Records that you have that were immediately withdrawn

Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Larry Geller, Aug 14, 2014.

  1. mickey g

    mickey g Forum Resident

  2. EasterEverywhere

    EasterEverywhere Forum Resident

    I've actually had a couple of copies of this.One I kept one I flipped.
    Me too,except mine is on Philips.Bought it not long after it came out as a cutout
  3. OldJohnRobertson

    OldJohnRobertson Martyr for Even Less

    Durham, NC
    I have an original 1996 US CD of Porcupine Tree's Signify album on C&S Records. It was withdrawn after about a week and replaced about a month later with a new pressing on Ark21 Records.
  4. Mylene

    Mylene Forum Resident

    frente ~ lonely. The original CD single was withdrawn and two tracks (a New Order cover and a track with Ween) were added to the reissue.
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  5. asdf35

    asdf35 Forum Resident

    Austin TX
    I had the Mr Bungle cassette with "Travolta" song title that was later re-named "Quote Unquote" after a quote from a lawyer.
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  6. bug2362

    bug2362 Forum Resident

    Seattle, WA
    I have the Dutch Import of this
  7. Buggyhair

    Buggyhair Forum Resident

    Ann Arbor, MI
    The original commercial release was also quickly deleted and re-released due to errors on the cover. I have a couple of sealed copies of that. I always wondered if it was a marketing stunt.
  8. The Trinity

    The Trinity Forum Resident

    I see you and raise you one.

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  9. SteveMac

    SteveMac Forum Resident

    My brother had this, and I recall the version of "Heartless" was much better than the later-released one. That's my only memory of the differences.
  10. SteveMac

    SteveMac Forum Resident

    Does "Smell the Glove" count??? :D
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  11. boggs

    boggs Multichannel Machiavellian

    Mike Oldfield PLATINUM . Original pressing actually has the song SALLY on side two.
  12. Andrew

    Andrew Chairman of the Bored

    Only if it's the pressing encoded with Dubly.
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  13. owsley

    owsley Forum Resident

    Mott The Hoople - UK 1st pressing of debut lp without R&R Queen and all songs totally different early mixes
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  14. Jerry James

    Jerry James Rorum Fesident

    I have both the 12" and the CD (single) of The Chameleons "Tony Fletcher Walked On Water...". It was quickly withdrawn after it was released by a band member without the other members knowledge/consent.
  15. Jerry James

    Jerry James Rorum Fesident

    I also have my original US cd of The Stone Roses debut without "Fool's Gold" on it. I don't know how many were made; but I've never seen another one, though I'm sure they are out there.
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  16. hutlock

    hutlock Forum Resident

    Cleveland, OH, USA
    I've got this too. Or rather my Ex girlfriend does.
  17. hutlock

    hutlock Forum Resident

    Cleveland, OH, USA
    I was working music press and got this promo and still have it -- I've still never heard the actual RELEASED version because the versions I purchased were in the "pill" pack and I never wanted to crack them open! I have the single disc and the 12 disc versions and I've never popped the pills (ha).
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  18. I bought two copies of the pill pack when it came out (total Spacemen 3/Spiritualized/Spectrum freak). Opened and played one and mothballed the other. Also still have an unopened 12 disc pack!
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  19. longdist01

    longdist01 Forum Resident

    Chicago, IL USA
    7 weeks later in November 1974...

  20. InStepWithTheStars

    InStepWithTheStars It's a miracle, let it alter you

    It was because of this album's withdrawal that the other band with songs called "Shine On" and "Money" released an album called Wish You Were Here, for the record!
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  21. elaterium

    elaterium Forum Resident

    The Wozard of Iz by Mort Garson.
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  22. Thorpy

    Thorpy Well-Known Member

    I have the Frankie Goes To Hollywood "Liverpool" CD reissue on Salvo / Union Square / ZTT that was withdrawn when the band objected to several of the additional tracks included. This is numbered as Element 15 and seems to be pretty rare on eBay.
  23. klyph

    klyph Forum Resident

    I have P.M. Dawn's ****ed Music on CD.
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  24. rockclassics

    rockclassics Forum Resident

    Arkansas, USA
    Sure wish this one would get reissued. Yes - I know it can be "found" out there on the web.
  25. fr in sc

    fr in sc Forum Resident

    Hanahan, SC
    Still in shrink-wrap, no less!! Ich bin impressed!!!

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