In the Court of the Crimson King = 200g vinyl LP
1 x LP
( 1969 ) - 2010 UK reissue on 200g LP + download =Best of 60s. In The Court Of The Crimson King stands as one of the defining albums of British rock music and one of the finest debut albums of all time. Described as “an uncanny masterpiece” by Pete Townsh
Release date: 29-05-2010(Originally released in 1969)
2010 EU reissue on 200g vinyl LP + Download= Best of 60s. Recorded over a period of 10 days in August of 1969 and released on October 10th of the same year, In The Court Of The Crimson King stands as one of the defining albums of British rock music and one of the finest debut albums of all time.
Described at the time as “an uncanny masterpiece” by Pete Townshend, the album has achieved legendary status over the years. It is the only studio document of an extraordinary year in the life of King Crimson; a year that began with the group’s first rehearsals on January 13th, included a residency at the Marquee Club, a concert in Hyde Park with The Rolling Stones, the recording and release of the album and ended with the dissolution of the lineup at the close of Crimson’s 1st American tour in December.
A1 21st Century Schizoid Man (Including Mirrors)
A2 I Talk To The Wind
A3 Epitaph (Including (A) March For No Reason; (B) Tomorrow And Tomorrow)
B1 Moonchild (Including (A) The Dream; (B) The Illusion)
B2 The Court Of The Crimson King (Including (A) The Return Of The Fire Witch; (B) The Dance Of The Puppets)
Originally released: 1969
This release: 2010