Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Introduction
[dialogue] 0:17
2 Ashes to Ashes
David Bowie 4.45 4:23
3 Fade to Grey
Visage 5 3:49
4 Love Action (I Believe in Love)
The Human League 3:51
5 Girls on Film
Duran Duran 4 3:28
6 Geno
Dexys Midnight Runners 3 3:28
7 Souvenir
Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark 3 3:32
8 No More Heroes
The Stranglers 3:27
9 I Fought the Law
The Clash 4 2:40
10 (We Don’t Need This) Fascist Groove Thing
Heaven 17 5 4:20
11 Interlude
[dialogue] 0:17
12 Gene Genie (Gene Hunt’s Theme From ‘Ashes to Ashes’)
Edmund Butt 1:20
13 I’m in Love With a German Film Star
The Passions 3:59
14 Happy Birthday
Altered Images 3:00
15 It’s Different for Girls
Joe Jackson 3:45
16 Money
The Flying Lizards 5 2:32
17 Doors of Your Heart
The Beat 3:47
18 Staring at the Rude Boys
The Ruts 5 3:15
19 Reward
The Teardrop Explodes 2:43
20 Swords of a Thousand Men
Tenpole Tudor 5 2:56
21 Let’s Stick Together
Bryan Ferry 3:00
22 Vienna
Ultravox 2 4:38
23 Title Music From ‘Ashes to Ashes’
Edmund Butt 0:54
24 Epilogue
[dialogue] 0:08

Credits

CD 1

membranophone:
Richard Williams (UK drummer for The Passions) (track 13)
Warren Cann (track 22)
synthesizer:
Andy Clark (UK keyboard and synthesizer player) (track 2)
guitar:
Carlos Alomar (track 2)
Robert Fripp (track 2)
Chuck Hammer (track 2)
Clive Timperley (track 13)
Barbara Gogan (track 13)
Midge Ure (track 22)
bass:
David Agar (track 13)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 22)
George Murray (American bass guitarist) (track 2)
percussion:
Dennis Davis (track 2)
keyboard:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
keyboard and violin:
Billy Currie (track 22)
piano:
Roy Bittan (track 2)
background vocals:
Tony Visconti (track 2)
Lynn Maitland (track 2)
Chris Porter (engineer) (track 2)
composer:
David Agar (track 13)
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
Ian Burden (track 4)
Julian Cope (track 19)
Chris Cross (UK bassist for Ultravox) (track 22)
Billy Currie (track 22)
Sonny Curtis (track 9)
Alan Gill (track 19)
Glenn Gregory (track 10)
Ian Craig Marsh (track 10)
Clive Timperley (track 13)
David Wardill (track 13)
Martyn Ware (track 10)
Richard Williams (UK drummer for The Passions) (track 13)
Warren Cann (track 22)
Wilbert Harrison (track 21)
Philip Oakey (track 4)
Edward Tudor-Pole (track 20)
Midge Ure (track 22)
engineer:
Alan Winstanley (track 8)
Barry Hammond (track 6)
Colin Thurston (track 5)
lyricist:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
Ian Burden (track 4)
Billy Currie (track 22)
Sonny Curtis (track 9)
Glenn Gregory (track 10)
Warren Cann (track 22)
Barbara Gogan (track 13)
Wilbert Harrison (track 21)
Philip Oakey (track 4)
Edward Tudor-Pole (track 20)
Midge Ure (track 22)
producer:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
The Clash (70s–80s British punk rock band) (track 9)
David Cunningham (track 16)
Bryan Ferry (track 21)
M. Howlett (track 7)
The Human League (track 4)
Clive Langer (track 19)
Conny Plank (German producer and sound engineer) (track 22)
Bill Price (UK producer/engineer) (track 9)
Martin Rushent (tracks 4, 8, 14)
Bob Sargeant (track 17)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 21)
Ultravox (track 22)
Tony Visconti (track 2)
Peter Wilson (UK Producer) (track 13)
Pete Wingfield (track 6)
Alan Winstanley (track 19)
Colin Thurston (track 5)
vocals:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 2)
Clive Timperley (track 13)
Barbara Gogan (track 13)
Midge Ure (track 22)
writer:
Tich Anderson (track 14)
Al Archer (track 6)
The Beat (UK ska band aka The English Beat) (track 17)
Jet Black (UK drummer Brian Duffy, member of The Stranglers) (track 8)
Janie Bradford (track 16)
Martin Cooper (OMD and The Listening Pool) (track 7)
Hugh Cornwell (track 8)
Billy Currie (track 3)
Paul Fox (of The Ruts) (track 18)
Berry Gordy (track 16)
Dave Greenfield (track 8)
Clare Grogan (track 14)
Paul Humphreys (Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark) (track 7)
John Jennings (The Ruts) (track 18)
Simon Le Bon (Singer for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Tony McDaid (track 14)
Johnny McElhone (track 14)
Malcolm Owen (track 18)
Chris Payne (UK keyboards/viola for Gary Numan/Visage/Dramatis) (track 3)
Nick Rhodes (track 5)
Kevin Rowland (track 6)
Dave Ruffy (track 18)
Andy Taylor (of Duran Duran) (track 5)
John Taylor (UK bassist for Duran Duran) (track 5)
Roger Taylor (Duran Duran drummer) (track 5)
Midge Ure (track 3)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1977) (track 8)
Stiff Records Ltd. (1981) (track 20)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1981) (track 4)
Mainman S.A. (not for release label use! © & ℗ rights use only) (1992) (track 2)
Tintoretto Music (1992) (track 2)
publisher:
Dinsong Limited (track 4)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 4)
Hot Food Music Ltd. (track 22)
Jump Jet Music Ltd. (track 22)
Mood Music Ltd. (track 22)
RZO Music Ltd (track 2)
Tintoretto Music (track 2)
Warner Bros. Music Ltd. (UK subsidiary, so named between 1970/01/23–1971/04/26 and 1972/04/25–1988/08/23) (track 20)
has remixes:
Love Action (part of a “FabricLive 47: Toddla T” DJ‐mix) by Philly (track 4)
mash-ups:
music videos:
sampled by:
part of:
Indie 88: Top 500 Indie Rock Songs (number: 266) (track 9)
cover recording of:
I Fought the Law (track 9)
is the basis for:
Body II Body (track 2)
Shoot the Dog (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
Dedieu la foire (track 21)
later translated versions:
Alle mitnander (track 21)
Gib mir Liebe (Money (That’s What I Want)) (track 16)
Kovan pojan blues (track 21)
later versions:
Pas de chance (track 16)
recording of:
Ashes to Ashes (track 2)
Doors of Your Heart (track 17)
Fade to Grey (track 3)
Geno (track 6)
Girls on Film (track 5)
Happy Birthday (track 14)
No More Heroes (track 8)
Reward (track 19)
Souvenir (track 7)
Vienna (track 22)
referred to in medleys:

Release Group

part of: Ashes to Ashes (number: 1)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/435614 [info]