Solid Space (2) ‎– Space Museum

Dark Entries ‎– DE-190
Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue, Remastered

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A1 Afghan Dance
Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
A2 Spectrum Is Green
Lyrics By – Matthew VosburghMusic By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
A3 Destination Moon
Lyrics By – Dan Goldstein (4)Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
A4 The Guests
Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
A5 New Statue
Lyrics By [Adapted from 'Morning Song' By] – Sylvia PlathMusic By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew VosburghSaxophone – Jonathan Weinreich
A6 A Darkness In My Soul
Lyrics By – Dan Goldstein (4)Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
B1 Radio France
Lyrics By – Dan Goldstein (4)Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
B2 Tenth Planet
Lyrics By – Dan Goldstein (4)Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
B3 Earthshock
Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
B4 Contemplation
Clarinet – Jonathan WeinreichLyrics By – Dan Goldstein (4)Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Jonathan Weinreich, Matthew Vosburgh
B5 Please Don't Fade Away
Lyrics By – Dan Goldstein (4)Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh
B6 Tutti Lo Sanno
Written-By – Marine Girls
B7 Platform 6
Lyrics By – Dan Goldstein (4)Music By – Dan Goldstein (4), Matthew Vosburgh

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Everything was recorded on one inch 8-track at Starforce Studios, Clapham + The Shed, Ilford

Originally released on cassette by In Phaze Records, 1982.
Remastered at Fantasy Studios, Berkeley 2017.

Tracks B6 and B7 did not appear on the original release:
Track B6 is unreleased.
Track B7 was originally released under the band name Exhibit A (3) on the b-side of the single Distance (1980). It features Dan and Matthew only and is to be considered the first "Solid Space" track ever.

The release contains a double-sided insert and a postcard replica.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text on sticker): 7 44271 37305 9
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A - etched): DE-190 A 28583.1 (2)..
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B - etched): DE-190 B 28583.2 (2)..

Other Versions (5 of 13) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
IP 011 Solid Space (2) Space Museum(Cass, Album) In Phaze Records IP 011 UK 1982 Sell This Version
IP-011 Solid Space (2) Space Museum(LP, RE, Unofficial) In Phaze Records (2) IP-011 US 2012 Sell This Version
.space23. Solid Space (2) Space Museum(LP, Album, Dlx, Ltd, Num, S/Edition, Unofficial, c) .weltraumkollektiv23. .space23. Europe 2017 Sell This Version
none Solid Space (2) Space Museum(Cass, RE, Unofficial) In Phaze Records (2) none UK 2015 Sell This Version
DE-190 Solid Space (2) Space Museum(13xFile, MP3, Album, RE, RM, VBR) Dark Entries DE-190 US 2017


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March 27, 2020
Forgot about this one. Will be a classic of the genre.


August 29, 2018

Was rather surprised to spot this new at a local store, didn't know they ever repressed it. Great quality, too - sounds pretty much perfect, comes with a neat insert, top notch stuff.


March 13, 2018
Did notice the cut fade - stupid, eh? That happened on last tk. Side 1 on SPV CD of Popol Vuh's 'Cobra Verde' too......Didn't notice New Statue, will try again......


February 6, 2018
Has anyone noticed that some tracks are shorter than the original cassette version?

Not sure if it's just my copy, but it seemed like they cut out the fade out in Please Don't Fade Away and ended New Statue a bit early on my copy.

Amazing reissue regardless!


December 29, 2017

Best album of 2017, even though it was a reissue. Tunes are amazing. Wonder if Ian Brown from the Roses heard track A3, Destination Moon. If you ever reform I will be there.


December 24, 2017

This is by far THE best Solid Space release hands down. The sound is amazing and love the fact that there is a insert lyric sheet with never before seen photos, original advert on cardstock, and unreleased tracks as well. Also it’s not ridiculously priced, if you order directly from the label. Have been waiting for this since forever. Glad Dark Entries was finally able to put this out.


December 21, 2017
absolutely stunned at how good this sounds. Came as a surprise considering the jacket is rather flimsy and cheap. highly recommend and so happy to have this in my collection


December 16, 2017
edited over 3 years ago
Just a fantastic re-issue from Dark Entries. George Horn's remastering sounds absolutely stellar. He really is a master craftsman. This is not some crappy cassette rip with some limiting. This is a thoughtful, careful remaster from the master tapes, better sounding than the original cassette. I really appreciate Dark Entries bringing this extremely obscure gem back into the world. Highly recommended!


December 15, 2017
edited over 3 years ago
I want to point out what a complete and total punishing clown a certain someone flooding this release with comments is. Not only are the Marine Girls credited on the insert, but so is the individual who did the layout. The guy had no clue what he was talking about, but it didn't stop him from making no less than 4 comments with false allegations and baselessly attacking a woman.


December 9, 2017
Wow way to go Dark Entries on this one, can't wait to own!