Talk Talk ‎– It's My Life

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EMI America ‎– ST-17113
Vinyl, LP, Album, Winchester Pressing


A1 Dum Dum Girl
Written-By – T. Friese-Greene*
A2 Such A Shame 5:39
A3 Renée 6:20
A4 It's My Life
Written-By – T. Friese-Greene*
B1 Tomorrow Started 5:56
B2 The Last Time
Written-By – I. Curnow*
B3 Call In The Night Boy
Mixed By – Walter SamuelWritten-By – S. Brenner*
B4 Does Caroline Know? 4:35
B5 It's You 4:41

Companies, etc.



© ℗ 1984 EMI Records Ltd.
Mastered at EMI America/Liberty Recording Studio.
Recorded in England

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 0 7777-17113-1
  • Barcode (Scan): 077771711312
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Label): ST-17113
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Label): ST-17113
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-A, etched): ST-1-17113-P.5
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-B, etched): ST-2-17113-P.11
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-A, stamped): MASTERED AT LIBERTY ─◁
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-B, stamped): MASTERED AT EMI/A ─◁
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-A, etched, Variant 1): ST-1-17113-P.4 ST-1-[17116 - crossed out]-P.4 #2 ─◁
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-B, etched, Variant 1): [ST-2-17116-P.5 - crossed out] ST-2-17113-P.5 ─◁
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-A, etched, Variant 2): ST-1-17113-P4 ST-1-[17116 crossed out].P.4 #2 ─◁
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-B, etched, Variant 2): [ST-2-17116-P.5 - crossed out] ST-2-17113-P.5 #2 ─◁
  • Matrix / Runout (Side-A & B stamped, Variant 1&2): MASTERED BY LIBERTY

Seller Terms

Howlinrock is a partnership of two individuals who have a common love for music and each other. An early exposure to the sounds that would define an era and change a generation forged a lifelong connection to music, which also brought with it a deep appreciation of the artists and the music our parents loved. Music brings people together, connects us, evokes feelings that have no name, and heals in ways no medicine can. John has been collecting since child hood, evolving into an audiophile and musicologist while over the years Denise has supported John’s collecting with her love of listening, which has allowed her knowledge to grow. Feel free to ask us questions. Most of the items we sell here are from our private collection coming from a pet free smoke free home. Payment and shipping are as follows:

Except for CDs in jewel cases, most all items have been stored (and will be shipped) in protective sleeves to keep the covers as new as possible.

Please send payment within 48 hours or less Please allow 1-2 business days after payment is received for processing and shipment of your order. We are proud and prompt with our shipping.

Items will be packed with loving care and shipped AS safely as possible; CDs are sent in padded envelopes and LPs in LP-specific shipping boxes.

Double CDs will be charged as 1 if they come in a thin double CD jewel case, and as 2 if they come in a thicker jewel case which weighs twice as much.

SHIPPING RATES (Includes cost of packing materials):

$ 5.00 for first single/double LP or CD via USPS Media Mail (includes tracking number)
$ 2.00 for each additional LP or CD. Triple LP/CDs count as 3, Quadruple as 4.

I will not be responsible for any packages lost in transit or for any VAT, import and customs fees. I will only send packages to most Euro counties with tracking. Please contact me first for postage fees and understand this is to protect you and me. Expensive? Yes.

1 CD or LP $ 15 via First Class International
Each additional LP or CD $ 3

First Class Airmail $ 21 for single/double LP, $ 5 each additional single/double LP
First Class Airmail: $ 15 for first CD, $ 4 for each additional CD
Priority Mail (with insurance) $ 55 for one CD or LP

The following are the Goldmine standards for grading
• Mint (M) Absolutely perfect in every way. Certainly never been played, possibly even still sealed. (More on still sealed under "Other Considerations"). Should be sealed.
• Near Mint (NM or M-) A nearly perfect record. Many dealers won't give a grade higher than this implying (perhaps correctly) that no record is ever truly perfect.

The record should show no obvious signs of wear. A 45 RPM or EP sleeve should have no more than the most minor defects, such as almost invisible ring wear or other signs of slight handling.

An LP cover should have no creases, folds, seam splits or other noticeable similar defects. No cut-out holes, either. And of course, the same should be true of any other inserts, such as posters, lyric sleeves and the like.

Basically, an LP in near mint condition looks as if you just got it home from a new record store and removed the shrink wrap.

Near Mint is the highest price listed in all Goldmine price guides. Anything that exceeds this grade, in the opinion of both buyer and seller, is worth significantly more than the highest Goldmine book value.

• Very Good Plus (VG+) generally worth 50 percent of the Near Mint value.

A Very Good Plus record will show some signs that it was played and otherwise handled by a previous owner who took good care of it.

Record surfaces may show some signs of wear and may have slight scuffs or very light scratches that don't affect one's listening experiences. Slight warps that do not affect the sound are "OK".

The label may have some ring wear or discoloration, but it should be barely noticeable. The center hole will not have been misshapen by repeated play.

Picture sleeves and LP inner sleeves will have some slight wear, lightly turned up corners, or a slight seam split. An LP cover may have slight signs of wear also and may be marred by a cut-out hole, indentation or corner indicating it was taken out of print and sold at a discount.
In general, if not for a couple things wrong with it, this would be Near Mint. All but the most mint-crazy collectors will find a Very Good Plus record highly acceptable.

• Very Good (VG) Generally worth 25 percent of Near Mint value. Many of the defects found in a VG+ record will be more pronounced in a VG disc. Surface noise will be evident upon playing, especially in soft passages and during a song's intro and fade, but will not overpower the music otherwise. Groove wear will start to be noticeable, as with light scratches (deep enough to feel with a fingernail) that will affect the sound.

Labels may be marred by writing, or have tape or stickers (or their residue) attached. The same will be true of picture sleeves or LP covers. However, it will not have all of these problems at the same time, only two or three of them.

Goldmine price guides with more than one price will list Very Good as the lowest price. This, not the Near Mint price, should be your guide when determining how much a record is worth, as that is the price a dealer will normally pay you for a Near Mint record.

• Good (G), Good Plus (G+) Generally worth 10-15 percent of the Near Mint value. Good does not mean Bad! A record in Good or Good Plus condition can be put onto a turntable and will play through without skipping. But it will have significant surface noise and scratches and visible groove wear (on a styrene record, the groove will be starting to turn white).

A cover or sleeve will have seam splits, especially at the bottom or on the spine. Tape, writing, ring wear or other defects will start to overwhelm the object.

It is a common item; you'll probably find another copy in better shape eventually. Pass it up. But, if it's something you have been seeking for years, and the price is right, get it...but keep looking to upgrade.

• Poor (P), Fair (F) Generally worth 0-5 percent of the Near Mint price. The record is cracked, badly warped, and won't play through without skipping or repeating. The picture sleeve is water damaged, split on all three seams and heavily marred by wear and writing. The LP cover barely keeps the LP inside it. Inner sleeves are fully seam split, crinkled, and written upon.

Except for impossibly rare records otherwise unattainable, records in this condition should be bought or sold for no more than a few cents each.

All orders can be consolidated to buyer’s satisfaction. We charge only for the cost of time, packaging and posting.
Returns and refunds your satisfaction is very important to us!

$33.99 + $4.65 shipping