Frampton Comes Alive - Peter Frampton
Already ordered one mint copy of this album on ebay for £4,99!
Not wishing to put a downer on your purchase (which is a very good album BTW) but I too have ordered "mint" copies off Ebay in the past, but my idea of mint differed quite considerably from the seller.
Mint should be according to Ebays own definition..
"MINT: 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.
Yes i know!
but this last mounth or so i've bought 30 some thing vinyl albums from ebay, not one lost in the mail ( it will happen some day...)
i've receaved albums that were discribed as mint and they are Exelent or VG+
and i've receaved albums descrived as Exelent or VG+ and they are in MINT conditions.
There are is no consensus in this thing...
That's good to hear.
My Ebay experiences with regards vinyl have generally been very good too, as I say just the odd one or two where the seller has been a little bit economical with the truth where the condition was concerned.
Having said that, I've bought brand new LPs before now (eg. Dust Bowl - Joe Bonamassa) where the surface noise was intolerable and subsequently returned for replacement.
There's a lot to be said for CDs
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Hi, first post but been following forum for last few months.
My favourite live LP's are
The Who Live At leeds
The Who Live At Isle Of Wight
The Playn Jayn Friday 13th At The Marquee
The Jam Dig The New Breed
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and welcome to the "mad house"!
Never heard any of your sugestions but will soon!
A massive +1 for The Who live at Leeds!!
A superb performance.
A superb recording.
A superb band.
I'm my opinion THE greatest live LP released.
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Nirvana Live at the Reading Festival 1992
Carole King Live at the Carnegie Hall 1971
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I've bought a CD in a second hand market yesterday, and indeed this is a very good decord!
Trying to find one in vinyl now!
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Yesterday, I listened to Flaming Lips "Yoshimi battles the pink robots" - there's applause on it, so if this is live, then must be up there with the best?
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Apart from the above,
Stupidity Dr Feelgood , Wilko, Lee and the boys at their best
Live and Dangerous Thin Lizzy
Live Rust Neil Young ( I would say any NY live )
Happy spending and happy listening
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Frampton Comes Alive ( Again )
I've bought this album along side with Genesis Seconds on ebay, should arrive today.
It were albums that i wanted to buy in my youth and never had the money, as i had to make some choices... We all do back then....
I have just received two LP`s off a seller on ebay.Well he put them on as vgc I have never seen records that are so dirty they play but they are filthy.I had all my albums in the loft for 10 years and they were cleaner than his.I will be contacting him about it
I only buy described as Exelent or near mint or min... For what it's worth...
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