Jimi Hendrix Experience - Electric Ladyland - 2xLP Album (double album) - 1968

Description
Jimi Hendrix Experience - Electric Ladyland - 2xLP Album (double album) - 1968
Number of items: 1 - Very Good Plus (VG+) - 1st Pressing, Stereo - Including: Gatefold, Original inner sleeve

U.K. "day of release" first press from 1968

MISPRINT: Hendrix portrait on left-hand side (Front cover behind it).

Small sepia images of Redding & Mitchell on right (Back cover behind them), with white tracks/credit text below them.

Defect in matrix stamping on this early issue, altered by hand.

Matt texture 'Version 1' labels with additional inverted catalog in parenthesis.

Matrix / Runout (Side A runout): 61300##8 A//1 1
Matrix / Runout (Side D runout): 61300#8 B//1 1 2
Matrix / Runout (Side B runout): 61300#9A#//1 1 2 1 1
Matrix / Runout (Side C runout [hand-etched/machine-stamped]): 613009 B (hand-etched) ########//1 1 (machine-stamped)

The two records play very well on all 4 sides, with minimal background noise. A bit more noise audible in quieter sections on disc 1 but never overpowering the music, so VG+. Disc 2 plays pretty much excellent (EX) throughout. Clean labels.

There is a defect causing side-to-side tonearm movement on the first disc (and lighter on disc 2). It does not affect play on my system. I cannot say how it will play on another system.

The gatefold sleeve is in excellent condition, with close to no creasing to laminate, and the most minimal wear, mostly to corners. Very clean spine.

The two inner sleeves have no split but some writing indicating the artist, record title and the record side.

Lot details
More than 3 artists/bands
No
Artist/ Band (max 3)
Jimi Hendrix Experience
Multiple Titles
No
Record Title
Electric Ladyland
Nr of items
1
Media Source
2xLP Album (double album)
Country of Manufacturer
U.K.
Release year (oldest)
1968
Condition
Very Good Plus (VG+)
Pressing
1st Pressing, Stereo
Includes
Gatefold, Original inner sleeve
Record Label
Track
Record Label Number
61300##8 A//1 1
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 65,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in