Annotation

Initial 20,000 copies of UK LP "V 2129" came bundled with free 7" Chain of Command single (VDJ 30).

Annotation last modified on 2010-07-20 23:36 UTC.

Tracklist

7" Vinyl 1
# Title Rating Length
A1 Making Plans for Nigel
4:09
A2 Helicopter
3:52
A3 Day in Day Out
3:04
A4 When You’re Near Me I Have Difficulty
3:16
A5 Ten Feet Tall
3:06
A6 Roads Girdle the Globe
4:44
B1 Real by Reel
3:43
B2 Millions
5:27
B3 That Is the Way
2:53
B4 Outside World
2:36
B5 Scissor Man
3:55
B6 Complicated Game
4:40
7" Vinyl 2: Chain of Command
# Title Rating Length
A Chain of Command
2:30
B Limelight
2:25

Credits

7" Vinyl 1

bass guitar:
Colin Moulding (tracks A1–A4, A6–B2, B5)
bass guitar and other instruments:
Colin Moulding (track B6)
drums:
Terry Chambers (tracks A1–B6)
electric guitar:
Dave Gregory (tracks A1–A2, A4, A6–B2, B5–B6)
Andy Partridge (tracks A1–A2, A4, A6, B2, B5–B6)
background vocals:
Colin Moulding (track A4)
Andy Partridge (track A1)
choir vocals:
Terry Chambers (track A6)
Dave Gregory (track A6)
Colin Moulding (track A6)
choir vocals and lead vocals:
Andy Partridge (track A6)
composer:
Colin Moulding (tracks A1, A3, A5, B3)
Andy Partridge (tracks A2, A4, A6–B2, B4–B6)
engineer:
Hugh Padgham (track A1)
guest trumpet:
Dick Cuthell (track B3)
guest choir vocals:
Al Clark (track A6)
Hugh Padgham (track A6)
Jumbo Van Reinen (track A6)
Steve Warren (track A6)
lead vocals:
Colin Moulding (tracks A1, A3, A5, B3)
Andy Partridge (tracks A2, A4, B1–B2, B4–B6)
lyricist:
Colin Moulding (tracks A1, A3, A5, B3)
Andy Partridge (tracks A2, A4, A6–B2, B4–B6)
producer:
Steve Lillywhite (tracks A1–B6)
additionally sampled by:
mash-ups:
remasters:
Complicated Game (2000 Ian Cooper remaster) by XTC (track B6)
Day In Day Out by XTC (track A3)
Millions by XTC (track B2)
Outside World by XTC (track B4)
Real by Reel by XTC (track B1)
Roads Girdle the Globe by XTC (track A6)
Scissor Man by XTC (track B5)
Ten Feet Tall by XTC (track A5)
That Is the Way by XTC (track B3)
later parody versions:
Tajuton humppa (track A1)
later versions:
Cut It Out (live) (track B5)
recording of:
Complicated Game (track B6)
Day in Day Out (track A3)
Helicopter (track A2)
Millions (track B2)
Outside World (track B4)
Real by Reel (track B1)
Scissor Man (track B5)
Ten Feet Tall (track A5)
That Is the Way (track B3)

7" Vinyl 2: Chain of Command

composer:
Colin Moulding (track B)
Andy Partridge (track A)
lead vocals:
Andy Partridge (track A)
lyricist:
Colin Moulding (track B)
Andy Partridge (track A)
producer:
Steve Lillywhite (track B)
recording of:
Chain of Command (track A)
Limelight (track B)