Jeff Wayne ‎– The War Of The Worlds

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Columbia ‎– CDX 96000, Columbia ‎– CDX96000
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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
Featuring – Justin Hayward, Richard Burton (2)
9:06
1-2 Horsell Common And The Heat Ray
Featuring – Richard Burton (2)
11:36
1-3 The Artilleryman And The Fighting Machine
Featuring – David Essex, Richard Burton (2)
10:36
1-4 Forever Autumn
Featuring – Justin Hayward, Richard Burton (2)
7:43
1-5 Thunder Child
Featuring – Richard Burton (2)
6:10
The Earth Under The Martians
2-1 The Red Weed (Part 1)
Featuring – Richard Burton (2)
5:55
2-2 The Spirit Of Man
Featuring – Julie Covington, Phil Lynott, Richard Burton (2)
11:41
2-3 The Red Weed (Part 2)
Featuring – Richard Burton (2)
6:51
2-4 Brave New World
Featuring – David Essex, Richard Burton (2)
12:13
2-5 Dead London
Featuring – Richard Burton (2)
8:37
2-6 Epilogue (Part 1)
Featuring – Richard Burton (2)
2:42
2-7 Epilogue (Part 2) (NASA)
Featuring – Jerry Wayne
2:02
The New Files 95
2-8 The Spirit Of Man (Dubulladub)
Featuring – Julie Covington, Phil LynottRemix [Uncredited] – KCWWritten-By – Gary Osborne, Jeff Wayne
4:14
2-9 Dark Autumn Dub
Co-producer – Frederikse / Shurrer*Featuring – Justin Hayward, Richard Burton (2)Written-By – Gary Osborne, Jeff Wayne, Paul Vigrass
8:51
2-10 Forever Autumn (Remix 95)
Featuring – Justin HaywardWritten-By – Gary Osborne, Jeff Wayne, Paul Vigrass
4:21
2-11 Epilogue (Part 2) / The Eve Of The War (Remix 95)
Featuring – Jerry Wayne, Justin Hayward, Richard Burton (2)Written-By – Doreen Wayne, Jeff Wayne
5:33

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Large 'fatbox' jewel case with 36 page booklet in windowed card slipcase.
TCX

Cat# CDX 96000 on sleeve; CDX96000 on CD labels.

booklet-info:
Story adapted from H. G. Wells novel "The War Of The Worlds"

Phil Lynott appeared by courtesy of Phonogram
Julie Covington appeared by courtesy of Virgin Records, Ltd.
Justin Hayward appeared by courtesy of The Decca Record Company Limited
Chris Thompson appeared by courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc.

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 Advision 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

To my father, this rendering of his idea

The War Of The Worlds Re-Mastering
Equipment used at mastering stage:
Acoustic Environment designed by S.W. Davis Ltd.
Modified A.T.C. studio monitors with C-audio power
amplifiers and B&W CDM 1 monitors.
Studer A80 ¼" replay machine with 'Timelord' replay electronics.
Dolby 361 decoders.
Analogue processors: Focusrite Blue 315 Isomorphic Mastering
Equaliser. Focusrite Blue 330 Compressor.
Analogue interconnects: EMT Barco.
Prism Dream AD-1 20-Bit A-D Convertor.
Optical interconnect to Sonic Solutions Digital Workstation
Additional digital processing TC M5000 Mainframe.
Mastered direct to CD by Sony CDW 900E CD writer with Super-Bit Mapping.
The War Of The Worlds Original Master BASF tape Dolby ¼"

Information about the original 1978 recording
Quad 8 Recording Console
Studer and MCI 24 track tape machines locked using Maglink
synchroniser, using Neumann Condenser Microphones.
Original mixes mastered onto a Studer 2 Track ¼" Analogue Tape Machine
Richard Burton's voice was recorded in Los Angeles and London (Advision Studios)
Strings were recorded in No.1 Studio, EMI, Abbey Road.

SBM™ Super Bit Mapping
© 1995 Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.

disc-info:
Made in Austria
Original Sound recording made by Ollie Record Productions
disc 1: ℗ 1978 Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.
disc 2: 1-7 ℗ 1978, 8-11 ℗ 1995 Sony Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Printed): 5 099709 600098
  • Barcode (String): 5099709600098
  • Rights Society: SACEM / SDRM / SACD /SGDL / MCPS / BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0162
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1, variant 1): Sony Music S0109600011-0102 54
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1, variant 2): Sony Music S0109600011-0102 44
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1, variant 3): Sony Music S0109600011-0102 21
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2, Variant 1,2,3): Sony Music S0109600011-0202 34
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1 (Variant 1,2) CD2 (Variant 1,2,3)): IFPI L554
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1 (Variant 3)): IFPI L551
  • Mould SID Code (CD1 and CD2 (variant 1)): IFPI 945C
  • Mould SID Code (CD1, variant 2): IFPI 94W2
  • Mould SID Code (CD1 and CD2 (Variant 3)): IFPI 946C
  • Mould SID Code (CD2, variant 2): IFPI 94V5
  • Other: 01-096000-11

Other Versions (5 of 89) 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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