Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun (original stereo mix)

~ Recording by Pink Floyd

Appears on releases

# Title Length Release Title Release Artist Date Country Label Catalog#
Official
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) SCX 6258
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:23 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Tower (60s Capitol Records subsidiary) ST 5131
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) SCXO 6258
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Nice Pair Pink Floyd Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA) SHDW 403
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Nice Pair Pink Floyd Odeon, Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA) 93129B, EOP-93129B, EOP-93130
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:20 A Nice Pair Pink Floyd Harvest (UK based sub-label of EMI, re-activated in 2013 under Capitol Music Group in Hollywood, CA) LSHAR-75003/4
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:19 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) EMS-80318
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:20 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) 2C 064-04.190
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Fame FA 3163
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) CP32-5272
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) CDP 7 46383 2
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Capitol Records (imprint of Capitol Records, Inc.) CDP 077774638326
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 Shine On Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 0777 7 80564 2 3, 0777 7 80565 2 2, 0777 7 80566 2 1, 0777 7 80567 2 0, 0777 7 80568 2 9, 0777 7 80569 2 8, 0777 7 80570 2 4, 0777 7 80571 2 3, 0777 7 80572 2 2
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 Shine On 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 53181, CK 53182, CK 53183, CK 53184, CK 53185, CK 53186, CK 53187, CK 53188, CK 53189, CXK 53180
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:23 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd 東芝EMI 株式会社 (record company, do not use as release label - check obi, back or disc for imprint! Ended 2007-06-29) TOCP-8253
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 7243 8 29751 2 0
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd EMI Music Canada E2 7243 8 29751 2 0
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd 東芝EMI 株式会社 (record company, do not use as release label - check obi, back or disc for imprint! Ended 2007-06-29) TOCP-65732
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 Oh by the Way Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 50999 511267 2 8, 511.2672, SCX 6346
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 Oh by the Way Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 50999 511267 2 8
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 Oh by the Way Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) TOCP-70444-70459
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 50999 6084412 5
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 Discovery Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 50999 0 82613 2 8
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 50999 028936 2 4
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 Discovery Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) 50999 0 82613 2 8
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 Discovery Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) TOCP-71147~62
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 Discovery Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972)
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 Discovery Pink Floyd EMI (EMI Records, since 1972) TOCP-54537
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Pink Floyd Records PFR2
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Pink Floyd Records PFR2
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Pink Floyd Records PFRLP2
1.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:24 A Saucerful of Secrets Pink Floyd Pink Floyd Records, Sony Records International (Japanese TEXTLESS walking eye imprint) SICP 5402
Bootleg
1.9 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:25 Greatest Hits Pink Floyd ООО «Магелан» (Россия, г.Пермь, ул. 3-го Интернационала, дом 44) F91470
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:28 Discovery Pink Floyd EMI (fake label; use for unofficial releases purporting to be on EMI) 50999 0 82613 2 8
2.3 Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun 5:27 Oh by the Way Pink Floyd EMI (fake label; use for unofficial releases purporting to be on EMI) 50999 511267 2 8, 511 2672

Relationships

bass guitar: Roger Waters (1967-08-07 – 1967-10)
gong: Roger Waters (1967-08-07 – 1967-10)
drums [drums played with timpani mallets]: Nick Mason (1967-08-01 – 1967-10)
farfisa: Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-08-07 – 1968-01-11)
vibraphone: Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-08-07 – 1967-10)
electric guitar: Syd Barrett (1967-08-07 – 1967-10)
David Gilmour (1968-01-10 – 1968-01-11)
celesta: Richard Wright (Pink Floyd keyboardist) (1967-08-07 – 1967-10)
engineer: Peter Bown
lead vocals: Roger Waters (1967-08-07 – 1968-01-11)
phonographic copyright by: Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith) (1968)
producer: Norman Smith (UK producer/engineer, performer as Hurricane Smith)
recording engineer: Peter Bown
phonographic copyright by: EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1968)
Pink Floyd Music Ltd. (2011)
recorded at: Abbey Road Studios in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1967-08-07)
De Lane Lea Studios in London, England, United Kingdom (1967-10)
Abbey Road Studios in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1968-01-10 – 1968-01-11)
remixes: Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun (original mono mix)
sampled by: Rollercoaster by Ronnie Urini & Venus
recording of: Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun (1967-08-07 – 1968-01-11)

Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun

composer: Roger Waters
lyricist: Roger Waters
publisher: Essex
Essex International
Essex Music International
Essex Music International, Inc.
Lupus Music Co. Ltd
Magdalene Music
TRO Essex Music International, Inc.
TRO-Hampshire House Publishing Corp.
Westminster Music Ltd.