The Moody Blues ‎– In Search Of The Lost Chord

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Deram ‎– 983 214-7
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In Search Of The Lost Chord
1-1 Departure
Written-By – Graeme Edge
0:44
1-2 Ride My See-Saw
Written-By – John Lodge
3:38
1-3 Dr. Livingstone, I Presume
Written-By – Ray Thomas
2:58
1-4 House Of Four Doors (Part 1)
Written-By – John Lodge
4:12
1-5 Legend Of A Mind
Written-By – Ray Thomas
6:36
1-6 House Of Four Doors (Part 2)
Written-By – John Lodge
1:47
1-7 Voices In The Sky
Written-By – Justin Hayward
3:28
1-8 The Best Way To Travel
Written-By – Michael Pinder*
3:14
1-9 Visions Of Paradise
Written-By – Justin Hayward, Ray Thomas
4:15
1-10 The Actor
Written-By – Justin Hayward
4:39
1-11 The Word
Written-By – Graeme Edge
0:48
1-12 Om
Written-By – Michael Pinder*
5:44
The Bonus Disc
Alternate Versions & Out-Takes
2-1 Departure (Alternate Mix)
Written-By – Graeme Edge
0:55
2-2 The Best Way To Travel (Additional Vocal Mix)
Written-By – Michael Pinder*
4:03
2-3 Legend Of A Mind (Alternate Mix)
Written-By – Ray Thomas
6:43
2-4 Visions Of Paradise (Instrumental Version)
Written-By – Justin Hayward
4:30
2-5 What Am I Doing Here? (Original Version)
Written-By – Justin Hayward
3:54
2-6 The Word (Mellotron Mix)
Written-By – Graeme Edge
1:02
2-7 Om (Extended Version)
Written-By – Michael Pinder*
6:07
2-8 A Simple Game (Justin Hayward Vocal Mix)
Written-By – Michael Pinder*
3:27
1968 Studio Recording
2-9 King And Queen
Written-By – Justin Hayward
3:53
BBC 'Top Gear' Sessions
2-10 Doctor Livingstone I Presume
Written-By – Ray Thomas
2:57
2-11 Voices In The Sky
Written-By – Justin Hayward
3:53
2-12 Thinking Is The Best Way To Travel
Written-By – Michael Pinder*
3:39
2-13 Ride My See Saw
Written-By – John Lodge
3:50
BBC 'Afternoon Pop Show' Session
2-14 Tuesday Afternoon
Written-By – John Lodge
3:24
1968 Single 'B' Side
2-15 A Simple Game
Written-By – Michael Pinder*
3:45

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Credits

  • Bass Guitar, Cello, Tambourine, Snare [Snare Drum], Acoustic Guitar, VocalsJohn Lodge
  • Coordinator [Project Co-ordinated For Universal Music By]Joe Black
  • Design [CD Package Design]Phil Smee
  • Drums, Timpani, Tambourine, Tabla [Tablas], PianoGraeme Edge
  • Engineer [Original 1972 Quadraphonic Mixes]Derek Varnals (tracks: 1-1 to 1-12)
  • Flute ['C' Flute], Alto Flute, Soprano Saxophone, VocalsRay Thomas
  • Liner NotesMark Powell
  • Mellotron [Mellotrons], Piano, Harpsichord, Cello, Acoustic Guitar, Bass Guitar, Autoharp, VocalsMike Pinder
  • Mixed By [5.1 Mix Manipulated From The Original Quadraphonic Masters]Mark Powell (tracks: 1-1 to 1-12), Paschal Byrne (tracks: 1-1 to 1-12)
  • Painting [Original Album Cover Painting]Philip Travers*
  • Photography By [Pages 5, 14 & 15]Pictorial Press
  • Producer [Original 1972 Quadraphonic Mixes]Tony Clarke (tracks: 1-1 to 1-12)
  • Remastered By [Album Stereo Mix]Alberto Parodi (tracks: 1-1 to 1-12), Justin Hayward (tracks: 1-1 to 1-12)
  • Remastered By [Bonus Tracks Remastering By]Paschal Byrne (tracks: 2-1 to 2-15)
  • Research [Master Tape Research]Jayne Byrne
  • Research [The 2006 Deluxe Edition], Compiled By [The 2006 Deluxe Edition], Reissue Producer [The 2006 Deluxe Edition]Mark Powell
  • Twelve-String Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Sitar, Tabla [Tablas], Piano, Mellotron, Bass Guitar, Harpsichord, Percussion, VocalsJustin Hayward

Notes

Disc One originally released as Deram SML, 711, July 1968 [The Moody Blues - In Search Of The Lost Chord]

Note: despite the credits in the booklet there is no 5.1 mix available on the SACD as there never was a Quad version of this album. The SACD layer contains only high resolution stereo program.

Album stereo mix remastered from the original master tapes at Logical Box Studios, Genova, Italy. www.logicalbox.com
Bonus tracks remastering at the Audio Archiving Company, London

Disc Two (CD):
Track 2-1: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 12th June 1968
Track 2-2: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 28th May 1968
Track 2-3: Decca Studios West Hampstead - 13th January 1968
Track 2-4: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 4th June 1968
Track 2-5: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 28th January 1968
Track 2-6: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 11th June 1968
Track 2-7: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 7th June 1968
Track 2-8: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 12th October 1968
Track 2-9: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 13th February 1968
Tracks 2-10 to 2-13: BBC Radio session for John Peel's "Top Gear" radio show - Recorded 16th July 1968. First broadcast 21st July 1968
Track 2-14: BBC Radio Session for "The Afternoon Pop Show" - 7th October 1968
Track 2-15: recorded at Decca Studio Number One West Hampstead on 11th October 1968

[On back sleeve:]
This compilation:
℗ 2006 Decca Music Group Ltd
© 2006 Decca Music Group Ltd
A Universal Company

[On discs:]
This compilation:
℗ 2006 Decca Music Group Limited
© 2006 Decca Music Group Limited
A Universal Music Company
Made in the E.U.

Double-digipak, housed in a clear plastic slipcase.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 0602498321478
  • Barcode (Text): 6 02498 32147 8
  • Other (SACD: Cat. #): 983 214-8
  • Matrix / Runout (SACD (Outer Ring): Variant 1): 51785166/UNIVERSAL 983214-8 21
  • Matrix / Runout (SACD (Inner Ring): Variant 1): 51785166/UNIVERSAL 983214-8 D 21
  • Mastering SID Code (SACD: Variant 1): IFPI LB45
  • Mould SID Code (SACD: Variant 1): IFPI 07K8
  • Matrix / Runout (SACD (Outer Ring): Variant 2): 51785166/UNIVERSAL 983214-8 21
  • Matrix / Runout (SACD (Inner Ring): Variant 2): 51785166/UNIVERSAL 983214-8 D 21
  • Mastering SID Code (SACD: Variant 2): IFPI LB45
  • Mould SID Code (SACD: Variant 2): IFPI 07N2
  • Matrix / Runout (SACD (Outer Ring): Variant 3): 51785166/UNIVERSAL 983214-8 22
  • Matrix / Runout (SACD (Inner Ring): Variant 3): 51785165/UNIVERSAL 983214-8 D 22
  • Mastering SID Code (SACD: Variant 3): IFPI LB 46
  • Mould SID Code (SACD: Variant 3): IFPI 07M6
  • Other (CD: Cat. #): 983 214-9
  • Matrix / Runout (CD): 06024 983 214-9 01 * 51707158
  • Other (CD: In Mould Ring): Made in Germany by EDC
  • Mastering SID Code (CD): IFPI LV26
  • Mould SID Code (CD: Variant 1): IFPI 0137
  • Mould SID Code (CD: Variant 2): IFPI 0115
  • Label Code: LC 00171
  • Rights Society: BIEM SABAM

Other Versions (5 of 140) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SML 711, SML.711 The Moody Blues In Search Of The Lost Chord(LP, Album, Gat) Deram, Deram SML 711, SML.711 UK 1968 Sell This Version
DES 18017 The Moody Blues In Search Of The Lost Chord(LP, Album, Gat) Deram DES 18017 US 1979 Sell This Version
SML 711 The Moody Blues In Search Of The Lost Chord(LP, Album) Deram SML 711 Germany 1968 Sell This Version
KSCM 711 The Moody Blues In Search Of The Lost Chord(Cass, Album) Deram KSCM 711 UK Unknown Sell This Version
6835 200 The Moody Blues In Search Of The Lost Chord(LP, Album, RE) Deram 6835 200 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version

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