Artist: King Crimson
Title: In The Court Of The Crimson King (An Observation By King Crimson)
Catalogue No: ILPS 9111, ILPS-9111
Format : LP, Album, RE LP, Album
Genre : Rock
Style : Prog Rock
Release Details: 1970
Media Condition: Very Good (VG)
Sleeve Condition: Very Good Plus (VG+)
This copy has a pressing fault toward the end of Side 1 - Track 4. It does cause clicking, but doesn't skip/jump. There are also a few other minor surface scratches that don't affect play
Originally released 10 Oct 1969. This is the third pressing, and the first cut by George Peckham [aka Porky/Pecko, with textured/grooved 'pink rim/palm tree' labels, before EMI took over pressing and distribution of the Island label. This is an early 'pink rim' Island pressing, dating around 1970. Gatefold sleeve. Cat#s: Centre labels, sleeve spine=ILPS 9111 Inside gatefold=ILPS-9111 Produced for E.G. Productions, 'David & John'. Recorded at Wessex Sound Studios, London. All songs published by E.G. Music Ltd. ℗ 1969 Island Records Ltd.
A1. 21st Century Schizoid Man Including Mirrors 6:52
A2. I Talk To The Wind 5:40
A3. Epitaph Including (A) March For No Reason; (B) Tomorrow And Tomorrow 8:30
B1. Moonchild Including (A) The Dream; (B) The Illusion 12:09
B2. The Court Of The Crimson King Including (A) The Return Of The Fire Witch; (B) The Dance Of The Puppets 8:48
Barcode and Other Identifiers:
Matrix / Runout ILPS+9111+A3 PORKY
Matrix / Runout ILPS9111+B3 PECKO
Phonographic Copyright (p) Island Records Ltd.
Produced For E.G. Productions
Recorded At Wessex Sound Studios
Published By E.G. Music Ltd.
Pressed By Orlake Records