Jeff Wayne ‎– The War Of The Worlds

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Columbia ‎– CDZ 96000
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2 × CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered
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The Coming Of The Martians
1-1 The Eve Of The War
Vocals – Justin HaywardVoice – Richard Burton (2)
9:06
1-2 Horsell Common And The Heat Ray
Voice – Richard Burton (2)
11:36
1-3 The Artilleryman And The Fighting Machine
Voice – David Essex, Richard Burton (2)
10:36
1-4 Forever Autumn
Lyrics By – Gary Osborne, Paul VigrassVocals – Justin HaywardVoice – Richard Burton (2)
7:43
1-5 Thunder Child
Vocals – Chris ThompsonVoice – Richard Burton (2)
6:10
The Earth Under The Martians
2-1 The Red Weed (Part 1)
Voice – Richard Burton (2)
5:55
2-2 The Spirit Of Man
Vocals – Julie Covington, Phil LynottVoice – Richard Burton (2)
11:41
2-3 The Red Weed (Part 2)
Voice – Richard Burton (2)
6:51
2-4 Brave New World
Vocals – David EssexVoice – Richard Burton (2)
12:13
2-5 Dead London
Voice – Richard Burton (2)
8:37
2-6 Epilogue (Part 1)
Voice – Jerry Wayne, Richard Burton (2)
2:42
2-7 Epilogue (Part 2) (NASA)
Voice – Jerry Wayne
2:02
The New Files '96
2-8 The Spirit Of Man (DubUlladub)
Vocals – Julie Covington, Phil LynottWritten-By – Gary Osborne, Jeff Wayne
4:14
2-9 Forever Autumn (Remix '96)
Vocals – Justin HaywardWritten-By – Gary Osborne, Jeff Wayne, Paul Vigrass
4:46
2-10 Forever Autumn (Dark Autumn Dub)
Co-producer – Gaëtan Schurrer, Tom Frederickse*Executive Producer – Jeff WayneVocals – Justin HaywardVoice – Richard Burton (2)
8:51
2-11 The Eve Of The War (πr2h Mix)
Featuring – Jerry WayneVocals – Justin HaywardVoice – Richard Burton (2)
6:19

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Special Edition - Features digitally remastered original plus 4 bonus remixes!
Adapted from H.G. Wells' novel "The War Of The Worlds".
Musical co-ordination by Music Activity Management and The General Booking Company.
Published by Jeff Wayne Music Ltd. except "Forever Autumn" published by Jeff Wayne Music Ltd. / Duchess Music Inc.
A 48 track production recorded at Adivision Studios, London, May 1976 - July 1977.
Mastered at Tape One, London
Compact Disc cut at CBS Studios, London 1985
First released in the U.K. June 1978
Digitally Remastered
SBM - Super Bit Mapping

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 099709 600067
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1): IFPI L554
  • Mastering SID Code (CD2): IFPI L553
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 94Y4
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 9472
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1 Variant 1): Sony Music S0109600011-0102 21 A2
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1 Variant 2): Sony Music S0109600011-0102 54 A12
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1 Variant 3): Sony Music S0109600011-0102 14 A5
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2 Variant 1): Sony Music S3109600013-0202 13 A5
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2 Variant 2): Sony Music S3109600013-0202 13 C7
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2 Variant 3): Sony Music S3109600013-0202 13 A1
  • Rights Society: SACEM / SACD / SDRM / SGDL / MCPS / BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0162
  • Other: 31-096000-13

Other Versions (5 of 88) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CBS 96000, CBS 82671, CBS 82672 Jeff Wayne Jeff Wayne's Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds(2xLP, Album) CBS, CBS, CBS CBS 96000, CBS 82671, CBS 82672 UK 1978 Sell This Version
PC2 35290 Jeff Wayne Jeff Wayne's Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds(2xLP, Album, Gat) Columbia PC2 35290 US 1978 Sell This Version
S2BP 220201, CBS 96000 Jeff Wayne Jeff Wayne's Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds(2xLP, Album) CBS, CBS S2BP 220201, CBS 96000 Australia 1978 Sell This Version
40-96000A, 40-96000B, MJM358M Jeff Wayne The War Of The Worlds(2xCass, Album) CBS, CBS, MJM Music PL 40-96000A, 40-96000B, MJM358M Poland 1978 Sell This Version
40 . 3P 18 Jeff Wayne Jeff Wayne's Musical Version Of The War Of The Worlds(2xLP, Album) CBS/Sony 40 . 3P 18 Hong Kong 1978 Sell This Version

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