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|A1||–Robert Wyatt||Yesterday Man
Alto Saxophone, Tenor Saxophone – Gary WindoBass – John GreavesDrums, Keyboards, Vocals – Robert WyattEngineer – Dick Palmer*Producer – Nick MasonTrumpet – Mongezi FezaWritten-By – Chris Andrews (3)
|A2||–Mike Oldfield||Don Alfonso
Drums – Chris CutlerLead Vocals, Harmony Vocals, Accordion [Piano Accordion] – David BedfordPercussion [Wine Bottles] – Kevin AyersProducer [Produced] – Mike OldfieldRhythm Guitar, Bass Guitar, Lead Guitar – Mike OldfieldWritten-By – Trad.*
|A3||–Ivor Cutler||Go And Sit Upon The Grass
Engineer – David VorhausHarmonium, Vocals – Ivor CutlerWritten-By – Cutler*
Engineer – Steve Taylor*Organ, Synthesizer [Synthi], Celesta [Celeste] – Peter BaumannSynthesizer [Moog, VCS3], Organ – Chris Franke*Synthesizer [VCS3], Mellotron, Organ, Grand Piano [Prepared Grand Piano] – Edgar FroeseWritten-By – Franke*, Froese*, Baumann*
|B1||–Kevin Coyne||Marjory Razorblade
Bass – Tony CousinsDrums – Terry SladeElectric Piano – Tim PennEngineer [Manor Mobile] – Michael GlossopGuitar – Gordon Smith (3)Tenor Saxophone – Rick DoddVocals – Kevin CoyneWritten-By – G. Smith*, K. Coyne*
|B2||–Kevin Coyne||Looking For The River
Electric Piano – Kevin CoyneEngineer – Michael GlossopWritten-By – K. Coyne*
|B3||–Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band||Mirror Man
Bass – Paul UhrigDrums – Ty GrimesEngineer – Phil NewellKeyboards – Michael Smotherman*Lead Guitar – Dean SmithProducer [Produced By] – Andy Di MartinoRhythm Guitar – Fuzzy FuscaldoVocals, Harmonica [Harp] – Captain BeefheartWritten-By – Don Van Vliet
|B4||–Captain Beefheart And The Magic Band||Upon The My-O-My
Bass – Paul UhrigDrums – Ty GrimesEngineer – Phil NewellKeyboards – Michael Smotherman*Lead Guitar – Dean SmithProducer [Produced By] – Andy Di MartinoRhythm Guitar – Fuzzy FuscaldoVocals, Harmonica [Harp] – Captain BeefheartWritten-By – Andy Di Martino, Don Van Vliet
|C1||–Slapp Happy||Extract From The Messiah
Bass Guitar – John GreavesDrums [Drums Etc.] – Chris CutlerEngineer – Simon HeyworthGuitar, Lead Guitar, Soloist [Solo] – Peter BlegvadProducer [Produced] – Henry Cow, Simon Heyworth, Slapp HappyVoice – Dagmar*Written-By – Handel*, Blegvad*
|C2||–Henry Cow||A Worm Is At Work
Bass – John GreavesClarinet [Caucasian Clarinet] – Tim HodgkinsonDrums [Drums Etc.] – Chris CutlerEngineer – Simon HeyworthPiano – Anthony MooreProducer [Produced] – Henry Cow, Simon Heyworth, Slapp HappyViolin – Fred FrithVoice – Dagmar*Written-By – Moore*, Blegvad*
|C3||–Tom Newman (2)||Sad Sing
Producer [Produced By] – Jon Field, Tom Newman (2)Rhythm Guitar [6 String Acoustic], Lead Guitar [Twiddly Bits] – Mike OldfieldRhythm Guitar [Double Speed], Performer [Guitar Cases, Banging Mikes], Bass Drum, Mandolin [Mandolin Guitars] – Tom Newman (2)Whistle [Penny Whistle] – Jon FieldWritten-By – Tom Newman (2)
|C4||–Tom Newman (2)||Super Man
Bass Guitar – John VarnomDrums – Hughie FlintElectric Guitar – Fred FrithPiano – Mike StoreyProducer [Produced By] – Jon Field, Tom Newman (2)Saxophone – Jon Field, Lol CoxhillSlide Guitar – Neil InnesVoice – Tom Newman (2)Written-By – Ned Callan
Acoustic Guitar – Del RichardsonBaritone Saxophone – Peter Van Der Puije*Engineer – Phil BecqueOrgan [Lowrey Organ], Bass – Jean RousselOrgan [Lowrey Organ], Piano – Robert BaileyPercussion – Chili CharlesProducer [Produced By] – Chili CharlesTenor Saxophone – George LarnyohTrumpet – Eddie QuansahWritten-By – C. Charles*
|C6||–Jabula||Baile (They Are Gone)
Alto Saxophone – Dudu PukwanaBaritone Saxophone – Peter Van Der Puije*Bass Guitar, Backing Vocals – Mogotsi MothleCongas, Backing Vocals – Willy Cheetham*Drums [African Drums], Percussion – Sebothane Bahula*Drums, Percussion – Graham MorganEngineer – Michael GlossopGuitar, Percussion – Madumetja Ranku*Lead Vocals – Vicky Busisiwe Mhlongo*Lyrics By – S. Bahula*Music By – M. Ranku*Producer [Produced By] – Dave BloxhamSoloist, Tenor Vocals – Ken EleyTenor Saxophone, Flute – George LarnyohTrumpet – Eddie Quansah
|D1||–Clear Light Symphony*||Extract From Part 1
Bass – Martin IsaacsDrums, Vibraphone, Percussion – Gilbert ArtmanElectric Guitar – Christian Boule*Engineer – Simon HeyworthGrand Piano, Organ, Mellotron, Gong – Cyrille VerdeauxProducer [Produced By], Mixed By – Cyrille Verdeaux, Simon HeyworthWritten-By – Cyrille Verdeaux
|D2||–Hatfield And The North||Your Majesty Is Like A Cream Donut, Incorporating Oh What A Lonely Lifetime
Bass Guitar, Vocals [Singing] – Richard SinclairDrums – Pip PyleEngineer [Engineered By] – Dave Rufel*Guitar – Phil MillerKeyboards – Dave StewartProducer [Produced By] – Hatfield And The NorthVocals – The NorthettesWritten-By [Oh What A Lonely Lifetime] – Richard SinclairWritten-By [Your Majesty Is Like A Cream Donut] – Dave Stewart
|D3||–White Noise II*||White Noise II [Extract]
Synthesizer [Kaleidophone Synthesizer] – David VorhausWritten By – David Vorhaus
Bass – Mike HowlettEngineer – Simon HeyworthGuitar, Voice – Stevie Hillside*Organ – Dave StewartPercussion – Pierre Moerlin*Saxophone – Didier MalherbeSynthesizer – Tim BlakeVoice [Youyou Voice] – Bambaloni YoniWritten-By – Steve Hillage
- Phonographic Copyright (p) – Virgin Records Ltd.
- Recorded At – Kaleidophon Studios
- Recorded At – The Manor
- Recorded At – Saturn Sound, Worthing
- Recorded At – Theatre Royal, Drury Lane
- Recorded At – Manor Mobile
- Recorded At – CBS Studios, London
- Printed By – Shorewood Packaging Co. Ltd.
- Pressed By – EMI Records Ltd.
Retouching at Michael Mann Studio
Sleeve: Shorepak - Shorewood Packaging Co., Ltd., England
℗1975 Virgin Records Ltd. 2/4 Vernon Yard, London W11
Contains tracks, extracts, bonus-work & session material [as listed & credited] relating to artist's works, as follows:
A1: Recorded at CBS, October 1974.
Other records: "Rock Bottom" (V2017); "I'm A Believer"/"Memories" (VS114).
A2: Recorded at The Manor, October 1974.
Other records: "Tubular Bells" (V2001); "Hergest Ridge" (V2013); "Mike Oldfield's Single"/"Froggy Went-A-Courting" (VS101).
A3: Recorded at Kaleidophon Studios, November 1974.
Not available on "Dandruff" (V2021).
A4: Recorded at CBS Studios, June 1974.
Part of the soundtrack for the Chichester Festival production of Sophocles' Oedipus Tyrannus.
Other record 'Phaedra'.
B1: This version recorded live by Manor Mobile at Hyde Park open-air concert, June 1974.
The accapella track was on the 1973 double album, forming part of "The Marjory Razorblade Suite".
B2: Recorded at The Manor Studios, Oxfordshire, June 1974.
Records are: "Marjory Razorblade" double (VD2501); "Blame It On The Night" (V2012); "Lovesick Fool"/"Sea Of Love" (VS104).
B3 & B4: Recorded at Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, London, June 1974.
These 2 live tracks later appeared in 2006 on the concert CD "Live London '74".
Other records: "Unconditionally Guaranteed" (V2015); "Bluejeans & Moonbeams" (V2023) .
C1 & C2: Recorded at The Manor November 1974. From "Desperate Straights", to be released 21 February 1975 (V2024).
C1: Other record "Slapp Happy" (V2014).
C2: Other records "Legend" (V2005); "Unrest" (V2011).
C3 & C4: From "Fine Old Tom", to be released 14 February 1975.
C5: Recorded at The Manor, September 1974. Mixed at Nova.
From "Quickstep", to be released 28 March 1975 (V2028).
Other record "Busy Corner" (V2009).
C6: Recorded at The Manor, September 1974.
From "Jabula" (CA2004) released February 1975.
D1: Recorded at The Manor. From "Clear Light Symphony", to be released 28 February 1975.
(Will also feature Tim Blake, Steve Hillage & Didier Malherbe)
D2: Recorded at Saturn Sound, Worthing October 1974.
This track is to be re-recorded, to appear (in a different version) on the new album (V2030), to be released 7 March 1975.
Other records "Hatfield & The North" (V2008); "Let's Eat (Real Soon)"/"Fitter Stroke Has A Bath" (VS116).
D3: Recorded at Kaleidophon Studios.
An extract from "White Noise II", to be released 4 April 1975.
D4: Recorded at The Manor, September 1974.
A track from sessions for a forthcoming Steve Hillage album (V2031), to be released April 1975.
(This track will not be included on that album).
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Matrix / Runout (A-side label): VD 253 A
- Matrix / Runout (B-side label): VD 253 B
- Matrix / Runout (C-side label): VD 254 A
- Matrix / Runout (D-side label): VD 254 B
- Matrix / Runout (A-side run-out, stamped): VD 253 A-1U
- Matrix / Runout (A-side run-out, hand-etched): PN
- Matrix / Runout (B-side run-out, stamped): VD 253 B-1U
- Matrix / Runout (B-side run-out, hand-etched): JUMBO
- Matrix / Runout (C-side run-out, stamped): VD 254 A-2U
- Matrix / Runout (D-side run-out, stamped): VD 254 B-1U
Other Versions (5 of 8) View All
|940.801 / 940.802||Various||V (2xLP, Comp)||Virgin||940.801 / 940.802||France||1975||Sell This Version|
|ORL 8309/8310||Various||V (2xLP, RE, Smplr)||Virgin||ORL 8309/8310||Italy||1979||Sell This Version|
|TCVD 2502||Various||V (Cass, Smplr)||Virgin||TCVD 2502||UK||1975||Sell This Version|
|88 588 XBT||Various||V (2xLP, Smplr)||Virgin||88 588 XBT||Germany||1975||Sell This Version|
|2 LP 5518/5519, VD 2502||Various||V (2xLP, Smplr)||PGP RTB, Virgin||2 LP 5518/5519, VD 2502||Yugoslavia||1975||Sell This Version|