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Boney M frontman dies

Bobby Farrell, lead singer of 70's disco greats Boney M has died at the age of 61. Found dead on 30th Dec 2010 in St Petersburg, Russia, in a hotel room. Following a recent performance, as reported by agent John Seine. The singer, who fronted the otherwise female group who […read more…]

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Thursday Top Three including The Best of CREAM, BLIND FAITH’s classic self-titled album, and promotional DAVID GILMOUR 5-track CD…

CREAM The Best Of Cream Scarce 1978 Japanese only RSO label 16-track double vinyl LP, featuring a 'spoonful' of greats including I Feel Free, Strange Brew, White Room, Badge, Crossroads and Anyone For Tennis. Housed in an internal pasted gatefold picture sleeve with Japanese text biography and lyrics inside. The […read more…]

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Tuesday Top Three including TELESCOPE’S rare ‘Bye-Byes Ain’t Nice’, a Japanese SCORPIONS LP and a HANOI ROCKS promo for ‘Tracks From A Broken Dream’…

TELESCOPE Bye-Byes Ain't Nice If you collect British punk rock, then here's an interesting one for you… an extremely scarce limited edition 1977 UK 2-track 7" single that, although might be considered 'bandwagon jumping', blows away many independent efforts that year from these shores. The A-side is a fuzzed-up, acid-drenched, […read more…]

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Monday’s Top Three including a PANIC BUTTON soundtrack LP, the MOTORSCHOOL EP and a Boxset edition of BEATLES’ ‘A One Way Ticket To Ride’…

ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK Panic Button Incredibly rare original 1964 US 13-track stereo LP featuring Georges Garvarentz's music from the soundtrack of the film, which starred Maurice Chevalier, Eleanor Parker, Jayne Mansfield, Akim Tamiroff & MichaelConners, most impressive 'cheesecake' shot of Jayne Mansfield on the front of the pasted picture sleeve. This […read more…]

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Christmas Eve’s Top Three including THE WIZ soundtrack, CLAUDIA BRUCKEN’s ‘Love: And A Million Other Things’ and a rare Japanese promo LP from GONG…

MICHAEL JACKSON / VARIOUS The Wiz 1978 Japanese 26-track double vinyl LP, featuring the original motion picture soundtrack manufactured by Victor Musical Industries. With Diana Ross, Ron Carter, Luther Vandross and a whole host of other recording stars making up an astonishing personnel! Housed in a superb gatefold picture sleeve, […read more…]

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Wednesday’s Top Three including MILES DAVIS’ classic ‘Bitches Brew’, a collection of OLIVIA NEWTON-JOHN promotional photos, and ‘The Sound of Fury’ by BILLY FURY & THE FOUR JAYS…

MILES DAVIS Bitches Brew 2010 Japanese limited 'Legacy Edition' 4-disc set, comprised of 16-track 3-CD album, compiling recordings made by Davis between August 19th, 1969 and February 6th, 1970, including the original 'Bitches Brew' LP in its entirety, plus bonus Region 2 NTSC DVD featuring previously unpublished concert footage from […read more…]

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Tuesday’s Top Three including an autographed copy of ‘Heartbreak Station’ by CINDERELLA, VELVET UNDERGROUND & NICO LP and a DESERTO ROSSO soundtrack…

CINDERELLA Heartbreak Station – Autographed Scarce 1989 UK 1-track promotional PICTURE DISC CD for the song taken from the 'Heartbreak Station' album, presented in a superb black 20" x 8" guitar shaped pack printed to look like an actual guitarcase with band name and replica stickers and intact velcro fasteners. […read more…]

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Paramore brothers quit band

New York (Billboard) – Paramore founding members Josh and Zac Farro have quit the pop-punk band, confirming internet speculation about the brothers' departure. "A couple of months ago, Josh and Zac let us know they would be leaving the band after our show in Orlando last Sunday," the band wrote […read more…]

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The Weekend’s Top Three including JETHRO TULL’S ‘Another Christmas Song’, a 5-CD set celebrating the music of BURT BACHRACH and a ELTON JOHN & LEON RUSSELL promo single…

JETHRO TULL Another Christmas Song Rare 1989 US Chrysalis promotional-only 4-track CD, also includes 3 live tracks recorded in Zurich – Intro/Christmas Song, Cheap Day Return/Mother Goose and Outro/Locomotive Breath, custom illustrated picture sleeve with promotion pictures for the Rock Island album included on the artwork DPRO23471.   BURT BACHARACH/VARIOUS […read more…]

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Friday’s Top Three including PETER KNIGHT SINGERS promotional 7″ single, PORCUPINE TREE sampler and a PATTI SMITH instore sampler…

THE PETER KNIGHT SINGERS A Wonderful Day Like Today 1964 UK 'A' label solid centre advance promotional vinyl 7" for the single release, also featuring It Isn't Enough, Pye company die cut paper sleeve 7N15687.   PORCUPINE TREE Sampler 2002.3 Rare 2003 US 6-track promotional only CD featuring 3 edited […read more…]

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Steady Diet Of Punk…

With a thick flow of punk rock steadily pouring in through the door seeing great examples of cornerstone punk and hardcore albums turning up for usual business from The Ramomes to Black Flag and Husker Du, we've recently had an extra healthy dose of gems arrive on the scene. Reminding us of other crucial punk platform […read more…]

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Classical

The Legendary Sir Adrian Boult

Sir Adrian Boult was a giant of the UK classical music establishment through most of the 20th century.  A tireless champion of British composers such as Bliss, Britten, Delius, Tippett, Vaughan Williams and Walton, famously he conducted the premier performance of Holst’s Planets in 1918. Throughout his sixty year conducting […read more…]

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Thursday’s Top Three including GENESIS archived interviews, a limited edition BON JOVI tour plaque and a rare sealed original edition of BECK’S ‘Mellow Gold’…

GENESIS Archive 1967-75 The Interviews Scarce 1998 UK promotional only 2-CD album set featuring interviews for the Archive box set, custom picture sleeve which lists each question that is asked to the band members on the inside of the sleeve, great in-depth collector's item! IVC-DJ-BOX96 BON JOVI Limited Edition European […read more…]