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1975 /1990 Ommadawn
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Ommadawn Part One // Ommadawn Part Two / On Horseback

 

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England
OVEDC 208
transparent MC
cover mirrored, 1990 release

 

1975 /1980 Ommadawn
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Ommadawn Part One / Into Wonderland // Punkadidlle / Ommadawn Part Two / On Horseback

 

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Singapore
747 Pop 7060
grey MC
not licensed, different cover and track order includes Into Wonderland and Punkadiddle from Platinum, year not confirmed.

 

1976 Boxed
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MC1: Tubular Bells Part One // Tubular Bells Part Two incl. The Sailor's Hornpipe
MC2: Hergest Ridge Part One // Hergest Ridge Part Two
MC3: Ommadawn Part One // Ommadawn Part Two / On Horseback
MC4: The Phaeacian Games / Extract From "Star's End" / The Rio Grande // First Excursion / Argiers / Portsmouth /
In Dulci Jubilo / Speak (Tho' You Only Say Farewell)

 

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Italy
VBOXK 7001
grey MCs, orange labels
comes in a 7" box, no booklet, VBOXK numbers on labels

 

1978 Incantations
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MC1: Incantations Part One // Incantations Part Two
MC2: Incantations Part Three // Incantations Part Four

 

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Spain
XW-500191 / XW-500192
black MCs
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1979 Exposed
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MC1: Incantations Parts One And Two (Live) // Incantations Parts Three And Four (Live)
MC2: Tubular Bells Part One (Live) // Tubular Bells Part Two Incl. The Sailor's Hornpipe (Live) / Guilty (Live)

 

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Spain
XW-500576 / XW-500577
white MC's, silver labels
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1979 Platinum
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Platinum Part One: Airborne / Platinum Part Two: Platinum / Platinum Part Three: Charleston / Platinum Part Four: North Star/Platinum Finale // Woodhenge / Sally / Punkadiddle / I Got Rhythm

 

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England
TCV 2141
grey MC, black printing
Original 1st edition (plays 'Sally')

 

1979 Airborn
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Platinum Part 1: Airborn / Platinum Part 2: Platinum / Platinum art 3: Charleston / Platinum Part 4: North Star/Platinum Finale // Guilty / Into Wonderland / Punkadiddle / I Got Rhythm

 

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Canada
TCV 2153
grey MC, orange label
no bonus album

 

1980 Airborn
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Airborn / Platinum / Charleston / North Star-Platinum Finale / Incantations (Studio and Live) // Tubular Bells (Live) / Guilty / Into Wonderland / Punkadiddle / I Got Rhythm

 

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Singapore
747 Rock 4795
grey MC, blue-white label
not licensed, incl. tracks from bonus album,
year not confirmed

 

1980 Airborn
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Tubular Bells (Live) / Guilty // Airborn / Platinum / Charleston / North Star-Platinum Finale / Into Wonderland / Punkadiddle / I Got Rhythm

 

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Indonesia
IMD-6791
grey MC
different track order

 

1980 Impressions
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Tubular Bells Live Part 1 / Ommadawn Part 1 // Airborne / Platinum / Charleston / Punkadiddle / I Got Rhythm /
Guilty / Pipe Tune / In Dulci Jubilo / Wrekorder Wrondo / Cuckoo Song / On Horseback / Portsmouth / Sailor's Hornpipe

 

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England
MC TEL 4
grey MC, black printing
compilation album made by Tellydisc it was only avaliable by mail-order

 

1980 QE2
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Taurus 1 / Sheba / Conflict / Arrival // Wonderful Land / Mirage / QE2-QE2 Finale / Celt / Molly

 

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Canada
VL4-2216
grey MC, orange label
Canadian LP-cover, printed bull-eye

 

1980 QE2
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Taurus 1 / Sheba / Conflict / Arrival // Wonderful Land / Mirage / QE2-QE2 Finale / Celt / Molly

 

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German Democratic Republic
Amiga 055 892
black MC, red labels
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1980 Music Wonderland
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Arrival / Portsmouth / Sheba / Blue Peter / Extract From Tubular Bells / Sailor's Hornpipe / Punkadiddle //
Wonderful Land / In Dulci Jubilo / Extract From Ommadawn / On Horseback / Guilty (Live) / North Star-Platinum Finale

 

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Germany
404 000-352
grey MC, white label
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1980 The Best Of
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Guilty / Excerpt from Incantations / Blue Peter / Excerpt from Ommadawn / North Star-Platinum Finale / Portsmouth / Ecxerpt from Hergest Ridge // In Dulci Jubilo / Tubular Bells / Wonderful Land

 

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Indonesia
58100
black MC, AQUARIUS MUSIC INDONESIA labels
year not confirmed

 

1981 Episodes
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Ommadawn (Extrait) / Tubular Bells (Extrait) / Incantations (Extraits) // Hergest Ridge (Extrait) / Airborne / Punkadiddle / Sheba / Arrival / Celt / Portsmouth

 

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France
403.803
grey MC, black printing
compilation album only avaliable in France

 

1981 The Consequences Of Indecisions
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The Sighted Light / Hands Calming The Water / Mathematical Air Display // The Consequences Of Indecisions Part One: Time Heals All Wounds / The Consequences Of Indecisions Part Two: Comfort With A Stranger / False Start

 

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Holland
MB 990133
Black MC, orange label
Next edition "Keesojen Lehto" of Pekka Pohjola from 1977.
Made in Germany on label.

 

1983 Mike Oldfield, Sally Oldfield, Pekka Pohjola
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The Sighted Light / Hands Calming The Water / Mathematical Air Display // The Consequences Of Indecisions Part One: Time Heals All Wounds / The Consequences Of Indecisions Part Two: Comfort With A Stranger / False Start

 

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Italy
BLUK 71815
Red MC, orange label
Next edition "Keesojen Lehto" of Pekka Pohjola from 1977.
This realese named as "US - 101"

 

1983 Crises
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This Side: Mistake / In High Places / Foreign Affair / Taurus III / Shadow On The Wall / Moonlight Shadow
Other Side: Crises

 

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Canada
VL4-2262
grey MC, green label
different track order, plays bonus track: Mistake; "This Side & Other Side"

 

1983 Crises
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Crises / Into Wonderland // Charlston / Punkadiddle / Taurus 3 / Shadow On The Wall / Moonlight Shadow /
In High Places / Foreign Affair

 

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Singapore
747 Pop 8717
grey MC
not licensed, different cover and track order includes Into Wonderland, Charlston and Punkadiddle from Platinum

 

1985 The Complete [2MC]
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1: Arrival / In Dulci Jubilo / Portsmouth / Jungle Gardenia / Guilty / Blue Peter / Waldberg (The Peak) / Wonderful Land / Etude // Moonlight Shadow / Family Man / Mistake / Five Miles Out / Crime Of Passion / To France / Shadow On The Wall
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Excerpt From Ommadawn / Excerpt From Tubular Bells / Excerpt From Hergest Ridge / Excerpt From Incantations / Evacuation // Sheba (Live) / Mirage (Live) / Platinum (Live) / Mount Teide (Live)

 

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England
CMOC-1
grey MCs
Original early UK edition in thick double case

 

1987 Five Miles Out
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Taurus II // Mount Teide / Orabidoo / Family Man / Five Miles Out

 

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East European
MAX 1827
Grey MC, light blue label
Country and year of release not confirmed, not licensed

 

1987 Discovery
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To France / Poison Arrows / Crystal Gazing / Tricks of the Light / Discovery // Talk About Your Life / Saced By A Bell /
The Lake / Crime Of Passion

 

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East European
MAX 2046
Grey MC, light blue label
Country and year of release not confirmed, not licensed

 

1987 A Virgin Compilation
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Magic Touch / Magic Touch (Edit) / Tubular Bells (Edit) / Family Man / Flying Start / Moonlight Shadow //
Shadow On The Wall / Five Miles Out / Etude / Jungle Gardenia / North Point

 

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USA
PR 2169
transparent MC
promo

 

1987 Islands
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The Wind Chimes part 1/ The Wind Chimes part 2 // Magic Touch / The Time Has come / North Point / Flying Start / Islands

 

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USA
7 90645-4
transparent MC
different cover and track order

 

1989 Earth Moving
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Holy / Hostage / Far Country / Innocent / Runaway Son // See The Light / Earth Moving / Blue Night / Nothing But/Bridge To Paradise

 

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Poland
S 167
black MC, white-red Starling label
not licensed

 

1990 Mike Oldfield
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Tubular Bells part One / Taurus 3 // Tubular Bells part Two / Foreign Affair

 

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Poland
B.W 213
Black MC, red label
Country not confirmed, not licensed

 

1990 Amarok
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Amarok

 

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England
TCV 2640
black MC
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1992 Greatest Hits
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Moonlight Shadow / Five Miles Out / Arrival / Family Man / William Tell Overture / Crystal Gazing // Etude / Mistake /
Crime Of Passion / Portsmouth / To France / Shadow On The Wall

 

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Poland
204 1
transparent MC, tak! label
not licensed, year not confirmed

 

1992 Greatest Hits [2MC]
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MC1: Moonlight Shadow / Five Miles Out / Arrival / Family Man / William Tell Overture / Crystal Gazing // Etude / Mistake /
Crime Of Passion / Portsmouth / To France / Shadow On The Wall
MC2: Islands / Poison Arrows / Blue Peter / Excerpt from Tubular Bells / Flying Start // Tricks of the Light / Excerpt from Incantations / Excerpt from Hergest Ridge / Magic Touch / Talk about your life

 

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Poland
t-211
transparent MCs, tak! labels
not licensed, year not confirmed

 

1992 Tubular Bells II
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Sentinel / Dark Star / Clear Light / Blue Saloon / Sunjammer / Red Dawn / The Bell // Weightless / The Great Plain / Sunset Door / Tattoo / Altered State / Maya Gold / Moonshine

 

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Poland
takt 1859
transparent MC
not licensed, different cover

 

1993 The Best Of Mike Oldfield Elements
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Tubular Bells (opening theme) / Family Man / Moonlight Shadow / Heaven's Open / Five Miles Out / To France /
Foreign Affair / In Dulci Jubilo // Shadow On The Wall / Islands / Etude / Sentinel / Ommadawn (excerpt) /
Incantations (part four excerpt) / Amarok (excerpt) / Portsmouth

 

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Poland
STAR 635
transparent MC, yellow printing
not licensed

 

1993 The Best Of ...
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Tubular Bells (opening theme) / Family Man / Moonlight Shadow / Heaven's Open / Five Miles Out / To France /
Foreign Affair / In Dulci Jubilo // Shadow On The Wall / Islands / Etude / Sentinel / Ommadawn (excerpt) /
Incantations (part four excerpt) / Amarok (excerpt) / Portsmouth

 

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Poland
MG1-87
transparent MC, white printing
not licensed

 

1993 The Best
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Moonlight Shadow / Heaven's Open / To France / Foreign Affair / Family Man / In Dulci Jubilo / Tubular Bells // Five Miles Out / Shadow On the Wall / Islands / Etude / Sentinel / Incantations / Portsmouth

 

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Poland
ES 2345
transparent MC
year of release not confirmed, not licensed

 

1995 Tubular Bells
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Tubular Bells Part 1 / Tubular Demo Bit (Part 1) / Tubular Demo Bit (Part 2) // Don Alfonso / Tubular Bells (Part 2) / The Sailor's Hornpipe / Tubular Bells (Part 3) / Some Gaelic Tunes - A - Duet / Don Alfonso (German Version)

 

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Italy
MC 9027
transparent MC
bootleg
A1,B2,B3 - a copy of the second disc from the official album 'Exposed'
B4 - is actually 'Guilty' taken from the same album above.
A2 - is Mike alone on acoustic playing Red Dawn and going into The Bell...
A3 -is a very nice Keyboard merging of TB and TB2 from the same radio show above.
B1 - is the extended version of Don Alfonso.(But is slightly fast)
B5 - is actually Fanny Planxty Power

 

1995 The Songs Of Distant Earth
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In The Beginning / Let There Be Light / Supernova / Magellan / First Landing / Oceania / Only Time Will Tell /
Prayer For The Earth / Lament For Atlantis // The Chamber / Hibernaculum / Tubular World / The Shining Ones /
Crystal Clear / The Sunken Forest / Ascension / A New Beginning

 

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USA
4-45933
blue reprise label
Reissue, promo gold stamped on picture cover

 

1998 Tubular Bells III
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The Source Of Secrets / The Watchful Eye / Jewel In The Crown / Outcast / Serpent Dream / The Inner Child /
Man In The Rain / Top Of The Morning / Moonwatch / Secrets / Far Above The Clouds

 

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East Europe
00896
transparent MC
Country and year of release not confirmed, not licensed

 

1998 Tubular Bells
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Tubular Bells Part One // Tubular Bells Part Two

 

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Poland
GR 017/98
transparent MC
licensed edition

 

1999 Tubular Bells
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Tubular Bells Part One // Tubular Bells Part Two

 

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Poland
OLDR 025-4
transparent MC
licensed edition
Named also as "Legendary Rock Stars Greatest Hits"

 

1999 Tubular Bells
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Tubular Bells Part One // Tubular Bells Part Two

 

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Poland
SELL 5101
transparent MC
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2002 Tres Lunas
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Misty / No Mans Land / Return To The Origin / Landfall / Viper / Turtle Island // To Be Free / Firefly / Tres Lunas / Daydream / Thou Art In Heaven / Sirius / No Mans Land (Reprise)

 

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Poland
0927458924
transparent MC
Manufactured By Takt 146/FV, 3 stickers and hologram

     
 





 
     
 





 
     
 



 
     
 





 
     
 





 
     
 





 

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