Stud - Stud Rare - Original 1971 Germany Polydor label 6-Track LP
|Title||Stud Rare - Original 1971 Germany Polydor label 6-Track LP|
|Catalogue no||2310 097|
|Year of release||1971|
|Grading||VG++ (Vinyl and Labels)/VG+ (Cover)|
|Additional info||Rare original 1971 Germany Polydor label 6-Track LP - London based jazz influenced progressive rock and folk trios debut album - released in Germany with an alternated cover compared to the British Deram imprint one.|
Vinyl has the generic red company labels with black and white printing and top half-album logo above company name in thinner, lower case print.
Vinyl has machine stamped matrix information:
Side 1:1P1971 C71 <>V C 0 0 2310 097 S1
Side 2:1P1971 C71 <>V C 0 0 2310 097 S2
Suggesting this album to be mastered march 1971, manufactured from the first set of fathers - the first master matrices - and from the 3rd set of stampers - placing this as a first pressing manufactured from very early stampers.
Vinyl is housed in a fully laminated single pocket picture cover.
Condition: VG++ (Vinyl and Labels)/VG+ (Cover):
Vinyl is bright and shiny - has a single fine and light and superficial surface line - otherwise just a couple of hardly noticeable sleeve marks.
Labels has less than a handfull dine and superficial pinedletraces slightly scattered within the centerring - both vinyl and labels are graded near mint.
Cover has nice front and back cover centers - light laminate wear - which is more pronounced along vinyl outline the elsewhere.
Cover has a very light degree of wrinkling from edges and a very few tiny points of laminate and cover shelling.
Cover has intact seams - fine and easily readable pine - slightly rubed opening edges and otherwise just a touch of shelling or wear towards the very lightly to slightly rubbed corners. - cover is overall a very nice upper VG+.
1: Sail On
2: Turn Over The Pages (Jim Cregan)
1: Harpo's Head
3: Song (Jim Cregan)
All songs written and composed by Jim Cregan, John Wilson and Richard McCracken unless otherwise noted
Recorded at Command Studios, London, UK
Vinyl is manufactured by Deutsche Grammophon, Hamburg, Germany
Cover is printed by Gerhard Kaiser, GmbH, Essen.
John Wilson - Drums
Richard McCracken - Bass, Acoustic Bass
Jim Cregan - Acoustic Guitar, Lead Guitar, Vocals
Poli Palmer - Vibraphone (Horizon)
John Weider - Violin (Turn Over The Pages, Horizon)
Billy Kennedy - Production
Barry Aynsworth - Engineer
Pan Stuart - Cover Illustration
Keith Davis, Grahame Berney - Design, Art Direction
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