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Ummagumma is a progressive rock double album by Pink Floyd, released in 1969. The first disc is a live album of their normal setlist of the time, while the second one contains individual compositions by each member of the band.

Contents

Track listing

Disc one: live album

Side one

  1. "Astronomy Domine" (Syd Barrett) – 8:29
  2. "Careful with That Axe, Eugene" (Roger Waters, Rick Wright, David Gilmour, Nick Mason) – 8:50

Side two

  1. "Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun" (Waters) – 9:15
  2. "A Saucerful of Secrets" (Gilmour/Waters/Mason/Wright) – 12:48
    • "Something Else"
    • "Syncopated Pandemonium"
    • "Storm Signal"
    • "Celestial Voices"

Disc two: studio album

Side one

  1. "Sysyphus" (Wright) – 12:59 (on LP); 13:26 (on CD)
    • Part 1 – 4:29 (on LP); 1:08 (on CD)
    • Part 2 – 1:45 (on LP); 3:30 (on CD)
    • Part 3 – 3:07 (on LP); 1:49 (on CD)
    • Part 4 – 3:38 (on LP); 6:59 (on CD)
  2. "Grantchester Meadows" (Waters) – 7:26
  3. "Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Grooving with a Pict" (Waters) – 4:59

Side two

  1. "The Narrow Way" (Gilmour) – 12:17
    • Part 1 – 3:27
    • Part 2 – 2:53
    • Part 3 – 5:57
  2. "The Grand Vizier's Garden Party" (Mason) – 8:44
    • Part 1: "Entrance" – 1:00
    • Part 2: "Entertainment" – 7:06
    • Part 3: "Exit" – 0:38

On the remastered CD, "Part 1" of "Sysyphus" was split into two tracks and called "Part 1" and "Part 2". "Part 2" on vinyl became "Part 3" on CD, and "Part 3" and "Part 4" were combined into the CD's "Part 4". (The original "Part 4" begins with the large orchestral thud.) "The Narrow Way" and "The Grand Vizier's Garden Party" were also split into their three parts for easier navigation.

Cassette

Side one

  1. "Sysyphus" (Wright) – 12:59
  2. "Astronomy Domine" (Syd Barrett) – 8:29
  3. "Grantchester Meadows" (Waters) – 7:26
  4. "Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Grooving with a Pict" (Waters) – 4:59
  5. "Careful with That Axe, Eugene" (Waters/Wright/Gilmour/Mason) – 8:50

Side two

  1. "The Narrow Way" (Gilmour) – 12:17
  2. "Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun" (Waters) – 9:15
  3. "The Grand Vizier's Garden Party" (Mason) – 8:44
  4. "A Saucerful of Secrets" (Gilmour/Waters/Mason/Wright) – 12:48

Personnel

  • Roger Waters – bass guitar; vocals on "Careful with That Axe, Eugene", "Set the Controls…" and "Grantchester Meadows"; acoustic guitar on "Grantchester Meadows"; tape effects and voices on "Several Species…".
  • David Gilmour – guitars; vocals on "Astronomy Domine" and "A Saucerful of Secrets"; all instruments and vocals on "The Narrow Way"
  • Richard Wright – keyboards; vocals on "Astronomy Domine"
  • Nick Mason – drums and percussion

with:

  • Lindy Mason (then Mason's wife) – flute on "The Grand Vizier's Garden Party" (uncredited)




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