Wednesday, 27 November 2013
SJET103: The Turn To Stone Reissue Mystery #2
#620: Hello ... Hello ... my old friends ... It's great to see you once again! You may recall that back in July, ELO Beatles Forever (ELOBF) posted an article about the rarity of the Jet/CBS re-issue of "Turn To Stone" in 1978 when Don Arden's Jet Records parted company with previous distributor and manufacturer United Artists Records thus:
In summary, it was allocated catalogue number #SJET103 (formerly #UP36313) and has rarely, if at all, been seen physically except as an acetate. Earlier this week, what is believed to be one of those rare "Turn To Stone" reissue acetates, was sold on eBay for £217 thus:
Yours Truly KJS & ELO Beatles Forever (ELOBF) would like to hear from anyone with a physical copy of this ultra rare single - even a picture would be most appreciated!
Until next "Time" in the ELO (and related) Universe ... KJS ... 27-Nov-2013