Soft Cell ‎– The Twelve Inch Singles

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Mercury ‎– 314 538 853-2
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1-1 Tainted Love (1999 Club 69 Future Mix)
Producer – Mike ThorneRemix, Producer [Additional Production] – Club 69Written-By – Ed Cobb
14:31
1-2 Memorabilia
Engineer – Pete MabenProducer – Daniel Miller
7:36
1-3 Persuasion
Engineer – Pete MabenProducer – Daniel Miller
7:31
1-4 Tainted Love / Where Did Our Love Go
Engineer – Paul HardimanProducer – Mike ThorneWritten-By [Tainted Love] – Ed CobbWritten-By [Where Did Our Love Go] – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.*
8:55
1-5 Tainted Dub
Engineer – Paul HardimanProducer – Mike ThorneWritten-By [Tainted Love] – Ed CobbWritten-By [Where Did Our Love Go] – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Edward Holland, Jr.*
9:12
1-6 Bedsitter
Engineer – Don WershbaProducer – Mike Thorne
7:50
1-7 Facility Girls
Engineer – Don WershbaProducer – Mike Thorne
7:15
1-8 Say Hello Wave Goodbye
Clarinet – Dave TofaniEngineer – Don WershbaMixed By – Harvey GoldbergProducer – Mike Thorne
8:52
1-9 Fun City
Bass – Tim Taylor (2)Electric Piano – Anne Hogan*Engineer – Bill ClarkeFeaturing – David*, Marc*Producer – David Ball*
7:30
2-1 Torch
Engineer – Don WershbaMixed By – Harvey GoldbergProducer – Mike ThorneTrumpet – John GatchellVoice – Cindy Ecstasy
8:26
2-2 Insecure Me
Engineer – Don WershbaMixed By – Harvey GoldbergProducer – Mike ThorneTenor Saxophone – Dave TofaniVoice – Cindy Ecstasy
8:13
2-3 What!
Engineer – Don WershbaMixed By – Harvey GoldbergProducer – Mike ThorneWritten-By – H.B. Barnum
6:07
2-4 ....So
Engineer – Bill ClarkeWritten-By, Performer [Played], Producer – Dave Ball
8:48
2-5 Where The Heart Is
Engineer – Don WershbaMixed By – Harvey GoldbergProducer – Mike Thorne
9:43
2-6 It's A Mugs Game
Engineer – Don WershbaMixed By – Harvey GoldbergProducer – Mike ThorneTrumpet – John Gatchell
8:08
2-7 Numbers
Engineer – Don WershbaMixed By – Harvey GoldbergProducer – Mike Thorne, Soft Cell
10:22
2-8 Barriers
Engineer – Don WershbaProducer – Mike Thorne, Soft CellRemix – David Ball*Remix [Assistant] – Flood
7:06
3-1 Soul Inside
Producer – Soft Cell
11:56
3-2 Loving You - Hating Me
Producer – Mike Thorne, Soft CellRemix – Dave Ball
6:37
3-3 You Only Live Twice
Producer – Soft CellWritten-By – John Barry, Leslie Bricusse
6:58
3-4 007 Theme
Producer – Soft CellWritten-By – John Barry
3:35
3-5 Her Imagination
Producer – John Sparrow
5:19
3-6 Down In The Subway
Backing Vocals – Gini BallEngineer – Mike Johnson*Producer – Soft CellWritten-By – Jack Hammer
7:48
3-7 Disease And Desire
Backing Vocals – Gini BallEngineer – Mike Johnson*Producer – Soft CellSaxophone – Gary Barnacle
4:02
3-8 Born To Lose
Backing Vocals – Gini BallEngineer – Mike Johnson*Producer – Soft CellWritten-By – Johnny Thunders
2:53
3-9 Memorabilia '91 (Extended Grid Remix)
Producer – Daniel MillerRemix – The Grid
6:49
3-10 Tainted Love '91 (Julian Mendelsohn Remix)
Producer – Mike ThorneRemix – Julian MendelsohnWritten-By – Ed Cobb
5:50
3-11 Say Hello Wave Goodbye '91 (The Long Goodbye - Extended Mendelsohn Remix)
Producer – Mike ThorneRemix – Julian Mendelsohn
5:02
3-12 Where The Heart Is '91 (The Grid Remix)
Producer – Mike ThorneRemix – The Grid
8:43

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Track 1-1 remixed for DMC, adapted from Twisted TWI2-55530, first released January 1999.
Tracks 1-2 & 1-3 recorded December 1980 at Stage One Studio (16 track), London. Released February 1981 as Mercury / Some Bizzare HARD 12
Tracks 1-4 & 1-5 recorded at Advision Studios, London. Released July 1981 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZS 212
Tracks 1-6 & 1-7 recorded at The Camden Cell, London. Released November 1981 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZS 612
Track 1-8 recorded at The Camden Cell, London. Mixed at Media Sound
Track 1-9 recorded live at Box Studios, Heckmondwike, Leeds. Released January 1982 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZS 712
Tracks 2-1 & 2-2 recorded at The Camden Cell, London. Released May 1982 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZS 912
Track 2-3 recorded at The Camden Cell, London.
Track 2-4 recorded in the Box, West Yorks. Released August 1982 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZS 1112
Tracks 2-5 & 2-6 recorded at The Camden Cell, London. Released November 1982 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZS 1612
Tracks 2-7 & 2-8 released February 1983 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZS 1712
Tracks 3-1 to 3-4 released September 1983 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZS 2012
Track 3-5 appeared on the Mini-Album 'Soul Inside' Sire / Some Bizzare 23989-1 (US)
Tracks 3-6 to 3-8 recorded and mixed at Britannia Row, London. Released February 1984 as Mercury / Some Bizzare BZSR 2212
Track 3-9 Released March 1991 on Mercury / Some Bizzare SOFT 112 & SOFCD 1
Track 3-10 Released May 1991 on Mercury / Some Bizzare SOFT 212 & SOFCD 2
Track 3-11 Released March 1991 on Mercury / Some Bizzare SOFT 112 & SOFCD 1
Track 3-12 Released May 1991 on Mercury / Some Bizzare SOFCD 2

Tracks 1-8 & 1-9 fade out earlier than the original 12" versions.
Track 3-11 is the edited version and not the 'Long Goodbye - Extended Mendelsohn Remix'

Track 1-9 Featuring Anne Hogan & Tim Taylor (for Marc And The Mambas).
Track 3-5 with special thanks to the BBC.

Mastered at Universal Music Group Studios.

Published by WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) except:
Tainted Love published by Embassy Music Corp. (BMI)
Where Did Our Love Go published by Stone Agate Music (A division of Jobete Music Co., Inc) admin. by EMI Blackwood Music Inc. (BMI)
What! published by Hidle Music (BMI)
You Only Live Twice & 007 Theme published by EMI Unart Catalog Inc. (BMI)
Down In The Subway published by EMI Al Gallico Music Corp. (BMI)
Born To Lose published by EMI Virgin Music Inc. (ASCAP)

This Compilation ℗ & © 1999 Mercury Records Ltd. (London)
Manufactured and Marketed by Mercury Records, a PolyGram Company
Printed in U.S.A.
Made in the U.S.A.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 314-538853-2 5
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): 314 538 854-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): 314 538 855-2
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 3): 314 538 856-2
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other Versions (4 of 4) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CEL BX 1 Soft Cell The Twelve Inch Singles / Soft Cell Box Set(Box, Comp + 6x12") Some Bizzare CEL BX 1 UK 1982 Sell This Version
548 506-2 Soft Cell The Twelve Inch Singles(3xCD, Comp, RE, RP) Mercury, Some Bizzare 548 506-2 UK & Europe Unknown Sell This Version
548 506-2 Soft Cell The Twelve Inch Singles(3xCD, Comp, RE) Mercury, Some Bizzare 548 506-2 Europe 2000 Sell This Version
none Soft Cell The Twelve Inch Singles(3xCDr, Comp, Promo) Mercury none UK & Europe 2001 Sell This Version

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