ELO New Vinyl & Re-Issues 1999 Onwards

In the past few years there has been a upturn in vinyl sales. A lot of 70's, 80' & 90's albums have been reissued in the past few years.

The only ELO studio albums  not to have been re-issued on vinyl are "On The Third Day", "Xanadu" and "Balance Of Power"

 

Below is a complete list of ELO new and UK re-issues on vinyl since 1999. Click on an image for a larger view of the record.

The advert is from Oct 2017.

The Electric Light Orchestra - 1971
ELO - Reissue 2012
Re-Issue Cat. Number
VSHVL 797 / SHVL797
Re-Issue Label
Harvest
Re-Issue Year
2012
Notes

40 Years re-issue on 140Gm vinyl in gatefold original cover & off white lyric inlay and cardboard Harvest inner sleeve.

The Electric Light Orchestra 2 - 1972
ELO 2 - Reissue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
082564686885 / SHVL806
Re-Issue Label
Harvest
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Re-issue Limited Gatefold 180gram Vinyl LP.  Re-press by Parlophone, made in the EU, plain white inner sleeve.

Eldorado - 1974
ELO - Eldorado Reissue 2012
Re-Issue Cat. Number
MOVLP409
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2012
Notes

"Classic Albums" re-issue 2012 - 180g black vinyl with plain white inner sleeve & double sided printed lyric sheet.

Eldorado - 1974
ELO - Eldorado Reissue 2015
Re-Issue Cat. Number
888751524316
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2015
Notes

Reissue on 180G clear vinyl with plain white inner sleeve & double sided printed lyric sheet. 5000 were issued

Eldorado - 1974
ELO - Eldorado Reissue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88875175271
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Reissue on 180g black vinyl with plain white inner sleeve & double sided printed lyric sheet.& double sided printed lyric sheet. 5000 were issued

Face The Music - 1975
ELO - Face The Music Reissue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88985312341
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Reissue - Legacy Music on Clear Vinyl 180 Gram - 5000 issued - Plain white inner sleeve only.

A New World Record  - 1976
ELO - A New World Record Reissue 2012
Re-Issue Cat. Number
MOVLP495
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2012
Notes

"Classic Albums" re-issue on Epic/Music On Vinyl on 180g Black Vinyl. Plain black inner sleeve with double sided printed lyric sheet, Embossed Cover.

A New World Record - 1976
ELO - A New World Record Reissue 2015
Re-Issue Cat. Number
888751524415
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2015
Notes

Epic/Legacy Music - Reissue on 180g Clear Vinyl, 5000 issued. Plain white inner sleeve & double sided printed lyric sheet, Embossed Cover

A New World Record - 1976
WLO - A New World Record Reissue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88875175281
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Epic/Legacy Music - Reissue on 180g Black Vinyl with plain white inner sleeve & double sided printed lyric sheet.

Out Of The Blue - 1977
ELO - Out of the Blue - Reissue 1999
Re-Issue Cat. Number
SVLP 101
Re-Issue Label
Simply Vinyl
Re-Issue Year
1999
Notes

Epic/Simply Vinyl, 180G - Black Vinyl from 1999. Issued in a clear plastic protection cover, including a 4 page lyric booklet with black text on white background.

Out Of The Blue - 1977
ELO - Out of the Blue - Reissue 2012
Re-Issue Cat. Number
MOVLP383
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2012
Notes

"Classic Album" series re-issue by Epic/Music On Vinyl on 180g vinyl in gatefold sleeve.

The first 1000 came in Ltd Edition Blue Vinyl. Including full colour cardboard inner lyric sleeves and a double side poster.

Out Of The Blue - 1977
ELO - Out of the Blue - Reissue 2012
Re-Issue Cat. Number
MOVLP383
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2012
Notes

"Classic Album" series re-issue by Epic/Music On Vinyl on 180g vinyl in gatefold sleeve.

 

Including full colour cardboard inner lyric sleeves and a double side poster.

Out Of The Blue - 1977
ELO - Out of the Blue - Reissue 2015
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88875152421
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2015
Notes

Epic/Legacy Music - Reissue on double 180g Clear vinyl in gatefold sleeve.

Including full colour poster and inner lyric sleeves. Only 5000 made.

Out Of The Blue - 1977
ELO - Out of the Blue - Reissue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88875175261
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Epic/Music On Vinyl on 180g vinyl in gatefold sleeve.

Including full colour cardboard inner lyric sleeves and a double side poster.

Out Of The Blue - 1977
Out Of The Blue - Picture Disc - 88985456161
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88985456161
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2017
Notes

Epic/Legacy Music – 40th Anniversary re-issue on 180G Picture Disc Vinyl issued in clear plastic sleeve.

Discovery - 1979
ELO - Discovery - Reissue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88985312321
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Epic/Legacy Music  - Reissue on 180 Gram Clear Vinyl – no inner sleeve. 5000 issued

Time - 1980
ELO - Time - Reissue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88985312331
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Epic/Legacy Music  - Reissue on 180 Gram Clear Vinyl Ltd Edition – no inner sleeve. 5000 issued.

Time - 1980
ELO - Time - Reissue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
88985370881
Re-Issue Label
Epic
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Epic/Legacy Music  - Reissue on 180 Gram Black – no inner sleeve

Electric Light Orchestra Live 2001 - 2001
ELO Live 2001 - First Issue 2013
Re-Issue Cat. Number
LETV096LP
Re-Issue Label
Let Them Eat Vinyl 
Re-Issue Year
2013
Notes

Let Them Eat Vinyl - Reissue on 180 Gram double RED Vinyl. Plain black inner sleeves. Ltd Edition of 1000.

Electric Light Orchestra Live 2001 - 2001
ELO Live 2001 - First Issue 2013
Re-Issue Cat. Number
LETV096LP
Re-Issue Label
Let Them Eat Vinyl 
Re-Issue Year
2013
Notes

Let Them Eat Vinyl - Reissue on 180 Gram double Black Vinyl. Plain black inner sleeves.

Zoom - 2001
ELO Zoom 2001 - First Issue 2013
Re-Issue Cat. Number
LETV097LP
Re-Issue Label
Let Them Eat Vinyl 
Re-Issue Year
2013
Notes

1st Issue on vinyl - 1000 ltd edition, white vinyl in double gatefold sleeve with plain black inner sleeve.

Zoom - 2001
ELO Zoom 2001 - Re-Issue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
LETV097LP
Re-Issue Label
Let Them Eat Vinyl 
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Reissue on 180G double Clear Vinyl, - 1000 ltd edition, gatefold sleeve with LTEV advert inner sleeve. 

Zoom - 2001
ELO Zoom 2001 - Re-Issue 2016
Re-Issue Cat. Number
LETV097LP
Re-Issue Label
Let Them Eat Vinyl 
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

Let Them Eat Vinyl - Reissue on 180 Gram double Black Vinyl - Ltd Edition. Plain black inner sleeves

Mr.Blue Sky - 2012
ELO Mr Blue Sky - First Issue 2012
Issue Cat. Number
FR LP 570E
Issue Label
Frontier Records 
Issue Year
2012
Notes

1st UK/Europe issue on vinyl, made in Italy. Issued as one single LP with plain inner sleeve with a inlay sheet with song lyrics information by Jeff Lynne

Mr.Blue Sky - 2012
ELO - Mr Blue Sky Re-issue 2013
Re-Issue Cat. Number
LETV070LP
Re-Issue Label
Let Them Eat Vinyl 
Re-Issue Year
2013
Notes

UK issue - Ltd Edition of 1000 copies on Blue Double LP Vinyl in Gatefold sleeve with plain inner sleeves. The LP labels are different on each side, representing Day and Night time.

Mr.Blue Sky - 2012
ELO - Mr Blue Sky Re-issue 2013
Re-Issue Cat. Number
LETV070LP
Re-Issue Label
Let Them Eat Vinyl 
Re-Issue Year
2016
Notes

UK issue - Black Double LP Vinyl in Gatefold sleeve with plain inner sleeves. The LP labels are different on each side, representing Day and Night time.

Alone In The Universe - 2015
ELO  Alone in the Universe - First Issues 2015
Issue Cat. Number
C133993
Issue Label
Columbia
Issue Year
2015
Notes

1st Original Issue on Black 180 gram vinyl in a gatefold sleeve with a cardboard inner lyric and band info sleeve.

All Over The World - 2016
ELO - All Over The World - First Issue 2016
Issue Cat. Number
88985312351
Issue Label
Epic
Issue Year
2016
Notes

1st issue on 180G double Black Vinyl with plain white inner sleeve and printed info sheet.

Wembley or Bust - 2017
Jeff Lynne's ELO - Wembley or Bust
Issue Cat. Number
88985 48742 1
Issue Label
Columbia
Issue Year
2017
Notes

1st issue - 3 x 180 gram black vinyl LPs in single, printed  glossy colour inner sleeves with crowd and band images.

Recorded at Wembley Stadium on June 24th 2017.

Secret Messages - Double Issue - 2018
Issue Cat. Number
19075837691
Issue Label
Epic
Issue Year
2018
Notes

UK/ Europe double 180gm LP Issue on Epic Legacy label. This 2 LP release adds six tracks to its original running order.

Secret Messages 19075837691
From Out Of Nowhere - 2019
Issue Cat. Number
19075987131
Issue Label
Columbia
Issue Year
2019
Notes

1st Original Issue. Deluxe Limited Edition, pressed in Gold 180 Gram vinyl with Gold coloured LP labels.

 

Issued in a gatefold sleeve with a Holographic front cover, including a thick paper inner sleeve with a ELO space station design on one side and song lyrics on the other side.

From Out Of Nowhere - 2019
Issue Cat. Number
19075997121
Issue Label
Columbia
Issue Year
2019
Notes

1st Issue on Blue 180 Gram vinyl in a single sleeve. Including a thick paper inner sleeve with a ELO spaceship design on one side and song lyrics on the other side.

From Out Of Nowhere - 2019
Issue Cat. Number
19075987121
Issue Label
Columbia
Issue Year
2019
Notes

1st Issue on Black 180 Gram vinyl in a single sleeve. Including a thick paper inner sleeve with a ELO spaceship design on one side and song lyrics on the other side.

From Out Of Nowhere - 2019
From Out Of Nowhere - Picture Disc Side A
From Out Of Nowhere - Picture Disc Side B
Issue Cat. Number
19075995361
Issue Label
Columbia
Issue Year
2019
Notes

Amazon UK & Europe Exclusive Picture Disc Issue, made in Europe. Issued with card banner insert in a PVC jacket.

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