Alabama Song

 

David Bowie Single Alabama Song Space oddity Bow 5 RCA records David Bowie seven inch Single record pink vinyl

Poster Sleeve (folded)

  DEMO; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

Poster Sleeve (unfolded)

These records came in black RCA sleeves that were then slipped inside the folded poster sleeves

Back of poster is blank →

← (Suffix) A1A

(Suffix) A2B

← (Suffix) A1C

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

(Suffix) A2H →

(Suffix) A1AB

(Suffix) A1M →

The version of Space Oddity on this single is a new (1979) recording and very different to the other Space Oddity  7” singles

  DEMO; ‘B’ Side

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

(Suffix) A1B →

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

(Suffix) A1G →

This record plays a different song on the ‘B’ side

(see below)

GP

MK

GP

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

MK

(Suffix) A1J

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

GP

The ‘B’ side to the Alabama Song with Suffix A1G doesn’t play Space Oddity (can you name the artist & song?)

Pink Vinyl

(see below) Not an official RCA release

(Suffix) A2M

(Suffix) A2R →

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

  ISSUE; Matrix Scratched - BOW 5 - A - 1

PD

TA KURT

SORRY GUS

PH

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