JANUS
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English Rock Band - Formed Krefeld, Germany ca.1970. Disbanded somewhere in England ca. 1974. Ressurected ca. 1990 Glossopdale, England. Named as such by record company after aforementioned because of split personality nature of far-out music.

There are many one album wonders that emerged from the heady days of the summer of love social phenomenom of the late sixties. Some bands even lost concept of time and prolonged it well into the '70s and to quote a line from This Is Spinal Tap ended up in " the where are they now? file". Janus was one such band and their 1972 album entitled Gravedigger was one of those wonder albums. Though it may not be up there with the Beatle's Butcher Album it has been known to fetch ridiculous prices ( as much as $350 ) at record conventions and internet record trading sites. The early misadventures of Janus even rival
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ADAM ROGERS 45 - O BLESS THE LORD MY SOUL - JANUS J 188 ADAM ROGERS 45 - O BLESS THE LORD MY SOUL - JANUS J 188 USD $6.99 Buy It Now 1h 41m
Best of Manfred Mann LP VG+/NM 1972 on Janus Best of Manfred Mann LP VG+/NM 1972 on Janus USD $7.00 Buy It Now 2h 40m
THE EVERLY BROS - 22 ORIGINAL CLASSICS - UK JANUS RECORDS LP THE EVERLY BROS - 22 ORIGINAL CLASSICS - UK JANUS RECORDS LP USD $6.76 Buy It Now 8h
IAN THOMAS Ian Thomas LP SEALED JANUS IAN THOMAS Ian Thomas LP SEALED JANUS USD $9.99 Buy It Now 11h
GRADY TATE She Is My Lady LP - 1972 JANUS Orig. Unplayed !!! GRADY TATE She Is My Lady LP - 1972 JANUS Orig. Unplayed !!! USD $8.00 Buy It Now 11h
Al Stewart on Janus JLS3063 – Past Present and Future Al Stewart on Janus JLS3063 – Past Present and Future USD $11.99 Buy It Now 12h
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EX/EX- !! Janus/Al Maestrale/1998 Bondage Records LP/Limited To 500 EX/EX- !! Janus/Al Maestrale/1998 Bondage Records LP/Limited To 500 USD $27.08 Buy It Now 12h
The Flying Machine Still Sealed LP on Janus #JLS-3007 The Flying Machine Still Sealed LP on Janus #JLS-3007 USD $19.99 (0 bids)
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THE BAKER GURVITZ ARMY - JANUS RECORDS ALBUMS THE BAKER GURVITZ ARMY - JANUS RECORDS ALBUMS USD $2.59 Buy It Now 13h
KAYAK, 70s progressive rock DJ 7 KAYAK, 70s progressive rock DJ 7" 45 KEEP THE CHANGE on Janus USD $6.30 Buy It Now 14h
Rock Promo Nm! 45 Buzz Cason - Places / Places On Janus Records Rock Promo Nm! 45 Buzz Cason - Places / Places On Janus Records USD $5.00 Buy It Now 14h
Rock Promo Nm! 45 Charlie - Watching T.V. / Watching T.V. On Janus Rock Promo Nm! 45 Charlie - Watching T.V. / Watching T.V. On Janus USD $5.00 Buy It Now 14h
CYMANDE - S/T, JLS 3044 JANUS REISSUE CYMANDE - S/T, JLS 3044 JANUS REISSUE USD $23.99 Buy It Now 14h
THE WHISPERS - P.O.W. - M.I.A. - super clean 45 rpm - Janus 212 THE WHISPERS - P.O.W. - M.I.A. - super clean 45 rpm - Janus 212 USD $10.00 Buy It Now 15h
CYMANDE - SECOND TIME AROUND, JLS 3054 JANUS REISSUE CYMANDE - SECOND TIME AROUND, JLS 3054 JANUS REISSUE USD $23.99 Buy It Now 15h
Lee David  Lee David " CAN'T MAKE ME STAY / DIRTY WORK " 7" SOUL 1973 JANUS PROMO USD $14.00 Buy It Now 15h
HARVEY MANDEL: Shagrenade USA Janus ’73 Original VINYL LP HARVEY MANDEL: Shagrenade USA Janus ’73 Original VINYL LP USD $20.00 Buy It Now 15h
Goldie Zelkowitz s/t on Janus Records Goldie Zelkowitz s/t on Janus Records USD $13.53 (0 bids)
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AL STEWART - THE EARLY YEARS -  JANUS 1977 - DOUBLE EX LP VINYL RECORD -Z AL STEWART - THE EARLY YEARS - JANUS 1977 - DOUBLE EX LP VINYL RECORD -Z USD $3.59 Buy It Now 16h
Alden Shuman THE DEVIL IN MISS JONES - Janus JLS-3059 SEALED Alden Shuman THE DEVIL IN MISS JONES - Janus JLS-3059 SEALED USD $34.00 Buy It Now 16h
LOS INDIOS / TABA-JARA # JANUS LP-14 LOS INDIOS / TABA-JARA # JANUS LP-14 USD $45.00 Buy It Now 18h
DETROIT EMERALDS 7 DETROIT EMERALDS 7" single FEEL THE NEED IN ME 1971 JANUS RECORDS 6146-020 USD $5.40 (0 bids)
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DONOVAN Hear Me Now LP  EX+ vinyl 1971 US Janus JLS3025 FOLK DONOVAN Hear Me Now LP EX+ vinyl 1971 US Janus JLS3025 FOLK USD $6.76 Buy It Now 18h
LP *  Blonde On Blonde ‎– Contrasts * US album prog rock Janus records  JLS-3003 LP * Blonde On Blonde ‎– Contrasts * US album prog rock Janus records JLS-3003 USD $80.98 Buy It Now 18h
THE WHISPERS:  I Love The Way You Make Me Feel JANUS ’73 Funk Soul 45 VG++ THE WHISPERS: I Love The Way You Make Me Feel JANUS ’73 Funk Soul 45 VG++ USD $6.00 Buy It Now 19h
Camel - The Snow Goose > NM WHITE LABEL PROMO USA 1975 JANUS > PETER BARDENS Camel - The Snow Goose > NM WHITE LABEL PROMO USA 1975 JANUS > PETER BARDENS USD $11.99 Buy It Now 19h
AL STEWART- YEAR OF THE CAT - LP- 1976 Janus (G4) AL STEWART- YEAR OF THE CAT - LP- 1976 Janus (G4) USD $4.99 Buy It Now 19h
AL STEWART- YEAR OF THE CAT - LP- 1976 Janus (X3) AL STEWART- YEAR OF THE CAT - LP- 1976 Janus (X3) USD $3.99 Buy It Now 19h
RAY STEVENS Boogity Boogity LP VINYL UK Janus 1974 12 Track (6310301) RAY STEVENS Boogity Boogity LP VINYL UK Janus 1974 12 Track (6310301) USD $4.25 Buy It Now 19h
LENNY HERMAN QUINTET Music In Motion No 1 LP VINYL US Janus 18 Track But Sleeve LENNY HERMAN QUINTET Music In Motion No 1 LP VINYL US Janus 18 Track But Sleeve USD $4.25 Buy It Now 19h
SAMANTHA JANUS A Message To Your Heart 12 SAMANTHA JANUS A Message To Your Heart 12" VINYL UK Hollywood 1991 3 Track USD $12.04 Buy It Now 20h
EVERLY BROTHERS Don And Phil's Fabulous Fifties Treasury LP VINYL UK Janus 22 EVERLY BROTHERS Don And Phil's Fabulous Fifties Treasury LP VINYL UK Janus 22 USD $9.20 Buy It Now 20h
RAY STEVENS Very Best Of LP VINYL UK Janus 1974 14 Track (6310302) RAY STEVENS Very Best Of LP VINYL UK Janus 1974 14 Track (6310302) USD $4.25 Buy It Now 20h
IAN THOMAS S/T LP VINYL US Janus 1973 10 Track Gatefold But Has Deletion Cut To IAN THOMAS S/T LP VINYL US Janus 1973 10 Track Gatefold But Has Deletion Cut To USD $4.25 Buy It Now 20h
NOEL JANUS Heroes Of The World LP VINYL UK Djm 1977 8 Track Sleeve Has Laminate NOEL JANUS Heroes Of The World LP VINYL UK Djm 1977 8 Track Sleeve Has Laminate USD $14.89 Buy It Now 20h
DIANNE DAVIDSON Backwoods Woman LP VINYL UK Janus 1972 10 Track Sleeve Has Tear DIANNE DAVIDSON Backwoods Woman LP VINYL UK Janus 1972 10 Track Sleeve Has Tear USD $6.76 Buy It Now 20h
CAPERS AND CARSON S/T LP VINYL US Janus 1973 10 Track Stereo Deletion Cut CAPERS AND CARSON S/T LP VINYL US Janus 1973 10 Track Stereo Deletion Cut USD $6.76 Buy It Now 20h
Lansky / Treuting / Janus / Wadden / Meyers - Book of Memory [New CD] Lansky / Treuting / Janus / Wadden / Meyers - Book of Memory [New CD] USD $15.65 Buy It Now 20h
Grady Tate Grady Tate "She Is My Lady" 1972 Soul LP, SEALED/ MINT!, Original Janus Pressing USD $7.95 Buy It Now 20h
RAY STEVENS Streak 7 RAY STEVENS Streak 7" VINYL UK Janus 1974 Green/black Label Design B/w You've USD $5.68 Buy It Now 20h
RAY STEVENS Moonlight Special 7 RAY STEVENS Moonlight Special 7" VINYL UK Janus 1974 B/W Just So Proud To Be USD $2.83 Buy It Now 20h
DIANNE DAVIDSON Ain't Gonna Be Treated This Way 7 DIANNE DAVIDSON Ain't Gonna Be Treated This Way 7" VINYL UK Janus 1972 Large USD $4.25 Buy It Now 21h
POTLIQUOR Cheer 7 POTLIQUOR Cheer 7" VINYL UK Janus 1972 B/W Chatanooga But Has Sticker Te USD $4.25 Buy It Now 21h
RAY STEVENS Streak 7 RAY STEVENS Streak 7" VINYL US Janus 1974 B/w You've Got The Music Inside USD $2.83 Buy It Now 21h
RAY STEVENS Misty 7 RAY STEVENS Misty 7" VINYL UK Janus 1975 B/W Sunshine (6146204) USD $2.83 Buy It Now 21h
WHISPERS Bingo 7 WHISPERS Bingo 7" VINYL UK Janus 1974 B/w Someone's Waiting (6146026) USD $6.76 Buy It Now 21h
INTRIGUES To Make A World 7 INTRIGUES To Make A World 7" VINYL UK Janus 1971 B/W Mojo Hanna (6146008) USD $6.76 Buy It Now 21h
JANUS STARK Floyd What Are You On 7 JANUS STARK Floyd What Are You On 7" VINYL UK Earache 1998 Numbered And Limited USD $6.76 Buy It Now 21h
CLAUDINE LONGET Who Broke Your Heart 7 CLAUDINE LONGET Who Broke Your Heart 7" VINYL UK Janus 1974 Release Date USD $6.76 Buy It Now 21h
POTLIQUOR Cheer 7 POTLIQUOR Cheer 7" VINYL UK Janus 1972 B/W Chatanooga (6146011) USD $4.25 Buy It Now 21h
Mungo Jerry: In the Summertime / Mighty Man 45 RPM JANUS J-125 Mungo Jerry: In the Summertime / Mighty Man 45 RPM JANUS J-125 USD $9.99 Buy It Now 21h
JEFFERSON Baby Take Me In Your Arms 7 JEFFERSON Baby Take Me In Your Arms 7" VINYL US Janus 1969 B/W I Fell Flat On USD $6.76 Buy It Now 21h
RAY STEVENS Everybody Needs A Rainbow 7 RAY STEVENS Everybody Needs A Rainbow 7" VINYL UK Janus 1974 B/W Inside USD $2.83 Buy It Now 21h
AL STEWART On The Border 7 AL STEWART On The Border 7" VINYL US Janus 1977 B/W Flying Sorcery (J267) USD $5.68 Buy It Now 21h
BOO RADLEYS Wake Up Boo CD UK Creation 1994 4 Track Double Sleeve B/W Janus BOO RADLEYS Wake Up Boo CD UK Creation 1994 4 Track Double Sleeve B/W Janus USD $4.25 Buy It Now 21h
NOEL JANUS What Happened To 7 NOEL JANUS What Happened To 7" VINYL UK Djm 1977 B/W Stoney Broke But Has Small USD $5.68 Buy It Now 21h
AL DOWNING I'll Be Holding On 7 AL DOWNING I'll Be Holding On 7" VINYL UK Janus 1974 B/W Hands (6146032) USD $5.68 Buy It Now 21h
WHISPERS Once More With Feeling 7 WHISPERS Once More With Feeling 7" VINYL UK Janus 1974 B/W Bingo (6146031) USD $6.76 Buy It Now 21h
AL STEWART On The Border 7 AL STEWART On The Border 7" VINYL US Janus 1977 B/W Flying Sorcer USD $4.25 Buy It Now 21h
BOO RADLEYS Wake Up Boo CD Austrian Creation 1995 4 Track B/W Janus, BOO RADLEYS Wake Up Boo CD Austrian Creation 1995 4 Track B/W Janus, USD $5.68 Buy It Now 21h
Al Stewart Year Of The Cat LP RECORD ALBUM GATEFOLD JANUS VERY GOOD PLUS VINYL Al Stewart Year Of The Cat LP RECORD ALBUM GATEFOLD JANUS VERY GOOD PLUS VINYL USD $2.99 Buy It Now 22h
Lansky / Treuting / Janus / Wadden / Meyers - Book of Memory [New CD] Lansky / Treuting / Janus / Wadden / Meyers - Book of Memory [New CD] USD $16.19 Buy It Now 22h
Audio CD Great Adventure Cigar - Janus Stark - Free Shipping Audio CD Great Adventure Cigar - Janus Stark - Free Shipping USD $4.48 Buy It Now 22h
The Whispers CAN'T HELP BUT LOVE YOU / A HOPELESS SITUATION 1971 Janus 174 45rpm The Whispers CAN'T HELP BUT LOVE YOU / A HOPELESS SITUATION 1971 Janus 174 45rpm USD $3.00 Buy It Now 23h
RAY STEVENS misty 9109 401 LP PS EX/EX uk janus deluxe RAY STEVENS misty 9109 401 LP PS EX/EX uk janus deluxe USD $12.18 Buy It Now 23h
Baker Gurvitz Army Self Titled S/T LP 1975 Janus Records Sealed Baker Gurvitz Army Self Titled S/T LP 1975 Janus Records Sealed USD $15.95 Buy It Now 23h
KIASMOS s/t 2x LP NEW VINYL Erased Tapes Olafur Arnalds Janus Rasmussen KIASMOS s/t 2x LP NEW VINYL Erased Tapes Olafur Arnalds Janus Rasmussen USD $37.99 Buy It Now 1 day
KIASMOS/RIVAL CONSOLES 65/Milo 12 KIASMOS/RIVAL CONSOLES 65/Milo 12" NEW VINYL Erased Tapes Olafur Arnalds Janus R USD $18.99 Buy It Now 1 day
The Real Abba Gold, Janus, Very Good CD The Real Abba Gold, Janus, Very Good CD USD $1.34 Buy It Now 1 day
CHARLIE / LINES - JANUS RECORDS LP CHARLIE / LINES - JANUS RECORDS LP USD $6.50 Buy It Now 1 day
CYMANDE ~ The Message/Zion I ~ funk ~ JANUS $ CYMANDE ~ The Message/Zion I ~ funk ~ JANUS $ USD $34.21 Buy It Now 1 day
DIANNE DAVIDSON - BABY - JANUS US LP DIANNE DAVIDSON - BABY - JANUS US LP USD $14.92 Buy It Now 1 day
SAMANTHA JANUS (GAME ON, EASTENDERS) @ 18 magazine PHOTO/clipping 10x8 inches SAMANTHA JANUS (GAME ON, EASTENDERS) @ 18 magazine PHOTO/clipping 10x8 inches USD $9.41 Buy It Now 1 day
Samantha Janus - A Message To Your Heart - Vinyl Record 7 Samantha Janus - A Message To Your Heart - Vinyl Record 7" Single - HWD 104 USD $6.08 Buy It Now 1 day
JANUS The Real Abba CD JANUS The Real Abba CD USD $2.71 Buy It Now 1 day
PAUL VAN NEVEL - MUSIC FROM THE COURT OF KING JANUS AT NICOSIA - SONY CD NM PAUL VAN NEVEL - MUSIC FROM THE COURT OF KING JANUS AT NICOSIA - SONY CD NM USD $14.99 Buy It Now 1 day
THE LANDAU ORCHESTRA - JANUS PLAYS TELEPHONE (NEW CD) THE LANDAU ORCHESTRA - JANUS PLAYS TELEPHONE (NEW CD) USD $14.99 Buy It Now 1 day
HARVEY MANDEL Feel The Sound CD Germany 8 tracks Janus JACD 9.00799 HARVEY MANDEL Feel The Sound CD Germany 8 tracks Janus JACD 9.00799 USD $9.99 (0 bids)
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CAMEL Rain Dances 1977 JANUS PROG ROCK US PRESS CAMEL Rain Dances 1977 JANUS PROG ROCK US PRESS USD $18.00 Buy It Now 1 day
M-Halo : The Road of Janus CD M-Halo : The Road of Janus CD USD $4.12 Buy It Now 1 day
DETROIT EMERALDS - YOU WANT IT, YOU GOT IT.  JANUS RECORDS, 6310 207 DETROIT EMERALDS - YOU WANT IT, YOU GOT IT. JANUS RECORDS, 6310 207 USD $4.05 (0 bids)
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Cymande - S/T LP - Janus Cymande - S/T LP - Janus USD $10.50 (3 bids)
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Cymande - Second Time Round LP - Janus Cymande - Second Time Round LP - Janus USD $6.00 (1 bids)
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Ernie K. Doe - S/T LP - Janus SEALED Ernie K. Doe - S/T LP - Janus SEALED USD $18.06 (5 bids)
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HUNTRESS-STATIC-2015 NAPALM LP VINYL-LIMITED-JILL JANUS-NEW & SEALED HUNTRESS-STATIC-2015 NAPALM LP VINYL-LIMITED-JILL JANUS-NEW & SEALED USD $27.08 Buy It Now 1 day
Seventh Wave Things To Come vinyl LP 1974 Janus Records Sealed Prog Rock Seventh Wave Things To Come vinyl LP 1974 Janus Records Sealed Prog Rock USD $11.95 Buy It Now 1 day
Al Stewart On The Border / Flying Sorcery 7 Al Stewart On The Border / Flying Sorcery 7" 45 rpm 1977 Janus J-261 USD $6.00 Buy It Now 1 day
Grady Tate - She Is My Lady LP - Janus SEALED Grady Tate - She Is My Lady LP - Janus SEALED USD $6.00 (0 bids)
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Audio CD Red Right Return - Janus - Free Shipping Audio CD Red Right Return - Janus - Free Shipping USD $7.72 Buy It Now 1 day
RAY STEVENS RAY STEVENS " THE STREAK " 7" SINGLE JANUS 1974 VG USD $3.37 Buy It Now 1 day
Lenny Herman - Music In Motion Vol. 2 Vinyl LP - Janus - LP-5 - Oldies Lenny Herman - Music In Motion Vol. 2 Vinyl LP - Janus - LP-5 - Oldies USD $11.39 Buy It Now 1 day
Janus Stark : Great Adventure Cigar CD Janus Stark : Great Adventure Cigar CD USD $4.47 Buy It Now 1 day
AMBIVALENT Janus 12 AMBIVALENT Janus 12" NEW VINYL Valence Truncate LA-4A USD $13.99 Buy It Now 1 day
Kayak Sealed Janus Prog Rock LP 1978 Netherlands Kayak Sealed Janus Prog Rock LP 1978 Netherlands USD $12.00 Buy It Now 1 day
Minnie Riperton - Come To My Garden LP - Janus VG++ PROMO Minnie Riperton - Come To My Garden LP - Janus VG++ PROMO USD $32.00 (9 bids)
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JOHNNY WINTER  Early Times  JANUS JLS-3023  Original  (1970) JOHNNY WINTER Early Times JANUS JLS-3023 Original (1970) USD $19.99 Buy It Now 1 day
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Gravedigger
Proto-Metal 1972
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Out Of Time
Metal Related 1990
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Journey
Metal Related 1991
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Innocence
Metal Related 1993
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Freefall
Metal Related 1994
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Angus Dei 2000
Metal Related 1999
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Sea Of Sighs
Metal Related 2002
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T S Album
Metal Related 2005

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I'm Moving On / I Don't believe You
Proto-Metal 1972
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Angus Dei
Metal Related 1990

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