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Pilots of Purple Twilight: The Virgin Recordings 1980-1983 Tangerine Dream

£109.99

Released: 30th October 2020

Barcode: 602508970085

  • Format: CD Box Set
  • Category: Rock & Pop

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Released: 30th October 2020

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  • Description

    Tangerine Dream are one of the true pioneers of electronic and ambient music, and the albums they recorded for Virgin Records between 1980 and 1983 remain classics of the genre. Off the back of the success of In Search Of Hades, UMC presents this 10CD box set showcasing the next chapter in this period of Tangerine Dream’s history. The box set features newly re-mastered versions of the albums Tangram, Thief, Exit, White Eagle, Logos, Hyperborea along with the previously unreleased

    soundtracks from the films The Soldier, the 1982 movie directed by James Glickenhaus and The Keep from the 1983 movie directed by Michael Mann, something of a holy grail for Tangerine Dream fans. All audio has been re-mastered from the original master tapes by Ben Wiseman.

    Pilots of Purple Twilight also features additional previously unreleased material across 4 discs, including the full concert at The Dominion Theatre, London (November 1982). In addition to this the soundtrack to Thief includes an extended promotional only version of  “Dr. Destructo”, White Eagle features six bonus tracks recorded for the German television crime drama series Tatort  (originally released on a 12-inch single and a 7-inch single in Germany only), all of which are released for the first time on CD and digitally. Finally, Hyperborea includes five bonus tracks originally issued on the Virgin soundtrack LP for the movie Risky Business, including Tangerine Dream’s biggest streaming track, Love On A Real Train.

    Pilots Of Purple Twilight is lavishly packaged with a hard-back book with a new essay and many rare photographs and memorabilia.

    1CD versions of Tangram, Thief, Exit, White Eagle, Hyperborea & Logos will also be released, the audio on these will be from the 2020 remasters and will feature bonus tracks from box.
  • Track listing

    ⠀ Disc 1

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Tangram Set 1 Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Tangram Set 2 Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 10

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Puer Natus Est Nobis (Gloria) [previously Unreleased] Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Arx Allemand (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 3 Truth and Fiction (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 4 The Silver Seal (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 5 Ancient Powerplant (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 6 Supernatural Accomplice (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 7 The Challenger's Arrival (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 8 Heritage Survival (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 9 Parallel Words (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 10 Canzone (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 11 Voices from a Common Land (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 12 Wardays Sunrise (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 13 The Night in Romania (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 2

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Beach Theme Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Dr. Destructo Tangerine Dream
    Track 3 Diamond Diary Tangerine Dream
    Track 4 Burning Bar Tangerine Dream
    Track 5 Beach Scene Tangerine Dream
    Track 6 Scrap Yard Tangerine Dream
    Track 7 Trap Feeling Tangerine Dream
    Track 8 Igneous Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 3

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Kiew Mission Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Pilots of Purple Twilight Tangerine Dream
    Track 3 Choronzon Tangerine Dream
    Track 4 Exit Tangerine Dream
    Track 5 Network 23 Tangerine Dream
    Track 6 Remote Viewing Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 4

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Mojave Plan Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Midnight in Tula Tangerine Dream
    Track 3 Convention of the 24 Tangerine Dream
    Track 4 White Eagle Tangerine Dream
    Track 5 Das Madchen Auf Der Treppe Tangerine Dream
    Track 6 Flock Tangerine Dream
    Track 7 Katja Tangerine Dream
    Track 8 Speed Tangerine Dream
    Track 9 Daydream Tangerine Dream
    Track 10 Moorland Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 5

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Main Titles Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Cue #1 - Variation On Logos #1 Tangerine Dream
    Track 3 Cue #2 - Variation On Horizon #1 Tangerine Dream
    Track 4 Cue #3 - The Soldier #1 Tangerine Dream
    Track 5 Cue #4 - Variation On Dolphin Dance Tangerine Dream
    Track 6 Cue #5 - Variation On Tangent #1 Tangerine Dream
    Track 7 Cue #6 - The Soldier #2 Tangerine Dream
    Track 8 Cue #7 - The Soldier #3 Tangerine Dream
    Track 9 Cue #8 - The Soldier #4 Tangerine Dream
    Track 10 Cue #9 - The Soldier #5 Tangerine Dream
    Track 11 Cue #10 - Variation On Horizon #2 Tangerine Dream
    Track 12 Cue #11 - The Soldier #6 Tangerine Dream
    Track 13 Cue #12 - The Soldier #7 Tangerine Dream
    Track 14 Cue #13 - Variation On Logos #2 Tangerine Dream
    Track 15 Cue #14 - The Soldier #8 Tangerine Dream
    Track 16 Cue #15 - Variation On Horizon #3 Tangerine Dream
    Track 17 End Titles Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 6

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 The Dominion Concert Part One (Live at the Dominion Theatre, 6th November 1982) [previously Unreleased] Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 7

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 The Dominion Concert Part Two (Live at the Dominion Theatre, 6th November 1982) [previously Unreleased] Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Midnight in Tula (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 3 White Eagle (Previously Unreleased) Tangerine Dream
    Track 4 Dominion Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 8

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 Logos (Part 1) Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Logos (Part 2) Tangerine Dream

    ⠀ Disc 9

    Track Track name Artist Time
    Track 1 No Man's Land Tangerine Dream
    Track 2 Hyperborea Tangerine Dream
    Track 3 Cinnamon Road Tangerine Dream
    Track 4 Sphinx Lightning Tangerine Dream
    Track 5 The Dream Is Always the Same Tangerine Dream
    Track 6 No Future (Get Off the Babysitter) Tangerine Dream
    Track 7 Guido the Killer Pimp Tangerine Dream
    Track 8 Lana Tangerine Dream
    Track 9 Love On a Real Train (Risky Business) Tangerine Dream
  • Product Details

    No. of discs 10 disc(s)
    Format: CD / Box Set
    Label Virgin EMI Records
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