John Cale ‎– Mercenaries

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Spy Records Ltd. ‎– SPY 007, I.R.S. Records ‎– IR-9008
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Vinyl, 7", Single, 45 RPM
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A Mercenaries (Ready For War)
Bass, Vocals – Peter MunyDrums, Vocals – Robert MediciEngineer – Don Hunerberg*Lead Guitar – Sturgis NikidesOrgan [Hammond], Keyboards, Vocals – Joe Bidwell*Vocals – DeerfranceVocals, Organ, Guitar – John Cale
4:21
B Rosegarden Funeral Of Sores
Drum Machine [Rhythm Machine] – Michael Mason*Mixed By – Roddy Hui*Recorded By – Michael Mason*Vocals, Bass, Piano [Wurlitzer] – John Cale
5:50

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ANOTHER CHEAP AND NASTY PRODUCT

Written on side B: 'Vocal distortion intended'

Back sleeve: © 1980 I.R.S., Inc.
A-side label: ℗ 1979 I.R.S., Inc.
B-side label: ℗ 1980 I.R.S., Inc.

Note: The sleeve lists Mercenaries as being the same live version from the Sabotage album but it is actually a studio version exclusive to this single.
It has not been re released since the master tapes have been lost!

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  • Matrix / Runout (Label side A): IR-09008-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label side B): IR-09008-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout, hand-etched): AM IR-09008-A S1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout, hand-etched): AM IR 09008-B S3

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