- Shine On (Pink Floyd album)
Name = Shine On
Released = 24 November 1992
Recorded = 1967 - 1987
Length = 6:20:16
Label = EMI (UK) Columbia (US)
Producer = See individual albums
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Last album = "Works"
This album = "Shine On"
Next album = "The Early Singles"
"Shine On" is a nine CD
box setby Pink Floydwhich was released in 1992 to coincide with Pink Floyd's 25th anniversary as a recording and touring band. All CDs were digitally remastered.
The eight albums included in this box set are:
A Saucerful of Secrets"
The Dark Side of the Moon"
*"Wish You Were Here"
The Wall" (double album)
A Momentary Lapse of Reason"
*"The Early Singles" (bonus CD not available elsewhere)
The packaging on each of the previously-released albums was unique to this set. The eight black CD cases lined up to show the prism from The Dark Side of the Moon.
Included with the box set was a hardcover book chronicling the career of Pink Floyd from its inception (using band names such as Sigma 6, The Architectural Abdabs, The Screaming Abdabs, The Abdabs, the Megadeaths, The Tea Set, The Pink Floyd Sound, The Pink Floyd, and Pink Floyd) to the late 1980s.
*According to drummer
Nick Mason, a suggestion for the title of the box set was "The Big Bong Theory".U.S. radio show "Rockline", 1992]
David Gilmoursaid calling the box set "Shine On" was not a bowing out retirement box set but a continuation.clarifyme
Roger Waters- Bass, Vocals, Guitar, Synthesizer, Tape effects, Sleeve design, Lyrics, Producer and Tuba
David Gilmour- Guitar, Slide guitar, Kazoo, Tape effects, Bass, Lap steel, Vocals, Producer and all instruments on "Sorrow"
*Richard Wright - Keyboards, Organ, Piano, Synthesizer, Trombone, Clavinet, Tape effects, Lyrics, Producer and Vocals
Nick Mason- Drums, Percussion, Vocals, Tape effects, Producer and Vocalisations on " One of These Days" and " Corporal Clegg"
Syd Barrett- Guitar, Lyrics and Vocals on Jugband Blues, Arnold Layne, See Emily Play, "Apples And Oranges", Candy and a Currant Bunand "Scarecrow".with
*Norman Smith - Producer, Drums on
Remember a Day.
*8 members of the
Salvation Army(The International Staff Band) - Ray Bowes (cornet), Terry Camsey (cornet), Mac Carter (trombone), Les Condon (Eb bass), Maurice Cooper (Euphonium), Ian Hankey (trombone), George Whittingham (Bb bass), and one other on " Jugband Blues".
Clare Torry- Vocalisations on The Great Gig in the Sky.
Dick Parry- Saxophone on Money, Us and Themand Shine On You Crazy Diamond.
Roy Harper- Vocals on Have a Cigar.
*Carlena Williams and
Vanetta Fields- Backing vocals
Doris Troy, Barry St. John, Liza Strike - Vocals (background)
Islington Green School, led by Noel Davis - choir on Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2)
Jeff Porcaro- drums on Mother.
Lee Ritenour- Acoustic guitar on Comfortably Numb.
Jon Carin- Keyboards on A Momentary Lapse of Reason.
Scott Page- Tenor saxophone on The Dogs of War.
Tony Levin- Bass on A Momentary Lapse of Reason.
Storm Thorgerson- Sleeve design
*Aubrey Powell - Sleeve design
*James Guthrie - Remastering producer, Producer, Percussion on
The Happiest Days of Our Livesand In The Flesh, drill on Hey You and Synthesizer on Empty Spaces.
*Doug Sax - Remastering
Alan Parsons- Engineer
Bob Ezrin- Co-producer on The Wall, Orchestra arrangements, Co-writer on "The Trial", Keyboards, Piano on " Nobody Home"
Gerald Scarfe- Sleeve design on The Wall
Michael Kamen- Orchestra arrangement on The Wall
*The New York Orchestra - The Wall
Patrick Leonard- Lyrics and Synthesizer
Joe Boyd- Producer on Arnold Layneand Candy and a Currant Bun.
Steve O'Rourke- Manager.
*Seamus the dog - Vocalizations on Seamus
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