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Rocket from the Crypt


Drunken Fish DR-02, released July 1992

Rocket was apparently busy during the summer of '92. This one was a one-sided MC5 cover...brutal record. 500 copies on gold vinyl, some (I have heard 50) come with Mardi Gras-esque beads. And then...there's the full color sleeve version. A collector told me long ago that she had one of these but never sent any pictures, so it remained a rumor on this site. Well, not anymore. There were twelve of these made - it is a color-copied sleeve, numbered on the back. The majority of these went to the band or stayed with the label, but a couple of them have gotten out.

Version Value ($) Scarcity Price Trending
DR-02 Gold (500) 25-35 Down
DR-02 Gold w/ Beads 40-60 Down
DR-02 Gold - Full Color Sleeve (12) 200-250 Up
Sleeve Red paper, sealed in plastic with a rocket sticker

This page was last updated on January 1, 2013.

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Scarcity Score Definition
10 Near impossible: Fewer than 50 copies or publicly sold every few years
8-9 Very rare: 50-199 copies or publicly sold 1-2 times per year
6-7 Rare: 200-499 copies or publicly sold a few times a year
4-5 Medium: 500-999 copies or publicly sold ~10 times a year
1-3 Common: 1000+ copies, readily available, or publicly sold 20+ times a year

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