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reasonably priced vinyl for rock/metal fans

I just thought i'd post this,as i've just stumbled upon a website that sells vinyl among other things, if you are a rock/metal fan it it definitely worth a look. i've just ordered 3 albums for £40 delivered. some albums are available at £9.99 . these are all new, not second hand.

the website is called EMP-Online. just google it. 

hope this helps some of you out there buy some new stuff.

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Ok, since you already bought

Ok, since you already bought them please report back on the pressing quality of the albums...Biggrin

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pressing quality?

i'll give it a go!

looking forward to hearing Machine Head's, The Blackening on vinyl and Slipknot's All Hope is Gone.

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It usually depends in the

It usually depends in the artist (and therefore the record company). As an example, albums from the likes of Rainbow and Black Sabbath seem to be very well price (generally under £15 each). 

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i'm happy to pay between 10

i'm happy to pay between 10 and 15 quid for an album, any more than this and it's gotta be something i really want and will play a lot. 

out of around 25 new albums i have bought, i have only had 1 bad one, this has tended to get damaged very easily, every time it's been played, theres been another scratch or pop, which is the major downside of vinyl.

everything else has been terrific. excellent quality, and zero scratches.

at the moment i am mostly buying albums that i already own on cd, and sometimes on cassette as well. it may seem like overkill, but i'm enjoying my hobby, and thats all that matters to me. "we all do it for the pleasure"

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delivered!

only took a couple of days for delivery, had a couple of albums on tonight and all sound fabulous. i'll definitely be using EMP again. 

 

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Thanks for the recommendation.

Placed an order last week. Just a single album for starters and some 'cool' clothing for my daughter. A fiver for delivery, but was slightly alarmed when they stated on order confirmation to allow 10 days for delivery. anyway, arrived this morning by Parcel Force. Seems they dispatch from Germany. All in all though, well packaged and I'm pretty happy.

I'll now look more thorough through their vinyl offerings for me! Wink

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yeah, i'll be using them a

yeah, i'll be using them a lot, they have great prices, and service is spot on.

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