Eclipsed

(GLC/Ruthless Rhymes/Dessie Records)

S1: BREATHE/ON THE RUN/TIME/BREATHE (REPRISE)/THE GREAT GIG IN THE SKY
S2: MONEY/US AND THEM/ANY COLOUR YOU LIKE/BRAIN DAMAGE/ ECLIPSE
S3: FAT OLD SUN/ONE OF THESE DAYS
S4: ECHOES

SQ: EXCELLENT STEREO

SOURCE: DISC ONE - RAINBOW THEATRE LONDON 20-02-1972 DISC TWO - BBC PARIS THEATRE LONDON 30-09-1971.

COMMENTS: AMERICAN BOOTLEG IN PLAIN COVER WITH INSERT. RE-PRESSED MANY TIMES IN SEVERAL VARIATIONS AS DETAILED BELOW.

FIRST PRESSING: (SHOWN ABOVE) MATRIX NUMBER 404 A/D. PRESSED IN 1974 THE FIRST PRESSING HAD A SIMPLE SIDE NUMBER PRINTED ON A WHITE LABEL WITH A LARGE 2 COLOUR INSERT. PRODUCED BY THE GLC (GREAT LIVE CONCERTS) LABEL WITH COVER ART BY CONCERT POSTER ARTIST LES CONKLIN.

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SECOND PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER 404 A/D. FIRST RUTHLESS RHYMES PRESSING ON BLUE AND GEEN VINYL. NO RUBBER STAMP ON THE INSERT. 100 COPIES PRESSED. CIRCA. 1978.

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THIRD PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER 404 A/D. SECOND RUTHLESS RHYMES PRESSING ON BLUE AND ORANGE VINYL CIRCA. 1978. 'COLLECTORS EDITION COLORED VINYL' RUBBER STAMP ON THE INSERT. 200 COPIES PRESSED.

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FOURTH PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER 404 A/D. THIRD RUTHLESS RHYMES PRESSING ON BLACK VINYL CIRCA 1979.

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FIFTH PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER 404 A/D. ANOTHER BLACK VINYL PRESSING FROM THE '404' PLATES. THIS TIME WITH PRINTED YELLOW LABELS. CIRCA. 1979.

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SIXTH PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER 404 A/D. SAME AS FOURTH PRESSING BUT WITH SLIPPED DISC LABELS. THE PLAIN WHITE AND GREEN LABELS WERE PRODUCED WITH THIS OR THE FOURTH OR FIFTH PRESSING. CIRCA 1979/80.

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SEVENTH PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER 404 A/D. BLACK VINYL PRESSING WITH 'RARING RECORDS' LABELS. CIRCA 1980. THE SECOND DISC FROM THIS SET WAS REPACKAGED AND SOLD AS A SINGLE DISC WITH 'ESCHER' ARTWORK (SEE PIC). WETHER THIS IS A HOMEMADE EFFORT IS NOT CERTAIN.

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EIGHTH PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER ECL 1/4 (PLUS '183' ON SIDE THREE). PRESSED ON BLACK VINYL WITH 'VERZYL' AND PLAIN WHITE LABELS, AND SOME COPIES WITHOUT LABELS. SMALLER INSERT THAN THE '404' PRESSINGS. PRESSED CIRCA 1981.

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NINTH PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER ECL 1/4 (PLUS '183' ON SIDE THREE). AS ABOVE BUT ON MULTI-COLOUR VINYL WITH 'VERZYL' LABELS. SAID TO BE 50 COPIES PRESSED ON MCV, HOWEVER THIS IS UNLIKELY AS, ALTHOUGH VERY DIFFICULT, IT'S NOT THAT IMPOSSIBLE TO FIND. CAME IN WHITE, BLACK AND RED PLAIN COVERS. 'MCV' STICKER ON INSERT. PRESSED CIRCA 1981.

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TENTH PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER 404 A/D (LXXXIV SERIES #54). 111 NUMBERED COPIES PRESSED ON COLOUR VINYL WITH GLC LABELS. USUALLY ON BLUE AND GREEN VINYL, AND LESS COMMONLY ON BLUE AND ORANGE, OR BLUE AND BLACK. RUBBER STAMPED AND NUMBERED ON BACK COVER. MADE IN 1984.

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ELEVENTH PRESSING: MATRIX NUMBER DESSIE A/D GR L-29708. DESSIE RECORDS PRESSING ON BLACK VINYL. PRESSED CIRCA. 1988.

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