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The Mercury Demos [LP]

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Format: Vinyl
Label: RHINO / PARLOPHONE
Genre: Rock/Pop
Rel. Date: 06/28/2019
UPC: 190295519155

The Mercury Demos [LP]
Artist: David Bowie
Format: Vinyl
New: Available $62.98
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Available Formats and Editions

DISC: 1

1. Space Oddity (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]
2. Janine (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]
3. An Occasional Dream (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]
4. Conversation Piece (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]
5. Ching-a-Ling (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]
6. I'm Not Quite (aka Letter To Hermione) [with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson] ['Mercury' Demo]
7. Lover To The Dawn (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]
8. Love Song (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]
9. When I'm Five (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]
10. Life Is A Circus (with John 'Hutch' Hutchinson) ['Mercury' Demo]

More Info:

THE 'MERCURY' DEMOS are ten early Bowie recordings captured live in one take to a Revox reel to reel tape machine inBowie's flat in spring 1969, with accompaniment from John "Hutch" Hutchinson on guitar and vocals.

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THE 'MERCURY' DEMOS set will come in a replica of the original tape box and will feature one LP, a print, two photo contact sheets, and sleeve notes by Mark Adams. The labels of the LP feature the same EMIDISC acetate styling as Spying Through A Keyhole and Clareville Grove Demos with the song titles in Bowie's own handwriting.