Classics IV – Spooky Sound of Classics IV Japan red vinyl LP with obi


Free U.S. shipping!  An original red vinyl copy of the rare Japan-only compilation Spooky Sound of Classics IV, by the Classics IV, including the original obi and lyric insert.

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Offered for sale is an original red vinyl pressing of the rare Japan-only LP Spooky Sound of the Classics IV by the Classics IV, including the original obi and lyric insert.

About this copy: This copy of Spooky Sound of Classics IV is a 1968 pressing on the Liberty label.

The cover is VG+.  There’s no wear, but there are a couple of bends near the upper right hand corner.  The obi is M-.  The “hojyuhyo,” or reorder tag, is still attached.

The lyric insert is VG++ with just a bit of fading.

The red vinyl disc is M- and looks unplayed. Clean disc!

A nice copy of a very rare LP.   This one isn’t even mentioned at Discogs.

Background: Founded in Florida in 1965, the Classics IV put three songs in the American Top 10 in 1967-1968:  “Spooky,” “Stormy,” and “Traces.”

They also released five albums before several members went on to form the Atlanta Rhythm Section.

This album, Spooky Sounds of Classics IV was released in Japan after their second American LP.

Tracks are:

  • Spooky
  • Daydream Believer
  • You Are My Sunshine
  • The Letter
  • By The Time I Get To Phoenix
  • Goin’ Out of My Head
  • Mary, Mary Row Your Boat
  • Stormy
  • Soul Train
  • The Girl From Ipanema
  • Bus Stop
  • Just Between You and Me
  • Hook a Trip
  • Mamas and Papas

You can listen to “Spooky” here:

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Country of origin: Japan
Size: 12″
Record Label: Liberty
Catalog Number:
Year of Release: 1968
Format: Stereo
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Additional information

Weight 11 oz
Dimensions 12.4 × 12.4 × 0.25 in