Welcome to the Paul Simpson discography, as webmaster and archivist i’ve put together this collection over the past few years. It is still not finished and as a collector i’m still looking for items. I’ve put a list together of a few items i’d like to get hold of. You can view it HERE Also if you have anything to add please let me know!

:2015:

Care : Cutting Edge 80's : 3xCD

Care : Cutting Edge 80’s : 3xCD
Label : Sony Music

Record No 88875140272
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword
Notes : An EU release

:2014:

STUPLEX-001

Paul Simpson : Permafrost
Label : Stuplex
Publication : 001 Decay
Contributions By :
1. A Sensory History Of The Brain : Geoff Bunn
2. Green On Red : Alan Dunn
4. Still Hot : Damon Fairclough
3. Pig Iron, Chimneys, Third Beam : Martin Heslop
4. Four Exits : A.E. Pearsall
5. Young Guns Go For It : Will Sergeant
6. Permafrost : Paul Simpson
7. 23 Proposals For Decay Magic : Jeff Young
Notes : A box set of hand bound books, art and sounds. Ltd Edition of 50

:2013:

For One Stormy Night Only

The Wild Swans : For One Stormy Night Only
To help raise much needed emergency funds for The British Red Cross Typhoon Haiyan/Yolanda appeal, the long deleted Wild Swans 5-track live mini-album ‘For One Stormy Night Only’ was made available to download with all the money going to the appeal The download was available between 11/12/13 and 1/1/14.
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : Astral 05RDL
Personnel : Simpson – Pattinson – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Archangels – The Revolutionary Spirit – Tangerine Temple* – Melting Blue Delicious* – Bringing Home The Ashes* – * featuring Will Sergeant
Notes : A few promo boxes were made but they remain unissued.

Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years Deluxe Box

The Wild Swans : Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years : Deluxe Box
Label : Occultation
Record No :
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Falling To Bits – Liquid Mercury (album version) – Chloroform – In Secret – English Electric Lightning (album version) – When Time Stood Still – Underwater – Intravenous – Glow In The Dark – My Town – Lost At Sea – The Bluebell Wood – English Electric Lightning (original 10″ version) – Liquid Mercury (original 7″ version) – Dark Times – Disintegrating – Poison – Maybe It’s You – The Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years – The Wickedest Man In The World – Half Life
Notes : Expanded edition that includes all the singles and B sides plus two unreleased tracks this version contains 2x180g LP : Custom-made box, approx. 2″ (5cm) deep and laser-engraved : custom printed letterpress insert : signed photo of Paul Simpson : gig ticket : CD : Poster : Postcard : badge : “Coldest Winter” song lyric insert.

Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years Standard Box

The Wild Swans : Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years : Standard Boxset
Label : Occultation
Record No :
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Falling To Bits – Liquid Mercury (album version) – Chloroform – In Secret – English Electric Lightning (album version) – When Time Stood Still – Underwater – Intravenous – Glow In The Dark – My Town – Lost At Sea – The Bluebell Wood – English Electric Lightning (original 10″ version) – Liquid Mercury (original 7″ version) – Dark Times – Disintegrating – Poison – Maybe It’s You – The Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years – The Wickedest Man In The World – Half Life
Notes : Expanded edition that includes all the singles and B sides plus two unreleased tracks this version contains 2x180LP : CD : Poster : Postcard : badge : “Coldest Winter” song lyric insert, all in specially-printed outer packaging.

Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years Expanded

The Wild Swans : Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years : CD : LP
Label : Occultation
Record No :
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Falling To Bits – Liquid Mercury (album version) – Chloroform – In Secret – English Electric Lightning (album version) – When Time Stood Still – Underwater – Intravenous – Glow In The Dark – My Town – Lost At Sea – The Bluebell Wood – English Electric Lightning (original 10″ version) – Liquid Mercury (original 7″ version) – Dark Times – Disintegrating – Poison – Maybe It’s You – The Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years – The Wickedest Man In The World – Half Life
Notes : Expanded edition that includes all the singles and B sides plus two unreleased tracks.

Incandesent Vinyl

The Wild Swans : Incandescent : LP : LP+Book
Label : Occultation
Record No :
Personnel :
Tracks : Revolutionary Spirit – God Forbid – Flowers Of England – The Iron Bed – Opium – Now You’re Perfect – No Bleeding – Enchanted – Thirst – The Revolutionary Spirit (US) – God Forbid (US) – Northern England – Now And Forever – Crowning Glory – Holy Spear – Broken Home – Infidel – God Forbid (Live) – Miracle Heart (Live) – Now You’re Perfect (Live) – Hour Of Need (Live) – Fruits Of The Earth (Live) – The Revolutionary Spirit (Live)
Notes : Available in 180g vinyl both in Gatefod Sleeve and a Limited edition Hardback Book Edition

Curfew Tower

Paul Simpson : The Curfew Tower : LP
Label : Product Records
Record No : Product 1
Personnel : Paul Simpson
Tracks : Dreaming Wicked
Notes : The album features works by Alan Dunn, Jinx Lennon, Sophie Coyle, Point5 (Thorpe/Woodward), CLINIC, Daniel Simpkins/Penny Whitehead, Damon Fairclough, Jeff Young, Paul Simpson, Easterjack, SINGERSONGWRITER, Ex Easter Island Head (Duvall/Morrison), Liam O’Callaghan, Paul Sullivan and TENZING SCOTT BROWN. There are only 250 copies of this album in existence. Each album has a unique front cover artwork designed by the residency artists (15 copies of each cover).

Scared To Get Happy

The Wild Swans : Scared To Get Happy : CD
Label : Cherry Red
Record No : CRCDBOX10
Personnel : Jeremy Kelly – Paul Simpson – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks : Revolutionary Spirit
Notes : 5 CD set in a hardback book cover.

:2012:

The Ghost Telegrams Vol1

Paul Simpson : The Ghost Telegrams Vol 1 : CD
Label : Ghost Telegrams
Record No : None
Personnel : Alan Dunn – Paul Simpson – Jeff Young
Tracks : The Ghost Telegrams
Notes : The Ghost Telegrams (volume 1) is a new sound art commission exploring the extraordinary founders of Lytham, the Clifton family, with the voice of Harry played by Ron Moody and the female voices by Jennifer John. The Ghost Telegrams (volume 1) was broadcast throughout Lowther Gardens during daylight from 11th – 30th July 2012 with a free CD available at Lytham Hall and Lowther Pavilion.

:2011:

Pure Alternative 80's

Care : Pure… Alternative 80’s : CD
Label : Sony
Record No : 88697962852
Personnel : Simpson – Broudie
Tracks: Flaming Sword
Notes : A 5 CD compilation in a card slipcase

Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years

The Wild Swans : Coldest Winter For A Hundred Years : CD
Label : Occultation/Kitten Charmer
Record No : DIONE7DB012CD : US KC002CD
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Falling To Bits – Liquid Mercury – Chloroform – In Secret – English Electric Lightning – When Time Stood Still – Underwater – Intravenous – Glow In The Dark – My Town – Lost At Sea – The Bluebell Wood
Notes : Gatefold card sleeve with inner sleeve

Tracks In Snow

The Wild Swans : Tracks In Snow : CD
Label : Occultation
Record No : DIONE7DB013CD
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks: Dark Times – Disintergrating – Posion
Notes : Limited edition companion CD sold on the Wild Swans tour

With A Bow

The Wild Swans : With A Bow : CD
Label : Kitten Charmer
Record No : KC005CD
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Dark Times
Notes : A benifit CD to help victims of the Japan tsunami

Now Hear This

The Wild Swans : Now Hear This! : CD
Label : The Word
Record No : Aug2011
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : The Bluebell Wood
Notes : A free CD given away with THE WORD magazine

:2010:

Darkside

The Wild Swans : This Is The Darkside Mixes : CD
Label : Darkside Remix Records
Record No : DSM11
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bringing Home The Ashes (Darkside Remix)
Notes : A Brazilian remix CD

For One Stormy Night Only

The Wild Swans : For One Stormy Night Only : Promo CD : Download
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : Astral 04CD
Personnel : Simpson – Pattinson – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Archangels – The Revolutionary Spirit – Tangerine Temple* – Melting Blue Delicious* – Bringing Home The Ashes* – * featuring Will Sergeant
Notes : 10 Promo CD’s were made and given to band members and friends. The download is available for 4 weeks only (6/2/10 – 5/3/10).

Man In A Burning Anorak Vol 2

Paul Simpson : Man In A Burning Anorak Vol 2 : CD : Download
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : Astral06CD
Personnel :
Tracks : Whirlpool – Decomposing – I Don’t Think Jesus Loves Me – The Love Syringe – Disintergrating – Slow Poison – I Was Drunk – I Just Can’t Take Anymore – Closed For The Winter – I Never Got Over It – The Wickedest Man In The World – Side Effects – Dark Blossoms – Song In Green Ink – Whirlpool (Reprise)
Notes : Limited edition of 50 CD’s with OBI Strip, These were sold on the Wild Swans tour

Man In A Burning Anorak Vol 1

Paul Simpson : Man In A Burning Anorak Vol 1 : CD : Download
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : Astral04CD
Personnel :
Tracks : Contact High – Electric Sunrise Pt.1 – Sunken Ships – Beautiful French Degenerate – Apollo Tomorrow – Peace Man – Astral Girl – Beautiful – Northern Lights – Ghosts Of The Russian Forest – I’m Gone – Dark Blossoms
Notes : Limited edition of 50 CD’s with OBI Strip, These were sold on the Wild Swans tour

:2009:

English Electric Lightning

The Wild Swans : English Electric Lightning : 10″ : Promo CD : Download : 12″ Test Pressing
Label : Occultation
Record No : DIONE7D9001
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : English Electric Lightning – The Coldest Winter For Hundred Years
Notes : 10″ with heavy card sleeve and inner

English Electric Lightning Acetate

The Wild Swans : English Electric Lightning : CD Acetate
Label : Loft Mastering
Record No : DIONE7D9001
Personnel : Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : English Electric Lightning – The Coldest Winter For Hundred Years
Notes :

Liquid Mercury

The Wild Swans : Liquid Mercury : 7″ + Signed Postcard : Promo CD : Download : 7″ Test Pressing
Label : Occultation
Record No : DIONE7D9003
Personnel :Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Liquid Mercury – The Wickedest Man In The World
Notes : The first 100 7″ singles came with a signed photo

Liquid Mercury Acetate

The Wild Swans : Liquid Mercury : CD Acetate
Label : Loft Mastering
Record No : DIONE7D9003
Personnel :Simpson – Quinn – Maymi – Mooney – Beswick
Tracks : Liquid Mercury – The Wickedest Man In The World
Notes :

:2008:

Beloved

The Wild Swans : Beloved : CD
Label : MojoFormat
Record No : – – – –
Personnel : Jeremy Kelly – Paul Simpson – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks : Revolutionary Spirit
Notes : Free CD given away with MOJO magazine

:2007:

Space Flower Expanded

The Wild Swans : Space Flower : Expanded CD
Label : Wounded Bird Records
Record No : WOU-6154
Personnel:
Tracks : Melting Blue Delicious – Butterfly Girl – Tangerine Temple – Immaculate – Space Flower – Chocolate Bubblegum – I’m A Lighthouse – Magic Hotel – Vanila Melange – Sea Of Tranquility – Like Tuesday – Melting Blue Delicious (Bill Drummond single version) – Sugar Engines (Demo) – Chocolate Bubblegum (Demo) – Lantern Man (Demo) – Magic Hotel (Demo) – Telescope (Demo)
Notes : US version of the expanded CD

Bringing Home The Ashes Expanded

The Wild Swans : Bringing Home The Ashes : Expanded CD
Label : Wounded Bird Records
Record No : WOU-5697
Personnel :
Tracks : Young Manhood – Bible Dreams – Bitterness – Archangles – Northern England – Whirlpool Heart – Bringing Home The Ashes – Mythical Beast – Now And Forever – The Worst Year Of My Life – Holy Holy – The World Of Milk & Blood – 1982 – Pure Evil
Notes : US version of the expanded CD

:2006:

Right Time Wrong Speed

The Wild Swans : Right Time Wrong Speed : CD
Label : WMTV
Record No : WMTV23
Personnel : Jeremy Kelly – Paul Simpson – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks : Revolutionary Sirit
Notes : CD with card slipcase

North By North West

Care : North By North West : 2xCD : 3xCD Boxset
Label : Korova
Record No : KODE 1001
Personnel : Broudie – Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword
Notes : The 2xCD came in a card slipcase, The 3xCD box had a CD of bonus recordings

Platinum Collection

The Wild Swans : Platinum Collection : CD
Label : Warner Music
Record No : 510112916
Personnel :
Tracks : Bringing Home The Ashes – Young Manhood – Bible Dreams – Whirlpool Heart – Northern England – Mythical Beast – Melting Blue Delicious – Chocolate Bubblegum – I’m A Lighthouse – The Worst Year Of My Life – Butterfly Girl – Space Flower – Magic Hotel/Bitterness – Now And Forever – Immaculate – Archangels – Sea Of Tranquility
Notes :

:2005:

Dream Diaries

Paul Simpson : Dream Diaries : CD
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : Astral 02CD
Personnel : Paul Simpson
Tracks : The Dream Diaries
Notes : A spoken word CD with music by Skyray

Liquid Crystal Display

Skyray : Liquid Crystal Display : CD
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : Astral01CD
Personnel : Paul Simpson – John Lawrence – William Sergeant – Henry Priestman – Alan Holmes – Thorkel Styrbjorn
Tracks : Skyray Is Love – Infectious Propulsion – The Sleep Clinic – Solarisation – The Acid Mantle – Salon de Mars – I Am Not Your Servant – Brainwaves – The Mad Queen’s Orchestra – Seduce, Bewitch, Destroy – Sleepydust – The Way Out Forever Pattern
Notes :

New Wave Essentials

The Wild Swans : New Wave Essentials : CD
Label : Warner Music
Record No : 50510110015
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bringing Home The Ashes
Notes :

The Best Of New Wave

The Wild Swans : The Best Of New Wave : CD
Label : Warner
Record No : 9548 35740-2
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bringing Home The Ashes
Notes :

The Wild Swans Remixes

The Wild Swans : Remixes : CD
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : None
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bringing Home The Ashes (Dance Mix) – Worst Year Of My Life (Extended) – Bringing Home The Ashes (Remix)
Notes : A collection of remixes from various sources

Persistance Of Vision

Skyray : The Serpents : Persistance Of Vision : CD
Label : Ochre
Record No : OCHPRO 006
Personnel : The Serpents –
Tracks : Neptune Variations (Edit) : No Mask, No Cloak
Notes : Promo release for a forthcoming Ochre CD that never made it to print.

:2004:

Zoology

A Shallow Madness : The Teardrop Explodes : Zoology CD
Label : Head Heritage
Record No : HH16
Personnel : Julian Cope – Paul Simpson – Gary Dywer – Mick Finkler – Ian McCulloch – Dave Pickett
Tracks : From Five Miles Up – Camera Camera – Books – The Tunnel
Notes :

Melting Blue Delicious

The Wild Swans : Melting Blue Delicious : CD
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : —-
Personnel :
Tracks : Melting Blue Delicious (LP) – Melting Blue Delicious (Vocal) – Melting Blue Delicious (St Petersburgh Remix)
Notes : Promo CD in sleeve that came in a stamped paper bag. Un-released

Ice Rink Music

Skyray : Ice Rink Music : CD : Download
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : Astral03CD
Personnel : Paul Simpson
Tracks : Oxygum – My Father’s Force Field – Kristian Birkeland – Alpine Sketchbook
Notes : Handmade Ltd edition of around 50 CD’s

Blueline

Skyray : Blueline : CD
Label : Horizon
Record No: HRZP012
Personnel :
Tracks : Girl In A Bird Cage
Notes : Japanese compilation CD with OBI

The Story Of Zoo Records

The Teardrop Explodes : The Wild Swans : Revolutionary Spirit – The Story Of Zoo Records : Boxset
Label : – – – –
Record No : – – – –
Personnel : Jeremy Kelly – Paul Simpson – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills – Julian Cope – Mick Finkler – Gary Dwyer
Tracks : Revolutionary Spirit – God Forbid
Notes : Boxset including book and individual CD’s for all the Zoo releases (as yet unreleased)

Here's One I Made Earlier

Paul Simpson : Here’s One I Made Earlier : CD
Label : Astral Girl
Record No : None
Personnel :
Tracks : Electric Sunrise Pt1 (Version 1) : Electric Sunrise Pt1 (Version 2) : Psychic Nation
Notes : Promo CD in handmade sleeve

:2003:

Incandescent

The Wild Swans : Incandescent : 2xCD
Label : Renacent
Record No : REN CD 7
Personnel :
Tracks : Revolutionary Spirit – God Forbid – Flowers Of England – The Iron Bed – Opium – Now You’re Perfect – No Bleeding – Enchanted – Thirst – The Revolutionary Spirit (US) – God Forbid (US) – Northern England – Now And Forever – Crowning Glory – Holy Spear – Broken Home – Infidel – God Forbid (Live) – Miracle Heart (Live) – Now You’re Perfect (Live) – Hour Of Need (Live) – Fruits Of The Earth (Live) – The Revolutionary Spirit (Live)
Notes : CD comes in a card slipcase

Skyray : Superblock : Promo CD
Label : BBC
Record No : None
Personnel :
Tracks : Radio Play with music by Skyray
Notes : a play by Jeff Young broardcast on the 26-1-03 by bbc radio 3

Superblockrockingbeats

Skyray : Superblockrockingbeats : CD
Label : Tennant Spin
Record No : DRYAUDIO 001
Personnel :
Tracks :
Notes : Does not contain any of Paul’s music but is a companion disc for the play above

:2002:

Themes Volume 1

Skyray : Themes Vol:1 : CD
Label : Ochre
Record No : OCHREEL 01
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations Pt1 – Neptune Variations Pt2
Notes :

Louis Vuitton Le Magazine

Skyray : Louis Vuitton Le Magazine : CD
Label : Le Magazine
Record No : —-
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations (Edit)
Notes : Louis Vuitton Japanese magazine with free CD

Live At The T&CC

The Wild Swans : WS Live : Bootleg CD
Label : CFI
Record No : CFI011
Personnel :
Tracks : London T&CC
Notes :

The Wild Swans Live

The Wild Swans : WS Live : Bootleg CD
Label : CFI
Record No : CFI010
Personnel :
Tracks : Coventry Poly – Bristol Studio
Notes :

Sunday Best

Skyray : Sunday Best : CD
Label : Sunday Best Records
Record No : SBESTCD1
Personnel :
Tracks : Girl In A Bird Cage
Notes : CD in card slipcase

:2001:

Chill Out System

Skyray : Chill Out System : CD
Label : Tripmag
Record No : TRIPMAG 9/01
Personnel :
Tracks : Invisible
Notes : Free CD with Tripmag from the Czech Republic

Liverpool Cult Classics Vol 2

The Teardrop Explodes : Paul Simpson : Liverpool Cult Classics Unearthed Vol2 : CD
Label : Viper Records
Record No : CD009
Personnel : Simpson – Cope – Dwyer – Finkler – Cavanagh – Goldberg – Hemmings
Tracks : Camera Camera (Live 79) – Astral Girl
Notes :

Live At The Unity Theatre

Skyray : Unity Theatre ‘Live’ : Bootleg CD
Label : CFI
Record No : CF006
Personnel : Paul Simpson – Longstone – Henry Priestman
Tracks : Dream Diaries – Live Set
Notes :

Ochre 7 Live

Skyray : Ochre 7 ‘Live’ : Bootleg CD
Label : CFI
Record No : CF007
Personnel : Paul Simpson – Longstone – Henry Priestman
Tracks : Dream Diaries – Live Set
Notes :

271199

Skyray : The Serpents : 271199 : CD
Label : Ochre Records
Record No : OCH 0210
Personnel : The Serpents – Longstone – Henry Priestman
Tracks : KFZ (Live) – Bikini Atoll (Live)
Notes :

Ibiza By Day

Skyray : Ibiza By Day : CD
Label : Muzik
Record No : Muzik CD5
Personnel :
Tracks : Jet Steam Summer
Notes :

Ochre 7

Skyray : Ochre 7 Festival : CD
Label : Ochre
Record No : OCH030LCD
Personnel :
Tracks : Solarization
Notes : CD given away with the ticket to the Ochre 7 Festival

Solar Spectrums 2

Skyray : Solar Spectrums 2 : CD
Label : Obsessive
Record No : EVSCD18
Personnel :
Tracks : Jet Stream Summer
Notes : CD in card slipcase

Infrasonic Waves

The Serpents : Infrasonic Waves : CD
Label : Ochre Records
Record No : OCH 0251
Personnel : The Serpents
Tracks : Mondarian Policecar
Notes :

Liverpool Cult Classics Vol 1

A Shallow Madness : The Wild Swans : Liverpool Cult Classics Unearthed Vol1 : CD
Label : Viper Records
Record No : CD006
Personnel : Cope – Finkler – Simpson – Dwyer
Tracks : Straight Rain – Melting Blue Delicious (Bill Drummond’s Remix)
Notes :

:2000:

Floored Genius 3

Industrial Domestic : Floored Genius 3 : CD
Label : Head Heritage
Record No : HH8
Personnel : Julian Cope – Paul Simpson – Will Sergeant
Tracks : Satisfaction
Notes :

Slow Dissolve

Skyray : Slow Dissolve : CD
Label : Magnetic
Record No : MAGPRO 001
Personnel :
Tracks : Sunset Lovedrone – Jet Stream Summer – Bikini Atoll – Sunken Ships – Marine Light Interlude – Ornate Flame Terminal – Girl in a Birdcage – Magnetic North – Neptune Variations Pt.1 – Maharani’s Blowfish – Neptune Variations Pt.2
Notes :

Artrocker Fanzine

Skyray : ArtRocker : Cass + Fanzine
Label : ArtRocker
Record No : None
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations (Edit)
Notes : Fanzine in a 7″ record sleeve with a free cassette

Cornucopia Live

Skyray : Cornucopia ‘Live’ : Bootleg CD
Label : CFI
Record No : CF004
Personnel :
Tracks : Live Set
Notes :

Interface

Skyray : Interface : CD
Label : Space Age/Ochre
Record No : Orbit19CD
Personnel :
Tracks : Ornate Flame Terminal
Notes :

New Wave DJ Remixes

The Wild Swans : New Wave DJ Remixes : CD
Label : None
Record No : None
Personnel :
Tracks : Worst Year Of My life (Remix)
Notes :

Cornucopia

Skyray : Cornucopia : CD
Label : Head Heritage
Record No : HH9
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations (Live)
Notes : CD in a card slipcase

:1999:

Mind Lagoons

Skyray : Mind Lagoons : CD
Label : Ochre
Record No : OCH11CD : OCH011LXCD
Personnel : Paul Simpson – Henry Priestman – John Lawrence – Alan Holmes – Longstone – Tenzing Scott-Brown
Tracks : Sunset Lovedrone – Jet Stream Summer – Bikini Atoll – Sunken Ships – Mind Lagoons – Marine Light Interlude – Ornate Flame Terminal – Girl In A Birdcage – Starry Dome Fragments – Jet Stream (Vapour Trails) – Aloha Sunset Lovedrone – High Viking
Notes : The 1st pressing (OCH11CD) was a card digi pack sleeve, Later pressings (OCH011LXCD) were normal CD’s

Womb

Skyray : Womb : CD
Label : Space Age
Record No : Orbit18CD
Personnel : Paul Simpson – Satomi Masuda
Tracks : Womb
Notes :

Crashing In

Skyray : Crashing In : CD
Label : Big Issue
Record No : None
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations Pt1
Notes : CD given away with a copy of the Big Issue magazine

Through The Square Window

Skyray : The Serpents : Through The Square Window : CD
Label : Ochre Records/Blue Flea
Record No : blue flea #107
Personnel : The Serpents : Skyray
Tracks : Gwyntog / Neptune Variations
Notes :

:1998:

Theatre Of Sound

Skyray : Theatre of Sound : CD
Label : Kickin Music
Record No : KICKCD 62
Personnel :
Tracks : Invisible
Notes :

Hope

Skyray : Hope : CD
Label : Audio Research Editions
Record No : ARECD101
Personnel :
Tracks : Maharani’s Blowfish
Notes : Promo CD sent to TV/Film and Radio companies

Zero

Skyray : Zero : CD
Label : Audio Research Editions
Record No : ARECD103
Personnel :
Tracks : Coleman’s Fireproof Depostitory
Notes : Promo CD sent to TV/Film and Radio companies

No Mask No Cloak

The Serpents : No Mask No Cloak : 7″ : 7″ Promo : Misspress 7″
Label : Ochre Records
Record No : Och 021
Personnel : The Serpents
Tracks : No Mask, No Cloak – Dim Gobait
Notes : On the misspress the lables are on the wrong sides

You Have Just Been Poisioned

The Serpents : You Have Just Been Poisoned : CD
Label : Ochre Records
Record No : OCH 0101
Personnel : The Serpents
Tracks : Flowers In The Cellar – Bricweithiau Borth Wen – Y Cwpwrdd Lluwchwynt – And So The Ice Melts – Seirff’s Up – Dusted – Heulog – Three Shards Of Time – Map Of Itch – Sgrech Llysywen – Tape Hiss – Lunatic Tester – Dyn Gwiail – As The Sun Goes Down
Notes :

:1997:

Skyray : Neptune Variations : 7″ W/L
Label : Spiffing Records
Record No : SP06
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations Pt 1 (US Version) – Neptune Variations Pt 2 (US Version)
Notes : White Label 7″ for an unreleased US single

Diamonds And Emeralds

Care : Diamonds & Emeralds : CD
Label : Camden
Record No : 74321 500232
Personnel : Broudie – Simpson
Tracks : Diamonds & Emeralds – An Evening In The Ray – Chandeliers – Flaming Sword – Cymophane – Love Crowns & Crucifies – Temper Temper – White Cloud – Caretaking – My Boyish Days (12″ mix) – Sad Day For England – Soldiers & Sailors – Whatever Ppossessed You – Such Is Life – What Kind Of World – Nature Prayed Upon – Flaming Sword (12″ mix) – Misericorde – Besides(One & Two)
Notes :

Neptune Variations

Skyray : Neptune Variations : 10″ : 10″ W/L
Label : Ochre
Record No : OCH015
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations Pt1 – Neptune Variations Pt2
Notes : Green vinyl 10″ disc in a clear printed cover with insert.

Skyray : Neptune Variations : 7″ W/L
Label : Ochre
Record No :
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations Pt1
Notes : W/L Test Pressing

Neptune Variations Promo

Skyray : Neptune Variations : 7″ Promo
Label : Ochre
Record No : OCHPRO 001
Personnel :
Tracks : Neptune Variations Pt1
Notes : Limted edition numbered one sided 7″ promo (Ltd 250 copies)

:1996:

cThe Wild Swans : Space Flower : CD
Label : Sire/Reprise
Record No : WPCR – 10443
Personnel :
Tracks : Melting Blue Delicious – Butterfly Girl – Tangerine Temple – Immaculate – Space Flower – Chocolate Bubblegum – I’m A Lighthouse – Magic Hotel – Vanila Melange – Sea Of Tranquility
Notes : Japanese CD

The Wild Swans : Bringing Home The Ashes : CD
Label : Sire/Reprise
Record No : WPCR-10442
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Bible Dreams/Bitterness – Archangles – Northern England – Whirlpool Heart – Bringing Home The Ashes – Mythical Beast – Now And Forever – The Worst Year Of My Life
Notes : Japanese CD

Tranquilliser

Skyray : Tranquilliser : CD
Label : Ochre
Record No : OCH006LCD
Personnel :
Tracks : Rocket Lake – Neptune Variations Pt1 – Neptune Variations Pt2 – Invisable Pt1 – Invisable Pt2 – Magnetic North
Notes : Card sleeve with inner

Invisible

Skyray : Invisible : 10″ : 10″ W/L
Label Ochre
Record No : OCH011
Personnel :
Tracks : Invisable Pt1 – Invisable Pt2
Notes : Clear vinyl 10″ disc in a clear printed cover with insert.

:1992:

The Indie Scene 1982

The Wild Swans : The Indie Scene 1982 : CD
Label : Connoisseur Records
Record No : IBMCD82
Personnel : Jeremy Kelly – Paul Simpson – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks : Revolutionary Spirit
Notes : Withdrawn due to the poor quality of the CD

:1991:

The Indie Scene 1978

The Teardrop Explodes : The Indie Scene 78 : CD
Label : Connoisseur Records
Record No : IBM CD78
Personnel : Simpson – Cope – Dwyer – Finkler
Tracks : Sleeping Gas
Notes : Withdrawn due to the poor quality of the CD

Certified Remixes

The Wild Swans : Certified Remixes : 12″ Yellow Vinyl
Label : Indovinyl
Record No : RDNW30
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bringing Home The Ashes – Remixed by the Bee
Notes : Yellow vinyl 12″ in clear sleeve with insert

Winter Of Discontent

The Wild Swans : Winter Of Discontent : CD
Label : Strange Fruit
Record No : SFRCD204
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Huges – Quinn
Tracks : Enchanted
Notes : Peel session CD

:1990:

The Zoo Uncaged

The Wild Swans : The Teardrop Explodes : The Zoo Uncaged 1978-1982 : LP : Cass : CD : W/L LP + Proof Sleeve
Label : Document Records
Record No : DC1
Personnel : Simpson – Cope – Dwyer – Finkler – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks : Sleeping Gas – Camera Camera – Revolutionary Spirit – God Forbid
Notes :

Piano

The Teardrop Explodes : Piano : LP : Cass : CD : W/L LP + Proof Sleeve
Label : Document Records
Record No : DC4
Personnel : Simpson – Cope – Dwyer – Finkler
Tracks : Sleeping Gas – Camera Camera – Kirkby Workers Dream Fades
Notes :

Complete Box

The Teardrop Explodes : The Complete Works : Box Set
Label : Document Records
Record No : ZBOX1
Personnel : Simpson – Cope – Dwyer – Finkler – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks : Sleeping Gas – Camera Camera – Kirkby Workers Dream Fades – Revolutionary Spirit – God Forbid
Notes :

Space Flower

The Wild Swans : Space Flower : LP : Cass : CD : CD Longbox
Label : Sire
Record No : 26154
Personnel :
Tracks : Melting Blue Delicious – Butterfly Girl – Tangerine Temple – Immaculate – Space Flower – Chocolate Bubblegum – I’m A Lighthouse – Magic Hotel – Vanila Melange – Sea Of Tranquility
Notes : US release

Space Flower

The Wild Swans : Space Flower : LP : Cass : CD
Label : Sire
Record No : 26154
Personnel :
Tracks : Melting Blue Delicious – Butterfly Girl – Tangerine Temple – Immaculate – Space Flower – Chocolate Bubblegum – I’m A Lighthouse – Magic Hotel – Vanila Melange – Sea Of Tranquility
Notes : UK and Europe

Melting Blue Delicious

The Wild Swans : Melting Blue Delicious : 7″ : 12″
Label : Sire
Record No : None
Personnel :
Tracks :
Notes : Unreleased

Follow Our Tracks

The Wild Swans : Follow Our Tracks Vol 4 : CD
Label : Reprise
Record No : PROCD 40
Personnel :
Tracks : Butterfly Girl
Notes : US Sampler CD

Just Say Da

The Wild Swans : Just Say Da : CD
Label : Sire
Record No : 26240
Personnel :
Tracks : Melting Blue Delicious
Notes : US Sampler CD also available in a longbox

:1989:

Music For The Starving Millions

The Wild Swans : Music For The Starving Millions : CD
Label : Sire
Record No : PROCD 2831
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Mythical Beast
Notes : US CD sampler

:1988:

Bringing Home The Ashes

The Wild Swans : Bringing Home The Ashes : LP : Cass : CD
Label : Sire
Record No : 25679
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Bible Dreams/Bitterness – Archangles – Northern England – Whirlpool Heart – Bringing Home The Ashes – Mythical Beast – Now And Forever – The Worst Year Of My Life
Notes : US release

The Wild Swans : Bringing Home The Ashes : Cass
Label : Sire
Record No : 25679
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Bible Dreams/Bitterness – Archangles – Northern England – Whirlpool Heart – Bringing Home The Ashes – Mythical Beast – Now And Forever – The Worst Year Of My Life
Notes : Philippines Cassette, there are two versions of this cassette

Bringing Home The Ashes

The Wild Swans : Bringing Home The Ashes : LP : Cass
Label : Sire
Record No : 25679
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Bible Dreams/Bitterness – Archangles – Northern England – Whirlpool Heart – Bringing Home The Ashes – Mythical Beast – Now And Forever – The Worst Year Of My Life
Notes : Canadian LP and Cassette

Bringing Home The Ashes

The Wild Swans : Bringing Home The Ashes : LP : Cass
Label : Sire/Reprise
Record No : 25679
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Bible Dreams/Bitterness – Archangles – Northern England – Whirlpool Heart – Bringing Home The Ashes – Mythical Beast – Now And Forever – The Worst Year Of My Life
Notes : Australian LP and Cassette

Bringing Home The Ashes

The Wild Swans : Bringing Home The Ashes : LP : Cass
Label : Sire
Record No : 25679
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Bible Dreams/Bitterness – Archangles – Northern England – Whirlpool Heart – Bringing Home The Ashes – Mythical Beast – Now And Forever – The Worst Year Of My Life
Notes : UK and Europe

The Wild Swans : Young Manhood : 12″ Promo
Label : Sire
Record No :PRO-2964
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Holy Holy – The World Of Milk And Blood
Notes : US Promo 12″

The Wild Swans : Young Manhood : CD Promo

The Wild Swans : Young Manhood : CD Promo
Label : Sire
Record No :PRO-CD-2964
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Holy Holy – The World Of Milk And Blood
Notes : US Promo CD

Young Manhood

The Wild Swans : Young Manhood : 7″ : 12″
Label : Sire
Record No : w7973
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Holy Holy – The World Of Milk And Blood
Notes :

Bible Dreams

The Wild Swans : Bible Dreams : 7″ : 12″
Label : Sire
Record No : 921 043-0
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bible Dreams – 1982 – Pure Evil
Notes : German 7″ and 12″ P/S

Bible Dreams

The Wild Swans : Bible Dreams : 7″ 
Label : Sire
Record No : 7.27765
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bible Dreams – 1982 – Pure Evil
Notes : Austraian 7″ P/S

Bible Dreams

The Wild Swans : Bible Dreams : 7″ : 12″
Label : Sire
Record No : w7765
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bible Dreams – 1982 – Pure Evil
Notes :

Just Say Yo

The Wild Swans : Just Say Yo : CD
Label : Sire
Record No : 25745
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Bible Dreams
Notes : US Sampler CD also available in a longbox

The Wild Swans : Swans Besta : Promo Cass

The Wild Swans : Swans Besta : Promo Cass
Label : Sire
Record No :
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Mythical Beast – Northern England – Bible Dreams
Notes : Promo cassette in a card slipcase

The Wild Swans : Music And Talk : Promo LP
Label : Sire
Record No : Pro 362
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Talk – Mythical Beast – Talk – Northern England – Talk – Bible Dreams – Talk – Revolutionary Spirit
Notes :

Music And Talk From Liverpool

The Wild Swans : Music And Talk : Promo CD
Label : Sire
Record No : Pro 362
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood – Talk – Mythical Beast – Talk – Northern England – Talk – Bible Dreams – Talk – Revolutionary Spirit
Notes :

:1987:

Just Say Yes

The Wild Swans : Just Say Yes : CD
Label : Sire
Record No : 25665
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Young Manhood
Notes : US Sampler CD also available in a longbox

The Wild Swans : Poison Tree : 7″ W/L

The Wild Swans : Poison Tree : 7″ W/L
Label : None
Record No : None
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Fearon
Tracks : Poison Tree
Notes : Unreleased 7″ W/L

:1986:

The Wild Swans : Peel Sessions : Cassette

The Wild Swans : Peel Sessions : Cassette
Label : Strange Fruit Records
Record No : sfps 006
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Quinn – Hughes
Tracks : No Bleeding – Enchanted – Thirst
Notes :

The Wild Swans : Peel Sessions : 12″ Promo

The Wild Swans : Peel Sessions : 12″ Promo
Label : Strange Fruit Records
Record No : sfps 006
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Quinn – Hughes
Tracks : No Bleeding – Enchanted – Thirst
Notes :

Peel Sessions

The Wild Swans : Peel Sessions : 12″
Label : Strange Fruit Records
Record No : sfps 006
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Quinn – Hughes
Tracks : No Bleeding – Enchanted – Thirst
Notes :

Peel Session US Cassette

The Wild Swans : Peel Sessions : Cass
Label : Dutch East India
Record No : DEI 8317-4
Personnel : Kelly – Simpson – Quinn – Hughes
Tracks : No Bleeding – Enchanted – Thirst
Notes :

:1983:

Care : Disco Mix : Promo 12"

Care : Disco Mix : Promo 12″
Label : Arista
Record No : ARL 38023
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword
Notes : Italian Promo 12″

It's Called New Music

Care : It’s Called New Music : LP
Label : Virgin
Record No : V-4528
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Whatever Possessed You
Notes :

Chart Trek 1 & 2

Care : Chart Trek 1+2 : 2xLP : 2xCass
Label : Ronco
Record No : RONLP 8
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword
Notes :

In-Store Sampler

Care : Arista In-Store Sampler : LP
Label : Arista
Record No : STORE 1
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword
Notes :

:1982:

My Boyish Days

Care : My Boyish Days : 7″ : 12″
Label : Arista
Record No : Kbird 1 : Kbird 121
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : My Boyish Days – An Evening In the Ray – A Sad Day For England – My Boyish Days 12″ Mix
Notes :

My Boyish Days Press Pack

Care : My Boyish Days : 10″ Press Pack
Label : Arista
Record No : Kbird 1
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : My Boyish Days – An Evening In the Ray
Notes : 10″ gatefold sleeve with a copy of the 7″ a biog and 10x8 photo

Flaming Sword

Care : Flaming Sword : 7″ : 7″ Picture Disc : 12″ : 2 x 12″
Label : Arista
Record No : Kbird 2 : Kbpd 2 : Kbird 122 : Dutch ARI8357 : Italian ARS37110
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword – Misericorde – On The White Cloud – Flaming Sword 12″ Mix
Notes : The 2x12″ pack is a shrink wrapped copy of the individual 12″ singles with a sticker on the front.

Care : Flaming Sword : 10″ 2 Sided Acetate

Care : Flaming Sword : 10″ 2 Sided Acetate
Label : Arista
Record No : None
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword – Misericorde
Notes :

Care : Flaming Sword : 7″ 2 Sided Acetate

Care : Flaming Sword : 7″ 2 Sided Acetate
Label : Arista
Record No : None
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword – Misericorde
Notes : Master Room acetate

Flaming Sword Acetate

Care : Flaming Sword : 7″ 1 Sided Acetate
Label : Arista
Record No : None
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Flaming Sword
Notes : Tape 1 acetate

Whatever Possessed You

Care : Whatever Possessed You : 7″ : 12″
Label :Arista
Record No : Kbird 3 : Kbird 123
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Whatever Possessed You – Besides (One & Two) – Besides (Three & Four)
Notes :

Whatever Possessed You Acetate

Care : Whatever Possessed You : 7″ 1 Sided Acetate
Label :Arista
Record No : None
Personnel : Ian Broudie – Paul Simpson
Tracks : Whatever Possessed You
Notes : One sided Master Room 7″ acetate

To The Shores Of Lake Placid

The Teardrop Explodes : To The Shores Of Lake Placid : LP Gatefold
Label : Zoo Records
Record No : Cage 003
Personnel : Julian Cope – Paul Simpson – Gary Dwyer – Mick Finkler
Tracks : Camera Camera
Notes : Gatefold sleeve with a 4 page booklet.

Revolutionary Spirit

The Wild Swans : Revolutionary Spirit : 12″ (2 Different Sleeves)
Label: Zoo Records
Record No: Cage 009
Personnel: Jeremy Kelly – Paul Simpson – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks: Revolutionary Spirit – God Forbid
Notes : The first version of the sleeve was withdrawn when permission for the use of the Icarus image was denied. It was reissued without the image

Revolutionary Spirit Promo

The Wild Swans : Revolutionary Spirit : 7″ Promo
Label: Zoo Records
Record No: Cage 009
Personnel: Jeremy Kelly – Paul Simpson – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks: Revolutionary Spirit – God Forbid
Notes :

The Wild Swans : Revolutionary Spirit : 12″ Acetate : 10″ Acetate
Label: Zoo Records
Record No: None
Personnel: Jeremy Kelly – Paul Simpson – Gerard Quinn – Alan Wills
Tracks: Revolutionary Spirit – God Forbid – Revolutionary Spirit (US Version) – God Forbid (US Version)
Notes : The 12″ has the mono recordings and the 10″ has the stereo versions.

:1979:

The Teardrop Explodes : Sleeping Gas : 7″ Blue Sleeve
Label : Zoo Records
Record No : Cage 003
Personnel : Julian Cope – Paul Simpson – Gary Dwyer – Mick Finkler
Tracks : Sleeping Gas – Camera Camera – Kirkby Workers Dream Fades
Notes : 

Sleeping Gas

The Teardrop Explodes : Sleeping Gas : 7″ Red Sleeve
Label : Zoo Records
Record No : Cage 003
Personnel : Julian Cope – Paul Simpson – Gary Dwyer – Mick Finkler
Tracks : Sleeping Gas – Camera Camera – Kirkby Workers Dream Fades
Notes : The red sleeve comes in two different versions one with the seams on the back as normal and one with them on the front.