Guns N' Roses ‎– Use Your Illusion II

Label:
Geffen Records ‎– GEF 24420, Uzi Suicide Records ‎– none
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Album
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A1 Civil War
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Dizzy*, Duff*Bass – Duff*Drums – Steven AdlerLead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – Slash (3)Other [Special Thanks] – James, NivenPiano – Dizzy ReedVocals – Axl*Written-By – Rose*, McKagan*, Slash (3)
7:36
A2 14 Years
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Axl*Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt SorumLead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Organ – Dizzy*Piano – Axl*Vocals, Rhythm Guitar – Izzy*Written-By – Rose*, Stradlin'*
4:17
A3 Yesterdays
Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Organ – Dizzy*Rhythm Guitar – Izzy*Vocals, Piano – Axl*Written-By – Rose*, Billy*, James*, Arkeen*
3:13
A4 Knockin' On Heaven's Door
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Axl*, The WatersBass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Rhythm Guitar – Izzy*Vocals – Axl*Written-By – Bob Dylan
5:36
B1 Get In The Ring
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Duff*Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Piano – Dizzy*Rhythm Guitar – Izzy*Vocals – Axl*Written-By – Rose*, McKagan*, Slash (3)
5:29
B2 Shotgun Blues
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Duff*, Izzy*Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Vocals, Rhythm Guitar – Axl*Written-By – Rose*
3:23
B3 Breakdown
Acoustic Guitar – Izzy*Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar, Banjo – Slash (3)Vocals, Piano – Axl*Written-By – Rose*
6:58
C1 Pretty Tied Up
Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Piano – Dizzy*Rhythm Guitar, Sitar [Coral Sitar] – Izzy*Vocals – Axl*Written-By – Stradlin'*
4:46
C2 Locomotive (Complicity)
Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Percussion – Duff*, Matt*Piano – Dizzy*Vocals – Axl*Written-By – Rose*, Slash (3)
8:42
C3 So Fine
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Matt*Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Other [Dedicated To] – Johnny ThundersPercussion – Matt*Piano – Howard TemanRhythm Guitar – Izzy*Vocals – Axl*, Duff*Written-By – McKagan*
4:09
D1 Estranged
Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Other [Thanks For The Killer Guitar Melodies] – Slash (3)Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar – Izzy*Vocals, Piano – Axl*Written-By – Rose*
9:20
D2 You Could Be Mine
Backing Vocals [Background Vocals] – Duff*, Izzy*Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Other [Special Thanks To] – Bernie Taupin, Elton JohnRhythm Guitar – Izzy*Vocals – Axl*Written-By – Rose*, Stradlin'*
5:48
D3 Don't Cry (Alt. Lyrics)
Bass – Duff*Drums – Matt*Lead Guitar, Rhythm Guitar – Slash (3)Rhythm Guitar – Izzy*Vocals – Axl*, Shannon*Written-By – Rose*, Stradlin'*
4:42
D4 My World
Keyboards, Drums, Effects – Axl*, Johann LanglieVocals – Axl*Written-By – Rose*
1:22

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Mixed in (ou)R SOUND™.
Printed in Germany.

A1: Strother Martin - from the film Cool Hand Luke
A1: Peruvian Guerilla General
A4: The Waters (courtesy of Water Wheel Records)
A4: Josh Richman
B3: Cleavon Little - from the film Vanishing Point - as recited by Axl

Semi-glossy cover.
Sticker on front of cover reads: "This album contains language which some listeners may find objectionable. They can F?!✶ OFF and buy something from the New Age section. GEF/GEFD 24415/24420"

Some copies distributed in Germany included 4-page small merch insert with GnR logo on front.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 2064-24420-1 2
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA
  • Label Code: LC 7266
  • Other (German distribution code): D: SI
  • Other (French distribution code): F: BM360
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A ; Variant 1): 030 DM F-5443 A-Λ V GEF-24420-A-1 Sterling DMM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B ; Variant 1): 030 DM F-5443 B-Λ V GEF-2420-B-1 Sterling DMM14
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C ; Variant 1): GEF-24420-C-1 DM F-5444 A-Λ II Sterling DMM1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D ; Variant 1): GEF-24420-D-1 DM F-5444B-Λ II Sterling DMM1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A ; Variant 2): 030 DM F-5443 A-Λ II GEF-24420-A-I STERLING DMM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B ; Variant 2): 030 DM F-5443 B-Λ VI GEF-24420-B-I STERLING DMMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C ; Variant 2): GEF-24420-C-I 030 DM F-5444 A-Λ III STERLING DMMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D ; Variant 2): GEF-24420-D-I 030 DM F-5444B-Λ IV STERLING DMM IV
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A ; Variant 3): 030 F-5443 A-2 GEF-24420-A-2 DMM STERLING
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B ; Variant 3): 030 DM F-5443 B-1 II GEF-24420-B-1 STERLING DMMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C ; Variant 3): GEF-24420-C-1 030 DM F-5444 A-1 VI STERLING DMMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D ; Variant 3): GEF-24420-D-1 030 DM F-5444 B-1 IV STERLING DMMI IV
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A ; Variant 4): 030 DM F-5443 A-Λ GEF-24420-A-1 Sterling DMM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B ; Variant 4): 030 DM F-5443 B-Λ II GEF-24420-B-1 Sterling DMM I
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C ; Variant 4): GEF-24420-C-1 030 DM F-5444 A-Λ STERLING DMM I
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D ; Variant 4): GEF-24420-D-1 030 DM F-5444B-Λ III STERLING DMM III
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A ; Variant 5): 030 DM F-5443 A-1 III GEF - 24420-A-1 STERLING DMM
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B ; Variant 5): 030 DM F-5443 B-1 V GEF - 24420-B-1 STERLING DMM1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C ; Variant 5): GEF - 24420-C-1 030 DM F-5444 A-1 VI STERLING DMM1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D ; Variant 5): GEF - 24420-D-1 030 DM F-5444B-1 IV STERLING DMM1 IV
  • Other (Catalog number on hype sticker): GEF/GEFD 24415/24420
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A ; Variant 6): 030 F-5443 A-2 II GEF-24420-A-2 DMM STERLING
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B ; Variant 6): 030 DM F-5443 B-1 V GEF-24420-B-1 STERLING DMMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C ; Variant 6): GEF-24420-C-1 030 DM F-5444 A-1 IV STERLING DMMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D ; Variant 6): GEF-24420-D-1 030 DM F-5444B-1 III STERLING DMMI III
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side A Variant 7): 030 F-5443 A-2 GEF-24420-A-2 DMM STERLING
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side B Variant 7): 030 DM F-5443 B-1 Ⅳ GEF-24420-B-1 STERLING DMMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side C Variant 7): GEF-24420-C-1 030 DM F-5444 A-1 Ⅳ STERLING DMMI
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Side D Variant 7): GEF-24420-D-1 030 DM F-5444 B-1 STERLING Ⅴ DMMI
  • Other (Side B + D Label ; Variant 6 & 7): Embossed 'Sonopress' Bass Clef Symbol
  • Other (Variant 6): No Hype Sticker on Cover

Other Versions (5 of 139) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
GED 24420, GEFD 24420, 424 420-2 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion II(CD, Album, RP, Unofficial) Geffen Records (2), Geffen Records (2), Uzi Suicide Records (2) GED 24420, GEFD 24420, 424 420-2 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
GEF 24420, BEFD-24420 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion II(CD, Album) Geffen Records, Uzi Suicide GEF 24420, BEFD-24420 Israel 1991 Sell This Version
GEC 24420, GEFC 24420 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion II(Cass, Album) Geffen Records, BMG Ariola Portugal GEC 24420, GEFC 24420 Portugal 1991 Sell This Version
GED 24420, GEFD 24420, 424 420-2 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion II(CD, Album, RP) Geffen Records, Geffen Records, Geffen Records, Uzi Suicide Records, Uzi Suicide Records, Uzi Suicide Records GED 24420, GEFD 24420, 424 420-2 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
GED-24420 Guns N' Roses Use Your Illusion II (CD, Album) Geffen Records GED-24420 Hong Kong 1991 Sell This Version

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MichaelOC

MichaelOC

March 1, 2017
Which of these reissues are not pressed in the Czech Republic? I have heard very bad reviews on them and would like to avoid getting one. My Illusion I reissue has Made in USA on the sleeve, but no indication of where it was pressed.
matthewtweedie

matthewtweedie

January 22, 2017
This is very nice content. Marvelous composition I like it very much