Trying to explain what exactly constitutes rock music could take a life time. It is one of the broadest genres, and can be given almost any prefix. Prog-rock, alt-rock, jazz-rock, punk rock, psych rock…. the list is endless. It has been the subject much discussion, and rock has even been declared dead on numerous occasions.
Judging by the amount of rare and collectable vinyl we see from almost every corner of the rock music lexicon, the genre is very much alive and well. Below are a few of the latest arrivals we have in stock, ready to find a place in your collection. You can search for your favourite artists in our store to see our full range.
The Doors – L.A. Woman: 1971 UK first issue 10-track stereo vinyl LP, embossed die-cut rounded picture sleeve with printed clear plastic window & yellow inner with a disturbing image of a naked girl [or Jim Morrison?] being crucified on a telegraphpole. The sleeve shows a degree of shelfwear, not unexpected with this design, but nothing outrageous, the inner has a couple of splits but is otherwise in really nice shape, whilst the vinyl remains excellent showing just a few light surfacehairlines after forty five years in the wild £125
Hedgehog Pie – The Green Lady: Very Rare 1975 UK 10-track LP, housed in a wonderful front laminated gatefold picture sleeve featuring ‘The Green Lady’ herself. Both the sleeve & vinyl appear Near Mint with few signs of wear & play. A very nice example of this British Folk Psych rarity £150
Atomic Rooster – Death Walks Behind You: 1970 UK first press 8-track LP by the great progressive power trio comprising Paul Hammond, John DuCann [Andromeda, The Attack] & Vincent Crane [Crazy World Of Arthur Brown], wonderful William Blake gatefold picture sleeve with nice picture labels. The non laminated sleeve shows some light paper scuffing to the edges & is otherwise Excellent with minimal age wear in general. The vinyl appears Near Mint £125