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99
Sale Price: $99.00 (You save $50.99 / 34%)


  • Outstanding Double Plus (A++) grades on both sides of this early UK press, giving you killer sound from first note to last
  • Some of the biggest, boldest rock sound ever recorded - nothing short of amazing on a pressing like this
  • A Top 100 album - every track is recorded brilliantly - you will have a hard time finding a record with punchier bass than Armed Forces
  • AMG is right: "It's a dense but accessible pop record and ranks as his third masterpiece in a row." 5 Stars
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Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel (1)

  (Item #: gabrigabr1_1901_1) 

Our Price: $179.99

  • This superb British pressing earned solid Double Plus (A++) grades from start to finish
  • Gabriel's solo debut, the album features his autobiographical lead single, Solsbury Hill
  • Clearly the hardest of the first five PG records to find with good sound and decent vinyl, which is why these seldom make the site
  • "...much of the record teems with invigorating energy (as on Slowburn, or the orchestral-disco pulse of Down the Dolce Vita), and the closer "Here Comes the Flood" burns with an anthemic intensity that would later become his signature in the '80s."
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Roxy Music
For Your Pleasure

  (Item #: roxymforyo_1901_1) 

Our Price: $199.99

  • With two stunning Double to Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) sides, this UK LP came in just shy of our shootout winner
  • These sides are exceptionally rich and Tubey Magical - Roxy on record just does not get much better than this
  • We've been working on this shootout for over ten years - here is one of the better copies we have to show for our effort
  • 5 Stars: "...another extraordinary record from Roxy Music, one that demonstrates even more clearly than the debut how avant-garde ideas can flourish in a pop setting."
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Kenny Burrell
God Bless The Child

  (Item #: burregodbl_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • With a Nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) grade on side one and a solid Double Plus (A++) grade on side two, this one of the better copies we played in our recent shootout - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • One of our favorite CTI albums, and surely one of the best sounding, especially on this pressing
  • Credit goes to RVG once again for the huge space that the superbly well recorded orchestra occupies
  • AMG raves: "This is Burrell at his level best as a player to be sure, but also as a composer and as a bandleader. Magnificent."
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Santana
Abraxas

  (Item #: santaabrax_1901_1) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • With two outstanding sides each rating a Double Plus (A++) for sound, this copy is guaranteed to rock like no other you've ever heard
  • The sound is rich, full-bodied and musical with punchy drums and guitar solos that really get LOUD
  • 5 stars on Allmusic, and a Top 100 title for its blistering solos that soar into space
  • "America was never the same after Carlos Santana discovered the smoldering Afro-Cuban magic of Tito Puente. A sinuous cha cha cha that sounds as if it had been waiting for Santana's soulful guitar licks to reinvent it, the Puente-penned "Oye Como Va" became the pillar of U.S. Latin rock." -Rolling Stone
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Jimi Hendrix
Crash Landing

  (Item #: hendrcrash_1809_1901) 

Our Price: $99.99

  • An unusually strong pressing (on side one anyway, it's Nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) of one of the better sounding posthumous Hendrix albums - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • Features the great Message To Love - one of the very best Jimi tracks that never appeared on his original albums
  • Billy Cox and Buddy Miles (the rest of Hendrix's Band Of Gypsies) contribute strongly to the funk-soul feel here
  • "The LP's best-known tracks include "Message to Love" and "With the Power," both of which find Hendrix leading his Band of Gypsies power trio. Also enjoyable is a remake of the famous "Stone Free"..."
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Yes
Fragile

  (Item #: yes__fragi_1901) 

Our Price: $179.99

  • Stunning Nearly Triple Plus (A++ to A+++) sound for side one, just shy of our Shootout Winner - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • Excellent Double Plus (A++) sound on side two - Long Distance Runaround is the Demo Disc track here and it is big and bold
  • Roundabout will blow your mind with its superb clarity, lack of smear, and shocking transparency - thanks Eddie Offord for your amazing engineering
  • AMG 5 stars, our Top 100, and the second of the band's three Must Own Prog Rock Masterpieces*
  • "Fragile was Yes' breakthrough album... it also marked the point where all of the elements of the music (and more) that would define their success for more than a decade fell into place fully formed."
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Jimi Hendrix
Hendrix In The West

  (Item #: hendrinthe_1901) 

Our Price: $74.99

  • With two seriously good Double Plus (A++) sides, this copy was one of the best we played in our recent shootout - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • This is a fun live album with stellar performances by Jimi - the best of his many posthumous releases
  • The awesome version of Little Wing is just killer on this copy - it's Jimi's best performance of the song
  • 4 stars: "Hendrix in the West is a collection of extremely good live Hendrix performances between 1968-1970. A great sampling of Hendrix's late-period live material (and his sense of humor)."
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Electric Light Orchestra
Face The Music

  (Item #: electfacet_1901) 

Our Price: $169.99

  • This outstanding copy boasts solid Double Plus A(++) sound or BETTER from first note to last
  • This copy has real depth to the soundfield, full-bodied, present vocals, and lovely analog warmth
  • You probably know most of these songs, even if you don't recognize the titles (Waterfall, One Summer Dream)
  • "The soulful 'Evil Woman' was one of the most respectable chart hits of its era, and one of the best songs that Lynne ever wrote (reportedly in 30 minutes), while 'Strange Magic' showed off his writing in a more ethereal vein."
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Steely Dan
Countdown to Ecstasy

  (Item #: steelcount_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • This Steely Dan favorite boasts excellent Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER from first note to last
  • Razor Boy (a personal favorite), Show Biz Kids, My Old School, Pearl of the Quarter and King of the World are superb here
  • Rich and clear with a solid bottom end, this is the sound that lets the only real rock album this band ever made actually ROCK the way it should
  • 5 Stars: "...its eight songs are rich with either musical or lyrical detail that their album rock or art rock contemporaries couldn't hope to match."
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Jethro Tull
Aqualung

  (Item #: jethraqual_1901) 

Our Price: $649.99

  • A wildy impressive original pressing: Triple Plus (A+++) sound from the first note to the last
  • With this Triple Plus side one you get Demo Disc quality sound for the one-two punch of Aqualung and Cross-Eyed Mary
  • The sound is phenomenal from start to finish -- big, punchy, present, tubey and brimming with Rock and Roll energy
  • A Better Records Top 100 title that still floors us on the better copies, with sound that jumps from the speakers
  • 4 1/2 stars: "Mixing hard rock and folk melodies with Ian Anderson's dour musings on faith and religion, the record was extremely profound for a number seven chart hit, one of the most cerebral albums ever to reach millions of rock listeners."
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Rick Wakeman
The Six Wives of Henry VIII

  (Item #: wakemsixwi_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • This outstanding copy of Rick Wakeman's first studio album boasts solid Double Plus (A++) sound or close to it from beginning to end
  • The sound here is big, full, and rich with tons of energy, beautifully showcasing the diverse contributions of Wakeman's synthesizers
  • This prog-rock collection is spacious and musical, thanks in part to the engineering of Ken Scott
  • 4 1/2 stars: "Not only did this album help pave the way for progressive rock, but it also introduced the unbridled energy and overall effectiveness of the synthesizer as a bona fide instrument."
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T.Rex
The Slider

  (Item #: trex_slide_1807_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • A superb sounding UK copy of this Tony Visconti produced T.Rex classic with Double Plus (A++) sound or BETTER on both sides
  • These excellent sides were super big, full, present and spacious with deep punch bass
  • We almost never find them this quiet - Mint Minus to Mint Minus Minus on both sides
  • "The Slider essentially replicates all the virtues of Electric Warrior, crammed with effortless hooks and trashy fun. All of Bolan's signatures are here - mystical folk-tinged ballads, overt sexual come-ons crooned over sleazy, bopping boogies, loopy nonsense poetry, and a mastery of the three-minute pop song form." 5 stars
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Creedence Clearwater Revival
Pendulum

  (Item #: creedpendu_1808_1901) 

Our Price: $199.99
Sale Price: $149.99 (You save $50.00 / 25%)


  • This White Hot 2-Pack* has a stunning Triple Plus (A+++) side two backed with an excellent Double Plus side one
  • Both sides here are quite a bit richer and fuller than most with a big bottom end and solid midrange presence and energy
  • One of the few vintage copies to hit the site in years, these are getting very tough to find good shape
  • "Pendulum finds a first-class songwriter and craftsman pushing himself and his band to try new sounds, styles, and textures..." - All Music
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Deep Purple
In Rock

  (Item #: deeppinroc_1802_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • Both sides have excellent sound for this 1970 Classic, earning Double Plus (A++) grades - exceptionally quiet vinyl too
  • Only the Brit Harvest LPs such as this one are made from the real master tape, and it's not hard to hear the difference
  • The band is really rockin' out on this hot copies, with big, rich, Tubey Magical Classic British Rock sound
  • 4 1/2 stars: "Deep Purple's soon to be classic Mark II version made its proper debut and established the sonic blueprint that would immortalize this lineup of the band on 1970's awesome In Rock."
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Derek and the Dominos
Layla

  (Item #: dereklayla_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • With an excellent Triple Plus (A+++) side one and Double Plus (A++) sides two, three and four, this copy delivers top quality sound for this famously difficult recording - exceptionally quiet vinyl too!
  • Some of our favorite Clapton songs are here: Bell Bottom Blues, Tell The Truth, Little Wing, Layla and Have You Ever Loved A Woman?
  • One of the most difficult albums to find audiophile sound for, but a lot easier for us now that we know what pressings can actually sound good
  • Clapton's greatest album: "But what really makes Layla such a powerful record is that Clapton, ignoring the traditions that occasionally painted him into a corner, simply tears through these songs with burning, intense emotion."
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Ten Years After
A Space In Time

  (Item #: tenyeaspac_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99

  • Two stunning sides, Triple Plus (A+++) for the first and Double Plus (A++) for the second
  • One of the most Tubey Magical rock recordings out there, and a copy like this captures and delivers all of it
  • The sound is big, rich and full-bodied with massive size and tons of space
  • A Better Records Psych Rock Favorite with the hit single "I'd Love To Change The World"
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Bob Dylan
At Budokan

  (Item #: dylanatbud_1901) 

Our Price: $179.99

  • Excellent sound throughout with sides one, two and three coming in at Double Plus (A++) and side four not far behind - exceptionally quiet vinyl too!
  • The overall sound here is super rich and Tubey Magical with tons of energy and a huge bottom end
  • "The fire and brimstone are behind Dylan, [but] this hardly means the fight has gone out of him: Bob Dylan at Budokan is a very contentious effort—and, for the most part, a victorious one." - Janet Maslin, Rolling Stone
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Frank Zappa
Zappa In New York

  (Item #: zappainnew_1802_1901) 

Our Price: $129.99

  • You'll find excellent Double Plus (A++) sound on all four sides of this classic Zappa Double Live album from 1977
  • The first copy EVER to hit the site - after looking for years for enough clean copies to do a shootout, our hard work finally paid off with this outstanding vintage pressing - exceptionally quiet vinyl too!
  • 4 Stars: "The Zappa band, which includes bassist Patrick O'Hearn, percussionist Ruth Underwood, and keyboard player Eddie Jobson, along with a horn section including the two Brecker brothers, was one of the bandleader's most accomplished. Zappa also was at the height of his comic stagecraft, notably on songs like "Titties & Beer," which is essentially a comedy routine between Zappa and Bozzio..."
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The Doors
L.A. Woman

  (Item #: doorslawom_1901) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • This original is huge, lively and rich, earning outstanding Double Plus (A++) grades for sound on both sides
  • Our Hot Stamper here of L.A. Woman was one of the better copies we heard in our recent shootout - it's got the big Bruce Botnick sound we love
  • "The seven-minute title track was a car-cruising classic that celebrated both the glamour and seediness of Los Angeles; the other long cut, the brooding, jazzy "Riders on the Storm," was the group at its most melodic and ominous."
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Elvis Costello
Armed Forces (with Bonus 7")

  (Item #: costearmed_1804_1901) 

Our Price: $299.99
Sale Price: $249.00 (You save $50.99 / 17%)


  • A KILLER early UK pressing, with Shootout Winning Triple Plus (A+++) sound on both sides - quiet vinyl too
  • Some of the biggest, boldest rock sound ever recorded, a True Demo Disc, just amazing on a pressing like this
  • 5 Stars and a Better Records Rock and Pop Top 100 album - every track is Elvis at this best
  • AMG is right: "It's a dense but accessible pop record and ranks as his third masterpiece in a row."
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West, Bruce & Laing
Why Dontcha

  (Item #: westbwhydo_1901) 

Our Price: $119.99

  • You'll find outstanding Double Plus (A++) sound from start to finish on this copy of this power trio's debut
  • Big, full-bodied and Tubey Magical with much smoother, noticeably more natural sound than most other copies we played
  • Include's the trio's biggest hit, "The Doctor", which sounds phenomenal on this White Hot Side one
  • "Their debut album, Why Dontcha, continued with the heavy blues and rock templates already familiar to fans of both Cream and Mountain... a wonderful effort by some amazingly talented musicians... Cream meets Mountain... put it on, and turn it up…loud." - Consequence of Sound
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Led Zeppelin
Led Zeppelin IV

  (Item #: ledze4_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • You'll find solid Hot Stamper grades or BETTER on both sides of this Hard Rockin' Zep IV classic
  • Here they are: Black Dog, Rock & Roll, Stairway to Heaven, When the Levee Breaks, and more
  • Invite your friends over to hear the Zeppelin magic they had no idea was even possible
  • 5 stars: "Encompassing heavy metal, folk, pure rock & roll, and blues, Led Zeppelin's untitled fourth album is a monolithic record, defining not only Led Zeppelin but the sound and style of '70s hard rock."
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The Doobie Bros.
Takin’ It To The Streets

  (Item #: doobitakin_1901) 

Our Price: $149.99

  • You'll find outstanding Double Plus (A++) sound or close to it on both sides of this 1976 release
  • With the awesome Michael McDonald contributing songs and vocals, this is the kind of Doobies album we can get behind
  • Credit must go to Donn Landee for the full-bodied, rich, smooth, oh-so-analog sound of the best pressings such as this one
  • 4 1/2 stars: "...shows off the new interplay and sounds that were to carry the group into the 1980s, with gorgeous playing and singing all around."
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The Allman Brothers
Eat A Peach

  (Item #: allmaeatap_1901) 

Our Price: $499.99

  • One of the best copies to ever hit the site - Triple Plus (A+++) sound or close to it on ALL FOUR SIDES!
  • These superb sides have the immediacy that will put these wild and crazy southern rockers right in your living room
  • Includes phenomenal hits Melissa, One Way Out, Blue Sky, Ain't Wastin' Time No More and more
  • 5 stars: "The record showcases the Allmans at their peak .. proof of Duane Allman's immense talents and contribution to the band."
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Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
So Far

  (Item #: crosbsofar_1811_1901) 

Our Price: $249.99

  • Insanely good Triple Plus (A+++) sound on the second side and solid Double Plus (A++) sound on the first
  • Huge, rich and energetic, this is the way you want to hear the gorgeous harmonies of Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young
  • The two exclusive tracks, Ohio and Find the Cost of Freedom, are amazingly well recorded - both sound fantastic here
  • If you've made the mistake of buying any Heavy Vinyl pressing containing any of these songs, this record will show you just exactly what you've been missing
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Yes
Close To The Edge

  (Item #: yes__close_1901) 

Our Price: $399.99

  • An amazing copy of this Prog Blockbuster, with Shootout Winning Triple Plus (A+++) sound on both sides
  • This Shootout Winner will show you a Close to the Edge you had no idea could exist with this kind of BIG, BOLD sound
  • This is a complex recording, with huge organs, light-speed changes, lots of multi-tracking, and what practically amounts to an overload of information
  • 5 Stars: "Close to the Edge comprised just three tracks, the epic "And You and I" and "Siberian Khatru," plus a side-long title track that represented the musical, lyrical, and sonic culmination of all that Yes had worked toward over the past five years."
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Paul McCartney and Wings
Red Rose Speedway

  (Item #: mccarredro_1901) 

Our Price: $399.99

  • This early British EMI pressing has stunning Triple Plus (A+++) sound throughout
  • Both sides here are incredibly big, full-bodied and present with a huge bottom end and tons of energy
  • This copy has exactly the kind of sound we look for in a 70's Pop Rock record
  • "...McCartney's little flourishes are intoxicating -- not just the melodies, but the facile production and offhand invention."
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