Amarok

Produced and engineered by Tom Newman
Cover and Booklet by William Murray


Also appearing: Clodagh Simonds, Bridget St. John, Janet Brown, Paddy Maloney
African Musicians organized by Julian Bahula

Instruments:
Bowed Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar,12-String Guitar, Classical Guitar, Bass Guitar, Acoustic Bass Guitar, Sitar Guitar, Glorfindel Guitar, Highly Strung Guitar, Flamenco Guitar, Bazouki, Mandolin, Ukulele, Steinway Piano, Banjo, Farfisa Organ, Lowrey Organ, Shoes, Hoover, Glockenspeil, Marimba, Bodhran, Northumbrian Bagpipes, Clay Drums, Triangle, Tambourine, Wonga Box, Bell Tree, Sticks, Finger Cymbals, Toy Dog, Melodica, Chairs, Psaltry, Spinet, Flamenco Guitar, Jew's Harp, Penny Whistles, Bass Whistles, Punch Ball and Club, Spoons, Referee's whistle, Fingernails, Pan Pipes, Glass of Water, Guitar Tuner, Violin, Door, Face Slap, Toothbrush and teeth, Vox Organ, Fake Radio, Contents of Aeromodeller's toolbox, Glass, Hammer and Bucket, Fake Firework, Rototom, Cabasa, Bongos, Orchestral Bass Drum, Timpani, not much synth at all really, Kalimba, Long Thin metallic hanging Tubes.






































Crises

Engineered by Nigel Luby
Produced by Mike Oldfield and Simon Phillips
Cover painting by Terry Ilott


CRISES (Music and lyrics : Mike Oldfield)
Mike Oldfield: Vocals, Guitars, Fairlight C.M.I., Oberheim OBXa, DSX and DMX, Simmons Drums, Bass, Piano, Prophet, Farfisa, Harp, Mandolin, Quantec Room Simulator, Roland Strings.
Phil Spalding: Bass.
Ant: Guitars.
Rick Fenn: Guitar.
Simon Phillips: Tama Drums

MOONLIGHT SHADOW (Music and lyrics : Mike Oldfield)
Mike Oldfield: Guitars, Fairlight C.M.I..
Maggie Reilly: Vocals.
Phil Spalding: Bass
Simon Phillips: Tama Drums

IN HIGH PLACES (Music: Mike Oldfield. Lyrics Mike Oldfield and Jon Anderson)
Mike Oldfield: Guitars, Oberheim OBXa, Roland Strings, Fairlight C.M.I.
Jon Anderson: Vocals
Pierre Moerlen: Vibraphone
Simon Phillips: Tama Drums

FOREIGN AFFAIR (Music: Mike Oldfield. Lyrics: Mike Oldfield and Maggie Reilly)
Mike Oldfield: Fairlight C.M.I., Roland Strings.
Maggie Reilly: Vocals
Simon Phillips: Tama Drums & Shaker

TAURUS 3 (Music : Mike Oldfield)
Mike Oldfield : Adamus, Ramirez & Manson Guitars, Mandolin, Acoustic Bass, Bells, Tambourine, Shaker.
Simon Phillips: Tama Drums, Finger Snaps, Bells, Tambourine, Shaker, Boots

SHADOW ON THE WALL (Music and lyrics: Mike Oldfield)
Mike Oldfield: Guitars, Banjo, Bass, Fairlight C.M.I., Roland Strings
Roger Chapman: Vocals
Ant: Guitars
Simon Phillips: Tama Drums

Recorded November 1982 - April 1983 using Ampex ATR 124, NEVE 8108 with NECAM, and Westlake Monitors, in Denham, England.
Mastered At C.B.S. Studios, London, England.



































Discovery



Produced and engineered by Mike Oldfield and Simon Phillips


Vocals: Maggie Reilly and Barry Palmer
Tama Drums: Simon Phillips
All other instruments: Mike Oldfield

Recorded in the swiss alps at 2000 metres within sight of lake Geneva on sunny days.




































Earth Moving


All tracks written by Mike Oldfield
Engineered and Programmed by Mike Oldfield
Produced by Mike Oldfield and Daniel Lazerus

Technical advisor: Richard Barrie
Personal assistant: Jeremy Parker
Casting engineer: Dennis Blackham at Tape One


HOLY
Lead vocals: Adrian Belew
Background Vocals: Phil Spalding
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield
Ad Libs: Carol Kenyon

HOSTAGE
Lead Vocals: Max Bacon
Additional Vocals: Nikkie "B" Bentley
Background Vocals: Mike Oldfield
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield
Clavinet: Daniel Lazerus
Violin: Bobby Valentino

FAR COUNTRY
Lead Vocals: Mark Williason
Keyboards: Mike Oldfield
Right Side Solo Guitar: Mike Oldfield
Left Side Solo Guitar: Adrian Belew

INNOCENT
Lead & Bacing Vocals: Anita Hegerland
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield

RUNAWAY SON
Lead Vocals: Chris Thompson
Background Vocals: Phil Spalding
Kick Horn Section: Simon Gardner, Simon Clarke, Tim Sanders, Roddy Lorimer
(Horn Arrangement): Mike Oldfield and Daniel Lazerus
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield

SEE THE LIGHT
Lead Vocals: Chris Thompson
Background Vocals: Phil Spalding
Kick Horn Section: Simon Gardner, Simon Clarke, Tim Sanders, Roddy Lorimer
(Horn Arrangement): Mike Oldfield and Daniel Lazerus
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield

EARTH MOVING
Lead Vocals: Nikki "B" Bentley (of "B" Force)
Additional Vocals: Max Bacon
Background Vocals: Keith Murrell, Sonia Jones Morgan, Maggie Ryder, Jackie Challenor, Carl Wayne, Lance Ellington
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield
Fretless Bass: Phil Spalding
Saxophone: Raf Ravenscroft

BLUE NIGHT
Lead Vocals: Maggie Reilly
Background Vocals: Maggie Reilly and Daniel Lazerus
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield
Tambourine: Daniel Lazerus

NOTHING BUT
Lead Vocals: Carol Kenyon
Additional Vocals: Paul Lee
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield

BRIDGE TO PARADISE
Lead Vocals: Max Bacon
Additional Vocals: Phil Spalding
Background Vocals: Keith Murrell, Sonia Jones Morgan, Maggie Ryder, Jackie Challenor, Carl Wayne, Lance Ellington
Guitars and Keyboards: Mike Oldfield
Blues Harp and Tambourine: Daniel Lazerus

Recorded using Atari 1040ST with C-LAB Notator software. Roland and Kork synthesisers. Fairlight Series 111, PRS guitars, Harrison Series X console, Studer A800 tape deck with Dolby SR noice reduction and Ampex Grand Master tape. ATC SCM200 monitors. Digitally mastered