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... VERY 'EAVY... VERY 'UMBLE

Released in The UK 19th June 1970
UK: Vertigo 6360006, re-released 1971 as Bronze ILPS 9142
US: Mercury SR-61294 (titled "Uriah Heep", rel. August 1970)

Side A
1. GYPSY (Box/Byron) 6.37
2. WALKING IN YOUR SHADOW (Newton/Byron) 4.31
3. COME AWAY MELINDA (Hellerman/Minkoff) 3.46
4. LUCY BLUES (Box/Byron) 5.09

Side B
1. DREAMMARE (Newton) 4.39
2. REAL TURNED ON (Box/Byron) 3.37
3. I LL KEEP ON TRYING (Box/Byron) 5.24
4. WAKE UP (SET YOUR SIGHTS) (Box/Byron) 6.22

DAVID BYRON - Lead Vocals
KEN HENSLEY - Organ, Slide Guitar, Mellotron, Piano and Vocals
MICK BOX - Lead Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Vocals
PAUL NEWTON - Bass Guitar, Vocals
OLLIE OLSSON - Drums, Percussion
Our Thanks To:
ALEX NAPIER - Drums on all tracks excepting 'Dreammare' & 'Lucy Blues'
COLIN WOOD - Keyboard on 'Come Away Melinda' & 'Wake Up'

KEITH BAKER - Drums on 'Bird Of Prey' on North American versions

RECORDING: Lansdowne Sudios, London
RECORDING ENGINEER: Peter Gallen
MIXING ENGINEERS: Peter Gallen and Peter Olliff
PRODUCTION: Gerry Bron for Hit Record Productions Limited
PHOTOGRAPHS: Pete Smith
SLEEVE DESIGN: Robin Nicoll (Design Machine)
RECORDED EARLY 1970

In North America the album was released titled just 'URIAH HEEP' with different cover and slightly different track listing ('Lucy Blues' was replaced by 'Bird Of Prey' which had been released as a single b-side in Europe):

Side A
1. GYPSY
2. WALKING IN YOUR SHADOW
3. COME AWAY MELINDA
4. BIRD OF PREY (instead of 'Lucy Blues')
Side B
1. DREAMMARE
2. REAL TURNED ON
3. I'LL KEEP ON TRYING
4. WAKE UP (Set Your Sights)


ESSENTIAL SINGLES RELEASES:

GYPSY (edit) / BIRD OF PREY (Germany) Vertigo 6059020
GYPSY (edit) / REAL TURNED ON (U.S.) Mercury 73103
WAKE UP (Set Your Sights edit) / COME AWAY MELINDA (U.S.) Mercury 73145

No singles released in The UK


BONUS TRACKS ON 1996 REMASTERED CD:
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BONUS TRACKS ON 2003 EXPANDED DE-LUXE CD:
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BONUS TRACKS ON 2016 EXPANDED 2-CD:
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VEVU Vertigo
Original Vertigo release

Uriah Heep US
North American "Uriah Heep" release