RARE Original 1968 1st Press AFRICA LP- MUSIC FROM LIL BROWN- ODE M- ♫

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  • Item Category: Entertainment
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jun 25, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

Africa LP - Music From Lil Brown

Label: Ode

Matrix Number: Z12 44010 [& B]

Vinyl Wear Visual Grade: M-

Pressing Quality: 8 / 8-

Loudness of Vinyl: Average

Condition of Jacket: EX- (gatefold cover with 1/16" hole punched
through the whole cover in upper right corner;
moderate wear to all edges & corners; mild
wear/soiling to front & rear surfaces, but almost
none to gatefold interior surfaces; some ring wear
at the top of rear cover )

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SOUND SAMPLES TAKEN FROM ACTUAL RECORD AT FLAT RESPONSE

This is a rare original first pressing of the 1968 release "Music From Lil Brown" by the South Los Angeles-based group Africa, produced by Lou Adler (Mamas & Papas, Johnny Rivers, Barry McGuire, Scott McKenzie, The Grass Roots, Spirit, Carole King and Cheech and Chong) on his Ode label. With great luck, one can occasionally stumble across a copy of this wonderful and unique record in used record stores, at flea markets and on Ebay, but given the age of the album, obtaining a copy with the vinyl in superb condition like this one is like finding a phonograph needle in a haystack. It's a good quality pressing with low surface noise and only a few pops. I find it hard
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