Thomas Dolby ‎– Retrospectacle (The Best Of Thomas Dolby)

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Capitol Records ‎– CDP 7243 8 27642 2 9
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1 Europa And The Pirate Twins
Backing Vocals – Les ChappellBass Guitar – Mark Heyward-ChaplinDrums – Justin HildrethGuitar – Keith ArmstrongHarmonica – Andy PartridgePercussion [Electronic], Computer [Wave], Synthesizer, Vocals, Backing Vocals – Thomas Dolby
3:20
2 Urges
Drums – Andy PartridgeKeyboards, Vocals – Thomas Dolby
3:40
3 Leipzig
Drums – Andy PartridgeKeyboards, Vocals – Thomas DolbyViolin – Tim Kerr (2)
3:54
4 Windpower
Computer [Wave], Drum Programming, Vocals – Thomas DolbyPerformer [Leadline Brass], Flute – Simon LloydVoice [Shipping Forecast] – John Marsh
4:19
5 Airwaves (7'' Version)
Backing Vocals – Bruce WoolleyBass Guitar – Mark Heyward-ChaplinDrums – Justin HildrethGuitar – Kevin ArmstrongSynthesizer, Piano, Vocals – Thomas Dolby
3:36
6 She Blinded Me With Science
Backing Vocals – Matt Lange, Miriam StockleyBass [Moog Bass] – Matthew SeligmanDrum Programming, Computer [Wave], Vocals – Thomas DolbyGuitar – Kevin ArmstrongViolin – Simon HouseVoice [Voiceover] – Dr. Magnus Pyke*
3:41
7 One Of Our Submarines
Bass [Moog Bass] – Matthew SeligmanDrum Programming, Computer [Wave], Vocals – Thomas DolbyGuitar, Backing Vocals – Kevin Armstrong
5:08
8 Screen Kiss
Bass – Matthew SeligmanGuitar, Backing Vocals – Kevin Armstrong, Lesley FairbairnPercussion, Electronic Drums [Computer Drums] – Cliff Brigden*Piano, Effects, Vocals – Thomas Dolby
5:29
9 Hyperactive!
Backing Vocals – Adele BerteiDrums [Drum Samples] – Justin HildrethGuitar, Backing Vocals – Kevin ArmstrongPercussion [Tins And Thundersheets] – Matthew SaltPiano, Effects, Vocals – Thomas DolbyTrombone – Peter Thomas
4:13
10 I Scare Myself
Bass – Matthew SeligmanGuitar, Backing Vocals – Lesley FairbairnGuitar, Trumpet, Backing Vocals – Kevin ArmstrongPercussion, Electronic Drums [Computer Drums] – Cliff Brigden*Piano, Effects, Vocals – Thomas DolbyTrombone – Peter Thomas
5:41
11 The Flat Earth
Backing Vocals – Adele BerteiBass – Matthew SeligmanGuitar, Backing Vocals – Kevin Armstrong, Lesley FairbairnPercussion, Electronic Drums [Computer Drums] – Cliff Brigden*Piano, Effects, Vocals – Thomas Dolby
6:35
12 Pulp Culture
Backing Vocals – Rose Banks StoneBass – Terry JacksonCongas – Arno LucasDrums – David OwensGuitar – Larry TreadwellSynthesizer – Mike KapitanVocals, Keyboards – Thomas DolbyVocals, Percussion – Laura Creamer
5:36
13 Budapest By Blimp
Bass – Terry JacksonDrums – David OwensGuitar – Larry TreadwellGuitar, Backing Vocals – Lesley FairbairnPerformer [Hungarian Aria] – Csilla KecskesiSynthesizer – Mike KapitanVocals, Keyboards – Thomas DolbyVocals, Percussion – Laura Creamer
8:40
14 Cruel
Bass [Fretless] – Matthew SeligmanVocals [Guest] – Eddi ReaderVocals, Keyboards – Thomas Dolby
3:09
15 Close But No Cigar
Backing Vocals – Jill ColucciBass – Matthew SeligmanGuitar – Eddie Van Halen, Larry TreadwellVocals, Keyboards – Thomas DolbyVoice [Commentator] – Mike Kapitan
4:27
16 I Love You Goodbye
Accordion [Cajun], Backing Vocals – Wayne ToupsBacking Vocals – Cynthia Moliere, Suzanne Malline, Teresita AlsanderBanjo [Cajun], Backing Vocals – Al TharpBass – Terry JacksonFiddle [Cajun], Backing Vocals – Michael DoucetGuitar – Larry TreadwellVocals, Piano, Keyboards – Thomas Dolby
5:58

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Promo sticker on the front cover and promo silk screen on the disc.

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  • Barcode (As Printed): 7 2438-27642-2 9

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
CDP 7243 8 27642 2 9 Thomas Dolby Retrospectacle (The Best Of Thomas Dolby)(CD, Comp) Capitol Records CDP 7243 8 27642 2 9 US 1994 Sell This Version
CDEMC 3659, 7243 8 27642 2 9, 8276422 Thomas Dolby Retrospectacle The Best Of Thomas Dolby(CD, Comp, RM) EMI, EMI, EMI CDEMC 3659, 7243 8 27642 2 9, 8276422 Australia 1994 Sell This Version
none Thomas Dolby The Best Of Thomas Dolby Retrospectacle(CD, Comp, RE, RM, Unofficial) CD Media Records none Russia 1997 Sell This Version
7243 8 27642 2 9 Thomas Dolby Retrospectacle (The Best Of Thomas Dolby)(CD, Comp) EMI Records 7243 8 27642 2 9 Canada 1994 Sell This Version
CDEMC 3659, 7243 8 27642 2 9 Thomas Dolby The Best Of Thomas Dolby Retrospectacle(CD, Comp, RM) EMI, EMI CDEMC 3659, 7243 8 27642 2 9 UK 1994 Sell This Version

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