Uriah Heep - The Magician's Birthday
Artist: Uriah Heep

Category: Rock

Name: The Magician's Birthday

Size: 1238 mb

Quality: flac, MP3

Uriah Heep - The Magician's Birthday


Label: Sanctuary Midline ‎– SMRCD052
Type: CD, Album, Deluxe Edition, Reissue, Remastered, Expanded
Country: Europe
Date of released:
Category: Rock
Style: Hard Rock


Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Sunrise
Written-By – Hensley*
4:06
2 Spider Woman
Written-By – Byron*, Thain*, Kerslake*, Box*
2:28
3 Blind Eye
Written-By – Hensley*
3:38
4 Echoes In The Dark
Written-By – Hensley*
4:51
5 Rain
Written-By – Hensley*
4:00
6 Sweet Lorraine
Written-By – Byron*, Thain*, Box*
4:18
7 Tales
Written-By – Hensley*
4:11
8 The Magician's Birthday
Written-By – Hensley*, Kerslake*, Box*
10:29
Bonus Tracks
9 Crystal Ball (Out-Take And Previously Unreleased Version)
Written-By – Thain*
4:08
10 Silver White Man (Out-Take And Previously Unreleased Vocal Version)
Written-By – Byron*
3:41
11 Proud Words (Previously Unreleased Alternate Version)
Written-By – Hensley*
3:25
12 Echoes In The Dark (Edited Version - Previously Unreleased)
Written-By – Hensley*
4:24
13 Rain (Edited Version - Previously Unreleased)
Written-By – Hensley*
3:17
14 Happy Birthday (Previously Unreleased Version)
Written-By – Hensley*, Kerslake*, Box*
4:45
15 Sunrise (Single Edit - Previously Unreleased)
Written-By – Hensley*
2:49
16 Gary's Song (Out-Take Previously Unreleased)
Written-By – Thain*
4:25
17 Silver White Man (Instrumental - Out-Take)
Written-By – Thain*
3:43

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.
  • Pressed By – EDC, Germany – 53490005
  • Published By – EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
  • Published By – Sidney Bron Music Co. Ltd.
  • Recorded At – Lansdowne Studios
  • Mixed At – Terrapin Nest
  • Mixed At – Red Steel Studio
  • Mixed At – Studio 125
  • Designed At – Guppyart

Credits

  • Bass Guitar – Gary Thain
  • Coordinator [Reissue Co-ordination] – Antony Amos
  • Design [Cover Design] – Roger Dean
  • Design [Reissue] – Rachel Gutek
  • Drums, Percussion – Lee Kerslake
  • Engineer – Peter Gallen
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Ashley Howe
  • Guitar [Guitars] – Mick Box
  • Keyboards, Guitar [Guitars], Synthesizer [Moog] – Ken Hensley
  • Mixed By – Ian Herron (tracks: 9 to 11, 16, 17), Pavel Salgado (tracks: 9 to 11, 16, 17), Robert M Corich (tracks: 9 to 11, 16, 17)
  • Photography By – Fin Costello
  • Photography By [Extra Photos], Other [Extra Clippings, Notes] – Ken Hensley, Mick Box, Trevor Hensley, UHAS Archives
  • Producer – Gerry Bron
  • Remastered By – Mike Brown , Robert M Corich
  • Research [Tape Research], Compiled By [Reissue Compilation], Reissue Producer – Robert M Corich
  • Sleeve Notes – Dave Ling, Mick Box, Robert M Corich
  • Sleeve Notes [Original] – Ken Hensley
  • Vocals – David Byron

Notes

On the inlay front: "URIAH HEEP - EXPANDED DE-LUXE EDITION"

Previously released as CMRCD771
Released in UK November 1972 on Bronze Records Catalogue number ILPS 9213 and distributed by Island.
Released in the USA November 1972 on Mercury Records Catalogue number SRM 1630 1972.
First released as a re-mastered CD by Castle in 1996 as ESMCD339 with two bonus tracks.

Remastered from the original studio production 1/4" master tapes.
All tracks originally recorded at Lansdowne Studios, Holland Park, London on 16 tracks.

Tracks 1-8 ℗ 1972. tracks 9-17 ℗ 2003
℗ 2003 The copyright in this compilation is owned by Sanctuary Records Group Ltd. © 2004 Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.

Made in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 050749 205223
  • Label Code: LC 6448
  • Rights Society: mcps
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1): 00095 53489 975 02 * 53490005
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2): 00095 53489 975 03 + 53490005
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI LV26
  • Mastering SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI LV27
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 1): IFPI 0147
  • Mould SID Code (Variant 2): IFPI 0158
  • Other (Stamped on inner Mould Ring area Variant 2): A

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 9213 Uriah Heep The Magician's Birthday ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Bronze ILPS 9213 UK 1972
SRM-1-652 Uriah Heep The Magician's Birthday ‎(LP, Album, Pit) Mercury, Bronze SRM-1-652 US 1972
BROL 34213 Uriah Heep The Magician's Birthday ‎(LP, Album, RE, gat) Bronze BROL 34213 Italy Unknown
CMTCD173 Uriah Heep The Magician's Birthday ‎(CD, Album, Promo, Vin) Castle Music CMTCD173 UK 2001
2409 305 Uriah Heep The Magician's Birthday ‎(LP, Album, RE) Bronze 2409 305 Brazil 1983

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