Strange Advance - Discography

Compiled by Vladimir Kruglov
Copyright (2004)
Last update on 06/02/2007.

Main sources for this discography were various on-line stores (musicstack.com, gemm.com), and also
Allmusic.com, Discogs.com and David Mock`s page.

Also strongly suggest you to visit the newly-opened Internet home of Strange Advance!

This discography is unofficial and can be incomplete. There is still a lot to be done to make
this list as full and comprehensive as possible. So if you have any additions, corrections or
anything like that, please feel free to e-mail me here:

    80`s Discogs (fadingeuropeans@mail.ru)

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::: Discography Index ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::
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1) Singles
2) Long Players
3) Compilation Appearances
4) Albums Credits
5) End of Discography

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::: Singles ::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::
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Strange Advance: She Controls Me
  [1982] single

    SP: 1982 CA (Capitol; B 72896) [ps]
    SP: 1983 NL (Capitol; 1-A 006-86664)

        A - 3.56    She Controls Me
        B - 4.33    Lost in Your Eyes

    SP: 1983 UK (Capitol; CL 289) [ps]

        A - 3.56    She Controls Me
        B - 4.38    Automatic Sighs

    SP: 1983 US (Capitol; B 5214) [ps]

        A - 2.59    She Controls Me (US single mix)
        B - 4.33    Lost in Your Eyes

  [Video]
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Strange Advance: Worlds Away
  [1983] single

    SP: 1983 US (Capitol; B 5232) [ps]

        A - 4.34    Worlds Away
        B - 4.12    Prisoner

    EP: 1982 CA (Capitol; SPRO 9894) [promo]

        A - 7.05    Worlds Away (album version)
            4.34    Worlds Away (edited version)
        B - 3.56    She Controls Me
            3.53    Love Games

  [Video]
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Strange Advance: Love Games
  [1983] single

    SP: 1983 UK (Capitol; CL 270) [ps]

        A - 3.51    Love Games
        B - 3.53    Kiss in the Dark

    EP: 1983 CA (Capitol; 75032) [ps]
    EP: 1983 UK (Capitol; 12 CL 270) [ps]

        A - 6.33    Love Games (dance mix)
        B - 3.56    Kiss in the Dark (remix)

    EP: 1983 US (Capitol; SPRO 9928) [promo] [die-cut ps]

        A - Love Games (dance club version)
        B - Love Games (instrumental)

  [Video]
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Strange Advance: Kiss in the Dark
  [1983] single

    SP: 1983 CA (Capitol; B 72907) [ps]

        A - 3.53    Kiss in the Dark
        B - 4.12    Prisoner

  [Video]
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Strange Advance: We Run
  [1985] single

    SP: 1985 CA (Capitol; B 72960) [ps]
    SP: 1985 DE (Capitol; 200.607-7) [ps]
    SP: 1985 UK (Capitol; CL 359) [ps]
    SP: 1985 US (Capitol; B 5470) [ps]

        A - 3.57    We Run
        B - 5.06    Nor Crystal Tears

    EP: 1985 CA (Capitol; V 75089) [ps]

        A - 9.20    We Run (advanced mix)
        B - 6.03    We Run (extended single mix)
            4.38    We Run (strange mix) [=instrumental]

    EP: 1985 DE (Capitol; 200.629-6) [ps]

        A - 6.08    We Run (extended single mix)
        B - 3.58    We Run (album version)

  [Video]
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Strange Advance: Running Away
  [1985] single

    SP: 1985 CA (Capitol; B 72982) [ps]

        A - Running Away (Bob Rock remix)
        B - Home of the Brave
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Strange Advance: The Second That I Saw You
  [1986] single

    SP: 1986 CA (Capitol; B 72968) [ps]

        A - 3.20    The Second That I Saw You
        B - 4.11    One Chance in a Million
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Strange Advance: Love Becomes Electric
  [1987] single

    SP: 1987 CA (Current/Capitol; B 73041)

        A - 3.57    Love Becomes Electric (single version)
        B - 4.47    This Island Earth

    EP: 1987 CA (Current/Capitol; SPRO 346) [radio promo]

        A - 4.28    Love Becomes Electric (album version)
        B - 3.58    Love Becomes Electric (single version)

    EP: 1987 CA (Current/Capitol; CI 75207) [cut-out ps] [also issued on clean vinyl]

        A - 6.20    Love Becomes Electric (extended club mix)
            6.26    Love Becomes Electric (count zero mix)
        B - 6.35    Love Becomes Electric (skin 2 skin mix)
            3.57    Love Becomes Electric (single version)

  [Video]
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Strange Advance: Till the Stars Fall
  [1988] single

    SP: 1988 CA (Current/Capitol; B 73056) [ps]
    SP: 1988 UK (President; PT 576) [ps]

        A - 4.10    Till the Stars Fall
        B - 4.26    Wild Blue

  [Video]
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Strange Advance: Hold You
  [1988] single

    SP: 1988 CA (Current/Capitol; B 73064) [ps]

        A - 4.32    Hold You
        B - 4.16    Rock and Whirl

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Strange Advance: Worlds Away
  [November 1982] album

    LP: 1982 CA (Capitol; ST 12232) [ps] [with inner lyric sleeve]
    LP: 1983 US (Capitol; SPRO 221) [ps] [promo]
    LP: 1983 US (EMI; 400.152) [ps]
    LP: 1983 DE (Capitol; 640.400-152) [ps]

        A - 2.56    She Controls Me
            3.47    Love Games
            4.11    One Chance in a Million
            5.20    Sister Radio
            4.38    Automatic Sighs
        B - 7.01    Worlds Away
            3.54    Kiss in the Dark
            4.30    Hold on to the Nite
            0.54    Watermusic
            4.14    Prisoner

  [Review:
    RateYourMusic.com]
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Strange Advance: 2wo
  [January 1985] album

    LP: 1985 CA (Capitol; ST 12349) [ps] [with insert]
    LP: 1985 DE (Capitol; 642.402-861) [ps]
    LP: 1985 NL (Capitol; P 8-3334) [ps]
    MC: 1985 US (Capitol; 4 XT 12349)

        A - 3.56    I`ll Be the One to Cry
            3.20    The Second That I Saw You
            3.54    We Run
            2.02    Prelude
            6.54    Home of the Brave
        B - 4.00    The Sounds of Life
            4.14    Blue Fire
            5.41    Just Like You
            4.15    Running Away
            5.06    Nor Crystal Tears

    CD: 2004 US (Capitol/EMI; 7243 5 32332 2 8) [ps] [remastered]

            3.56    I`ll Be the One to Cry
            3.20    The Second That I Saw You
            3.59    We Run
            2.02    Prelude
            6.34    Home of the Brave
            4.00    The Sounds of Life
            4.14    Blue Fire
            5.41    Just Like You
            4.15    Running Away
            5.06    Nor Crystal Tears
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Strange Advance: Over Sixty Minutes with Strange Advance
  [June 1987] compilation

    CD: 1987 CA (Capitol; CDP 7 46887-2) [ps]
    CD: 1995 CA (Capitol/EMI; C-2 46887)
    MC: 1987 CA (Capitol; CA 46887)

            7.01    Worlds Away
            3.47    Love Games
            3.54    Kiss in the Dark
            4.30    Hold on to the Nite
            3.23    The Second That I Saw You
            2.56    She Controls Me
            3.58    We Run
            3.15    Running Away
            2.08    Prelude
            6.33    Home of the Brave
            4.38    Automatic Sighs
            4.12    Blue Fire
            4.14    Prisoner
            4.33    Lost in Your Eyes
            9.20    We Run (advanced mix)
            1.11    Worlds Away (reprise)

  [Review:
    RateYourMusic.com]
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Strange Advance: The Distance Between
  [1988] album

    LP: 1988 CA (Current/Capitol; CLT 48550) [ps] [with inner]
    LP: 1988 DE (Capitol; 647.485-501) [ps]
    LP: 1988 NL (Capitol; P 8-6118) [ps] [with info sheet]
    MC: 1988 CA (Current/Capitol; CAT 48550)
    MC: 1988 UK (President; PTLC 1094)

        A - 4.05    Till the Stars Fall
            4.20    Love Becomes Electric
            4.55    Who Lives Next Door?
            4.25    Love is Strange
            4.48    This Island Earth
            4.32    Hold You
        B - 4.16    Crying in the Ocean
            4.27    Wild Blue
            4.16    Rock and Whirl
            2.26    Ultimate Angels
            7.25    Alien Time

  [Review:
    AllMusic.com
    RateYourMusic.com]
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Strange Advance: Worlds Away and Back
  [1995] compilation

    CD: 1995 CA (EMI Music Canada; E 2-7243 8 35344 2 5) [ps]
    CD: 1999 SE (Creative; S 23215) [ps]

            7.10    Worlds Away
            2.59    She Controls Me (US single mix)
            3.16    Lady with a Blade (demo version)
            5.17    Sister Radio
            4.00    We Run
            6.37    Just Like You (previously unreleased mix)
            3.26    The Second That I Saw You
            4.42    Running Away (previously unreleased mix)
            4.21    Love Becomes Electric
            4.08    Till the Stars Fall
            4.57    Who Lives Next Door?
            7.26    Alien Time
            4.16    Perfect Day (1991 recording)
            5.23    Do What You Want (new 1995 recording)
            5.34    Worlds Away (S.E.T.I. 1995) (re-recording)

  [Review:
    AllMusic.com
    RateYourMusic.com]

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VHS: Picture Music (1983)                    - She Controls Me
 LP: Club Hits (Non Stop Dance Mixes) (1985) - We Run (strange mix)
 CD: Retro 80`s, Volume 1 (1998)             - We Run [3.56]
 CD: Classic Alternatives (2002)             - We Run (extended single mix) [6.08]
 CD: Retro:Active 5 - Rare & Remixed (2006)  - Love Games (dance mix) [4.49]

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  Worlds Away [1983]
Strange Advance are:
- Darryl Kromm (Lead Vocals, Guitar, Guitar Synthesizer)
- Drew Arnott (Drums, Percussion, Keyboards)
- Paul Iverson (Bass Guitar)
Guest Musicians:
- Additional Guitars by Paul Dean (of Loverboy) and James McCullough
- Rhythm Guitar by Bob Rock
- Percussion by Arnold St. Albert
- Piano by Peter Bjerring
- Background Vocals by Bryan Adams, Robert Minden, Dawnlea Tait, Drew Arnott and Paul Iverson
Produced by Bruce Fairbairn. Enginnered by Bob Rock.

  2wo [1985]
Strange Advance are:
- Darryl Kromm (Lead Vocals, Guitar)
- Drew Arnott (Drums, Keyboards, Vocals)
Guest Musicians:
- Additional Guitars by Earl Slick, Domenic Troiano, Simon Brierley, Tony «Tones» Lester, Keith
Scott and Ed Shaw
- 12-string Guitar by Andy Bown
- Background Vocals by Michael Kamen, Bernie LaBarge, Chris Arnott, Chitose Ishikura, David Roberts
and Dawnlea Tait
- Bass Guitar by Andy Bown, Howard Ayee and Ken «Spider» Sinnaeve
- Additional Drums by Andy Newmark. Percussion by Kevin Markland
- Keyboards by Michael Kamen, Gerald O`Brien and Steve Sexton
- Piano by John Jones
- Oboe by Michael Kamen
- Harp by Erica Goodman
Produced by Drew Arnott. Egineered and remixed by Scott Litt. Arranged by Gerald O`Brien except
«Nor Crystal Tears» arranged by Michael Kamen.

  Touring line-up [1985]
Darryl Kromm (Vocals, Guitar)
Drew Arnott (Vocals, Keyboards)
David Quinton (Drums)
Rick DeGroote (Keyboards)
Ian Cameron (Guitar)
Joe Alvero (Bass Guitar)

  The Distance Between [1988]
Strange Advance are:
- Darryl Kromm (Vocals, Guitar)
- Drew Arnott (Vocals, Keyboard Programming)
Guest Musicians:
- Bass Guitar by Howard Ayee
- Guitar by Simon Brierley except «Who Lives Next Door?» and «Alien Time» by Allan Holdsworth
- Drums by Greg Critchley
- Background Vocals by Peter Fredette and Joe Primeau
Notes:
- All songs written by Strange Advance
- Engineered by Joe Primeau and Lenny deRose. Assistant engineering by Randy Staub and Earl Torno.
Mixed by Bob Rock and Lenny DeRose.
- Produced by Drew Arnott and Howard Ayee.
- Designed by Garnet Giesbrecht. Photography by Patrick Harbron.

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