Nudity on 8 Track Tape Labels – Volume One

There’s a pretty good demand for “cheesecake” album covers in the vinyl record collector’s market, album covers that feature either fully nude or scantily clad models that have nothing to do with the content of the record inside. Cheesecake vinyl LP’s are pretty common with a wide range of diverse titles, but finding nudity on 8 track tape labels is a bit more difficult for a couple of reasons. First the size of the label really cuts down on what you can show in detail, and many of the “cheesecake” type covers on LP’s were produced before 8 tracks were […]

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Some Album Rarities for April 2014

With hundreds of thousands of albums in our warehouse, sometimes it can get tedious listing the same titles over and over again, especially when you know that a vast majority of them will just sit there on the website. Currently we’ve got about 50 copies of Freddy Fender’s Before the Next Teardop Falls in our online inventory and cataloged….and dozens more in boxes of commons carts. So it’s nice when we come across some more scarce albums, albums that didn’t sell in the millions, have limited appeal and might be far outside the mainstream. Below you’ll see some of these […]

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8 Track Shack Rarities for October 2013

We’ve decided that we simply must post some of our gummed up 8 tracks to the 8 Track Shack online inventory. Nobody wants to fix them, and often times they are a real mess, but some of these carts haven’t seen the light of day in ten years and likely haven’t been played for decades….so make sure to check out the 8 Track Shack newly listed page to see what we find. There are a lot of 1960’s original 8 track releases dropping into the inventory on the newly listed page, many of which you won’t find anywhere on the […]

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8 Track Shack Album Rarities for September 2013

Here are a few rare albums that we’ve added so far in September. We’ll be adding more rarities to our blog in the coming months, so check back and see what we’ve found in the massive piles of music in our warehouse. Don’t like the prices but wish you could own an album you find here? Add it to your 8 Track Shack Wish List and wait for one of our frequent sales.                          

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