Lot #5352
Ramones 'Leave Home' Test Pressing

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Estimate: $200+

Description

Uncommon test pressing of the Ramones album Leave Home, with both sides featuring a white "1977 Warner Bros. Records" label stating that the record is "Not to Be Publicly Performed, Reproduced, Sold or Otherwise Distributed." One label marked in pencil, "Ramones." Includes the white album sleeve marked as "Ramones, Leave Home" and "SR 6031." In fine condition. Included is a label copy of a track listing for record "SR 6031," with release date of September 15, 1977; the sheet bears a horizontal slice from the left side.

Accompanied by a letter of provenance from avid Ramones collector and fan Robert Martel, who states the "album was obtained by me from a Boston-area record store in the 1980s."

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Marvels of Modern Music
  • Dates: #611 - Ended June 24, 2021