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Auction: The Beatles "Rubber Soul" 1965 ORIGINAL US Vinyl Mono Record Capital / T 2442

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Title The Beatles "Rubber Soul" 1965 ORIGINAL US Vinyl Mono Record Capital / T 2442
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Price USD 29.99
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"Rubber Soul" is a 1965 album by the British rock band, The Beatles, their sixth UK album, and the tenth released in America. Released on 3 December, it met with a highly favorable critical response and topped record charts in the United Kingdom for several weeks, as well as in the United States, where it was issued with a different set of tracks. "Rubber Soul" incorporates a mix of 1960's pop, soul and folk music styles. The album's name comes from the term plastic soul, which popular African American soul musicians coined to describe Mick Jagger, a white musician singing soul music. It was the second Beatles album-after the British album version of "A Hard Day's Night"- to contain only original material, and was recorded in just over four weeks to make the Christmas market. The album has been included in numerous "best of" album lists compiled by various publications, and is regarded by musicologists as a major artistic achievement that continued the group's artistic maturation while attaining widespread critical and commercial success. In 2012, "Rubber Soul" was ranked #5 on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "500 Greatest Albums of All Time". In 2013, after the British Phonographic Industry changed their sales rewards rules, the album was declared as having gone platinum. This is the ORIGINAL 1965 US Vinyl MONO Pressing on the Capitol label. The catalog # on the spine is: T 2442. There is a scratched out name on the back, top cover. Side 1 has some label missing on the top part. The record is visually graded by Goldmine standards as VG+. The cover is VG+. The cover has the heavy textured surface with no ring wear. Please see pictures. Record has been stored in a heavy duty anvil case since 2006. Record will be shipped following business day as soon as payment is received. Media Mail will take at least 3 TO 5 WEEKS due to being shipped BY BOAT, NOT AIR, from Hawaii. Priority Mail is $16 from Hawaii. International bidders please contact.            
statistics for auctions of this release
Release Name Rubber Soul (US)
Catalogue T2442
Sold auctions 295
Running auctions 22
Maximum paid $764.69
Minimum paid $0.99
Average paid $36.38
Popularity 42% of all auctions for this release were sold.