Listed below are countries that have released Beatles colored vinyl albums, along with the titles and year of release. To the best of our knowledge, all of these releases were limited editions that were offered for sale for only a short time.
Other colored vinyl Beatles albums pop up from time to time, such as a green vinyl pressing of Abbey Road, but these are unauthorized pirate pressings, The Beatles - Help!
(Vinyl. To date, there have been six different Beatles colored vinyl albums released in Canada :. The Sgt. The other titles are rarely seen outside of Canada. InOdeon records ten different Beatles albums on red vinyl. These pressings were the UK versions of the albums, pressed in mono. These red vinyl pressings used a different vinyl formula from the red vinyl pressings of the s and early s, with a lighter, more translucent color.
All ten records were pressed on red vinyl. Here is a listing of all of the Beatles albums that we know were released on colored vinyl:. We are aware of a few odd variations on Beatles colored vinyl albums that have turned up over LP years.
Occasionally, copies of any album that should be a single color will appear with a mixture of colors; this often happens when the pressing plant is changing from one color to another. There are also a few known examples of albums that were pressed in unusual colors for test purposes:.
Most of them, however, are common enough and affordable enough that anyone with more than a passing interest in the Beatles might want to own one or more of them. A ton of criteria affects the value of the White Album copy you own. For example, is it a US or UK edition? Does it contain a poster and four band portraits? And what condition are those in? Someone should write a book on how to value the White Album alone.
Apparently, Sid Vicious smashed up a toilet and Johnny Rotten gobbed off at the office staff. Naughty boys. Only a small amount survived the cull. The complete package, including the original luncheon invite, attracts the top-end prices.
Even though Led Zeppelin is well-loved now, a lot of major press hated it upon release back in Sounds like our karaoke performance on a Saturday night. Read about it in our piece on the making of Led Zeppelin 1. So much so, some profits from the album were used to help fund the filming of Monty Python and the Holy Grail.
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