Creedence Clearwater Revival Willy And The Poor Boys Half-Speed Mastered 180g LP
Creedence Clearwater Revival Willy And The Poor Boys Half-Speed Mastered 180g LP
Genre: Pop Rock
Size: 12"
Format: 33RPM,

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Creedence Clearwater Revival Willy And The Poor Boys Half-Speed Mastered 180g LP

Creedence Clearwater Revival

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SKU:
CRFLP00127
UPC:
888072048744

Half-Speed Mastered 180g Vinyl LP!
Mastered by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios!

Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums of All Time - Rated 309/500!

This 50th anniversary edition of Creedence Clearwater Revival's fourth studio album, originally released in 1969, is pressed on 180g vinyl mastered at half-speed for optimum audio quality by award-winning engineer Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios in London. The release marks the first time the album has been available as a half-speed master individually; it was previously only part of CCR's 7LP Studio Album Collections box set.

Willy And The Poor Boys was released just three months after Green River, in November, to great critical and commercial approval. It featured the powerful anti-Vietnam message song "Fortunate Son" as well as familiar Creedence staples such as "Down On The Corner", "It Came Out Of The Sky" and "Midnight Special". The LP reached No. 3 on the Billboard album chart.

Mastered at half-speed at Abbey Road Studios, Willy And The Poor Boys benefits from an exacting process that allows for an exceptional level of sonic clarity and punch, bringing these classic recordings a new vibrancy. This 180-gram LP comes housed in a handsome tip-on jacket replicating the packaging of the original pressing.

Getting in under the gold anniversary wire, Craft Recordings has cut new vinyl editions of the final two CCR albums of '69, using hi-res transfers of the original analog tapes and mastered/cut at half-speed. The resulting LPs are loud and precise, with a lot of open space filled up comfortably with the liquid grooves of rhythm section of Doug Clifford and Stu Cook. These new versions are also a new chance for young listeners to fully appreciate how CCR slipped between stations, with elements of country, R&B, pure blues and firebrand rock playing through each one.
-Robert Ham, Paste Magazine

Features

  • 50th Anniversary
  • 180g Vinyl
  • Half-Speed Mastered by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios
  • Available as a stand-alone half-speed master LP for the first time
  • Handsome tip-on jacket replicating original packaging
  • Made in Germany

Selections

Side One:

  1. Down On The Corner
  2. It Came Out Of The Sky
  3. Cotton Fields
  4. Poorboy Shuffle
  5. Feelin' Blue

Side Two:

  1. Fortunate Son
  2. Don't Look Now (It Ain't You Or Me)
  3. The Midnight Special
  4. Side O' The Road
  5. Effigy
Description

Half-Speed Mastered 180g Vinyl LP!
Mastered by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios!

Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Albums of All Time - Rated 309/500!

This 50th anniversary edition of Creedence Clearwater Revival's fourth studio album, originally released in 1969, is pressed on 180g vinyl mastered at half-speed for optimum audio quality by award-winning engineer Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios in London. The release marks the first time the album has been available as a half-speed master individually; it was previously only part of CCR's 7LP Studio Album Collections box set.

Willy And The Poor Boys was released just three months after Green River, in November, to great critical and commercial approval. It featured the powerful anti-Vietnam message song "Fortunate Son" as well as familiar Creedence staples such as "Down On The Corner", "It Came Out Of The Sky" and "Midnight Special". The LP reached No. 3 on the Billboard album chart.

Mastered at half-speed at Abbey Road Studios, Willy And The Poor Boys benefits from an exacting process that allows for an exceptional level of sonic clarity and punch, bringing these classic recordings a new vibrancy. This 180-gram LP comes housed in a handsome tip-on jacket replicating the packaging of the original pressing.

Getting in under the gold anniversary wire, Craft Recordings has cut new vinyl editions of the final two CCR albums of '69, using hi-res transfers of the original analog tapes and mastered/cut at half-speed. The resulting LPs are loud and precise, with a lot of open space filled up comfortably with the liquid grooves of rhythm section of Doug Clifford and Stu Cook. These new versions are also a new chance for young listeners to fully appreciate how CCR slipped between stations, with elements of country, R&B, pure blues and firebrand rock playing through each one.
-Robert Ham, Paste Magazine

Features

  • 50th Anniversary
  • 180g Vinyl
  • Half-Speed Mastered by Miles Showell at Abbey Road Studios
  • Available as a stand-alone half-speed master LP for the first time
  • Handsome tip-on jacket replicating original packaging
  • Made in Germany

Selections

Side One:

  1. Down On The Corner
  2. It Came Out Of The Sky
  3. Cotton Fields
  4. Poorboy Shuffle
  5. Feelin' Blue

Side Two:

  1. Fortunate Son
  2. Don't Look Now (It Ain't You Or Me)
  3. The Midnight Special
  4. Side O' The Road
  5. Effigy
ISBN
ASSOC
R
Genre
Pop Rock
If Can Be Discounted
YES
Discontinued
NO
Inventory
12.00
Construct
0
Dropship
0
Record Speed Record Size
12"
Artist
Creedence Clearwater Revival
Title
Willy And The Poor Boys
Composer
Additional Artists
Record Weight
180G
Record Speed
33RPM
Multi Channel
Stereo
1
Mono
Colored
Picture Disc
1/2 Speed
DMM
Out of Print
Sell Hold/Repressing
Direct to disc
Creation Date
09-12-2019
Release Date
11-14-2019
Availability
In Stock
Format
Vinyl
Scratch & Dent
0
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