Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Wind (extract)
0:29
2 The Court of the Crimson King (instrumental edit section)
0:55
3 The Court of the Crimson King (live 2015)
6:38
4 Groon (take 6)
3:48
5 Cirkus (live 2017)
7:39
6 Formentera Lady (live 1972)
9:30
7 Larks’ Tongues in Aspic Part I (live 2016)
9:27
8 Doctor Diamond (live 1973)
4:01
9 Red (live 2016)
6:41
10 Discipline (Jakko Jakszyk / Gavin Harrison demo recording)
5:02
11 Neurotica (live 2017)
4:51
12 Funky Jam
4:31
13 The Errors (demo)
3:25
14 Larks’ Tongues in Aspic Part IV (guitars highlighted)
7:51
15 Heroes (radio edit)
3:49
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 The Deception of the Thrush (guitar extract)
4:32
2 A Scarcity of Miracles (live 2015)
6:48
3 Prelude: Song of the Gulls (rehearsal take)
4:44
4 Cadence & Cascade (Jakko Jakszyk vocal)
5:32
5 Book of Saturday (alt. take 1973)
2:55
6 Dawn Song (Jakko Jakszyk vocal)
2:25
7 Interlude (live 2017)
2:50
8 Matte Kudasai (live 1984)
3:30
9 Spenta’s Counter Claim (live 2016)
0:50
10 The Night Watch (extract)
0:53
11 Walking on Air (live 1995)
5:03
12 Peace (live 2015)
1:50
13 Islands (live 2017)
9:18
14 Starless (extract from multi‐tracks)
0:47
15 The Deception of the Thrush (live 1998)
9:18
16 I Talk to the Wind (duo version 1969)
4:38

Credits

CD 1

violin:
David Cross (King Crimson violinist) (1973-06-23) (track 8)
drums (drum set):
Michael Giles (track 2)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (tracks 10, 13)
Michael Giles (1970) (track 4)
Ian Wallace (drummer, ex-King Crimson) (1972-03-08) (track 6)
Bill Bruford (1973-06-23) (track 8)
Bill Bruford (1994-04) (track 12)
Pat Mastelotto (1994-04) (track 12)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (2015) (track 3)
Pat Mastelotto (2015) (track 3)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Pat Mastelotto (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Jeremy Stacey (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
Pat Mastelotto (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
Jeremy Stacey (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Pat Mastelotto (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Jeremy Stacey (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Pat Mastelotto (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Jeremy Stacey (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
Pat Mastelotto (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
Jeremy Stacey (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
woodwind:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 2)
mellotron:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 2)
pipe organ:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1969) (track 1)
flute:
Mel Collins (1972-03-08) (track 6)
Mel Collins (2015) (track 3)
Mel Collins (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
guitar:
Adrian Belew (track 14)
Robert Fripp (tracks 2, 14)
Trey Gunn (track 14)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (track 13)
Robert Fripp (1970) (track 4)
Robert Fripp (1972-03-08) (track 6)
Robert Fripp (1973-06-23) (track 8)
Adrian Belew (1994-04) (track 12)
Robert Fripp (1994-04) (track 12)
Robert Fripp (2015) (track 3)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2015) (track 3)
Robert Fripp (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Robert Fripp (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
Robert Fripp (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Robert Fripp (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Robert Fripp (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
bass:
Greg Lake (track 2)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (track 13)
Peter Giles (1970) (track 4)
Boz Burrell (1972-03-08) (track 6)
John Wetton (1973-06-23) (track 8)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (1994-04) (track 12)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2015) (track 3)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
keyboard:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 2)
Bill Rieflin (2015) (track 3)
Jeremy Stacey (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Bill Rieflin (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Jeremy Stacey (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Bill Rieflin (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
saxophone:
Mel Collins (1972-03-08) (track 6)
Mel Collins (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Mel Collins (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Mel Collins (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Mel Collins (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
Chapman stick:
Trey Gunn (1994-04) (track 12)
composer:
Adrian Belew (tracks 10–11, 14)
Bill Bruford (tracks 7–8, 10–11)
David Cross (King Crimson violinist) (tracks 7–8)
Brian Eno (track 15)
Robert Fripp (tracks 4–11, 13–14)
Trey Gunn (track 14)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (track 13)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (track 13)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (tracks 10–11)
Pat Mastelotto (track 14)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (tracks 2–3)
Jamie Muir (track 7)
John Wetton (tracks 7–8)
David Bowie (track 15)
instruments:
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (track 10)
lyricist:
Adrian Belew (track 11)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (track 13)
David Bowie (track 15)
Peter Sinfield (tracks 2–3, 5–6)
miscellaneous support:
Peter Sinfield (tracks 2–3)
vocals:
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (track 13)
Boz Burrell (1972-03-08) (track 6)
John Wetton (1973-06-23) (track 8)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2015) (track 3)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
publisher:
BMG Songs Ltd. (track 15)
RZO Music Ltd (track 15)
Tintoretto Music (track 15)
UMG Music Publishing Ltd (tracks 4–5)
E.G. Music Ltd. (publisher) (1973) (track 7)
recorded at:
Riverside Theater in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States (1972-03-08) (track 6)
Richards in Atlanta, Georgia, United States (1973-06-23) (track 8)
Applehead Studios (Studio, Woodstock, NY) in New York, United States (1994-04) (track 12)
Admiralspalast, Berlin, Germany in Berlin, Germany (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
MuseumsQuartier in Wien, Austria (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
MuseumsQuartier in Wien, Austria (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Moore Theatre in Seattle, Washington, United States (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Teatro Metropólitan (Ciudad de México) in Ciudad de México, Mexico (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
part of:
Larks’ Tongues in Aspic (number: 1) (track 7)
Larks’ Tongues in Aspic (number: 4) (track 14)
is the basis for:
later translated parody versions:
Humpan kuninkaan hovissa (tracks 2–3)
later translated versions:
Herois (track 15)
Hrdinové (track 15)
Héroes (Los 7 delfines) (track 15)
Héroes (track 15)
Héros (track 15)
“Helden” (track 15)
later versions:
live cover recording of:
“Heroes” (2016-09-11 – 2016-09-12) (track 15)
live recording of:
Formentera Lady (1972-03-08) (track 6)
Doctor Diamond (1973-06-23) (track 8)
Larks’ Tongues in Aspic, Part One (2016-11-30 – 2016-12-01) (track 7)
Red (2016-12-01) (track 9)
Cirkus (2017-06-11 – 2017-06-13) (track 5)
Neurotica (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 11)
partial instrumental recording of:
parts:
Dance of the Puppets (tracks 2–3)
Return of the Fire Witch (tracks 2–3)
recording of:
Discipline (track 10)
The Errors (track 13)
Groon (1970) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Elephant Love (aka Elephant Love Medley, from Moulin Rouge!) (track 15)

CD 2

recorded in:
Japan (1984) (track 8)
Japan (2015-12) (tracks 2, 12)
drums (drum set):
Michael Giles (1970) (track 4)
Andy McCulloch (1970) (track 6)
Bill Bruford (1984) (track 8)
Bill Bruford (1995-06-26) (track 11)
Pat Mastelotto (1995-06-26) (track 11)
Pat Mastelotto (1998-11-02) (track 15)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (2015-12) (track 2)
Pat Mastelotto (2015-12) (track 2)
Bill Rieflin (2015-12) (track 2)
Gavin Harrison (Porcupine Tree / King Crimson) (2017-06-28) (track 13)
Pat Mastelotto (2017-06-28) (track 13)
cor anglais:
Robin Miller (oboist) (1970) (track 6)
flute:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (1969) (track 16)
Mel Collins (2016-11-02) (track 9)
Mel Collins (2017-06-28) (track 13)
Mel Collins (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 7)
guitar:
Robert Fripp (1969) (track 16)
Robert Fripp (1970) (track 4)
Robert Fripp (1973-01) (track 5)
Robert Fripp (1974-01) (track 10)
Robert Fripp (1984) (track 8)
Adrian Belew (1984) (track 8)
Robert Fripp (1995-06-26) (track 11)
Adrian Belew (1995-06-26) (track 11)
Robert Fripp (1998-03-18) (track 1)
Robert Fripp (1998-11-02) (track 15)
Trey Gunn (1998-11-02) (track 15)
Robert Fripp (2015-12) (tracks 2, 12)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2015-12) (tracks 2, 12)
Robert Fripp (2017-06-28) (track 13)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2017-06-28) (track 13)
Robert Fripp (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 7)
bass:
Peter Giles (1970) (track 4)
John Wetton (1973-01) (track 5)
John Wetton (1974-01) (track 10)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (1995-06-26) (track 11)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (1998-11-02) (track 15)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2015-12) (track 2)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2016-11-02) (track 9)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2017-06-28) (track 13)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 7)
keyboard:
Robert Fripp (1970) (track 6)
Bill Rieflin (2017-06-28) (track 13)
Jeremy Stacey (2017-06-28) (track 13)
saxophone:
Mel Collins (2015-12) (track 2)
Mel Collins (2017-06-28) (track 13)
piano:
Keith Tippett (1970) (track 4)
Chapman stick:
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (1984) (track 8)
Trey Gunn (1995-06-26) (track 11)
composer:
Bill Bruford (track 14)
Mel Collins (track 2)
David Cross (King Crimson violinist) (track 14)
Robert Fripp (tracks 2–7, 10, 12–14)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (track 2)
King Crimson (track 11)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 16)
Peter Sinfield (track 16)
John Wetton (tracks 5, 10, 14)
editor:
Alex R. Mundy (track 1)
David Singleton (track 9)
lyricist:
Adrian Belew (track 11)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 16)
Peter Sinfield (tracks 4, 12–13, 16)
Richard Palmer‐James (tracks 5, 10, 14)
Scott Sinfield (track 6)
vocals:
John Wetton (1973-01) (track 5)
Adrian Belew (1984) (track 8)
Adrian Belew (1995-06-26) (track 11)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2015-12) (tracks 2, 12)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2017) (tracks 4, 6)
Jakko Jakszyk (English musician, currently with King Crimson) (2017-06-28) (track 13)
writer:
Adrian Belew (tracks 1, 8, 15)
Bill Bruford (track 8)
Robert Fripp (tracks 1, 8, 15)
Trey Gunn (tracks 1, 15)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (track 8)
publisher:
E.G. Music Ltd. (publisher) (1973) (track 5)
recorded at:
Command Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1971-09) (track 3)
Command Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1973-01) (track 5)
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (1974-01) (track 10)
The Warfield in San Francisco, California, United States (1995-06-26) (track 11)
7th Note in San Francisco, California, United States (1998-11-02) (track 15)
Chicago Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, United States (2017-06-28) (track 13)
Teatro Metropólitan (Ciudad de México) in Ciudad de México, Mexico (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 7)
later versions:
Starless II (track 14)
live recording of:
Matte Kudasai (1984) (track 8)
Walking on Air (1995-06-26) (track 11)
The Deception of the Thrush (1998-11-02) (track 15)
A Scarcity of Miracles (2015-12) (track 2)
Peace (2015-12) (track 12)
Islands (2017-06-28) (track 13)
Interlude (2017-07-14 – 2017-07-19) (track 7)
part of:
partial recording of:
The Night Watch (1974-01) (track 10)
Starless (1974-07) (track 14)
parts:
Peace: A Beginning (track 12)
Peace: A Theme (track 12)
Peace: An End (track 12)
recording of:
I Talk to the Wind (1969) (track 16)
Cadence and Cascade (1970 – 2017) (track 4)
Dawn Song (1970 – 2017) (track 6)
Prelude: Song of the Gulls (1971-09) (track 3)
Book of Saturday (1973-01) (track 5)
The Deception of the Thrush (1998-03-18) (track 1)

Release

copyrighted by:Robert Fripp (2018)
design:Hugh O'Donnell
phonographic copyright by:Robert Fripp (2018)
liner notes:Sid Smith (freelance music writer and sleeve notes author)
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