This is the hard to find (rare) release of Pink Floyd’s Animal album which has an uncovered catalognr on the bottom right half of the label. Later releases of this album have this catalognr blacked-out and printed in the upper right half of the record label.
Collector’s notes for PINK FLOYD – Animals ( detailed background information on the persons working on this album)
This PINK FLOYD – Animals can be identified / distinguished by the following attributes :
Catalognr’s: The catalognrs used for this album look very similar across various releases, however the spacing inside the catalognr is different and may be used to identify the correct version.
For example: 064-7 46128 and 064-74 6128.
Album Front Cover Details:
This album comes in a gatefold album cover and a custom inner sleeve (OIS).
How can the album cover be distinguished from other versions of this album
There is no album-title and no band-name printed on the album cover.
There is NO catalognr printed on the album cover.
Album Back Cover Details:
How does the album back cover be different from other versions
There is a barcode printed on the top-right album’s back cover , with right below it the catalognr
0 77774 61281 4 (barcode number)
064 7 46128 1
264-7 46127 4
On the bottom left corner of the album’s back cover there is:
(P) 1977 PINK FLOYD MUSIC LTD
This album comes with a black and white custom inner sleeve. Both pages of the inner sleeve have lyrics of the songs. On one page of the inner sleeve we can see the catalognr near the bottom right corner.
064-7 46128 1
Album Record Label Details:
Record label information:
The main colours of the label are light blue with the text printed in black.
The label code “LC 1305” is printed on the top half of the label near 1 o’clock
The Right Societies “GEMA” and “STEMRA” are printed on the right bottom half of the record’s label.
The catalognr is also printed on the right bottom half of the label.
064-74 6128 1
Note: other releases of this album have this catalognr blackened out and printed on upper half of the label.
The rim-text on the label runs from 2 o’clock to 10 o’clock and is printed in the German language. The rim-text ends with “MADE IN GERMANY”
Album Fact Sheet: PINK FLOYD – Animals
Music Genre: Prog Rock, Acid/Psych
Album Production information:
The album: “PINK FLOYD – Animals” was produced by: Pink Floyd
Sound/Recording Engineer(s): Brian Humphries
This album was recorded at: Britannia Row Studios, London.
Album cover design: Roger Waters, Nick Mason
Album cover photography: Aubrey Powell, Colin James, Howard Bartrop, Nic Tucker, Peter Christopherson, Rob Brimson, Bob Ellis
Record Company / Catalog number / Label: Harvest – 064-74 6128 1
Record Format12″ Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 280 gram
Country: Germany and Netherlands