Mike Oldfield ‎– Two Sides (The Very Best Of Mike Oldfield)

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Mercury ‎– 5339182, Universal UMC ‎– 5339182
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1-1 Tubular Bells (Part One) (Two Sides Excerpt)
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
13:28
1-2 Ommadawn (Part One) (Two Sides Excerpt)
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
6:50
1-3 Crises (Two Sides Excerpt)
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike Oldfield, Simon PhillipsWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
10:30
1-4 The Lake (Two Sides Excerpt)
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike Oldfield, Simon PhillipsWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
5:31
1-5 Amarok (Part One) (Two Sides Excerpt)
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
5:04
1-6 Amarok (Part Two) (Two Sides Excerpt)
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
15:21
1-7 Sentinel
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike Oldfield, Tom Newman (2), Trevor HornWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
8:07
1-8 Supernova
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
3:24
1-9 Ascension
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
5:50
1-10 The Tempest
Producer [Original Recordings] – Karl Jenkins, Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
5:48
2-1 Guilty
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
4:14
2-2 Family Man
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Maggie Reilly, Mike Frye, Mike Oldfield, Morris Pert, Rick Fenn, Tim Cross
3:47
2-3 Five Miles Out
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike Oldfield, Tom Newman (2)Written-By – Mike Oldfield
4:17
2-4 Moonlight Shadow
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike Oldfield, Simon PhillipsWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
3:38
2-5 Shadow On The Wall
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike Oldfield, Simon PhillipsWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
3:09
2-6 To France
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike Oldfield, Simon PhillipsWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
4:37
2-7 Etude
Arranged By – Mike OldfieldProducer [Original Recordings] – Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Francisco Tarrega*
4:39
2-8 Magic Touch
Producer [Original Recordings] – Geoffrey Downes*, Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
4:15
2-9 Islands
Producer [Original Recordings] – Alan Shacklock, Mike Oldfield, Tom Newman (2)Written-By – Mike Oldfield
4:20
2-10 Heaven's Open
Producer [Original Recordings] – Tom Newman (2)Written-By – Mike Oldfield
4:28
2-11 Tattoo
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike Oldfield, Tom Newman (2), Trevor HornWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
3:47
2-12 The Song Of The Sun
Producer [Original Recordings] – Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Bieto Romero*
4:31
2-13 Summit Day
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
3:47
2-14 Lake Constance
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
5:16
2-15 Broad Sunlit Uplands
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
4:03
2-16 The Doge's Palace
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
3:07
2-17 Amber Light
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
3:42
2-18 Angelique
Producer [Original Recordings], Written-By – Mike Oldfield
4:40
2-19 On My Heart
Producer [Original Recordings] – Karl Jenkins, Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Mike Oldfield
2:27

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Track 1-1: Original version appears on Tubular Bells (1973). ℗ 2012 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 1-2: Original version appears on Ommadawn (1975). ℗ 2012 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 1-3: Original version appears on Crises (1983). ℗ 2012 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 1-4: Original version appears on Discovery (1984). ℗ 2012 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 1-5: Original version appears on Amarok (1990]. ℗ 1990 Virgin Records Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited. Licensed courtesy of EMI TV.
Track 1-6: Original version appears on Amarok (1990]. ℗ 1990 Virgin Records Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited. Licensed courtesy of EMI TV.
Track 1-7: From the album Tubular Bells II (1992). ℗ 1992 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 1-8: From the album The Songs Of Distant Earth (1994). ℗ 1994 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 1-9: From the album The Songs Of Distant Earth (1994). ℗ 1994 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 1-10: From the album Music Of The Spheres (2007). ℗ 2007 Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-1: Originally appeared as single a-side Virgin VS 245. ℗ 1979 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-2: From the album Five Miles Out (1982). ℗ 2009 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-3: From the album Five Miles Out (1982). ℗ 2009 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-4: From the album Crises (1983). ℗ 2009 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-5: From the album Crises (1983). ℗ 2009 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-6: From the album Discovery (1984). ℗ 2000 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-7: From the album The Killing Fields (1984). ℗ 1984 Mike Oldfield, under exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-8: From the album Islands (1987). ℗ 2000 Virgin Records Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited. Licensed courtesy of EMI TV.
Track 2-9: From the album Islands (1987). ℗ 2000 Virgin Records Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited. Licensed courtesy of EMI TV.
Track 2-10: From the album Heaven's Open (1991). ℗ 2000 Virgin Records Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited. Licensed courtesy of EMI TV.
Track 2-11: From the album Tubular Bells II (1992). ℗ 1992 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-12: From the album [url=https://www.discogs.com/Mike-Oldfield-Voyager/master/74566[Voyager[/url] (1996). ℗ 1996 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-13: From the album Guitars (1999). ℗ 1999 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-14: From the album The Millenium Bell (1999). ℗ 1999 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-15: From the album The Millenium Bell (1999). ℗ 1999 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-16: From the album The Millenium Bell (1999). ℗ 1999 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-17: From the album The Millenium Bell (1999). ℗ 1999 Warner Music UK Ltd., under non-exclusive license to Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-18: From the album Light + Shade (2005). ℗ 2005 Mercury Records Limited.
Track 2-19: From the album Music Of The Spheres (2007). ℗ 2007 Mercury Records Limited.

Mastered at The Audio Archiving Company, London
Analogue to digital transfers and additional editing at The Audio Archiving Company, London
Design and art direction at AMJ Productions, contact myn.jazeel@btinternet.com

Grateful thanks to Mike Oldfield, Peter A. Matthews and Craig Thompson at Universal Music Tape Facility, Adam Barker, Karen Simmonds, Colin Smith, Richard Hinkley, Kevin Phelan, Jason Iley, Barri Coen, Greg Snowden, Dumas Haddad, Benedict Curran, Tom Bird, Steffan Hughes, Andie Daw.

All titles published by Stage Three Music Publishing Ltd, except "The Song Of The Sun" published by Warner Chappell Music Ltd, "The Tempest" and "On My Heart" published by Universal Music Publishing.

This compilation ℗ and © 2012 Mercury Records Ltd. / Universal Music Catalogue.

Made in the EU.

Comes in clear double-CD case with 6 page booklet.

Almost identical to this release, but pressed by Arvato

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 6 00753 39182 2
  • Barcode (Scanned (UPC A)): 600753391822
  • Label Code: LC00268
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc One): arvato 56054338/00600753391839 21 [plus 4 Universal logos]
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc Two): arvato 56054341/00600753391846 21 [plus 4 Universal logos]
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc One): IFPI LB47
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc Two): IFPI LP 73
  • Mould SID Code (Disc One): IFPI 071Y
  • Mould SID Code (Disc Two): IFPI 071Y
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SDRM

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