Info


The River
The River Version 7
Label (Cat #): CBS (88510)
Format: 2xLP
Country: UK
Release date (Original year): – (1980)
Disc 1:
A1- THE TIES THAT BIND
A2- SHERRY DARLING
A3- JACKSON CAGE
A4- TWO HEARTS
A5- INDEPENDENCE DAY
B1- HUNGRY HEART
B2- OUT IN THE STREET
B3- CRUSH ON YOU
B4- YOU CAN LOOK (BUT YOU BETTER NOT TOUCH)
B5- I WANNA MARRY YOU
B6- THE RIVER

Disc 2:
A1- POINT BLANK
A2- CADILLAC RANCH
A3- I'M A ROCKER
A4- FADE AWAY
A5- STOLEN CAR
B1- RAMROD
B2- THE PRICE YOU PAY
B3- DRIVE ALL NIGHT
B4- WRECK ON THE HIGHWAY


As far as I know, there are at least seven versions of the UK vinyl pressing of The River. They have different labels.

Version 1:
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- Sunburst labels
- "Made In England" at the bottom of the label
- No double-arrow symbol on the left side
- Catalog numbers on labels:
-- "S CBS 88510" on right side in large front
-- "S CBS 84622" (disc 1) or "S CBS 84623" (disc 2) on right side in small front

Version 2:
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- Sunburst labels
- "Made In England" at the bottom of the label
- Double-arrow symbol on the left side
- Catalog numbers on labels:
-- "S CBS 88510" on left side in small front
-- "S CBS 84622" (disc 1) or "S CBS 84623" (disc 2) on right side in large front

Version 3:
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- Sunburst labels
- "Made In England" at the bottom of the label
- Double-arrow symbol on the left side
- Catalog numbers on labels:
-- "CBS 88510" on left side in small front
-- "CBS 84622" (disc 1) or "CBS 84623" (disc 2) on right side in large front

Version 4:
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- Sunburst labels
- Nothing at the bottom of the label
- Double-arrow symbol on the left side
- Catalog numbers on labels:
-- "CBS 88510" on left side in small front
-- "CBS 84622" (disc 1) or "CBS 84623" (disc 2) on right side in large front

Version 5:
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- Sunburst labels
- "CBS & CBS INC." at the bottom of the label
- Double-arrow symbol on the left side
- Catalog numbers on labels:
-- "CBS 88510" on left side in small front
-- "CBS 84622" (disc 1) or "CBS 84623" (disc 2) on right side in large front

Version 6:
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- Red labels
- "CBS AND CBS INC." at the bottom of the label
- Double-arrow symbol on the left side
- Catalog numbers on labels:
-- "CBS 88510" on left side in small front
-- "CBS 84622" (disc 1) or "CBS 84623" (disc 2) on right side in large front

Version 7:
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- Red labels
- Nothing at the bottom of the label
- Double-arrow symbol on the left side
- Catalog numbers on labels:
-- "CBS 88510" on left side in small front
-- "CBS 84622" (disc 1) or "CBS 84623" (disc 2) on right side in large front


This copy's run-out etchings:
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Side 1 run-out etchings (stamped): 1 84622 0
Side 1 run-out etchings (hand-etched): CBS.88510.A6
Side 2 run-out etchings (stamped): 4 1 MASTERED BY CAPITOL
Side 2 run-out etchings (hand-etched): [signature] CBS-S-84622-B3 88510-B3 C2 PBL-36855 ENG F21
Side 3 run-out etchings (stamped): C 2 7 5 5
Side 3 run-out etchings (hand-etched): 88510 C4 CBS 84623 A4
Side 4 run-out etchings (stamped): D 2 0
Side 4 run-out etchings (hand-etched): 84623 CBS.88510-D-7

(On the side 3, the "4" in the hand-etched "C4" and the "4" in the hand-etched "A4" are crossed out and each is replaced by a stamped "5")

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