This weeks highlights include a box set version of the King Crimson classic, In The Court of the Crimson King, along with Japanese vinyl from Peter Gabriel and Queen. Also look out for more rare Japanese imports, as well as much, much more. Just check out our full listing now.
Peter Gabriel – D.I.Y.: Rare 1978 Japanese Charisma white title label promo sample vinyl 7″ for the single, also including Perspective, great textured picture insert with lyrics on the reverse. The sleeve displays minimal wear whilst the vinyl shows little evidence of play. An outstanding example and the first we have seen in over ten years £150
Queen – Keep Yourself Alive: Mega rare original 1973 Japanese ‘caterpillar’ label wide centred 7″ single, Queen’s <b>debut</b> single for the Japanese market. Also features Son & Daughter, housed in a die-cut company sleeve with a unique picture/lyric insert. The insert shows just a little mild corner creasing & a few faint patches of foxing for its vintage & the vinyl remains excellent with only a few light cosmetic surface scuffs. A really nice example of this hard to find pressing P-1290E) £175
King Crimson – In The Court Of The Crimson King: An Observation: 2009 UK strictly limited edition 6-disc set, comprised of albums featuring 2009 mixes, outtakes, alternate versions, BBC sessions, non-LP single sides, period live recordings, de-clicked vinyl transfers, mono promo mixes and more, plus a Bonus DVD-Audio Disc containing the 2009 mix by Robert Fripp and Porcupine Tree’s Steven Wilson in DTS 5.1 Surround Sound and hi-res stereo, the 2004 remaster [original album mix] in hi-res stereo, alternate takes in hi-res stereo, plus ’21st Century Schizoid Man’ video excerpt from Hyde Park concert July 5th 1969. Each disc comes in individual standard jewel cases with matching picture sleeves which when set together make up the iconic ‘face’ image, all housed together in a 12″ x 12″ deluxe glossy box with tracklisting and credits on the reverse with an incredible 23-page 12″ x 12″ booklet packed with info and rare pics, gatefold card picture/lyric insert, 2 1″ button badges and 2 reproduction Island promo photos – Stunning way to celebrate this integral album! £125
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