Thanks to Joel Rinaldi (firstname.lastname@example.org) and David Polak (ak515@cleveland.Freenet.Edu) for their help, and my special Thanks to Andy Mabbett's excellent discogrophy in "Crazy Diamond: Syd Barrett and the Dawn of Pink Floyd (2nd Edition) by Pete Anderson & Mike Watkinson", where alot of this information originated.
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March 11 ARNOLD LAYNE (Barrett)/CANDY AND A CURRENT BUN (Barrett) (UK 45 - Columbia DB 8156, mono) Other Issues: US 45 - Tower 333 ? - Columbia ESRF 1857 M9 (anybody know what this is? I think it's a French promo or something. ) June 16 SEE EMILY PLAY (Barrett)/SCARECROW (Barrett) (UK 45 - Columbia DB 8214, mono) Other issues: US 45 - Tower 356 Fr 45 - Columbia CF 113 de luxe (promo) UK 45 - Columbia SCMQ 7066 (juke-box ed.) August 5 THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN (UK LP - Columbia SCX 6157, stereo - Columbia SC 6157, mono) Tracks: Astronomy Domine (Barrett) Lucifer Sam (Barrett) Matilda Mother (Barrett) Flaming (Barrett) Pow R. Toc H. (Barrett/Waters/Wright/Mason) Take Up Thy Stethescope And Walk (Waters) Interstellar Overdrive (Barrett/Waters/Wright/Mason) The Gnome (Barrett) Chapter 24 (Barrett) Scarecrow (Barrett) Bike (Barrett) Producer - Norman Smith Engineer - Peter Brown Comments: The mono release has significantly different mixes. The original release has a black label w/ columbia logo in blue Other issues: 67 US LP - Tower T/ST 5903 (Different Track order: See Emily Play, Pow R. Toc H., Take up Thy Stethascope and Walk, Lucifer Sam, Mathilda Mother, The Scarecrow, The Gnome, Chapter 24, Interstellar Overdrive) 71 ?LP - Harvest 3C-062- 04292 (stereo) 5/83 UK LP - Fame FA 3065 2/87 CD - Capitol CDP7 46384 2 November 18 APPLES AND ORANGES (Barrett)/ PAINT BOX (Richard Wright) (UK 45 - Columbia DB 8310, mono) Other Issues: Fr 45 - Columbia CF 135 (different mixes?) ? FLAMING (Barrett)/ THE GNOME (Barrett) (US 45 - Tower 378) -very rare
June 29 A SAUCERFUL OF SECRETS (LP - Columbia SCX 6258, stereo - Columbia SC 6258 mono) Tracks: Let There Be More Light (Waters) Remember a Day (Wright) Set the Controls For the Heart of the Sun (Waters) Corporal Clegg (Waters) A Saucerful Of Secrets (Mason/Gilmour/Waters/Wright) See-saw (Wright) Jugband Blues (Barrett) Producer: Norman Smith Comments: Barrett is only present on "Jugband Blues" and "Remember a Day". He is replaced on the other tracks by David Gilmour. Other issues: 68 - US LP Tower ST-5131 71? - Fr LP Harvest 3C 062-04190 (stereo) 87 - LP Fame FA 3163 87 - US CD Capitol CDP7 46383 2 93 - included in the "Shine On" Box Set
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Pink Floyd Compilations with Syd Songs
May RELICS (UK LP, Starline SRS 5071) Barrett Tracks included: Arnold Layne Interstellar Overdrive See Emily Play Bike Other Issues: UK LP, Music for Pleasure MFP 50 397 Australian CD, EMI CDAX 701290
December A NICE PAIR (UK 2LP, Harvest SHDW 403) "Piper at the Gates of Dawn" and "Saucerful of Secrets" Packaged as a double Album Comments: the version of Astronomy Domine on "Piper" is replaced with a post-Syd live version (The one from the album "Ummagumma") Other Issues: ?
MASTERS OF ROCK (UK LP Harvest 1C 054-04 299) Barrett Tracks included: Chapter 24 Mathilda Mother (sic) Arnold Layne Candy and a Current Bun The Scarecrow Apples and Oranges See Emily Play Other Issues: ?
WORKS (US LP Capitol ST-12276) Barrett Tracks included: Arnold Layne See Emily Play Other Issues: US CD, Capitol CDP 7 46478 2
A CD FULL OF SECRETS (US CD Promo, Weswood One Vol. 10) Barrett Tracks included: Candy and a Current Bun See Emily Play Flaming (US single version) Apples and Oranges Comments: American radio-only promogo to discography menu...
Syd Solo Releases
November 14 OCTOPUS/GOLDEN HAIR (Barrett/Joyce) (UK 45 - Harvest HAR 5009, stereo) Other Issues: 69 Fr 45 - Harvest 2C 006-04435, stereo comments: the lyrics for "Golden Hair" come from a poem by James Joyce
January THE MADCAP LAUGHS (UK LP -Harvest SHVL 765, stereo) Tracks: Terrapin No Good Trying Love You No Man's Land Dark Globe Here I Go Octopus Golden Hair Long Gone She Took a Long Cold Look Feel If it's In You Late Night Producers - Pete Jenner/Malcom Jones/David Gilmour/Roger Waters Musicians - David Gilmour, Roger Waters, Richard Wright, 'Willie' Wilson, Jerry Shirley, Mike Ratledge, Hugh Hopper, Robert Wyatt Other issues: 87 CD - Capitol CDP7 46607 2 This album was included in the "Crazy Diamond" Box Set November BARRETT (UK LP -Harvest SHSP 4007, stereo) Tracks: Baby Lemonade Love Song Dominoes It is Obvious Rats Maisie Gigolo Aunt Waving My Arms in the Air / I Never Lied to You Wined and Dined Wolfpack Effervescing Elephant Producers - David Gilmour/Richard Wright Musicians - David Gilmour, Richard Wright, 'Willie' Wilson, Jerry Shirley, Vic Saywell Engineer: Peter Brown Other issues: 87 CD - Capitol CDP7 46606 2, stereo This album was included in the "Crazy Diamond" Box Set
September SYD BARRETT (UK 2 LPs, Harvest SHDW 404, stereo) Comments: This is simply "The Madcap Laughs" and "Barrett" reissued as a 2 record set. Other Issues: 74 US 2LPs Harvest SABB 11314 stereo
February SYD BARRETT - THE PEEL SESSIONS (UK mini-LP, Strange Fruit Records SFPS 043, stereo) Tracks: Terrapin Gigolo Aunt Baby Lemonade Effervescing Elephant Two of a Kind * Producer: John Walters Musicians: David Gilmour, Jerry Shirley Comments: Recorded, February 24, 1970, first aired March 14, 1970 * According to the book "Crazy Diamond" this song was actually written by Richard Wright Other Issues: CD Strange Fruit DE18307-2 ? OPEL (UK LP Harvest ?) Tracks: Opel Clowns and Jugglers Rats Golden Hair Dolly Rocker Word Song Wined and Dined Swan Lee (Silas Lang) Birdie Hop Let's Split Lanky (Part One) Wouldn't You Miss Me (Dark Globe) Milky Way Golden Hair (instrumental) Comments: This album is composed of out-takes and unreleased material from the "Barrett" and "Madcap" sessions Other Issues: (?) This album was included in the "Crazy Diamond" Box Set
? CRAZY DIAMOND (UK CD Box Harvest 0777 7 81412 2 8) Contains the 3 Harvest albums ("Madcap" "Barrett" and "Opel") plus the following bonus tracks (alternate takes) on each disk: The Madcap Laughs: Octopus (2 takes) It's No Good Trying Love You (2 takes) She Took a Long Cold Look at Me Golden Hair Barrett Baby Lemonade Waving My Arms in the Air/I Never Lied to You Love Song Dominoes (2 takes) It is Obvious Opel: Gigolo Aunt It is Obvious (2 Takes) Clowns and Jugglers Late Night Effervescing Elephant Comments: comes w/ lots of new artwork and a 24 page booklet. Other Issues: US ?
Febuary SYD BARRETT CRAZY DIAMOND (Limited Edition Colored Vinyl E.P Capitol 8 58186 7) Tracks: Terrapin Octopus Baby Lemonade Effervescing Elephant Comments: on pink vinyl OCTOPUS (Cleopatra CLO CLEO - 577122) this is some sampler I know nothing about (send info)go to discography menu...
Syd/Pink Floyd appearances on Various Artists
PICNIC (LP, Harvest SHSS 1/2) Tracks: Includes "Terrapin" HARVEST HERATIGE - 20 GREATS (LP, Harvest SHSM 2020) Tracks: Includes "Octopus" THE HARVEST STORY VOL.1 (LP, Harvest EG 26 0097) Tracks: Includes "Love You" ? TONITE LET'S ALL MAKE LOVE IN LONDON (LP Soundtrack, Instant INLP 002, mono) Tracks: The original issue contained 2 Floyd tracks, I think, both versions of "Interstellar Overdrive". Later issues added a version of "Nick's Boogie" Producer: Joe Boyd Comments: Tonite Let's All Make Love in London was directed by Peter Whitehead Other issues: 91- Mini LP (containing only the Floyd Musical Tracks and 2 interviews) See For Miles SEA4 BEFORE THE FALL (CD Strange Fruit SFRCD 203) Tracks: Includes BBC session version of "Baby Lemonade" RCD MAGAZINE free compilation CD with Vol 1 issue 11 contains "Dominoes" SPACE DAZE (2 CD Cleopatra CLEO79162) compilation contains "Lanky Pt 1"
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Other Artists recording Syd Songs
VARIOUS ARTISTS BEYOND THE WILDWOOD - A TRIBUTE TO SYD BARRETT (UK CD Imaginary ILLCD 001) Tracks: No Good Trying - The Mock Turtles Octopus - Plasticland Arnold Layne - SS20 Matilda Mother - Paul Roland Long Cold Look - Fit and Limo Long Gone - The Shamen If the Sun Don't Snine (Adaptation of "Jugbabd Blues") - Opal Baby Lemonade - The Ashes in the Morning Wolfpack - The Lobster Quadrille Golden Hair - The Paint Set No Man's Land - Tropicana Fishtank Apples and Oranges - the T.V. Personalities Two of a Kind - The Soup Dragons Scream Thy Last Scream - The Green Telescope See Emily Play - The Chemistry Set Rats - What Noise Gigolo Aunt - Death of Samantha Other Issues: US CD, Communion COMM 14CD VARIOUS ARTISTS FUCK YOUR DREAMS, THIS IS HEAVEN (Movie Soundtrack) (UK CD, Crammed Discs CRAM 048) Barrett Tracks included: Flaming - Niki Mono and Nikolas Klau No Man's Land - Peter Principle Late Night - Minimal Compact Comments: The film is dedicated to Syd THE BLUE ANGELS -Lucifer Sam B-side to "Candy" (UK 45, Solid Records ROC 739) ALEX BOLLARD ASSEMBLY -Arnold Layne -See Emily Play on "Pink Rock, Super Sounds of the Seventies" (Dutch Pink Floyd 'tribute' album) (UK CD, Star Inc. 86057) DAVID BOWIE -See Emily Play on "Pinups" (UK CD, EMI CDP 7 94767 2) CAMPER VAN BEETHOVEN -Interstellar Overdrive on "Camper Van Beethoven" (UK LP, Rough Trade ROUGH 109) CARNIVAL ART -Octopus on "Thrumdrone" (UK CD, Situation Two SITU CD 32) THE DOLPHINS -She Look a Long Cold Look Single ? ? ? DR PHIBES -Lucifer Sam on "The Dark Side of the Pool" (various artists) Liquid Noise Records ? THE EFFERVESCING ELEPHANTS -Maise on "Something to Say" (Italian LP Electric Eye EELP 009) FAMILY FODDER AND FRIENDS -No man's Land on "Sunday Girls - a tribute to Blondie by Family Fodder and Friends" (Mini LP Parole records, 1980?) FORTRAN 5 -Bike "Sid Sings Syd" -Bike "Steve James Mix" (the lyics in these are sampled from Sid James' parts in various movies) -Crazy Earth "L'Essence De Syd Mix" (includes samples from "The Gnome") on "Blues" (UK CD, Mute CD STUMM 79) Crazy earth also released as single (UK 12" single, Mute 113) THE GRAPES OF WRATH -See Emily Play (some Canadian cassette single) THE IGLOOS -Octopus B-side of "Wolf" (UK 45, Fresh Records, FRESH 23) I START COUNTING -"Still Smiling, the Fortran 5 remix" (Mute 9-61033) has a quietly inserted sample of Interstellar Overdrive JESUS & THE MARY CHAIN -Vegetable Man B-side of "Upside Down" (UK 45, Creation CRE 012) KNOX -Gigolo Aunt (UK 45, Armagedon AS003) LA MUERTE -Lucifer Sam on "Black God/White Devil" (Belgian CD, Sex Wax SWCD 691017) LIGHTINING SEEDS -Lucifer Sam on the "Sense" CD Single (promo MCASP-2262) anybody have the regular issue? LONDON PX -Arnold Layne (UK flexi-single, Terrapin SYD1) LOVE & ROCKETS -Lucifer Sam extra track on "Kundali Express" single (UK 12" single, Beggars Banquet BEG 163T) GARY LUCAS -Asronomy Domine on "Gods and Monsters" (Enemy Records, EMY 133-2, 1992, US) MARC AND THE MAMBAS (Marc Almond) -Terrapin on "Untitled" (UK CD, Some Bizarre 510 2984) MARIGOLDS -Two of a Kind flexi-single available with "Mummy", a fanzine MONKS OF DOOM -Let's Split on "The Insect God" (UK CD , C/Z Records CZ 047) NEIL THE HIPPY (Nigel Planner) -The Gnome on "Neil's Heavy Concept Album" (UK LP, WEA WX12) PINK FLOYD -Astronomy Domine Live version on "Ummaguma" by post-Syd Floyd (UK CD, EMI CDS 7 46404 8) also on"A Nice Pair" replacing "Piper" version (UK 2LP, Harvest, SHDW 403) PLACEBO -Dark Globe on "36 Degrees" (UK CD/7" FLOORCD1 / FLOOR1) REM -Dark Globe on "Orange Crush" (UK CD single, WEA 2960CD) on Everybody Hurts (UK CD single, WEA 0169CD2) on flexi-single included with "Sassy" magazine PAUL ROLAND -Mathilda Mother on Danse Macabre (French LP, New Rose, Fan Club FC 062) ROSEBUD/DISCOBALLS -Interstellar Overdrive -Arnold Layne on "A Tribute to the Pink Floyd" (Disco covers!) (French LP, Atlantic K50446) SANITY ASSASSINS -Take Up Thy Stethoscope and Walk B-Side of "Blow Torch Love Doll" (US 45, Tombstone T32) THE SHAMEN -Golden Hair -Long Gone on "Strange Day Dreams" (Also inludes a song called "It's All Around" credited to S. Barrett) (Italian CD, Materiali Sonori MASO CD 90003) "Golden hair" is the B-side of "Young Till Yesterday" (UK 45, Moksha SOMA1) SHOCKABILLY -Lucifer Sam on "Just Beautiful" (live album) (UK CD Shimmy Disc SDE 8914CD) SLOWDIVE -Golden Hair on the EP "Holding Our Breath" (Creation Records, Crea112 UK 1991) SMASHING PUMPKINS -Terrapin on special edition 10" single of "I Am One" (UK 10" Hut HUTEN 18) THE SOFT BOYS -Vegetable Man B-side of "Kingdom of Love" (UK 45, Armageddon AEP 002) on "Underwater Moonlight" (German LP Roff Records 113026) -Gigolo Aunt on "The Soft Boys 1977-81" (CD Rykodisc RCD 10234/35) TEENAGE FAN CLUB -Interstellar Overdrive on "The King" (UK CD, Creation CRE CD 096) THIS MORTAL COIL -Late Night on "Blood" (UK CD, 4AD DAD1005) THE THREE O'CLOCK -Astronomy Domine on "Baroque Hoedown" (UK CD, Frontier 4605) THREE TO ONE -See Emily Play on "Pebbles Vol. 14" (various) (UK LP, Archive International Productions AIP 10014) TRUE WEST -Lucifer Sam on "True West (LP Bring Out Your Dead Records, 1983) Single (B-side is A-side played in reverse) Skyclad Records TYRNAROUND -Astronomy Domine on "Six Songs" (Ausrtalian EP?) 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