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Adam Ant – Apollo 9 (Orbit Mix) (UK 12″)

Posted by DjPaulT on June 2nd, 2014

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1984

A. Front

“Apollo 9” is a single by British new wave artist Adam Ant. The single was released in September 1984 a full year before the album Vive Le Rock. The single peaked at #13 on the UK singles chart. This is the first of two 12″ singles released in the UK featuring the “Orbit Mix” for this mix there are no remix credits given.

SIDE A:
Apollo 9 (Orbit Mix) 5:25
Written-By – Marco*

SIDE B:
B Side Baby 4:41

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: CBS ‎– CBS TA 4719
Format: Vinyl, 12″, Single, 45 RPM
Country: UK
Released: Sep 1984
Genre: Rock
Style: Pop Rock

CREDITS:
Bass – Chris De Niro
Design – Rob O’Connor
Drums – Count Wiczling
Guitar – Marco*
Keyboards, Written-By – Adam Ant
Other [Styled By] – Jordan
Photography By – Marc Lebon
Producer – Tony Visconti
Vocals – Adam Ant, Chris De Niro

Find The 12″ On DISCOGS

B. Back

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut III
Cartridge: Ortofon Super
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Platter: Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Speed Control: Pro-Ject Speed Box S
Phono Pre-amp: Bellari VP130 Tube Phono Preamp
Tube: Tung-Sol 12AX7ECC803-S Gold Electron Tube
Soundcard: ESI Juli@
Record Cleaning: VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine
Artwork Scans: Brother MFC-6490CW Professional Series Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling: iZotope RX Advanced 2
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removeal: ClickRepair (DeClick Level 3)
FLAC/MP3 Conversion: dBpoweramp
M3U Playlist: Playlist Creator

RESTORATION NOTES:
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
FLAC (Level Eight)
MP3 (320kbps)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi

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Password: burningtheground

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12 Responses to “Adam Ant – Apollo 9 (Orbit Mix) (UK 12″)”

  1. Omar Says:

    Thanks Paul for this rare mix.

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    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome Omar 🙂

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  2. woz Says:

    Thanks!

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    DjPaulT Reply:

    You’re welcome Woz 🙂

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  3. Michael Weihn Says:

    Wow Paul I was just listening to Adam yesterday. He was one of my faves in the 80’s. Thanks!

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    DjPaulT Reply:

    Very welcome Michael 🙂

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  4. dst Says:

    wow thank mate for the (William Orbit Mix) !!
    ha ha ha I wonder if that’s right !

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    DjPaulT Reply:

    Pretty sure it’s not.

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  5. NKelly Says:

    Was thinking the same Dst. Don’t think it’s William. http://www.discogs.com/Adam-Ant-Apollo-9-Orbit-Mix/release/983185 Hi Paul, thanks for this. Awesome. Any chance of the Splashdown remix 12″ and possible 7″? Would be amazing to put all 3 U.K. vinyl versions onto one CD with your amazing treatment. Great B Side too of course led to the awesome official compilation ‘B side babies’ and the Bootleg only follow-up ‘B side babies volume 2’.

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  6. NKelly Says:

    Was thinking the same Dst. Don’t think it’s William. http://www.discogs.com/Adam-Ant-Apollo-9-Orbit-Mix/release/983185 Hi Paul, thanks for this. Awesome. Any chance of the Splashdown remix 12″ and possible 7″? Would be amazing to put all 3 U.K. vinyl versions onto one CD with your amazing treatment. Great B Side too of course led to the awesome official compilation ‘B side babies’ and the Bootleg only follow-up ‘B side babies volume 2’

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  7. dst Says:

    ok soooo.. the (Splashdown mix) is…Francois Kevorkian ?
    I think I got that right

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  8. Venus De Milo Says:

    Grazieeeee!!!

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