CAPITOL  SOUVENIR
'PROMOTIONAL'
COMPACT  33  EP

(Capitol SPRO-2905 / 2906)
Issued 1965

ITEM # PR407
CONDITION : 
NM - / NM

 
PRICE :
$1,500

VERY RARE 1965 CAPITOL RECORDS PROMOTIONAL EP
ISSUED TO CELEBRATE THE GRAND OPENING OF THEIR THIRD PRESSING PLANT :
JACKSONVILLE, ILLINOIS -  AT THE NEW  ' 1 CAPITOL WAY '  ADDRESS!  THIS EP WAS ISSUED IN A GREAT PICTURE SLEEVE SHOWING A PICTURE OF THE NEW FACTORY ON ONE SIDE -

- AND SOME CAPITOL CHIEF EXECUTIVES ON THE OTHER,
INCLUDING CAPITOL PRESIDENT, ALAN LIVINGSTON WHO SIGNED THE BEATLES TO THE CAPITOL LABEL IN 1964 !

CAPITOL PRESSED A SOUVENIR 7" RECORD, WHICH CONTAINS EXCERPTS FROM SONGS BY SOME OF CAPITOL'S BIGGEST STARS INCLUDING THE BEACH BOYS, FRANK SINATRA, NAT KING COLE,
BARBRA STREISAND, AND MOST IMPORTANTLY .....
SONG 2 ON SIDE 1 OF THE DISC INCLUDES A
WONDERFUL  EXCERPT OF THE SMASH BEATLES HIT,
'I WANT TO HOLD YOUR HAND'. (Capitol SPRO-2905/2906).


THIS ITEM WAS NOT AVAILABLE IN STORES AT ALL! 
CONDITION OF THE SLEEVE IS A VERY NICE NEAR MINT MINUS WITH SOME SLIGHT RECORD IMPRESSION, BUT NO SPLITS OR WRITING. THE DISC HAS STUNNING NEAR MINT GLOSSY LABELS AND NEAR MINT VINYL. 
THIS IS AN EXTREMELY RARE ORIGINAL PROMOTIONAL ITEM! 

 

 

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