Offered for sale is an original U.S. Capitol Record Club pressing of Honky Chateau by Elton John.
About this copy: This copy of Honky Chateau is a 1972 pressing on the Universal City Records (UNI) label, pressed by Capitol Records for the Capitol Record Club.
The cover is VG+ with a worn spot near the upper right hand corner of the front cover.
The disc is M- with a couple of minor scuffs from the original paper inner sleeve, but no significant marks. Clean disc!
A nice copy of a scarce Elton John LP.
Background: Released in 1972, Honky Chateau was the fifth album by Elton John.
The album reached #2 on the UK charts and #1 in the U.S.
Considerably lighter than Madman Across the Water, Honky Chateau is a rollicking collection of ballads, rockers, blues, country-rock, and soul songs. On paper, it reads like an eclectic mess, but it plays as the most focused and accomplished set of songs Elton John and Bernie Taupin ever wrote.
|Country of origin:||U.S.|
|Record Label:||Universal City Records|
|Year of Release:||1972|