Michael Sembello ‎– Without Walls

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A&M Records ‎– SP-5044, A&M Records ‎– SP 5044
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Recorded at Bossa Nova Hotel.
Additional recording at Zebra Sound, Studio 55, Can-Am, Galaxy and Village Recorders.
Tracks A2, A3, A4, A5, B3, B4: Mixed at Lion Share.
Mastered at Bernie Grundman Mastering Studios.
© 1986 A&M Records, Inc.
℗ 1986 A&M Records, Inc.

Creative Thanks To: Peter Savic, Joanne Gair, Patty Callicott and Rebecca Blumberg.

Special Thanks: Dan Acree, Herb Alpert, Audio Effects, Hilary Bercavici, Cafe Giuseppe's, John Deaver, Bob DiMarco, Seymore Duncan, EFX, Gil Friesen, GHS Strings, girls of Lion Share, Patrice, Rowena and Suzanne, Michael Gorfaine, Jeff Hamilton, Jordan Harris, Bob Hart, Ed and Charina Holmes, Ron Howard and Company, Jazz Police, Michael Jensen, George Kaye, Barry Korkin, Beth Kraft, Little Dougie 'Rudy', Jim McKeever, Peggy Needleman, President of the Universe, Howard Reitze, Steve Rippley, Cruzer Sembello, Lenny, Mo and Fred Sembello, Sound Source, Denny 'Double Back' Sullivan, Toru, Wall Of Mariachis, Shelley Wiseman, Sue Yahm, Casey Young, Richard and Lili Zanuck and Zentech.

To John (Urban Apocalypse) McClain; "Thanks for the life raft"

Timmy Vicari used the Al Dente Recording Process.
Steve Porcaro appears courtesy of Columbia Records.
Stevie Wonder appears courtesy of Motown Records.

Cat# SP-5044 appears on labels, SP 5044 appears on spine of sleeve.

This recording is also available on BASF chrome cassette.
Also available with gold promotional stamp on back of sleeve.

Notes not on release.
Original LP track listing was:
A1. Dangerous A2. Last To Know A3. The Picture A4. Funkabilly Swing A5. Gravity B1. Is This The Way To Paradise B2. Angelina B3.Wonder Where Your Are B4. Burn It Up B5. Hysterical

3 tracks "The Picture", "Angelina" and "Hysterical" were deleted and "What You Really Want" was added. You can find 2 of the deleted tracks ("The Picture" and "Angelina") on the Japanese CD release.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7502-15044-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A side): SP-05044-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B side): SP-05044-B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A Runout - Etched): SP-05044-A-RE-1 ES1 ƐMW
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B Runout - Etched): SP-05044-B-RE-1 ES1 ƐMW
  • Other (Pressing Plant ID (on label)): B

Other Versions (5 of 11) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
D32Y3035 Michael Sembello Without Walls(CD, Album) A&M Records D32Y3035 Japan 1986 Sell This Version
CS 5044 Michael Sembello Without Walls(Cass, Album) A&M Records CS 5044 US 1986 Sell This Version
827 429-1 Michael Sembello Without Walls(LP, Album) A&M Records 827 429-1 US 1986 Sell This Version
395 044-1 Michael Sembello Without Walls(LP, Album) A&M Records 395 044-1 Germany 1986 Sell This Version
AMP-28150 Michael Sembello Without Walls(LP, Album) A&M Records AMP-28150 Japan 1986 Sell This Version

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davidgil1980

davidgil1980

October 10, 2018
Were can I found the song "Hysterical"?? I have the japan edition LP, the japan edition cd and 45" the single "Tear Down The Walls/The Picture" and would like to complete my collection with this song, but i cannot find it anywere.
chadergeist

chadergeist

June 9, 2017
I'm glad "What You Really Want" wasn't deleted from the USA lp, i just wish that "The Picture" was added to Side 2 of the USA lp.