Essential! Records (division of Castle Communications)

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Releases

Release Artist Format Tracks Date Country Catalog# Barcode
Final Damnation The Damned 12" Vinyl 17 ESCLP 008
Something/Anything? Todd Rundgren 2×CD 13 + 12 ESDCD007/2 5013428750070
Something/Anything? Todd Rundgren 2×12" Vinyl 13 + 12 ESDLP007 5013428050071
Raw Power Iggy and The Stooges CD 8 ESSCD005 5013428750056
Playing the Fool Gentle Giant CD 11 ESSCD006 5013428750063
Beck, Bogert & Appice Beck, Bogert & Appice CD 9 ESSCD 011 5013428750117
Playing the Fool Gentle Giant 2×12" Vinyl 4 + 5 ESSLP 006
Genius + Soul = Jazz Ray Charles 12" Vinyl 13 ESS LP 009
Beck, Bogert & Appice Beck, Bogert & Appice 12" Vinyl 9 ESSLP 011 5013428050118
Two Decades in Rock Uriah Heep 3×CD 13 + 17 + 17 ESBCD 022
Two Decades in Rock Uriah Heep 5×Vinyl 6 + 9 + 11 + 10 + 11 ESBLP 022
The Early Works Status Quo 3×CD 26 + 19 + 18 ESBCD 136
This Is Manchester Various Artists CD 1 ES CD 133 5017615813326
Tales of Gil Scott-Heron Gil Scott‐Heron 2×CD 6 + 5 ESDCD 021 5013428750216
Greatest Hits Live! Saxon CD 16 ESMCD 132 5017615813227
The Original Fleetwood Mac Fleetwood Mac CD 12 ESSCD 026 5013428750261
Meltdown Motörhead 3×CD 23 + 18 + 18 ESBCD 146 5017615814620
Anyway the Wind Blows Frank Zappa 2×CD 9 + 11 EDMCD 960 5017615516029
The Ark The Mothers of Invention CD 6 ESMCD 957 5017615515725
As An Am Frank Zappa CD 6 ESMCD 956 5017615515626
Anthology Hawkwind 3×CD 10 + 16 + 12 ESBCD 168
The Blues Years Fleetwood Mac 3×CD 18 + 17 + 15 ESBCD 138 5017615813821
The Ozzy Osbourne Years Black Sabbath 3×CD 13 + 15 + 13 ESBCD 142 5017615814224
Soul Seduction Supreme Bobby Womack 2×CD 10 + 8 ESDCD 141 5017615814125
1967-09-30: 'Tis the Season to Be Jelly: Konserthuset, Stockholm, Sweden The Mothers of Invention CD 10 ESMCD 961 5017615516128
1978-09-03: Saarbrücken 1978: Open Air Festival, Saarbrücken, Germany Frank Zappa CD 17 ESMCD 962 5017615516227
Silver Lining Nils Lofgren CD 10 ESSCD 145 5017615814521
Flags & Emblems Stiff Little Fingers CD 10 ESSCD 171
Live Москва 09-X1-90 Asia CD 14 ESSCD 174 5017615817423
The Classic Years Ray Charles 3×CD 15 + 17 + 15 5017615814422
Electric Tepee Hawkwind CD 14 ESSCD 181
G-Men Bootleg Series, Volume 1 Rory Gallagher 3×CD 10 + 12 + 10 ESBCD 187/1, ESBCD 187/2, ESBCD 187/3 5017615818727
The 50th Anniversary Collection Jim Croce 2×CD 24 + 25 ESDCD 188 5017615818826
Athens Andover The Troggs CD 11 ESS CD 180 5017615818024
Wonderland Judie Tzuke CD 10 ESSCD 184
George Clinton And Family Pt. 1 George Clinton and Family CD 10 ESSCD 185 5017615818529
Do It Buzzcocks CD 3 ESSX 2031 5017615313109
Homage The Blues Band CD 15 ESSCD 202 5017615820225
It Is the Business of the Future to Be Dangerous Hawkwind CD 12 ESSCD 196
It Is the Business of the Future to Be Dangerous Hawkwind Cassette 12 ESSMC196
George Clinton Family Series, Part 4: Testing Positive 4 the Funk Various Artists CD 14 ESMCD 392 5017615839227
Original Cool Stray Cats CD 15 ESMCD 395 5017615839524
The 12" Remixes Various Artists CD 9 ESSCD 027 5013428750278
George Clinton Family Series, Part 2: "P" Is the Funk Various Artists CD 12 ESS CD 189
George Clinton Family Series, Part 3: Plush Funk Various Artists CD 14 ESSCD 190 5017615819021
Jericho The Band CD 12 ESSCD 199 5017615819922
Natural History: The Very Best of Shriekback Shriekback 2×CD 11 + 12 ESD CD 217
Earthquake / Fire Wind Uli Jon Roth & Electric Sun 2×CD 8 + 9 ESD CD 216 5017615821628
The Rocky Horror Picture Show Richard O’Brien CD 16 ESMCD 215 5017615521528
The Undertones The Undertones CD 23 ESM CD 484 5017615848427
Hypnotised The Undertones CD 20 ESM CD 486 5017615848625
Get a Life Stiff Little Fingers CD 13 ESSCD 210 5017615821024
I Only Wrote This Song for You: A Tribute to Johnny Thunders Various Artists CD 15 ESS CD 223 5017615822328
Sumogrip Lucifer's Friend II CD 17 ESSCD 227 5017615822724
If 60's Were 90's Beautiful People 2×CD 9 + 6 ESS FD200 5017615820027
Harp Stiff Little Fingers CD 3 ESSX 2040 5017615314007
The Kinks Remastered The Kinks 3×CD 20 + 20 + 20 ESB CD 268
Live at the BBC Fleetwood Mac 2×CD 18 + 18 EDF CD 297 5017615829723
Alive Sex Pistols 2×CD 12 + 14 ESD CD 321 5017615832129
Book of Dreams Tangerine Dream 2×CD 12 + 9 EDF CD353 5017615835328
Isle of Wight 1970 Various Artists CD 4 EDF PD 327
Bangkok Shocks, Saigon Shakes, Hanoi Rocks Hanoi Rocks CD 10 ESM CD 273 5017615827323
Grand Hotel Procol Harum CD 9 ESM CD 290
Exotic Birds and Fruit Procol Harum CD 10 ESMCD 291 5017615829129
Creator The Lemonheads CD 13 ESMCD 470 5017615847024
The Sessions The Stranglers CD 11 ESSCD 283 5017615828320
The Ultimate & Best of The Rocky Horror Show Richard O’Brien CD 16 ESS CD 286 5017615828627
Never Say Die! Black Sabbath CD 9 ESM CD 329 5017615832921
Heaven and Hell Black Sabbath CD 8 ESM CD 330 5017615833027
Paranoid Black Sabbath CD 8 ESM CD 302 5017615830224
Master of Reality Black Sabbath CD 8 ESM CD 303 5017615830323
Black Sabbath (1996 Remaster) Black Sabbath CD 8 ESM CD 301, GAS 0000301ESM 5017615830125
Sabbath Bloody Sabbath Black Sabbath CD 8 ESM CD 305 5017615830521
Sabotage Black Sabbath CD 8 ESM CD 306 5017615830620
Zeit Tangerine Dream CD 4 ESM CD 347 5017615834727
Overkill Motörhead CD 15 ESM CD 310 5017615831023
Greatest Hits Nazareth CD 17 ESMCD 369 5017615836929
Born Again Black Sabbath CD 9 ESM CD 334 5017615833423
Seventh Star Black Sabbath featuring Tony Iommi CD 9 ESM CD 335 5017615833522
The Eternal Idol Black Sabbath CD 9 ESM CD 336, GAS 0000336ESM 5017615833621
A Time of Revelation: 25 Years On... Uriah Heep 4×CD 13 + 16 + 16 + 18 ESFCD298
Live at Last Black Sabbath CD 9 ESM CD 331 5017615833126
New Electric Muse: The Story of Folk Into Rock Various Artists 3×CD 23 + 21 + 19 ESB CD 416
Razamanaz Nazareth CD 13 ESMCD 370 5017615837025
Another Perfect Day Motörhead CD 13 ESMCD 438 5017615843828
It Is the Business of the Future to Be Dangerous Hawkwind CD 12 ESMCD 196
Keys to Ascension Yes 2×CD 5 + 4 EDF CD 417 5017615841725
Under Wheels of Confusion: 1970–87 Black Sabbath 4×CD 13 + 14 + 12 + 13 ESF CD 419/1, ESF CD 419/2, ESF CD 419/3, ESF CD 419/4 5017615841923
The Dream Roots Collection (The Tangerine Dream™ pink - blue box set) Tangerine Dream 5×CD 11 + 9 + 9 + 11 + 4 ESFCD420 5017615842029
Basket of Light Pentangle CD 9 CD 496 / GAS 0000406ESM ACO 5017615840629
Live at the Isle of Wight Festival 1970 The Who 2×CD 12 + 18 EDF CD 326 5017615832624
Keys to Ascension Yes 2×CD 5 + 4 EDF PR 417 [none]
30 Years A-Greying The Dubliners 2×CD 15 + 15 ESD CD 423 5017615842326
Vol 4 Black Sabbath CD 10 ESM CD 304, GAS 0000304ESM 5017615830422
Ace of Spades Motörhead CD 15 ESM CD 312 5017615831221
…Very ’eavy …Very ’umble (Remastered re-release) Uriah Heep CD 11 ESMCD 316 5017615831627
Salisbury (Remastered re-release) Uriah Heep CD 8 ESMCD 317 5017615831726
Look at Yourself (Remastered re-release) Uriah Heep CD 9 ESMCD 318 5017615831825
Demons and Wizards (Remastered re-release) Uriah Heep CD 12 ESMCD 319 5017615831924
Live January 1973 Uriah Heep (unknown) 13 ESMCD 320