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Are old long-playing records worth anything?

Are old long-playing records worth anything?

The average eBay selling price for vinyl records is around $15, though vinyl record values vary significantly: from 50 cents to $50 or more. You need to do some research to determine exactly how much your vinyl records are worth.

What records sell well on eBay?

Market Watch: Top records sold on eBay, May 2016

  • Minor Threat – “Out of Step” Sold For: $5,000 (Best offer accepted)
  • Herby Brown – “One More Broken Heart” Sold For: $5,711.00 (38 Bids; Starting Price: $9.99)
  • Led Zeppelin – “Led Zeppelin”
  • Elvis Presley – Sun Records lot.
  • The Beatles – “Revolver“ Acetate.

What old LP records are worth money?

Those Were the Days: 25+ Best Vinyl Records Worth a Fortune Today

  • Elvis Presley, ‘That’s All Right’ (1954)
  • The Beatles, ‘Please Please Me’ (1963)
  • Miles Davis, ‘Kind of Blue’ (1959)
  • The Who, ‘The Who Sell Out’ (1967)
  • Nirvana, ‘Bleach’ (1989)
  • XTC, ‘Science Friction’ (1977)
  • David Bowie, ‘The Prettiest Star’ (1973)

Does anyone buy old records?

Record/Music Stores Record stores often have collections of used vinyl records for sale. New vinyl record lovers and long-time collectors trying to build their collection will both buy used from record stores. Expect to get paid a deep discount from what the record stores will sell your used vinyl for.

How much are Beatles 45 records worth?

That record is probably worth about 2,500 dollars. On the memorabilia side, the things I treasure most are my autographs. An autograph is very personal, it wasn’t manufactured, it wasn’t a toy. I have an authorized, authentic set of Beatles autographs.

Do people buy records on eBay?

The glorious thing about buying records on eBay is its sheer unpredictability. There are sellers that know their stuff, no doubt. These aren’t the sellers we care for. Sellers who want a quick sale are less likely to do the research and put up a record for a fraction of what it’s worth.

Is it better to sell vinyl on eBay or discogs?

While Discogs tends to be the better marketplace and outperforms eBay when you intend to sell normal items however, when you try to sell something which is rare & a collectible, eBay is definitely the winner there.

How do I know if my vinyl record is valuable?

Step 1: Identify the Vinyl Release To determine the value of your record, you must first identify it. Start by looking for a Catalog Number on your record, which is often found on the album sleeve or pressed on the inner ring of the vinyl itself. Next, search for a barcode number.

Is buying vinyl on eBay worth it?

Bulk buying on eBay isn’t worth it. People list collections and wholesale lots frequently, and they go for way more than they are actually worth. It could well be linked to the volume of interest they attract. We all have the dream to set up record stores, whether it be online or in a local shop.

What percentage do Discogs take?

Listing is free. Once a buyer places an order with you, we collect an 8% fee (based on your item price) at the time of transaction.

Where can I sell vinyl records online?

Best Places to Buy and Sell Vinyl Records Online

  • Discogs.
  • Amoeba Music.
  • Boomkat.
  • Vinyl Loop.
  • Ebay.

What are the 10 most valuable records?

The 10 most expensive vinyl records ever sold

  1. Wu-Tang Clan – Once Upon A Time In Shaolin.
  2. The Beatles – The Beatles (White Album)
  3. Elvis Presley – My Happiness.
  4. The Beatles – Sgt.
  5. John Lennon & Yoko Ono – Double Fantasy.
  6. The Beatles – Yesterday & Today.
  7. The Beatles – Til There Was You.

What Beatles albums are worth a lot of money?

The demo must have a green label, and if the center is missing, then the record is worth $400.

  • Let It Be (Parlophone P-PCS 7096) 1970 $1,100.
  • THE BEATLES Abbey Road (Parlophone P-PCS 7088) 1969 $1,190.
  • BEATLES Abbey Road (Parlophone P-PCS 7088) 1969 $1,700.

Are eBay vinyls legit?

In the real world, they are definitely not. Most of what we see on eBay are modern reproductions and counterfeits, made by unscrupulous sellers looking to make a quick buck from passionate and novice collectors alike.

Can I trust Discogs?

Overall though, despite some sellers who overgrade, Discogs is probably the best place online to buy vinyl. You just have to do your due diligence.