Burning The Ground: DjPaulT's 80's and 90's Remixes

80's and 90's 12 Inch Mixes

Bryan Ferry – Slave To Love (UK 12″)

Posted by DjPaulT on November 9th, 2011

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1985

REQUEST

“Slave to Love” is the first single released from former Roxy Music singer Bryan Ferry’s 1985 release, Boys and Girls, and is one of his most popular solo hits. The single was released on 28 April 1985 and spent 9 weeks in the UK charts in 1985, peaking at number 10. The song was used in the episode Junk Love of Miami Vice.

SIDE A:
Slave To Love (Special 12″ Re-Mix) 5:56
Mixed By – Bob Clearmountain

SIDE B:
Slave To Love (Instrumental) 4:23
Mixed By – Bob Clearmountain

Valentine (Instrumental) 4:10

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: E’G Records – FERRX 1
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 45 RPM
Country: UK
Released: 1985
Genre: Electronic
Style: Synth-pop
Credits: Artwork – Cream (7)
Cover – Antony PriceBryan FerrySimon Puxley
Producer, Engineer – Rhett Davies
Producer, Written-By – Bryan Ferry

Find The 12″ On DISCOGS

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut III
Cartridge: Ortofon Super
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Soundcard: ESI Juli@
VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Brother MFC-6490CW Professional Series Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Adobe Photoshop CS5
ClickRepair
dBpoweramp
Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
Downsampled to 24bit/96kHz and16bit /44kHz using iZotope RX Advanced 2
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

PW: burningtheground

You can help show your support for this blog by making a donation using PayPal. Thank you for your help.

36 Responses to “Bryan Ferry – Slave To Love (UK 12″)”

  1. Doug Says:

    I was just listening to Bryan Ferry yesterday, and now here this is! 🙂

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    You never know what will show up here 🙂

    [Reply]

  2. Erik Says:

    wow!
    i was searching for this 12″!
    thanks !
    Please , You have Virginal Mystery of Kiki Gaida?
    Here discogs link
    http://www.discogs.com/Kiki-Gaida-Virginal-Mystery/release/403083
    the version that i have is full of cracks and vinyl noise!
    thanks!!

    [Reply]

    Drake Reply:

    This is very rare , just released in italy!

    [Reply]

  3. Ju Says:

    Thanks , i am from Brazil and love Bryan Ferry!!

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    Greetings Brazil!

    [Reply]

  4. guss Says:

    Thanks Paul for this classic, Bryan Ferry has good remixes.

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome Guss!

    [Reply]

  5. Victor Says:

    This is one of my fav song from him. Thank you, Paul!!

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome Victor!

    [Reply]

  6. Tony Says:

    thank you 🙂

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    You are quite welcome Tony 🙂

    [Reply]

  7. ric Says:

    Have this UK 12″ as well and it is pure Sex On Vinyl!
    Bryan has done some wonders with Roxy Music, and this is one of his solo highlights, if not THE!
    And wasn’t this used in 9 1/2 weeks too? Worked so well in the movie, even though I think it’s not written specially for it.

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    Hi Ric yes the song was in 9 1/2 weeks and is on the soundtrack.

    [Reply]

  8. omar Says:

    I love this single. I wish a collection of BF’s 12″ singles would be released on cd.

    [Reply]

    Drake Reply:

    In Brazil have a botleg cd called 12″ essential , but have bad quality , crack , vinyl damaged , Maybe!

    [Reply]

    Drake Reply:

    http://www.mediafire.com/?btcs0kxt0cmbray

    here the Bootleg , mp3 128 , is not the quality ideal !!

    [Reply]

  9. Drake Says:

    Thank you for this rare 12″
    here In Brazil we have a bootleg cd called 12″ Essentials ,with the maxi version of Bryan Ferry , but the quality is bad!!
    the cover of cd is the same of this single!
    Now i can have this 12″ in incrdible quality!!!

    [Reply]

  10. David Says:

    Thanks Paul, one of my favourite 80’s ballads!

    @ Omar – this great Bryan Ferry CD compilation comes close:

    http://www.discogs.com/Bryan-Ferry-The-Greatest/release/1281828

    [Reply]

  11. omar Says:

    Thanks for the links guys. But Paul’s vinyl rip is the best. Paul do u have more Bryan Ferry’s 12″ singles ?

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    Omar I here is what I have on 12″:

    Roxy Music:
    “Angel Eyes”
    “Dance Away”

    Bryan Ferry:
    “Don’t Stop The Dance”
    “Let’s Stick Together”
    ” The Price Of Love”
    “Is Your Love Strong Enough”

    I will be posting them sometime in the future.

    [Reply]

    Drake Reply:

    i will be waiting!!

    [Reply]

    ric Reply:

    Dance Away is my ultimate Roxy Music single, with more Than This a close second.

    [Reply]

    Mark Z Reply:

    Hey, Paul! Hope you had a brilliant weekend. Was just listening to my Bryan Ferry 12″s, and remembered you are yet to post some of these rare mixes – may you please add ’em to your ‘to do (soon)’ list?

    [Reply]

  12. Spring Says:

    Thank you very much dear Paul! Bryan Ferry is a super singer

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome Spring 🙂

    [Reply]

  13. dreamtime Says:

    Thanx a bundle for re-ripping this!!!

    hopefully will get around to do the mix soon.

    [Reply]

    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome 🙂

    [Reply]

    Drake Reply:

    I love your dreamtime mixes!!!
    make one of this 12″!

    [Reply]

    dreamtime Reply:

    here it is:

    http://dreamtimemix2.blogspot.com/2011/11/bryan-ferry-slave-to-love-dreamtime-mix.html

    clocks in at 8:13 minutes.

    enjoy!

    [Reply]

  14. JC Says:

    Thanks Paul for all you do!

    [Reply]

  15. Tania Says:

    hi Paul just i have to say great! man, Bryan Ferry is one of my best, and one favor please could you up ElDerbage The Heart is not so smart maxi 12″ i´ll appreciate it, thanks again bye

    [Reply]

  16. mikew Says:

    Could you please post Bryan Ferry’s “Is Your Love Strong Enough” 12 inch single? Thank you.

    [Reply]

  17. Alex Says:

    Thanks!

    [Reply]

  18. qat Says:

    TY

    [Reply]

  19. clown Says:

    Thanks a lot, it´s a great vynil. awesome

    [Reply]

Leave a Reply

XHTML: You can use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>