On February 17, 1984.

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On February 17, 1984, “Arista” label released “Into the Gap”, the fourth Thompson Twins studio album. It was recorded 1983 -1984, at the “Compass Point Studios” in Nassau, and was produced by Alex Sadkin and Tom Balley.  According to “RIAA”, the record sold over one million copies in the US, and in the UK, the album sold over 600,000 copies, and was certified 2× platinum.

Personnel:

  • Tom Bailey– vocals; guitars, contrabass; piano, synthesizer; harmonica; drum programming
  • Joe Leeway– Prophet-5 synthesizer; percussion; backing vocals
  • Alannah Currie– drums; percussion, marimba, xylophone; backing vocals

Track listing:

All tracks by Tom Bailey, Alannah Currie, and Joe Leeway.

  1. Doctor! Doctor!
  2. You Take Me Up
  3. Day After Day
  4. Sister of Mercy
  5. No Peace for the Wicked
  6. The Gap
  7. Hold Me Now
  8. Storm on the Sea
  9. Who Can Stop the Rain
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