Pet Shop Boys ‎– Bilingual

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Parlophone ‎– CDPCSD170, Parlophone ‎– 7243 8 53102 2 5
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1 Discoteca
Percussion [Additional] – Robin JonesVocals [Additional] – Davide Giovannini, Joseph De Jesus, Lino Rocha, Weston FosterWritten-By – Tennant / Lowe
4:37
2 Single
Written-By – Tennant / Lowe
3:48
3 Metamorphosis
Brass – Bud Beadle, Fayyaz Virji, Kevin Robinson (4)Engineer, Programmed By – Simon CotsworthKeyboards – Richie BirkettPerformer – Pet Shop Boys, Sylvia Mason-JamesProducer [For K-klass Productions] – Andy Williams*, Paul RobertsScratches, Keyboards [Additional] – Trevor Henry/Ignorants*Written-By – Tennant / Lowe
4:03
4 Electricity
Written-By – Tennant / Lowe
4:58
5 Se A Vida É (That's The Way Life Is)
Brass – Andy Hamilton (7), Mike Innes, Noel Langley, Richard SidwellGuitar – J.J. BelleMusic By – Ademario, Nego Do Barballio*, Tennant / Lowe, Wellington Epiderme NegraRecorded By [Drums, Percussion] – Bob KraushaarWords By – Tennant*
4:01
6 It Always Comes As A Surprise
Brass – Andy Hamilton (7)Guitar – Hugh BurnsKeyboards [Additional] – Chris CameronPercussion – Robin JonesVocals [Additional] – Katie KissoonWritten-By – Tennant / LoweWritten-By [Sample Of Astrud Gilberto From 'Corcovado' (Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars) By] – Stan Getz
6:07
7 A Red Letter Day
Arranged By [Choir] – Alyosha ZolotukhinChoir – The Choral Academy Of MoscowChoir [Co-ordinator] – Graeme PerkinsChoir [Director] – Victor PopovRecorded By [Choir] – Tatyana VinnitskayaVocals [Additional] – Barbara Tucker, Carole Sylvan, Karen BernodWritten-By – Tennant / Lowe
5:09
8 Up Against It
Guitar, Vocals [Additional] – Johnny MarrWritten-By – Tennant / Lowe
4:16
9 The Survivors
Drums, Percussion – Andy DuncanGuitar – Greg BoneKeyboards [Additional], Arranged By [Strings] – Chris CameronSaxophone – Andy Hamilton (7)Vocals [Additional] – Katie KissoonWritten-By – Tennant / Lowe
4:30
10 Before
Drum Programming – Danny Tenaglia, Louie "Balo" GuzmanEngineer [Assistant] – Rob RivesEngineer [Recording, Mix] – Dana VlcekKeyboards – Peter DaouProducer – Danny TenagliaProgrammed By – Phil PaganoVocals [Additional] – Barbara Tucker, Carole Sylvan, Karen BernodWritten-By – Tennant / Lowe
4:32
11 To Step Aside
Written-By – Tennant / Lowe
3:48
12 Saturday Night Forever
Engineer – Rich Lowe*Engineer [Assistant] – Rob RivesEngineer [Mix] – Doug De Angelis*Keyboards [Additional] – Eddie MontillaProducer – Danny TenagliaWritten-By – Tennant / Lowe
3:59

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Comes in a jewel case with a frosted front.

Initial copies with a circular sticker:
PET SHOP BOYS
Includes
Before and Se a vida é
(That's the way life is)
7243 8 53102 2 5

Later copies with a rectangular sticker:
PETSHOPBOYS
Includes the hits Se a vida é (That's the way life is), Before and Single
"An album of innovation and unusual charm" - The Times
"Seldom has their music sounded so rich ... genius" - NME
"PetShopBoys finest album" - Melody Maker
"(...) masterpiece ... they're still pop's top duo" - Smash Hits

Recorded at Bunk Junk & Genius, Sarm West and Sarm Hook End, Axis (New York), Bass Hit (New York) and The State House Of Broadcasting And Sound Recording (Moscow).

℗ 1996 The copyright in this sound recording is owned by Pet Shop Boys Partnership Limited under exclusive licence to EMI Records. © 1996 Pet Shop Boys Partnership Limited.
Manufactured and distributed by EMI.

UK: CDPCSD170
Printed in U.K.
Made in the UK

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 24385 31022 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 853102 2 .2 : 8 EMI SWINDON
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 853102 2 .2 : 14 EMI SWINDON
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3 & 4): 853102 2 .22 : 2 EMI SWINDON
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 5): 853102 2 2:1:15 EMI SWINDON
  • Mould SID Code (Variants 1 & 2): ifpi 1422
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): ifpi 1450
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 4): ifpi 1427
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 5): ifpi 1445
  • Rights Society: bel BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0299
  • Price Code (I): 072
  • Price Code (F): PM 520

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CDPCSD170, 7243 8 53102 2 5 Pet Shop Boys Bilingual(CD, Album) Parlophone, Parlophone CDPCSD170, 7243 8 53102 2 5 UK & Europe 1996 Sell This Version
7243 8 53102 4 9 Pet Shop Boys Bilingual(Cass, Album) Gala Records (5) 7243 8 53102 4 9 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
7243 853102 4 9, TCPCSD170 Pet Shop Boys Bilingual(Cass, Album) EMI, Parlophone 7243 853102 4 9, TCPCSD170 Malaysia 1996 Sell This Version
7243 8 53102 4 9, TCPCSD170 Pet Shop Boys Bilingual(Cass, Album) EMI, Parlophone 7243 8 53102 4 9, TCPCSD170 United Arab Emirates 1996 Sell This Version
PSBCD 6, 5099926829425, 50999 2 68294 2 5 Pet Shop Boys Bilingual(CD, Album, RE, RM) Parlophone, Parlophone, Parlophone PSBCD 6, 5099926829425, 50999 2 68294 2 5 UK & Europe 2009 Sell This Version

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