Paul Weller ‎– Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits

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Island Records ‎– 524 558-2, Island Records ‎– CID 8080
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1 Out Of The Sinking
Bass – Yolanda CharlesDrums – Steve White (3)Organ – Helen TurnerVocals – Carleen AndersonVocals, Guitar, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer] – PW*
3:50
2 Peacock Suit
Bass, Sitar – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White (3)Guitar – Steve CradockVocals, Guitar – PW*
3:07
3 Sunflower
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White (3)Flute – Jacko PeakeVocals, Guitar, Mellotron, Synthesizer [Moog] – PW*
4:10
4 The Weaver
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White (3)Guitar – Steve CradockVocals, Guitar, Piano – PW*
3:44
5 Wild Wood
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White (3)Mellotron, Synthesizer [Mini Moog] – Brendan LynchOrgan – Helen TurnerVocals, Guitar – PW*
3:23
6 Above The Clouds
Co-producer – Chris BangsInstruments [All Else] – Chris BangsVocals, Guitar, Bass, Electric Piano – PW*
3:51
7 Uh-Huh Oh-Yeh
Drums – Steve White (3)Saxophone – Jacko PeakeVocals, Guitar, Bass – PW*
3:21
8 Brushed
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums, Percussion – Steve White (3)Percussion, Sounds [All Other] – Brendan LynchVocals, Guitar – PW*Written-By – Lynch*, Nelson*, White*
3:30
9 The Changingman
Backing Vocals – Carleen Anderson, Dr. Robert, Steve CradockBass – Dr. RobertDrums – Steve White (3)Guitar – Steve CradockInstruments [Cyremin] – Brendan LynchVocals, Guitar, Piano – PW*Written-By – Lynch*
3:32
10 Friday Street
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White (3)Vocals, Guitar – PW*
2:20
11 You Do Something To Me
Bass – Yolanda CharlesDrums – Steve White (3)Organ – Helen TurnerVocals, Guitar, Piano, Instruments [Novatron] – PW*
3:38
12 Brand New Start
Bass – Steve CradockDrums – Steve White (3)Vocals, Guitar, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer] – PW*
4:07
13 Hung Up
Backing Vocals – Simon FowlerBass – Yolanda CharlesDrums – Steve White (3)Vocals, Guitar – PW*
2:41
14 Mermaids
Arranged By [Strings] – Rosie WettersBass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White (3)Engineer – Jamie JohnsonStrings – The Wired Strings*Vocals, Guitar – PW*
3:04
15 Broken Stones
Accordion – Brendan LynchBacking Vocals – Carleen Anderson, Simon FowlerBass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White (3)Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Mick TalbotVocals, Organ, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer] – PW*
3:22
16 Into Tomorrow
Drums – Steve White (3)Guitar, Backing Vocals – Dr. RobertOrgan – Max Beasley*Vocals, Bass, Guitar, Percussion – PW*
3:11

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All tracks published by BMG Music Publishing Ltd. / Stylist Music Ltd. except track 8 "Brushed" also published by Notting Hill Music Ltd. / MCA Music Ltd.

Tracks 1 & 11 recorded at The Manor Studios, Oxford, Aug. '94.
Track 2 recorded at Rockfield Studios, Wales, May '96.
Tracks 3, 4 & 5 recorded at The Manor Studios, Oxford, April / May '93.
Tracks 6 & 16 recorded at Solid Bond Studios, London, Feb. '91.
Track 7 recorded at Comforts Place, East Grinstead, Sept. '91.
Tracks 8 & 10 recorded at The Wool Hall Studios, Bath, Feb. / March '97.
Tracks 9 & 15 recorded at The Manor Studios, Oxford, Jan. '95.
Track 12 recorded at Studio Two, Abbey Road, London, April '98.
Track 13 recorded at The Manor Studios, Oxford, Feb. '94.
Track 14 recorded at The Gallery Studios, Chertsey, Sept. '96.

Tracks 6, 7 & 16 ℗ 1992 Go! Discs Ltd. Tracks 3 - 5 ℗ 1993 Go! Discs Ltd. Tracks 1 & 13 ℗ 1994 Go! Discs Ltd. Tracks 9, 11 & 15 ℗ 1995 Go! Discs Ltd. Track 2 ℗ 1996 Go! Discs Ltd. Tracks 8, 10 & 14 ℗ 1997 Go! Discs Ltd. Track 12 ℗ 1998 Go! Discs Ltd.

This compilation ℗ 1998 Go! Discs Ltd. © 1998 Island Records Ltd.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (String): 731452455826
  • Barcode (Text): 7 31452 45582 6
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 524 558-2 01 + MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 07314 525 558-2 02 + 51003112
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3): 524 558-2 01 +
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI L002
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI L222
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0112
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 01R3 MADE IN GERMANY BY UNIVERSAL M&L
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI 01AL
  • Label Code: LC 0407
  • Other (Distribution Code): PY 900
  • Rights Society: BIEM / MCPS

Other Versions (5 of 18) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
none Paul Weller Modern Classics(CDr, Comp, Promo) Mercury none Germany 1998 Sell This Version
CIDD 8080 Paul Weller Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits(CD, Comp, Promo) Island Records CIDD 8080 UK 1998 Sell This Version
CIDD 8080/524 609-2 Paul Weller Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits(2xCD, Comp, Unofficial) Island Records (2) CIDD 8080/524 609-2 Bulgaria Unknown Sell This Version
CIDD 8080, 524 609-2 Paul Weller Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits(2xCD, Comp, Ltd) Island Records, Island Records CIDD 8080, 524 609-2 Europe Unknown Sell This Version
0602498490389 Paul Weller Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits(CD, Comp, dig) Island Records 0602498490389 1998 Sell This Version

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jamesbreeze

jamesbreeze

September 16, 2016
I used to have this framed on my wall. Yes, really. Cool cover.