The Beatles, "Beatles Beat"
Toshiba/EMI Japan issued this Euro-German compilation April 1978 as part of Japan's "Country Flag" OBI / EAS re-issue series of the Beatles Japanese LP catalog which began in 1976. This Title n° 33 in the series, with German flag OBI.
It's a re-issue of the Odeon release "Beatles Beat" compilation. Originally released there April 1964.
-Pressed from a copy of a German master, as identified by the matrix stamp
-True stereo on all tracks except A1 "She Loves You" and A4 "I'll Get You" are fake stereo.
-Includes bio-lyric sheet insert which mis-spells the title as "The Beatls Beat".
-OBI states ¥2,500
-Apple logo on the OBI but is on black & silver Odeon.
No obvious signs of wear to vinyl. Sleeve has some age discoloration on back, but is otherwise in great shape.
Made by Toshiba-EMI, Ltd., Japan.