Rare & Vintage Vinyl & CDs

Get More ‘BANG’ for your ‘BUCK’ with our Weekly Top 3 ‘Affordable Rare Vinyl Records & Memorabilia’

April 28, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

Here at 991.com we realise not everyone’s pockets are sooo deep they can stump up the readies for that uber-collectable slab of vinyl, CD boxset, vintage memorabilia etc etc….with that in mind we’ve put together this new weekly ‘Top 3’ of some of the more affordable collectables that pass through the […read more…]

Music News

UK music industry braced for Brexit?

April 25, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

From BBC Whether you consume music digitally or collect vinyl records, Brexit has the potential to affect you. The UK music industry, like its counterparts in other countries, has had a tough time adapting to the technological shake-ups of recent years. But now it also has to plan for the […read more…]

Music News

On this day in 1969…..

April 16, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

….Desmond Dekker and the Aces were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘The Israelites’, making Dekker the first Jamaican artist to have an UK No.1 single. Here’s a little refresher…. The record was a big hit with the UKs skinhead fraternity and has since gone down as a […read more…]

Record Collecting News

Record Collecting Stories: blog.eil.com reader Neville shares pics of his record collection………..

April 15, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

Here’s another record collection for you to feast your eyes on! blog.eil.com reader Neville has this to say, “this is my record collection housed mainly inside the coffee table”….nice idea and very discreet, that’s what we say! “Then there’s the overspill in the unit in the corner, including Walter Trout’s […read more…]

Rare & Vintage Vinyl & CDs

Get More ‘BANG’ for your ‘BUCK’ with our Weekly Top 3 ‘Affordable Rare Vinyl Records & Memorabilia’

April 14, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

Here at 991.com we realise not everyone’s pockets are sooo deep they can stump up the readies for that uber-collectable slab of vinyl, CD boxset, vintage memorabilia etc etc….with that in mind we’ve put together this new weekly ‘Top 3’ of some of the more affordable collectables that pass through the […read more…]

Record Collecting News

Record Collecting: Everything You Wanted To Know But Were Afraid To Ask….Part 6: Grading Your Vinyl

April 14, 2017 Cathryn Draper 0

Grading records is one of the most controversial areas of collecting second-hand vinyl records, with differing opinion as to what constitutes Mint condition. Here at eil Towers we use the generally accepted Record Collector guide to condition reproduced below for both buying and selling. (All text copyright Parker Publishing) Whilst […read more…]