David Bowie ‎– Space Oddity

RCA Victor ‎– LSP-4813
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Stereo

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A1 Space Oddity
Arranged By – David Bowie, Paul BuckmasterProducer – Gus Dudgeon
A2 Unwashed And Somewhat Slightly Dazed 6:09
A3 Letter To Hermione 2:30
A4 Cygnet Committee 9:22
B1 Janine 3:22
B2 An Occasional Dream 2:54
B3 The Wild Eyed Boy From Freecloud 4:46
B4 God Knows I'm Good 3:17
B5 Memory Of A Free Festival 7:06

Companies, etc.



Reissue by RCA of David Bowie - David Bowie, non laminated card sleeve with a new design; Printed in England by Robert Stace. Note that this reissue drops track A2.2 'Don't Sit Down' that appears on the original 1969 release.
"Previously released on Philips Records SBL 7912" in front bottom right corner - text is on one line only, other issues have it split onto two lines.
Orange labels are semi-glossy, headers read: Side1Stereo and Side2Stereo and have four lines of text in white at the bottom in a semi-circle.
Matrix variations start at BPRS 4501 1E / BPRS 4502-1E, subsequent issues may have MainMan replacing Titanic Music in the credits and a MainMan logo on back cover.
Inner sleeve with lyrics printed in blue and pink, LSP-4813, Printed in England, also crediting Titanic Music.
Some copies, issued with a 21"x24" poster of the cover shot, also had a black & white peelable sticker stating: David Bowie Poster Enclosed.

A1, B3, B5: Essex Music International
A2 to A4, B1, B2, B4: Titanic Music/ Chrysalis

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): BPRS 4501
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): BPRS 4502
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side A, stamped): BPRS 4501 1E
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side B, stamped): BPRS 4502-1E
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side A, etched): BPRS 4502-2E (Side 1) A3
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side B, BPRS 4502-1E is stamped, the rest is Etched): BPRS 4502-1E ( Side 2) A6
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out Side A, etched. Variant 3): BPRS 4501-2E A1 H
  • Matrix / Runout (Run-out side B, stamped. Variant 3): BPRS 4502-1E A4 A K

Other Versions (5 of 188) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SBL 7912, SBL.7912, 852 146 BY David Bowie David Bowie(LP, Album, Gat) Philips, Philips, Philips SBL 7912, SBL.7912, 852 146 BY UK 1969 Sell This Version
LSP-4813 David Bowie Space Oddity(LP, Album, Unofficial, Blu) RCA Victor (2) LSP-4813 UK Unknown Sell This Version
461.008 David Bowie Space Oddity(LP, Album, RE) RCA Victor 461.008 France 1983 Sell This Version
LSP-4813 David Bowie Space Oddity(LP, Album) RCA Victor LSP-4813 Israel 1974 Sell This Version
LSP-4813 David Bowie Space Oddity(LP, Album, Unofficial, Bro) RCA Victor (2) LSP-4813 UK 2014 Sell This Version



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May 14, 2017
My copy is mis-labelled with Perry Como: And I Love You So on the A-side, which is unusual.