Mike Oldfield ‎– QE2

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Virgin ‎– CDV 2181
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1 Taurus 1
Drums – Phil CollinsDrums [African] – Mike FryeMandolin, Bass Guitar, Synthesizer, Banjo, Harp [Celtic], Drum Machine, Timpani, Electric Guitar, Piano, Vocoder, Performer [Bass Pedals, Claptrap] – Mike OldfieldSynthesizer – David HentschelVocals – Maggie Riley*
10:17
2 Sheba
Drums – Phil CollinsVocals – Maggie Riley*Vocoder, Drums [Syndrums], Performer [Chair], Drums [African], Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Synthesizer – Mike OldfieldWords By – Mike Oldfield
3:34
3 Conflict
Drums – Morris PertDrums [African], Timpani – Mike FryeElectric Guitar, Bass Guitar – Mike OldfieldPiano, Synthesizer – Tim Cross
2:53
4 Arrival
Arranged By [Strings, Choir] – David BedfordChoir – English Chorale*Electric Guitar, Drums [African], Harp [Celtic], Bass Guitar, Mandolin, Guitar [Spanish], Synthesizer, Vocoder, Performer [Aboriginal Rhythm Sticks], Vocals – Mike OldfieldLeader [Strings] – Dick Studt*Synthesizer, Drums, Vocals – David HentschelVocals – Maggie Riley*
2:49
5 Wonderful Land
Arranged By [Strings] – David BedfordElectric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Synthesizer, Drums [African], Marimba, Mandolin, Vibraphone, Guitar [Spanish] – Mike OldfieldLeader [Strings] – Dick Studt*Steel Drums [Cs80], French Horn [Synthesized] – David Hentschel
3:38
6 Mirage
Arranged By [Horns] – David HentschelTenor Saxophone [Horn Section] – Philip Todd*Trombone [Horn Section] – Paul NiemanTrumpet [Horn Section] – Guy Barker, Raul D'OliveiraVibraphone, Synthesizer, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Timpani, Vocoder – Mike OldfieldVocoder, Drums – Mike Frye
4:41
7 QE2
Arranged By [Horns] – David HentschelDrums, Synthesizer – David HentschelDrums, Timpani, Tambourine – Mike FryeSynthesizer, Guitar [2xspeed], Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar, Performer [Bass Pedals, Bass Drum], Timpani, Tambourine, Mandolin, Gong, Bagpipes [Northumbrian] – Mike OldfieldTenor Saxophone [Horn Section] – Philip Todd*Trombone [Horn Section] – Paul NiemanTrumpet [Horn Section] – Guy Barker, Raul D'Oliveira
7:39
8 Celt
Drums [African], Timpani, Drums [Hi-hat] – Mike FryePiano, Synthesizer – Tim CrossSynthesizer, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar – Mike OldfieldVocals – Maggie Riley*Words By – Tim Cross
3:06
9 Molly
Vocoder, Electric Guitar, Bass Guitar – Mike Oldfield
1:15

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Note, there at least 3 different Sonopress versions of this album:
- version 1, same matrix, has barcode 5 012981 218126.
- version 2 (this one), same matrix, has barcode 5 012981 023515.
- version 3, same matrix, has NO barcode.

℗1980 Virgin Records Ltd.
©1984 Virgin Records Ltd. (in booklet)

℗1980 Virgin Records Ltd.
©1980 Virgin Records Ltd. (on CD)

Manufactured in W. Germany

Track 7 is titled "QE2/QE2 Finale" on the CD.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 012981 023515
  • Matrix / Runout: Sonopress C-2059
  • Matrix / Runout: CDV 2181 A

Other Versions (5 of 81) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
V 2181 Mike Oldfield QE2(LP, Album) Virgin V 2181 UK 1980 Sell This Version
370 791-3 Mike Oldfield QE2(LP, Album, Ltd, Num, RE, RM, 180) Mercury, Universal UMC 370 791-3 Europe 2012 Sell This Version
TCV 2181 Mike Oldfield QE2(Cass, Album) Virgin TCV 2181 UK 1980 Sell This Version
055 892 Mike Oldfield QE2(Cass, Album) AMIGA 055 892 German Democratic Republic (GDR) 1982 Sell This Version
202967 Mike Oldfield QE2(LP, Album) Virgin 202967 France 1980 Sell This Version

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