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The London Chuck Berry sessions is in album of studio recordings and live recordings by Chuck Berry released by Chess Records in October 1972. Side one of the album consists of studio recordings engineered by Geoff Calver: Side two features three live performances recorded by the PYE mobile united, engineered by Alan Perkins. on February 3, 1972 at the Lanchester Arts Festival in Coventry, England. At the end of the live section, the recording includes the sounds of the festival management trying in vain to get the audience to leave so that the next performers, Pink Floyd, can take the stage. The crowd begins to chant “WE WANT CHUCK!” “My Ding-A-Ling”, From the live side of the album, was edited to approximately 4 minutes for release as a single. It was Berry’s first and only single to reach number 1 in both the US and the UK.
Limited Edition of 2000, Individually Numbered.
Remastered exclusively for vinyl.
Pressed on 180gm Black Vinyl.
Deluxe tip-on gatefold jacket.