THE BEATLES - 'A HARD DAY'S NIGHT' - 1966-68 RARE LABEL VARIATION
- Item # 665391
- Qty Available 1
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This scarce UK stereo pressing dates from 1966-68 and is on the yellow & black Parlophone label: PCS 3058
Both labels have the 'Sold in UK...' text with 'The Gramophone Co...' worded rims.
This particular pressing has a somewhat scarce to rare labelvariation as can be seen on the pictures. The 33 1/3 differs from the usual format.
Matrix numbers: YEX 126-1 & YEX 127-1
Stamper codes: 3/AM & 2/AO with a KT tax code on side 1
Vinyl weight: 159g
Housed in a front laminated, tri-flipback 'Garrod & Lofthouse' printed cover with a small front stereo indicator.
Complete with its original 'Use Emitex...' rice-paper lined inner-sleeve.
Labels: VERY GOOD
Both are unblemished with just moderate wear to and around each centre hole.
Visual: VERY GOOD
Playing surfaces appears well played and does show some hairlines. Side one has a long non feelable light scratch as evident from the pictures.
Audio: VERY GOOD
A well played disc but still with a very nice sound throughout.
An occasional tick is audible between tracks but there are no major faults or distractions anywhere.
Cover: VERY GOOD +
Clean & firm with some storagewear to the front panel which includes a few 'thumbnail' & spine wrinkles.
There is light shelfwear to the corners but both opening edges are sharp and unworn.
The exposed rear panel is clean & unblemished and all flipbacks are undamaged.
The top spine has some wear in the middle but the the spine is clearly worded.
Inner-sleeve: VERY GOOD +
Clean with some storage wrinkling, but no writing or seam splits.