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100th Window | Albums | Discography

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    UK Retail CD
    Japanese Retail CD
    Taiwanese Retail CD
    UK Retail Vinyl
    UK Retail Cassette
    Itunes Digital Retail #1
    Itunes Digital Retail #2
    French Promo CD
    Australian Promo CD
    UK Promo VHS
    Japanese Promo VHS
    UK Promo CD #1
    UK Promo CD #2


    UK Retail CD

    UKCD
    CommonRarity Rating: 1 Star

    Catalogue #: CDV2967

    Release Date: 10th February 2003

    Packaging: Standard Plastic Jewelcase With White CD Tray And 20 Page Colour Booklet

    Notes: The colour of the disc is sliver with no title information on it beside basic copyright information. After the last song on the album, Antistar, there is an secret hidden song that plays exactly 30 seconds after Antistar has ended. This hidden track has no name and there is no indication on the album sleeve or booklet of this hidden track's existence.

    1. Future Proof - Duration: 05:37
    2. What Your Soul Sings - Duration: 06:37
    3. Everywhen - Duration: 07:37
    4. Special Cases - Duration: 05:09
    5. Butterfly Caught - Duration: 07:33
    6. A Prayer For England - Duration: 05:44
    7. Small Time Shot Away - Duration: 07:57
    8. Name Taken - Duration: 07:47
    9. Antistar - Duration: 08:17


    Japanese Retail CD

    JapanCD
    Harder To FindRarity Rating: 3 Star

    Catalogue #: VJCP-68463

    Release Date: 29th January 2003

    Packaging: Standard Plastic Jewelcase With 20 Page Colour Booklet And Additional Lyrics Booklet + Obi-Strip

    Notes: The colour of the disc is sliver with no title information on it beside basic copyright information. The disc itself contains copy control protection. After the last song on the album, Antistar, there is an secret hidden song that plays exactly 30 seconds after Antistar has ended. This hidden track has no name and there is no indication on the album sleeve or booklet of this hidden track's existence.

    1. Future Proof - Duration: 05:37
    2. What Your Soul Sings - Duration: 06:37
    3. Everywhen - Duration: 07:37
    4. Special Cases - Duration: 05:09
    5. Butterfly Caught - Duration: 07:33
    6. A Prayer For England - Duration: 05:44
    7. Small Time Shot Away - Duration: 07:57
    8. Name Taken - Duration: 07:47
    9. Antistar - Duration: 08:17


    Taiwanese Retail CD

    TaiwanCD
    RareRarity Rating: 4 Star

    Catalogue #: 7243-5-813212-0

    Release Date: 11th February 2003

    Packaging: Standard Plastic Jewelcase With 20 Page Colour Booklet And Additional Lyrics Booklet + Obi-Strip

    Notes: The colour of the disc is sliver with no title information on it beside basic copyright information. The disc itself contains copy control protection. After the last song on the album, Antistar, there is an secret hidden song that plays exactly 30 seconds after Antistar has ended. This hidden track has no name and there is no indication on the album sleeve or booklet of this hidden track's existence.

    1. Future Proof - Duration: 05:37
    2. What Your Soul Sings - Duration: 06:37
    3. Everywhen - Duration: 07:37
    4. Special Cases - Duration: 05:09
    5. Butterfly Caught - Duration: 07:33
    6. A Prayer For England - Duration: 05:44
    7. Small Time Shot Away - Duration: 07:57
    8. Name Taken - Duration: 07:47
    9. Antistar - Duration: 08:17


    UK Retail Vinyl

    UKVinyl
    Not So CommonRarity Rating: 2 Star

    Catalogue #: V2967

    Release Date: 10th February 2003

    Packaging: Triple Foldout Heavy Cardboard Sleeve

    Notes: N/A

    A1. Future Proof - Duration: 05:37
    A2. What Your Soul Sings - Duration: 06:37
    B1. Everywhen - Duration: 07:37
    B2. Special Cases - Duration: 05:09
    C1. Butterfly Caught - Duration: 07:33
    C2. A Prayer For England - Duration: 05:44
    D1. Small Time Shot Away - Duration: 07:57
    D2. Name Taken - Duration: 07:47
    E1. Antistar - Duration: 08:17


    UK Retail Cassette

    UKCassette
    RareRarity Rating: 4 Star

    Catalogue #: 7243-58132144

    Release Date: 10th February 2003

    Packaging: Cardboard Cassette Sleeve In Plastic Cassette Case

    Notes: N/A

    A1. Future Proof - Duration: 05:37
    A2. What Your Soul Sings - Duration: 06:37
    A3. Everywhen - Duration: 07:37
    A4. Special Cases - Duration: 05:09
    A5. Butterfly Caught - Duration: 07:33
    B1. A Prayer For England - Duration: 05:44
    B2. Small Time Shot Away - Duration: 07:57
    B3. Name Taken - Duration: 07:47
    B4. Antistar - Duration: 08:17


    Itunes Digital Retail #2

    Itunes
    CommonRarity Rating: 1 Star

    Catalogue #: N/A

    Release Date: Sometime in 2006

    Packaging: 256 kbps AAC Format along with Digital Booklet

    Notes: This compilation includes the majority of the remixes from the Special Cases and Butterfly Caught singles.

    1. Special Cases (Luomo's Casing) - Duration: 07:56
    2. Special Cases (Akufen Remix) - Duration: 09:56
    3. Butterfly Caught (RJD2 Remix) - Duration: 04:26
    4. Butterfly Caught (RJD2 Instrumental) - Duration: 04:26
    5. Butterfly Caught (Jagz Kooner Remix) - Duration: 06:06
    6. Butterfly Caught (Version Point Five) - Duration: 05:45
    7. Butterfly Caught (Paul Daley Remix) - Duration: 05:58
    8. Butterfly Caught (Paul Daley Dub) - Duration: 04:59
    9. Butterfly Caught (Octave One Remix) - Duration: 07:17


    French Promo CD

    FrenchCD
    CommonRarity Rating: 5 Star

    Catalogue #: CDV2967

    Release Date: February 2003

    Packaging: Standard Plastic Jewelcase Encased in Heavy Glass Box And With A Slimline Cardboard Slipcase

    Notes: This is a very unique promo among all of Massive Attack's promo releases and also exceedingly rare, with less than 50 of these being produced. The glass box is composed of two parts, with the bottom part having a hollow portion to fit the 100th Window album. The album jewelcase is also wrapped in a plastic sheet with the words "Nouvel Album" on the front cover. The glass box is also engraved with the words "Massive Attack" in top left corner and "100th Window" in the bottom right corner. Finally, a black cardboard slipcase fits around the glass box which has the record label name Delabel printed on the bottom of the slipcase.

    1. Future Proof - Duration: 05:37
    2. What Your Soul Sings - Duration: 06:37
    3. Everywhen - Duration: 07:37
    4. Special Cases - Duration: 05:09
    5. Butterfly Caught - Duration: 07:33
    6. A Prayer For England - Duration: 05:44
    7. Small Time Shot Away - Duration: 07:57
    8. Name Taken - Duration: 07:47
    9. Antistar - Duration: 08:17


    Australian Promo CD

    AustraliaCD
    Very RareRarity Rating: 5 Star

    Catalogue #: PR161

    Release Date: January 2003

    Packaging: Slimline Plastic Jewelcase With No Front Or Back Cover

    Notes: N/A

    1. Future Proof - Duration: 05:37
    2. What Your Soul Sings - Duration: 06:37
    3. Everywhen - Duration: 07:37
    4. Special Cases - Duration: 05:09
    5. Butterfly Caught - Duration: 07:33
    6. A Prayer For England - Duration: 05:44
    7. Small Time Shot Away - Duration: 07:57
    8. Name Taken - Duration: 07:47
    9. Antistar - Duration: 08:17


    UK Promo VHS

    UKVHS
    Very RareRarity Rating: 5 Star

    Catalogue #: N/A

    Release Date: 17th December 2002

    Packaging: VHS Sized Hard Plastic Case

    Notes: The sticker on the the VHS itself proclaims this to be a "Generic Filmed Interview With 3D". This was produced to give journalists an idea of the concept behind 100th Window and on how it was produced. The interview itself was also released publicly on the internet for all to view.

    1. Generic Filmed Interview With 3D - Duration: 35:23


    Japanese Promo VHS

    JapanVHS
    Very RareRarity Rating: 5 Star

    Catalogue #: N/A

    Release Date: January 2003

    Packaging: White Cardboard VHS Sleeve

    Notes: This VHS was produced by Toshiba EMI for the Japanese music press. It contains roughly 5 minutes of promo "blips" featuring images of the shattering glassmen set to ambient music samples from 100th Window. This particular VHS is in the NTSC format.

    1. Promo Blips - Duration: ~05:00


    UK Promo CD #1

    UKCD
    Harder To FindRarity Rating: 3 Star

    Catalogue #: CDVDJ2967

    Release Date: December 2002

    Packaging: Transparent Plastic Disc Shaped Box With Pop-Up Tray

    Notes: The colour of the disc is black with no title information on it beside basic copyright information. The disc itself contains copy control protection. This promo contains a different version of Future Proof as it is slightly extended with two additional beeps at the very beginning of the song.

    1. Future Proof - Duration: 05:37
    2. What Your Soul Sings - Duration: 06:37
    3. Everywhen - Duration: 07:37
    4. Special Cases - Duration: 05:09
    5. Butterfly Caught - Duration: 07:33
    6. A Prayer For England - Duration: 05:44
    7. Small Time Shot Away - Duration: 07:57
    8. Name Taken - Duration: 07:47
    9. Antistar - Duration: 08:17


    UK Promo CD #2

    UKCD
    RareRarity Rating: 4 Star

    Catalogue #: CDIVDJ2967

    Release Date: January 2003

    Packaging: Slimline Cardboard Sleeve

    Notes: This is a audio recording of an interview between 3D and a journalist named Sally Stratton that was recorded in December 2002, where she quizzes 3D about the then upcoming release of 100th Window. The journalist's voice does not feature on the CD; it is just 3D answering the questions, she presumably just asked him. Listen to the entire interview on YouTube.

    1. Why Has This Album Taken So Long? - Duration: 05:37
    2. What Prompted You To Restart The Project? - Duration: 00:51
    3. So What Was The Eventual Starting Point For This Album? - Duration: 01:56
    4. How Has Your Sound Moved On From Mezzanine? - Duration: 01:03
    5. Why Have You Decided To Abandon Samples On This Album? - Duration: 00:42
    6. To What Extent Have Advances In Technology Affected Your Sound? - Duration: 00:39
    7. How Can You Ensure That Your Music Is Still Emotional When It Is So Machine-Made? - Duration: 00:59
    8. Is It Hard To Find The Right Balance Between Experimentation And Perfectionism? - Duration: 00:42
    9. Sequencing An Album Can Often Be The Hardest Job Of All - Duration: 00:45
    10. What Sort Of Reactions Are You Getting To This New Album? - Duration: 00:51
    11. Do You Think This New Record Will Draw In New Fans? - Duration: 00:21
    12. Do You Still Get A Thrill Out Of Writing Songs? - Duration: 00:38
    13. So What Was The Eventual Starting Point Of Most Of Your Songs? - Duration: 00:22
    14. How Do You Match The Singer To The Song? - Duration: 00:44
    15. You Clearly Value Horace Andy's Contribution To Your Music Very Highly... - Duration: 00:36
    16. Why Did You Choose Sinead O Connor To Sing On This Album? - Duration: 01:00
    17. How Did You Approach Her Vocals? - Duration: 00:42
    18. Tell Me About Her Song 'A Prayer For England'? - Duration: 00:48
    19. How Do You Come Up With The Lyrics For Horace Andy? - Duration: 00:22
    20. How Did You Choose Which Songs Would Fit Your Voice? - Duration: 00:48
    21. When It Comes To Your Own Vocals Are You Very Self-Critical? - Duration: 01:02
    22. How Do You Make Your Vocals Sound So Intimate? - Duration: 00:46
    23. How Do Your Lyrics Come Together? - Duration: 00:53
    24. You're Printing The Lyrics On The Album Sleeve This Time... - Duration: 00:38
    25. Do You Have Great Plans To Update MassiveAttack.com For This Album? - Duration: 01:09
    26. How Do You Combine Music And Politics? - Duration: 00:33
    27. How Are You Active In The Campaign To Stop The War Against Iraq? - Duration: 01:00
    28. What's The Significance Of The Album Title 100th Window? - Duration: 00:52
    29. 'Special Cases' Is The First Single From This Album, What's It About? - Duration: 01:24
    30. Did That Track Always Stand Out As A Potential Single? - Duration: 00:24
    31. At What Point In The Creative Process Do Ideas For Videos Kick In? - Duration: 00:37
    32. What Do You Envisage For The 'Special Cases' Video? - Duration: 00:25
    33. How Important Is It To Keep Control Over The Way Your Music Is Marketed? - Duration: 01:07
    34. How Did You Arrive At The Idea For Your Album Cover? - Duration: 01:34
    35. Those Glass Figures Must Have Taken Some Construction... - Duration: 00:41
    36. How Ambitious Will Your Live Show Be? - Duration: 00:49
    37. Has Trying Out New Ideas Always Been Central To Massive Attack's Existence? - Duration: 01:11
    38. Now This Album Is Finished, When Will You Be Ready To Record New Material? - Duration: 01:10
    39. Do You Have Any Vocalists In Mind For The Next Album? - Duration: 00:24
    40. What Does Being A Part Of Massive Attack Mean To You? - Duration: 00:33