The Alan Parsons Project ‎– I Robot

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Sony BMG Music Entertainment ‎– 82876815242, Arista ‎– 82876815242, Legacy ‎– 82876815242
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CD, Album, Reissue, Remastered, 30th Anniversary Edition
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1 I Robot
Arranged By [Choir], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonChoir – The English ChoraleCimbalom, Kantele – John LeachClavinet – Eric WoolfsonConductor [Choirmaster] – Bob Howes*Drums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonMellotron [Projectron], Programmed By [Synthia] – Alan ParsonsSoprano Vocals – Hilary WesternSynthesizer [Yamaha Cs10] – Duncan MackayWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
6:02
2 I Wouldn't Want To Be Like You
Bass – David PatonDrums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Eric WoolfsonVocals – Lenny ZakatekWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
3:22
3 Some Other Time
Acoustic Guitar – David Paton, Ian BairnsonArranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBacking Vocals – John Perry (7), Stuart Salver*, Tony RiversBass – David PatonCimbalom, Kantele – John LeachDrums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonMellotron [Projectron] – Alan ParsonsPiano, Clavinet – Eric WoolfsonVocals – Jaki Whitren, Peter StrakerWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
4:06
4 Breakdown
Acoustic Guitar – Alan Parsons, Ian BairnsonArranged By [Orchestra, Choir], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonChoir – The New Philharmonia Chorus*Drums – Stuart ToshElectric Piano [Wurlitzer] – Eric WoolfsonGuitar – Ian BairnsonMellotron [Projectron] – Alan ParsonsSynthesizer – Duncan MackayVocals – Allan ClarkeWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
3:52
5 Don't Let It Show
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonDrums, Percussion – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonOrgan – Eric WoolfsonTrumpet [Piccolo Trumpet] – John Wallace (4)Vocals – Dave TownsendWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
4:24
6 The Voice
Arranged By [Orchestra], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonDrums, Percussion – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Eric WoolfsonMellotron [Projectron], Vocoder – Alan ParsonsVocals – Steve HarleyWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
5:23
7 Nucleus
Bass – David PatonChoir – The English ChoraleCimbalom, Kantele – John LeachConductor [Choirmaster] – Bob Howes*Drums, Gong [Water Gongs] – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Duncan Mackay, Eric WoolfsonLoops [Tape Loops], Mellotron [Projectron], Effects – Alan ParsonsWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
3:22
8 Day After Day (The Show Must Go On)
Backing Vocals – Alan Parsons, David Paton, Eric Woolfson, Ian Bairnson, Jack HarrisBass – David PatonDrums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonOrgan [Hammond] – Andrew PowellPiano [Jangle Piano] – Eric WoolfsonSequencer [Synthia] – Alan ParsonsSteel Guitar [Pedal Steel] – B.J. Cole*Vocals – Jack HarrisWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
3:57
9 Total Eclipse
Arranged By [Orchestra, Choir], Conductor – Andrew PowellChorus – The English ChoraleConductor [Choirmaster] – Bob Howes*Written-By – Andrew Powell
3:12
10 Genesis Ch.1 V.32
Acoustic Guitar – David Paton, Ian BairnsonArranged By [Orchestra, Choir], Conductor – Andrew PowellBacking Vocals – John Perry (7), Stuart Salver*, Tony RiversBass – David PatonChoir – The New Philharmonia Chorus*Conductor [Choirmaster] – Bob Howes*Drums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Duncan Mackay, Eric WoolfsonWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
3:29
Bonus Tracks
11 Boules (I Robot Experiment) 1:59
12 Breakdown (Early Demo Of Backing Riff) 2:09
13 I Wouldn't Want To Be Like You (Backing Track Rough Mix) 3:28
14 Day After Day (Early Stage Rough Mix) 3:40
15 The Naked Robot 10:19

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Released in a transparent jewelbox with a 12 page booklet.

Similar to unofficial release The Alan Parsons Project - I Robot slighly different back cover, and Mould SID codes present.

Originally released 1977.

Expanded edition mastered at DNA Mastering, Studio City, California.

Additional design for expanded edition: Mainartery.

Recorded and mixed at Abbey Road Studios, London between December 1976 and March 1977.

Made in the EU.

Sticker says:
"30th Anniversary edition
5 unreleased tracks
including demos and
"The Naked Robot" medley
Digitally remastered
Booklet with rare
pictures and memorabilia and
sleeve notes from Alan Parsons and
Eric Woolfson
82876815242"

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 8 28768 15242 3
  • Barcode (Scanned): 828768152423
  • Label Code: LC 03484
  • Matrix / Runout (Variants 1,2,3): [Sony BMG logo] 52163718/82876815242 21
  • Mastering SID Code (Variants 1,2,3): IFPI LB 46
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI RV07
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI RV22
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 3): IFPI RV06
  • Rights Society: BIEM/GEMA

Other Versions (5 of 199) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
AL 7002 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot(LP, Album, Gat) Arista AL 7002 US 1977 Sell This Version
2C 068-99168 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot(LP, Album, Gat) Arista 2C 068-99168 France 1977 Sell This Version
AL 7002 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot(LP, Album) Arista AL 7002 US 1977 Sell This Version
MFCD 804 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot(CD, Album, RE, RM) Mobile Fidelity Sound Lab MFCD 804 US 1985 Sell This Version
AC8-8040 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot(Cass, Album, Club) Arista AC8-8040 Canada Unknown Sell This Version

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