If they ever get around to rereleasing it on vinyl you can expect the value to plummet more quickly than Petty's post-'90s talent. Because they have two extra tracks. That's it, that's the only reason. The first pressing though, featuring a fully blue rather than black prism on the cover, a gatefold sleeve, and numerous other defining attributes, is way more expensive than the substances people use to "fully appreciate it, man.
Honestly, buying up limited edition releases from classic bands is possibly the soundest investment strategy we could recommend. Tracking one down should take you about as long as it takes Trey Anastasio to wrap up a sweet jam. The Beatles - Sgt. The album also included a cover of the Holland—Dozier—Holland song " Heat Wave " and ends with a musical suite titled " A Quick One, While He's Away ", which served as an inspiration for later rock operas that the Who would become known for.
Part of the marketing push for the album was a requirement that each band member should write at least two of the songs on it, though Roger Daltrey only wrote one "See My Way" , so this is the Who album least dominated by Pete Townshend 's songwriting. Townshend said that this push for equal contribution led to the exclusion of the band's singles that he had written.
They were making up funny names for animals when Entwistle came up with the song. Moon thought the Beatles spoke in a secret language behind his back, and this song was his way of getting back at them. Although Moon denied that a vocal part in the song was a John Lennon imitation, Entwistle said that, in fact, it was.
Each band member played a wind instrument on "Cobwebs and Strange": Townshend played the penny-whistle, Entwistle on the trumpet, Daltrey on the trombone, and Moon on the tuba.
The album was intended to be pop music , a sonic participant in the pop art movement. The cover was designed by the pop art exponent Alan Aldridge ,  with the front cover depicting the band playing their instruments, as the titles of some songs from the album come out of the instruments in the form of onomatopoeiae : "Cobwebs and Strange" for Moon top left , "Whiskey Man" for Entwistle bottom left , "See My Way" for Daltrey top right , and "A Quick One, While He's Away" for Townshend bottom right.
The back cover of the UK release is black, with the title and track listing across the top, and a colour head-shot photograph of each band member with the letters of "The W H O" superimposed individually over their faces. A track listing, a couple of paragraphs touting the band, an ad for their first album , and a technical blurb are also crowded onto the back cover of the US release.
Rolling Stone ' s Steve Appleford said in that the album's cheerful pop style has an authentic quality with trifles like "Cobwebs and Strange" that are reconciled by "absolutely perfect, poignant pop tune[s]" such as "So Sad About Us". An early version of the Who's second album was to be titled Jigsaw Puzzle. Certifications-France-Gold .
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Reset password. Already have an account? Log in. An error has occured - see below:. You have been subscribed to Amoeba newsletter. Filter By Format. Autographed An artist's autograph elevates these great albums to unique collectibles. Another Michael. Teenage Wrist. Home LP Rhye. View: listing image. Only of the sets were made. You probably own Led Zeppelin 's debut album, but check out the color of the lettering on it. If it's the usual orange, then just be happy you've got a record filled with amazing music, but if the font is turquoise, your vinyl could be worth almost four-thousand dollars.
A mere five copies of the set were originally pressed in Australia on clear vinyl for management at Festival Records, the company Island Records used to create their releases.
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