Detailed Release Information

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Country:
USA
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
1972 calendar.

Country:
USA
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
White label promo.
Country:
USA
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers/RCA Music Club
Cat. Number:
BS 2567/R 112267
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Special edition for RCA Music Club. Doesn't appear to have calendar or gatefold.

Country:
USA
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers/Capitol Record Music Club
Cat. Number:
BS 2567/ SMAS-94265
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Club version with original dark green WB labels, SMAS-94265 on the label, and 2567 on the bottom left corner of the jacket and 94265 on the bottom right corner of the jacket. Doesn't appear to have calendar or gatefold.

Country:
USA
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1973
Notes:
Palm Tree label and includes detachable 1972 calendar. There are no less than four minor label variants, based around the bottom copyright, the "Stereo" and "(p) 1971" appearing in differing combinations.




Country:
USA
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1980s
Notes:
Warner Brothers 80s beige label. Does not include calendar.

Country:
USA
Format:
LP
Label:
Friday Music
Cat. Number:
563316
Release Date:
2012
Notes:
Limited Edition 180gm vinyl deluxe gatefold (calendar), WB green label.
Country:
USA
Format:
LP
Label:
Rhino Records
Cat. Number:
563316
Release Date:
2018
Notes:
Limited Edition Black and Red vinyl. Misspress - Plays 'Easy Action'


Country:
USA
Format:
Reel-to-Reel 3¾ ips, 4-Track Stereo
Label:
Warner Brothers Records
Cat. Number:
WST 2567 B
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Very rare real-to-real tape.
Country:
USA
Format:
Tape
Label:
Warner Brothers Records
Cat. Number:
WAR M52567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
White tape in old style black case.
Country:
USA
Format:
Tape
Label:
Warner Brothers Records
Cat. Number:
M5-2567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Later style cassette.
Country:
USA
Format:
8-Track Tape
Label:
Warner Brothers Records
Cat. Number:
M 82567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Official black 8-track.
Country:
USA
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers Records
Cat. Number:
2567-2
Release Date:
May 1988
Notes:
First CD release.
Country:
USA
Format:
CD
Label:
Audio Fidelity
Cat. Number:
AFZ 048
Release Date:
2009
Notes:
24K gold HDCD remastered by Steve Hoffman. Numbered limited edition.
Country:
UK
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
K 56005
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Fold out sleeve with 1972 calendar WB Green labels.

Country:
UK
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
K 56005
Release Date:
1973
Notes:
Fold out sleeve with *1974* calendar WB green labels. Small "v" under "stereo" signifies something? Seen on other later green labels reissued so not a mistake.


Country:
UK
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
K 56005
Release Date:
1973
Notes:
Fold out sleeve with *1973* calendar WB palm tree labels.

Country:
UK
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
K 56005
Release Date:
late 70s/early 80s
Notes:
Later edition with the fold out sleeve and calendar plus WB beige labels.

Country:
Argentina
Format:
LP
Label:
Music Hall
Cat. Number:
14.030
Release Date:
1973
Notes:
No Calendar. Red Back titles in Spanish and English
Country:
Australia
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Warner Brothers green labels. No Calendar.
Country:
Australia
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1973+
Notes:
Reissue with WB palm tree labels.
Country:
Australia
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
9272552
Release Date:
1980s
Notes:
CD Reissue.
Country:
Australia
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WAR 7599272552
Release Date:
1990
Notes:
CD Reissue.
Country:
Brazil
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WBLP 5.029
Release Date:
1973
Notes:
Green WB Labels.
Country:
Brazil
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
85.006
Release Date:
1972
Notes:
Green WB Labels. Manufactured by Companhia Brasileira De Discos Phonogram
Country:
Brazil
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
36.147
Release Date:
1980
Notes:
Beige WB Labels. Distributed by WEA Discos Ltda.
Country:
Canada
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Dark green WB Labels (two variants). Calendar fold out cover.

Country:
Canada
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1973+
Notes:
Palm tree WB Labels (Two minor variants (wording on WB shield). Calendar fold out cover.
Country:
Canada
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1980s
Notes:
Beige WB Labels (with shields). No Calendar.
Country:
Canada
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1980s
Notes:
Beige WB Labels with lines (three very minor variants: one has a "C" below the cat. number, the other has a "Q", the third has neither.). No Calendar.

Country:
Canada
Format:
Tape
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
CWX-2567
Release Date:
1970s
Notes:
Grey tape with yellow label.
Country:
Canada
Format:
Tape
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
CWX-2567
Release Date:
1970s
Notes:
Black tape with writing printed directly on case.
Country:
Canada
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
CD 2567
Release Date:
1980s
Notes:
CD reissue.
Country:
Europe/Germany
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WB 46 121
Release Date:
1972
Notes:
Claimed to be a European issue from 1972 with writing and the WB shield in white. No other info given but scan looks like it could have included the foldout/calendar.
Country:
Europe/Germany
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WB 46 121/BS 2567
Release Date:
1978-1982ish
Notes:
European vinyl reissue with writing and the WB shield in white. No gatefold/calendar. Beige/lines label signifies 1978-early 80s.
Country:
Europe/Germany
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WB 46 121/BS 2567
Release Date:
Early 80s
Notes:
European vinyl reissue with budget sticker on the front and writing and the WB shield in white. No gatefold/calendar. Beige/shield label signifies early 80s.
Country:
Europe
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
8122797167
Release Date:
2012
Notes:
180g remaster with gatefold cover.
Country:
Europe
Format:
LP
Label:
Rhino Records
Cat. Number:
RCV1 2567
Release Date:
2018
Notes:
Limited edition reissue on red/black vinyl, Some miss-pressed with 'Easy Action'.

Country:
Europe/Germany
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
7599-27255-2
Release Date:
1990s
Notes:
CD Reissue
Country:
France
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
56.005
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
French version with gatefold/1972 calendar. Green WB labels.
Country:
France
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
56.005
Release Date:
1972
Notes:
French MONO issue. Two versions exist. The earlier 1972 with gatefold/calendar, and a later 1974 version which states "mono" on the labels but is apparently plays stereo. You appear to be able to tell the difference by the fact the copyright overlays the "produced by" credit on the later version.

Country:
France
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
56.005
Release Date:
1973
Notes:
French reissue on palm tree labels. Foldout/calendar sleeve.

Country:
France
Format:
8 Track tape
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
856.005
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Red cartridge.
Country:
Germany
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WB 46 121/BS 2567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
First German pressing with white writing on front and gatefold/calendar. Four variant labels - possible later versions don't have calendar. Different between version 3 and four is the copyright around the bottom of label.




Country:
Germany
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WB 46 121/BS 2567
Release Date:
1973+
Notes:
Post-1973 pressing with palm tree label and WB logo without banner. No gatefold/calendar.

Country:
Germany
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
K 56005
Release Date:
1980s
Notes:
Early 80s pressing (beige with WB shields). using UK style cat. number. No gatefold/calendar.

Country:
Germany
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
927 255-2
Release Date:
1989
Notes:
Early German CD.
Country:
Greece
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WS 0381/BS 2567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
First Greek pressing in laminated cover and green WB labels. Cat. number in black top right of cover. Red back cover.
Country:
Greece
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
56005/WB 46121 (BS 2567)
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Greek reissue with late 70s/early 80s beige/lines labels. Cat. number no longer on front cover and back changed to green.
Country:
Italy
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567/K 46121
Release Date:
1972
Notes:
Italian pressing with 1972 calendar/fold-out cover.
Country:
Japan
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
P-8189W
Release Date:
1972
Notes:
First(?) Japanese pressing with 1972 calendar/fold-out cover, obi, inserts, and green WB labels.


Country:
Japan
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WPCP-3489
Release Date:
25th June 1990
Notes:
Japanese CD Reissue
Country:
Japan
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WQCP 1042
Release Date:
2011
Notes:
Japanese CD Reissue 'Tower To The People" series.
Country:
Japan
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WPCR-14302
Release Date:
2011
Notes:
Japanese SHM-CD Reissue in CD sized card reproduction sleeve including calendar and original inner sleeves!.
Country:
Lebanon
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
2011
Notes:
Reputably includes fold out/calendar sleeve.
Country:
Mexico
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
GX 01-510
Release Date:
1972
Notes:
The original "Asesino" album with the hanging cover in place of the normal snake cover. No gatefold/calendar.
Country:
Mexico
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
GWEA-5090
Release Date:
1976
Notes:
1976 reissue of "Asesino" album with the hanging cover in place of the normal snake cover. No gatefold/calendar. palm tree labels.
Country:
Mexico
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
LWB 5090
Release Date:
1980
Notes:
A 1980 reissue of "Asesino" album with the hanging cover but with beige/lines late 70s/early 80s labels (two variants).
Country:
Mexico
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
GWEA-5090
Release Date:
2010
Notes:
2010 reissue of 'Asesino' with calendar insert and on red vinyl.
Country:
Mozambique
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1978
Notes:
Obscure pressing from "Teal Discos" with WB palm tree labels. No gatefold or extras and black and white back cover.
Country:
Netherlands
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
WB 46121
Release Date:
Late 70s/early 80s
Notes:
White lettering on cover. late 70s/early 80s WB beige/lines label.
Country:
New Zealand
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
Mid-70s
Notes:
Mid-70s pressing with WB palm tree labels and gatefold/1972 calendar.
Country:
Russia
Format:
CD
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
4607173158055
Release Date:
2006
Notes:
There are quite a few counterfeit Killer CDs from Russia but this one looks like it could be more legitimate, as it shows the correct art and has the Warner Brothers shield.
Country:
Scandinavia
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1973
Notes:
Single sleeve with Warner Brothers green labels.
Country:
South Africa
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
BS 2567
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
Single sleeve with Warner Brothers green labels.
Country:
South Korea
Format:
LP
Label:
Yegrin
Cat. Number:
220
Release Date:
1971
Notes:
South Korean counterfeit in black and white paper sleeve.
Country:
Spain
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
HWBS 321-22
Release Date:
Early-70s
Notes:
Single sleeve with green WB labels. No WB logo on front cover. Titles in Spanish.
Country:
Spain
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers
Cat. Number:
HWBS 321-22
Release Date:
Mid-70s
Notes:
Single sleeve with palm tree labels. WB logo in top right of front cover. Titles in Spanish.
Country:
Uruguay
Format:
LP
Label:
Warner Brothers/Clave
Cat. Number:
Clave 114.030
Release Date:
1973
Notes:
Black Writing, Red Back Cover, Spanish And English writing. Clave logo on top right of cover There are two slightly differing labels. 1973 calendar.
Country:
Venezuela
Format:
LP
Label:
Atlantic Records
Cat. Number:
150.002
Release Date:
1972
Notes:
A strange one, this has Atlantic Records labels!