Vinyl Records

Included here are the vinyl "single" or "EP" be they 10" or 12". As a rule they all come with picture sleeves.


* Note that with Polydor releases some stamper detail is expressed as:
V = an upside down triangle in all stamped matrix detail for the Track Records and Polydor Records pressings while V is expressed as such.
% = a diamond
^ = a triangle


 
10" pressing.
MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR SONY LEGACY / EXPERIENCE HENDRIX 88697 77228 1

 GREEN VINYL RELEASED 2010. Like other pressings from Experience Hendrix this one appears to be available in different colours.

 LITTLE DRUMMER BOY/SILENT NIGHT/AULD LANG SYNE
B/W THREE LITTLE BEARS

 
A: 88697 77228-1-A-RE-1 WG/NRP [U IN A CIRCLE]

 
B: 88697 77228-1-B WG/NRP [U IN A CIRCLE]

 HAND ETCHED

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                                                                                                 12” SINGLES

 
ALL ALONG THE WATCHTOWER / FOXY LADY
B/W PURPLE HAZE / MANIC DEPRESSION POLYDOR POSPX 401

 RELEASED 1982 UK RELEASE

 A: POSPX401 A//1VE420 11 3[RC HAND ETCHED]

 
B: POSPX401 B//2VE420 11 2

 MACHINE STAMPED
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This one has the same front cover as that used for Hendrix's only UK number one 7" single release, Voodoo Chile. Beside the UK code of PZ 100 we also get an international code on the rear cover, 869 061-1 and POL 122.


ALL ALONG THE WATCHTOWER / VOODOO CHILE B/W HEY JOE / CROSSTOWN TRAFFIC POLYDOR PZ100

 RELEASED 1990 UK PRESSING

 
A: PZ 100 A-1U-1-1 [THE EXCHANGE-WILZ HAND ETCHED]

 
B: PZ 100 B-1U-1-B [THE EXCHANGE-WILZ HAND ETCHED]

 MACHINE STAMPED
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  This one is the 12" version of the 7" listed on Pg1, featuring the Wrangler Jeans advert cover.

CROSSTOWN TRAFFIC B/W VOODOO CHILE (SLIGHT RETURN) / ALL ALAONG THE WATCHTOWER POLYDOR PZ71 873 855-1 POL 122

 
RELEASE DATE UNKNOWN UK PRESSING

 
A: PZ 71 A-3U-1-1

 
B: PZ 71 B-3U-1-1

 MACHINE STAMPED
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Some of the pressings I have come across over the years for this title. Listed first is what I assume to be the UK pressing followed by the known US pressing and lastly the RSD issue from 2011.
 
DORIELLA DU FONTAINE B/W INSTRUMENTAL CARRERE RECORDS CART 332

 
RELEASED 1984.UK? 45RPM

 
A: CAR-T-332-A-2 SW P NOEL

 
B: CAR-T-332-B1 SW

 HAND ETCHED
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DORIELLA DU FONTAINE B/W INSTRUMENTAL CELLULOID CEL 166

 RELEASED 1984. US 33 1/3 RPM

 
A: CEL-166-A [MASTERDISK MACHINE STAMPED, HW HAND ETCHED BELOW] A-1

 

B: CEL-166-A-3 [MASTERDISK MACHINE STAMPED, HW HAND ETCHED BELOW] A-1

 HAND ETCHED
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 DORIELLA DU FONTAINE [ORIGINAL]
B/W DORIELLA DU FONTAINE [INSTRUMENTAL] / O.D. CELLULOID CELO166 5055373502960

 
RELEASED 2011 RSD CONTAINS EXTRA TRACK ON SIDE B 45 RPM

 
A: CEL-166-A-1

 
B: CEL-166-B-1

 HAND ETCHED
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FIRE (LONG VERSION) B/W ARE YOU EXPERIENCED CBS A13.2749

 RELEASED 1982 UK PRESSING

 

A: CBS A13-2749-A1

 
B: CBS-A13-2749-B1


HAND ETCHED
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This is part of the German box set of LP's, issued along side a UK version which did not contain this 12 " single.
GLORIA B/W HEY JOE  POLYDOR MAXI SINGLE 2141 227

 WEST GERMAN. RELEASED 1978 SPECIAL VERSION AS PART OF A BOX SET OF LP'S

 
A: *B 2141 227 S1 320

 
B: B 2141 227 320

 MACHINE STAMPED
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 This one has "Special Limited Collectors Edition" on the cover to tempt the buyer!

 
GLORIA B/W ALL ALONG THE WATCHTOWER POLYDOR 2141 120

 SPECIAL LIMITED COLLECTORS EDITION RELEASED 1979

 
A: 2141 120 A

 
B: 2141 120 B

 MACHINE STAMPED
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PURPLE HAZE
B/W 51ST ANNIVERSAY / ALL ALANONG THE WATCHTOWER POLYDOR PZ33
INCLUDES AN INTERNATIONAL SERIAL NUMBER, 871 459-1, POL 122.
 
RELEASED 1988 UK PRESSING

 
A: [DIVIDED CIRCLE] P2 33 A. 2

 
B: [DIVIDED CIRCLE] P2 33 B2


HAND ETCHED
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THE WIND CRIES MARY / FIRE
B/W FOXY LADY / MAY THIS BE LOVE POLYDOR 863 917-1

 RELEASED 1992 GERMAN PRESSING

 
A: 863 917-1-A

 
B: 863 917-1-B

MACHINE STAMPED
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VOODOO CHILE (SLIGHT RETURN / GYPSY EYES
B/W HEY JOE / 3RD STONE FROM THE SUN POLYDOR POSPX 608 (2141 608)

 RELEASED 1982 UK PRESSING

 
A: POSPX608A//1V420W 11 1 2

 
B: [POSPX CROSSED OUT] B//1V420W [POSPX 608 B/1 HAND ETCHED]

 MACHINE STAMPED

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HEY JOE B/W PURPLE HAZE / RADIO ONE THEME CASTLE COMMUNICATIONS HENPD001



BBC THREE TRACK EP 

PLAIN WHITE [BLACK RIM] TEST PRESSING RELEASED 1989 UK

 
A: HEN-PD- 001-A ORLAKE

 
B: HEN-PD- 001-B ORLAKE

HAND ETCHED