With the current economic climate, I’m selling my Unknown Pleasure, Closer and Still UK 1st pressings. This is gut wrenching for me, but I have to do it. I’m offering them here, not on Ebay.
Here is the rundown.
1. Unknown Pleasures
A: 'Step” “A Porky Prime Cut” “FACT 10 - Inside A”
B: 'This is the way' “A Porky Prime Cut” “FACT 10 - Outside B”
Rare, Translucent Red vinyl.
Textured outer sleeve with "Printed and made in Great Britain by Garrod & Lofthouse Ltd" in the lower right-hand side of the rear sleeve.
Rounded inter sleeve
A: “Old Blue”. “FACT 25 A - 1”
B “FACT 25 B - 1”
Black labels with silver lettering.
Outer sleeve is coarse fiber-board paper
Inner sleeve fiber paper with rounded corners with "Garrod & Lofthouse" in the credits.
A: “The Chicken Non Stop” “FACT 40 A” “TOWN HOUSE”
B: There are chicken foot prints. “FACT 40 B” “TOWN HOUSE”
C: There are chicken foot prints. “FACT 40 C” “TOWN HOUSE”
D: “The Chicken Stops Here” “FACT 40 D” “TOWN HOUSE”
White labels with Silver lettering
Hessian sleeve with white ribbon.
Inter Sleeves are heavy Fiber-paper.
Inter Vinyl holders are heavy Fiber-paper.
Bottom of Rear inter-sleeve is “Printed by Garrod & Lofthouse”
The jewel of the collection is my copy of Closer. It’s in pristine condition. The sleeve, inter-sleeve, and vinyl are in amazing condition. Unknown Pleasures and Still show wear, but the vinyl is in very good condition. I will provide pictures to those who are interested. Send me a Private message with any questions.
I’m also selling my Komackino 1st pressing. Live at the Lyceum Ballroom Feb 29, 1980.
Groove notations: None.
Labels inside Runoff groove:
A: The woman on the cover has “Inside” near her arms.
B: Black label with white writing. “Joy Division” “Komackino” “J.D. 01” “OUTSIDE” “GD 01 MADE IN UK”
Sleeve is not glossy.
Dmxi, I know you will read this. Still holding the “Try To Cure Yourself” boot for you mate.....lol