The Orb ‎– Peel Sessions

Strange Fruit ‎– SFRLP118, Strange Fruit ‎– SFRLP 118
Vinyl, LP

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A1 A Huge Ever Growing Pulsating Brain That Rules From The Centre Of The Ultraworld (Loving You)
Mixed By – Jimi Cauty*Producer – Dale GriffinWritten-By – Paterson*, Woolley*, Cauty*, Ripperton*, Rudolph*, Darlow*, Lipson*, Horn*
B1 Back Side Of The Moon (Tranquility Lunar Orbit)
Mixed By – ThrashProducer – Mike RobinsonWritten-By – A. Paterson*, M. Giraudy*, S. Hillage*
B2 Into The Fourth Dimension (Essenes In Starlight)
Mixed By – ThrashProducer – Mike RobinsonWritten-By – A. Paterson*, A. Falconer*, P. Ferguson*

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Collection of tracks recorded for John Peel's programme on BBC Radio 1.
Track A1 recorded on 3rd December 1989, tracks B1 and B2 recorded on 2nd October 1990.

Another release containing tracks from two further Peel Sessions by The Orb was released in 1996 on the same label (cat. no. SFRLP138).

Published by:
A: Orb Music/Big Life Music/EG Music/MCA Music/MCA Music/EMI Music/EMI Music/Perfect Songs/Unforgettable Songs.
B1: Orb Music/Big Life Music/Virgin Music/Virgin Music.
B2: Orb Music/Big Life Music/Orb Music/Buddah's Belly Music.

Notes from rear cover:
Courtesy of Wau! Mr Modo/Big Life Records
Jimi Cauty appears courtesy of the Archbishops of The KLF
Steve Hillage appears courtesy of Ten Records

Remixed from the album "Adventures Beyond the Ultraworld" available on Big Life/Wau! Mr Modo BLRDLP5
Also on MC & CD

Strange Fruit Records is very grateful for the co-operation of the artistes, record companies music publishers, and of course to Peely and his producer John Walters.

© 1991 BBC Enterprises Ltd.
℗ 1991 Strange Fruit Records

Manufactured in Great Britain

On labels:
By arrangement with BBC Enterprises Ltd.
A: © BBC 1989.
B1, B2: © BBC 1990.
Made in England

Printing disrecpancies:
'Woolley' in the writing credits on the A-side label appears as 'Wooley' on the rear cover.
Cat# on rear cover and spine: SFRLP 118
Cat# on labels: SFRLP118

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 017644 211810
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): SFRLP118-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): SFRLP118-2
  • Matrix / Runout (A, etched): SFR LP 118 A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (B, etched): SFRLP 118 B-1

Other Versions (5 of 8) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
SFRCD118, SFRCD 118 The Orb Peel Sessions(CD, Comp) Strange Fruit, Strange Fruit SFRCD118, SFRCD 118 UK 1991 Sell This Version
DEI8119-4 The Orb Peel Sessions(Cass) Strange Fruit DEI8119-4 1991 Sell This Version
PMT 002 The Orb Peel Sessions(CD, Unofficial) Not On Label (PMT Series) PMT 002 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
DEI8119-2 The Orb Peel Sessions(CD, Album) Dutch East India Trading DEI8119-2 US 1991 Sell This Version
SFRMC 118 The Orb Peel Sessions(Cass) Strange Fruit SFRMC 118 UK 1991 Sell This Version