Separated At Birth

Separated At Birth

Some album sleeves uses different photographs from the same photo session. You’ll probably only see it when you have them together. In the 1950’s this happened a lot of times, mostly in the case of mono and stereo editions. Also some foreign editions were different. Find the differences!

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Martin Denny – Latin Village (Liberty LRP-3378) 1964

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Don Swan – Latino (Liberty LST-7161) 1960

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Martin Denny – Exotic Sounds From The Silver Screen (Liberty LST-7252) 1960

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Mischa Novy – Continental Hors D’Oeuvres (CG CGM-1000) 1960 (same girl, same pearls, same hairdo)

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Martin Denny – Primitiva (Liberty LRP-3087) 1958

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Arthur Romero – Cascada De Cuerdo (Orfeon LP-12-127) (same spot)

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Les Baxter’s Jewels Of The Sea (Capitol T-1537) 1961 (model Diane Webber)

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Los Mambolocos – Mambo (Oasis OA-033) 196?

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Nelson Riddle – Sea Of Dreams (Capitol T-915) 1958 (uses same model)

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Various Artists – Hawaiian Music From The Kodak Hula Show (Waikiki 102)  #1 1956

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Various Artists – Hawaiian Music From The Kodak Hula Show (Waikiki 302) #1 1964

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Jon Hall – Brings Music From Hawaii (Mercury / Wing SRW-12510) 195.

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Jon Hall – Directs Music From Honolulu (Mercury SR-60063) 195.

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Johnny Pineapple & Co. – From Hawaii (Design DLP-138) 1960 (the 4 girls only)

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Johnny Pineapple & His Orchestra – Hawaiian Holiday With … (Allegro ALL 784) 1965 (4 girls and 4 boys)

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Bruno Martino’s Orkester – Luna Rossa (La Voz De Su Amo 7″ EP 7 EGK-1069) 195.

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Bruno Martino’s Orkester – Souvenirs D’Italie (La Voz De Su Amo 7″ EP 7 EGK-1070) 195.

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Luiz Bonfa – Brazilian Guitar (Capitol T-10134) 1957

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Luiz Bonfa – Alta Versatilidade (Odeon MOFB-3003) 1957 (with woman)

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Roberto Ledesma – El Romantico De Siempre (Musart EDM-1611) 196.

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Roberto Ledesma – El Romantico De Siempre (Musart EDM-1611) 196.

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Armando Orefiche And His Havana Cuban Boys – Captivating Cuba (Felsted PDL-85029) 195.

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Armando Orefiche And His Havana Cuban Boys – Captivating Cuba (Felsted PDL-85032) 195.

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Cachao Y Su Ritmo Caliente – Descargas Cuban Jam Sessions In Miniature (Panart LD 2092) #1 1957

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Cachao Y Su Ritmo Caliente – Descargas Cuban Jam Sessions In Miniature (Panart LD 2092) #2 1957 (one shot later …)

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Pedro & His Amigos – Havana At Midnight (Bravo KS-109) 195.

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Pupi Lopez & His Orchestra – Cha Cha Cha; Merengues & Mambos (Design DLP-31) 1957

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Xavier Cugat – Mambo (Mercury MG-20108) 1957

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The Harmonicats – South American (Mercury MG-20107) 1956

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Xavier Cugat – Cugat’s Favorites (Mercury MG-20065) 1955 (the same couple in a different setting)

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Tito Puente – Tambo (RCA Victor LPM-2257) 1960

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Tito Puente – King Of Kings (BMG Heritage CD BG-2.99001) 2002

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Los Muchacambos -Danez Avec … (Decca SKL-40505) 1961

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Los Muchacambos – Pepito (Decca 7″ EP 451.009) 1961

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Joe Loco And His Orchestra – Let’s Go Loco (Imperial LP-9070) 1959

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Joe Loco And His Orchestra – Happy-Go-Loco (Imperial LP-9073) 1959 Same girl in same studio, different setting

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Enoch Light Y Su Orquesta – Splendid Sound (Belter 7″ EP 50362)

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Enoch Light Y Su Orquesta – Exotic Sound (Vol. II) (Belter 7″ EP 50367) Same dress, different hat and now with glasses

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Chico Arnaz And His Cubana Brass – From Chico With Love (Philips 870 050 BFY) 1968

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EMI Columbia edition (EMI Columbia SCX-6265) 1968

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Julie London – Swing Me An Old Song (Liberty LST 3119) 1959 mono edition

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Julie London – Swing Me An Old Song (Liberty LST 7119) 1959 stereo edition

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Cal Tjader – Plays Mambo (Fantasy 3221) 1955

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Cal Tjader – Plays Latin For Dancers (Fantasy 8019) 1960

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Four Freshmen – Voices In Love (Capitol ST-1074) 1958

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Jackie Gleason – Oooo! (Capitol W-905) (same chick) 1957

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Nelson Riddle – Hey … Let Yourself Go (Capitol T-814) 1957

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Nelson Riddle – C’mon Get Happy! (Capitol T-893) 1958

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The Jonah Jones Quartet – Swingin’ On Broadway (Capitol T-963) 1957

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The Jonah Jones Quartet – Broadway Swings Again (Capitol T-1641) 1961

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Stan Kenton – Kenton With Voices (Capitol T-810) 1957

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Stan Kenton – The Kenton Touch (Capitol T-1276) 1960 (different suit for a new shoot)

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Brigitte Bardot – Initiales B.B. (Philips LP B 77.984 L) 1964

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Brigitte Bardot – Initiales B.B. Bubblegum (Philips CD 514 675-2) 1993

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Brigitte Bardot – Initiales B.B. L’Appareil À Sous (Philips CD 514 629-2) 1993

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Patachou – Chez Patachou (Columbia CL-1009) 1959

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Various Artists – Paris Vous Chante (Philips R 7738 L) 196.

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Yves Montand – Chansons De Paris (Odeon OSX-148) 1959

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Yves Montand – A Paris (King 758) 1962

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Eddy Louiss – Le Lion Est Mort (Panorama 7″ EP MH-94) #1 1962

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Eddy Louiss – Le Lion Est Mort (Super Panorama 7″ EP 12-327) #2 1962

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Erroll Garner – Penthouse Serenade (Savoy MG 12002) 1955

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Allan Walker – An Introduction To … (Westminster WP-6090) 1957

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Art Van Damme – Manhattan Time (Columbia CL-801) 1956

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Various Artists – Music For A Bachelor’s Den; Easy Rhythms For Your Cocktail Shaker (DCC CD DZS-094) 1996 (uses same picture)

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Frank Sinatra – The Nearness Of You (Philips …) 195.

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Frank Sinatra – Swing Easy (Capitol 10″ LP H-528) 1954

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Frank Sinatra – This Is … (Capitol LP T-768) 1956

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Curtis Counce – You Got More Bounce With …! (Contemporary C-7539) 1957

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Various – How To Get The Most Out Of Your Stereo (Warner Bros 1400) 1960

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Bob Thompson – Mmm. Nice! (RCA LSP-2117) 1960

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Bob Thompson – Just For Kicks (RCA LSP-2027) 1959 (same pair of legs)

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Xavier Cugat – The Best Of Cugat (Mercury LP) # 1 1961 (cover star: Abbe lane)

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Xavier Cugat – The Best Of Cugat (Mercury LP) #2 1961

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Abbe lane – same (Mercury LP MG-20643) 1961

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Singer and model Abbe Lane

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Miguelito Valdez! – Playing His World Famous Latin Rhythms (Sutton SU-288) 195.

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Raoul Martinez – Cha Cha Cha … (Tops L-659) 1959

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Miguel Lopez & His Orchestra – Latin Favorites (Craftsmen C-8015) 196.

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Norman Leslie Orchestra … – Gigi (Tops L-1652) 1956

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Gordon Fleming & His Orchestra – Gigi (Golden Tone C-4035) 195.

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Three Suns – Twilight Time (RCA Victor LPM-1171) 1956

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Melachrino Strings – Music For Two People In Love (RCA Victor LPM-1027) 1954

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Theodore Bikel – Songs Of A Russian Gypsy (Elektra 150) 1958

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Alternative sleeve

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Theodore Bikel – Chants Russes Tziganes (Mode Disques (MDINT-9138) 1958

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Tennessee Ernie Ford – Hymns (Capitol T-756) 1956
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Tennessee Ernie Ford – Nearer To The Cross (Capitol T-1005) 1958

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Babe Russin’s Tenor Sax & Strings – To Soothe The Savage (Dot DLP-3060) 1956

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The Harmonicats – The Cats Meow (Mercury MG-20136) 1956 (same tiger puppet)

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Martin Denny – Forbidden Island (Liberty LRP-3081) 1958

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The Mills Brothers – Great Hawaiian Hits (Dot DLP-25368) 1961 (same tiki god)

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Martin Denny – Hypnotique (Liberty LST-7102) 1959

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Ethel Azama – Exotic Dreams; The Enticing Voice Of … (Liberty LRP-3204) 1959

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Esquivel & His Orchestra – Other Worlds, Other Sounds (RCA Victor LSP-1753) 1958 (photographer probably uses the set of the movie Forbidden Planet)

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Ames Brothers – Destination Moon (RCA Victor LPM-1680) 1958

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Cosmonauti Gaga – Shepi Bailable! (RCA Camden CAL-2901) !

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Woody Herman – Songs For Hip Lovers (Verve MGV-2069 – US Edition) 1957

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Woody Herman – Songs For Hip Lovers (His Masters Voice CLP-1130 – UK edition) 1957

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Julie London – Whatever Julie Wants (Liberty LRP-3192) 1961

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Julie London – same (Sunset SUM-1104) 1966

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Eartha Kitt – Down To Eartha (RCA 130232) 1955

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Eartha Kitt – Thursday’s Child (RCA L10237) 1956

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Frank Sinatra – Songs For Swingin’ Lovers (Capitol W-653) #1 1956

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Frank Sinatra – Songs For Swingin’ Lovers (Capitol W-653) #2 1956

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Peggy Lee – Latin A La Lee (Capitol T-1290) 1960

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Peggy Lee – Ole Ala Lee (Capitol T 1475) 1960

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Stef Meeder – Games That Lovers Play; 30 Hits For Hammond Organ (Gemini GMX-5034) 1968

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Stef Meeder – What Now My Love (Gemini GM-2011) 1970

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Jaap Zeeland – Memories Are Made Of This (Gemini GM-2018) 1972

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Jaap Zeeland – How Lucky You Are (Gemini GM-2009) 1972

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Peter Sellers & Sophia Loren – Goodness, Gracious Me (Parlophone PMC 1131) 1960

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Peter Sellers & Sophia Loren – same (EMI / One Up OU-2233) 196.

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Peter Sellers & Sophia Loren – same (Angel S-35910) 196.

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The Sentinals – Surfer Girl (Del-Fi DFLP-1241) 1963

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The New Dimensions – Surf’n Bongos (Sutton SSU-332) 1963

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The Beach Boys – Surfin’ Safari (Capitol T-1808) 1962

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The Beach Boys – Surfin’ Safari (Not Now Music NOT 2LP 172) 2013

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The Beach Boys Surfin’ Safari (alternative version) (Wax Time 771952) 2014 (Spanish version)

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The Beach Boys – Surfer Girl (Capitol ST-1981) 1963 (same photosession)

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The Beach Boys – 20 Great Love Songs (Disky CD LS-863072) 1996 (relaxing)

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The Beau Brummels – ’66 (Warner Bros WS-1644) 1966

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The Beau Brummels – Magic Hollow (Rhino Handmade 4CD RHM2 7892) 2005 (different take)

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Sonny & Cher – The Wondrous World Of … (Atco 33-183) 1966

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Sonny & Cher – Volume 2 (Atco 3003) 1967

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The Dave Clark Five – Catch Us If You Can (EMI Columbia 33SX-1756) 1965

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The Dave Clark Five – Try Too Hard (Epic LN-24198) 1966

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Serge Gainsbourg – Jeunes Femmes (Philips 7″EP 432398BE) 1959

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Serge Gainsbourg – same (Philips 10″LP B76473R) 1959

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Walter Carlos – Switched On Bach (CBS S-63501) 1968

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Walter Carlos – Switched On Bach (CBS-63501) 1968 (second version in sitting position)

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Wendy Carlos – Switched On Bach 2000; 25th Anniversary (East Side Digital ESD-81732) 2004 (now in a different sitting position with new equipment on the background)

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Walter Carlos – Switched On Bach II (CBS S-65974) 1973 (same outfit, but now in outer space)

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John Lennon / Plastic Ono Band (Apple PCS 7124) #1 1970

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Yoko Ono / Plastic Ono Band (Apple SAPCOR 17) #2 1970

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Various – We Like Girls! (Coral CRL 57227) 195.

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Various – We Like Guys! (Coral CRL 57228) 195.

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Various – We Like Bands (Coral CRL 57229) 195.

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Dr. Fishbein Talks To A Growing Girl (Systems For Education Inc.) 196.

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Dr. Fishbein Talks To A Growing Boys (Systems For Education Inc.) 196.

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Various – Dancing Calypso Belly To Belly (Cook 930) 1961

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Various – Calypso Exposed (Cook 1189) 1961

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Schon Ist Die Welt / Die Dubarry (Philips P-08153-L ) 196.

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Gasparone / Die Dubarry (Fontana 701513-WPY) 196.

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Diana Dors – The Swingin’ Dors (Columbia CL 1436) 1960

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Diana Dors – The Swingin’ Dors (Columbia CL 1436 / gatefold / doors edition) 1960

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Billy Devroe And The Devilaires – An Assortment Of Party Naughties, Volume II (Tampa TP-39) 195.

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Billy Devroe And The Devilaires – Censored (Tampa TP-31) 195. (same photosession, but with a red background)

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UK #1 (Radar RAD 3)

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UK #2 (Radar RAD 3)

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USA (Colombia JC 35331)

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Elvis Costello – This Year’s Model (Radar RAD-3) 1978 in four variations

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The Fratellis – Costello Music (Drop The Gun 1712707) 2006

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The Fratellis – Henrietta (Fall Out CD Single FALLOUTCD-8) 2006

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The Fratellis – Chelsea Dagger (Fall Out CD Single FALLOUTCD-12) 2006

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The Fratellis – Whistle For The Choir (CD Single FALLOUTCD-18) 2006

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The Fratellis – Baby Fratelli (Fall Out CD Single FALLOUTCD-20) 2006

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Crosby, Stills & Nash – CSN (Atlantic SD 19104) #1 1977

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Crosby, Stills & Nash – CSN (Atlantic SD 19104) #2 1977

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Sufjan Stevens – Illinois (Asthmatic Kitty AKR-014) 2006 (in four variations)

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Paul McCartney – All The Best (Parlophone CDPMTV-1) 1987 (in three variations)

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Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here (Harvest SHVL 814) 1975 – version #1

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Pink Floyd Wish You Were Here (Harvest SHVL 814) 1975 – version #2

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Sinead O’Connor – The Lion And The Cobra (Chrysalis CHEN-7) 1987 #1

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Sinead O’Connor – The Lion And The Cobra (Chrysalis CHEN-7) 1987 #2

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Al Stewart – Modern Times (CBS-80477 / UK version) 1975

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Al Stewart – Modern Times (Janus JXS-7012 / US version) 1975

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The Cramps – Stay Sick (Vengeance 672 LP) 1989

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The Cramps – Stay Sick (Vengeance 672 CD) 1989

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The Cramps – Big Beat From Badsville (Vengeance 674 LP) 1997

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The Cramps – Big Beat From Badsville (Vengeance 674 CD) 1997

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The Cramps – Fiends Of Dope Island (Vengeance 675 LP #1) 2003

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The Cramps – Fiends Of Dope Island (Vengeance LP 675 #2) 2003

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The Cramps – Fiends Of Dope Island (Vengeance 675 CD) 2003

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The White Stripes – De Stijl (Sympathy For The Record Industry SFTR-I609) 2000

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The White Stripes – Lord, Send Me An Angel (Sympathy For The Record Industry 7″ SFTRI-645) 2000

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The Cure – Standing On A Beach; The Singles (Fiction / Polydor FIXH-12) 1986

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The Cure Staring At The Sea; The Singles (Fiction / Polydor 829239-2) 1986

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra – II (Jagjaguwar JAG-232) 2013

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Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Blue Record (Jagjaguwar 12″ JAG-246) 2013

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Led Zeppelin – Inthoughtheoutdoor (Swan Song SSK-59410) 1979 (in twelve variations, front and back)

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Lana Del Rey – Born To Die (Intercope 2787091) in two variations

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Lana Del Rey – Demos (Interscope …)

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Patti Smith – Because The Night (Arista 7″ single AS-0318) 1978

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Patti Smith – Easter (Arista AB-4171) 1978

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The Great Society – Conspicious, Only In It’s Absence (Columbia CS-9624) 1968

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The Great Society – Live At The Matrix (Demon 2LP DED-280) 1989

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