Repeat Performance (album)

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Repeat Performance were a series of budget compilation albums issued by Charisma Records in 1980. The first of the series was a various artists compilation, subsequent albums showcased an artist on the label. BG004, claimed to be a compilation of Genesis,[1] was unissued.

Various artists[edit]

Repeat Performance
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Compilation album by
Various Artists
ReleasedSeptember 1980
GenreHard rock
LabelCharisma Records - BG001
Side 1
  1. Van der Graaf Generator - "Theme One"
  2. Lindisfarne - "Lady Eleanor"
  3. Rare Bird - "Sympathy"
  4. Clifford T. Ward - "Gaye"
  5. String Driven Thing - "It's a Game"
  6. Capability Brown - "Liar"
  7. The Nice - "America"
Side 2
  1. Genesis - "I Know What I Like (In Your Wardrobe)"
  2. Gary Shearston - "I Get a Kick Out of You"
  3. Chris White - "Spanish Wine"
  4. Peter Gabriel - "Solsbury Hill"
  5. Link Wray - "It's All Over Now"
  6. Steve Hackett - "Every Day"
  7. Bill Lovelady - "Reggae for It Now"

Hawkwind[edit]

Repeat Performance
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Compilation album by
ReleasedSeptember 1980
Recorded1976 – 1980
GenreHard rock
LabelCharisma Records - BG002
Side 1
  1. "Kerb Crawler" - from Astounding Sounds, Amazing Music
  2. "Back on the Streets"
  3. "Quark, Strangeness and Charm" - from Quark, Strangeness and Charm
  4. "Spirit of the Age" - from Quark, Strangeness and Charm
  5. "Steppenwolf" - from Astounding Sounds, Amazing Music
Side 2
  1. "25 Years" - from 25 Years On
  2. "Psi Power" - from 25 Years On
  3. "The Only Ones" - from 25 Years On
  4. "High Rise" - from PXR5
  5. "Uncle Sam's on Mars" - from PXR5

Van der Graaf Generator.[2][edit]

Repeat Performance
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Compilation album by
ReleasedSeptember 1980
Recorded1969 - 1971
GenreProgressive rock
LabelCharisma Records - BG003

All tracks written by Peter Hammill, except where indicated

Side 1
  1. "Afterwards" - from The Aerosol Grey Machine, 1969
  2. "Refugees" - from The Least We Can Do Is Wave to Each Other, single edit, 1970
  3. "Boat of Millions of Years" - b-side to Refugees single, 1970
  4. "W" - b-side to Theme One single, 1972
  5. "White Hammer" - from The Least We Can Do Is Wave to Each Other, 1970
Side 2
  1. "Necromancer" - from The Aerosol Grey Machine, 1969
  2. "The Emperor In His War Room" - from H to He, Who Am the Only One, 1970
    • "The Emperor"
    • "The Room"
  3. "Man-Erg" - from Pawn Hearts, 1971

Lindisfarne[edit]

Repeat Performance
Compilation album by
ReleasedMay 1981
Recorded1970 -
GenreHard rock
LabelCharisma Records - BG005
Side 1
  1. "Clear White Light - Part Two" (Alan Hull) 1970
  2. "Knackers Yard Blues" (Rod Clements) 1970
  3. "Lady Eleanor" (Alan Hull) 1970
  4. "Nothing but the marvellous is beautiful" (Alan Hull) 1970
  5. "Meet me on the corner" (Rod Clements) 1971
  6. "Scotch Mist" (trad. arr. Lindisfarne) 1971
  7. "No time to lose" (Alan Hull) 1973
Side 2
  1. "All fall down" (Alan Hull) 1972
  2. "We can swing together - Live" (Alan Hull) 1970
  3. "Court in the act" (Alan Hull) 1972
  4. "Don't ask me" (Rod Clements) 1972
  5. "Taking care of business" (Alan Hull) 1973
  6. "North Country Boy" (Tom Duffy) 1973
  7. "Fog on the Tyne" (Alan Hull) 1971
  8. "Mandolin King" (Alan Hull) 1972

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Famous Charisma Label". Charismalabel.com. Retrieved 9 July 2016.
  2. ^ Repeat Performance, Discogs.com, accessed July 6, 2017