Paul Weller - Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits
Rock
Label: Island Records ‎– CIDD 8080, Island Records ‎– 524 609-2
Type: 2 x CD, Compilation, Limited Edition
Country: Europe
Date of released:
Category: Rock
Style: Alternative Rock, Pop Rock
Category: Rock
Singer: Paul Weller
Title: Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits
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MP3 RAR size: 1539 mb
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Paul Weller - Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits


Tracklist Hide Credits

1.1 Out Of The Sinking
Bass – Yolanda CharlesDrums – Steve White Organ – Helen TurnerVocals – Carleen AndersonVocals, Guitar, Electric Piano [Wurlitzere)] – PW*
3:50
1.2 Peacock Suit
Bass, Sitar – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White Guitar – Steve CradockVocals, Guitar – PW*
3:07
1.3 Sunflower
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White Flute – Jacko PeakeVocals, Guitar, Mellotron, Synthesizer [Moog] – PW*
4:10
1.4 The Weaver
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White Guitar – Steve CradockVocals, Guitar, Piano – PW*
3:44
1.5 Wild Wood
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White Mellotron, Synthesizer [Mini Moog] – Brendan LynchOrgan – Helen TurnerVocals, Guitar – PW*
3:23
1.6 Above The Clouds
Co-producer – Chris BangsInstruments [All Else] – Chris BangsVocals, Guitar, Bass, Electric Piano – PW*
3:51
1.7 Uh-Huh Oh-Yeh
Drums – Steve White Saxophone – Jacko PeakeVocals, Guitar, Bass – PW*
3:21
1.8 Brushed
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums, Percussion – Steve White Percussion, Sounds [All Other] – Brendan LynchVocals, Guitar – PW*Written-By – Lynch*, Nelson*, Weller*, White*
3:30
1.9 The Changingman
Backing Vocals – Carleen AndersonBass, Backing Vocals – Dr. RobertDrums – Steve White Guitar, Backing Vocals – Steve CradockInstruments [Cyremin] – Brendan LynchVocals, Guitar, Piano – PW*Written-By – Lynch*, Weller*
3:32
1.10 Friday Street
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White Vocals, Guitar – PW*
2:20
1.11 You Do Something To Me
Bass – Yolanda CharlesDrums – Steve White Organ – Helen TurnerVocals, Piano, Guitar, Instruments [Novatron] – PW*
3:38
1.12 Brand New Start
Bass – Steve CradockDrums – Steve White Vocals, Guitar, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer] – PW*
4:07
1.13 Hung Up
Backing Vocals – Simon FowlerBass – Yolanda CharlesDrums – Steve White Vocals, Guitar – PW*
2:41
1.14 Mermaids
Bass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White Engineer – Jamie JohnsonStrings – The Wired Strings*Vocals, Guitar – PW*
3:04
1.15 Broken Stones
Accordion – Brendan LynchBacking Vocals – Carleen Anderson, Simon FowlerBass – Mark Nelson*Drums – Steve White Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes] – Mick TalbotVocals, Electric Piano [Wurlitzer], Organ – PW*
3:22
1.16 Into Tomorrow
Drums – Steve White Guitar, Backing Vocals – Dr. RobertOrgan – Max Beasley*Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – PW*
3:11
Live Classics
2.1 Into Tomorrow 3:48
2.2 Peacock Suit 3:11
2.3 Friday Street 2:33
2.4 Mermaids 3:16
2.5 Out Of The Sinking 3:42
2.6 Heavy Soul 8:20
2.7 Wild Wood 3:56
2.8 Up In Suzes' Room 4:46
2.9 (Can You Heal Us) Holy Man? 5:16
2.10 The Changingman 3:33
2.11 Porcelain Gods 5:27
2.12 Sunflower 4:45
2.13 Broken Stones 4:11

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – PMDC, Germany
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Go! Discs Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Island Records Ltd.
  • Licensed To – Island Records Ltd.
  • Marketed By – Independiente

Credits

  • Artwork By [Sleeve Design] – Paul Weller, Simon Halfon
  • Engineer – Martin "Max" Heyes
  • Photography [All Photos] – Lawrence Watson
  • Producer – Brendan Lynch, Paul Weller
  • Written-By – Paul Weller

Notes

Disc 2 recorded live at Victoria Park, Hackney, London, 8/8/98.

Catalog numbers:
Spine and rear sleeve: CIDD 8080 / 524 609-2
Booklet: CID 8080/ 524 558-2 (the 16 page booklet is the same as the single disc release)
Disc 1: 524 558-2 and CIDD 8080 / 524 609-2
Disc 2: 524 610-2 and CIDD 8080 / 524 609-2

Sticker on jewel case:
16 hits including
the changingman
wild wood out of the sinking
you do something to me
mermaids brand new start
Plus a Limited Edition Bonus Live Classics CD
CIDD 8080 / 524 609-2

There is a very similar release Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits, with differnt Matrix / Runout mastered by Koch, this one made by PMDC Germany

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 7 31452 46092 9
  • Mastering SID Code (CD 1 & 2): IFPI L002
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): 524 558-2 01 +
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 1 inner ring): MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC E
  • Mould SID Code (CD1): IFPI 01W6
  • Other (CD1, Label & Bootleg): 524 558-2
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): 524 610-2 01 +
  • Matrix / Runout (CD 2 inner ring): MADE IN GERMANY BY PMDC F
  • Mould SID Code (CD2): IFPI 0164
  • Other (CD2, Label): 524 610-2
  • Rights Society: BIEM/MCPS
  • Label Code: LC 0407
  • Distribution Code (on rear sleeve): PY 926
  • Distribution Code (on Label): PY 900

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
524 558-2, CID 8080 Paul Weller Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits ‎(CD, Comp) Island Records, Island Records 524 558-2, CID 8080 UK 1998
none Paul Weller Modern Classics ‎(CDr, Comp, Promo) Mercury none Germany 1998
CIDD 8080 Paul Weller Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits ‎(CD, Comp, Promo) Island Records CIDD 8080 UK 1998
CIDD 8080/524 609-2 Paul Weller Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits ‎(2xCD, Comp, Unofficial) Island Records CIDD 8080/524 609-2 Bulgaria Unknown
0602498490389 Paul Weller Modern Classics - The Greatest Hits ‎(CD, Comp) Island Records 0602498490389 1998