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accidentally ON PURPOSE

accidentallyonpurpose[lp] UK February 1988 Virgin 208 737
[cd; without bonus] UK February 1988 Virgin 258 737
[cd] UK 1988 Virgin CDV-2498 1
[cd] Germany 1998 Eagle Records EDL EAG 083-2 1

  1. Clouds And Rain (Gillan/Glover) 4.00
  2. Evil Eye (Gillan/Glover) 4.10
  3. She Took My Breath Away (Gillan/Glover) 4.32
  4. Dislocated (Gillan/Glover) 3.22
  5. Via Miami (Gillan/Glover) 4.58
  6. I Can’t Dance To That (Gillan/Glover) 4.23
  7. Can’t Believe You Wanna Leave (R.Penniman) 3.08
  8. Lonely Avenue (Doc Pomus) 3.05
  9. Telephone Box (Gillan/Glover) 5.15
  10. I Though No (Gillan/Glover) 3.35

Bonus tracks on 1,2:

  1. Cayman Island (Gillan/Glover) 3.56
  2. Purple People Eater (S.Wooley) 2.35
  3. Chet (Gillan/Glover) 4.16

Musicians:

  • Ian Gillan: Vocals
  • Roger Glover: Bass
  • Andy Newmark: Drums
  • George Young: Soprano, horns
  • Chrissy Faith, Bette Sussman, Vaneese Thomas, Lydia Mann, Shirley Graham, Michele Graham, Rachel Collis, Grace Lewis: Backing vocals
  • Randy Brecker: Flugelhorn, horns
  • Nick Moroch: Electric guitar
  • Joe Mennonna: Horns, sax
  • Ira Siegel: Guitar
  • Lloyd Landesman: Keyboards
  • Dr John: Piano

Production credits:

  • produced by Roger Glover and Ian Gillan
  • engineered by Nick Blagona
  • recorded at AIR MONTSERRAT, B.W.I.
  • assisted by Ken Blair, Carl Lever, Frank Oglethorpe at MINOT STUDIO, N.Y.
  • assisted by Bruce Robbins, POWER STATION N.Y.
  • assisted by Dave O’Donnell, SOUNTEC STUDIO, CONNETICUT, USA
  • assisted by Peter Hodgson; mixed at POWER STATION, N.Y.
  • mastered at STERLING SOUND N.Y. by Greg Calbi
  • album co-ordinated by Phil Banfield at PERFORMING ARTISTES NETWORK LTD
  • design by Rob O’Connor at STYLOROUGE
  • cover illustration by David de Silva
  • photographs by Simon Fowler
  • snaps by Ian Gillan and Roger Glover
  • technician and bar steward Charles Lewis

2: Digitally remastered with extensive sleeve notes by Michael Heatley