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The Smiths - Meat Is Murder (LP, Album, All) (Near Mint (NM or M-))

The Smiths - Meat Is Murder (LP, Album, All) (Near Mint (NM or M-))

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Media Condition:  Near Mint (NM or M-)
Sleeve Condition: Near Mint (NM or M-)
Country:    US  
11 Feb 1985
Genre:       Rock
Style:         Alternative Rock, Indie Rock

sleeve is a beautiful NM- , flat and has great color tone, corners and edges are tight and looks almost new // Vinyl is gorgeous. i could spot 1 hairline and 3 very small paper scuffs upon very close inspection. at a glance it looks stunningly glossy and clean. this is your "FOREVER" copy =)


Allied Pressing with label variation: 1) "SIRE®" appears to right of Sire logo; 2) rim text along bottom reads "Sire Records Company - Marketed by Warner Bros. Records, Inc. - 3300 Warner Blvd. , Burbank, Calif. 91510 - Made in U.S.A."

"SLM △" in the runout etching indicates that the lacquer disc was processed at, and the metal parts used to manufacture the record were made at Sheffield Lab Matrix.

Rear and inner sleeves omit "How Soon Is Now?"
Recorded at Amazon Studios, Liverpool and Ridge Farm, Surrey.
Mixed at Island Studios, London, Winter 1984.
Cover star culled from Emile de Antonio's "In the Year of the Pig."
Includes printed inner sleeve with lyrics.

1st cat number label; 2nd sleeve


A1. The Headmaster Ritual 4:52
A2. Rusholme Ruffians 4:19
A3. I Want The One I Can't Have 3:13
A4. What She Said 2:40
A5. That Joke Isn't Funny Anymore 4:57
B1. How Soon Is Now? 6:43
B2. Nowhere Fast 2:35
B3. Well I Wonder 4:00
B4. Barbarism Begins At Home 6:55
B5. Meat Is Murder 6:02


Barcode and Other Identifiers:

Barcode 0 7599-25269-1
Matrix / Runout 1 25269 A RE1-SH4 ɑ B-20665-Re1-SH4 SLM △8793 1-2
Matrix / Runout 1 25269 B RE1 SH2 ɑ B-20666-Re1-SH2 SLM △8793-X 1-2
Other A
Matrix / Runout 1 25369 A RE1 SH3 ɑ B-20665-Re1 SH3 SLM △8793 1-1
Matrix / Runout 1 25369 B RE1 SH3 ɑ B-20666-Re1-SH3 SLM △8793-X 1-1
Rights Society BMI


Recorded At Amazon Studios
Recorded At Ridge Farm Studios
Mixed At Island Studios
Mastered At Sheffield Lab Matrix
Pressed By Allied Record Company
Phonographic Copyright (p) Sire Records Company
Copyright (c) Sire Records Company
Published By Morrissey / Marr Songs, Ltd.
Marketed By Warner Bros. Records Inc.

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