£   47
  $   62


£ 47 Sold For
Dec 27, 2015 Sold Date
Dec 20, 2015 Start Date
£   30 Start price
4   Number Of Bids
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Various Bands-The Bridge Album-TEMPEST RIDE LYADRIVE HERETIC NORTH STAR-UK 1982 DIY NWOBHM Heavy Metal Vinyl Private Press LP-HEAR


Record Information




Record Label

Country of Origin

Year of Release




Rough Cut/ Stella Rebella/ Heretic/ Switchback/ North Star/ Mint/ Tempest Ride (aka Lyadrive)/ The Jon Band/ Cherry Armadillo & Takeaway


The Bridge Album

Bridge Records (BR001)





Various bands DIY compilation, various genres but NWOBHM is predominant in the shape of Tempest Ride (who had changed their name to Lyadrive by the time of release), Rough Cut, Heretic, North Star, and Takeaway.
Lyadrive went on to release very sought after 7” as well as North Star, ‘It’s Only Money’ features on the B side of their highly collectable ‘Too Many Chances’ single.


Side One:

Rough Cut - Gunship
Stella Rebella - School Life
Heretic - In Time
Switchback - How You Made Me Cry
North Star - It's Only Money

Side Two:
Mint - Underworld
Tempest Ride (aka Lyadrive) - Another Time, Another Place
The Jon Band - Dressed In Cream
Cherry Armadillo - Cocaine Cocktail
Takeaway – Reflections

Visual Grading

Cover Looks:

Vinyl Looks:


Ex (non laminated card sleeve in good shape)


Ex  (nice and clean vinyl, there are a couple of light whispery lines nothing more than sleeve removal.  there is one small superficial mark on 'heretic-in time' that does not affect play.  hear actual record below)

Please listen to full sound files below. Links via Filedropper. What you hear is what you get though please bear in mind any distortion is likely to be from the digital transfer process and not the record itself! (if there are any jumps in the record it will be noted in the condition description) If for any reason the sound files do not work, please let me know and I can email you the MP3s directly.

Bridge Album-Side One

Bridge Album-Side Two  

Audio and Pictures

I record all sound files direct from the record offered in this auction on an Audio Technica AT-LP60 USB turntable at a 128 bit rate with no sound manipulation. I have not always got the time to listen right through each track, if there are any pops and crackles you will hear them and can bid accordingly. For this reason I do not accept returns on the basis of record condition. Please listen to them before bidding!

All photographs shown are from the record offered in this auction.



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Grading Conditions

I grade the records condition visually only, unless I state what the record actually plays like and provide an audio MP3 sample.  This is because I do not always have time to play everything, so bear this in mind. 

I am strict with my grading so you can feel confident in my conclusions. My feedback will reflect this.  Anyone unhappy solely with my visual grading can return item for refund. However if I have provided pictures and sound files then I do not accept returns on basis of condition. 

As a general guide my grading conditions are based on Record Collector Magazine thus:





The record itself is in brand new condition with no surface marks or deterioration in sound quality. The cover and any extra items such as the lyric sheet, booklet or poster are in perfect condition. Records advertised as Sealed or Unplayed should be Mint. 




The record shows some signs of having been played, but there is very little lessening in sound quality. The cover and packaging might have slight wear and/or creasing. 




The record has obviously been played many times, but displays no major deterioration in sound quality, despite noticeable surface marks and the occasional light scratch. Normal wear and tear on the cover or extra items, without any major defects, is acceptable.




The record has obviously been over played, and will probably display deterioration in sound quality, it will probably have lots of fine lines and the odd scratch. Wear and tear on the cover or extra items.


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