Monday, 23 May 2016

Spiral Scratch 2nd edition signed

Spiral Scratch E.P. 2nd edition just sold on e-Bay for £33.76.  Not the greatest set of signatures I've seen and looks like they are recent, probably from one of the back to Front shows.







Tuesday, 3 May 2016

Magazine Flyers

Various Flyers for Magazine albums and Tours.

The first is a Promotional flyer for their US Alien Tour 1979



This one is a promo for the Real Life UK album release.


This final flyer is for their UK tour in 1978 and album and single releases.




Monday, 18 April 2016

Magazine - ONCE@THEACADEMY Record Store Day, Limited Release 12"

On Saturday I queued from 07:00 to get myself the only copy of the Record Store Day Release "ONCE@THEACADEMY" that I could find in the Lancashire area.

Astonishing Sounds in Burnley had the only copy and I managed to get it.

I've used the images Magazine Official Posted so hope they don't mind plus a couple of myself with the pressing I bought.

Limited to 1000 copies the record features 5 tracks from Magazine's 2009 'Real Life & Thereafter' Manchester Academy Comeback show.

Track listing is as follows:

Side 1
1. The Light Pours Out Of Me
2. Permafrost

Side 2

3. Twenty Years Ago
4. Definitive Gaze
5. Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin).









Sunday, 10 April 2016

Praxis. No.3. Original post-punk art magazine featuring Howard Devoto


Praxis. No3. Chicago, 1979.  96pp in card covers.
Jackson Gray's music/art/culture zine featuring Magazine (Howard Devoto interview).

Magazine & Howard Devoto 7" White Label Promo/Test Pressings

 Here's a few White Label Test Pressings in my collection.

  • Magazine - Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)/The Book

Virgin VS-328 UK 1980 Original 7" White Label Promo/Test Pressing in plain sleeve with handwritten titles and codes.

Matrix Side A: VS-328-A-1
       Side B: VS-328-B-1




  • Magazine - A Song From Under The Floorboards / Twenty Years Ago

    • Virgin VS-321 UK 1980 Original 7" White Label Promo/Test Pressing in plain sleeve with a 2 page Original Xerox press release from Virgin

      Matrix Side A: VS-321-A-1 SA
             Side B: VS-321-B-1 SA







    • Magazine - Give Me Everything / I Love You You Big Dummy

    Virgin VS-237 UK 1978 Original 7" White Label Promo/Test Pressing in original Picture Sleeve.

    Matrix Side A: VS-237-1 A Porky Prime Cut
           Side B: VS-237-B-1 PECKO







    • Howard Devoto - About The Weather/In The Dark

    Virgin VS-412 UK 1981 Original 7" White Label Promo/Test Pressing in plain sleeve with handwritten titles and the original Virgin Press release.

    Matrix Side A: VS-412-A-1 Townhouse
           Side B: VS-412-B-1 Townhouse




    Saturday, 26 March 2016

    Signed Magazine and Luxuria Albums

    Great signed albums;

    Real Life - Signed by Dave, Howard and Barry


    Second Hand Daylight - Signed By All Band Members bar McGeoch


    The Correct Use Of Soap - Signed By All Band Members bar McGeoch


    Play - Signed By AllBand Members includes Robin Simon


    Magic Murder And The Weather - Signed BY All Bar Ben Mandleson


    Luxuria Unanswerable Lust Signed By Howard and Noko