National Health - National Health
Jazz, Rock
Label: Affinity ‎– AFF 6
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album, Promo
Country: UK
Date of released: 1978
Category: Jazz, Rock
Style: Jazz-Rock, Fusion, Prog Rock
Genre: Jazz, Rock
Musician: National Health
Album's name: National Health
ZIP archive size: 1569

National Health - National Health


A1 Tenemos Roads 14:43
A2 Brujo 10:19
B1 Borogoves (Excerpt From Part Two) 4:16
B2 Borogoves (Part One) 6:37
B3 Elephants 14:37


  • Artwork By – Kevin Burke
  • Bass – Neil Murray
  • Clarinet – Jimmy Hastings (tracks: B1, B2)
  • Clarinet [Bass] – Jimmy Hastings (tracks: A2)
  • Clavinet – Dave Stewart (tracks: B1, B2)
  • Congas – John Mitchell (tracks: B1, B2)
  • Drums, Cowbell, Tambourine, Gong, Glockenspiel, Cymbal [Finger], Shaker, Bells, Pixiephone – Pip Pyle
  • Edited By – Pip Pyle (tracks: B3)
  • Effects [Synthi Hi-fli], Mixed By – Nick Levitt (tracks: B3)
  • Engineer – Brian Gaynor, Mike Dunne, Paul Northfield
  • Flute – Jimmy Hastings
  • Guitar – Phil Miller
  • Mixed By – National Health, Paul Northfield
  • Organ, Electric Piano, Piano – Dave Stewart
  • Percussion – John Mitchell (tracks: A1)
  • Photography – Laurie Lewis
  • Piano – Alan Gowen (tracks: A2, B3)
  • Producer – National Health
  • Recorded By – Mike Ruysbroek (tracks: B3)
  • Synthesizer [Moog], Electric Piano – Alan Gowen
  • Vocals – Amanda Parsons
  • Written By – Alan Gowen (tracks: A2, B3), Dave Stewart (tracks: A1, B1 to B3)


Recorded at the Point, Victoria, London 1977 on the Mobile Mobile.
Intro to "Elephants" recorded live at the M.L.T.S., Tiel, Holland, 14/2/77.
Promotional copy.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
AFF 6 National Health National Health ‎(LP, Album) Affinity AFF 6 UK 1978
CD LIK 66 National Health National Health ‎(CD, Album, RE) Decal CD LIK 66 UK 1990
29ED6030 National Health National Health ‎(CD, Album, RE) Century 29ED6030 Japan 1989
77-AFF1 National Health National Health ‎(LP, Album) Affinity 77-AFF1 Spain 1978
CDCRH 113 National Health National Health ‎(CD, Album, RE) Charly Records CDCRH 113 Europe 1998