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GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo GNPS 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
2023 The Seeds The Seeds(4-Trk, Album) GNP Crescendo 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
LW-405 The Seeds The Seeds(LP) Large World LW-405 Taiwan 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS-2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS-2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 Canada 1966 Sell This Version
GNPS 2023, GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNPS 2023, GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNPS 2023, GNPS-2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNPS 2023, GNPS-2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
ORLP-4110 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, Bag) Orbe ORLP-4110 Venezuela 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023, ST 90959 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, Club) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, ST 90959 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, Mono) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 Canada 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, Mono) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023, T-90959, T 90959 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, Mono, Club) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, T-90959, T 90959 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, Mono, Promo) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RP) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Mono) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Mono) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Mono) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1966 Sell This Version
POP 10 The Seeds Il "new sound" I Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo POP 10 Italy 1967 Sell This Version
SM 1544 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) Som Maior SM 1544 Brazil 1967 Sell This Version
No. 276 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) Circulo Musical No. 276 Venezuela 1967 Sell This Version
SNTF 746 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) Sonet SNTF 746 UK 1978 Sell This Version
M. BOX 131, SMB 131 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) Music-Box, Music-Box M. BOX 131, SMB 131 Greece 1981 Sell This Version
722006 The Seeds The Seeds(Cass, Album, RE) Vogue, GNP Crescendo 722006 France 1982 Sell This Version
OLLP 5021 AS The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) Line Records OLLP 5021 AS Germany 1982 Sell This Version
522006 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) Vogue, GNP Crescendo 522006 France 1982 Sell This Version
LLP 5021, OLLP 5021, 66.22 969 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) Line Records, Line/OutLine, Line/OutLine LLP 5021, OLLP 5021, 66.22 969 Germany 1982 Sell This Version
M. BOX 131, EXTRA MAXI 131, GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) Music-Box, Music-Box, Music-Box M. BOX 131, EXTRA MAXI 131, GNP 2023 Greece 1986 Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(CD, RE) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US 1987 Sell This Version
IMCD 9.00167 O The Seeds Pushin Too Hard/First(CD, Album, RE) Impact (6) IMCD 9.00167 O Germany 1988 Sell This Version
IMCD 9.00167 O The Seeds Pushin' Too Hard/First(CD, Album, RE) Impact (6) IMCD 9.00167 O Germany 1988 Sell This Version
KICP 2164 The Seeds The Seeds+8(CD, Album, RE, RM) GNP Crescendo KICP 2164 Japan 1991 Sell This Version
S125006 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, RE, 125) Simply Vinyl S125006 UK 2001 Sell This Version
S125026 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, RE, TP, 125) Simply Vinyl S125026 UK 2001 Sell This Version
GET 90628, get 90628 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE, Red) Get Back, Get Back GET 90628, get 90628 Italy 2003 Sell This Version
GET 628 P The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Pic, RE) Get Back GET 628 P Italy 2003 Sell This Version
GET 628 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, RE) Get Back GET 628 Italy 2003 Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US 2009 Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US 2009 Sell This Version
HYCA-2032 The Seeds The Seeds(CD, Album, RE, RM) Birdsong, Hayabusa Landings, GNP Crescendo HYCA-2032 Japan 2010 Sell This Version
CDWIKD 308 The Seeds The Seeds(CD, Album, Mono, RE, RM) Big Beat Records CDWIKD 308 UK & Europe 2012 Sell This Version
GNPD 2292 The Seeds The Seeds(CD, Album, Mono, RE, RM) Big Beat Records GNPD 2292 US 2012 Sell This Version
GNP 2299 The Seeds The Seeds(Dlx, 50t + LP, Album, Mono, RM + LP, Comp) GNP Crescendo GNP 2299 US 2016 Sell This Version
IMLP 4.00167 J, IMLP 4.00167 The Seeds First Album / Pushin Too Hard(LP, Album, RE, Whi) Impact (6), Impact (6) IMLP 4.00167 J, IMLP 4.00167 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
KICP 2164 The Seeds The Seeds+8(CD, Album, RE, RM, Unofficial) GNP Crescendo (2) KICP 2164 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
P-117 The Seeds The Seeds(8-Trk, Album) Palisade P-117 US Unknown Sell This Version
GNP 5 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(Cass) GNP Crescendo GNP 5 2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
ACR-4 5201 The Seeds The Seeds(Cass, Album) GNP Crescendo ACR-4 5201 US Unknown Sell This Version
722006 The Seeds The Seeds(Cass, Album, RE, Unofficial) GNP Crescendo (2), Vogue (2) 722006 Unknown Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
GNPS 2023, GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNPS 2023, GNP 2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
GNP 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album) GNP Crescendo GNP 2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
SMB 131, M. BOX 131 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) Music Box International, Music Box International SMB 131, M. BOX 131 Greece Unknown Sell This Version
522006 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) Vogue, GNP Crescendo 522006 France Unknown Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
LLP 5021 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) Line Records LLP 5021 Germany Unknown Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RE) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, Album, RP) GNP Crescendo, GNP Crescendo GNP 2023, GNPS 2023 US Unknown Sell This Version
S125006 The Seeds The Seeds(LP, RE, 160) Simply Vinyl S125006 UK Unknown Sell This Version

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towHee89

towHee89

January 19, 2018
edited 10 months ago
referencing The Seeds, LP, Album, GNPS 2023, GNP 2023
I'm trying to figure out the difference between this release: 10581757 and 9606121 https://www.discogs.com/The-Seeds-The-Seeds/release/9606121. They look identical except the second one (9606121) doesn't say the Mono cat # is on the front, but the photograph does show it. Mine seems to be this version, but I honestly can't find any difference between these two releases other than the description. Any thoughts?
jul.guillot

jul.guillot

September 1, 2017
referencing The Seeds, LP, Album, RE, GNP 2023, GNPS 2023

I think this release The Seeds - The Seeds is the same as The Seeds - The Seeds. And the last sign of the matrix number is not a "ℬ" but rather "CB" as indicated on the other release.
streetmouse

streetmouse

February 28, 2017
edited about 1 year ago
referencing The Seeds, LP, Album, GNPS 2023

The Seeds are one of those bands who just jumbles my brain, and it’s not because of the music so much, it’s because of the band’s demeanor, how they viewed themselves, and that they were more than willing be ‘pushin’ too hard’ to not only make a name for themselves, but keep that brand alive … and a brand it was.

Certainly The Seeds rose out of the psychedelic flower power era, and rode that Haight Ashbury wave with their looks and presentation.  There are also those who are going to attempt to tell you that The Seeds laid down the fundamentals for the punk movement that would shake the world some ten years into the future.  In reality, The Seeds, though primarily frontman Sky Saxon, were a quintessential Sunset Strip band of the mid 60’s, with Saxon being an over exuberant LA and Topanga Canyon nomad who literally took far too much acid, far too often to think clearly.  

Regardless, the album still has a positive hue around it, with many claiming that it was one of the best garage psych albums of all time, with new listeners continually discovering the release, entranced with its awkward yet jubilant sparkle, with critics saying, ”The album is brilliantly simple, a headlong surge of fuzz drenched guitars, bubbling organ riffs, and raw throat tearing vocals.”  While later albums would move more towards the essence of psychedelia, it’s this 1966 release that the band is, and will forever be known for, both defining them in and of a moment from which they seemed doomed never to be able to shake, never able to progress further, as they were always being pulled back into this outing, and that historic single, “Pushin’ Too Hard.”

And therein lies my personal dilemma with The Seed … The Monkees had a television show during this time, and then there was Partridge Family, but one can dismiss or excuse these bands because they were designed and set up to be part of a television show, and not as ‘official bands.’  But The Seeds were a rock n’ roll outfit, a band with a leader who was a confused angst ridden outsider who was desperate for a bit of love and acceptance.  And to that end there was nothing the band wouldn’t promote to stay in the limelight, including guest appearances on some of the worst of the worst sitcoms of our time.  Sure, I thought it was a hoot to see The Seeds on television, to see the fashion and the style of the times smacked up against that of the older generation and the status quo straight laced establishment stars of these shows.  Over time, with this constant exposure, I began not to take The Seeds any more seriously than I took the fake band The Archies.

Yes, I would love to sit down and be able to listen to The Seeds and delight in remembering those days, when in reality, with each word I type, I can see nothing but this [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HQWVHvjdfZw], dumbfounding-ly swimming through my head.

*** The Fun Facts: Sky Saxon, Richard Marsh, also known as Little Richie Marsh, was born in Utah in 1937, which would make him over 30 at the time of this release … and we all know that in 1966, one could not trust anyone over 30, hence he would never pin down his actual date of birth.

In 1973, he became a member of the Source Family religious group, a Hollywood Hills commune led by YaHoWha (a restaurateur, whose real name was Jim Baker) who gave Saxon the names Sunlight and Arlick.

Review by Jenell Kesler
jeffdove

jeffdove

January 28, 2017
referencing The Seeds, LP, Album, GNPS 2023
"Includes GNP Crescendo blue/white inner sleeve."

My understanding is that these inner sleeves came with 80s re-issues.
druun

druun

January 10, 2017
referencing The Seeds, Dlx, 50t + LP, Album, Mono, RM + LP, Comp, GNP 2299
not sure if this is just my copy or this is an error across all copies but i am missing track C7 "Nobody Spoil My Fun (alternate overdub, take 3a)." it's listed in the insert but isn't on the record or the label.
coldoffthepress

coldoffthepress

July 11, 2016
referencing The Seeds, LP, GNP 2023

After buying this "stereo" LP last week I noticed that the side A runout info is the same as Discogs 7315777 and 4283462 (mono pressings), but the B side is the same as 4187853 (early stereo issue). Planning to rip this and take a closer look when I have some time.
gashnois

gashnois

June 12, 2016
referencing The Seeds, LP, Album, RE, SNTF 746
My copy has the labels reversed. Still sounds fantastic though!
germ007

germ007

March 17, 2016
referencing The Seeds, LP, Album, RP, GNP 2023, GNPS 2023
I think I have this release but the seeds reflection on mine is the normal green and not black. Anyone have a clue is to the year?
patientot

patientot

January 28, 2016
referencing The Seeds, LP, Album, RE, GNP 2023, GNPS 2023
Fake stereo. The only way to get the album in Mono is to seek out a 60s pressing on vinyl or get the 2012 Big Beat CD reissue. The pressing itself is nothing special either.