Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band ‎– Clear Spot

Reprise Records ‎– REP 54 007, Reprise Records ‎– K54007, Reprise Records ‎– MS 2115
Vinyl, LP, Album, PVC cover

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A1 Low Yo Yo Stuff 3:38
A2 Nowadays A Woman's Gotta Hit A Man
Arranged By [Horns] – Don Van Vliet, Ted Templeman
A3 Too Much Time
Arranged By [Horns] – Jerry JumonvilleGuitar – Russ Titelman
A4 Circumstances 3:11
A5 My Head Is My Only House Unless It Rains 2:57
A6 Sun Zoom Spark 2:11
B1 Clear Spot 3:35
B2 Crazy Little Thing 2:35
B3 Long Neck Bottles
Arranged By [Horns] – Don Van Vliet, Ted Templeman
B4 Her Eyes Are A Blue Million Miles 2:54
B5 Big Eyed Beans From Venus 4:23
B6 Golden Birdies
Bass Guitar – Rockette Morton

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German 1st press with tan Reprise label.
Bagged in a clear plastic sleeve imported from the UK with embossed 'Clear Spot' logo on the flap.
This flap tucks into a clear horizontal band across the face of the wallet.
The disc is backed by a printed black on white cardboard insert (no round corners on bottom). Vinyl not in protective paper sleeve. [Some retail outlets may have included one at their own discretion]

"Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band" on insert
"Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band" on labels

1st & 3rd cat.# on labels
2nd & 3rd cat.# on insert

Track 2 "Nowadays A Woman Gotta Hit A Man" on label

On Insert:
A Reprise record distributed by
WEA Records Ltd. ℗ 1972 ©
Sleeve printed and made by MacNeill Press Ltd., London. S.E.1

On Labels:
A Warner Bros. Inc. U.S.A. Recording
Kinney Music GMBH, Hamburg
Licensee Trade Mark®
Made in Germany
℗ 1972 Warner Bros. Records

This issue does not have the 'Clear Spot' logo printed on the insert. (Which appeared on later stock issue sleeves in black [or half-tone] with no embossing).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (A-Side run-out, hand-etched): 31502 PF
  • Matrix / Runout (B-Side run-out, hand-etched): MS-2115- B 31503-1A
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Other (A-Side run-out, stamped): Manufactured in Germany
  • Other (B-Side run-out, stamped): Manufactured in Germany