Victims Of The Future (1983)

Gary Moore - guitar, vocals + bass (tracks 1, 7, 8)
Neil Carter - keyboards, backing vocals
Neil Murray - bass (track 3)
Bob Daisley - bass (tracks 2, 5, 9)
Mo Foster - bass (tracks 4, 6)
Ian Paice - drums (tracks 1, 3, 4, 8, 10)
Bobby Chouinard - drums (tracks 2, 5, 6, 7)
Noddy Holder - backing vocals (track 3)
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Craig Gruber - bass (track 10)

1. Victims Of The Future, 2. Teenage Idol, 3. Shapes Of Things, 4. Empty Rooms, 5. Murder In The Skies, 6. All I Want, 7. Hold On To Love, 8. Law Of The Jungle, 9. Devil In Her Heart, 10. Blinder

Recorded at Townhouse, London, United Kingdom - October-November 1983

First released in January 1984

 

Vinyl releases

United Kingdom - Virgin Records/10 Records - DIX 2 - 1983 - with innersleeve, sticker on sleeve, limited edition poster
United Kingdom - Virgin Records/10 Records - DIX 2 - 1983 - with innersleeve, different label
United Kingdom - Virgin Records/10 Records - OVED 206 - January 1989
Germany - Virgin Records/10 Records - 205 914-620 - 1983 - promotional copy, with innersleeve and promo sheet
Germany - Virgin Records/10 Records - 205 914-620 - 1983 - with innersleeve, sticker on the back "205 914-270"
Spain - Virgin Records/10 Records - E 205 914 - 1983
Italy - Virgin Records/10 Records - DIX 2 - 1983
Greece - Virgin Records/10 Records - VG 50041 - 1983 - with insert
Mexico - Virgin Records/10 Records - LAE-575 - 1984 - with innersleeve
Venezuela - Virgin Records - Virgin 1510 - 1984
Argentina - Virgin Records/10 Records - 60052 - 1984
New Zealand - Virgin Records/10 Records - DIX 2 - 1984 - with insert
Malaysia(?) - Nova Records - MP-80 - 198?
Taiwan(?) - MGM - MGM-003 - 198? - with insert

Side A:
1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol
3. Shapes Of Things
4. Empty Rooms

Side B:
1. Murder In The Skies
2. All I Want
3. Hold On To Love
4. Law Of The Jungle

USA - Mirage Records - 90154-1 - 1984 - test pressing, with info sheet
USA - Mirage Records - 7 90154-1 - 1984 - promotional copy, sticker and stamp on sleeve, with different artwork
USA - Mirage Records - 7 90154-1 - 1984 - with different artwork
Canada - Virgin Records - VL2285 - 1984 - with different artwork

Side A:
1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol
3. Devil In Her Heart
4. Empty Rooms

Side B:
1. Shapes Of Things
2. Murder In The Skies
3. Hold On To Love
4. Law Of The Jungle

Japan - Victor - VIL-6083 - 1984 - promotional copy, with inserts
Japan - Victor - VIL-6083 - 1984 - with inserts
Japan - Toshiba-EMI - 25VB-1047 - 1985 - promotional copy
Japan - Toshiba-EMI - 25VB-1047 - 1985

Side A:
1. Shapes Of Things
2. Hold On To Love
3. Murder In The Skies
4. Empty Rooms

Side B:
1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol (different version)
3. Devil In Her Heart
4. Law Of The Jungle

South Korea - Yeh Eum Records - YVPL 045 - 1984 - with innersleeve

Side A:
1. Teenage Idol
2. Shapes Of Things
3. Empty Rooms

Side B:
1. Murder In The Skies
2. All I Want
3. Hold On To Love
4. Law Of The Jungle

Cassette releases

United Kingdom - Virgin Records/10 Records - CDIX 2 - 1983
United Kingdom - Virgin Records/10 Records - OVEDC 206 - 1984
Germany - Virgin Records/10 Records - 405 914-652 - 1983
France - Virgin Records - 50 226 - 1983
Greece - Virgin Records/10 Records - TC-VG 50041 - 1983
Australia - Virgin Records/10 Records - CDIX-2 - 198?
Saudi Arabia - 747 Pop - 9087 - 19??
Saudi Arabia - Glory Soundtape Production - 84-1421 - 19??

Side A:
1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol
3. Shapes Of Things
4. Empty Rooms

Side B:
1. Murder In The Skies
2. All I Want
3. Hold On To Love
4. Law Of The Jungle

USA - Mirage Records - 7 90154-4 - 1984
USA - Relativity - 88561-1005-4 - 19??

Side A:
1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol
3. Devil In Her Heart
4. Empty Rooms
5. All I Want

Side B:
1. Shapes Of Things
2. Murder In The Skies
3. Hold On To Love
4. Law Of The Jungle

Japan - Victor - CW-1813 - 1984

Side A:
1. Shapes Of Things
2. Hold On To Love
3. Murder In The Skies
4. Empty Rooms

Side B:
1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol (different version)
3. Devil In Her Heart
4. Law Of The Jungle

CD releases

United Kingdom - Virgin Records - DIXCD 2 - August 1985
Holland - Virgin Records - 00777 7 86434 2 5 - 199?
Japan - Toshiba-EMI - 32VD-1009 - 28th February 1985
Japan - Victor - VJD-28098 - 1st February 1989
Japan - Virgin Japan -  VJCP-23126 - 1992 - promotional copy
Japan - Virgin Japan -  VJCP-23126 - 21st March 1992
Japan - Toshiba-EMI - VJCP-3045 - 1995 - promotional copy
Japan - Toshiba-EMI - VJCP-3045 - 31st May 1995

1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol
3. Shapes Of Things
4. Empty Rooms
5. Murder In The Skies
6. All I Want
7. Hold On To Love
8. Law Of The Jungle

Japan - Victor - VDP-28 - 21st June 1984

1. Shapes Of Things
2. Hold On To Love
3. Murder In The Skies (short version, without guitar intro)
4. Empty Rooms
5. Victims Of The Future
6. Teenage Idol (different version)
7. Devil In Her Heart
8. Law Of The Jungle

USA - Relativity - 88561-1005-2 - 19?? - with different artwork

1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol
3. Devil In Her Heart
4. Empty Rooms
5. All I Want
6. Shapes Of Things
7. Murder In The Skies
8. Hold On To Love
9. Law Of The Jungle

EU - Virgin Records - March 2003 - promotional copy
EU - Virgin Records - MOORECD2 - 28th April 2003
Japan - Toshiba-EMI - TOCP-53264 - September 2002 - promotional copy
Japan - Toshiba-EMI - TOCP-53264 - 30th October 2002
Japan - EMI Japan - VICP-68890 - 29th October 2008
Japan - EMI Japan - TOCP-54218 - 8th December 2010

1. Victims Of The Future
2. Teenage Idol
3. Shapes Of Things
4. Empty Rooms
5. Murder In The Skies
6. All I Want
7. Hold On To Love
8. Law Of The Jungle
9. Devil In Her Heart
10. Blinder
11. Empty Rooms ('84 remix)