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Wah! – The Story Of The Blues (UK 12″)

Posted by DjPaulT on 29th May 2014

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1982

A. Front

REQUEST

“The Story Of The Blues” is a 1983 single by British new wave band Wah! fronted bt Pete Wylie. “The Story of the Blues”, which was released in late 1982, and reached Number 3 in the UK Singles Chart was the bands biggest selling single. The song also reached number 5 on the Irish singles chart.

“The Story of the Blues”, was chosen by the late BBC Radio 1 Radio DJ John Peel, as his “single of the year”.

SIDE A:
The Story Of The Blues Part One And Part Two (Talkin’ Blues) 8:15

SIDE B:
Seven Minutes To Midnight (Liveish) 5:10

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: Eternal ‎– JF 1(T)
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 45 RPM, Single
Country: UK
Released: 1982
Genre: Electronic, Rock
Style: New Wave, Synth-pop

CREDITS:
Artwork – Jock Huzzi
Design [Sleeve] – John McCarthy (9), Pete Wylie
Performer [Played By] – Washington*, Pete Wylie, Some Girls (4)
Producer – Mike Hedges
Written-By, Arranged By – Pete Wylie

NOTES:
Manufactured in the UK.

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B. Back

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut III
Cartridge: Ortofon Super
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Platter: Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Speed Control: Pro-Ject Speed Box S
Phono Pre-amp: Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Tube: Tung-Sol 12AX7ECC803-S Gold Electron Tube
Soundcard: ESI Juli@
Record Cleaning: VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Artwork Scans: Brother MFC-6490CW Professional Series Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling: iZotope RX Advanced 2
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removeal: ClickRepair (DeClick Level 3)
FLAC/MP3 Conversion: dBpoweramp
M3U Playlist: Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

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