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Propaganda - Wishful Thinking Album
Electronic
Performer: Propaganda
Title: Wishful Thinking
Style: Synth-pop
Year 17 Nov 1985
Country UK
Label ZTT
Catalog Number ZAS 20
Genre: Electronic
Rating: 4.1
Votes: 768
MP3 size: 2833 mb
FLAC size: 2201 mb
WMA size: 1368 mb
Record From: Vinyl, LP, Album

Propaganda - Wishful Thinking Album

Tracklist

1 Here: Disturbdances Of Songs By Propaganda 20:07
2Loving0:46
3Loved6:43
4 There: Disturbdances Of Songs By Propaganda 21:22
5Jewelled7:48
6Laughed!
Written-By [A Piece Originally Written By] – Malcolm Ross, Paul Haig
8:54
7Abuse
Written-By – Thein, Mertens, Dorper
3:29
8Thought2:42
9Abuse
Written-By – Thein, Mertens, Dorper
4:17
10Machined6:54

Credits

  • Design [Sleeve]ZTT
  • Painting [Cover]Brücken
  • Photography ByJohn Stoddart , Peter Brown
  • Producer [Original Material Produced By]S.J. Lispon, T.C. Horn
  • Remix [Reproductions By]R. Kraushaar, P. Morley
  • Tape OpPaul Wright
  • Written-By [Propaganda Music Written Up By]Claudia Brücken, Michael Mertens, Ralf Dorper, Susanne Freytag
  • Design [Sleeve Designed]ZTT
  • Mastered ByCopperman
  • Painting [Cover]Brücken
  • Photography ByJohn Stoddart , Peter Brown
  • Producer [Original Material Produced By]S.J. Lispon, T.C. Horn
  • Remix [Reproductions By]R. Kraushaar, P. Morley
  • Tape Op [Tape Operator]Paul Wright
  • Written-By [Propaganda Music Written Up By]Claudia Brücken, Michael Mertens, Ralf Dorper, Susanne Freytag

Notes

Notes on front cover:
(for the footsteps and heartbeats of the connoisseur)
'Wishful Thinking'
is disturbdances of five songs

Notes on back cover:
Zas twenty: "wishful thinking": sarm studio disturb-
dances of 5 Propaganda songs

39 studio hours of bending, repeating, arranging and
editing by Robert Kraushaar and Paul Morley from
original material produced by S.J. Lipson T.C. Horn
for the long player 'A Secret Wish'. Tape operator: paul
wright.

Produced in a limited edition by Z.T.T. Records and Japes
for Island Records U.S.A. and released in Europe as a
souvenir of Propaganda's Autumn 1985 outside world
"tour". Propaganda performed by claudia brücken
(vocals) susanne freytag (vocals) and michael mertens
(percussion) with the assistance of derek forbes (bass)
brian mcGee (drums) kevin armstrong (guitar). Not in
performance: ralf dorper.
[this is the line-up of the Outside World tour, not the
credits for the Wishful Thinking recordings]

There is a poem of Goethe in which these lines occur:
"Und umzuschaffen das Gesschaffene
Dass sich's nicht zum Starren waffne
Wikt ewiges lebendiges Thun"

Which can be roughly translated:
"And refashioning the fashioned
lest it stiffen into iron
is work of endless vital activity"
_____

℗ + © 1984/5 ZTT

Individual tracks durations not listed on release[sleeve notes front cover]

(for the footsteps and heartbeats of the connoisseur)
'Wishful Thinking'
is disturbdances of five songs

[sleeve notes back cover]

Zas twenty: "Wishful Thinking": sarm studio disturbdances of 5 Propaganda songs.

39 studio hours of bending, repeating, arranging and editing by Robert Kraushaar and Paul Morley from original material produced by S.J. Lipson T.C. Horn for the long player 'A Secret Wish'. Tape operator: Paul Wright.

Produced in a limited edition by Z.T.T. Records and Japes for Island Records U.S.A. and released in Europe as a souvenir of Propaganda's Autumn 1985 outside world "Tour". Propaganda performed by Claudia Brücken (vocals) Susanne Freytag (vocals) and Michael Mertens (percussion) with the assistance of Derek Forbes (bass) Brian McGee (drums) Kevin Armstrong (Guitar). Not in performance: Ralf Dorper.

[this is the line-up of the Outside World tour, not the credits for the Wishful Thinking recordings]

There is a poem of Goethe in which these lines occur:
"Und umzuschaffen das Gesschaffene
Dass sich's nicht zum Starren waffne
Wikt ewiges lebendiges Thun"

Which can be roughly translated:
"And refashioning the fashioned
lest it stiffen into iron
is work of endless vital activity"
_____

℗ + © 1984/5 ZTT

Individual tracks durations not listed on release.

Barcodes

  • Barcode (Text): 4 007192 074396
  • Barcode (Scanned): 4007192074396
  • Rights Society: GEMA STEMRA BIEM
  • Label Code: LC 0407
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1 Label): S 207 439 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2 Label): S 207 439 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1, run-out side A, stamped, tag etched): ZAS 20 A-1U-1-1 - Copperman D
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 1, run-out side B, stamped): ZAS 20 B-1U-1-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2, run-out side A, stamped, tag and X1etched): ZAS 20 A-1U-1-1 -X1 Copperman D
  • Matrix / Runout (Variant 2, run-out side B, stamped, X1 etched): ZAS 20 B-1U-1-1-X1 D

Companies

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – ZTT
  • Copyright (c) – ZTT
  • Manufactured By – Island Records
  • Distributed By – Island Records
  • Pressed By – EMI Records
  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – ZTT
  • Copyright (c) – ZTT
  • Record Company – Ariola Eurodisc GmbH
  • Distributed By – Ariola Group Of Companies

Album

Released in November 1985, Wishful Thinking was put together initially for the American club market, comprising of somewhat radical remixes of tracks from the album A Secret Wish. Released date 17 November 1985. Wishful Thinking is a 1985 remix album by Propaganda. UMG, UnionSquareMusic от лица компании ZTT BMI - Broadcast Music Inc. Type Album. Somehow Wishful Thinking seems deserving of Goethe's defense. Propaganda - Machined. Wishful Thinking is a 1985 remix album by the synthpop band Propaganda. Machined, 06:53. Band Name Propaganda. Noise and Girls Come out to Play - A Compact Introduction to Propaganda. Compiled by Paul Morley and tape operator Bob Kraushaar without input from the group. Propaganda - Loving. Records and Japes for Island Records . and released in Europe as a souvenir of PROPAGANDA'S autumn 1985 outside world tour. Propaganda - Abuse. The track is not included on the film's soundtrack album, however. Members owning this album1. Music StyleNew-Wave. Somehow Wishful Thinking seems deserving of Goethe's defense. Album 1985 8 Songs. Wishful Thinking, 2013. The record jacket for Wishful Thinking, their 1985 collection of remixed disturbdances of songs from their debut, A Secret Wish, defends the remix concept with a quotation from Goethe: and refashioning the fashioned lest it stiffen into iron is a work of endless vital activity. These remixes are vital and original creations in their own right. Originally released November 1985, Wishful Thinking was initially put together as a promo for the American club market, composed of remixes of tracks from the album A Secret Wish. The track is not included on the film's soundtrack album, however. Labels Island Records ZTT EMI Records. Wishful Thinking. Propaganda - Jewelled. It was compiled by Paul Morley and tape operator Bob Kraushaar without input from the group themselves, who objected to its release in Europe. Тексты песен и переводы альбома песен альбома Wishful Thinking - Propaganda. At times they even seem to surpass the quality of the original poppier versions. and released in Europe as a souvenir of PROPAGANDA'S autumn 1985 outside world tour. Propaganda - Laughed. Album Name Wishful Thinking. Electronic Thinking. Laughed, 08:54. Abuse was used as the opening titles theme for the 1987 John Hughes film Some Kind of Wonderful. Propaganda performed by claudia brücken vocals susanne freytag vocals and michael martens percussion with the assistance of derek forbes bass brian mcGee drums kevin armstron