Orb* ‎– U.F.Orb

Label:
Mercury ‎– none, Big Life ‎– none, WAU! Mr. Modo Recordings ‎– none
Format:
2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Limited Edition
Vinyl, LP, Limited Edition
All Media, Special Edition, Green PVC Sleeve
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U.F.Orb
A1 O.O.B.E
Flute – Tom GreenWritten-By – Fehlmann*
12:51
A2 U.F.Orb
Bass – Guy Pratt
6:08
B1 Blue Room
Bass – Jah WobbleProducer, Guitar – Steve HillageVocals – Aisha, The High Priestess*Written-By – Wobble*, Giraudy*, Fraser*, Hillage*
17:34
C Towers Of Dub
Harmonica – Marney PaxVoice [Intro] – Victor Lewis Smith*Written-By – Fehlmann*
15:00
D1 Close Encounters
Written-By – Meikle*, McMillan*
10:27
D2 Majestic
Producer – YouthWritten-By – Glover*
11:06
D3 Sticky End 0:49
The Orb's Adventures Beyond The Ultraworld: Patterns & Textures Version
E1 Little Fluffy Clouds
Written-By – M Glover*
8:55
E2 Earth (Gaia)
Written-By – K Weston*
9:26
E3 Towers Of Dub (Part 1)
Written-By – K Weston*, T Fehlmann*
5:00
F1 Towers Of Dub (Part 2)
Written-By – K Weston*, T Fehlmann*
4:33
F2 Perpetual Dawn
Written-By – E Maiden*
8:17
F3 Star 6 & 7 8 9
Written-By – H Vickers*, T Green*
4:19
F4 Outlands
Written-By – T Fehlmann*
6:45
F5 Outro
Written-By – K Weston*
5:15

Credits

Notes

This is the limited edition 3xLP in a green PVC sleeve, limited to 1000 copies for the US market. The PVC sleeve contains the regular UK double album (BLRLP 18) plus live LP (ORB FREE 1). There's no catalog number on PVC sleeve, just a barcode sticker on the back and a title sticker on the front. Title sticker includes Mercury, Big Life, and WAU Mr Modo logos.

The vinyl version comes in the following formats:
1: The album released as a promo, released on blue vinyl.
2: The album released in a regular outer sleeve, containing just the album.
3: The album released in a black PVC outer sleeve, containing the extra 2 art prints.
4: The album released in a green PVC outer sleeve, containing the extra live album (this release), distributed in USA.
5: The album released in a blue PVC outer sleeve, containing the extra live album and the art prints.

The bonus disc included is the soundtrack to the long form video film "The Orb's Adventures Beyond The Ultraworld Patterns And Textures Version" (ORB FREE 1), and was recorded at the Fridge, Brixton May 12 1991, remixed at Falconer Studios April 1992.

A1 to D3: Mixed at Matrix 4 Studio
A1: Programmed in Berlin. Flute credited to Tom Green (Baku). Track claims to be 18:45 on label, but the cover has the correct duration of 12:51.
A2, D2: Programmed at Butterfly.
B1: Programmed in space at Mark Angelo's.
B2: Programmed at Sunsonic.
C: Programmed at Livingstone.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 31451 75191 2
  • Barcode (Scanned): 731451751912
  • Other (Cat. # on LP outer sleeve, inner sleeves, labels): BLRLP 18
  • Other (Cat. # on LP outer sleeve): 513 749-1
  • Other (Cat. # on LP inner sleeve & label, disc 1): 513 750-1
  • Other (Cat. # on LP inner sleeve & label, disc 2): 513 751-1
  • Other (Cat. # on live album label): ORB FREE 1
  • Other (Cat. # on live album label): 863 375-1

Other Versions (5 of 34) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
BLRCD 18, 513 749-2 The Orb U.F.Orb(CD, Album) Big Life, Big Life, WAU! Mr. Modo Recordings, WAU! Mr. Modo Recordings BLRCD 18, 513 749-2 UK 1992 Sell This Version
IMCD 219, 513 749-2 Orb* U.F. Orb(CD, Album, RP) Island Masters, Inter-Modo IMCD 219, 513 749-2 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
513 749-1, ILPSD 8033 The Orb U.F.Orb(2xLP, Album) Island Records, Island Records, WAU! Mr. Modo Recordings, WAU! Mr. Modo Recordings 513 749-1, ILPSD 8033 UK 1992 Sell This Version
314 513 749-4 The Orb U.F.Orb (Cass, Album, Dol) WAU! Mr. Modo Recordings, Mercury 314 513 749-4 US 1992 Sell This Version
POCP 1236 Orb* U.F.Orb(CD, Album) Big Life, Polydor POCP 1236 Japan 1992 Sell This Version

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kzimm100

kzimm100

December 27, 2009
Have this in the green outer sleeve and all contents as listed, but the origin is England not US. All are clearly labeled....hmmmm