Barry Adamson ‎– Oedipus Schmoedipus

Mute ‎– PStumm 134
Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, Promo, Sampler

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A1 Set The Controls For The Heart Of The Pelvis (Radio Friendly)
Arranged By [String Arrangement Collaboration] – Billy McGeeArranged By [String Arrangement Collaboration] – Audrey RileyBacking Vocals – Beverly Skeet*, Chantel Mapp, Roy Hamilton, Zeitia Massiah*Guitar – Mark De Lane LeaVocals – Jarvis CockerWritten-By – Cocker*
A2 Something Wicked This Way Comes
Arranged By [String Arrangement Collaboration] – Audrey Riley, Billy McGeeClarinet – Pete WymanMixed By – Kevin PetrieMixed By [Assisted By] – John PendletonOrgan [Hammond] – Seamus BeaghenWritten-By – Thaws*, Vowels*, Blackwell*, Marshall*, Middlesbrooke*, Datin*, Vidalin*, Shapiro*, Del-Naja*
B1 Achieved In The Valley Of Dolls
Guitar [Additional] – Ken LowProducer, Programmed By [Additional] – Ivor WimborneVocals – Billy MacKenzieWritten-By – McKenzie*
B2 Miles
Mixed By – Kevin PetrieMixed By [Assisted By] – John PendletonPiano – Seamus BeaghenSaxophone – Pete WymanWritten-By – Miles Davis

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  • Producer, Arranged By, PerformerBarry Adamson
  • Programmed By [Additional Programming], Other [Sounds And Cool Collaboration]Atticus Ross (tracks: A1, A2, B2)
  • Written-ByAdamson* (tracks: A1, A2, B1)


Promo copy - Not for resale

All tracks taken from the forthcoming album "Oedipus Schmoedipus" Stumm134 released July 29th.

Made in Great Britain.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A, etched): P STuMM 134 - A1 PR-M DMM THE EXCHANGE DMM A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B, etched): P STuMM 134 - B1 PR-M DMM A
  • Label Code: LC 5834

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
INT 893.192 Barry Adamson Oedipus Schmoedipus(CD, Promo, Smplr) Mute INT 893.192 Europe 1996 Sell This Version
PCDSTUMM 134 Barry Adamson Excerpts From "Oedipus Schmedipus"(CDr, Promo, Smplr) Mute PCDSTUMM 134 UK 1996 Sell This Version



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September 20, 2018
Something to keep in mind when listening to "Something Wicked" - Barry purposefully used a dirty, crackly sample when making this track. So don't think you got a poor copy on the first listen like I did!