461 Ocean Boulevard - Original US RSO label Quadradisc Issue 7-track LP - All Products - Sound Station

461 Ocean Boulevard - Original US RSO label Quadradisc Issue 7-track LP

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Scarce original 1974 US RSO label Quadrophonic issue 10-track LP - British singer-songwriter and guitarists 2nd solo effort - featuring the hit single and interpretation of Bob Marleys reggae evergreen 'I Shot The Sherif'.

The quadrophonic LP's were only pressed for a very limited period and are unusual or rare - the vinyl album is fully compatible with conventional stereo systems even though mixed differently for 4-channel output.

Vinyl has the generic beige labels with integrated large upper red cow logo and large fonted swirly RSO text.
Labels has boxed 'Quadradisc' logo and is held in a generic company Quadradisc inner - ultimately in a custom gatefold picture cover featuring the classic motif of 461 Ocean Boulevard in the town of Golden Beach, Florida near Miami where Clapton lived while making the album.

Condition: M- (Vinyl and Labels)/VG+(+) (Cover):
Vinyl is bright and lustrous - has no signs of play or handling. Labels are equally mint.

Cover has a and upper left front corner cut out hole -otherwise only more marginal signs of age or handling: A touch of corners denting - looks more inflicted by the shrink wrapping than from actual handling. Spine is slightly sunbleaced - otherwise mint - graded close to near perfect/excellent.

Tracklisting:

Side 1:
1. Motherless Children (Traditional| arr. by Eric Clapton, Carl Radle) - 4:55
2. Give Me Strength (Clapton) - 2:51
3. Willie and the Hand Jive (Johnny Otis) - 3:31
4. Get Ready (Clapton, Yvonne Elliman) - 3:50
5. I Shot the Sheriff (Bob Marley) - 4:30

Side 2:
1. I Can't Hold Out (Elmore James) - 4:10
2. Please Be With Me (Charles Scott Boyer) - 3:25
3. Let It Grow (Clapton) - 4:57
4. Steady Rollin' Man (Robert Johnson) - 3:14
5. Mainline Florida (George Terry) - 4:05

Recorded April - May 1974, at Criteria Studios, Miami, Florida

Credits:
Eric Clapton - vocals, guitar, dobro, arrangement
Yvonne Elliman - vocals
Dick Sims - keyboards
George Terry - guitar, vocals
Carl Radle - bass, arrangement
Jamie Oldaker - drums, percussion

Additional musicians:
Al Jackson, Jr. - drums on "Give Me Strength"
Albhy Galuten - synthesizer, piano, clavichord
Tom Bernfield - background vocals
Marcy Levy - harmonica, background vocals

Technical Credits:
Tom Dowd - production
Ron Fawcus, Andy Knight, Karl Richardson - engineer
Suha Gur - mastering
Darcy Proper - mastering

Artwork:
Bob Defrin - art direction
David Gahr - photography
Ryan Null - photo co-ordination
Artist Eric Clapton
Media LP
Catalogue no QD 4801
Country USA
Label RSO Records
Year 1974
Grading M- (Vinyl and Labels)/VG+(+) (Cover)
Genre R&B
Sub Genre 1 R&B
Sub Genre 2 R&B
Condition Used