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Audiophiles hunt for ‘hot stampers’ at Better Records

How much would you pay for a classic rock record?; the kind that you can find for a few dollars at a used record store or garage sale? Better Records owner Tom Port has built a business around finding the best-sounding copies of such albums, which can sell for hundreds of dollars. He calls such premium-quality vinyl “hot stampers”

Price Guide: Bob Dylan, 1974-1983

A price guide to Bob Dylan 45s and albums from 1974 to 1983, plus the most valuable Dylan vinyl releases, excerpted from the "Goldmine Standard Catalog of American Records, 1950 to 1975, 6th Edition," by Tim Neely.