Mike Oldfield ‎– Tubular Bells

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Virgin ‎– QV 2001
Vinyl, LP, Album, Quadraphonic
28 Jul 1975
Rock, Classical, Folk, World, & Country
Folk Rock, Modern Classical, Prog Rock, Classic Rock


A Tubular Bells (Side One)
Bass [String Basses] – Lindsay Cooper (2)Chorus [Girlie Chorus] – Mundy Ellis, Sally OldfieldChorus [Nasal Chorus] – Nasal ChoirFlute – Jon FieldGrand Piano, Glockenspiel [Glokenspiel], Organ [Farfisa], Bass Guitar, Electric Guitar, Guitar [Speed], Organ [Taped Motor Drive Amplified Organ Chord], Guitar [Mandolin-like], Guitar [Fuzz], Percussion [Assorted], Acoustic Guitar, Flageolet, Piano [Honky Tonk], Organ [Lowrey], Tubular Bells – Mike OldfieldMC [Master Of Ceremonies] – Viv Stanshall*
B Tubular Bells (Side Two)
Chorus [Bootleg Chorus] – Manor ChoirChorus [Girlie Chorus] – Mundy Ellis, Sally OldfieldDrums – Steve BroughtonElectric Guitar, Organ [Farfisa], Bass Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Piano, Electric Guitar [Speed Elec. Guitars], Organ [Lowrey], Timpani [Concert Tympani], Guitar [Guitars Sounding Like Bagpipes], Performer [Piltdown Man], Organ [Hammond], Guitar [Spanish], Chorus [Moribund], Conductor [Manor Choir] – Mike Oldfield

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Quadrophonic version features a model plane noise added.

Sticker on front reading:
"For People With Four Ears
A Quadrophonic Recording
At No Extra Cost"

Comes with a black inner sleeve, with virgin logos.

Recorded at: The Manor / Autumn 1972 Spring 1973.

Steve Broughton (Courtesy Harvest.)

"S.Q. Quadrophonic Recording Store In Four Dry Places."

"Can also be played on mono/stereo equipment at a pinch."

"This Quadrophonic record cannot be played on old tin boxes no matter what they are fitted with.
If you are in the possession of such equipment, please hand it into the nearest police station."

℗ 1973 Virgin Records.

Made in England.

Roger Dean colour label, with copyright text.

Tracks are listed as SIDE 1 and SIDE 2 on the cover, followed by the relevant instruments and guest musician lists. On this version the tracks are simply credited as Side One and Side Two on the labels.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A stamped): QV 2001 A - 1U ஃ [sideways:] P A 2
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B stamped): QV 2001 B - 3U [sideways:] R A 2

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£20.00 + shipping
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