Dick’s Picks: The one and only single from Chris Bell

Extremely rare 1978 US wide centre 7″ vinyl single on the Car Records label.

Chris Bell I Am The Cosmos 7" vinyl single (7 inch record) US CBL07IA387014

This is the one and only single from the Big Star guitarist, and widely regarded as one of the greatest power-pop singles of all time, also including You And Your Sister with Chris on vocals & guitar reunited with Alex Chilton (from Big Star) on backing vocals with arrangement by Bill Cunningham and mixed by John Fry; complete with the rare original blue tinted picture sleeve.Chris Bell I Am The Cosmos 7" vinyl single (7 inch record) US CBL07IA387014


This example remains in an outstanding condition, the sleeve displays just a little light wear and minimal signs of age, and the vinyl very clean with very little evidence of play. An amazing example and only the second copy we have ever seen.

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  • Chris Bell - I Am The Cosmos - Blue Vinyl - US - vinyl LP - £45.00, $55.80, €52.65 (New Item) (arrived 24-Jan-2024 17:51)

    CHRIS BELL I Am The Cosmos (2020 US limited edition 12-track LP pressed on Translucent Blue Vinyl. Big Star guitarist Chris Bell was one of the unsung heroes of pop music, offering a lyrically poignant andmelodically stunning [if slim] bodyof work that has proved massively influential on the generations that emerged in his wake; this, his only solo LP, was released originally in 1992, 14 years after his tragic death. Housed in a picture sleevewith printed inner, and in a hype stickered protective sleeve. The sleeve displays minimal wear and the vinyl has just a couple of very light cosmetic hair line paper scuffs, with little signs of play)

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