Over this past summer I was rooting around in a storage room in my basement and came upon my old vinyl record collection. I had thought about selling them since they were just rotting away in the basement for the past 20 years. But when I saw them I thought let’s get them out and see how hard the years of sitting in a damp storage room had been on them.
Much to my surprise they weren’t as bad as I thought. A few of the album covers that didn’t have a high gloss finish had a bit of mold on them but they didn’t appear to be warped or not playable.
So I go them out, clean them with some mild Murphy’s Oil Soap and a very soft rag and voila I had a vinyl record collect of approximately 300 albums at my disposal.
There were a number of albums I was looking for as I was going through the cleaning process. Albums that I recalled spending numerous hours listening to and enjoying I was now anticipating listening to again.
But as I was taking this trip down the vinyl memory lane I came across a number of albums I forgot about until once again seeing the cover.
I thought I’d take a few moments to share my ten favorite vinyl albums that I forgot. These are in no particular order, just ten great albums that had skipped my mind over the past 20 to 30 years. Continue reading