Mike Oldfield ‎– Tubular Bells

Virgin ‎– V2001
Vinyl, LP, Album, Repress

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A Tubular Bells (Part One)
Chorus [Girlie Chorus] – Mundy Ellis, Sally OldfieldChorus [Nasal Chorus] – Nasal ChoirDouble Bass [String Basses] – Lindsay Cooper (2)Flute [Flutes] – Jon FieldGrand Piano, Glockenspiel [Glokenspiel], Organ [Farfisa, Lowrey], Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Electronics [Taped Motor Drive Amplified Organ Chord], Guitar [Speed, Fuzz, Mandolin-like], Percussion [Assorted], Acoustic Guitar, Flageolet, Piano [Honky Tonk], Tubular Bells – Mike OldfieldMC [Master Of Ceremonies] – Viv Stanshall*
B Tubular Bells (Part Two)
Acoustic Guitar – Tom Newman (2)Chorus [Bootleg Chorus] – Manor ChoirChorus [Girlie Chorus] – Mundy Ellis, Sally OldfieldConductor [Bootleg Chorus] – Mike OldfieldDrums – Steve BroughtonElectric Guitar, Organ [Farfisa, Lowrey, Hammond], Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Piano, Electric Guitar [Speed Elec. Guitars], Timpani [Concert Tympani], Guitar [Sounding Like Bagpipes, Spanish], Vocals [Piltdown Man], Chorus [Moribund] – Mike Oldfield

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Label info:
Stereo ℗ 1973 Virgin Records.
Color labels (like 2nd press of UK release).
Published by Virgin Music (Publishers) Ltd.
(No copyright statement at the bottom of the label unlike Tubular Bells)

Back cover info:
In Glorious Stereophonic Sound.
Can also be played on mono-equipment at a pinch.

Sound: Tom Newman, Simon Heyworth and Mike Oldfield
Sleeve Design and Photography: Trevor Key
Recorded at: The Manor/Autumn 1972 Spring 1973
℗ Virgin Records.
2/4 Vernon Yard, 119 Portobello Road, London, W.10.
[Note : different address of Virgin Records to this other similar pressing on back cover]

"This stereo record cannot be played on old tin boxes no matter what they are fitted with. If you are in possession of such equipment please hand it to the nearest police station."

Distributed by Island and E.M.I.
Printed & made by the E. J. Day Group, London & Bedford.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, A-Side, Variant 1): V 2001 A-4U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, B-Side, Variant 1): V 2001 B-8U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, A-Side, Variant 2): V 2001 A-7U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, B-Side, Variant 2): V 2001 B-9U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, A side, Variant 3): V2001 A-4U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, B side, Variant 3): V2001 B-3U
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, A side, Variant 4, stamped): V 2001 A 2 M
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, B side, Variant 4, stamped [-M etched]): V 2001-B7 M

Other Versions (5 of 383) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
V2001 Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells(LP, Album) Virgin V2001 UK 1973 Sell This Version
87.541-I , 87541-I Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells (LP, Album, RE) Virgin, Virgin 87.541-I , 87541-I Spain 1989 Sell This Version
TC V2001 Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells(Cass, Album, RE) Virgin TC V2001 UK Unknown Sell This Version
50999 2065252 4 Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells(HDCD, Album, RE, RM) Virgin, Gala Records (5) 50999 2065252 4 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
87 541 XOT Mike Oldfield Tubular Bells(LP, Album) Virgin 87 541 XOT Austria Unknown Sell This Version