May 9, 2022
Start Date: February 23, 2022
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Just What I Needed - THE CARS - DEBUT LP - Ed1 in Near Mint - Good Times Roll Just What I Needed - THE CARS - DEBUT LP - Ed1 in Near Mint - Good Times Roll Description
The Cars (Self-Titled)
Label : Elektra - 6E-135-A / DEBUT LP / Original 1st Edition Pressing - PRC-W Compton Press - Please See below for the Deadwax Matrixes
Format : 33 1/3 RPM 12" Analog Stereo Vinyl Record & Album Cover
Country : U.S.
Released : 1978
Genre : Rock
Style : New Wave / Power Pop / Pop Rock
THE VINYL : NEAR MINT
NM : Lightly played with minimal evidence of spindlewear, both sides of the LP retain all of their original gloss.
Bright, undamaged, Red and Black with White "E" Elektra labels (please see photos).
Evident are some light marks, including sleevewear from the original paper inner sleeve, and a few shallow hairlines. There are no deep marks, and the tracks play cleanly with no skipping or sticking.
The record has been carefully handled and infrequently played.
THE COVER : EXCELLENT +
EX+ : Please see photos / well-stored with some minor scuffing / bright colors / all of the seams, including the spine, are intact / no writing, paper loss, paper tears, dirt, or stains.
Included is the original paper inner sleeve, with lyrics and photos (please see our Photo Gallery).
We have placed the record and the cover into separate, protective plastic sleeves.
Tracklist & Musicians :
Please see the photos in our Photo Gallery.
Dead Wax Run Out Matrix Identifiers (Actual) :
Side A - (Etched) : 6E - 135 - A1 - RE - PRCW STERLING
Side B - (Etched) : 6E - 135 - B - 1 - PRCW 1 - VIII RTB STERLING
Please Note : On both Side A & B. the "STERLING'' Logo is stamped (not etched).
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RECORD GRADING DESCRIPTION:
THIS RECORD IS SIGHT-GRADED ONLY UNDER A BRIGHT LIGHT, ACCORDING TO THESE DEFINITIONS:
SEALED: RECORD IS WRAPPED IN PLASTIC & UNOPENED.
NM-: RECORD HAS LITTLE OR NO INDICATION THAT IT HAS BEEN PLAYED.
EX: MINIMAL SIGNS OF USE (LIGHT SCRATCHING/PAPER SCUFFS), BUT IN ALL A RECORD THAT HAS BEEN WELL-CARED FOR.
VG+: LESS CARE THAN EX, LIGHT SCRATCHING OR SCUFFING IS MORE EXTENSIVE. STILL VERY PLAYABLE & WILL LIKELY PROVIDE A QUALITY SOUND.
VG & BELOW: WHILE PLAYABLE, THIS RECORD HAS BEEN AROUND THE BLOCK. OBVIOUS SIGNS OF WEAR & SHOULD BE CONSIDERED TO BE IN A LOW GRADE. A RECORD GRADED BELOW VG MAY HAVE A VALUE BASED UPON ITS RARITY OR UNIQUENESS.
WE RECOMMEND THAT YOU CLEAN THIS RECORDING BEFORE PLAYING. RECORDS THAT ARE DECADES OLD CAN ATTRACT & ACCUMULATE DAMAGING FOREIGN MATERIAL THAT REDUCES SOUND QUALITY. THIS IS NORMALLY EASILY CORRECTED WITH A GOOD CLEANING.
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