HANK MOBLEY AND HIS ALL STARS/BLUE NOTE BLP 1544/FLAT RIM/HEAVY VINYL/NM/EAR/DG
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This one is the first mono, flat edged, and deep-grooved pressing of Hank Mobley's HANK MOBLEY AND HIS ALL STARS. Blue Note Records BLP-1544. A heavy vinyl and flat rim version. This is an original issue from Blue Note Records, not a reissue version of Classic Records or Analog Production. Recorded by Rudy Van Gelder with "RVG" and "EAR" etched on the dead wax of both sides. No "R" and no "INC" on both sides. Address on labels: "BLUE NOTE RECORDS, 47 WEST 63rd NEW YORK 23". The cover is also the 1st version laminated cover with blank spin. Address on the back cover is as follows: BLUE NOTE RECORDS, 47 West 63rd St., New York 23.
The vinyl plays NM on both sides.
The cover is NM-. No split but bruises on the lower right spine and a bit paper loss on the upper left spine.
The record is play graded as well as visually. I attempt to grade conservatively, listing all significant flaws.
My grading is as follows: M (perfectly like new), NM, NM-/VG++, VG+, VG, VG-, G, G-. You will be satisfied. And I will accept a free return. Please bid with confidence.
The record will ship worldwide from Bangkok, Thailand, via registered air parcel post. I will use a professional packing service to pack them secure for a long journey.
Shipping to the Americas and Europe: 20 USD. To Asia and Australia: 15 USD.
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