I find them both! Luckily however my record karma is pristine so I find
great records all the live long day!
David Weiner wrote:
> I often find the opposite situation - gorgeous cover and trashed record, so
> go figure!
> Dave Weiner
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> I do the "husbandry" thing all the time. I find beautiful covers in the
> dollar bins sometimes. What
> I'm amazed by is the number of great-condition records I've bought in
> beat-to-hell covers. How does
> that happen? Latest was one of the Virgil Fox direct-to-disc (on the rarer
> white vinyl). The record
> has zero ticks and pops and very little surface noise, no groove
> distortions. Just beautiful. The
> cover looks like it got dragged behind a Grand Canyon burro. Go figure.
> -- Tom Fine