Tuesday, 15 November 2016

West End Dub - Pet Shop Boys


West End Dub (1985) (9'33) - Pet Shop Boys.
Written by Neil Tennant & Chris Lowe.
Produced by Stephen Hague.
Mixing and Additional Production by Shep Pettibone for Mastermix Productions.
(P) 1985 EMI Records Ltd.

"We originally recorded this song [West End Girls] with Bobby Orlando in New York, 1983. Released the following year, it became something of a cult record around the world. When we re-recorded it with Stephen Hague and released it in 1985 it went to number one in several countries, including Britain and the USA" - Quote from the front CD insert of the 1991 compilation, Discography.

West End Dub appears on Side 2 of the German 12" vinyl pressing of West End Girls, Cat. No. 1C K 060-20 0998 6.

Track listing for the German 12" vinyl pressing of West End Girls released in 1985 on Parlophone. Cat. No. 1C K 060-20 0998 6:

Side 1

1. West End Girls (Shep Pettibone Mastermix) / 8'09

Written by Neil Tennant & Chris Lowe.
Produced by Stephen Hague.
Mixing and Additional Production by Shep Pettibone for Mastermix Productions.
(P) 1985 EMI Records Ltd.

Side 2

1. West End Dub / 9'30

Written by Neil Tennant & Chris Lowe.
Produced by Stephen Hague.
Mixing and Additional Production by Shep Pettibone for Mastermix Productions.
(P) 1985 EMI Records Ltd.

1. A Man Could get Arrested / 4'18

Written by Neil Tennant & Chris Lowe.
Produced by Bobby Orlando & The Pet Shop Boys.
Remixed by Frank Roszak.
(P) 1985 EMI Records Ltd.

The album version of West End Girls appears on Please, an album first released in 1986.

Track listing for the U.S. vinyl pressing of Please released in 1986 on EMI-America. Cat. No. PW-17193:

Side 1

1. Two Divided By Zero / 3'33
2. West End Girls / 4'47 *
3. Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money) / 3'44 *
4. Love Comes Quickly / 4'19
5. Suburbia / 5'07
Side 2

1. Tonight Is Forever / 4'32
2. Violence / 4'28
3. I Want A Lover / 4'05
4. Later Tonight / 2'49
5. Why Don't We Live Together / 4'47

Produced by Stephen Hague
* (P) 1985 EMI Records Ltd.
(P) 1986 EMI Records Ltd.

Check Out More Great Music By Pet Shop Boys:

Love Comes Quickly (Dance Mix) (1986) (6'40) - Pet Shop Boys.
Love Comes Quickly (Stephen Hague Remix) (1986) (6'40) - Pet Shop Boys.
Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money) (Disco Mix) (1986) (5'30) - Pet Shop Boys.
Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money) (Version Latino) (1986) (5'30) - Pet Shop Boys.
Suburbia (Arthur Baker Dub) (1986) (8'06) - Pet Shop Boys.
Suburbia (Dub Version) (1986) (8'06) - Pet Shop Boys.
West End Girls (10" Mix) (1985) (7'04) - Pet Shop Boys.
West End Girls (Dance Mix) (1985) (6'31) - Pet Shop Boys.
West End Girls (Shep Pettibone Mastermix) (1986) (9'04) - Pet Shop Boys.

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Front of record sleeve for German 12" vinyl
pressing of "West End Girls (The Shep Pettibone
Mastermix)". Parlophone Records. Cat. No. 1C K
060-20 0998 6. Image courtesy of Discogs.com

Video from YouTube channel 2009 pet

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