Abbey Road Studios, 3 Abbey Road, St. John's Wood, London NW8. The building was first errected as a detached residence in 1830. It was purchased by the Gramophone Company Limited in December 1929 and converted into a recording studio. By the time it officially opened on 12 November 1931, the Gramophone Company had merged with Columbia Records to become EMI. The Beatles first entered Abbey Road Studios for their original recording audition on Wednesday, 6 June 1962 and became regular users over a period of seven years.



THREE MUSICLAND BEATLES FLEXIS-These "red, white, and blue" flexi discs were issued by Capitol as promotional giveaways to encourage the sale of the Capitol catalog of Beatles albums. The transparent 7-1/4" square discs were adhered to a card with photos of the group on the front visible through the soundsheet. Capitol / Evatone 420826CS (Red) All My Loving / You've Got To Hide Your Love Away, Capitol / Evatone 420827CS (Blue) Magical Mystery Tour / Here Comes The Sun, Capitol / Evatone 420828CS (Clear/white) Rocky Racoon / Why Don't We Do It In The Road. Issued in July 1982. Nice condition. $45

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BOX WITH 25 PROMO COPIES OF "TAKE IT AWAY" 45 RPM RECORDS-25 unused copies of Columbia 18-03018 "Take It Away" issued in 1982 with colorful sleeves. The sleeves are the "Demonstration-Not For Sale" marked ones! Book value is over $500! Good investment item. $200

FULL VIEW, RECORD











PAUL MCCARTNEY LEXUS Sealed PROMO 2 CD Box Set-This is a rare two cd set issued by Lexus in very small quantities and distributed at Lexus parties, to some customers, and to some employees. This is still sealed in the original shrink wrap. Hard to find in sealed condition. This has the “Chaos And Creation In The Backyard” cd and the rare (only issued in this set) “Motor of Love” cd. $60







PAUL MCCARTNEY LEXUS Sealed MOTOR OF LOVE CD-This is a rare PROMOTIONAL CD that was only found in the two cd box set issued by Lexus in very small quantities and distributed at Lexus parties, to some customers, and to some employees. This cd was removed from the box and is still sealed. Hard to find in sealed condition. $45









PAUL MCCARTNEY LEXUS Sticker CHAOS CREATION CD-This is a sealed cd that was removed from the limited edition LEXUS 2 cd boxed promotional set that was issued by Lexus in very small quantities and distributed at Lexus parties, to some customers, and to some employees. This is still sealed in the original shrink wrap. Hard to find in sealed condition and with both stickers (the lower one for the Lexus free giveaway). $20









THE CAPITOL ALBUMS VOL 1 PROMO CD SAMPLER-Scarce 2004 promotional cd sampler for THE CAPITOL ALBUMS Vol 1- Contains 8 songs in both stereo and mono mixes (16 tracks total). In the original, colorful, slip case. $35





BEATLES "ROCK N ROLL MUSIC VOL. 1" RECORD ALBUM-Captitol SN-16020 issued in 1980. This is the green label budget issue. Nice cover with very light wear and small crease to upper right area. Record has light scuffs at VG+. Replacement inner sleeve. $10





BEATLES "ROCK N ROLL MUSIC VOL. 2" PROMOTIONAL RECORD ALBUM-This is the Capitol SN-16021 green budget series issued in 1980. This is still sealed in the original factory shrink wrap. The top corner section of the wrap on the left side has been removed to reveal the gold foil stamp promo information with #B627330. Sharp corners and with "A Capitol Value" sticker. Not very many of these around. $50





BEATLES "HELP/I'M DOWN" CAPITOL 5476 RECORD AND SLEEVE -CAPITOL 5476 issued in 1967. Sleeve shows light wear with 8-9 staple holes to top left. Straight cut top. Record is a VG+ with great labels without subsidiary of" print. Solid sleeve and record. $65

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BEATLES, ELVIS PRESLEY AND 13 OTHER ARTISTS "RADIO'S MILLION PERFORMANCE SONGS" PROMO RECORD ALBUM- BEATLES related "THE AMAZING BEATLES" STEREO RECORD ALBUM -CBS Songs SNGS-101 issued in 1984. Has the Beatles with "A Hard Day's Night", Elvis "Don't Be Cruel", Jackie DeShannon "Put A Little Love In Your Heart, Freddie Fender "Wasted Days and Wasted Nights", Bob Lind "Elusive Butterfly", Fats Domino "I'm Walking", and more to include The Fleetwoods, Carly Simon, Bobby Goldsboro, Barry Manilow, Jim Reeves, Gale Storm, and Jimmy Jones. Cover is very nice with stub to one corner. "NOT FOR SALE" on back cover. Record is NM-. Very hard to find item for both the Beatles and Elvis Fans. $10







2006 SEALED GRAMMY NOMINEES CD-Original, factory sealed 2006 Grammy nominees cd. Includes Paul McCartney (Fine Line) Green Day, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Coldplay and more. Total of 21 songs. $12







1999 SEALED YELLOW SUBMARINE CD-Capitol/Apple, original 1999 issue still in the factory shrink wrap. Still has the "15 Beatles Classics" sticker. $12







1996 REAL LOVE SEALED 4 TRACK CD-Original 1996 issue, Capitol/Apple, still in the factory shrink wrap. Remains of price sticker glue. This is the Maxi Single with 4 songs. Getting hard to find. $12







BAD FINGER "BABY BLUE" APPLE SINGLE WITH SLEEVE-Apple 1844 "Baby Blue/Flying" with picture sleeve. Released in 1972. Light ring wear to sleeve. Record is a VG+. $15







EMI RECORDING COMPANY LOGO STATIONERY- Vintage, near mint sheet of EMI paper with color logo, address and phone number. Hard item to find. SOLD










MARY HOPKIN "THINK ABOUT YOUR CHILDREN" APPLE SINGLE WITH SLEEVE-Apple 1825 "Think About Your Children" with picture sleeve. Released in 1970. Very light wear to sleeve. Record in unplayed condition. $10







ELASTIC OZ BAND "GOD SAVE US" APPLE SINGLE WITH SLEEVE-God Save Us/Do The Oz (John & Yoko Song) APPLE 1835 with picture sleeve. Released in 1971. "mfd by Apple Records Inc" in perimeter print. Excellent condition With a little record impression. Nice, flat sleeve, close to near mint. Record is Near Mint unplayed. $15





MARY HOPKIN "TEMMA HARBOUR" APPLE SINGLE WITH SLEEVE-Apple 1816 "Temma Harbour" with picture sleeve. Released in 1970. Very light wear to sleeve. Record in unplayed condition. $10







RONNIE SPECTOR "TRY SOME BUY SOME" APPLE SINGLE WITH SLEEVE-Apple 1832 "Try Some Buy Some" with picture sleeve. Released in 1971. Very light wear to sleeve. Record in unplayed condition. $10








BEE GEES "SGT PEPPERS LONELY HEARTS CLUB BAND" RECORD ALBUM-Original, and hard to find, 1978 RSO Record Album RS-2-4100 double vinyl set produced by George Martin. Great music for the 1978 movie starring the Bee Gees, Peter Frampton, Aerosmith, Steve Martin, Alice Cooper, Billy Preston, and more. Jacket has age yellowing and some ring wear, with a stub to the mouth. The record looks unplayed, but does have a couple of light scuffs so VG++. $20








BEATLES "SGT. PEPPER" PICTURE DISC-Rare, album with plain jacket. This is not the one issued by CAPITOL. PHO 7027 A in trail off area. Shows very light wear. $45







BEATLES "FIRST LIVE RECORDINGS" DOUBLE RECORD ALBUM-This is the Pickwick PTP-2098 double album set released in 1978. Cover is excellent with light crease to top and cutout to bottom right. Records have never been played. $25






JULIAN LENNON "THE SECRET VALUE OF DREAMING" ALBUM-ATLANTIC 80640-1-E issued in 1986. Nice cover with 2 corner stubs, one corner crease and cut out. Record is a NM- with great labels. Original photo liner sleeve. $7






JULIAN LENNON "VALOTTE" ALBUM-ATLANTIC 80184-1 issued in 1984. Cover is still in original shrink wrap (opened) with cut out and old price sticker. Record is a NM- with great labels. Original photo liner sleeve. $7







BEATLES PARLOPHONE "ALL MY LOVING" 45 EXTENDED PLAY RECORD -PARLOPHONE GEP 8891 (MONO) with 4 tracks: "All My Loving, Ask Me Why, Money, P.S. I Love You." This has the smaller album style hole. Cover is VG+ with light ring wear to front and back. The record is unplayed and NM-. $20






BEATLES "BABY IT'S YOU" 45 EXTENDED PLAY RECORD -CAPITOL/APPLE NR 7243 89 58348 13 (MONO) with 4 tracks: "Baby's It's You, I'll Follow The Sun, Devil In Her Heart , Boys." This has the USA size hole. Cover is NM-. The record is unplayed and NM-. $15






BEATLES "1962-1966" VINYL DOUBLE RECORD ALBUM-Double Lp with gatefold cover. Apple SKBO-3403 issued in 1973. Nice jacket with light edge wear and light ring wear. Name penned inside. Records show light wear at VG to VG+. Inner lyric liner sleeves have light stain in one lower corner. Good solid set. $20






MARY HOPKIN "POSTCARD" VINYL RECORD ALBUM-APPLE ST-3351 issued in 1969. Record is a VG+ with great labels. Cover in nice condition, but with ring wear. $9








BEATLES "LOVE ME DO" 45 RECORD WITH SLEEVE-CAPITOL PB-5189 issued in 1982. Stored in a custom photo sleeve showing very little wear. The record is a NM-, but with some lifting to the labels. $8






BEATLES "PLEASE PLEASE ME/FROM ME TO YOU" 45 RECORD-VEE JAY 581 issued in 1964. Record is a VG- on both sides. Solid labels with wear and rubbing to both labels. Large initials in black marker to one label. Colorband with bracket logo. RECORD ONLY. NO SLEEVE. $8






BEATLES "HELLO GOODBYE" 45 RPM RECORD-CAPITOL 2056 issued in 1967. Stored in a plain sleeve. The record is a VG+ great labels. Has "Mfd in Canada" perimeter print. $15






BEATLES "LOVE ME DO" 45 RPM RECORD-TOLLIE T-9008 issued in 1964. Record is a VG on "Love Me Do" side and VG- on reverse. Labels show light wear. Large initials "T.P" penned in black ink on "P.S. I Love You" label. RECORD ONLY. NO SLEEVE. This will plug a hole in your collection until you can find a better example. $15






BEATLES "OB LA DI OB LA DA" 45 RECORD WITH SLEEVE-CAPITOL 4347 issued in 1976. Stored in custom numbered 088566 sleeve showing very little wear. Record is NM- with great labels. $14