The Destination for Music




What type of music do we buy?

We will buy most types of music, but we do try and buy stock that is in excellent condition. As a very general idea, here is some of the music we are after:

1960s 1970s Rock Music, Progressive Rock, Psych, Blues, Folk
Artists: Beatles, Stones, Kinks, Who, Small Faces, Yardbirds, Pink Floyd, Zombies, Jimi Hendrix, Fairport Convention, Jethro Tull, King Crimson, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Uriah Heep, Queen, David Bowie, AC/DC, Fleetwood Mac, Kevin Ayers, Groundhogs....

1970s 1990s Punk & Indie Music
Artists: Sex Pistols, Clash, Ramones, New York Dolls, Damned, Stranglers, Cure, Smiths, Jam, Stone Roses, Oasis, Blur, Suede, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden...

Heavy/Death/Thrash Metal
Artists: Iron Maiden, Metallica, Slayer, Bolt Thrower, Mayhem, Venom, Cannibal Corpse, Voivod, Burzum, Napalm Death...

Artists: Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Bill Evans, Sonny Rollins, Theolonious Monk, Howlin Wolf, Muddy Waters, T Bone Walker...

Soul / Reggae
Sub Genres: Motown, Ska, Northern Soul, Roots, Dub,
Labels: Motown, Island, Doctor Bird, Stax, Atlantic, Studio One, Coxsone...

HMV, Decca, Columbia and DG. Mostly from the late 50's into the 1960's, especially stereo presses

Soundtracks, Test presses etc
We are always on the lookout for unusual records as well. We will buy collections of soundtracks, Test pressings or anything different

Magazines and Newspapers, Programmes, Tickets, Clothing Items, Posters, Flyers,

This list is not exhaustive! Please give a call to discuss


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Scratch the Surface Records is the trading name of Symfoniae Ltd