Virgin MINDSC 1
Black cassette with white type with colour inlay.
produced by stephen lipson & trevor horn
charles burchill: acoustic & electric guitars
michael macNeil: piano, accordian & electronic keyboards
jim kerr: vocals
mel gaynor: drums
manu katche: drums
john giblin & stephen lipson: bass guitars
lisa germano: violin
special thanks to:
stewart copeland - "the rhythmatist"
lou reed for cameo vocal on this is your land (courtesy of sire/wea records)
abdul m'boup &
leroy williams: percussion
william lithgow &
sheena mckenzie: cellos
maureen kerr: pennywhistle & bodhran
roger sharp: bagpipes
john altman: orchestral arrangements
lorna bannon: backing vocals
managed by bruce findlay,
jimmy devlin and
sandra dods at "schoolhouse management", 63 frederick street, edinburgh
technical master: dougie cowan
engineers: heff moraes, robin hancock
assistant engineers: danton supple, martin plant
mastered by bob ludwig, masterdisk
all digitally recorded and mixed analogue - i.e. "dad"
nourishment: ying ho au yeung
logistics: paul kerr
co-ordination: jane ventom
talk and encouragement: willie richardson, simon draper, jon webster,
steve ralbovsky & gil friesen, steve lewis,
gary wathen and all our many friends at virgin and a&m records (america).
street fighting years song written in memory of victor jara.
made in scotland march '88 - march '89
studio drums provided by tama
photography by guido harari & nasa/science photo library
source of graphic: "the beauty of fractals" by peitgen richter
design by assorted images
The colour inlay folded out to reveal the full album credits and colour photographs of Jim,
Charlie and Mick.
A large number were produced so it's still plentiful today.