Bruce Springsteen Badlands US acetate (715763)
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BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN Badlands (Extremely Rare 1978 US single-sided 33 1/3rpm 12" sized metal based high grade methyl cellulose lacquer acetate for Take #23 of the opening track from the Columbia Records album 'Darkness On The Edge Of Town'. The acetate was cut on April 11, 1978, almost two months beore the LP's release date. The labels are custom printed by Sterling Sound, Inc. with the original '4/12/77' recording date printed at the bottom. The disc appears in Excellent condition with very little cosmetic wear commonly associated with the format [see 'more info' for further details]. A prize item for the Springsteen collector).

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Bruce Springsteen Badlands US acetate
Tracklisting / Additional Info: An acetate is a transitional stage between the master tape and the finished vinyl record.

Originally acetates were used for home recording in the days before tape recorders, but since the advent of cassette tape & CDR are now no longer used for providing bands & their entourage copies of today's studio efforts. A machine actually cuts the grooves into the acetate like a lathe.

The acetate is used to assess whether the music has been successfully transferred to disc. It is checked by the sound engineer. There may be only one copy made of a particular recording, sometimes more are cut and sent to the studio and band members for approval.

The acetate comes before making the master, and allows the sound to be checked without great expense.

It is unusual for more than a dozen to be manufactured, so from the collector's point of view an acetate is a rare find indeed! If the recording is rejected the acetate may be the only record that survives. The rejected cut may simply be poor quality, however the artist may have opted to use a different take of the song, if so, the acetate becomes much more precious.
An incredible find - possibly unique - and certainly one of only a handful.
Condition : This item is in Excellent condition or better (unless it says otherwise in the above description). We buy items as close to Mint condition as possible and many will be unplayed and as close to new as you could hope to find. Irrespective of the source, all of our collectables meet our strict grading and are 100% guaranteed. Click here for more info.
Availability: Sold Out - 'Request Next' to get an email if it comes back into stock.
Year of Release: 1978 - 41 years old
Artist: Bruce Springsteen (click here for complete listing)
Title: Badlands (click here for more of the same title)
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Format: acetate
Catalogue No: ACETATE
Country of Origin: USA  
Language: Regardless of country of origin all tracks are sung in English, unless otherwise stated in our description.
Additional info: Deleted
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