Band of Gypsys

  

The page includes all vinyl releases with this band line up of Hendrix, Cox and Miles.


* Note that with Polydor releases some stamper detail is expressed as:
> = an upside down triangle in all stamped matrix detail for the Track Records and Polydor Records pressings.
% = a diamond

^ = a triangle


  

This title can also be found in box sets which can be found in the Studio section.

Band ofGypsys

Side picture: Shows Capitols promotional poster for the initial release.

  

TRACK RECORDS 2406 002
 

PUPPET COVER
 

A: 2406002 AV1 11
 

B: 2406 002 B=1 11
 

MACHINE STAMPED
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TRACK RECORDS 2406 002 SUPER
 

A: 2406002 AV1 111111
 

B: 2406002 B=1 1111
 

MACHINE STAMPED
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POLYDOR 2480 005 SUPER
 

A: 2406002 AV1 11 112 10
 

B: 2406002 B=1 1133
 

MACHINE STAMPED
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BARCLAY 0920.221
 

A: BLY 920221 A GP
 

B: BLY 920221 B
 

MACHINE STAMPED
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CAPITOL STAO-472
 

GREEN LABEL
 

A: STAO-1-472-Z-10 [STERLING STAMPED] RL
 

B: STAO-2-472-B Z8 [STERLING STAMPED] RL
 

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EXPERIENCE HENDRIX / CLASSIC RECORDS / CAPITOL

RELEASED 1997
 

NUMBERED ISSUE **** / 180GRAM VINYL
 

A: ST-472-A1 EK [STERLING STAMPED] GM
 

B: ST-472-B2EK [STERLING STAMPED] GM
 

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EXPERIENCE HENDRIX / CLASSIC RECORDS / CAPITOL

RELEASED 1997
 

200GRAM QUIEX SV-P VINYL
 

A: ST-472-A1 EK [STERLING STAMPED] GM
 

B: ST-472-B2 EK [STERLING STAMPED] GM
 

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EXPERIENCE HENDRIX / CLASSIC RECORDS / CAPITOL
 

CLARITY VINYL 200GRM UNRELEASED. 

NOT A TEST PRESSING, NOT FROM THE NUMBERED SET OF 25. MOST LIKELY A PROMO PRESSING.
 

A: ST-472- A1 EK [STERLING STAMPED]gm
 

B: ST-472- B1 EK [STERLING STAMPED]gm
 

HAND ETCHED

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EXPERIENCE HENDRIX / SONY LEGACY 88697623991 / MOVLP080
 

180 GRM EU 2010 PRESSING WITH BOOKLET. AUTHORISED FAMILY STICKER
 

A: 86031 1A MOVLP 080
 

B: 86031 1B MOVLP 080
 

MACHINE STAMPED

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THIS TEST PRESSING HAS A PLAIN WHITE CARD COVER WITH HAND WRITTEN, "MCA-11607 NEW TEST" AND NO DETAIL WHITE LABEL.


A: MCA.12829-2 [STERLING STAMPED]


B: MCA.12830-2 [STERLING STAMPED]


HAND ETCHED



  

Picture run through: Track Records “Puppet” cover and the replacement “IOW” gatefold cover and relevant label’s. Polydor cover and label, Barclay cover and label. The US Capitol, here showing the green label [RL cut] along with the gatefold cover. Classic Records 180 grm pressing front / rear cover [same inner as the Capitol] and the booklet. The Classic 200 grm shows the cover and label, this did not have a booklet. The unissued Clarity vinyl from Classic records. Music On Vinyl [MOV] pressing showing cover, label and booklet.

  

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Band of Gypsys reprise!

Additional Information

These following pair are Band Of Gypsys 2. They contain the same matrix DW detail but have different colour labels. The symbol pre the G in the DW on both copies shown here as ? equates to Artisan Sound Recorders Pasadena Hollywood Chatsworth CA. Released 1986.


CAPITOL SJ-12416  


BLACK LABEL RIM IS MULTI COLOUR  


A: SJ-1-12416-Z2-RI  ?G O [B-25070-Z2 SCRATCHED OUT] ^ 14004 [SOME SCRATCHED OUT 


DETAIL INCLUDING I-I] 0-I AL-SP B-25241-REI-Z2 

 

B: SJ-2-12416-Z2-REI ?G [O OR Q] [B-25071-Z2 SCRATCHED OUT] ^ 14004-X [REVERSED D-]SMI-I 


AL-SP AL-SP B-23242-REI-Z2  


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CAPITOL SJ-12416  


PURPLE LABEL 

 

A: SJ-1-12416-Z2-REI ?G O [B-25070-Z2 SCRATCHED OUT] ^ 14004 [SOME SCRATCHED OUT


 DETAIL INCLUDING I-I] 0-I AL-SP B-25241-REI-Z2  


B: SJ-2-12416-Z2-REI ?G [O OR Q] [B-25071-Z2 SCRATCHED OUT] ^ 14004-X [REVERSED D-]SMI-I 


AL-SP AL-SP B-23242-REI-Z2  


HAND ETCHED

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Site Content

Side picture: Shows a promotional poster for the 2CD issue of this album from MCA / Universal.


LIVE AT THE FILLMORE EAST MCA3-11931

  

NUMBERED ISSUE **** 

 

RELEASED 1999 

 

A: MCA-13371-2 [STERLING STAMPED] 

 

B: MCA-13370 2 [STERLING STAMPED]

  

C: MCA-13372 [STERLING STAMPED]

  

D: MCA-1337[4 OVER 3] ALL SCRATCHED OUT MCA 13373 [STERLING STAMPED]

  

E: MCA-13374[STERLING STAMPED]

  

F: MCA-13375 [STERLING STAMPED] 

 

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MACHINE GUN JIMI HENDRIX THE FILLMORE EAST FIRST SHOW 12/31/69 SONY LEGACY / EXPERIENCE HENDRIX 88985354171

  

RELEASED SEPTEMBER 2016 EU COPY.


IMPORTANT TO NOTE: While the pressing carries BG in the dead wax, this does not and is not intended to signify that it is a Bernie Grundman cut, direct or otherwise! In this instance it simply signifies the format [B = Vinyl] and year [G = 2016] as per Optimal's coding. Please see Mastering Engineer's page for fuller detail on this.

  

A: 88985354171 BG42728-01 A1 MK

  

B: 88985354171 BG42728-01 B1 MK

  

C: 88985354171 BG42728-02 C1 MK

  

D: 88985354171 BG42728-02 D1 MK

 

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MACHINE GUN JIMI HENDRIX THE FILLMORE EAST FIRST SHOW 12/31/69 SONY LEGACY / EXPERIENCE HENDRIX 88985354171  


RELEASED SEPTEMBER 2016. NUMBERED ISSUE **** US COPY

  

A: 88985354171 A BG

  

B: 88985354171 B BG

  

C: 88985354171 C BG

  

D: 88985354171 D BG 


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Picture run through: The Fillmore set triple LP came in an expanded gatefold sleeve, shown along with label and booklet. The EU version of the Machine Gun release showing front, inner gatefold cover, label and one page from the booklet that highlights the logo differences between this and the following US version of this title. US version showing front / rear cover, label and full booklet.

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