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LP / Cassette
- "Shine On You Crazy Diamond"
- "Learning to Fly
- "Yet Another Movie"
- "Round and Around"
- "The Dogs of War"
- "On the Turning Away"
- "One of These Days"
- "Us and Them" (cassette only, omitted from LP).
- "Another Brick in the Wall (Part 2)"
- "Wish You Were Here"
- "Comfortably Numb"
- "Run Like Hell"
Songs Omitted from the Album
The 1988 tour also featured the following songs which were not included on the album:
- "Signs of Life"
- "A New Machine"
- "Terminal Frost"
- "On The Run"
- "The Great Gig in the Sky"
- "Welcome To The Machine"
- "One Slip"
Some of which made it onto the video version
Delicate Sound of Thunder is a Pink Floyd concert video taken from the A Momentary Lapse of Reason tour. It was largely filmed during the concerts running from August 19, 1988 through August 23, 1988 at the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York, with some additional footage from June 21, 1988 and...
- David Gilmour
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s, lead vocals
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- Nick Mason
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- Richard Wright
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A keyboard instrument is a musical instrument which is played using a musical keyboard. The most common of these is the piano. Other widely used keyboard instruments include organs of various types as well as other mechanical, electromechanical and electronic instruments...
, backing vocals
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, lead vocals on "Time" & "Comfortably Numb".
- Jon Carin
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– keyboards, backing vocals, lead vocals on "Comfortably Numb"
- Rachel Fury
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– backing vocals
- Durga McBroom
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– backing vocals
- Scott Page
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- Guy Pratt
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– bass guitar
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, backing vocals, lead vocals on "Comfortably Numb" and "Run Like Hell"
- Tim Renwick
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– guitars, backing vocals
- Margret Taylor – backing vocals
- Gary Wallis
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– percussion, keyboards on "Comfortably Numb"
- Doug Sax – mastering
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- David Hewitt – assistant engineering
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- Buford Jones – engineering
- Dimo Safari – band photography
- Storm Thorgerson
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and Nick Marchant – cover design and graphics
Sales chart performance
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