The Mission ‎– IV

Mercury ‎– MYTH X2
Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, Single

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A Wasteland
Music By – Adams*, Brown*, Hinkler*, Hussey*Producer – The Mission, Tim PalmerWords By – Hussey*
B1 Shelter From The Storm (Live Recording)
Mixed By – Tim PalmerMusic By – Adams*, Brown*, Hinkler*, Hussey*Words By – Hussey*
B2 Dancing Barefoot (Live Recording)
Mixed By – Tim PalmerWritten-By – Patti Smith

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Identical to this pressing except for the design of the roman numeral on the front cover.

Shelter From The Storm • Dancing Barefoot
Recorded during the World Crusade British Tour October-November 1986.

Live Recording
The Rolling Stone Mobile

'God's Own Medicine' is available as an
Album (MERH 102) Cassette (MERHC 102) and C.D. (830 603-2)
Featuring the original version of "Wasteland"

A & B1: RCA Music
B2: Ninja Music
℗ 1987 Phonogram (London) Ltd.
© 1987 Phonogram (London) Ltd.

"Dancing Barefoot" originally performed by Patti Smith Group.

Musitech Plating Ltd. can be identified by the "MT" in the matrix runout (credited as Mastered At).
Pressing plant and lacquer cutting studio can be identified by "▽ 420U" in the runout area. The letter "U" signifies the lacquer cutting studio.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 42288 82701 6
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): MYTH X 2 A // 1 ▽ 420U 11 3
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): MT 11 12 MYTHX2B-3

Other Versions (5 of 28) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
MYTH 2 The Mission IV(7", Single, Pap) Mercury MYTH 2 UK 1987 Sell This Version
MYTHX22 DJ The Mission Wasteland (Anniversary Mix)(12", Promo) Mercury MYTHX22 DJ UK 1987 Sell This Version
888 383-1 The Mission UK* Wasteland(12", Single) Mercury 888 383-1 US 1987 Sell This Version
MYTDJ 1512 The Mission Wasteland (1993)(12", Promo) Vertigo MYTDJ 1512 UK 1993 Sell This Version
DJV 212 The Mission Wasteland(12", Promo) Vertigo DJV 212 Canada 1986 Sell This Version