Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 21st Century Schizoid Man
7:21
2 Epitaph
8:46
3 In the Court of the Crimson King (abridged)
7:21
4 Cat Food
2:45
5 Ladies of the Road
5:32
6 Starless (abridged)
4:37
7 Red
4.5 6:17
8 Fallen Angel
6:01
9 Elephant Talk
3 4:43
10 Frame by Frame
3 5:08
11 Matte Kudesai
3:48
12 Heartbeat
3:55
13 Three of a Perfect Pair
4:11
14 Sleepless
5:22

Credits

CD 1

cello:
Mark Charig (track 7)
electronic drum set [electric drums]:
Bill Bruford (tracks 13–14)
bass guitar:
Boz (track 5)
Peter Giles (track 4)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (tracks 13–14)
John Wetton (tracks 6–8)
Greg Lake (tracks 1–3)
oboe:
Robin Miller (Oboe player) (track 8)
cornet:
Mark Charig (track 8)
woodwind:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (tracks 1–3)
mellotron:
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (tracks 1–3)
drums:
Michael Giles (tracks 1–4)
Ian Wallace (drummer, ex-King Crimson) (track 5)
drums [acoustic drums]:
Bill Bruford (tracks 13–14)
drums and percussion:
Bill Bruford (track 7)
soprano saxophone:
Mel Collins (track 6)
guitar:
Robert Fripp (tracks 1–6, 8, 13–14)
Adrian Belew (tracks 13–14)
guitar and mellotron:
Robert Fripp (track 7)
percussion:
Bill Bruford (tracks 6, 8, 13–14)
Michael Giles (tracks 1–3)
Ian Wallace (drummer, ex-King Crimson) (track 5)
keyboard [keyboards]:
Robert Fripp (tracks 6, 8)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (tracks 1–3)
saxophone [sax]:
Mel Collins (track 5)
piano:
Keith Tippett (track 4)
Chapman stick:
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (tracks 13–14)
arranger:
King Crimson (track 7)
assistant engineer:
Rod Thear (track 7)
background vocals:
Mel Collins (track 5)
Ian Wallace (drummer, ex-King Crimson) (track 5)
composer:
Bill Bruford (track 6)
David Cross (King Crimson violinist) (track 6)
Robert Fripp (tracks 1–2, 4–8)
Michael Giles (tracks 1–2)
King Crimson (track 14)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (tracks 1–2, 4)
John Wetton (tracks 6, 8)
Greg Lake (tracks 1–2)
engineer:
Rhett Davies (tracks 9–12)
George Chkiantz (tracks 6–8)
Brad Davis (English Studio Engineer) (tracks 13–14)
Andy Hendrikson (track 5)
Robin Thompson (UK engineer) (tracks 1–3)
lead vocals:
Boz (track 5)
Adrian Belew (tracks 13–14)
Greg Lake (tracks 1–3)
lyricist:
Adrian Belew (tracks 12, 14)
Richard Palmer‐James (tracks 6, 8)
Peter Sinfield (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
producer:
Rhett Davies (tracks 9–14)
King Crimson (tracks 1–3, 5–11, 13–14)
recorded by:
George Chkiantz (track 7)
Rod Thear (track 7)
vocals:
Michael Giles (tracks 1–3)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (tracks 13–14)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (tracks 1–3)
John Wetton (tracks 6–8)
Greg Lake (track 4)
writer:
Bill Bruford (tracks 9–11)
Robert Fripp (tracks 3, 9–11)
Michael Giles (track 3)
Tony Levin (US rock bassist/chapman stick) (tracks 9–11)
Ian McDonald (UK multi‐instrumentalist, formerly of King Crimson and Foreigner) (track 3)
Adrian Belew (tracks 9–11)
Greg Lake (track 3)
Peter Sinfield (track 3)
publisher:
mixed at:
Olympic Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1974-07 – 1974-08) (track 7)
recorded at:
Island Studios (London) in London, England, United Kingdom (tracks 9–11)
Olympic Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1974-07 – 1974-08) (track 7)
later versions:
Starless II (track 6)
part of:
recording of:
Cat Food (track 4)
Elephant Talk (track 9)
Epitaph (King Crimson) (track 2)
Fallen Angel (track 8)
Frame by Frame (song by King Crimson) (track 10)
Heartbeat (track 12)
Ladies of the Road (track 5)
Matte Kudasai (track 11)
Red (track 7)
Sleepless (song by King Crimson) (track 14)
Starless (track 6)

Release

art direction: Bill Smith Studio
design/illustration: Bill Smith Studio
photography: The Douglas Brothers
remastering: Tony Arnold
Robert Fripp