Durium Records & Hit of the Week Records


Nick Lucas (The Crooning Troubador), “All Of Me”, Hit of the Week Record Nick Lucas & His Troubadours 78 rpm; Hit of the Week Records was a record label based in the United States of America in the early 1930s.  Distinctively, “Hit of the Week”s were made not of shellac as was usual for gramophone […]

How to remove musty smell from vinyl records


Use household alcohol and a cotton ball to gently wipe the surface of a vinyl LP sleeve. This will remove dust, dirt, tape residue and some pen marks. Be careful with all sleeves as the ink will bleed on some. Try a small test spot in the corner first to test. As for the vinyl […]

The Commodores 1978 Platinum Tour Album


Produced by Motown Records in 1978, The Commodores Platinum Tour album was a platinum colored LP record. The album featured four of their hits from the album “Natural High” including, “Three Times A Lady”, “Flying High” and “Such A Woman”. The release of The Platinum Tour albums was preceeded by a coast-to-coast American tour.