The Radio One Recordings

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The Radio One Recordings
Gary Numan The Radio One Recordings.jpg
Compilation album by Gary Numan
Released April 1999
Recorded Maida Vale Studios, London on 10 January 1979 and 29 May 1979, and at Wembley Arena, London on 30 November 1979
Genre New wave, synthpop
Length 42:05
Label Strange Fruit
Producer Bob Sargeant, Tony Wilson, Jeff Griffin
Gary Numan chronology
Living Ornaments '81
(1998)
The Radio One Recordings
(1999)
Pure
(2000)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars [1]

The Radio One Recordings is a compilation album of British musician Gary Numan tracks played live and recorded live for BBC Radio 1. The album brings together the tracks from the July 1989 EP of Tubeway Army's 10 January 1979 and Numan's 29 May 1979 sessions for disc jockey John Peel's show and three tracks broadcast by BBC Radio 1 from the Year of the Child concert held at Wembley Arena on 30 November 1979.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by Gary Numan.

  1. "Me! I Disconnect From You" – 3:07
  2. "Down in the Park" – 4:17
  3. "I Nearly Married a Human" – 6:37
  4. "Cars" – 3:15
  5. "Airlane" – 3:24
  6. "Films" – 2:47
  7. "Conversation" – 6:45
  8. "Me! I Disconnect From You" (live) – 3:06
  9. "Metal" (live) – 3:28
  10. "Down in the Park" (live) – 5:04


  • "Me! I Disconnect From You" is incorrectly listed as "Me, I Disconnect From You".

Personnel[edit]

  • Gary Numanvocals, keyboards (tracks 1–3), guitar (tracks 1–3)
  • Rrussell Bell – guitar (tracks 8–10), keyboards (tracks 8–10), viola (tracks 8–10)
  • Neil Burn – engineer (tracks 1–3)
  • Billy Currie – keyboards (tracks 1–10)
  • Paul Gardinerbass
  • Jeff Griffin – producer (tracks 8–10)
  • Jess Lidyarddrums (tracks 1–3)
  • Chris Lycett – engineer (tracks 8–10)
  • Chris Payne – keyboards (tracks 4–10)
  • Mike Robinson – engineer (tracks 4–7)
  • Bob Sargeant – producer (tracks 1–3)
  • Cedric Sharpley – drums (tracks 4–10)
  • Tony Wilson – producer (tracks 4–7)

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