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real to real cacophony: lp (reissue)

tracks
A1. Real To Real(2:47)
A2. Naked Eye(2:21)
A3. Citizen (Dance Of Youth)(2:53)
A4. Carnival (Shelter In A Suitcase)(2:49)
A5. Factory(4:13)
A6. Cacophony(1:40)
A7. Veldt(3:29)
B1. Premonition(5:29)
B2. Changeling(4:11)
B3. Film Theme(2:27)
B4. Calling Your Name(5:05)
B5. Scar(3:31)




catalogue
Virgin V 2446
V2246 A1 TOWNHOUSE // V2246 B1 TOWNHOUSE



format
LP with green and red labels with black and white inner sleeve in colour picture sleeve.


release date
September 1982


additional information
The reissue dispensed with the original dyed and textured Zoom Arista outer sleeve, instead replacing it with a new glossy design which was a brighter shade of blue. The inner sleeve was retained. The original blue labels were replaced by Virgin's red-and-green generic design.








real to real cacophony: mc (reissue)

tracks
1-1. Real To Real(2:47)
1-2. Naked Eye(2:21)
1-3. Citizen (Dance Of Youth)(2:53)
1-4. Carnival (Shelter In A Suitcase)(2:49)
1-5. Factory(4:13)
1-6. Cacophony(1:40)
1-7. Veldt(3:29)
2-1. Premonition(5:29)
2-2. Changeling(4:11)
2-3. Film Theme(2:27)
2-4. Calling Your Name(5:05)
2-5. Scar(3:31)




catalogue
Virgin TCV 2246


format
White cassette with black type in cassette case with picture sleeve insert.


release date
September 1982


credits
All compositions published by EMI Publishing Ltd
Lyrics: Kerr
Music: Simple Minds
Arrangements: John Leckie and Simple Minds
Recorded and mixed by John Leckie


additional information
The cassette reissue was a simple reprinting of the original Zoom Arista cassette with the catalogue number and record company logos changed. The sleeve itself was also a brighter blue to match the reissued LP.








real to real cacophony: lp (budget reissue)

tracks
A1. Real To Real(2:47)
A2. Naked Eye(2:21)
A3. Citizen (Dance Of Youth)(2:53)
A4. Carnival (Shelter In A Suitcase)(2:49)
A5. Factory(4:13)
A6. Cacophony(1:40)
A7. Veldt(3:29)
B1. Premonition(5:29)
B2. Changeling(4:11)
B3. Film Theme(2:27)
B4. Calling Your Name(5:05)
B5. Scar(3:31)




catalogue
Virgin OVED 124
V2246 A1 OVED 124 A-1 TOWNHOUSE // V2246 B1 OVED 124 B-1U-1-3 TOWNHOUSE



format
LP with green and red labels in colour picture sleeve.


release date
October 1985


additional information
This budget reissue used the same glossy blue sleeve as the first Virgin pressing. The LPs themselves were the same pressing, with the original catalogue number crossed out and the new catalogue number added; the labels were of generic Virgin design. The original picture inner sleeve wasn't reproduced; a plain white sleeve was used instead.








real to real cacophony: mc (budget reissue)

tracks
1-1. Real To Real(2:47)
1-2. Naked Eye(2:21)
1-3. Citizen (Dance Of Youth)(2:53)
1-4. Carnival (Shelter In A Suitcase)(2:49)
1-5. Factory(4:13)
1-6. Cacophony(1:40)
1-7. Veldt(3:29)
2-1. Premonition(5:29)
2-2. Changeling(4:11)
2-3. Film Theme(2:27)
2-4. Calling Your Name(5:05)
2-5. Scar(3:31)




catalogue
Virgin OVEDC 124


format
White cassette with black type in cassette case with picture sleeve insert.


release date
October 1985


credits
All compositions published by EMI Publishing Ltd
Lyrics: Kerr
Music: Simple Minds
Arrangements: John Leckie and Simple Minds
Recorded and mixed by John Leckie


additional information
The cassette was simply a reissue of the original Virgin pressing with the same minimal shiny blue sleeve.








real to real cacophony: cd (reissue)

tracks
1. Real To Real(2:47)
2. Naked Eye(2:21)
3. Citizen (Dance Of Youth)(2:53)
4. Carnival (Shelter In A Suitcase)(2:49)
5. Factory(4:13)
6. Cacophony(1:40)
7. Veldt(3:29)
8. Premonition(5:29)
9. Changeling(4:11)
10. Film Theme(2:27)
11. Calling Your Name(5:05)
12. Scar(3:31)




catalogue
Virgin 0777 860312 2 CDV 2246
786031 2 1:1:2 EMI SWINDON



format
CD in jewel case with 4 page booklet.


release date
May 1988


credits
All compositions published by EMI Publishing Ltd
Lyrics: Kerr
Music: Simple Minds
Arrangements: John Leckie and Simple Minds
Recorded and mixed by John Leckie


additional information
The first reissue CD was simply a repressing of the original CD. The only changes to the artwork were the catalogue number and the addition of a bar-code to the back sleeve. The album's title was correct i.e. Real To Real Cacophony.








real to real cacophony: cd (reissue)

tracks
1. Real To Real(2:47)
2. Naked Eye(2:21)
3. Citizen (Dance Of Youth)(2:53)
4. Carnival (Shelter In A Suitcase)(2:49)
5. Factory(4:13)
6. Cacophony(1:40)
7. Veldt(3:29)
8. Premonition(5:29)
9. Changeling(4:11)
10. Film Theme(2:27)
11. Calling Your Name(5:05)
12. Scar(3:31)




catalogue
Virgin CDVIP 157
EMI Swindon 842453 2 1:1:1



format
CD in jewel case with 4 page booklet.


release date
September 1996


credits
All compositions published by EMI Publishing Ltd
Lyrics: Kerr
Music: Simple Minds
Arrangements: John Leckie and Simple Minds
Recorded and mixed by John Leckie


additional information
This import CD, dating from the early 1990s (as it features a Clive Banks credit), features the usual confusion about the naming of the album. Titled Reel To Real Cacophony the first track is similarly mislabeled as Reel to real.