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Featuring the big names such as AC~DC / IRON MAIDEN / BON JOVI / DEF LEPPARD / DIO / JUDAS PRIEST / MARILLION / MEATLOAF / POISON / RUSH / BLACK SABBATH / CINDERELLA

392 items in this list.

Artist Title Formats Catalogue Number/Label Origin Comments
AC~DC, For those about to rock LP
Test Pressing
K50851
Atlantic
UK

Test pressing

Dead wax (run out) markings

A; (in order-clockwise) hand etched K50851A crossed out: ST-A 814831-B Stamped: MASTERDISK hand etched: RL 1 WO 87 WEA TIP1

B: ((in order-clockwise) hand etched K50851B crossed out: ST-A-814832-B stamped: MASTERDISK hand etched RL WO87 stamped: EDP (in an oval) hand etched WEA TIP1

The disc has various scuffs and light marks and there is a slight heat warp on approx. 5-6 cm of the outer rim

There is some sound interference on 1st track each side

Plain white labels with hand-written A on one label

AC~DC, In concert LP
Promotional Issue
215
BBC TS
UK

Reissue

Hammersmith Odeon 79

some scuffs and light marks

AC~DC, Blow up your video LP
Promotional Issue
818281
Atlantic
USA

Gold stamped promotional issue

with saw cut in spine

with original company generic inner

Cover some creasing and wear

main body sound

AC~DC, High voltage / Dirty deeds done dirt cheap / Powerage LP, Box set
60149
Atlantic
West Germany Limited 3 LP box set containing the 3 LPs which are housed in an inner sleeveThe inner sleeve (both sides) shows a facsimile of the original LP front cover artworkThe picture box has been flattened and all the corners (lid and base) have split but have been repaired to complete the box(VG)
AC~DC, Are you ready / Got you by the balls / The razors edge 12 Inch
Numbered
Press Sheet
Promotional Issue
Special Cover
B8830T
Atco
UK

Rare promotional issue

with stickered back cover and press sheet insert

Numbered cover

small tear on box

Gatefold glossy cover

AC~DC, Danger / Back in business 12 Inch
Picture Cover
A9532T
Atlantic
UK

with picture cover(EX)

AC~DC, For those about to rock (we salute you) / Let there be rock (full length version-11.30-live December 81) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
K11721T
Atlantic
UK

with glossy card picture cover

in very nice shape but has 1 x corner crease

cover has unusual large company sticker 'Limited edition 12" single for the price of a 7" single'

AC~DC, Let's get it up / Back in black (live December 81) / T.N.T. 12 Inch
Picture Cover
K11706T
Atlantic
UK

with glossy card picture cover

In nice shape but has creased corner and light edge creasing mainly on the spine

Disc barely played

AC~DC, Nervous shakedown / Rock and roll ain't noise pollution Sin city (live-November 83) / This house is on fire (live-November 83) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
A9651T
Atlantic
UK

with glossy card picture cover

with limited cover sticker 'Win tickets for Monsters of Rock festival ask dealer for details'

Donington Park Saturday 18th August 1984 printed on back cover

AC~DC, Rock and roll ain't noise pollution / Hells bells 12 Inch
Badge
Picture Cover
K11630(T)
Atlantic
UK

Rare limited edition

with free badge in special plastic bag stapled to the cover

with glossy card picture cover

AC~DC, Rock and roll damnation / Sin city 12 Inch
Picture Cover
K11142
Atlantic
UK

Rare limited edition

in superb & exceptional condition

Unlaminated card picture cover

AC~DC, That's the way I wanna rock n roll / Kissin dynamite / Borrowed time 12 Inch
Patch
Special Cover
A9098TW
Atlantic
UK

Gatefold glossy card cover

with cover sticker

with sew-on patch

AC~DC, Thunderstruck / Fire your guns / D.T. / Chase the ace 12 Inch
Poster Cover
B8907T
Atco
UK

Outer cover forms a poster

minor wear

AC~DC, Who made who (special collectors mix) / Guns for hire (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
A9425T
Atlantic
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

slight cover wear

AC~DC, Whole lotta Rosie (live) / Hell ain't a bad place to be (live) 12 Inch
Special Cover
K11207
Atlantic
UK

Limited 12" edition

in company special die-cut card sleeve

very slight wear

AC~DC, Whole lotta Rosie (live) / Hell ain't a bad place to be (live) 12 Inch
Special Cover
K11207
Atlantic
UK

Limited 12" edition in company special die-cut card sleeve

slight wear/creasing

AC~DC, Dirty deeds done dirt cheap (live-4.59) / Shoot to thrill (live at Donnington-5.34) / Dirty deeds done dirt cheap (live at Donnington-5.04) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
B6073T
Atco
UK

Very limited 12" edition in stickered picture cover

AC~DC, Dirty deeds done dirt cheap Big balls / The Jack 7 Inch
Picture Cover
HM2
Atlantic
UK

Part of Atlantic's Heavy Metal reissue series (HM #s)

with semi-glossy card picture cover

AC~DC, Girls got rhythm / If you want blood (you've got it) / Hell ain't a bad place to be / Rock n roll damnation 7 Inch
Special Cover
K11406E
Atlantic
UK

Limited edition 4 track

in special gatefold picture cover

Very nice copy which is usually found fairly worn

AC~DC, Girls got rhythm / If you want blood (you've got it) / Hell ain't a bad place to be / Rock n roll damnation 7 Inch
Special Cover
K11406E
Atlantic
UK

Limited edition 4 track

in special gatefold picture cover

some light creasing

AC~DC, Hell's bells / What do you do for money honey 7 Inch
Picture Cover
11650
Atlantic
France

with textured paper picture cover

AC~DC, Hell's bells / What do you do for money honey 7 Inch
Picture Cover
11650
Atlantic
France

with textured paper picture cover

AC~DC, High voltage (live) / Live wire 7 Inch
Picture Cover
HM1
Atlantic
UK

with card picture cover

1st in the reissue Heavy Metal series from Atlantic

AC~DC, Highway to hell / If you want blood (you've got it) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
K11321
Atlantic
UK

with card picture cover

AC~DC, Highway to hell / If you want blood (you've got it) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
ATL11321
Atlantic
West Germany

with paper picture cover

AC~DC, Highway to hell / If you want blood (you've got it) 7 Inch
Picture Insert
P464A
Atlantic
Japan

with paper picture/lyric insert

with original company inner sleeve

AC~DC, Jailbreak / Fling thing 7 Inch
Picture Cover
K10805
Atlantic
UK

1980 reissue in card picture cover

slight manufacturing label blemish

slight edge warp where the very edge has a 'lip' (approx 2 cm)

AC~DC, For those about to rock (we salute you) / Let there be rock (live 81) 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
K11721DJ
Atlantic
UK

Scarce promotional only radio station issue edited version

AC~DC, Touch too much / Live wire (live) / Shot down in flames (live) 7 Inch
Mispress
Picture Cover
K11435
Atlantic
UK

Mispressed cover with reversed picture showing Angus etc playing left-handed

AC~DC, Whole lotta Rosie / Dog eat dog 7 Inch
Picture Cover
ATL10992
Atlantic
West Germany

Scarce original issue

with textured paper picture cover

AC~DC, Danger / Back in business 7 Inch
Poster Cover
A9532W
Atlantic
UK

with limited Poster picture cover

some ageing spots on outer

Main poster pic EX

AC~DC, Shake your foundations / Stand up / Jailbreak (live-13.21) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
A9474T
Atlantic
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

light creasing

AC~DC (also Al Stewart / Zombies and Moon Martin), Rock around the world Cue Sheet
LP
Promotional Issue
215
RATW
USA

Radio station only

Broadcast 17 September - 23 September 1978

Includes cue sheet

Amongst the ads and plugs the 1 section is devoted to:

Al Stewart including an interview and the tracks: Year of the cat live / Time passages live / Song on the radio live / On the border live / A man for all seasons live

The 2nd section includes:

AC~DC interview and the tracks: Rock and roll damnation live / High voltage live / Dirty deeds done dirt cheap live

followed by the Zombies and Moon Martin

After Dark, Deathbringer / Call of the wild 7 Inch
Test Pressing
PROMO 1
Laser
UK

Test pressingHand written labelssmudging on B label

Angel Witch, Live LP
ZORRO1
Metal Blade
UK/France

Cover made in France

with lyric inner sleeve (M)

Unplayed copy

Angel Witch, Sweet danger / Hadies paradise / Flight nineteen 12 Inch
12EMI5064
EMI
UK

Light scuffs disc B(EX)

Angel Witch, Sweet danger / Flight nineteen 7 Inch
EMI5064
EMI
UK

with EMI company sleeve

Note typo joing the names together

Angel Witch, Sweet danger / Flight nineteen 7 Inch
Picture Cover
EMI5064
EMI
UK

with very scarce picture cover

creasing around top/open edge

Note typo joing the names together

Angel Witch, Angel Witch / Gorgon 7 Inch
BRO108
Bronze
UK

1st issue

Label variant A: paper label 4 prong push out

see other listings

Angel Witch, Angel Witch / Gorgon 7 Inch
BRO108
Bronze
UK

rare label variant B: moulded plastic green label with band logo at the top

Angel Witch, Sweet danger / Flight nineteen 7 Inch
EMI5064
EMI
UK

with EMI company sleeve

Bitch, First bite / Maggie 7 Inch
RX101
Rutland
UK
Blitz, The The border / I love myself 7 Inch
SRTS/79/CUS458
Bitch
UK

Very scarce private pressing through SRT

They changed their minds about which was the A side and stuck small stickers over the original cat # swopping A and B

Bon Jovi, Hardest part is the night / Always run to you / Tokyo road (live) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
VERX22
Vertigo
UK

Scarce promotional issue

Bon Jovi, In and out of love / Only lonely (live) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
BONDJ212
Vertigo
UK

Scarce promotional issue

B side from the BBC Friday Rock show 1984

Bon Jovi, Let it rock / You give love a bad name 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
BONDJ412
Vertigo
UK

Scarce promotional issue

Bon Jovi, Always (edit) / Always / The boys are back in town 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Special Cover
JOVG14
Mercury
UK

Limited blue vinyl issue

with special wrap over card sleeve/insert

Bon Jovi, Bad medicine / 99 in the shade / You give love a bad name (live) / Livin on a prayer (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Special Cover
JOVR312
Vertigo
UK

Limited issue special cover

with outer stickered embossed cover

slight edge wear

+ inner picture cover (M)

Bon Jovi, Born to be my baby / Love for sale / Wanted dead or alive (live-Detroit 87) 12 Inch
Special Cover
JOVR412
Vertigo
UK

Limited issue special gatefold cover (M-)

Bon Jovi, Hardest part is the night / Always run to you / Tokyo road (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
VERX22
Vertigo
UK

Hard to find UK original

nice glossy thin card picture cover

Bon Jovi, Lay your hands on me / Blood on blood (live) / Born to be my baby (acoustic) 12 Inch
Numbered
Special Cover
JOVG612
Vertigo
UK

Nice limited item

Gatefold picture cover

with numbered sticker-low number

light gum seepage (common)

Inside has a picture retrospective of the BJ releases including rare limited editions

with original generic black lined inner sleeve

Bon Jovi, Lay your hands on me / Blood on blood (live) / Born to be my baby (acoustic) 12 Inch
Numbered
Special Cover
JOVG612
Vertigo
UK

Nice limited item

Gatefold picture cover

with numbered sticker

slight gum seepage(common)

Inside has a picture retrospective of the BJ releases including rare limited editions

with original generic black lined inner sleeve

Bon Jovi, Lay your hands on me / Blood on blood (live) / Born to be my baby (acoustic) 12 Inch
Numbered
Special Cover
JOVG612
Vertigo
UK

Nice limited item

Gatefold picture cover

tiny cover scuff bottom

with numbered sticker

light gum seepage(common)

Inside has a picture retrospective of the BJ releases including rare limited editions

with original generic black lined inner sleeve

Bon Jovi, Let it rock / You give love a bad name / Hardest part is the night (live) / Burning for love (live) 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Special Cover
VERXR26
Vertigo
UK

Limited blue vinyl

in special thin card wrap-around sleeve/insert

B side light scuffs(EX)

Bon Jovi, Livin on a prayer / Wild in the streets / Edge of a broken heart 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
VERXR28
Vertigo
UK

Limited green vinyl

with thin card glossy stickered picture cover

slight edge/cover wear

Bon Jovi, Livin on a prayer / Wild in the streets / Edge of a broken heart 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
VERXR28
Vertigo
UK

Limited green vinyl

with thin card glossy stickered picture cover

slight edge/cover/corner wear

Bon Jovi, Livin on a prayer / Wild in the streets / Only lonely (live) / Runaway (live) 12 Inch
Special Cover
VERXG28
Vertigo
UK

Hard to find

limited gatefold stickered picture cover

with different B side

Bon Jovi, Red hot and 2 parts live: Hardest part is the night / Tokyo road (live-5.54) / In and out of love (live-10.14) 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl. Special Cover
VERXR22
Vertigo
UK

Very limited red vinyl

with limited different picture cover

some light creasing and edge wear

Bon Jovi, Red hot and 2 parts live: Hardest part is the night / Tokyo road (live-5.54) / In and out of love (live-10.14) 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl. Special Cover
VERXR22
Vertigo
UK

Very limited red vinyl

with limited different picture cover

some creasing and wear

Bon Jovi, Runaway / Breakout (live) / Runaway (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
VERX14
Vertigo
UK

Scarce original 12"with glossy thin card picture cover(EX)in very nice shapeHard to find good copy of this item

Bon Jovi, Runaway / Breakout (live) / Runaway (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
VERX14
Vertigo
UK

Scarce original 12"

with glossy thin card picture cover

some cover wear

Disc B side EX- with some light scuffs

Bon Jovi, You give love a bad name / Let it rock / Borderline 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Poster
VERX26
Vertigo
UK

Limited edition

which includes a folded poster

stickered glossy card picture cover

slight edge creasing

Bon Jovi, Borderline: Livin on a prayer / Borderline / Hardest part is the night (live) / Burning for love (live) 12 Inch
Insert
Obi
Picture Cover
15PP56
Mercury
Japan

Super copy!

with thick card unlaminated picture cover

LP style with printed spine

retains the original OBI strip in great condition

with lyric insert

Bon Jovi, Borderline: Livin on a prayer / Borderline / Hardest part is the night (live) / Burning for love (live) 12 Inch
Insert
Picture Cover
15PP56
Mercury
Japan

with thick card unlaminated picture cover

slight wear

LP style with printed spine

with lyric insert

Bon Jovi, Burning for love: Breakout (live) / Runaway (live) / Burning for love 12 Inch
Insert
Obi
Picture Cover
15PP44
Mercury
Japan

with thick card unlaminated picture cover

slight wear

LP style with printed spine

with 'calendar' picture insert which appears to show tour dates for the 1st 3 months of 1985

with original OBI in great shape

Bon Jovi, Burning for love: Breakout (live) / Runaway (live) / Burning for love 12 Inch
Obi
Picture Cover
15PP44
Mercury
Japan

with thick card unlaminated picture cover

some creasing

LP style with printed spine

with original OBI which has split

Bon Jovi, Lay your hands on me / Runaway (live-Paris 88) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Poster
8744531
Mercury
USA

Limited edition with large folded poster

Thick card picture cover

with original stickered shrink-wrap

slight wear top corners

Bon Jovi, Live : Breakout-live Japan Super rock Festival-6.28) / Runaway (live-Japan Super rock Festival-5.24) / Breakout (5.22) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
8803531
Mercury
Holland

Superb copy of this Holland ONLY release

thin card picture cover

Bon Jovi, Live on tour: Breakout-live Japan Super rock Festival-6.28) / Runaway (live-Japan Super rock Festival-5.24) / Tokyo road (live-Japan 85-5.54) / Wanted dead or alive (live-Detroit 87-8.10) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
8888201
Mercury
Australia

with unlaminated card picture cover

with import sticker on back

Bon Jovi, Livin on a prayer / You give love a bad name / Edge of a broken heart 12 Inch
Picture Cover
8882311
Mercury
West Germany

with glossy card LP style printed spine picture cover

Bon Jovi, This ain't a love song (album version-5.03) / This ain't a love song (A/C version-4.20) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
Special Cover
2541
Mercury
France

Promotional only

with special promotional only cover

some creasing

Bon Jovi, Wanted dead or alive / Shot through the heart / Social disease 12 Inch
Patch
Picture Cover
8884281
Mercury
Holland

Rare SEALED copy

with large SEW-ON PATCH

thin card picture cover(M)

Bon Jovi, Wanted dead or alive (single version) / Wanted dead or alive (acoustic version) / Wanted dead or alive (live version) / Edge of a broken heart 12 Inch
Insert
Obi
Picture Cover
Poster
15PP65
Mercury
Japan

Super copy

complete with intact OBI

complete with 'Wanted' poster (M-)

with lyric insert

thick card picture cover

Bon Jovi, Jon Miracle / Dyin ain't much of a livin / Interview with Jon Bon Jovi 12 Inch
Numbered
Picture Cover
Poster
Sticker
JBJ212
Vertigo
UK

Limited to 7500 copies

Numbered cover sticker

folded poster

thin card picture cover

with original sticker seal

Bon Jovi, I'll sleep when I'm dead / Never say goodbye (acoustic-5.30) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
JOV11
Mercury
UK

semi-glossy thin card picture cover

Budgie, Power supply Autographed
LP
ACTLP1
Active
UK

Fully autographed LP back cover in biro

some edge wear/creasing

with original lyric inner sleeve(EX)

Dedringer, Sunday drivers / We don't mind 7 Inch
Picture Cover
DIN10
Dindisc
UK

with semi-glossy thick card picture cover

Original version of 'We don't mind'

see Maxine

Dedringer, Sunday drivers / We don't mind 7 Inch
Mispress
DIN10
Dindisc
UK

Mispressed with B label both sides

Music is correct

The correct A side has the incorrect label altered by hand

with semi-glossy thick card picture cover

Original version of 'We don't mind'

see Maxine

Dedringer, Maxine / Innocent til proven guilty (live-Nottingham) / Took a long time / We don't mind (re-recorded version) 7 Inch
Special Cover
DIN11
Dindisc
UK

2 x 7"

with thick paper stickered picture cover

Cover variant B: white 'DEDRINGER' across front cover

the is the usual variant

see other listings for variant

Dedringer, Maxine / Innocent til proven guilty (live) / Took a long time / We don't mind (re-recorded) 7 Inch
Special Cover
Din11
Dindisc
UK

Special double pack 2 x 7" in gatefold thick paper picture cover

Cover variant B: with white 'Dedringer' across the front cover (usual variant)

see other listings

Disc 2 is (EX ) but B side has some light scuffs

with original cover sticker

Dedringer, Maxine / Innocent til proven guilty (live) / Took a long time / We don't mind (re-recorded) 7 Inch
Special Cover
Din11
Dindisc
UK

Special double pack 2 x 7" in gatefold thick paper picture cover

Cover variant A: with yellow 'Dedringer' across the front cover

see other listings

This a very RARE variant

and is probably either a misprint or the 1st rejected version

which was replaced by the more striking white lettering

with original cover sticker

Dedringer, Sunday drivers / We don't mind 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Din10
Dindisc
UK

with semi-glossy thick card picture cover

Original version of 'We don't mind'

Def Leppard, On through the night LP
9102040
Vertigo
UK

1st issue

Cover minor creasing

Def Leppard, High n dry LP
6359045
Vertigo
Holland

1st issue

Cover small corner crease

with original blue/red picture inner(M-)

Def Leppard, High n dry LP
6359045
Vertigo
UK

1st issue

Cover in nice shape but some spine edge creasing

with original blue/red picture inner (EX+)

Def Leppard, Pyromania LP
VERS2
Vertigo
UK

1st issue

unlaminated cover slight edge creasing

with orange/red plain inner sleeve (with cat # VERS2) (EX+)

Def Leppard, Pyromania LP
6359119
Vertigo
Holland

1st issue

laminated cover

slight edge creasing

Def Leppard, Animal (extended version) / Animal / Tear it down 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
LEPC1
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Limited red vinyl edition

with stickered thin card picture cover very slight ring wear

Def Leppard, Animal / Tear it down 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
ADV1
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Promotional only 2 track

Presumably for radio play ?!?

Def Leppard, Armageddon it! (the nuclear mix) / Ring of fire / Armageddon it ! 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
LEPXDJ4
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Promotional issue

Normal copy has 'Armageddon it ! (atomic mix)'

Def Leppard, Armageddon it! (the nuclear mix) / Ring of fire / Armageddon it ! 12 Inch
Badge
Box
Numbered
Picture Cover
Postcards
Poster
LEPXB4
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Very limited 'box' set being an envelope style container (EX-)

with the 12" in a picture cover

and a badge in its original small plastic bag

with folded poster

and Full set of 5 postcards

Outer 'box' has some light markings and is numbered

All contents are M

Rare COMPLETE set

Def Leppard, Armageddon it! (the nuclear mix) / Ring of fire / Armageddon it ! 12 Inch
Badge
Box
Picture Cover
Postcards
Poster
LEPXB4
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Very limited 'box' set being an envelope style container

with the 12" in a picture cover

and a folded poster

ex display

badge

Full set of 5 Postcards

Box nice

Def Leppard, Bringin' on the heartbreak / Me and my wine / You got me runnin 12 Inch
Picture Cover
LEPP312
Vertigo
UK

Scarce 12" in great shape

with thin card picture cover

Def Leppard, Hysteria / Ride into the sun / Love and affection (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Poster
Special Cover
LEPX313
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Limited envelope pack

containing 12" in picture cover (M-)

and with large folded poster (M-)

Envelope is unlaminated and shows some wear on back(common to all)

Def Leppard, Love bites / Billy's got a gun (live) / Rocket (lunar mix 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
Special Cover
LPXDJ5
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Promotional issue

in plain white die-cut card with special sticker

Def Leppard, Love bites / Billy's got a gun (live) / Rocket (lunar mix 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
LPXDJ5
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Promotional issue

Def Leppard, Love bites / Billy's got a gun (live) / Excitable (the orgasmic mix) 12 Inch
Box
Inserts
Numbered
Picture Cover
LEPXB5
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Very limited 'box' set being an envelope type outer cover(EX+)

tiny wear on top edge

Numbered

containing 12" with picture and 4 x inserts

All contents M

Def Leppard, Photograph / Bringin' on the heartbreak / Mirror mirror (look into my eyes) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
VERX5
Vertigo
UK

glossy thin card picture cover

Super copy

Def Leppard, Ride into the sun 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
Special Cover
LEPA3
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Promotional only

One sided

with promotional only special cover

Def Leppard, Rock of ages / Action! not words 12 Inch
Picture Cover
VERX6
Vertigo
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

Lovely copy!

Def Leppard, Too late for love / Foolin / High n dry (Saturday night) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
VERX8
Vertigo
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

Lovely copy!

Def Leppard, Ride into the sun / Getcha rocks off / The overture 7 Inch
MSB001
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

1st repress (yellow label) of the original EP (red label)

No pic issued

Lyntone matrices

Def Leppard, Let it go / Switch 625 7 Inch
Picture Cover
LEPP2
Vertigo
UK

Original paper label-red printing issue

with glossy paper picture cover

slight ring wear

Def Leppard, When love and hate collide / Pour some sugar on me (remix-5.36) 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
LEPJB14
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Issued for jukebox use only

some jb scuffs

Def Leppard, Action / Miss you in a heartbeat (Phil's demo) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
LEP13
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Scarce vinyl issuesemi-glossy card picture cover(EX)1 x corner crease

Def Leppard, Have you ever needed someone so bad (5.25) / From the inside (4.11) 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Special Cover
8646887
Bludgeon Riffola
France

Limited yellow vinyl

housed in special overprinted PVC stickered cover

Def Leppard, Have you ever needed someone so bad (5.25) / From the inside (4.11) 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Special Cover
8646887
Bludgeon Riffola
France

Limited blue vinyl

housed in special overprinted PVC stickered cover

Def Leppard, Have you ever needed someone so bad (5.25) / From the inside (4.11) 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Special Cover
8646887
Bludgeon Riffola
France

Limited red vinyl

housed in special overprinted PVC stickered cover

Def Leppard, Photograph / Bringing on the heartbreak 7 Inch
Special Cover
VER5
Vertigo
UK

Very limited 'pop-up' camera cover

slight wear

Def Leppard, Photograph / Bringing on the heartbreak 7 Inch
Special Cover
VER5
Vertigo
UK

Very limited 'pop-up' camera cover

corner crease on back bottom left corner

slight wear

Def Leppard, Photograph / Bringing on the heartbreak 7 Inch
Special Cover
VERG9
Vertigo
UK

Special 'wallet' gatefold cover

slight creasing/wear

Very limited

Reputed to be 500 only

Def Leppard, Women / Tear it down 7 Inch
Picture Insert
7PP235
Bludgeon Riffola
Japan

with picture/lyric insert

with original Philips/Nippon/Phonogram inner sleeve

Def Leppard, Too late for love / Foolin 7 Inch
Picture Cover
VER8
Vertigo
UK

with glossy thick card picture cover

Def Leppard, Slang / Animal (live acoustic version)-3.45 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
LEPJB15
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

jukebox use only on vinyl

with some scuffs

Def Leppard, Wasted / Hello America 7 Inch
Picture Cover
6059247
Vertigo
UK

1st major label single

with paper picture cover

Def Leppard, Rock of ages / Billy's got a gun 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Insert
7PP106
Vertigo
Japan

Unusual translucent dark brown vinyl when held up to the light

with picture/lyric insert

Paper label original

with original Philips/Nippon/Phonogram inner sleeve

Def Leppard, Animal / Tear it down 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
Special Cover
6837925
Bludgeon Riffola
France

Promotional only

In special promotional only gatefold glossy thick card picture cover

minor edge creasing

Def Leppard, Make love like a man / Miss you in a heartbeat 7 Inch
Guitar Pick
Special Cover
8669907
Bludgeon Riffola
France

gatefold thick card picture cover

SEALED with 'Def Leppard' guitar pick

Def Leppard, Heaven is / She's too tough 7 Inch
Autograph Etched
Picture Cover
LEP9
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Limited etched disc

with glossy card picture cover

Music one side of disc

Etched autographs (from master) on the other side

Def Leppard, Hysteria / Ride into the sun 7 Inch
Patch
Picture Cover
LEPS3
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Picture cover SEALED with SEW-ON Patch

Def Leppard, Women / Tear it down 7 Inch
Picture Cover
8887577
Mercury
USA

Picture cover

Def Leppard, Hello America / Good morning freedom 7 Inch
Picture Cover
LEPP1
Vertigo
UK

Very nice copy

Paper picture cover

Def Leppard, Have you ever needed someone so bad / From the inside 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Special Cover
8646881
Bludgeon Riffola
France

Limited edition red vinyl

Housed in special overprinted PVC cover

some small damage bottom left corner and side split{4 cm}

small corner crease

with original cover sticker

Def Leppard, Have you ever needed someone so bad / From the inside 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Special Cover
8646881
Bludgeon Riffola
France

Limited edition blue vinyl

Housed in special overprinted PVC cover

side split{4 cm}

with original cover sticker

Def Leppard, Ride into the sun 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
Special Cover
LEPA3
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Promotional only 1 sided disc

with promotional only thin card glossy special cover

light creasing and small sticker tear on back

Demon, The plague / The only sane man 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Clay25
Clay
UK

with glossy card picture cover

light creasing

with amended song writing credits on both labels

Don't know why this was done except that 2 of them had left the band

Anyone know anything?

Credit will be acknowledged

Demon, Liar / Wild woman 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
Clay4
Clay
UK

Scarce debut single

Red vinyl

with card picture cover

slight cover wrinkling

Diamond Head, The white album Autographed
Insert
LP
N/A
N/A
UK

Rare 1st issue of 1st (untitled) LP (known as 'The white album')

Plain white labels and plain white card outer which has been autographed by Brian

1 x corner crease and slight wear and discolouring

Also comes with original small insert with hand written track listing (EX+)

Diamond Head, Makin music / Andy Peebles interview 12 Inch
Picture Cover
DHMT103
Mca
UK

Glossy thick card picture cover

Lovely copy!

Diamond Head, In the heat of the night (full length) /Play it loud 12 Inch
Picture Cover
DHMT102
Mca
UK

Glossy thick card picture cover

slight edge creasing

Diamond Head, Shoot out the lights / Helpless 7 Inch
MMDH120
Happy Face
UK

Scarce 1st 7"

Lovely copy

Nice clean labels

No pic issued with this release

Diamond Head, Sweet and innocent / Streets of gold 7 Inch
Picture Cover
screen1
Media
UK

scarce 2nd 7"

with paper picture cover

light creasing

Dio, Intermission LP
Postcard Pack
VERB40
Vertigo
UK

Includes Postcard pack (M)

unlaminated cover has some ring wear

Large cover sticker

Dio, All the fools sailed away (edit-4.30) / All the fools sailed away (LP version-7.10) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
PROA2894
Warner Bros
USA

Promotional only long/short versions

Dio, King of rock and roll (3.49) / King of rock and roll (3.49) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
PROA2390
Warner Bros
USA

Promotional only

Dio, Hey angel / Wild one 12 Inch
Press Sheet
Promotional Issue
DIODJ112
Vertigo
UK

Promotional issue

with Press sheet

Dio, Night people / Sunset superman 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
DIODJ812
Vertigo
UK

Promotional only issue

Dio, Rock n roll children / Sacred heart 12 Inch
Press Sheet
Promotional Issue
DIODJ512
Vertigo
UK

Promotional ONLY issue  

Normal copy has 2 tracks on B side-neither are Sacred heart

with Press release sheet

Dio, Rock n roll children / Sacred heart 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
DIODJ512
Vertigo
UK

Promotional ONLY issue

Normal copy has 2 tracks on B side-neither are Sacred heart

 

Dio, Mystery / We rock / Eat your heart out / Don't talk to strangers 12 Inch
Obi
Picture Cover
15PP45
Vertigo
Japan

with thick card LP style printed spine picture cover

with original intact OBI

Dio, Rainbow in the dark / Holy diver / Evil eyes / Stand up and shout / Straight through the heart 12 Inch
Obi
Picture Cover
15PP41
Vertigo
Japan

with thick card LP style printed spine picture cover

with original intact OBI

Dio, Rock n roll children / We rock (live) / The last in line (live) 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
DIOW512
Vertigo
UK

Variant B: translucent blue vinyl

light disc scuffs

see other listings

Dio, Rock n roll children / We rock (live) / The last in line (live) 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Special Cover
DIOW512
Vertigo
UK

Variant A: white vinyl

housed in a clear PVC sleeve with large cover sticker

Dio, Innerview-Dio LP, Promotional issue
N/A
Innerview
USA Radio show interviewing R J Dio about Holy diver LP including songs from the LPinterspersed with ads etc.Disc worn
Dio, Roughly LP
RS118317
Rite
Holland 2 LPSweden Stockholm Nov 83Cover damaged(G)
Dio, Holy diver / Evil eyes (Rainbow in the dark) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
DIODJ1
Vertigo
UK

Scarce promotional issue

with mispressed B side playing Rainbow in the dark instead of Evil eyes

glossy thin card picture cover

tiny sticker tear on back

Dio, Rainbow in the dark / Stand up and shout (live) 7 Inch
Patch
Picture Cover
DIOP2
Vertigo
UK

Limited edition

with sew-on Patch SEALED with picture cover

Dio, Mystery / Eat your heart out (live) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Tour Pass
DIO4
Vertigo
UK

Limited edition

with Tour Pass UK Tour 1984 SEALED with picture cover

Dio, We rock / Holy diver (live) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Poster
DIO3
Vertigo
UK

Limited edition

with folded poster

Package retains its shrink-wrap (opened)

On the shrink-wrap is a cover sticker

Dio, Hungry for heaven / King of rock and roll 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Poster
DIO6/DIOFP6
Vertigo
UK

Limited edition

with folded poster

Glossy card picture cover

with large cover sticker

Dogs D'Amour, Errol Flynn Autographed
LP
8397001
China
UK

Autographed glossy card LP cover

minor edge creasing

with lyric inner sleeve (M-)

Dogs D'Amour, In the dynamite jet saloon Autographed
LP
WOL8
China
UK

Autographed glossy card LP cover

minor edge creasing

with lyric inner sleeve (M-)

Dogs D'Amour, A graveyard of empty bottles 10 Inch
Autographed
LP
Numbered
8390740
China
UK

Autographed LP cover

Numbered

Dogs D'Amour, How come it never rains (dynamite remix) / Baby glass (live) / Kirsten jet (live) 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
CHINAX13
China
UK

Autographed semi-glossy thin card picture cover

Dogs D'Amour, Satellite kid (12" version) / Drunk like me (acoustic version) / Things he'd do (acoustic version) / She thinks too much of me (acoustic version) 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
CHINAX17
China
UK

Autographed semi-glossy thin card picture cover

Dogs D'Amour, I don't want you to go / Heroine / Ugly 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
CHINAX10
China
UK

Autographed semi-glossy thin card picture cover

minor creasing

Dogs D'Amour, Trail of tears / As the poppies fall / Dynamite jet saloon / Swingin the bottle 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
CHINAX20
China
UK

Autographed semi-glossy thin card picture cover

Dumpy's Rusty Nuts, Somewhere in England Autographed
LP
LDLP101
Landslide
UK

2 LP

Autographed gatefold cover

signed by Dumpy

light disc scuffs

Dumpy's Rusty Nuts, Get out on the road LP
METALP118
Metal Masters
UK

Light scuffs on disc B

Glossy cover

E.S.P., The poem / Another way 7 Inch
Special Cover
GRGL783
Gargoyle
UK

scarce NWOBHM item

with special stamped die-cut cover

damaged

Ethel the Frog, Ethel the Frog LP
EMC3329
EMI
UK

Glossy cover in nice shape but with some edge creasing

Ethel the Frog (Doug Sheppard, Terry Hopkinson), Eleanor Rigby / Fight back 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
EMI5041
EMI
UK

with EMI generic black die-cut sleeve

Europeans, Listen / Climb the wall 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
AMX201
A and M
UK

Clear vinyl

with thin card picture cover

Europeans, Listen / Climb the wall 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
AM201
A and M
UK

Promotional issue

with glossy card picture cover

Europeans, Acid rain and other snatches from the album 'recurring dreams' 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
FREE1
A and M
UK

Given away free-not sure where !?

with paper picture cover

Faith, Adam In your life / I survived (adapted) 7 Inch
K16437
Warner Bros
UK

Includes Ritchie Blackmore

Fish, Something in the air (teddy bear mix) / Something in the air (album mix) / Dear friend (live) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
FISHX3DJ
Polydor
UK

Promotional issue

Fish, Big wedge / Jack and Jill 7 Inch
Numbered
Special Cover
EMS125
EMI
UK

Limited edition 'wallet' gatefold cover

Numbered {low #}

slight corner crease x 1

Fist, Name rank serial number / You'll never get me up (in one of those) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Neat04
Neat
UK

with thick paper picture cover

Fist, Forever amber /Brain damage 7 Inch
Picture Cover
MCA640
MCA/Neat
UK

with paper picture cover

very small sticker tear

A side disc light scuff

Fist, Collision course / Law of the jungle 7 Inch
MCA663
MCA/Neat
UK

scarce single

with MCA company sleeve

Ford and Ozzy Osbourne, Lita Close my eyes forever (remix) / Under the gun (Lita Ford) 7 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
PB49409
RCA/Dreamland
UK

Front cover autographed by Lita and Ozzy

paper picture coverslight ring wear

Gaskin, End of the world LP
ABOUT4
Rondelet
UK

with gatefold cover

small sticker damage top right

Disc very light scuffs

Girl, My number 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Insert
JET159
Jet
UK

Pseudo picture disc

with clear vinyl disc and a picture insert behind giving the appearance of a picture disc

SEALED with cat # sticker

Girl, Love is a game / Little Miss Ann 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Patch
Special Cover
JET191
Jet
UK

white vinyl disc contained within a clear PVC envelope sleeve

with cover sticker

with Sew-on patch inside

Girl, Hollywood tease / You really got me / My number 7 Inch
Poster Cover
JET176
Jet
UK

Limited folded poster picture cover

Girl, The single: Do you love me / Strawberries 7 Inch
Picture Cover
JET169
Jet
UK

with paper picture cover

Girl, Old dogs / Passing clouds 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
JET7019
Jet
UK

with paper picture cover

B side from the 'Sheer greed' LP (1980)

Girl, Thru the twilite / McKitty's back 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
JET7014
Jet
UK

Promotional issue

Girl, Hollywood tease (specially remixed version) / You really got me / My number 7 Inch
Poster Cover
JET170
Jet
UK

Very limited poster sleeve

Shrink-wrapped with cover sticker

SEALED

Still unopened though most of the seal has gone there is still a small piece intact

Gypsy Queen, The snarl n stripes 12" : Radio / Doctor needs a doctor (extended version) / War and peace / Where does our love go 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
12Loop100
Loop
UK

Autographed semi-glossy thin card picture cover

Gypsy Queen, Take care of yourself (edited) / Helpless 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Postcard
Promotional Issue (pr)
LOOP102
Loop
UK

Glossy thick card picture cover

with Promoter's sticker on back

Pre release review copy which contains a Promotional colour postcard (M)

Handsome Beasts, The Breaker / Crazy / One in a crowd 7 Inch
HEAVY2
Heavy Metal
UK

2nd release on HM Records

Handsome Beasts, The Sweeties / You're on your own 7 Inch
HEAVY11
Heavy Metal
UK

Last THB release

Handsome Beasts, The Bestiality LP
HMRLP2
Heavy Metal
UK

some sticker type cover tears

Harlequyn, Burn / Experience revolver 7 Inch
Inserts
Picture Cover
ST001
Starlight
UK

Cover variant B: textured thick paper cover

with LP/Gig flyer insert (variant C-blue)

with lyric insert (variant B-orange)

Harlequyn, Burn / Experience revolver 7 Inch
Insert
Picture Cover
ST001
Starlight
UK

Cover variant A: laminated card picture cover

with lyric insert (variant A-pink)

Harlequyn, Burn / Experience revolver 7 Inch
Insert
Picture Cover
ST001
Starlight
UK

Cover variant B: matt card picture cover

with lyric insert (variant C-pale yellow)

and group info/pic folded insert

Jaguar, Back street woman / Chasing the dragon 7 Inch
Special Cover
HEAVY10
Heavy Metal
UK

Comes with 'customised' cover

Being a home made picture cover consisting of a master bag (a die-cut card sleeve) onto which has been stuck a copy of a pic of the band {NOT the same pic as used on the normal release

Not sure where this pic is from but possibly either from a personal or borrowed photograph or from a music mag

Also supplied will be a facsimile of the original cover

Jaguar, Power games LP
NEAT1007
Neat
UK

Cover in decent shape in the main but some edge creasing

Disc in shiny shape but has light scuffs

Jaguar, This time LP
RR9851
Roadrunner
UK

with lyric inner sleeve

some ageing spots

Judas Priest, Ram it down Autographed
LP
4611081
CBS
UK

Autographed (x 1) on front cover

top seam small split

with original lyric inner sleeve

Judas Priest, British steel Autographed
LP
84160
CBS
UK

Autographed (x 1) on front cover

original issue

some corner creasing

Judas Priest, Priest....live Autographed
LP
Promotional Issue
C240794
Columbia
USA

2 LP

Autographed (x 1) on front cover

Gatefold cover with gold stamped 'For promotion only..' stamped over the barcode

with original info/credits/artwork inners

Cover very slight wear as is unlaminated

Judas Priest, Killing machine Coloured Vinyl
LP
83135
CBS
UK

Scarce red vinyl issue

with scarce original cover sticker

slight corner wear

Judas Priest, Freewheel burning / Breaking the law (live-San Bernadino 83) / Another thing comin ((live-San Bernadino 83) 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
TA4054
CBS
UK

Autographed (x 1) on front cover

there is some silverpoint smudging on the back cover which has probably rubbed off another cover

Judas Priest, Ten classic tracks: From the forthcoming CD/MC/LP Metal works 73-93 Coloured Vinyl
Insert
LP
Promotional Issue
Special Cover
XPR1896
Columbia
UK

10 track promotional only sampler

with special stickered cover

with press release insert which has reacted to the B label causing some wear on the insert and a deposit on the label

Judas Priest, A touch of evil / Night crawler 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
XPR1615
Columbia
UK

Promotional only issue

Judas Priest, Nightcrawler (album version) / Ripper / Breaking the law (live) / I'm a rocker 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Numbered
Special Cover
6590976
Columbia
UK

Special edition to promote the 'Metal works..' package

Special die-cut stickered numbered cover with red vinyl disc

Amazingly the intricate die-cut 'Nightcrawler' is INTACT!

They are almost always broken somewhere

Judas Priest, A touch of evil (5.50) / Between the hammer and the anvil (4.49) / You've got another thing comin (live-7.53) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Poster
6565896
Columbia
UK

Limited edition 12" which includes '..FREE GIANT POSTER' as the cover sticker tells us

Glossy card picture cover

minor creasing

Judas Priest, The ripper / Never satisfied / Victim of changes 12 Inch
Picture Cover
GULS7112
Gull
UK

issued in 1981 to cash in on Priests' popularity

with thin card picture cover

slight wear but intact

Judas Priest, The collection LP
CCSLP213
Castle Communications
UK

Reissue of 1st 2 Gull Lps in gatefold cover

Judas Priest, You've got another thing comin / Exciter (live) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
CBS2611
CBS
UK

Promotional issue

with paper picture cover

slight creasing

Judas Priest, You've got another thing comin / Exciter (live) 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
CBS2611
CBS
UK

Promotional issue

Judas Priest, Some heads are gonna roll / Green manalishi (with the two pronged crown) 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
A4298
CBS
UK

Promotional issue

Judas Priest, Freewheel burning / Breaking the law (live-SanBernadino 83) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
A4054
CBS
UK

Promotional issue

with glossy thin card picture cover

slight creasing open edge

Last Flight, Dance to the music / I'm ready 7 Inch
Picture Cover
HEAVY5
Heavy Metal
UK

comes with rare paper picture cover

large patch of light staining on back

Scarce item

With large factory made centre-probably all copies were made like this as with HM 4

Magnum, Vigilante Autographed
LP
POLD5198
Polydor
UK

Autographed LP cover back and front

with lyric inner sleeve (EX)

Mama's Boys, Hard n loud (3.50) / Lettin go (4.03) / Power and passion (4.18) 12 Inch
Autographed
Promotional Issue
HIPR24
Jive
UK

3 track promotional sampler

from the LP 'Power and passion'

Comes in slightly discoloured autographed plain white card sleeve

Manowar, Sign of the hammer LP
XID21
10 (TEN)
UK

retains the original shrink-wrap which adheres to the cover

Marillion, B sides themselves LP
EMS1295
EMI
UK

Digitally remastered

Glossy cover

slight sleeve indents top

with original company black lined inner sleeve

Marillion, Misplaced childhood Autographed
LP
MRL2
EMI
UK

Fully autographed on the front of the gatefold cover

slight edge wear

Original issue LP

with original black lined company sleeve

Marillion, Real to reel LP, Autographed
JEST1
EMI
UK Autographed by Fish on the frontwith original lyric inner(EX )slight cover edge wear and minor edge creasing(EX-)
Marillion, Script for a jester's tears Autographed
LP
EMC3429
EMI
UK

Fully autographed on the right inside gatefold right edge/bottom

Original issue LP

Marillion, He knows you know / Charting the single 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
12EMI5362
EMI
UK

Autographed on front by Steve Rothery in goldpoint

Marillion, He knows you know / Charting the single Autographed
LP
Picture Cover
12EMI5362
EMI
UK

Fully autographed on front

tiny sticker blemish

Marillion, Hooks in you (meaty mix) / Hooks in you (7" version) / After me 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
N/A
N/A
UK

Promotional issue

with no label logo or cat # (12MARIL10 in run out)

Marillion, Incommunicado (album version) / Incommunicado (alternative mix) / Going under 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
Test Pressing
N/A
N/A
UK

Test pressing promotional issue (12 MARIL6 in run out)

some disc scuffs

Marillion, Market square heroes (3.45) / Grendel (17.40) 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
12EMI5351
EMI
UK

Autographed by Steve Rothery in goldpoint on front cover

Marillion, Sympathy / Kayleigh (live) 7 Inch
Press Sheet
Promotional Issue (pr)
Sticker
MARIL16
EMI
UK

Pre release issue

with folded press sheet

and release date sticker on back of cover - 11 MAY

Marillion, Market square heroes / Three boats down from the candy 7 Inch
Test Pressing
N/A
N/A
UK

Very scarce Test pressing

red labels

'Marillion' hand written on each label

Light disc scuffs

Matrices: EMI 5351 A DJ-1U-1-1-1 and EMI 5351 B DJ-1U-1-1-1 stamped in run outs

Marillion, Fugazi Autographed
LP
Test Pressing
EMC 2400851
EMI
UK

Very scarce Test pressing purple/green labels

housed in a fully autographed gatefold original 1st pressing (Feb 84) LP cover

Sent out as promotional issues to important reviewers/DJs

Disc has some light scuffs

Marillion, Brief encounter LP
MLP15023
Capitol
USA

Live LP

NOT a cut out

Meatloaf, Dead ringer Autographed
LP
Promotional Issue
EPC83465
Epic
UK

Autographed in biro 'Rock on    Meatloaf' top of front cover

Gold stamped promotional issue(on back)

1st issue glossy cover with black background lyric insert

cover some creasing

Awarded as a prize with accompanying LP (signed by the band)

see other listings

The prize was given out during a radio interview with Meatloaf (probably BRMB) when he was gigging at the NEC in May 1982 on his world tour

The item is accompanied by a sale letter sent to the purchaser

Meatloaf, Dead ringer Autographed
LP
Promotional Issue
EPC83465
Epic
UK

Autographed in biro by 4 band members in biro

including Jim Steinman and Steve Buslowe and Max Weinberg and Roy Bittan on front cover

Awarded as a prize with accompanying LP (signed by Meatloaf)

see other listings

Matt cover with white background lyric insert

The prize was given out during a radio interview with Meatloaf (possibly BRMB) when he was gigging at the NEC in May 1982 on his world tour

The item is accompanied by a sale letter sent to the purchaser

The radio station would have used their original promo LP received in 1981 and then probably picked up another copy for the band to sign separately in 1982

Meatloaf, Not a dry eye in the house (LP version) / I'd lie for you (and that's the truth)-live 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
VSLH1567
Virgin
UK

Juke box issue only

with factory cut large centre

Meatloaf, I'd lie for you (and that's the truth)-Pioneers of the west mix / I'd do anything for love (but I won't do that)-live 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
VSLH1563
Virgin
UK

Juke box issue only

with factory cut large centre

Meatloaf, Midnight at the lost and found (remix) / Fallen angel (remix) / Bat out of hell (live-6.58) / Dead ringer for love (long version-4.21) 7 Inch
Special Cover
A3748
Epic/ Cleveland International
UK

Limited 'Special 4-Track Tour Edition'

2 x 7"

Gatefold picture cover

Cover variant A: semi-glossy

see other listings

Meatloaf, Midnight at the lost and found (remix) / Fallen angel (remix) / Bat out of hell (live-6.58) / Dead ringer for love (long version-4.21) 7 Inch
Special Cover
A3748
Epic/ Cleveland International
UK

Limited 'Special 4-Track Tour Edition'

2 x 7"

Gatefold picture cover

Cover variant B: matt

see other listings

Meatloaf (and others), Paradise by the dashboard light (live) / All wrapped up with no place to go (live) / River deep mountain high (live) LP
Promotional Issue
217
RATW
USA

Special radio show only: Rock around the world which features various artists

1st segment approx 24 minutes belongs to Meatloaf live

followed by Ambrosia, Steppenwolf-John Kay and Gentya Raven

Airdate: October 1-7 1978

Show includes ads and intros etc

Not otherwise available

plain cover

with cue sheet

More, We are the band / Atomic rock 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
K11561T
Atlantic
UK

Glossy thick card picture cover

Autographed on back (x 4) and autographed on the front (x 1)

Cover some edge wear/creasing

Motorhead, Eat the rich (from the film 'Eat the rich) / Cradle to grave 7 Inch
Picture Cover
GWR6
Gwr
UK

glossy card picture cover

corner creasing x 1

Motorhead, Deaf forever / On the road live 7 Inch
Insert
Picture Cover
GWR2
Gwr
UK

thick paper picture cover

includes elusive Motorhead info postcard (M-)

Motorhead, Ace of spades / Ace of spades (CCN remix) 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
7WGAF101
WGAF
UK/Europe

Jukebox only issue

with factory made large centre

Motorhead, Killed by death (edit-3.50) / Under the knife (3.43) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO185
Bronze
UK

with semi-glossy card cover

Motorhead, The train kept a rollin (live) 7 Inch
Coloured
Flexi
007/LYN9661
Flexipop
UK

Freebie given away with Flexipop 007 magazine

Sound quality of flexi discs is not equal to normal vinyl

Blue tinted

Motorhead, Motorhead / City kids 7 Inch
Picture Cover
S13
Chiswick
UK

Super scarce 1st pressing

S13 cat # on label and cover

semi-glossy card picture cover

Intact but some creasing along top edge and slight edge wear

Motorhead, Motorhead / City kids 7 Inch
Picture Cover
NS13
Big Beat
UK

Scarce 1st reissue on Big Beat

Label variant A: black and white label

semi-glossy card cover

Motorhead, Motorhead / City kids 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
NS13
Big Beat
UK

white vinyl

Different label design to 1st reissue

Same picture cover

Motorhead, Motorhead / City kids 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
NS13
Big Beat
UK

pink vinyl

Different label design to 1st reissue

Same picture cover

Motorhead, Motorhead / City kids 7 Inch
Picture Cover
NS13
Big Beat
UK

Label variant 2: Different label design to 1st reissue

see other listings

Same picture cover

Motorhead, Motorhead (live) / Over the top (live) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO124
Bronze
UK

Label variant A: Paper label

see other listings

with paper picture cover

Motorhead, Motorhead (live) / Over the top (live) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO124
Bronze
UK

Label variant B: Moulded plastic silver label

see other listings

with paper picture cover

Motorhead, Motorhead (live) / Over the top (live) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO124
Bronze
UK

Label variant C: Moulded plastic green label

rare variant

see other listings

with paper picture cover

Motorhead, Motorhead (live) / Over the top (live) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO124
Bronze
UK

Label variant D: Moulded plastic blue label

see other listings

with paper picture cover

with factory cut large centre

Disc some scuffs

Motorhead, No class / Like a nightmare 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO78
Bronze
UK

Cover variant L1: Lemmy pic

with unlaminated card picture cover

very minor ring wear

Motorhead, No class / Like a nightmare 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO78
Bronze
UK

Cover variant L2: Lemmy pic with thick paper cover

very very minor wear

see other listings for variant

Label variant B: green moulded plastic

Rare label and cover variants

see other listings for variant

Motorhead, Leavin here / White line fever 7 Inch
Picture Cover
MH001
Skydog
France

with picture cover

damagedsee pics

slight A label damage

NOTE: group name on labels-MOTOR HEAD

Motorhead, Ace of spades / Dirty love 7 Inch
Picture Cover
bro106
Bronze
UK

1st issue

Label variant A: paper label and 4 prong push out centre

paper picture cover

Motorhead, Ace of spades / Dirty love 7 Inch
Picture Cover
bro106
Bronze
UK

Label variant B: moulded plastic green label

paper picture cover

slight creasing

Motorhead, Louie Louie / Tear ya down 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO60
Bronze
UK

with card picture cover

main body of cover EX but some creasing along/near top edge

Motorhead, Iron fist / Remember me when I'm gone 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
BRO146
Bronze
UK

Variant 3: blue vinyl

The hardest variant to find

with paper picture cover

Motorhead, Killed by death (edited-3.50) / Under the knife (3.43) 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO184
Bronze
UK

Scarce 7"

Label variant A: moulded plastic silver labels

with semi-glossy card picture cover

ring wear and slight edge/corner wear

Bottom right small crease and wear

Motorhead and Girlschool, St Valentine's day massacre : Please don't touch / Emergency 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO116
Bronze
UK

Label variant B: moulded plastic geen label

with paper picture cover

slight creasing along top {open} edge

Mythra, Death and destiny / Killer / Overlord / UFO 12 Inch
LAMP2
Street Beat
UK

Reissue of original 7" on 12" format to accommodate all 4 tracks

The 7" reissue does not feature 'Overlord'

Mythra, Death and destiny / Killer / Overlord / UFO 12 Inch
LAMP2
Street Beat
UK

Reissue of original 7" on 12" format to accommodate all 4 tracks

The 7" reissue does not feature 'Overlord'

Mythra, Death and destiny / Killer / Overlord / UFO 7 Inch
GRMA016
Guardian
UK

Scarce 1st issue

with 4 tracks

Number stamped on both labels just outside the inner circle {A520713}

Slight manufacturing label wear on A label

Plays at 33rpm

Mythra, Death and destiny / Killer / Overlord / UFO 7 Inch
GRMA016
Guardian
UK

Scarce 1st issue

with 4 tracks

Number stamped on both labels just outside the inner circle {A520713}

Slight label wear on labels

Plays at 33rpm

Nightwing, Treading water / Call your name / Barrel of pain 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
GULS7512
Gull
UK

Red vinyl disc

Paper picture cover

nice copy

hard to find good cover due to the incomprehensible use of thickish paper instead of card!

Nightwing, Treading water / Call your name 7 Inch
Picture Cover
GULS75
Gull
UK

paper picture cover

corner creasing x 1

No Sweat, Heart and soul / Diamond rough / Walk on by 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
LONX274
London
UK

Autographed Picture cover (x 5)

No Sweat, Heart and soul / Diamond rough / Walk on by 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
LONX274
London
UK

Autographed Picture cover (x 4)

No Sweat, No Sweat Autographed
LP
8282061
London
UK

Fully autographed glossy card LP cover

some wear along top edge and along top of back cover

with lyric/pic inner sleeve(M-)

Osbourne, Ozzy No more tears LP
EPC4678591
Epic
UK

Scarce vinyl edition

Cover 4 cm split top edge and some edge wear

Osbourne, Ozzy Bark at the moon Autographed
LP
EPC25739
Epic
UK

Autographed

Cover has 4 pinholes where it has been attached to a surface

Osbourne, Ozzy So tired / Waiting for darkness / Bark at the moon (live) / Suicide solution (live) / Paranoid (live) 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
WA4452
Epic
UK

Very limited gold vinyl issue

Comes in clear PVC sleeve

Osbourne, Ozzy So tired / Waiting for darkness / Bark at the moon (live) / Suicide solution (live) / Paranoid (live) 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
WA4452
Epic
UK

Very limited gold vinyl issue

Some mottling caused by various shades of gold (common)

Comes in clear PVC sleeve

Osbourne, Ozzy So tired / Waiting for darkness / Bark at the moon (live) / Suicide solution (live) / Paranoid (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
TA4452
Epic
UK

with semi-glossy thin card picture cover

Osbourne, Ozzy So tired / Waiting for darkness / Bark at the moon (live) / Suicide solution (live) / Paranoid (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
TA4452
Epic
UK

with semi-glossy thin card picture cover

slight creasing

Osbourne, Ozzy Miracle man (3.44) / The liar (4.29) / Crazy babies (4.13) 12 Inch
Poster Cover
6530638
Epic
UK

Outer cover folds out into a poster

with cover sticker

very limited

Osbourne, Ozzy Mama I'm coming home (4.12) / Don't blame me (5.00) / Time after time (4.20) / Goodbye to romance (5.35) 12 Inch
Poster Cover
6576178
Epic
UK

Outer cover folds out into a poster

light ring wear on back/front outer sections (which do not make up the main poster pic)

Osbourne, Ozzy Mama I'm coming home (4.12) / Don't blame me (5.00) / Time after time (4.20) / Goodbye to romance (5.35) 12 Inch
Poster Cover
6576178
Epic
UK

Outer cover folds out into a poster

slight ring wear on back/front outer sections (which do not make up the main poster pic)small creasing near edges

Osbourne, Ozzy Mama I'm coming home (4.12) / Don't blame me (5.00) / Time after time (4.20) / Goodbye to romance (5.35) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
6576178
Epic
Holland

with glossy card LP style printed spine picture cover

very slight edge wear

Osbourne, Ozzy Back to Ozz : The ultimate sin (3.44) / Bark at the moon (4.14) / Mr Crowley (5.03) / Diary of a madman (6.12) 12 Inch
Insert
Picture Cover
6528756
Epic
UK

Oddball retrospective issue

glossy thin card picture cover

includes 'Family Tree' folded insert (M-)

a fascinating read in its own right!

Osbourne, Ozzy Back to Ozz : The ultimate sin (3.44) / Bark at the moon (4.14) / Mr Crowley (5.03) / Diary of a madman (6.12) 12 Inch
Insert
Picture Cover
6528756
Epic
UK

Oddball retrospective issue

glossy thin card picture cover

includes 'Family Tree' folded insert (M-)

a fascinating read in its own right!

Osbourne, Ozzy Randy Rhoads tribute: Crazy train (5.12-live) / Crazy train (4.48) / I don't know (5.43) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
6509436
Epic
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

very nice but slight creasing on right edge

Osbourne, Ozzy Randy Rhoads tribute: Crazy train (5.12-live) / Crazy train (4.48) / I don't know (5.43) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
6509436
Epic
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

corner crease and small surface tear

Osbourne, Ozzy The ultimate sin / Lightning strikes 7 Inch
Patch
Picture Cover
EPC7311
Epic
UK

Limited edition which includes a sew-on patch

glossy card picture cover

with large seal over cover sticker (opened)

Osbourne, Ozzy So tired / Bark at the moon (live) 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
DA4452
Epic
UK

Promotional issue

Osbourne, Ozzy Shot in the dark / Rock n roll rebel 7 Inch
Autographed
Numbered
Picture Cover
A6859
Epic
UK

Very limited edition with numbered insert signed by Ozzy {JAN 86}

comes inside a specially stickered picture cover

The sticker originally sealed the opening

Osbourne, Ozzy So tired / Bark at the moon (live) / Waiting for darkness / Paranoid (live) 7 Inch
Special Cover
DA4452
Epic
UK

Limited double pack

2 x 7" in special gatefold glossy card picture cover

Osbourne, Ozzy Bark at the moon / One up the B side 7 Inch
Picture Cover
A3915
Epic
UK

Original 'voucher' cover 1st issue

with glossy card picture cover

very small corner crease x 1

Very limited

Osbourne Blizzard of Ozz , Ozzy Mr Crowley (live) / You said it all/Suicide solution (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
JET12003
Jet
UK

with card picture cover

retains its shrink-wrap

Osbourne Blizzard of Ozz, Ozzy Mr Crowley (live) / You said it all 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
JET7003
Jet
UK

Scarce promotional issue

with paper picture cover

Osbourne Blizzard of Ozz , Ozzy Crazy train / You looking at me looking at you 7 Inch
Picture Cover
JET197
Jet
UK

with paper picture cover

Nice copy

Osbourne Blizzard of Ozz, Ozzy Mr Crowley (live) / You said it all 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
JET7003
Jet
UK

with paper picture cover

creased corner

wiriting on B label

small crack beginning of disc

Panza Division, We'll rock the world / Standing on the outside 7 Inch
Picture Cover
PTO1
N/A
UK

Private pressing

with thick paper picture cover

Poison, Talk dirty to me / Want some need some / Poison interview 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
12KUT125
Music For Nations
UK

Autographed (x 2)

LP syle printed spine glossy picture cover

 

Poison, Cry tough / Look what the cat dragged in / Cry tough (US remix) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
12KUT127
Music For Nations
UK

White label promotional issue

Poison, Look what the cat dragged in Autographed
LP
MFN69
Music For Nations
UK

Autographed (x 2) front cover

3 cm top seam split(

Poison, Open up and say...aah! LP
EST2059
Capitol
UK

1st issue with uncensored front cover

with shrink-wrap (opened)

NOTE: the wrap has slightly 'pulled' the cover at the top

with lyric inner sleeve (M-)

Poison, Open up and say...aah! Cards
Coloured Vinyl
LP
LIB5200
Liberation
Australia

Limited 'Australian tour' edition

in translucent green vinyl

with 'swap' cards

4 different small colour card pics of band members (M-)

#'s 9.10.11.12

see other listings for other cards

back cover has import sticker

with lyric inner sleeve (M-)

Poison, Open up and say...aah! Cards
Coloured Vinyl
LP
LIB5200
Liberation
Australia

Limited 'Australian tour' edition

in translucent green vinyl

with 'swap' cards-4 different small colour card pics of band members (M-)

#'s: 1,2,3,4

see other listings for different cards

LP cover is damaged around edges(G) and has some discolouring marks but main body is EX-

with original lyric inner sleeve

slight damage to one edge

Poison, Cry tough / Looked what the cat dragged in 7 Inch
Poster Cover
PBKUT127
Music For Nations
UK

Limited edition

with folded poster cover

Poison, So tell me why / Unskinny bop (live) / Ride the wind (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
12CLDJ640
Capitol
UK

Promotional issue

in promotional only thin card glossy cover

Poison, So tell me why / Unskinny bop (live) / Ride the wind (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
12CLDJ640
Capitol
UK

Promotional issue in promotional only thin card glossy cover

slight cockling

Poison, Unskinny bop (3.47) / Valley of the lost souls (5.37) / Poor boy blues (5.19) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
12CLDJ582
Capitol
UK

Promotional issue

Praying Mantis, Cheated EP: Cheated / Thirty pieces of silver / Flirting with suicide (live) / Panic in the streets (live) 7 Inch
Special Cover
ARIST378
Arista
UK

2 x 7"

Gatefold paper picture cover

some light creasing

Praying Mantis, The Soundhouse Tapes vol 2: Captured city / Johnny cool 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
HAR5201
Ripper
UK

Promotional issue

Assigned a Harvest label cat # by EMI who pressed the disc

Praying Mantis, All day and all of the night / Beads of ebony 7 Inch
Picture Cover
ARIST378
Arista
UK

with paper picture cover

ring wear on back and small sticker tear on front

Quartz, Nantucket sleighride (theme from 'Weekend world' / Wildfire 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
DAN1
Reddingtons Rare Records
UK

One of a few variants

see other listings

Blue vinyl

with glossy thin card picture cover

corner crease

Side 2 of disc EX

Side 1 has some scuffs and light marks

Quartz, Quartz LP
UAG30081
Jet
UK

Superb copy

with original card lyric inner(EX+)

glossy cover

Quartz, Satan's serenade / Bloody fool / Roll over Beethoven (live) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
GO(T)387
Logo
UK

Glossy thick card picture cover

Quartz, Nantucket sleighride /Wildfire 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Dan1
Reddingtons (RRR)
UK

with glossy card picture cover

Label variant : pink

Quartz, Nantucket sleighride /Wildfire 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Dan1
Reddingtons (RRR)
UK

with glossy card picture cover

Label variant : orange/red

Quireboys, Seven o'clock / Pretty girls / How do you feel 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
Poster
12R6230
Parlophone
UK

Autographed Picture cover

with double sided large poster(EX+)

Quireboys, Mayfair / Misled / Man on the loose 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
SUR12043
Survival
UK

Autographed LP style printed spine Picture cover (x 3)

Quireboys, Hey you / Sex party / Hoochie coochie man (live) 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
Poster
12RP6241
Parlophone
UK

Fully autographed LP style printed spine Picture cover

with double sided large poster(EX+)

Quireboys, Seven o'clock / Pretty girls / How do you feel 12 Inch
Autographed
Numbered
Promotional Issue
Special Cover
N/A
Parlophone
UK

Fully autographed Special cover

Plain cover with numbered sticker

Top right corner creased

Some light marks on back

Matrix: 12R6230 A-1-1-1 and B-1-1-1

Quireboys, There she goes / How do ya feel / Sex party 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
SURT46
Survival
UK

Fully autographed glossy card LP style printed spine picture cover

small top seam split

slight wear on bottom seam

slight corner creasing

Raven, Don't need your money / Wiped out 7 Inch
Picture Cover
NEAT06
Neat
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

slight edge creasing

Cover variant A: black background and black clothing on the boys

see other listings

Raven, Break the chain / The ballad of Marshall Stack 7 Inch
Picture Cover
NEAT28
Neat
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

some edge creasing

Raven, Crash bang wallop / Rock hard / Run them down / Firepower 12 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Picture Cover
NEAT15
Neat
UK

Marbled purple vinyl

glossy LP style printed spine card picture cover

some edge creasing

Raven, Live at the inferno LP
Special Cover
NEAT1020
Neat
UK

2 LP

Gatefold cover

some edge creasing

Raven, Wiped out LP
NEAT1004
Neat
UK

with scarce lyric insert

cover some edge creasing and small writing indent

Raven, Don't need your money / Wiped out 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Neat06
Neat
UK

with glossy card picture cover

Cover variant B: grey background and grey clothing on the boys

see other listings

Cover has small piece missing where a RETARD has adapted it

Raven, Don't need your money / Wiped out 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Neat06
Neat
UK

with glossy card picture cover

Cover variant A2: black background and black clothing With white spine

see other listings

long crease down open edge otherwise very nice

Raw Deal, Lonewolf / Take the sky 7 Inch
NEAT12
Neat
UK
Rush, Roll the bones / Face up / Dreamline 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
SAM869
Atlantic
UK

Scarce promotional issue

with press release sheet

stained

Rush, Roll the bones LP
WX436
Atlantic
UK

Scarce vinyl edition

Glossy cover

slight edge creasing

with original lyric inner

Rush, Roll the bones / Show don't tell 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue (pr)
A7524
Atlantic
UK

Pre release review copy with 'Promotional copy only..' small sticker on back cover

Rush, The big money / Territories / Closer to the heart / The spirit of radio 7 Inch
Special Cover
RUSHD12
Vertigo
UK

Special limited 2 x 7" in glossy card gatefold cover

each 7" is housed in a die-cut thin card inner sleeve

Cover has large cover sticker

Sambora, Richie Stranger in this town LP
8488951
Mercury
UK
Samson, Mr rock and roll / Primrose shuffle 7 Inch
LAS6
Laser
UK

includes Bruce Dickinson-Guitar, Vocals, Harmonica

No pic issued

Saracen, Heroes Saints and Fools Autographed
LP
MPRGR 492
Nucleus
UK

Fully autographed on back under each members respective pic

Glossy cover

Satanic Rites, Hit and run / Live to ride 7 Inch
HEAVY8
Heavy Metal
UK
Savage, Loose n lethal LP
EBON12
Ebony
UK

Cover some spine edge creasing

Schenker Group, Michael Assault attack Autographed
Insert
LP
CHR1393
Chrysalis
UK

Autographed in biro on front cover

slight edge wear

with scarce MSG merchandising insert (M-)

Schenker Group, Michael (MSG) Anytime (LP version) / What we need / Anytime (single edit) 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
12EM127
EMI
UK

Promotional issue

Schenker Group, Michael (MSG) Dancer / Girl from uptown 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
Test Pressing
CHS 12 2636
Chrysalis
UK

Scarce Test pressing promotional issue

with hand written titles (in pencil) on A label

Schenker Group, Michael Dancer / Girl from uptown 7 Inch
Picture Insert
WWS17282
Chrysalis
Japan

Nice original japanese issue

picture/lyric insert

with original Toshiba/EMI inner sleeve

Schenker Group, Michael Armed and ready / Bijou pleasurette 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Patch
Picture Cover
CHS2455
Chrysalis
UK

NIce limited edition with not only a clear vinyl disc but also shrink-wrapped with a sew-on patch(opened)

Schenker Group, Michael Dancer (3.45) / Girl from uptown (5.22) 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
CHSDJ2636
Chrysalis
UK

Promotional only

specially edited for radio play on A side

Schenker Group, Michael Armed and ready / Bijou pleasurette 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
Patch
CHS2455
Chrysalis
UK

Limited clear vinyl disc

includes sew-on patch

glossy card picture cover

Schenker Group, Michael Cry for the nations / Into the arena (live) 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
CHS2471
Chrysalis
UK

Limited clear vinyl disc

glossy card picture cover

with special 'flashed' cornerl

ight creasing along top {open} edge(EX)

Schenker Group, Michael Ready to rock / Attack of the mad axeman 7 Inch
Coloured Vinyl
CHS2541
Chrysalis
UK

Limited clear vinyl disc

glossy card picture cover

light creasing along top {open} edge

Shogun, High in the sky / When the lights go down 7 Inch
Picture Cover
ATA913
Attack
UK

with paper picture cover(EX)

Silverwing, Alive and kicking LP
BULP1
Bullet
France

Laminated cover

Sledgehammer, Sledgehammer / Feel good 7 Inch
SRT/79/CUS395
Slammer
UK

1st issue

Privately pressed

Only issued in plain paper sleeve

see other listings for variants

Sledgehammer, Sledgehammer / Feel good 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Round 2
Valiant
UK

1st issue of repress on Valiant without the overstickered cat #

see other listings

with paper picture cover

some creasing/wear on top {open} edge

Sledgehammer, Sledgehammer / Feel good 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Round 2
Valiant
UK

1st issue of repress on Valiant without the overstickered cat #

see other listings

with paper picture cover

some creasing/wear and odd light marks

Soldier, Sheralee / Force 7 Inch
Insert
Postcard
HEAVY12
Heavy Metal
UK

Comes with 'Soldier' colour postcard

also with folded Neat Records Merchandising leaflet

Spider, College luv / Born to be wild (live) 7 Inch
Alien16
Alien
UK
Stampede, The official bootleg LP
Rock1
Polydor/TMQ
UK

Cover slight edge wear

Stampede, The official bootleg LP
ROCK1
Polydor
UK

EX

Steinman, Jim Lost boys and golden girls / Left in the dark 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
EPCA1561
Epic
UK

Promotional issue

Steinman, Jim Dance in my pants (short version-4.58) / Dance in my pants (long version-5.58) 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
EPCA1707
Cleveland International
UK

Promotional only issue

Stumpus Maximus and the Good Ol Boys, Release me / Rock of ages (live-Def Leppard) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
LEPDK6
Bludgeon Riffola
UK

Promotional only

In promotional only glossy thin card picture cover

A side = Def Leppard backing Malvin Mortimer

Torme, Bernie I can't control myself / Black Sunday 7 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
RA1
Zebra
UK

Autographed glossy cover

slight edge wear and slight wear on back

Musicians include the original Def Leppard drummer-Frank Noon

Trace, Birds LP
Special Cover
6413080
Philips
Holland

Special die-cut cover

with special insert which completes the front cover artwork

discoloured patch on back cover

2 different pics-one is a cartoon strip

Includes Ian Mosley

Trespass, One of these days / Bloody moon 7 Inch
CASE1
Trian
UK
Turbo, Charged for...glory / Race for the dawn (midnight mover) 7 Inch
SRTS82CUS 1261
N/A
UK

Issued only in a plain white sleeve

Twisted Ace, Firebird / I won't surrender 7 Inch
HEAVY9
Heavy Metal
UK

disc various light scuffsplays ok

Twisted Sister, We're not gonna take it / The kids are back (live) / You can't stop rock n roll (live) / We're not gonna take it (live) 12 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
A9657T
Atlantic
UK

Fully autographed on the front cover

glossy thin card picture cover

Twisted Sister, I wanna rock / Burn in hell S.M.F. 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Poster
A9634T
Atlantic
UK

Stickered picture cover

small sticker damage

with folded poster (EX+)

Twisted Sister, I wanna rock / Burn in hell S.M.F. 12 Inch
Picture Cover
Poster
A9634T
Atlantic
UK

Stickered picture cover

but has some wear/damage bottom left corner

some staining inside the cover

with ex-display folded poster (EX)

with some 'tack marks'

Twisted Sister, I am (I'm me) / We're not gonna take it / I wanna rock / The kids are back 12 Inch
Promotional Issue
SAM990
Atlantic
UK

4 track promotional only sampler to promote the 'Big hits and nasty cuts' compilation LP

Tygers of Pan Tang, Rock n roll man 7 Inch
Autographed
Picture Cover
MCA612
Mca
UK

Autographed (x 1) picture cover

Tygers of Pan Tang, Paris by air / Love's a lie 7 Inch
Earring
Picture Cover
MCA790
Mca
UK

Scarce copy WITH the Earring in its container still affixed to the cover

Tysondog, Crimes of insanity LP
NEAT1036
Neat
UK

Glossy cover some edge creasing some writing indents

with lyric inner (EX+)

Tysondog, Skools out / Don't let the bastards (grind you down) / Back to the bullet 12 Inch
Picture Cover
NEAT5612
Neat
UK

Glossy picture cover

Tytan, Blind men and fools / Ballad of Edward Case / Sad man 12 Inch
Picture Cover
KAMA6
Kamaflage
UK

with thin paper picture cover

therefore some creasing

UFO, Obsession Biography
LP
Test Pressing
Work Sheet
CDL1182
Chrysalis
UK

Scarce UK Test pressing

which has the work sheet amending the cat # from CHR 1182 to CDL 1182

The matrix in the run out has the original CHR 1182 A 1 and CHR 1182 B 2 matrices

and the item is accompanied by a 3 page official Chrysalis biography

Vardis, Promo EP: Police patrol / All you'll ever need / Power under foot / Moneygrabber 12 Inch
Special Cover
N/A
N/A
UK

with hand stamped on plain white card cover

some discolouring and wear

Vardis, The lion's share LP
RAZ3
Razor
UK

glossy cover

some edge creasing and small writing indent

Vardis, To be with you / Gary Glitter part 1 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Promotional Issue
GO408
Logo
UK

with 'A Clive Crawley Promotion' blue/white sticker on one label

with paper picture cover

Vardis, If I were king / Out of the way 7 Inch
HM: C QUEL 2 / 100
Castle
UK
Vardis, 100 MPH LP
MOGO4012
Logo
UK

semi-glossy cover

slight creasing

small writing indent

original 'Special low price' cover sticker

Various Artists , The heavy metal DJ album (AC~DC/LED ZEPPELIN/DEEP PURPLE/SAXON/VAN HALEN/GAMMA) LP
Promotional Issue
PS171
Warner Bros/Pioneer
Japan

Promotional only sampler to promote the featured bands new LP:

SIDE 1 -1.LED ZEPPELIN Black Dog, 2.VAN HALEN You Really Got Me, 3.AC/DC You Shook Me All Night Long, 4.SAXON 747, 5.GAMMA Four Horsemen, 6.DEEP PURPLE Burn

SIDE 2 - 1.DEEP PURPLE Black Night, 2.VAN HALEN Rock 'N' Roll Baby, 3.AC/DC Back In Black, 4.SAXON Mortorcyle Man, 5.GAMMA Meanstreak, 6.LED ZEPPELIN Whole Lotta Love

Various Artists , Wild dogs (Wildfire) / Quartz (Back in the band) / Red skies (White spirit) / Baby Jane (Baby Jane) 12 Inch
Picture Cover
12EMI5074
EMI
UK

Continuing the Heavy Metal series started with Metal for muthas

2 tracks not otherwise available (Wildfire and Baby Jane)

Superb condition with a tiny dink at bottom edge back cover

Various Artists , Metal explosion (Samson/Praying Mantis/Trespass/Taurus/More/Money/Gillan/Angel Witch) LP
Press Sheet
Promotional Issue (pr)
REH397
BBC
UK

Sessions from the Friday NIght Rock Show

Not otherwise available

with some very obscure NWOBHM acts such as Taurus, Trespass and More

Pre release copy which includes a BBC Records Press release

Various Artists , Steel crazy (Rods/Twisted Sister/Stampede/Starfighters/Anvil/Brian Johnson-Geordie/Praying Mantis/Krokus/Lautrec/Girlschool) LP
AABT200
Abstract
France

Laminated cover

Includes rare Lautrec track and others

Various Artists , Brute Force (Diamond Head/Fist/Raven/Prowler/Sledgehammer/Colin Towns/Mick Underwood/White Spirit/Quartz/Xero/Cryer/May West) LP
MCF3074
Mca
UK

Crammed with obscure NWOBHM tracks including some otherwise not available, not issued in UK or obscure B sides

Back cover has small pics of each band and a brief write up

Invaluable to NWOBHM historians/collectors

Whatever happpened to May West, Prowler and Cryer ?

Colin Towns of course became a very successful composer (TV themes etc)

Xero disappeared to 're-emerge' when an Iron Maiden connection was found

cover some edge wear

Venom, Warhead / Lady lust 7 Inch
Picture Cover
NEAT38
Neat
UK

Scarce copy

Mantas cover

glossy thin card picture cover featuring 1 of 3 variants

Venom, Manitou / Women 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Neat43
Neat
UK

with glossy card picture cover

some creasing

very small corner crease-right bottom

long light corner crease-bottom left

Venom, Manitou / Women 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Neat43
Neat
UK

with glossy card picture cover

minor creasing and a few very light marks

Venom, Nightmare / Satanachrist 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Neat47
Neat
UK

with glossy card picture cover

Lovely copy ! Unusual !!

Venom, Nightmare / Satanachrist 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Neat47
Neat
UK

with glossy card picture cover

Superb unplayed copy ! Unusual !!

Warfare, Noise filth and fury EP: Burn the king's road / (The new age of total warfare) Noise filth and fury 7 Inch
Picture Cover
NEAT41
Neat
UK

with glossy thin card picture cover

Warfare, Pure filth LP
NEAT1021
Neat
UK

glossy cover

small sticker damage top right

slight edge creasing

Wildfire, Jerusalem / Fight fire with fire 7 Inch
Picture Cover
GUTS8405
Mausoleum
Belgium

with paper picture cover

corner crease

Witchfinder General, Music / Last chance 7 Inch
Picture Cover
HEAVY21
Heavy Metal
UK

with paper picture cover

Witchfinder General, Friends of hell Coloured Vinyl
LP
HMRSD13
Heavy Metal
UK

Scarce 'Mirror' vinyl issue

Comes in clear PVC cover

Witchfynde, Give em hell / Gettin heavy 7 Inch
Picture Cover
ROUND 1
Rondelet
UK

with paper picture cover

Witchfynde, Stage fright LP
ABOUT2
Rondelet
UK

Textured sem-glossy LP cover

light large sticker mark

slight edge wear/creasing

with original lyric inner sleeve (EX+)

Witchfynde, Give em hell / Gettin heavy 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Round1
Round
UK

with card picture cover

Nice original 1st issue on Round Records

Witchfynde, Give em hell / Gettin heavy 7 Inch
Picture Cover
Round1
Round
UK

with card picture cover

minor creasing

original 1st issue on Round Records

Witchfynde, Give em hell / Gettin heavy 7 Inch
Picture Cover
ROUND1
Rondelet
UK

with semi-glossy thick card picture cover

slight corner creasing (x 1)

Wraith, Lonely / Rock 7 Inch
Picture Cover
SSCT1
PMP
UK

with glossy card picture cover

Rare private pressing

Young and Moody, All the good friends / Playing your game 7 Inch
Picture Cover
JC3
Fabulous
UK

with paper picture cover

A side produced by Francis Rossi

B side produced by Roger Glover

Young and Moody, Chicago blue / Warm winds 7 Inch
Promotional Issue
MAG87
Magnet
UK

Promotional issue

Release date: 25-3-77

Both sides produced by Roger Glover

with Magnet company sleeve

Young and Moody Band, The Don't do that / How can I help you tonight 7 Inch
Picture Cover
BRO130
Bronze
UK

with card picture cover

with Lemmy on Bass

Cover back has pic of band which includes a pic of Lemmy (cuddling a Nolan Sister!)