U2 - Pop


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Record Details

Artist: U2
Title: Pop
Format: 12"Gatefold
Label: Island Records
Cat No: 314-524 334-1
Released: 1997
Genres: Pop RockSynth-popExperimental
Status Have
Added To List 14th June 2014
Disc 1 | 12"
No Notes 
A Matrix:
314-524-334-1-AS/SP MASTERDISK  
B Matrix:
314-524-334-1-BS/SP MASTERDISK  
Disc 2 | 12"
No Notes 
A Matrix:
314-524-334-1-CS/SP MASTERDISK  
B Matrix:
314-524-334-1-DS/SP MASTERDISK  

Additional Information

Comments All tracks written by U2 and published by PolyGram International Music Publishing B.V. except Blue Mountain Music Ltd. (UK), Mother Music (IRL) and Taiyo Music Inc. (Japan).

Includes two full color printed inner sleeves plus a inner lyrics sheet printed in silver.

Side A and Side C are on silver labels with white writing with a white stripe spanning the diameter of the label that contains the title and record metadata.
Side B and Side D have the Rainbow label as found on the CD versions of Pop.

An interesting note: Side A has a catalog number of 314-524 334-1A in the white stripe, but has RECORD 1: 314-524 335-1 above the copyright. Side C has a catalog number of 314-524 334-1C in the white stripe, but has RECORD 2: 314-524 336-1 above the copyright

Recorded in: Hanover - Dublin, Windmill Lane,
Recordings Studios - Dublin, South Beach Studios - Miami and The Works - Dublin.

"Discothèque" contains sample from "Fane" performed by Freeform and written by Simon Pike, courtesy of Skam Records.

"Last Night On Earth" contains excerpts from "Trayra Bola" written by N.Vasconcelos and D.Milan, published by Nana's Music (GEMA), performed by Colin Walcott, Don Cherry and Ed Blackwell courtesy of ECM Records/BMG Classics. Used by permission.

"The Playboy Mansion" contains excerpts from "You Showed Me" written by G.Clark and R.McGuinn, published by Gene Clark/Bug Music and Tickson Music (BMI). Used by permission.

"Wake Up Dead Man" contains excerpts from "Besrodna Nevesta" written by Nikolai Iankov Kaoufmane, published by Disques Cellier (SUISA) and performed by Le Mystère Des Voix BUlgares, courtesy of 4AD Records (UK and Eire) and Disques Cellier (ROW).
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