Pink Floyd
Canadian
Compilation Compact Disc Discography

by Vernon Fitch

© copyright Vernon Fitch / The Pink Floyd Archives


This is a discography of Pink Floyd compilation compact disc albums (CDs) that were released in Canada.

Any comments, corrections or additions to this discography would be appreciated.


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Compact Discs

  1. Compilations

    1. A Collection of Great Dance Songs
      1. Columbia Records 1st issue
      2. Columbia Records 2nd issue
      3. Columbia Records 3rd issue
      4. EMI Records 2000 reissue
    2. Works
    3. Relics
    4. Echoes - The Best of Pink Floyd


Compilations


A Collection of Great Dance Songs CD
Columbia Records 1st issue

Title: A Collection of Great Dance Songs (Columbia Records 1st issue)
Record Company: Columbia Records
Catalog Number: VCK-37680
Bar Code: 0 61213 37680 02
Release Information: Original Canadian issue.
Songs: One of These Days, Money, Sheep, Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Wish You Were Here, and Another Brick in the Wall, part 2.
Description:
Front Cover: Dancers tied down in a field. 4-page booklet cover.
Back Cover: Black with title. Song titles. Bar code. "Distributed by CBS Music Products Inc."
Label: Silver Columbia label with black text.
To the left of the center hole is the Columbia logo.
To the right of the center hole, it says:

VCK 37680

There is nothing written around the edge of the label.



A Collection of Great Dance Songs CD
Columbia Records 2nd issue

Title: A Collection of Great Dance Songs (Columbia Records 2nd issue)
Record Company: Columbia Records
Catalog Number: WCK 37680
Bar Code: 0 7464-37680-2
Matrix Information:
1) Top: WCK-37680 MFG BY CINRAM #901023HH
Release Information: Second Canadian issue.
Songs: One of These Days, Money, Sheep, Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Wish You Were Here, and Another Brick in the Wall, part 2.
Total Time: 42:42
Track Peak Levels: 88.1 / 93.4 / 96.1 / 97.7 / 94.0 / 95.4
Description:
Front Cover: Dancers tied down in a field.
Back Cover: Black with title. Song titles. Bar code. "Distributed by CBS Music Products Inc."
Booklet: [front] [2-3] [back] Four page fold-open booklet.
Label: Silver Columbia label with black text.
To the left of the center hole is the Columbia logo.
To the right of the center hole, it says:

WCK 37680

There is nothing written around the edge of the label.



A Collection of Great Dance Songs CD
Columbia Records 3rd issue

Title: A Collection of Great Dance Songs (Columbia Records 3rd issue)
Record Company: Columbia Records
Catalog Number: CK-37680
Bar Code: 0 61213 37680 02
Release Information: Third Canadian issue.
Songs: One of These Days, Money, Sheep, Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Wish You Were Here, and Another Brick in the Wall, part 2.
Description:
Front Cover: Dancers tied down in a field. 4-page booklet cover.
Back Cover: Black with title. Song titles. Bar code. " Manufactured by CBS Records Canada Ltd."
Label: Silver Columbia label with black text.
To the left of the center hole is the Columbia logo.
To the right of the center hole, it says:

CK 37680
DIDP 70009

There is nothing written around the edge of the label.



A Collection of Great Dance Songs CD
EMI Records 2000 reissue

Title: A Collection of Great Dance Songs (EMI Records 2000 reissue)
Record Company: EMI Records
Catalog Number: 724352624522
Bar Code: 7 24352 62452 2
Release Date: 2000
Release Information: Canadian reissue. Originall issued in a slip case. Later issued in just a jewel case.
Songs: One of These Days, Money, Sheep, Shine On You Crazy Diamond, Wish You Were Here, and Another Brick in the Wall, part 2.
Description:
Front Cover: Dancers tied down in a field. Title. 16-page booklet cover.
Back Cover: Song titles. Bar code.
Label: Blue picture label of dancers.



Works CD

Title: Works
Record Company: Capitol Records
Catalog Number: C2 46478
Bar Code: 0 7777-46478-2 3
Release Information: Canadian issue.
Songs: One of These Days, Arnold Layne, Fearless (Interpolating "You'll Never Walk Alone"), Brain Damage, Eclipse, Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun, See Emily Play, Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Grooving With a Pict, Free Four, Embryo.
Description:
Front Cover: Man at work. Gray. 4-page booklet cover.
Back Cover: Man at work. Song titles. Gray. Bar code.
Label: Silver label with text in black, and the CBS logo to the left of the center.
Label: Silver label with text in black, and the Capitol logo at the top.
To the right of the center hole, is the catalog number.
Across the bottom edge of the label, it says:

All Rights Reserved. Unauthorized Duplication is a Violation of Applicable Laws.



Relics CD

Title: Relics
Record Company: EMI Music Canada
Catalog Number: 7243 8 35603 2 5
Bar Code: 7 24383 56032 5
Release Date: 1996
Release Information: Canadian remastered edition.
Songs: Arnold Layne, Interstellar Overdrive, See Emily Play, Remember a Day, Paintbox, Julia Dream, Careful With That Axe, Eugene, Cirrus Minor, The Nile Song, Biding My Time, Bike.
Total Time: 49:23
Track Peak Levels: 89.3 / 92.2 / 84.1 / 100 / 75.6 / 96.2 / 87.4 / 62.7 / 100 / 100 / 74.5
Description:
Front Cover: A model calliope. 16-page booklet cover.
Back Cover: Song titles. Bar code.
Label: Blue / purple picture label. EMI Music Canada logo.



Echoes - The Best of Pink Floyd 2-CD

Title: Echoes - The Best of Pink Floyd
Record Company: EMI Music Canada
Catalog Numbers:
Case: 7243 5 36111 2 5
CDs: 7243 5 36112 2 4 / 7243 5 36113 2 3
Bar Code: 7 2435-36111-2 5
Matrix Information:
1) Disc 1: - Bottom: 724353611224: IFPI L044 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. [ifpi 1F08]
-- Disc 2: - Bottom: 724 353611323RE1: IFPI L044 MASTERED BY EMI MFG. [ifpi 1F07]
Pressing Plant: EMI Mfg. Canada, Canada
Release Date: November 6, 2001
Release Information: Canadian double CD of Pink Floyd grestest hits. Issued in a slip case.
Promotional Information: Advance promotional copies were issued on two CDs (catalog number: 7243 5 3611125, matrix: RFD80M-79232 80 8F / RFD80M-79232 80 8F) with no cover and a white back cover insert.
Songs:
Disc 1 - Astronomy Domine, See Emily Play, The Happiest Days of Our Lives, Another Brick in the Wall, part 2, Echoes, Hey You, Marooned, The Great Gig in the Sky, Set the Controls for the Heart of the Sun, Money, Keep Talking, Sheep, Sorrow.
Disc 2 - Shine On You Crazy Diamond (Parts 1-7), Time, The Fletcher Memorial Home, Comfortably Numb, When the Tigers Broke Free, One of These Days, Us and Them, Learning to Fly, Arnold Layne, Wish You Were Here, Jugband Blues, High Hopes, Bike.
Disc 1: 76:50
Disc 2: 78:36
Track Peak Levels:
Disc 1: 78.3 / 83.4 / 100 / 100 / 100 / 100 / 36.6 / 99.6 / 77.3 / 76.7 / 76.7 / 87.0 / 99.2
Disc 2: 99.8 / 99.6 / 100 / 100 / 100 / 99.7 / 95.8 / 100 / 79.6 / 99.5 / 61.3 / 93.3 / 69.6
Description:
Slip Case: Title and images from past Pink Floyd albums. Back has song lisitng and bar code.
Front Cover: Images from past Pink Floyd albums.
Back Cover: [outside] [inside] Title. Song listing. "Made in Canada."
Cover Sticker: Issued with a red cover sticker that says "ECHOES - THE BEST OF PINK FLOYD - The definitive Pink Floyd Collection spanning their entire career - 26 remastered tracks from the original analog tapes - Features material previously unreleased on CD - 2 1/2 hours of their greatest music sequenced by the band as one continuous experience."
Booklet: Thirty-two page booklet.
Labels: Art picture labels. "Printed in Canada."
On Disc 1, across the top edge of the label, it says:

Tracks 1, 2, 5, 8, 9, 10 Digital Remaster P 2001 EMI Records Ltd. 3, 4, 6, 12 Digital Remaster P 2001 Pink Floyd Music Ltd. under exclusive license to EMI Records Ltd. 7*, 11*, 13* Digital Remaster P 2001 Pink Floyd 1987 Ltd. under exclusive license to EMI Records Ltd. - © 2001 Pink Floyd Music Ltd. under exclusive license to EMI Records Ltd. - For the world excluding Europe Digital Remaster P 2001 Sony Music Entertainment under license to EMI Records Ltd.
On Disc 2, across the top edge of the label, it says:

Tracks 2, 6, 7, 9, 11, 13 Digital Remaster P 2001 EMI Records Ltd. 1, 3*, 4, 5*, 10 Digital Remaster P 2001 Pink Floyd Music Ltd. under exclusive license to EMI Records Ltd. 8*, 12* Digital Remaster P 2001 Pink Floyd 1987 Ltd. under exclusive license to EMI Records Ltd. - © 2001 Pink Floyd Music Ltd. under exclusive license to EMI Records Ltd. - *For the world excluding Europe Digital Remaster P 2001 Sony Music Entertainment under license to EMI Records Ltd.