David Bowie ‎– "Heroes"

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RCA Victor ‎– PL 12522, RCA ‎– AFL1 2522
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A1 Beauty And The Beast
Words By, Music By – Bowie*
A2 Joe The Lion
Words By, Music By – Bowie*
A3 "Heroes"
Lyrics By – Bowie*Music By – Eno*, Bowie*
A4 Sons Of The Silent Age
Words By, Music By – Bowie*
A5 Blackout
Words By, Music By – Bowie*
B1 V-2 Schneider
Written-By – Bowie*
B2 Sense Of Doubt
Written-By – Bowie*
B3 Moss Garden
Written-By – Eno*, Bowie*
B4 Neuköln
Written-By – Eno*, Bowie*
B5 The Secret Life Of Arabia
Lyrics By – Bowie*Music By – Eno*, Alomar*, Bowie*

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Issued in a fully laminated sleeve including a lyrics insert with white text on black background.
Label variation of David Bowie - "Heroes", with different lettering text and title in scare quotes.

Recorded at Hansa by the Wall, Berlin, and Mountain Studios, Montreux.
Mixed at Mountain Studios, Montreux.

℗ 1977 RCA Records
Manufactured by RCA Limited, England from Master Recordings of RCA Records.

Sleeve © 1977 RCA Ltd

All tracks Bewlay Bros. Music/Fleur Music, except:
Tracks A3, B3, B4: Bewlay Bros. Music/Fleur Music/E.G. Music Ltd.
Track B5: Bewlay Bros. Music/Fleur Music/100 MPH Music/E.G. Music Ltd.

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  • Price Code: ZZ
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout, variant 1): PL-12522-A-3E W A4AW
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout, variant 1): PL-12522-B-5E A3AAAC W DAVE's RCA.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout, variant 2): PL-12522-A-3E W A4AAL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout, variant 2): PL-12522-B-5E A3AY W DAVE's R.C.A.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout, variant 3): PL-12522-A-3E M W A4AAE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout, variant 3): PL-12522-B-5E A3AAC M DAVE's R.C.A.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout, variant 4): PL-12522-A-3E M V A4AF
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout, variant 4): PL-12522-B-5E A3AAS M. DAVE's R.C.A.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout, variant 5): PL-12522-A 3E M V A4AB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout, variant 5): PL-12522-B 5E A3A1 DAVE’S RCA
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout, variant 6): PL 12522-A-3E A3J M V
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout, variant 6): PL-12522-B-6E A2L
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout, variant 7): PL 12522-A-3E MV A4AAN
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout, variant 7): PL 12522-B-6E A1A

Other Versions (5 of 203) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PL 12522, APL1 2522 David Bowie "Heroes"(LP, Album) RCA Victor, RCA PL 12522, APL1 2522 UK 1977 Sell This Version
TOCP-70151 David Bowie "Heroes"(CD, Album, RE, RM) EMI TOCP-70151 US 2007 Sell This Version
RCD 10143 David Bowie "Heroes"(CD, Album, RE, RM, Gre) Rykodisc RCD 10143 US Unknown Sell This Version
RVP-6243, AFL1-2522 David Bowie "Heroes"(LP, Album) RCA, RCA RVP-6243, AFL1-2522 Japan 1977 Sell This Version
NL 13857 David Bowie "Heroes"(LP, Album, RE) RCA NL 13857 Spain 1981 Sell This Version

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Valde98

Valde98

August 5, 2017
I have this copy but the lyric sleeve is missing and the etching on the runout is:
Side A: PL 12522-A-3E MW A4AAH
Side B: PL 12522-B-5E A3AAX DAVE's R.C.A.
andaljorah

andaljorah

May 2, 2016
Hi,i've just purchased this version with the following Matrix Info Etc,does anybody knew which pressing this would be ? The seller thought 1st i'm not so sure.
Label - RCA (Orange Label) PL 12522 (AFL1 12522)

Matrix - Side 1 PL12522 A-1 A4C Sterling, AFL-12552-A crossed out

Matrix - Side 2 PL12522 B-5E A2I Dave's RCA.
Nephilimbabe

Nephilimbabe

February 23, 2016
Yes, I've noticed a lot of the 2014 reissued coloured vinyl albums are all pretty disappointing sound wise.
dscprlnt78

dscprlnt78

January 18, 2016
C'mon people... an RCA reissue edition of this in VG+ shape is like a $15 record, NM maybe for $20 or $25. This was never a rare record, thousands upon thousands of copies were pressed.