Dire Straits ‎– Dire Straits

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Vertigo ‎– 6360 162
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Tracklist

A1 Down To The Waterline 4:01
A2 Water Of Love 5:27
A3 Setting Me Up 3:20
A4 Six Blade Knife 4:12
A5 Southbound Again 2:59
B1 Sultans Of Swing 5:52
B2 In The Gallery 6:19
B3 Wild West End 4:43
B4 Lions 5:07

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Notes

Recorded at Basing St. Studios, London, Feb. 1978.
Marketed by Phonogram.

Edged in the run-out groove of Side 1, variant 1: "2" and rotated by 90 Degrees "L" and "Q"
Edged in the run-out groove of Side 1, variant 1: "5" and rotated by 90 Degrees "II" and "D"

This release has a different sleeve than release 435164.
The guitar of the backside above the Label Code is black.
There are some more minor differences on the backside of the sleeve.
Embossed PRS Hannover on cover back

Round Sticker on the front "DEUTSCHER SCHALLPLATTENPREIS DEUTSCHE PHONO-AKADEMIE E.V."

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Label Code: LC 1633
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side A, variant 1): 10 AA6360162 1Y//2 320
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side B, variant 1): 10 AA6360162 2Y 320
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side A, variant 2): 10 AA6360162 1Y//3 320
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side B, variant 2): 10 AA6360162 2Y//2 320
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side A, variant 3): 622 10 AA6360162 1Y//3 320 POLYGRAM I A5 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side B, variant 3): 622 10 AA6360162 2Y//2 320 POLYGRAM I 0 A1 5
  • Rights Society: GEMA
  • Other: 49120001533.2 LFA 44/84

Other Versions (5 of 244) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
9102 021 Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album) Vertigo 9102 021 UK 1978 Sell This Version
BSK 3266 Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album, Win) Warner Bros. Records BSK 3266 US 1978 Sell This Version
800 051-2 Dire Straits Dire Straits(CD, Album, RE, RP) Vertigo 800 051-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
SRM-1-1197 Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album) Mercury SRM-1-1197 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
BSK 3266 Dire Straits Dire Straits(LP, Album, Jac) Warner Bros. Records BSK 3266 US 1978 Sell This Version

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henry.phillpotts

henry.phillpotts

November 20, 2016

My copy of this pressing has incredible bass, the only negative is it does have sibilance on several tracks.