The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society (Special Deluxe Edition)

Release info:

Produced by: Ray Davies
Release date: 28 Jun, 2004
Record label & catalog #: Sanctuary Records Group SMETD 102
Country: UK
Format: 3 CD set
Release type: Reissue

Tracks:

Disc 1 (Stereo)
1. The Village Green Preservation Society   stereo mix (2:46), recorded Aug 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
2. Do You Remember Walter?   stereo mix, 15-track version (2:23), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
3. Picture Book   stereo mix (2:34), recorded May 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
4. Johnny Thunder   stereo mix (2:29), recorded 29 Mar, 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
5. Last of the Steam-Powered Trains   stereo mix (4:03), recorded Oct 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
6. Big Sky   stereo mix (2:50), recorded Oct 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
7. Sitting By The Riverside   stereo mix (2:22), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
8. Animal Farm   stereo mix (3:00), recorded Mar 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 1), London
9. Village Green   stereo mix (2:08), recorded 25 Nov, 1966 (string overdubs Feb 1967) at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
10. Starstruck   stereo mix, 15-track VGPS version (2:20), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
11. Phenomenal Cat   stereo mix (2:36), recorded early to mid 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
12. All Of My Friends Were There   stereo mix (2:23), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
13. Wicked Annabella   stereo mix, 15-track VGPS version (2:40), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
14. Monica   stereo mix (2:13), recorded probably May 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
15. People Take Pictures of Each Other   stereo mix, 15-track VGPS version (2:11), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
16. Mr. Songbird   stereo mix (2:23), recorded probably Nov-Dec 1967 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
17. Days   stereo mix (2:52), recorded 3 & 27 May 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
18. Do You Remember Walter?   stereo mix, 12-track VGPS version (2:26), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
19. People Take Pictures of Each Other   stereo mix, 12-track VGPS version (2:22), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
   
Disc 2 (Mono)
1. The Village Green Preservation Society   mono mix (2:50), recorded Aug 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
2. Do You Remember Walter?   mono mix (2:26), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
3. Picture Book   mono mix (2:34), recorded probably May 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
4. Johnny Thunder   mono mix (2:29), recorded 29 Mar, 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
5. Last of the Steam-Powered Trains   mono mix (4:10), recorded Oct 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
6. Big Sky   mono mix (2:49), recorded Oct 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
7. Sitting By The Riverside   mono mix (2:20), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
8. Animal Farm   mono mix (2:57), recorded Mar 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 1), London
9. Village Green   mono mix (2:08), recorded 25 Nov, 1966 (string overdubs Feb 1967) at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
10. Starstruck   mono mix (2:25), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
11. Phenomenal Cat   mono mix (2:36), recorded early to mid 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
12. All Of My Friends Were There   mono mix (2:23), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
13. Wicked Annabella   mono mix (2:40), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
14. Monica   mono mix (2:18), recorded probably May 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
15. People Take Pictures of Each Other   mono mix (2:16), recorded Jul 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
16. Days   mono mix (2:52), recorded 3 & 27 May 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
17. Mr. Songbird   mono mix (2:25), recorded probably Nov-Dec 1967 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
18. Polly   mono mix (2:49), recorded early 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
19. Wonderboy   mono mix (2:48), recorded Jan 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
20. Berkeley Mews   mono mix (2:37), recorded early 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
21. Village Green   mono mix, different vocals, no strings (2:13), recorded 25 Nov, 1966 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
   
Disc 3 (Rarities)
1. Village Green   stereo mix, backing track with string overdub (2:22), recorded 25 Nov, 1966 (string overdubs Feb 1967) at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
2. Misty Water   stereo mix (3:03), recorded 3 May, 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
3. Berkeley Mews   stereo mix (2:37), recorded early 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
4. Easy Come, There You Went   stereo mix, recorded 29 Mar, 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
5. Polly   stereo mix (2:48), recorded early 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
6. Animal Farm   stereo mix, alternate mix (3:00), recorded Mar or May 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
7. Phenomenal Cat   mono mix, backing track (2:49), recorded early to mid 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
8. Johnny Thunder   stereo mix, new (2004) mix (2:36), recorded 29 Mar, 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
9. Did You See His Name?   mono mix, with alternate ending (2:00), recorded Mar 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
10. Mick Avory's Underpants   mono mix, recorded 29 Mar, 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
11. Lavender Hill   mono mix (2:53), recorded probably Aug 1967 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
12. Rosemary Rose   mono mix (1:43), recorded Jan 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
13. Wonderboy   stereo mix (2:47), recorded Jan 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
14. Spotty Grotty Anna   stereo mix, recorded around 1968 at Pye Studios, London
15. Where Did My Spring Go?   mono mix (2:10), recorded 28 Jan, 1969 at BBC's Riverside Sound Studios, Hammersmith, London
16. Groovy Movies   stereo mix (2:31), recorded May-Jun 1969 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
17. Creepin' Jean   stereo mix (3:12), recorded Dec 1968 at Polydor Studios, London
18. King Kong   mono mix (3:21), recorded Oct 1968 or Mar 1969 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
19. Misty Water   mono mix (3:12), recorded 3 May, 1968 at Pye Studios (No. 2), London
20. Do You Remember Walter?   mono mix, BBC mix (original backing track, new vocals), recorded Jul 1968 (backing track) and 2 Apr 1969 (vocals) at Pye Studios (No. 2), London (backing track) and Aeolian Hall, Studio 1, London (vocals)
21. Animal Farm   mono mix, BBC mix (original backing track, new vocals) (3:05), recorded Mar 1968 (backing track) and 26 Nov, 1968 (vocals) at Pye Studios (No. 2), London (backing track) and Playhouse Theatre, London (vocals)
22. Days   mono mix, BBC mix (original backing track, new vocals) (3:02), recorded 3 & 27 May, 1968 (backing track) and 18 May, 1970 (vocals) at Pye Studios (No. 2), London (backing track) and Aeolian Hall, Studio 2, London (vocals)



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