Pink Floyd
U. K.
8 Track Tape Discography

by Vernon Fitch

with contributions from Steve Bennett and Mark Boulton

© copyright Vernon Fitch / The Pink Floyd Archives


This is a tapeography of 8-track tapes that have been released in Britain by Pink Floyd.

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


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8 Track Tapes

  1. Pink Floyd

    1. Piper at the Gates of Dawn
      1. Harvest Records 1st issue
      2. Harvest Records 2nd issue
    2. A Saucerful of Secrets
      1. Harvest Records 1st issue
      2. Harvest Records 2nd issue
    3. More
      1. Harvest Records 1st issue
      2. Harvest Records 2nd issue
    4. Ummagumma
      1. Harvest Records 1st issue
      2. Harvest Records 2nd issue
    5. Atom Heart Mother
      1. Harvest Records 1st issue
      2. Harvest Records 2nd issue
      3. Harvest Records quadraphonic issue
      4. Harvest Records 3rd issue
    6. Meddle
      1. Harvest Records 1st issue
      2. Harvest Records 2nd issue
    7. Obscured by Clouds
      1. Harvest Records 1st issue
      2. Harvest Records 2nd issue
    8. Dark Side of the Moon
      1. Harvest Records 1st issue
      2. Harvest Records quadraphonic issue
      3. Harvest Records 2nd issue
    9. Wish You Were Here
    10. Animals


Piper at the Gates of Dawn


Piper at the Gate of Dawn
8 track tape in plastic case
Harvest Records 1st issue

Title: Piper at the Gates of Dawn
Record Company: Columbia / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SCX 6157
Release Date: May 1971
Release Information: Original issue in a clear soft plastic case with a wrap-around cover inside.
Description:
Cover: Kaleidoscope picture of the band.
Tape: Black shell with black and white label.
Programs:
Program 1 - Astronomy Domine, Lucifer Sam, Matilda Mother
Program 2 - Flaming, Pow R. Toc H, Bike
Program 3 - Take Up Thy Stethoscope and Walk, Chapter 24, The Scarecrow, Interstellar Overdrive-Part 1
Program 4 - Interstellar Overdrive-Conclusion, The Gnome


Title: Piper at the Gates of Dawn
Record Company: Columbia / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SCX 6157
Release Information: Reissue in a cardboard sleeve with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Cover: Kaleidoscope picture of the band.
Programs:
Program 1 - Astronomy Domine, Lucifer Sam, Matilda Mother
Program 2 - Flaming, Pow R. Toc H, Bike
Program 3 - Take Up Thy Stethoscope and Walk, Chapter 24, The Scarecrow, Interstellar Overdrive-Part 1
Program 4 - Interstellar Overdrive-Conclusion, The Gnome


A Saucerful of Secrets

Title: A Saucerful of Secrets
Record Company: Columbia / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SCX 6258
Release Information: Original issue in a clear soft plastic case with a wrap-around cover inside.
Description:
Cover: Hipgnosis collage.


Title: A Saucerful of Secrets
Record Company: Columbia / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SCX 6258
Release Information: Reissue in a cardboard sleeve with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Cover: Hipgnosis collage.


More

Title: More
Record Company: Columbia / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SCX 6346
Release Information: Original issue in a clear soft plastic case with a wrap-around cover inside.
Description:
Cover: Windmill scene.
Programs:
Program 1 - Cirrus Minor, The Nile Song, Crying Song-(part 1)
Program 2 - Crying Song-(conclusion), Up The Khyber, Green Is The Color, Cymbaline
Program 3 - Party Sequence, Main Theme, Ibiza Bar, More Blues-(part 1)
Program 4 - More Blues-(conclusion), Quicksilver, A Spanish Piece, Dramatic Theme



More
8 track tape in cardboard sleeve
Harvest Records 2nd issue

Title: More
Record Company: Columbia / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SCX 6346
Release Information: Reissue in a cardboard sleeve with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Cover: Windmill scene.
Programs:
Program 1 - Cirrus Minor, The Nile Song, Crying Song-(part 1)
Program 2 - Crying Song-(conclusion), Up The Khyber, Green Is The Color, Cymbaline
Program 3 - Party Sequence, Main Theme, Ibiza Bar, More Blues-(part 1)
Program 4 - More Blues-(conclusion), Quicksilver, A Spanish Piece, Dramatic Theme


Ummagumma


Ummagumma
8 track tape in plastic case
Harvest Records 1st issue

Title: Ummagumma
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X2-SHDW 8501
Release Date: August 1971
Release Information: Original issue in a clear soft plastic case with a side wrap-around cover.
Description:
Case: Soft plastic case.
Cover: Gold wrap-around cover with album picture and credits. Back of cover is blank.
Tape: White shell with song titles.
Programs:
Program 1 - Sysyphus, Astronomy Domine
Program 2 - Grantchester Meadows, Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Groovin' With a Pict, Careful with that Axe, Eugene
Program 3 - The Narrow Way, Set the Controls For the Heart of the Sun
Program 4 - The Grand Vizer's Garden Party, A Saucerful of Secrets


Title: Ummagumma
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X2-SHDW 8501
Release Information: Reissue in a cardboard sleeve with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Cover: A scene within a scene.
Tape: Purple shell with song titles.
Programs:
Program 1 - Sysyphus, Astronomy Domine
Program 2 - Grantchester Meadows, Several Species of Small Furry Animals Gathered Together in a Cave and Groovin' With a Pict, Careful with that Axe, Eugene
Program 3 - The Narrow Way, Set the Controls For the Heart of the Sun
Program 4 - The Grand Vizer's Garden Party, A Saucerful of Secrets


Atom Heart Mother


Atom Heart Mother
8 track tape in case
Harvest Records 1st issue

Title: Atom Heart Mother
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SHVL 781
Release Date: October 1970
Release Information: Original issue with a "tombstone label," plastic tape protector fitted to the top of the cartridge, and released in generic cardboard EMI case.
Description:
Cover: Generic EMI cover.
Tape: Black shell with tombstone style label.
Programs:
Program 1 - If, Summer 68, Fat Old Sun (part 1)
Program 2 - Fat Old Sun (conclusion), Atom Heart Mother (part 1): Father's Shout; Breast Milky; Mother Fore
Program 3 - Atom Heart Mother (conclusion): Funky Dung; Mind Your Throats Please; Remergence
Program 4 - Alan's Psychedelic Breakfast: Rise and Shine; Sunny Side Up; Morning Glory



Atom Heart Mother
8 track tape in plastic case
Harvest Records 2nd issue

Title: Atom Heart Mother
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SHVL 781
Release Date: May 1972
Release Information: Second issue in a clear hard plastic slip case with a wrap-around cover, and the tape inserted on the side.
Description:
Cover: A cow.
Programs:
Program 1 - If, Summer 68, Fat Old Sun (part 1)
Program 2 - Fat Old Sun (conclusion), Atom Heart Mother (part 1): Father's Shout; Breast Milky; Mother Fore
Program 3 - Atom Heart Mother (conclusion): Funky Dung; Mind Your Throats Please; Remergence
Program 4 - Alan's Psychedelic Breakfast: Rise and Shine; Sunny Side Up; Morning Glory



Atom Heart Mother
quadraphonic 8 track tape in case

Title: Atom Heart Mother
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: Q8 SHVL 781
Release Date: August 1973
Release Information: Discreet quadraphonic 8 track tape.
Description:
Cover: A cow.
Tape: A cow. Song listing.
Programs:
Program 1 - If, Summer 68, Fat Old Sun, Atom Heart Mother (part 1)
Program 2 - Atom Heart Mother (conclusion), Alan's Psychedelic Breakfast



Atom Heart Mother
8 track tape in case
Harvest Records 3rd issue

Title: Atom Heart Mother
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SHVL 781
Release Date: July 1974
Release Information: Third issue in a cardboard picture sleeve with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Cover: A cow.
Tape: A cow. Song listing.
Programs:
Program 1 - If, Summer 68, Fat Old Sun (part 1)
Program 2 - Fat Old Sun (conclusion), Atom Heart Mother (part 1): Father's Shout; Breast Milky; Mother Fore
Program 3 - Atom Heart Mother (conclusion): Funky Dung; Mind Your Throats Please; Remergence
Program 4 - Alan's Psychedelic Breakfast: Rise and Shine; Sunny Side Up; Morning Glory


Meddle


Meddle
8 track tape in plastic case
Harvest Records 1st issue

Title: Meddle
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SHVL 795
Release Information: Original issue in a clear hard plastic slip case with a wrap-around cover, and the tape inserted on the right side.
Description:
Cover: Soundwaves on an ear.
Programs:
Program 1 - One of These Days, A Pillow of Winds, Fearless-(part 1)
Program 2 - Fearless-(conclusion), San Tropez, Seamus
Program 3 - Echoes-(part 1)
Program 4 - Echoes (conclusion)


Title: Meddle
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SHVL 795
Release Information: Reissue in a cardboard sleeve with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Cover: Soundwaves on an ear.
Programs:
Program 1 - One of These Days, A Pillow of Winds, Fearless-(part 1)
Program 2 - Fearless-(conclusion), San Tropez, Seamus
Program 3 - Echoes-(part 1)
Program 4 - Echoes (conclusion)


Obscured by Clouds


Obscured by Clouds
8 track tape in plastic case
Harvest Records 1st issue

Title: Obscured by Clouds
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X-SHSP 4020
Release Date: July 1972
Release Information: Original issue in a clear hard plastic slip case with a wrap-around cover, and the tape inserted on the right side.
Description:
Cover: An out-of-focus picture from the movie of a man in a tree in the rain.
Programs:
Program 1 - Obscured By Clouds, When You're In, Childhood's End
Program 2 - Stay, Absolutely Curtains
Program 3 - Burning Bridges, The Gold It's In the ..., Wots ... Uh, the Deal-Part 1
Program 4 - Wots ... Uh, the Deal-Conclusion, Mudmen, Free Four


Title: Obscured by Clouds
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X-SHSP 4020
Release Information: Reissue in a cardboard sleeve with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Cover: An out-of-focus picture from the movie of a man in a tree in the rain.
Programs:
Program 1 - Obscured By Clouds, When You're In, Childhood's End
Program 2 - Stay, Absolutely Curtains
Program 3 - Burning Bridges, The Gold It's In the ..., Wots ... Uh, the Deal-Part 1
Program 4 - Wots ... Uh, the Deal-Conclusion, Mudmen, Free Four


Dark Side of the Moon


Dark Side of the Moon
8 track tape in plastic case
Harvest Records 1st issue

Title: Dark Side of the Moon
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X-SHVL 804
Release Date: April 1973
Release Information: Original issue in a clear hard plastic slip case with a wrap-around cover, and the tape inserted on the right side.
Description:
Cover: A prism.
Tape: White shell with label of prism and title.



Dark Side of the Moon
quadraphonic 8 track tape in case

Title: Dark Side of the Moon
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: Q8 SHVL 804
Release Information: Discreet quadraphonic 8 track tape.
Description:
Tape: A prism.
Program 1 - Speak to Me, Breathe in the Air, On the Run,Time, Great Gig in the Sky, Money (part 1)
Program 2 - Money (conclusion), Us & Them, Any Colour You Like, Brain Damage, Eclipse



Dark Side of the Moon
8 track tape in case
Harvest Records 2nd issue

Title: Dark Side of the Moon
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X-SHVL 804
Release Date: July 1974
Release Information: Second issue in a cardboard slipcase with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Cover: A prism. Gold.


Wish You Were Here


Wish You Were Here
8 track tape in cardboard sleeve

Title: Wish You Were Here
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X SHVL 814
Release Date: September 1975
Release Information: Issued in a cardboard sleeve with the tape inserted at the top.
Description:
Sleeve: Gold with mechanical handshake, song titles, and catalog number.
Tape: White label with mechanical handshake, song titles, and catalog number.


Animals


Animals
8 track tape in cardboard sleeve

Title: Animals
Record Company: Harvest / EMI Records
Catalog Number: 8X-SHVL 815
Release Date: February 1977
Release Information: Includes a single long version of the song, Pigs on the Wing, with a guitar solo by Snowy White in the middle of the song.
Description:
Sleeve: Issued in a cardboard sleeve with the tape inserted from the top. Pig over Battersea Power Station on front.
Tape: White plastic shell with black and white label.
Programs:
Program 1 - Pigs On the Wing, Dogs-(part 1)
Program 2 - Dogs (conclusion), Pigs (Three Different Ones)-(part 1)
Program 3 - Pigs (Three Different Ones)-(conclusion)
Program 4 - Sheep