Wednesday, January 6, 2010

David Bowie - Space Oddity

Vinyl Records Top 5 eBay Sales Week Ending 12/26/2009

1. 45 - Jimmy DeBerry "Take A Little Chance" / "Time Has Made A Change" Sun 185 - $4,477.99

2. 45 - David Bowie "Space Oddity" / "Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud" Philips Portugal Promo w/pic sleeve - $2,999.99

3. 10" - Lazare Levy "Mozart 2 Sonatas For Piano" Ducretet - $2,558.98

4. 10" - The Jam "Going Underground" Acetate - $2,511.09

5. LP- The Brief Encounter "self titled" Seventy Seven - $2,460.00

I can see an early Sun Records 45 going for close to 5 G's, but a David Bowie 45 for almost $3,000? What's the story, you may ask. Well, this 45 has a picture sleeve (shown above) that is unique to the Portuguese pressing of the single and is considered the "Holy Grail" for the David Bowie collector. Boy, those record nerds have some deep pockets!

You can find the top 5 Ebay vinyl sales each week at this site - Counter-Clock Records Blog

Here's the original 1969 video for the song - mind blowing stuff - love the high tech special effects...


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