The Madcap Laughs


Title: The Madcap Laughs (Harvest Records 1st issue)
Record Company: Harvest Records
Catalog Number: SHVL 765
Matrix Information: (side 1 / side 2)
1) SHVL 765 A-2G G 1 / SHVL 765 B-2G G 1 (both stamped)
2) SHVL 765 A-2G G 1 / SHVL 765 B-2G R 1 (both stamped)
3) SHVL 765 A-2G H 1 / SHVL 765 B-2G R 1 (both stamped)
Release Date: January 3, 1970
Release Information: First issue with "The Gramophone Co., Ltd." on the label, and no small EMI logo on the label.
Description: Gatefold cover.
Front Cover: Picture of Syd in his apartment. Dull blue-green Harvest logo in lower left corner of front cover. Laminated.
Back Cover: Picture of Syd in his apartment. Song titles down the right side. Catalog number in upper right corner. In the lower right, it says "6911 TPS Printed and made by Ernest J. Day & Co. Ltd. London SHVL 765."
Label: Yellow-green Harvest label. There is no EMI logo in a small rectangular box on the left side above the word Harvest. At the bottom of the label, it says "Made in Gt. Britain."
Text around the top edge of the label starts at 10 o'clock and says:
The Gramophone Co., Ltd. All rights of the manufacturer and of the owner of the recorded work reserved.
Text around the bottom edge of the label starts at 8 o'clock and says:
Unauthorized public performance, broadcasting, and copying of this record prohibited.

Click on the song title for the lyrics.

Song Title Written By Time
Terrapin Barrett 5:04

No Good Trying

Barrett 3:26
Love You Barrett 2:30
No Man's Land Barrett 3:03
Dark Globe Barrett 2:02
Here I Go Barrett 3:11
Octopus Barrett 3:47
Golden Hair
James Joyce- Lyric
Music - Barrett
Long Gone Barrett 2:50
She Took A Long Cold Look Barrett 1:55
Feel Barrett 2:17
If It's In You Barrett 2:26
Late Night Barrett 3:11