MOTHERGONG

"Buddha's Birthday"

 

OTTERSONGS  / G.A.S.
OTT 011
1989

Cassette-only release
Total time: 59:18

Side A:

1) Baline (12:35)
2) She Smiled (3:51)
3) Space Tango (4:56)
4) Augment (8:16)

Side B:

1) Hanging Rock (5:00)
2) Buddha's Birthday (2:50)
3) Turkish Riddle (5:58)
4) What Do You Think? (2:10)
5) Catspin 1 (1:49)
6) She Smiled (7:04)
7) Codawave (3:57)


Credits on cassette:

1987 STUDIO TAPE

Musicians:

Robert Calvert: Saxophones
Robert George: Drums
Conrad Henderson: Bass

Gilli Smyth:
Vocals
Harry Williamson: Guitar, Keyboards

All lyrics Gilli Smyth.
All tracks band compositions.

Produced & Engineered by Harry Williamson.
Recorded  at Spring Studios, Melbourne, Australia, 1987.

Mastered onto DAT & copied by Sound Services
Design by Jonny

GONG APPRECIATION SOCIETY
P.O. BOX 871 GLASTONBURY,
SOMERSET BA6 9FE UK.

All songs Copyright 1989
All rights reserved. & P 1989


Notes & details:

- Baline: slightly shorter on Tree In Fish as "Balein" (original Tapestry 1994 issue only; not on Voiceprint edition).
- She Smiled: later released on
Tree In Fish cd.
- Space Tango: later released on
Tree In Fish cd (original Tapestry 1994 issue only; not on Voiceprint edition).
- Augment: same version appearing as "Beltaine" (with some overdubs) on Gilli Smyth's
Every Witches Way cd.
- Hanging Rock: with added material as "Hanging Future" on
Histories & Mysteries Of PlanetGong
(Voiceprint).
- Catspin 1: also o
n Histories & Mysteries Of Planet Gong
(Voiceprint expanded edition only).

This cassette appeared listed for sale on G.A.S. price list 1990.
An earlier version with
different cover also exists.

There is a "twin" cassette release recorded on the same sessions: Fish In Sky.


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