THE BEATLES Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1976 Japanese issue of the 1967 13-track stereo vinyl LP, housed in a gatefold picture sleeve complete with sheet of cut-outs [the first issue in Japan to include them], Japanese / lyric insert & wide Union Flag #9 discography obi-strip. Vinyl superb condition NM-. Cover has minor corner wear. Overall a great example EAS-80558)
Label: Apple Records – EAS 80558
Series: "Country Flag" Series – #9
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Stereo, gatefold
Released: 20 Jun 1976
Style: Rock & Roll, Pop Rock
|A1||Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band|
|A2||With A Little Help From My Friends|
|A3||Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds|
|A5||Fixing A Hole|
|A6||She's Leaving Home|
|A7||Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite|
|B1||Within You Without You|
|B2||When I'm Sixty-Four|
|B4||Good Morning Good Morning|
|B5||Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise)|
|B6||A Day In The Life|
- Manufactured By – Toshiba EMI Ltd
- Producer – George Martin
- Written-By – George Harrison (tracks: B1), Lennon-McCartney (tracks: A1 to A7, B2 to B6)
1976 "Country Flag" OBI / EAS re-issue series of the Beatles Japanese LP catalog. Issue n° 9 in the series, with UK flag OBI.
-Lighter green Apple label.
-Uses a UK master as identified by matrix stamp
-Japan's Apple logo is at the lower right of the front cover, but no logos on the back.
-Includes repro of original Sgt Pepper cut-out sheet (on posterboard)
-Includes Japanese/English bio-lyric sheet insert.
-OBI states ¥2,500
-Earlier pressings came with black inner sleeve, later pressings clear rice-paper sleeve.
-Has the same design and track listing as U.K. release.