King Crimson ‎– In The Court Of The Crimson King (An Observation By King Crimson)

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Island Records ‎– ILPS 9111, Island Records ‎– ILPS-9111
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A1 21st Century Schizoid Man Including Mirrors
Written By – Fripp/McDonald/Lake/Giles/SinfieldWritten-By – Lake*, McDonald*, Giles*, Sinfield*, Fripp*
6:52
A2 I Talk To The Wind
Written By – McDonald/SinfieldWritten-By – McDonald*, Sinfield*
5:40
A3 Epitaph Including (a) March For No Reason; (b) Tomorrow And Tomorrow
Written By – Fripp/McDonald/Lake/Giles/SinfieldWritten-By – Lake*, McDonald*, Giles*, Sinfield*, Fripp*
8:30
B1 Moonchild Including (a) The Dream; (b) The Illusion
Written By – Fripp/McDonald/Lake/Giles/SinfieldWritten-By – Lake*, McDonald*, Giles*, Sinfield*, Fripp*
12:09
B2 The Court Of The Crimson King Including (a) The Return Of The Fire Witch; (b) The Dance Of The Puppets
Written By – McDonald/SinfieldWritten-By – McDonald*, Sinfield*
8:48

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℗ 1969 Island Records Ltd.
Originally released October 10th 1969.
This version has centre labels with a 'pink rim/palm tree' design that indicate the release date is likely to be no earlier than 1970.
Gatefold sleeve - Printed in England by Robor Limited.

Catalog numbers:
- ILPS 9111 on center labels, sleeve and spine
- ILPS-9111 inside gatefold

Titles on sleeve:
A3: Epitaph including March For No Reason and Tomorrow And Tomorrow
B1: Moonchild including The Dream And The Illusion
B2: The Court Of The Crimson King including The Return Of The Fire Witch and The Dance Of The Puppets

A similar version does not have "Printed in England by Robor Limited" inside gatefold.

Produced for E.G. Productions, 'David & John'.
Recorded at Wessex Sound Studios, London.

All songs published by E.G. Music Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1: Runout A-side, stamped): ILPS 9111 A-4U P L
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1: Runout B-side, stamped): ILPS 9111 B-4U M G
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2: Runout A-side, stamped): ILPS 9111 A-4U R L
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2: Runout B-side, stamped): ILPS 9111 B-4U M G
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3: Runout A-side, stamped): ILPS 9111 A 4U DC
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3: Runout B-side, stamped): ILPS 9111 B-4U CO

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bloodysabotagevol4

bloodysabotagevol4

February 19, 2018

Oh man does this sound great. Best I've heard, would love to compare it to an first press pink island but that'll probably never happen.
alexpopp

alexpopp

October 8, 2015
Excellent sounding version.