Empty Rooms (1985)


The re-recorded version of this Gary Moore classic, which was also released during the summer, just like the one from the previous year. Although most of the fans are prefer the original version of this song, it has reached higher position on the UK Singles chart and went up to No.16 to staying much longer on the chart than its predecessor.

7" releases

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United Kingdom - Virgin Records/10 Records - TEN 58 - July 1985 - sticker on sleeve

Side A: Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)
Side B: Out Of My System

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United Kingdom - Virgin Records/10 Records - TEN D 58 - July 1985 - limited double edition, sticker on gatefold sleeve

Side A: Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)
Side B: Out Of My System
Side C: Parisienne Walkways (live - 18th December 1984)
Side D: Murder In The Skies (live - 18th December 1984)

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Germany - Virgin Records/10 Records - 107 558-100 - July 1985 - promotional copy, info sheet

Side A: Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)
Side B: Out Of My System

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Germany - Virgin Records/10 Records - 107 558-100 - July 1985

Side A: Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)
Side B: Out Of My System

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France - Virgin Records/10 Records - SA 1049 - October 1985 - promotional copy, record company sleeve

Side A: Empty Rooms
Side B: - blank -

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Australia - Virgin Records/10 Records - TEN 58 - 1985 - promotional copy, stamped labels, without picture sleeve

Side A: Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)
Side B: Parisienne Walkways (live - 18th December 1984)

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New Zealand - Virgin Records/10 Records - TEN 58 - 1985 - record company sleeve

Side A: Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)
Side B: Parisienne Walkways (live - 18th December 1984)

12" releases

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United Kingdom - Virgin Records/10 Records - TEN 58-12 - July 1985 - sticker on sleeve

Side A:
1. Empty Rooms (Long Version - from 1984)
2. Out Of My System
Side B:
1. Parisienne Walkways (live - 18th December 1984)
2. Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)

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Germany - Virgin Records/10 Records - 601914-213 - July 1985 - 'Supper 1985 Version' misspelled text on label

Side A:
1. Empty Rooms (Long Version - from 1984)
2. Out Of My System
Side B:
1. Parisienne Walkways (live - 18th December 1984)
2. Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)

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South Korea - Yeh Eum Records - YVPL-11092 (YVPE 11092 on labels and as matrix-number) - 1987 - promotional copy

Side A:
1. Empty Rooms (Long Version - from 1984)
2. Out Of My System
Side B:
1. Parisienne Walkways (live - 18th December 1984)
2. Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)

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South Korea - Yeh Eum Records - YVPL-11092 (YVPE 11092 on labels and as matrix-number) - 25th May 1987

Side A:
1. Empty Rooms (Long Version - from 1984)
2. Out Of My System
Side B:
1. Parisienne Walkways (live - 18th December 1984)
2. Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)

CD release

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EEC/Austria - Virgin Records/10 Records - CDT35 - December 1988 - 3" CD, gatefold cardboard sleeve

1. Empty Rooms (Long Version - from 1984)
2. Parisienne Walkways (live - 18th December 1984)
3. Empty Rooms (Summer 1985 Version)

Magazine ads

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Official video