Status Quo ‎– Back To Back

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Mercury ‎– 983 412-6, Universal Music Catalogue ‎– 983 412-6
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1 A Mess Of Blues
Written-By – Pomus*, Shuman*
3:24
2 Ol' Rag Blues
Written-By – Lancaster*, Lamb*
2:51
3 Can't Be Done
Written-By – Frost*, Rossi*
3:12
4 Too Close To The Ground
Written-By – Bown*, Parfitt*
3:44
5 No Contract
Written-By – Bown*, Parfitt*
3:59
6 Win Or Lose
Written-By – Frost*, Rossi*
2:35
7 Marguerita Time
Written-By – Frost*, Rossi*
3:30
8 Your Kind Of Love
Written-By – Lancaster*, Ferguson Skinner*
3:29
9 Stay The Night
Written-By – Frost*, Rossi*, Miller*
3:02
10 Going Down Town Tonight
Written-By – Johnson*
3:39
Bonus Tracks
11 The Wanderer
Written-By – Maresca*
3:28
12 Going Down Town Tonight (Single Version)
Written-By – Johnson*
3:38
13 I Wonder Why
Written-By – Rossi*, Parfitt*
3:59
14 Ol' Rag Blues (Extended Version)
Written-By – Lancaster*, Lamb*
4:54
15 A Mess Of Blues (Extended Version)
Written-By – Pomus*, Shuman*
4:48
16 Cadillac Ranch (LP Out-Take)
Written-By – Springsteen*
4:15
17 Ol' Rag Blues (Alan Lancaster Version)
Written-By – Lancaster*, Lamb*
2:49
18 The Wanderer (Sharon The Nag Mix)
Written-By – Maresca*
3:34

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Tracks 1-10 originally released in November 1983 by Vertigo Records (VERH 10).
Track 11 originally issued as a single in October 1984 (QUO 16).
Track 12 originally issued as a single in May 1984 (QUO 15).
Track 13 intended B-Side to "Too Close To The Ground".
Track 14 issued as a single in September 1983 (QUO 11).
Track 15 originally issued as a single in October 1983 (QUO 12).
Track 16 an out-take from the "Back To Back" LP sessions.
Track 17 alternative vocal version of the album cut.
Track 18 originally featured on the CD Single version of "Who Gets The Love" (QUO CD 23) May 1988.

All tracks (p) 1983 Mercury Records Ltd. except tracks 11 & 12 (p) 1984 Mercury Records Ltd. Tracks 13, 16 & 17 (p) 2001 Mercury Records Ltd. and track 18 (p) 1988 Mercury Records Ltd.

PRESSING ERROR
Track 12 is not the single version of "Going Down Town Tonight". The album version is repeated by mistake.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 6 02498 34126 1
  • Rights Society: BIEM/SABAM
  • Label Code: LC 00268
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1 Outer Ring): [Universal Logos x 4] 06024 983 412-6 01 * 51694570
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1, Inner Ring): Made in Germany by EDC B
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0130
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2 Outer Ring): [Universal Logos x 4] 06024 983 412-6 01 * 51694570
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2, Inner Ring): Made in Germany by EDC A
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0128
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 3, Outer Ring): [Universal Logos x 4] 06024 983 412-6 02 * 52092482
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI 0113
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 4, Outer Ring): [Universal Logos x 4] 06024 983 412-6 01 * 51694570
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 4, Inner Ring/Mould): Made in Germany by EDC B
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 4): IFPI 0113

Other Versions (5 of 31) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
VERH 10, 814 662-1 Status Quo Back To Back(LP, Album) Vertigo, Vertigo VERH 10, 814 662-1 UK 1983 Sell This Version
814 662-4 Status Quo Back To Back(Cass, Album) Vertigo 814 662-4 Finland 1983 Sell This Version
25PP-112 Status Quo Back To Back(LP, Album) Vertigo 25PP-112 Japan 1983 Sell This Version
814 662-1 Status Quo Back To Back(LP, Album) Vertigo 814 662-1 Greece 1983 Sell This Version
814 662-4, 814 662-4 IQI Status Quo Back To Back(Cass, Album) Vertigo, Vertigo 814 662-4, 814 662-4 IQI Germany 1983 Sell This Version

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