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!).

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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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      ChicagoChicago III (1971)Columbia
      Wicked album of funk -rock-jazz. Check the folk-funk killers 'Loneliness Is Just A Word' and 'Happy Cause I'm Going Home'.
      • Chicago – loneliness is just a word
      • Chicago – happy cause i'm going home
      • Original 2×LP£12.00
        Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl gatefold
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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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          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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                Bobbie GentryOde To Billy Joe (1967)Capitol
                Killer, killer Debut album featuring the classic "Ode To Billie Joe", Mississippi Delta and more. Features heavily on Soul Jazz Records's Delta Swamp Rock...
                • Bobbie Gentry – Mississippi Delta
                • Bobbie Gentry – Papa, Woncha Let Me Go To Town With You
                • Original LP£30.00
                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA Vinyl clean in orig shrink
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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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                  ShangoShango (1969)A&M Records
                  Latin tinged rock
                    • Original LP£15.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl,
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                    Cold BloodFirst Taste Of Sin (1972)Warner Bros
                    Woah - wicked album produced by ... DONNY HATHAWAY! and featuring Hathaway as well as Coke Escovedo, Pete Escovedo and more beefing up this very funky...
                    • Cold Blood – Valdez In The Country
                    • Original LP£20.00
                      Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA Vinyl, sleeve age wear, spine wear
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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 Beach BoysSurf's UpReprise Records
                        • Original LP£18.00
                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl.
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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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                          CherCher Superpak Vol. II (1972)United Artists Records
                          Nuff toons
                            • Original LP£10.00
                              Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl,
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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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                              The Beach BoysSummer Days (And Summer Nights!!)Capitol Records
                                • Original LP£15.00
                                  Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal 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
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                                        Kenny Rogers & The First EditionTell It All, Brother (1970)Reprise Records
                                        Great country rock pop soul crossover LP, 1970
                                          • Original LP£9.99
                                            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
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                                            • 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
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                                                  • 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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                                                        Kenny RankinSilver Morning (1974)Little David
                                                        Includes "In The Name of Love", a folk-funk classic! EPIC!
                                                        • Kenny Rankin – In The Name Of Love
                                                        • Original LP£15.00
                                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+
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                                                        Richard HarrisThe Richard Harris Love Album (1969)Stateside
                                                        Irish screen legend gets all loved up in Frisco with songwriter extraordinaire Jim Webb. Includes the stunning original version of 'Macarthur Park'. Camp...
                                                        • Richard Harris – mac arthur park
                                                        • Original LP£9.99
                                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original UK vinyl
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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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                                                            Sonny & CherAll I Ever Need Is You Kapp Records (1972)
                                                            USA original vinyl
                                                              • Original LP£10.00
                                                                Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original = Original USA Vinyl in shrink
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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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                                                                    The WhoHooligans (1981)MCA Records
                                                                    USA double LP collection
                                                                      • Original 2×LP£20.00
                                                                        Vinyl condition: NM-Sleeve condition: VGOriginal = Original USA Vinyl gatefold sleeve

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                                                                      The Ventures$1,000,000.00 Weekend (1967)Liberty
                                                                      Groovy 60s guitar
                                                                        • Original LP£10.00
                                                                          Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VG+Original USA LP Vinyl.
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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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                                                                                Peter, Paul & MaryIn Concert (1967)Warner Bros. Records
                                                                                Double LP
                                                                                  • Original 2×LP£10.00
                                                                                    Vinyl condition: VG+Sleeve condition: VGOriginal USA LP Vinyl.
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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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