MENU
Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography
Progarchives, the progressive rock ultimate discography

BIG TIME (MAXI-SINGLE)

Peter Gabriel

Crossover Prog


From Progarchives.com, the ultimate progressive rock music website

Peter Gabriel Big Time (maxi-single) album cover
2.38 | 22 ratings | 2 reviews | 9% 5 stars

Write a review
Buy PETER GABRIEL Music
from Progarchives.com partners
Singles/EPs/Fan Club/Promo, released in 1986

Songs / Tracks Listing

Side 1
1. Big Time (Dance Mix) (6:10)

Side 2
2. In Your Eyes (Special Mix) (7:14)
3. We Do What We're Told (milgram's 37) (LP Version) (3:18)

Total Time 16:42

Lyrics

Search PETER GABRIEL Big Time (maxi-single) lyrics

Music tabs (tablatures)

Search PETER GABRIEL Big Time (maxi-single) tabs

Line-up / Musicians

Performers not listed.

Releases information

Geffen Records 0-20600 (1986)

Thanks to progaeopteryx for the addition
Edit this entry

PETER GABRIEL MP3, Free Download (music stream)


Open extended player in a new pop-up window | Random Playlist (50) | How to submit new MP3s
No MP3/Stream available for this artist.
Collaborate with Progarchives.com, learn how to submit new MP3s.

Buy PETER GABRIEL Big Time (maxi-single) Music


No release results - showing artist results instead
So (25th Anniversary Remaster)So (25th Anniversary Remaster)
Remastered
Real World Productions 2012
Audio CD$7.00
$6.49 (used)
So (33 RPM Version)So (33 RPM Version)
Remastered
Real World Productions 2017
Vinyl$15.89
$11.98 (used)
Shaking the Tree: Sixteen Golden GreatsShaking the Tree: Sixteen Golden Greats
Remastered
Real World Productions 2010
Audio CD$7.00
$5.62 (used)
Peter Gabriel 2: ScratchPeter Gabriel 2: Scratch
Remastered
Real World Productions 2010
Audio CD$6.99
$4.19 (used)
Peter Gabriel 3: MeltPeter Gabriel 3: Melt
Remastered
Real World Productions 2010
Audio CD$8.58
$5.90 (used)
Peter Gabriel 1Peter Gabriel 1
Remastered
Real World Productions 2010
Audio CD$6.99
$7.99 (used)
Peter Gabriel 4: SecurityPeter Gabriel 4: Security
Remastered
Real World Productions 2010
Audio CD$6.99
$6.11 (used)
Passion (3LP 45 RPM Half Speed Remaster) (Limited Edition)Passion (3LP 45 RPM Half Speed Remaster) (Limited Edition)
Limited Edition
Real World Productions 2017
Vinyl$30.13
$36.25 (used)
Peter Gabriel 1 (33 RPM Version)Peter Gabriel 1 (33 RPM Version)
Remastered
Real World Productions 2017
Vinyl$15.73
$7.60 (used)
HitHit
Remastered
Geffen Records 2003
Audio CD$20.37
$3.98 (used)


More places to buy PETER GABRIEL music online Buy PETER GABRIEL & Prog Rock Digital Music online:

PETER GABRIEL Big Time (maxi-single) ratings distribution


2.38
(22 ratings)
Essential: a masterpiece of progressive rock music(9%)
9%
Excellent addition to any prog rock music collection(23%)
23%
Good, but non-essential (36%)
36%
Collectors/fans only (27%)
27%
Poor. Only for completionists (5%)
5%

PETER GABRIEL Big Time (maxi-single) reviews


Showing all collaborators reviews and last reviews preview | Show all reviews/ratings

Collaborators/Experts Reviews

Review by russellk
PROG REVIEWER
2 stars I had this. 'Had' being the operative word. Pretty much a waste of time, these mid-80s extended or dance mixes. Very few added anything to the featured song, and that is certainly the case here. None of the tracks are poor, but none are anywhere near as good as the originals (which, in my opinion, are not among GABRIEL'S best anyway). I don't imagine it's easy to find now, which is good, because you'll be able to resist the temptation.
Review by progaardvark
PROG REVIEWER
2 stars This 12-inch single release of Peter Gabriel's Big Time was very much like what others were doing at the time. Getting some producer take the original recording and remix it into a lovely danceable number suited for the dance clubs of the time. As you can imagine, the results are typically horrendous. And such is the case with this.

Side B contained some sort of special remix of In Your Eyes, plus the LP version of We Do What We're Told (Milgram's 37). The last song is the only really interesting song for it's powerful lyrics and strange ambient soundscape. The other two songs are forgettable top 40 fodder, both not as good as the originals from Gabriel's So album.

Clearly for collectors, die-hard fans, and completionists. I suspect this 12-inch single is quite rare nowadays, so at the very least the search for it might be a challenge. Two stars.

Latest members reviews

No review or rating for the moment | Submit a review

Post a review of PETER GABRIEL "Big Time (maxi-single)"

You must be a forum member to post a review, please register here if you are not.

MEMBERS LOGIN ZONE

As a registered member (register here if not), you can post rating/reviews (& edit later), comments reviews and submit new albums.

You are not logged, please complete authentication before continuing (use forum credentials).

Forum user
Forum password

Copyright Prog Archives, All rights reserved. | Legal Notice | Privacy Policy | Advertise | RSS + syndications

Other sites in the MAC network: JazzMusicArchives.com — jazz music reviews and archives | MetalMusicArchives.com — metal music reviews and archives