Flickering Flame: The Solo Years, Volume I

~ Release by Roger Waters (see all versions of this release, 5 available)

Tracklist

CD 1
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1Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door
acoustic guitar and electric guitar:
Clem Clempson
keyboard:
Simon Chamberlain (pianist)
background vocals:
Doreen Chanter and Katie Kissoon
vocals:
Roger Waters
cover recording of:
Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door
additional lyricist:
Bob Dylan (on 1975-03-23)
lyricist and composer:
Bob Dylan
publisher:
Ram’s Horn Music, Sony/ATV Music Publishing (UK) Ltd., Sony/ATV Music Publishing, LLC (1995-2020) and Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996)
4:07
2Too Much Rope
mixer:
James Guthrie
12 string guitar [Rickenbacker 12-string played with feather]:
Andy Fairweather‐Low
bass guitar:
Jimmy Johnson (US session bassist)
drums (drum set):
Graham Broad
guitar:
Geoff Whitehorn
guitar [additional guitars]:
Steve Lukather
keyboard:
Patrick Leonard (american producer, songwriter and pianist)
percussion:
Luis Conte (percussionist)
vocals:
Roger Waters
orchestra:
National Philharmonic Orchestra (of London, mostly film music and opera)
conductor:
Michael Kamen (American score composer)
recording of:
Too Much Rope
writer:
Roger Waters
publisher:
Pink Floyd Music Publishers Inc. and Roger Waters Music Overseas Ltd.
5:12
3The Tide Is Turning
drum machine [drum programming], keyboard and piano:
Ian Ritchie
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Graham Broad
electric guitar:
Andy Fairweather‐Low and Jay Stapely
horn [horn section]:
John Phirkell, Peter Thomas (trombone) and Ian Ritchie
saxophone:
Mel Collins
background vocals:
Madeline Bell, Vicki Brown (English pop, rock & contemporary classical singer), Doreen Chanter, Katie Kissoon, Suzanne Rhatigan and Steve Langer (backing vocalist/studio singer, aka Stevie Lange)
vocals:
Roger Waters
recording of:
The Tide Is Turning (After Live Aid)
lyricist and composer:
Roger Waters
publisher:
Pink Floyd Music Publishers Ltd. and Roger Waters Music Limited
5:25
4Perfect Sense, Parts I & II7:22
5Three Wishes
recording engineer:
Nick Griffiths (engineer)
co-producer:
Nick Griffiths (engineer)
producer:
Patrick Leonard (american producer, songwriter and pianist) and Roger Waters
mixer:
James Guthrie
12 string guitar [Rickenbacker 12-string guitar played with feather]:
Andy Fairweather‐Low
drums (drum set):
Graham Broad
electric bass guitar:
Jimmy Johnson (US session bassist)
guitar [Chorus Leslie Gutiar]:
Tim Pierce
Hammond organ:
John "Rabbit" Bundrick
keyboard:
Patrick Leonard (american producer, songwriter and pianist)
percussion:
Luis Conte (percussionist)
solo guitar:
Jeff Beck
background vocals:
Doreen Chanter and Katie Kissoon
lead vocals:
Roger Waters
recording of:
Three Wishes
writer:
Roger Waters
publisher:
Pink Floyd Music Publishers Inc. and Roger Waters Music Overseas Ltd.
4.56:49
65:06 AM (Every Stranger’s Eyes)
assistant engineer:
Laura Boisan
engineer:
Andy Jackson (UK recording engineer/prog musician)
producer:
Michael Kamen (American score composer) and Roger Waters
electric guitar:
Eric Clapton
piano:
Michael Kamen (American score composer)
vocals:
Roger Waters
recording of:
5:06 AM (Every Stranger's Eyes) (from 1983-02 until 1983-12)
lyricist and composer:
Roger Waters
publisher:
Pink Floyd Music Publishers Ltd. and Unichappell Music, Inc.
44:48
7Who Needs Information
drum machine programming and sampler [fairlight] programming:
Ian Ritchie
assistant engineer:
Colin Lyon (engineer), Paul Batchelor and Kevin Whyte
engineer:
Chris Sheldon (mixer, producer)
producer:
Ian Ritchie and Roger Waters
bass guitar and guitar:
Roger Waters
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Graham Broad
electric guitar:
Andy Fairweather‐Low
keyboard:
Ian Ritchie and Roger Waters
piano:
Ian Ritchie
tenor saxophone:
Ian Ritchie (from 1986-10 until 1986-12)
trombone:
Peter Thoms (trombone) (from 1986-10 until 1986-12)
trumpet:
John Phirkell (from 1986-10 until 1986-12)
background vocals:
Madeline Bell (from 1986-10 until 1986-12), Doreen Chanter (from 1986-10 until 1986-12), Katie Kissoon (from 1986-10 until 1986-12), Steve Langer (backing vocalist/studio singer, aka Stevie Lange) (from 1986-10 until 1986-12) and Vicky Brown (English pop, rock & contemporary classical singer) (from 1986-10 until 1986-12)
vocals:
Roger Waters (from 1986-10 until 1986-12)
performer:
The Bleeding Heart Band
brass [horns] arranger:
Ian Ritchie
phonographic copyright (℗) by:
CBS, Inc. (US broadcasting company; file no releases here!) (in 1987)
recorded at:
The Billiard Room in Leeds (from 1986-10 until 1986-12)
mixed at:
Odyssey Studio (London) in London (Greater London, which includes the City of London) (from 1987-02 until 1987-03)
recording of:
Who Needs Information (from 1986-10 until 1986-12)
lyricist and composer:
Roger Waters
publisher:
Pink Floyd Music Publishers Ltd. and Roger Waters Music Limited
45:55
8Each Small Candle
guitar:
Snowy White (guitarist)
recording of:
Each Small Candle
lyricist and composer:
Roger Waters
8:35
9Flickering Flame6:45
10Towers of Faith
assistant engineer:
Colin Lyon (engineer)
engineer and audio engineer:
Nick Griffiths (engineer)
co-producer:
Nick Griffiths for Dodgy Productions (engineer)
producer:
Roger Waters
bass guitar:
John Gordon (UK organist with The Ugly's)
drum machine [Linn Programming] and drum machine [LINN Programming]:
John Linwood
drums (drum set):
Freddie KRC
electric guitar:
Jay Stapely
keyboard:
Matt Irving and Nick Glenny Smith
saxophone:
Mel Collins
lead vocals:
Clare Torry
vocals:
Clare Torry and Roger Waters
recording of:
Towers of Faith
lyricist and composer:
Roger Waters
6:52
11Radio Waves
drum machine [drum programming], keyboard and piano:
Ian Ritchie
drums (drum set) and percussion:
Graham Broad
electric guitar:
Andy Fairweather‐Low and Jay Stapely
horn [horn section]:
John Phirkell, Peter Thomas (trombone) and Ian Ritchie
saxophone:
Mel Collins
background vocals:
Madeline Bell, Vicki Brown (English pop, rock & contemporary classical singer), Doreen Chanter, Katie Kissoon, Suzanne Rhatigan and Steve Langer (backing vocalist/studio singer, aka Stevie Lange)
vocals:
Roger Waters
recording of:
Radio Waves
lyricist and composer:
Roger Waters
publisher:
Pink Floyd Music Publishers Ltd. and Roger Waters Music Limited
4:31
12Lost Boys Calling (original demo)
vocals:
Roger Waters
orchestrator:
Rick Wentworth
recording of:
Lost Boys Calling
lyricist:
Roger Waters
composer:
Ennio Morricone (composer)
4:04