King Crimson ‎– In The Court Of The Crimson King - An Observation By King Crimson

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Discipline Global Mobile ‎– KCSP1, Panegyric ‎– KCSP1
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Tracklist

2009 Stereo Mix
CD-1 21st Century Schizoid Man 7:24
CD-2 I Talk To The Wind 6:00
CD-3 Epitaph 8:52
CD-4 Moonchild 9:02
CD-5 The Court Of The Crimson King 9:20
Bonus Tracks
CD-6 Moonchild (Full Version) 12:13
CD-7 I Talk To The Wind (Duo Version) 4:54
CD-8 I Talk To The Wind (Alternate Mix) 6:34
CD-9 Epitaph (Backing Track) 9:02
CD-10 Wind Session 4:28
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DVD-1 21st Century Schizoid Man 7:24
DVD-2 I Talk To The Wind 6:00
DVD-3 Epitaph 8:52
DVD-4 Moonchild 9:02
DVD-5 The Court Of The Crimson King 9:20
2009 Stereo Mix
DVD-6 21st Century Schizoid Man 7:24
DVD-7 I Talk To The Wind 6:00
DVD-8 Epitaph 8:52
DVD-9 Moonchild 9:02
DVD-10 The Court Of The Crimson King 9:20
Original Master Edition 2004
DVD-11 21st Century Schizoid Man 7:24
DVD-12 I Talk To The Wind 6:05
DVD-13 Epitaph 8:48
DVD-14 Moonchild 12:13
DVD-15 The Court Of The Crimson King 9:23
Additional Audio Content
DVD-16 Moonchild (Full Version) 12:13
DVD-17 I Talk To The Wind (Duo Version) 4:54
DVD-18 I Talk To The Wind (Alternate Mix) 6:34
DVD-19 Epitaph (Backing Track) 9:02
DVD-20 Wind Session 4:28
The Alternate Album
DVD-21 21st Century Schizoid Man (Instrumental)
DVD-22 I Talk To The Wind (Studio Run Through)
DVD-23 Epitaph (Alternate Version)
DVD-24 Moonchild (Take 1)
DVD-25 The Court Of The Crimson King (Take 3)
Video Content
DVD-26 21st Century Schizoid Man - Edit

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Credits

  • Artwork [Cover]Barry Godber
  • Artwork [Package Art], DesignHugh O'Donnell
  • Bass Guitar, Lead VocalsGreg Lake
  • Compiled By [Compiled And Coordinated By]Declan Colgan
  • Design [Dvd Design], LayoutClaire Bidwell
  • Drums, Percussion, VocalsMichael Giles
  • EngineerRobin Thompson
  • Engineer [Assistant]Tony Page
  • Executive Producer [2009 Stereo Mix], Executive Producer [Bonus Tracks], Executive Producer [5.1 Tracks], Executive Producer [The Alternate Album] – Robert Fripp
  • GuitarRobert Fripp
  • Mastered By [5.1 Tracks], Other [Dvd Authoring]Neil Wilkes
  • Mastered By [Assistant - Stereo Files]Joe Gilder
  • Mastered By [Stereo Files]Simon Heyworth
  • Mixed By [2009 Stereo Mix], Producer [2009 Stereo Mix]Robert Fripp, Steven Wilson
  • Mixed By [5.1 Tracks], Producer [5.1 Tracks]Steven Wilson
  • Mixed By [Original Master Edition 2004], Remastered By [Original Master Edition 2004, 24-bit], Mastered By [Stereo Files]Simon Heyworth
  • Mixed By [The Alternate Album], Producer [The Alternate Album]Steven Wilson
  • Mixed By, ProducerRobert Fripp (tracks: CD-1 to CD-6), Steven Wilson (tracks: CD-1 to CD-6, CD-7 to CD-10)
  • Other [Dvd Qc Testing] – Bob Romano, Bob Squires, Jon Urban, Patrick Cleasby
  • ProducerKing Crimson
  • Reeds, Woodwind, Vibraphone [Vibes], Keyboards, Mellotron, VocalsIan McDonald
  • Research [Dgm Tape Archive]Alex R. Mundy
  • Technician [Equipment]Dik*, Vick*
  • Technician [Tape Transfers]Kevin Vanbergen
  • Words By, Other [Illumination]Peter Sinfield

Notes

CD content:
1. 2009 Stereo Mix remixed from the original multitrack master tapes
2. Bonus tracks - notes:
Moonchild (Full Version): As Robert chose to feature the edit of Moonchild in the album running order, the full version is included here.
I Talk To The Wind (Duo Version): An alternate take featuring just Robert Fripp & Ian McDonald.
I Talk To The Wind (Alternate Mix): An alternate take featuring different solos.
Wind Session: Extracts from the session that produced the distinctive intro to 21st Century Schizoid Man.

DVD content:
1. Original album remixed in MLP Lossless 5.1 Surround* and DTS 5.1 Digital Surround**
2. Original album mix (2004 master edition), 2009 stereo album mix, CD bonus tracks and Alternate takes album in MLP Lossless Stereo (24/96)* and PCM Stereo 2.0*** (24/48)
3. Video content (Audio: mono)

*only playable with DVD-Audio players, or players that are DVD-Audio compatible
**playable in all DVD players/DVD-ROM drives etc. with a compatible speaker setup
***playable in all DVD players/DVD-ROM drives etc.

Alternate takes mixed for the first time from the original studio recordings

The video content is a film edit of "21st Century Schizoid Man" from the Hyde Park concert in July 5th 1969. Available for the first time with original audio from the performance.

On the 2009 remix:
"We have taken the original mix as our template. The only significant change to the original release is our edit of the improv following 'Moonchild'. This was discussed at the time, has been discussed since, and is done now." - Robert Fripp, June 27th. 2009; Worcestershire, England
The full version is included as Moonchild (Full Version) on this release.

There is a 10 seconds pregap of silence between CD-5 and CD-6, and approximately 1 to 3 seconds pregaps of silence between all of the bonus tracks on CD.

All material previously unreleased or previously unreleased in these versions except the original album mix (2004 master edition), previously released in standard 16 bit resolution as CD <a href="http://www.discogs.com/King-Crimson-In-The-Court-Of-The-Crimson-King-An-Observation-By-King-Crimson/release/1170813">DGM0501 - In the Court of the Crimson King</a>.

This release comes in a 2×digipack format in a slipcase with new sleeve notes by Robert Fripp & King Crimson biographer Sid Smith along with rare photos and archive material.
This anniversary edition is also available as a Double CD (DGM5009) and 5CD/1DVDA Deluxe Box Set (KCCBX1).
The original album was released October 10th 1969.

CD-1 to CD-10 Universal Music Limited

Recorded at Wessex Sound Studios, London. Produced for E.G. Productions - 'David & John'.

Stereo files mastered at Super Audio Mastering.
5.1 mastered at Opus Productions Ltd.
DVD Design & Layout at Opus Productions Ltd.
DVD Authoring at Opus Productions.
Tape transfers at the FX Copy Room London.
Compiled & Coordinated for DGM.

Released via Inner Knot (USA/Canada), WHD (Japan), Panegyric (rest of World)

℗ & © Robert Fripp
This compilation ℗ & © Robert Fripp

DVD-21 is on the DVD titled "21st Century Schiziod Man"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 633367400123
  • Barcode: (Text) 6 33367 40012 3
  • Label Code: LC 00614
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI LW03
  • Matrix / Runout (CD): B363126 @1 DGM5009
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD Layer 0): B363112-0 @1 KCSP1
  • Matrix / Runout (DVD Layer 1): B363112-1 @1 KCSP1 @
  • Mould SID Code (CD Variant 1): IFPI AAHR0
  • Mould SID Code (CD Variant 2): IFPI AAHP9
  • Mould SID Code (DVD Variant 1): IFPI AAHH1
  • Mould SID Code (DVD Variant 2): IFPI AAHY1

Other Versions (5 of 223) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
ILPS 9111, ILPS-9111 King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (An Observation By King Crimson)(LP, Album) Island Records, Island Records ILPS 9111, ILPS-9111 UK 1969 Sell This Version
EGCD 1, 0777 7 86485 2 9 King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King(CD, Album, RE, RM) EG, EG EGCD 1, 0777 7 86485 2 9 Netherlands 1989 Sell This Version
CIR 15013, ZCIR 15013 (04) King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (An Observation By King Crimson)(Cass, Album, Cre) Island Records, Island Records CIR 15013, ZCIR 15013 (04) UK 1969 Sell This Version
85 796 ET King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King (An Observation By King Crimson)(LP, Album, RE) Island Records 85 796 ET Germany 1974 Sell This Version
PCCY-00661 King Crimson In The Court Of The Crimson King(CD, Album, RE, RM) Canyon International, Discipline Records (3) PCCY-00661 Japan 1994 Sell This Version

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beatlekid123

beatlekid123

June 25, 2016

An essential for any true King Crimson fan. Actually fixed the poor sound quality issue for the most part.