Visage ‎– Visage

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1 Fade To Grey
Written-By – Currie*, Payne*, Ure*
3:51
2 Damned Don't Cry
Written-By – Currie*, Formula*, Ure*, Egan*, Strange*
3:57
3 Love Glove
Written-By – Visage
4:48
4 Mind Of A Toy
Written-By – Currie*, Formula*, McGeoch*, Ure*, Egan*, Strange*
3:34
5 Der Amboss
Written-By – Visage
5:39
6 Questions
Written-By – Visage
6:13
7 Visage
Written-By – Currie*, Formula*, McGeoch*, Ure*, Egan*, Strange*
3:49
8 The Promise
Written-By – Visage
4:02
9 In The Year 2525
Remix – John HudsonWritten-By – Evans*
3:42
10 The Anvil
Written-By – Currie*, Formula*, Ure*, Egan*, Strange*
4:29
11 Beat Boy
Written-By – Visage
6:49
12 The Steps (Instrumental)
Written-By – Currie*, Formula*, McGeoch*, Ure*, Egan*, Strange*
3:14
13 We Move (Remix)
Written-By – Currie*, Formula*, McGeoch*, Ure*, Egan*, Strange*
3:47
14 Only The Good Die Young
Written-By – Visage
6:01
15 Motivation (Instrumental) 5:48
16 Blocks On Blocks
Written-By – Currie*, Formula*, McGeoch*, Ure*, Egan*, Strange*
3:49

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Erratum:-
Track 15 is not the Visage track "Motivation" but another similarly named track by a (currently) unknown artist.
Taken directly from the autobiography "Blitzed!," by Steve Strange: -
"Motivation (a dance track added in error - definitely not the Visage song!)"

This compilation
℗ 1997 PolyGram International Music BV.

Liner notes © John Tracy, London 1997

The album has been released by PolyGram International, IM/O Catalogue Department: Matthieau Lauriot Prèvost, Jackie Tracy, Matthew Tilley.
Compiled by John Tracy - Oracle Music.

companies:
1 - ℗1980 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Island Music Ltd/Performance Music Ltd/Mood Music Ltd
2, 10, 15 - ℗1982 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Metropolis/Warner Brod Music Ltd/Mood Music Ltd/Hot Food Music
3, 6, 8, 14 - ℗1984 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Metropolis/Warner Brod Music Ltd
4, 7 - ℗1980 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Island Music Ltd/Virgin Music Pubs Ltd/Mood Music Ltd/Warner Brod Music Ltd
5 - ℗1983 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Warner Brod Music Ltd/Metropolis/Mood Music/Hot Food Music
9 - ℗1983 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/ATV Music Ltd
11 - ℗1984 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Copyright Control
12 - ℗1984 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Island Music Ltd/Virgin Music Pubs Ltd/Copyright Control
13 - ℗1982 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Island Music Ltd/Virgin Music Pubs Ltd/Mood Music Ltd/Warner Brod Music Ltd
16 - ℗1980 PolyGram Records Inc, New York/Island Music Ltd/Virgin Music Pubs Ltd

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 7 31453 79042 1
  • Barcode (Scanned): 731453790421
  • Matrix / Runout: 537 904-2 01 +
  • Rights Society: BIEM MCPS
  • Label Code: LC 0309
  • Other (Distribution Code): PY 899

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raydium

raydium

June 9, 2010
edited over 2 years ago

"Motivation" sounds like a late 70s/early 80s jazzfunk track. It sounds like Shakatak/Level 42/Kool + Gang with funky slap bass. It is definitely not the Visage instrumental of the same name! I have been unable to determine who the original group is. The sole lyric to the misplaced song actually is "motivation" so the mixup makes a little sense, at least.

The master used for "Der Amboss" sounds like it was taken from the mixed version of "The Singles Collection" as released on cassette and LP, since the segues are noticeable in the intro/outro fades on the cut. The version of "Der Amboss" on the Beat Boy remaster by Cherry pop sources the original master for the song and no cross fades are present.