Magma (6), Christian Vander ‎– Merci

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Jaro ‎– JARO 4120
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A1 I Must Return
Arranged By – Christian VanderArranged By [Horns] – C. Vander*, Simon GoubertBacking Vocals – Guy Khalifa, Liza Deluxe*, Maria Popkiewicz, Stella VanderBass – Marc EliardDrums, Percussion – François LaizeauHandclaps – François Kokelaere, Magma (6), Zaka Percussions*Lead Vocals – Guy Khalifa, Klaus Blasquiz, Stella VanderLyrics By – C. Vander*, Julie Dassin, Ricky Dassin*Music By – Christian VanderPiano [Acoustic], Vocals – Christian VanderSynthesizer – Benoît WidemannTrombone – Denis Leloup, Jérome Naulay*Trumpet – Christian Martinez, Philippe Slominski
6:32
A2 Eliphas Levi
Arranged By – C. Vander*Flute – Guy KhalifaMusic By, Lyrics By – Rene Garber*Percussion – Steve ShehanPiano [Acoustic], Percussion, Piano [Rhodes] – Christian VanderPiano [Rhodes] – Michel GraillierVocals – Christian Vander, Guy Khalifa, Liza Deluxe*, Stella Vander
11:15
A3 The Night We Died
Arranged By [Vocals] – C. Vander*, G. Khalifa*, S. Vander*Music By, Lyrics By – Christian VanderPiano [Acoustic], Celesta – Christian VanderVocals – Christian Vander, Guy Khalifa, Liza Deluxe*, Stella Vander
3:40
B1 Call From The Dark (Ooh Ooh Baby)
Arranged By – C. Vander*Arranged By [Horns] – C. Vander*, Simon GoubertBacking Vocals – Alex Ferrand, Demis Visvikis, Guy Khalifa, Stella VanderDrum Programming [Linn Drum Programming] – Christian Vander, François LaizeauLead Vocals – Guy Khalifa, Stella VanderLyrics By – Julie Dassin, Ricky Dassin*Music By – Christian VanderSaxophone – Michel GoldbergSynthesizer – Benoît WidemannTrumpet – Christian Martinez, Philippe SlominskiVocals, Synthesizer – Christian Vander
7:20
B2 Do The Music
Arranged By – C. Vander*Arranged By [Horns] – C. Vander*, Simon GoubertBacking Vocals – Christian Vander, Guy KhalifaDrums – François LaizeauGuitar – Jean Luc Chevalier*Lead Vocals – Christian Vander, Guy KhalifaMusic By, Lyrics By – Christian VanderPiano [Rhodes] – Christian VanderSaxophone – Paul Bayle*Soprano Saxophone – Arrigo Lorenzi, Michel GoldbergSynthesizer – Benoît Widemann, Patrick Gauthier, Simon GoubertTrombone – Denis LeloupTrumpet – Philippe SlominskiVocals – Alex Ferrand, Stella Vander
4:25
B3 Otis
Arranged By – Christian VanderBacking Vocals – Guy Khalifa, Liza Deluxe*, Stella VanderBass – Marc EliardDrums – François LaizeauLead Vocals, Piano [Rhodes] – Christian VanderMusic By, Lyrics By – Christian VanderPiano [Rhodes] – Jean-Pierre FouqueyPiano [Rhodes], Flute – Guy KhalifaSaxophone – Michel Gaucher, Robin KenyattaSynthesizer – Benoît Widemann, Christian VanderTrombone – Christian GuizienTrumpet – Freddy Opsepian*
5:20
B4 Otis (Ending) 1:32

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Sleeve artwork is orientated with opening at top, spine at bottom.
Issued with a lyrics and credits insert (Magma logo printed black on white), opening at middle to double size.
Another version of this release exists: The Magma logo on front of insert printed white on black (see Merci ).
Recorded between June 1982 and October 1984 at Studio Davout Paris-France.

Backcover:
EfA 08-4120.
p & c 1984 JARO: Alexanderstr. 9 A: D-2800 Bremen 1: Eine Dimension der EfA -
Medienarbeit: Manufactured in W-Germany.

Labels:
℗ © Verlag JARO Ulrich Balss.

The piano solo on track A2 is the original piano solo created by Mc Coy Tyner
in John Coltrane's first version of "My Favourite Things", here played by Christian Vander.

The A-side ends in a locked groove.
The B-side has "side 1" on center label (A-side has "side A").
On the French LP-version A- and B-sides are contrary to this version.
CD reissues are starting with B-side tracks from this version, followed by A-side tracks.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A-side, etched): T 4120 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B-side, etched): T 4120 1
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A-side, stamped): WK 30.381-A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B-side, stamped): WK 30.381-B
  • Label Code: LC 8648
  • Rights Society: GEMA

Other Versions (5 of 13) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
REX III LC Magma (6) - Christian Vander Magma (6) - Christian Vander - Merci(CD, Album) Seventh Records REX III LC France 1987 Sell This Version
REX III, REX 3 Magma (6) - Christian Vander Magma (6) - Christian Vander - Merci(CD, Album, RE) Seventh Records, Seventh Records REX III, REX 3 France 2004 Sell This Version
REX III, REX III LC Magma (6) - Christian Vander Magma (6) - Christian Vander - Merci(CD, Album, RE) Seventh Records, Seventh Records REX III, REX III LC France 1988 Sell This Version
JARO 4120 Magma (6), Christian Vander Magma (6), Christian Vander - Merci(LP, Album) Jaro JARO 4120 Germany 1984 Sell This Version
SJMD-3 Magma (6) - Christian Vander Magma (6) - Christian Vander - Merci(CD, Album, RE, RM) Seventh Japan SJMD-3 Japan 2009 Sell This Version

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tomerikloe

tomerikloe

January 11, 2020

and infact a completely differnt mix than any of the other LP and CD Pressings around
it is the version to get, as it lacks the big 80 sound, and sound a little more like Magma should sound like, dont hesitate getting this version !