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The ResidentsCommercial Album

Label:Ralph Records – RZ-8052-L
Format:
Vinyl, LP, Album, Misprint
Country:US
Released:
Genre:Electronic, Rock
Style:Avantgarde, Experimental

Tracklist

A1Easter Woman1:00
A2Perfect Love1:00
A3Picnic Boy1:00
A4End Of Home1:00
A5Amber1:00
A6Japanese Watercolor1:00
A7Secrets1:00
A8Die In Terror1:00
A9Red Rider1:00
A10My Second Wife1:00
A11Floyd1:00
A12Suburban Bathers1:00
A13Dimples And Toes1:00
A14The Nameless Souls1:00
A15Love Leaks Out1:00
A16Act Of Being Polite1:00
A17Medicine Man1:00
A18Tragic Bells1:00
A19Loss Of Innocence1:00
A20The Simple Song1:00
B21Ups And Downs1:00
B22Possessions1:00
B23Give It To Someone Else1:00
B24Phantom1:00
B25Less Not More1:00
B26My Work Is So Behind1:00
B27Birds In The Trees1:00
B28Handfull Of Desire1:00
B29Moisture1:00
B30Love Is...1:00
B31Troubled Man1:00
B32La La1:00
B33Loneliness1:00
B34Nice Old Man1:00
B35The Talk Of Creatures1:00
B36Fingertips1:00
B37In Between Dreams1:00
B38Margaret Freeman1:00
B39The Coming Of The Crow1:00
B40When We Were Young1:00
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Notes

First pressing of 15,000 copies:

- Purple Ralph logo on bottom right corner of the rear sleeve.
- No credits for manufacturing and copyright at the bottom of the rear cover (under the tracklisting).
- Incorrect track order printed on the rear sleeve for tracks 8 to 14. However, this track order is correct as printed on A-side label and is the one listed above.
- Comes with official 'Buy or Die' inner sleeve.
- Sequentially listed tracks on sleeve and on labels regardless of sides: 1 to 40.

© ℗ 1980, The Cryptic Corporation

The front cover artwork features a collage of John Travolta, Barbra Streisand and The Residents.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, hand-etched runout, JG intertwined in a circle): RZ-8052-L-A JG L-2731
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, hand-etched runout, JG intertwined in a circle): RZ-8052-L-B JG L-2731-X
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (5 of 37)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
Commercial Album (LP, Album, Repress)Ralph RecordsRZ-8052-LUS1980
Commercial Album (LP, Album)PRE Records, Ralph RecordsPRE X 2, PREX 2UK1980
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Commercial Album (LP, Album)Charisma, PRE Records6302 081Germany1980
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Commercial Album (LP, Album)RTC, Missing Link, Ralph RecordsRPH002New Zealand1980
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Commercial Album (LP, Album)Missing LinkLINK 9Australia1980

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  • recrecshop's avatar
    recrecshop
    ...this group changed alot in my life between 1978-83. specially with "duck
    stab/buster & glen" (78) and "commercial album" (80), but i chose the
    outrageous debut from 1974 with the legendary beatles gimmick-cover. to
    illustrate their creative potential of that peculiar era...

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