Messengers ‎– First Message

Red Light Records

Messengers ‎

First Message LP

Red Point - German Press, 1975

Regular price €14.00

VG+/VG+ some light marks to vinyl, some very minor background crackle at the start of the quiet intro on side-a but nothing overpowering. the rest plays great. light edge & ring wear to sleeve + minor water damage at the bottom of front cover + red sticker to top right corner ( see photo )

Debut from Berlin big band soul/jazz funk group that released two LP's, this first one recorded at the famous Hansa studios. 

Interesting trivia/pub quiz fact, the lead singer Antonia Maass was dating Bowie's producer Tony Visconti during this period and seeing the couple from the studio window kissing next to the Berlin wall inspired him to write Heroes. Antonia later sang backing vocals on the song and helped David write and pronunciate the german version Helden also