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In January 1980.

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In January 1980, “Factory” label released “The Return of the Durutti Column”, the debut Durutti Column studio album. It was recorded in 1979, at “Cargo Studios” in Rochdale, UK, and was produced by Martin Hannett. The initial two thousand album copies  included a flexi-disc single with two tracks. The regular album printed sleeve for later copies was designed by Steve Horsfall.

Personnel:

  • Vini Reilly– guitar
  • Pete Crooks – bass guitar
  • Toby Toman – drums
  • Chris Nagle – engineering
  • John Brierley – engineering
  • Anthony H. Wilson– sleeve artwork

Track listing:

All tracks by Vini Reilly.

  1. Sketch for Summer
  2. Requiem for a Father
  3. Katharine
  4. Conduct
  5. Beginning
  6. Jazz
  7. Sketch for Winter
  8. Collette
  9. In ‘D’

Bonus flexi-disc

  1. First Aspect of the Same Thing
  2. Second Aspect of the Same Thing