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Record Appraisal Guide

Spring has sprung! Now you can order the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide on CD for just $19.95. It’s normally $39.95. Get the values for over a million records by over 65,000 recording artists from 1902 to the present day for just $19.95. You’ll find the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide at the top of the left hand column.

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March 28, 2015 Record of the Day

Red Prysock was one of the great Rhythm & Blues saxophonists during the early Rock and Roll era. Although influenced by Jazz great, Coleman Hawkins, Prysock nonetheless turned to Rock and Roll. When legendary dee-jay, Alan Freed, began his famous stage shows in New York, Red Prysock was in the back-up band. He can also be heard on his brother, Arthur Prysock’s, recordings. In 1956 Mercury records released the Red Prysock album “Rock and Roll.” A copy is worth up to $125.00 today. Find the most up-to-date value of your records from Mighty John the Record Guy within 24 hours. Just click on “Online Appraisals” near the top of the page.

 

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March 27, 2015 Records of the Day

Vogue picture or painted records, which were issued from 1946-1947, can be very collectible. They were produced by Sav-Way Industries of Detroit. There are about 75 in the series like “When I get Where I’m Going” by Patsy Montana. A copy is worth up to $200.00. “Easter Parade” by Judy Garland on Vogue records can sell up to $1,000.00 today. “When I Get Where I’m Going” by Patsy Montana and “Easter Parade” by Judy Garland are just two of the picture discs you’ll find listed on our Picture Discs Price Guide on CD. It’s available in the left hand column.

 

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March 26, 2015 Record of the Day

By the time Little Richard’s third album was released, he had left Rock and Roll for religion. “The Fabulous Little Richard” album marked the end of the electrifying early years of his raucous sound. Although the music on the album had been recorded from 1955-1958, the album on Specialty records wasn’t released until 1959. An original copy is worth up to $100.00 today. Find the value for every record by the Little Richard and those by over 65,000 other recording artists with the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide on CD, listing the values for over a million records. It’s available in the left hand column.

 

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March 25, 2015 Record of the Day

In the early 60s, the Ronettes owned the charts with their classic “Be My Baby.” That was followed by more hits like  “Baby, I Love You,” and “Walkin in the Rain.” By 1965 their popularity began to fade and their singles were less successful, but not less collectible. Their 45 “Is This What I Get For Loving You,” released on Philles records, is worth up to $50.00. Add up to another $125.00 for the picture sleeve. Find the value for every record by the Ronettes  and those by over 65,000 other recording artists with the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide on CD, listing the values for over a million records. It’s available in the left hand column.

 

 

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March 24, 2015 Records of the Day

In 1963 the Kingsmen’s version of “Louie Louie” became one of the most controversial records of all time. The lyrics were thought to be obscene but in reality the words were simply about a man telling a bartender about his girl in Jamaica. The bartender’s name was Louie. The original lyrics are by the original singer, Richard Berry. The Kingsmen’s 45, released on Wand records, is worth up to $40.00. Released six years before the Kingsmen’s classic, Richard Berry’s version was released on Flip records and can sell for $300.00 today. “Louie Louie” is just one of the over 1,000,000 records you’ll find listed on the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide. It’s available in the left hand column.

 

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March 23, 2015 Records of the Day

In 1959, before he started the Motown super group, the Miracles; Smokey Robinson recorded with Ron White for Tamla records. The single “It” by Ron and Bill (Smokey Robinson) is worth up to $300.00. That same year Smokey Robinson & the Miracles recorded “Bad Girl.” It was the first single released under the now famous Motown record label.  A copy can sell for $5,000.00 today. Find the value for every record by Smokey Robinson & the Miracles and those by over 65,000 other recording artists with the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide on CD, listing the values for over a million records. It’s available in the left hand column.

 

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March 22, 2015 Record of the Day

Frank Zappa wrote Doo Wop songs in the 50s and had minor success in the early 60s with the band, Soul Giant. But when he formed the Mothers of Invention in 1966, his fame became legendary. His 1973 album “Over-Nite Sensation” on Discreet records is now worth up to $200.00 in 2-channel stereo and up to $400.00 in 4-channel quadrophonic. Find the value for every record by Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention and those by over 65,000 other recording artists in the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide on CD in Microsoft Word. It’s available in the left hand column.

 

 

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March 21, 2015 Records of the Day

Without a doubt the most successful girl-group of the 50s and early 60s was the Shirelles. It started with “I Met Him on a Sunday” in 1958. More hits followed like “Dedicated to the One I Love,” “Will You Love Me Tomorrow,” “Baby It’s You,” and “Soldier Boy.” In 1961 they went top 10 with “Mama Said (There’d be Days Like This)”. The 45 is worth up to $40.00 but the album its on “The Shirelles Sing to Trumpets and Strings,” released on Scepter records, is worth up to $100.00 today.Find the most up-to-date value of your records from Mighty John the Record Guy within 24 hours. Just click on “Online Appraisals” near the top of the page.

 

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March 20, 2015 Records of the Day

Carl Perkins, who was a member of the famous Million Dollar Quartet along with Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, and Jerry Lee Lewis, is best known for his classic hit “Blue Suede Shoes,” which is worth up to $125.00 today. However, his first record, “Movie Magg,” was written when he was 13. It’s about taking his girlfriend, Maggie, to the movies. Released on Flip records in 1955, the 45 can sell for $1,500.00. Carl Perkins is just one of over 65,000 recording artists you’ll find in the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide, listing the values for over a million records.

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