Big Brother & The Holding Company ~ Cheap Thrills, 1968 original 1st press Columbia LP, N / A

1968 original 1st press Columbia Records LP #KCS 9700, Gatefold cover M-, NO seam or spine splits, NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, shelf wear, "360 Sound" stereo labels vinyl M-, NO scratches, plays excellent with minimal surface noise.  Recorded live at Bill Graham's Fillmore Auditorium (later to become Fillmore West!)  After this album, lead singer Janis Joplin branched out with her own Kozmic Blues Band!

Janis Joplin / Full Tilt Boogie ~ Pearl, 1970 original Columbia 1st press LP, $300 + S/H

1970 original 1st press Columbia Records LP pressing #KC 30322, cover M-, still in the original plastic shrink-wrap, NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, NO seam or spine splits, vinyl M-, NO scratches, plays excellent. Last album released while she was still alive.  Arrivedeci Pearl!

Big Brother & The Holding Company ~ Cheap Thrills, 1968 original 1st press Columbia LP, $500 + S/H

1968 original 1st press Columbia Records LP #KCS 9700, Gatefold cover M-, NO seam or spine splits, NO cut-out markings, NO ring-wear, "360 Sound" stereo labels vinyl M-, NO scratches, plays excellent with NO surface noise.  Recorded live at Bill Graham's Fillmore Auditorium (later to become Fillmore West!)  Art by R. Crumb!

BLUE CHEER ~ VINCEBUS ERUPTUM, 1968 original 2nd press Philips LP, $200 + S / H

1968 original 2nd press Philips Records LP pressing #PHS 600-264, textured / embossed cover VG++ (tiny bb-hole at center, barely see it, interestenly, the record has NO hole, so cover & record were apparently "switched out" sometime before I bought it used), NO seam or spine splits, NO ring-wear, vinyl VG(+), side 1 has a couple of scratches that click & pop, side 2 has some scuffs that also click & pop, plays excellent with minimal background. 2nd press with the Abe "Voco" Kesh production credit on back cover. San Francisco, California (USA) power trio band that partially invented "Heavy Metal".