some issued with 'the wall' sticker on cover. Paper innersleeve.
OBI not included.
Gatefold cover. Issued with printed inner sleeves and separate sticker with artist and title name.
Absolutely nothing printed on the outside of the sleeve (no catalog-number on backspine, no tracklist on the back)nothing but bricks! With OIS. NO EMI or Made in Germany on inside of sleeve.
'Printed inner sleeves
Made in Sweden on labels.
Made and Printed in Sweden on inner sleeve side 2.
7C 156-63410/1A on inner sleeve side 2.
Sticker on the front cover has a glue base.'
Inner sleeves contain lyrics. On the inside cover, this issue says 'Written by Roger Waters,' and two bricks down it says 'PINK FLOYD - Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Nick Mason, Richard Wright.' No scancode on the back cover.
Released with a gatefold and inner sleeves with wall design and hand written lyrics.[arnob]
(Repress) Barcode on BC.
(Reissue) 'Housed in a gatefold sleeve.'[discogs]
This release was sold in Germany with a German sleeve, but the label says 'Made in Sweden' and has NCB rights society. Cardboard inner sleeves.[thomasha]
No sticker on gatefold.[philip]
some issued with 'The Wall' sticker[claram]
- Right inside panel of gatefold cover lists the 'Produced By: David Gilmour, etc.' as the topmost credit.
Later copies list the 'Written By: Roger Waters' at the top.
- Right inside panel of gatefold cover has no Written-By credits for all members/Pink Floyd only Waters, Gilmour and Ezrin.
- No barcode.[marcog]
There are two variants of this release. One with cardboard inner and another with paper inner. Probably the cardboard ones are earlier pressings.[philippem]
Blurry sticker on front cover
(Single) 1st issue has gatefold sleeve with photos from the film. Side A Taken from the movie that the album The Wall was made into, yet not included on the album The Wall itself. L
ater included on the re-issue of The Final Cut. Side B Different version to the one that appears on the album The Wall (1979). (C) 1979 Pink Floyd Music Publishing Ltd. (P) 1982 Pink Floyd Music Ltd.[discogs]
(Reissue Remastered) 'Remastered from the original analogue tapes. This is a 2016 US Grundman Stereo Remaster. Pressing year shown by Record Industry code of '16xxx' in the runout string . The 2018 US version which is almost identical is here: (r15540799)
℗ 2016 The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Pink Floyd Music Ltd., marketed and distributed by Sony Music Entertainment. © 2016 Pink Floyd Music Ltd.
Runouts are hand-etched and stamped as follows: '16736 #$' stamped while '5099902988313-$ BG' are etched. '$' is an alpha character, while '#' is a number.'[discogs]
This pressings can be recognized by
(1) 'Produced by David Gilmour' printed inside the right side of the gatefold sleeve, instead of 'Written by Roger Waters' (what you can find on most other releases).
(2) Lyrics in correct order on inner sleeves.
Inside of the gatefold sleeve: Printed in Germany.
with cardboard inner are earlier pressings.[samuelb]
In a sturdy plastic sleeve, with the plastic bag with the title printed/pressed on it as a relief.
'Stamp 'For Military Sale Only' on left backside cover
Recorded at Superbear, Miravel, France. CBS, New York. Producers Workshop, Los Angeles. Between April and November, 1979.
All songs ©1979 Pink Floyd Music Publishers, Ltd. (BMI)
℗1979 Pink Floyd Music Ltd.
©1979 Pink Floyd Music Ltd.
Manufactured by Columbia Records/CBS Inc.
LPs housed in lyric sleeves