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A similar version made by DADC Austria can be found here: Commercial Album.
Tracks 1 to 40 were originally released as the Commercial Album on vinyl in 1980 (Ralph Records). Tracks 41 to 50 were recorded between the years 1979-1987 and appeared on several different compilations and singles:
- track 41-42: were extra tracks from the "Commercial Album" sessions, they ended up on singles in England (Commercial Single) and France,
- track 43: was composed for a weekly comedy TV show. Producers rejected it as too strange. Touch included it on Ritual: Magnetic North,
- track 44: was recorded for Morgan Fisher's Miniatures (A Sequence Of Fifty-One Tiny Masterpieces Edited By Morgan-Fisher) project,
- track 45: was written in 1979 and is included on the Residue Of The Residents collection,
- track 46: is from 1980 and is on Residue Of The Residents,
- track 47: was recorded in 1980, the same time as the "Commercial Album", and released as a 12" dance record. This particular shorter version appeared on Residue Of The Residents,
- track 48: was recorded in 1982 and appeared on Residue Of The Residents,
- track 49: from The White Single released in 1984,
- track 50: was recorded in 1987 and release only as a single Hit The Road Jack / Excerpt From "For Elsie".
(c)(p) 1980, 1988, The Cryptic Corp.
Printed in West Germany
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout: TORSO CD 413 2898 010 01 * MADE IN W. GERMANY BY PDO
- SPARS Code: AAD
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|RZ-8052-L||The Residents||Commercial Album (LP, Album)||Ralph Records||RZ-8052-L||US||1980||Sell This Version|
|ESD 80202||The Residents||Commercial Album (CD, Album, RE)||East Side Digital||ESD 80202||US||Unknown||Sell This Version|
|TORSO CD 413||The Residents||Commercial Album (CD, Album, RE, DAD)||Torso||TORSO CD 413||Netherlands||1988||Sell This Version|
|LINC 9||The Residents||Commercial Album (Cass, Album)||Missing Link, 7 Records & Tapes||LINC 9||Australia||1980||Sell This Version|
|BOM22041||The Residents||Commercial Album (CD, Album, RE, RM, Dig)||Bomba Records (4)||BOM22041||Japan||1997||Sell This Version|