'68 RAINBOW Orig THE BEACH BOYS ? STACK-O-TRACKS + BOOKLET ? PET SOUNDS RARITIES
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~ ACTUAL 1960's STUDIO BACKING TRACKS ~
ORIGINAL RAINBOW COLLECTIBLE + 15 PAGE BOOKLET
THE BEACH BOYS
USA -RAINBOW CAPITOL - DKAO 2893 - STEREO
... not seeing spare copies anymore!
100% very first printing 1968 original vinyl pressing, in thick gatefold cover, on the highly collected RAINBOW Capitol Records label of the sixties...
INCLUDES the elusive 15 page BOOKLET, most original copies are now missing
The Stack-O-Tracks album was release by The Beach Boys containing the actual backing tracks to fifteen of their songs spanning their career to that point. Considered little more than a penny pincher when it came out, Stack-O-Tracks turned out to be a very educational album for those wanted to know what went into the making of a Beach Boys music track. This type of release was unique for any band of the period, and generally was and still is relatively unique throughout the music industry where backing tracks, in the rare event of their commercial release, are generally bonus tracks or b-sides to singles.
The Beach Boys third and final album release of 1968, coming after Friends. Stack-O-Tracks was seen by many at the time as a desperate last-ditch effort by Capitol Records to try anything to sell Beach Boys records. The strategy backfired, when the record buying public, in 1968, just didn't get it. Nonetheless, featuring actual Beach Boys backing tracks from their past studio albums, and includes a large 15 page booklet with the bass lines, lead lines, chords and lyrics (to sing along with), Stack-O-Tracks was clearly a gift to those who wanted to hear what was going on beneath the lush harmonies.... Stack-O-Tracks quickly disappeared and was out of print"Darlin' " – 2:12 "Salt Lake City" – 1:58 "Sloop John B" – 3:04 "In My Room" – 2:13 "Catch A Wave" – 2:00 "Wild Honey" – 2:35 "Little Saint Nick" – 1:49 "Do It Again" – 2:11 "Wouldn't It Be Nice" – 2:11 "God Only Knows" – 2:37 "Surfer Girl" – 2:16 "Little Honda" – 1:36 "Here Today" – 3:06 "You're So Good To Me" – 1:55 "Let Him Run Wild" – 2:13
CONDITION: The Cover: thick gatefold cover really nice, "EX" (excellent) very solid all around with nice original colors, 50 years of age, collection worthy rarity. Not seeing spare copies anymore! NO delete marks, no split seams, no bends and no writing ...
The Vinyl: is all glossy on both sides, rated: M- clean, plays excellent . Both rainbow Capitol labels are clean.
The large booklet is M- clean
A cool addition to anyone's music library!
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