The weeks Christmas Ideas: New Audiophile collectables at eil.com, includes Paul McCartney, Thelonious Monk, Mick Jagger & more

What is an audiophile pressing?

Well, in a nut shell, it’s an audio format pressed to help enhance the sound quality, be that on vinyl or Compact Disc.

The idea being the heavier the vinyl pressing, the better. There have been pressings released from 120 up to 200 Gram in weight, usually the 200 Gram will play at 45rpm providing a better audio experience, instead of the standard 33 1/3rpm.

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GREEN DAY Singles. 1995 Japanese 5-track promotional only CD, includes Basket Case, Welcome To Paradise, Longview, When I Come Around and a live version of Welcome To Paradise, unique promo picture sleeve and matching back inlay.

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Our last Japanese shipment for 2019 has arrived.

Here is a quick look at some of the items you can expect to see available from our website.

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Perfect Christmas Gift Ideas for Music Industry Awards collectors, including Soft Cell, Simply Red and Jools Holland

Musicians traditionally tend to write music for themselves. They use the fire burning inside them to spur creativity and write something that other can connect with, which for most is the only reward they need. Of course, it is always nice when the artist is recognised for their achievements from the industry they are part of.

This mostly comes in the form of being presented an award from the…

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Stone Temple Pilots return with new acoustic album

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Stone Temple Pilots have announced details of their very first acoustic album.

It’s titled Perdida and it’ll launch on February 7 and will feature “10 deeply personal songs that weave introspective lyrics together with unexpected instruments to take listeners on an emotional and musical journey through letting go and starting over.”

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THE WHO I Can See For Miles. Very rare 1968 Japanese wide centred 7" single, also featuring Someone’s Coming, housed in a silk flipback sleeve with unique ‘snowdrift’ scene, with a ‘¥370’ price point & lyrics to the songs on the back. The coverhas some minor wear & light corner creasing but no writing or tears & with fantastic vivid colour, whilst the vinyl is a clean only light signs of play.

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DAVID BOWIE Sorrow. Very rare original 1974 Japanese 7" single, pressed on Translucent Vinyl visible when held to the light, also including Amsterdam, complete with the beautiful textured picture insert with Japanese text notes and lyrics to both songs printed on the reverse. Despite being over forty years old,the insert shows minimal wear & signs of age whilst the vinyl shows very little evidence of play, a really oustanding example.

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Latest Memorabilia Christmas Gift Ideas from Fantomas, Goo Goo Dolls, Steven Wilson and More

Along with bringing you the best rare and collectable vinyl, we also pride ourselves on finding a wide selection of music memorabilia. From something as simple as books and t-shirts, to weird and wonderful promotional items from around the world. Below are a few of our current highlights, and you can see our full collection on eil.com.

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Rolling Stone Ronnie Wood reveals pop-up art exhibition

From Loudersound.

Ronnie Wood is to open a pop-up art exhibition in London later this month.

The Ronnie Wood Collection will begin with a private viewing on December 12, with the Rolling Stones guitarist opening the doors to the public at 71 Blandford Street, Marylebone, between December 13-15.

Visitors will have the chance to see some of the musician’s paintings, new works which have never been…

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