FANSF7 UK December 14th, 1998
CD Fanderson exclusive
Double CD with the complete Year One score by Barry Gray, digitally mastered in stereo from the original multi-track master tapes in Studio 2 at Abbey Road. Album produced by Tim Mallett. 24 page full colour booklet with complete details of each track and recording dates. 2hrs 23mins 55secs running time, comprising:
|CD1-1||'Space:1999' Year One Main Theme||1:11|
|CD1-2||The Dark Side Of The Moon||2:13|
|CD1-3||People Are Dying Up Here||4:10|
|CD1-6||Human Decision Required||1:40|
|'Matter Of Life And Death'|
|CD1-9||The Prodigal Husband||1:23|
|CD1-10||Too Good To Be True||2:51|
|CD1-12||Matter Of Life And Death||4:18|
|'Ring Around The Moon'|
|CD1-20||Ring Around The Moon (Vic Elms/ Alan Willis)||6:44|
|'Another Time, Another Place'|
|CD1-22||Up There Again||3:23|
|CD1-26||Flowers For Helena||1:06|
|CD1-27||'Space:1999' Year One End Titles||0:33|
|CD2-1||'Space:1999' Year One Main Theme (Extended Alternate Version)||1:41|
|CD2-3||Missing Link (The City Of Light: Transience / Vana's Theme)||3:17|
|CD2-4||Guardian Of Piri (Welcome To Piri)||2:07|
|CD2-5||Force Of Life (Assimilation: Illumination / Consumption / Regeneration)||3:57|
|CD2-6||Alpha Child (The Cuckoo)||4:15|
|CD2-7||The Last Sunset (The Gift From Ariel: Planet Ariel / Delicate Landing / Air / Birdsong & Rain / Morrow's Crusade)||6:13|
|CD2-8||Collision Course (Arra)||1:36|
|CD2-9||Death's Other Dominion (Ultima Thule)||1:09|
|CD2-10||The Full Circle (The Tribe)||2:18|
|CD2-11||Commercial Break Sting||0:06|
|CD2-13||End Of Eternity (Balor: One Room World / Malice Aforethought / Toy Soldiers)||3:05|
|CD2-14||War Games (Armageddon)||4:02|
|CD2-15||The Troubled Spirit (Atonement) (Jim Sullivan)||2:57|
|CD2-16||'Space:1999' Year One Main Theme (Alternate Version)||1:11|
|CD2-17||Space Brain (Anti-Bodies) (Gustav Holst)||6:50|
|CD2-18||The Infernal Machine (Gwent: The Late Shift / Gwent's Arrival / Gwent's Chamber / Gwent's Death)||5:40|
|CD2-19||Mission Of The Darians (The Daria: 100 Square Miles / Macrocosm)||2:08|
|CD2-20||Dragon's Domain (The Ultra Probe)||9:47|
|CD2-21||Testament Of Arkadia (Arkadia: The Origin Of Life / The Miracle)||5:43|
|CD2-22||'Space:1999' Year One End Titles (Alternate Version)||0:30|
FANSP8 UK 17th January 2000
CD Fanderson exclusive
Double CD with the complete Year Two score by Derek Wadsworth, digitally mastered in stereo from the original multi-track master tapes in Studio 2 at Abbey Road. Album produced by Tim Mallett. 24 page full colour booklet with complete details of each track and recording dates. 2hrs 33mins 4secs running time, including additional "hidden" tracks at the end of CD2. Comprising:
|CD1-1||'Space:1999' Year Two Main Theme||0:52|
|CD1-3||Rendezvous In Space||6:13|
|CD1-4||Welcome To Psychon||4:53|
|CD1-6||The Death Of Psychon||8:37|
|CD1-7||We're All Aliens||1:55|
|CD1-8||'Space:1999' Year Two End Titles||0:38|
|CD1-9||'Space:1999' Year Two Main Theme (Alternate Version)||0:48|
|CD1-10||A Swarm Of Space Bees||3:02|
|CD1-11||The First Capsule||5:16|
|CD1-13||A Kiss From Helena/The Power Room||5:25|
|CD1-15||Make Me A Pretty Nose||1:28|
|CD1-16||'Space:1999' Year Two End Titles (Alternate Version)||0:38|
|CD1-17||'Space:1999' Year Two Main Theme (Alternate Version 2)||0:49|
|'One Moment Of Humanity'|
|CD1-20||Alone On Alpha||3:09|
|CD1-21||Commercial Break Sting 1||0:08|
|CD2-1||Commercial Break Sting 2||0:08|
|CD2-2||The Strongest Passion||3:51|
|CD2-3||A New Desdemona||6:49|
|CD2-4||One Moment Of Humanity||0:58|
|CD2-5||'Space:1999' Year Two End Titles (Alternative Version 2)||0:38|
|CD2-6||'Space:1999' Year Two Main Theme (Original Mono Version)||0:53|
|CD2-12||What's Happened To Alpha?||1:30|
|CD2-13||Light Years Away||3:29|
|CD2-14||Space Animal On The Loose||6:42|
|CD2-15||Message From The Dead||5:21|
|CD2-16||Showdown At Copernicus||6:59|
|'The Rules Of Luton'|
|CD2-19||Memories Of Psychon||2:58|
|'New Adam New Eve'|
|CD2-20||How Beautiful Is The Night (Robert Farnon)||3:44|
|'The Bringers Of Wonder'|
|CD2-22||We're All Aliens (Extended Version)||2:57|
|CD2-23||'Space:1999' Year Two End Titles (Original Version)||0:37|
CD No. DWCD 001. $29.99
For promotional purposes only, but available commercially (and illegally) from some outlets (see letter by Derek Wadsworth in FAB #31 p31).
Produced and notes by David Hirsch. Features: main theme, suite from The Metamorph, alternative main theme 1, suite from The Exiles, alternative main theme 2, suite from One Moment Of Humanity, alternative main theme 3, suite from Space Warp, end title theme. Total over an hour of music (about half of the total composed for the series).
Cover is the ITC US Year Two promotional painting of the characters. The 3 page booklet contains a short essay on the production background of Year Two, and a biography of Derek Wadsworth, with a few nice photos. The CD itself has a photo of the Moon, with an Eagle flying from it.
UK 13 Sept 2004
CD No. FILMCD 608. £9.99
A commercially available CD based on material from Fanderson's two-CD soundtrack with new mixes of the opening title track, new stereo mixes from Black Sun, and a new library track from Force Of Life. Total running time about 80 minutes. Includes 16 page illustrated booklet (biography of Barry Gray by Ralph Titterton, track listing, and list of musicians and recording dates).
A Japanese version had slightly different cover (with character photos on the bottom). Thanks to Gordon Moriguchi.
UK 26 Oct 2009
CD No. SILCD1223. £9.99 - 11.69
A commercially available CD based on material from Fanderson's two-CD soundtrack with new mixes. Includes 16 page illustrated booklet (5 page introduction by Derek Wadsworth, episode descriptions with track notes by Chris Bentley and Ralph Titterton, list of musicians and recording dates, memorial comments by Mary and Max Wadsworth and Tim Mallett).
US 7 May 2010.
ISBN-10 0967728096 / ISBN-13 978 0967728094
Narrated by Barry Morse (recorded in early 2004), directed and produced by Anthony Wynn. This is a MP3 CD, not a conventional CD (CD-DA) containing 6 hours of audio, the complete unabridged text of the William Latham novel.
The initial version run of 100 copies was nearly sold out by the end of 2010. A second edition was available from 20 Feb 2011.
US 8 November 2010.
Narrated by Rupert Booth. From the William Latham short story in the anthology Shepherd Moon published by Powys.
UK September 13th/ 20th, 2014
CD. £31.50 Fanderson exclusive
Triple CD with the complete Year One score by Barry Gray, digitally mastered in stereo. This is an updated version of the 1998 Fanderson 2-CD album, which was released commercially in an abridged 1-CD album by Silva Screen. The original tracks have been remastered and digitally restored with the latest technology, some scores have been adjusted to play at the same speed as used in the episodes, and some missing cues are added. Also included are the library title music from the compilation movies Alien Attack and Journey Through The Black Sun. Bonus tracks include the unedited library tracks from Alien Attack, the unedited original versions of tracks from Mission of the Darians and Force Of Life, and mono versions of the title tracks.
Album produced by Tim Mallett. Total running time 212 minutes.
There is an elegant black card cover, with the logo on front and Alpha graphic by Roberto Baldassari on the reverse.
The CD jewelcase features a picture of Alpha on the front, and a winch Eagle on the back.
Each CD is printed with a distinctive planet from the series.
There is a 40 page full colour booklet with complete details of each track and recording dates.
It was first released at the Alpha: 2014 convention in Peterborough, 13 September 2014, and generally available from 20 September. Due to licensing restrictions, it was only available to Fanderson members, and the total run limited to 1000 copies.
|Disc One (total running time 67:51)|
|11-12||End of Eternity|
|15||Death's Other Dominion|
|16||The Full Circle|
|17-23||Matter of Life And Death|
|Disc 2 (total running time 69:51)|
|8-11||Force of Life|
|14-15||The Troubled Spirit|
|17||Mission of the Darians|
|18-21||Ring Around The Moon|
|22||Journey Through the Black Sun|
|Disc 3 (total running time 74:39)|
|1-7||Another Time, Another Place|
|8||The Guardian Of Piri|
|9-11||The Infernal Machine|
|12||The Last Enemy|
|17-18||The Last Sunset|
|19-23||Testament of Arkadia|
UK June 1st, 2016
CD. FANSP21 £39.75 Fanderson exclusive
An updated version of the 2000 Fanderson 2-CD album, this edition expands to 4 CDs and a 5 hours 18 minutes running time.
It includes additional Wadsworth music and newly identified library tracks, as well as library music from Destination Moonbase Alpha and Cosmic Princess. There are new stereo mixes and the original mono mixes created by Wadsworth in 1976.
Almost identical to the Year 1 release, there is an elegant black card cover, with the logo on front and Alpha graphic by Roberto Baldassari on the reverse.
The CD jewelcase features a picture of Alpha on the front (actually a year 1 image), and an Eagle on the back.
There is a 40 page colour booklet by Chris Bentley, with introductions by Wadsworth's children, Max and Mary Wadsworth.
|Disc One (total running time 78:37)|
|1||Main Titles (0:47)|
|8||The Rules Of Luton|
|9||Brian The Brain|
|10||Commercial Break - long version|
|11||New Adam New Eve|
|12||The Bringers of Wonder part 1|
|13||The Bringers of Wonder part 2|
|21||Main Titles - alternative arrangement|
|24||The Metamorph = extended version of track 7|
|25||End Titles - alternative arrangement|
|Disc Two (total running time 80:39)|
|1||Main Titles - extended version|
|2-7||One Moment of Humanity|
|20||End Titles - original version|
|Disc Three (total running time 81:07)|
|1||Main Titles (original mono)|
|2-7||The Metamorph (original mono)|
|8-13||The Exiles (original mono)|
|14||End Titles (original mono)|
|15||Alternative Main Titles|
|16-19||Destination Moonbase Alpha|
|23||Alternative End Titles|
|Disc Four (total running time 77:41)|
|1||Main Titles - alternative arrangement (original mono)|
|2-7||One Moment of Humanity (original mono)|
|8||End Titles - alternative arrangement (original mono)|
|10-15||The Taybor (original mono)|
|16||Alternative End Titles (original mono)|
|17||The Rules Of Luton - isolated synthesiser (original mono)|
|18||Brian The Brain - isolated Mellotron (original mono)|
|19||Main Titles - extended version (original mono)|
|20-25||Space Warp (original mono)|
|26||End Titles original version (original mono)|
Italy 13 September 2016
CD PTM004 €18
Original music by Morricone for the Italian compilation movie Spazio: 1999 (1975). The Barry Gray theme was replaced by Morricone's experimental, largely atonal score (very different to the Morricone's symphonic movie scores). It is 1 CD, 70 minutes 11 seconds long.
Images thanks to James Poll.
There is a 20 page booklet, written in English by Nick Williams of Fanderson, illustrated with ITV publicity photos.
Copyright Martin Willey