Sergey's

Metallica Collection

            RIDE THE LIGHTNING   

                                

LP Albums

1984 USA Megaforce, with gold promo stamp on back cover, silver labels, lyrics insert and picture inner sleeve (MRI 769)

1984 USA Elektra, white label promo with numbered gold stamp on back cover (9 60396-1

1984 USA Elektra, with inner sleeve, red/black labels (9 60396-1), fully signed in 1985 

1984 USA Elektra, with grey labels and inner sleeve (9 60396-1)

2008 USA Warner Bros., double-LP in gatefold cover, reissue on 180g vinyl with sticker and bellyband (424636 1)

2010 USA Warner Bros., double-LP in gatefold cover, blue vinyl, limited to 1000 copies (424636-1)

1984 Canada Banzai, with white labels and inner sleeve (BRC 1909

1984 Japan Nexus, with OBI strip, lyrics insert, promo sticker and white promo labels (K25P 501

1984 Japan Nexus, with OBI strip and lyrics insert (K25P 501)

1984 UK Music For Nations, first label (beige with no country of origin listed), first cover and inner sleeve (MFN 27) with misspressed label on side A

1984 UK Music For Nations, first label, first cover and inner sleeve (MFN 27) misspressed with labels on wrong sides

1984 France Bernett, with missprinted cover and inner sleeve (SB 18026)

1987 Brazil RGE, promo with gold stamp and promo stamp on label (304.7060)

1987 Brazil RGE, with orange labels and lyrics insert (304.7060)

1989 Europe Phonogram/Vertigo, with spaceship labels and inner sleeve, side B misspressed playing classical opera (838 140-1 / 841 242-1)

1989 India Polygram/Vertigo/Mil, single-sized coverwith white Vertigo labels and no inner sleeve (838 140-1)

1990 Korea Phonogram/Vertigo, with promo stickers on the back cover and on labels (SEL-RP 2026

1990 Korea Phonogram/Vertigo, with blue labels and lyrics insert (SEL-RP 2026)

 

CD Albums

1984 France Music For Nations, with barcode and 'made in France' back cover (CD MFN 27)

1984 France Music For Nations, without barcode and 'made in France' on CD (CD MFN 27)

1984 France/England Music For Nations, with barcode, 'printed in England' on cover and 'made in France' on CD (CD MFN 27

1984 USA Elektra, with longbox cover (9 60396-2

1995 USA Elektra, third press remastered edition (9 60396-2)

2000 USA DCC/Elektra, promo 24k gold disk with normal style cover (GZS 1136)

1988 Japan Sony/CBS, first press with OBI strip, lyrics insert, poster and promo stamp on back cover (25DP 5340)

1988 Japan Sony/CBS, first press with OBI strip, lyrics insert and poster (25DP 5340)

 

Ride The Lightning Totals:

vinyl albums - 13

cd albums - 6

cd promos - 2

12" vinyl singles - 13

cd singles - 2

vinyl promos - 8