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Depeche Mode - The Meaning Of Love (7", Single) (Very Good Plus (VG+))

Depeche Mode - The Meaning Of Love (7", Single) (Very Good Plus (VG+))

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Media Condition:  Very Good Plus (VG+)
Sleeve Condition: Very Good (VG)
Country:    UK  
Genre:       Electronic
Style:         Synth-pop, Ambient

clean labels, media in great shape, original outer sleeve in great shape, showing wear on sleeve opening


Variants of this UK 7" release: 1) Lacquer cut by JA (Jack Adams), short rim text on labels 2) Lacquer cut by JA (Jack Adams), long rim text on labels (this one) 3) Lacquer cut by POUNDA (Geoff Pesche and pressed by Lyntone Records Ltd. 4) Lacquer cut by JA (Jack Adams), short rim text on labels, pressed by WEA Records Pressing Plant, West Drayton On rear cover: Recorded at Blackwing Studios, London Distributed by Spartan and Rough Trade On labels: © & ℗ Mute Records Sonet Publishing 1982 Some dinked versions show a post-manufacturing large hole


A. The Meaning Of Love
B. Oberkorn (It's A Small Town)


Barcode and Other Identifiers:

Matrix / Runout MUTE-22-A-1 JA TAPE ONE
Matrix / Runout MUTE-22-B-1 JA TAPE ONE
Matrix / Runout MUTE-22-A-1 JA TAPE ONE
Matrix / Runout MUTE-22-B-1 G2 JA TAPE ONE 2
Matrix / Runout MUTE-22-A-2 G2 JA TAPE ONE 2
Matrix / Runout MUTE-22-B-2 G2 JA TAPE ONE 2


Recorded At Blackwing Studios
Distributed By Spartan
Distributed By Rough Trade
Copyright (c) Mute Records
Phonographic Copyright (p) Mute Records
Published By Sonet Publishing
Lacquer Cut At Tape One


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We Grade Records Using the Goldmine System (But Slightly Simplified)

When We Grade Records Most Grading is Done Visually, If the Record is Worth Over £10.00 it will be Test Played, Due to the Sheer Amount of Products we List A Day it would be humanly Impossible to Test Play everything.

We Grade items Using the Below Guide:-



Item Is New, Vinyl Brand New, Never Played, Sleeve Usually Stil in Seal Wrap


Near Mint

The record Will be Like New, Possibly Unplayed, As will be used it will have been handled by a previous owner, The Sleeve will be in Almost Perfect Condition, there may be some indication that the sleeve was Handled such as a slight mark on sleeve corners


Very Good Plus (VG+)

The Record Will Be In Excellent Condition, There Will be a Few Very Fine Marks on the Vinyl, Around 2 - 5 Would be Acceptable, and The Sleeve Will Show Light Wear to Corners Only


Very Good (VG)

The Record Will Show Signs That it has been used, Quite a few Fine Marks on Media, Around 5 - 10 Would Be Acceptable, Surface noise is common at the Very Beginning of Playback, and Surface Noise Will Possibly be present only at the Quietest parts of Playback, Sleeve Will Have Either Have Heavy Wear to Corners or Wear to edges.


Good Plus (G+)

The Record Will Have Noticeable Scratches, Possible Deep scratches, on playback, all or Part of the Media Playback will have Surface Noise Present (for Example One Scratch Can Cause load noise but the rest of the record plays fine) Record won't Skip, and Sleeve Will Have Heavy Wear Overall Record Where Split is Going to Happen, Or Sleeve Has Rip in Sleeve But not all the way Across


Good (G)

Vinyl Will Play But will Have Skipping in parts, Sleeve Will Have a Large Rip(S) Resulting in Sleeve being Unable to Contain the Record Unsupported


Fair (F)

A Very Rare Occasion We Would Sell A Fair Record, Record Will Be Split or not fully intact, Sleeve Will be Partially Missing or Torn in more than one place

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