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Olivia Newton-John – Twist Of Fate (Japan 12″)

Posted by DjPaulT on 29th June 2017

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1983

“Aussie Aussie Aussie, Oi Oi Oi”

“Twist of Fate” is a 1983 hit by Australian singer/actress Olivia Newton-John that headed the soundtrack for the film, Two of a Kind, starring Newton-John and John Travolta. It was written by Peter Beckett & Stephen Kipner and produced by David Foster for the film. “Twist Of Fate” debuted on the Billboard Hot 100 on November 5, 1983 peaking at #5 on January 7, 1984. It reached #4 in Australia and Canada and #57 in the UK. Billboard ranked the song at number 42 on its listing of the top 100 singles of 1984.

“Twist Of Fate” was Olivia’s second single to chart on the Billboard Dance Chart peaking at #51.

The b-sdie “Silvery Rain” is an environmentalism themed song taken from Olivia’s 1981 album “Physical”. The song was written by The Shadows member Hank Marvin and originally released as single in 1971 by Cliff Richard.

The “Extended Version” of “Twist Of Fate” has never appeared on CD.

SIDE A:
Twist Of Fate (Extended Version) 5:33
Producer – David Foster
Written-By – Peter Beckett, Steve Kipner
Engineer, Mixed By – Humberto Gatica

SIDE B:
Twist Of Fate (Single Version) 3:40
Producer – David Foster
Written-By – Peter Beckett, Steve Kipner
Engineer, Mixed By – Humberto Gatica

Silvery Rain 3:38
Producer – John Farrar
Written-By – Hank Marvin

VINYL GREADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint
OBI: Near Mint
Insert: Near Mint

U.S. CHART HISTORY:

Year Single Chart Position
1984 Twist Of Fate U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #5
1984 Twist Of Fate U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play #2
1984 Twist Of Fate U.S. Billboard Year End 1984 #42

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: EMI – EMS-27013
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 45 RPM
Country: Japan
Released: 1983
Genre: Electronic, Pop
Style: Synth-pop

CREDITS:
Credits: Art Direction – George Osaki
Design – Norman Moore

NOTES:
“Twist Of Fate” From the motion picture soundtrack “TWO OF A KIND“
“Silvery Rain” from the Olivia Newton-John LP “PHYSICAL”

Find the 12″ on DISCOGS

EQUIPMENT USED:
Turntable: Pro-Ject Debut Carbon (DC)
Cartridge: Ortofon 2M
Stylus: Ortofon 2M Bronze
Isolation: Auralex Acoustics ISO-Tone Turntable Isolation Platform
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:
Epson Workforce WF-7610 Professional Printer/Scanner

SOFTWARE USED:
Recording/Editing: Adobe Audition 3.0 (Recording)
Down Sampling: iZotope RX Advanced 2, ocenaudio
Artwork Editor: Adobe Photoshop CS5
Click Removal: Manual
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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Chicago – Along Comes A Woman (US 12″ Promo)

Posted by DjPaulT on 10th June 2014

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1984

Side A

Re-Rip Newly Remastered!

Originally I posted this one on May 3, 2011. But for those who may have missed it or if you are a new reader just discovering BTG. I decided to give this one a new rip with my newer Ortofon Super 30 stylus. This 12″ is also being posted in 24 bit flac for the very first time!

“Along Comes a Woman” is a song produced by David Foster and written by Peter Cetera and Mark Goldenberg for the group Chicago and recorded for their album Chicago 17 (1984), with Cetera singing lead vocals. The fourth single released from that album, it reached #14 on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 chart. The music video featured Peter Cetera in an Indiana Jones / Casablanca type setting in the jungle. It was released in what was known to be the “music video age” of MTV.

The US 12″ promo features a dance mix by Chilean-born American record producer, music mixer and audio engineer Humberto Gatica. The same mix appears on both sides of the single.

SIDE A:
Along Comes A Woman (Dance Mix) 6:12

SIDE B:
Along Comes A Woman (Dance Mix) 6:12

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Cover: Near Mint (generic)

U.S. CHART HISTORY:

Year Single Chart Position
1984 Along Comes A Woman U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #14

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: Warner Bros. Records – PRO-A-2293
Format: Vinyl, 12″, Promo, 33 ⅓ RPM
Country: US
Released: 1984
Genre: Rock
Style: Pop Rock

CREDITS:
Engineer – Humberto Gatica
Mixed By – Humberto Gatica, Tom Fouce
Producer – David Foster

NOTES:
Original version available on the Warner Bros. album “CHICAGO 17”

Find the 12″ on DISCOGS

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

Username: btg
Password: burningtheground

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Olivia Newton-John – Livin’ In Desperate Times (US 12″)

Posted by DjPaulT on 31st August 2012

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1983

Re-Rip Remastered

Originally I posted this one back in June of 2010. But for those who may have missed it or if you are a new reader just discovering BTG. I decided to give this one a new rip with my newer equipment. This 12″ is also being posted in 24 bit flac for the very first time!

Produced by David Foster the epic track “Livin’ In Desperate Times” was the second single released from the Soundtrack to the film “Two Of A Kind”. “Livin’ In Desperate Times” debuted on the Billboard Top 40 on February 25, 1984. The single remained on the chart for five weeks peaking at #31.

The 12″ version of “Livin’ In Desperate Times” was only released in the US, Canada and Sweden and was backed with the extended version of “Twist Of Fate”.

SIDE A:
Livin’ In Desperate Times (Extended Version) 6:36
Written-By – Barry AlfonsoTom Snow

SIDE B:
Twist Of Fate (Extended Version) 5:30
Written-By – Peter BeckettSteve Kipner

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint

CHARTS:

Year Single Chart Position
1984 Livin’ In Desperate Times U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #31

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: MCA Records – MCA-13987
Format: Vinyl, 12″, 33 RPM
Country: US
Released: 1983
Genre: Electronic
Style: Synth-pop
Credits: Producer – David Foster
Engineer, Mixed By – Humberto Gatica

NOTES:
From the MCA LP, MCA-6127 Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack “Two Of A Kind”

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

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Olivia Newton-John – Twist Of Fate (US 12″ Promo)

Posted by DjPaulT on 30th August 2012

BURNING THE GROUND EXCLUSIVE 1983

Re-Rip Remastered First time in 24 Bit Flac!

“Twist of Fate” is an early-1984 hit from Olivia Newton-John that headed the soundtrack for the film, Two of a Kind, starring Newton-John and John Travolta. It was written by Peter Beckett & Stephen Kipner and produced by David Foster for the film. It reached number four in Australia and Canada, while peaking at number five on the U.S. pop chart in January, becoming one of Newton-John’s last big hits “Twist Of Fate” was her last Top 5 on the Billboard Hot 100. Billboard ranked it as number 42 on its listing of the top 100 singles of 1984.

“Twist Of Fate” was so popular prior to the release of the film Two Of A Kind that 20th Century Fox changed the films score to incorporate the song.

SIDE A:
Twist Of Fate (Extended Version) 5:30

SIDE B:
Twist Of Fate 3:39

VINYL GRADE:
Vinyl: Near Mint
Sleeve: Near Mint

CHARTS:

Year Single Chart Position
1983 Twist Of Fate U.S. Billboard Hot 100 #5
1983 Twist Of Fate U.S. Billboard Hot Dance Music/Club Play #51

 

RELEASE INFORMATION:
Label: MCA Records – L33-1150
Format: Vinyl, 12″, Promo
Country: US
Released: 1983
Genre: Electronic, Pop
Style: Synth-pop
Credits: Art Direction – George Osaki
Design – Norman Moore
Engineer, Mixed By – Humberto Gatica
Photography – Herb Ritts
Producer – David Foster
Written-By – Peter BeckettSteve Kipner

NOTES:
From the forthcoming 20th Century Fox Film, “TWO OF A KIND
From the MCA LP, MCA-6127, Music From The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack “Two Of A Kind”

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.

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