Filter Special Collections 002 Garage Singles

These items are no longer available for sale, but represent examples of inventory previously sold by Sturgis Antiques.

In this special collection, Sturgis Antiques is happy to have selected rare records from this one client. Their collection is one I have never seen before, the amount of records, the quality and rarity of almost all his records has been overwhelming.
This section will be some of the rarest garage and early soul music from their collection which has been collected for over 55 years. 
Enjoy the records has much as I have in cataloging presenting them here for sale.

There are 194 total records.
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1967 Pennsylvania Garage Five Hungry Men Bustin' Rocks Melmar Records

 Five Hungry Men Bustin Rocks/We Belong Together on Melmar Records – M-122.
Another great PA band, this is the bands one [...]

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West Virginia from 1967 Garage Al's Dynamics Disappointed In You b/w  Break Down on Ideal Records inc IR 20

Al's Dynamics – Disappointed In You /  Break Down on Ideal Records inc. – IR 20
Year: 1967

Condition: Vinyl is high [...]

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Tampa Florida Garage Band The Rovin’ Flames How Many Times b/w Love Song #6 on Decca 32191 1967 Single

The Rovin’ Flames How Many Times / Love Song #6 on Decca – 32191 
A short lived garage band from Tampa Florida, the [...]

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The Sonics Cinderella on Etiquette Records ET-23 White Label Promo 1966 Single

 The Sonics Cinderella on Etiquette Records ET-23. White Label Promo

Their 1966 single and notice its on the new label design Etiquette did.  [...]

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The Aardvarks I’m Higher Than I’m Down on Vark Records Michigan Garage Band Fenton Records Garage

 The Aardvarks I’m Higher Than I’m Down on Vark Records – 2058 
The band was from Muskegon, [...]

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The Sonics Don’t Be Afraid Of The Dark b/w Shot Down on Etiquette Records ET-18 1st Issue Label 1965

The Sonics Don’t Be Afraid Of The Dark b/w Shot Down on Etiquette Records ET-18.

The great and incomparable garage band, The [...]

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The Sparkles No Friend of Mine b/w First Forget on Hickory 45-P-1443 White Label Promo Texas Garage

 The Sparkles No Friend of Mine b/w First Forget on Hickory 45-P-1443 White Label Promo 
Another great Texas garage band, [...]

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Corpus Christi Texas Garage Zakary Thaks Bad Girl/ I Need You on Mercury 72633 with Factory Sleeve

Zakary Thaks Bad Girl/ I Need You on Mercury 72633 with Factory Sleeve
The band was from Corpus Christi Texas and this is their first [...]

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Mark Five Search You Mind on NWI 2700 Northwestern Incorporated Garage Single 1967

 Mark Five Search You Mind on NWI – 2700 
The Label NWI, Northwestern Incorporated had a string of releases and what [...]

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Chancellors Dear John with B side 5 Minus 3 on Fenton Records 2072 Lansing Michigan Garage Band

Chancellors Dear John / 5 Minus 3 on Fenton Records – 2072.
Chancellors were a short lived garage band from rom Lansing,MI. Right outside of [...]

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The Mojos Love Does It's Harm / I Like It on Mojo Records 1966 Garage Single New England Area

 The Mojos Love Does It's Harm / I Like It on Mojo Records. 
Reported that only 1000 singles were issues.  [...]

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The Thoughts All Night Stand on Planet 1966 English Mod Beat Record

The Thoughts All Night Stand on Planet – 45-118 

The Thoughts were a mid 60's English Mod band and were part of the [...]

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Facts of Life I've Seen Darker Nights b/w All In Good Time on Frana Records PA Garage 1967

 Facts of Life I've Seen Darker Nights / All In Good Time on Frana Records – 59
Released in 1967

Another great [...]

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The Executioners The Guillotine / I Was Wrong on Sunburst Records SB-108 Ohio Garage Band Single 1965

 The Executioners The Guillotine / I Was Wrong on Sunburst Records SB-108.
A Youngstown, Ohio garage band that was active from 1962 [...]

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Marshmallow Steamshovel Mr. Mold on Head Records Pittsburg PA. Psych Garage Single from 1968

Marshmallow Steamshovel Mr. Mold on Head Records – 1908 

Marshmallow Steamshovel were from Washington, suburb of Pittsburg Pennsylvania and started in the mid 1960's. [...]

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The Actioneers It's You B/ W No One Wants Me on Shane 1965 Houston Texas Garage Single

The Actioneers It's You / No One Wants Me on Shane – 57.

Texas, the great state of Texas, mainly for its great contribution to [...]

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Beethoven's Fifth Come Down on MGM Records K13746 PROMO with Original Factory Sleeve High VG+ Greg Shaw Pebbles Comp

 Beethoven's Fifth Come Down / The Last Thing On My Mind on MGM Records – K13746 PROMO.

The band is kinda a [...]

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The Barons Don't Burn It and I Hope I Please You on Brownfield Records Forth Worth Texas Garage 1966

The Super Rare Garage Single of The Barons Don't Burn It / I Hope I Please You on Brownfield Records – BF-1035.
 [...]

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Massachusetts Garage The Lost Legend Love Fight b/w Yes, I'm Ready on Onyx Records 1969

 The Lost Legend Love Fight / Yes, I’m Ready on Onyx Records ES 6901.
A Lowell Massachusetts band, a late [...]

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Lou Reed and John Cale Song 1965 on The All Night Workers Don't Put All Your Eggs In One Basket b/w Why Don't You Smile on Round Sound – RS-1

 The All Night Workers Don't Put All Your Eggs In One Basket b/w Why Don't You Smile on Round Sound – RS-1.

 [...]
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Al's Dynamics Disappointed In You b/w Break Down on Ideal Records Inc. IR 20 Amazing Garage Single 1967

 Al's Dynamics – Disappointed In You / Break Down on Ideal Records, Inc. – IR 20. (this is the second copy from [...]

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The Buzz You’re Holding Me Down b/w I've Gotta Buzz on Coral 62492 Promo US Pressing of UK Beat Group

 The Buzz You’re Holding Me Down b/w I've Gotta Buzz on Coral 62492 Promo.
Mid-1960 beat group that featured Tam [...]

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Pheonix Arizona Garage Band Thackeray Rocke Tobacco Road / Can't You See on Castalia Productions 1968

 Thackeray Rocke Tobacco Road / Can't You See on Castalia Productions – ARA 268.
The band was from Phoenix Arizona and had [...]

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Thackeray Rocke Bawling b/w Season Of The Witch on Castalia ProductionsPhoenix Arizona Garage Band 1967

 Thackeray Rocke Bawling / Season Of The Witch on Castalia Productions – ARA 10671.
Year: 1967

The band was from Phoenix Arizona [...]

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1966 Garage Single by The Jades When Shadows Fall / Blue Nocturne on Renay Union City, Tennessee

The Jades When Shadows Fall / Blue Nocturne on Renay – 404

1966 single for the The Jades and their first single on Renay. The [...]