Jimi Hendrix, Allman Bros., Black Sabbath, Neil Young, Deep Purple – 1972 Warner Brothers Gold Record Award (Non RIAA)

An impossibly rare 1972 Warner Brothers Records In-House Award Gold Record celebrating a remarkable year at the label with many of their most famous artists, from the collection of the late WB’s chairman Russ Thyret. Thyret at the time was in the sales department, later the head of promotion at the label, and finally it’s […]

Deep Purple – Mint UK 2nd Pressing “Shades of Deep Purple” LP

A spectacular UK second pressing of Deep Purple’s debut album, Shades of Deep Purple on Parlophone.  This mint to near mint condition copy looks as if it’s been played no more than once, with a single spindle mark on one label.  Pressed from the same stampers as the first pressing, this has -1/1/T and -1/1/L […]