Grateful Dead* ‎– American Beauty

Label:
Warner Bros. Records ‎– WS 1893, Warner Bros. Records ‎– 1893
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Vinyl, LP, Album, Stereo, Pitman Pressing
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A1 Box Of Rain
Bass – Dave TorbertElectric Guitar – Dave Nelson*Written-By – Lesh*, Hunter*
5:16
A2 Friend Of The Devil
Mandolin – David GrismanWritten-By – Garcia*, Dawson*, Hunter*
3:20
A3 Sugar Magnolia
Written-By – Weir*, Hunter*
3:15
A4 Operator
Written-By – McKernan*
2:21
A5 Candyman
Organ – Howard WalesPiano – Ned LaginWritten-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
6:12
B1 Ripple
Mandolin – David GrismanWritten-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
4:10
B2 Brokedown Palace
Piano – Howard WalesWritten-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
4:18
B3 Till The Morning Comes
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
3:13
B4 Attics Of My Life
Written-By – Garcia*, Hunter*
5:09
B5 Truckin
Organ – Howard WalesWritten-By – Weir*, Garcia*, Lesh*, Hunter*
5:09

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Notes

"P" stamped in runouts denotes a Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Pitman pressing.

All selections Ice Nine Publishing Company (ASCAP)
Recorded at Wally Heider Studios in San Francisco.

Printed in U.S.A.
Made in U.S.A.

Catalog # on spine: 1893
Catalog # on back of sleeve, labels: WS 1893

The Grateful Dead appears on spine; Grateful Dead appears on back of sleeve and on labels.
Producer role appears as the Grateful Dead.
Artisan Recorders "drum & drumsticks" stamp in runouts

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label, A): S39804
  • Matrix / Runout (Label, B): S39805
  • Matrix / Runout (A, etched, variant 1): WS-1893 39804-1 p Artisan Sound Recorders logo
  • Matrix / Runout (B, etched, variant 1): WS-1893-39805-1 p Artisan Sound Recorders logo
  • Pressing Plant ID (In runouts): p
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Matrix / Runout (A, [logo Artisan Sound Recorders], variant 2): WS-1893 P 39804-1 1 [logo] 3 4
  • Matrix / Runout (B, [logo Artisan Sound Recorders], variant 2): P WS-1893-39805-1 [logo] A 2

Other Versions (5 of 136) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
WS 1893, S39804 Grateful Dead* American Beauty(LP, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records WS 1893, S39804 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
WB 46 074, 46 074, WS 1893 The Grateful Dead American Beauty(LP, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records, Warner Bros. Records WB 46 074, 46 074, WS 1893 Germany 1973 Sell This Version
1893-2 Grateful Dead* American Beauty(CD, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records 1893-2 US Unknown Sell This Version
P-4519W The Grateful Dead American Beauty(LP, Album, RP) Warner Bros. Records P-4519W Japan Unknown Sell This Version
246074 The Grateful Dead American Beauty(CD, Album, RE) Warner Bros. Records 246074 Australia Unknown Sell This Version

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biglemur

biglemur

September 9, 2020
Two new versions are coming for the 50th anniversary of the album. One colored limited to 4000 copies (sold out already) and a picture disc of 15 000 copies. Source: https://americanbeauty50.dead.net
theabolitionist

theabolitionist

August 7, 2016

Absolutely stunning! Clear, dynamic and open highly recommended quintessential Dead. Would love to compare to the newer pressings.