Live Dates - Printings

A major part of the printing data is derived from the The Illustrated Collector's Guide to WISHBONE ASH. The book was written by Andy Powell. Published in 1995 by Collector's Guide Publishing, ISBN 1-896522-11-4. The discography section and catalogue numbers are by Dr. John (see About... Acknowledgements).

CDs Cat# Year Comments
USA
MCA MCAD 10396 1992  
GER
MCA MCD 10396-1&2 1992  
JPN
Vivid Sound Coporation VSCD-9162 2014 Mini LP in cardboard sleeve
("...Coporation." That's the publisher's company name.)
MCA UICY-25385 2013 (†) March 2013 reissue of the 2010 SHMCD.
Now in standard jewel box.
MCA UICY94488 2011 Reprint of the 2010 SHMCD.
Paper sleeve imitating the original gatefold LP.
MCA UICY94488 2010 Paper sleeve imitating the original gatefold LP.
SHMCD (Super High Material CD).
No bonus tracks.
WARNING!
DUBIOUS QUALITY REMASTER.

Click here for details.
MCA UICY9082/3 2007 Paper sleeve imitating the original gatefold album.
Re-print, originally released in 2001.
MCA UICY9082/3 2001 Paper sleeve imitating the original gatefold album.
Different mastering than in the US/German release.
MCA UICY2384/5 1992 Different mastering than in the US/German release
MCA MCVM 185 6 1992  
UK
Beat Goes On BGOCD 293 2012 Re-issue of BGO's 1995 release. Back side of jewel box somewhat altered. See Cover Art.
Beat Goes On BGOCD 293 1995 REMASTERED!
Live from Memphis version of "Phoenix" not included. Most songs cut down to fit on one CD (the small talk between songs removed).
FRA
LMLR 782 034 2013 "Limited Edition" 2CD. Paper sleeve imitating the original LP
       
LPs Cat# Year Comments
UK
MCA ULD2-1/2 1973 (+) Gatefold.
Pink label.
MCA MCSP 254 1974 (+) Gatefold.
Black Rainbow label.
MCA MCSP 254 1974 (+) Gatefold.
Black Rainbow label.
Mis-stamped copy
MCA MCSP 254 1974(?) (+) Gatefold with poster song sheet.
Blue Sky Rainbow label.
USA
MCA 2 8006 1973 (+) Gatefold with 8 page booklet
Black Rainbow label.
MCA 2 8006 1973 (+) Sample copy with 8 page booklet.
Black Rainbow label.
MCA 2 8006 1973(?) Gatefold with 8 page booklet.
Pictures on the inside in black and white.
Track list with credits on sleeve's back side.
Blue Sky Rainbow label.
MCA 2 8006 1973 Single sleeve
MCA Unknown 1973 (+) Single sleeve white label test pressing with 4 tracks on one side only.
GER
ARIOLA 300-748-406 1973 (+), (+) Gatefold.
Blue Sky Rainbow label.
MCA MAPS 7169-D/1-2 (6 28170) 1973 (*), (+) Gatefold.
Brown Rainbow label.
MCA MAPS 7169 1973 (+) Gatefold.
White label test pressing dated 6/11/73.
MCA 7169-D/1-2 1973 () Inside fold out as on American and Japan printings, not as European printings usually have.
MCA 250.426 1 1973 (+) Gatefold.
Blue Sky Rainbow label.
MCA 82.002 1973 (+) Gatefold.
Black Rainbow label.
MCA MOVLP454 ???? (+) Gatefold.
Blue Sky Rainbow label.
JPN
MCA 9244-45 1973 (+) Gatefold with booklet.
Brown Rainbow label.
OBI variations:
Blue.
White/Blue.
White/Red.
MCA 9244-45 1973 (+) White label promo release.
Gatefold with booklet.
Blue OBI.
MCA VIM 9513~4 1973 (+) Gatefold with booklet.
Brown Rainbow label + Green OBI.
FRA
MCA 410012/3 ???? (+), (+) Gatefold.
Cream label.
MCA 300 748 ???? (+) Gatefold. Different inside cover.
Blue Sky Rainbow label.
NL
Music On Vinyl MOVLP454 2013 180 gram vinyl.
Printed on the sleeve:
"Made in the EU"
The company is in Holland,
but the EAN barcode points
to South Africa...
Blue Sky Rainbow label.
MCA 5C 182 95079/80 1973 Inside fold out pictures as on US printing, but in colour.
(+) Gatefold.
Brown Rainbow label.
ITA
DISCHI AMCAL 24076 1974 (+) With 8 page booklet
(+) Gatefold.
Black Rainbow label.
MCA MAPD 7169 1973 Inside fold out as on American and Japan printings, not as European printings usually have.
(+) Black Rainbow label.
ESP
MCA S 50 031/32 1974 (+) Gatefold with Spanish leaflet.
Black label.
TUR
MCA On sleeve: 421087
On label: MCA2-8006
1974 (+) Single sleeve
Red/Pink/Red label
SWE
MCA MCA2-8006
69-4345
1977 (+) Gatefold with poster insert.
"Export only copy for sale
outside continental USA only.
Sweden 69-4345. "
Cream label.
AUS
MCA MAPS 7169 1973 (+) Gatefold.
Brown Rainbow label.
NZL
MCA MAP S 7169 1973 (+) Gatefold with song list insert.
Brown Rainbow label.
CAN
MCA 2 8006 1973 (+) Gatefold with 8 page booklet.
Black Rainbow label.
VEN
MCA MAPS7169-1-2 1974 (+), (+) Gatefold.
Light Blue Rainbow label.
MCA 190012 1974  
KOR
??? B1042 1974(?) (+) Single Sleeve.
Yellow label.
MCs Cat# Year Comments
UK
MCA TC2-MCSP 254 1974 (×)
       

(*) Cat# corrected by Wolfgang Schmidt.
(+) Printing information courtesy of Ben Reinhardt.
(+) Printing and/or label color information courtesy of Ben Reinhardt.
() Printing information courtesy of Roland Koller.
(×) Cat # correction courtesy of Philippe Gweganton.
(†) Printing information courtesy of Neil Hunt.

 

Written by: Rainer Frilund - Last update: Aug, 2016