The Jam ‎– The Gift

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Polydor ‎– POLD 5055
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A1 Happy Together 2:52
A2 Ghosts 2:11
A3 Precious 4:14
A4 Just Who Is The Five O'Clock Hero? 2:18
A5 "Trans-Global Express"
Keyboards – Pete Wilson*
4:02
B1 Running On The Spot 3:07
B2 Circus
Written-By – Bruce Foxton
2:12
B3 The Planners Dream Goes Wrong 2:19
B4 Carnation 3:27
B5 Town Called Malice 2:58
B6 The Gift
Keyboards – Pete Wilson*
3:07

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Notes

Initial quantities of this release came packaged in a pink & white candy striped paper bag. Printed on the front of the bag in black ink is: 'The Jam' & '...A Gift' & the Cat #: 'POLD 5055'.

Includes a printed inner sleeve with lyrics.

Manufactured and distributed in the UK by Polydor Ltd., (p) & (c) 1982 Polydor Records Ltd. U.K.

All songs published by Chappell Music Ltd.

A very similar edition of The Gift credits publishers Morrison Leahy Music Ltd. on the labels for some of the songs.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label sides A & B): (2442 201)
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, Variant 1): POLD 5055 A // 3 ▽ ▽ 42 0 R 1 1 3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, Variant 1): POLD 5055 B // 2 ▽ 42 0 R 1 1 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, Variant 2): POLD 5055 A // 2 ▽ 420 R 11 1 3 ARUN
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, Variant 2): POLD 5055 B // 3 ▽ 420 R 1 1 9
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, Variant 3): POLD 5055 A // 1 ▽420 R 1 1 1 1 ARUN
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, Variant 3): POLD 5055 B // 1 ▽ 420 R 1 1 1 ARUN
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, Variant 4): POLD 5055 A // 1 ▽420 R 1 1 1 ARUN
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, Variant 4): POLD 5055 B // 2 ▽420 R 1 1 1 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, Variant 5): POLD 5055 A // 2 ▽ 420 R 11 4 ARUN
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, Variant 5): POLD 5055 B // 3 ▽ 420 R 1 1 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, Variant 6): POLD 5055 A // 2 ▽ 420 R 11 6 ARUN
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, Variant 6): POLD 5055 B // 4 ▽ 420 R 1 1 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, Variant 7): POLD 5055 A // 3 ▽▽ 420 R 11 3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, Variant 7): POLD 5055 B // 3 ▽ 420 R 11 4

Other Versions (5 of 56) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
2383 636 The Jam The Gift(LP, Album) Polydor 2383 636 Italy 1982 Sell This Version
823 285-2 The Jam The Gift(CD, Album, RE) Polydor 823 285-2 UK Unknown Sell This Version
PD-1-6349, 2383 636 The Jam The Gift(LP, Album) Polydor, Polydor PD-1-6349, 2383 636 US 1982 Sell This Version
P33P 25016 The Jam The Gift(CD, Album, RE, RP) Polydor P33P 25016 Japan 1989 Sell This Version
TRT POLY 5561 The Jam The Gift(Acetate, S/Sided, Mono) Polydor TRT POLY 5561 South Africa 1982 Sell This Version

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delicatessen

delicatessen

September 25, 2010
The original release of the album was on 12" vinyl, and initial copies came with a paper bag stating "The Jam... A Gift". These copies are increasingly difficult to find, especially in good condition.
(wikipedia.org)