The Hero’s Return (original studio mix)

~ Recording by Pink Floyd

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:56 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA) shpf 1983
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:56 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS/Sony (Japan) 25AP 2410
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:56 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) QC 38243
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:56 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Jugoton, Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA) lshv 11030, shpf 1983
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CK 38243
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA), EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 1C 264-65042, 1C 264-65 042
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS/Sony (Japan) 35DP 53
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:56 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) SBP 237817
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Pathé Marconi EMI (record company, renamed EMI Pathé Marconi in 1986) 2C 070-65042
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA) 1C 064-650 42
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA) 3C 064-65042, 3C 064-65 042
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CDCBS 25416
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA) CDP 7 46129 2
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS/Sony (Japan) 32DP 364
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia), Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) VCK 38243, VCK-38243
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:57 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS (CBS Records' international imprint from 1962–1990; renamed since 1991 as Columbia) CK 38243
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd CBS/Sony (Japan) 28DP 5010
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 7243 8 31242 2 0
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Sony Music (global brand, excluding JP, owned by Sony Music Entertainment; for use as release label only when no sub-label/imprint is specified) 038243 4
1.4 The Hero’s Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CK 68517
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) 489107 2
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Columbia (imprint owned by CBS between 1938–1990 within US/CA/MX; owned worldwide by Sony Music Entertainment since 1991 except in JP) CDCOL 5471 K
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Sony Records (1991 - 2001 company - group/division of Sony Music Entertainment (Japan)) SRCS 8488
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 7243 576 734 2 6
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd TOCP-54125
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 7243 576 734 2 6
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) 72435-76734-2-6
1.4 The Hero's Return 2:58 The Final Cut Pink Floyd
1.5 The Hero’s Return 2:43 The Final Cut Pink Floyd Pink Floyd Records 0190295996956, PFRLP12
Bootleg
2.2 The Hero’s Return 2:59 Greatest Hits Pink Floyd Star Mark LDB 5151-1/2
2.2 The Hero’s Return 2:59 Greatest Hits Pink Floyd Star Mark
2.2 The Hero’s Return 2:59 Greatest Hits Pink Floyd EMI (fake label; use for unofficial releases purporting to be on EMI), Star Mark LDB 5151-1/2

Relationships

acoustic guitar, bass, synthesizer and tape: Roger Waters (1982-07 – 1982-12)
drums and percussion: Nick Mason (1982-07 – 1982-12)
guitar: David Gilmour (1982-07 – 1982-12)
electric piano: Andy Bown (1982-07 – 1982-12)
assistant engineer: Jules Bowen (UK engineer)
Andy Canelle
Mike Nocito
engineer: James Guthrie
Andy Jackson (UK recording engineer/prog musician)
lead vocals: Roger Waters (1982-07 – 1982-12)
producer: James Guthrie
Michael Kamen
Roger Waters
phonographic copyright by: CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (1983)
Pink Floyd Music Ltd. (1983)
recorded at: Abbey Road Studios in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1982-07 – 1982-12)
Audio International Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-07 – 1982-12)
Eel Pie Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-07 – 1982-12)
Hookend Studios in Checkendon, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom (1982-07 – 1982-12)
Mayfair Studios (England) in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-07 – 1982-12)
Olympic Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-07 – 1982-12)
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (1982-07 – 1982-12)
The Billiard Room in Leeds, West Yorkshire, United Kingdom (1982-07 – 1982-12)
remixes: The Hero’s Return
recording of: The Hero's Return (1982-07 – 1982-12)

The Hero's Return

composer: Roger Waters
lyricist: Roger Waters
publisher: Artemis Muziekuitgeverij B V
Chappell
Pink Floyd Music Publishers Ltd.
Roger Waters Music Overseas Ltd.
Unichappell Music, Inc.
Warner/Chappell Music Publishing Ltd.
Warner‐Tamerlane Publishing Corp.
part of: The Hero’s Return, Parts I and II