Offered for sale is a 1976 Japanese pressing of Close to the Edge by Yes, complete with original obi.
About this copy: This copy of Close to the Edge is a 1976 Japanese second issue of an LP that was originally released in 1972 with a different catalog number.
This copy includes the original obi, lyric insert and custom inner sleeve.
The cover is VG++, with trace wear at the corners. The obi is M-. The inner sleeve has a 3″ split on one side. The insert is M-.
The disc is M- and appears to have had little, if any, play.
A beautiful copy of a terrific record.
Background: Released in 1972, Close to the Edge was the fifth studio album by Yes. The album reached #4 on the UK charts and #3 in the U.S., where it would be their highest-charting album ever.
Close to the Edge comprised just three tracks, the epic “And You and I” and “Siberian Khatru,” plus a side-long title track that represented the musical, lyrical, and sonic culmination of all that Yes had worked toward over the past five years. … In 1972, Close to the Edge was a flawless masterpiece.
|Country of origin:||Japan|
|Year of Release:||1976|