Platinum is the fifth record album by Mike Oldfield, released in 1979 on Virgin Records. It was Oldfield's first album to include shorter songs and music written by others. A modified version of the album was released in the United States and Canada and titled Airborn. The In Concert 1980 tour, which ran from April to December of that year, was in promotion of the album. In Germany the album peaked at number 11. The album has since been reissued with bonus material.
The Platinum Collection (Mike Oldfield album). The Platinum Collection is a 2006 Virgin Records compilation album written and mostly performed by Mike Oldfield. The first two discs are entirely made up of content from Oldfield's Virgin albums, whereas some pieces on disc three are under licence from Warner.
A1. Part 1: Airborne. A2. Part 2: Platinum. Platinum (LP, Album, RE, RM, 180). Mercury, Universal UMC. 370 883-6.
UMG (от лица компании "Mercury"); Abramus Digital, LatinAutor, LatinAutor - PeerMusic, BMG Rights Management, ASCAP, CMRRA, UBEM, ARESA, BMI - Broadcast Music In. LatinAutor - SonyATV" и другие авторские общества (5). Композиция. Into Wonderland (Remastered). UMG (от лица компании "Mercury"); CMRRA, BMG Rights Management, ARESA" и другие авторские общества (3).
Platinum is a music studio album recording by MIKE OLDFIELD (Crossover Prog/Progressive Rock) released in 1979 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette. 1. Platinum Part 1 - Airborne (5:05) 2. Platinum Part 2 - Platinum (6:06) 3. Platinum Part 3 - Charleston (3:17) 4. Platinum Part 4 - North Star, Platinum Finale (4:49) 5. Woodhenge (4:05) $ 6. Into Wonderland (3:46) 7. Punkadiddle (5:46) 8. I Got Rhythm (4:44).
2016 Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, Remastered 2015. The Best Of Mike Oldfield: 1992-2003. The Studio Albums: 1992-2003. Five Miles Out. Mike Oldfield. 1974 E Album Set Deluxe.
By: Mike Oldfield (1979, Rock). More albums from Mike Oldfield: Earth Moving by Mike Oldfield. Tubular Bells III by Mike Oldfield. Discovery by Mike Oldfield. Islands by Mike Oldfield. Light + Shade by Mike Oldfield. Tubular Beats by Mike Oldfield. QE2 by Mike Oldfield. Crises by Mike Oldfield. View all albums . Platinum. By: Mike Oldfield (1979, Rock).
Album by Mike Oldfield. Platinum Part I: Airborne. Platinum Part II: Platinum. Platinum Part III: Charleston. Platinum Part IV: North Star/Platinum Finale. Into Wonderland (mislabelled as Sally). MusicBrainz: Platinum. ProgArchives: Platinum. Albums by Mike Oldfield.
With this album, Oldfield began to make an attempt to break down his extended structures into a more commercially acceptable format, with the side-long title track being separated into four sections. Early versions of the album included "Sally," Oldfield's paean to his partner Sally Cooper, while later pressings include "Into Wonderland.
|1||Airborn Mike Oldfield||Mike Oldfield||5:06|
|2||Platinum Mike Oldfield||Mike Oldfield||6:03|
|3||Charleston Mike Oldfield||Mike Oldfield||3:17|
|4||North Star/Platinum Finale Philip Glass||Mike Oldfield||4:43|
|5||Woodhenge Mike Oldfield||Mike Oldfield||4:06|
|6||Sally Mike Oldfield / Nico Ramsden||Mike Oldfield||5:00|
|7||Punkadiddle Mike Oldfield||Mike Oldfield||4:56|
|8||I Got Rhythm George Gershwin / Ira Gershwin||Mike Oldfield||4:40|
CreditsDavid Bedford - Arranger, Vocal Arrangement
Renate Blauel - Assistant Engineer
Francisco Centeno - Bass
Sally Cooper - Bells, Guitar (Electric), Tubular Bells
Delmelza - Conductor
Demalza - Congas
George Gershwin - Composer
Ira Gershwin - Composer
Philip Glass - Composer
Peter Laurence Gordon - Arranger, Horn Arrangements
Neil Jason - Bass
Pete Lemer - Keyboards
Richard Manwaring - Assistant Engineer
Pierre Moerlen - Drums, Vibraphone, Vocals (Background)
Kurt Munkasci - Engineer
Tom Newman - Engineer, Producer
Mike Oldfield - Arranger, Bass, Composer, Guitar, Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric), Keyboards, Multi Instruments, Percussion, Piano, Primary Artist, Synthesizer, Vibraphone, Vocals
Maurice Pert - Drums
Morris Pert - Keyboards, Percussion
Nico Ramsden - Composer, Guitar, Keyboards
Michael Riesman - Arranger, Horn Arrangements
Wendy Roberts - Vocals
Hansford Rowe - Bass
Alan Scheartzberg - Drums
Allan Schwartzberg - Drums
Allen Schwarzberg - Drums