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|Shine On You Crazy Diamond (1-5)|
Saxophone – Dick ParryWritten-By – Waters*
|A2||Welcome To The Machine
Written-By – Waters*
|B1||Have A Cigar
Vocals – Roy HarperWritten-By – Waters*
|B2||Wish You Were Here|
|Shine On You Crazy Diamond (6-9)|
Written-By – Wright*
- Backing Vocals – Carlena Williams, Venetta Fields
- Design [Assistant] – Howard Bartrop, Jeff Smith (17), Peter Christopherson, Richard Manning (3)
- Design [Sleeve], Photography By – Hipgnosis (2)
- Engineer – Brian Humphries
- Engineer [Assistant] – Peter James
- Graphics [Sleeve] – George Hardie NTA*
- Lyrics By – Roger Waters
- Producer – Pink Floyd
Released with the cover hidden under black shrink wrap with a round Wish You Were Here sticker on the outside of the shrink wrap. Spine is narrow (pinched) at the top and bottom and wide in the middle. Issued with lyrics on a die cut inner sleeve and a glossy postcard of a diving man.
Issue with matrix variant A-1 B-3 comes with inner sleeve with three corners cut and a bottom left corner uncut.
Issue with matrix variant A-1 B-5 comes with inner sleeve with three corners cut and a bottom right corner uncut.
Issue with matrix variant A-1 B-7 comes with inner sleeve with four corners cut.
Matrix variant number one is the first press of this record, other matrix are further pressings but still first issue of this LP.
There is also a 1st UK issue WITH the mastering credits for HTM (Harry Moss) etched in the runout, It is here Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here
℗ 1975 Pink Floyd Music Ltd.
Made in Gt Britain
Recorded at Abbey Road Studios, January to July 1975
Printed and made in Great Britain
Garrod and Lofthouse Limited
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 1 - Stamped A): SHVL 814 A-1
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 1 - Stamped B): SHVL 814 B-3
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 2 - Stamped A): SHVL 814 A-1
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 2 - Stamped B): SHVL 814 B-5
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 3 - A): SHVL 814 A-1
- Matrix / Runout (Varient 3 - B): SHVL 814 B-1C
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 4 - A): SHVL 814 A-1 PDO (ODP) 7
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 4 - B): SHVL 814 B-7 RD 12
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 5 - Stamped A): SHVL 814 A-1 3 R D P
- Matrix / Runout (Variant 5 - Stamped B): SHVL 814 B-3 2 G P T
Other Versions (5 of 455) View All
|32DP 359||Pink Floyd||Wish You Were Here (CD, Album, RE)||CBS/Sony||32DP 359||Japan||1985||Sell This Version|
|TC-SHVL 814||Pink Floyd||Wish You Were Here (Cass, Album)||EMI, Harvest||TC-SHVL 814||UK||1975||Sell This Version|
|8 55 979||Pink Floyd||Wish You Were Here (LP, Album)||AMIGA||8 55 979||German Democratic Republic (GDR)||1983||Sell This Version|
|5C 062-96918||Pink Floyd||Wish You Were Here (LP, Album, RE)||Harvest||5C 062-96918||Netherlands||1977||Sell This Version|
|2.11.0040||Pink Floyd||Wish You Were Here (CD, Album, RE)||Columbia||2.11.0040||Venezuela||1990||Sell This Version|