James Gang ‎– James Gang Rides Again

Label:
ABC Records ‎– ABCS-711, ABC Records ‎– ABC S-711
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Gatefold, Monarch Pressing, With "Bolero."
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A1 Funk #49
Written-By – Peters*, Fox*, Walsh*
3:54
A2 Asshtonpark
Written-By – Peters*, Fox*, Walsh*
2:04
A3 Woman
Written-By – Peters*, Fox*, Walsh*
4:37
The Bomber (Medley) (7:04)
A4a Closet Queen
Written-By – Peters*, Fox*, Walsh*
A4b Bolero
Written-By – Ravel*
A4c Cast Your Fate To The Wind
Written-By – Guaraldi*
B1 Tend My Garden
Written-By – Joe Walsh
5:44
B2 Garden Gate
Written-By – Joe Walsh
1:36
B3 There I Go Again
Written-By – Joe Walsh
2:50
B4 Thanks
Written-By – Joe Walsh
2:20
B5 Ashes The Rain And I
Written-By – Dale Peters, Joe Walsh
4:56

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Notes

Matrix # are for first press. No (RE) in matrix run outs.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): ABCS-711-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): ABCS-711-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched, var 1): ABCS-711-A 14798
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched, var 1): ABCS-711-B Love From Jessica 14798-X
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched, "MR" circled stamp, Artisan=logo, var 2): ABCS-711-A MR △14798 Artisan
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched, "MR" circled stamp, Artisan=logo, var 2): ABCS-711-B Artisan MR Love From Jessica △14798-x

Other Versions (5 of 85) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
088 112 283-2 James Gang Rides Again(CD, Album, RE, RM) MCA Records 088 112 283-2 US 2000 Sell This Version
MFSL 1-477, B0022451-01 James Gang James Gang Rides Again(LP, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, RM, Gat) Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab, Universal Music Special Markets, Geffen Records MFSL 1-477, B0022451-01 US 2017 Sell This Version
ABC S-711, ABC S- 711 James Gang James Gang Rides Again(LP, Album, Gat) ABC Records, ABC/Dunhill Records ABC S-711, ABC S- 711 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
ABC S-711 James Gang James Gang Rides Again(LP, Album, Gat) ABC Records ABC S-711 US 1970 Sell This Version
ABM 8711 James Gang James Gang Rides Again(8-Trk, Album) ABC Records ABM 8711 US 1970 Sell This Version

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April 25, 2020
THANK YOU DISCOGS FOR ANSERWERING BACK...I LOOK FORWARD O PLAYING IT!! THANKS AGAIN....DAVID SMITH
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March 7, 2014

"James Gang Rides Again"
ABC black label
Notes on Columbia Pitman pressings

When the "Bolero" segment was hastily removed from "The Bomber" medley (August 1970), there was some initial confusion at the pressing plants contracted by ABC Records. In some cases labels changed, but the metal parts did not. Or vice-versa. As a consequence, mislabeled transitional pressings exist.

Records coming out of the Columbia Pitman (NJ) plant were no exception. In fact, some Pitman pressings of "James Gang Rides Again" are unique in that they are the only known pressings of the album (on any variation of the ABC black label) where even though "B. Bolero" is no longer listed on the Side A label, the "Bolero" segment still plays on the record. If you are actually examining the vinyl, it is easy to see which Pitman record you are holding. On a pressing WITHOUT "Bolero", track 3 "Woman" and track 4 "The Bomber" will appear nearly the same in banded width. On a pressing WITH "Bolero", "The Bomber" will be distinctly wider than "Woman". If you are shopping online (that is, sight unseen) for a copy WITH "Bolero" (or for that matter, hoping to avoid one), the affected Pitman pressings will bear these matrix numbers in the runouts:

ABC black label WITH the New York address perimeter print:

Side A (will be one of the following)*:
ABCX 711A-1B
ABCX 711A-1B P

Side B (will be one of the following)*:
ABCX 711B-1A
ABCX 711B-1B
ABCX 711B-1B C 1

ABC black label WITHOUT the New York address perimeter print:

Side A (will be one of the following)*:
ABCX 711A-1A
ABCX-711A-1B

Side B*:
ABCX 711B-1B

Note that in every instance above, the runout prefix contains the letter 'X'.

*Other transitional Pitman pressings may exist. Please contact me through the Discogs console if you discover one!

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