I'm interested in which reissue vinyl of Salisbury would be good. I have a Japanese vinyl replica CD of Salisbury, it's my go-to version at the moment but it would be nice to have it on vinyl without inner groove distortion. M , Dec 9, I listened to my german "Very 'eavy" LP from with headphones today - and it doesn't sound murky.
Great sound I think Great sound so far, but I detected a little left-channel issue a volume thing for about 1 second, sounds like a slightly damaged tape in the second half of the song. Is this part of the mastertape or did the german cutting tape have this issue? Location: United Kingdom. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Retrieved 23 April Prog Archives.
In fact, this is the pressing that I personally own, and I am quite happy with it. I might pick up an earlier pressing sometime down the road. I once had another version from "The Netherlands", supposedly from , and this one did not sound good to me, way too bright and thin. I don't remember the matrix code and it is not listed on Disogs, but it is this version: Uriah Heep - Salisbury I also heard the different versions of " Live - January " that sathvyre mentioned above, and I agree that the UK pressing sounds better.
I also agree about the US pressing of " The Magician's Birthday " and I agree that it sounds quite bright in direct comparison with the German Island pressing. On its own, the US pressing sounds o. Uriah Heep was together with Deep Purple one of the bands I really grew up with. I still remember at one point trading with my brother all my other Deep Purple vinyl albums for all Uriah Heep albums on vinyl, when I was a kid.
It would be interesting to check out other vinyl pressings from their mid 70's period, like " Return to Fantasy ", " Wonderworld ", " High and Mighty " and " Firefly ". Maybe I need to pick up some used vinyl Library and Archives Canada. Media Control GfK International. Retrieved 21 September Media Control Charts. Retrieved 26 September Retrieved 4 November Suomenlistalevyt in Finnish.
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Classic Rock. Retrieved 4 November Uriah Heep Official Website. Rolling Stone. Archived from the original on 30 April Retrieved 6 December Very 'eavy Very 'umble GfK Entertainment Charts. Library and Archives Canada.Twelve of the band's albums have made it to the UK Albums Chart (Return to Fantasy reached No. 7 in ) while of the fifteen Billboard Uriah Heep albums Demons and Wizards was the most successful (#23, ). In the late s the band had massive success in Germany, where the 'Lady in Black' single was a big hit/5(60).