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The Comsat Angels ‎– Independence Day
Jive ‎– JIVE 54
2 × Vinyl, 7", 45 RPM, Single
Jan 1984
New Wave


Position    Title/Credits    Duration
A    Independence Day
Engineer – Nigel Green
Producer – Mike Howlett
B    Intelligence    4:07
C    Mister Memory    4:05
D1    Total War    3:59
D2    After The Rain    3:54
Companies, etc.
Manufactured By – CBS Records Ltd.
Distributed By – CBS Records Ltd.
Phonographic Copyright (p) – Zomba Productions Ltd.
Copyright (c) – Zomba Productions Ltd.
Published By – Desert Songs
Published By – ATV Music Ltd.
Recorded At – Sheffield University
Bass Guitar – Kevin Bacon
Drums – Mic Glaisher*
Engineer – Bryan 'Chuck' New* (tracks: B to D2)
Guitar – Paul Robertson (2) (tracks: C to D2)
Guitar, Vocals – Steve Fellows
Keyboards, Vocals – Andy Peake
Lacquer Cut By – Arun*
Producer – The Comsat Angels (tracks: B to D2)
Written-By – The Comsat Angels
This release has a typo error on the side 2 labels; Rights Societies credited as "MCPS/BIEN" instead of "MCPS/BIEM". There is no known version of this 2x7" release with this error corrected.

Gatefold sleeve. Sticker on front reads "Includes free extra single 5 tracks in total JIVE 54".

"Independence Day" and "Mister Memory" taken from the album Land (HIP 8).
All tracks on Record Two recorded live at Sheffield University.

An original sound recording made by Zomba Productions Ltd.
℗ & © Zomba Productions Ltd.

℗ 1984 Zomba Productions Ltd.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, etched, variant 1): JIVE 54 A1 ARUN
Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, etched, variant 1): JIVE 54 B1
Matrix / Runout (Runout side C, etched, variant 1): JIVE 54 C1
Matrix / Runout (Runout side D, etched, variant 1): JIVE 54 D1
Matrix / Runout (Runout side A, variant 2): JIVE. 54 A1 ARUN V
Matrix / Runout (Runout side B, variant 2): JIVE. 54 B V IC
Matrix / Runout (Runout side C, variant 2): JIVE. 54.C.1 V B
Matrix / Runout (Runout side D, variant 2): JIVE. 54. D1 B
Rights Society: MCPS/BIEM

The Comsat Angels - Independence Day (2x7", Single) (Jive)

Out of Stock
  • Media: Near Mint (NM or M-) A nearly perfect record. The record should show no obvious signs of wear.

    Sleeve: Near Mint (NM or M-)

  • Records have no noticeable surface wear or significant surface noise , Gatefold sleeve has only the lightest of edge wear

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