Concerto For Group And Orchestra - Rock Age obi

DEEP PURPLE & THE ROYAL PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA Concerto For Group And Orchestra (Extremely rare 1970 original Japanese blue label promo sample black vinyl LP pressed by Warner-Pioneer, heavyweight gatefold picture sleeve complete with insert & the unbelievably rare 'Rock Age' shaped obi-strip. The sleeve shows only light wear for being over forty five years old, the insert shows little signs of age. The labels have just a couple of light spindle marks whilst the vinyl show verylittle evidence of play. The all important obi remains in a fantastic condition and intact with very little wear or signs of age, one of the best we have seen. An outstanding example and only the second promo copy we have ever seen P-8093W)

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Price Info
$1118.75, £895.00  
Product Availability Last copy in stock. Order now for shipping on Tuesday 11th August
Release Year 1970 - 50 years ago
Condition Unless stated otherwise in the description above, all items are in at least excellent condition - so please read our descriptions carefully. We try to sell items as close to Mint condition as possible, and many will indeed be close to brand new and/or unplayed. Others may be 'used' - and all will meet our strict grading and are 100% guaranteed.
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Format vinyl LP album (LP record)
Record Label Warner-Pioneer
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Product Catalogue No P-8093W
Music Genre Rock
Country Comes from Japan Comes from 'Japan'
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Tracklisting & More Information

1. FIRST MOVEMENT
Moderato
Allegro
Vivace
2. SECOND MOVEMENT
Part One - Andante
3. SECOND MOVEMENT
Part Two
4. THIRD MOVEMENT


In chronological terms this original LP is actually a second issue. The very first Japanese pressings of Concerto For Group And Orchestra were made by Toshiba Musical Industries, on red wax, but these were very quickly withdrawn after Toshiba were told they did not have permission to release the album. This created an instant rarity and in the past 20 years we've only seen 2 copies of the Toshiba pressing, and the one copy we had was actually a test pressing! The other was so expensive (into the £ thousands!) that we didn't buy it.

Whilst the Toshiba pressing is probably the most desirable issue to get hold of, this original Warner-Pioneer pressing is still the first official release and, with the square shaped 'Rock Age' obi, it's still near impossible to find complete and in near Mint condition. At over 45 years of age, it's not actually the record that's the hard part to get; as usual it's the all-important slim strip of paper that makes an original 1970 issue with the 'Rock Age' obi such a scarce item to find.

LP RECORD  
Recording Artist Deep Purple
Product Title Concerto For Group And Orchestra - Rock Age obi
Product Information Deep Purple Concerto For Group And Orchestra - Rock Age obi Japan vinyl LP album (LP record) Promo.
Language All tracks are sung in English, unless otherwise stated in our description.
Additional info Promo - A promotional copy of this item that was issued before it was available for general sale.
Deleted - A deleted or out-of-print item is one that is no longer manufactured. However, we stock thousands of out-of-print formats and we specialise in tracking down out-of-print, deleted and hard-to-find releases.
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