King Crimson

1969 - 1972


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Finally on vinyl, the King Crimson 40th anniversary albums mixed and produced by Steven Wilson and Robert Fripp.

Cut from the same hi-res masters used for the 40th anniversary CD/DVD-A series and
pressed on 200g super-heavyweight vinyl for the best possible audio reproduction

• Box set contains the band’s first four classic albums, plus a 2LP set of rarities, including a complete alternate version of “In the Court of the Crimson King” mixed and produced by Steven Wilson and featuring artwork originally present in “The Young Person’s Guide to King Crimson” – the band’s first, 1975 issued compilation.

• Set also contains a full sized replica of the King Crimson timeline booklet originally present on that 1975 compilation.

Tracklist

In The Court Of The Crimson King
1-A1 21st Century Schizoid Man (Including "Mirrors")
1-A2 I Talk To The Wind
1-A3 Epitaph (Including "March For No Reason" And "Tomorrow And Tomorrow")
1-B1 Moonchild (Including "The Dream" And "The Illusion")
1-B2 The Court Of The Crimson King (Including "The Return Of The Fire Witch" And "The Dance Of The Puppets")
In The Wake Of Poseidon
2-A1 Peace - A Beginning
2-A2 Pictures Of A City (Including 42nd At Treadmill)
2-A3 Cadence And Cascade
2-A4 In The Wake Of Poseidon (Including Libra's Theme)
2-B1 Peace - A Theme
2-B2 Cat Food
The Devil's Triangle
2-B3a Merday Morn
2-B3b Hand Of Sceiron
2-B3c Garden Of Worm
2-B4 Peace - An End
Lizard
3-A1 Cirkus (Including: Entry Of The Chameleons)
3-A2 Indoor Games
3-A3 Happy Family
3-A4 Lady Of The Dancing Water
3-Ba Prince Rupert Awakes
3-Bb Bolero - The Peacock's Tale
3-Bc The Battle Of Glass Tears (Including: Dawn Song / Last Skirmish / Prince Rupert's Lament)
3-Bd Big Top
Islands
4-A1 Formentera Lady 9:55
4-A2 Sailor's Tale 7:20
4-A3 The Letters 4:23
4-B1 Ladies Of The Road 5:29
4-B2 Prelude: Song Of The Gulls 4:14
4-B3 Islands 9:14
An Alternative Guide to King Crimson (1969-72)
5-A1 21st Century Schizoid Man (Instrumental, Trio Version)
5-A2 I Talk To The Wind (Studio Run Through)
5-A3 Epitaph (Alt Instrumental Version)
5-B1 Moonchild (Take 1)
5-B2 The Court Of The Crimson King (Take 3, Instrumental)
5-B3 I Talk To The Wind (Duo Version)
5-B4 Cadence And Cascade (Guide Vocal, Greg Lake)
5-B5 Peace - An End (Alt Mix)
6-C1 Cat Food (Single Version)
6-C2 Groon (2010 Mix)
6-C3 Indoor Games (Alt Take)
6-C4 Lady Of The Dancing Water (Alt Take)
6-C5 Prince Rupert Awakes (Piano, Keith Tippett)
6-C6 Prince Rupert's Lament (Alt Take)
6-D1 A Peacemaking Stint Unrolls
6-D2 Sailor's Tale (Alt Guitar Takes)
6-D3 Ladies Of The Road (Remix)
6-D4 Prelude: Song Of The Gulls (String Section, Take 2)
6-D5 Islands (Run Through With Oboe Prominent)