David Bowie ‎– Lodger

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RCA Victor ‎– BOW LP 1, RCA Victor ‎– PL 13254
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Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold
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Credits

Notes

℗ 1979 RCA Corporation
© 1979 RCA Records
A1, A2, A5, B3: © 1979 Bewlay Bros Music, Fleur Music, and E. G. Music Ltd
A3, A4: © 1979 Bewlay Bros Music and Fleur Music
B1: © 1979 Bewlay Bros Music, Fleur Music, E. G. Music Ltd., and 100 MPH Music
Includes a inner sheet with lyrics. Orange labels.
Track A4 is subtitled (Turkish For: Long Live) on the lyrics insert.
Roger Powell appears through the courtesy of Bearsville Records
For non-gatefold single sleeve variant see David Bowie - Lodger

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Price Code): ZZ
  • Matrix / Runout (Sides A & B, runout, stamped): STERLING
  • Matrix / Runout (Sides A & B label): AQL1 3254
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched, variant 1): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL - 13254) - A - I NO SENSE IS BETTER…
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched, variant 1): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL - 13254) - B - 2 …THAN NONE AT ALL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched, variant 2): gc. BOW LP-1 (PL13254)-A-2 NO SENSE IS BETTER… A4L
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched, variant 2): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL13254)-B-2 …THAN NONE AT ALL A/AB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched variant 3): BOW LP-1 (PL13254)-A-2 GC A4K NO SENSE IS BETTER THAN...
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched variant 3): BOW LP-1 (PL13254) B-2 GC A2AL A2 ...THAN NONE AT ALL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched variant 4): BOW LP-1 (PL13254)-A-2 GC A3T NO SENSE IS BETTER THAN...
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched variant 4): BOW LP-1 (PL13254) B-2 GC A1AA ...THAN NONE AT ALL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched variant 5): gc. BOW LP-1 (PL13254)-A-2 NO SENSE IS BETTER… A4D
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched variant 5): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL13254)-B-2 …THAN NONE AT ALL A2Y
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched variant 6): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL13254)-A-2 NO SENSE IS BETTER... A1Y
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched variant 6): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL13254)-B-2 ...THAN NONE AT ALL A1AF
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched, variant 7): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL - 13254) - A - 1 NO SENSE IS BETTER… A4A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side b, runout, etched, variant 7): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL - 13254) - B - 1 A3C …THAN NONE AT ALL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched, variant 8): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL - 13254) - A - 1 NO SENSE IS BETTER… A1J
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched variant 8): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL - 13254) - B - 2 A2D …THAN NONE AT ALL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched, variant 9): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL13254)-A-2 NO SENSE IS BETTER… A1O
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched, variant 9): gc BOW LP 1 (PL13254-B-1) ...THAN NONE AT ALL. A1A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, runout, etched, variant 10): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL - 13254) - A - I NO SENSE IS BETTER… AIL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, runout, etched, variant 10): gc. BOW LP 1 (PL - 13254) - B - 2 A2 …THAN NONE AT ALL A2G

Other Versions (5 of 129) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CDP 79 7724 2 David Bowie Lodger(CD, Album, RE, RM) EMI CDP 79 7724 2 Europe 1991 Sell This Version
YK 14234 David Bowie Lodger(Cass, Album, RE) RCA Victor YK 14234 Italy 1982 Sell This Version
AN99-0340 David Bowie Lodger(CD, Album, Ltd, Unofficial) ArsNova AN99-0340 Russia 1999 Sell This Version
AYL1-4234 David Bowie Lodger(LP, Album, RE) RCA Victor AYL1-4234 US 1981 Sell This Version
PCD1-3254 David Bowie Lodger(CD, Album, RE) RCA Victor PCD1-3254 US 1984 Sell This Version

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LesClark

LesClark

July 21, 2017
Theres a neat RCA A3 folded to A4 and lip Press pack, with a typed Lodger intro and 1979 magazine cuttings
TheMadcapLass

TheMadcapLass

March 24, 2017
My copy:

Sides A & B label: AQL1 3254
'STERLING' stamped both sides.

Etched Runouts
Side A: AC3 gc BOW LP 1
(PL - 13254) - A - 2
NO SENSE IS BETTER…

Side B: A12 gc BOW LP 1
(PL - 13254) - B - 2
...THAN NONE AT ALL.

Inc. Original inner sleeve & Lyric Sheet
shawnofthedead

shawnofthedead

March 4, 2017
I have an RCA Copy with catalog number PL13254 but its not gatefold and it has marbled green vinyl? I cant seem to find one on here with all 3 of those attributes.
wilmer

wilmer

March 31, 2016
As the sleeve is without any musician credits here they are:

David Bowie – vocals, backing vocals, piano, guitar, synthesizer, Chamberlin, producer
Tony Visconti – backing vocals, guitar, mandolin, bass guitar, producer, recording engineer, mixing engineer
Brian Eno – synthesizers, ambient drone, prepared piano, cricket menace, guitar treatments, horse trumpet, eroica horn, piano, backing vocals
Adrian Belew – guitar, mandolin
Carlos Alomar – guitar, drums on "Boys Keep Swinging"
Dennis Davis – percussion, drums, bass guitar on "Boys Keep Swinging"
George Murray – bass guitar
Sean Mayes – piano
Simon House – violin, mandolin
Roger Powell – synthesizer
vinylshrine7

vinylshrine7

November 23, 2015
I thought gold stamped promo's were not allowed to be listed separately?