Jan to June 2022 - Latest Additions to ELO Albums website and my collection

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Secret Messages USA 19075837691

Secret Messages - 19075837691 - USA double 180gm

 

LP Issued on Epic Legacy label.

 

For the first time ever, ELO’s Secret Messages has been released as a double album on August 3rd 2018.

3-Pak 1997 Issue Front
3-Pak 1997 Issue Rear

3-Pak - 7464-64813-2 - USA 

3 Cd Box Set. Re-issue in 1997 (of 1995 issue) in "Fat Type" box with different box artwork, but same CDs as the 1995 issue.

Out Of The Blue JET DP 400 - Ireland

Out Of The Blue - JET DP 400 - Ireland

2nd Issue - Version 2 had the LP label saying “Made In Ireland” with a pattern over printed on top of “Made In England”

Out Of The Blue CD 82796 94272 2 Front
Out Of The Blue CD 82796 94272 2

Out Of The Blue - 82796 94272 2 - 2007 - USA

Re-Master CD issue in 2007 by Epic. With full colour booklet with album/band info and original sleeve photos/images.

Time JET LP 236 Later Issue Side A

Time JET LP 236 - UK

2nd Issue with brighter Jet label with yellow and pink light beams. This is a early rare mid 80's issue with different rim text and Jet Records Info at bottom of the label.

Zoom UK EPC 502500 2
Zoom CD EPC 502500 2

Zoom CD - EPC 502500 2 UK & Europe

Rare different design CD with black background and yellow band and album name text.

Out Of The Blue KZ2 35530 Side 1

Out Of The Blue - KZ2 35530 - USA

Re-issue from USA in 1978 by Jet Records. It came with 2 paper inner sleeves with printed lyrics. 

Balance of Power 468576 1

Balance Of Power - 468576 1 -  Epic - Issued Nov 1991

Re-Issue on vinyl just in Holland/Europe in 1991 via "Nice Price range.

Sept to Dec 2021 - Latest Additions to ELO UK Albums website and my collection

ELO - All Over The World - USA Walmart Ltd Edition 2021

All Over The World - 19439883401 - Sony Epic Legacy - Issued Nov 2021

"Walmart-Exclusive" (USA superstore chain)

 

Double LP issued in 180Grm Red & White vinyl in gatefold sleeve with plain inner sleeves and a double side inlay sheet.

No Answer UAS 5573
OLE ELO UA-L630-G

OLE ELO - SP-123

Promo / DJ issue in 1976 in golden vinyl with sheet for D.J's

Album sleeve is made from thick cardboard and is totally mono.

 

The front cover is does not have the band name and just a small OLE ELO is at the top front.

Out Of The Blue JET DP 400 - Ireland

Out Of The Blue - JET DP 400 - Ireland

2nd Issue - Version 1 had the LP label stating “Record mfd. In Ireland” printed at the bottom of the label just above or over the Distributed by CBS Records”

Out of the Blue JT-LA 823 - Holland

Out Of The Blue - JT-LA 823 - Holland / Europe

2nd Issue - On United Artist Records. Gatefold sleeve with two inner paper lyric sleeves.

It used the 5C 154-60170 gatefold sleeve and inner sleeves.

ELO Live 2001 - Blu-Spec CD2 -Issued 2021
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ELO Live 2001 - SICP 31447 - Japan

Japan only BSCD2, reproduction of UK album sleeve.

This edition was issued in Sept 2021 for ELOs 50th anniversary with OBI strip.

Mr. Blue Sky Blu-Spec CD2 - Sept 2021 Issue
Mr. Blue Sky Blu-Spec CD2 - Sept 2021 Issue

Mr. Blue Sky  - SICP 31446 - Japan

Japan only BSCD2, reproduction of UK album sleeve.

This edition was issued in Sept 2021 for ELOs 50th anniversary with OBI strip.

Zoom Blu-Spec CD2 - Sept 2021 Issue
Zoom Blu-Spec CD2 - Sept 2021 Issue

Zoom - SICP 31445 - Japan

Japan only BSCD2, reproduction of UK album sleeve originally issued in 2001 & then re-issued in 2013. 

This edition was issued in Sept 2021 for ELOs 50th anniversary with OBI strip.

Jan to June 2021 - Latest Additions to ELO UK Albums website and my collection

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Eldorado JetLP 32397 V2 Side 1

Eldorado - JET 32397 - UK

Re-issue, part of CBS Nice Price range.

Later pressing with different rim text and Jet Records Info at bottom of the label.

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Collection - ELO 1C 028-05 698

Collection - ELO - 1C 028-05 698

Made in Germany collection on black vinyl, plain white inner sleeve

Discovery JET LX 500 Front Cover
Discovery JET LX 15.500

Discovery - JET LX 15.500 - 

A pressing was made in Holland for Dutch Antilles/Netherlands Antilles.

 

Issued in standard Holland gatefold sleeve.

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Zoom CD - EK 85336 - USA

Zoom - EK 85336 - USA issued CD in normal jewel case.

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ELO Discovery FZ 35769

ELO - 2 CD Collection - MEG2 53449 - USA issued double compilation in 2007.

Sony BMG USA released in 2007 in the USA, A 712251 entitled "Electric Light Orchestra 2 CD Collection" the two Sony Special Product Alben “Burning Bright” and “ELO Classics”

Secret Messages - EPC 462487 1 - Spain
Secret Messages - Blue Rim Text - EPC 462487 1 - Spain

Secret Messages - EPC 462487 1 - Spain issued in 1988.


Re-issue in Spain on Epic "grey" label in black vinyl.

There was two issues, one with Black Rim Text and one with Blue Rim Text.

No Answer UAS 5573
The Night The Light Went On In Long Beach - WB 56 058

ELO - The Night The Light Went On In Long Beach - WB 56 058 (Z)  issued in 1974.

First 1974 issue with just WB logo and Cat Number WB 56 058 (Z) .

 

Album name is also more orange/pink then red.

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ELO - The Hits ZK 36310 - USA copy issued in 2005.

Re-release of "ELO's Greatest Hits" in 2005 in the USA in a cardboard slipcase with printed sticker and liner notes.

 

It had the new title "ELO - The Hits." but old order code ZK 36310 was used on the CDs

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Burning Bright 1992 Excelsior CD A 25306

ELO - Burning Bright - A 25306 - USA copy issued in 1992.

"Burning Bright" was issued as an Excelsior edition at some point in 1992 after the take over of CBS.

Flashback E3K 85123 Front USA
Flashback E3K 85123 CD 1

ELO - Flashback Triple CD - E3K 85123 - USA copy issued in 2000.

Flashback features greatest hits, personal favorites, alternative takes & previously unreleased material as well as historical photos, extensive liner notes & personal commentary from Jeff Lynne.

No Answer UAS 5573
Borning Bright CD A22639

ELO - Burning Bright CD - A 22639. 

USA issued from 1992

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ELO II Gramophone SHVL 806 1st Issue Moma

ELO 2 - SHVL 806 - First Issue - The 1st issue was missing "STEREO" on the label and has "MOMMA" spelt as "MOMA" on A-side label.

A New World Record Jet LP 200 Holland

A New World Record - Jet LP 200 - Holland / Europe issue, with a Star * on the label.

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Eldorado Eire Jet 32397 Eire Re-Issue Side A

Rare Irish re-issue of Eldorado from 1984 JET 32397.

The LP label states “Record mfd. In Ireland” and “Made In England”. Cover made in the UK

Very Best Of ELO TCD 2370 - 2nd Issue

2nd CD issue of The Very Best of ELO -  TCD 2370

The 2nd issue CDs in 1990 corrected the spelling mistakes from the 1989 issue,  plus the CDs also had "The Very Best Of The", Telstar Logo and CD credits in white text