Demon Music has announced that The Hitchhikers Guide To The Galaxy – The Quandary Phase is available pre-order now.
After a successful launch of the first three phases on vinyl, the BBC is now launching episodes 19 to 22 of this BBC radio series that became a global phenomenon. First broadcast in 1978 & 1980. The vinyl will be released on the 29th March on Amazon. Addition Amazon are offering 500 exclusive copies which include an art print signed by cast member and comedy legend Stephen Fry.
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy: Quandary Phase is published on heavyweight blue vinyl, packaged in the lavish style of the preceding Primary Phase, Secondary Phase and Tertiary Phase LP releases. This
One man and his towel against the Universe!
Follow Zaphod Beeblebrox as he journeys into a totally weird new dimension, and intrepid Earthman Arthur Dent as he tries to escape the Prehistoric era with his friend Ford Prefect. Plug into a seance between Zaphod and his greatgrandfather. Join Arthur as he meets the Bird People of Brontitall (who worship a 15 mile-high statue of, well, Arthur). Discover the terrible truth about shoe shops and, if you survive all that, join our heroes for an audience with the ruler of the Universe….
Hitching a lift back to Earth after it miraculously reappeared, Arthur. Dent returns to his cottage and tries to resume normal life. But an encounter with a striking woman named Fenchurch leads to a series of unanswered questions. Why has the planet’s entire population of dolphins vanished, leaving behind them some very charming crystal bowls? Who is Wonko the Sane, and what is God’s Last Message to His Creation? Meanwhile Ford Prefect is having revelations of his own, and as for Marvin the ParanoidAndroid…well, just don’t ask.
Suffice to say, things may never be the same again.
Starring Peter Jones as The Book, with Simon Jones as Arthur Dent, Geoffrey McGivern as Ford Prefect, Mark Wing Davey as Zaphod Beeblebrox, and Stephen Moore as Marvin the Paranoid Android, with a guest cast including Bill Paterson, John Le Mesurier, Ken Campbell, Valentine Dyall, Rula Lenska, Bill Wallis, Alan Ford and Jonathan Pryce, and sound effects by the BBC Radiophonic Workshop..
The previous vinyls are still available on Amazon.