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Performer: Robert Palmer
Genre: Electronic / Rock / Pop music
Title: Clues
Country: US
Released: 1980
Style: Pop Rock, Synth-pop
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Clues is the sixth solo album by Robert Palmer, released in 1980. It has a rockier, new wave edge compared to his previous releases. The album peaked at number 59 on the Billboard Top Pop Albums chart and No. 31 in the UK in 1980. The album also peaked at No. 1 in Sweden, No. 3 in France, No. 15 in the Netherlands and No. 42 in Italy.

2013 Bonus Tracks Version. Hunter Johnson, Robert Palmer & Jack Beeson: Piano Sonatas. Robert Palmer, Yvar Mikhashoff, Jack Beeson, Hunter Johnson. The Very Best Of The Island Years. The Essential Selection.

After recording a series of albums that established him as a pop-minded interpreter of soul styles, Robert Palmer surprised fans in 1980 with the stylistic about-face of Clues.

Nom du groupe Robert Palmer. Nom de l'album Clues. Date de parution 1980. Labels Universal Music Group Island Records Polygram. Style MusicalPop Rock. Membres possèdant cet album4. 1. Looking for Clues.

The discography of Robert Palmer consists of fourteen studio albums, three live albums and eleven compilation albums. On 24 January 2012 Culture Factory an independent label reissued Some People Do What They Like, Double Fun, Secrets and Pride in a miniature replica of the original vinyl packaging and with remastered sound. The reissues also had miniature "obi's" and the label on the CD is a replica of the original label.

Tracklist: 1. Looking For Clues, 2. Sulky Girl, 3. Johnny And Mary, 4. What Do You Care, 5. I Dream Of Wires, 6. Woke Up Laughing, 7. Not A Second Time, 8. Found You No. More albums from Robert Palmer: Live At The Apollo by Robert Palmer. Some People Can Do What They Like by Robert Palmer. Rhythm & Blues by Robert Palmer. Drive by Robert Palmer. Don’t Explain by Robert Palmer. Double Fun by Robert Palmer. Ridin’ High by Robert Palmer.

Written-By – Robert Palmer. 6313 083. Robert Palmer.

Palmer invited a fresh crop of new wave musicians to play on the album; Talking Heads’ Chris Frantz appears on Looking for Clues, while Gary Numan wrote Found You Now and I Dream of Wires and provided keyboards on the latter.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Looking For Clues
Bass Drum – Chris FrantzGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – Robert Palmer
4:52
A2 Sulky Girl
Bass – Andy FraserGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – Robert Palmer
4:07
A3 Johnny And Mary
Guitar – Alan MansfieldWritten-By – Robert Palmer
3:59
A4 What Do You Care
Written-By – Robert Palmer
2:44
B1 I Dream Of Wires
Bass – Paul GardinerKeyboards – Gary NumanWritten-By – G. Numan*
4:34
B2 Woke Up Laughing
Written-By – Robert Palmer
3:34
B3 Not A Second Time
Bass – Andy FraserGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – J. Lennon/P. McCartney*
2:47
B4 Found You Now
Written-By – G. Numan*, R. Palmer*
4:36

Companies, etc.

  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound
  • Mixed At – Compass Point Studios
  • Engineered At – Compass Point Studios
  • Distributed By – Polygram Discos Sarl

Credits

  • Cover – Graham Hughes
  • Drums – Dony Wynn
  • Engineer, Mixed By – Alex Sadkin
  • Executive-producer – David Harper
  • Keyboards – Jack Waldman
  • Mastered By – Ted Jensen
  • Other [Refreshments] – Josephine Florent, Sue Palmer
  • Producer – Robert Palmer
  • Technician [Tape Operator] – Cass Rigby, Sly Roker
  • Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Robert Palmer

Notes

(p) 1980 Island Records Inc.

Mixed and engineered at Compass Point Studios, New Providence, Bahamas.
Mastered at Sterling Sound Studios, NYC.

Manufactured & distributed by Polygram discos Sarl
Made in Portugal

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 9595 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, Jac) Island Records ILPS 9595 US 1980
202 592, 202 592-320 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, Mis) Island Records, Island Records 202 592, 202 592-320 Germany 1980
R20D-2089 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, RE) Island Records R20D-2089 Japan 1988
none Robert Palmer Clues ‎(8xFile, FLAC, Album, RE) Island Records none Europe Unknown
6313 083 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album) Island Records 6313 083 France 1980

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Looking For Clues
Bass Drum – Chris FrantzGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – Robert Palmer
4:52
A2 Sulky Girl
Bass – Andy FraserGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – Robert Palmer
4:07
A3 Johnny And Mary
Guitar – Alan MansfieldWritten-By – Robert Palmer
3:59
A4 What Do You Care
Written-By – Robert Palmer
2:44
B1 I Dream Of Wires
Bass – Paul GardinerKeyboards – Gary NumanWritten-By – G. Numan*
4:34
B2 Woke Up Laughing
Written-By – Robert Palmer
3:34
B3 Not A Second Time
Bass – Andy FraserGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – J. Lennon/P. McCartney*
2:47
B4 Found You Now
Written-By – G. Numan*, R. Palmer*
4:36

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – Fadisa
  • Printed By – Graficas Del Valle
  • Produced At – Bungalow Music

Credits

  • Cover – Graham Hughes
  • Drums – Dony Wynn
  • Engineer, Mixed By – Alex Sadkin
  • Executive-producer – David Harper
  • Keyboards – Jack Waldman
  • Mastered By – Ted Jensen
  • Other [Refreshments] – Josephine Florent, Sue Palmer
  • Producer – Robert Palmer
  • Technician [Tape Operator] – Cass Rigby, Sly Roker
  • Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Robert Palmer

Notes

(p) 1980 Island Records Inc.

Mixed and engineered at Compass Point Studios, New Providence, Bahamas.
Mastered at Sterling Sound Studios, NYC.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 9595 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, Jac) Island Records ILPS 9595 US 1980
202 592, 202 592-320 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, Mis) Island Records, Island Records 202 592, 202 592-320 Germany 1980
R20D-2089 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, RE) Island Records R20D-2089 Japan 1988
none Robert Palmer Clues ‎(8xFile, FLAC, Album, RE) Island Records none Europe Unknown
6313 083 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album) Island Records 6313 083 France 1980

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Looking For Clues
Bass Drum – Chris FrantzGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – Robert Palmer
4:52
A2 Sulky Girl
Bass – Andy FraserGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – Robert Palmer
4:07
A3 Johnny And Mary
Guitar – Alan MansfieldWritten-By – Robert Palmer
3:59
A4 What Do You Care
Written-By – Robert Palmer
2:44
B1 I Dream Of Wires
Bass – Paul GardinerKeyboards – Gary NumanWritten-By – G. Numan*
4:34
B2 Woke Up Laughing
Written-By – Robert Palmer
3:34
B3 Not A Second Time
Bass – Andy FraserGuitar – Kenny Mazur*Written-By – J. Lennon/P. McCartney*
2:47
B4 Found You Now
Written-By – G. Numan*, R. Palmer*
4:36

Companies, etc.

  • Mastered At – Sterling Sound
  • Mixed At – Compass Point Studios
  • Engineered At – Compass Point Studios

Credits

  • Cover – Graham Hughes
  • Drums – Dony Wynn
  • Engineer, Mixed By – Alex Sadkin
  • Executive-producer – David Harper
  • Keyboards – Jack Waldman
  • Mastered By – Ted Jensen
  • Other [Refreshments] – Josephine Florent, Sue Palmer
  • Producer – Robert Palmer
  • Technician [Tape Operator] – Cass Rigby, Sly Roker
  • Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Percussion – Robert Palmer

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
ILPS 9595 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, Jac) Island Records ILPS 9595 US 1980
202 592, 202 592-320 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, Mis) Island Records, Island Records 202 592, 202 592-320 Germany 1980
R20D-2089 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album, RE) Island Records R20D-2089 Japan 1988
none Robert Palmer Clues ‎(8xFile, FLAC, Album, RE) Island Records none Europe Unknown
6313 083 Robert Palmer Clues ‎(LP, Album) Island Records 6313 083 France 1980