Fad Gadget ‎– The Best Of Fad Gadget

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1-1 Fad Gadget Back To Nature
Synthesizer – Daniel MillerSynthesizer, Performer [Distorted Electric Piano, Rhythm Generator] – Frank ToveyWritten-By – Tovey*
5:49
1-2 Fad Gadget The Box
Performer [Distorted Electric Piano, Rhythm Generator] – Frank ToveyWritten-By – Tovey*
4:15
1-3 Fad Gadget Ricky's Hand
Engineer – Eric RadcliffePerformer [Choir Girl Effect] – B.J. Frost*Performer [Tapes, Black And Decker, V.8 Double Speed Electric Drill] – Frank ToveySynthesizer – Daniel MillerWritten-By – Miller*, Tovey*
4:09
1-4 Fad Gadget Handshake
Engineer – Eric RadcliffePerformer [Choir Girl Effect] – B.J. Frost*Performer [Tapes, Black And Decker, V.8 Double Speed Electric Drill] – Frank ToveySynthesizer – Daniel MillerWritten-By – Miller*, Tovey*
4:27
1-5 Fad Gadget Fireside Favourite
Bass Guitar, Banjo – Eric RadcliffeSynthesizer, Electronic Drums [Drum Machine] – Frank ToveyWritten-By – Tovey*
4:17
1-6 Fad Gadget Insecticide
Drums – Nick CashGuitar – Eric RadcliffeSynthesizer, Performer [Electric Razor] – Frank ToveyWritten-By – Tovey*
3:11
1-7 Fad Gadget Make Room
Bass Guitar – Pete Balmer*Drums – Robert GotobedSynthesizer – David SimmondsVocals [Extra Vocals] – B.J. Frost*, Sarah PirozekWritten-By – Tovey*, Balmer*
4:14
1-8 Fad Gadget Lady Shave
Performer [Effects] – Frank ToveySynthesizer – David SimmondsSynthesizer, Drums [Drum Machine] – Daniel MillerWritten-By – Miller*, Tovey*
5:48
1-9 Fad Gadget Saturday Night Special
Backing Vocals – Anne Clift, B.J. Frost*Bass Guitar – Pete Balmer*Drums – Nick CashGuitar – Eric RadcliffePiano – David SimmondsSynthesizer – David Simmonds, Frank ToveyWritten-By – Frost*, Tovey*
4:34
1-10 Fad Gadget King Of The Flies
Bass Guitar – Pete Balmer*Drums – Nick CashGuitar – Eric RadcliffePiano – David SimmondsSynthesizer – David Simmonds, Frank ToveyWritten-By – Tovey*, Cash*, Balmer*
3:06
1-11 Fad Gadget Life On The Line
Backing Vocals – Alison Moyet, B.J. Frost*, Jill TippingGrand Piano – David SimmondsSynthesizer – David SimmondsSynthesizer, Programmed By [Computer], Electronic Drums [Drum Machine] – Frank ToveyWritten-By – Tovey*
3:57
1-12 Fad Gadget 4M
Synthesizer, Programmed By [Computer], Electronic Drums [Drum Machine], Performer [Toys] – Frank ToveyVoice – Morgan Tovey-FrostWritten-By – Tovey*
3:09
1-13 Fad Gadget For Whom The Bells Toll
Chorus [Vocal Chorus By] – Alison Moyet, Andrew Kay, Anne Clift, B.J. Frost*, Jill Tipping, Yvette AnnaProgrammed By [Computer], Synthesizer, Electronic Drums [Drum Machine] – Frank ToveySynthesizer – David SimmondsVibraphone – Nick CashWritten-By – Tovey*
3:35
1-14 Fad Gadget Love Parasite
Chorus [Vocal Chorus By] – Alison Moyet, B.J. Frost*, Jill Tipping, Yvette AnnaProgrammed By [Computer], Synthesizer, Electronic Drums [Drum Machine] – Frank ToveySynthesizer – David SimmondsVibraphone – Nick CashVoice [Extra Voice] – John FryerWritten-By – Tovey*
3:17
1-15 Fad Gadget I Discover Love
Bass [Double Bass] – David Rogers*Brass – Daryl Williams (2), Eddie Carnihan, Simon Gardener*Drums – Nick CashGuitar – Rowland S. HowardPiano – David SimmondsVoice – Joni SackettWritten-By – Tovey*
3:50
1-16 Fad Gadget Collapsing New People
Drums – Nick CashProducer [Tonmeister] – Gareth JonesSynthesizer, Piano, Performer [Tuned Bottles] – David SimmondsWritten-By – Simmonds*, Tovey*, Cash*Written-By, Bass [Double Bass], Synthesizer [Bass] – David Rogers*
4:17
1-17 Fad Gadget One Man's Meat
Backing Vocals – B.J. Frost*, Joni SackettBass [Double Bass], Guitar [Rhythm] – David Rogers*Drums, Percussion – Nick CashPiano, Synthesizer, Organ – David SimmondsProducer [Tonmeister] – Gareth JonesWritten-By – Simmonds*, Tovey*, Sackett*
3:27
1-18 Frank Tovey Luxury
Bass – David Rogers*Drums – Nick CashEngineer – FloodGuitar – Frank ToveyKeyboards – David SimmondsProgrammed By [Synclavier] – Daniel MillerWritten-By – Tovey*
4:05
2-1 Fad Gadget Collapsing New People (Berlin Mix)
Featuring [Guest Musicians] – Einstürzende NeubautenRemix – Frank Tovey, Gareth JonesWritten-By – Frost*, Rogers*, Simmonds*, Tovey*, Cash*
7:10
2-2 Fad Gadget Fireside Favourite (I Monster's Toasted Crumpet Mix)
Remix – I MonsterWritten-By – Tovey*
4:48
2-3 Fad Gadget Swallow It (Regurgitated)
Remix – Frank ToveyWritten-By – Simmonds*, Tovey*, Balmer*
4:55
2-4 Fad Gadget Love Parasite 2
Remix – Frank Tovey, John FryerWritten-By – Tovey*
6:32
2-5 Frank Tovey Luxury (Remix)
Remix – Alistair Clay, FloodWritten-By – Tovey*
7:06
2-6 Fad Gadget For Whom The Bells Toll 3
Remix – Frank Tovey, John FryerWritten-By – Tovey*
8:05
2-7 Fad Gadget I Discover Love (Extended Version)
Remix – Gareth Jones, Nick CashWritten-By – Tovey*
5:46
2-8 Fad Gadget Sleep (Electro-Induced Original)
Engineer – Eric Radcliffe, John FryerProducer – Daniel Miller, Frank ToveyWritten-By – Miller*, Tovey*
3:55
2-9 Fad Gadget Life On The Line (Version 2)
Remix – Frank Tovey, John FryerWritten-By – Tovey*
5:09
2-10 Fad Gadget One Man's Meat (Remix)
Remix – Eric Radcliffe, Frank ToveyWritten-By – Simmonds*, Tovey*, Sackett*
6:29
2-11 Mkultra Immobilise (Foot Binding Trot Mix)
Producer – MkultraWritten-By – Tovey*, Poynter*, Stringer*
4:24
2-12 Fad Gadget Collapsing New People (London Mix)
Remix – Daniel Miller, FloodWritten-By – Frost*, Simmonds*, Tovey*, Cash*
9:30

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[Backsleeve]
This compilation ℗ & © 2001 Mute Records Limited.

CDMUTEL7 5016025683055
www.mute.com www.mute.de
lc5834 PM538 Printed in EU

[Disc one]
5016025783052 This compilation ℗ & © 2001 Mute Records Limited. Made in EU. LC5284 All songs published by Habana Music Publishing Ltd except Disc 1 tracks 3, 4 & 8, and Disc 2 tracks 8 & 11 published by Habana Music Publishing Ltd / Mute Song.

[Disc two credits]
5016025883059 This compilation ℗ & © 2001 Mute Records Limited. Made in EU. LC5284 All songs published by Habana Music Publishing Ltd except Disc 1 tracks 3, 4 & 8, and Disc 2 tracks 8 & 11 published by Habana Music Publishing Ltd / Mute Song.

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Mute, Compact Disc, and bel BIEM logos on both discs.
Mute logo (and no others) on back of tray card.

[Booklet:]
Tracks 1-1 to 1-2: Recorded at RMS Studios London 1979
Tracks 1-3 to 1-6: Recorded at Blackwing Studios London 1980
Tracks 1-7 to 1-10: Recorded at Blackwing Studios London 1981
Tracks 1-11 to 1-14: Recorded at Blackwing Studios London 1982
Track 1-15: Recorded at The Garden Studio London 1983
Tracks 1-16 to 1-17: Recorded at Hansa Tonstudios Berlin November 1983
Track 1-18: Recorded & mixed in London 1985
Track 2-1: Remixed Berlin 1983.
Tracks 2-2 to 2-3: Remixed 2000
Tracks 2-4, 2-6, 2-9: Remixed 1982
Track 2-5: Remixed 1985
Track 2-7: Remixed 1983
Track 2-8: Recorded at Blackwing Studios 1982.
Track 2-10: Remixed at Splendid (Blackwing) Studios1984
Track 2-11: Originally released 1987.
Track 2-12: Remixed at the Garden Studio London 1983

All songs published by Habana Music Publishing Ltd except Disc 1 tracks 3, 4 & 8, and Disc 2 tracks 8 & 11 published by Habana Music Publishing Ltd / Mute Song.
This compilation ℗ Mute Records Limited. © 2001 Mute Records Limited. Printed in EU. Distributed by Vital

CDMUTEL7 5016025683055

Due to lost master tapes, tracks 4 & 6 on Disk 2 were cut from vinyl.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 016025 683055 >
  • Barcode (Scanned): 5 016025 683055
  • Distribution Code: PM538
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1 variant 1): www.takt.eu 2100001803926 2578305
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2 variant 1): www.takt.eu 2100001803933 2588305
  • Mastering SID Code (Both discs variant 1): IFPI LK97
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 9R96
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 9R89
  • Rights Society: bel BIEM
  • Label Code: lc5834
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1 variant 2): EMI UDEN 2578305 @ 2 1-1-7-NL
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2 variant 2): EMI UDEN 2588305 @ 2 2-1-7-NL
  • Mastering SID Code (Both discs variant 2): IFPI L045
  • Mould SID Code (Both discs variant 2): none

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CDMUTEL7 Fad Gadget The Best Of Fad Gadget(2xCD, Comp) Mute CDMUTEL7 UK & Ireland 2001 Sell This Version
9171-2 Fad Gadget The Best Of Fad Gadget(2xCD, Comp) Mute, Mute Corporation 9171-2 US 2001 Sell This Version
5016025683055, CDMUTEL7 Fad Gadget The Best Of Fad Gadget(2xCD, Comp) Labels, Mute 5016025683055, CDMUTEL7 Europe 2001 Sell This Version
CDMUTEL7, 391.2007.023 Fad Gadget The Best Of Fad Gadget(2xCD, Comp) Mute, Mute CDMUTEL7, 391.2007.023 Europe 2001 Sell This Version

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