Wipers ‎– Is This Real? - Anniversary Edition: 1980 - 2020

Label:
Jackpot Records (3) ‎– JPR059
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Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Clear
Vinyl, 7", 33 ⅓ RPM
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Tracklist

Side +
A1 Return Of The Rat 2:36
A2 Mystery 1:45
A3 Up Front 3:05
A4 Let's Go Let's Go Away 1:47
A5 Is This Real? 2:37
A6 Tragedy 1:58
A7 Alien Boy 3:18
Side -
B1 D-7 4:05
B2 Potential Suicide 3:35
B3 Don't Know What I Am 3:00
B4 Window Shop For Love 2:58
B5 Wait A Minute 3:05
Original 4 Track Sessions
C1 Mystery
C2 Tragedy
D1 Let's Go Away
D2 Is This Real?

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Credits

Notes

Limited to 2000 copies.

Comes with show poster autographed by Greg Sage.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 843563123706
  • Matrix / Runout (Side +): S-86865 JPR 82 801 A NOTHINGS EVER GOING TO CHANGE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side -): S-86866 JPR 82 801-B FOR A WHILE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A (7-Inch)): JPR059-A SAFF
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B (7-Inch)): JPR059-B SAFF

Other Versions (5 of 22) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
P.A. 82801 Wipers Is This Real?(LP, Album) Park Avenue Records P.A. 82801 US 1979 Sell This Version
WS024 Wipers Is This Real?(LP, Album, RE) Weird System WS024 Germany 1987 Sell This Version
P.A. 82801 Wipers Is This Real?(LP, Album, RP, Cle) Park Avenue Records P.A. 82801 US 1987 Sell This Version
PSYCHO 22 Wipers Is This Real?(LP, Album, Unofficial) Psycho Records (11) PSYCHO 22 Unknown Sell This Version
SP190B Wipers Is This Real?(CD, Album, RE) Sub Pop, Park Avenue Records SP190B US Unknown Sell This Version

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areminder2102

areminder2102

September 11, 2020

I’m hanging on to this, shoulda been a classic. Sounds in your face and aggressive like the music’s supposed to.
rose1978

rose1978

September 9, 2020

Available, flippers bla bla and the same old stupidities..

Does this REISSUE sounds enough good?????
kreiss97sp

kreiss97sp

September 1, 2020
Available at Greg’s zenorecords.com store as of 12:00pm 9/1/2020. Go grab it quick.
jon.torrez.3

jon.torrez.3

August 31, 2020
edited about 1 month ago

I'll talk non-flipper related business (hiss hiss at those fellas for sure) and get to the record itself: unless you're a die-hard like me, you likely don't need this release since all of it has been previously released in some form over the years. The first thing I noticed was a slight wobble/warp that did not effect play. In fact, I had that issue with more than one RSD release this year. It's not too bad, luckily and the record itself sounds fantastic. Maybe it's a placebo effect of sorts but it does sound different than the previous reissues with more detail. You can definitely feel and hear that tube-y guitar sound made so famous by Greg Sage. The reflective material used for the album art is a nice touch and helps further distinguish this from previous pressings. This might have benefited from being a gatefold considering the addition of the 7". The single sleeve felt a bit overstuffed. Pretty cool over all. I'd give this a solid 4.
Lewcifer

Lewcifer

August 30, 2020
This is available again on the Jackpot website as of August 30.
nicemisfit

nicemisfit

August 29, 2020
Is this getting a standard black pressing later on?? Usually that is the case
AlexMelisz

AlexMelisz

August 29, 2020
Pressing sounds fantastic and the whole package feels really high quality.