RMS (4) ‎– Centennial Park

Angel Air Records ‎– SJPCD148
CD, Reissue


1 Broadway Rundown 4:31
2 Tootin' Beck 3:26
3 After All These Years 4:39
4 Truck 5:00
5 Centennial Park 5:13
6 Hoover The Duvet 3:22
7 First Love 4:49
8 Juna The Last 3:31
9 Memories Of Crete 1:47
10 Malindi (live) 10:09
11 Juna The Last (live) 5:21
12 Broadway Rundown (demo) 5:23
13 First Love (demo) 5:18
14 A Kind Of A Blues (demo) 5:33



Produced by Mo Foster and Ray Russell
Brass arrangements by Ray Russell

Tracks 1-9 recorded at Trident Studios, Soho, London on 1 February 1982 with overdub sessions on 5,6 March 1982.
Engineered by Greg Walsh
Assistant engineers: Colin Green, Flood, Craig

Further overdubs - including brass - at Riverside Recordings, Chiswick, London on 14,15 April 1982.
Engineered by Neil Richmond.

Mixed at Riverside Recordings, Chiswick, Lond on 16,17 April 1982.
Engineered by Neil Richmond.

Bonus Tracks Info:
Track 10 was recorded at The Venue, London on 25 October 1983 (This was not strictly RMS - but Ray, Mo and Mark helped out Simon during his drum clinic).

Track 11 was recorded at the Royal Festival Hall, London on 26 August 1983 (RMS - played support to Gil Evans and his British Orchestra. Simon couldn't make the gig and Gary Husband stepped in admirably at short notice. This was just part of the solos section).

Tracks 12-14 were recorded at Toftrees Studio, Sussex on 5,6 August 1981.
Engineered by Dave Mackay.

Our thanks to:
Steven Stuart Short at Trident, Ruth Low at Riverside, Peter Van Hooke at MMC, Greg Walsh and everyone who was so helpful and enthusiastic during the making of this recording - without whose help we would have had to get somebody else.

Digitally remastered from the original tapes by Simon Smart at Bluebase Studio, London.

Cover photograph: Adam Tolner
Band photographs: Gary Coward Williams from Shutters Photography.
Photographs from the archives of Ray Russell, Mo Foster and Simon Phillips.

Image Scanning and Restoration by Kurt Adkins.
Original Cover Design: Bill Smith Studios.
CD Artwork & Layout Lawrence @ L&K Graphics Ltd.

Project Co-ordination by Mo Foster
All tracks licensed from Ray Russell, Mo Foster and Simon Phillips.

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MMC 004 RMS (4) Centennial Park(LP, Album) MMC (2) MMC 004 UK 1985 Sell This Version
CDMMC1004 RMS (4) Centennial Park(CD, Album) MMC (2) CDMMC1004 UK 1988 Sell This Version