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Midge Ure - The Gift download mp3 album
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Album:
The Gift
Style:
Synth-pop
Released:
1985
Country:
Europe
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1528 mb
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1469 mb
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1979 mb
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If I Was" is a 1985 song by Midge Ure. It was co-written by Ure and Danny Mitchell (of Ultravox's tour opening band Messengers), and released as the first single from Ure's first solo album The Gift. It reached on the UK singles chart for one week in September 1985.

Band Name Midge Ure. Album Name The Gift. Labels Chrysalis Records. Music StyleAlternativ Rock. Members owning this album1. 1. If I Was. 2. When the Wind Blows. 3. Living in the Past. 4. That Certain Smile.

Instrumentation By, Producer – Midge Ure. Photography By – George Hurrell. Includes a printed inner sleeve. The Gift has a purple monogrammed sleeve and includes a poster. Matrix, Runout (Side A label): CHR 1508A. Matrix, Runout (Side B label): CHR 1508B. Matrix, Runout (Side A runout variant 1): CHR 1508 A̶A̶ A // 3 ∇ 420 H.

Pure, released 16th September 1991, is the third solo album by former Ultravox frontman Midge Ure. It was the first release by Ure with a new record label BMG-Arista. The first single 'Cold Cold Heart' reached number 17 on the UK Singles Chart in August 1991. I See Hope in the Morning Light' and 'Let It Go?' were also released as singles.

The Gift is the first solo album by former Ultravox frontman Midge Ure, released in 1985. It was released while Ultravox were taking a break; the band would go on to release U-Vox before splitting. The album reached in the UK Albums Chart partly due to the large attention drawn to it by the single "If I Was" which reached in the UK Singles Chart in September 1985. That Certain Smile" was released as the second single in November 1985, and "Wastelands" was released as the third single in January 1986. They started a songwriting partnership that has produced 5 songs on "The Gift", including a reworking of "Wastelands", which was originally from the Midge Ure-produced Modern Man album "Concrete Scheme" released 1980. The Gift" features 3 instrumental tracks, which was recorded on the Caribbean island of Montserrat using a Casio CZ-101. Ure said in '85: "I like instrumental music.

Midge Ure - (né James Ure, le 10 octobre 1953 à Cambuslang, Lanarskire en Écosse) est un guitariste de rock, chanteur et compositeur. Il eut un certain succès dans les années 1970 et 1980.

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 If I Was
Bass Guitar – Mark KingWritten-By – Mitchell*, Ure*
5:20
A2 When The Wind Blows
Written-By – Mitchell*, Ure*
4:09
A3 Living In The Past
Bass Guitar – Mark KingWritten-By – I. Anderson*
4:33
A4 That Certain Smile
Backing Vocals – Jackie Challenor, Lorenza Johnson, Mae McKennaBass Guitar – Nigel Ross-ScottDrums – Lindsay ElliottWritten-By – Mitchell*, Ure*
4:16
A5 The Gift
Written-By – Ure*
4:52
B1 Antilles
Backing Vocals – Glenn GregoryWritten-By – Ure*
4:07
B2 Wastelands
Backing Vocals – Jackie Challenor, Lorenza Johnson, Mae McKennaDrums – Mark BrzezickiWritten-By – Mitchell*, Ure*
4:41
B3 Edo
Written-By – Ure*
3:25
B4 The Chieftan
Bass Guitar – Mark KingWritten-By – Ure*
4:45
B5 She Cried
Bass Guitar – Nigel Ross-ScottMizmar – Paul MosbyWritten-By – Mitchell*, Ure*
4:14
B6 The Gift (Reprise)
Written-By – Ure*
1:43

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Chrysalis Records, Inc.
  • Copyright (c) – Chrysalis Records, Inc.
  • Published By – Mood Music
  • Published By – Putney Music
  • Published By – Rare Bird Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Management Agency & Music Publishing, Inc.
  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound
  • Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Pitman

Credits

  • Mastered By [Run-out Etching] – TJ*
  • Producer – Midge Ure

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 4411-41508-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Side A, except STERLING stamped): P(P) BFV 41508 AS CP1 STERLING TJ
  • Matrix / Runout (Etched Side B, except STERLING stamped): P(AP) BFV 41508 BS STERLING
  • Rights Society: ASCAP
  • Rights Society: BMI

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
610 488-222 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(CD, Album) Chrysalis 610 488-222 Europe 1985
CHR 1508 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(LP, Album, Mon) Chrysalis CHR 1508 UK 1985
CHSC-41508 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Chrysalis CHSC-41508 Canada 1985
VK 41508, DIDX 2956 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(CD, Album) Chrysalis, Chrysalis VK 41508, DIDX 2956 US 1985
0946 3 21508 2 0, CCD 1508 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(CD, Album) Chrysalis, Chrysalis 0946 3 21508 2 0, CCD 1508 UK Unknown

Tracklist

A1 If I Was 5:20
A2 When The Winds Blow 4:05
A3 Living In The Past 4:34
A4 That Certain Smile 4:09
A5 The Gift 4:58
B1 Antilles 4:07
B2 Wastelands 4:23
B3 Edo 3:24
B4 The Chieftain 4:43
B5 She Cried 4:12
B6 The Gift (Reprise) 1:14

Companies, etc.

  • Distributed By – PolyGram

Credits

  • Engineer – Rik Walton
  • Instrumentation By – Midge Ure
  • Producer – Midge Ure

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 5 013136 150810

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
610 488-222 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(CD, Album) Chrysalis 610 488-222 Europe 1985
CHR 1508 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(LP, Album, Mon) Chrysalis CHR 1508 UK 1985
CHSC-41508 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Chrysalis CHSC-41508 Canada 1985
VK 41508, DIDX 2956 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(CD, Album) Chrysalis, Chrysalis VK 41508, DIDX 2956 US 1985
0946 3 21508 2 0, CCD 1508 Midge Ure The Gift ‎(CD, Album) Chrysalis, Chrysalis 0946 3 21508 2 0, CCD 1508 UK Unknown