Tracks A1-A3 and B1 were recorded at Paradiso Amsterdam by Hilversum 3 but were never broadcasted. Due to technical problems the microphones failed during the show so that these tracks have no vocals and they were performed as an instrumental set. Gatefold sleeve, coloured vinyl (black, brown, red, Blue)
Pink Floyd: From Abbey Road to Britannia Row – The Extraction Tapes [Extraction, 1CD] (1975 “Wish You Were Here” Sessions-Unreleased Alternate Studio Versions (German Issue-500 Copies – Extraction ER 102)
<<Alternate take from the classic Wish You Were Here album…this one’s got an almost Kraftwerk feel to it, very raw stuff. Pic: Gilmour and Waters composing (date unknown, probably the early 70’s) (Found on Yeeshkul under the name “Extraction Tapes”)>>
David Gilmour & Richard Wright playing live from Abbey Road. Astronomy Domine is a song written and composed by Syd Barrett. It was the first track featured on Pink Floyd’s debut album, The Piper at the Gates of Dawn.
There is some Morse code at the beginning of this song, which was a way to transmit messages using a series of long and short tones. Plenty of people tried to decipher the code in this song, only to realise it was just a random series of tones with no meaning.