Various ‎– Histories And Mysteries Of Planet Gong

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Voiceprint ‎– VP279CD
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2 × CD, Album, Remastered
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Volume 1
1-1 Gong Gong Concert Intro
Composed By – Daevid Allen
3:55
1-2 Daevid Allen Captain Shaw 1:13
1-3 Soft Machine Love Makes Sweet Music
Performer – Daevid Allen, Kevin Ayers, Mike Ratledge, Robert Wyatt
1:05
1-4 No Artist Riot 1971
Voice – Sean Murphy
1:40
1-5 Gong Radio Gnome Premix 2:40
1-6 Gong Pothead Pixies
Vocals [French Voice] – Christian Tritsch
1:22
1-7 John Peel Line Up 0:39
1-8 Gong With Kevin Ayers Clarence In Wonderland
Saxophone – Bloomdido Bad De Grass
4:35
1-9 Soft Machine Soft Machine Radio Interview 3:22
1-10 Mother Gong Catspin
Bass – Conrad HendersonDrums – Rob George*Guitar, Synthesizer – Harry WilliamsonSaxophone – Rob Calvert*Vocals – Gilli Smyth
1:55
1-11.a No Artist French Radio Introduction 1:57
1-11.b Gong Gong Poem
Written-By – Daevid Allen
2:05
1-12 Daevid Allen Moonfield 5:45
1-13 Daevid Allen Where Have All The Flowers Gone 5:39
1-14 The Magick Brothers Herbacious Border
Guitar – Daevid AllenViolin – Graham ClarkVocals, Keyboards – Mark Robson
3:55
1-15 Mother Gong Thirteen Eight
Bass – Hugh HopperFlute – Didier*Guitar – Jan Emeric*Guitar, Vocals – Harry*Percussion – Guy EvansVocals – Claire*
3:25
1-16 Daevid Allen Oo La La
Composed By – Daevid*
3:25
1-17 Daevid Allen Deya Goddess 8:27
Volume 2
2-1 Daevid Allen Radio Brainwave 1:40
2-2 Mother Gong Chinese Puzzle
Adapted By [Developed Further] – Gilli*, Harry*Written-By – Dane Kranenburgh*
3:33
2-3 Daevid Allen Afraid
Piano – Elizabeth Middleton
1:44
2-4 Gong Hypnotize You 3:12
2-5 Mother Gong Gliss U Well
Written-By – Didier*, Harry*, Jan Emeric*
1:12
2-6 Daevid Allen Radio Oversoul 0:52
2-7 Planet Gong (2) Opium For The People 4:19
2-8 Gong Dreaming It
Bass Guitar – Christian TritschDrums – Rachid HouariSaxophone – Didier MalherbeVocals – Daevid AllenVocals [Spacewhisper] – Gilli Smyth
5:32
2-9 Anthony Phillips & Harry Williamson Auburn Mary
Flute – Didier MalherbeGuitar – Ant*, Harry*Narrator – Gilli SmythVocals – Claire Smith (3), Tasmin Smyth
3:05
2-10 Daevid Allen Are You Ready? 3:29
2-11 Lady June Hypothetical
Keyboards – Harry WilliamsonPerformer – Daevid Allen, Gerry Fitzgerald*, Gilli Smyth, Lol Coxhill
3:47
2-12 Mother Gong Crazy Town 3:15
2-13 Tom The Poet & Gilli Smyth Muruoa
Producer – Harry Williamson
0:45
2-14 Mother Gong Red Alert
Bass – Dane Kranenburgh*Drums – Guy EvansGuitar, Guitar [Gliss] – Harry WilliamsonKeyboards – Mo VicarageSaxophone, Piccolo Flute – Didier*Voice – Gilli*
3:48
2-15 Invisible Opera Company Of Tibet Chernobyl Rain
Bass – Dougie*Drums – Neil Carney*Guitar [Gliss] – Daevid AllenPiano, Other [Boiler], Recorded By – Harry WilliamsonSongwriter [Song By], Guitar, Voice – Russell Hibbs
3:33
2-16 Daevid Allen Water
Acoustic Guitar, Backing Vocals – John HowleyVocals [Sung By] – Daevid*
7:09
2-17 Shayamal Maitra* And Harry Williamson Jaminji
Guitar, Synthesizer [Synths] – Harry WilliamsonTabla [Tablas] – Shayamal Maitra*
6:59
2-18 Gong With Tom The Poet Hanging Future 5:15
2-19 Daevid Allen Heart Song
Acoustic Guitar, Vocals – Daevid AllenBouzouki [Szazz] – Sean BowleyChoir – Bee Williamson, Elizabeth Van Dort, Melody JamesPercussion – Harry Williamson, Russell Hibbs
6:55

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"A wide selection of recordings of historical Gong dramas, or little pieces from here and there, or live gigs, found in obscurity or plucked from the vast library of Gong related events"

© Voiceprint 2004 ℗ Voiceprint 2004
Made in England

Re-mastered at Spring Studio, Melbourne.

No artists are credited in the cover track list but are extracted from the booklet notes for each track.

This release is an expanded and reworked version (many new songs, others left out) of this Gong release : The Mystery And The History Of The Planet Gong

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 604388312122
  • Mastering SID Code (CD 1, CD 2): IFPI LP76
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 1): KEY VP279CD
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 2): KEY VP279CD-2

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