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bloody hell - flip of "before 2001" is a belter

wow :D

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Typically, never played it...bloody rare record though, even the pressing is rare, had 2 copies in 20 years!

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to me its one of those tracks that you think is so good that be known , if you know what i mean :D

course could be my taste - can try and sorta sound clip later on

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bloody hell - flip of "before 2001" is a belter

wow :D

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I'm certain I played this during a warm up spot at Holgate club York around '97

Bottom of the bill

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bloody hell - flip of "before 2001" is a belter

wow :wicked:

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I thought that someone in York was going to puch me once, when I suggested his copy may be a boot. I was trying to explain the difference in colour of the print on the label. I'm right in thinking that mine - with sort of inky blue print - is the real deal aren't I?

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I thought that someone in York was going to puch me once

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Surely not, we're all to refined in York for fisticuffs and other such such low behavior :wicked:

At least he didn't offer to punch you twice! thumbsup.gifthumbsup.gif

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The original is dark green with dark blue type in virtually the same tone. Not the wisest choice for legibility etc. Perhaps that's why it's so rare: DJs couldn't read the label.

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Just to confirm that the original of this has the blue script boots are black script, very hard to find as pointed out even on a pressing, picked mine up a couple of years ago from a gentleman in Sweden of all places for a very reasonable $250.00 which i understand to be a bit of a bargain, played it out again several times and it seems to go down very well.

Took me over twenty years to locate a copy, never see this listed so possibly a genuine rare 45. Has to be a solid £500.00 record and worth every penny for a solid double header.

Regards - Mark Bicknell.

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Don't let Christian H hear you say "...of all places, Sweden"!

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Surely not, we're all to refined in York for fisticuffs and other such such low behavior :wicked:

At least he didn't offer to punch you twice! thumbsup.giftongue.gif

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You even got a pub called the Punchbowl in York so don't come the slippery eel with me Trevsk. Fighting mad the lot of you. Must be some chemical in the plastic of all those boots you all own thumbsup.gif

Next time I'm there it's the old radioactive breath for you lot blush.gif

Godz

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Took me over twenty years to locate a copy, never see this listed so possibly a genuine rare 45. Has to be a solid £500.00 record and worth every penny for a solid double header.

Regards - Mark Bicknell.

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And to think I couldn't get £15 for it when I sold up in '79. Partly makes up for a load of stuff that I did sell for around £20/30 Like Sam Ward, Al Williams, Morris Chestnut etc etc.

A familiar story, I know, but still something that gives me sweats when I think about what a Young fool I was.

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You even got a pub called the Punchbowl in York so don't come the slippery eel with me Trevsk. Fighting mad the lot of you. Must be some chemical in the plastic of all those boots you all own :D

Next time I'm there it's the old radioactive breath for you lot :D

Godz

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Damn, sussed!!

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Don't let Christian H hear you say "...of all places, Sweden"!

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He already told me when we spoke this summer at the NCSC allnighter in Manchester. The boots are styrene are they not? At least that's what the one I saw on ebay looked like, not totally sure, but I do know the originals are vinyl.

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Yep the 45 is a hard one to locate! had to make do with the boot laugh.gif and it is Vinyl!heres a scann!

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Yep the 45 is a hard one to locate! had to make do with the boot laugh.gif and it is Vinyl!heres a scann!

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Is there a way to throw up these kind of thunbnails on a mac using OSX?

If so I'll put the original up

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Is there a way to throw up these kind of thunbnails on a mac using OSX?

If so I'll put the original up

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as long as its in jpg or gif format

should be no probs laugh.gif

hit the add reply button and look at the bottom of the text box

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as long as its in jpg or gif format

should be no probs  laugh.gif

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Thanks Mike,

I'll dig it out then

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Rufus Wood

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Just noticed another thing while comparing the scans:

Orig credits writer as A Collins while boot says A Valier.

Why on earth would they do that??

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Yep the 45 is a hard one to locate! had to make do with the boot :lol: and it is Vinyl!

Definitely vinyl like you say, I must have been mistaken, or there is yet another boot pressing? Whatever the case the boot is quite easy to spot when compared to to the original.

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