The Alan Parsons Project - I Robot
Label: Arista ‎– 32 048 1, Bertelsmann Club ‎– 32 048 1
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Club Edition
Country: Germany
Date of released: 1979
Category: Rock
Style: Art Rock, Symphonic Rock
Genre: Rock
Musician: The Alan Parsons Project
Album's name: I Robot
ZIP archive size: 1623

The Alan Parsons Project - I Robot

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A1 I Robot 6:06
A2 I Wouldn't Want To Be Like You 3:19
A3 Some Other Time 4:05
A4 Breakdown 3:50
A5 Don't Let It Show 4:21
B1 The Voice 5:21
B2 Nucleus 3:35
B3 Day After Day (The Show Must Go On) 3:43
B4 Total Eclipse
Written-By – Andrew Powell
B5 Genesis Ch.1.V.32
Written-By – Andrew Powell

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Abbey Road Studios
  • Mixed At – Abbey Road Studios
  • Printed By – Mohndruck Graphische Betriebe GmbH
  • Published By – American Woolfsongs, Inc.


  • Arranged By [Orchestra & Choir], Conductor – Andrew Powell
  • Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Vocals [Additional] – David Paton
  • Cimbalom, Kantele – John Leach
  • Contractor [Orchestral] – David Katz
  • Design [Cover], Photography – Hipgnosis
  • Design [Robot] – George Hardie
  • Drums, Percussion, Vocals [Additional] – Stuart Tosh
  • Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar, Vocals [Additional] – Ian Bairnson
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Pat Stapley
  • Engineer [Assistant], Mastered By – Chris Blair
  • Executive-Producer, Synthesizer [Projectron] – Eric Woolfson
  • Illustration – Richard Manning
  • Keyboards – Duncan Mackay
  • Keyboards, Vocoder, Vocals [Additional] – Eric Woolfson
  • Leader [Choirmaster] – Bob Howes
  • Producer, Engineer, Acoustic Guitar, Keyboards, Synthesizer [Projectron], Vocoder, Vocals [Additional] – Alan Parsons
  • Steel Guitar – B.J. Cole*
  • Vocals – Allan Clarke, Dave Townsend, Jack Harris, Jaki Whitren, Lenny Zakatek, Peter Straker, Steve Harley
  • Vocals [Additional] – The English Chorale, Hilary Western, John Perry , Smokey Parsons, Stuart Calver, Tony Rivers
  • Written-By – Alan Parsons (tracks: A1 to B3), Eric Woolfson (tracks: A1 to B3)


Club edition, comes in a gatefold sleeve. Stereo, ST 33

Mastering in the U.K.
The album was recorded and mixed at Abbey Road Studios, London, between December 1976 and March 1977.

All songs © 1976 American Woolfsongs, Inc. (BMI).
Administered by Irving Music Inc.
Used by permission. All rights reserved.

Steve Harley and Duncan Mackay appear by courtesy of E.M.I. Records Ltd., Allen Clarke appears by courtesy of Chigreen Ltd., Peter Straker appears by courtesy of Goose Productions Ltd.

℗ & © 1977 Arista Records.
Printed in Western Germany by Mohndruck Betriebe GmbH.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: Side A: 201148 A-1/79S
  • Matrix / Runout: Side B: 201148 B-1/79S
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Etchings): Side A: S 201 148 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout Etchings): Side B: S 201 148 B
  • Rights Society: GEMA

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AL 7002 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot ‎(LP, Album) Arista AL 7002 US 1977
2C 068-99168 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot ‎(LP, Album, Gat) Arista 2C 068-99168 France Unknown
AL 7002 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot ‎(LP, Album, RE) Arista AL 7002 US 1977
SPLP 1102 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot ‎(LP, Album) Arista SPLP 1102 Australasia 1977
82876815242 The Alan Parsons Project I Robot ‎(CD, Album, RM, 30t) Sony BMG Music Entertainment, Arista, Legacy 82876815242 UK & Europe 2007