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BAM! ……………….. BAM!

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“Cartoons in Stereo”  Comedy Strips with Sound Effects!  Audio Fidelity Records   Cover Drawing by Ted Schaap.  Effects by Bob Prescott.  Voice by Cy Harrice.

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“Play this one!”

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I picked this up in London a few weeks ago.  A nice little EP with a photo I’d never seen.  Here’s Coleman Hawkins in 1955 on Vogue Records (UK).    (A1) It’s Only A Paper Moon;  (A2) I Surrender Dear;  (B1) Bah-U-Bah  (B2) Sophisticated Lady

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Creepin’ ‘n’ peepin’

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“La Hora de la Salsa”  Radiodifusora Venezuela  Fania Records  Wow!  Peep this cool cover from Venezuela with cuts by Ralph Robles, Louie Ramirez, Pacheco and Ray Barretto among other latin stars!

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Ornette was the answer

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R.I.P. Ornette

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RIP designer Paul Bacon

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The Other Side of Benny Golson  Riverside Records  Design by Paul Bacon.

Paul Bacon OBIT.

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4 on the floor

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Top 4 , No. 8   Various Artists   Columbia Records (Denmark)  1960   Featuring Big Ben Banjo Band: Marina;  The Avons:  Seven Little Girls Sitting in the Back Seat;  Bill Forbes:  Too Young;  Edie Calvert:  Jealousy

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LPCoverLover Auction Ends Soon

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Auction ends tomorrow, Sunday Night, May 31st! 

Play your cards right and this GREAT POKER DE CHUCHA ALBUM COVER featuring stag mag queen JUNE PALMER — and more than 100 ODDBALL, XIAN, PSYCH, GAY INTEREST, KIDS, FUNK, CHEESECAKE, SOUNDTRACKS & RACING LPs FROM THE “LP COVER LOVER” COLLECTION– can be yours!

Click here to GO TO eBAY and get in the game now!

Auction ends tomorrow, Sunday Night, May 31st!

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Sex. On the beach.

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Top:  Rare Italian soundtrack  SEXY  Below:  Sophia Loren graces this cover of Musique Tropicale pour Brunir  Henry Leca and his Orchestra   Barclay Records  Both up for sale on eBay this weekend along with 100 other cool, collectible records from the LP Cover Lover archives.  Auction starts THIS Sunday, May 24th at 9PM.  Search for seller innerears

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Free your mind

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Top:  The Singing Psychic  Frances Cannon and The Extraterrestrials  Bottom:  “Behind My Mind”  A Humanistic Audio-Text!  “What would people say if they could see the real me?”  Yikes!   Two crazy oddball records from some far out chicks!  Both up for sale on eBay this weekend along with 100 other cool, collectible records from the LP Cover Lover archives.  Auction starts THIS Sunday, May 24th at 9PM.  Search for seller innerears

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World of fantasy

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Two rare record packages.  On top:  “It’s a book!  It’s a record!  It’s a game!”  20,000 Leagues Under The Sea  Put out by Platter Books.  Bottom:  A Dell Comic Book and Record  The cult classic “Santa Claus Conquers the Martians”  These and a hundred more cool records from the LP Cover Lover collection are up on the auction block starting at 9PM on Sunday night, May 24th.  Don’t miss out!

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