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live in the city of light: limited edition mc

tracks
1-1. Ghost Dancing[Live](7:21)
1-2. Big Sleep[Live](4:27)
1-3. Waterfront[Live](5:21)
1-4. Promised You A Miracle[Live](4:37)
2-1. Someone Somewhere (In Summertime)[Live](5:59)
2-2. Oh Jungleland[Live](6:35)
2-3. Alive And Kicking[Live](6:26)
3-1. Don't You (Forget About Me)[Live](6:38)
3-2. Once Upon A Time[Live](6:05)
3-3. Book Of Brilliant Things[Live](4:53)
3-4. East At Easter[Live](4:21)
4-1. Sanctify Yourself[Live](7:05)
4-2. Love Song[Live](2:01)
4-2. Sun City[Live](2:48)
4-2. Dance To The Music[Live](2:15)
4-3. New Gold Dream (81,82,83,84)[Live](5:29)


catalogue
Virgin SMDC 1


format
Two white cassettes with black type in a double cassette box with two inlays.


release date
May 1987


credits
Vocals - Jim Kerr
Guitar - Charlie Burchill
Keyboards, Piano - Michael MacNeil
Bass - John Giblin
Drums And Vocals - Mel Gaynor
Additional Singing - Robin Clark
Percussion - Sue Hadjopoulos
Violin - Lisa Germano
Computer Work - Douglas Cowan

Produced And Mixed By Bruce Lampcov
Mastered By Bob Ludwig
Recorded Live At Le Zenith, Paris, France, August '86 With The Manor Mobile
Head Engineer - Steve Riddle
Someone Somewhere (In Summertime) Recorded Live At Sydney Entertainment Centre, Australia

Additional Fixing And Mixing In Scotland At Castle Sound Studios.
Assisted By Callum Malcolm
And Also In New York State At Bearsville Studios
Assisted By Tom Cadley

Live Co-Ordination - Jules Frutos, Stephan Metawie, Albert Lawrence and Paul Kerr.

Additional Help - Gemma Corfield, Jane Ventom, Debbie Caponetta and Kathie Grady.

Sleeve Produced By Malcolm Garrett At Assorted iMaGes.
Photography - Guido Harari
"Claddagh" Drawing By William F. Ryan
Original Simple Minds Logo By Mick Haggerty.

Thank You To Simon Draper, Merck Mercuriadis And Jaap Alberts.

Dedicated To Our Fans, Friends And Families.

Simple Minds Wholeheartedly Support The Work Of Amnesty International.




additional information
This limited edition cassette was sold in the first month of the album's release. Two cassettes were housed in a large double cassette box. This included two separate sleeves which carried all the band pictures and album credits. This version of the album quickly became the hardest to track down and remains scarce today.







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live in the city of light: mc

tracks
1-1. Ghost Dancing[Live](7:21)
1-2. Big Sleep[Live](4:27)
1-3. Waterfront[Live](5:21)
1-4. Promised You A Miracle[Live](4:37)
1-5. Someone Somewhere (In Summertime)[Live](5:59)
1-6. Oh Jungleland[Live](6:35)
1-7. Alive And Kicking[Live](6:26)
2-1. Don't You (Forget About Me)[Live](6:38)
2-2. Once Upon A Time[Live](6:05)
2-3. Book Of Brilliant Things[Live](4:53)
2-4. East At Easter[Live](4:21)
2-5. Sanctify Yourself[Live](7:05)
2-6. Love Song[Live](2:01)
2-7. Sun City[Live](2:48)
2-8. Dance To The Music[Live](2:15)
2-9. New Gold Dream (81,82,83,84)[Live](5:29)


catalogue
Virgin SMDCX 1


format
Black cassette with white type with colour inlay.


release date
May 1987


credits
Vocals - Jim Kerr
Guitar - Charlie Burchill
Keyboards, Piano - Michael MacNeil
Bass - John Giblin
Drums And Vocals - Mel Gaynor
Additional Singing - Robin Clark
Percussion - Sue Hadjopoulos
Violin - Lisa Germano
Computer Work - Douglas Cowan

Produced And Mixed By Bruce Lampcov
Mastered By Bob Ludwig
Recorded Live At Le Zenith, Paris, France, August '86 With The Manor Mobile
Head Engineer - Steve Riddle
Someone Somewhere (In Summertime) Recorded Live At Sydney Entertainment Centre, Australia

Additional Fixing And Mixing In Scotland At Castle Sound Studios.
Assisted By Callum Malcolm
And Also In New York State At Bearsville Studios
Assisted By Tom Cadley

Live Co-Ordination - Jules Frutos, Stephan Metawie, Albert Lawrence and Paul Kerr.

Additional Help - Gemma Corfield, Jane Ventom, Debbie Caponetta and Kathie Grady.

Sleeve Produced By Malcolm Garrett At Assorted iMaGes.
Photography - Guido Harari
"Claddagh" Drawing By William F. Ryan
Original Simple Minds Logo By Mick Haggerty.

Thank You To Simon Draper, Merck Mercuriadis And Jaap Alberts.

Dedicated To Our Fans, Friends And Families.

Simple Minds Wholeheartedly Support The Work Of Amnesty International.




additional information
This standard edition replaced the limited edition when stocks ran out. It carried all the tracks on a single cassette and the lone inlay only included album credits and band photographs, which missed out many of the other photographs included with the limited edition.







  • Album's Page
  • Promotional Issues
  • Overseas Issues
  • Overseas Promotional Issues
  • Posters
  • Press Release
  • Press Review
  • Remasters