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    Beatles Yesterday and Today Second State Butcher Cover Mono LP (Capitol 2553, 1966). Essentially a collection of singles, Yesterday and Today came out in-between the concept albums Rubber Soul and Revolver, and included some of the group's most popular all-time tunes that had not been included on other US albums: "Yesterday", "Day Tripper", "Nowhere Man", "We Can Work It Out", and "Drive My Car" to name but a few. But it's more famous for what shouldn't have been - its original album cover, the notorious "Butcher Cover". All but a relatively few of the covers were successfully yanked from retailers, a relatively few more were pasted over by the more innocuous "Trunk Cover" you see here. But beneath the surface... something a little more shocking! This copy's numbered "6", signifying an L.A. or Winchester, CA pressing. Condition: EX 7 (light writing at top left front)/GD-VG 4.

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    July, 2011
    29th Friday
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