Friday 31 October 2014

UK - Shot By Both Sides 7" - Autographed By Dave and Howard 1978

Early UK pressing released in 1978, paper sleeve.


  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout): VS-200-A-4
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout): VS-200-B-1

  • Autographed by Howard Devoto and Dave Formula
     on the back cover. Obtained at the Magazine concert at Strathclyde University, Glasgow, UK on March 8, 1979!

    Virgin Records VS 200. 

    AShot By Both Sides3:54
    BMy Mind Ain't So Open

    Correct use of Soap - Japanese LP with insert 1980

    LUXURIA - beast box USA promo CD 1990 limited box set #740/1000

    Rare USA CD by Luxuria titled "Beast Box".
    Released in 1990, limited edition #740 of 1000 made, packaged in a 7" x 7" reel-to-reel tape box, with an oval sticker identifying artist and title, a stamped individual unit number on the bottom edge of the lid, 21" x 14" (approx.) double sided poster insert with family tree (folded) and a black jewel case tray glued to the inside bottom surface.
    Track 13 is an additional track not on the LP version, and is tracklisted with '&' rather than a number.
    Near mint condition disc, no scratches or scuffs, like new.
    Very good condition box has the artist & title written neatly on the spine.
    Very good condition poster insert has 2 tiny corner dings (folded).

    Beggars Banquet 2233-2-H.

    1The Beast Box Is Dreaming4:19
    2Stupid Blood2:45
    3Against The Past4:46
    4Our Curious Leader3:12
    5We Keep On Getting There4:10
    7Animal In The Mirror4:38
    8Dirty Beating Heart3:54
    9Smoking Mirror3:56
    10I've Been Expecting You5:19
    12Beast Box3:43

    Magic Murder and the Weather + 2 JAPAN Mini LP CD

    Saturday 18 October 2014

    Believe That I Understand - New Zealand 7" VS 905

    Jem Squires Copy of 'Believe That I Understand' New Zealand 7".

    Australian - Sweetheart Contract 7"

    Australian Pressings of 'Sweetheart Contract.'  

    These were pressed in Australia and distributed by Festival Records. They had no Picture Sleeve and came in a plastic cover as seen in the second image and included a yellow insert that had the Australian Tour Dates on it. Pressed on Red Vinyl, the black one is the only copy I've seen to date.

    Friday 10 October 2014

    Luxuria - USA Beggars Banquet Press Kit

    This is my recently acquired Luxuria, Beggars Banquet Press Kit. Biography, Promo Photo etc.