Grading

Records: 
S = Factory Sealed
M = Mint
NM = Near Mint. Surface Shows some marks but causes not trouble
M- = Noises and some marks are possible.
VG+ = Noises and some marks over a period of time
VG = Noises and some marks over the entire length
VG- = Noises and some scratches but still playable
W = Worn - for collectors

 

Cover:
S = Factory Sealed
M = Mint
NM = Near Mint.
M- = Some cuts are possible
VG+ = Cover shows some cuts
VG = Cover is a bit torn
VG- = Cover is defect
LC = White Cover with hole in the middle
FLC = Industry cover from the label with no picture

 

Short Cuts:
Co = Cut Out
DSM = David Stone Martin-painting on Label or Cover
Foc = Fold Out Cover
Re = Reissue
Wol = Writing on Label
Woc = Writing on Cover
ES = Elektronic Stereo
LC = Lochcover (white cover without a picture)
FLC = Firmenlochcover (Label cover without a picture)

 

SHADED DOG RECORDS 1999 - 2012