This is the first 1970 is Jamaican pressing of this record. Extremely rare and hard to find. There isn’t even a Discogs page for it. But a little bit of Internet research will show that this is extremely rare. Few of these were made. The ultimate grail for a Bob Marley collector.
Bob Marley The Wailers Kaya TUFF GONG RED BROWN JAMAICAN COLORED VINYL RARE OG. Condition is Used.
Bob Marley & The Wailers
Original Jamaican pressing on Tuff Gong
Vinyl is deep red/brown translucent visible under normal light. The pictures tell the story here. A rare beauty, almost undocumented, not on discogs.
VINYL: VISUALLY VG+ looks great!Evaluated closely under bright, harsh light. There are some little bubbles here and there which is typical of Jamaican pressings. Has been VPI cleaned and could be ultrasonically cleaned on request.
Plays clean and clear with light surface noise typical of Jamaican pressings. Good fidelity.
Side A: ILPS 9517 A-6U JoNZ
Side B: ILPS 9517 B-1
LABELS:Clean, with approx 1-1.5 inch “deep groove” ring around spindle hole. Clearly legible with no issues. The labels themselves are textured.
JACKET: VG\VG+ with minor edge wear and small, faint specks/stains on front cover, small circle mark upper left of front by Bob Marley, perhaps from old sticker. Light dirt and rubs on back. See the photos absolutely no splits or rips.
Will ship Priority, double boxed, with full insurance at our expense to the continental US. International shipping is at our discretion, will need to be shipped priority fully insured with tracking regardless of destination.
Ships and sold from brick and mortar record store in Des Moines, Iowa—Rogue Planet Music.
Open to offers within reason. We believe you’d be hard pressed to find another copy.
Thanks for looking and please feel free to ask any questions!