Use these 10 Commandments to determine the real-world value of the records you buy, sell and collect — no mountain climbing or heavy stone tablets required.
You’ve got a lot of vinyl records, and you’ve decided it’s time to let them go to a new home. What’s the best way to clear out a collection? We offer a few options based on what matters most to you, as well as what you’re willing and able to do.
It’s one thing to grade a record you can play and inspect in depth. But what do you do when the record in question is still sealed? Luckily, Sound Advice has a few suggestions.
Where in the ‘world’ might one find a Norman Luboff Choir LP set? Plus, learn what a designate promo record is and if a mostly-blank label boosts an LP’s value.
By Bruce Spizer Question: I have a copy of The Beatles’ 1961 single, signed by George Harrison. Is this worth more with the autograph? Also I have a signed photo of George. — T. Stephens, via e-mail Answer: The “My …
Those records you just bought probably need a good cleaning. So how can you get them ready to play quickly and easily? Okki Nokki may be the answer.
Before there were 45 RPM records, there were 78s. These records are incredible fragile, but if you can find a rock and roll 78 in one piece, you’ve found a great treasure.
Goldmine offers advice on a copy of The Beatles’ “Magical Mystery Tour” soundtrack plus pricing and identification information for records related to comic books.
The million-dollar question is whether your artists and records match the “profitable” market, which is very difficult to determine without the specifics of each individual record
A quadraphonic test pressing of excerpts from Pink Floyd’s “Dark Side of the Moon” on one side and Dvorak’s “Symphony No. 8” on the other.