The Clash - The Clash (1977 1st UK with rare 4 page insert EX/VG+)



Early issue with "Copyright Control" publishing credits compared to later issues, with no "Nineden Ltd./Riva Mus. Ltd." Issued on sunburst CBS labels with a double-pointed arrow appearing under "STEREO" at 9 o'clock on the labels. This version's label matrices end in "°" on both sides (contrast to The Clash, which has an * after the matrix). This version pressed by CBS Pressing Plant, Aston Clinton, as denoted by broken "A" stamp at the 9 o'clock position in runouts. Track publishers on jacket: All songs copyright control except track B4 Blue Mountain Music Ltd. Track publishers on labels: A1 to B3, B5, B6: Copyright Control B4: Blue Mountain Mus. Ltd. First catalogue number (CBS 82000) on spine. Second catalogue number (S CBS 82000) on labels. Third catalogue number (82000) on jacket back. © 1977 CBS Records ℗ 1977 CBS Records Shorepak by Shorewood Packaging Co. Ltd., England