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This Heat HEALTH & EFFICIENCY Vinyl Record - Gatefold Sleeve, 180 Gram Pressing, Remastered, Reissue

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This Heat HEALTH & EFFICIENCY Vinyl Record - Gatefold Sleeve, 180 Gram Pressing, Remastered, Reissue
Limited 180gm heavyweight vinyl LP pressing housed in an expanded gatefold tip-on jacket. Includes booklet with track notes and archival photos. 24 bit/96 kHz re-master from original analog tapes. First official vinyl reissue in collaboration with original band members Charles Bullen and Charles Hayward. 1980 EP from the post punk trio. The eight-minute title track, remembers Charles Hayward, "was improvised pretty much fully-formed, " and included the sound of the neighboring school's playground and the band rolling bottles around in the gallery space next to their studio. That's where they found the maxi-single's sleeve too - Pete Cobb's blue and white image was on display in the same gallery. As Charles Hayward notes: "Everything seemed to fall into place." On the B-side, the drone for "Graphic/Varispeed" came from the song "24 Track Loop" on the first album, albeit manipulated, slowed down and sped up. "In the process, we realized that we liked the morphing of the sound from one state to another as the vari-speed combed the sound across the equalization, like a microscope. So we recorded the process itself, which is what you hear here, "says Hayward. The intention was for the single to be able to be played at 33, 45 or 78 RPM - which you're welcome to do with this reissue, too.

Gatefold Sleeve
This vinyl is packaged with a two-part folding sleeve.

180 Gram Audiophile pressing
This record is pressed onto 180 grams of black audiophile grade vinyl. The heavier weight steadies the record and ensures consistency in pressing and promises the highest fidelity reproduction of the source recording.

Remastered Recording
This version of the record has been remastered from the original verion utilizing the source master tapes and the latest in recording technology.

Reissued Album
This release is the reissue of the original recording, preserving many unique artifacts and details of the original release. This typically includes packaging, content and other materials.

Protection
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.

Packaging
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