Annotation

Original mono issue.


Tower Records altered the songs on the album from the original British release to include their single See Emily Play, and dropped the songs 'Astronomy Domine', 'Flaming' and 'Bike' from the record. Also, names of the songs 'Pow R. Toc H.', and 'Take Up Thy Stethoscope and Walk' are misspelled.


Pressing Plant & Stamper/Matrix Information: (side 1 / side 2)
A) Rainbo Records, Los Angeles, California
1) T-1-5093 S-1569 / T-2-5093 S-1570 (both written)

Annotation last modified on 2016-11-24 09:09 UTC.

Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 See Emily Play 2:54
A2 Pow R. Toc H. 4:25
A3 Take Up Thy Stethoscope and Walk 3:08
A4 Lucifer Sam 3:09
A5 Matilda Mother 3:05
B1 The Scarecrow 4 2:11
B2 The Gnome 2:14
B3 Chapter 24 3:53
B4 Interstellar Overdrive 9:41

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

acoustic guitar:
Syd Barrett (1967-03-19) (track B2)
Syd Barrett (1967-03-22) (track B1)
acoustic guitar [12-string acoustic guitar]:
Syd Barrett (1967-03-22) (track B1)
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Syd Barrett (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track A2)
Syd Barrett (1967-03-22) (track B1)
other instruments [metal cups]:
Nick Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-03-22) (track B1)
other instruments [metal cups] and temple blocks:
Nick Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-03-22) (track B1)
cello:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-02-27) (track B3)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-22) (track B1)
Pianet [Hohner Pianet]:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-02-27) (track B3)
Hammond organ:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-02-21) (track A5)
cymbal [crash cymbals] and tubular bells:
Nicky Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-02-27) (track B3)
cymbal and temple blocks:
Nicky Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-03-19) (track B2)
drums (drum set):
Nick Mason (of Pink Floyd) (track A1)
Nicky Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Nicky Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track B4)
drums (drum set) [drum roll]:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track B4)
drums (drum set) and maracas:
Nicky Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
drums (drum set) and timpani:
Nicky Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-03-20) (track A3)
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Nicky Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track A2)
bass guitar:
Roger Waters (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Roger Waters (1967-03 – 1967-04) (tracks A2, B4)
Roger Waters (1967-03-19) (track B2)
Roger Waters (1967-03-20) (track A3)
bass guitar and gong:
Roger Waters (1967-02-27) (track B3)
bass guitar and double bass [bowed bass]:
Roger Waters (1967-03-22) (track B1)
Roger Waters (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
farfisa:
Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (track A1)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-02-27) (track B3)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track A2)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-20) (track A3)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-22) (track B1)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
slide guitar:
Syd Barrett (track A1)
flute:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-22) (track B1)
organ:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track B4)
guitar:
Syd Barrett (1967-02-27) (track B3)
bass:
Roger Waters (track A1)
Roger Waters (1967-03-22) (track B1)
vibraphone:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-19) (track B2)
double bass [bowed bass]:
Roger Waters (1967-03-22) (track B1)
tack piano:
Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (track A1)
electric guitar:
Syd Barrett (track A1)
Syd Barrett (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Syd Barrett (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track B4)
Syd Barrett (1967-03-20) (track A3)
Syd Barrett (1967-03-22) (track B1)
electric guitar and slide guitar:
Syd Barrett (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
celesta:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-19) (track B2)
piano:
Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (track A1)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track A2)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-20) (track A3)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
harpsichord [Baldwin Spinet electric harpsichord]:
Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (track A1)
harmonium:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-02-27) (track B3)
temple blocks:
Nick Mason (of Pink Floyd) (1967-03-22) (track B1)
12 string guitar [12-string acoustic guitar]:
Syd Barrett (1967-03-19) (track B2)
Syd Barrett (1967-03-22) (track B1)
additional other vocals [vocalizations]:
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track A2)
background vocals:
Roger Waters (track A1)
Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (track A1)
Roger Waters (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-02-27) (track B3)
Roger Waters (1967-03-19) (track B2)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-19) (track B2)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-20) (track A3)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-03-22) (track B1)
composer:
Syd Barrett (tracks A1–A2, A4–B4)
Nick Mason (of Pink Floyd) (tracks A2, B4)
Roger Waters (tracks A2–A3, B4)
Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (tracks A2, B4)
conductor:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (track A1)
engineer:
Peter Bown (1967) (tracks A2–B4)
lead vocals:
Syd Barrett (track A1)
Syd Barrett (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Rick Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Syd Barrett (1967-02-27) (track B3)
Syd Barrett (1967-03-19) (track B2)
Roger Waters (1967-03-20) (track A3)
Syd Barrett (1967-03-22) (track B1)
Syd Barrett (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
lyricist:
Syd Barrett (tracks A1, A4–B3)
Roger Waters (track A3)
other vocals [screams]:
Roger Waters (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track A2)
other vocals [vocal percussion]:
Syd Barrett (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track A2)
phonographic copyright by:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (1967) (tracks A1–B4)
producer:
Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performed as Hurricane Smith) (1967) (tracks A1–B4)
recording engineer:
Peter Bown (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Peter Bown (1967-02-27) (track B3)
Peter Bown (1967-03 – 1967-04) (tracks A2, B4)
Peter Bown (1967-03-19) (track B2)
Peter Bown (1967-03-20) (track A3)
Peter Bown (1967-03-22) (track B1)
Peter Bown (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
Peter Bown (1967-05-21) (track A1)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1997) (tracks A2–A5, B2–B4)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (2007) (tracks A1–B4)
publisher:
Essex (track B4)
Essex Music (tracks A2–A5, B2–B4)
Essex Music International (tracks A1–B4)
Essex Music, Inc. (tracks A1–B4)
Magdalene Music (tracks A1–B4)
TRO Essex Music Ltd. (tracks A2, A4)
TRO-Essex Music, Inc. (tracks A1–B4)
Westminster Music Ltd. (tracks A1–B4)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (1967-03 – 1967-04) (tracks A2, B4)
Abbey Road Studios in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
recording of:
Matilda Mother (1967-02-21) (track A5)
Chapter 24 (1967-02-27) (track B3)
Interstellar Overdrive (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track B4)
Pow R. Toc H. (1967-03 – 1967-04) (track A2)
The Gnome (1967-03-19) (track B2)
Take Up Thy Stethoscope and Walk (1967-03-20) (track A3)
The Scarecrow (1967-03-22) (track B1)
Lucifer Sam (1967-04-12 – 1967-04-18) (track A4)
See Emily Play (1967-05-21) (track A1)
referred to in medleys:
The Journey (track A2)

Release

manufactured in:United States
design/illustration:Syd Barrett
photography:Vic Singh
rights society:ASCAP (USA rights society; do not use this as a label or work publisher!)
manufactured by:Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/3048233 [info]