Heartland - Anaconda
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Due to the motive on the cover front, this 7" vinyl bootleg is widely known as the "Headshot Single".
- Label: allegedly Merciful Release
- Catalogue#: MR 015
- Format: 7" vinyl single
- Released: 1987
- Side A - Heartland
- Side B - Anaconda
- Both tracks were recorded live at
- The cover as a whole is designed to imply an official release, including the catalogue# MR015.
- It has a thumb cut to the right side of the back. The catalogue# does, however, refer to the Alice single.
- The vinyls runt at 45 rpm and come with plain white labels without any information.
- The picture on the cover front is a detail from the World Press Photo of the Year 1968 taken by AP-photographer Eddie Adams.
- It shows the scene when captured and hand-cuffed Viet Cong Captain Nguyễn Văn Lém was summarily executed through a headshot
- in the open road by Vietnamese Chief of National Police Nguyễn Ngọc Loan.
- The original photo was taken in b/w and is toned here in light pink.
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