Sounds of the Universe first began as a shop specialising in rare original vinyl - over 25 years ago! We source original vinyl from all around the world - America, Brazil, Venezuela, Cuba, Mexico, Nigeria, Europe, Jamaica and even further afield. We sell original albums, 45s, 12”s (and books too!).

    All our original vinyl is 100% guaranteed. This means if you are not happy with the condition when you receive it, just return it to us and we will refund your money - no problem.

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    Bobby LanceFirst Peace (1971)Cotillion
    Superb blued-eyed funky soul on this RARE album recorded at Muscle Shoals with killer line-up of Eddie Hinton, Barry Beckett, Roger Hawkins, David Hood...
    • Bobby Lance – Somewhere In Between
    • Original LP£20.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl (top spine part split)

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    Liz SharkeyMiracles (Really Do Come True) / I Bet (1981)Not On Label
    Nice independent power pop tune
    • Liz Sharkey – Miracles (Really Do Come True)
    • Original 7"£8.00
      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+UNPLAYED Original USA 7"Vinyl

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    Joan BaezThe First 10 YearsVanguard (1970)
    Excellent double album compilation of Joan Baez's material on Vanguard - from folk to deep country. Recommended. Original USA vinyl
      • Original 2×LP£12.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl LP (gatefold)

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      CherBittersweet White Light (1973)MCA
      Early 70s!
        • Original LP£10.00
          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl
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        The BeckiesThe Beckies (1976)Sire
        1976 USA rock album - quite obscure
          • Original LP£10.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl, sticker removal mark
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          Brian Auger & The TrinityDefinitely What! (1969)ATCO Records
          Wicked heavy organ grooves.
          • Brian Auger & The Trinity – A Day In The Life
          • Brian Auger & The Trinity – Red Beans And Rice
          • Original LP£60.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl orig. gatefold vinyl - killer​

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          Jack BruceSongs For A Tailor (1969)Atco Records
          Tough, tough album. USA original vinyl
          • Jack Bruce – Never Tell Your Mother She's Out Of Tune
          • Jack Bruce – Rope Ladder To The Moon
          • Original LP£15.00
            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl
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          ChicagoChicago XI (1977)Columbia
            • Original LP£7.99
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl
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            Cold BloodCold Blood (1969)San Francisco Records
            Great Funky Rock from 1969. Killer tunes, killer breaks. Killler!
            • Cold Blood – i just want to make love to you
            • Original LP£40.00
              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl

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            Elephants MemoryElephant's Memory (1972)Apple Records
            Heavy, on Apple Records
              • Original LP£25.00
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl, gatefold sleeve, some age wear to sleeve
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              David CrosbyIf I Could Only Remember My Name (1971)Atlantic
              Amazing, rare, folk-funk from David Crosby of Crosby, Stills and Nash! Seriously deep, coke-fueled West Coast AOR! Recommended! This is also a big, underground...
              • David Crosby – Music Is Love
              • David Crosby – Tamalpais High (At About 3)
              • Original LP£25.00
                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl thick gatefold , top spine part split, side spine wear, small sticker removal mark

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              • CD£7.99
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              Judy CollinsJudy (1969)Elektra
              Nice Bob Dylan covers
                • Original LP£9.99
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                Kim CarnesMistaken Identity (1981)EMI America
                w/ Bette Davis Eyes
                  • Original LP£7.99
                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl,
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                  Moby GrapeMoby Grape '69 (1969)Columbia
                    • Original LP£30.00
                      Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl,
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                    Harvey MandelRighteous (1969)Philips
                    Rare funky rock LP from guitarist Mandel w/ cut of Cannonball Adderely's Jive Samba
                      • Original LP£30.00
                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl,
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                      Commander Cody And His Lost Planet AirmenLost In The Ozone (1971)Paramount Records
                      Debut 1971 LP
                        • Original LP£15.00
                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG-Original USA LP Vinyl, sleeve has wear bottom right
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                        John Ono LennonInstant Karma (We All Shine On) (1970)Apple Records
                        Groovy John now John Ono Lennon - it's Instant Karma. Original USA Apple Records unplayed! Original USA 7"Vinyl VG+ unplayed /Sleeve VG+100% Guarantee...
                        • John Lennon – Instant Karma (We All Shine On)
                        • Original 7"£10.00
                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA 7"
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                        The ByrdsFarther Along (1971)Columbia
                          • Original LP£10.00
                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl , bottom seam split
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                          The Rolling StonesMore Hot Rocks (Big Hits & Fazed Cookies) (1972)London Records
                          Cat no 2PS 626 Original = 1972 Edition USA 2x Vinyl VG+ /Sleeve VG+ 100% Guarantee on this and all Original Vinyl at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're...
                            • Original 2×LP£25.00
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl.
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                            Jesse Colin YoungThe Soul Of A City Boy (1974)Capitol Records
                            Folky/ country rock guitarist/singer ex-vocalist of the Youngbloods
                              • Original LP£15.00
                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl, minor sleeve edge wear, vinyl great
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                              Tim BuckleyHappy Sad (1969)Elektra
                                • Original LP£15.00
                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG-Original USA Vinyl, top spine damage and top and bottom spines unglued
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                                Cold SteelMetal In The First Degree (1981)Blue Moon Records (4)
                                Very obscure USA independent power pop/rock, 1981. Record is signed by the artist (Albert Crabtree) on the front and dedicated to the radio station WRFL
                                  • Original LP£10.00
                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl, sticker removal tear
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                                  SantanaShango (1982)CBS
                                  Early 80s Santana w/ two very heavy Santeria/Candomble roots percussion tracks Original = Original USA Vinyl VG+/Sleeve VG+ (in shrink) 100% Guarantee...
                                    • Original LP£10.00
                                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                    EaglesThe Long Run (1979)Asylum Records
                                    The Long Run...Eagles had a hard act to follow after the classic 'Hotel California' so rather than try that the band 'progressed'from the clear waters...
                                      • CD£7.99
                                        Out of stock
                                      • Original LP£9.99
                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original UK vinyl
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                                      Kenny Rogers & The First EditionTransition (1971)Reprise Records
                                      The very groovy Kenny Rogers - sort of southern country rock pop grooves
                                        • Original LP£10.00
                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                        Moby GrapeWow (1968)Columbia
                                          • Original LP£30.00
                                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl, gatefold sleeve, sleeve wear
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                                          Rare EarthGet Ready (1969)Motown Records
                                          It's a classic. Definitive funky rock with the 21 minutes anthem 'Get Ready'
                                            • New LP (180g)£22.99
                                              Out of stock
                                            • Original LP£15.00
                                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl

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                                            Linda RonstadtHasten Down The Wind (1976)Asylum
                                            1976 album
                                              • Original LP£8.99
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                                              Iron ButterflyIn-A-Gadda-Da-Vida (1968)ATCO Records
                                              Original ATCO/Atlantic 1968
                                                • Original LP£20.00
                                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl

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                                                SantanaMarathon ( 1979)Columbia
                                                  • Original LP£9.99
                                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                                  Martha VelezMatinée Weepers (1973)Sire
                                                    • Original LP£12.00
                                                      Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: NM-Original = Original USA LP Vinyl mint sealed opened once, cutout

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                                                    Graham NashSongs For Beginners (1971)Atlantic
                                                    Deep west coast.
                                                      • New LP (180g)£14.99
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                                                      • Original LP£10.00
                                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl

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                                                      The New SeekersBeautiful People (1971)Elektra
                                                      Bubble-icious
                                                        • Original LP£8.99
                                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl

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                                                        Shawn PhillipsFurthermore (1974)A & M
                                                        Classic Folk Rock album from 1974
                                                          • Original LP£9.00
                                                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl , diecut sleeve some creasing at opening
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                                                          Seals And CroftsGreatest Hits (1975)Warner Bros
                                                          Featuring their original version of "Summer Breeze"!
                                                            • Original LP£5.99
                                                              Vinyl condition: VGSleeve condition: VGOriginal = USA Original Vinyl VG ONLY


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                                                            Tim Weisberg4 (1974)A&M Records
                                                            fusion
                                                              • Original LP£8.99
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                                                              Peter, Paul & MaryA Song Will Rise (1965)Warner Bros. Records
                                                              Original 65 LP
                                                                • Original LP£10.00
                                                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl in shrink
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                                                                Seals & CroftsDown HomeT-A
                                                                  • Original LP£10.00
                                                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl

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                                                                  MelanieGarden In The City (1972)Buddah Records
                                                                    • Original LP£10.00
                                                                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl die cut sleeve

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                                                                    MelanieLeftover Wine (1970)Buddah
                                                                    Folky, funky singer live at Carnegie Hall
                                                                      • Original LP£7.99
                                                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal UK vinyl
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                                                                      Three Dog NightNaturally (1970)ABC/Dunhill Records
                                                                        • Original LP£9.99
                                                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl.
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                                                                        Quicksilver Messenger ServiceSolid Silver (1975)Capitol Records
                                                                          • Original LP£6.99
                                                                            Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA LP Vinyl

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                                                                          Nitty Gritty Dirt BandSymphonion Dream (1975)United Artists Records
                                                                            • Original LP£8.99
                                                                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl.
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                                                                            The NylonsThe NylonsAttic
                                                                            Accapella! giving Pitch Perfect franchise a run for their money
                                                                              • Original LP£6.99
                                                                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl.
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                                                                              The VenturesTheme From Shaft (1971)United Artists Records
                                                                              Well funky version of Shaft, I'm A Man & more
                                                                                • Original LP£10.00
                                                                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl, some wear to sleeve.
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                                                                                Bob WelchThree Hearts (1979)Capitol Records
                                                                                Soft rock/Yacht rock
                                                                                  • Original LP£6.99
                                                                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA LP Vinyl

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                                                                                  Shawn PhillipsTranscendence (1978)RCA
                                                                                  Groovy folk-funk-rock
                                                                                    • Original LP£10.00
                                                                                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl
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                                                                                    Stephen StillsStephen Stills Live Atlantic (1975)
                                                                                    Original USA vinyl
                                                                                      • Original LP£10.00
                                                                                        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl sticker tear on sleeve

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