The Alan Parsons Project ‎– I Robot

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Arista ‎– 82876 81524 2, Legacy ‎– 82876 81524 2
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CD, Album, Remastered, 30th Anniversary Edition
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1 I Robot
Arranged By [Choir], Conductor – Andrew PowellBass – David PatonChorus – The English ChoraleCimbalom, Kantele – John LeachClavinet – Eric WoolfsonDrums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonLeader [Choirmaster] – Robert HowesProgrammed By [Projectron, 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 PatonDrums – Stuart ToshPiano, Clavinet – Eric WoolfsonSynthesizer [Projectron] – Alan ParsonsVocals – 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 BairnsonSynthesizer – Duncan MackaySynthesizer [Projectron] – Alan ParsonsVocals – 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 WoolfsonSynthesizer [Projectron], Vocals [Vocoder] – Alan ParsonsVocals – Steve HarleyWritten-By – Alan Parsons, Eric Woolfson
5:23
7 Nucleus
Bass – David PatonChorus – The English ChoraleCimbalom, Zither [Kantele] – John LeachDrums, Gong [Water Gongs] – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Duncan Mackay, Eric WoolfsonLeader [Choirmaster] – Robert HowesLoops [Tape Loops], Synthesizer [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 WoolfsonSequenced By [Synthia] – Alan ParsonsSteel Guitar [Pedal] – 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 ChoraleLeader [Choirmaster] – Robert HowesWritten-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*Drums – Stuart ToshGuitar – Ian BairnsonKeyboards – Duncan Mackay, Eric WoolfsonLeader [Choirmaster] – Robert HowesWritten-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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Originally released in 1977.

30th Anniversary edition features: 6 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.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 8 2876-81524-2 3
  • Matrix / Runout: DIDP-145929 1
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L328
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 50AF

Other Versions (5 of 163) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
AL 7002 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot(LP, Album) 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 Unknown Sell This Version
AL 7002 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot(LP, Album, RE) 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
82876815242 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot(CD, Album, RM, 30t) Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Arista, Legacy 82876815242 UK & Europe 2007 Sell This Version

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