Midnight Oil

Sydney 1976-2002

Discography

Albums

Midnight Oil              1978    7   Produced by Keith Walker

CD          AUS   CBS 450902 2 (Nice Price)
            AUT   CBS 450902 2 (Nice Price)
            CAN   Columbia WCK 46133
            USA   Columbia CK 46133

LP          AUS   Powderworks MLF 233
            AUS   CBS 450902 1 (Nice Price)
            HOL   CBS 450902 1 (Nice Price)

MC          AUS   Powderworks MCF 233
            AUS   CBS 450902 4 (Nice Price)
            HOL   CBS 450902 4 (Nice Price)

Head Injuries             1979    9   Produced by Leszek J. Karski

CD          AUS   CBS 450903 2 (Nice Price)
            AUT   CBS 450903 2 (Nice Price)
            AUT   Columbia COL 450903 2 (Nice Price)
            CAN   Columbia WCK 46134
            USA   Columbia CK 46134

LP          AUS   Powderworks MLF 322
            AUS   CBS 450903 1 (Nice Price)
            BRA   CBS 188.069
            HOL   CBS 450903 1 (Nice Price)
            MEX   Musart EDI 60599 (issued 1980, Spanish titles, label says "Hear Injuries")

MC          AUS   Powderworks MCF 7322
            AUS   CBS 450903 4 (Nice Price)
            HOL   CBS 450903 4 (Nice Price)

Bird Noises               1980    4   Produced by Leszek Karski

Mini-CD     AUS   CBS 650770 2
            AUT   CBS 466681 2
            CAN   Columbia CEPK 46136
            NZL   CBS 650770 2
            USA   Columbia CK 46136

Mini-LP     AUS   Powderworks MSPD 462
            AUS   CBS 650770 6
            HOL   CBS 466681 1

Place Without A Postcard  1981   11   Produced by Glyn Johns

CD          AUS   CBS 460897 2 (Nice Price)
            AUT   CBS 460897 2 (Nice Price)
            CAN   Columbia WCK 46145
            USA   Columbia CK 46145

LP          AUS   CBS SBP 237704 (With poster)
            AUS   CBS SBP 237704 (Nice Price, w/o Poster)
            BRA   CBS 188.096
            HOL   CBS 460897 1 (Nice Price)

MC          HOL   CBS 460897 4 (Nice Price)

10,9,8,7,6,5,4,3,2,1      1982   10   Produced by Nick Launay and Midnight Oil

CD          AUS   CBS 25314
            AUT   CBS 462486 2 (Nice Price)
            CAN   Columbia WCK 38996
            JAP   Epic 25-8P5135
            USA   Columbia CK 38996

LP          AUS   CBS SBP 237868 (Fold-out, Inner sleeve with lyrics)
            BRA   CBS 177.170
            HOL   CBS 462486 1 (Nice Price)
            JAP   Epic 25.3P-45
            NZL   CBS (gatefold)
            UK    CBS 25314 (issued 1983, including paper-clips sheet)
            USA   Columbia PC 38996

MC          AUS   CBS PC 7868
            AUS   Columbia PC 7868 (re-issue 2001)
            HOL   CBS 462486 4 (Nice Price)
            MEX   Columbia
            UK    CBS 40-25314 (issued 1983)

Red Sails In The Sunset   1984   12   Produced by Nick Launay and Midnight Oil

CD          AUS   CBS 26355
            AUT   CBS 463083 2 (Nice Price)
            CAN   Columbia WCK 39987
            USA   Columbia CK 39987

LP          AUS   CBS SBP 238027 (different "original" mix, full colour artwork)
            BRA   CBS
            HOL   CBS 26355
            HOL   CBS 463083 1 (Nice Price)
            JAP   Epic 28.3P-563
            PHI   CBS
            UK    CBS 26355 (issued 1985)
            UK    CBS 463083 1 (Nice Price)
            USA   Columbia PC 39987 (issued 1985)
            ???   CBS HONG KONG STEREO CYA 1052

MC          HOL   CBS 40-26355
            HOL   CBS 463083 4 (Nice Price)
            UK    CBS 40-26355 (issued 1985)
            UK    CBS 463083 4 (Nice Price)

Species Deceases          1985    4   Produced by Midnight Oil and Francois Kevorkian

Mini-CD     AUS   CBS 655857 2
            AUT   CBS 466682 2
            CAN   Columbia CEPK 46135
            USA   Columbia CK 46135

Mini-LP     AUS   CBS EX 12023
            HOL   CBS 466682 1

Diesel And Dust           1987   11   Produced by Warne Livesey, Nick Launay and Midnight Oil

CD          AUS   CBS 460005 2
            AUS   SonyBMG 88697176532 (remastered released 2008, including bonud DVD Black Fella White Fella)
            AUT   CBS 460005 2
            AUT   Columbia COL 460005 2 (Nice Price)
            AUT   Columbia (digipak, released 2001)
            CAN   Columbia WCK 40967 (10 tracks)
            FRA   Sony 505085-2 (remastered re-issue 2003)
            JAP   Epic 25.8P-5133
            JAP   Sony 28.3P-856
            RSA   CBS
            UK    CBS 460005 2
            USA   Columbia CK 40967 (10 tracks)

LP          AUS   CBS 460005 1 (10 tracks, including poster)
            HOL   CBS 460005 1 (10 tracks, foldout)
            RSA   CBS ASF3180
            UK    CBS 460005 1 (10 tracks, gatefold)
            UK    CBS 460005 1 (re-issue, 10 tracks, no gatefold)
            USA   Columbia FC 40967 (10 tracks, gatefold)

MC          CAN   Columbia WCT 40967
            HOL   CBS 460005 4
            MEX   Columbia
            RSA   CBS 40 3180
            UK    CBS 460005 4

MD          CAN   Columbia CM 40967

Blue Sky Mining           1990   10   Produced by Warne Livesey and Midnight Oil

CD          AUS   CBS 465653 2 (First pressing with 1 bonus track)
            AUT   CBS 465653 2
            AUT   Columbia COL 465653 2 (Nice Price)
            CAN   Columbia WCK 45398
            JAP   Epic ESCA 5086
            UK    CBS 465653 2
            USA   Columbia CK 45398

LP          ARG   CBS 70.132 (titles in Spanish)
            AUS   CBS 465653 1
            BRA   Columbia 188.060
            CAN   Columbia (blue vinyl, limited edition of 5000)
            CAN   Columbia (black vinyl)
            COR   CPL 1041 (Corea)
            CZE   Vydal Globus 210041-1311
            CZE   Vydal Globus 210041-1311 (green vinyl, limited edition)
            HOL   CBS 465653 1
            MEX   CBS DMI 465653 (titles in Spanish)
            UK    CBS 465653 1
            USA   Columbia C 45398 (blue vinyl, limited edition)
            USA   Columbia (black vinyl)
            VEN   CBS 1311032 (titles in Spanish)
            YUG   RTV LJUBLJANA LL-1878

MC          AUS   CBS 465653 4 (First pressing with 1 bonus track)
            CZE   Vydal Globus
            HOL   CBS 465653 4
            MEX   Columbia
            UK    CBS 465653 4

MD

Scream In Blue - Live     1992   13   Produced by Midnight Oil and Keith Walker

CD          AUS   Columbia 471453.2
            AUT   Columbia COL 471453 2
            BRA
            CAN   Columbia CK 52731
            COL   Sony 14471453
            GER   Sony 4714530 (hologram on cover)
            JAP   Epic ESCA 5589
            UK    Columbia COL 471453 2
            USA   Columbia CK 52731

LP          BRA
            HOL   Columbia COL 471453 1
            UK    Columbia COL 471453 1

MC          HOL   Columbia COL 471453 4
            MEX   Columbia

MD

Earth and Sun and Moon    1993   11   Produced by Nick Launay and Midnight Oil

CD          AUS   Columbia 473605.2
            AUT   Columbia COL 473605 2
            BRA   Columbia 700.733
            CAN   Columbia CK 53793
            JAP   Epic ESCA 5701
            MEX   Sony #CDDI-473605
            USA   Columbia CK 53793 (Also released as fold-out digipak case)

LP          BRA   Columbia 177.311
            UK    Columbia COL 473605 1

MC          HOL   Columbia COL 473605 4
            MEX   Sony

MD          CAN   Columbia CM 53793

10987654321/Red Sails     1996   22

Double-CD   AUS   Columbia 480806.2

Diesel & Dust/Blue Sky    1996   21

Double-CD   AUS   Columbia 480807.2

Breathe                   1996   13   Produced by Malcolm Burn

CD          AUS   Columbia 485402.9 (Foldout Cardboard Sleeve)
            AUT   Columbia COL 485402 9 (Foldout Cardboard Sleeve)
            JAP   Epic ESCA 6605
            MEX   (Foldout Cardboard Sleeve)
            USA   Work OK 67882

LP          AUS   Columbia 485402.1
            HOL   Columbia COL 485402 0 (foldout)

MC          AUS   Columbia 485402.4
            USA   Work

20.000 Watt R.S.L.        1997   18

CD          AUS   Columbia 488866.2
            AUT   Columbia COL 488866 2
            BRA   Columbia 2-488866
            JAP   Epic ESCA 6894 (with lyrics sheet)
            USA   Columbia

Double-LP   AUS   Columbia
            HOL   Columbia COL 488866 1

MC          AUS   Columbia 488866.4

MD          AUS   Columbia

Redneck Wonderland        1998   12   Produced by Magoo, Warne Livesey and Midnight Oil

CD          AUS   Columbia 489971.2
            AUT   Columbia COL 489971 2
            JAP   Sony ESCA 7337
            MEX   Sony
            USA   Columbia CK 69682

MC          USA   Columbia

The Real Thing            2000   14   Produced by Midnight Oil and Daniel Denholm

CD          AUS   Columbia 498278.2
            AUS   Columbia 498278.9 (with interview and cd-rom bonus disc)
            AUT   Columbia (also released with bonus disc)

Capricornia               2002   11   Produced by Warne Livesey

CD          AUS   Columbia 5062032000 (with cd-rom component)
            AUT   Columbia 5078532000 (added "Kiss That Girl" and "Pub With No Beer", 3 live video clips, smaller cd-rom component)
            BRA   Sony 5099750620328 (no extras)
            USA   Liquid 8 (added "Say Your Prayers", cd-rom component)

DTS         USA   Liquid 8

MC          AUS   Columbia 5062034000

No Man's Land             2003    3   Produced by Alan Simon

CD-Single   AUS   Isis/Rhythm Safari/Universal RSS0003

Best Of Both Worlds       2004   40

CD/DVD      AUS   ABC/Universal 13740

Flat Chat                 2006   18

CD          AUS   Sony BMG 88697025142

Contribution to album

Deadicated                         1991
All In The Family                  1994
The Big Backyard                   1995
Not So Dusty                       1998
Where 2 Now?                       1998
Liberdade - Viva East Timor        1999
More Music, Live From The Panel    2000
Cold - Live At The Chapel Vol. 3   2002
KFOG Live from the Archives 9      2002
The Gaia Project                   2003
KPRI Live Tracks - Volume 1        2003

Session musicians

Gordon Franklin and The Wilderness Ensemble   s   Let The Franklin Flow   1983

Members

Garrett Peter (v,harm) 1976-2002 Rock Island Line, Farm, Good Vibrations
Gifford Peter (b,bv) 1980-1987 Huntress, Facts, Ross Ryan Band
Hillman Bones (b,bv) 1987-2002
Hirst Rob (d,perc,v) 1976-2002
James Andrew (b) 1976-1979 Farm, Present History
Moginie Jim (g,k,bv) 1976-2002
Rotsey Martin (g,bv) 1977-2002

Sources of information: Oilbase V4.0, Carl-Johan Stenerlöv
© Magnus Holmgren
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