Peter Gabriel ‎– So

Geffen Records ‎– XGHS 24088
Vinyl, LP, Album

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A1 Red Rain
Backing Vocals [Backing Vox] – David RhodesDrum Programming [Linn Programming] – Chris HughesDrums – Jerry MarottaPercussion [Hi-hat] – Stewart Copeland
A2 Sledgehammer
Backing Vocals [Backing Vox] – Coral Gordon, Dee Lewis, P P Arnold*Saxophone – Mark RiveraTambourine – Daniel LanoisTrombone – Don MikkelsenTrumpet – Wayne Jackson
A3 Don't Give Up
Drum Programming [Linn] – Peter GabrielSynthesizer [Chorus Cs80] – Simon ClarkVocals [Guest Vox] – Kate Bush
A4 That Voice Again
Lyrics By – David Rhodes, Peter GabrielPercussion – Peter GabrielViolin – L Shankar*
B1 In Your Eyes
Backing Vocals [Backing Vox] – David Rhodes, Jim Kerr, Michael Been, Peter GabrielBass – Larry KleinBass Vocals [Bass Vox] – Ronnie BrightDrums [Additional] – Jerry MarottaDrums [Talking Drum] – Manu KatchéSynthesizer [Synth] – Peter GabrielVocals [Guest Vox] – Youssou N'dour
B2 Mercy Street (For Anne Sexton)
Bass – Larry KleinSaxophone [Processed Sax] – Mark RiveraSurdo [Surdu], Congas, Triangle – Djalma CorreaSynthesizer [Cs80] – Peter Gabriel
B3 Big Time (Suc Cess)
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone, Baritone Saxophone – Mark RiveraDrum Programming [Linn Kick] – Jimmy BralowerDrum Programming [Linn], Synthesizer [Synth] – Peter GabrielDrums – Stewart CopelandElectric Upright Bass [Drumstick Bass] – Jerry Marotta, Tony LevinGuitar [Surf Guitar] – Daniel LanoisOrgan [Hammond], Synthesizer [Cmi], Bass – Simon ClarkTrombone – Don MikkelsenTrumpet, Cornet – Wayne JacksonVoice [Voices] – Coral Gordon, Dee Lewis, P P Arnold*
B4 We Do What We're Told (Milgram's 37)
Drums – Jerry MarottaViolin – L Shankar*

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Released with a printed inner sleeve containing lyrics.

Labels have the words "Side 1" and "Side 2" printed, unlike this release that does not.

WEA Music of Canada Ltd., a Warner Communications Company. Printed in Canada.
© 1986 The David Geffen Company.
℗ 1986 The David Geffen Company.

Originally mastered at the Town House, London.
All tracks recorded and mixed at Real World Studios, England except for Mercy Street;
Percussion recorded in Polygram Studios, Rio de Janeiro.
New York overdubs recorded at the Power Station.

For additional work on tracks not included, thanks to Larry Fast, Jimmy Bralower, Paul Higgins, and the House of Music.

P P Arnold courtesy 10 Records Ltd.
Michael Been courtesy Elektra/Asylum Records Inc.
Kate Bush courtesy EMI America Records, a division of Capitol Records INc.
Stewart Copeland courtesy A&M Records Inc.
Jim Kerr courtesy Virgin Records Ltd.
Youssou N'dour courtesy Albert Koski Productions.
L. Shankar courtesy ECM Records.
Richard Tee courtesy King Records Co Ltd.

Management at Gailforce.
Lyrics ©1986 Published by Cliofine Ltd./Hidden Pun Music BMI.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 7599-24088-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 runouts): XGHS-24088-A-1A-2HZ: DM-3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 runouts): XGHS-24088-B-1A-2HZ: DM-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant #1 to Side 1 runouts): XGHS-24088-A-1A-2HZ: DM-5
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant #1 to Side 2 runouts): XGHS-24088-A-1A-2HZ: DM-7

Other Versions (5 of 196) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
PG 5 Peter Gabriel So(LP, Album) Charisma, Virgin PG 5 UK 1986 Sell This Version
PGCDX 2, 7243 8 11750 2 6 Peter Gabriel So(CD, Album, Ltd, Unofficial, Min) Real World Records (4), Virgin (2) PGCDX 2, 7243 8 11750 2 6 Russia 2002 Sell This Version
0946347588 2 6 Peter Gabriel So(CD, Album, RE, RM) Gala Records (5) 0946347588 2 6 Russia 2002 Sell This Version
M5 24088 Peter Gabriel So(Cass, Album, Gol) Geffen Cassettes, Geffen Records M5 24088 Canada 1986 Sell This Version
PGMC 75 Peter Gabriel So(Cass, Album) Charisma Records Ltd., Virgin PGMC 75 Italy 1986 Sell This Version