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    Posted: May 17 2017 at 23:07
Hi everyone
First time post on here although I've been hanging around for a while and using the wonderful resources of the site. I've acquired a copy of Amon Duul's wolf city and have tried to find version /release details, the one thing I'm struggling with is that all releases appear to have had a gatefold sleeve whereas mine has a single sleeve with a top opening. It most closely matches this version on Discogs down to matrix numbers and sleeve description including all text and the switched track order, only difference is that it is not a gatefold.

Anyone have a similar copy, any help in identifying this copy would be really appreciated, many thanks Phil.

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What label is it on...?


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Are you sure it's not  some East German knock off? Post a picture of it.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote RedPhil Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 19 2017 at 00:35
Thanks, it's on UA - I don't think it's a knock-off, a friend passed it on to me, he had it from back in the day and it certainly looks like it's been 'enjoyed' since the '70s rather than a recent knock-off.
I have photos but have been unable to upload - I'll look for a way
Thanks again Phil
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote RedPhil Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 19 2017 at 02:04

OK, tried and failed - what's the easiest way to upload photos to a post? Thanks

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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Tom Ozric Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 19 2017 at 02:13
I have a U.A. press in the gatefold cover. I never knew it existed as a single-sleeve.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote Kepler62 Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 19 2017 at 06:09
I have a Canadian one on UA that has a single sleeve.
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote RedPhil Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 19 2017 at 23:26
Hopefully some photos







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Remaining photos





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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote RedPhil Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 19 2017 at 23:40
Thanks for all your replies and research. I did look at the Canadian version on Discogs but I think it has a different serial number, I'd appreciate if you could check the photos against your version kepler62.
As you can see from the photo the sleeve is top opening.
Also just noticed on loading the photos some text on the label has been blocked out, does this offer a clue.
Thanks for your help again guys, Phil
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote ExittheLemming Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 20 2017 at 01:03
Judging by the labels (with some of the text similarly blocked out at the manufacuring stage) I'd say it's this one:

http://www.45worlds.com/vinyl/album/uag29406

Nothing about a top insert on the sleeve however....
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Post Options Post Options   Thanks (0) Thanks(0)   Quote RedPhil Quote  Post ReplyReply Direct Link To This Post Posted: May 20 2017 at 04:23
Thanks ExitTheLemming

The labels certainly look a match, however the copy you link to has the gatefold sleeve. Thanks for taking the time. 
By the way I'm loving the music, maybe I'll have to live with the mystery of the sleeve, not planning on selling so doesn't really make a difference

Enjoy whatever you're listening to today

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