Our BIG Memorial Day sale ends at midnight (pacific time)

6 CDsToday if you order before midnight:
1.
The “Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide” on CD, listing the values for over a million records. ($19.95)
2. The “Directory of Collectors and Dealers” who buy records. ($10.95)
3. The “Records to Riches” audio seminar ($10.95)
We will include for free:
4.
The “Compilation Album Guide,” listing the values for over 10,000 albums with various songs by various artists.
5.The “Soundtracks Guide”, listing the values for over 10,000 soundtracks from Movies, TV, and Broadway.
6.The “Picture Disc Guide,” listing the values for over 1,000 picture discs where there’s a picture on the vinyl itself.
PLUS—The complete Elvis and Beatles listings.
All the guides are on CD in Microsoft Word.

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May 25, 2015 Record of the Day

Eddie Cochran 45Eddie-CochranEddie Cochran was a true pioneer in the early days of Rock and Roll with classics like “C’mon Everybody” and “Summertime Blues.” As big a star as he was in the states, he was even more popular in England where a car crash took his life at the age of 21. Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987, his most valuable 45 is “Mean When I’m Mad.” Released on Liberty records in 1957, the single with its picture sleeve is worth up to $1500.00 today. Eddie Cochran is among the over 65,000 recording artists you’ll find in the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide, listing the values for over a million records. It’s available in the left hand column.

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May 24, 2015 Record of the Day

MetallicaMetallica is among the cream of the crop of Heavy Metal bands with their albums going platinum. Guitarist-singer James Hetfield struck a chord not only with suburban metal-heads but with critics as well for his songwriting. The bands’ music deals with teen obsessions, politics, and justice. In 1986 Megaforce records released a picture disc version of Metallica’s album “Kill ‘Em All.” A copy can sell for $250.00 today. “Kill ‘Em All” by Metallica is just one 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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May 23, 2015 Records of the Day

Etta James 45Etta-JamesBorn Jamesetta Hawkins and speculated to be the daughter of legendary pool-player Minnesota Fats, Etta James with hits like “Dance with me Henry” and “Tell Mama” is recognized as one of the all-time music greats. Her early 1960s hit “At Last (My Love Has Come Along)” has become a standard and wedding song favorite. The album on Argo records is worth up to $100.00 today. The original 45 can sell for $200.00 today. Etta James is among the over 65,000 recording artists you’ll find in the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide, listing the values for over a million records. It’s available in the left hand column.

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May 22, 2015 Record of the Day

rolling stones 45SatisfactionRolling Stone magazine ranks “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” by the Rolling Stones as the second greatest song of all time. Released on London records in 1965 it became the Stones’ first #1 hit in the U.S. In Britain, the lyrics were considered too suggestive and initially got very little airplay. The 45 with picture sleeve can sell for $350.00 today. “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” is just one of the over 1,000,000 record values you’ll find listed on the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide on CD. It’s available in the left hand column.

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May 21, 2015 Record of the Day

comancheIn 1956 United Artists released the movie “Comanche,” which tells the story of Quana Parker, chief of the Comanche Antelope tribe.” Son of a Comanche chief and a white European, Quana Parker never lost a battle but eventually accepted the white man’s culture when he saw no alternative. Starring Dana Andrews and Linda Crystal, the original soundtrack album on Coral records from 1956 is worth up to $350.00 today. “Comanche” is just one of the 10,000 soundtracks listed on our Soundtracks CD, covering movies, TV, and Broadway shows. It’s available in the left hand column.

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May 20, 2015 Record of the Day

CoastersThe Coasters were the clown princes of Rock and Roll with classics like “Charlie Brown,” “Yakety Yak,” and “Along Came Jones.” In 1958 ATCO records released the EP “Rock and Roll with the Coasters,” which include their hits singles “Searchin’” and “Young Blood.” A copy can sell for $300.00 today. Find the value for every record by the Coasters 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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May 19, 2015 Records of the Day

Jerry-Lee-LewisDolly-PartonCan the same song by two different recording artists be worth money? In 1957 Jerry Lee Lewis shook up the Rock and Roll world with a song he didn’t want to record for religious reasons. “Great Balls of Fire” on the Sun label is worth up to $100.00 with its picture sleeve. In 1979 Dolly Parton recorded “Great Balls of Fire.” It was issued as a picture disc with Dolly’s picture on the vinyl itself. It can also sell for $100.00 today. “Great Balls of Fire” is just one of the over 1,000,000 record values you’ll find listed on the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide on CD. It’s available in the left hand column.

 

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May 18, 2015 Record of the Day

Roy-ClarkBest known for co-hosting “Hee Haw” with Buck Owens, Roy Clark is recognized as one of the best guitarist and banjo pickers in the music business. Although he has hits like “Tips of my Fingers” and “Yesterday When I was Young,” his most valuable 45 was his first.  The Rockabilly single called “Please Mr. Mayor (Don’t Outlaw Rock and Roll)” was released on Debbie records in 1958. An original copy can fetch $250.00 today. To have Mighty John the Record Guy personally appraise your records within 24 hours, just click on “Online Appraisals” near the top of the page.

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May 17, 2015 Record of the Day

Everly Brothers 45Everly BrothersThe Everly Brothers are one of the most successful duos in the history of Rock and Roll. Among their early hits is “Wake up Little Susie.” It’s ironic that these wholesome singers had their #1 hit banned in Boston. The fact that a boy and a girl would fall asleep together at the movies, as they did in the song, was too much to tolerate. Oh, how times have changed. The 45, released on Cadence records in 1957, is worth up to $25.00 while the picture sleeve by itself can sell for $125.00 today. “Wake Up Little Susie” is just one of the over 1,000,000 record values you’ll find listed on the Mighty John Record Appraisal Guide on CD. It’s available in the left hand column.

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