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The Birthday PartyThe Friend Catcher

Label:4AD – AD 12
Format:
Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single
Country:UK
Released:
Genre:Rock
Style:New Wave, Punk

Tracklist

AThe Friend Catcher
Written-ByN.Cave*
4:21
B1Waving My Arms
Written-ByR.Howard*
2:17
B2Catman
Written-ByGene Vincent, B.Davis*
2:29
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Credits

Notes

Recorded January 1980. A Missing Link Production.
"In One Ear And Out The Other"
℗ 4 AD 1980
Beggars Banquet Music except B2: Campbell Connelly & Co

Timing printed on labels: A: 4.22 B1: 2.15 B2: 2.27

Three known sleeves: Paper sleeve with small round cut notch (5.7 cm), Cardstock sleeve with small round cut notch (5.7cm) and Cardstock sleeve with distinct large round cut notch (8.8 cm).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): AD 12 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): AD 12 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, variant 1): WEATP TOWNHOUSE AD 12 A1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, variant 1): AD 12 B-2 TA1PE-MB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched / stamped, variant 2): AD 12 A1 W7 TOWNHOUSE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched, variant 2): AD 12 B-2 TA1PE-MB. W-6
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched / stamped, variant 3): AD 12 A1 W - 7 TOWNHOUSE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched, variant 3): AD 12 B-2 TA1PE-MB.W-6 KD
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched / stamped variant 4): AD 12 A1 W-4 TOWNHOUSE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched, variant 4): AD 12 B-2 TA1PE-MB T-P1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched / stamped variant 5): AD 12 A1 W-10 TOWNHOUSE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched, variant 5): AD 12 B-2 TA1PE-MB
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, etched / stamped variant 6): AD 12 A1 W-2 TOWNHOUSE
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, etched, variant 6): AD 12 B-2 TA1PE-MB W-3

Reviews

  • totallyvinyl's avatar
    totallyvinyl
    Not mentioned in the description but there are 2 sleeves: 1.matt paper & 2. {very} semi-glossy thin card

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