(Stereo Repress) 'Mid-1970s orange label pressing.
Same runouts as (r4316964) variant 1, plus final faintly stamped alphanumeric code 180° from the rest.
Same labels as (r10912717) and (r15250513) with additional STEREO printed between Manufactured... and rim text, and with later rim text that includes Warner Bros logo.
'Loss Leaders' inner sleeve (c) 1974
All compositions by Ray Davies.
Arranged by The Kinks.
I are Michael Charles Avory - drummer
I be Peter Alexander Greenlaw Quaife - bass player
I is David Russell Gordon Davies - guitarist and singer
I am Raymond Douglas Davies - guitarist, keyboard player and singer
They are Brian Humphries, Alan Mackenzie who contributed
You are our friends for playing the record
(Mono Reissue) 'German Reissue in Mono
Originally released in 1968 as Pye NSPL 18233.
(P) 1968 Pye Records, Ltd.
Printed in Western Germany.
Catalog number: 202 038-241 (on back cover); 202 038 (on labels).
Similar to (r=1276872), but this version denotes 'Im Ariola Vertrieb' and has a different label design without bass clef on side B of the labels.
Original UK stereo issue! Comes in an outside-laminated gatefold sleeve with record opening inside. (It's actually the original mono sleeve with a sticker on back cover over the 'NPL' prefix saying 'STEREO NSPL'). Blue labels.[sascha]
Wonderful mid-70s isse of this superb album. Thick cardboard FOC. Tan reprise labels with Warner logo in rim text.[benm]