Title: The Madcap Laughs (Harvest Records 1st
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.
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
The Gramophone Co., Ltd. All
rights of the manufacturer and of the owner of the recorded work
the bottom edge of the label starts at 8 o'clock and says:
performance, broadcasting, and copying of this record prohibited.
Click on the song title for the lyrics.