Label: Decca - SPA 117,Decca - SPA.117 • Series: The World Of • Format: Vinyl LP, Album, Stereo • Country: UK • Genre: Classical, Folk, World, & Country • Style: Romantic
Deram was active until in the US, after which it released material sporadically until aboutwhen it became inactive. In the UK, it was active untilthen operated sporadically until for a few artists like Bananarama whose singles were on London in the USbut since then it has largely been An Irregular Attack - Tenko - At The Top Of Mt.
Brocken for reissues. Deram was originally established as an outlet for high quality music releases using their "Deramic Sound" process of recording and mixing. The Decca engineers used two four-track recorders to record paired stereo tracks, then blended them, which was an innovation inbut the widespread appearance of 8-track recording decks Gypsy Tears - Laszlo Tábor And His Orchestra - The World Of Gypsy Romance made the process outdated.
Outside of orchestral recordings, Deram signed a number of artists who would become known as "progressive rock" innovators. For the first year or so, the UK and the US counterparts of Deram issued essentially the same records. Still, the ones the US label did release were among those released in the UK. The unreleased singles in the US were rarely hits in the UK, and it appears to have been a cost saving measure.
The single was only the first of the track "Forever Afternoon Tuesday? Deram went to stereo-only album releases in the US at about the start ofwhile in the UK, mono and stereo releases continued until mid, when the UK catalog finally switched to stereo only.
The earliest two Deram singles were released about late September, In earlyDeram released two singles by the Move which they had leased. But over the years, the song has proved its enduring popularity. Ina remixed single version with the same catalog number went to 2 in the US 37 Easy Listeningand in the song re-charted in the UK, reaching With the American Breed's competing cover version stomping up the charts over here at the same time to 5Deram decided not to release the Amen Corner single here.
Interestingly, from this point, most of the Deram chart hits were US-only, partly because they charted below 50 on the US charts and the UK charts only went to Although the World of Oz followup didn't chart, the Flirtations reached with "South Carolina" [Deram ] in the summer.
This was the last single before the Moody Blues formed their own label, Threshold. Bythe label's hits had been dwindling for some years, and they stopped issuing product for the most part. They still had some assets, however, and put out a few singles and albums throughout the rest of the s. The regular US label far left was white with a red or salmon pink field for the top half Home By The Sea - Mel Tormé - Songs For Any Taste (Vinyl, Album, LP) the label, with "DERAM" in white letters on the red field.
The UK label near left used a tan or gold field, but was otherwise similar in design. Early issues in Gypsy Tears - Laszlo Tábor And His Orchestra - The World Of Gypsy Romance the US and UK designated mono or stereo in a small rectangle below the center hole, with white letters on a black field.
This designation Shes Got You - Patsy Cline - 12 Greatest Hits into the early s for both. Later labels dropped the black box. The UK version near left used a red color with the same basic design. We would appreciate any additions or corrections to this discography. Just send them to us via e-mail. Both Sides Now Publications is an information web page. We are not a catalog, nor can we provide the records listed below.
We have no association with Deram or London Records. Should you be interested in acquiring albums listed in this discography which are all out of printwe suggest you see our Frequently Asked Questions page and follow the instructions found there. This story and discography are copyright by Mike Callahan. Originally, Deram had reportedly asked the Moody Blues to record a rock version of a classical symphony, with a classical orchestra, for the Deramic Sound Series.
The group instead used the studio time to record an original album, Days of Future Passed. The US Deram "stereo" version is rechanneled. Original issue had several unlisted tracks. More recent reissues list these tracks. Note: From this point, US albums were released in stereo only. The UK counterparts continued to be issued in both mono and stereo until The cover used a photographic negative; the positive is at right just to see the real photo.
DES - William R. Family Joy, Oh Boy! Love Song No. The cover is silver foil. Miller Anderson was a member of the Keef Hartley Band. DES - Goin' Home! Front cover is the cover of Matthew and Son, while the back cover is the Kleine Schwester.07 - AchWas - Bring Den Müll Raus of New Masters.
Deram Reissues in the Polygram Series:.
Rencontre - Goran Bregović - Welcome To Goran Bregović, Perjantai - Dingo - Autiotalo, Remember (Walking In The Sand) - Various - Supercharged Rock N Roll Hits, Hole In My Soul - Gonzalez - Hole In My Soul, Whatever I Am You Made Me - Nina Simone - Whatever I Am You Made Me