Queen ‎– On Air - BBC - 1973 - 1977 - Classic Art Rock Glam Rock 180 Grm 3LP

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Queen ‎– On Air

Virgin EMI Records ‎– 0602557082227, Virgin EMI Records ‎– D002456801
3 × Vinyl, LP, Album
UK, Europe & US
04 Nov 2016
Rock, Pop
Pop Rock, Hard Rock


Session 1: February 1973

A1 My Fairy King 4:06
A2 Keep Yourself Alive 3:47
A3 Doing Alright 4:11
A4 Liar 6:28

Session 2: July 1973

B1 See What A Fool I've Been 4:15
B2 Keep Yourself Alive 3:45
B3 Liar 6:25
B4 Son And Daughter 5:55

Session 3: December 1973

C1 Ogre Battle 4:41
C2 Modern Times Rock'n Roll 2:00
C3 Great King Rat 5:57
C4 Son And Daughter 7:08
Session 4: April 1974
D1 Modern Times Rock 'N' Roll 2:45
D2 Nevermore 1:30
D3 White Queen (As it Began) 5:00

Session 5: October 1974

E1 Now I’m Here 4:15
E2 Stone Cold Crazy 2:10
E4 Flick Of The Wrist 3:25
E5 Tenement Funster 2:55

Session 6: October 1977

F1 We Will Rock You 1:36
F2 We Will Rock You (Fast) 2:45
F3 Spread Your Wings 5:25
F4 It's Late 6:35
F5 My Melancholy Blues 3:05

Companies, etc.

Phonographic Copyright (p) – BBC
Copyright (c) – Queen Productions Ltd.
Copyright (c) – BBC
Licensed To – Universal International Music B.V.
Licensed From – BBC Worldwide
Published By – Queen Music Ltd.
Published By – EMI Music Publishing Ltd.
Recorded At – Langham Studio
Recorded At – Maida Vale Studios
Mastered At – Gateway Mastering
Mastered At – Abbey Road Studios


Bass Guitar – John Deacon
Compiled By, Technician [Audio Restauration] – Kris Fredriksson
Design [Consultancy] – Richard Gray (2)
Drums – Roger Taylor
Engineer – Chris Lycett (tracks: B1 to B4, E1 to E4), John Etchells (tracks: A1 to B4), John Sparrow(tracks: D1 to D3), Mike Franks (tracks: C1 to C4), Mike Robinson (tracks: F1 to F5), Nick Griffiths(tracks: C1 to C4)
Executive-Producer – Brian May, Roger Taylor
Guitar – Brian May
Illustration, Design – Clinic London
Lead Vocals – Freddie Bulsara*
Management – Jim Beach (2)
Mastered By – Adam Ayan
Mastered By [Half-Speed Vinyl] – Miles Showell
Performer [Queen Are] – Brian May, Freddie Mercury, John Deacon, Roger Taylor
Photography By – Alamy, Chris Walter Photofeatures*, Getty Images, Mirrorpix, Rex Features, Richard Gray (2), Shinko Music, Terry O'Neill (2)
Producer – Bernie Andrews (tracks: A1 to A4, C1 to C4), Jeff Griffin (tracks: B1 to B4, E1 to F5), Pete Ritzema (tracks: D1 to D3)
Public Relations [PR] – Phil Symes
Research [Additional Artefact And Photographuc Research] – Janice Page (2)
Research [Additional] – Gary Taylor (6), Richard Gray (2)
Research [Archivist] – Greg Brooks (2)
Research [Photographic] – Paul Davies (19)
Supervised By [Additional Audio] – Joshua J Macrae*
Supervised By [Audio] – Justin Shirley-Smith, Kris Fredriksson


The comple BBC radio sessions on 180 gram heavyweight triple vinyl.
Includes a 'Back To Black' voucher to download an MP3 version of the album.
Sleeve trifold
Made in Germany

This pressing was released initially for the European market, but was also imported into the US and sold there, with the jacket's barcode covered by a sticker with a US barcode and cat# D002456801, which is part of the Hollywood Records-scheme, Queen's US labels. This label however is nowhere mentioned on the release.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

Barcode (EU Version On Sleeve, Text): 6 02557 08222 7
Barcode (EU Version On Sleeve, String): 602557082227
Barcode (USA Version On Sticker, Text): 0 50087 35137 3
Label Code (On Sleeve): LC01846
Label Code (On Labels): LC 01846
Rights Society: BIEM/SDRM
Matrix / Runout (Side A): 5708223 BG42605-01 A1 MILES.ABBEYROAD1/2SPEED
Matrix / Runout (Side B): 5708223 BG42605-01 B1 MILES.ABBEYROAD1/2SPEED
Matrix / Runout (Side C): 5708225 BG42605-02 C1 MILES.ABBEYROAD1/2SPEED
Matrix / Runout (Side D): 5708225 BG42605-02 D1 MILES.ABBEYROAD1/2SPEED
Matrix / Runout (Side E): 5708227 BG42605-03 E1 MILES.ABBEYROAD1/2SPEED
Matrix / Runout (Side F): 5708227 BG42605-03 F1 MILES.ABBEYROAD1/2SPEED
Other (Cat# Disc 1): 0602557082234
Other (Cat# Disc 2): 0602557082258
Other (Cat# Disc 3): 0602557082272

More Information
Condition New
Format 3LP, 180 Gram
Label Virgin Records
Artist Queen
Color Black