(This has been so with all the WG Elton's I've had - very good, but second to the DJMs) The piano on the UK is noticeably more real sounding than other copies I compared it too. Label: DJM Records (2) - DJE 29001 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album • Country: UK • Genre: Rock • Style: Pop Rock, Classic Rock. I enjoyed the 2014 remastered album, (although it could have been remastered better in my opinion, making it louder, like what Brian May has done to Queen's earlier stuff). DJM vinyl is not always as quiet as UK vinyl normally is, but the copies I kept as far as the presentation of the music I'd prefer any day over a quiet audiophile pressing. Sadly, the pressing currently being sent out by Amazon appears to be bad. One of my all time favorite albums gets a remake for it's 40th year. This Song Has No Title: 7. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. Buy Elton John Goodbye Yellow Brick Road in Music Records and get the best deals at the lowest prices on eBay! For those of you claiming it was Bowie, i'm afraid it was Elton). Reviewed in the United States on April 17, 2019. 5. I will have to compare a few tracks. Please try again. I still love music 40 years later, and if anyone would ever ask me my favorite album of all time it would be Yellow Brick Road. Skip to main content. In 1973 I purchased Elton John's Goodbye Yellow Brick Road album. The separation (in 5.1) is wonderful throughout the disc. Now picture discs notoriously don’t sound the best. A must for the biggest of fans. This very informative documentary was a bonus disc in the 30th Anniversary edition "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (+DVD)" with the album on two hybrid SACD's featuring a 5.1 surround sound mix which can also be found here "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" on Blu … Genres: Piano Rock, Pop Rock. Sweet Painted Lady: 10. MFSL 2-160; Vinyl LP). To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. A brilliant and unique artist and entertainer. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, an Album by Elton John. I don't have the matrix numbers in front of me, probably all similar to yours. It is so much clearer and beautiful than the compressed sound of CD and MP3 downloads. Our copy is NM-. Dirty Little Girl: 11. Label: Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab, Inc. - MFSL 2-160,MCA Records - MFSL 2-160 • Series: Original Master Recording • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album, Reissue, Remastered, Limited Edition, Numbered • Country: US • Genre: Rock • It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up ... Goodbye Yellow Brick Road [LP] - VINYL. BD-A offers so many possibilities, and having all albums in this series include a great surround mix will make this series more worth buying. This very informative documentary was a bonus disc in the 30th Anniversary edition " Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (+DVD)" with the album on two hybrid SACD's featuring a 5.1 surround sound mix which can also be found here " Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" on Blu … Sound is great, well engineered, excellent quality pressing. When Goodbye Yellow Brick Road, Elton John’s seventh album and first double-LP set, arrived in October 1973, it followed six straight Top 10 albums.The last two of those had gone all the way to No. This is an amazing album, of course. It's especially wrong not including surround mixes of the albums when such mixes already exist. They look pretty but most times lack in sound quality as compared to normal black vinyl pressings. Reviewed in the United States on July 24, 2019. The songs are a mix of rockers and ballads from his previous albums including quite a few from GBYBR. This very informative documentary was a bonus disc in the 30th Anniversary edition " Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (+DVD)" with the album on two hybrid SACD's featuring a 5.1 surround sound mix which can also be found here " Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" on Blu … C'mon, UMG! EUR 16.68 postage. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 19, 2014. Reviewed in the United States on August 20, 2014. We have a pressing of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road with identical stampers to yours on that dark maroon vinyl. Every song is awesome but my all time favorite is Love Lies Bleeding/Funeral for a Friend! A must have for your vinyl music collection. All the Girls love Alice: 12. “When are you gonna come down? Price Match Guarantee. I can't add much here to the other reviews of the music here, so I'll talk about the sound. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road went on to sell 31-million copies. Elton John is way better than I could explain. The real gem is the double live album, (I say that, it's two CD's in nicely decorated pouches). This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. The openor is great: 'Funeral for a friend...' while the unheard gems that are 'Elderberry Wine', 'I've seen that move too' and 'All the girls love Alice'explain why Elton was a fun rocker. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is, depending on who you speak to, either Elton's finest album, or the second; (for me it's ranked #2...Tumbleed Connection is #1). Everyone reading this is most likely familiar with the musical content of this recording, so my comments are primarily about the BD release. Had no choice but to accept a refund. In 1973 I purchased Elton John’s Goodbye Yellow Brick Road album. I never thought that this will beat my original German pressing but was I surprised. Slays my Mobile Fidelity I bought new in the day. 1. This is BY FAR the best sounding Goodbye Yellow Brick Road to ever hit the site, and BY FAR the best sounding copy we have ever played here at Better Records. A 40th anniversary deluxe edition reissue of Elton John‘s 1973 classic Goodbye Yellow Brick Road will be released later this year.. This got me through the sudden death of my dog, Reviewed in the United States on July 24, 2018. GYBR is different because it dose feel focused and every song offers something different While I will say Funeral for a Friend, the the 10 minute opener is a bit dragged out and tedious the good song vastly out number the bad, something I can't say about the White album. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up. Hell, it even gives vinyl a run for its money! The vocals in "Jamaica JO" sound like Elton is sitting in the room with you. I recall the WG was pretty good, better than the US stuff, but against the UK fell short once again. Da Nich Für! Elton John Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - MCA2-10003 Vinyl 2-LP MCA Records 1973 EX Sold for 30.00 USD on 26 Nov 2020 (Buy It Now) Vinyl Reviewed in the United Kingdom on May 24, 2019. Label: DJM Records (2) - DJLPD 1001,DJM Records (2) - DJLPD.1001 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album, Stereo Tri-fold cover • Country: UK • Genre: Rock, Pop • Style: Pop Rock Previous page of related Sponsored Products. I've had a couple UK DJM's, a WG DJM, a first pressing US MCA of course, and the MCA Super Disc. I've seen that Movie too. Almost certainly Elton John's biggest seller, save his first greatest hits collection, this was the album that created a true superstar. I also have the SACD and DVD-Audio versions of this album, and being the surround sound enthusiast that I am, I was glad to see the 5.1 mix included in this release. A friend has the DVD-Audio version of this album, but I propose that this sounds EVEN better. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up. Most highly recommended. I've had a couple UK DJM's, a WG DJM, a first pressing US MCA of course, and the MCA Super Disc. Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. The book is fab, with great photographs of Elton around 1973 and 1974, while the album of covers is so-so, yet it's great to see artists honour Elton in that way, although none of them are as great as the originals. Forum Policies, Rules, and Terms of Service. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on April 24, 2014, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - Classic Albums [DVD] [2001, ]". Great Savings Free Delivery / Collection on many items. Limited Edition Import 2x Vinyl LP with Trifold Sleeve- Numbered Edition- 180 Gram Yellow Vinyl with 17 Tracks includes download card... Tracklist: -------------- A1 Funeral For A Friend (Love Lies Bleeding) A2 Candle In The Wind A3 Bennie And The Jets B1 Goodbye Yellow Brick Road B2 This Song Has No Title B3 Grey Seal B4 Jamaica Jerk-off B5 I've Seen That Movie Too C1 Sweet Painted Lady C2 The Ballad Of Danny Bailey (1909-34) C3 Dirty Little Girl C4 All The Girls Love Alice D1 Your Sister Can't Twist (But She Can Rock 'n Roll) D2 Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting D3 Roy Rogers D4 Social Disease D5 Harmony. Saturday night's alright for … I have a few different DJM versions. When that synth in "Funeral for Friend/Love Lies Bleeding" starts with its initial "wah wah"...sheesh!!! When are you going to land?” It looked like Elton John would never come down. Give your old CD to a deserving friend, because this is THE definitive version of GYBR...so far. Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs of All Time - "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road" - Rated 390/500, "Candle In The Wind" - Rated 356/500! All of the original tracks are remastered to perfection, even thgh I can't tell a difference from the last remastering. Generally speaking I am not a fan of double albums. The quality of the sound on these Blu-Ray High-Fidelity Audio albums is amazing. The strings are "stringy", the guitars are up front without being in your face, the harmonies are almost beautiful. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. item 9 1972 elton john goodbye yellow brick road 2lp vinyl record lp mca-11003 vg 8 - 1972 elton john goodbye yellow brick road 2lp vinyl record lp mca-11003 vg $7.99 0 bids +$4.25 shipping I bought this album after seeing it featured on the tv series "Classic Albums". One of the all time great albums from a great entertainer. Because it was only audible during the beginning of “Funeral For A Friend” I ignored it. on Blu-ray audio as another part of the 40th Anniversary re-issue series. " I don't have the matrix numbers in front of me, probably all similar to yours. Was excited to own the 180 gram double vinyl. Find low everyday prices and buy online for delivery or in-store pick-up Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. The ballads are great, yet it's when he's rocking that you find yourself head banging. EUR 155.64. On the first play I quickly realized two things. I’ve saved the very best for last. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is, depending on who you speak to, either Elton's finest album, or the second; (for me it's ranked #2...Tumbleed Connection is #1). There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. This album is, however, the best album which orchestrates Elton's technical gift, and Elton at his peak during the 'glam years'. This man from 1970 to 1976 had a better music career than anyone else's 7 year span. Released as a double LP in 1973, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is regarded as Elton’s best release and consequently best-selling studio album with over 30 million copies sold. These items are shipped from and sold by different sellers. Released date: 21-03-2014 (Originally released in 1973) 2014 EU reissue 180g vinyl 2LP = Goodbye Yellow Brick Road was the album that turned Elton John into a true superstar. I bought this, truthfully, just for the live album. My wife bought this copy used in London for 1 pound. Shop Goodbye Yellow Brick Road [LP] VINYL at Best Buy. The album is massively underrated, especially when polls or lists are undertaken referring to 70's greats, or 1973 greats or just general classic rock greats. Reviewed in the United States on November 14, 2018. This is a review of the Blu-Ray version of GYBR, Reviewed in the United States on February 5, 2015. There's a problem loading this menu right now. One night in my night dreary as I was sad and teary, I popped this album on and "Funeral for a friend/love lies bleeding my hand" as well as "Candle in the wind" helped me through his sudden death. Please try again. SKU: 5661030. His voice is great, despite the fact he had a cold, and the band are on top form. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1973 Tri-fold cover Vinyl release of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road on Discogs. The textures of the surround mix are brought out even more here. Its been a while since the shootouts but all I've got left is two UK DJM's, and for a reason. The Funeral For A Friend Surround SACD is pretty cool when you crank it. Reviewed in the United States on August 5, 2014. One of my all time favorite albums gets a remake for it's 40th year, Reviewed in the United States on November 29, 2014. I have been an Elton fan since 1970 and truly believe that this is the best album by Elton. Elton John's opus and masterpiece shines here, as it always has. Guess I'll look elsewhere for a good copy of this one. If you have a Blu-Ray player and a half-decent home audio system, this will blow you away. The White album, Blond on Blond, Stadium Arcadium and Physical Graffiti are example of this in my opinion. This album is, however, the best album which orchestrates Elton's technical gift, and Elton at his peak during the 'glam years'. Whatever your format, it's all here. Title track “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” is a variation on (or sequel to) Honky Chateau’s “Honky Cat”—young man leaves family farm for the bright lights of the big city, only to find out urban living isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Usually I find that there are too long,have too much filler and there are so many styles that they never hold together. The Elton music in this era is more special than anything else I know. One - I loved every song on the album, and two - it had an annoying little "bump" for about the first minute on side one. If you love, or even like, GYBR, you owe it to yourself to buy this. I bought this, truthfully, just for the live album. Not including these mixes in their respective Pure Audio releases is cheating us out of hearing the music with all it can deliver. The sound quality is up there with some of the best in my collection. One – I loved every song on the album, and two – it had an annoying little “bump” for about the first minute on side one. Now for the criticism, and it's not of this album; rather, it's for the Pure Audio series. Unable to add item to List. I was never a big fan at the time and was probably too young to appreciate this when it first came out. Your sister can't twist -but she can rock 'n' roll: 14. 2cd deluxe or you can go old school with ". " My little dachshund died in October 2017 and I was devastated. So when I saw this groovy new pressing of “Goodbye Yellow Brick Road” come my way as an early present (my birthday is in just over two weeks) I was tickled to err, yellow? One Night Only - The Greatest Hits [2 LP]. on double vinyl. Although he was already known in 1973 due to the growing success of his previous albums, it was the release of this double album that made Elton a household name, going on to sell a staggering 31-million copies. This is the BY FAR the best Blu-Ray audio DVD I have heard so far. This album is, however, the best album which orchestrates Elton's technical gift, and Elton at his peak during the 'glam years'. It makes the music even more enjoyable. Two copies of this album both had the exact same two nasty skips in the exact same spots on Side 4, Song 2 "Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting". View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1984 Vinyl release of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road on Discogs. It arrived on time and in perfect condition - it was shipped overseas which can often be a little risky for vinyl. An Elton John classic, Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is an excellent album from back in the height of his career. I prefer this Don’t Shoot me and Carribou to all his later albums but he is great on stage. The hairs on my arms just rise and begin swaying with the music. Grey Seal: 8. Shop Goodbye Yellow Brick Road [LP] VINYL at Best Buy. The fine albums you're offering in this series ALL deserve to include a 5.1 mix. (Exclusive Limited Edition 2XLP White Vinyl) (Da Nich Fur Germany Edit... Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. Ships from and sold by Forever Young Records. On the first play I quickly realized two things. A top-notch box set commemorating the 40th anniversary of a truly classic album the has everything Elton represented: hard rock, soft rock, glam, ballads and even reggae and countrified songs. He's red-hot in this, playing like a true nutter! Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (Limited Numbered Yellow Vinyl Edition), Vinyl, Original recording remastered, April 8, 2014, Vinyl, Collector's Edition, Double LP, January 1, 2014, Audio DVD, Original recording remastered, April 27, 2004. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road: 6. The UK DJM copies or West German DJM copies are the best I ever heard in nicer pressings. Because it was only audible during … I had this on vinyl when it was first released Nd it is as good today as it was back then. Shop for goodbye yellow brick road at Best Buy. Shop for elton john goodbye yellow brick road free piano sheet music at Best Buy. This particular box set is a must for massive Elton fans, especially fans of both him and GBYBR. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. The best we have heard. Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road 2LP Vinyl 2014 from the Official UVinyl store Weezer - Exclusive Limited Edition Blue & White Marble Colored Vinyl LP, Stankonia - Exclusive Limited Edition Black & White Galaxy Colored 2x Vinyl LP. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Discussion in 'Music Corner' started by Chris R, Jul 30, 2009. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 29, 2014. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Included with this DVD is a coupon for a free MP3 download of the entire DVD; a nice offering from the manufacturer, but wholly unnecessary compared to the Blu-Ray audio. Price Match Guarantee. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1976 Vinyl release of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road on Discogs. This very informative documentary was a bonus disc in the 30th Anniversary edition ", " with the album on two hybrid SACD's featuring a 5.1 surround sound mix which can also be found here ". " I bought this, truthfully, just for the live album. The sound is fantastic and it highlights why Elton was, at the time, the biggest Rock solo star in Britain and America, (that's right, he was. Search results may not appear correct until indexing has completed, and the forum may respond a little slower than normal until this has finished. And for those of you who think that the early stampers must be the best, note that this killer copy had no side with a stamper under three. Jamaica Jerk-Off: 9. Its been a while since the shootouts but all I've got left is two UK DJM's, and for a reason. Goodbye Yellow Brick Road is, depending on who you speak to, either Elton's finest album, or the second; (for me it's ranked #2...Tumbleed Connection is #1). The bass is a lot tighter and soundstage is amazing. How 'bout it? Reviewed in the United Kingdom on November 20, 2017. ... ELTON JOHN Goodbye Yellow Brick Road YELLOW VINYL PRESSING 2 x LP SET DJE290001. My other concern buying vinyl these days is the quality of the pressing and/or re-mastering. Release Date: 04/08/2014. The MCA and MCA Super Disc weren't even in the running. I would recommend this to any vinyl buyer as a worry free acquisition. It features many highly popular songs like “Candle in the Wind”, “Saturday Night’s Alright for Fighting”, and “Bennie and the Jets”. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Label: Speakers Corner Records - DJM DJLPD 1001 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album, Remastered 180 Gram • Country: Germany • Genre: Rock • 13. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the 1999 180 Gram Vinyl release of Goodbye Yellow Brick Road on Discogs. On opening it was free of any manufacturing artifacts. Elton John - Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - Black Vinyl - Amazon.com Music. Released in 1984 on Mobile Fidelity (catalog no. We are rebuilding the search index and other forum caches this morning. Artist: Elton John. It was obvious right away - at least a tape generation but probably more away. It certainly didn't need it as the last special edition was already cleaned up rather nicely from its original state. A superb collection of songs by Elton John and Bernie Taupin. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. 13 watching. ELTON JOHN Goodbye Yellow Brick Road (Superb limited edition 1973 UK 18-track double LP pressed on YELLOW vinyl, featuring an astonishing run of hits with Bennie & The Jets, Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting,Candle In The Wind & the unforgettable title track, housed in a custom stickered & elaborate tri-fold picture sleeve [later issues were only gatefold]. I need not have worried.