Posted by DjPaulT on September 16th, 2016
BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1986
“Life’s What You Make It” is a song by the English band Talk Talk. It was released as a single in 1985, the first from the band’s album The Colour of Spring. The single was a hit in the UK, peaking at no. 16, and charted in numerous other countries, often reaching the Top 20.
Filmed at Wimbledon Common, London, the promotional video for the single shows the band performing in the early hours in a natural history setting. The video, directed by Tim Pope, enjoyed heavy rotation on MTV.
The “Dub Version” is exclusive to the U.S. and Canada “12 release. An alternate “Extended Version” was release in the U.K..
It’s Getting Late In The Evening (7″ Version) 5:44
Mixed By – James Farber
Life’s What You Make It (Dub Version) 6:06
Remix – Mark Berry
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint
U.S. CHART HISTORY:
|1986||Life’s What You Make It||U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play||#22|
|1986||Life’s What You Make It||U.S. Billboard Mainstream Rock Tracks||#26|
Label: EMI America – V-19203
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 33 ⅓ RPM, Single
Recorded in England
Mastered by Capitol
Printed in U.S.A.
Find the 12″ on DISCOGS
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon (DC)
Cartridge: Ortofon 2M
Stylus: Ortofon OM Stylus 30
Platter: Pro-Ject Acryl-It platter
Stabilizer: Pro-Ject Record Puck
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
Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling: iZotope RX Advanced 2
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removal: Manual
FLAC/MP3 Conversion: dBpoweramp
M3U Playlist: Playlist Creator
All vinyl rips are recorded @ 32bit/float
FLAC (Level Eight)
Artwork scanned at 600dpi
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