The following numbers will be indicated on the images below to show you where to find them:. Starting with the front cover and working clockwise, we have the title, artist, label, catalog number note the one on the spine next to 5, both should be entered , and a company credit, which is optional. This alone should fill out the first four fields on the Submission Form. On the back cover, we can see some of the same information as on the front cover. With the exception of the track listing and the alternate catalog number, all information on this back cover example is optional.
Look out for that artwork and you could be in for a treat. Collectors pay crazy sums of money for the most sought-after records, which include this dancefloor-filler by Washington DC's The Cashmeres. Pristine first pressings of the LP are the most coveted and fetch the highest prices.
Monterose — J. Monterose is top of many a jazz record collector's wishlist. Jolly What! Only copies of the cover that features the Fab Four were produced, making this particular version of the LP one of the rarest Beatles albums.
Helene Smith — Sings Sweet Soul! Fewer than copies of Floridian Helene Smith's LP were pressed, and even fewer are thought to exist these days, bumping up the value no end. Other reissues are also valuable, but this is the pick of the bunch. Del Shannon — Runaway with Hello, Does anyone have tips for shipping Vinyl albums without LP mailers?
Any help is appreciated. I just recently mailed my 1st two record albums. I used heavy cardboard moving boxes. I opened them out, totally flat, and then folded them back around the records.
Got the boxes for free. Lake UTC 5. Buy some LP mailers. I like the folded moving box idea. Pizza Boxes that have pizza in them Cereal boxes folded around the record Brown paper bags without any cardboard Clear plastic that once wrapped a mattress - no cardboard Sheets of copy paper taped together - no cardboard Newspaper sunday funnies - No cardboard USPS bubble mailer turned inside out and taped around the record - No cardboard Tampon boxes taped around the record Used Christmas wrapping paper turned inside out with cardboard shoved inside jacket with LP Homemade record boxes with very little tape or tape that would be used to close a birthday gift and not packing tape Used auto parts boxes with grease on them mainly gasket boxes Reused flat screen monitor boxes I find some of them comical and others down right disturbing.
So it makes sense it is so valuable. In case you have any Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band that was released in , you have a small fortune on your hands. The most valuable is the mono edition with a black Parlophone on it. The identity of the buyer was not revealed and the only thing we know is that he lives in America's midwest.
So it is not really a surprise he is on this list. White is a vintage collector and has other rare vinyl albums. However, My Happiness is the most expensive item in his collection. Ringo Star has the album No.
It is the highest amount paid on a commercial record. Other serial numbers are still valuable, and if you have this album, there's a chance you can still sell it for some thousands.Dec 17, · Released in , the limited edition of Britney's third album features a colored vinyl record, and came with a poster and cardboard inserts. A bona fide collector's item, the extra special LP is.