TRAFFIC-JOHN BARLEYCORN MUST DIE-1970-FIRST UK PRESS-ISLAND - ILPS-9116 Matrix A/2 UAS 5504 A 6.3.70 RC sterling ,B/2 UAS 5504 B 6.3.70 LH sterling (a Dream!) Very rare original British cult album. John Barleycorn Must Die is the fourth Studio album by the British rock band Traffic recorded in the period from February to April 1970, and released in July of the same year, label Island Records in the UK, United Artists Records in the US and Polydor Records in Canada.
Reached #5 on the Billboard 200 and received the status of gold status (the first "Golden disk" group). The single "Empty Pages" from this album reached #74 on the Billboard Hot 100. In the homeland of musicians, in the UK the album reached #11 in the UK Albums Chart.
Vinyl is in clean top condition - NMINT/ARCHIVE. Cover matte gatefold top condition - NMINT/ARCHIVE. Labels are in clean condition - NMINT/ARCHIVE.
Lot sold: 10000 ₽
WINGS-VENUS AND MARS-1975-FIRST UK PRESS-CAPITOL -PCTC254 of the matrix A-1U/B-1U PORKY/ROOM . Venus and Mars is the fourth Studio album by Wings, released in 1975. The CD was released after the extraordinary success of Band on the Run and also became very popular. First album of Paul McCartney with the label Capitol Records. After the album Band on the Run part Wings in 1974, also included Jimmy McCulloch (lead guitar) and Geoff Britton (drums). After McCartney wrote some new songs for the forthcoming album, the band in January 1975, flew to New Orleans, where he was scheduled to record Venus and Mars.Britton, quarreled with McCulloch left the group, having to take part in the recording of only three songs of the album. He urgently picked up a replacement, American Joe English, with whom he continued recording. McCartney did the song Venus and Mars transition smoothly into each other, and the album in this sense was similar to The Beatles ' Abbey Road. The album was received very warmly in all the countries of the continent he ranked in the Top 10 of the charts. According to the results , the album of the year, place too high in Britain 5, USA - 1 place on Billboard-200. ...more
Lot sold: 6000 ₽
Estimate: 6000—7500 ₽
U2-ACHTUNG BABY-1991-First press GERMANY -ISLAND - 212110 Rare original cult album. Achtung Baby is the seventh Studio album Irish rock band U2 produced by Daniel Lanois and Brian Eno and was released on 19 November 1991 on the Island Records label.Achtung Baby is one of the most successful recordings of U2. The album was warmly received by critics and debuted at first place in the American Billboard Top 200 and topped the charts in several other countries. The record sold more than 18 million copies worldwide, in addition, he was awarded the prize "Grammy" in the nomination "the Best vocal rock performance by a Duo or group". Achtung Baby is one of the most famous recordings of the 1990s, it regularly makes the list of best albums of all time. ...more
Lot sold: 3000 ₽
Estimate: 6000—8000 ₽
JACKSON, MICHAEL-BAD-1987-FIRST PRESS USA-EPIC - 4502901. Very rare American original king of pop. Bad is the seventh Studio album of Michael Jackson. Was released on the label Epic Records on August 31, 1987, the producers of the disc are Sam Jackson and Quincy Jones — Bad was their third and last collaboration. The songs on the album follows in the genres of funk, rhythm-n-Blues, gospel, pop rock, hard rock, swing and Blues. Jackson wrote nine of the eleven songs that appear in the final list of songs. In September 1987, Bad debuted on the tops of the us Billboard 200 and the UK Albums Chart, the album only topped the charts in 25 countries. In the period from 1987 to 1989 . Global sales records according to different sources range from 30 to 45 million copies. In 1988 and 1990, Bad received two awards "Grammy". ...more
Lot sold: 3400 ₽
Estimate: 6000—8000 ₽
GALLAGHER, RORY-BLUEPRINT-1973-FIRST UK PRESS-POLYDOR-2383189. Of The Matrix A-1/B-1 . Rare original British Blues guitarist of the group TASTE.Blueprint is the fourth album by Irish guitarist Rory Gallagher, released on vinyl in 1973. With his first taste of the group and his solo band up to this point Gallagher was one of the first guitarists, who led part of the power trio. With Blueprint Gallagher for the first time included a keyboardist. Critics appreciate the album. Allmusic puts 4 stars. ...more
Lot sold: 4000 ₽
Estimate: 5000—6000 ₽
STEWART, ROD-AS TIME GOES BY... THE GREAT AMERICAN SONGBOOK: VOLUME II 2003-FIRST PRESS USA-BMG-8287655710-1. Mega rare double original iconic album legend of the British scene. In 2002, Rod Stewart released It Had To Be You ... the first album from the series The Great American Songbook, in which he undertook consistently to sing the most famous jazz standards in 1930-60-ies of XX century. All four albums were a huge commercial success in different countries of the world, but music critics were assessed with restraint. Among the hit singles released from here — "These Foolish Things", "They Can't Take That Away From Me", "Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered" (duet with cher), "Time After Time", "What A Wonderful World" .Volume II came out in 2003 and instantly became multi-platinum for the year is in 2nd place in the US and 4th place and the United Kingdom. ...more
Lot sold: 12000 ₽
Estimate: 16000—20000 ₽