Gene Krupa & Buddy Rich ‎– The Original Drum Battle!

Verve Records ‎– V-8484, Verve Records ‎– V 8484
Vinyl, LP, Album, Mono, Reissue

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A1 Idaho
Written-By – Stone*
A2 Sophisticated Lady
Written-By – Ellington*, Mills*, Parish*
A3 Flying Home
Written-By – Goodman*, Hampton*
B1 Drum Boogie
Written-By – Krupa*, Eldridge*
B2 The Drum Battle
Written-By – N. Shrdlu*
B3 Perdido
Written-By – Drake*, Langsfelder*, Tizol*

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Recorded live at "Jazz At The Philharmonic" in Carnegie Hall, N.Y.

Reissue of Verve MGV-8369 entitled "The Drum Battle".

No gatefold cover.

Catalog number is listed as V-8484 on the front cover, spine and center labels. It is listed as V 8484 on the back cover.
The album title on the spine and center labels omit the exclamation point found on the front cover, simply reading as "The Original Drum Battle".

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Hand Etched, Side A): 62-VG-[Hand Etched 183 Scratched Out, Replaced By Hand Etched 182] V-8484-[Hand Etched B Scratched Out, Replaced By Hand Etched A]
  • Matrix / Runout (Hand Etched, Side B): 62-VG-[Hand Etched 182 Scratched Out, Replaced By Machine Stamped 183] V-8484-[Hand Etched A Scratched Out, Replaced By Machine Stamped B]
  • Rights Society (Tracks A1, A2, B3): ASCAP
  • Rights Society (Tracks A3, B1, B2): BMI

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