Paul Haig ‎– European Sun - Archive Collection 1982-1987

Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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A1 Running Away
Backing Vocals – Isabelle Antena, Pascale Antena*Written-By – Sly Stone
A2 Chance 2:50
A3 Justice 3:35
A4 Swinging For You
Engineer – Michel Andina
A5 Shining Hour 4:30
A6 Fear And Dancing 3:40
A7 Psycho San Jose 2:00
B1 Ghost Rider
Bass – David McClymontDrums – Toby PhilipsGuitar – Malcolm RossWritten-By – Alan Vega, Martin Rev
B2 Torchomatic
Engineer – Michel Andina
B3 Endless Song 4:03
B4 Closer Now 5:02
B5 The Executioner
Producer – Cabaret VoltaireWritten-By – Richard H. Kirk, Stephen Mallinder

Companies, etc.


  • ProducerAlan Rankine (tracks: A5, A6, B1, B3, B4), Paul Haig
  • Written By – Paul Haig (tracks: A2 to A7, B2 to B5)


A1 - 7" version, the 1st solo single, recorded in Brussels, 1982.
A2 - short version of B side from the Heaven Help You Now 12".
A3 - unreleased 7" version, recorded Summer 1982.
A4 - unreleased 7" version, recorded in Brussels, Sep 1987.
A5, A6 - recorded for the unreleased 2nd album, Nov 1984.
A7 - Spaghetti Western home recording, Summer 1987. Produced by Paul Haig on 8 track.
B1 - cover version of Suicide's road classic, with help from Malcolm Ross & David McClymont. Recorded in London, Dec 1983 by Paul Haig & Alan Rankine.
B2 - 12" A side, recorded in Brussels, Sep 1987.
B3 - along with Ghost Rider, the B side of Big Blue World, recorded in London, Dec 1983, by Paul Haig & Alan Rankine.
B4 - outtake from sessions for The Warp of Pure Fun album, recorded in Edinburgh, Summer 1985.
B5 - collaboration between Paul Haig & Cabaret Voltaire, recorded at Western Works, 1984. Originally intended for Factory Benelux , it remained unreleased.

Mastered at Foon Mastering Liege.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): TWI 829-A1 FOON DIGITAL
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): TWI 829-B1 1 FOON DIGITAL
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SABAM TM