Welcome to the Vinyl LP Record Collector's Guide, the largest private internet guide on collecting records. This website is specialized in Rock (Hard Rock, Progr Rock, Krautrock, etc) from the 60s until the early 80s as well as one of my favourite genres Heavy and Thrash Metal from the late 80s.. The album and detailed LP information has been categorized by band / artist first name. As there are thousands of album description in this museum, you can enter each sub-page by clicking on the links below
This section of the Vinyl Records Collectors Guide is intended to give you detailed information on each vinyl record released. If you are looking to buy a record, check in at the Online Record Shop section of this website, and enjoy .
Looking for high resolution photographs of these LP album covers, visit my photo album on flickr
This web-site to all the fans and collectors of great music, whether you like blues, jazz, acid rock, classic rock, psych or Christian music, you will find it all here. Each album description has photos of the album cover, detailed record and collectible information, as well as information on the band and/or performers and the track listings.
Are you looking for a particular band, performeer or album, use the Google search near the end of this page
This website has the following sections:
Vinyl Records Guide - This section contains detailed descriptions of collectible vinyl records. For each record you will find recording and production information, band-member lists and track-listings. Each web-page has this detailed description as well as high-resolution scans of the album covers and the record labels.
Vinyl Glossary - New in record collectiing? This glossary will help you to
decypher the various codes and acronyms used by record collectors
Market Codes - This list of Market of Marketing codes will help you to determine
the country of origin for records.
Record Grading - The Record Grading page contains a detailed description of
the most common method of grading your records
Rare Album Covers - This section list rare and hard to find album covers. And
include album covers designed by famous artists, art-workers, and photographers. See album covers designed by Boris Vallejo, Soroyama Hajime, Julie Bell, HR Giger
and many others.
Rare Record Labels - Apart from Decca, Columbia, ATCO, etc there have been many
very small record companies and music bands produced , they have been printing and releasing their own records. The Rare
Record Labels section will help you to find information of the small and independent record companies
Record Price Guide - The Record Price Guide has general information on estimating the value or prices of records as well as detailed information on record collecting, topics covered include how to start with record collecting, maintenance and cleaning of records and many other valuable topics related to record collecting