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Rare Vintage and Promotional only Record Store Displays: A-ha, Michael Jackson, Bruce Dickinson, Tin Machine, Diana Ross & More

We’re still trawling through an archive of rare, promotional only, record shop displays. These vintage beauties were never commercially available and were often destroyed when marketing campaigns finished. Now’s your chance to acquire them for your own display, or just to archive in your collection. Keep checking back to see […read more…]

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Saturday’s Top Three! Including A Rare Japanese Madonna 7″, U2’s A Day Without Me Must-Have Single And A Velvet Underground Box Set!

MADONNA Spotlight Rare 1987 Japanese Sire label 2-track 7" vinyl single, also including Where's The Party. Great colour picture insert featuring Madonna in a red & black basque style outfit with Japanese text biography and lyrics printed on the reverse – this track only ever got a domestic single release […read more…]

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Thursday’s Top Items! Including A Jaw-Dropping Swedish Sensation From Monica Zetterlund, A Rare Vini Reilly Limited Edition CD And A Madonna Promotional-only Portfolio-Style Press Pack!

MONICA ZETTERLUND Swedish Sensation Very tough to find original 1958 UK 12-track mono LP on a dark green & gold Columbia label, the debut album from the Swedish vocal jazz sensation issued for export only. Monica is backed by Sweden's finest jazz-musicians of the era including Arne Domnerus plus a […read more…]

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Friday’s Top Three! Including A Madonna / William Orbit Publishing CD, Frank Zappa’s Hot Rats And David Bedford’s The Odyssey!

MADONNA / WILLIAM ORBIT William Orbit Rare official 2002 US two-disc publishing CD set to support William Orbit's publishing catalogue. Sporting day-glo green playing surfaces and featuring 43 amazing tracks produced by William Orbit, this stunning and legendary rarity includes TEN Madonna tracks, most notably the exclusive and otherwise unavailable […read more…]

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Tuesday’s Top Items – It’s Ladies Day! Including Madonna’s ‘Naughty’ Book, A Blondie Promotional Note Book And *Hubba Hubba* Julie London’s ‘Calendar Girl’ On Vinyl!

MADONNA Sex Original legendary and long deleted 1992 UK large spiral bound book featuring Madonna in many erotic poses! Superb metal cover with title stamped on the front, in opened foil outer wrapper and also includes the bonus Erotica promotional CD which has the re-sealable foil sleeve! – not for […read more…]

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Wednesday’s Top Items! Including A Myléne Farmer Limited Lithograph, A Madonna Platinum Award And A Rare It Bites Japanese-Only Album!

MYLENE FARMER 2001.2011 Lithograph 2011 French Limited Edition promotional 16.5" x 11.5" lithograph print produced to promote the outstanding 'Best of' album for the stunning chanteuse. Utilising the subtle and gentle watercolour and inkportrait artwork from the album release, which was described by Thierry de Cabarrus [Suite 101] as "enigmatic, […read more…]

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Friday’s Top Items! Including A Jethro Tull Silver Award, An Exclusive Japanese Led Zepplin Boxset And A Rare Italian Film Poster For Madonna!

JETHRO TULL Heavy Horses Official UK In-House SILVER award issued during the 1980s in recognition of the album achieving sales of more than 60,000 copies. This nicely framed and glazed award measures 16" x 20" in size, and features a silver LP disc above the artwork miniature and authentic, custom […read more…]

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Thursday’s Top Items! Including A Set Of Two Linda Ronstadt Awards, A Rare Italian Elvis Presley EP And A William Orbit / Madonna Publishing CD Set!

LINDA RONSTADT Simple Dreams / Living In The USA Set Of Two original brown matte RIAA-Certified 'floater style' RIAA-Certified Platinum Sales Awards issued to commemorate American sales in excess of 1,000,000 copies of each album, both awarded in 1981 to the key member of Linda’s team at Peter Asher Management […read more…]

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Tuesday’s Top Three! It’s Another Scorcher; A Silver Certified Madonna Award, A Complete Set Of Beatles Picture Discs And Pink Floyd On Japanese RED Vinyl!

MADONNA Who's That Girl Official 1987 UK B.P.I. Certified Silver 7" award issued to commemorate single sales in excess of 250,000 copies. This nicely framed and glazed award measures 10" x 14" in size and features a silver 7" discs abovethe authentic custom engraved dedication plaque – all mounted on […read more…]

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Monday’s Top Three! It’s A ‘Sex Symbol’ Special With A Madonna *Ahem* ‘Picture’ Book, Mozart Masterpiece On A 1960 First Stereo Pressing And An Early 90’s David Bowie Double CD Album!

MADONNA Sex Rare original 1992 UK issue metal-bound book featuring Madonna in many erotic poses, superb metal cover with title stamped on the front. This particular copy is unusually, still factory SEALED from new in it's original foil wrapper and comes complete with bonus Erotica CD inside!     OTTO […read more…]

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Friday’s Top Items! Including An Ornette Coleman 6-CD Set, A John Lennon Polish 7″ And A Madonna T-Shirt In A Tin!

ORNETTE COLEMAN Beauty Is A Rare Thing – The Complete Atlantic Recordings Superb 1993 US 57-track SIX CD set, digitally remastered from the original stereo master tapes, also featuring Don Cherry, Charlie Haden, Billy Higgins, Ed Blackwell, Eric Dolphy, Bill Evans, Jimmy Garrison, Jim Hall, Freddie Hubbard & Scott LaFaro, […read more…]

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Thursday’s Top Items! Including A Rare Michael Jackson DVD-R Set, Metallica For $5.98, Madonna True Blue On Clear Vinyl And Frank Zappa And Captain Beefheart’s Combo Album Bongo Fury On Vinyl!

MICHAEL JACKSON Michael Jackson's Vision Official 2010 US MJJ Productions/Epic/Legacy label promotional All Region NTSC THREE DVD-R acetate set. Featuring the complete collection of all 35 of the short films produced by Michael during his careeras a solo artist – 10 of which are appearing on DVD for the first […read more…]

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Wednesday’s Top Items! Including A Stunning Eric Clapton Signature Fender Guitar, John Mayall & Eric Clapton Ultra Rare ’66 7″ single, Sweets From The Pixies And Madonna In Sunglasses On This Rare 12″!

ERIC CLAPTON Fender Stratocaster Eric Clapton Signature Model Fender Stratocaster in metallic charcoal/silver finish, with white scratchplate. The guitar is in as new condition and comes with a superb lined Fender tweed case with 'Ernie Ball' strap – A fabulous, classic item endorsed by slow-hand himself!     JOHN MAYALL […read more…]