IRON MAIDEN 'The Number Of The Beast' 1982 UK 7"/45 rpm, ONE-SIDED TEST PRESSING
Center Hole: SMALL, SOLID CENTRE
Year of Release, Country of Origin: 1982, UK
Condition Record/Sleeve: EX/- (GENERIC SLEEVE)
Just very minor superficial surface wear, comes in a generic white paper-sleeve
Unique original 1982 test-pressing, manufactured by EMI records.
Have never seen this particular pressing referenced before, there is another test-pressing in circulation with the matrix-number of 'EMI 5287 A-1', but this one is machine-stamped 'EMI 5287 A-2'.
The blank B-side has the customary LPFB marking in the run-out groove. Both sides come with white labels, the release-date of 30 Mar 1982 is stamped on the A-side.
A The Number Of The Beast