The Dream Academy - The Dream Academy
Electronic, Rock
Label: Warner Bros. Records ‎– P-13187
Type: Vinyl, LP, Album
Country: Japan
Date of released: 1985
Category: Electronic, Rock
Style: Pop Rock, Synth-pop
Genre: Electronic, Rock
Musician: The Dream Academy
Album's name: The Dream Academy
ZIP archive size: 1599

The Dream Academy - The Dream Academy

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A1 Life In A Northern Town
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Derek Adams, June LawrenceCello – Jo Walton, Lucia SkidmorePercussion [Additional] – Luis JardimTimpani, Percussion – Benedict Hoffnung
A2 The Edge Of Forever
Cello – Adam PetersProducer [With], Engineer – Gary LanganTenor Saxophone – Gary BarnacleTimpani, Percussion – Benedict Hoffnung
A3 (Johnny) New Light
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Colette Walker, Derek Adams, June Lawrence, Sandrae LawrencePercussion – Luis Jardim
A4 In Places On The Run
Bass – Guy PrattVibraphone, Percussion [Assorted] – Benedict Hoffnung
A5 This World
Bass – Pino PalladinoDrums – Dave MattacksTimpani, Percussion – Benedict Hoffnung
B1 Bound To Be
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Caron Wheeler, Sam BrownBass – Pino PalladinoCello – Adam PetersGuitar – David GilmourProducer [With], Engineer – Gary Langan
B2 Moving On
Backing Vocals [Additional] – Ingrid Schroeder, June LawrenceBass – Guy PrattDrums – Jake Le MesurierPercussion – Bosco De Oliveira*
B3 The Love Parade
Engineer, Mixed By – John HudsonProducer – Alan Tarney
B4 The Party
Acoustic Guitar – David GilmourBass – Mickey Féat*Drums – Tony BeardEngineer – Stephen Short*Guitar [Rickenbacker Electric 12] – Peter BuckOrgan [Hammond] – Greg Dechert
B5 One Dream
Double Bass – Chucho MerchanEngineer – Stephen Short*Trumpet – David Defries

Companies, etc.

  • Made By – Warner-Pioneer Corporation


  • Design – Peter Saville Associates
  • Engineer – Andrew Jackson (tracks: A1 to B2)
  • Keyboards, Vocals – Gilbert Gabriel
  • Lead Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, Lyrics By – Nick Laird-Clowes
  • Oboe, Cor Anglais, Accordion [Piano], Tenor Saxophone, Vocals – Kate St. John
  • Photography By – Richard Haughton
  • Producer – David Gilmour (tracks: A1 to B2, B4, B5), Nick Laird-Clowes (tracks: A1 to B2, B4, B5)
  • Producer [With] – George Nicholson (tracks: A1, A3 to A5, B2)

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BYN 6 The Dream Academy The Dream Academy ‎(LP, Album) Blanco Y Negro BYN 6 UK 1985
92 52651 The Dream Academy The Dream Academy ‎(LP, Album) Warner Bros. Records 92 52651 Canada 1985
93997 The Dream Academy The Dream Academy ‎(Cass, Album) Wea International 93997 Argentina 1985
W4 25265 The Dream Academy The Dream Academy ‎(Cass, Album, Club, Dol) Warner Bros. Records W4 25265 Canada 1985
WPCR-1098 The Dream Academy The Dream Academy ‎(CD, Album) Warner Bros. Records WPCR-1098 Japan Unknown