Syd's Records

See below for details of Syd's records, both with Pink Floyd and Solo


DISCOGRAPHY
RECORD SLEEVES

Album Details:

THE MADCAP LAUGHS

Released on January 3rd 1970, THE MADCAP LAUGHS was the first of Syd’s two solo albums.

Produced by:

Malcolm Jones (Tracks 1-4, 6, 15-17)
David Gilmour & Roger Waters (Tracks 5, 9-12, 18)
Syd Barrett & David Gilmour (Tracks 7, 8, 14)
Peter Jenner/Malcolm Jones (Track 13)
Peter Jenner (Track 19)

  • 1. Terrapin
  • 2. No Good Trying
  • 3. Love You
  • 4. No Man’s Land
  • 5. Dark Globe
  • 6. Here I Go
  • 7. Octopus
  • 8. Golden Hair
  • 9. Long Gone
  • 10. She Took A Long Cold Look
  • 11. Feel
  • 12. If It’s In You
  • 13. Late NightBonus Tracks:
  • 14. Octopus (Takes 1 and 2)
  • 15. It’s No Good Trying (Take 5)
  • 16. Love You (Take 1)
  • 17. Love You (Take 3)
  • 18. She Took A Long Cold Look At Me (Take 4)
  • 19. Golden Hair (Take 5)

BARRETT

Released on November 14th 1970, BARRETT was Syd’s final solo album.

Produced by:

David Gilmour.

  • 1. Baby Lemonade
  • 2. Love Song
  • 3. Dominoes
  • 4. It Is Obvious
  • 5. Rats
  • 6. Maisie
  • 7. Gigolo Aunt
  • 8. Waving My Arms In The Air
  • 9. I Never Lied To You
  • 10. Wined And Dined
  • 11. Wolfpack
  • 12. Effervescing ElephantBonus Tracks:
  • 13. Baby Lemonade Take 1
  • 14. Waving My Arms In The Air Take 1
  • 15. I Never Lied To You Take 1
  • 16. Love Song Take 1
  • 17. Dominoes Take 1
  • 18. Dominoes Take 2
  • 19. It Is Obvious Take 2

OPEL

In 1988, EMI Records released an album of Syd’s studio out-takes and previously unreleased material recorded from 1968 to 1970 under the title ‘Opel’.

Produced by:

Malcolm Jones (Track 1)
Peter Jenner/Malcolm Jones (Tracks 2, 8)
David Gilmour (Tracks 3, 5-7, 9, 10, 13, 15-17, 20)
Syd Barrett & David Gilmour (Track 4)
Peter Jenner (Tracks 11, 14, 18, 19)
David Gilmour & Roger Waters (Track 12)

  • 1. Opel
  • 2. Clowns And Jugglers
  • 3. Rats
  • 4. Golden Hair
  • 5. Dolly Rocker
  • 6. Word Song
  • 7. Wined And Dined
  • 8. Swan Lee (Silas Lang)
  • 9. Birdie Hop
  • 10. Let’s Split
  • 11. Lanky (Part One)
  • 12. Wouldn’t You Miss Me (Dark Globe)
  • 13. Milky Way
  • 14. Golden HairBonus Tracks:
  • 15. Gigolo Aunt Take 9
  • 16. It Is Obvious Take 3
  • 17. It Is Obvious Take 5
  • 18. Clowns And Jugglers Take 1
  • 19. Late Night Take 2
  • 20. Effervescing Elephant Take 2

WOULDN’T YOU MISS ME

‘The Best Of Syd Barrett: Wouldn’t You Miss Me?’ was released by EMI in the UK on April 16th 2001, and in the US on September 11th 2001.

  • 1. Octopus (2001 Digital Remaster)
  • 2. Late Night
  • 3. Terrapin
  • 4. Swan Lee (Silas Lang)
  • 5. Wolfpack
  • 6. Golden Hair
  • 7. Here I Go
  • 8. Long Gone
  • 9. No Good Trying
  • 10. Opel11. Baby Lemonade (2001 Digital Remaster)
  • 12. Gigolo Aunt
  • 13. Dominoes
  • 14. Wouldn’t You Miss Me (Dark Globe)
  • 15. Wined And Dined
  • 16. Effervescing Elephant
  • 17. Waving My Arms In The Air
  • 18. I Never Lied To You
  • 19. Love Song
  • 20. Two Of A Kind
  • 21. Bob Dylan Blues
  • 22. Golden Hair (Instrumental)

SHINE ON YOU CRAZY DIAMOND (BOX SET)

EMI issued ‘Crazy Diamond’ in 1993, a box set of all three albums, each loaded with further out-takes from his solo sessions.

  • Disc 1: The Madcap Laughs
  • Disc 2: Barrett
  • Disc 3: Opel

THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN (2-CD SET)

Produced by:

Norman Smith.

  • 1. Astronomy Domine
  • 2. Lucifer Sam
  • 3. Matilda Mother
  • 4. Flaming
  • 5. Pow R. Toc H.
  • 6. Take Up Thy Stethoscope And Walk
  • 7. Interstellar Overdrive
  • 8. The Gnome
  • 9. Chapter 24
  • 10. The Scarecrow
  • 11. Bike

THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN (3-CD SET)

Produced by:

Norman Smith, except ‘Arnold Layne’ and ‘Candy And A Currant Bun’ produced by Joe Boyd.

3-CD Version includes Mono (Disc 1) and Stereo (Disc 2) versions of:

  • 1. Astronomy Domine
  • 2. Lucifer Sam
  • 3. Matilda Mother
  • 4. Flaming
  • 5. Pow R. Toc H.
  • 6. Take Up Thy Stethoscope And Walk
  • 7. Interstellar Overdrive
  • 8. The Gnome
  • 9. Chapter 24
  • 10. The Scarecrow
  • 11. Bike

Plus Disc 3:

  • 1. Arnold Layne
  • 2. Candy And A Currant Bun
  • 3. See Emily Play
  • 4. Apples And Oranges
  • 5. Paintbox
  • 6. Interstellar Overdrive (French Edit)
  • 7. Apples And Oranges (Stereo version)
  • 8. Matilda Mother (Alternative version)
  • 9. Interstellar Overdrive (Take 6)

THE PINK FLOYD AND SYD BARRETT STORY (DVD)

50-minute documentary originally produced in 2001 for BBC TV’s ‘Arena’ about the early days of Pink Floyd.

Features 2001 interviews with Bob Klose, Roger Waters, David Gilmour, Richard Wright, and Nick Mason.

Extras include Robyn Hitchcock performing ‘Dominoes’ and ‘It Is Obvious’, and Graham Coxon performing ‘Love You’.

Directed by John Edginton.

AN INTRODUCTION TO SYD BARRETT

Released on October 4, 2010, this is the first compilation of Pink Floyd tracks together with Syd Barrett solo material. It includes all the song lyrics for the first time on any Syd Barrett album, plus a brand-new package by Storm Thorgerson’s StormStudios, including new photography, graphics and illustrations.

Produced by:

Joe Boyd (Track 1)
Norman Smith (Tracks 2-6)
Malcolm Jones (Tracks 7, 8, 10)

  • 1. Arnold Layne – Pink Floyd
  • 2. See Emily Play – Pink Floyd
  • 3. Apples And Oranges (Stereo Version) – Pink Floyd
  • 4. Matilda Mother – Pink Floyd (2010 mix)
  • 5. Chapter 24 – Pink Floyd
  • 6. Bike – Pink Floyd
  • 7. Terrapin – Syd Barrett
  • 8. Love You – Syd Barrett
  • 9. Dark Globe – Syd Barrett
  • 10. Here I Go – Syd Barrett (2010 mix)
  • 11. Octopus – Syd Barrett (2010 mix)
  • 12. She Took A Long Cool Look – Syd Barrett (2010 mix)
  • 13. If It’s In You – Syd Barrett
  • 14. Baby Lemonade – Syd Barrett
  • 15. Dominoes – Syd Barrett (2010 mix)
  • 16. Gigolo Aunt – Syd Barrett
  • 17. Effervescing Elephant – Syd Barrett
  • 18. Bob Dylan Blues – Syd BarrettDavid Gilmour & Roger Waters (Tracks 9, 12, 13)
  • Syd Barrett & David Gilmour (Track 11)
  • David Gilmour (Tracks 14-17)
 

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A Discography of Syd’s releases:

PINK FLOYD ORIGINAL SINGLES featuring SYD BARRETT:

Columbia DB 8155       ARNOLD LAYNE/CANDY AND A CURRANT BUN (3/1967)

Columbia DB 8214        SEE EMILY PLAY/SCARECROW (6/1967)

Columbia DB 8310        APPLES AND ORANGES/PAINTBOX (11/1967)

EMI 7243 8 59895 2 01967: THE FlRST THREE SINGLES (CD EP, gate fold card sleeve. 1997)

 

PINK FLOYD ORIGINAL LPs’ featuring SYD BARRETT:

Columbia. S(C)X 6157    THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN (blue/black label. mono/stereo. 7/1967)

Columbia S(C))1X 6528 A SAUCERFUL OF SECRETS (blue/black label, mono/stereo

 

SYD BARRETT SOLO SINGLE:

Harvest HAR 5009        OCTOPUS/GOLDEN HAIR (12/1969)

 

SYD BARRETT SOLO EPs:

Strange Fruit SFPS 043        SYD BARRETT – THE PEEL SESSION (initial batch with metallic finish sleeve, 12′; also on CD: SFPSCD 043, 2/1988)

Strange Fruit SFPSCD 043   SYD BARRETT – THE PEEL SESSION (CD, reissue with revised artwork, 1995)

 

SYD BARRETT SOLO original LPs:

Harvest SHVL 765     THE MADCAP LAUGHS (laminated or matt gatefold sleeve 1/1970)

Harvest SHSP 4007   BARRETT (laminated or textured flip back sleeve, non flip back sleeve, 11l1970)        

 

SYD BARRETT SOLO re-issue CDs:

Harvest SHSP 4007  BARRETT (CD Album, 1970

Harvest SHDW 404 0C 192-50 350/1  THE MADCAP LAUGHS (CD Album,1974)

EMI CDP 746606  THE MADCAP LAUGHS (10/1987, re-issued 4/94 with ‘Crazy Diamond’ bonus tracks)

EMI CDP 746602  BARRETT (10/87, re-issued 4/1994 with ‘Crazy Diamond’ bonus tracks)

EMI CDP 791062  OPEL (10/1988, re-issued 4/1994 with ‘Crazy Diamond’ bonus tracks)

EMI SYD BOX 1    CRAZY DIAMOND (3-CD box set includes ‘Madcap’, ‘Barrett’ & ‘Opel’ with 19 bonus tracks and booklet, 4/1993)

UFO MROK 1        THE MADCAP LAUGHS (unofficial box set including original EMI CD, 48-page book, reproduction of Syd’s shirt & postcard. 2500 copies only, late 1990s)

EMI 7243 5 32320 2 3 SYD BARRETT – WOULDN’T YOU MISS ME, CD, 2001

Harvest 50999 9 07736 2 4  AN INTRODUCTION TO SYD BARRETT, Compilation CD, 2010

Strange Fruit SFRSCD127  SYD BARRETT – THE RADIO ONE SESSIONS (CD Album, 29/3/2004)

PINK FLOYD CDs featuring SYD BARRETT:

EMI CDP 7463842        THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN, stereo edition. 10/1994)

EMI CDEMO 1110       THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN (CD. box set with prints) 30th anniversary mono edition, 1997)

EMI CDP 7463832      A SAUCERFUL OF SECRETS (8/1994)

EMI CDP 8356032       RELICS (2/96, also on cassette)

See for Miles EACD 4   TONITE LET’S ALL MAKE LOVE IN LONDON {sampler CD. 11/1991)

See for Miles SFMDP 3  PINK FLOYD: LONDON ’66/67 (CD EP: also available on 12″. p/s, 9/1995)

EMI 7243 8 59857 2 0   THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN, (boxed mono edition with booklet and 4 card inserts, 1997)

ORIGINAL PROMOS:

Columbia DB 8156        ARNOLO LAYNE/CANDY AND A CURRANT BUN (demo in p/s. 3/1967)

Columbia DB 8214        SEE EMlLY PLAY/SCARECROW (demo copy in p/s. 6/1967)

Columbia DB 8310       APPLES AND ORANGES/PAINTBOX (Demo copy In p/s. 11/1967)

PINK FLOYD COMPILATIONS featuring SYD BARRETT:

Instant lNLP 002         TONITE LET’S ALL MAKE LOVE IN LONDON (soundtrack. Includes Interstellar Overdrive. 1968

Starline SRS 5071         RELICS (budget issue, while textured sleeve. 5/1971)

Harvest SHDW 403     A. NICE PAIR 2-LP  reissue of ‘Piper’ and ‘Saucerful’, special price, early copies with ‘Mr Phang’ dentist sleeve, 12/1973

EMI COS 7805572        SHINE ON (9-CD box set. includes ‘A Saucerful Of Secrets’ and ‘Pink Floyd: The Early Singles’ with hardback book and postcards.

EM17243 8 5989315    THE ’97 VINYL COLLECTION (7-LP die cut box set, including “Piper” and “Saucerful” in gate fold stickered sleeves with inners. withdrawn. 1971

EMI 50999 503919 2 9           THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN (3 disc set, mono/stereo, 2007)

Parlophone 0825646018611  PINKFLOYD 65, Their First Recordings (EP, ‘Lucy Leave’, ‘Double O Bo’, ‘Remember Me’ ‘Walk With Me Sydney’, Butterfly’, ‘I’m a King Bee’, 1000 copies only, 2015)

PINK FLOYD re-issue LPs featuring SYD BARRETT:

Columbia SCX 6157    THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN (re-pressing, silver & black label  1970

Columbia SCX 6258    A SAUCERFUL OF SECRETS (re-pressing, silver & black label, 1970)

EMI EMD 1113            RELICS (8/1997)

EMI 859 857-1            THE PIPER AT THE GATES OF DAWN (gatefold sleeve with inner, mono, 1997

SYD BARRETT SOLO re-issue LPs:

Harvest SHVL 404       SYD BARRETT (re-issue of ‘Madcap’ & ‘Barrett’, 2-LP, gatefold sleeve, 9/1974)

Harvest SHSP 4126    OPEL (gatefold sleeve, 10/1988)

Harvest 7423 855663 18    THE MADCAP LAUGHS (180gm vinyl re-issue, heavy quality sleeve, 2/1997)

Harvest 7423 821450 11 BARRETT (180gm vinyl re-issue, heavy quality sleeve, 10/1997)

Harvest SVLP 153       OPEL (2-LP,180gm vinyl re-issue, heavy quality sleeve with ‘Crazy Diamond’, 2/1999)

Simply Vinyl  SVLP 153    OPEL  (180gm vinyl re-issue, heavy quality sleeve, 12/1999)

Simply Vinyl  SVLP 289    THE MADCAP LAUGHS (180gm vinyl re-issue, heavy quality gatefold sleeve, 12/2000)

Simply Vinyl, SVLP 281 BARRETT (180gm vinyl re-issue, heavy quality gatefold sleeve, 12/2000)

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