Heartware - alternative version (1988)

 


Heartware - alternative version (1988) - front cover Heartware - alternative version (1988) - back cover

 

Format Catalog info Country of origin
CD Skydancer JA CD 008 The Netherlands

This alternative version of "Heartware" was sold during the Jan Akkerman Band German Tour of 1988, in a limited edition of 1000 copies.

Click here for more information about the regular version, released in 1987

Click here for more information about the CD reissue, released in 1998.

Tracks:
1. MY PLEASURE (8'55)
2. UB 42 B4 U NO (3'02)
3. TELL ME NOW 5'15)
4. PRIMA DONNA (5'26)
5. JUST BECAUSE, SO ! (5'01)
6. WINTERBORNE, LYRIC (5'07)
7. LONELY STREET OF DREAMS (5'50)
8. HEARTWARE (6'51)

 

Line-up  
Jan Akkerman

Guitars & Amps & Synthesizers

  - the Anno Galema 'Les Paul' for lead on "MY PLEASURE" & "WINTERBORN LYRIC"
  - the Gibson 6 string bass on "HEARTWARE"
  - the Roland GR 300 & 700 (Rambo) on "JUST BECAUSE, SO !" & "MY PLEASURE" & "LOST AND FOUND" & "LONELY STREET OF DREAMS" & "HEARTWARE"
  - the Framus 'J.A' with the Roland GK 1 Guitar Controller + GM 70 Midi Converter
  - Sound modules used : Roland MKS 20 (Grand Piano-Rhodes), Roland MKS 50 (Strings-Horns-Voices)
  - Roland Super JX keyboard - Real Time Sequencer on "WINTERBORN LYRIC"
  - Acoustic guitar build by Arturo Valdez, Los Angeles
  - Amps: Kitty Hawk & Session
  - Rhythm module : DDR30, Linn, TR505 on "JUST BECAUSE, SO !" & "LONELY STREET OF DREAMS"
Ton Dijkman Drums & Percussion
  - the 'Yamaha' recording kit on "HEARTWARE" & "LOST AND FOUND" & "LONELY STREET OF DREAMS" & MY PLEASURE"
  - Paiste cymbals & 'Yamaha' electronic kit FB 01 Sound Module TX 7 on "MY PLEASURE" (oil barrels)
  - Timbales on "LOST AND FOUND" & "MY PLEASURE"
Michael Peet Bass on "MY PLEASURE" & "LONELY STREET OF DREAMS" & "LOST AND FOUND"

 

Recorded during the summer of 1986 through May 1987 at the Commodore Studio, Zelhem (Eastside Holland)
Engineers : Mike van Dalm, Volkmar Grobbé, Roel Toering
Management : D. Pluim
Special thanks:
Roland Benelux for their support and attention, specially Mr. Vic Keersmaekers for his enthousiasm to make the music work now & in the future
© 1987, 1988 Skydancer Records
Mastered at Recording Studio Warners

 


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