RESL 238 Mercenary man (The paradise club)

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Catalogue numberRESL 238
Sleeve picturePicture of RESL 238 Mercenary man (The paradise club) by artist MacDonald / Madigan / King / Pride from the BBC records and Tapes library
TitleMercenary man (The paradise club)
ArtistMacDonald / Madigan / King / Pride
Cover conditionNear mint
Record conditionNear mint
BBC records label codeI
BBC label
Item deleted?Yes
BBC label
Distributed / printed byNot shown
Media typePrimary
Media genreDramas View all other tracks listed as Dramas.
Run-off codes / Shop bar codesRESL - 238 - A TOWNHOUSE ORLAKE
Lacquer cut at and byOrlake RecordsThe Town House. Information provided by Discogs website.
My rating3
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What type of seller was used?Physical shop
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Front cover
Front cover of RESL 238
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Back cover of RESL 238
Label Label


Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1Mercenary man [MacDonald / Madigan / King / Pride]3.45
B1Gypsy [MacDonald / Madigan / King / Pride]4.27
Total length of media 8:12.


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This single actually relates to a very good drama from the BBC. The music I am not quite sure fits.
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Extra notes on cover, middle (gatefold sleeve) and any inserts

Engineered by

David King

Produced by

David King

Taken from the original soundtrack album of the BBC-TV series The Paradise Club.

Further information

BBC Radio Enterprises Ltd and BBC Enterprises Ltd, predecessors of BBC Worldwide / BBC Worldwide Ltd., the BBC's commercial arm. Formed 1968 and 1979 respectively, they were a subsidiary wholly owned by the BBC and merged into BBC Worldwide in 1995. In that time, there were companies set up within or structured brands as part of the company to deal with separate parts of the business, e.g. BBC Records for recorded audio. Sometimes written as BBC Enterprise Ltd.

The items shown here are from the "main" BBC Records and Tapes library covering a wide secletion of genres from themes, comedy dramas and others, depending on which format you have selected.

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