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Wee Willie Harris

Rockin' With Wee Willie - Ep

Seriously elusive 1958 UK press.

Small in stature but huge in presence, as the British public found out when this raucous Londoner debuted in 1957 on the “Six Five Special” pop-show in 1958, bringing a flood of complaints to the BBC encouraging “Juvenile Delinquency.

Yes Wee Willie “Britain Wild Man Of Rock & Roll” was a wild one, with 8 singles and 2 EP’s to his credit but not one a hit. The first track on this his first EP was dedicated to the “Coffee Bar” he was resident at.

Tracks are: 1. Rockin At The “2 I’s” 2. Love Bug Crawl 3. Riot In Cell Block Number Nine 4. Back To School Again

Vinyl as some light surface marks but as you can hear it plays beautifully throughout.

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Elvis Presley

No. 2

Miraculous condition - so near perfect that I’m sitting here with my jaw-dropped and flapping.

Nearing 60 years since this 16 track album was unleashed on the British public and if I lived another 60 years I would not encounter a copy to match this offerings perfectness.

Fully laminated cover front and back only reveal the merest forensic signs of human contact. Scrutinize scans… both labels as you can see are flawless. The vinyl I was seriously considering the “impossible” MINT grading I must have inspected the surfaces for a few minutes and decided begrudging to play safe with a Mint -. But I can assure you it is “As Good As It Gets”

I know I’ll never encounter such perfectness on such an important album again, the question to ask yourself ..will you?

DO NOT PASS BY

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Glen And Lloyd

Live And Let Others Live C/w Too Late

1966 SKA rarity from Lloyd Robinson & Glen Brown a vocal marriage made in heaven as the pairing guided by Lyndon Pottinger enhance a SKA production with soulful vocals.

Topside is a typically brass driven feelgood outing, epitomizing the genre. On the flipside however Lloyd & Glen release all their USA Soul influences as the vocals take on a more beseeching stance, delivering an on-your-knees “needy” emotional performance enhanced by a fabulous trumpet solo.

Two great sides from two guys who compliment each other on every word. But the most pleasing aspect of this near 50 year old disc, is the ping condition. We are seriously thinking this was UNPLAYED before the soundfile was lifted, as the records center-hole was so tight it did not fit the center-spindle.

Again this is totally flawless 1966 SKA you could not ever hope to find a finer copy.

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Ken Boothe C/w Roland Alphonso

Puppet On A String C/w Look Away-ska

Two SKA Giants back to back on this 1967 Clement Dodd project. As Coxsone revitalize Sandi Shaw’s timeless hit.

Flip it over and classic SKA awaits you - pumping horns drive the dance-rhythm in infectious, irresistible perfectness then the trumpet solo and your hooked!!

Check out the blinding condition - how often does this 45 trn up in “flawless” condition throughout. Two perfect unblemished labels & immaculate vinyl where we are unable to detect any flaw what-so-ever.

We have never witnessed a finer copy - so click away and hear a pristine double-helping of classic-style SKA!

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Barberman Bawling

Highly Sought after 1978 Roots in utterly astonishing flawless condition in birth-sleeve.

The British counterpart to the coveted Written and produced by Paul Johnson “Top Of Te Pop” Randy’s distributed Jamaican press. On either label UK or Jamaica this is one hard 45 to acquire - in this “virgin” condition we would suggest a real challenge.

Flawless, like new in every way..

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Nora Dean C/w Keith

Greedy Boy C/w Please Stay

44 years old and in the exact same condition as the day it was made.

Subtly suggestive but utterly uplifting hammond driven Reggae benefiting from an highly provocative sexy Sister vocal-delivery. Typically early 70s style with the the mid-paced dance rhythm rippling away as an undercurrent throughout.

Flip it over, the pace lifts as “Keith” (actually Slim Smith’s) finely tuned falsetto meanders through another fine PAMA Records production..

Two strong sides - and may we underline again this disc is perfect in every way!

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Knickerbockers

What Does That Make You

Versatile New Jersey band serve up a defiant Garage Grinder.. crafted by leading band members Beau & Johnny Charles as their new home of California influences them to take a harder edge..

The lead vocal angrily spits gravel into the lyrics as the a relentless drummer whacks away and the guitar work becomes more “out there” as the song progresses.

The band are angry and those lyrics make for perfect bad-attitude Garage!

This 1967 promo copy is flawless..

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Junior Thompson With The Meteors

R\aw Deal C/w Mama's Little Baby

The rare 1956 Original press in Top-Drawer condition.

Killer Rockabilly on both sides of this highly regarded Rocker, that has been comp’d on several selective albums over the years. This is the real-deal heavy duty vinyl press with the 20.00mm wide 3 turn deadwax large deeply scratched MR 5044 - 45 matrix.

Clean the sounbdfile and prepared to be lifted onto your feet - twice over - by mid-50s Rockabilly at it’s primitive-best!

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Rolling Stones

Jumpin' Jack Flash C/w Child Of The Moon

Seldom seen USA PROMO copy.

This is a listing for the many of you Rolling Stones addicts who seek out every possible variation. As a PROMO copy this is one hard 45 to find - in this fine clean condition, still inside it’s birth-sleeve - it’s a neat piece, in need of filing away in as the cherished rarity it is.

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City Surfers

Beach Ball C/w Sun Tan Baby

1963 USA press featuring BYRDS lead guitarist Roger McQuinn with his first songwriting published. With the rest of the group was made up with iconic lyricist Frank Gari & Teen Idol Bobby Darin.

This copy sits in it’s company sleeve, with flawless vinyl only two X’s on the a-side label preventing perfection.

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Lord Tanamo C/w Ken Parker

Rainy Night In Georgia C/w When You're Gone

Although in Jamaican this was Joe Gordon best selling record, in fact a number 1 smash hit. In the UK it dis very few sales and on British Bamboo it is a neat collectable 45.

Listen to Clement Dodd deconstruct Tony Joe White’s classic “swamp” experience tansforming the ballad into an inspirational Reggae dance groove.

Flip it over to hear the high-pitched vocal of the under-recorded Ken Parker. Again Clement Dodd produces a memorable outing with lengthy guitar breaks before that ear-piercing vocal strides back in. Uplifting, different and memorable..

This 1970 UK press in fine clean condition. A few light surface marks but plays, as you can hear, neat clean and true.

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Alton Ellis

Only Sixteen C/w Heptones

Sam Cooke’s timeless classic woven into a SKA production; a Clement S. Dodd project utilizing not only Alton Ellis’s vocal but a an uncredited vocal group who vocally interchange and back up the expressive lead with tightly skilled choruses.

We have grown accustomed to Jamaican 60s 45s to come with equally impressive flipsides and this disc is no exception to the rule. This disc we feel offers a b-side that actually exceeds the quality of the “A”

A mid-tempo groove, again showcasing a superior vocal supported by a slick vocal group backing - the Heptones were after all one of the leaders in the skill of tight-harmonies with a SKA arrangement; again a hugely Soulful and addictive recording.

This 1967 UK press - has immaculate vinyl - tiny name on the “A” side label (see scan) the perhaps superior flip, the label is perfect.

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Caesar & Cleo

Love Is Strange C/w Let The Good Times Roll

For those of you who are drawn into the depths of the history of Rock, will already be aware that this rare 45 was the beginnings of the iconic 60’s husband and wife team of Salvatore Bono & Cher LePiere (Sonny & Cher)

This 1964 PROMO copy comes complete with the seldom seen picture Picture Sleeve. Having failed miserably in sales - Reprise decided to go with their “new” name “Sonny and Cher” when the corresponding album was issued in 1965.

Sonny’s association with Phil Spector, pulled in the genius of Jack Nitzsche as the arranger an future Motown studio member Jimmy Bowen as producer. The pair choosing two rather obvious already classic duets to put back to back, an obvious reason for it’s failure, even though Jack Nitzsche rearranging gave new energy to those two classics.

This a example is a glorious copy with flawless vinyls, two immaculate labels with the only very slight flaw, being light wear to the opening top to the picture sleeve (see scan)

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Del Shannon

Little Town Flirt

A truly immaculate 1963 UK mono press.

Vinyl both sides are truly MINT still sitting the original release poly-lined inner sleeve.

Both labels are flawless also free of any sign of spindle intrusion.

Front cover show only minuscule signs of handling - strong Mint - Back cover is free of any flaws - only very light sparse age “browning” revealing its 52 years of age.

12 tracks include some of Del finest USA Big Top recording see back cover scan for full listing.

Condition throughout is startling - so very challenging to acquire in this standard of condition.

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Lloyd Charmers

Soul Of England C/w Shang I

The A-side is a bit of a novelty groove with the studio full of vocal participants wanting add their contribution to Lloyd Charmers lyrics. The infectious rhythm is littered with all manner of quirky vocals and distant echoing opinions.

Very different and highly effective - but to get the full atmosphere of the dance-production check out the Jazzy flipside, when the vocals are replaced by a piano and the whole production jumps into life!

Two great sides in astonishing condition - this 45 is utterly flawless in every way. A-side vinyl has the merest sleeve contact blemish the rest of the disc labels and both vinyls are PERFECT still sitting in its original wavy top birth-sleeve.

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Rolling Stones

Some Boys - 4 Track Ep

Some Boys - 4 track EP (UNOFFICIAL PRESS)

Wrap around “advert” cover, plain labels.

tracks are: 1. Save Me (outtake) 2. Don’t Look Back (live) 3. Shattered (live) 4. Hound Dog (live)

Vinyl is flawless, as are the label, center hole still has the “chard” from the hole dinking - warp around cover has a light stain to the backl (see scan)

Very limited press - one for “the Stones” completest !!

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