Posted by DjPaulT on 23rd March 2016
For our friends in Brussels you are in our hearts and prayers.
“Through the Barricades” is the title track of Spandau Ballet’s 1986 album Through the Barricades. Released as a single, “Through the Barricades” entered the UK singles chart on 1 November 1986 and became the band’s tenth and final top ten single, peaking at number six and spending a total of ten weeks on the chart.
The song, which is in the form of an acoustic ballad, has been described by AllMusic as “the best song by far” on its album.
Through The Barricades (Extended Version) 7:08
With The Pride (Live In ’85) 5:27
Mixed By – Gary Langan
Through The Barricades (Album Version) 5:55
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint
Made in England
“With The Pride” recorded live at The Ahoy Stadium, Holland.
Design by Movat, Assorted Images, London.
Find the 12″ on DISCOGS
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon (DC)
Cartridge:Ortofon OM Super
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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